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Marty Duda's artist of the week on Nine to Noon is Nicole Atkins
In Our Changing World, childhood obesity, fun with fermented food and drink, the 'Littlest Hadron Collider', and a shark dissection and update on great white shark research in New Zealand and South Africa.
On Country Life this week: an organic property in Golden Bay growing assorted subtropical fruit, and manuka honey research
On Saturday Morning, Kim Hill's guests include Claire Hall and Hinemoana Baker.
Insight explores the issues facing production in the face of climate change and investigates what is being done to safeguard food supplies in the future
Popular audio items
- Political commentators Matthew Hooton and Mike Williams
- Nick Smith responds to Fish and Game accusations
- Robert Christgau - An Appointment With The Dean
- Mediawatch for 27 July 2014
- Real life Galapagos murder mystery
Insight provides a weekly in-depth analysis of a topical issue.
The story of four convicts who spent more than nine years on the Snares Islands in the early years of the nineteenth century
Simon Morton explores the things we use and consume.
Heather Hapeta’s 50th birthday present to herself is a backpack, a youth hostel card, an 'around-the-world' air ticket, and enough money for a year of budget travel.
New Zealand novels and stories adapted for radio including writing by Fiona Farrell, Brian Turner, Owen Marshall, CK Stead and Steve Braunias.
A telling of the story of Ranginui and Papatūānuku, punctuated by music from taonga pūoro and classical instruments.
Eminent historian Professor Margaret MacMillan explores the origins of the First World War, and the contemporary parallels to what happened a century ago.
Conversations on classic literature with poet Kate Camp and Kim Hill.
According to a recovered addict and author on addiction and mental health issues.
The former adman, political strategist, environmental campaigner, mayor, and subject of the new biography, Wild Westie, talks with Kim Hill about his life.
The issues and experience of disability with Katy Gosset and Carol Stiles.
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