Penguin Island
26:34

Penguin Island

Season 1 Episode 4 ABC October 21, 2010

Geography

Biology

Science

Earth and environment

7-8
9-10
Classification: GeneralClassification: General
This video has closed captioning
A punishing heatwave hits the island, bushfires are raging around the state and penguins are collapsing from heat, hunger and exhaustion. The penguin study group finds many ...

A punishing heatwave hits the island, bushfires are raging around the state and penguins are collapsing from heat, hunger and exhaustion. The penguin study group finds many heat-stressed penguins and, as the animal hospital fills with overheated wildlife, rangers work to rehydrate and cool the penguins in a battle to save their lives.

Penguin Island
26:34

Penguin Island

Season 1 Episode 1 ABC September 30, 2010

Geography

Biology

Science

Earth and environment

7-8
9-10
Classification: GeneralClassification: General
This video has closed captioning
The world famous Little Penguins of Australia's Phillip Island, entertain half a million tourists a year with a sunset parade from the surf to their burrows. But behind the ...

The world famous Little Penguins of Australia's Phillip Island, entertain half a million tourists a year with a sunset parade from the surf to their burrows. But behind the scenes, the penguins' lives are even more interesting. Take a peek into the fascinating yet fragile lives of Australia's Little Penguins, with the six-part series Penguin Island.

Penguin Island
26:30

Penguin Island

Season 1 Episode 6 ABC November 4, 2010

Geography

Biology

Science

Earth and environment

7-8
9-10
Classification: GeneralClassification: General
This video has closed captioning
Rocky and Jess's lone surviving chick Tilda is not yet big enough to feed herself and is anxiously awaiting the return of her parents. But time is running out as penguins ...

Rocky and Jess's lone surviving chick Tilda is not yet big enough to feed herself and is anxiously awaiting the return of her parents. But time is running out as penguins around the island begin to moult and unfortunately Tilda is abandoned by her mother, leaving only her father to feed her.

Good Morning Kalimantan
29:27

Good Morning Kalimantan

Season 1 Episode 3 ABC2 September 29, 2010

Geography

Biology

Science

Sustainability

7-8
9-10
Classification: GeneralClassification: General
This video has closed captioning
Chanee Brule is learning new skills every week in his attempt to save Borneo's threatened wildlife. His day starts just out of town with the rescue of a small baby macaque. ...

Chanee Brule is learning new skills every week in his attempt to save Borneo's threatened wildlife. His day starts just out of town with the rescue of a small baby macaque. It may be able to join Chanee's ever expanding number of residents back on Hampapak Island, if things go well. Hampapak Island is filling fast. Alongside his 150 rescued gibbons and 15 or so macaques, Chanee has a sun bear and a newly acquired rhinoceros hornbill - Graham.

Good Morning Kalimantan
29:28

Good Morning Kalimantan

Season 1 Episode 6 ABC2 October 20, 2010

Geography

Biology

Science

Sustainability

7-8
9-10
Classification: GeneralClassification: General
This video has closed captioning
On tonight's final episode of Good Morning Kalimantan, Tongkey, a female gibbon at Hampapak, has just given birth to her first baby, Mito. Will this new mother look after her baby?

On tonight's final episode of Good Morning Kalimantan, Tongkey, a female gibbon at Hampapak, has just given birth to her first baby, Mito. Will this new mother look after her baby?

Good Morning Kalimantan
29:07

Good Morning Kalimantan

Season 1 Episode 5 ABC2 October 13, 2010

Geography

Biology

Science

Sustainability

7-8
9-10
Classification: GeneralClassification: General
This video has closed captioning
Chanee is back on Hampapak Island where 'big bear' is growing fast - too fast. He urgently needs to find the growing sun bear new accommodation before he breaks out of his ...

Chanee is back on Hampapak Island where 'big bear' is growing fast - too fast. He urgently needs to find the growing sun bear new accommodation before he breaks out of his cage. The best option is the huge enclosure currently enjoyed by the 'pig-tailed gang'.

Good Morning Kalimantan
29:27

Good Morning Kalimantan

Season 1 Episode 2 ABC2 September 22, 2010

Geography

Biology

Science

Sustainability

7-8
9-10
Classification: GeneralClassification: General
This video has closed captioning
Chanee's wife and five-year-old son join him on a tricky mission to help a slow loris. These big-eyed primates may look cute, but they produce a toxin through the glands on ...

Chanee's wife and five-year-old son join him on a tricky mission to help a slow loris. These big-eyed primates may look cute, but they produce a toxin through the glands on the inside of their elbows, which they then rub into their teeth for added self-defence.

Good Morning Kalimantan
28:47

Good Morning Kalimantan

Season 1 Episode 4 ABC2 October 6, 2010

Geography

Biology

Science

Sustainability

7-8
9-10
Classification: GeneralClassification: General
This video has closed captioning
Chanee's work with gibbons is progressing well - in the local town of Palankaraya, the illegal animal market has now ceased and Radio Kalaweit is the most popular radio ...

Chanee's work with gibbons is progressing well - in the local town of Palankaraya, the illegal animal market has now ceased and Radio Kalaweit is the most popular radio station in Kalimantan.

Good Morning Kalimantan
29:21

Good Morning Kalimantan

Season 1 Episode 1 ABC2 September 15, 2010

Geography

Biology

Science

Sustainability

7-8
9-10
Classification: GeneralClassification: General
This video has closed captioning
This six part series follows the adventures of a gibbon expert battling to save Borneo's threatened wildlife and using a very special radio station to do it.

This six part series follows the adventures of a gibbon expert battling to save Borneo's threatened wildlife and using a very special radio station to do it.

Chemistry: Challenges and Solutions
27:27

Chemistry: Challenges and Solutions: Equilibrium and Advanced Thermodynamics: Balance and Chemical Reactions

Season 1 Episode 9 ABC Me October 30, 2017

Chemistry

Science

11-12
Classification: GeneralClassification: General
This video has closed captioning
Some chemical reactions happen spontaneously while others are non-spontaneous and need to absorb energy to occur. Using thermodynamics, and the calculation of Gibbs free ...

Some chemical reactions happen spontaneously while others are non-spontaneous and need to absorb energy to occur. Using thermodynamics, and the calculation of Gibbs free energy, scientists predict which reactions will occur.

Chemistry: Challenges and Solutions
27:36

Chemistry: Challenges and Solutions: Acids and Bases: The Voyage of the Proton

Season 1 Episode 10 ABC Me November 6, 2017

Chemistry

Science

11-12
Classification: GeneralClassification: General
This video has closed captioning
Whether it is manipulating the pH of the soil to control the colour of hydrangea flowers, or meticulously controlling ingredients to bake the perfect pastry, acid-base ...

Whether it is manipulating the pH of the soil to control the colour of hydrangea flowers, or meticulously controlling ingredients to bake the perfect pastry, acid-base chemistry is all around us.

Chemistry: Challenges and Solutions
27:31

Chemistry: Challenges and Solutions: When Chemicals Meet Water: The Properties of Solutions

Season 1 Episode 8 ABC Me October 23, 2017

Chemistry

Science

11-12
Classification: GeneralClassification: General
This video has closed captioning
Teaches concepts of general chemistry by presenting real challenges in energy production, materials development, biochemistry and environmental protection. The course zeroes ...

Teaches concepts of general chemistry by presenting real challenges in energy production, materials development, biochemistry and environmental protection. The course zeroes in on core topics taught in introductory chemistry.

Atoms Of Fire
14:53

Atoms Of Fire: This Petrochemical World

Season 1 Episode 6 ABC September 22, 2010

Chemistry

Science

11-12
Classification: GeneralClassification: General
This video has closed captioning
An introduction to organic chemistry, Atoms of Fire looks at the basic facts using storytelling, demonstration, graphics and documentary. Today: Introduction to oil, it's ...

An introduction to organic chemistry, Atoms of Fire looks at the basic facts using storytelling, demonstration, graphics and documentary. Today: Introduction to oil, it's origins and products; refining processes: distillation, cracking and reforming; octane number; the huge reliance on petrochemicals, not only for fuels but also for a multitude of compounds from plastics to insecticides; problems of scale of use; "Silent Spring"; plastic pollution and; chemistry now faces environmental and ethical considerations.

Atoms Of Fire
14:47

Atoms Of Fire: Polymers And Plastics

Season 1 Episode 5 ABC September 15, 2010

Chemistry

Science

11-12
Classification: GeneralClassification: General
This video has closed captioning
An introduction to organic chemistry, Atoms of Fire looks at the basic facts using storytelling, demonstration, graphics and documentary. Today: Carbon's structure allows it ...

An introduction to organic chemistry, Atoms of Fire looks at the basic facts using storytelling, demonstration, graphics and documentary. Today: Carbon's structure allows it to be the backbone for macro-molecules; the extreme (non organic) case of diamond; story of the glucose polymers cellulose and starch; why starch is digestible by humans but cellulose is not; the discovery of nitrocellulose and its importance and; celluloid.

Atoms Of Fire
14:34

Atoms Of Fire: A Bit Of Bonding

Season 1 Episode 3 ABC September 1, 2010

Chemistry

Science

11-12
Classification: GeneralClassification: General
This video has closed captioning
An introduction to organic chemistry, Atoms of Fire looks at the basic facts using storytelling, demonstration, graphics and documentary. Today: Basic introduction to ...

An introduction to organic chemistry, Atoms of Fire looks at the basic facts using storytelling, demonstration, graphics and documentary. Today: Basic introduction to electrons and the octet rule; polar versus non polar bonds; non-polar hydrocarbons are not soluble in water, the attachment of polar groups renders them so; substitute groups create other organic families and; family formulae of alcohols, ethers, amines, aldehydes, ketones, carboxylic acids and esters.

Chemistry: Challenges and Solutions
27:32

Chemistry: Challenges and Solutions: Kinetics and Nuclear Chemistry: The Need For Speed

Season 1 Episode 12 ABC Me November 20, 2017

Chemistry

Science

11-12
Classification: GeneralClassification: General
This video has closed captioning
Controlling rates of reactions has implications for a variety of applications including drug design and preventing corrosion. The latter half of this unit introduces nuclear ...

Controlling rates of reactions has implications for a variety of applications including drug design and preventing corrosion. The latter half of this unit introduces nuclear reactions.

Atoms Of Fire
14:44

Atoms Of Fire: The Organic Mystery

Season 1 Episode 1 ABC August 18, 2010

Chemistry

Science

11-12
Classification: GeneralClassification: General
This video has closed captioning
An introduction to organic chemistry, Atoms of Fire looks at the basic facts using storytelling, demonstration, graphics and documentary. Today: The origin of organic ...

An introduction to organic chemistry, Atoms of Fire looks at the basic facts using storytelling, demonstration, graphics and documentary. Today: The origin of organic chemistry; the death of vitalism; the complexity of organic compounds; the concept of valency; Kekule's structural diagrams and; basic carbon chains.

Chemistry: Challenges and Solutions
27:33

Chemistry: Challenges and Solutions: Quantifying Chemical Reactions: Stoichimetry And Moles

ABC Me October 9, 2017

Chemistry

Science

11-12
Classification: GeneralClassification: General
This video has closed captioning
Elements combine in definite ratios. The results of a chemical reaction can be predicted using balanced chemical formulas. In this unit, we explore atomic mass, the limiting ...

Elements combine in definite ratios. The results of a chemical reaction can be predicted using balanced chemical formulas. In this unit, we explore atomic mass, the limiting reactant and the yield of a reaction.