It may seem obvious, but new University of Otago research proves that the tuatara’s ancestry is closely linked to lizards and snakes.
The world of drug-cheating in sports is set for major disruption with the formation of a company which will supply anabolic drug testing kits developed at the University of Otago.
A literary app that links New Zealand writers and their stories to specific Dunedin places has doubled in size and gone bilingual.
A University of Otago student who received the same bursary as his great-grandfather almost 100 years earlier has been uncannily close to the wireless expert’s 1923 master’s thesis in the past four...
In a cruel twist, many Covid-19 survivors could be affected by a once-obscure chronic fatigue condition, initially termed the Tapanui flu, and whose existence was once ridiculed and denied.
A clever piece of Kiwi-made tech could soon become a handy asset for spy agencies, with the power to bury secret messages where eavesdroppers can't find them.
The parents of a University of Otago student who died at a flat party last year will talk to students on campus tomorrow.
A planned $31.7 million trades training centre at Otago Polytechnic has secured backing from the Government.
A report about reducing natural hazard and climate change risk, co-authored by Dunedin academic Ben France-Hudson, has won a national award.
Eight months after it was revealed 53 medical students were embroiled in an overseas travel rort, the University of Otago has yet to start an inquiry.
New Zealand is officially the world’s least corrupt country, but some of our business behaviour remains disappointing and unacceptable.
Young Maori are at greater risk of dependence on cannabis than their non-Maori peers and may be better off if cannabis laws change, according to a University of Otago review of research.
Despite their sometimes "surrealistic" experiences, Dunedin’s creative fellows kept busy and productive during the Covid-19 lockdown.
The Covid-19 pandemic is a powerful reminder of the importance of vaccines, Dunedin researcher Prof Peter McIntyre says.
Firefighters have clarified that there was no blaze at the University of Otago Central Library in Dunedin today, but they did deal with smoke coming from a generator.
A Dunedin researcher has helped find a way to avoid the dilemma of academics flying to international conferences on global warming adding to the problem.
A former student representative for clubs at the University of Otago has revealed a complaint about sexual misconduct has been laid against him.