The origin of Listen To The News
3:48

The origin of Listen To The News

Clip from The Story Of Bran Nue Dae

Media arts

9-10
11-12
Classification: GeneralClassification: General
Jimmy Chi and other members of Kuckles reveal how Listen To The News was written in the context of the Noonkanbah mining protests.

Jimmy Chi and other members of Kuckles reveal how Listen To The News was written in the context of the Noonkanbah mining protests.

Crowded House's audience connection
1:16

Crowded House's audience connection

Clip from Great Australian Albums

Music

9-10
11-12
Classification: MatureClassification: Mature
Neil Finn reveals how playing at house parties established the way Crowded House wanted to connect with their audience.

Neil Finn reveals how playing at house parties established the way Crowded House wanted to connect with their audience.

Coding and wearable technology
5:27

Coding and wearable technology

Clip from Coding: The Future is Creative

Digital technologies

5-6
Classification: Parental GuidanceClassification: Parental Guidance
Chloe Watts meets Benjamin Males, a fashion designer developing clothing with integrated technology, including trainers for JLS and a drone dress for Lady Gaga.

Chloe Watts meets Benjamin Males, a fashion designer developing clothing with integrated technology, including trainers for JLS and a drone dress for Lady Gaga.

Jabiluka uranium mine protests
10:42

Jabiluka uranium mine protests

Clip from Dirty Business: How Mining Made Australia

Earth and environment

11-12
Classification: Parental GuidanceClassification: Parental Guidance
Jacqui Katona and Dave Sweeney describe how Indigenous land rights and environmental activists blocked Jabiluka uranium mine.

Jacqui Katona and Dave Sweeney describe how Indigenous land rights and environmental activists blocked Jabiluka uranium mine.

Viking warriors, religion and heroic deaths
3:43

Viking warriors, religion and heroic deaths

Clip from The Vikings

Ancient history

9-10
11-12
Classification: Parental GuidanceClassification: Parental Guidance
Neil Oliver examines possessions discovered with at the Repton Viking Warrior burial site, and discusses the relationship between these objects, Viking religion and their ...

Neil Oliver examines possessions discovered with at the Repton Viking Warrior burial site, and discusses the relationship between these objects, Viking religion and their approach to warfare.

Cnut becomes European
3:24

Cnut becomes European

Clip from The Vikings

Ancient history

9-10
11-12
Classification: Parental GuidanceClassification: Parental Guidance
Neil Oliver visits Reichskrone, the Imperial Crown of the Holy Roman Empire, in Vienna and discusses how Cnut the Great's attendance of the Holy Roman Emperor's coronation ...

Neil Oliver visits Reichskrone, the Imperial Crown of the Holy Roman Empire, in Vienna and discusses how Cnut the Great's attendance of the Holy Roman Emperor's coronation marks Viking culture becoming European.

Saturn's moon Enceladus
6:58

Saturn's moon Enceladus

Clip from Finding Life Beyond Earth

Physics

7-8
9-10
Classification: GeneralClassification: General
The Cassini space probe studies one of Saturn's moons, Enceladus, revealing a white surface with crevasses and ice erupting from tiger stripes, unlike anything seen before.

The Cassini space probe studies one of Saturn's moons, Enceladus, revealing a white surface with crevasses and ice erupting from tiger stripes, unlike anything seen before.

Mental illness treatment and family support
4:54

Mental illness treatment and family support

Clip from Changing Minds: The Inside Story

Health and PE

11-12
Classification: MatureClassification: Mature
Parents visit adult children at a mental health unit where they discuss their treatment and hopes for the future.

Parents visit adult children at a mental health unit where they discuss their treatment and hopes for the future.

Child miners in the Industrial Revolution
7:01

Child miners in the Industrial Revolution

Clip from The Worst Jobs In History

Modern history

7-8
9-10
Classification: Parental GuidanceClassification: Parental Guidance
Tony Robinson goes underground in Wales to see how hurriers, the children who worked in coal mines, fared during the Industrial Revolution.

Tony Robinson goes underground in Wales to see how hurriers, the children who worked in coal mines, fared during the Industrial Revolution.

How the Great Barrier Reef was formed
3:05

How the Great Barrier Reef was formed

Clip from The Great Barrier Reef

Geography

7-8
9-10
Classification: Parental GuidanceClassification: Parental Guidance
Karl Stefanovic explains how the Great Barrier Reef is a product of the Ice Age coming to an end and raising water levels 10,000 years ago.

Karl Stefanovic explains how the Great Barrier Reef is a product of the Ice Age coming to an end and raising water levels 10,000 years ago.

Aboriginal rafts in the Kimberley
2:43

Aboriginal rafts in the Kimberley

Clip from Coast Australia

Design and technologies

7-8
9-10
Classification: Parental GuidanceClassification: Parental Guidance
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.

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.

How bees talk to each other - the 'waggle dance'
2:47

How bees talk to each other - the 'waggle dance'

Clip from David Attenborough's Micro Monsters

Science

3-4
5-6
Classification: GeneralClassification: General
How do bees know where to find the best flowers to make honey How do they talk to each other David Attenborough shows that it's all down to the amazing 'waggle dance'.

How do bees know where to find the best flowers to make honey How do they talk to each other David Attenborough shows that it's all down to the amazing 'waggle dance'.

Scuba diving in South Australia's sink holes
3:04

Scuba diving in South Australia's sink holes

Clip from Coast Australia

Earth and environment

7-8
9-10
Classification: Parental GuidanceClassification: Parental Guidance
Geomorphologist Grant Pearce takes Emma Johnston scuba diving in Piccaninnie Ponds and Kilsbys Sinkhole on South Australia's Limestone Coast.

Geomorphologist Grant Pearce takes Emma Johnston scuba diving in Piccaninnie Ponds and Kilsbys Sinkhole on South Australia's Limestone Coast.

Shark Bay's stromatolites
3:42

Shark Bay's stromatolites

Clip from Coast Australia

Earth and environment

7-8
9-10
Classification: Parental GuidanceClassification: Parental Guidance
Tim Flannery meets Shark Bay Marine Park's Dave Holley to learn how some of the earliest forms on life, stromatolites, have managed to survive in Shark Bay for billions of years.

Tim Flannery meets Shark Bay Marine Park's Dave Holley to learn how some of the earliest forms on life, stromatolites, have managed to survive in Shark Bay for billions of years.

Voyager Golden Records
2:59

Voyager Golden Records

Clip from Human Universe with Brian Cox

Science

7-8
9-10
Classification: GeneralClassification: General
Brian Cox examines the Voyager Golden Records, two of which were sent into space in 1977 to convey sounds and images of Earth to communicate with alien life.

Brian Cox examines the Voyager Golden Records, two of which were sent into space in 1977 to convey sounds and images of Earth to communicate with alien life.

William Wordsworth's Composed Upon Westminster Bridge
4:03

William Wordsworth's Composed Upon Westminster Bridge

Clip from A Poet's Guide To Britain

Literature

9-10
11-12
Classification: GeneralClassification: General
Residents read Wordsworth's Composed Upon Westminster Bridge and critics discuss his vision of London and landscape.

Residents read Wordsworth's Composed Upon Westminster Bridge and critics discuss his vision of London and landscape.

Discovery of gold in Western Australia
5:20

Discovery of gold in Western Australia

Clip from Liquid Gold

History

5-6
Classification: GeneralClassification: General
When Paddy Hannan discovered gold in outback Western Australia it transformed the colony's economy, but Kalgoorlie's remoteness made water incredibly valuable, described as ...

When Paddy Hannan discovered gold in outback Western Australia it transformed the colony's economy, but Kalgoorlie's remoteness made water incredibly valuable, described as liquid gold.

Jupiter's moon Io
6:05

Jupiter's moon Io

Clip from Finding Life Beyond Earth

Physics

7-8
9-10
Classification: GeneralClassification: General
Voyager reveals active volcanoes on Io, one of Jupiter's 60 moons, leading scientists to envisage what walking on the moon's surface would be like.

Voyager reveals active volcanoes on Io, one of Jupiter's 60 moons, leading scientists to envisage what walking on the moon's surface would be like.