Nights for Thursday 25 February 2021
Karyn Hay is in for Bryan Crump this evening.
7:10 Nights Science - World Weather
Our World Weather Man, Erick Brenstrum joins us once again taking a look at the Texas snowstorm, 2020's record temperatures, Tropical cyclone Yasa and the State of La Nina - just for starters!
7:30 Essential New Zealand Albums: The Crocodiles - Tears
The Crocodiles brought together some of the sharpest minds in Kiwi pop. In Essential New Zealand Albums, Nick Bollinger discusses their 1980 debut, Tears.
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.
The RNZ Podcast series Fragments: First-Hand Accounts of the 2011 February Earthquake - marking 10 years since the major Christchurch earthquake on 22 February 2011. Tonight we continue the story of the collapse of the PGC Building.
9:07 Our Changing World
This week, on Our Changing World, Alison Ballance talks to a team mapping groundwater across New Zealand and finds out where water flows underground across the Heretaunga Plains. And she talks to freshwater researchers who are using mātauranga Māori to guide the translocation of species such as kākahi or freshwater mussels.
9:30 Overseas Correspondent - Taiwan
We're joined once again by our correspondent in Taipei, William Yang.
Susana Leiataua is in for Karyn Hay keeping those who are up late up to date.
11:07 Music 101 pocket edition
After 11, on this week's Music 101 Pocket Edition, Che Fu twenty years on from the release of The Navigator he speaks to Charlotte Ryan of that experience, Canadian indie outfit Kiwi jr explain the provenance of their name to Tony Stamp and Yadana Saw catches up with Elemeno P frontman Dave Gibson.