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A woman and her baby pulled out alive from collapsed building from Turkey's earthquake
27 January 2020
A woman and her baby have been pulled out alive from under a collapsed building, just as Turkey prepares to wind down its rescue operation from the weekend's earthquake
Yet another popular Canterbury swimming spot is closed to the public due to toxic algae
Yet another popular Canterbury swimming spot is closed to the public due to toxic algae...
Dinosaurs had shorter days than us, thanks to the Moon's gravity
If it feels like the days are zipping by too quickly, spare a thought for the dinosaurs, whose days were even shorter. That's right, when dinos walked the Earth, a day was only 23 hours — and it has to do with the Moon....
A seismologist says the shallow depth of last night's Paraparaumu earthquake is part of the reason it was so widely felt
A seismologist says the shallow depth of last night's Paraparaumu earthquake is part of the reason it was so widely felt...
A magnitude 5.4 earthquake off the coast of Paraparaumu has broken a GeoNet record for the most "felt reports" the agency has ever received
A magnitude 5.4 earthquake off the coast of Paraparaumu has broken a GeoNet record for the most "felt reports" the agency has ever received...
There were two widely-felt earthquakes off the southern North Island last night
There were two widely-felt earthquakes off the southern North Island last night...
The death toll in eastern Turkey is continuing to rise after part of the country was rocked by a powerful 6.8-magnitude earthquake
The death toll in eastern Turkey is continuing to rise after part of the country was rocked by a powerful 6.8-magnitude earthquake...
There'll be no easing into the Super Rugby season for the Hurricanes' All Black pairing
There'll be no easing into the Super Rugby season for the Hurricanes' All Black pairing...
There'll be a heatwave in parts of the South Island over the next few days, with warm temperatures in the North Island too
There'll be a heatwave in parts of the South Island over the next few days, with warm temperatures in the North Island too...
A crew of three from the United States have died, after their aerial water tanker crashed while battling blazes in southern New South Wales
A crew of three from the United States have died, after their aerial water tanker crashed while battling blazes in southern New South Wales...
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People wanting to take in the wonders of the West Coast this summer are urged not to let a little rain put them off
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