Neptune's Moons: Triton - short clip
3:48

Neptune's Moons: Triton - short clip

Clip from Voyage To The Planets

Physics

7-8
Classification: GeneralClassification: General
This Australian-narrated short clip examines Neptune's spectacular frozen moon, Triton. Probe imagery and computer graphics show

This Australian-narrated short clip examines Neptune's spectacular frozen moon, Triton. Probe imagery and computer graphics show

Uranus' Moons: Miranda - short clip
4:24

Uranus' Moons: Miranda - short clip

Clip from Voyage To The Planets

Physics

7-8
Classification: GeneralClassification: General
This short Australian-narrated clip explores Uranus' tiny, battle-scarred and cavernous moon, Miranda. This clip also looks at t

This short Australian-narrated clip explores Uranus' tiny, battle-scarred and cavernous moon, Miranda. This clip also looks at t

Judith Wright short biography
1:22

Judith Wright short biography

Clip from IOU: Judith Wright

English

7-8
9-10
Classification: GeneralClassification: General
Listen to a reading of Judith Wright's For New England, after reviewing archival images of her childhood, revealing her affinity for the natural environment.

Listen to a reading of Judith Wright's For New England, after reviewing archival images of her childhood, revealing her affinity for the natural environment.

How earthquakes cause mega-tsunamis
3:11

How earthquakes cause mega-tsunamis

Clip from The World's Worst Disasters

Geography

9-10
11-12
Classification: Parental GuidanceClassification: Parental Guidance
Computer animations reveal how earthquakes cause megatsunamis, as University College London's Bill McGuire explains why the giant tidal waves are so destructive.

Computer animations reveal how earthquakes cause megatsunamis, as University College London's Bill McGuire explains why the giant tidal waves are so destructive.

How tsunamis are formed and are detected
8:24

How tsunamis are formed and are detected

Clip from The World's Worst Disasters

Geography

9-10
11-12
Classification: Parental GuidanceClassification: Parental Guidance
Archival footage of a tsunamis hitting land feature in this clip that explains what the giant tidal waves are and how scientists detect them.

Archival footage of a tsunamis hitting land feature in this clip that explains what the giant tidal waves are and how scientists detect them.

The neuroplasticity of the brain
2:21

The neuroplasticity of the brain

Clip from The Brain That Changes Itself

Biology

9-10
11-12
Classification: GeneralClassification: General
Researchers have found the mere act of thinking can create new connections in the brain and neuroplasticity is intrinsic.

Researchers have found the mere act of thinking can create new connections in the brain and neuroplasticity is intrinsic.

Neuroplasticity and thinking
2:08

Neuroplasticity and thinking

Clip from The Brain That Changes Itself

Biology

9-10
Classification: GeneralClassification: General
Researchers have found the mere act of thinking can create new connections in the brain and neuroplasticity is intrinsic.

Researchers have found the mere act of thinking can create new connections in the brain and neuroplasticity is intrinsic.

Great Barrier Reef fishing and tourism
2:10

Great Barrier Reef fishing and tourism

Clip from Naturally Australia

Earth and environment

7-8
9-10
Classification: GeneralClassification: General
Naturally Australia describes how fishing and tourism brings people to the Great Barrier Reef, and why those industries need to be managed to keep the reef healthy.

Naturally Australia describes how fishing and tourism brings people to the Great Barrier Reef, and why those industries need to be managed to keep the reef healthy.

Great Barrier Reef threats and survival
3:08

Great Barrier Reef threats and survival

Clip from Naturally Australia

Earth and environment

7-8
9-10
Classification: GeneralClassification: General
Naturally Australia describes some of the risks to the survival of the Great Barrier Reef, including river runoff and crown of thorns starfish, and the circumstances in which ...

Naturally Australia describes some of the risks to the survival of the Great Barrier Reef, including river runoff and crown of thorns starfish, and the circumstances in which some damage is healthy.

White Australia celebrates 150 years of colonisation
1:02

White Australia celebrates 150 years of colonisation

Clip from Vote Yes For Aborigines

Civics and citizenship

5-6
7-8
Classification: GeneralClassification: General
Aboriginal Australians object to the 1938 celebration of the British colonising their land. They describe it as 'a day of mourning'. The seeds of the movement to change ...

Aboriginal Australians object to the 1938 celebration of the British colonising their land. They describe it as 'a day of mourning'. The seeds of the movement to change the constitution have been sown already even though the referendum will not occur for another 30 years. Who were Cooper, Patton and Ferguson? What changes were they calling for?

What does it mean to be an Australian citizen?
0:33

What does it mean to be an Australian citizen?

Clip from Vote Yes For Aborigines

Civics and citizenship

5-6
7-8
Classification: GeneralClassification: General
On the 40th anniversary of the 1967 referendum, in 2007, people were asked what it means to be an Australian citizen. What do you think of their responses? Do you agree with ...

On the 40th anniversary of the 1967 referendum, in 2007, people were asked what it means to be an Australian citizen. What do you think of their responses? Do you agree with any of the responses? What does being an Australian mean to you?

Why was there a referendum in 1967?
1:22

Why was there a referendum in 1967?

Clip from Vote Yes For Aborigines

Civics and citizenship

5-6
7-8
Classification: GeneralClassification: General
Many people think the 1967 referendum was about giving Aboriginal people the vote, this clip explains why that is a common misconception. What changes to the constitution ...

Many people think the 1967 referendum was about giving Aboriginal people the vote, this clip explains why that is a common misconception. What changes to the constitution were being proposed in the 1967 referendum? Why did the British feel it was not important to include the Aboriginal people in the constitution? What latin term did the British settlers use to describe the land of Australia? What is a census?

The first mainstream national Indigenous body is formed
4:45

The first mainstream national Indigenous body is formed

Clip from Vote Yes For Aborigines

Civics and citizenship

5-6
7-8
9-10
Classification: GeneralClassification: General
In 1958 the first mainstream national Indigenous body was formed in Adelaide. The members rejected the Government’s idea of ‘assimilation’. This group was later called FCAATSI ...

In 1958 the first mainstream national Indigenous body was formed in Adelaide. The members rejected the Government’s idea of ‘assimilation’. This group was later called FCAATSI (Federal Council for the advancement of Aborigines and Torres Strait Islanders) What rights were they calling for that white people already had? Why was it difficult for the members to travel interstate?

Actions predicted pre-consciousness
5:51

Actions predicted pre-consciousness

Clip from Finding My Mind

Biology

9-10
11-12
Classification: Parental GuidanceClassification: Parental Guidance
This video has closed captioning
Scans of brain activity reveal decisions can be predicted even before a subject is conscious of them.

Scans of brain activity reveal decisions can be predicted even before a subject is conscious of them.

Predicting intentions and mind-body dualism
5:51

Predicting intentions and mind-body dualism

Clip from Finding My Mind

Biology

9-10
Classification: Parental GuidanceClassification: Parental Guidance
This video has closed captioning
Scans of brain activity reveal decisions can be predicted even before a subject is conscious of them.

Scans of brain activity reveal decisions can be predicted even before a subject is conscious of them.

Manufacturing out-of-body experiences
2:54

Manufacturing out-of-body experiences

Clip from Finding My Mind

Biology

9-10
Classification: Parental GuidanceClassification: Parental Guidance
This video has closed captioning
In an experiment, the host's senses are manipulated to make his brain think he is having an out-of-body experience.

In an experiment, the host's senses are manipulated to make his brain think he is having an out-of-body experience.

MRI scan shows internal fat
1:22

MRI scan shows internal fat

Clip from 10 Things You Need To Know About

Health and PE

7-8
9-10
Classification: Parental GuidanceClassification: Parental Guidance
Michael Mosley gets an MRI scan to see how much internal fat he has. It's not good news.

Michael Mosley gets an MRI scan to see how much internal fat he has. It's not good news.

Why teens are biologically geared to sleep in
7:41

Why teens are biologically geared to sleep in

Clip from The Secret Life Of Your Bodyclock

Biology

9-10
11-12
Classification: Parental GuidanceClassification: Parental Guidance
Teenagers love to sleep in and it's nothing to do with being lazy. Biology dictates that their body clocks work differently than those of children and adults.

Teenagers love to sleep in and it's nothing to do with being lazy. Biology dictates that their body clocks work differently than those of children and adults.