The Road To The Future : An Electric Pioneer and his Magnificent Battery Cars, ISBN: 9780473553906 - available from Nationwide Book Distributors Ltd NZ.
The Road To The Future : An Electric Pioneer and his Magnificent Battery Cars by Viv Walker. ISBN: 9780473553906. Published by Swirld Books. Available from Nationwide Book Distributors Ltd, NZ.
Why is the Wasp a Pest? — SCHOOL JOURNAL
Series: School Journal Level 2 May 2019 Curriculum level: 2 Reading year level: 4 Category: Non-fiction by Phil Lester If you’ve ever stood on a wasp, you’ll know they have a very painful sting. But bees can sting, too, and we don’t think of bees as a problem. So why do most people think of the wasp as a pest?
Book Review: Tamanui the Brave Kokako of Taranaki, by Rebecca Beyer & Linley Wellington
Available in bookshops nationwide. Rebecca Beyer and Linley Wellington are two New Plymouth authors helping to bring back the Kokako to Taranaki. There was a time when Kokako had no predators and c…
Book Review: Tuna and Hiriwa, by Ripeka Takotowai Goddard, illustrated by Kimberly Andrews
Available in bookshops nationwide. One of the joys of reviewing books is that I get first look at some wonderful adaptations of old tales, and a chance to see our Aotearoa stories being presented t…
Heke-nuku-mai-nga-iwi - Busby: Not Here by Chance
Heke-nuku-mai-nga-iwi - Busby: Not Here by Chance - BIOGRAPHY. This biography of Heke-nuku-mai-nga-iwi Busby brings together the varied life experiences that have made Hec Busby the master waka builder, waka expert, celestial navigator and highly regarded Te Rarawa elder that he is today. He is one of the few active waka taua builders in the world.
BOOKS ON MAORI ASTRONOMY Dr Rangi Matamua (Tūhoe) is an associate professor at the University of Waikato, and his research fields are Māori astronomy and star lore, Māori culture, and Māori language development, research and revitalisation. He travels extensively throughout the country giving public lectures about Matariki and Māori Astronomy.
Resources, New Zealand Marine Studies Centre, University of Otago, New Zealand
The New Zealand Marine Studies Centre produces a range of marine education resources. Phone 03 479 5826. Email firstname.lastname@example.org
The Awa Book of New Zealand Science
The Awa Book of New Zealand Science Rebecca Priestley (Editor) This landmark anthology of writings will excite readers of all ages about extraordinary scientific discoveries made by New Zealand scientists.
The legacy of Ngatoroirangi: Maori customary use of geothermal resources
Geothermal activity has always been regarded as a significant traditional resource among Maori communities of the Bay of Plenty, Rotorua and Taupo districts. The principal settlements of the tribes of Te Arawa, Ngati Tahu and Ngati Tuwharetoa were associated with geothermal areas. Outside the Taupo Volcanic Zone there were numerous other hot springs which were also highly valued by Maori. Areas of surface geothermal activity all have some traditions, cultural and historical associations for…
'Atoms, dinosaurs & DNA', by Veronika Meduna & Rebecca Priestley ISBN : 9781869419547 Publisher : Random House Get an introduction to a NZ scientist and then explore the hubs for further articles, interactives and video clips.