7:15Cosmic Acceleration

Dr Tim Schrabback, astronomer, Leiden Observatory

Data collected from the Hubble Telescope confirms that the universe is expanding at an accelerating rate (pdf).


People, places and events in New Zealand.

8 pm News & Weather

8:15 Windows on the World

International public radio documentaries

8:45 Science: Physics

Dr Shaun Hendy, physicist, MacDiarmid Institute for Advanced Materials & Nanotechnology, Industrial Research Ltd

Matter and energy and of interactions between the two... how quantum mechanics has lead to modern electronics.

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

Nick Atkinson presents a contemporary music magazine with interviews and music from New Zealand and overseas artists, coverage of new releases, tours, live sessions, music festivals and events. (RNZ)