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RESEARCH NEWS

A list of all research articles in chronological order.

Research article explores lethal pulsing inside pyroclastic surges

Research article explores lethal pulsing inside pyroclastic surges

A research article, co-authored by a team of scientists from New Zealand, Italy, the US and Switzerland, provides new insights into lethal pulsing inside pyroclastic surges.

Two Massey projects awarded Unlocking Curious Minds funding

Two Massey projects awarded Unlocking Curious Minds funding

Two Massey projects have been awarded funding through the Ministry of Business, Innovation and Employment's (MBIE) Unlocking Curious Minds contestable fund.

National deterioration in rental affordability both quarterly and annually

National deterioration in rental affordability both quarterly and annually

The latest Rental Report shows a national deterioration in rental affordability both quarterly and annually, with declines in rental affordability in seven of the 16 regions in the last quarter.

Survey shows franchise sector has grown in contribution despite the pandemic

Survey shows franchise sector has grown in contribution despite the pandemic

The annual turnover of business format franchises in New Zealand has grown by $9.2 billion in the past four years, according to the latest Franchising New Zealand 2021 report.

ACC grant for sprains and strains prevention study
Thursday 5 August 2021
Massey University researchers have been awarded $850,000 from the Accident Compensation Corporation (ACC) as part of a workplace injury prevention grants programme.
Scholarships for research on ageing, antibiotics and oysters
Wednesday 4 August 2021
Ten postgraduate students have been awarded scholarships totalling $68,000 by the Graduate Women Manawatū Charitable Trust for research topics as diverse as age welfare, regenerative tourism,...
New research reports a lack of information on euthanasia for stranded marine mammals
Thursday 29 July 2021
New research on the euthanasia of stranded marine mammals has highlighted the need for increased reporting and improved data collection on the euthanasia of sick, injured or debilitated stranded...
Southland and West Coast best regions for renters
Thursday 29 July 2021
Massey University's latest Rental Report shows a decline in rental affordability in six of the sixteen regions from last quarter, with Southland and the West Coast of the South Island bucking the...
Study to tackle barriers to sport for disabled youth
Tuesday 27 July 2021
A Massey University study will investigate the barriers for disabled young people to participate in sport and active recreation.
Workplace Barometer findings highlight four ways organisations can create a healthier workplace
Thursday 22 July 2021
A survey by the Healthy Work Group of more than 1400 people from 21 New Zealand workplaces has found four key features associated with positive outcomes for both employees and organisations.
The public make snap judgements about new technologies
Wednesday 14 July 2021
New research shows people stick to fast intuitive judgements about unfamiliar scientific technologies, and that taking more time to form these judgements doesn't change the outcome.
Political affiliations influence health behaviors to combat Covid-19 in the US
Tuesday 13 July 2021
New research has found handwashing and mask-wearing in the United States since the 2020 election have decreased among Republicans as a sign of loyalty to outgoing President Donald Trump while these...
Youth focus for first Pacific Doctor of Social Work candidate
Wednesday 7 July 2021
Growing up in South Auckland, Jack Scanlan never saw himself as one day being an academic doing pioneering research about the tough community and life experiences that shaped him.
Plastic ingestion in animals hits alarming new numbers
Friday 2 July 2021
Researchers are calling for human intervention to deal with the extent of plastic ingestion in wildlife, with 1557 species worldwide now documented to have eaten plastic.
NZ supporting global action on plastic pollution is step in right direction says academic
Friday 2 July 2021
Minister for the Environment David Parker announced New Zealand's planned support of a global agreement to tackle plastic pollution -something Massey University's Dr Trisia Farrelly says is a big...
Rising house prices and decreasing income lead to decline in home affordability
Thursday 1 July 2021
The latest Massey University Home Affordability Report shows an overall decline in national affordability over the most recent quarter.
The loot box problem
Wednesday 30 June 2021
Individuals with gambling problems and excessive gamers spend more on loot boxes than their peers, new research published in International Gambling Studies confirms.
Are we failing our veterans? New research says yes
Friday 25 June 2021
A new study shows ex-military personnel feel unprepared for their return to civilian life with high initial unemployment, greater instances of mental health issues and alcohol abuse than the general...
Massey key partner in programme supporting sustainable farming
Tuesday 22 June 2021
A Dairy NZ led research project, in which Massey University is a partner, helping dairy farmers improve fresh water quality has just received a $8.98 million boost from the Government.
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