RESEARCH NEWS

A list of all research articles in chronological order.

Hidden harm: Up to 40% of older Kiwis drink hazardously

Hidden harm: Up to 40% of older Kiwis drink hazardously

New research shows that between 35 to 40 per cent of New Zealanders aged 50 years or older may also drink hazardously.

Peer effects, personal characteristics and asset allocation

Peer effects, personal characteristics and asset allocation

Dr Jasmine Fang explains the factors that influence our investment decisions.

Massey researchers awarded more than $13 million in MBIE funding

Massey researchers awarded more than $13 million in MBIE funding

Three Massey University researchers have secured more than $13 million in funding, from the Ministry of Business, Innovation and Employment Endeavour Fund.

Rugby taonga research gets $250k grant

Rugby taonga research gets $250k grant

Since rugby was adopted in Aotearoa New Zealand, traditions, knowledge and treasures (taonga tuku iho) have been integrated into our rugby contexts and culture.

A living wage – the difference your pay rate makes
Monday 6 November 2017
How much pay is enough when it comes to a healthy bank balance and quality of life in New Zealand today?
Community farming solutions for people with disabilities
Friday 3 November 2017
A Massey University lecturer is working with communities in rural Cambodia to help create community-led farming technologies for people with disabilities.
Coral reefs may have refuge in deeper water
Wednesday 1 November 2017
A Massey marine ecologist is helping to uncover the ways the world's coral reefs could survive in the face of rising global temperatures.
First New Zealand online alcohol and drug study under way
Monday 30 October 2017
College of Health researchers are launching a new study on alcohol and drug use throughout the country, including measuring levels of drug use in wastewater.
Curious great white shark plays with camera
Friday 27 October 2017
Massey scientists captured some astonishing footage of a great white shark on a recent research expedition to the Southwest Pacific
Weka division pre-dates Cook Strait
Friday 20 October 2017
Massey biologists have unearthed clues in the DNA of weka that throw doubt upon what we thought we knew of the flightless native.
Oganesson – the black sheep of the noble gases
Friday 20 October 2017
Scientists at Massey University have been involved in calculating the structure of oganesson, a relatively new element which has proved elusive to study.
Affordability improves as house prices fall in some regions
Wednesday 11 October 2017
The latest Massey University Home Affordability Report shows affordability has improved in seven out of 13 New Zealand regions in the most recent quarter.
Amazon has local retailers spooked – new survey
Friday 6 October 2017
Massey University's latest Big Issues in Retail survey shows business confidence has declined since 2016, with the "Amazon effect" cited as the main reason.
Māori knowledge to get scientific recognition
Thursday 5 October 2017
Academics at Massey University have come up with a project to try to meld mātauranga Māori (Māori knowledge) with the latest geographic information systems.
Calls for malnutrition screening for at risk elderly
Thursday 5 October 2017
New Massey University research highlights the importance of screening for risk of malnutrition among older people as a preventative health measure.
New mums needed for study on babies’ best start
Friday 29 September 2017
Giving babies the best start in life to prevent problems later on is the focus of a doctoral study by a Massey University psychology researcher who is offering free parenting workshops for new...
Research shows lower injury rates in New Zealand racehorses
Monday 25 September 2017
New research has shown that racehorses in New Zealand have a lower risk of injury than in other countries, with further work needed to explain why.
Pregnant women are not getting enough Omega-3
Friday 22 September 2017
The first ever study on the intakes of omega-3 polyunsaturated fatty acids in pregnant women in New Zealand, has found only 30 per cent are getting the recommended daily amount.
Emergency preparation – only for the privileged?
Thursday 21 September 2017
Storing food and other supplies in case of a disaster is out of the question for people who cannot afford the basics for everyday living - a key issue that needs to be addressed by emergency...
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