Nights

Wednesday 17 October 2012, with Bryan Crump

Not all audio is available due to copyright restrictions.

Encounters of a Kind

19:14 Professor of Astrobiology from the University of New South Wales Malcolm Walter considers what if NASA's rover Curiosity uncovers evidence of exterrestrial life as it scoots along the surface of our neighbouring planet, Mars.

Arts: Pasifika

20:40 Exploring the contemporary arts and culture from around the Pacific is writer and curator Ema Tavola with artist Leilani Kake about the importance of a son's haircutting ceremony.

Conundrum

20:59 Clue number 5.

Conundrum

21:59 Clue number 6.

7:10 Encounters Of A Kind

Professor of Astrobiology from the University of New South Wales Malcolm Walter considers what if NASA's rover Curiosity uncovers evidence of exterrestrial life as it scoots along the surface of our neighbouring planet, Mars.

7:30 Spectrum

People, places and events in New Zealand.

8:00 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 Arts: Pasifika

Exploring the contemporary arts and culture from around the Pacific is writer and curator Ema Tavola... with artist Leilani Kake about the importance of a son's haircutting ceremony.

9:00 News & Weather

9:06 The Wednesday Drama

10:00 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.

11:00 News & Weather

11:06 European Jazz Stage

Benjamin Herman hosts an exploration of European jazz music, with performances from the continent's hottest clubs, concert halls and festivals (Radio Netherlands)