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26 June 2013

A University of Canterbury researcher has possibly found a way for people with speaking difficulties to correct their speech errors.


UC student proposes hunters and gatherers market

25 June 2013

A University of Canterbury student is proposing a grocery shopping outlet that allows Canterbury farmers and growers to sell their goods direct to the customer, seven days.


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25 June 2013

A University of Canterbury researcher says despite a drop in price, the economics of domestic solar power is still questionable.


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24 June 2013

A University of Canterbury anthropologist is investigating how New Zealand and Australian female sports people cope when they move overseas to compete.


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24 June 2013

New Zealanders are buying less from physical stores as online retailing continues to rise, a University of Canterbury expert says.


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24 June 2013

A University of Canterbury research team is investigating a new type of design for multi-storey timber buildings to successfully withstand earthquakes.


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20 June 2013

New Zealanders have a tendency to lump people together in groups such as the poor and those on welfare benefits, and write them off as irredeemable, a UC researcher says.


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19 June 2013

UC researchers have found that the biotechnologies used in north American staple crop production are lowering yields and increasing pesticide use compared to western Europe.


Airlines discriminate against pregnant women

18 June 2013

Airlines are discriminating against pregnant women, a University of Canterbury gender researcher says.


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17 June 2013

University of Canterbury sports lecturer Hugh Galvan is working with the Manu Samoa rugby team in its test series in South Africa.