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By Donna Chisholm in Science

New Zealand is about to begin treating arthritis and joint injuries with stem cells from fat. Is it safe – and will it work?

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The power & the glory

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‘Everywhere killing, fighting, war’

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Britain’s anaemic politics contrasts with bloodletting on the world stage.

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If memory serves

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A familial wanderlust is central to Ian Wedde’s memoir.

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The power & the glory

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A new biography celebrates all that Moomins mastermind Tove Jansson brought to the party.

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On view at the takeaway zoo

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By Paul Rush

Dining at Beijing’s night markets is like eating your way through the animal and insect kingdoms.

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By David Larsen

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Try your hand at this week's caption competition.

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Michael Leunig: The heart of the matter

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By Diana Wichtel

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October 11, 2014

October 11, 2014

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By The Listener

COVER STORY: New Zealand's new stem cell treatment.

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