In The Final Quarter, The Marngrook Footy Show discusses whether it is fair that Adam Goodes is being booed for receiving unfair free kicks. Stan Grant and Goode’s mother defend Goodes and make a call for people to consider how he is feeling. Despite this, booing continues, much to the frustration of AFL Coaches, one coach makes the statement “It’s bullying at best, racism at its worst”. Discussion point: Do you agree with the coach’s statement? Why or why not?
Filmed in ultra slow-motion, 48 collisions are recorded between dancers, boxers, martial artists, gymnasts, football players, wrestlers and street culture enthusiasts.
Marcus du Sautoy examines Kurt Godel's incompleteness theorem and the crisis in mathematics that while a statement about numbers might be true, they might never be proven.
Duncan Watts reveals how the game and urban myth of Six Degrees of Kevin Bacon helped shape his Small World Project and network theory.
This clip is a good discussion starter and argues that developed nations may be less impacted by global warming than other natio
It might sound bizarre, but one of the Galapagos islands is so remote that it has allowed a species of dandelion to evolve independent of other competing species. These dandelions grow so tall that they resemble huge rainforest trees.
Africa has had a profound impact on Sam Best, friends notice he is more chatty, outgoing and happier than before the trip.
A good discussion starter for classrooms. For years we have been asking how Stonehenge was built - but the much bigger question is why.
Sam Willis studies the seventh century Sogdian murals at Afrasiab, also know as the Ambassadors' Painting, and discusses the place of the Sogdian court in trade along the Silk Road.
Verbally is not the only way humans communicate. Professor Robert Winston takes a look at the power of body language and the effect it can have on the people you are interacting with.
After Adam Goodes is named Australian of the Year in 2014, the media asks him if the date of Australia Day should be changed. Discussion: After watching this clip of The Final Quarter, do you think the date of Australia Day should be changed? Why or why not? Do you think an alternative celebration should take its place?
Do people really become loafers once they are part of a bigger team? The experiments tests the theory.
Neil Oliver meets metallurgist Marcos MartinonTorres who demonstrates how silver was extracted from lead by Romans.
In The Final Quarter we see Goodes kick a goal during the 2015 indigenous round. He celebrates with a ceremonial war dance directed towards the Carlton fans. Discussion point: He is accused by some of inciting anger. Do you think those criticisms are fair or was he simply celebrating his Aboriginal culture?
Scientists explain how Neptune captured its largest moon, Triton, and discuss the satellite's geyser plumes.
Sam Willis visits a museum in Xi'an, where he sees how paper was made and discusses how the technology found its way to the Middle East.
Albert Wiggal shows Brendan Moar the kind of rafts the Bardi people would have used to travel and fish around One Arm Point in the Kimberley region.
Constantinople was once called the 'new Rome'.