Monthly Archives: August 2018


Some days I am in awe of creative adults. This is aSongScout responding to the Fibonacci sequence and Pie on the piano. I love it. Thanks to my daughter for showing me this. A science arts cross over; music and … Continue reading

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Treaty of Waitangi

In my professional life, I teach. Recently we were required to attend a half-day Treaty of Waitangi training seminar. The Treaty of Waitangi is the agreement between Maori and the English Crown that established Government in New Zealand. Many of … Continue reading

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The book that fights sexism with science | Science | The Guardian

This looks like an interesting book. With Inferior, Angela Saini counters long-held beliefs that biology stands in the way of parity between the sexes. Now her message is set to reach thousands of schools Source: The book that fights sexism … Continue reading

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Soar around the Moon, carried by the music of Debussy, in this breathtaking space flight | Aeon Videos

This is a wonderful example of a science arts interdisciplinary piece. Please enjoy. Vast lunar landscapes set to the aching, shimmering piano of Claude Debussy’s 1905 composition ‘Clair de Lune’ (French for ‘moonlight’) offer an enchanting melding of science and … Continue reading

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Jim Curtis Double DTM RIP.

I met Jim when I emailed Massey University Toastmasters. My line manager had asked me to set up a speaking club at IPU New Zealand. As an experienced Toastmaster, I thought that there would be someone in Palmerston North in … Continue reading

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Aussie doctor’s pro-vaccination sign goes viral – NZ Herald

Please share this. Source: Aussie doctor’s pro-vaccination sign goes viral – NZ Herald

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