Underwater Robots
5:00

Underwater Robots

Clip from How It's Made

Design and technologies

9-10
Classification: Parental GuidanceClassification: Parental Guidance
Discover how underwater robots are made

Discover how underwater robots are made

Aboriginal rafts in the Kimberley
2:43

Aboriginal rafts in the Kimberley

Clip from Coast Australia

Design and technologies

7-8
9-10
Classification: Parental GuidanceClassification: Parental Guidance
Albert Wiggal shows Brendan Moar the kind of rafts the Bardi people would have used to travel and fish around One Arm Point in the Kimberley region.

Albert Wiggal shows Brendan Moar the kind of rafts the Bardi people would have used to travel and fish around One Arm Point in the Kimberley region.

Underwater robot construction
5:00

Underwater robot construction

Clip from How It's Made

Design and technologies

9-10
11-12
Classification: Parental GuidanceClassification: Parental Guidance
See how a robot is built to operate underwater, with thrusters, cameras and bumper frames.

See how a robot is built to operate underwater, with thrusters, cameras and bumper frames.

Hiro faces dilemma after revealing microbots
4:07

Hiro faces dilemma after revealing microbots

Clip from Big Hero 6

Design and technologies

5-6
7-8
Classification: Parental GuidanceClassification: Parental Guidance
After revealing the invention that he hopes will get him into nerd school, Krei Tech's CEO offers to buy the technology, but Callaghan warns the boy Krei is unethical.

After revealing the invention that he hopes will get him into nerd school, Krei Tech's CEO offers to buy the technology, but Callaghan warns the boy Krei is unethical.

Modern silk making in China
2:52

Modern silk making in China

Clip from The Silk Road

Design and technologies

7-8
9-10
Classification: Parental GuidanceClassification: Parental Guidance
Sam Willis sees how silk cocoons are processed into fabric in a modern Chinese factory, and discusses the textile's importance in trade.

Sam Willis sees how silk cocoons are processed into fabric in a modern Chinese factory, and discusses the textile's importance in trade.

Why is white chocolate white, when cacao is brown?
3:09

Why is white chocolate white, when cacao is brown?

Clip from Food Unwrapped

Design and technologies

5-6
Classification: Parental GuidanceClassification: Parental Guidance
Jimmy Doherty visits a chocolate factory to learn how cacao beans are transformed into chocolate and what the difference is between white and dark chocolate.

Jimmy Doherty visits a chocolate factory to learn how cacao beans are transformed into chocolate and what the difference is between white and dark chocolate.

Wedge Island seachangers
5:17

Wedge Island seachangers

Clip from Coast Australia

Design and technologies

7-8
9-10
Classification: Parental GuidanceClassification: Parental Guidance
Neil Oliver visits Wedge Island, a Western Australian settlement without mains electricity, running water or shops, where residents live in 350 shacks and rely on generators ...

Neil Oliver visits Wedge Island, a Western Australian settlement without mains electricity, running water or shops, where residents live in 350 shacks and rely on generators and recycled goods.

Honeycomb
6:47

Honeycomb

Clip from Food Lab by Ben Milbourne

Design and Technologies

7-8
9-10
11-12
Classification: Parental GuidanceClassification: Parental Guidance
Ben Milbourne and Joel Gilmore whip up a batch of raspberry honeycomb and explain the chemical reactions occurring along the way. Honeycomb occurs when the bio carbonate soda ...

Ben Milbourne and Joel Gilmore whip up a batch of raspberry honeycomb and explain the chemical reactions occurring along the way. Honeycomb occurs when the bio carbonate soda interacts with the caramelised sugars, creating bubbles of carbon dioxide and giving the honeycomb its fluffy hard-crack appearance.

 Scotty's pork rind
1:43

Scotty's pork rind

Clip from Food Lab by Ben Milbourne

Design and Technologies

7-8
9-10
11-12
Classification: Parental GuidanceClassification: Parental Guidance
Professor Tamara Davis explains the importance of fast-moving particles (heat) and the role of a good heat conductor (oil) when cooking meats effectively. Meanwhile, Ben and ...

Professor Tamara Davis explains the importance of fast-moving particles (heat) and the role of a good heat conductor (oil) when cooking meats effectively. Meanwhile, Ben and Scotty dehydrate a piece of pork rind using salts and discuss the perfect crackle technique.

Ancient papermaking in China
2:42

Ancient papermaking in China

Clip from The Silk Road

Design and technologies

7-8
9-10
Classification: Parental GuidanceClassification: Parental Guidance
Sam Willis visits a museum in Xi'an, where he sees how paper was made and discusses how the technology found its way to the Middle East.

Sam Willis visits a museum in Xi'an, where he sees how paper was made and discusses how the technology found its way to the Middle East.

Tadashi introduces Hiro to his very different friends
3:16

Tadashi introduces Hiro to his very different friends

Clip from Big Hero 6

Design and technologies

5-6
7-8
Classification: Parental GuidanceClassification: Parental Guidance
On a visit to the San Fransokyo Institute of Technology, Tadashi introduces his younger brother Hiro to the people he works with, revealing people with very different ...

On a visit to the San Fransokyo Institute of Technology, Tadashi introduces his younger brother Hiro to the people he works with, revealing people with very different personalities and their approaches to invention.

Challenge motivates Hiro to impress hero
2:08

Challenge motivates Hiro to impress hero

Clip from Big Hero 6

Design and technologies

5-6
7-8
Classification: Parental GuidanceClassification: Parental Guidance
Excited by the prospect of working with his hero, Callaghan, Hiro decides he has to go to nerd school with his brother, and sets his mind to inventing something to impress the ...

Excited by the prospect of working with his hero, Callaghan, Hiro decides he has to go to nerd school with his brother, and sets his mind to inventing something to impress the professor.

Iron Age Hjortspring boat
3:10

Iron Age Hjortspring boat

Clip from The Vikings

Design and technologies

9-10
11-12
Classification: Parental GuidanceClassification: Parental Guidance
Neil Oliver visits Demark's Hjortspring boat (c 350 BC) and explains how the Vikings evolved from warring Scandinavian tribes.

Neil Oliver visits Demark's Hjortspring boat (c 350 BC) and explains how the Vikings evolved from warring Scandinavian tribes.

Bronze Age food preparation
3:47

Bronze Age food preparation

Clip from The Vikings

Design and technologies

9-10
11-12
Classification: Parental GuidanceClassification: Parental Guidance
Neil Oliver visits a replica Bronze Age house to learn how farmers prepared food and alcohol for winter.

Neil Oliver visits a replica Bronze Age house to learn how farmers prepared food and alcohol for winter.

Sydney oyster shells used in mortar
5:31

Sydney oyster shells used in mortar

Clip from Coast Australia

Design and technologies

5-6
Classification: Parental GuidanceClassification: Parental Guidance
Heritage building experts show Xanthe Mallett how settlers and convicts made mortar out of oyster shells to build Sydney.

Heritage building experts show Xanthe Mallett how settlers and convicts made mortar out of oyster shells to build Sydney.

Brighton bathing boxes
3:01

Brighton bathing boxes

Clip from Coast Australia

Design and technologies

7-8
9-10
Classification: Parental GuidanceClassification: Parental Guidance
Neil Oliver goes for a swim at Brighton and meets two of the owners of the colourful bathing boxes.

Neil Oliver goes for a swim at Brighton and meets two of the owners of the colourful bathing boxes.

Tile work at Iran's Shah Mosque
1:26

Tile work at Iran's Shah Mosque

Clip from The Silk Road

Design and technologies

7-8
9-10
Classification: Parental GuidanceClassification: Parental Guidance
Sam Willis visits Iran's Shah Mosque, where he discusses how a new method of tile production time sped up construction of the building.

Sam Willis visits Iran's Shah Mosque, where he discusses how a new method of tile production time sped up construction of the building.

The ruins of Persepolis
3:36

The ruins of Persepolis

Clip from The Silk Road

Design and technologies

7-8
9-10
Classification: Parental GuidanceClassification: Parental Guidance
Sam Willis visits the ancient city of Persepolis, capital of the Persian Empire, and studies the art that reveals the extent of the empire.

Sam Willis visits the ancient city of Persepolis, capital of the Persian Empire, and studies the art that reveals the extent of the empire.