100 Greatest Discoveries
46:49

100 Greatest Discoveries: Genetics

Discovery Science February 11, 2010

Science

Biology

9-10
11-12
Classification: Parental Guidance Classification: Parental Guidance
Our host, Bill Nye, discusses the torturous process by which scientists came to understand that inherited information is passed according to certain rules, rather than ...

Our host, Bill Nye, discusses the torturous process by which scientists came to understand that inherited information is passed according to certain rules, rather than transmitted through a blending of fluids.

Born In The Wild
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Born In The Wild: Elephant

Season 1 Episode 1 SBS September 13, 2014

Earth and environment

Biology

11-12
Classification: Parental Guidance Classification: Parental Guidance
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Born in the Wild is a new four-part documentary series which explores the reproductive behaviours and biology of the animal kingdom. Presented by anatomist Professor Joy ...

Born in the Wild is a new four-part documentary series which explores the reproductive behaviours and biology of the animal kingdom. Presented by anatomist Professor Joy Reidenberg and vet Mark Evans, each program focuses on four different species - elephant, dolphin, kangaroo and orangutan - and takes an in-depth look at how these animals find, fight for and woo the opposite sex. They also explore how they mate, give birth and raise their young in extreme environments.

Dolphins: Spy In The Pod
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Dolphins: Spy In The Pod

Ten November 22, 2014

Earth and environment

Biology

7-8
9-10
Classification: Parental Guidance Classification: Parental Guidance
Hidden cameras are used to go into the heart of the world of dolphins. A newborn bottlenose dolphin learns from his mother as they follow a gathering of stingrays and ...

Hidden cameras are used to go into the heart of the world of dolphins. A newborn bottlenose dolphin learns from his mother as they follow a gathering of stingrays and discovers the world around him.

How to Clone a Woolly Mammoth
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How to Clone a Woolly Mammoth

SBS May 31, 2015

Science

Biology

11-12
Classification: Parental Guidance Classification: Parental Guidance
This video has closed captioning
Serious and reputable scientists now believe that it is technically possibly to clone or "de-extinct" a whole range of animals, including the woolly mammoth - Jurassic Park ...

Serious and reputable scientists now believe that it is technically possibly to clone or "de-extinct" a whole range of animals, including the woolly mammoth - Jurassic Park style - within the next five to seven years. This involves major advances in the study of and the manipulation of ancient DNA, and in cloning.

David Attenborough's Micro Monsters
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David Attenborough's Micro Monsters: Courtship

Season 1 Episode 3 ABC June 13, 2014

Earth and environment

Biology

7-8
9-10
Classification: Parental Guidance Classification: Parental Guidance
This video has closed captioning
Life is all about making the next generation. Bugs must choose the best mate, and they have many ways to seduce a prospective partner.

Life is all about making the next generation. Bugs must choose the best mate, and they have many ways to seduce a prospective partner.

Richard Hammond's Miracles of Nature
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Richard Hammond's Miracles of Nature: Super Bodies

Season 1 Episode 1 SBS November 6, 2013

Earth and environment

Biology

7-8
9-10
Classification: Parental Guidance Classification: Parental Guidance
This video has closed captioning
In this new 3-part documentary series, Richard Hammond reveals secret animal abilities from the natural world, and discovers how those same animals have inspired a series of ...

In this new 3-part documentary series, Richard Hammond reveals secret animal abilities from the natural world, and discovers how those same animals have inspired a series of unlikely human inventions at the very frontiers of science.

Body In Numbers
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Body In Numbers: Our Life In Numbers

Season 1 Episode 4 Discovery Channel November 6, 2009

Science

Biology

11-12
Classification: Parental Guidance Classification: Parental Guidance
In the final programme of Body In Numbers we look at the whole sweep of our body's journey through life, how it keeps going and what it's capable of producing during the ...

In the final programme of Body In Numbers we look at the whole sweep of our body's journey through life, how it keeps going and what it's capable of producing during the course of our life. We unravel the fabric of what makes up our body, revealing that there's enough phosphorus in us to make over two thousand match-heads, that our body contains 35lbs of carbon, enough for 9,000 pencils and that each of us contains uranium.

The Great Human Odyssey
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The Great Human Odyssey: Rise Of A Species

Season 1 Episode 1 Discovery Channel July 12, 2015

History

Biology

7-8
9-10
Classification: Parental Guidance Classification: Parental Guidance
Discover how our species faced near extinction in Africa, and then found a place to rebuild. Explore the birth of language and art at archeological excavations scientists are ...

Discover how our species faced near extinction in Africa, and then found a place to rebuild. Explore the birth of language and art at archeological excavations scientists are now calling the cradle of the human mind.

Paris: A Wild Side Story
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Paris: A Wild Side Story

Season 1 Episode 1 Animal Planet February 17, 2019

Earth and environment

Biology

9-10
11-12
Classification: Parental Guidance Classification: Parental Guidance
We relate the destinies of animals that stroll through town in search of food, love and adventures, while men go about their daily lives.

We relate the destinies of animals that stroll through town in search of food, love and adventures, while men go about their daily lives.

Life Story
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Life Story: Courtship

Season 1 Episode 5 Nine September 29, 2015

Science

Biology

7-8
9-10
Classification: Parental Guidance Classification: Parental Guidance
This video has closed captioning
Immortality beckons - the animals must find a mate. There is dancing, colour, flamboyance and intimacy. But getting a mate requires courage and commitment in the face of ...

Immortality beckons - the animals must find a mate. There is dancing, colour, flamboyance and intimacy. But getting a mate requires courage and commitment in the face of deception, hostility and violence. Narrated by David Attenborough.

Secret Life of the Tasmanian Devil
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Secret Life of the Tasmanian Devil

Episode 2 Animal Planet February 16, 2019

Earth and environment

Biology

9-10
11-12
Classification: Parental Guidance Classification: Parental Guidance
The Tasmanian devil is an extraordinary creature. It is the world's largest carnivorous marsupial, with the sharpest teeth, strongest jaws and noisiest shriek of any ...

The Tasmanian devil is an extraordinary creature. It is the world's largest carnivorous marsupial, with the sharpest teeth, strongest jaws and noisiest shriek of any Australian marsupial. We follow their colourful battles for dominance, displays of aggression and violent disagreements across the generations.

The Science Of The Senses
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The Science Of The Senses: Sight

Season 1 Episode 4 Discovery Science July 27, 2011

Science

Biology

11-12
Classification: Parental Guidance Classification: Parental Guidance
Sight takes viewers on a fascinating tour of our visual world - from the moment light enters our eyes, to the way this information is transformed into electrical impulses.

Sight takes viewers on a fascinating tour of our visual world - from the moment light enters our eyes, to the way this information is transformed into electrical impulses.

The Science Of The Senses
46:52

The Science Of The Senses: Touch

Season 1 Episode 3 Discovery Science March 28, 2011

Science

Biology

11-12
Classification: Parental Guidance Classification: Parental Guidance
Touch takes us on a voyage through the skin, into the subcutaneous world of our sensory receptors and up into the brain.

Touch takes us on a voyage through the skin, into the subcutaneous world of our sensory receptors and up into the brain.

Operation Maneater
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Operation Maneater: Crocodile

Season 1 Episode 1 SBS June 15, 2015

Earth and environment

Biology

7-8
9-10
Classification: Parental Guidance Classification: Parental Guidance
Veterinarian Mark Evans uses technology to tackle three deadly predators: the great white shark, crocodile and polar bear. When these animals attack humans, both sides lose. ...

Veterinarian Mark Evans uses technology to tackle three deadly predators: the great white shark, crocodile and polar bear. When these animals attack humans, both sides lose. As more people are killed or maimed, more animals are killed in retaliation. Evans wants to find ways to break this circle of violence and protect both humans and animals. Follow him as he tries out ingenious high-tech solutions to the most hostile wildlife conflicts on earth.

Operation Maneater
47:04

Operation Maneater: Polar Bear

Season 1 Episode 2 SBS June 24, 2015

Earth and environment

Biology

7-8
9-10
Classification: Parental Guidance Classification: Parental Guidance
This video has closed captioning
Mark travels to the shores of Canada's Hudson Bay, where polar bears are causing havoc in isolated communities. He arrives in the town of Churchill hours after an attack has ...

Mark travels to the shores of Canada's Hudson Bay, where polar bears are causing havoc in isolated communities. He arrives in the town of Churchill hours after an attack has left two people seriously injured and a bear dead.

Born In The Wild
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Born In The Wild: Kangaroo

Season 1 Episode 2 SBS September 20, 2014

Earth and environment

Biology

11-12
Classification: Parental Guidance Classification: Parental Guidance
This video has closed captioning
This fascinating documentary series explores the reproductive behaviours and biology of the animal kingdom. This episode, Joy and Mark are in Australia to uncover the ...

This fascinating documentary series explores the reproductive behaviours and biology of the animal kingdom. This episode, Joy and Mark are in Australia to uncover the reproductive secrets of some of the strangest mammals on Earth - the pouch-wearing Marsupials.

I, Predator
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I, Predator: Cheetah

Season 1 Episode 3 Nat Geo Wild October 21, 2016

Science

Biology

7-8
9-10
Classification: Parental Guidance Classification: Parental Guidance
The Secret Life of the Hospital
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The Secret Life of the Hospital

SBS February 4, 2019

Health and PE

Biology

9-10
11-12
Classification: Parental Guidance Classification: Parental Guidance
At every hospital, there's an army of unsung heroes whose work is as vital to the smooth running of the place as the patient care given by doctors and nurses. In this program, ...

At every hospital, there's an army of unsung heroes whose work is as vital to the smooth running of the place as the patient care given by doctors and nurses. In this program, these crucial cogs in the giant UK health service machine - from lab technicians and porters, to cleaning staff and filing clerks - get their moment in the spotlight.