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Scientists have found evidence that two large ‘subduction’ earthquakes occurred under central New Zealand in the past 1000 years.
GNS Science staff will join a large New Zealand contingent in Melbourne this week for the week-long World Geothermal Congress.
GNS Science has won funding of $200,000 over the next two years from MBIE for two science projects specifically designed in collaboration with North Island iwi groups.
Prior to the Canterbury earthquakes, many people had not heard of GNS Science. But this month the organisation that helped the public understand the science of earthquakes turned 150 years old.
A group of scientists from two Crown Research Institutes and two universities are part-way through a six-year research programme to better understand New Zealand's offshore deposits of gas hydrates.
Scientists investigating a large submarine volcano near Raoul Island have gained a better understanding of its formation and its hydrothermal venting
Scientists have underlined the importance of preparedness during a public presentation on the Alpine Fault at Franz Josef Glacier this week.
Scientists have produced an updated geological timescale for New Zealand going back 540 million years to a period known as the Cambrian.
GNS Science’s Gracefield campus hosted its fourth annual Hutt Valley school science day on Friday.
New Zealand and American scientists will use one of the world’s most sophisticated unmanned submarine vehicles during the next three weeks to investigate two seafloor volcanoes in the Kermadec Arc, northeast of Bay of Plenty.