After a successful revolutionary war, a newly independent America embarked on whole new political system for its people.
The class learns about trust, confidentiality and secrets. Program facilitator Bernadette challenges students to consider the ethical boundaries of good secrets versus bad secrets, and the responsibility we all have to protect others from harm.
A quick exploration of the huge variety of plants in the world, from a pine tree that is thousands of years old, to a bamboo that grows 30 metres high in just 90 days.
Neil Oliver demonstrates the use of ballistae, the bolt throwers the Celts faced as the Romans sought to conquer Britain in the first century BC.
Colourised archival footage and a French officer's diary reveal the muddy conditions of Verdun's wasteland.
Jim AlKhalili shows how difficult it is to calculate simple sums with the Roman numeral system.
Neil Oliver meets archaeologist Lindsey Simpson, who explains how Vikings in Ireland can be identified by their grave sites and how their bones have worn.
Three experienced English speakers reveal they change accents and phrases to be understood in different situations.
Wile the Incas held their emperor as all powerful, there were other important tiers in society, including the family.
Jacques Hébert becomes a leading voice in calls for the dechristianisation in France.
Learn how to describe all the differences between city and country life with the kids of Valencia as your guide
Environmental scientist Jamie Shulmeister and Tim Flannery taste test the sand on Fraser Island, where grains of sand are different sizes according to the nutrients they contain.
Neil Oliver inspects sickles discovered in Llyn Fawr hoard and observes that an iron tool made with bronzesmith techniques marks a transition between the Bronze and Iron Ages in Wales.
Marcus du Sautoy demonstrates how Babylonians used quadratic equations to calculate areas of land.
Looking to start your journey into the fast, fiery game of volleyball? Join Abbey and Claudia as they walk us through the basics of this Olympic sport.
Historians describe France's Ancien Régime system prior to the French Revolution.
Jim AlKhalili demonstrates the use of algebra to calculate the division of an inheritance between family and friends.
The origins, mythologies and beliefs of the Incas