Nine To Noon for Thursday 12 March 2009
09:05 Banking loan break fees
As the official cash rate falls again this morning the banking ombudsman is flooded with complaints about banks loan fees.
09:20 Stem cell research
David M Scadden - co-director of the Harvard Stem Cell Institute.
09:40 The Wiggles
Sam, the new Wiggle tells us about being a member of the most successful kids entertainers in the world.
09:45 Middle East correspondent Kate Adie
10:05 Titewhai Harawira - reflecting on her life, activism, motivation and views
The veteran Maori activist Titewhai Harawira, one of New Zealand's true characters, reflects on her life.
10:30 Book Review with Dan Slevin
The To Do List by Mike Gayle
Published by Hodder & Stoughton
10:45 Reading. Tuvalu by Andrew O'Connor
Episode 14 of 15
Noah has received a letter from Mami and returns to Tokyo.
11:05 New Technology with Nat Torkington
- what's it like reading on an ipod or laptop?
- why read books on screens instead of paper?
- where can I buy ebooks?
- why aren't they perfect yet?
- how do authors make money with them?
- why do some authors give books away?
- what's going on in NZ around this?
11:45 Parenting with Nigel Latta
Parenting guru and author discusses why some children are so stubborn and what parents get right, and wrong, in trying to deal with them.
11:45 Television Review with Simon Wilson