London-based AI lab DeepMind has solved the 50-year-old protein folding problem; Unilever New Zealand is testing the 4-day working week; Tasmania is now powered entirely by renewables electricity. More good news:
New Zealand’s parliament has passed an Equal Pay Bill that ensures both women and men are not paid less because of their gender; British researchers have found 11 new emperor penguin colonies in Antarctica and due to the pandemic, science is becoming more inclusive. More News below.
New Zealand is banning drift netting to protect endangered dolphins; South African “Indlovu Gin” is made with elephant dung; and a Romanian shoemaker makes size 75 shoes to encourage social distancing.