Cats Uncovered
51:46

Cats Uncovered: A Cat’s Eye View

Season 1 Episode 1 SBS September 21, 2015

Science

Biology

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Aloof. Disdainful. Vicious. Or friendly, fluffy balls of fur who just want to be loved. Opinions on cats tend to differ though one thing is sure - they occupy a very special ...

Aloof. Disdainful. Vicious. Or friendly, fluffy balls of fur who just want to be loved. Opinions on cats tend to differ though one thing is sure - they occupy a very special place in the hearts of many. But how much do we really know about them? Making use of the latest bespoke technology, this fascinating and revealing series investigates every aspect of the lives of this often-misunderstood species.

The Wonder of Dogs
43:53

The Wonder of Dogs: A Dog's Best Friend

Season 1 Episode 1 SBS September 21, 2015

History

Biology

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Classification: GeneralClassification: General
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The Wonder of Dogs celebrates man's best friend in all its spectacularly different and unlikely forms, taking a snapshot of the dog population of a typical English village - ...

The Wonder of Dogs celebrates man's best friend in all its spectacularly different and unlikely forms, taking a snapshot of the dog population of a typical English village - Brightwell in Oxfordshire. Presenters Kate Humble and Steve Leonard, together with leading experts, put the village dogs through a range of tests and explore why there's so much variety within a single species. And historian Ruth Goodman unearths the extraordinary stories behind some of the world's most iconic breeds. The first episode looks at the special bond between humans and dogs.

Dogs: Their Secret Lives
47:17

Dogs: Their Secret Lives: Difficult Dogs

Season 1 Episode 4 SBS November 9, 2015

Science

Biology

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While many of us wouldn't think that dogs suffer from mental health disorders, it seems some of our pooches may be struggling. Mark and his team of experts find out what could ...

While many of us wouldn't think that dogs suffer from mental health disorders, it seems some of our pooches may be struggling. Mark and his team of experts find out what could be at the root of their problems.

Wild Britain
50:10

Wild Britain: July to September (Summer)

Season 1 Episode 3 SBS September 24, 2014

Earth and environment

Biology

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The country is at its warmest. It's boom time for the insects - the air above a summer meadow is thick with the sound of them. The latest thermal cameras reveal the ghostly ...

The country is at its warmest. It's boom time for the insects - the air above a summer meadow is thick with the sound of them. The latest thermal cameras reveal the ghostly and mysterious displays of the nocturnal nightjar birds on Dorset heaths.

Wild Britain
49:57

Wild Britain: October to December (Autumn)

Season 1 Episode 4 SBS October 1, 2014

Earth and environment

Biology

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9-10
Classification: GeneralClassification: General
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The fading sun brings an energy change to Britain and powerful storms batter the shores. The trees go dormant, but not before a final burst of colour.

The fading sun brings an energy change to Britain and powerful storms batter the shores. The trees go dormant, but not before a final burst of colour.

Devil Island
25:15

Devil Island: Summer on Devil Island

Season 1 Episode 4 ABC March 1, 2014

Earth and environment

Biology

7-8
9-10
Classification: GeneralClassification: General
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Three months after the release, the Tasmanian devils face the challenge of their lives with an influx of tourists and a record-breaking heat wave that could spell the end for ...

Three months after the release, the Tasmanian devils face the challenge of their lives with an influx of tourists and a record-breaking heat wave that could spell the end for these tough little predators.

Life Story
49:07

Life Story: Growing Up

Season 1 Episode 2 Nine September 9, 2015

Science

Biology

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Alone for the first time, the animals must face the dangers and challenges of the grown-up world. Only by learning how it fits into its environment can an animal move on to ...

Alone for the first time, the animals must face the dangers and challenges of the grown-up world. Only by learning how it fits into its environment can an animal move on to the next stage in its life. Narrated by David Attenborough.

Dogs: Their Secret Lives
47:31

Dogs: Their Secret Lives: Dogs Home Alone

Season 1 Episode 1 SBS October 19, 2015

Science

Biology

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Increasingly man's best friend is spending more time home alone, but what goes on when you're not there? Through hidden cameras and a groundbreaking new study from the world's ...

Increasingly man's best friend is spending more time home alone, but what goes on when you're not there? Through hidden cameras and a groundbreaking new study from the world's leading dog scientists, we reveal what man's best friend gets up to while we're out.

The Great Human Odyssey
44:02

The Great Human Odyssey: Journey's End

Season 1 Episode 3 Discovery Channel July 19, 2015

History

Biology

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Early humans eventually colonised Australia, the South Pacific, and the Americas. But how did our ancestors master the oceans?

Early humans eventually colonised Australia, the South Pacific, and the Americas. But how did our ancestors master the oceans?

What's Killing Our Bees?
51:35

What's Killing Our Bees?

SBS July 27, 2015

Science

Biology

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Between 1985 and 2005, the number of honey bee hives fell by about fifty percent, and that is far from the worst news. So what is killing our bees: the weather; a parasite ...

Between 1985 and 2005, the number of honey bee hives fell by about fifty percent, and that is far from the worst news. So what is killing our bees: the weather; a parasite (the varroa mite) - which has been here since 1992; the viruses that accompany the varroa; pesticides; or something else, like the nature of agriculture?

The Wonder of Dogs
43:54

The Wonder of Dogs: All Shapes and Sizes

Season 1 Episode 3 SBS October 5, 2015

History

Biology

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9-10
Classification: GeneralClassification: General
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This episode looks at the abilities of different dog breeds and the role humans play in developing them. Included in this episode are Cocker Spaniels; Pembroke Welsh Corgis ...

This episode looks at the abilities of different dog breeds and the role humans play in developing them. Included in this episode are Cocker Spaniels; Pembroke Welsh Corgis and Hunting Breeds.

Rediscovering T-Rex
58:59

Rediscovering T-Rex

ABC January 5, 2019

Science

Biology

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T-Rex is the most famous predator ever to walk the Earth. Using spectacular CGI, experts reveal astonishing untold truths and bust the myths about T-Rex, based on new ...

T-Rex is the most famous predator ever to walk the Earth. Using spectacular CGI, experts reveal astonishing untold truths and bust the myths about T-Rex, based on new discoveries in palaeontology, zoology and technology.

Experiment shows how the brain hardwires our vision
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Experiment shows how the brain hardwires our vision

Clip from The Brain with David Eagleman

Biology

7-8
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This fascinating experiment shows how the human brain is hardwired to give us spacial awareness based on what we see. But when t

This fascinating experiment shows how the human brain is hardwired to give us spacial awareness based on what we see. But when t

Mystery hobbits of Palau
11:46

Mystery hobbits of Palau

Clip from Mystery Skulls Of Palau

Biology

7-8
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Far out in the Pacific, the islands of Palau hold secrets that could upset our understanding of human evolution. Mysterious bone

Far out in the Pacific, the islands of Palau hold secrets that could upset our understanding of human evolution. Mysterious bone

What happens to stem cells as we age?
3:10

What happens to stem cells as we age?

Clip from Scope

Biology

7-8
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The University of Queensland's Ernst Wolvetang explains what stem cells are, how they rejuvenate more slowly as we age and discusses the work his team is doing in regenerative ...

The University of Queensland's Ernst Wolvetang explains what stem cells are, how they rejuvenate more slowly as we age and discusses the work his team is doing in regenerative medicine.

Treating vertigo and how ears help balance
3:14

Treating vertigo and how ears help balance

Clip from Scope

Biology

7-8
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Neurologist David Szmulewicz explains how fluid in our ear canals tell the brain how the head is moving, how displaced otoconium crystals in the ear send incorrect messages to ...

Neurologist David Szmulewicz explains how fluid in our ear canals tell the brain how the head is moving, how displaced otoconium crystals in the ear send incorrect messages to the brain, causing dizziness, and how vertigo is treated.

Gelada 'baboons' in Ethiopia
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Gelada 'baboons' in Ethiopia

Clip from Human Universe with Brian Cox

Biology

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Brian Cox travels to the Ethiopian Highlands to study geladas, which share a common ancestor with humans and exhibit one of the more complex social structures of the primates.

Brian Cox travels to the Ethiopian Highlands to study geladas, which share a common ancestor with humans and exhibit one of the more complex social structures of the primates.

Effects of Fungi on mammals
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Effects of Fungi on mammals

Clip from The Kingdom: How Fungi Made Our World

Biology

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find out how temperature can increase and decrease fungi from being produced. Bats have also been effected during the winter.

find out how temperature can increase and decrease fungi from being produced. Bats have also been effected during the winter.