If climate change doesn't impact you directly, there's a very good chance those who are affected will be dropping by, writes Colin Campbell-Hunt.
At just 18, he is a bright young rugby talent. But he has had to battle a terrible year to get there. James Arscott talks to Bruce Munro about the grief of his father's sudden death.
I recently had the opportunity to save Planet Earth from space invaders. It was a demanding and exhausting job, but I did it, writes parenting columnist Ian Munro.
Armistice Day marks a century since the end of the Great War. But it was a peace that did not last. Bruce Munro asks ‘‘Why?’’, ‘‘Has anything changed?’’ and ‘‘What role could NZ play in the future of war and peace?’’.
When there's nothing remotely interesting on TV, channelling your inner collage artist is not the answer, writes Liz Breslin.
Tackling climate change will mean transporting ourselves to new ways of getting around, says Scott Willis.
Roy Swailes is Otago branch president of the New Zealand Deerstalkers Association. The Association started in 1937. The Otago branch has about 230 members.
Get yourself in a state this Christmas, writes life coach Jan Aitken - just make sure it's the right one for the occasion.
SKY WATCH: There's a lot going on in the sky at the moment, so if you are at a loose end over the next few nights head out for some stargazing, writes Ian Griffin.
The powerless continue to pay a price in tragedy for the wars that have beset Iraq, writes humanitarian worker and anaesthetist Dr Mathew Zacharias.
Exams can be a time of pressure and one where a little bit of family tolerance and understanding can help, writes Ian Munro.
Over 500 community war memorials honour the more than 18,000 New Zealand soldiers who died in World War 1.
Our love affair with the beach could turn to fear and rejection, Prof Doug Booth warns. But either way, we need to learn what it means to live with the beach, he tells Bruce Munro.
With daylight increasing as we head towards the summer solstice in December, the familiar winter star patterns are disappearing into sunset's vivid glow, writes Ian Griffin.