2020 Annual Report Available

In advance of the Royal Society of New Zealand Wellington Branch AGM, to be held on Wednesday 21 October 2020, the Annual Report has been published. The annual report, as well as all other official documentation, can be viewed here: https://wellington.rsnzbranch.org.nz/about/official-documentation/… Read More

Hudson Lecture- Postponed until March 2021

The Royal Society of New Zealand Wellington Branch was scheduled to host this year’s Hudson Lecture presented by Prof. Rewi Newnham on Wednesday 19 September. The council has decided that the Branch will not host in-person lectures while at COVID-19 Alert Level 2, and as this is likely to be… Read More

A Quick Look at the Jurassic World

David Lillis – 16 July 2020 e-mail: sigma@outlook.co.nz The Extent of the Jurassic The Jurassic Period spanned approximately 54.1 million years, beginning about 199.6 million years ago and ending about 145.5 million years ago. It followed straight after the Triassic Period, beginning with the… Read More