24 Oct 2014

Best of the Week - 24 October 2014

From Best Of The Week, 12:00 pm on 24 October 2014

Highlights from Radio New Zealand National's programmes for the week ending Friday 24 October. This week.....is the media response to the threat of Islamic State as serious as it should be; the future for 3D bio-printing new body parts with your own cells; Kidnapped by the Taliban - Dr Dilip Joseph tells his story of fear, hope and rescue; film director David Cronenberg's new novel Consumed; the Polish children of Pahiatua; aquarium fish calming you down before the dentist chair; what the secret police saw - the inner workings of the KGB during the Cold War; what happened to young conscientious objectors of World War One and a New Zealand history of tramping.