Nine To Noon for Friday 10 February 2012
Prominent businessman Lloyd Morrison has died. Kathryn Ryan interviewed him on 17 February 2010. Listen to that interview.
09:05 An investigation finds the quake-hit CTV building fell short of standards
Andrew Cleland is the chief executive of the Institution of Professional Engineers, which has been given the report into the building collapse, which killed 115 people, and will conduct its own investigation; and Paul Grimshaw, partner at Grimshaw & Co.
09:20 IT as the Fourth Science
Ian McCrae, Orion Health CEO; and Wayne Codyre, Principal of Ross Intermediate in Palmerston North which has an IT focus.
09:45 Asia correspondent Phil O'Sullivan
Beijing's veto of a UN Security Council resolution condemning the Syrian government's deadly crackdown on protests; the mystery of the deputy mayor of Sichuan city; and human safaris in the Andaman Islands .
10:05 Rachel Armstrong - Living architecture
Dr Armstrong is the co-director of the Advanced Virtual And Technological Architectural Research (AVATAR) Group and a senior lecturer at the School of Architecture & Construction at The University of Greenwich in the UK. She is the author of a new digital book Living Architecture: How synthetic biology can remake our cities and reshape our lives.
10:35 Children's Book Review with John McIntyre
Extremely Loud and Incredibly Close by Jonathan Safran Foer
The Invention of Hugo Cabret by Brian Selznick
The Hunger Games by Suzanne Collins
10:45 Reading: Carol, Unplugged, a short story by Linda Nichol read by David McPhail
Frank takes his wife, once a high flying executive, now needing full care, out to lunch.
Audio will be available here after broadcast.
11:05 New Music with Sean McKenna
Album: The Alan Lomax Collection From The American Folklife Center
Cultural Equity - Sound Collections Guide
Lomax Interactive - New York Times
What’s your blues name?
Song: Neville Marcano (The Growling Tiger) ‘Señorita Panchita’
Artist: Doug Jerebine
Album: Is Jesse Harper
Song: Good News Blues
11:30 Sports commentator Joseph Romanos
The winners of the Halberg Awards; the Black Caps performance against Zimbabwe; and does Sonny Bill Williams deserve to be an NZ heavyweight boxing champion.
11:45 Week That Was with Radar and Irene Pink