Into The Mind
51:47

Into The Mind: Broken Brains

Season 1 Episode 3 SBS June 28, 2011

Biology

Science

9-10
11-12
Classification: Parental GuidanceClassification: Parental Guidance
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Michael Mosley concludes his series on the history of experimental psychology by looking at how experiments on abnormal brains have revealed the workings of the normal brain. ...

Michael Mosley concludes his series on the history of experimental psychology by looking at how experiments on abnormal brains have revealed the workings of the normal brain. He meets remarkable individuals who suffer from rare conditions and unique circumstances including the case of an amnesiac known for years only by his initials, HM, who became the most studied individual in the history of psychology and whose extraordinary case opened a window on how the memory works.

Gorillas Revisited With David Attenborough
59:28

Gorillas Revisited With David Attenborough

ABC November 21, 2010

Biology

Earth and environment

Science

Geography

7-8
9-10
Classification: Parental GuidanceClassification: Parental Guidance
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Sir David Attenborough's encounter with mountain gorillas during the filming of Life On Earth (1978) is one of the greatest moments in television history. In this journey of ...

Sir David Attenborough's encounter with mountain gorillas during the filming of Life On Earth (1978) is one of the greatest moments in television history. In this journey of re-discovery, Sir David recounts his very personal experiences with the mountain gorillas of Rwanda.

In The Womb: Fight For Life
42:09

In The Womb: Fight For Life

Nine July 21, 2011

Biology

Health and PE

Science

9-10
11-12
Classification: Parental GuidanceClassification: Parental Guidance
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Every newborn baby is a miracle. But for some, the journey to birth is the most dangerous they'll ever endure. Follow four extraordinary pregnancies that faced seemingly ...

Every newborn baby is a miracle. But for some, the journey to birth is the most dangerous they'll ever endure. Follow four extraordinary pregnancies that faced seemingly insurmountable obstacles.

Human Instinct
48:28

Human Instinct

Episode 1 BBC Knowledge April 23, 2011

Biology

Science

Critical thinking

9-10
11-12
Classification: Parental GuidanceClassification: Parental Guidance
Professor Robert Winston provides a unique insight into what it is that makes us human. This is the story of our extraordinary instincts and why we behave the way we do.

Professor Robert Winston provides a unique insight into what it is that makes us human. This is the story of our extraordinary instincts and why we behave the way we do.

The Supervet: Bionic Stories
47:32

The Supervet: Bionic Stories

Episode 1 SBS October 24, 2016

Biology

7-8
9-10
Classification: Parental GuidanceClassification: Parental Guidance
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For the first time in the history of The Supervet, these brand new hour-long documentary specials go beyond the operating table to delve deeper into the science behind ...

For the first time in the history of The Supervet, these brand new hour-long documentary specials go beyond the operating table to delve deeper into the science behind Professor Noel Fitzpatrick's cutting edge procedures, revealing how he continually pushes the boundaries of veterinary medicine, with the help of special onscreen 3D graphics giving a glimpse into the extraordinary ambition of Noel's state-of-the-art surgeries. (Class. tba)

Brain Story
48:25

Brain Story: The Mind's Eye

Season 1 Episode 3 The History Channel August 17, 2009

Biology

Science

Health and PE

9-10
11-12
Classification: Parental GuidanceClassification: Parental Guidance
The illusion of vision. It feels as though we open our eyes and just see what's out there, but the more we learn about the brain's visual system, the further it seems this is ...

The illusion of vision. It feels as though we open our eyes and just see what's out there, but the more we learn about the brain's visual system, the further it seems this is from the truth. Patients, who can't see movement or recognise faces, reveal the tricks and short cuts the brain uses to construct an illusion of reality. Is the brain making up so much of what we think we're seeing that vision is really just dreaming with your eyes open?

Brain Story
48:17

Brain Story: First Among Equals

Season 1 Episode 4 The History Channel August 24, 2009

Biology

Science

Health and PE

9-10
11-12
Classification: Parental GuidanceClassification: Parental Guidance
What is it about the brain that has put us in charge of the planet? Were has the human unique linguistic abilities come from? Are there special structures in our brains which ...

What is it about the brain that has put us in charge of the planet? Were has the human unique linguistic abilities come from? Are there special structures in our brains which no other animals possess? Or is it possible that our sophisticated rich cultures are merely the result of having larger brains? Susan Greenfield explains why she believes we are truly just big brained chimps.

Brain Story
48:27

Brain Story: In The Heat Of The Moment

Season 1 Episode 2 The History Channel August 10, 2009

Biology

Science

Health and PE

9-10
11-12
Classification: Parental GuidanceClassification: Parental Guidance
Where do emotions come from? Why do they feel so different from thoughts? Is the answer in the biochemistry of the brain and all the hundreds of chemical neurotransmitters ...

Where do emotions come from? Why do they feel so different from thoughts? Is the answer in the biochemistry of the brain and all the hundreds of chemical neurotransmitters which bathe the nerves?

ExoMars: The Hunt for Life
44:01

ExoMars: The Hunt for Life

National Geographic November 25, 2016

Biology

Science

7-8
9-10
Classification: Parental GuidanceClassification: Parental Guidance
Has there ever been life on Mars? To answer that question, in 2016 Europe launched a mission that not only unleashed new technology but which started a global battle to ...

Has there ever been life on Mars? To answer that question, in 2016 Europe launched a mission that not only unleashed new technology but which started a global battle to conquer the Red Planet. With unprecedented access to the European Space Agency and France's space agency, go from the rover design process through to the launch of Europe's very first module, the ExoMars Trace Gas Orbiter.

Human Body: Pushing the Limits
43:20

Human Body: Pushing the Limits: Sight

Season 1 Episode 1 7Two December 18, 2009

Biology

Science

9-10
11-12
Classification: Parental GuidanceClassification: Parental Guidance
This groundbreaking series reveals the human body in ways never seen before, taking viewers to a hidden world beneath the skin as we journey across continents and meet those ...

This groundbreaking series reveals the human body in ways never seen before, taking viewers to a hidden world beneath the skin as we journey across continents and meet those who have pushed their bodies to the max. The latest CGI and camera work depicts their ordeals in vivid detail both externally and through the internal workings of their bodies. Meanwhile our presenter puts his own body through its paces, pushing it to extremes. This episode shows our vision system in living colour from the inside out.

The Supervet
46:42

The Supervet

Season 3 Episode 25 SBS October 14, 2017

Biology

9-10
11-12
Classification: Parental GuidanceClassification: Parental Guidance
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Professor Noel Fitzpatrick and his team fight to save the leg of much-loved golden retriever, Mikka. Julie and her daughter Lauren reach out to Noel in the hope he can offer ...

Professor Noel Fitzpatrick and his team fight to save the leg of much-loved golden retriever, Mikka. Julie and her daughter Lauren reach out to Noel in the hope he can offer an alternative to an amputation. Lola, a French bulldog with twisted elbows, is brought in by James and Chantell. Lola's legs are so badly deformed that she needs a doggy wheelchair especially designed for her. Her condition is one of the worst Noel has ever seen, and faces difficult challenges in surgery. Tracey and Phill bring in their Spaniel cross, Dali, to see Professor Nick Bacon, after he developed a large growth inside his jaw causing the muscle to waste away. Removing the tumour involves highly invasive surgery. Tracey and Phill face an anxious wait for news.

Operation Maneater
47:16

Operation Maneater: Great White Shark

Season 1 Episode 3 SBS July 1, 2015

Biology

Earth and environment

7-8
9-10
Classification: Parental GuidanceClassification: Parental Guidance
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Mark travels to Western Australia, where seven people have been killed by sharks in the last three years. Authorities have implemented radical measures to catch and kill any ...

Mark travels to Western Australia, where seven people have been killed by sharks in the last three years. Authorities have implemented radical measures to catch and kill any shark they deem a threat. Evans wants to find non-lethal solutions to keep people - and sharks - safe.

David Attenborough's Natural Curiosities
22:16

David Attenborough's Natural Curiosities

Season 4 Episode 3 National Geographic August 21, 2018

Biology

Geography

Earth and environment

7-8
9-10
Classification: Parental GuidanceClassification: Parental Guidance
Sir David Attenborough reveals the most intriguing animals he's met during his incomparable career. Each episode features two species connected by a distinctive evolutionary quirk.

Sir David Attenborough reveals the most intriguing animals he's met during his incomparable career. Each episode features two species connected by a distinctive evolutionary quirk.

David Attenborough's Natural Curiosities
22:25

David Attenborough's Natural Curiosities

Season 4 Episode 6 National Geographic August 28, 2018

Biology

Geography

Earth and environment

7-8
9-10
Classification: Parental GuidanceClassification: Parental Guidance
Sir David Attenborough reveals the most intriguing animals he's met during his incomparable career. Each episode features two species connected by a distinctive evolutionary quirk.

Sir David Attenborough reveals the most intriguing animals he's met during his incomparable career. Each episode features two species connected by a distinctive evolutionary quirk.

The Brain with David Eagleman
54:49

The Brain with David Eagleman: Why Do I Need You?

Season 1 Episode 5 SBS April 4, 2016

Biology

Health and PE

7-8
9-10
Classification: Parental GuidanceClassification: Parental Guidance
Dr David Eagleman explores how the brain relies on other brains to thrive and survive. This neural interdependence underpins our need to group together, and the ability to do ...

Dr David Eagleman explores how the brain relies on other brains to thrive and survive. This neural interdependence underpins our need to group together, and the ability to do the very best and the very worst of things to each other. Alternative title: Secrets of the Brain.

Operation Maneater
47:06

Operation Maneater: Crocodile

Season 1 Episode 1 SBS June 15, 2015

Biology

Earth and environment

7-8
9-10
Classification: Parental GuidanceClassification: 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

Biology

Earth and environment

7-8
9-10
Classification: Parental GuidanceClassification: Parental Guidance
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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.

Why Do Viruses Kill?
51:34

Why Do Viruses Kill?

SBS November 9, 2010

Biology

Health and PE

Science

Personal and social capability

9-10
11-12
Classification: Parental GuidanceClassification: Parental Guidance
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From swine flu to SARS, yellow fever to HIV, the number of dangerous viruses is increasing at an alarming rate. Starting at the virus frontline - the rainforests of the ...

From swine flu to SARS, yellow fever to HIV, the number of dangerous viruses is increasing at an alarming rate. Starting at the virus frontline - the rainforests of the Democratic Republic of Congo - Why Do Viruses Kill? unlocks the truth about nature's greatest terror weapon.