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Vitamin D deficiency was common among children during the industrialization period in England

The deficiency was indicated in the teeth of three-quarters of individuals, especially males.

The environment plays an important role in hoiho protection

How hoiho foraging grounds overlap with commercial fisheries and marine protected areas?

Species-wide genomics of kākāpō provides tools to accelerate recovery

High-quality kākāpō population sequencing provides a breakthrough in understanding key conservation genetics.

Gluten may cause brain damage, a new study suggests

Gluten induces brain inflammation in mice.

Why teens are saying “no” to alcohol

How has the function of alcohol use changed among adolescents over the past 20 years?

Men and women experience change while traveling in similar ways

The study revealed men and women experience change while traveling in similar ways.

Scientists held individual atoms in place

For the first time in quantum physics, scientists from the University of Otago became successful in holding individual atoms in place. They also observed...

New study finds link between smell and obesity

Scientists at the University of Otago have made a groundbreaking revelation by identifying an association between smell and obesity. The study suggests that there...

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