Nights for Thursday 31 October 2019
7:12 Cultural Ambassador - Planet Adolescent
Charlie Cuff joins us once again from Nelson with his take on the climate change strikes some of the plans the younger generation have to tackle the problem.
7:35 New Horizons
In this week's New Horizons, William Dart goes back half-a-century to perhaps the most celebrated of all festivals, Woodstock, and features a new 10-CD set called Back to the Garden.
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 Window on the World
The Brazilian Butt Lift or as it's more commonly known, the BBL, is one of the most dangerous cosmetic procedures in the world but that hasn't stopped it becoming one of the most requested procedures. Posts on this type of cosmetic surgery are all over social media which show before and after photos to portray this popular body type. Tonight's Window on the World follows one woman considering a BBL. But before she makes a decision, she speaks to social media influencers, her close friends and medical professionals who help guide her through her choice.
9:07 Our Changing World
This week on Our Changing World, Victoria University of Wellington researcher Daniel Donoghue wonders whether screen time can help kaka learn new skills faster, and Professor Allan Blackman investigates strontium in the Elemental podcast.
9:30 Halloween Traditions
Dr Lorna Piatti-Farnell Associate Professor of Popular Media and Cultural History at AUT is here to tell us about Halloween Traditions.
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 Music 101 pocket edition
In this week's Pocket Edition Music 101 host Charlotte Ryan speaks Seth Haapu. Delaney Davidson pops in for a live session and Tony Stamp speaks with brothers Te Omaka and Isaiah Perkins from reggae band House of Shem.