Needles And Pins
45:13

Needles And Pins: Las Vegas'

Season 1 Episode 3 SBS Viceland April 18, 2017

Intercultural Understanding

Visual Arts

Geography

11-12
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Las Vegas has more tattoo shops per capita than anywhere else in the USA and contributes a huge amount of money to the $1.5 billion per year tattoo industry. Grace reluctantly ...

Las Vegas has more tattoo shops per capita than anywhere else in the USA and contributes a huge amount of money to the $1.5 billion per year tattoo industry. Grace reluctantly heads to Babylon to meet the winners and losers of the Las Vegas tattoo scene and find out if it's possible to find an authentic tattoo experience in a place where you can buy a tattoo and a taco in the same shop.

Weather Ed
27:10

Weather Ed: The Atmosphere And Global Air Pressure Systems

Episode 2 The Weather Channel October 12, 2006

Earth and environment

Geography

Science

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The delicate balance between the atmosphere and life on earth and other planets is discussed. Earth is referred to as Goldilock's planet in this episode as it is "just right" ...

The delicate balance between the atmosphere and life on earth and other planets is discussed. Earth is referred to as Goldilock's planet in this episode as it is "just right" for life on earth when compared to Mars and Venus. This episode raises questions about changes in our planet's atmosphere and the impact of this on global warming.

Weather Ed
24:27

Weather Ed: Climate

Episode 4 The Weather Channel October 26, 2006

Earth and environment

Geography

Science

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Climatic change is the main focus of this episode and we examine long term climate change based on data from ice cores, tree rings and other evidence. This provides a ...

Climatic change is the main focus of this episode and we examine long term climate change based on data from ice cores, tree rings and other evidence. This provides a perspective from which students can understand the current debate on global warming and draw logical conclusion based on past and current evidence.

Weather Ed
23:05

Weather Ed: The Australian Climate

Episode 6 The Weather Channel November 9, 2006

Earth and environment

Geography

Science

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Australia's climate and the factors related to size, location and shape that produce the diversity of temperatures and rainfall are discussed. The lesson shows that mapping ...

Australia's climate and the factors related to size, location and shape that produce the diversity of temperatures and rainfall are discussed. The lesson shows that mapping climatic regions and linking these to human activity is important for the future sustainability of our environments.

The Island with Bear Grylls
46:57

The Island with Bear Grylls: The Men's Island

Season 2 Episode 2 SBS August 10, 2015

Health and PE

Geography

Personal and Social Capability

11-12
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Mild mannered paramedic, Barney Strange, comes to the rescue of the group by catching and feeding the men a tasty but unusual supper. But just five days in and the group has ...

Mild mannered paramedic, Barney Strange, comes to the rescue of the group by catching and feeding the men a tasty but unusual supper. But just five days in and the group has reached breaking point. The island has been battered by a series of torrential storms, and without a decent shelter the men have barely slept. They haven't had a decent meal since they arrived, and a bitter rivalry between the island's two builders, Paul and Andy, has turned into all-out war. (S.2,Ep.2)

The Island with Bear Grylls
47:21

The Island with Bear Grylls: The Women's Island

Season 2 Episode 2 SBS August 10, 2015

Health and PE

Geography

Personal and Social Capability

11-12
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The women are desperately dehydrated and separated, after an expedition party crossed the island to find a permanent camp - and got hopelessly lost while returning to the ...

The women are desperately dehydrated and separated, after an expedition party crossed the island to find a permanent camp - and got hopelessly lost while returning to the others. With one group disorientated in the jungle, Abby, Fran and three others left behind in the temporary camp get hit by a torrential downpour. They let their fire go out and without any dry wood to relight it, they're now surviving on a dwindling water supply. Tensions build, and their mental and physical strength is tested to the limit. (S.2,Ep.2)

Coast
54:00

Coast: Shetland To Orkney

Season 2 Episode 1 SBS January 14, 2011

Geography

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The BAFTA Award winning series, Coast, returns to SBS ONE. The series celebrates the unique character of the British Isles, featuring stories about the people, wildlife and ...

The BAFTA Award winning series, Coast, returns to SBS ONE. The series celebrates the unique character of the British Isles, featuring stories about the people, wildlife and events that make up Britain's coastal communities. The series opens with a journey from the most northerly tip of the British Isles, on Shetland, to the Old Man of Hoy, on Orkney. Neil Oliver joins an expedition to climb the Old Man of Hoy, a terrifying, vertical column of sheer rock that was only conquered for the first time in 1966.

Coast
55:01

Coast: The Mysteries Of The Isles

Season 7 Episode 1 SBS August 31, 2012

Geography

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This series investigates the culture, history and legends of Britain and its people, beginning with a look at the nation's islands. Nick Crane learns how Fair Isle's small ...

This series investigates the culture, history and legends of Britain and its people, beginning with a look at the nation's islands. Nick Crane learns how Fair Isle's small community has become so well established and Neil Oliver visits Orkney to explore conspiracy theories surrounding the death of Lord Kitchener.

Nature Inc
22:14

Nature Inc: Alien Invasion

Season 1 Episode 3 BBC World News April 29, 2011

Geography

Science

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Nature Inc
21:42

Nature Inc: The 21 Gigatonne Timebomb

Season 3 Episode 1 BBC World News May 6, 2011

Geography

Science

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11-12
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Our World
21:53

Our World: Crossing Steinbeck's America

BBC World News September 24, 2011

Geography

News and current affairs

9-10
11-12
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As America grapples with a deepening recession, white-collar workers are now losing their homes in increasing numbers. Paul Mason travels the country down the same road as ...

As America grapples with a deepening recession, white-collar workers are now losing their homes in increasing numbers. Paul Mason travels the country down the same road as John Steinbeck's migrants in The Grapes of Wrath. Visiting homeless shelters along the way, he unexpectedly finds a growing number of middle-class people who have ended up on the street.

Our World
22:00

Our World: The Vanishing Antarctica

BBC World News April 30, 2011

Geography

News and current affairs

9-10
11-12
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Richard Wilson travels to the West Antarctic ice shelf to see the work of the British scientists who are investigating changes to the shape of the ice - and the possible ...

Richard Wilson travels to the West Antarctic ice shelf to see the work of the British scientists who are investigating changes to the shape of the ice - and the possible consequences for our world.

Nature Inc
23:39

Nature Inc: Doing What Comes Naturally

Season 2 Episode 4 BBC World News April 1, 2011

Geography

Science

9-10
11-12
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Natural selection is a three billion year old product design process that can’t be beaten. It’s not just Velcro. Biomimicry is a way of profiting from nature by observing and ...

Natural selection is a three billion year old product design process that can’t be beaten. It’s not just Velcro. Biomimicry is a way of profiting from nature by observing and adapting natural solutions into technical innovations. In this episode, we see how sharks, sponges and the brittle fish - equipped all over its body with thousands of optically perfect lenses with which it sees - are being studied for commericial potential.

Our World
23:19

Our World: Ruling Iran: A Profile of the Supreme Leader

BBC World News July 29, 2011

Geography

News and current affairs

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Through interviews with relatives, biographers and politicians, James Reynolds profiles Ayatollah Ali Khamenei, Iran's supreme leader. Who is this man? And how has he ...

Through interviews with relatives, biographers and politicians, James Reynolds profiles Ayatollah Ali Khamenei, Iran's supreme leader. Who is this man? And how has he consolidated Iran's Islamic Revolution?

Nature Inc
21:58

Nature Inc: A Hard Rain

Season 3 Episode 3 BBC World News April 22, 2011

Geography

Science

9-10
11-12
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Our World
24:38

Our World: In Darwin's Footsteps

BBC World News November 12, 2009

Geography

News and current affairs

9-10
11-12
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As the world celebrates the 200th anniversary of Charles Darwin's birth, David Shukman retraces his footsteps on the Galapagos Islands that are now threatened by tourism.

As the world celebrates the 200th anniversary of Charles Darwin's birth, David Shukman retraces his footsteps on the Galapagos Islands that are now threatened by tourism.

Living Landscape
17:40

Living Landscape: Watercourses And Riparian Fringe

Season 1 Episode 2 ABC August 14, 1995

Geography

Science

Earth and environment

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In studying this ecosystem the program investigates the whole catchment approach, problems arising downstream, the valuable corridors of remnant vegetation and movement of ...

In studying this ecosystem the program investigates the whole catchment approach, problems arising downstream, the valuable corridors of remnant vegetation and movement of wildlife. Seasonal changes are also considered together with human impact on waste.

Back Roads
28:04

Back Roads: Thursday Island

Season 2 Episode 4 ABC December 19, 2016

Geography

Intercultural Understanding

Indigenous Australians

7-8
9-10
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Thursday Island is a laid-back paradise that most Australians have never visited and know little about. While its isolation can present problems, locals are rising to the ...

Thursday Island is a laid-back paradise that most Australians have never visited and know little about. While its isolation can present problems, locals are rising to the challenge and are carving out a new future.