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Afternoons with Jesse Mulligan for Wednesday 13 October 2010

1:10 Best Song Ever Written

Fly Me To The Moon - Frank Sinatra with the Count Basie Band Live At the Sands as chosen by Claude Askew of Christchurch.

1:15 Link 3 - music game

2:10 Feature stories

Tom Mackie loved comic books. He didn't love reading them. He loved collecting them. A lot of them. Mr. Mackie died two years ago, and now his collection of about 10,000 comics is up for auction.

Tom Mackie Collection of Comics.

Insulin was the world's first miracle drug, and something we now take for granted. Diabetes robs the body of insulin. Without it, the body can't use glucose. Sugars and starch turn into poison. Then in 1921, a Canadian Doctor made the discovery that would change the lives of diabetics around the world. The New York Historical society has just opened a special exhibit called Breakthrough: The Dramatic Story of the Discovery of Insulin.

You Me Now2:30 You Me ... Now!

Following the trials and tribulations of a group of friends as they find love in the city.

2:45 He Rourou

2:50 Feature Album

3:12 Virtual World

1. Web design company celebrates history of NZ Internet

Wellington web-design agency Heyday has launched a web-video and text project, Down to the Wire, aimed at celebrating New Zealand's internet, by looking at its evolution and benefits from the standpoint of users.

2. Smart Phones that Know Their Users by How They Walk

Bits & Bobs

The Amazon Kindle e-book reader, announced for NZ in July will soon be available.

Three out of the fvie highest-definition live webcams in the world are in Dunedin, operated by local ISP WIC.

UK Cellular operators Orange and T-Mobile have announced that customers on both networks can now roam with either operator.

3:33 Auckland story

David Steemson on a day in the life of an animal at Unitec's Veterinary Nursing course.

4:06 The Panel

David Slack and Linda Clark