08:12 Crew member missing after a passenger ferry caught fire off the northern Japanese island of Hokkaido. Everyone else onboard has been rescued

08:10 Gas heater blamed for chemical call-out in Ngaruawahia, Waikato this morning. Two taken to Waikato Hospital in a serious condition.

08:06 The Green Party's raising concerns about the school at the secretive Gloriavale Christian community near Greymouth.

08:05 Industry insiders praise Trade Minister Tim Groser's decision to stand firm on dairy during the latest round of TPP negotiations.

07:58 Lobby group accuses Waikato DHB of being "old-fashioned" and "outdated" after it suspends 3 nurses who refuse to be vaccinated against flu.

Sun, 05 Aug 2012

Mars Rover Team Chief, Bill Nelson

Bill Nelson is the Systems Engineer and Mission Manager for the Mars Exploration Rover program. Bill organizes the team of engineers responsible for the day-to-day activities of the Spirit and Opportunity rovers on Mars that have outlived their expected lifetimes outrageously. Hear their incredible story and check out the unbridled joy at NASA when they landed safely. It’s quite moving.

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