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MIL-OSI New Zealand: ESR battling to keep on top of illicit designer drugs

By   /  July 12, 2018  /  24-7, Asia Pacific, Asia Pacific Region, Auckland, Crime, English, Environment, ESR, Health, law, Legal, Media Intelligence, MIL OSI, New Zealand, New Zealand Government - Public Service, Open Source Intel, Science, Technology, Trade, United Nations, United States of America  /  Comments Off on MIL-OSI New Zealand: ESR battling to keep on top of illicit designer drugs

Source: ESR ESR scientists are fighting to keep on top of so-called designer drugs, which they say are evolving rapidly. With the emergence of “party pills” or “legal highs” in the past decade, the Institute of Environmental Health and Science (ESR) says illicit drug manufacturers are increasingly “tweaking” designer drugs in a bid to help […]

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MIL-OSI New Zealand: Latest edition of Healthy Pacific Environments newsletter

By   /  June 26, 2018  /  24-7, Asia Pacific, Asia Pacific Region, Climate, Climate Change, English, Environment, ESR, Health, MIL OSI, New Zealand, New Zealand Government - Public Service, Open Source Intel, Pacific, Science, Solomon Islands, Tonga, Weather  /  Comments Off on MIL-OSI New Zealand: Latest edition of Healthy Pacific Environments newsletter

Source: ESR Our Healthy Pacific Environments newsletter keeps New Zealand informed of ESR’s science and research in the Pacific region. Inside this latest issue: Introducing ESR’s Healthy Pacific Environments team Climate change and health action planning Solomon Islands better learning environment Healthy Tonga Environments – Update on Environmental Health Inspector’s Operations Manual Coral sand research Radiation […]

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MIL-OSI New Zealand: Chief Executive appointed to run new STRmix™ company

By   /  June 19, 2018  /  24-7, Asia Pacific, Asia Pacific Region, Australia, Business, Canada, Commerce, Culture, England, English, Environment, ESR, MIL OSI, New Zealand, New Zealand Government - Public Service, Open Source Intel, Police, Science, Technology, United States of America  /  Comments Off on MIL-OSI New Zealand: Chief Executive appointed to run new STRmix™ company

Source: ESR Crown Research Institute ESR has set up a new subsidiary to manage its world leading STRmix™ software that has provided a breakthrough in the interpretation of DNA in criminal investigations. The Environmental Science Research Institute has also announced the appointment of a Chief Executive, Martin Riegel, to head the new company, called STRmix™ […]

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MIL-OSI New Zealand: ESR visitor warns of vaping concerns

By   /  June 6, 2018  /  24-7, Asia Pacific, Asia Pacific Region, Culture, English, Environment, ESR, Health, law, Legal, Media Intelligence, MIL OSI, New Zealand, New Zealand Government - Public Service, Open Source Intel, Science, Trade  /  Comments Off on MIL-OSI New Zealand: ESR visitor warns of vaping concerns

Source: ESR A visiting US scientist, Michelle Peace, is warning of the potential hazards of vaping. Michelle Peace, who is in New Zealand as the International Vision Fellow of the Institute of Environmental Science Research (ESR), says a whole culture has grown up around the use of e-cigarettes, which many people regard as being safer […]

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MIL-OSI New Zealand: New Zealand’s crime-busting forensics triumph in US murder trial

By   /  June 5, 2018  /  24-7, Asia Pacific, Asia Pacific Region, Australia, Canada, England, English, Environment, ESR, MIL OSI, New Zealand, New Zealand Government - Public Service, Open Source Intel, Police, Science, Technology, United States of America  /  Comments Off on MIL-OSI New Zealand: New Zealand’s crime-busting forensics triumph in US murder trial

Source: ESR Forensic software developed by New Zealand scientists at the Institute of Environmental Science and Research (ESR) has been used in a trial in Brooklyn, New York, for the first time, leading to a murder conviction. The District Attorney of Kings County in Brooklyn, Eric Gonzalez, says the recent trial involved a 48-year-old man […]

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