Digging for earthquake evidence

17 days ago by Kate Boersen

Scientists searching for evidence of past earthquakes have dug a 90 metre long trench in Aramoana, southern Hawke’s Bay.They selected the site at Aramoana as it has been uplifted in...

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CANCELLED: Scientists to share latest Hikurangi subduction zone findings

20 days ago by Kate Boersen

This event has unfortunately been CANCELLED.

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NIWA Intern Blog: Studying the seafloor

24 days ago by Tayla Hill

Scientists who study the seafloor use a wide range of data to get a more complete picture of complex natural processes and systems. For seismic related research along the Hikurangi...

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NIWA Intern Blog: A summer analysing seafloor organisms

24 days ago by Tess Thomson

Kia ora koutou katoa. Ko Tessa Thomson tōku ingoa, Nō Ngāti Tukorehe ahau.

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Moving mountains on the ocean floor may hold key to East Coast earthquakes

26 days ago by GNS Science

Earthquakes and slow slip events may be influenced by mountains on the ocean floor, or “seamounts”, according to new research co-authored by GNS Science.

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