How much sway do our genes really hold over our IQ?

How much sway do our genes really hold over our IQ?

By Sally Blundell in Health

New research explores what influences our intelligence and how we can give ourselves an upgrade.

NZIFF Blog: <i>Midnight Special</i>, <i>Operation Avalanche</i>, <i>Personal Shopper</i> and <i>The Rehearsal</i>

Feature/ Festivals

NZIFF Blog: Midnight Special, Operation Avalanche, Personal Shopper and The Rehearsal

By James Robins

Should New Zealand Police wear body cameras?

Feature/ Features

Should New Zealand Police wear body cameras?

By The Listener

Current Affairs

Six ways to enhance your kids' cognitive ability

Six ways to enhance your kids' cognitive ability

By Sally Blundell

University of Otago professor Jim Flynn suggests six tips.

Commentary

Should New Zealand Police wear body cameras?

Should New Zealand Police wear body cameras?

By The Listener

Given overseas experience, the case for police body cameras seems incontestable.

Culture

<i>Hotels of North America</i> by Rick Moody - book review

Hotels of North America by Rick Moody - book review

By Julian Novitz

Novel provides fragmentary glimpses of a tragicomic life.

Books

Extract from <i>A Road Tour of American Song Titles</i>: The story behind <i>Wichita Lineman</i>

Extract from A Road Tour of American Song Titles: The story behind Wichita Lineman

By Karl du Fresne

The story behind the haunting Wichita Lineman and its creators is charted in this book extract.

Lifestyle

Hearty winter soup recipes

Hearty winter soup recipes

By Lauraine Jacobs

In winter, a pot of soup can be a lifesaver and it’s a great way to use up leftovers.

Entertainment

The question - one of many - that didn't get asked in <i>Gloriavale: A Woman's Place</i>

The question - one of many - that didn't get asked in Gloriavale: A Woman's Place

By Diana Wichtel

The latest documentary on the closed Christian community is more like a promotional video.

WIN

Caption competition: July 30, 2016

Caption competition: July 30, 2016

By The Listener

Try your hand at this week's caption competition.

Festivals

NZIFF Blog: <i>Midnight Special</i>, <i>Operation Avalanche</i>, <i>Personal Shopper</i> and <i>The Rehearsal</i>

NZIFF Blog: Midnight Special, Operation Avalanche, Personal Shopper and The Rehearsal

By James Robins

The fourth instalment of film critic James Robins' blog on the New Zealand International Film Festival.

The Influentials

Influentials: Events that defined a nation

Influentials: Events that defined a nation

By The Listener

We look back at key moments in New Zealand history.

From Our Archive

Letters: Lecretia Seales

Letters: Lecretia Seales

By The Listener

Our readers' letters on Lecretia Seales and the right to die debate.

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