The Truth About Cigarettes
48:45

The Truth About Cigarettes

SBS2 January 18, 2010

Health and PE

Biology

Science

Civics and citizenship

Personal and social capability

9-10
11-12
Classification: Parental GuidanceClassification: Parental Guidance
Today, 1.1 billion people will smoke a cigarette, 40,000 people will embark on their first day of kicking the habit, 12,500 kids will try their first cigarette and 370 smokers ...

Today, 1.1 billion people will smoke a cigarette, 40,000 people will embark on their first day of kicking the habit, 12,500 kids will try their first cigarette and 370 smokers will be diagnosed with lung cancer. This film teases apart perhaps the strangest affair we've ever had - our love/hate relationship with the cigarette.

The Truth About Food
44:14

The Truth About Food: How To Be Slim

Season 1 Episode 4 GEM October 27, 2011

Health and PE

Biology

Science

9-10
11-12
Classification: Parental GuidanceClassification: Parental Guidance
The truth about the everyday foods that you eat and how they can help you fight the ageing process. Foods to make one feel fuller longer, how dairy products may aid in ...

The truth about the everyday foods that you eat and how they can help you fight the ageing process. Foods to make one feel fuller longer, how dairy products may aid in reducing calorie absorption, and why dieters should eat soup.

The Truth About Food
44:12

The Truth About Food: How To Be Your Best

Season 1 Episode 6 GEM November 10, 2011

Health and PE

Biology

Science

9-10
11-12
Classification: Parental GuidanceClassification: Parental Guidance
The truth about the everyday foods that you eat and how they can help you fight the ageing process. Female vegetarian martial arts experts revert to eating meat to see if they ...

The truth about the everyday foods that you eat and how they can help you fight the ageing process. Female vegetarian martial arts experts revert to eating meat to see if they become fitter and stronger.

The Truth About Killer Dinosaurs
48:28

The Truth About Killer Dinosaurs

Season 1 Episode 1 SBS2 January 31, 2011

Geography

Science

Biology

9-10
11-12
Classification: Parental GuidanceClassification: Parental Guidance
This video has closed captioning
The Truth About Killer Dinosaurs harnesses new research and technology to discover exactly how the most ferocious dinosaurs really lived, and died. In this innovative new ...

The Truth About Killer Dinosaurs harnesses new research and technology to discover exactly how the most ferocious dinosaurs really lived, and died. In this innovative new series, Bill Oddie compares dinosaurs with their closest living relatives, crocodiles and birds, and joins forces with a team of experts to scientifically analyse fossilized dinosaur bones and tracks.

The Truth About Killer Dinosaurs
48:02

The Truth About Killer Dinosaurs

Season 1 Episode 2 SBS2 February 7, 2011

Geography

Science

Biology

9-10
11-12
Classification: Parental GuidanceClassification: Parental Guidance
This video has closed captioning
In part two, Bill tracks down the real velociraptor, described as the scariest dinosaur in the world (and a favourite in Steven Spielberg movies) to find out if it really had ...

In part two, Bill tracks down the real velociraptor, described as the scariest dinosaur in the world (and a favourite in Steven Spielberg movies) to find out if it really had feathers.

The Truth About Personality
51:14

The Truth About Personality

BBC Knowledge June 18, 2017

Biology

Personal and social capability

7-8
9-10
Classification: Parental GuidanceClassification: Parental Guidance
Michael Mosley explores the latest science about how our personalities are created - and whether they can be changed.

Michael Mosley explores the latest science about how our personalities are created - and whether they can be changed.

The Truth About Violence
51:56

The Truth About Violence

SBS March 25, 2010

Biology

Science

Personal and social capability

9-10
11-12
Classification: Parental GuidanceClassification: Parental Guidance
This video has closed captioning
British journalist Michael Portillo investigates the psychology of violence. How is it that humans commit violent acts against one another? He visits Mexico try traditional ...

British journalist Michael Portillo investigates the psychology of violence. How is it that humans commit violent acts against one another? He visits Mexico try traditional boxing, is forced to stay awake to look after twin babies, and watches as deadly electric shocks are administered to volunteers.

The Ultimate Guide: Human Body
46:30

The Ultimate Guide: Human Body

Discovery Science November 7, 2010

Biology

Health and PE

Science

Personal and social capability

Critical thinking

9-10
11-12
Classification: Parental GuidanceClassification: Parental Guidance
This program will offer a very unique look at the complex and mysterious working body. From babies to adults, men to women, athlete to musical prodigy, the science behind the ...

This program will offer a very unique look at the complex and mysterious working body. From babies to adults, men to women, athlete to musical prodigy, the science behind the body's amazing feats are revealed. Why do opposites attract? What extraordinary sensory abilities do athletes like Michael Jordan, musicians like Ray Charles and food aficiondos like Craig Claiborne have which allow them to excel like no other in their craft? How do the brain's one billion nerve cells somehow make chewing go faster when there's music in the air?

The Vaccine War
53:46

The Vaccine War

SBS February 1, 2011

Health and PE

Science

Biology

Personal and social capability

9-10
11-12
Classification: Parental GuidanceClassification: Parental Guidance
This video has closed captioning
Public health scientists and clinicians tout vaccines as one of the greatest achievements of modern medicine. Vaccines have changed the world, largely eradicating terrible ...

Public health scientists and clinicians tout vaccines as one of the greatest achievements of modern medicine. Vaccines have changed the world, largely eradicating terrible diseases like smallpox, polio and diphtheria. But despite numerous studies indicating vaccine safety, a growing number of parents remain fearful.

The Wild Horse Redemption
52:51

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.

The Wonderful World of Blood
51:07

The Wonderful World of Blood

SBS July 4, 2016

Health and PE

Biology

Science

9-10
11-12
Classification: Parental GuidanceClassification: Parental Guidance
Michael Mosley puts himself through extreme challenges to discover how our blood protects us from infection, heals us when we're wounded, and powers our lives. The programme ...

Michael Mosley puts himself through extreme challenges to discover how our blood protects us from infection, heals us when we're wounded, and powers our lives. The programme explores the dark mythology around blood, and meets the scientists on the cusp of discovering whether there's any truth in the 'Dracula myth': that young blood can reverse the ageing process. Packed with absorbing stories, this is a comprehensive take on a subject that's central to our survival.

The Zoo: San Diego
47:10

The Zoo: San Diego: Welcome to Our World

Episode 1 Animal Planet January 18, 2020

Earth and environment

Biology

9-10
11-12
Classification: Parental GuidanceClassification: Parental Guidance
A baby klipspringer is born on one of the coldest nights of the season and needs to be nursed back to health. Plus, gorilla Joanne turns five years old.

A baby klipspringer is born on one of the coldest nights of the season and needs to be nursed back to health. Plus, gorilla Joanne turns five years old.

The Zoo: San Diego
47:03

The Zoo: San Diego: Yeti and the Cubs

Episode 2 Animal Planet January 25, 2020

Earth and environment

Biology

9-10
11-12
Classification: Parental GuidanceClassification: Parental Guidance
The Safari Park team release a group of burrowing owls into the wild. Plus, a hamadryas baboon searches for a mate, but the keepers may need to help him.

The Safari Park team release a group of burrowing owls into the wild. Plus, a hamadryas baboon searches for a mate, but the keepers may need to help him.

The Zoo: San Diego
46:29

The Zoo: San Diego: New Day for an Old Tortoise

Episode 3 Animal Planet February 1, 2020

Earth and environment

Biology

9-10
11-12
Classification: Parental GuidanceClassification: Parental Guidance
Tortoise Jaws isn't well, so the staff work to bring him out of his shell. Two giraffe calves need to be hand-reared, and a koala is ready for a mate.

Tortoise Jaws isn't well, so the staff work to bring him out of his shell. Two giraffe calves need to be hand-reared, and a koala is ready for a mate.

The Zoo: San Diego
47:19

The Zoo: San Diego: A Lion's Tale

Episode 4 Animal Planet February 8, 2020

Earth and environment

Biology

9-10
11-12
Classification: Parental GuidanceClassification: Parental Guidance
The keepers prepare a high-spirited black rhino for her new life on the open African Plains exhibit. The zoo staff care for a 15-year-old lion and his mate.

The keepers prepare a high-spirited black rhino for her new life on the open African Plains exhibit. The zoo staff care for a 15-year-old lion and his mate.

The Zoo: San Diego
47:15

The Zoo: San Diego: Panda-Monium

Season 1 Episode 5 Animal Planet February 15, 2020

Earth and environment

Biology

9-10
11-12
Classification: Parental GuidanceClassification: Parental Guidance
A mother panda and her cub are returned to China. A new zebra joins the herd, and a retired elephant tries traditional Chinese medicine to treat her arthritis.

A mother panda and her cub are returned to China. A new zebra joins the herd, and a retired elephant tries traditional Chinese medicine to treat her arthritis.

The Zoo: San Diego
46:30

The Zoo: San Diego: Mek Comes Home

Season 1 Episode 6 Animal Planet February 22, 2020

Earth and environment

Biology

9-10
11-12
Classification: Parental GuidanceClassification: Parental Guidance
Mek the tiger returns to the zoo after six years. Two shy tree kangaroos are introduced to one another, and the keepers have to move over 100 animals.

Mek the tiger returns to the zoo after six years. Two shy tree kangaroos are introduced to one another, and the keepers have to move over 100 animals.

The Zoo: San Diego
44:05

The Zoo: San Diego: Penguin Chick Swim School

Season 1 Episode 7 Animal Planet February 29, 2020

Earth and environment

Biology

9-10
11-12
Classification: Parental GuidanceClassification: Parental Guidance
The keepers wave goodbye to two elephant brothers as they start their new adventure at a zoo in Texas. Two African penguin chicks join the colony.

The keepers wave goodbye to two elephant brothers as they start their new adventure at a zoo in Texas. Two African penguin chicks join the colony.