Great white shark

'Model T Ford' of sharks found

Impeccably preserved fossilised remains of a shark that lived 325 million years ago discovered in the US.

Earth-like planet breakthrough

Astronomers have discovered what they say is the most Earth-like planet yet detected.

Moment of conception found

Way in which egg and sperm recognise and bond with each other discovered, paving way for contraception and fertilisation research.

A miracle of a kakapo chick

Kakapo chick from a crushed and mended egg beats the odds to boost endangered population.

Total lunar eclipse occurs

Kiwi stargazers treated to stunning phenomenon as Moon turns a coppery hue.

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