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Friday, 31 March 2017
'Mannequin challenge' taking the internet by storm
04:59 | 7/11/16
First it was the ice bucket challenge, then the running man challenge - and now it's the mannequin challenge that's proving to be the latest genuine viral internet trend.
NASA plans for mega asteroid strike
02:42 | 7/11/16
NASA has carried out an emergency drill simulating the impact of an asteroid hitting earth in 2020.
Model rocks her ladybeard: 'It confuses people - I love it so much'
01:15 | 6/11/16
A British woman called a "man", "beast", and "ogre" for years over her facial hair has decided to wear it with pride.
Push to stop cellphone use at the wheel
08:50 | 5/11/16
Road safety charity Brake is calling for companies with staff who drive for work to ban any cellphone use while driving.
US warship Sampson on its way to New Zealand
02:46 | 5/11/16
The USS Sampson is on its way to New Zealand for the Royal New Zealand Navy International Naval Review in Auckland later this month.
Melania Trump vows war on social media bullies
11:02 | 4/11/16
Melania Trump has given her first speech since the Republican convention, using it to bemoan the type of cyber bullying many say her husband excels it.
Terrifying giant huntsman spider 'misunderstood'
09:04 | 4/11/16
Charlotte, a giant rescued huntsman spider has been terrifying people - but she's just 'misunderstood'.
Einstein gets his own range of emojis
01:12 | 4/11/16
Kim Kardashian has kimojis, Justin Bieber has justmojis, and now Albert Einstein has his own official range of social media icons.
Australian submarine sneaks into Auckland Harbour
11:49 | 3/11/16
A submarine quietly slipped into Auckland this morning, so why is it here and is it nuclear powered?
SIS uses 'urgent surveillance' powers for the first time
01:56 | 3/11/16
The Security Intelligence Service has for the first time used its powers to authorise urgent surveillance without a warrant, the Inspector-General of Intelligence and Security has revealed.
Hubble's replacement James Webb finally complete
01:30 | 3/11/16
The construction of the replacement for the ageing Hubble Space Telescope is finally complete - at a huge cost.
Russian cyber-attacks growing: MI5 chief
06:16 | 2/11/16
MI5 says Russia is increasingly pushing its foreign policy through cyber-attacks and espionage.
Young girl refuses to let elderly best friend be alone
04:29 | 2/11/16
A 4-year-old girl and an elderly man have struck up an unlikely friendship.
Surf Life Saving rips into safety project
04:01 | 2/11/16
Mapping rips and currents this summer is about to get a whole lot easier with a new partnership between Surf Life Saving NZ and a local software company.
Auckland's SkyPath gets go-ahead
02:19 | 2/11/16
The Environment Court has indicated it will grant consent for the pedestrian and cycle pathway across the Waitemata Harbour.
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