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: October 2014

Do New Zealand’s 21st century scientists need new tools for the job?

Those with an interest in the nexus of science, society and public policy may have taken note of a number of new developments over the last few months. In late July, the Government launched its ‘Science in Society’ strategy, A … Continue reading