Great Ormond Street
58:34

Great Ormond Street: A Chance At Life

Season 2 Episode 2 ABC2 February 24, 2013

Health and PE

Biology

Personal and social capability

Critical thinking

9-10
11-12
Classification: Parental GuidanceClassification: Parental Guidance
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Episode two provides an intimate portrait of two surgeons in Great Ormond Street's General Surgery unit. Navigating between ground-breaking success and devastating failure, ...

Episode two provides an intimate portrait of two surgeons in Great Ormond Street's General Surgery unit. Navigating between ground-breaking success and devastating failure, they must balance the risk of surgery against the chance of success.

Kevin McCloud's Man Made Home
47:08

Kevin McCloud's Man Made Home

Season 1 Episode 3 ABC February 24, 2013

Design and technologies

Personal and social capability

7-8
9-10
Classification: Parental GuidanceClassification: Parental Guidance
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Kevin's cabin is now habitable, but he has yet to add the vital furnishings to turn it into a comfortable home he makes an armchair out of a 1950s tractor seat and crafts a ...

Kevin's cabin is now habitable, but he has yet to add the vital furnishings to turn it into a comfortable home he makes an armchair out of a 1950s tractor seat and crafts a small lightweight bed from willow.

Wheel2wheel
45:30

Wheel2wheel: Australia

Season 1 Episode 10 SBS February 24, 2013

Geography

Intercultural Understanding

7-8
9-10
Classification: GeneralClassification: General
In the final episode, Morgan is on a gruelling ride along the famous Finke trail to the red centre of the continent to spend time at Uluru and Kata Tjuta.

In the final episode, Morgan is on a gruelling ride along the famous Finke trail to the red centre of the continent to spend time at Uluru and Kata Tjuta.

Surviving Suicide: Those Left Behind
46:48

Surviving Suicide: Those Left Behind

Discovery Home and Health February 24, 2013

Health and PE

Personal and social capability

Critical thinking

11-12
Classification: MatureClassification: Mature
For each of the documented 38,867 suicides a year in the US alone, literally hundreds of thousands of people are left behind.

For each of the documented 38,867 suicides a year in the US alone, literally hundreds of thousands of people are left behind.

Salvage Hunters
48:28

Salvage Hunters

Season 1 Episode 3 SBS February 23, 2013

Design and technologies

History

7-8
9-10
Classification: GeneralClassification: General
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In this episode, Drew visits an antique dealer whose stock includes a lamp that could make the entire trip worthwhile, and later he searches for treasure in a Somerset estate ...

In this episode, Drew visits an antique dealer whose stock includes a lamp that could make the entire trip worthwhile, and later he searches for treasure in a Somerset estate coach house.

Piano Notes
9:51

Piano Notes: Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart

SBS February 23, 2013

Music

History

7-8
9-10
Classification: GeneralClassification: General
Dutch pianist Ronald Brautigam examines key pieces from the repertoire of piano music over the last five hundred years. Sonata in A Major KV 331 is one of Mozart's most ...

Dutch pianist Ronald Brautigam examines key pieces from the repertoire of piano music over the last five hundred years. Sonata in A Major KV 331 is one of Mozart's most popular compositions, showing the Turkish influence in Vienna.

David Attenborough's Africa
46:19

David Attenborough's Africa: Savannah

Season 1 Episode 2 Ten February 23, 2013

Earth and environment

Science

Geography

7-8
9-10
Classification: GeneralClassification: General
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To survive here, creatures must be able to deal with unpredictable twists and turns - wet turning to dry, famine to feast. But it also supports more large mammals here than ...

To survive here, creatures must be able to deal with unpredictable twists and turns - wet turning to dry, famine to feast. But it also supports more large mammals here than anywhere else on Earth.

The Science Of Crime
48:27

The Science Of Crime: DNA Fingerprinting

Season 1 Episode 3 BBC Knowledge February 23, 2013

Science

Civics and citizenship

Ethical understanding

11-12
Classification: MatureClassification: Mature
When Weather Changed History
41:32

When Weather Changed History: The Dust Bowl

Season 2 Episode 6 The History Channel February 23, 2013

Geography

Science

9-10
11-12
Classification: Parental GuidanceClassification: Parental Guidance
When Weather Changed History is an innovative series spotlighting the weather that has quite literally changed our world. Stories are told with an eye toward the unexpected by ...

When Weather Changed History is an innovative series spotlighting the weather that has quite literally changed our world. Stories are told with an eye toward the unexpected by highlighting the ways in which the power of nature has steered much of history.

Monty Halls' Great Irish Escape
53:59

Monty Halls' Great Irish Escape

Season 1 Episode 3 SBS February 22, 2013

Geography

Earth and environment

Visual arts

7-8
9-10
Classification: GeneralClassification: General
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Monty Halls goes back to his marine biologist roots as he studies whales and dolphins off the spectacular west coast of Ireland. This week his mission is to track dolphins in ...

Monty Halls goes back to his marine biologist roots as he studies whales and dolphins off the spectacular west coast of Ireland. This week his mission is to track dolphins in the bay using sonar technology to record the whistles and clicks they use to communicate with each other.

Dig World War II
45:58

Dig World War II

Season 1 Episode 2 SBS February 22, 2013

history

Modern history

Science

7-8
9-10
Classification: GeneralClassification: General
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Historian Dan Snow joins military archaeologists as they investigate the former battlegrounds of the Second World War, uncovering little-known stories of the period. In this ...

Historian Dan Snow joins military archaeologists as they investigate the former battlegrounds of the Second World War, uncovering little-known stories of the period. In this episode, Dan heads out to sea to hear the story of the Empire Heritage, a cargo ship filled with Sherman Tanks sunk off Malin Head during the Battle of the Atlantic in 1944.

Classic Albums
50:03

Classic Albums: Deep Purple - Machine Head

Season 4 Episode 3 STUDIO

Music

11-12
Classification: GeneralClassification: General
The incredible story of the making of the album which put Deep Purple at the pinnacle of 70s hard rock.

The incredible story of the making of the album which put Deep Purple at the pinnacle of 70s hard rock.

A Shocking Reminder
51:57

A Shocking Reminder

The History Channel February 22, 2013

Geography

Personal and social capability

7-8
9-10
Classification: Parental GuidanceClassification: Parental Guidance
At 4.35am on September 4, 2010 the city of Christchurch, New Zealand with a population of 400,000, felt the formidable 7.1 magnitude shudder of the earth. It was the beginning ...

At 4.35am on September 4, 2010 the city of Christchurch, New Zealand with a population of 400,000, felt the formidable 7.1 magnitude shudder of the earth. It was the beginning of a year-long nightmare, we learnt a new word, liquefaction, close to 10,000 tremors, and while still grieving began to recover. Over this time we follow the journey of 10 Christchurch residents as they talk candidly of their struggles in one of the worst natural disasters in New Zealand's history.

How It's Made
21:34

How It's Made: Conga Drums, Metal Plating, Buttons

Season 2 Episode 17 Discovery Science February 22, 2013

Design and technologies

Science

9-10
11-12
Classification: Parental GuidanceClassification: Parental Guidance
Have you ever wondered how aluminium foil is made? From adhesive bandages to contact lenses, find out how many of the everyday objects we use become the things they are.

Have you ever wondered how aluminium foil is made? From adhesive bandages to contact lenses, find out how many of the everyday objects we use become the things they are.

The Christchurch Earthquake
55:55

The Christchurch Earthquake

SBS February 22, 2013

Personal and social capability

11-12
Classification: MatureClassification: Mature
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This powerful documentary follows the lives of the residents of Christchurch in the aftermath of the 2011 earthquake which killed 182 people and destroyed many homes and ...

This powerful documentary follows the lives of the residents of Christchurch in the aftermath of the 2011 earthquake which killed 182 people and destroyed many homes and businesses.

Grand Tours Of Scotland
25:26

Grand Tours Of Scotland: In Search Of The Real Scotland

Season 1 Episode 3 SBS February 22, 2013

Geography

History

Intercultural Understanding

7-8
9-10
Classification: GeneralClassification: General
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In this episode, Paul boards the Jacobite steamtrain, and star of the Harry Potter movies, to make one of the world's most famous railways journeys.

In this episode, Paul boards the Jacobite steamtrain, and star of the Harry Potter movies, to make one of the world's most famous railways journeys.

Cherry Healey
56:54

Cherry Healey

ABC2 February 22, 2013

Health and PE

Personal and social capability

11-12
Classification: Mature Accompanied (15+)Classification: Mature Accompanied (15+)
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Losing your virginity is one of those life-defining moments that can be intimate, exciting and nerve-wracking all at once. Popular presenter Cherry Healey wants to find out if ...

Losing your virginity is one of those life-defining moments that can be intimate, exciting and nerve-wracking all at once. Popular presenter Cherry Healey wants to find out if that one simple little act, good or bad, really does have a lasting impact. From a girl's first time in the back of a Fiat Panda to a guy who has 'popped his cherry' three times, Cherry looks for essential truths among the tales of sex and debauchery to see if losing virginity is about more than just having sex for the first time.

How It's Made
21:33

How It's Made: Personal Watercrafts, Ice Skates, Wine, and Office Furniture

Season 1 Episode 28 Discovery Science February 22, 2013

Design and technologies

Science

9-10
11-12
Classification: Parental GuidanceClassification: Parental Guidance
How do they make personal watercrafts, ice skates, and wine? Find out as more everyday items are put under the microscope.

How do they make personal watercrafts, ice skates, and wine? Find out as more everyday items are put under the microscope.