Nights for Thursday 5 December 2013
7:10 The Beneficial Cane Toad
Repercussions of the introduction of cane toads into the Australian ecosystem, with Nigel Turvey. His latest book is Cane Toads: A Tale of Sugar, Politics and Flawed Science.
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 Computer Science
Mark Apperley from University of Waikato tweezers out the silicon chips to expose how computers compute. Why are there so many software disasters, and how can we avoid them?
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.