The purpose of this blog is to provide a platform for commentary on science matters. The Office of the Prime Minister’s Science Advisory Committee is politically independent and will refrain from political debate.

Monthly Archives: April 2012

Green growth: Success for emerging New Zealand clean technology companies

It is gratifying to see that New Zealand is becoming internationally recognised for its excellence in clean technology research. A major event in the clean technology world is the annual CleanEquity Monaco conference, an invitation-only showcase designed to accelerate innovation … Continue reading

Science matters to us all

Sir Paul Nurse, Nobel Laureate and President of the Royal Society of London, has recently given two important lectures which must be essential reading for all those interested in science and its role in developing New Zealand. In his Anniversary … Continue reading