Nights for Thursday 19 April 2012
7:10 Feature guest: Magnetic Soap
Bristol University chemist Prof. Julian Eastoe has produced a 'soap' which responds to a magnetic field and thus has the potential to clean up oil spills - yet why has such a good idea taken this long to be produced?
7:30 At the Movies
Films and movie business with Simon Morris.
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: Biophysics
Molecular biophysicist Prof David Parry from Massey University and his long-held fascination with fibrous proteins... why do we have different coloured hair but then what makes us all go grey (if we get to keep it)...
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.