Sunday Extra presents a lively mix of national and international affairs, analysis and investigation, as well as a lighter touch.
The rise and rise of online gaming during the Covid pandemic
New research from Oxford University has found people who use particularly family friendly games have greater well being. Why do certain games appeal to particular people?
Tweet of the week
This week's caller is the largest and heaviest of Australia's 'Corvid' family – the Forest Raven
The Year that Made Me: Jenny Brockie, 1985
Inspiring individuals talk about a pivotal moment in their personal histories. This week, Jenny Brockie, host of Insight on SBS, talks about how becoming a parent shifted her journalistic interests and encouraged her to take risks.
The Scomo Diaries
The unofficial diaries of Scott Morrison's first 18 months as PM, as told by satirist Tosh Greenslade and illustrator Andrew Weldon.
An experiment turned into the world's biggest encyclopedia
As part of the RN ‘Big 20’ series, we look at how an online community created the world’s greatest encyclopedia, from its beginnings in January 2001.
The billion-dollar sports industry that can't keep up with the cheats
It's got audiences bigger than the Superbowl.
Its star players earn more for a single tournament than the winner of the Australian Open.
Mario Christodoulou investigates how esports became such a success with the match-fixers too.
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Riminton - polished, friendly, clear
Riminton is a great choice for regular RN segments for Sunday. A familiar voice from his many years as a broadcast journalist. Hugh is well prepared, polished and warm.
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Switzer climate skeptic
Wastes time inviting climate deniers for “balance”. Whilst there is so much real discussion needed about the social, cultural and economic implications associated with mitigating and adapting to future climates it is an act of criminal negligence and abandonment of moral responsibility as custodian of public airways to waste anytime debating the reality of “climate change”