7:12 Art and Science in Cyberspace

The Digital Research Hub at the University of Auckland has co-ordinated a digital exhibition space as part of the international Ars Electronica art and technology festival, and if you have a computer and a good internet connection you can join in too.

 Kōrero Paki takes five key moments from Maori creation tradition and transforms them into 3D holographic sculptures displayed on personal hand-held device

Kōrero Paki takes five key moments from Maori creation tradition and transforms them into 3D holographic sculptures displayed on personal hand-held device Photo: University of Auckland's School of Architecture and Planning.

7:35 The Sampler

This week in The Sampler Nick Bollinger reviews the latest from precocious 70s-inspired brother duo The Lemon Twigs; queer country from North Carolina singer H.C. McEntire; and an instrumental set from sometime Tall Dwarf Alec Bathgate.     

The Lemon Twigs

The Lemon Twigs Photo: 4AD

8:05 Recycling used laptops for students in need.

We're talking to Liz Greive from the charity Spend My Super about another project she's involved in - refurbishing donated used laptops for students around the country who don't have access to technology - sounds like a great idea!

Recycle a Device or RAD is an Aotearoa initiative that helps those who need a laptop or tablet be matched with a donated and refurbished device.

Recycle a Device or RAD is an Aotearoa initiative that helps those who need a laptop or tablet be matched with a donated and refurbished device. Photo: recycleadevice.nz

8:15 Dateline Pacific

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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

Could your family photos end up being stored on a piece of glass? Might you find yourself saving a file to DNA storage? Or downloading a video from a data centre in space? 

9:10 Nights Sport - Helene Elliot

As sports resume in America, mostly without spectators, some problems have arisen. Baseball in particular has had a lot of COVID cases and many teams were held off the field and have played fewer games than some other teams. 

A concession stand closed for the season due to the COVID-19 pandemic at T-Mobile Park in Seattle.

A concession stand closed for the season due to the COVID-19 pandemic at T-Mobile Park in Seattle. Photo: Abbie Parr/Getty Images/AFP

9:30 Eating Fried Chicken in The Shower

Host James Nokise invites Billy T award-winning comedian David Correos to talk about the joy of validation and the pain when it all goes wrong.

Comedian David Correos with host James Nokise.

Comedian David Correos with host James Nokise. Photo: RNZ

10:17 Lately

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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 Nashville Babylon

On this week's Nashville Babylon Tom Rush covers Joni Mitchell and Holly Golightly's getting high for Jesus. There's also music from the Felice Brothers, a new track from Kathleen Edwards' latest album plus classic jazz courtesy of Horace Silver.

Kathleen Edwards at The Majestic Theater, New York.

Kathleen Edwards at The Majestic Theater, New York. Photo: Kathleen_Edwards_@_The_Majestic_Theater.jpg: John Benson from Madison WI / CC BY (https://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/2.0)