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150 years of Science inquiry in the Hutt

Hutt News, July 4, 2017 Long-time Hutt Valley resident GNS Science can trace its origins back 152 years, making it one of the oldest Crown-owned agencies in New Zealand. But it has far more going for it than just longevity.  GNS Science continues to be a leading provider of geoscience research and consultancy services.  In some areas-for instance, earthquake sciece and helping to develop geothermal energy – it ranks among the world’s leading science organisations. It started life in 1865 as the New Zealand Geological Survey helping with economic development of the young country, particularly with the early coal and
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