7:20 Mongolian Mummies

Bruno Frohlich, anthropologist, Smithsonian Institute

Modern means to understand ancient objects from Mongolian mummies to musical instruments.

8 pm News and weather

8:15 Windows on the World

International public radio documentaries - visit the Windows on the World webpage to find links to these documentaries.

8:45 Thinkers: Sociology

Dr Prudence Stone, sociologist and director of New Zealand's Smokefree Coalition

Why people do what we do.

8:59 Conundrum: Clue 1

9 pm News and weather

9:40 Mexico Report

Susana Seijas, freelance journalist

News and cultural trends from Mexico, pop. 111,211,789 (2009 estimate).

9:06 Insight

9:59 Conundrum: Clue 2

10 pm Late Edition

A review of the 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 and weather

11:06 Beale Street Caravan

The best in blues from the Blues Foundation in Memphis.