Nights

Thursday 10 May 2012, with Bryan Crump

Audio from Thursday 10 May 2012

Not all audio is available due to copyright restrictions.

  • Amazing Brains ( 21′ 09″ )

    19:12 Neuropsychologist Pascal Saker explains the nature of attention and how it works using some interesting visual and auditory illusions.

  • Science - Botany ( 12′ 14″ )

    20:48 Green-fingered and threatened plant scientist Dr Peter de Lange from DOC on the great bio-mass that grows around us, and the New Zealand way of assessing rarity.

  • Conundrum ( 16″ )

    20:59 Clue 7.

  • Conundrum ( 48″ )

    21:59 Clue 8.

7:10 Amazing Brains

Neuropsychologist Pascal Saker, a boffin on how we best can use our brains... the nature of attention and how it works using some interesting visual and auditory illusions.

View an example of 'change blindness'

7:30 At the Movies

Films and movie business with Simon Morris.

8 pm News & Weather

8:15 Windows on the World

International public radio documentaries - visit the Windows on the World web page to find links to these documentaries.

8:40 Science: Botany

Green-fingered and Threatened Plant Scientist Dr Peter de Lange from DOC on the great bio-mass that grows around us... the New Zealand way of assessing rarity.

9 pm News & Weather

9:06 Our Changing World

Science and environment news from New Zealand and the world.

10 pm News & Weather

10:17 Late Edition

A review of the leading news from Morning Report, Nine to Noon, Afternoons and Checkpoint. Also hear the latest news from around the Pacific on Radio New Zealand International's Dateline Pacific.

11 pm News & Weather

11:06 The Music Mix

Nick Atkinson presents a contemporary music magazine with interviews and music from New Zealand and overseas artists, coverage of new releases, tours, live sessions, music festivals and events.