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Encyclopedia of NZ Jul 1
Yes! That's the simple answer. Much of our Flash content has already been upgraded to html5. We are also continually updating graphs and tables from static images, and out of date content to new content. It's a big job - but if you have something in particular please get in touch
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Encyclopedia of NZ Jul 1
Replying to @margueritelou
Perhaps if there's a Suffrage angle? A bit to the conversation, sorry !
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Encyclopedia of NZ Jun 21
Congratulations & ! Making things for a baby is an important ritual that friends & family can participate in, like Maurie, who asked his wife Lucy to teach him how to knit so he could make a special blanket for his new grandchild.
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Encyclopedia of NZ Apr 16
This short film about the work of plastic surgeons Henry Pickerill and Harold Gillies in the First World War: Read Harold Gillies' biography here:
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Encyclopedia of NZ Apr 15
During his career Ivan Mauger (centre, wearing the NZ flag) was a speedway legend. He won 6 world speedway championships -1968, 1969, 1970, 1972, 1977 & 1979 and 3 world long-track championships 1971, 1972 & 1976. Share this item
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Encyclopedia of NZ Feb 22
One of our designers designed the beautiful brand for , launched today. In 2019 they'll be commemorating 250 years since the first meetings between Māori and Europeans during the Endeavour's 1769 voyage to Aotearoa New Zealand
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Encyclopedia of NZ Dec 4
The Battle of Ruapekapeka podcast from RNZ
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Encyclopedia of NZ 14 Sep 17
Replying to @lou_gordongreen
Thank you!
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Encyclopedia of NZ 14 Sep 17
We're updating our Historic Earthquakes entry & wondered if we could please your seabed pic on ?
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Encyclopedia of NZ 24 Aug 17
Robin Hyde died 78 years ago this week, here is a poem she wrote on a restaurant menu:
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Encyclopedia of NZ 22 Aug 17
Today marks 70 years since assisted immigration resumed after WW2 - read more about immigration regulation here:
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Encyclopedia of NZ 22 Aug 17
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On the Fence 30 Jul 17
Voting in has an interesting history. We can be very proud of some of that history! From our mates at .
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Encyclopedia of NZ 13 Jun 17
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Encyclopedia of NZ 13 Jun 17
Replying to @margueritelou
Always something to do ! Thanks for the heads up.
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Encyclopedia of NZ 18 Apr 17
It's been 5 years coming and this cartoon from 2015 is pretty relevant today. Well done Kristine Bartlett.
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Encyclopedia of NZ 10 Apr 17
Replying to @elpie
No Flash, but I think you may have found a bug though! We'll let you know when it's been fixed. :)
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Encyclopedia of NZ 10 Apr 17
Replying to @lin_nah @elpie
That's not how we officially archive them, but yes, TeAra gets crawled by the Wayback Machine.
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Encyclopedia of NZ 10 Apr 17
Replying to @elpie
The comments feature on our image pages doesn't use Flash. It does have a captcha you need to fill out. What device are you using?
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Encyclopedia of NZ 10 Apr 17
Replying to @elpie
Yes! We've already updated a lot of our content from flash to html5, currently we're working on rolling out html5 zoomify across the site.
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