Nights for Wednesday 4 May 2011
7:10 Dry Water
Professor Andrew Cooper, director of the Centre for Materials Discovery at the University of Liverpool about a substance coined "dry water" - and it's potential to clean up chemistry and possibly alleviate global warming by storing carbon dioxide.
7:30 At the Movies
Films and movie business with Simon Morris.
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: Hip Hop
Ethnomusicologist Dr Kirsten Zemke from the University of Auckland on the musical genre that developed as part of hip hop culture, and is defined by four key stylistic elements: rapping, DJing/scratching, sampling, and beatboxing... an introduction to hip hop.
8:59 Conundrum - Clue 5
9:00 News & Weather
9:06 The Wednesday Drama: Garrison Keillor's Radio Show
Highlights from A Prairie Home Companion (PHP)
9:59 Conundrum - Clue 6
10:00 News & Weather
10:17 Late Edition
11:00 News & Weather
11:06 Jazz at Lincoln Center
A new series of performances from the House of Swing (Murray Street Productions).