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Phillip Adams invites you to eavesdrop on his conversations with the world's brilliant and controversial thinkers. One hour, 10-11pm Mondays to Fridays.
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The farmer's son

Thu, 05/17/2018 - 22:40
John Connell's book about learning to run the family cow farm has become an unlikely best seller in Ireland.
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Google's Duplex is sounding eerily human; are we getting closer to replicating the human brain?

Thu, 05/17/2018 - 22:20
Neuroscientist David J. Linden on what makes human brains unique, and why we don't need to worry about AI.
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Ian Dunt: Little Britain

Thu, 05/17/2018 - 22:05
Brexit troubles, Erdogan's state visit and how gammon caused a race row.
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Bats: maligned, malicious or misunderstood?

Wed, 05/16/2018 - 22:40
Why has chiropterophobia been so prevalent in art and literature in the West? Is it time to rehabilitate the bat?
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Will New Caledonia vote for independence?

Wed, 05/16/2018 - 22:20
This year the French territory will vote for or against independence in a referendum. But as power shifts from the Atlantic to the Pacific, France is in no hurry to let its former colony go.
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Will New Caledonia vote for independence?

Wed, 05/16/2018 - 22:20
This year the French territory will vote for or against independence in a referendum. But as power shifts from the Atlantic to the Pacific, France is in no hurry to let its former colony go.
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Gaza

Wed, 05/16/2018 - 22:05
On the Gaza border with Israel, any hope of peace disappears in a blaze of bullets.
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The first indigenous travel guide

Tue, 05/15/2018 - 22:40
Where do you want to go for your next holiday? LNL has got you sorted.
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How curiosity can change the world

Tue, 05/15/2018 - 22:20
Can a love of certainty lead to nationalism, xenophobia and fundamentalism?
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Bruce Shapiro's USA

Tue, 05/15/2018 - 22:05
American Jews, Israel and Trump's Middle East policy
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Is India's 'adopt a monument' scheme a good idea?

Mon, 05/14/2018 - 22:40
The Indian government is inviting private companies to adopt the country's historic monuments. But can corporates be trusted with the country's most fragile and symbolic structures?
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Is US exit from Iran nuclear deal all about regime change?

Mon, 05/14/2018 - 22:20
Is the US exit from the Iran nuclear deal an economic disaster for the Islamic Republic?
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Laura Tingle - Canberra capers

Mon, 05/14/2018 - 22:05
The battling polls, Super Saturday and - is MP Jane Prentice's dumping a gender issue?
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Laura Tingle - Canberra capers

Mon, 05/14/2018 - 22:05
Battling newspolls, Super Saturday - and the LNP's gender problem.
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