Three brothers killed at Passchendaele
5:49

Three brothers killed at Passchendaele

Clip from Not Forgotten

Modern history

7-8
9-10
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The ancestors of the three Seabrook brothers killed at Passchendaele discuss the enduring impact of their deaths on the Australian family.

The ancestors of the three Seabrook brothers killed at Passchendaele discuss the enduring impact of their deaths on the Australian family.

Virtual, 3D and Simulcam cameras in Avatar
4:07

Virtual, 3D and Simulcam cameras in Avatar

Clip from Avatar: Creating the World of Pandora

Media arts

11-12
Classification: Parental GuidanceClassification: Parental Guidance
See a Simulcam in action as virtual and 3D cameras work in unison with CGI technology to help James Cameron see what will appear on the big screen.

See a Simulcam in action as virtual and 3D cameras work in unison with CGI technology to help James Cameron see what will appear on the big screen.

CGI motion capture in Avatar
2:49

CGI motion capture in Avatar

Clip from Avatar: Creating the World of Pandora

Media arts

11-12
Classification: Parental GuidanceClassification: Parental Guidance
In a demonstration of filmmaking techniques, actors suit up so their performances can be digitised by CGI motion capture cameras.

In a demonstration of filmmaking techniques, actors suit up so their performances can be digitised by CGI motion capture cameras.

Trotsky and Stalin vie to succeed Lenin
6:16

Trotsky and Stalin vie to succeed Lenin

Clip from Infamous Assassinations

Modern history

11-12
Classification: MatureClassification: Mature
Rivals Leon Trotsky and Josef Stalin vie to succeed Vladimir Lenin as leader of the Soviet Union.

Rivals Leon Trotsky and Josef Stalin vie to succeed Vladimir Lenin as leader of the Soviet Union.

What it's really like to perform Hamlet
5:12

What it's really like to perform Hamlet

Clip from An Obsession With Hamlet

Drama

7-8
9-10
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A look inside the working of Australia's Bell Theatre Company and the work and emotions involved in staging Shakespeare's Hamlet

A look inside the working of Australia's Bell Theatre Company and the work and emotions involved in staging Shakespeare's Hamlet

Critiquing Big Bang cosmology
7:03

Critiquing Big Bang cosmology

Clip from Most Of Our Universe Is Missing

Physics

9-10
Classification: GeneralClassification: General
This video has closed captioning
Mike Disney offers a critique of the standard model of Big Bang cosmology.

Mike Disney offers a critique of the standard model of Big Bang cosmology.

The pioneers of dark matter
9:46

The pioneers of dark matter

Clip from Most Of Our Universe Is Missing

Physics

9-10
Classification: GeneralClassification: General
This video has closed captioning
Jeremiah Ostriker, Jim Peebles and Vera Rubin discuss their early work on dark matter's role in the universe.

Jeremiah Ostriker, Jim Peebles and Vera Rubin discuss their early work on dark matter's role in the universe.

The 1965 Freedom Ride and Charles Perkins
5:05

The 1965 Freedom Ride and Charles Perkins

Clip from Fire Talker

Intercultural understanding

9-10
11-12
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Archival footage reveals the bus journey Charles Perkins and other Indigenous civil rights activists took in the 1965 Freedom Ride from Sydney to western NSW.

Archival footage reveals the bus journey Charles Perkins and other Indigenous civil rights activists took in the 1965 Freedom Ride from Sydney to western NSW.

Our ancient links to the moon
7:41

Our ancient links to the moon

Clip from The Moon

Physics

7-8
Classification: GeneralClassification: General
This video has closed captioning
This short BBC clip offers an excellent backgrounder to humanity's relationship with the moon.

This short BBC clip offers an excellent backgrounder to humanity's relationship with the moon.

Darwin and the origin of evolution
7:07

Darwin and the origin of evolution

Clip from 100 Greatest Discoveries

Science

9-10
Classification: Parental GuidanceClassification: Parental Guidance
The origin and then modern significance of Charles Darwin's theory of natural selection is discussed.

The origin and then modern significance of Charles Darwin's theory of natural selection is discussed.

Discovery of DNA's double helix shape
4:05

Discovery of DNA's double helix shape

Clip from 100 Greatest Discoveries

Science

9-10
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James Watson and Francis Crick discover the structure of DNA takes the form of a double helix.

James Watson and Francis Crick discover the structure of DNA takes the form of a double helix.

Mystery hobbits of Palau
11:46

Mystery hobbits of Palau

Clip from Mystery Skulls Of Palau

Biology

7-8
Classification: GeneralClassification: General
Far out in the Pacific, the islands of Palau hold secrets that could upset our understanding of human evolution. Mysterious bone

Far out in the Pacific, the islands of Palau hold secrets that could upset our understanding of human evolution. Mysterious bone

How to speak with an Aussie accent
6:54

How to speak with an Aussie accent

Clip from The Sounds Of Aus

EALD

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7-8
9-10
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This hilarious clip explains how and why Australians have such a distinctly 'flat' sounding accent.

This hilarious clip explains how and why Australians have such a distinctly 'flat' sounding accent.

The impact of climate change
9:35

The impact of climate change

Clip from Can We Save Planet Earth?

Earth and environment

9-10
11-12
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David Attenborough evaluates the use of levees to resist Hurricane Katrina, examines the changing risk of bushfires in Australia, and reviews ways to control carbon emissions.

David Attenborough evaluates the use of levees to resist Hurricane Katrina, examines the changing risk of bushfires in Australia, and reviews ways to control carbon emissions.

Should we be able to buy land on the moon?
3:23

Should we be able to buy land on the moon?

Clip from Moon For Sale

Science

9-10
Classification: GeneralClassification: General
This BBC short clip is a great conversation starter. An American man has started a business selling real estate on the moon. But

This BBC short clip is a great conversation starter. An American man has started a business selling real estate on the moon. But

The moon, humanity's first giant leap
6:06

The moon, humanity's first giant leap

Clip from Moon For Sale

Science

9-10
Classification: GeneralClassification: General
This BBC clip introduces students to the first manned missions to the moon and why it was such an epic and revolutionary achieve

This BBC clip introduces students to the first manned missions to the moon and why it was such an epic and revolutionary achieve

Humanity's return to the moon
8:11

Humanity's return to the moon

Clip from Moon For Sale

Science

9-10
Classification: GeneralClassification: General
No human has set foot on the moon since the early 70s, but all that is set to change with a series of moon bases planned for the

No human has set foot on the moon since the early 70s, but all that is set to change with a series of moon bases planned for the

Teenage brains
5:26

Teenage brains

Clip from Understanding

Biology

9-10
11-12
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The brains of children are compared to those of adults, noting that the areas with most activity change with maturity.

The brains of children are compared to those of adults, noting that the areas with most activity change with maturity.