Nights for Thursday 9 May 2013
7:10 Mending The Tasmanian Devil
Immunogenetics researcher Dr Hannah Siddle from the University of Cambridge is developing a vaccine to offer the endangered carnivorous marsupial 'Tasmanian Devils' a chance against the contagious cancer facial tumour disease which has afflicted the species since the late 1990s.
Save The Tasmanian Devil
University of Cambridge Research
Gallery:Tasmanian Devils (warning: graphic images )
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 – World Weather
A day doesn't go by without some weather, explanations and implications with MetService severe weather forecaster Erick Brenstrum... floods in Argentina, Mauritius and north of St Louis, plus the oldest oak in Britain has blown over.
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.