Valarie Adams talks to Close Up
Simon Dallow speaks to silver medal winner Valarie Adams in London.
Experts talk to Close Up on Tongariro eruption
Mt Tongariro erupted overnight for the first time in a hundred years. Doctor Steve Sherburn a volcanologist geophysicist from GNS Science talk to Close Up as well as Jon Proctor, a volcanologist at Massey University.
Running legend hold high hopes for Willis
Tomorrow morning holds another medal prospect for New Zealand and while we don't want to get ahead of ourselves Nick Willis is a good chance. Don't take our word for it, we asked an expert, none other than Sir Peter Snell.
Will new DNA testing mean the perfect offspring or
The question every parent to be has in mind is, will my baby be healthy? It's a question that's becoming easier to answer. The government offers screening for new-born babies, helping to pick whether they're likely to have down syndrome. But scientists say we'll soon be able to scan unborn babies for thousands of genetic defects. But does that in itself raise more ethical questions?
Professor Robert Klitzman will be giving four free public lectures.
6pm 8th August
Chancellor Room 1 - Level 16
James Cook Hotel Grand Chancellor
147 The Terrace
6pm 10th August
50 Park Terrace
6.00pm to 8.00pm 14th August
Dunedin Public Art Gallery
17th August 6.00pm to 7.30pm
The Edgewater Resort
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