Posted on Saturday, March 21, 2015
Professor Richard Faull: The accidental brain bank
Posted on Tuesday, July 23, 2013
Words: Jamie Joseph Just as I was heading over to Auckland University for my interview with brain scientist Richard Faull, a fellow colleague stopped me at the lift. She told me that she had recently attended a Huntington’s conference where the Professor was a guest speaker – the Huntington’s gene is in her family. This ...
Matt Stone. The Master Chef of Sustainability.
Posted on Wednesday, August 13, 2014
One of Matt Stone’s favourite TED Talks is by Sir Ken Robinson, ‘school is killing creativity’, and so it’s not surprising that Australia’s hottest young chef has been working in the industry since he was just 15. Matt will be turning up the heat at TEDxAuckland this weekend, and armed with pioneering experience and a ...
Robert Oliver: “Homelessness was bizarre to me!”
Posted on Monday, September 2, 2013
Words: Jamie Joseph I recall a dinner I had with chef and author Robert Oliver a few days before he took to the stage at TEDxAuckland and presented his blueprint for food tourism culture. We share prawn starters while I prod Robert for tales of his life in New York in the nineties. It was ...