Matariki is a time rich with custom and tradition but also has much to tell us about our changing world today. Māori understand that changes to the environment and ecology at this time may be due to climate change. Join astrophysicist Dr Pauline Harris, of Victoria University of Wellington, as she unpacks Matariki and maramataka – the Māori traditional calendar.
What can Māori knowledge and science add to our understanding of how to predict and mitigate climate change?
Part of ZEALANDIA's 2019 Matariki programme