Nights for Thursday 24 September 2009

7 pm News & Weather

7:15 pm Raindrops Falling

Professor Emmanuel Villermaux, fluid dynamicist, Aix-Marseille Université

Using high-speed cameras which are helping to explain the size, shape and distribution of drops in natural rain.

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 pm Hot Rocks - Geology

Hamish Campbell, geologist, GNS Science

Drilling a core into the geologic cycle... New Zealand's mineral estate plus an update on the Dusky Sound earthquake.

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