Darwin's Lost Paradise
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Darwin's Lost Paradise

Season 1 Episode 1 SBS February 12, 2010

Biology

History

Science

Geography

9-10
11-12
Classification: Parental GuidanceClassification: Parental Guidance
To commemorate two hundred years since the birth of Charles Darwin, this two part series combines dramatic reconstruction of Charles Darwin's voyage around the globe onboard ...

To commemorate two hundred years since the birth of Charles Darwin, this two part series combines dramatic reconstruction of Charles Darwin's voyage around the globe onboard The Beagle, from 1831 to 1836, which provided his scientific observations culminating in the publication of the Theory of Evolution in 1859, with contemporary scientific analysis of his findings that both prove and disprove his understanding of evolutionary theory.

Trek: Spy On The Wildebeest
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Trek: Spy On The Wildebeest

Season 1 Episode 1 ABC February 8, 2010

Geography

Biology

Science

9-10
11-12
Classification: Parental GuidanceClassification: Parental Guidance
Through the use of stealthcam, cameras built inside capsules resembling everything from crocodiles and hippos to mudpiles and dragonflies, the magnificent journey of more than ...

Through the use of stealthcam, cameras built inside capsules resembling everything from crocodiles and hippos to mudpiles and dragonflies, the magnificent journey of more than a million wildebeest across Tanzania's Serengeti Plain has been captured like never before. The migration is the largest of land animals on the planet and the perils on the 3000km round trip, which the wildebeest take annually for food and water, are numerous. Wildebeest are on the hit list of every African predator.

Expedition Wolf
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Expedition Wolf: Spring

Season 1 Episode 2 SBS August 28, 2013

Earth and environment

Biology

7-8
9-10
Classification: Parental GuidanceClassification: Parental Guidance
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The second episode in this engaging natural history series follows the fortunes of one very special pack of wolves as they return to North America's West Coast.

The second episode in this engaging natural history series follows the fortunes of one very special pack of wolves as they return to North America's West Coast.

Darwin: The Voyage That Shook The World
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Darwin: The Voyage That Shook The World

The History Channel December 8, 2010

Science

Biology

History

Critical thinking

9-10
11-12
Classification: Parental GuidanceClassification: Parental Guidance
In 1831 a young amateur scientist, Charles Darwin, boarded HMS Beagle on an epic five-year voyage of discovery. 2009 marked the 200th anniversary of Darwin's birth and the ...

In 1831 a young amateur scientist, Charles Darwin, boarded HMS Beagle on an epic five-year voyage of discovery. 2009 marked the 200th anniversary of Darwin's birth and the 150th anniversary of the publication of his book, Origin of Species. The Voyage that Shook the World retraces Darwin's journey, exploring the places and discoveries crucial to the formulation of his Theory of Evolution.

Heartbreak Science
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Heartbreak Science

SBS December 26, 2010

Biology

Health and PE

Science

9-10
11-12
Classification: Parental GuidanceClassification: Parental Guidance
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Heartbreak Science looks at the scientists on the frontline of heart science who are exploring the secret life of the human heart. Does the heart have emotional intelligence? ...

Heartbreak Science looks at the scientists on the frontline of heart science who are exploring the secret life of the human heart. Does the heart have emotional intelligence? Can our emotions bring on heart disease? What's the science behind Broken Heart Syndrome? Even more intriguing, can a transplanted heart really retain some memory of its original owner? Broadcast as part of SBS's Secrets Of The Human Body series.

Fix Me
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Fix Me

SBS June 22, 2010

Health and PE

Biology

Science

Ethical understanding

9-10
11-12
Classification: Parental GuidanceClassification: Parental Guidance
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Looks at stem cell research and its potential, following three young people with currently untreatable conditions. Dean Thurd, whose inherited dilated cardiomyopathy could ...

Looks at stem cell research and its potential, following three young people with currently untreatable conditions. Dean Thurd, whose inherited dilated cardiomyopathy could kill him at any time, visits the London Chest Hospital where a trial is under way to inject adult stem cells directly into the heart wall; Anthony Bart, whose leg was amputated after a rugby accident, heads to Tampere University, Finland, where a team is working on adult stem cells collected from human fat; and Sophie Morgan, paralysed from the waist down after a car accident, finds out whether there really has been a breakthrough that could get her back on her feet, at the University of California.

Pain, Pus And Poison
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Pain, Pus And Poison: Poison

Season 1 Episode 3 SBS August 5, 2013

Health and PE

Science

Biology

7-8
9-10
Classification: Parental GuidanceClassification: Parental Guidance
Poisons in the natural world kill thousands of people every year. They attack the body, leading to a 'short- circuit'. Yet some poisons are now being used to improve the way ...

Poisons in the natural world kill thousands of people every year. They attack the body, leading to a 'short- circuit'. Yet some poisons are now being used to improve the way people look.

Finding My Mind
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Finding My Mind

SBS July 6, 2010

Biology

Critical thinking

Personal and social capability

9-10
11-12
Classification: Parental GuidanceClassification: Parental Guidance
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Finding My Mind is a fascinating documentary that unravels the mysteries of the brain. For thousands of years philosophers have tried and failed to come up with satisfactory ...

Finding My Mind is a fascinating documentary that unravels the mysteries of the brain. For thousands of years philosophers have tried and failed to come up with satisfactory answers to questions such as "Who am I?" and "How does my biological brain make my subjective mind?" But recently neuroscientists have made some fascinating and unnerving discoveries.

Dead Tired
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Dead Tired

Episode 1 SBS February 4, 2010

Biology

Health and PE

Personal and social capability

Science

9-10
11-12
Classification: Parental GuidanceClassification: Parental Guidance
The two-part documentary series Dead Tired showcases the latest science from around the world that proves lack of sleep is slowly killing us. Shot in Australia, America, ...

The two-part documentary series Dead Tired showcases the latest science from around the world that proves lack of sleep is slowly killing us. Shot in Australia, America, Canada and England this is the first series to feature footage of what happens to a person's mind and body during chronic sleep deprivation and the cutting edge science uncovering why most of us feel sleep deprived. Episode One investigates how sleep deprivation causes sickness and death in today's society.

Dead Tired
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Dead Tired

Episode 2 SBS February 11, 2010

Biology

Health and PE

Personal and social capability

Science

9-10
11-12
Classification: Parental GuidanceClassification: Parental Guidance
In Dead Tired, new medical studies will reveal what many scientists have long believed - that sleep deprivation can trigger and exacerbate many diseases including heart ...

In Dead Tired, new medical studies will reveal what many scientists have long believed - that sleep deprivation can trigger and exacerbate many diseases including heart disease, obesity, diabetes and even depression. Tonight's episode investigates how sleep deprivation causes sickness and death.

The Kingdom: How Fungi Made Our World
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The Kingdom: How Fungi Made Our World

National Geographic October 7, 2018

Biology

Science

9-10
11-12
Classification: Parental GuidanceClassification: Parental Guidance
Enter an alien world where some of the most persistent and ancient life forms on the planet form their own biological kingdom, a kingdom that is credited with creating life as ...

Enter an alien world where some of the most persistent and ancient life forms on the planet form their own biological kingdom, a kingdom that is credited with creating life as we know it.

The Lobotomist
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The Lobotomist

SBS February 8, 2010

Health and PE

Biology

Science

Ethical understanding

History

9-10
11-12
Classification: Parental GuidanceClassification: Parental Guidance
In 1924, 28-year-old Dr Walter J Freeman arrived at St Elizabeth's in Washington, DC, one of the US's largest hospitals for the mentally ill, and home to thousands of patients ...

In 1924, 28-year-old Dr Walter J Freeman arrived at St Elizabeth's in Washington, DC, one of the US's largest hospitals for the mentally ill, and home to thousands of patients suffering from agitated depression, dementia, and psychosis. Freeman embarked on a bold experiment: to discover a physical abnormality in the brain that caused mental illness.

How to Clone a Woolly Mammoth
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How to Clone a Woolly Mammoth

SBS May 31, 2015

Science

Biology

11-12
Classification: Parental GuidanceClassification: Parental Guidance
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Serious and reputable scientists now believe that it is technically possibly to clone or "de-extinct" a whole range of animals, including the woolly mammoth - Jurassic Park ...

Serious and reputable scientists now believe that it is technically possibly to clone or "de-extinct" a whole range of animals, including the woolly mammoth - Jurassic Park style - within the next five to seven years. This involves major advances in the study of and the manipulation of ancient DNA, and in cloning.

Vaccines: Calling The Shots
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Vaccines: Calling The Shots

SBS September 14, 2015

Health and PE

Biology

Ethical understanding

Critical thinking

7-8
9-10
Classification: Parental GuidanceClassification: Parental Guidance
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SBS revisits the controversial vaccination debate with this newly re-edited version of the award-winning documentary Jabbed: Love, Fear And Vaccines. Diseases that were ...

SBS revisits the controversial vaccination debate with this newly re-edited version of the award-winning documentary Jabbed: Love, Fear And Vaccines. Diseases that were largely eradicated in western countries like the USA and Australia a generation ago - whooping cough, measles, mumps - are returning, in part because nervous parents are skipping their children's shots.

Darwin's Dangerous Idea
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Darwin's Dangerous Idea: Life And Death

Season 1 Episode 3 SBS August 6, 2010

History

Science

Biology

Critical thinking

9-10
11-12
Classification: Parental GuidanceClassification: Parental Guidance
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British political journalist Andrew Marr examines the dramatic impact that Charles Darwin's work has had on today's religious, scientific and social debates.

British political journalist Andrew Marr examines the dramatic impact that Charles Darwin's work has had on today's religious, scientific and social debates.

Death: A Series About Life
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Death: A Series About Life: Creative Power Of Death

Season 1 Episode 3 SBS June 8, 2015

Religious Studies

Ethical Understanding

Biology

7-8
9-10
Classification: Parental GuidanceClassification: Parental Guidance
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Creative Power Of Death - Can creativity help to live with death? Tonje D. has lost her mother, and hopes that making a film on the subject of death can help her to deal with ...

Creative Power Of Death - Can creativity help to live with death? Tonje D. has lost her mother, and hopes that making a film on the subject of death can help her to deal with this. People and societies have used art and creativity to try to understand and give meaning to death. The relation between fear and fascination for death has been exploited by artists, commerce and leaders. This episode takes a closer look at how an artistic approach to death is used as consolidation and threat, negotiation and persuasion, as well as entertainment. (S.1 Ep.3) (From Norway, in English & Norwegian) (Documentary)

The Wild Horse Redemption
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The Wild Horse Redemption

ABC2 February 3, 2010

Personal and social capability

Biology

Science

9-10
11-12
Classification: Parental GuidanceClassification: Parental Guidance
At a prison in the high desert foothills of the Colorado Rocky Mountains, hardened criminals are taught the training methods of 'horse whisperers' to tame and saddle train ...

At a prison in the high desert foothills of the Colorado Rocky Mountains, hardened criminals are taught the training methods of 'horse whisperers' to tame and saddle train wild mustang horses taken from the herd that roams government lands. Failure means one more defeat for the inmate; success could save both lives.

Rain Shadow
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Rain Shadow: The Soldiers Choice

Season 1 Episode 6 ABC February 7, 2010

Geography

Biology

Science

9-10
11-12
Classification: Parental GuidanceClassification: Parental Guidance
Relieved of the burden of her secret, Kate appears to have lost the will to challenge the area's destiny. Threatened by the fact that rival vet James Campbell will expose her ...

Relieved of the burden of her secret, Kate appears to have lost the will to challenge the area's destiny. Threatened by the fact that rival vet James Campbell will expose her decision not to notify the authorities about the sheep disease, she agrees to sell him her practice, mostly in order to save Jill's career.