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     3  -2 2014 jan 27wordpress coding nzAdding a StatCounter visit count to your WordPress blogroll | Code Here's how to install a StatCounter visit counter into WordPress blogrolls. ... to their blog, e.g. http:sciblogs.co. nz / code -for-life/ for Code for life.).
     4  -1 2014 mar 05collagen beauty bedsCollagen – the Biggest Con in the Beauty Industry? | Molecular MattersIt seems to me that applying collagen on the skin to make it more “springy” is a little like trying to respring on old bed by throwing a bag of  ...
     4  ~ 2014 mar 04collagen beds nzCollagen is the term for a group of proteins which play an important role in
     4  +8 2014 feb 03marsdens key to successMarsden 2013: Big increase in funding lifts success rate | A Measure This post is late, very late! I have a long list of excuses, many of which involve moving to Auckland and writing a Centre of Research Excellence  ...
     5  ~ 2014 feb 08education sector technology adoption reportKey Technology Trends in Tertiary Education | Molecular MattersThe latest report focuses on the higher education sector , providing a ... six “key trends accelerating higher education technology adoption ” and  ...
     5  +96 2013 dec 19valentine australia student vectorNew Zealand and Australian university students – win $1500 writing NewScientist magazine are offering a science writing competition, closing September 21st, for New Zealand and Australian university students   ...
     6  -4 2013 dec 21lead forensics and statcounterAdding a StatCounter visit count to your WordPress blogroll - SciBlogsHere's how to install a StatCounter visit counter into WordPress blogrolls. Or at least sciblogs blogrolls! - this is mostly for my blogging  ...
     7  +3 2014 feb 28new zealands latest gadgetGriffin's Gadgets - SciBlogsA technology blog by Peter Griffin, manager of the Science Media Centre of New Zealand - looking at the latest news and developments in the  ...
     7  +3 2014 feb 04stephen fry galileoThe Galileo myths | Open Parachute - SciBlogs“ Galileo was a man of science oppressed by the irrational and superstitious. ..... If you can't see that Stephen Fry clearly says that Galileo was  ...
     8  +93 2014 jan 14nz rivers water qualityAn overview of the water quality in New Zealand rivers | WaiologyBy Rob Davies-Colley The quality of water in rivers and downstream lakes and estuaries strongly affects how we can use it and what value we  ...
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     8  -1 2013 dec 23laser cutting lyttelton nzThe Christchurch / Lyttelton earthquake aftershocks news thread @nzherald Orion said power has been cut to around 54,000 customers across Christchurch following the magnitude 6 earthquake. [Power  ...
     8  +14 2013 dec 04buy uniquehoodia nzHoodia Gordonii | NZSkeptic - SciBlogsAfter a tortuous 45 minute grocery shop with the kids in tow, I was met with a
     9  -2 2014 mar 06parachute wordpress themeThemes | Open Parachute - SciBlogsMany themes also received small updates. For example, two options were added to one of the most popular themes on WordPress .com, MistyLook: single post  ...
     9  -3 2013 dec 26mouse deterrent blueElectromagnetic Pest Repellent | Physics Stop - SciBlogsI saw in the newspaper yesterday an advert for an 'ultrasonic and electromagnetic' mouse and rat repeller . That got me interested.
     10  +3 2014 feb 14dawn gordon stalkerDawn Gordon | Chthonic Wildlife Ramblings - SciBlogsAnd in the never ending cycle of life with a stalker . One, appear on National TV twice in NZ with interviews on elephant poaching and smuggling. Two, stalker   ...
     10  +18 2014 feb 06nzqa physicsScholarship exams – answer the question | Physics Stop - SciBlogsLast Saturday I did a morning session with high-school students who are preparing to sit the NZQA scholarship exam in physics later this year.
     10  -1 2013 dec 11sensible sentencing trustNonsense from Sensible Sentencing Trust Spokesperson ... - SciBlogsIt was reported in the Sunday Star Times today that Sensible Sentencing Trust spokesperson, Garth McVicar has submitted to Parliament that a  ...
     11  -1 2014 jan 29mms and pancreatic cancermms revisited | BioBlog - SciBlogsCan the ' miracle mineral supplement ' tell the difference here? And how ... One was a lady with a 6cm pancreas cancer tumor, sent home to die.
     12  -1 2014 feb 27scienceblogsSciBlogs - New Zealand's largest science blog networkare the theme of the newly-lauched website, MySciCareer. The website, developed by Eva Amsen and Lou Woodley, former biochemists who now work in  ...
     12  +4 2014 feb 17gregaria papaScience-Life - Part 2 - SciBlogsto MC the Realise the Dream celebratory awards dinner at Te Papa last night. ..... due to a population explosion of crab larvae, called Munida gregaria .
     12  -3 2014 jan 13hot topic insurance industryInsurance | Hot Topic - SciBlogsThere is growing consensus in the insurance industry that the warming climate is ... of coastal properties in several of the books I've reviewed on Hot Topic .
     12  -3 2013 dec 06atheist convention melbourneThe Global Atheist Convention , Melbourne 2012 – A Review Attending the Global Atheist Convention in Melbourne this past weekend is going to be one of my highlights of this year. It is the first atheist   ...
     12  -5 2013 dec 04baby archaeology trowelTrowelling | Digging the Dirt - SciBlogsArchaeological field work techniques, Part 1 Brigid Gallagher Feb 16 ... we are at a major milestone…a point where she is making the transition from my baby ,  ...
     13  -4 2014 feb 21tvnz on demandTvnz On Demand | Griffin's Gadgets - SciBlogsSee bottom for my hands-on review of TVNZ on Demand on the PS3. For some time there's been a battle for the lounge room underway, with consumer  ...
     13  +8 2014 feb 20science bloggingsciblogs.co.nz science blogs for New Zealand. ... I'm guessing most of those that follow this blog like reading. (Given time to read!) Coming soon is the annual  ...
     13  +51 2014 feb 10science blogs'This video will mainly interest scientists who are interested in social media and its use in networking ( blogging , Facebook, Twitter, etc). Scientist took a while to  ...
     13  +2 2014 feb 01tvnz one newsTVNZ One News | Infectious Thoughts - SciBlogsLast night TVNZ One News ran with the story that the University of Auckland spent $24 million last year on travel for staff. It was a pretty emotive bit of journalism:.
     13  +39 2014 jan 07drx nano cuoSampling a Cell without Killing it – Nanobiopsies | Molecular MattersRSS · Latest Posts · What is the Purpose of an Antimonial Cup ?
     13  +2 2014 jan 04dna helix vector artHow to spot a badly-drawn DNA helix | Code for Life - SciBlogsThe DNA double helix is one of the icons of our time. You'd wish ... You'd think getting it wrong would make the artist feel like. ... VectorJunky .
     13  +53 2013 dec 24biggest blog networkAt this time of year, many parents worry about the risks posed to their children from exposure to Santa Claus. We know very little about the science of Santa  ...
     13  +32 2013 dec 20sue nicholson psychicA psychic faces a room of skeptics | Griffin's Gadgets - SciBlogsYou have to give Sue Nicholson credit. The self-proclaimed international psychic medium may be greeted with legions of fans interested in  ...
     14  +12 2014 mar 09science book writerWriting a popular science book ; links and writers ' warnings - SciBlogsIn it's place I will present a slightly longer list of popular science book writing links and some thoughts juggled into some sort of order. (If you just  ...
     14  +87 2014 feb 12weird contest week snippetScience snippets | misc.ience - SciBlogsThe winners of this year's Nikon Small World competition ... And, as I noticed last week but then completely forgot to blog: this year's Nikon  ...
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     15  +5 2014 feb 21new zealand blogsJane Kelsey makes no bones about the fact that she thinks that the Trans-Pacific Partnership Agreement is bad news for New Zealand : the first page of the book  ...
     15  +3 2014 feb 16nz blogssciblogs.co. nz science blogs for New Zealand . ... coming up in articles on natural health web sites and continually thrown into blog and Facebook discussions.
     15  +3 2014 feb 07blogs new zealandI really like this rant by Will Wilkinson, it reminds me of the sort of thing I wish I could write when I'm annoyed. I'll be honest, a lot of people out there talking about  ...
     15  -7 2014 jan 22east australia earthquake precursorsCan the weather cause earthquakes ? | Griffin's Gadgets - SciBlogsCyclones an earthquake precursor ? ... The numerous island land masses on the eastern side of the Australia plays a major role in affecting the  ...
     15  +2 2013 dec 25internet use new zealandNew Zealand internet usage is on the up! | misc.ience - SciBlogsInternet usage in New Zealand is, not surprisingly, on the increase :) Apparently, we're choosing easier access to the internet , more data and  ...
     15  -1 2013 dec 13ebook readersw nzThe joys of eBook readers — the Sony PRS-650 Touch | Open Mind you, eBook Readers have been in New Zealand only since last May, so I do feel like a rapid uptaker in this case. Of course the late arrival  ...
     15  ~ 2013 dec 12the god theoryTesting the God theory | Open Parachute - SciBlogsI enjoyed this video. It is a full lecture but well worth watching – especially if you are interested in the science-religion debates. Sean Carroll  ...
     16  +25 2014 feb 20sophie howardSophie Howard | Stick - SciBlogsThere's an opportunity for an 'open innovation' platform in New Zealand, and it could just be the way for companies to cost-effectively solve some of their R&D  ...
     16  -7 2014 feb 02mri reads mindTruth or lie? Can MRI help scientists read our minds ? | Guest WorkMind Reading has always been thought of as a superhuman skill, but ... Nevertheless the advances in functional MRI (fMRI) since the 1990s  ...
     16  +2 2014 feb 02daily scientific snippetsThe first is, of course, that this week's TOSP is out. It covers everything from nanotech to transhumanism, space skiing to forensic science , the  ...
     16  +12 2014 jan 27professor snarf awardA taste of success | Kidney Punch - SciBlogsDr Suetonia Palmer has just been awarded a prestigious Rutherford Discovery Fellowship valued at $800,000 over five years for research  ...
     16  +1 2013 dec 24on demand tvnz
     17  ~ 2014 jan 29the audience areWhat the audience are really thinking during your talk | Code for LifeLooking down at the faces as you rattle off the talk that you've nearly gotten down off pat, you sometimes find yourself wondering just what the   ...
     17  +11 2014 jan 13prepaid internet new zealandThe joys of ( prepaid ) mobile broadband | Griffin's Gadgets - SciBlogsHotel broadband in New Zealand is expensive – to to $30 a day. ... So prepaid mobile broadband is a good option for casual internet use on  ...
     17  +9 2013 dec 21baking soda ebookBad science: baking soda , fungi, cancer, nuclear fallout, rosacea According this blurb for the second edition of the Sodium Bicarbonate e-book , baking soda is the cure-all. Titled Sodium Bicarbonate – Rich  ...
     17  +4 2013 dec 16disease models and mechanismsDisease Models And Mechanisms | Infectious Thoughts - SciBlogsIn their paper just published in the open access journal Disease Models and Mechanisms , Hadas et al describe how male mice infected with a genetically  ...
     18  +83 2014 mar 05ken ring earth quakeKen Ring | The Atavism - SciBlogsKen Ring , the astrological weather forecaster, claims to have predicted the earthquake . I think Ring, with all his calculations and post-hoc explanations, is the  ...
     18  +45 2014 feb 22atlantis heathcareAtlantis Healthcare | Stick - SciBlogsAtlantis Healthcare has unique programmes that help patients stick to their courses of treatment, where particularly for chronic diseases such as diabetes,  ...
     18  +18 2014 feb 03dietary collagenCollagen in the body is assembled from amino acids in our diet , so it is not possible for collagen in the diet to move directly into the skin. Rather  ...
     18  -4 2014 jan 23pure white and deadlyPure , white and deadly ? | Food Stuff - SciBlogsIt's now 40 years since Professor John Yudkin (a Professor of Nutrition and Dietetics at the University of London from 1954 to 1971) published  ...
     18  +14 2013 dec 28on baking second editionBad science: baking soda, fungi, cancer, nuclear fallout, rosacea According this blurb for the second edition of the Sodium Bicarbonate e- book , baking soda is the cure-all. Titled Sodium Bicarbonate – Rich  ...
     18  ~ 2013 dec 24wind jet sciAny way the wind blows: earth's atmosphere animated ... - SciBlogsClick on 250mb to see the jet streams that guide storm tracks. ... Beccario was inspired by the hint.fm wind map of North America, and cut his  ...
     18  +30 2013 dec 09naturalnews woo disclaimersWakefield has not been vindicated and the courts do not think MMR Natural News has established itself as a popular purveyor of woo . The article by PF Louis has attempted to attract credibility by using the British  ...
     19  -4 2014 mar 04southern protein nzThis Week in Science History: 4-10-10 | Southern Genes - SciBlogsPrions propagate by transmitting a mis-folded protein state: so as with ... Wilkins was born in Pongaroa, north Wairarapa, New Zealand , his  ...
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     19  +6 2014 jan 22gm in nzUS to NZ : Get real about GM crops | Griffin's Gadgets - SciBlogsIt was fairly predictable that Dr Nina Fedoroff's comments about genetic modification during her visit to New Zealand this week would raise the  ...
     20  -3 2014 feb 25can't count any alpha particlesRutherford, Christchurch, alpha particles , Marsden and ... - SciBlogsAnd you can't blame them - Rutherford was born near Nelson, went to school in ... He was born and studied in Britain (as any British physics student ... the first time that I'd been (changing planes at the airport doesn't count ).
     20  -12 2014 feb 10pseudo bulb expressShould scientists respond to pseudo -science? | Kidney PunchHere, a scientist may express their opinion and their methodology of .... you think more people know about Edison and his light bulb invention,  ...
     20  -11 2014 feb 09helix mid in royal blueFrom the left downwards, means the helix is left -handed – which is ... right-DNA- red-blue-ID-10061973 ... leftie-DNA- light - blue -ID-10079201.
     20  +5 2014 jan 28website rank meterMay '13 – NZ blogs sitemeter ranking | Open Parachute - SciBlogsMay '13 – NZ blogs sitemeter ranking Ken Perrott Jun 01 ... Often bloggers will unintentionally delete the site meters when they refurbish their blog. Please note   ...
     20  -4 2014 jan 13add blogroll to wordpressHere's how to install a StatCounter visit counter into WordPress blogrolls . Or at least sciblogs blogrolls ! - this is mostly for my blogging  ...
     20  ~ 2013 dec 13up the acadamyshaking up the academy ? or, how the academy could ... - SciBlogsThe Academy's made up of the winners of the national Tertiary Teaching Excellence Awards, so there are around 150 or so of us now.
     20  -3 2013 dec 11wordpress visitor counter
     20  +5 2013 dec 05wp parachute themeNew Theme : Pilcrow | Open Parachute - SciBlogsThe Pilcrow theme is available today in Appearance â†' Themes and will soon be available in the WordPress Themes Directory, for self-hosted  ...
     20  +16 2013 dec 02summer travel statisticsSummer of stats part 4 – Summer travel | Guest Work - SciBlogsA running series from Statistics New Zealand helping us make sense of the Food Price Index and the Consumers Price Index…
     21  -6 2014 feb 12keep kronic legalKronic , More than a Herbal High | Molecular Matters - SciBlogsKronic has been referred to as a herbal high, however, recent ... back to nature,I will have to break the law to keep away from the legal highs.
     21  +5 2014 feb 09new zealand blogIn the Lockean framework, private property can be appropriated from the commons through the mixing of labour. If you mix your labour with the untilled soil ,  ...
     21  -8 2014 jan 13dr thomas levyVitamin C: Primal panacea? Yeah, right! | Infectious ThoughtsIt is interesting to note that Thomas E Levy , who trained as a medical doctor ... Despite '15 years of research' Dr Levy has not published a single  ...
     22  -4 2014 mar 07ken ring earthquake predictions
     22  +7 2014 mar 06hard maths sumsPopularising Maths – Dara O'Briain's School of Hard Sums - SciBlogsWhat a fascinating programme. Being a chemist made the second question easy :-)
     22  +79 2014 jan 14wp stats sitemeterHere's how to install a StatCounter visit counter into WordPress blogrolls. ... statistics (more than just how many visit) are Sitemeter , StatCounter   ...
     22  +1 2014 jan 13swineflu stemcell with dnaBlogimmuniqué: titles and series (and Not Just DNA #0) | Code for LifeThe first post will be Is a genome enough (Not Just DNA #1).
     22  -9 2013 dec 26school interviews nzLater school start times for NZ teenagers | Sleep on it - SciBlogsWe see a distinct difference in total sleep time between school and non- school ... During the recent Radio NZ interview , Paul Kelley described  ...
     23  -7 2014 feb 15blogrankingsNZ Blog Rankings | Open Parachute - SciBlogsHave a look at NZ Blog Rankings FAQ. This is particularly helpful to those wondering how to set up sitemeters. Please note, the system is automatic and relies  ...
     23  +13 2014 feb 06kronicKronic has been referred to as a herbal high, however, recent revelations suggest that the high derived from these products is far more likely to  ...
     23  -9 2014 jan 25hydrolyzed collagen skinIt seems to me that applying collagen on the skin to make it more “springy” ... hydrolyzed collagen improved the amount and quality of skin cells.
     23  +78 2014 jan 12psychic dream implausiblePsychics have it easy these days | Open Parachute - SciBlogsAre You Sharing too Much on Instagram? Watch This ' Psychic ' Use Social Media – AppNewser.
     24  +8 2014 mar 08leech therapy in ayurvedaLeech Therapy | Infectious Thoughts - SciBlogsTuesday: Greek leech therapy . Wednesday: Korean jimjjilbang. Thursday: Indian ayurveda . Friday: Thai yoga massage. Saturday: Japanese ganbanyoku.
     24  +69 2014 mar 02sir richards november contestPaper 2.0: Sir Richard's flexible revolution | Griffin's Gadgets - SciBlogs“I probably broke all sorts of OSH rules,” says Sir Richard , whose towering wall of paper comprised 80,000 pages of journal papers submitted to  ...
     24  +16 2014 feb 19party pillParty pills and animal testing | Infectious Thoughts - SciBlogsThousands of Kiwis & their pets took to the street this week to demonstrate against the use of animals to test the safety of ' party pills ' after the.
     24  -11 2014 feb 16partypills
     24  +5 2014 feb 14natures wonderland ginkgo bilobaGinkgo biloba does not stem loss of brain function in elderly - SciBlogsSteven Novella at Science-based Medicine (and others elsewhere) report the publication of a paper concluding that Ginkgo biloba does not  ...
     24  -12 2014 feb 05echo chamber effectGoogle personalised searches and the ' echo chamber ' effect Ruminating in the wee hours on google searches and echo chambers.) The echo chamber effect describes where a person or group who  ...
     24  +12 2014 feb 05frozen planet merchandiseFrozen Planet | misc.ience - SciBlogsThe Beeb, bless their cotton socks, has released some excerpts from their new the new BBC/Attenborough series Frozen Planet . Frozen Planet deals, as one  ...
     24  -2 2014 jan 14making a super bugSuperbug | Infectious Thoughts - SciBlogs“believed to be New Zealand's first victim of an aggressive superbug , caught while he was ... Why did Mr Pool have this bacteria but it wasn't making him sick?
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