The International Space Station (ISS) serves as a space environment research laboratory in which crew members conduct experiments in human biology, physics, meteorology, and other fields. It operates at the edge of the most recent technology; a staging base for possible future missions to the Moon, Mars, and asteroids while serving commercial, diplomatic and educational…...
Chris Hemsworth is one of the kings of the silver screen at the moment. He was one of the big billers of one of this decade’s biggest movies, Avengers: End Game, and later this month he’ll be onscreen again in MIB: International. This man leads a busy life. But, is that what being a man […]
Top Image: Brick Content Determination is a strange and wonderful reflex in the face of adversity. After sustaining any type of injury, the mind and body goes into overdrive. Fight or flight. Wake or sleep. Be determined, or be weak. Professional wakeboarder, Brad Smeele is the definition of determination. In 2014, he experienced a severe…...
Ben Silbermann took his habit of collecting things to the next level when he co-founded virtual pinboard site, Pinterest, in 2010. Now worth $12 billion, the idea for Pinterest came due to Silbermann’s hobby as a kid of collecting dried insects and pinning them on a board. After graduating from Yale Univeristy, Silbermann worked as […]
There are plenty of amazing Kiwi’s contributing to our small slice of the planet, but it’s not often we actually celebrate their achievements. We don’t like to toot our own horn. Fortunately, since 2003 we have events like the Kea World Class New Zealand (WCNZ) Awards to highlight these talented individuals. The first of this […]
Canadian entrepreneur, Stewart Butterfield, is no stranger to dot-com enterprises. In 2000, he successfully built a startup with a uni friend called Gradfinder.com. He definitely didn’t stop there. He moved on to co-found Ludicorp in 2002 with fellow business-brain Caterina Fake, after initially designing a massive multiplayer online roleplaying game, Game Neverending. In the wake […]