30 Aug 2013

Best of the Week - 30 August 2013

From Best Of The Week, 12:00 pm on 30 August 2013

Highlights from Radio New Zealand National's programmes for the week ending Friday 30 August . This week ......should the United States get involved in the escalating crisis in Syria, the BBC's new news centre in London brings about a review of the way it gathers and presents news to the world, the work of the Regional Assistance Mission to bring peace to Solomon Islands, the use of light instead of sound to scan biological tissue, an exhibition opens in Taranaki curated by internationally renowned Maori painter Darcy Nicholas, being type-cast as a villian can be a good career move, and the unusual culinary treat of pickled eggs.