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David Barber

David Barber

    Christchurch 'hit by 17 earthquakes in 18 hours'
    Christchurch 'hit by 17 earthquakes in 18 hours'
    New Zealand's quake-ravaged city of Christchurch was rocked by 17 earthquakes in 18 hours on Monday.
    Duh! Study shows TV really is an idiot box
    Duh! Study shows TV really is an idiot box
    That television set in the corner really is an idiot box, New Zealand researchers have found.
    Giant iceberg blocks food source for penguins
    Giant iceberg blocks food source for penguins
    Tens of thousands of penguin chicks could starve to death in the Antarctic over the next few weeks because the southern continents biggest iceberg...
    In the grip of orchid madness
    In the grip of orchid madness
    Why would two highly respected men -- one a professor of medicine, the other a government inspector -- travel halfway round the world to dig up...