Wonders Of Life
59:03

Wonders Of Life: Endless Forms Most Beautiful

Season 1 Episode 3 ABC July 11, 2013

Science

Earth and environment

Biology

7-8
9-10
Classification: GeneralClassification: General
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During this episode, Professor Brian Cox visits the richly bio-diverse hot spots of Southern Africa and Madagascar to discover why our planet is so rich in its diversity.

During this episode, Professor Brian Cox visits the richly bio-diverse hot spots of Southern Africa and Madagascar to discover why our planet is so rich in its diversity.

Life
48:57

Life: Mammals

Season 1 Episode 3 ABC August 8, 2010

Science

Earth and environment

Biology

7-8
9-10
Classification: GeneralClassification: General
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Mammals dominate our planet and can be found in every habitat, except the very deepest ocean. Their success lies in more than just the unique physical traits of fat, fur and ...

Mammals dominate our planet and can be found in every habitat, except the very deepest ocean. Their success lies in more than just the unique physical traits of fat, fur and warm blood. What makes the mammals stand out is the care they lavish on their young.

Nature's Microworlds
28:59

Nature's Microworlds: Great Barrier Reef

Season 1 Episode 8 ABC Me June 6, 2016

Science

Biology

Earth and environment

7-8
9-10
Classification: GeneralClassification: General
This stunning series delves deep into the heart of these habitats, breaking down each intricate ecosystem, introducing the animals that live there, and revealing the fine ...

This stunning series delves deep into the heart of these habitats, breaking down each intricate ecosystem, introducing the animals that live there, and revealing the fine balances of its existence.

David Attenborough's Conquest of the Skies
50:43

David Attenborough's Conquest of the Skies: Triumph

Season 1 Episode 3 ABC February 22, 2015

Science

Biology

Earth and environment

7-8
9-10
Classification: GeneralClassification: General
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David Attenborough concludes his epic history of the evolution of flight with an exploration of the versatile flyers that dominate our skies today - from the diverse skills of ...

David Attenborough concludes his epic history of the evolution of flight with an exploration of the versatile flyers that dominate our skies today - from the diverse skills of the birds to the sonar-guided precision of the bats.

Snow Monkeys
48:31

Snow Monkeys

ABC February 7, 2010

Biology

Earth and environment

Geography

Science

7-8
9-10
Classification: GeneralClassification: General
There's something especially mesmerising about observing primates, particularly monkeys, mimic human behaviour. Snow Monkeys: Who's Hot And Who's Not is a rich and varied ...

There's something especially mesmerising about observing primates, particularly monkeys, mimic human behaviour. Snow Monkeys: Who's Hot And Who's Not is a rich and varied story which focuses on the very different lives of two groups of monkeys - one lives in relative luxury, while the other must endure a daily battle for survival.

Spectacled Bears
48:38

Spectacled Bears

ABC December 19, 2009

Biology

Earth and environment

Geography

Science

7-8
9-10
Classification: GeneralClassification: General
Once thought to be vegetarians, recent reports suggest spectacled bears are attacking cattle. This film travels across the Andean chain and deep into the Ecuadorian interior ...

Once thought to be vegetarians, recent reports suggest spectacled bears are attacking cattle. This film travels across the Andean chain and deep into the Ecuadorian interior to discover the truth behind this elusive animal.

Whale Shark
48:29

Whale Shark

ABC January 31, 2010

Biology

Earth and environment

Geography

Science

7-8
9-10
Classification: GeneralClassification: General
Whale sharks may well be the biggest fish in the sea but very little is known about them. Whale Shark follows the whale sharks on a year-long journey to try to find out more.

Whale sharks may well be the biggest fish in the sea but very little is known about them. Whale Shark follows the whale sharks on a year-long journey to try to find out more.

My Family and the Galapagos
46:43

My Family and the Galapagos

Season 1 Episode 3 ABC December 9, 2018

Earth and environment

Sustainability

Science

7-8
9-10
Classification: GeneralClassification: General
Monty Halls joins a shark survey and also goes on a terrifying night dive. The family explore a volcano. They also start keeping chickens, and grow their own food.

Monty Halls joins a shark survey and also goes on a terrifying night dive. The family explore a volcano. They also start keeping chickens, and grow their own food.

My Family and the Galapagos
46:34

My Family and the Galapagos

Season 1 Episode 1 ABC November 27, 2018

Earth and environment

Sustainability

Science

7-8
9-10
Classification: GeneralClassification: General
Biologist and broadcaster Monty Halls moves with his family to the Galapagos Islands, to experience the wonders and challenges of his favourite place on Earth.

Biologist and broadcaster Monty Halls moves with his family to the Galapagos Islands, to experience the wonders and challenges of his favourite place on Earth.

My Family and the Galapagos
46:42

My Family and the Galapagos

Season 1 Episode 2 ABC December 4, 2018

Earth and environment

Sustainability

Science

7-8
9-10
Classification: GeneralClassification: General
Monty Halls joins a shark survey and also goes on a terrifying night dive. The family explore a volcano. They also start keeping chickens, and grow their own food.

Monty Halls joins a shark survey and also goes on a terrifying night dive. The family explore a volcano. They also start keeping chickens, and grow their own food.

Earth: Making Of A Planet
1:33:57

Earth: Making Of A Planet

National Geographic April 1, 2011

Earth and environment

Physics

Geography

Science

7-8
9-10
Classification: GeneralClassification: General
For the first time ever, Earth's incredible story is told in a single, seamless journey from its violent birth 4.5 billion years ago, through ice-ages and the dinosaurs' reign ...

For the first time ever, Earth's incredible story is told in a single, seamless journey from its violent birth 4.5 billion years ago, through ice-ages and the dinosaurs' reign to the first humans.

Gnow Or Never
26:55

Gnow Or Never

ABC February 4, 2010

Earth and environment

Biology

Science

Indigenous Australians

Personal and social capability

5-6
7-8
Classification: GeneralClassification: General
In recognition of the cultural significance of an endangered species in their area, a community in the very small, isolated wheat and sheep farming town of Ongerup in Western ...

In recognition of the cultural significance of an endangered species in their area, a community in the very small, isolated wheat and sheep farming town of Ongerup in Western Australia have taken on a mammoth task to save their Gnowangerup Shire faunal emblem, the 'gnow' (Noongar is its Aboriginal name) or malleefowl from local extinction.

Elements
48:34

Elements: Unleashing The Power

Season 1 Episode 3 ABC April 18, 2013

Science

Chemistry

7-8
9-10
Classification: GeneralClassification: General
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Professor of Theoretical Physics Jim Al-Khalili goes on a journey to find out how the mysterious, sensuous world of the elements was discovered and mapped.

Professor of Theoretical Physics Jim Al-Khalili goes on a journey to find out how the mysterious, sensuous world of the elements was discovered and mapped.

Elements
49:17

Elements: The Hidden Order

Season 1 Episode 2 ABC April 17, 2013

Science

Chemistry

7-8
9-10
Classification: GeneralClassification: General
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Professor of Theoretical Physics Jim Al-Khalili goes on a journey to find out how the mysterious, sensuous world of the elements was discovered and mapped.

Professor of Theoretical Physics Jim Al-Khalili goes on a journey to find out how the mysterious, sensuous world of the elements was discovered and mapped.

Elements
50:58

Elements: Mysteries Of Matter

Season 1 Episode 1 ABC April 16, 2013

Science

Chemistry

7-8
9-10
Classification: GeneralClassification: General
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Professor of Theoretical Physics Jim Al-Khalili goes on a journey to find out how the mysterious, sensuous world of the elements was discovered and mapped.

Professor of Theoretical Physics Jim Al-Khalili goes on a journey to find out how the mysterious, sensuous world of the elements was discovered and mapped.

Is There Life On Mars?
51:26

Is There Life On Mars?

SBS2 August 16, 2010

Science

Physics

Biology

Critical thinking

9-10
11-12
Classification: GeneralClassification: General
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Follows the attempts by NASA scientists to find the basis of life on Mars through multiple missions, such as the twin rovers Spirit and Opportunity. Culminating in the 2008 ...

Follows the attempts by NASA scientists to find the basis of life on Mars through multiple missions, such as the twin rovers Spirit and Opportunity. Culminating in the 2008 Phoenix mission that definitively proved water exists on Mars.

The Dark Secret Of Hendrik Schoen
48:54

The Dark Secret Of Hendrik Schoen

SBS2 August 23, 2010

Science

Biology

Physics

Health and PE

9-10
11-12
Classification: GeneralClassification: General
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Imagine a world where disease could be eradicated by an injection of tiny robots the size of molecules. That is the hope offered by nanotechnology - the science of ...

Imagine a world where disease could be eradicated by an injection of tiny robots the size of molecules. That is the hope offered by nanotechnology - the science of microscopically small machines. But others fear nanotechnology could lead to a non-biological cancer - where swarms of tiny nanobots come together and literally devour human flesh. Sounds like science fiction? It certainly did, until a brilliant young scientist called Hendrik Schoen seemed to bring it a step closer.

Penguin Island
26:29

Penguin Island

Season 1 Episode 5 ABC October 28, 2010

Geography

Biology

Science

Earth and environment

7-8
9-10
Classification: GeneralClassification: General
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On tonight's episode of Penguin Island, unlucky-in-love Rocky finally finds a mate in Jess, whose previous clutch of chicks has died. But it's very late in the season to be ...

On tonight's episode of Penguin Island, unlucky-in-love Rocky finally finds a mate in Jess, whose previous clutch of chicks has died. But it's very late in the season to be raising chicks before the penguins' annual moult prevents them going to sea. While in the burrow next door, Spike and Tash's chicks already are preparing to head off on their own.