Jesse hosts an upbeat mix of the curious and the compelling, ranging from the stories of the day to the great questions of our time.
On Our Changing World, reducing nitrate leaching from dairy farms, young Kiwis head to the Paris climate talks, tea-bag science, and light and life in Antarctica
On Saturday Morning, Kim Hill's guests include Nigel French on food and environmental pathogens, Nick Tyler on people in cities, and composer John Luther Adams
Insight the obesity crisis, which is predicted to next year takeover smoking as New Zealand’s biggest health problem
On Nine to Noon, web comic author Randall Munroe will be answering some questions about the world of science. The former NASA roboticist and programmer has a cult following. He is the creator of the webcomic xkcd.com,
which aims to explain the law of science with cartoons. The 31 year old is the bestselling author of What If? In latest his book ThingsExplainer the focus is on explaining complicated stuff in simple words.
On Nine to Noon, British author and journalist and former lawyer Rob Penn found, 40 different uses for the wood from a single ash tree. The products range from a desk, tools, bowls and bats. His book The Man Who Made Things Out of Trees, chronicles how wood from the ash tree has been used throughout history.
In an era when traditional media is changing rapidly, what is the future for quality journalism?
A collection exploring whaikōrero, one of the most important traditions of the marae.
The Great Barrier Reef, according to Sydney University historian Iain McCalman, is so vast the only people able to fully grasp its scale are astronauts.
It has been two decades since New Zealand signed up to the UN Convention on the Rights of the Child. Insight asks how well the country is living up to its commitments.
Controversial comedian Jimmy Carr is hardly off the tele in the UK and more than 1.5 million people have seen him perform live. Jesse Mulligan chats with him ahead of his NZ tour.
Nick Bollinger investigates the intense electronic art-pop on Grimes' fourth album Art Angels.