Jesse Mulligan, 1–4pm for Monday 12 July 2010

1:10 8 Months To Mars - what would well-known people do on an trip to Mars?

Sir Ian McKellan

Being Alive from the Sondheim Musical Company
Underneath the Arches by Flanagan and Allan
Music from Lord of the Rings

2:10 Feature stories

2:30 Reading

Up the Nilewith Burton by Dinah Priestley

Dinah Priestley journeys to India, Egypt and Turkey complete with her note pad, sketch book and husband Tony Burton.

2:45 He Rourou

Ana Tapiata talks with Ngati Porou elder Taina Ngarimu about the role of the Maori Language Commission.

2:50 Feature Album

3:12 Author Barry Blake

A Grammar of Yalarnnga (Pacific Linguistics)
Playing with Words; Humour in the English Language
(Equinox)
All about Language
(OUP)
Secret Language
(OUP)

3:33 Our Changing World - Best of Science

University of Auckland scientists are putting bone cells through boot camp to try and build stronger skeletons and better treatments for bone disease.

3:47 Panel Pre-Show

Feature song is Hallelujah sung by 13 year old Ella Yelich-O'Connor from Auckland with Louis McDonald on piano.

4:06 The Panel - Sir Bruce Slane and Bomber Bradbury