Afternoons with Jesse Mulligan for Monday 10 August 2020
1:12 First song
1:17 Changing international guidelines to save Māori lives
Researchers have managed to get a change to international clinical guidelines to ensure Māori are tested for a gene which causes stomach cancer.
Otago University Professor Parry Guilford explains to Jesse why this gene is more prevalent in Māori and can be identified before a person gets cancer.
1.27 Reaction to travel bubble announcement this afternoon
There is going to be an update this afternoon from Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern about a travel bubble between NZ and other Pacific Covid free nations.
Dr Collin Tukuitonga speaks to Jesse about the plan and any pitfalls there might be.
1.34 Matariki awards nominee Chelsea Winstanley talks about her work
Multi-award winning film maker Chelsea Winstanley's been nominated for this year's Matariki Awards. She's a finalist in the Te Waipuna-Ā-Rangi Award for Arts and Entertainment .
She talks to Jesse about her work and what she's currently working on while back in Aotearoa.
1:45 Great NZ Album: Dimmer - I Believe You Are Star
2:10 Caitlin Cherry's TV picks
The Umbrella Academy (Netflix)
Seinfeld (TVNZ on Demand/Neon)
Australian Ninja Warrior (TV3)
2:20 Black Sheep Stewart Smith
Between the 1960s and late 2000s Stewart Smith went on a one-man crusade, releasing thousands of invasive fish into New Zealand's rivers, lakes and streams. In this episode of Black Sheep, William Ray investigates his story.
2:40 Baby whisperer Dorothy Wade - Simply Parenting
Everyone has a calling says baby whisperer Dorothy Wade and at the age of 16 she discovered hers. She shares her expertise on everything you need to know about babies - from sleeping, crying, feeding and more! Her latest book is called Simply Parenting: from Twelve Weeks to 12 Months.
3:10 Melissa Davey - The Case of George Pell
Every hearing, every trial, mistrial, retrial, every appeal against charges that Australian Cardinal George Pell sexually abused two 13 year old boys, Melissa Davey was there. As the Guardian Australia Melbourne bureau chief, she watched as the highest ranking Catholic leader was convicted only to have the conviction overturned. Davey looks at the broader issues of culture wars, clergy abuse and the fallout from The Case of George Pell.
In 'Voices' today; Kadambari Gladding meets two chefs helping further the cause of Auckland-based food pop-up called Everybody Eats.
3:45 The Panel with Ali Mau and Greg Brownless
Music played in this show
First Song: MIlly Tabak and the Miltones - Liven up the Night
Great NZ Album: Dimmer - I Believe You are a Star
Drop You Off
I Believe You are a Star
All the Way to Her (features Bic Runga on backing vocals)