Nights for Thursday 26 March 2020
7:12 Cultural Ambassador - Planet Adolescent
Charlie Cuff joins us once again to give us his take on the current global situation.
7:35 Space: Why should we bother?
Making her Nights debut, Emeline Paat-Dahlstrom the Co-Founder of SpaceBase is on the line. She'll be discussing why New Zealand should bother exploring space.
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
We visit the Netherlands, where human sewage is being recycled into a valuable phosphate fertiliser.
9:07 Our Changing World
This week on Our Changing World, Alison Ballance is off to GNS Science to meet the experts who measure air pollution in New Zealand, and she finds a virologist and a chemist to explain why soap is the ultimate coronavirus buster.
9:30 Overseas Correspondent - Australia
Another debut tonight, Rhanna Collins is the Executive Editor of Indigenous News & Current Affairs at National Indigenous Television in Sydney.
10:17 After Ten
Bryan takes a look back at the day's events and stories.
11:07 Music 101 pocket edition
On this week's Pocket Edition young Auckland Chaitanya Rajapurkar tells Tony Stamp about his experience interning as a sound engineer in Mumbai, recording music for Bollywood productions. Plus Waveney Russ interviews Dana Margolin, from the acclaimed indie band Porridge Radio, and Elliott Childs has a chat and a bit of a guitar demo from Lou Reed’s former guitar tech Stewart Hurwood.