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Soil testing to understand earthquake shaking

16 days ago by Kate Boersen

A Napier researcher is carrying out soil testing across Hawke’s Bay to help inform and improve the assessment of potential shaking characteristics of future earthquakes.

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Unlocking the Secrets of the Hikurangi Subduction Zone public talk

16 days ago by Kate Boersen

Hawke’s Bay people had the opportunity to learn more about New Zealand’s largest fault, the Hikurangi subduction zone last week.

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Dr Laura Wallace named as a Fellow of the Royal Society of New Zealand

44 days ago by GNS Science

Geophysicist Laura Wallace of GNS Science was today named as a Fellow of the Royal Society of New Zealand Te Apārangi for research that has put New Zealand at the...

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Successful mission to record the earth’s rumbles at NZ’s largest fault

50 days ago by Kate Boersen

Valuable insights into the risk of earthquakes and tsunami from New Zealand’s largest fault line will be gained after scientists successfully placed high tech earthquake recording instruments on the sea...

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Understanding the mysteries of the earth

52 days ago by Bill Fry and Kate Boersen

For the past couple of weeks, teams of earthquake scientists have been visiting remote sites in the region around Gisborne to collect data that may eventually help New Zealand understand...

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Tangaroa Voyage Blog #5 Back on land

53 days ago by Weiwei Wang and Katie Woods

Weiwei Wang and Katie Woods are two PhD students from Victoria University of Wellington who will blogging about their first ever voyage on the research vessel Tangaroa.

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Tangaroa Voyage Blog # 4 Wind and Waves

59 days ago by Katie Woods and Weiwei Wang

Weiwei Wang and Katie Woods are two PhD students from Victoria University of Wellington who will blogging about their first ever voyage on the research vessel Tangaroa.

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Tangaroa Voyage Blog #3 One week at sea

2 months ago by Katie Woods and Weiwei Wang

Weiwei Wang and Katie Woods are two PhD students from Victoria University of Wellington who will blogging about their first ever voyage on the research vessel Tangaroa.

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Tangaroa Voyage Blog #2 First few days at sea

2 months ago by Weiwei Wang and Katherine Woods

Weiwei Wang and Katie Woods are two PhD students from Victoria University of Wellington who will blogging about their first ever voyage on the research vessel Tangaroa.

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Tangaroa Voyage Blog #1 It's getting exciting

2 months ago by Weiwei Wang & Katie Woods

Weiwei Wang and Katie Woods are two PhD students from Victoria University of Wellington who will blogging about their first ever voyage on the research vessel Tangaroa.

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