Days with Andrew


Charging Electric Cars

A pioneering project to build wireless charging technology that charges electric vehicles as they are being driven or are parked has recently received an almost $12 million grant from this year’s Endeavour Fund. Professor Grant Covic leads the development of dynamic charging roadways at the University of Auckland’s Faculty of Engineering and chatted with Di.


The Rhema Mug Exchange

Plus all the links and extra bits from Holly & Dan for Tuesday 19 September.

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Top things we talked about:

The US Navy has decided to use XBOX 360 controllers to operate their periscopes, because they're easier to use for young millenial sailors (and they're way cheaper than the proper handles).

A woman whose a huge fan of the New England Patriots, won $100,000 from a scratch-lotto ticket that was branded with a rival NFL team.

Because normal sweatshirts are too, what's the word... "normal"... Calvin Klein have announced a sweatshirt that is just a pair of sleeves.

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Today's Bible Society Verse of the Day is 2 Corinthians 5:17 -"This means that anyone who belongs to Christ has become a new person. The old life is gone; a new life has begun!"

Do you reckon a butterfly ever thinks back about its life as a caterpillar? Yea, I didn't think so either. And yet I think we sometimes do that ourselves, don't we?
If you've surrendered your life to Jesus, if you've decided to follow him – whatever label you had that defined you is gone – your new life as a son or daughter of your Heavenly Father has begun... so live like that!

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How should the church respond to poverty?

Dr Jayakumar Christian is World Visions Internationals Faith and Development Director.  He is in NZ primarily to share with church leaders on how the church can respond best to poverty and the importance of our faith to this work.

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Meat Free Week

Gareth Roberts chairperson from Bowel Cancer NZ talking to Andrew Urquhart on Meat Free Week.


Andrew's Mihi

Andrew Urquhart catches up with Mania Clarke talking about Maori Language Week and completes his challenge to do his 'mihi'.

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