Nine To Noon for Thursday 23 March 2017
09:05 Inside UK Parliament following "terror attack"
Nine to Noon speaks to Joe Watts, Political Editor of The Independent who is among those still on lockdown inside Westminster after an alleged terror attack which has killed four people, including a policeman, outside the halls of parliament in London.
09:10 New CYFs legislation "unworkable" says retired judge
The Law Society says changes to the legislation governing Child, Youth and Family are unworkable and need a complete rewrite. The Children, Young Persons, and Their Families (Oranga Tamariki) Bill changes the focus of CYFs to focus on early intervention rather than the "minimum intervention" approach of the current legislation. Nine to Noon talks to retired Family Court Judge John Adams who is a member of the society's family law section.
09:20 Where do we go now ? New Horizons - Fran Bagenal
Fran Bagenal is a Professor of Astrophysical and Planetary Sciences at the University of Colorado, one of only two people on the science teams for both of NASA's recent missions to the outer solar system Jupiter and Pluto.
09:45 UK correspondent Jon Dennis
10:05 Joseph Michael - Antarctica in Auckland
For three nights, as the sun sets over the domain, Auckland's War Memorial Museum will become a blank canvas for the 360 degree projection of a life size iceberg, to showcase Antartica. Kathryn Ryan talks to visual artist Joseph Michael who captured the footage in a month-long expedition to the frozen continent in 2015. ANTARCTICA: while you were sleeping, is a collaboration with the Auckland Arts Festival and Auckland Museum. The three night installation is free and open to anyone to come and watch the 45 minute loop. There are also two talks accompanying the exhibition, an artist talk on Friday March 24, and on Saturday March 25 there will be a panel discussion on climate change in partnership with the Deep South Challenge.
And you can also listen to Alison Ballance's four-part podcast of Joseph Michael's trip to Antarctica.
10:35 Book review
Rachel Eadie from Scorpio Books in Christchurch reviews Maurice Gee's Severed Lands.
10:45 The Reading
11:05 New technology with Sarah Putt
Net Neutrality, Netflix and NZ, and Uber’s president quits.
11:25 Getting a grip on parenting
Kathryn Ryan talks commonsense parenting with time management specialist and mother of six, grandmother of 17, Robyn Pearce. Her latest book, Getting a grip on parenting time - 86 commonsense lessons from the trenches contains many tips for effective parenting.
11:45 Viewing with Lara Strongman
Lara reviews Netflix Norwegian political thriller Nobel.