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Some arthropods have found a new way to prosper in the world. Instead of fighting each other, they co-operate.

Some arthropods have found a new way to prosper in the world. Instead of fighting each other, they co-operate.

Alan Yentob meets clinical neurologist and author Oliver Sacks, who shows through case studies of patients no longer able to read, recognise faces or see in 3D how much people ...

Alan Yentob meets clinical neurologist and author Oliver Sacks, who shows through case studies of patients no longer able to read, recognise faces or see in 3D how much people see not just with their eyes but with their minds.

Humans have always feared venom but now science is starting to unravel the mysteries of these unique natural compounds and we are realising their potential to improve or even ...

Humans have always feared venom but now science is starting to unravel the mysteries of these unique natural compounds and we are realising their potential to improve or even save our lives.

The Supervet: Bionic Stories
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The Supervet: Bionic Stories

Episode 1  |  SBS  |  October 24, 2016
For the first time in the history of The Supervet, these brand new hour-long documentary specials go beyond the operating table to delve deeper into the science behind ...

For the first time in the history of The Supervet, these brand new hour-long documentary specials go beyond the operating table to delve deeper into the science behind Professor Noel Fitzpatrick's cutting edge procedures, revealing how he continually pushes the boundaries of veterinary medicine, with the help of special onscreen 3D graphics giving a glimpse into the extraordinary ambition of Noel's state-of-the-art surgeries. (Class. tba)

In this landmark series David Attenborough discovers the glorious variety of life on Earth. See 30 polar bears gather to feed on a bowhead whale carcass and witness the ...

In this landmark series David Attenborough discovers the glorious variety of life on Earth. See 30 polar bears gather to feed on a bowhead whale carcass and witness the biggest fight on Earth...male humpback whales battling for a female.

Has there ever been life on Mars? To answer that question, in 2016 Europe launched a mission that not only unleashed new technology but which started a global battle to ...

Has there ever been life on Mars? To answer that question, in 2016 Europe launched a mission that not only unleashed new technology but which started a global battle to conquer the Red Planet. With unprecedented access to the European Space Agency and France's space agency, go from the rover design process through to the launch of Europe's very first module, the ExoMars Trace Gas Orbiter.

In this landmark series David Attenborough discovers the glorious variety of life on Earth. Witness capuchin monkeys smashing open palm nuts with stone 'hammers' and sprint ...

In this landmark series David Attenborough discovers the glorious variety of life on Earth. Witness capuchin monkeys smashing open palm nuts with stone 'hammers' and sprint with cheetahs as they band together to tackle ostriches.

Legendary wildlife filmmaker David Attenborough reveals the animals that have intrigued him the most, including the flamingo which spends its life eating with its head upside down.

Legendary wildlife filmmaker David Attenborough reveals the animals that have intrigued him the most, including the flamingo which spends its life eating with its head upside down.

Legendary wildlife filmmaker David Attenborough reveals the animals that have intrigued him the most, including the anaconda which can swallow prey twice its own body size.

Legendary wildlife filmmaker David Attenborough reveals the animals that have intrigued him the most, including the anaconda which can swallow prey twice its own body size.

Legendary wildlife filmmaker David Attenborough looks at the incredible physical feats of the animal kingdom, including the remarkable speed of the cheetah.

Legendary wildlife filmmaker David Attenborough looks at the incredible physical feats of the animal kingdom, including the remarkable speed of the cheetah.

Legendary wildlife filmmaker David Attenborough reveals the animals that can do the seemingly impossible, including the salamander which can regenerate entire legs and tails ...

Legendary wildlife filmmaker David Attenborough reveals the animals that can do the seemingly impossible, including the salamander which can regenerate entire legs and tails to replace ones they've lost.

Legendary wildlife filmmaker David Attenborough looks at the remarkable skills of animals, including the clever use of tools by orangutans.

Legendary wildlife filmmaker David Attenborough looks at the remarkable skills of animals, including the clever use of tools by orangutans.

Legendary wildlife filmmaker David Attenborough reveals the extraordinary way animals protect themselves with natural remedies, including the 'sweat' produced by hippos which ...

Legendary wildlife filmmaker David Attenborough reveals the extraordinary way animals protect themselves with natural remedies, including the 'sweat' produced by hippos which acts as a sun-block and helps fight infection.

The Botany Of Desire
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The Botany Of Desire

Season 1  |  Episode 2  |  ABC  |  August 5, 2010
While tulip breeders may spend long days tending their cultivars, nothing compares to the high-tech, 24-hour intensive care given another plant -- cannabis, a.k.a. marijuana. ...

While tulip breeders may spend long days tending their cultivars, nothing compares to the high-tech, 24-hour intensive care given another plant -- cannabis, a.k.a. marijuana. The Botany of Desire explores the history and physiology of this lowly weed that has made itself so desirable that nearly 15 million Americans risk arrest each month by smoking it.

Deep in a South African cave, an astounding discovery reveals clues to what made us human. Join a treacherous descent into this cave of spectacular and enigmatic finds, and ...

Deep in a South African cave, an astounding discovery reveals clues to what made us human. Join a treacherous descent into this cave of spectacular and enigmatic finds, and discover their implications for the epic tale of evolution.

The series concludes with An Imperfect Cure, following the staff of Great Ormond Street Hospital's renal department as they treat children for a condition which has no ...

The series concludes with An Imperfect Cure, following the staff of Great Ormond Street Hospital's renal department as they treat children for a condition which has no complete cure. Long-term treatment over decades requires an enormous level of cooperation and consent between the medical team, the patients and their parents. But what happens when parents and older children are unwilling to accept the doctors' advice?

In 2037, a devastating tragedy in the colony forces everyone to question the mission and if it should continue while, in the present, SpaceX attempts another pioneering launch.

In 2037, a devastating tragedy in the colony forces everyone to question the mission and if it should continue while, in the present, SpaceX attempts another pioneering launch.

The creative and scientific minds behind the series MARS, share the science behind the series and explain why we need to go to the red planet, how close we are to it and how ...

The creative and scientific minds behind the series MARS, share the science behind the series and explain why we need to go to the red planet, how close we are to it and how it will eventually happen.

Of all the planets in our solar system, none has captured our collective imagination like Mars. Follow the first human mission to Mars, set in 2033, as the crew struggles to ...

Of all the planets in our solar system, none has captured our collective imagination like Mars. Follow the first human mission to Mars, set in 2033, as the crew struggles to safely land on and colonize the planet. Tracing the thrilling quest to make Mars home, National Geographic presents a new breed of programming, blending cinema-quality scripted drama set in the future with documentary sequences that features current space-technology pioneers.

The market for skin lightening cosmetics is reported to be worth millions - and journalist Anita Rani is on a journey to find out why. Starting in her own family, with her ...

The market for skin lightening cosmetics is reported to be worth millions - and journalist Anita Rani is on a journey to find out why. Starting in her own family, with her mother's preference for lighter skin, she explores the pressures within the Asian community that have lead to a growing number of people opting to lighten up. Skin lightening cosmetics are available both legally and illegally worldwide.

It's no surprise that sharks are feared, but scientists will say these apex predators are also misunderstood. Help your students come to understand them better and get to know the different types in our oceans.
Celebrate National Science week with EnhanceTV showcasing major breakthroughs like Mary Shelley's Frankenstein, 40th anniversary of the birth of the first IVF baby and celebrate International Year of the Reef.
Biology is the study of life and how living things work. Find out on how to create models of the human body, measure rainfall and even how to create a herbarum in this playlist. (ACSSU044,ACSSU072,ACSSU073,ACSSU043,VCSSU074,VCSSU075)
Living things have basic needs, including food and water and are important to us. Discover how to care for all types of living things in this curated playlist. (ACSSU002,ACSSU017,ACSSU211,VCSSU042)
Capture students’ interest and find out what they think they know about how living things, such as small animals. Make their playground experience more meaningful with this curated playlist. (ACSSU017,ACSSU211,VCSSU042,VCSSU043,VCSSU057)
Explore the science behind objects and things around us and what material make up their physical properties. Find out how to use your senses to observe and describe the form and function of different objects. (ACSSU049, ACSSU046,ACSSU074,ACSSU076,VCSSU059,VCSSU063,VCSSU076,VCSSU080)
Living things live in all different types of habitats. In this playlist, you'll learn what a habitat is and the different types of habitats there are, along with which animals reside in each of the habitats. (ACSSU044,ACSSU072,ACSSU073,ACSSU043,ACSSU094,VCSSU042,VCSSU043,VCSSU057)
Water and weather, and the world play a significant role in our lives. Watch this playlist to find out about the impact on the earth through hands-on scientific exploration and experimentation. (ACSSU096, VCSSU046, VCSSU06, VCSSU078, VCSSU099, VCSSU101)
Natural Disasters aren't fun to have around. Find out the science behind these geological and meteorological events and gain insights on what to do in tough situations through this selected playlist.
Australia is addressing climate change and ensuring energy security and affordability. Find out more about the effects of climate change and how it is impacting your life. ((ACHGK020,VCGGK110,VCGGK147)
Climate change is rapidly effecting our environment and our lives. Discover what is happening and how everyone can take part in making a difference. (ACHGK020,VCGGK096)
From sharks and sea turtles to octopus and corals, you’re in the right place to take a deep dive into oceans and marine life with this meticulous designed playlist for all the ocean lovers. (ACHASSK047,VCGGC058,VCGGC072,VCGGC086,VCGGC100,VCGGK105)
Bees are actually really important and do more than just buzzing around. This week let's celebrate World Bee Day to help raise awareness on why bees are important for our ecosystem. (ACSSU073)
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