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Brian RogersRogers Rabbits www.sunlive.co.nz Or so the saying goes, in the water treatment industry. The excrement has really hit the fan in Havelock North, where the community is finding out the hard way that it doesn't pay to skimp on...

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Dive Right Inwith Gwyn Brownfrom Tauranga Dive About 15 years ago a group of mates and myself got very keen on the idea of drift diving. This is where you dive in an area that has a lot of current and you basically do the superman thing, but under...

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Weather Eyewith John Maunder The latest global average temperatures of the troposphere – those observed from US National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration satellites – are computed by the University of Alabama at Huntsville in...

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Brian RogersRogers Rabbits www.sunlive.co.nz We've had an overload of heavy metals originating from the pristine waters of the Bay of Plenty.But don't go calling the pollution hotline… these metals are all good. They're...

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Art Beatwith Rosalie Crawford Making a short film on one weekend that tells the story of 100 trained assassins, one evil warlord, one ancient relic and just three girls was a big task. It also provided a brilliant opportunity to showcase the high...

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Weather Eyewith John Maunder Thermometers, have been available to record air temperatures since the early 1600's, and the first known temperatures were those recorded in England at about 1650. Various people have been credited with the invention...

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Brian RogersRogers Rabbits www.sunlive.co.nz In case you hadn't noticed, the Olympics have kicked off in Brazil with some great results, even a few medals, for Kiwi athletes.There are a few prospects ahead for our team, with some progressing...

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Weather Eyewith John Maunder The graph below shows details of the average daily maximum temperatures, called ‘afternoon', for Tauranga for July from 1913-2016. The temperature for July 2016 was 15.2 degrees Celsius, 1.1 degrees milder than...

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Brian RogersRogers Rabbits www.sunlive.co.nz A new gaming sensation has been created in Omokoroa. Unlike Pokemon Go, POTHOLE GO does not require an App download, your car is already programmed for this exciting new game, and your taxes have already...

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Weather Eyewith John Maunder Rainfalls for the month of July have been recorded in Tauranga since 1898, except for 1904, 1907, 1908, and 1909. The graph for the period 1898-2016 shows the range of rainfalls from an extreme high of 348 mm in 1951,...

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