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Successful mission to record the earth’s rumbles

Friday, 26 October 2018, 2:52 pm | East Coast LAB Life at the Boundary

Valuable insights into the risk of earthquakes and tsunami from New Zealand’s largest fault line will be gained after scientists successfully placed high tech earthquake recording instruments on the sea floor off the East Coast as part of an ... More >>

Understanding the mysteries of the earth

Friday, 26 October 2018, 9:09 am | East Coast LAB Life at the Boundary

For the past couple of weeks, teams of earthquake scientists have been visiting remote sites in the region around Gisborne to collect data that may eventually help New Zealand understand and prepare for large earthquakes and the tsunami they generate. More >>

Quicker safer tsunami evacuations

Friday, 14 September 2018, 4:07 pm | East Coast LAB Life at the Boundary

This week a team of researchers and scientists from GNS Science, Massey University and East Coast LAB (Life at the Boundary) hosted two community research workshops in Moera and Petone, Wellington, to improve computer-based tsunami evacuation models. More >>

Helping East Coast early learning services and schools

Monday, 3 September 2018, 2:44 pm | East Coast LAB Life at the Boundary

More than 250 early learning services and schools in tsunami evacuation zones along the East Coast are being encouraged to regularly practice tsunami evacuation drills as part of the ‘Tsunami Safer Early Learning Services & Schools’ project ... More >>

Public talk on climate change, coastal hazards and sea level

Friday, 13 July 2018, 4:31 pm | East Coast LAB Life at the Boundary

Hawke’s Bay people will get the chance to learn more about New Zealand’s latest coastal hazards and sea level science and how the impacts can be managed. More >>

Live broadcast with research vessel JOIDES Resolution

Thursday, 19 April 2018, 2:45 pm | East Coast LAB Life at the Boundary

Napier will get the opportunity to learn more about New Zealand’s first offshore earthquake observatories that are now recording from inside our largest fault, the Hikurangi subduction zone next week. More >>

Minecraft & Lego used for emergency preparedness

Tuesday, 17 April 2018, 5:15 pm | East Coast LAB Life at the Boundary

Written by Bernie, Carter, Lorna, Maddy, Poppy, Isla, Keely, Raiha, Amelia, Sophie, Stirling and Tono’o (Students from Maraekakaho School) and Kate (East Coast LAB) More >>

Talks offer opportunity to learn from Japan earthquake

Thursday, 22 February 2018, 3:15 pm | East Coast LAB Life at the Boundary

Communities on the East Coast of the North Island will have the opportunity to learn more about the 2011 Japan earthquake and tsunami and the establishment of Japan’s earthquake and tsunami early warning system from two leading scientists. More >>

Research ship visiting Napier Port

Friday, 9 February 2018, 3:27 pm | East Coast LAB Life at the Boundary

The US research ship, Marcus Langseth is at Napier Port today (Friday 9 February) after finishing a five-week study of the Hikurangi plate boundary off the East Coast of New Zealand. More >>

Free ‘Hands-on’ science workshop at the LAB

Thursday, 25 January 2018, 10:25 am | East Coast LAB Life at the Boundary

Hawke’s Bay children are being given the chance to learn more about the forces beneath their feet that cause earthquakes, tsunami and volcanoes. More >>

Understanding the Hikurangi subduction zone

Wednesday, 4 October 2017, 3:39 pm | East Coast LAB Life at the Boundary

Hawke’s Bay mayors, councillors, council staff, taiwhenua representatives and Civil Defence staff from throughout New Zealand will have the opportunity to find out the most up to date information on the Hikurangi subduction zone off the East ... More >>

1931 Hawke's Bay Earthquake assists Liquefaction study

Monday, 1 May 2017, 11:47 am | East Coast LAB Life at the Boundary

A team of researchers has descended on Hawke’s Bay to study how liquefaction in the 1931 Hawke’s Bay earthquake affected the region to help inform and hopefully improve future liquefaction assessment. More >>

East Coast LAB (Life at the Boundary) & LAB launched

Friday, 23 September 2016, 10:01 am | East Coast LAB Life at the Boundary

A major initiative aimed at improving the resilience of communities on the East Coast of the North Island to natural hazards associated with the plate boundary has been launched at the National Aquarium of New Zealand in Napier tonight. More >>

 

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