Nights for Thursday 22 October 2020
7:12 Cultural Ambassador - Jazz
Fergus Barrowman joins us once again with his pick of the latest jazz releases. Tonight music from Matt Wilson, Dave Douglas and Ambrose Akinsmusire.
7:35 Space Debris and Why it's a Problem.
Emeline Paat-Dahlstrom - co-founder and CEO of SpaceBase joins us once again. Tonight she is looking at the problem of space debris.
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
What is it about a beautiful landscape that people like so much? Caz Graham explores the appeal of landscapes, starting with a visit to the English Lake District.
9:07 Our Changing World
This week, on Our Changing World, radiocarbon expert Jocelyn Turnbull from GNS Science is measuring how much carbon dioxide we're producing in different towns and cities - and she's doing it by cutting the grass.
9:30 Lifeguards Bracing Themselves for the Busiest Summer on Record
Surf Lifeguards around the country are bracing themselves for what could be the busiest lifesaving season on record as New Zealanders face a summer without the option of overseas holidays.
Covid-19 travel restrictions mean many Kiwis will be planning "staycations" this summer and Surf Life Saving New Zealand Chief Executive, Paul Dalton is encouraging beachgoers to familiarise themselves with key safety messages.
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
After 11, on this week's Music 101 Pocket Edition, The Phoenix Foundation's Samuel Flynn Scott takes us through their new album Friend Ship and Professor Susan Rogers former sound engineer for Prince speaks with Jesse Mulligan.