NZ Chinese Language Week opens in Wellington

Celebration from October 16 to 22, 2017 Wellington, October 17, 2017 A book written by school children that celebrates Kiwi identity has been translated into Mandarin to celebrate New Zealand Chinese Language Week and encourage a deeper mutual understanding between the countries’ two cultures. The New Zealand Chinese Language Week Trust (NZCLW) launched its first book, “Flying Kiwis” today (Tuesday,…

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Stars collisions create gold and heavy metals

New scientific discovery stirs the scientific community Wellington, October 17, 2017 For the first time, scientists have measured the violent death spiral of two dense neutron stars via gravitational waves. This new discovery from the LIGO-Virgo collaboration comes weeks after the detection of gravitational waves won the 2017 Nobel Prize in Physics. The August 17 (US time) event was detected…

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