Shining Happy People

NZ was ranked 15th happiest nation overall in a World Values Survey of over 65 countries – ahead of the US (16th), Australia (20th) and the UK (24th). The study is a global examination of sociological and political change conducted by an international team of social scientists every four years, one part of which assesses how satisfied people are with their lives. This year’s results – published in New Scientist – found that Nigeria had the highest ratio of happy people, followed by Mexico, Venezuela, El Salvador and Puerto Rico.


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Natural History Museum Returns Moriori Remains

Natural History Museum Returns Moriori Remains

London’s Natural History Museum has returned 111 Kōimi T’chakat Moriori (Moriori skeletal remains) to New Zealand, as part of the largest single repatriation of such remains to date. The remains of the…