Monday to Friday, 9am - Midday

9:10 William Trubridge

World champion Kiwi freediver

9:30 John McBeth

Sport commentator about the womens' tennis, Ben Fouhy quitting kayaking and the retirement of Nathan Twaddle from rowing

9:45 Jesse Dykstra

Natural hazards scientist on what he's learnt from the Canterbury earthquake

10:10 Dr David Tombs

Kiwi Inventors who should be Famous: born in 1908, Dr Tombs was involved in many projects from loud speakers to radio valves to hovercraft technology, his son Ben Tombs tells his story

10:20 Kiwis on Duty

Susan Kelly is a VSA volunteer who manages 230 schools in Papua New Guinea

10.30 Peter Kerr

Science blogger on commercialising science

10:45 Jon Spencer

US indie rocker with his band The Blues Explosion are playing the Kings Arms in Auckland tonight and Bodega in Wellington tomorrow

11:15 Grant Smithies

Musical selections for the summer season... The Scavengers (nz)

11:30 James Griffen & Peter Elliott

Views and opinions on the first week that was 2011... David Hasslehoff, Maria Sharapova, England winning The Ashes, stay-cations and noisy neighbours, plus why are some movies made in 3-D?

11.45 Heart Attack Alley

Live set from Auckland blues trio comprised of Caoimhe Macfehin (The Drab Doo-Riffs) on vocals , Kristal G on guitar, and Karl Steven (Supergroove, The Drab Doo-Riffs) on blues harp


The Chills - Double Summer (NZ)
Cat Power - Lived in Bars
Kimbra - Settle Down (NZ)
Jon Spencer Blues Explosion - Burn it off (live)
Jon Spencer Blues Explosion - 2 kindsa love (live)
Smokey Robinson & the Miracles - More Love
The Scavengers - Mysterex (NZ)
Heart Attack Alley - Crying (live) (NZ)
Heart Attack Alley - Trouble (live) (NZ)