Australia in the 1960s
2:22

Australia in the 1960s

Clip from Australia in Colour

Modern history

9-10
11-12
12+
Classification: Parental GuidanceClassification: Parental Guidance
The 1960s were a time of great social change in Australia, from the right to wear a bikini to oral contraception, women in particular gained greater freedoms and ...

The 1960s were a time of great social change in Australia, from the right to wear a bikini to oral contraception, women in particular gained greater freedoms and opportunities. How did the invention of 'the pill' change women's lives? What other steps towards equality with men came after the 1960s?

How do we see colour?
2:22

How do we see colour?

Clip from Sleek Geeks

Science

7-8
Classification: GeneralClassification: General
This video has closed captioning
This clip looks at how we see colour using the example of a rainbow.

This clip looks at how we see colour using the example of a rainbow.

Advice To My 12 Year Old Self
2:22

Advice To My 12 Year Old Self: Jane Caro

ABC October 13, 2017

Personal and social capability

Media arts

9-10
11-12
Classification: GeneralClassification: General
This video has closed captioning
Author, broadcaster and award winning writer Jane Caro has some words of wisdom for girls today. "Getting approval is not the point of life!"

Author, broadcaster and award winning writer Jane Caro has some words of wisdom for girls today. "Getting approval is not the point of life!"

The Hanging Temple
2:24

The Hanging Temple

Clip from China From Above

Geography

5-6
Classification: Not ClassifiedClassification: Not Classified
Find out about the Hanging Temple it's features and the reasons for building it.

Find out about the Hanging Temple it's features and the reasons for building it.

chris test clip
2:25

chris test clip

Clip from Australian Story

Chemistry

12+
Classification: Not ClassifiedClassification: Not Classified
chris test clip

chris test clip

Psychic surgery and John of God
2:26

Psychic surgery and John of God

Clip from Shaun Micallef's Stairway to Heaven

Health and PE

9-10
11-12
Classification: Parental GuidanceClassification: Parental Guidance
Shaun Micallef meets a Canadian man who has had a successful psychic surgery performed on him by John of God.

Shaun Micallef meets a Canadian man who has had a successful psychic surgery performed on him by John of God.

Viking enthusiasts move boat on land
2:26

Viking enthusiasts move boat on land

Clip from The Vikings

Ancient history

9-10
11-12
Classification: Parental GuidanceClassification: Parental Guidance
Neil Oliver joins Russian Viking enthusiasts as they roll a longboat along land to get to a river.

Neil Oliver joins Russian Viking enthusiasts as they roll a longboat along land to get to a river.

Life in a Victorian slum - buying food
2:26

Life in a Victorian slum - buying food

Clip from Michael Mosley: Queen Victoria's Slum

Modern history

7-8
9-10
Classification: MatureClassification: Mature
This video has closed captioning
Often, families had so little money that they had to buy their food 'on tick' meaning buy now, pay later. And what they ate was hardly a luxury.

Often, families had so little money that they had to buy their food 'on tick' meaning buy now, pay later. And what they ate was hardly a luxury.

Australia celebrates itself during the 1930s
2:27

Australia celebrates itself during the 1930s

Clip from The Years That Made Us

Modern history

5-6
7-8
9-10
Classification: GeneralClassification: General
This video has closed captioning
Aboriginal Australians begin demanding equal rights as White Australia pats itself on the back during the 1930s.

Aboriginal Australians begin demanding equal rights as White Australia pats itself on the back during the 1930s.

Exoplanets and the Kepler Space Telescope
2:27

Exoplanets and the Kepler Space Telescope

Clip from Alien Planet Earths

Physics

9-10
Classification: Parental GuidanceClassification: Parental Guidance
The Kepler telescope could lead to perhaps the greatest scientific discovery in history - another hospitable planet within reach of humans.

The Kepler telescope could lead to perhaps the greatest scientific discovery in history - another hospitable planet within reach of humans.

Indigenous community and AFL coaches address the booing of Adam Goodes
2:27

Indigenous community and AFL coaches address the booing of Adam Goodes

Clip from The Final Quarter

Personal and social capability

5-6
7-8
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Classification: Parental GuidanceClassification: Parental Guidance
This video has closed captioning
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 ...

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?

The Making Of Collision Course
2:28

The Making Of Collision Course: The Harder The Better

ABC August 7, 2011

Media arts

Dance

Health and PE

9-10
11-12
Classification: GeneralClassification: General
Filmed in ultra slow-motion, 48 collisions are recorded between dancers, boxers, martial artists, gymnasts, football players, wrestlers and street culture enthusiasts.

Filmed in ultra slow-motion, 48 collisions are recorded between dancers, boxers, martial artists, gymnasts, football players, wrestlers and street culture enthusiasts.

Godel's incompleteness theorem
2:30

Godel's incompleteness theorem

Clip from The Story Of Maths

Mathematics

9-10
11-12
Classification: GeneralClassification: General
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.

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.

Six degrees of separation
2:31

Six degrees of separation

Clip from How Kevin Bacon Cured Cancer

Mathematics

7-8
9-10
Classification: Parental GuidanceClassification: Parental Guidance
This video has closed captioning
Duncan Watts reveals how the game and urban myth of Six Degrees of Kevin Bacon helped shape his Small World Project and network theory.

Duncan Watts reveals how the game and urban myth of Six Degrees of Kevin Bacon helped shape his Small World Project and network theory.

Who Will Be Most Affected by Global Warming?
2:31

Who Will Be Most Affected by Global Warming?

Clip from 2050

Personal and social capability

9-10
Classification: GeneralClassification: General
This clip is a good discussion starter and argues that developed nations may be less impacted by global warming than other natio

This clip is a good discussion starter and argues that developed nations may be less impacted by global warming than other natio

Education, communism, China and Australia
2:32

Education, communism, China and Australia

Clip from Waltzing the Dragon with Benjamin Law

Asia and Australia

11-12
12+
Classification: Parental GuidanceClassification: Parental Guidance
Benjamin Law investigates the claim Chinese students arrive in Australia 'brainwashed' by communist ideologies, linking those concerns to policies that allowed Chinese ...

Benjamin Law investigates the claim Chinese students arrive in Australia 'brainwashed' by communist ideologies, linking those concerns to policies that allowed Chinese students to stay in Australia after the Tiananmen Square massacre, and Cold War Colombo Plan efforts to resist communism in the region.

Galapagos' giant dandelion forest
2:33

Galapagos' giant dandelion forest

Clip from David Attenborough's Galapagos

Science

5-6
7-8
Classification: GeneralClassification: General
This video has closed captioning
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 ...

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.

A new outlook for Sam
2:33

A new outlook for Sam

Clip from Australian Story

Personal and social capability

9-10
11-12
Classification: Not ClassifiedClassification: Not Classified
This video has closed captioning
Africa has had a profound impact on Sam Best, friends notice he is more chatty, outgoing and happier than before the trip.

Africa has had a profound impact on Sam Best, friends notice he is more chatty, outgoing and happier than before the trip.