7:12 E-Voting and Security

University of Canterbury Masters student Cybele Freitas has investigated security aspects of e-voting in national elections overseas. She says while no electoral system is completely secure, there are particular risks and vulnerabilities with the confidentiality, integrity and availability of e-voting. 

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7:30  At The Movies

On At The Movies,  Simon Morris goes to three films that took their time getting here. New Zealand gang film Savage which was 8 years in the making and the long-delayed New Mutants and the followup to the Bill and Ted films - last seen in 1991 - Bill and Ted face the music.

8:10 The Hump

The Hump is our Wednesday night Quiz Night where we take a dive into the archives of Nga Taonga Sound and Vision for some audio gems and we want to see if you can identify them.

The prize tonight is a bit of a treat for geography fans - and probably anyone who loves the South Island - Upriver: From the Sea to the Southern Alps by Colin Heinz.

Upriver: From the Sea to the Southern Alps by Colin Heinz cover.

Upriver: From the Sea to the Southern Alps by Colin Heinz cover. Photo: Quentin Wilson Publishing

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

Why are millennials so attracted to starting their own businesses? 

Creative business people brainstorming in conference room meeting.


9:07 Apollo 13

Special episode with Apollo 13 Commander Jim Lovell. An extended interview. The true space pioneer talks to Kevin Fong about everything from the shocking moment of the explosion to the enormous relief of the splashdown. 

Apollo 13 Lunar Module

Apollo 13 Lunar Module Photo: NASA / Public domain

9:30 Aviation and Global Warming

We'll hear from Professor David Lee, of Manchester Metropolitan University, about the extent to which our love of flying is contributing to climate change ...  he's been involved in writing the first report of it's kind since 2009.

Airplane in the sky at sunset

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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 Inside Out

Nick Tipping hosts a journey through the jazz spectrum playing favourites, standards and new releases along the way.  Tonight he selects some of his favourite tracks from the last 200 shows of Inside Out. 

RNZ Concert presenter: Nick Tipping

RNZ Concert presenter: Nick Tipping Photo: RNZ / Rebekah Parsons-King