RESEARCH NEWS

A list of all research articles in chronological order.

Research shows sleep inequities start early in life

Research shows sleep inequities start early in life

Ethnic and socioeconomic inequities in sleep health are already evident by the time children are three, according to the Sleep/Wake Research Centre.

Views of freedom campers increasingly polarised

Views of freedom campers increasingly polarised

Kiwis holidaying this summer may have mixed feelings about budget-concious freedom campers who flock here from afar. New research says there is growing concern among locals about the risks of "over-tourism".

Opinion: We can no longer afford to be complacent about tourism growth

Opinion: We can no longer afford to be complacent about tourism growth

New Zealand has been relatively immune to the strident protests about "overtourism" that have hit major European cities like Barcelona and Venice in recent years, but as a nation, we can no longer afford to be complacent about visitor growth.

Call for social work to be 'decolonised'

Call for social work to be 'decolonised'

A Massey University researcher is calling for social work education in Aotearoa New Zealand to be decolonised. Social work lecturer Dr Paulè Ruwhiu, Ngāpuhi, Ngāti Porou, has just completed her PhD research into the process of decolonisation and the experiences of Māori social workers and Māori social work students.

Model for improving campylobacter management
Wednesday 13 February 2019
A refined model for understanding the source of campylobacter infections may be a key management tool for public health officials around the world.
Home affordability deteriorates, but not in most expensive regions
Tuesday 12 February 2019
Massey University's latest Home Affordability Report shows a quarterly decline of 2.2 per cent in national affordability, driven by increases in median house prices.
Working with sand isn’t child’s play
Monday 11 February 2019
Ever wonder how an hour glass measures time? Who designed it, did the math, tested it and perfected it?
Ka Mate – a commodity to trade or taonga to treasure?
Monday 4 February 2019
As we approach the ninth Rugby World Cup, Massey University researchers are recommending more protections for the use of haka in marketing, both here and overseas.
Bird bone streaming
Monday 4 February 2019
A new website for viewing 3D bird bones aims to make bird bones in museums more accessible for research and teaching.
Help build the BVD Free business case and win
Monday 4 February 2019
A national campaign to help fight bovine viral diarrhoea (BVD) virus is incentivising farmers and veterinarians to engage by offering cash prizes to those who participate.
Gaps in health professionals’ knowledge about HPV and cervical screening
Monday 21 January 2019
The first New Zealand study of health professionals' knowledge and understanding about the human papillomavirus has identified significant knowledge gaps.
Study shows strong support for community and non-profit approaches to cannabis reform
Friday 18 January 2019
New research indicates significant support for non-commercial and community-managed approaches to regulate cannabis.
Interactive tool maps Auckland’s superdiversity
Monday 14 January 2019
A new interactive tool that visually displays data about Auckland's fast-growing and increasingly diverse migrant population will give government agencies, and groups such as employers and the media,...
Can eating chicken feathers build muscle?
Monday 14 January 2019
New research suggests chicken feathers could have potential as a protein supplement for people wanting to build or maintain lean body mass.
Event success stimulates sport development
Wednesday 9 January 2019
Professor Andy Martin recently had his research examining the long-term participation and engagement of children taking part in triathlon published in the Annals of Leisure Research journal.
Data not capturing multiple ethnic identities of NZ youth
Monday 7 January 2019
Over a quarter of young New Zealanders identify with more than one ethnic group, mostly as a mix of Pākehā, Māori and Pacific Island backgrounds through parental marriage, migration,...
New Massey University portal tracks GDP in real time
Monday 17 December 2018
Massey University has launched a real-time GDP tracker, which is believed to be the first of its kind in the world.
PhD student helps rural Indonesia thrive
Friday 14 December 2018
Leaving her husband and family in Indonesia wasn't easy for PhD student Yulfia Yanuartati, but she had her sights set on helping improve rural livelihoods in her home nation.
Having a look inside an eruption
Friday 14 December 2018
PhD student Ermanno Brosch has been all over the world pursuing his passion for volcanology, so when he got the chance to peer inside one of the deadliest results of an eruption, he took it.
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