‘Radio’

Jonar on Gibran : ABC Radio

Jonar on Gibran : ABC Radio

Jonar Nader was interviewed by Dr Rachael Kohn on ABC Radio National to explore the life of Kahlil Gibran, the author of The Prophet. In this interview, Jonar reads...

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Success & Failure: The difference

Success & Failure: The difference

Thirty million scouts celebrated the Centenary of Scouting by agreeing to follow the sun around the world and hold a Sunrise Ceremony at 8:00 am local time in...

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Did people dare to fly at Y2K?

Did people dare to fly at Y2K?

Governments around the world wanted to stop all flights fifteen minutes before midnight. They also stopped all trains and other automatic systems for fear that...

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What was the Y2K bug all about?

What was the Y2K bug all about?

The Y2K Millennium Bug caused a lot of concern. What was the panic all about? What were the contingencies? This was a world-first, and as such, no one had any...

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Technology, passports, & terrorism

Technology, passports, & terrorism

How secure are Australian Passports? How are terrorists likely to abuse any loopholes in passports? Are the checkpoint strong enough to catch anyone with a fake...

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Satellite technology breaks new ground

Satellite technology breaks new ground

In the good old days, all satellite signals had to come to earth and then be relayed to other satellites. Now, it is possible to communicate directly from one...

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How AMD competes with Intel

How AMD competes with Intel

What are the prospects for electronic cash and smart cards? What was Apple doing in the lead-up to Mac OS? What was Intel doing to keep AMD at bay? In this 1993...

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Microchips inside your body

Microchips inside your body

Many gadgets are launched to assist us, yet they can be used to track us or to control us. In this episode, Jonar speaks about a wide range of news items, including...

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Radio talk back: the impact of technology

Radio talk back: the impact of technology

The lines opened up for callers to call-in with their questions to discuss the impact of technology on society. The show starts with Jonar speaking about the impact...

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Curiosity keeps the computer virus alive

Curiosity keeps the computer virus alive

The wonderful world of computer viruses: what they do, how they spread, and the damage they cause. What can users do to protect themselves? Jonar Nader speaks...

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