Britain’s Brain-drain

Young educated people are leaving Britain for the good life down under:  “There’s both a pull of countries like Australia and New Zealand and a push from this country, where there are too many people and too much rain. Here it’s all work, work, work and no play. People dress it up in different ways but the reason for going can be summed up in one word – lifestyle.”


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Climate Risk Potential for New Zealand Hydropower

Climate Risk Potential for New Zealand Hydropower

With climate change set to bring more severe and frequent storms to some parts of the world and an increased risk of drought to others, for countries like New Zealand which…