Nights for Friday 25 October 2019
7:07 Sonic Tonic - Air
What or whom has taken your breath away?
8:10 Element of the Week
To mark 2019 as the year of the Periodic Table, RNZ Nights has teamed up with the MacDiarmid Institute to bring you Element of The Week.
Tonight, Marcus Jones from AUT's chemistry department introduces us to the element oxygen and the reason for tonight's sonic tonic dedicated to air.
8:15 Dateline Pacific
RNZ Pacific's daily current affairs programme covering the major Pacific stories of the week, with background and reaction from the people making the news.
8:30 Friday Night Live
In Friday Night Live we join New York based singer-songwriter Miriam Clancy in a performance with her six piece band at Auckland's Bacco Room in October 2009.
9:07 Country Life
Tonight the Country Life team hear about the newest breed of cattle on the block - some are black with white spots and some are white with black.
They have a story about reject horses from the racing industry - retired trotters are being saved and prepared for loving new homes.
And they're catching up with an international cheese judge who's pretty clear about the sort of cheeses New Zealander should be making.
Lately with Karyn Hay is a late night radio show on RNZ National, with an eye on live events, an ear for music, a great sense of humour and a genuine interest in people and their stories.
11:07 The Mixtape
The Mixtape features the newly elected Dunedin mayor Aaron Hawkins speaking with Yadana Saw
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