Sunday 4 'til 8 for Sunday 13 April 2014
4:07 The Sunday Feature: The TED Radio Hour (NPR)
Do We Need Humans? A fascinating look at what it means to be human in the age of robots. Featuring Four TED Talks
1. Sherry Turkle: Are We Plugged-In, Connected, But Alone?
2. Cynthia Breazeal: Will Man's Best Friend Be A Robot?
3. Andrew McAfee: Are Droids Taking Our Jobs?
4. Abraham Verghese: Is The Human Hand Our Best Technology?
5:12 Spiritual Outlook
Our regular catch up with the world of religion, spirituality, faith and ethics – produced and presented by Justin Gregory, Lisa Thompson, Amelia Nurse and Mike Gourley alternating with series from the BBC's World Service programme, Heart and Soul.
Maori news and interviews from throughout the motu (RNZ)
6:06 Te Ahi Kaa
Exploring issues and events from a tangata whenua perspective (RNZ)
7:06 One In Five
The issues and experience of disability (RNZ)
A weekly programme that highlights Asians, Africans, indigenous Americans and more in New Zealand, aimed at promoting a greater understanding of our ethnic minority communities (RNZ)