7:12 Can Neoliberalism Tackle Climate Change?

Associate Professor Brian Roper from Otago University's Politics Departmant is back. Tonight he asks if emissions trading and the promotion of EVs will be effective in reducing emissions.

Photo: Matti Blume

7:30 The Sampler

Tony Stamp recaps his six favourite albums of 2022 so far - one for each month. 

The Smile (Tom Skinner, Jonny Greenwood, Thom Yorke)

The Smile (Tom Skinner, Jonny Greenwood, Thom Yorke) Photo: Suppled

8:10 The House

Phil Smith has our report from Parliament.

Close up of green leather empty seats

Debating Chamber in Parliament Photo: RNZ / Diego Opatowski

8:15 Pacific Waves

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Koroi Hawkins presents a daily current affairs programme that delves deeper into the major stories of the week, through a Pacific lens, and shines a light on issues affecting Pacific people wherever they are in the world.

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Photo: RNZ Pacific

8:30 The Detail

Counting our farming emissions - There are plenty of farmers out there doing everything they can to cut their greenhouse gas emissions. The Detail takes a trip to a dairy farm in south Waikato to find out how one farming couple is doing it.

Farmers George and Sharon Moss on their farm in Tokoroa.

Farmers George and Sharon Moss on their farm in Tokoroa. Photo: Sharon Brettkelly

9:07 Sci Fi/Sci Fact

Professor Cather Simpson Emeritus Investigator with the MacDiarmid Institute and a Professor of Physics & Chemistry at University of Auckland investigates Zero Point Energy from The Incredibles.

The Incredibles
Year 2004 USA
Director : Brad Bird

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10:00 Late Edition

Bryan Crump presents all the breaking news, a little analysis of the stories of the moment, and some highlights of the day on RNZ National.

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Photo: RNZ Andrew Robertson

11:07 Worlds of Music

On Worlds of Music Trevor Reekie hosts a weekly music programme celebrating an eclectic mix of trans global music, fusion and folk roots. Included in this episode is an interview originally recorded in 2018 with Welsh harpist Catrin Finch & Senegalese kora player Seckou Keita who have just announced a sold out tour of major venues throughout Europe.    

Seckou Keita & Catrin Finch

Seckou Keita & Catrin Finch Photo: Andy Morgan