• Take notice, world, New Zealand is undergoing a re-charge.
    The 'No. 8 wire' thinking we have been so proud of is being expanded and improved.
    No. 8 Re-charged tells a compelling and accessible story of modern New Zealand and its world-beating products and ideas. From drone technology to electric farm bikes and computer graphics, from space-age umbrellas to fitness trackers and the world's leading DJ software - New Zealand developers, entrepreneurs and companies are winning in areas where no one thought we could even compete.
    Chapters:
    1. Up in the Air - Planes, Drones and Rockets
    2. The Human Body - From Hospital Beds to Cancer Breakthroughs
    3. Social Innovation - Change, for Good
    4. It's all Fun and Games - It's about Serious Fun
    5. Of Water and the Sea - Boats, Anchors and Surfboards
    6. Machines, Large and Small - Large, loud and Globally Successful
    7. Film and Pictures - Screen Stars, Large and Small
    8. The Land of the Clouds - Aoraki and Aotearoa
    9. Down on the Farm - Robots, Designer Cows and Turtle Tracking
    10. Global Fingerprints - From New Zealand to the World

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