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Waikato science fair winners announced

An investigation in a Hamilton gully by Waikato secondary school student earned him top prize in the annual NIWA Waikato Regional Science and Technology Fair.

Wellington’s next young scientists step up

Budding scientists from all over the Wellington region are displaying their ingenuity, creativity and analytic skills at the annual NIWA Wellington Regional Science and Technology Fair at Victoria University of Wellington this week.

Student ingenuity, innovation on show at science fair

Science students from around the Waikato are putting their ingenuity and analytical skills on the line at this weekend’s annual NIWA Waikato Science and Technology Fair.

Ingenuity and creativity on show at NIWA Auckland Science Fair

Auckland students are putting their analytical powers to the test as they gear up for the NIWA Auckland City Science and Technology Fair this week.

Mapping Northland's dune lakes

NIWA scientists and Northland Regional Council staff are uncovering more of the mysteries of the North’s prized dune lakes using a canoe and some specialist hydro-acoustic surveying equipment.