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Sideways-Turning Wheels Make Parallel Parking A Breeze

If you have trouble parallel parking, then this car is for you. This electric car’s wheels turn 90 degrees sideways to parallel park. It’s a first of it’s kind, and is a joint project between engineers in New Zealand and China.

07/31/2013

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U.S. Students Survive 9 Days In New Zealand Blizzard

Two U.S. students trapped in the New Zealand wilderness by a snowstorm trekked back out to safety after surviving their nine-day ordeal by rationing their meager supplies of trail mix and warming themselves in hot springs.

06/11/2012

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Movie Blog: ‘Bride Flight’ Gets Romance So Very Wrong

I’ve seen two miserable movies this year, and Bride Flight is one of them.

06/26/2011

Rescuers search for survivors in a collapsed building in Manchester Street on February 22, 2011 in Christchurch, New Zealand. The 6.3 magnitude earthquake - an aftershock of the 7.1 magnitude quake on September 4 - struck 20km southeast of Christchurch at around 1pm local time, with initial reports suggesting damage and fatalities far exceeding the initial quake. (credit: Martin Hunter/Getty Images)

Winona State Study Group Safe In New Zealand

A group from Winona State University traveling in New Zealand reports it was not involved in the devastating earthquake that struck one of the largest cities in that island nation.

02/22/2011

Rescuers search for survivors in a collapsed building in Manchester Street on February 22, 2011 in Christchurch, New Zealand. The 6.3 magnitude earthquake - an aftershock of the 7.1 magnitude quake on September 4 - struck 20km southeast of Christchurch at around 1pm local time, with initial reports suggesting damage and fatalities far exceeding the initial quake. (credit: Martin Hunter/Getty Images)

Earthquake Pictures From New Zealand

New Zealand was struck by a 6.3-magnitude earthquake. Time has put together an amazing slide show of the damage caused by the quake and aftershocks.

02/22/2011