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Aotearoa Mythology: The Maui Cycle

September 22nd, 2013 § in Legends

The demigod Maui is undoubted the most famous character in the mythology of the Maoris and as hero and “trickster” he reflects and shapes value conception of the culture of his people.   An analysis dedicated to a “name relative of a kiwi singer”     The de[...]

Scientist to Use Scent To Attract Giant Squid

April 30th, 2012 § in Bizarre

Scientist to Use Scent To Attract Giant Squid New Zealand squid expert Steve O’Shea says he will mount a new expedition in July next year to film “sex-crazed” giant squid in the wild. Dr O’Shea plans to film about 600m below the sea surface off the West Co[...]