Nights for Thursday 24 October 2013
7:10 The Piper's Whim
Sarah Deters Richardson from the University of Edinburgh on taking an organologist's view when curating an exhibition of historic bagpipes from Scotland, England and Ireland – The Piper's Whim.
Left to right – a set of early Highland Montrose pipes owned and played by the piper to the Duke of Montrose (c 1770); a fragment of an 18th-century Lowland pipe converted to a Highland setup; and a set of Edinburgh-made Border pipes by George Walker (c 1840)
7:30 At the Movies
Films and movie business with Simon Morris.
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. Tonight, as well as all the major weather events from around the globe, an explanation of jet-streams. With MetService severe weather forecaster Erick Brenstrum.
Link: Erick Brenstrum's blog
9:06 Our Changing World
Science and environment news from New Zealand and the world.
10:17 Late Edition
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.