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Monday to Friday, 7pm - 12am
7:10 Magnificent Moths
Dorset County Council's natural environment manager and ecologist Dr Phil Sterling along with Mark Parsons and painter Richard Lewington – their new book is The Field Guide to the Micro-Moths of Great Britain and Ireland. Phil discusses why he is a moth man and why these noctunal insects are a much under-rated creature.
Puss Moth larva. Image courtesy of Phil Sterling.
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: Physics
Physicist from the MacDiarmid Institute for Advanced Materials & Nanotechnology, Dr Shaun Hendy strips it back to basics to explain how the universe works... why do we have electromagnetism?
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
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.
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Dorset County Council's natural environment manager and ecologist Dr Phil Sterling. Phil discusses why he is a moth man and why these noctunal insects are a much underrated creature. (18′39″)
Physicist from the MacDiarmid Institute for Advanced Materials & Nanotechnology, Dr Shaun Hendy, strips it back to basics to explain how the universe works. Why do we have electromagnetism? (18′14″)
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