Nights for Thursday 14 May 2009

7 pm News & Weather

7:15Rat Heroes

Bart Weetjens - Belgium born, Tanzanian-based founder, APOPO.

How rats are being trained to both detect landmines and determine if people have tuberculosis.

7:30 Spectrum:

People, places and events in New Zealand.

8 pm News & Weather

8:15 Windows on the World:

International public radio documentaries.

8:45 Salty Water - oceans

Craig Stevens - oceanographer NIWA

70.78% of our planet is covered by oceans... this week, changes in the Arctic and how it differs with the oceans surrounding Antarctica.

8:59 Conundrum: Clue 7

9 pm News & Weather

9:06 Our Changing World:

Radio New Zealand's science and environment programme.

9:59 Conundrum: Clue 8

10 pm News & Weather

10:17 Late Edition:

A review of the leading news from Morning Report, Nine to Noon, Afternoons and Checkpoint. Also hear the latest news from around the Pacific on Radio New Zealand International's Dateline Pacific.

11 pm News & Weather

11:06 The Music Mix:

Music, talk, live sessions, and coverage of contemporary music and events.