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Budding Bug Hunters To STEM Superheroes: Nanogirl Labs Collaborates With Kiwi Science Legends Educational Book Launch

Monday, 17 January 2022, 2:08 pm | Nanogirl

After months of being stuck at home for many Kiwi children, Dr Michelle Dickinson is encouraging children to get out in the great outdoors and discover the superpowered creatures in their own backyards this summer with the launch of Nanogirl’s Super ... More >>

Nanogirl Labs And Genesis Announce Partnership To Transform STEM Education In Kiwi Primary Schools

Thursday, 9 December 2021, 11:30 am | Nanogirl

STEMSTARS, the first programme to be launched as part of a planned three-year partnership, set to improve teacher confidence in STEM Advancing an engaged, diverse STEM workforce is essential for New Zealand to prosper. Jobs of the future – including ... More >>

Dr Michelle Dickinson Launches 2nd Season Of Show To Help Inspire Kiwi Families To Learn The Science Of Eating Healthy

Monday, 1 March 2021, 11:41 am | Nanogirl

New Zealand has the third highest adult obesity rate in the OECD, and our rates continue to increase. One in ten children are currently obese in New Zealand and research shows that children struggling with obesity are more likely to suffer health ... More >>

Nanogirl Teams Up With TVNZ To Offer Free Science Lessons

Friday, 24 April 2020, 6:16 pm | Nanogirl

The team at Nanogirl Labs have joined forces with the Ministry of Education and TVNZ’s Home Learning TV channel to this week launch six, 30 minute STEM (science, technology, engineering and maths) lessons aimed at Year 4 – 8 students (curriculum ... More >>

Nanogirl’s Lab – Explosive Growth Going Global

Thursday, 9 April 2020, 3:18 pm | Nanogirl

Children around the world are turning Covid-19 home isolation into a futuristic learning experience thanks to engineer and nanotechnologist Dr Michelle Dickinson. In the fortnight since launch, Nanogirl’s Lab has grown at the rate of 52 percent ... More >>

Nanogirl - The Science Show Will Go On

Monday, 30 September 2019, 5:18 pm | Nanogirl

Thanks to incredible community support, Nanogirl Labs are thrilled to confirm that their Nanogirl Live! tour of New Zealand this November will continue as planned following this weekend’s burglary at their offices. More >>

Brand new Nanogirl Live! science show touring this November

Friday, 2 August 2019, 3:21 pm | Nanogirl

The world's only female-led live science show, Nanogirl Live! will bring it’s signature explosive theatrics back to the stage for it’s fourth New Zealand tour this November, performing it’s all-new live show, Bring on the Noise. More >>

New Nanogirl Podcast Crash Landing on RNZ Soon

Monday, 6 May 2019, 3:10 pm | Nanogirl

Can we bring dinosaurs back to life? Are all bacteria bad? How high can birds fly? RNZ and Nanogirl Labs have created an exciting new podcast series just for kids! More >>

All New Nanogirl Live Science & Engineering Show Tour

Friday, 5 October 2018, 1:52 pm | Nanogirl

All New Nanogirl Live Science & Engineering Show New Zealand Tour 2018 - Tickets on Sale Now The world's only female-led live science show - Nanogirl Live! - is touring New Zealand for the third year running. This year, the Nanogirl team will present ... More >>

Nanogirl Labs Donating Kitchen Science Cookbook to Schools

Friday, 28 September 2018, 12:30 pm | Nanogirl

Nanogirl Labs Are Donating the Kitchen Science Cookbook to Every Decile 1 & 2 Primary School in New Zealand More >>

Science Education Project Flying on Kickstarter

Monday, 27 November 2017, 11:38 am | Nanogirl

The Kitchen Science Cookbook – the latest project from New Zealand’s Nanogirl Labs Ltd - launched on crowdfunding platform Kickstarter last week. The project has achieved huge early success, with 71% of the funding target achieved in the first ... More >>

Nanogirl Live! Heading to Abu Dhabi

Thursday, 19 October 2017, 10:55 am | Nanogirl

This November, the Nanogirl Live! team are taking their explosive, educational and entertaining approach to science education to Abu Dhabi as part of the Abu Dhabi Science Festival 2017. More >>

Nanogirl Making Live Science Affordable with NZ Tour

Wednesday, 4 October 2017, 11:19 am | Nanogirl

Nanogirl Making Live Science Affordable for as Many People as Possible with Upcoming New Zealand Tour More >>

All New Nanogirl Live Science & Engineering Show

Tuesday, 5 September 2017, 1:28 pm | Nanogirl

PRESS RELEASE September 5th 2017 All New Nanogirl Live Science & Engineering Show New Zealand Tour 2017 - Tickets on Sale Now Last year’s Nanogirl Live! Tour of New Zealand brought science, technology and engineering to more than 20,000 young ... More >>

New Zealand-Grown Nanogirl Show a Hit in Singapore

Tuesday, 1 August 2017, 7:39 pm | Nanogirl

New Zealand-Grown Nanogirl Show a Hit in Singapore The New Zealand-made ‘Nanogirl Live!’ science show, created by Nanogirl Labs, was staged in Singapore last week as the flagship event of the Singapore Science Festival 2017. Hosted by Singapore’s ... More >>

12 Year Old Teaching Politicians to Code

Wednesday, 26 April 2017, 11:37 am | Nanogirl

On Monday May 8th, 12-year-old Amelia Lockley is taking a day off school and flying down to Parliament to teach New Zealand’s political leaders how to code, and to share the importance of teaching coding to all young New Zealanders. More >>

Dr. Michelle Dickinson Hosts New Science & Comedy Podcast

Friday, 17 March 2017, 5:30 pm | Nanogirl

This coming Monday (March 20th) will see the launch of a brand new podcast – Stupid Questions for Scientists – hosted by award-winning science communicator Dr. Michelle Dickinson MNZM. Each episode pairs a top scientist with one of New Zealand’s best-loved ... More >>

Nanogirl Tour Reaches 7500 Across First Three Centres

Friday, 9 December 2016, 12:36 pm | Nanogirl

Nanogirl’s tour of New Zealand has now visited 3 centres – Rotorua, Christchurch and Tauranga - bringing science, technology and engineering to life for young people. More >>

Nanogirl Touring New Zealand This December

Monday, 7 November 2016, 10:18 am | Nanogirl

Nanogirl – Dr. Michelle Dickinson MNZM – is bringing science, technology and engineering to life for young people right across New Zealand this December with a national tour of her live, theatrical science show “Little Bang, Big Bang”. More >>