Nature's Microworlds
29:15

Nature's Microworlds: The Secret to Their Success

Season 1 Episode 16 ABC Me October 16, 2016

Science

Biology

Earth and environment

7-8
9-10
Classification: Parental GuidanceClassification: Parental Guidance
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Totalling an estimated 10 million species, the insects and their close relatives are the most abundant and diverse group of animals in the world, so what is the secret to ...

Totalling an estimated 10 million species, the insects and their close relatives are the most abundant and diverse group of animals in the world, so what is the secret to their success?

Nature's Microworlds
29:23

Nature's Microworlds: Yellowstone

Season 1 Episode 10 ABC Me August 23, 2016

Science

Biology

Earth and environment

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

Human Senses
29:42

Human Senses

Episode 2 BBC Knowledge June 28, 2011

Biology

Science

9-10
11-12
Classification: Parental GuidanceClassification: Parental Guidance
Why is it that humans are so good at seeing some things, when at other times our brain can prevent us from seeing what's right in front of our eyes? Humans real speciality is ...

Why is it that humans are so good at seeing some things, when at other times our brain can prevent us from seeing what's right in front of our eyes? Humans real speciality is checking each other out. We're so good at it, we do it without even being aware of it.

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.

Eye Of The Leopard
42:31

Eye Of The Leopard

Seven March 30, 2010

Biology

Geography

9-10
11-12
Classification: Parental GuidanceClassification: Parental Guidance
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Following the remarkable life of one small leopard from when she is just eight days old until she is three years old and on the brink of adulthood. Legadema, as she is named, ...

Following the remarkable life of one small leopard from when she is just eight days old until she is three years old and on the brink of adulthood. Legadema, as she is named, works her way into your heart as she slips in and out of danger virtually every day, running from baboons and hyenas but also making landmark strides in hunting and surviving. It is the story of a mother and daughter relationship as well as that of an emerging huntress in Botswana's magnificent Mombo region.

The Blue Planet
42:42

The Blue Planet: Coasts

Season 1 Episode 8 Animal Planet April 5, 2019

Biology

Geography

Earth and environment

9-10
11-12
Classification: Parental GuidanceClassification: Parental Guidance
The boundary between land and sea is an exciting place, with animals constantly coming and going. From the open oceans, millions of seabirds are forced to come onto land to ...

The boundary between land and sea is an exciting place, with animals constantly coming and going. From the open oceans, millions of seabirds are forced to come onto land to breed. Sea eagles steal kittiwake chicks from their nesting ledges. Turtles lay their eggs in the sand and marine mammals haul themselves out to fight on the beaches. Sea lions emerge from the kelp to give birth, while killer whales come crashing into n the surf to snatch the sea lions' young.

Martin Clunes
42:44

Martin Clunes

Episode 1 Seven September 11, 2010

Biology

Intercultural Understanding

9-10
11-12
Classification: Parental GuidanceClassification: Parental Guidance
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Martin Clunes embarks on a worldwide adventure to discover why the relationship between humans and dogs has lasted so long. From the ancient culture of Tanzania, to the sandy ...

Martin Clunes embarks on a worldwide adventure to discover why the relationship between humans and dogs has lasted so long. From the ancient culture of Tanzania, to the sandy shores of Australia's Fraser Island, and the wonders of a winter-gripped Yellowstone National Park in America, Martin takes a witty and fascinating look at why we are prepared to share our homes with dogs who are genetically still 99.8 percent like wolves.

The Eighties
42:44

The Eighties: The Fight Against AIDS

Season 1 Episode 4 SBS March 15, 2017

History

Health and PE

Biology

9-10
11-12
Classification: Parental GuidanceClassification: Parental Guidance
In the 1980s, a mysterious and lethal illness developed into a pandemic with enormous political and cultural consequences. What started as a medical detective story grew into ...

In the 1980s, a mysterious and lethal illness developed into a pandemic with enormous political and cultural consequences. What started as a medical detective story grew into a societal nightmare as first dozens, then hundreds, and eventually thousands of people all over the world contracted the lethal virus that came to be known as AIDS. It's a story of ignorance and heartbreak, but also one of compassion, courage and dedication.

In Search Of The Real Frankenstein
42:59

In Search Of The Real Frankenstein

The History Channel December 1, 2011

Science

Biology

Critical thinking

Personal and social capability

9-10
11-12
Classification: Parental GuidanceClassification: Parental Guidance
The Real Dr Frankenstein is the amazing story of how the 17th century scientist Johann Konrad Dipple used the magic of science to try to re-animate the human body. In this ...

The Real Dr Frankenstein is the amazing story of how the 17th century scientist Johann Konrad Dipple used the magic of science to try to re-animate the human body. In this program, we expose the fascinating story of a brilliant scientist caught up in the dark and deranged world of alchemy and body snatching. This is the true tale of the original mad scientist, who inhabited the famous gothic Frankenstein Castle that overlooked Germany's Rhine Valley.

Ronda Rousey Uncaged
43:04

Ronda Rousey Uncaged

Discovery Channel December 1, 2018

Earth and environment

Biology

Science

9-10
11-12
Classification: Parental GuidanceClassification: Parental Guidance
Professional wrestler and fighter Ronda Rousey faces her biggest and most frightening challenge yet, as she dives uncaged with the heavyweight mako shark.

Professional wrestler and fighter Ronda Rousey faces her biggest and most frightening challenge yet, as she dives uncaged with the heavyweight mako shark.

Revealed: DNA The Next Wave
43:07

Revealed: DNA The Next Wave

Discovery Channel May 26, 2013

Biology

Science

Critical thinking

9-10
11-12
Classification: Parental GuidanceClassification: Parental Guidance
A scientific journey into our DNA, showing how a revolutionary understanding of our genetic makeup is profoundly changing our lives.

A scientific journey into our DNA, showing how a revolutionary understanding of our genetic makeup is profoundly changing our lives.

Human Body: Pushing the Limits
43:14

Human Body: Pushing the Limits: Strength

Season 1 Episode 2 7Two December 25, 2009

Biology

Science

9-10
11-12
Classification: Parental GuidanceClassification: Parental Guidance
The human body is engineered for strength, power and endurance. Bone is sturdy as concrete but flexible enough to resist breaking. It's even light enough to allow us to be ...

The human body is engineered for strength, power and endurance. Bone is sturdy as concrete but flexible enough to resist breaking. It's even light enough to allow us to be quicker off the mark than a racehorse.

Life Before Birth
43:18

Life Before Birth

Discovery Channel March 16, 2013

Health and PE

Biology

Science

Personal and social capability

9-10
11-12
Classification: Parental GuidanceClassification: Parental Guidance
It's meant to be a joyous event but it's a gripping battle for survival. Join actress Courteney Cox as we go inside the womb and follow the story from conception to birth, ...

It's meant to be a joyous event but it's a gripping battle for survival. Join actress Courteney Cox as we go inside the womb and follow the story from conception to birth, showing how the struggle for life turns into the miracle of birth.

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 Science Of Fear And Lust
43:25

The Science Of Fear And Lust

Episode 1 Discovery Channel May 16, 2011

Science

Biology

Personal and social capability

Critical thinking

9-10
11-12
Classification: Parental GuidanceClassification: Parental Guidance
Fear. What is fear? Where does it come from? Does it help us or hurt us? Can we erase fear? And if we do, what will the consequences be? Lust. You know the feeling. A pretty ...

Fear. What is fear? Where does it come from? Does it help us or hurt us? Can we erase fear? And if we do, what will the consequences be? Lust. You know the feeling. A pretty face. A nice body. A lingering glance. Lust is taking over your body and your mind. But how, exactly, does it do that? The Science of Fear and Lust exposes these surprising secrets, and explores the idea of how to control these feelings.

Monsters Inside Me
43:29

Monsters Inside Me: Dying Abroad

Season 4 Episode 6 Animal Planet March 23, 2014

Health and PE

Biology

Science

Critical thinking

9-10
11-12
Classification: Parental GuidanceClassification: Parental Guidance
Three mothers, each with a child to love; each on the brink of losing them. A young Peace Corps volunteer gets the assignment of her dreams in a remote village in West Africa ...

Three mothers, each with a child to love; each on the brink of losing them. A young Peace Corps volunteer gets the assignment of her dreams in a remote village in West Africa But, her dreams become a nightmare when a deadly organism strikes her.

The Great Human Odyssey
43:30

The Great Human Odyssey: The Adaptable Ape

Season 1 Episode 2 Discovery Channel July 12, 2015

History

Biology

7-8
9-10
Classification: Parental GuidanceClassification: Parental Guidance
How did we become our planet's only global species? Learn how our ancestors found a way through the deserts and out of Africa. Explore the meeting of Neanderthals and humans. ...

How did we become our planet's only global species? Learn how our ancestors found a way through the deserts and out of Africa. Explore the meeting of Neanderthals and humans. And discover how we survived the Ice Age.

The Science Of Fear And Lust
43:30

The Science Of Fear And Lust

Episode 2 Discovery Channel May 23, 2011

Science

Biology

Personal and social capability

Critical thinking

9-10
11-12
Classification: Parental GuidanceClassification: Parental Guidance
The science of lust exposes the surprising secrets of lust - how to control it, and how it controls you.

The science of lust exposes the surprising secrets of lust - how to control it, and how it controls you.