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Death of the gods: The woeful response to kauri dieback disease - Metro. The last stands of giant kauri in Waitākere can be found a few minutes from the Hardware Cafe in Titirangi village, where I meet with Mels Barton.
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Show more Week in Review. Landmark study finds cellphones are linked to cancer. There is now "clear evidence" that cellphone radiation can cause cancers of the heart, brain and adrenal glands, a landmark National Institutes of Health (NIH) study warns.
A final report, released today, confirms the preliminary findings that were released in 2016 after scientists were alarmed by early indications that cell radiation may be carcinogenic, the Daily Mail reports. Although the tests were done on rodents at levels much higher than humans are currently exposed to, the link between cellphones and cancer in male rats was undeniable.
For female rats and mice of both sexes, the evidence was less clear as to whether cancers observed were associated with signal exposure. Still, scientists warn that the new research suggests that men in particular should take precautions to minimise the exposure of sensitive areas to cellphone radiation. "In our studies, rats and mice received radio frequency radiation (RFR) across their whole bodies. Fighting fast fashion: how to be an ethical consumer - Noted. RelatedArticlesModule - ethical consumerism In the era of fast fashion, what can consumers do to ensure what they're buying hasn't been made by exploited workers?
Five years ago garment workers entered Rana Plaza, an eight-storey building in Bangladesh housing multiple clothing factories. The alarming new evidence about chemicals and plastics we use at home - The Listener. RelatedArticlesModule - Toxins chemicals From sperm counts to obesity, scientists are only beginning to understand the long-term health effects of many chemicals in everyday use.
Precious rock New Zealand is accused of stealing from the Sahara. Lauren Shields: nine-month experiment in modesty. Aiming to uncover the demands placed on women to dress a certain way, author Lauren Shields experimented by dressing conservatively for nine months.
Photo: Public domain Shields, from Silicon Valley, California, has written a book about the experience called The Beauty Suit: How My Year of Religious Modesty Made Me a Better Feminist. The human cost of Housing NZ's meth-testing debacle. It's 34,361 and rising: how the List tallies Europe's migrant bodycount. The Librarian's Guide to Homelessness. Retirement savings: Automation for an ageing population - Noted. RelatedArticlesModule - Harbour.
Reading, empathy, and environmental literacy for Earth Day. The Shocking Truth Behind Samoa Planet - Samoa Planet. A certain anonymous writer and his followers have been screaming that Samoa Planet is government owned and funded, and that our souls belong to the Prime Minister.
The attacker claims Samoa Planet only publishes government propaganda and we get paid loads of corrupt money to do so. He also has an obsession with our alleged evil sex activities, and calls us the ‘most dangerous and manipulative women in society’. Suffrage 125. Why are children with disabilities like autism still being excluded from New Zealand’s schools? - North & South. Hipkins also accepts the structures in place for allocating funding are flawed, and suggests that in line with the move to scrap National Standards, the government will focus on designing a more child-centric education system.
“I’m not in a position [yet] to give a firm answer on whether we need to completely change the funding system, but we will be asking, how do we make the system more responsive to the needs of the individual child?” Speaking directly to anyone at the Ministry of Education proved more difficult. Katrina Casey, deputy secretary sector engagement and support, did answer questions via email through the MoE press office, and she has quite a different take on the funding and support issue. Our Wāhine. The problem with Hairy Maclary: Meet the Rebel Girls putting women into picture books. Last updated 05:00, March 17 2018. Five unintended consequences of the electric car revolution. School shootings rarely happen in NZ – but we’ve got nothing to be smug about.
How the smartphone affected an entire generation of kids - Noted. As someone who researches generational differences, I find one of the most frequent questions I’m asked is “What generation am I in?” iGen: Why today's kids are growing up safer and less happy than before. This graphic shows percentage changes in key health indicators from 2001-12 using Youth2000 series data: How to be a responsible traveller in Thailand - Noted. Broadsheet, New Zealand's Feminist Magazine 1972 - 1997.
This photo of Harvey flooding at Houston airport is totally fake – BGR. Stereotypes in film/TV & impact on kids.