Nights for Monday 8 October 2012
7:15 Sport: United States Of America
LA Times sports journalist Helene Elliott with a penchant for fast games with pucks and sticks on ice... labour disputes keep impacting upon games, lately in the National Hockey League (NHL), also with the use of fill-in referees for the National Football League (NFL).
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 Thinkers: History Of Science
Before our own times, there were three great revolutions in scientific thought: the Copernican Revolution (c 1550 - 1650), the Chemical Revolution (c. 1750 - 1800), and the Darwinian Revolution (c 1850 - 1900); with philosopher Prof. Alan Musgrave from the University of Otago... Galileo's run in with the Catholic Church.
9 pm News and weather
9:10 Raging Rabies
The rather awful story of rabies throughout the ages, as investigated by wife and husband team, veterinarian Monica Murphy and journalist Bill Wasik: Rabid: A Cultural History of the World's Most Diabolical Virus.
10 pm Late Edition
11 pm News and weather
11:06 Beale Street Caravan
The best in blues from the Blues Foundation in Memphis.