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MIL-OSI New Zealand: C-Dax pasture metre robot at Fieldays

By   /  June 16, 2018  /  1. Home Page article, 24-7, Agriculture/Horticulture, Asia Pacific, Asia Pacific Region, College of Sciences, Education, Engineering & Advanced Technology, English, Environment, Labour, Massey University, MIL OSI, New Zealand, Open Source Intel, Research, Technology, Tertiary Education  /  Comments Off on MIL-OSI New Zealand: C-Dax pasture metre robot at Fieldays

Source: Massey University Tim Sutcliffe and Mitchell Hampton with the C-Dax Pasture Meter robot Does the future of farming have autonomous robots in our fields? Massey researchers think it does, and they are showcasing the future of farming at the C-Dax stand at National Fieldays. Massey’s Mitchell Hampton and Tim Sutcliffe are showing off the […]

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MIL-OSI New Zealand: Collision repair study paints worrying picture

By   /  June 15, 2018  /  1. Home Page article, 24-7, Asia Pacific, Asia Pacific Region, College of Health, Education, English, Health, Massey University, MIL OSI, New Zealand, Open Source Intel, Research, School of Public Health, Tertiary Education, Trade, Wellington  /  Comments Off on MIL-OSI New Zealand: Collision repair study paints worrying picture

Source: Massey University “Those working in the vehicle collision repair industry, spray painters and panel beaters, may be particularly at risk,” says PhD candidate Samuel Keer. Workers exposed to solvents in the vehicle collision repair industry are at greater risk of adverse health effects compared to construction workers, a study involving Massey University’s Centre for […]

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MIL-OSI New Zealand: Meat alternatives at Fieldays

By   /  June 15, 2018  /  1. Home Page article, 24-7, Agriculture/Horticulture, Asia Pacific, Asia Pacific Region, College of Sciences, Education, English, Environment, Food Tech, Massey University, MIL OSI, New Zealand, Open Source Intel, Technology, Tertiary Education, Trade, United States of America  /  Comments Off on MIL-OSI New Zealand: Meat alternatives at Fieldays

Source: Massey University Massey PhD student, Jie Hong Chiang wants to see what people think of alternative meats. A good curry could be made with chicken, beef, tofu or even meat-like alternatives from plant proteins like Sunfed Meats, but Massey’s stand at National Fieldays will give crowds a taste for another option. Massey’s Main Pavilion […]

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MIL-OSI New Zealand: Health important to ‘future farming’ at Fieldays

By   /  June 14, 2018  /  1. Home Page article, 24-7, Asia Pacific, Asia Pacific Region, College of Health, Education, English, Health, Massey University, MIL OSI, New Zealand, Open Source Intel, Technology, Tertiary Education  /  Comments Off on MIL-OSI New Zealand: Health important to ‘future farming’ at Fieldays

Source: Massey University Nutrition and Dietetics Masters Students Dayna Stockley and Beatrice Drury. The ‘future of farming’ theme at this year’s National Fieldays is about more than just technology to change industries, it is also about the knowledge to lead healthier lives. This is Massey University’s second year partnering with the Health and Wellbeing programme. […]

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MIL-OSI New Zealand: Is there substance behind Trump-Kim accord?

By   /  June 13, 2018  /  24-7, Asia, Asia Pacific, Asia Pacific Region, China, College of Humanities & Social Sciences, Defence, Defence Studies, Education, English, Feature, Human Rights, Intelligence, international, Japan, Korea, Massey University, Media Intelligence, MIL OSI, New Zealand, north korea, Open Source Intel, Pacific, Peoples Republic Of China, Politics, Republic of Korea, Russia, Security, Singapore, Technology, Tertiary Education, Trade, United States of America  /  Comments Off on MIL-OSI New Zealand: Is there substance behind Trump-Kim accord?

Source: Massey University US President Donald Trump and North Korea’s leader Kim Jong-un (image/Wikimedia Commons) This week’s watershed summit between US President Donald Trump and North Korean leader Kim Jong-un was a mixed success, top-heavy with imagery and ‘smile diplomacy’ but light on concrete initiatives and promises, says Asia politics specialist Dr Marc Lanteigne.  “Although […]

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MIL-OSI New Zealand: Cultural factors key to health of older Māori

By   /  June 13, 2018  /  24-7, Asia Pacific, Asia Pacific Region, Auckland, Australia, College of Health, Culture, Education, English, Health, Maori, Massey University, MIL OSI, New Zealand, Open Source Intel, Research, Tertiary Education, Trade  /  Comments Off on MIL-OSI New Zealand: Cultural factors key to health of older Māori

Source: Massey University New research shows 49 per cent of Māori and 38 per cent of non-Māori participants were at high nutrition risk. New research from Massey University and the University of Auckland suggests more focus in the health sector is needed to foster culturally appropriate food practices for older Māori that may lead to […]

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MIL-OSI New Zealand: Investigative journalists dig deep at conference

By   /  June 12, 2018  /  24-7, Asia Pacific, Asia Pacific Region, Business, Commerce, Defence, Education, English, Intelligence, Internet Communications Technology, law, Legal, Massey University, Media Intelligence, MIL OSI, New Zealand, Open Source Intel, Republic of Korea, Research, Research - 21st century, Security, Tertiary Education, United States of America, Wellington  /  Comments Off on MIL-OSI New Zealand: Investigative journalists dig deep at conference

Source: Massey University Headline speakers at the Centre for Investigative Journalism Conference hosted at Massey University’s Wellington campus, from left, Louise Nicholas, Melanie Reid and Alison Mau with conference co-organiser Dr James Hollings. Many of the country’s leading investigative journalists spent the weekend at Massey’s Wellington campus discussing the top issues dominating the sector with […]

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MIL-OSI New Zealand: Why humour matters now more than ever (LOL)

By   /  June 12, 2018  /  24-7, Asia Pacific, Asia Pacific Region, Australia, book, College of Humanities & Social Sciences, Culture, Education, English, Entertainment, Human Rights, Justice, Massey University, Media Intelligence, MIL OSI, New Zealand, Open Source Intel, Politics, Tertiary Education, Trade, Wellington  /  Comments Off on MIL-OSI New Zealand: Why humour matters now more than ever (LOL)

Source: Massey University The Topp Twins as farmers Ken and Ken – their comedy a focus of Dr Nick Holm’s humour studies research In his new book Humour as Politics – The Political Aesthetics of Contemporary Comedy (Palgrave Macmillan), Dr Holm articulates the importance and power of humour in our culture ­­– not just as escapism or light […]

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MIL-OSI New Zealand: Ambassador’s award for Japanese language student

By   /  June 12, 2018  /  24-7, Asia, Asia Pacific, Asia Pacific Region, Auckland, Awards and appointments, China, Christchurch, College of Humanities & Social Sciences, Culture, Education, English, Extramural, international, Japan, Massey University, MIL OSI, New Zealand, Open Source Intel, Peoples Republic Of China, School of Humanities, Student profiles, Tertiary Education  /  Comments Off on MIL-OSI New Zealand: Ambassador’s award for Japanese language student

Source: Massey University Chelsea Higgins receiving her award from the Japanese Ambassador Mr Toshihisa Takata Chelsea Higgins (right) with homestay family in Japan Learning another language not only teaches you how to communicate with people of another culture but makes you more tolerant and understanding of cultural differences generally, says Asian languages student Chelsea Higgins. […]

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MIL-OSI New Zealand: Serving up a sheep milk smoothie

By   /  June 12, 2018  /  1. Home Page article, 24-7, Agriculture/Horticulture, Asia Pacific, Asia Pacific Region, Banking and Finance, College of Business, College of Creative Arts, College of Sciences, Education, English, Food Tech, Health, IFS, Massey University, MIL OSI, New Zealand, Open Source Intel, Palmerston North, Research - Design, Research - Future Food Systems, School of Food and Nutrition, Technology, Tertiary Education, Trade, United Kingdom  /  Comments Off on MIL-OSI New Zealand: Serving up a sheep milk smoothie

Source: Massey University Master of Design graduate Justin Hughes with an early version of the sheep milk smoothie stand before it was transported to National Fieldays at Mystery Creek Representatives from the School of Design, School of Management and the Institute of Food Science and Technology have combined their talents to encourage visitors to the […]

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