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  • Rhys Darby to host Newmarket BBQ

    Blogpost by nick - October 7, 2009 at 15:50 1 comment

    Just a quick post to let you know there’s something we didn’t tell you about Rhys Darby – he’s really good with sausages. And he’ll be hosting a Sign On BBQ in Newmarket on Saturday whichHe's calling it the 'Darby Barbie'.

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  • Marches and fossils – an update from Bangkok

    Blogpost by Geoff Keey - October 7, 2009 at 15:00

    New Zealand has once more been awarded Fossil of the Day at the UN climate talks in Bangkok (honestly, blogging on this would be getting boring if it wasn’t so depressing).  Third place this time.  The reason why New Zealand got a fossil?  Well, it’s ... Read more >

  • The casts catch on

    Blogpost by Nick Young - October 6, 2009 at 11:29

    It was 2 months before Copenhagen, all was quiet at Key's house  nothing was stirring, not even a mouse.
    But in the dead of the night, teams of Sign Oners,
    Snuck about with a message: “C’mon John, or we’re goners!”

     
    Come dawn this morning, local stat...

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  • The naked truth about your favourite tipple

    Blogpost by Kathy Cumming - October 6, 2009 at 10:00

    Greenpeace will go to whatever lengths it takes to save this poorly climate of ours - we'll even take our pants off. Over the weekend, 700 volunteers posed nude in a French vineyard to send a message about climate change. The human art installation in... Read more >

  • Polar bear builds Auckland fan base

    Blogpost by Falk Hermenau - October 5, 2009 at 8:38

    Another busy weekend out on the mean streets of Auckland for the Sign On team.....

     

     

     

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  • In collaboration with the Danish government and others, Google is launching a series of Google Earth layers and tours to allow you to explore the potential impacts of climate change on our planet and possible solutions. Soya field. It is illegal in Brazil to destroy Brazil nut trees so  they are left standing when the forest is cleared. Many of the Brazil  nut trees die from the fires that are used to clear the forest.Last week a set of tours, narra... Read more >

  • High terror at NZ Embassy

    Blogpost by Geoff Keey - October 2, 2009 at 8:39

    A really bizarre thing happened today at the New Zealand Embassy in Berlin.  A group of people arrived to hand over New Zealand’s Fossil of the Day award, but that’s not the bizarre thing.  The strange thing about the event was the Embassy’s reaction.... Read more >

  • NZ, forever fossil

    Blogpost by Geoff Keey - October 1, 2009 at 13:02

    New Zealand got Fossil of the Day at the UN climate talks in Bangkok today after revealing that the Government’s 10% to 20% target is actually a nothing to 20% target. The Government’s Climate Change ambassador Adrian Macey admitted as much yesterday.... Read more >

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