Are 'mindfulness' videos just a fad?
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Are 'mindfulness' videos just a fad?

Clip from Trust Me, I'm A Doctor

Health and PE

9-10
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Michael Mosley and the doctors undertake the most ambitious experiment yet of the series - testing whether the spice turmeric could help protect us against cancer, with the ...

Michael Mosley and the doctors undertake the most ambitious experiment yet of the series - testing whether the spice turmeric could help protect us against cancer, with the help of nearly 100 volunteers, several UK universities and some brand-new technology. Gabriel Weston learns how one of these methods, based on a new understanding of the very beginnings of cancer, could soon provide us all with personalised cancer tests. Chris van Tulleken investigates whether glucosamine pills really help with joint pain, and Saleyha Ahsan looks at whether cheap painkillers are as good as expensive brands. Guest Zoe Williams, meanwhile, tries out home cholesterol test kits.

Descent Into Hell
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Descent Into Hell

Clip from 60 Minutes

News and current affairs

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The story, 'The bride business', investigates the booming bride business in Ukraine and Russia. The story, 'Saving Derryn', follows Derryn Hinch's battle to survive. The ...

The story, 'The bride business', investigates the booming bride business in Ukraine and Russia. The story, 'Saving Derryn', follows Derryn Hinch's battle to survive. The story, 'Descent into hell', ventures into the raging heart of one of the most active and dangerous volcanoes, Mount Marum in Vanuatu.

Hawking paradox challenges future and past
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Hawking paradox challenges future and past

Clip from The Hawking Paradox

Science

9-10
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Stephen Hawking shot to fame in the world of physics when he provided a mathematical proof for the Big Bang theory. This theory showed that the entire universe exploded from a ...

Stephen Hawking shot to fame in the world of physics when he provided a mathematical proof for the Big Bang theory. This theory showed that the entire universe exploded from a singularity, an infinitely small point with infinite density and infinite gravity - the opposite of a black hole. But not all physicists agreed, and the argument that has been raging for almost 30 years has now taken an unexpected turn.

Myall Creek Massacre 1838  Clip 6:12mins
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Myall Creek Massacre 1838 Clip 6:12mins

Clip from Tony Robinson Explores Australia

Geography

9-10
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In this new and exciting History Channel production Tony Robinson of Time Team fame, takes us on a journey through time and places across Australia, offering a revealing, ...

In this new and exciting History Channel production Tony Robinson of Time Team fame, takes us on a journey through time and places across Australia, offering a revealing, unique perspective on Australian society and history.

ESL: Sami Shah's stand up comedy
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ESL: Sami Shah's stand up comedy

Clip from Australian Story

News and current affairs

9-10
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Sami Shah has been in Australia for less than one year but he's already making a name for himself on the stand up comedy circuit in Western Australia. Shah was fronting his ...

Sami Shah has been in Australia for less than one year but he's already making a name for himself on the stand up comedy circuit in Western Australia. Shah was fronting his own groundbreaking satirical show on TV in Karachi; a dangerous line of work in the political environment of Pakistan. When Sami Shah took to the stage with his cutting edge stand up routines, not everyone was amused...

Mandela, sport and national unity
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Mandela, sport and national unity

Clip from Invictus

English

9-10
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The inspiring true story of how Nelson Mandela joined forces with the captain of South Africa's rugby team, Francois Pienaar, to help unite their country.

The inspiring true story of how Nelson Mandela joined forces with the captain of South Africa's rugby team, Francois Pienaar, to help unite their country.

Tsar's response to Revolution of 1905
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Tsar's response to Revolution of 1905

Clip from Empire Of The Tsars: Romanov Russia

Modern history

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Lucy Worsley concludes her history of the Romanov dynasty by investigating how the family's grip on Russia unravelled in their final century. The years between 1825 and 1918 ...

Lucy Worsley concludes her history of the Romanov dynasty by investigating how the family's grip on Russia unravelled in their final century. The years between 1825 and 1918 were bloody and traumatic, a period when four tsars tried and failed to deal with the growing pressure for constitutional reform and revolution.

Survival attitude
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Survival attitude

Clip from The Martian

Media arts

9-10
Classification: MatureClassification: Mature
During a manned mission to Mars, Astronaut Mark Watney is presumed dead after a fierce storm and left behind by his crew. But Watney has survived and finds himself stranded ...

During a manned mission to Mars, Astronaut Mark Watney is presumed dead after a fierce storm and left behind by his crew. But Watney has survived and finds himself stranded and alone on the hostile planet. With only meagre supplies, he must draw upon his ingenuity, wit and spirit to subsist and find a way to signal to Earth that he is alive. Millions of miles away, NASA and a team of international scientists work tirelessly to bring 'the Martian' home, while his crew mates concurrently plot a daring, if not impossible rescue mission. As these stories of incredible bravery unfold, the world comes together to root for Watney's safe return.

Circulatory system, immunity and defence
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Circulatory system, immunity and defence

Clip from The Wonderful World of Blood

Health and PE

9-10
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Michael Mosley puts himself through extreme challenges to discover how our blood protects us from infection, heals us when we're wounded, and powers our lives. The programme ...

Michael Mosley puts himself through extreme challenges to discover how our blood protects us from infection, heals us when we're wounded, and powers our lives. The programme explores the dark mythology around blood, and meets the scientists on the cusp of discovering whether there's any truth in the 'Dracula myth': that young blood can reverse the ageing process. Packed with absorbing stories, this is a comprehensive take on a subject that's central to our survival.

How Do Sink Holes Happen?
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How Do Sink Holes Happen?

Clip from Horizon

Science

9-10
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What causes sinkholes? And is there anything we can do about them? In this geological detective story, Professor Iain Stewart unearths millions of years of the earth's history ...

What causes sinkholes? And is there anything we can do about them? In this geological detective story, Professor Iain Stewart unearths millions of years of the earth's history as he searches for the answers.

The Computer
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The Computer

Clip from 101 Inventions That Changed The World

Personal and social capability

9-10
Classification: Parental GuidanceClassification: Parental Guidance
Necessity is the mother of invention - from darkness, man found light (the candle) and from even the farthest distances we can still find each other (the telephone). But some ...

Necessity is the mother of invention - from darkness, man found light (the candle) and from even the farthest distances we can still find each other (the telephone). But some inventions have transformed our lives far beyond our homes (the steam engine), our planet (the telescope), and our wildest dreams (the internet). This countdown highlights how human ingenuity comes in all shapes and sizes.

The importance of play
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The importance of play

Clip from Catalyst

News and current affairs

9-10
Classification: GeneralClassification: General
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Ground breaking Japanese research reveals clues about future hazards for tsunami-prone countries. How playing outdoors can improve children's health and could the bacteria in ...

Ground breaking Japanese research reveals clues about future hazards for tsunami-prone countries. How playing outdoors can improve children's health and could the bacteria in our stomach ulcers help cure allergies.

Gallipoli
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Gallipoli

Clip from Gallipoli

History

9-10
Classification: MatureClassification: Mature
At dawn on 25 April 1915, four mates land with the ANZAC troops at Gallipoli and find themselves in a chaotic and heroic battle for the Turkish heights. By the end of the ...

At dawn on 25 April 1915, four mates land with the ANZAC troops at Gallipoli and find themselves in a chaotic and heroic battle for the Turkish heights. By the end of the disastrous first day, the senior British officers make a drastic decision.

Abalone Poaching
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Abalone Poaching

Clip from The Project

News and current affairs

9-10
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With guest hosts Tommy Little and Fifi Box, plus stories the budget, Norfolk Island independence, abalone poaching, domestic violence, Facebook memorials, and GST on tampons.

With guest hosts Tommy Little and Fifi Box, plus stories the budget, Norfolk Island independence, abalone poaching, domestic violence, Facebook memorials, and GST on tampons.

Lateline: Greece and the Eurozone
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Lateline: Greece and the Eurozone

Clip from Lateline

News and current affairs

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Stories include, 'Interview: Josef Janning', 'Renewable energy sector takes aim at Government', 'Interview: Kane Thornton' and 'Getting laughs from the middle of a war zone'.

Stories include, 'Interview: Josef Janning', 'Renewable energy sector takes aim at Government', 'Interview: Kane Thornton' and 'Getting laughs from the middle of a war zone'.

60 Minutes: Secret Sugar
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60 Minutes: Secret Sugar

Clip from 60 Minutes

News and current affairs

9-10
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The story, 'To walk again', Dan and David will reveal the amazing results of their global quest, and you'll see a world first - a once severed spinal chord, repaired ...

The story, 'To walk again', Dan and David will reveal the amazing results of their global quest, and you'll see a world first - a once severed spinal chord, repaired completely, and a man once confined to a wheelchair - walking again. The story, 'Secret sugar', investigates the hidden sugar in our food. The story, 'Just ad Droga', meets the knockabout advertising guru, David Droga who has taken on the world and won, making him one of the most powerful Australians on the planet.

Grease Dancing
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Grease Dancing

Clip from Grease

Media arts

9-10
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The hit musical about two teenagers growing up in the 1950s, when keeping one's cool meant everything. After Sandy and Danny share a perfect summer romance they mistakenly ...

The hit musical about two teenagers growing up in the 1950s, when keeping one's cool meant everything. After Sandy and Danny share a perfect summer romance they mistakenly believe they will never see each other again. But, as it happens, they wind up at the same high school and a rocky relationship begins. The two sing and dance their way through such hits as Greased Lightning, Summer Love, You're the One That I Want and Hopelessly Devoted to You.

Signs and symptoms of depression
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Signs and symptoms of depression

Clip from Trust Me I'm a Doctor

Health and PE

9-10
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This time, Michael Mosley reveals a new discovery that could help us all improve our eyesight and Chris van Tulleken carries out an experiment with the University of Worcester ...

This time, Michael Mosley reveals a new discovery that could help us all improve our eyesight and Chris van Tulleken carries out an experiment with the University of Worcester to find out whether the fad for going gluten free can be good for us. Surgeon Gabriel Weston witnesses a breakthrough that could cure rheumatoid arthritis and other autoimmune diseases and Saleyha Ahsan investigates the signs and symptoms of depression. What should we all look out for?