Behind the News Special
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Behind the News Special: BTN Rookie Reporters (2020)

ABC Me February 19, 2020

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We've wrapped up our favourite Rookie Reports in this BTN special. Junior journos report on how they celebrate Eid and Yom Kippur. Kids tell us what life's like in Tanzania, ...

We've wrapped up our favourite Rookie Reports in this BTN special. Junior journos report on how they celebrate Eid and Yom Kippur. Kids tell us what life's like in Tanzania, and we find out about caring for koalas.

Behind the News Special
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Behind the News Special: International Issues (2020)

ABC Me February 12, 2020

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This Behind the News special is about all things international including the history behind the Berlin Wall, the protests in Hong Kong, an explanation of what makes refugees ...

This Behind the News special is about all things international including the history behind the Berlin Wall, the protests in Hong Kong, an explanation of what makes refugees leave their country and royal families from around the world.

Sammy J
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Sammy J: C'mon Pollies C'mon

Season 3 Episode 1 ABC February 6, 2020

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It's been a long hot summer. Let's cool down with a song. Sammy J gives a rundown of the summer's political controversies in a parody of Australian cricket's C'mon Aussie ...

It's been a long hot summer. Let's cool down with a song. Sammy J gives a rundown of the summer's political controversies in a parody of Australian cricket's C'mon Aussie C'mon 1978 anthem.

Behind the News Special
14:30

Behind the News Special: Kids Getting Involved

ABC Me February 5, 2020

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This Behind the News special is all about kids getting involved. Hear stories about some kids doing innovative things all across Australia such as starting a school news ...

This Behind the News special is all about kids getting involved. Hear stories about some kids doing innovative things all across Australia such as starting a school news station and website, encouraging people to write letters and fundraising and reducing waste with worm farms. Plus, learn all about the World Peace Game championship.

Drowning In Plastic
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Drowning In Plastic

SBS December 15, 2019

News and current affairs

Earth and environment

Ethical understanding

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Can the tide be turned on this global catastrophe? With millions of tonnes of plastic entering the sea every year, there is now global attention on the problem of marine ...

Can the tide be turned on this global catastrophe? With millions of tonnes of plastic entering the sea every year, there is now global attention on the problem of marine plastic pollution. But do we really understand the impact of this new environmental crisis?

You Can't Ask That in the Classroom
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You Can't Ask That in the Classroom: Deaf

Episode 3 ABC Me September 26, 2019

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What does being deaf feel like? What do deaf people wish they could hear? Through sign and speech, eight profoundly deaf Australians give a unique insight into their lives in ...

What does being deaf feel like? What do deaf people wish they could hear? Through sign and speech, eight profoundly deaf Australians give a unique insight into their lives in this special classroom edition.

Catalyst
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Catalyst: Staying Younger for Longer: Brain

ABC August 20, 2019

Science

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Dr Sarah McKay uncovers the revolutionary science that promises to keep your brain healthy into old age - and uncovers the drugs that hope to defeat many of the diseases of ageing.

Dr Sarah McKay uncovers the revolutionary science that promises to keep your brain healthy into old age - and uncovers the drugs that hope to defeat many of the diseases of ageing.

Catalyst
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Catalyst: Staying Younger for Longer: Body

ABC August 13, 2019

Science

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Recently retired ABC newsreader Ian Henderson sets out on a quest to find the secrets of ageing healthily. He discovers that a new understanding of how the trillions of cells ...

Recently retired ABC newsreader Ian Henderson sets out on a quest to find the secrets of ageing healthily. He discovers that a new understanding of how the trillions of cells in our bodies age could keep us all younger for longer. He meets Australian scientists working at the cutting edge of ageing biology and learns that their research isn’t just about making us live longer, but also about keeping us healthier into old age - improving our ‘healthspan’. They reveal that we can all improve our healthspan by making simple changes to the way we live our lives.

The Tesla Files
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The Tesla Files

Episode 2 The History Channel July 3, 2019

History

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The team heads to Colorado Springs to search for the remains of Nikola Tesla's mysterious laboratory and attempt to prove that Tesla's design for generating wireless ...

The team heads to Colorado Springs to search for the remains of Nikola Tesla's mysterious laboratory and attempt to prove that Tesla's design for generating wireless electricity actually works.

Sammy J
3:35

Sammy J: Royal Commission into Douchebags

Season 2 Episode 20 ABC June 27, 2019

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Commissioner Jayne examines the chasm between Australian male and female athletes.

Commissioner Jayne examines the chasm between Australian male and female athletes.

Sammy J
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Sammy J: How to Make a Search Warrant

Season 2 Episode 18 ABC June 13, 2019

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We're raiding journalists' homes today. Do you want to join us?

We're raiding journalists' homes today. Do you want to join us?

Sammy J
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Sammy J: ALP Yoga

Season 2 Episode 17 ABC June 6, 2019

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It's time - for ALP yoga.

It's time - for ALP yoga.

Sammy J
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Sammy J: Je Suis Scomo

Season 2 Episode 16 ABC May 30, 2019

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A triumphant Government Coach faces his first press conference after the grand final win.

A triumphant Government Coach faces his first press conference after the grand final win.

Sammy J
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Sammy J: Goodbye, Queensland

Season 2 Episode 15 ABC May 23, 2019

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Country music superstar Buster J returns with a song about a recent loss.

Country music superstar Buster J returns with a song about a recent loss.

Sammy J
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Sammy J: Countdown to Glory

Season 2 Episode 14 ABC May 9, 2019

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With exclusive access to Sammy J's Government Coach as he prepares for the biggest match of his career, Countdown to Glory will replace The Killing Season as the definitive ...

With exclusive access to Sammy J's Government Coach as he prepares for the biggest match of his career, Countdown to Glory will replace The Killing Season as the definitive Australian political documentary for a generation.

Sammy J
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Sammy J: Robin Bill of Shorten Forest

Season 2 Episode 13 ABC May 2, 2019

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There's an archery competition in Shorten Forest! Can Robin Bill hit his targets without hurting anyone?

There's an archery competition in Shorten Forest! Can Robin Bill hit his targets without hurting anyone?

Will Australia Ever Have a Black Prime Minister?
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Will Australia Ever Have a Black Prime Minister?

ABC April 28, 2019

Civics and citizenship

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What chance does an Indigenous Australian born today have of one day becoming the leader of our nation? Actor and musician Mark Coles Smith investigates the likelihood of ...

What chance does an Indigenous Australian born today have of one day becoming the leader of our nation? Actor and musician Mark Coles Smith investigates the likelihood of Australia ever having a black prime minister.

Anzac Day: Villers-Bretonneux Dawn Service
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Anzac Day: Villers-Bretonneux Dawn Service

ABC April 25, 2019

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The Anzac Day Villers-Bretonneux Dawn Service, France.

The Anzac Day Villers-Bretonneux Dawn Service, France.