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

Upcoming Lecture: Human Microbiomes – Notes for Hosts- CANCELLED

Unfortunately due to Level 2 restrictions, this Lecture has been cancelled. Professor Julian Crane (University of Otago) Wednesday 19 August 2020, 6- 7pm Lecture Theatre LBLT118 (Laby Lecture Theatre 118), Kelburn Campus, Victoria University of Wellington. Professor Crane will give an overview of human microbiomes and present evidence of beneficial effects… Read More

A Quick Look at the Cenzoic World

The Cenozoic Era began at the end of the Cretaceous period. The well-known asteroid impact that marked the end of the Cretaceous is dated by the Berkeley Geochronology Center to about 66.043 ± 0.011 million years ago. Check out David Lillis’ new blog below: CENOZOIC_BLOG… Read More

Wgtn Branch Blog

Welcome to the blog of the Wgtn Branch of the Royal Society of NZ. We’re a small collection of individuals passionate about promoting science and technology in the Wellington region. We run a wide assortment of science events, as well as supporting… Read More