Saturday Morning with Kim Hill
Listener Feedback to 13 December 201412/12/14
Kim Hill reads messages from listeners to the Saturday Morning programme of 13 December 2014.
Energy with David Haywood: more on solar
Dunsandel engineer, concluding his discussion of solar photovoltaic energy, and answering questions from listeners.
Neneh Cherry: musical grandmother
Singer and songwriter achieved worldwide success in 1989 with the album Raw Like Sushi and this year released her first solo album in 18 years, Blank Project. She will visit here in 2015 for concerts in Wellington and at the Auckland Festival....
Playing Favourites with Greg Malcolm
Composer, improviser and sound artist who has been hailed as one of the world's most unique guitarists, who is touring a show of Ivor Cutler songs. [participants] Kim Hill, Greg Malcolm
Art Crimes with Arthur Tompkins : Rose Valland
District Court Judge, and member of Interpol's DNA Monitoring Expert Group with a special interest in crimes involving artistic masterpieces, discussing Rose Valland, the most decorated woman in French military history. [participants] Kim Hill, Arthur...
Alison McDiarmid : gulf history
Principal Scientist, Marine Ecology, at NIWA Taihoro Nukurangi, and is one of the scientist advisors to the Sea Change Stakeholder Working Group [participants] Kim Hill, Alison McDiarmid
Nick Main: sea change in the gulf
Chair of Sea Change Tai Timu Tai Pari, a partnership led by mana whenua and central and local government to create a marine spatial plan for the Hauraki Gulf by June 2015. [participants] Kim Hill, Nick Main
Marcus du Sautoy : maths and art
Simonyi Professor for the Public Understanding of Science and Professor of Mathematics at the University of Oxford, and author, who is visiting New Zealand as 2014 Distinguished Speaker for the Royal Society. [participants] Kim Hill, Marcus du Sautoy
Listener Feedback to Saturday 6 December
Kim Hill reads messages from listeners to the Saturday Morning programme of 6 December 2014.
Poetry 2014 with Gregory O'Brien
Poet, painter, curator and writer discussing the highlights in New Zealand poetry for 2014. [participants] Kim Hill, Gregory O'Brien
Yvonne Todd : psychological photography
Auckland photographer whose new exhibition of 150 images made since the 1990s, Creamy Psychology, is the largest to be shown at City Gallery Wellington, accompanied by an illustrated book of the same title. [participants] Kim Hill, Yvonne Todd
Jane Gleeson-White : accountancy and capitals
Australian author of the prize-winning 2011 book Double Entry: How the Merchants of Venice Shaped the Modern World, and new book Six Capitals: the Revolution Capitalism Has to Have - or Can Accountants Save the Planet? [participants] Kim Hill, Jane...
Karl Iremonger : fertility and stress
Principal Investigator at the Centre for Neuroendocrinology in the Department of Physiology at the University of Otago and winner of the 2014 Prime Minister's MacDiarmid Emerging Scientist Prize for work on fertility circuits in the brain....
Eldon Tate: cleaning water
PhD student at Victoria University of Wellington, and AMP National Scholarship recipient who aims to create a solar-powered water treatment system using unique nano-composite materials to generate clean drinking water. [topics ]health, science,...
Listener Feedback for 29 November
Kim Hill reads messages from listeners to the Saturday Morning programme of 29 November 2014.
Children's Books with Kate De Goldie: four picture books
Kate De Goldi discusses four picture books: I Am the Wolf... and Here I Come! by Benedicte Guettier, Follow the Firefly by Bernardo Carvalho, The Rabbit and the Shadow by Melanie Rutten, So Many Wonderfuls by Tina Matthews.
Memet Bilgin Rigolo: dancing on air
Turkish Canadian balance artist who performs two acts in the touring Spiegelworld tent show Empire, a blend of comedy, acrobatics, vaudeville and burlesque.
Andris Apse: shooting the south
New Zealand landscape photographer who draws from his work of the last thirty years, much previously unpublished, for the new book, Spirit of the South, a photographic tribute to the mainland.
Playing Favourites with Peter Schwerdtfeger
Director of the Centre for Theoretical Chemistry and Physics, New Zealand Institute for Advanced Study, at Massey University, Albany, who has been awarded the Royal Society of New Zealand's 2014 Rutherford Medal for his world-leading contributions to...
John Darnielle: goats and wolves
Singer and songwriter who performs as The Mountain Goats, and has just written his debut novel, Wolf in White Van.
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