Nights for Tuesday 22 May 2012
7:10 Our Own Odysseys: Shanghai Stopover
In 2008, Elizabeth Coleman had a 48 hour stopover in one of the most populated cities in the world, Shanghai, China.
7:30 The Sampler
A weekly review and analysis of new CD releases.
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 The World At Night: Portugal
From one of the oldest nations in Europe is our Portugal correspondent Brendan de Beer, South African-born editor of The Portugal News, pop. 10,642,841 (est. 2010)... the repercussions if Greece drops the Euro as their currency; or how people would like to care more about the upcoming Euro 2012 football championships.
9:00 News and Weather
9:06 The Tuesday Feature: Science In Cook's Time by Dr. Duncan Steel
From a series of lectures from 2004 covering the broad themes related to the Transit of Venus - Science in the age of enlightenment, the quest to find the distance to the Sun.
10:00 News and Weather
10:17 Late Edition
11:06 Putumayo Radio Hour
A world music show that takes listeners on a weekly journey through the music of many different cultures (Putumayo)