Nights for Thursday 25 October 2012
7:10 ABC Conjecture Equals New Math
There is excitement in the mathematical community about the proofs recently released by Shinichi Mochizuki from Kyoto University, which not only solve the famous 'ABC Conjecture' problem in Number Theory, but additionally open up the possibility for a new realm of mathematics – with Prof. Minhyong Kim from University of Oxford's Mathematical Institute.
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... photosynthesis – what is chlorophyll?
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.