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Tuesday 22 February 2011 – the day an earthquake hit Christchurch killing 185 people. Already filming in the area, one crew had candid, behind the scenes access to the operation and the men and women of the search and rescue teams.

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Lord Of The Rings Volcano Is Heating Up Again
Mount Ruapehu, an active volcano in New Zealand’s Tongariro National Park, was also threatening to erupt earlier this year.
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How New Zealand's Glaciers Shaped The Origin of the Kiwi Bird
As glaciers expanded over New Zealand, the adorable kiwis diversified into more and more new lineages.
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Watch the Delta Aquarid Meteor Shower Live
You’ll also have another chance to see it in person tonight.
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Australians Among Finalists For Astronomy Photographer Of The Year
The competition recognises the most powerful images of space.
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Aussies – There’s A Meteor Shower Coming Your Way
From midnight tonight, the Delta Aquarid meteor showers will be visible.
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New Zealand Announces Plan to Wipe Out Invasive Predators
The country plans to eradicate invasive rats, stoats, and possums by 2050 to save its unique wildlife—but it won't be easy.
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Southern Lights Are Shining Above New Zealand
The stunning images of Aurora Australis were taken from NASA’s Stratospheric Observatory for Infrared Astronomy.
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The New Zealand Street Where Houses Appear To Be Sinking
The optical illusion is driving the internet crazy.
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New Zealand Is Getting A Space Agency
The move leaves Australia as one of only two developed countries without a space program.

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