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New Thinking

Joint research project leads to high profile double


Orgasms or seismic mitigation?

Does recent media debate over what research gets funded illustrate a chasm between researchers and the public?


New Science

New Value

New primary school science booklet

A resource book for schools featuring ESR's diverse science and research has recently been distributed to every primary school in New Zealand.


New MSL website goes LIVE

Want to know New Zealand's official time? Or read the


Lahars, earthquakes, floods, tornadoes and more

Natural Hazards 2007 is a 32-page full-colour review of how natural hazards affected New Zealand last year, and the major science effort that is being devoted to natural hazards. It is produced by the Natural Hazards Centre, a collaboration between NIWA and GNS Science, and is available free.


Crown Research Institutes

  • AgResearch logo.
  • Plant and Food Research logo.
  • ESR logo. GNS Science logo.
  • Landcare Research - Manaaki Whenua logo.
  • NIWA logo.
  • SCION logo.

Crown Agent

  • Callaghan Innovation logo.

Subsidiaries, associates, joint ventures

  • Virtual Institute of Statistical Genetics
  • Atlastech
  • Manaaki Whenua Press
  • Biopolymer Network
  • carboNZero
  • EnCoate
  • grasslanz
  • Grasslands Innovation
  • National Land Resource Centre (NLRC)
  • EBEX21
  • BioPacific Ventures
  • PhytaGro, Inc
  • farmax
  • Prevar
  • Clone International
  • Veritec
  • EcoGene
  • Invasive Species International
  • Enviromark NZ
  • VARNZ Ltd