RESEARCH NEWS

A list of all research articles in chronological order.

Zinc link in safer roof catchment rain

Zinc link in safer roof catchment rain

A new study of Wellington roof catchment rainwater has found that zinc in galvanised steel roofs can kill some bugs. But households concerned about the safety of emergency roof catchment rainwater in the event of an earthquake still need to disinfect it before drinking it.

Measuring an animal’s pain

Measuring an animal’s pain

A new device designed by engineers and veterinarians at Massey University seeks to change the way we understand animal pain, starting with sheep.

Love your bones

Love your bones

It is estimated about 22 per cent of women over 50 years of age will develop osteoporosis. So what can you do to reduce the risk of osteoporosis in your younger years?

Study shows franchise sector turnover now tops $46bn

Study shows franchise sector turnover now tops $46bn

The franchising sector is performing well off the back of New Zealand's strong economy and political stability over the past five years, a new report shows.

Geographer honoured for farm and forestry research
Thursday 25 May 2017
The study of this country's farming and forestry industries, and of the development of geography as a university subject in New Zealand, are themes at the heart of more than 30 years of academic work...
Doctoral research informed by global and local crisis
Tuesday 23 May 2017
Maureen Mooney has confronted crisis situations all over the world but returned to Christchurch to complete her PhD researching children's behaviour in the aftermath of the Canterbury earthquakes.
Older cats – when to say goodbye?
Tuesday 23 May 2017
A Massey researcher is looking for study participants who have euthanased their older cat in the past six months to better understand the interplay between veterinarians, animals and owners around...
Veges don’t make the cut in school kitchens
Tuesday 23 May 2017
A Massey University dietitian is concerned at the lack of skills taught to intermediate school children about creating and cooking simple meals using vegetables.
Election survey: How do you really feel about NZ?
Monday 22 May 2017
Massey University has partnered with Fairfax Media's stuff website to run a pre-election survey to gauge how people really feel about the challenges facing New Zealand in the run-up to this year's...
Health researcher awarded HRC grant
Monday 22 May 2017
Dr Kathryn Beck has been awarded nearly $250,000 from the Health Research Council to find out how diet and lifestyle patterns affect older people.
Development doctorates – tourism to alien species
Friday 12 May 2017
From the benefits of tourism for Fijians to the impact of invasive giant African snails in the Solomon Islands - five new PhD graduates from Massey University's Development Studies programme are...
Distinguishing Chronic Fatigue Syndrome
Thursday 11 May 2017
Tomorrow is International Awareness Day for Chronic Immunological and Neurological Diseases, such as Chronic Fatigue Syndrome and Myalgic Encephalomyelitis.
‘Feeding the Roots’ model supports Pāsifika student engagement
Sunday 7 May 2017
Teachers of intermediate-aged Pāsifika students are being encouraged to include more cultural components into their teaching to ensure young adolescents stay engaged with learning throughout...
NZ women and minorities falling down the ‘glass cliff’
Friday 5 May 2017
New research by a Massey University master's graduate suggests the 'glass cliff' exists in corporate New Zealand.
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