On Friday, the World Health Organization (WHO) approved of legislation that drops ‘transgenderism’ from its list of mental disorders. The decision was described as having the “potential to liberate trans and non-binary people worldwide” and may trickle down from the international stage to national policies.…Continue
OPINION: If there's one piece of technology that's head-and-shoulders more exciting than anything else in 2019, it's 5G.
This is the technology that will be powering driverless cars, the Internet of Things, virtual reality (if that ever happens). And yes, most importantly of all, making…Continue
A Punakaiki-based scientist has come up with a new theory on the cause of the hole in the ozone layer.
Bill Hartley believes Starfish Prime, an American upper atmospheric nuclear test he witnessed in 1962, is partly to blame for the hole.
He was 12 and living in Westport when he saw a huge ball of light with rays coming out of it in the sky to the north.
"The light show was something unearthly and huge. For fun some weeks before, I had…Continue