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Fantastic launch of this beauty last night. Congrats to Murray Thom and his talented team for putting together the 'culinary time capsule' of NZ to date. Very Proud...

Nick Cave and the Bad Seeds: "Higgs Boson Blues"

To accompany their 2013 LP, <i>Push the Sky Away</i>, Nick Cave & the Bad Seeds have shared a live performance video for the album's Miley Cyrus-referencing track "Higgs Boson Blues". It was shot in East London and directed by Iain Forsyth and Jane Pollard.<p>Forsyth and Pollard were also behind the upcoming …

Higgs Boson Atlas

Here's What the Higgs Boson Sounds Like

<i>The particle, set to music, plays like a jaunty tango.</i><p>To arrive at their tune, the team attached a musical note to each data point from the Atlas project, mapping the intervals between values in the original data set to the intervals between notes in the melody. As the values increased or …

Higgs Boson Seems To Prove That The Universe Doesn't Exist

None of us should be here. In fact, the whole world, the stars and the galaxies shouldn’t be here either. According to a new cosmological study, our whole Universe should have blinked out of existence an instant after it was first created.<p>Research from British cosmologists at King’s College London …

27 Musicians And Their Hits Reimagined As Buildings

What if you could live inside your favorite songs, from “Bohemian Rhapsody” to “Space Oddity?”<p>A beloved album can turn into a sonic home of sorts, and provide a measure of comfort that trumps an actual living space. Now we have a mash-up of both: In his new illustration series, “Archimusic,” …

27 Tips for Mastering Anything

This story originally appeared on Business Insider<p>What does it take to become a master at your craft? Is genius innate, or can it be learned?<p>In his book, "<i>Mastery</i>," Robert Greene draws from the latest research, interviews modern masters, and examines the lives of former greats like Albert Einstein, …


Nick's Article: Diversity in Unity - Talking New Zealand Pinot Noir with Aubert de Villaine

New Zealand’s winegrowing community is known for many things the world over, perhaps most famously now their ability to consistently produce sought …

Wine & Spirits

Tui the Boxer Plays Football

Secret to central otago Pinot noir

Sing for Central Otago Pinot Noir

Judge Rock Pinot Noir 2007 Wine Review

Judge Rock Pinot Noir 2012 - Decanter Gold Medal

<b>Judge Rock Pinot Noir 2012</b><p><b>Gold Medal awarded in the world’s largest & most prestigious wine competition</b><p>Judge Rock’s Pinot Noir has yet again …

Wine & Spirits

Decanter World Wine Awards - Decanter


What is the 777 Clone of Pinot Noir? Winemaker Erica Stancliff responds

Ted Lemon of Littorai Wines - winemaker of the year

WINEMAKER OF THE YEAR: Littorai's Ted Lemon<p>The simple version of Ted Lemon's story: Young American goes to Burgundy. Becomes first American to run a Burgundian wine estate. Comes back and stays true to Pinot's motherland.<p>That would be the easy version, but it misses a crucial fact. For a …

10 of the Most Dangerous Space Walks Ever Done

The blockbuster film Gravity features one heart-stopping emergency in space after another, most of them outside the confines of a spacecraft. Real-life emergencies during extravehicular activity, or EVA, are more rare, but they do happen.<p>The blockbuster film <i>Gravity</i> features one heart-stopping …

Central Otago pinot noirs exhibit variations in vintages

Central Otago wine growers hosted their annual new-release tasting of 58 pinot noirs recently.<p>They varied from 2010 to 2012 and showed a marked …

Why is it referred to as a 'tickle up' when it's far from funny. Jack Frost visits #waipara. #nzwine

Our Progression -New Zealand Pinot Noir

Our People- New Zealand Pinot Noir

Pinot Celebration

Befriend more than 40 Central Otago Winemakers and up to 200 other wine enthusiasts. Try masterclasses, tastings, food pairings and more!<p>"Central …

New Zealand

Pinot Noir NZ’s Videos on Vimeo

OMG, love it! RT @BurnCottageNZ: Marquis & Dianne w heavy metal legends @Megadeth @DaveMustaine @PinotNoirNZ @nzwine

RT @FrommWinery: 2 Fromm Wines in the Top 12 NZ Pinot Noirs @gtWINEmag - happy with that! @nzwine @winemarlborough

Virtual Wine Tasting Clip: Alex Gambal Bourgogne Pinot Noir

Pinot Noir of Central Otago: Mt. Difficulty and Black Ridge Vineyard, 2009