3 Jun 2016

Best of the Week - 3 June 2016

From Best Of The Week, 12:00 pm on 3 June 2016

Highlights from RNZ National's programmes for the week ending Friday 27 May. This week... two high profile journalism leaders announce they're going into business together, we hear from the author of 'Lemmy The Definitive Biography' about Motorhead frontman Lemmy Kilmister, three new names in New Zealand music to watch out for, the science of the movie Interstellar, what to do with 800 million dollars worth of good food that goes to waste in New Zealand each year, we hear from a leader in the compassionate healthcare movement, should parents use the 'controlled crying' method of letting babies cry themselves to sleep? we meet the photographer/curator who is looking at Northland's colonial history with fresh eyes, the problem solving skills of New Zealand's native forest parrot, the Kaka, the stories of Nazi Hunters told in a new book and the significance of 3500 year old cuneiform texts in the Otago Museum from Nights.