There is something for everyone in the wee small hours of a brand new day, every day, on our All Night Programme, a live-hosted programme of features, music, news and weather.
Insight explores the reasons behind the slide in support for the Labour Party over the last 3 elections
Devonport’s Torpedo Bay has seen moa hunting and been a launch site for floating mines. In Spectrum Justin Gregory signs on for a sail through Torpedo Bay’s history
Lisa Thompson speaks with Massey University doctoral student Diane Koti about her research into end-of-life care for terminally ill Maori patients and their whānau, on Spiritual Outlook
Children with Down Syndrome can be princes and princesses too – Katy Gosset meets the woman behind a petition that calls for Disney to make an animated film with disabled characters, on One in Five
On Labour Day morning Colin Peacock looks at the life and legacy of Pete Seeger, the All Blacks in the USA, giving up your job to help humankind, tiny homes and choosing your own holidays
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Dispatches from the front: hear from a variety of voices about writing in the heat of battle.
“Everywhere you looked [there was] mortar damage, RPG damage, many bullet holes. Sarajevo was beaten up, and sore, and ugly.”
A rare glimpse of how Rutherford's Den and Christchurch's iconic Arts Centre are being restored after the earthquakes.
Wayne Brittendon takes up the issue of academic freedom, and the ability of scientists to 'speak out'.
Arapata Hakiwai talks about the contribution made by Sir Apirana Ngata to the restoration and preservation of traditional Māori art.
Dr Justin O’Sullivan explains new discoveries about cellular organisation and the unique role mitochondria play in the way cells work.
Reflections on the philosophy, science, economics and psychology of what it means to be happy.
Spotting penguins in Antarctica – a citizen science project needs your help.
Although the risk to NZ from Ebola is low, Middlemore Hospital has reserved a unit for any patients who are suspected carriers of the virus.
A group of cantankerous, opinionated and erudite gold card-holding literary-type males meet for coffee over a period of four years in this play by Roger Hall.
Seventy years after they arrived in this unknown country, a group of Polish refugees reflect on their lives in New Zealand.