February 16-22 2013 Issue 3797by The Listener
<h3>COVER STORY</h3> <h4>Year of the cat</h4>
Year of the cat - what's Gareth Morgan up to next?
In this week's issue, Karl du Fresne talks with provocateur Gareth Morgan on the cat flap he has started and how it is only a sample of the stirring he has in mind. Also in this issue, David Cohen talks with the inventor of the World Wide Web, Sir Tim Berners-Lee who is an ardent opponent of reining in the internet. However, his plea for openness has its caveats. Diana Wichtel talks with Roald Hoffmann. Messing about with molecules won him a Nobel Prize but writing poetry helps him comprehend the world. Are you poisoning your pet? Catherine Woulfe reports on the adverse reactions to flea treatments that have been soaring, prompting concerns about just how safe they are for our animals.
Capitalist with a cause
Still weaving his web
Chemistry as cabaret
Are you poisoning your pet?
Deputy Prime Minister got a home visit by Ms Ardern to break the news of her pregnancy.Read more
Nearly 100 dedicated road police positions have been cut in the past five years, while the road toll rose 50 percent increase in the same period.Read more
Gang violence mediators say a Mongrel Mob-themed game is 'stupid', but its maker says he was just taking advantage of a gap in the market.Read more
Labour's caucus meets for the first time this year, with the PM saying there are still policies to be finalised for the govt's first 100 days.Read more