University of Otago researchers hope to "give a voice to the
voiceless'' and shed new light on Otago's early European
farmers through a proposed study that seeks to analyse
skeletons from unmarked graves near Milton.
The top dozen secondary school bands in Otago and Southland
emerged from the heats of the annual Smokefreerockquest at
the weekend and set their sights on the regional final in
Dunedin early next month.
International scientists co-led by a University of Otago
researcher have sequenced the mitochondrial genome of an
ancient Phoenician man, who once lived in Tunisia, in
Northern Africa, and revealed surprising European links.