Nights

Thursday 25 October 2012, with Bryan Crump

Audio from Thursday 25 October 2012

Not all audio is available due to copyright restrictions.

  • ABC Conjecture Equals New Math ( 24′ 24″ )

    19:12 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.

  • Science: Botany ( 18′ 18″ )

    20:40 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?

  • Conundrum ( 10″ )

    20:59 Clue 5.

  • Conundrum ( 1′ 1″ )

    21:59 Clue 6.

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

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.