Nights for Thursday 1 May 2014
7:10 Zero Harm
Is the goal of 'zero harm' to workers achievable – particularly in industries where types of work are inherently dangerous? With Global Manager, Zero Harm and Human Performance for Siemens Tom McDaniel
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 - Botany
Plant ecologist Bec Stanley from Auckland Botanical Gardens on the chlorophyll-filled bio-mass that photosynthesises around us; and time travel in the plant world: seed banks.
Left: Totara “masting” or covered in seed. Middle: New Zealand Passionfruit a ‘crop wild relative’ and a focus for seed collecting worldwide. Right: Kowhai is a legume which is likely to have “bankable seeds” as they form natural soil seed banks.
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.