Nights for Tuesday 25 September 2012
7:10 Our Own Odysseys: Marvellous Macaws
Sue Bull and her husband flew not once but twice to Peru and headed into the jungle to stay at Tambopata Research Centre, a facility which aids in the conservation of the local (and cheeky) macaw populations.
A marvellous macaw. Image courtesy of Sue Bull.
7:30 The Sampler
A weekly review and analysis of new CD releases.
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 The World At Night: Chile
Terri Anderson is a Kiwi-born correspondent who is also developing personalised bilingual eBooks for children in Chile, pop. 17,094,270 (est. 2010)... on the 18th of September was Chilean Independance Day - holiday, food, flags, fondas, cueca dancing and rodeo.
9:00 News and Weather
9:06 The Tuesday Feature: The 2012 BBC Reith Lectures
10:00 News and Weather
10:17 Late Edition
11:06 Putumayo Radio Hour
A world music show that takes listeners on a weekly journey through the music of many different cultures (Putumayo)