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Looking for a good time in central Auckland? Idealog spent a few hours at AUT’s Colab, and came away buzzing.


Grimy worms upcycling organic waste into fertiliser seems to be the way of the future – at least it won the hearts (and pockets) of venture capitalists at a recent ...


In a new exhibition called 'Material Matters', AUT University students have created small pieces of furniture and lighting pieces, exploring design around a dominant material (glass, timber or metal).


A supercomputer once used by Weta Digital to render effects for Peter Jackson's movie King Kong has found a new home at Auckland University of Technology's Institute for Radio Astronomy ...

Long-haul Air New Zealand passengers will be soothed to sleep by new Kiwi artwork on the airline’s inflight entertainment programme from mid-January thanks to an AUT initiative.

When an industry insider saw a need for better sales education, AUT listened. Within a year of the first idea being mooted, AUT launched New Zealand’s (and possibly Australasia’s) first ...


AUT’s interdisciplinary creative technology centre, Colab, has over the years hosted numerous handy workshops on all things creative. Its newest venture is called Marker, an innovative public programme of hands-on, ...

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AUT Enterprises helps researchers and scientists take the step from novel technology to commercial reality.

Is wood, not grapes, the next innovation in wine? AUT University professor Owen Young may have found a novel way to add spice to the demon drink