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Ambitious proposals for surplus electricity once Tiwai closes

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Ambitious proposals for surplus electricity once Tiwai closes

Professors Sally Brooker and David Williams discuss options for using surplus electricity at the Manapouri power station.

August 11, 2020

Materials: Fact or Fiction - Wildfire

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Materials: Fact or Fiction - Wildfire

Science journalist Kit Chapman discusses the science behind Wildfire from Game of Thrones on RNZ's Nights with Bryan Crump.

August 7, 2020

National New Energy Centre opens in Taranaki

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National New Energy Centre opens in Taranaki

A long awaited new energy centre has been officially opened in Taranaki.

July 28, 2020

Materials: Fact or Fiction - Tricorder

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Materials: Fact or Fiction - Tricorder

Dr Michel Nieuwoudt discusses the science behind Tricorder on RNZ Nights with Bryan Crump.

July 27, 2020

15 Minutes Smarter - Episode One: Not Immaterial

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15 Minutes Smarter - Episode One: Not Immaterial

Jono and Claire discuss the importance of materials since the start of civilisation.

July 16, 2020

Materials: Fact or Fiction - The Subtle Knife

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Materials: Fact or Fiction - The Subtle Knife

On RNZ Nights with Bryan Crump, Dr Mike Price discusses the science behind the Subtle Knife.

July 10, 2020

Materials: Fact or Fiction - Flubber

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Materials: Fact or Fiction - Flubber

Dr Nate Davis discusses the science behind Flubber on RNZ Nights with Bryan Crump.

June 26, 2020

Materials: Fact or Fiction - Neutronium

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Materials: Fact or Fiction - Neutronium

Associate Professor JJ Eldridge discusses the science behind Neutronium from Star Wars, Star Trek and the Marvel Comics.

June 12, 2020

Materials: Fact or Fiction - Feminum

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Materials: Fact or Fiction - Feminum

Associate Professor Nicola Gaston discusses the science behind feminum from Wonder Woman on RadioNZs' Nights.

May 29, 2020

Materials: Fact or Fiction - Adamantium

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Materials: Fact or Fiction - Adamantium

Dr Chris Bumby discusses the science behind Adamantium from the Marvel Universe with RadioNZ Nights' Bryan Crump.

May 15, 2020

Materials: Fact or Fiction - Spiderman's Silk

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Materials: Fact or Fiction - Spiderman's Silk

Postdoctoral fellow Dr Paul Hume looks into the science behind Spiderman's Silk on RNZ Nights.

May 1, 2020

Materials: Fact or Fiction - Sting

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Materials: Fact or Fiction - Sting

On RNZ Nights with Bryan Crump, Dr Mike Price discusses the science behind Sting from Lord of the Rings.

April 17, 2020

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