Cutting down on excess packaging
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Cutting down on excess packaging

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Find out about some of the ways that our reliance on excess packaging can have a negative impact on the environment and what one group of kids is doing to cut down on their use.

Find out about some of the ways that our reliance on excess packaging can have a negative impact on the environment and what one group of kids is doing to cut down on their use.

Software measures benefits of trees
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Software measures benefits of trees

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The University of Adelaide's Jennifer Gardner and Marian McDuie explain how they developed software to measure how much trees contribute to the environment, improving air ...

The University of Adelaide's Jennifer Gardner and Marian McDuie explain how they developed software to measure how much trees contribute to the environment, improving air quality, removing carbon from the atmosphere, and reducing soil erosion.

Celebrating national tree day
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Celebrating national tree day

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A group of students participates in National Tree Day, planting trees in their community while we learn about all the things that trees do for us and why they're more ...

A group of students participates in National Tree Day, planting trees in their community while we learn about all the things that trees do for us and why they're more important than we might realize.

Protecting native species from feral animals
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Protecting native species from feral animals

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Reporter Sowaibah Hanifie reveals how conservationists are using chicken wire structures to give native animals a place to hide from feral animals in the Outback.

Reporter Sowaibah Hanifie reveals how conservationists are using chicken wire structures to give native animals a place to hide from feral animals in the Outback.

The Paris Agreement and climate change
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The Paris Agreement and climate change

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Reporter Matt Holbrook explains what the 2016 Paris Agreement under the United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change is and the significance of the US withdrawing ...

Reporter Matt Holbrook explains what the 2016 Paris Agreement under the United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change is and the significance of the US withdrawing from the treaty.

What are greenhouses gasses?
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What are greenhouses gasses?

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When people talk about climate change, it can be a bit confusing as far as what that means and what causes it. The main culprit is greenhouse gases, which occur naturally but ...

When people talk about climate change, it can be a bit confusing as far as what that means and what causes it. The main culprit is greenhouse gases, which occur naturally but due to human involvement, a lot more have been released. What are the consequences and how can we reverse them

Great Barrier Reef fishing and tourism
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Great Barrier Reef fishing and tourism

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Naturally Australia describes how fishing and tourism brings people to the Great Barrier Reef, and why those industries need to be managed to keep the reef healthy.

Naturally Australia describes how fishing and tourism brings people to the Great Barrier Reef, and why those industries need to be managed to keep the reef healthy.

Snowy Flow and river ecology
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Snowy Flow and river ecology

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Catalyst's Mark Horstman investigates the affect of the Snowy Flow Response Program releasing a flood of water in an effort to restore the ecology of the Snowy River.

Catalyst's Mark Horstman investigates the affect of the Snowy Flow Response Program releasing a flood of water in an effort to restore the ecology of the Snowy River.

Risks to koala habitats
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Risks to koala habitats

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Reporter Jack Evans explains how tree clearing and climate change are endangering koalas and what governments are doing to protect their habitat.

Reporter Jack Evans explains how tree clearing and climate change are endangering koalas and what governments are doing to protect their habitat.

The Svalbard Global Seed Vault
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The Svalbard Global Seed Vault

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Brian Cox inspects the Svalbard Global Seed Vault in Norway, where 800,000 collections of seeds are stored, and meets conservationist Cary Fowler, who initiated the project.

Brian Cox inspects the Svalbard Global Seed Vault in Norway, where 800,000 collections of seeds are stored, and meets conservationist Cary Fowler, who initiated the project.

The discovery of tectonic plates
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The discovery of tectonic plates

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The exploration of the Mariana Trench in the 1950s helped form geologists' theory of plate tectonics.

The exploration of the Mariana Trench in the 1950s helped form geologists' theory of plate tectonics.

Dolphins and relative numerosity
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Dolphins and relative numerosity

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Brian Cox visits Florida's Dolphin Research Center where dolphins are able to tell the difference between the English terms less and more.

Brian Cox visits Florida's Dolphin Research Center where dolphins are able to tell the difference between the English terms less and more.

Great Barrier Reef threats and survival
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Great Barrier Reef threats and survival

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Naturally Australia describes some of the risks to the survival of the Great Barrier Reef, including river runoff and crown of thorns starfish, and the circumstances in which ...

Naturally Australia describes some of the risks to the survival of the Great Barrier Reef, including river runoff and crown of thorns starfish, and the circumstances in which some damage is healthy.

Antarctic snowfall linked to Australian drought
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Antarctic snowfall linked to Australian drought

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Antarctic ice cores reveal climate patterns that help climate scientists understand both the Southern Annular Mode and droughts in southwestern Australia, Mark Horstman reports.

Antarctic ice cores reveal climate patterns that help climate scientists understand both the Southern Annular Mode and droughts in southwestern Australia, Mark Horstman reports.

Seeds the key to our future
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Seeds the key to our future

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Michael Yeo from the Botanic Gardens of South Australia explains how they're helping protect the state's most vulnerable plant species!

Michael Yeo from the Botanic Gardens of South Australia explains how they're helping protect the state's most vulnerable plant species!

How plants support all life on earth
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How plants support all life on earth

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A look back in time to find out how plants have been essential to the development of all life on the planet

A look back in time to find out how plants have been essential to the development of all life on the planet

Air quality monitoring stations
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Air quality monitoring stations

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Environment Protection Authority Victoria's Ruth explains how air quality monitoring stations assess pollution levels and why their reports are shared with the public.

Environment Protection Authority Victoria's Ruth explains how air quality monitoring stations assess pollution levels and why their reports are shared with the public.

How plants respond to stimulus
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How plants respond to stimulus

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Plants have cells that trigger different chemicals to determine their response.

Plants have cells that trigger different chemicals to determine their response.