Otago Museum officials are considering a draft plan which
proposes spending up to $2 million to ''completely refit''
the museum's Discovery World science centre and create a
''flagship science communication gallery''.
Despite fewer papers being offered at the next University of
Otago summer school, and some uncertainty arising from
funding changes, organisers believe student attendance may be
similar to this year's.
Scientific detective work by University of Otago researcher
Andrea Donaldson could pave the way for a revolutionary new
and more accurate way of determining the time of death,
during murder investigations.