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  • Richard with his award

    Victoria scientist wins Supreme Award

    Victoria University of Wellington chemist Professor Richard Furneaux’s combination of scientific nous and entrepreneurial spirit has won him the BNZ Supreme Award in the 2017 KiwiNet Research Commercialisation Awards.

  • rat under house

    Innovative lures to improve rat control

    A Victoria University of Wellington research project has been awarded more than $360,000 to develop more effective lures to manage rats, one of New Zealand’s, and the world’s, most damaging mammal pests.