This edition: Weapons of Mass Destruction; Solomon Islands: Saving the Pacific's Tuna
Original tape date: August 14, 2014.
First aired: September 4, 2014.
Weapons of mass destruction – nuclear, biological and chemical – have plagued the human race since their invention – and they still pose a threat today. Terror attacks – and accidents – have spread panic in several countries over recent decades. But there are signs that increased vigilance and cooperation can help create a safer world.
Solomon Islands: Saving the Pacific’s Tuna
In the Western and Central Pacific they are a part of the culture – and a multi-billion dollar business. They are eaten everywhere around the world – and they are becoming easier and easier to catch. Will modern technology mean the end of tuna – or will it help them survive?