Nights for Thursday 1 December 2011
7:10 A Disaster On Our Shores
Australian veterinarian Brett Gartrell about the rescue and rehabilitation work in the wake of the wreck of the Rena off Mt Maunganui.
People, places and events in New Zealand.
8 pm News & Weather
8:15 Windows on the World
International public radio documentaries - visit the Windows on the World web page to find links to these documentaries.
8:40 Science: Toxicology (What's Your Poison?)
Dr Leo Schep from the NZ National Poisons Centre about substances taken internally or applied externally that are injurious to health or dangerous to life... ricin - a poison that can be made from the waste left over from processing castor beans.
9 pm News & Weather
9:06 Our Changing World
Science and environment news from New Zealand and the world.
10 pm News & Weather
10:17 Late Edition
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.