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How The Earth Works
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How The Earth Works

Season 1  |  Episode 2  |  Discovery Science  |  October 16, 2016
An active volcano with the power to plunge the whole world into a brutal dark age is rising for the sea in the heart of Asia.

An active volcano with the power to plunge the whole world into a brutal dark age is rising for the sea in the heart of Asia.

Australia's Inferno
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Australia's Inferno

Episode 1  |  National Geographic  |  December 12, 2015
Using first-hand accounts from fire fighters and survivors, this compelling series delves into the devastating fury of Australian bushfires and the technology that is helping ...

Using first-hand accounts from fire fighters and survivors, this compelling series delves into the devastating fury of Australian bushfires and the technology that is helping to predict, prevent and fight these natural disasters.

Surviving Disasters
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Surviving Disasters: Floods

Season 1  |  Episode 1  |  Discovery Science  |  June 26, 2016
Floods are one of the biggest natural killers. This program relives recent flood disasters and covers every aspect of how to survive them.

Floods are one of the biggest natural killers. This program relives recent flood disasters and covers every aspect of how to survive them.

Storm City
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Storm City: Flood

Season 1  |  Episode 3  |  SBS  |  October 21, 2013
Swallowing entire regions and crippling the bravest adventurers with fear, floods are put to the test. From the shock and awe of flash floods, to the fearsome power of storm ...

Swallowing entire regions and crippling the bravest adventurers with fear, floods are put to the test. From the shock and awe of flash floods, to the fearsome power of storm surges, as well as the vast destruction of tsunamis.

Australia: Life On The Edge
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Australia: Life On The Edge: Sydney Harbour

Season 1  |  Episode 1  |  National Geographic  |  August 18, 2013
Sydney Harbour has undergone a remarkable journey, moving from the quiet home for a tiny indigenous population to a prison camp for convicts and now a powerful financial capital.

Sydney Harbour has undergone a remarkable journey, moving from the quiet home for a tiny indigenous population to a prison camp for convicts and now a powerful financial capital.

Climate Wars
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Climate Wars: Present - Fight Back

Season 1  |  Episode 2  |  The Weather Channel  |  March 20, 2010
This episode investigates the global warming 'backlash' - the intense debate about the reality of man-made global warming that raged during the 1990s and into this century.

This episode investigates the global warming 'backlash' - the intense debate about the reality of man-made global warming that raged during the 1990s and into this century.

Afterburn
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Afterburn

National Geographic  |  July 11, 2016
It was the most lethal firestorm in Australia's history and its devastation is still being felt. This is the story of three families in a small Victorian community as they try ...

It was the most lethal firestorm in Australia's history and its devastation is still being felt. This is the story of three families in a small Victorian community as they try to recover from Black Friday.

Wild Birds of Australia
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Wild Birds of Australia: Aeriel Hunters

Episode 3  |  Animal Planet  |  June 25, 2018
Australia is a land of diverse and often extreme habitats, with vast expanses of wetlands, dense forests and arid plains. It's populated by an immense array of bird life.

Australia is a land of diverse and often extreme habitats, with vast expanses of wetlands, dense forests and arid plains. It's populated by an immense array of bird life.

Disaster Planet
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Disaster Planet

National Geographic  |  August 28, 2016
Is it possible to control nature? Disaster Planet looks at how and why natural disasters occur and asks if it is possible to prevent them from happening in the future.

Is it possible to control nature? Disaster Planet looks at how and why natural disasters occur and asks if it is possible to prevent them from happening in the future.

Forces of Nature With Brian Cox
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Forces of Nature With Brian Cox

ABC  |  August 2, 2016
Professor Brian Cox travels to Northern Spain, Nepal and the coast of Canada to uncover how the stunning diversity of shapes in our natural world are shadows of the rules that ...

Professor Brian Cox travels to Northern Spain, Nepal and the coast of Canada to uncover how the stunning diversity of shapes in our natural world are shadows of the rules that govern the Universe.

Earthflight
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Earthflight: The Making Of

Season 1  |  Episode 6  |  GEM  |  November 26, 2013
To fly like a bird, Earthflight not only captured remarkable images of wild flocks but also relied on some extraordinary relationships between people and birds. Filmed over ...

To fly like a bird, Earthflight not only captured remarkable images of wild flocks but also relied on some extraordinary relationships between people and birds. Filmed over four years, in six continents and more than 40 countries, the Earthflight team used many extraordinary techniques.

Australia's Great Flood
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Australia's Great Flood

National Geographic  |  April 8, 2012
In early 2011, a freak inland tsunami smashed through Queensland bringing widespread destruction. This is the story of Australia's greatest flood, caught on camera by those ...

In early 2011, a freak inland tsunami smashed through Queensland bringing widespread destruction. This is the story of Australia's greatest flood, caught on camera by those who lived through it.

Hidden Kingdoms
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Hidden Kingdoms: Under Open Skies

Season 1  |  Episode 1  |  BBC Knowledge  |  May 26, 2017
In Africa's savannah, a baby elephant learns how speed is the secret to survival on earth. And in America, a young grasshopper mouse confronts the Wild West's deadliest creatures.

In Africa's savannah, a baby elephant learns how speed is the secret to survival on earth. And in America, a young grasshopper mouse confronts the Wild West's deadliest creatures.

What On Earth?
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What On Earth?

Season 3  |  Episode 5  |  Discovery Science  |  July 3, 2017
US Military Intelligence satellites detect a disturbing development at Iran's notorious Parchin experimental weaponry site. Is the rogue nation building weapons of mass ...

US Military Intelligence satellites detect a disturbing development at Iran's notorious Parchin experimental weaponry site. Is the rogue nation building weapons of mass destruction?

Earthflight
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Earthflight: Australia and Asia

Season 1  |  Episode 5  |  BBC Knowledge  |  August 26, 2016
Witness some of the world's greatest wildlife phenomena and natural wonders through the eyes of birds in this natural history series. Amazing sights from five continents will ...

Witness some of the world's greatest wildlife phenomena and natural wonders through the eyes of birds in this natural history series. Amazing sights from five continents will be revealed in a whole new light as the journeys of snow geese, cranes, falcons, albatross, eagles and other birds are documented using new, cutting-edge filming techniques and state-of-the-art spycams.

Storm City
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Storm City: Snow and Ice

Season 1  |  Episode 1  |  SBS  |  October 7, 2013
This new series takes weather storms to a spectacular new level. Using state of the art technology and science, we witness the blow-by-blow damage of orchestrated natural ...

This new series takes weather storms to a spectacular new level. Using state of the art technology and science, we witness the blow-by-blow damage of orchestrated natural disasters. This first episode looks at how avalanches can engulf entire towns and cripple major cities.

Earthflight
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Earthflight: Europe

Season 1  |  Episode 3  |  GEM  |  November 5, 2013
Witness some of the world's greatest wildlife phenomena and natural wonders through the eyes of birds in this natural history series. Amazing sights from five continents will ...

Witness some of the world's greatest wildlife phenomena and natural wonders through the eyes of birds in this natural history series. Amazing sights from five continents will be revealed in a whole new light as the journeys of snow geese, cranes, falcons, albatross, eagles and other birds are documented using new, cutting edge filming techniques and state of the art spycams.

Return Of The Bible Plagues
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Return Of The Bible Plagues: Mosquitoes

Season 1  |  Episode 2  |  SBS2  |  December 23, 2009
In the Bible, God is said to have sent swarms of flies upon the Egyptians. Nowadays swarms of mosquitoes still descend upon us. The females inject the malaria parasite, ...

In the Bible, God is said to have sent swarms of flies upon the Egyptians. Nowadays swarms of mosquitoes still descend upon us. The females inject the malaria parasite, plasmodium, which reproduces rapidly in the blood. Recurring bouts of fever weaken the victims until they die. The danger of dying of malaria is particularly high in eastern Africa. At the Kenya Research Institute scientists are trying to establish what it is exactly that attracts mosquitoes.

Climate Wars
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Climate Wars: Past - The Battle Begins

Season 1  |  Episode 1  |  The Weather Channel  |  March 14, 2010
In the 70s, the world seemed to be falling apart. From acid rain to overpopulation and resource depletion, ecological concerns were big news. And it was at this time that ...

In the 70s, the world seemed to be falling apart. From acid rain to overpopulation and resource depletion, ecological concerns were big news. And it was at this time that climate change first became a hot political issue.

Weather Gone Viral
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Weather Gone Viral

Episode 5  |  Discovery Science  |  August 9, 2017
From a massive haboob that turns day into night to a freak hail storm that turns an Arizona pool into a torrent of waves, the most extreme weather, caught on camera.

From a massive haboob that turns day into night to a freak hail storm that turns an Arizona pool into a torrent of waves, the most extreme weather, caught on camera.

Weather Gone Viral
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Weather Gone Viral

Episode 3  |  Discovery Science  |  July 27, 2017
Rain can put a damper on any trip, but this wild weather will turn these getaways into Vacations from Hell.

Rain can put a damper on any trip, but this wild weather will turn these getaways into Vacations from Hell.

Perpetual Planet
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Perpetual Planet

Episode 2  |  Nat Geo  |  June 21, 2018
Ocean legend and National Geographic explorer Sylvia Earle explores America's ocean habitats in peril with photographer Brian Skerry.

Ocean legend and National Geographic explorer Sylvia Earle explores America's ocean habitats in peril with photographer Brian Skerry.

Earthflight
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Earthflight: North America

Season 1  |  Episode 1  |  GEM  |  October 22, 2013
Witness some of the world's greatest wildlife phenomena and natural wonders through the eyes of birds in this natural history series. Amazing sights from five continents will ...

Witness some of the world's greatest wildlife phenomena and natural wonders through the eyes of birds in this natural history series. Amazing sights from five continents will be revealed in a whole new light as the journeys of snow geese, cranes, falcons, albatross, eagles and other birds are documented using new, cutting-edge filming techniques and state-of-the-art spycams.

I Bought My Own Rainforest
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I Bought My Own Rainforest

Season 1  |  Episode 2  |  SBS  |  October 22, 2014
Six months on and Charlie's grand scheme lies in ruins. His rainforest turned out to be little more than scrub and a squatter called Elias occupies his land. Having planted ...

Six months on and Charlie's grand scheme lies in ruins. His rainforest turned out to be little more than scrub and a squatter called Elias occupies his land. Having planted some of the land with a crop of manioc, Elias keeps delaying his departure, something Charlie suspects is little more than a cover for illegal logging. With morale at rock bottom, Charlie's wife, Phillipa is flying out from England to raise his spirits and to also see how he's spent their money.

What's The Catch with Matthew Evans
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What's The Catch with Matthew Evans: Tuna, Salmon and Aquaculture

Season 1  |  Episode 3  |  SBS  |  November 13, 2014
Matthew has been pressing for a change in the laws on seafood labelling so Australians can know what species they are eating and where it is from. But with wild fish stocks at ...

Matthew has been pressing for a change in the laws on seafood labelling so Australians can know what species they are eating and where it is from. But with wild fish stocks at their limit, methods of providing sustainable seafood to a growing population need to be sourced. Fish farming or aquaculture could be the answer, and this episode poses the question of what are the right species to farm.

Search For The Ocean's Super Predator
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Search For The Ocean's Super Predator

ABC  |  November 3, 2013
In the hidden depths of Australia's wild Southern Ocean a great white shark, 3m long and packed with nearly a tonne of muscle, is savagely attacked 100m below the sea's ...

In the hidden depths of Australia's wild Southern Ocean a great white shark, 3m long and packed with nearly a tonne of muscle, is savagely attacked 100m below the sea's surface by a far larger and faster mystery predator. An electronic tracking device attached to the great white records a high-speed underwater chase nearly 600m deep before the shark and its tag are savagely devoured. Two weeks later, after being carried in the belly of the unknown killer, the still functioning tag is excreted and washed ashore, withholding clues that could reveal the identity of the shark's super predator.

Operation Maneater
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Operation Maneater: Crocodile

Season 1  |  Episode 1  |  SBS  |  June 15, 2015
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.

Discovery Project Earth: Fixing Carbon
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Discovery Project Earth: Fixing Carbon

Discovery Channel  |  July 18, 2010
A machine or filtering system which extracts carbon dioxide from the air and stores it underground could be the holy grail of climate science. Although the idea was first ...

A machine or filtering system which extracts carbon dioxide from the air and stores it underground could be the holy grail of climate science. Although the idea was first proposed in 1999, scientists have so far failed to demonstrate a scrubber technology that's economic, energy-efficient and that won't cost the Earth. Until now.

Xploration Earth 2050
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Xploration Earth 2050: The Oceans

Season 1  |  Episode 12  |  BBC Knowledge  |  January 28, 2017
Is space truly the final frontier? Is there a place even closer that we know less about? The oceans of the Earth are vast and deep and what lies beneath the surface remains ...

Is space truly the final frontier? Is there a place even closer that we know less about? The oceans of the Earth are vast and deep and what lies beneath the surface remains largely unchartered territory.

The Wild Ones
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The Wild Ones: Cane Toads: The Conquest

ABC  |  January 31, 2012
The South American cane toad's unstoppable journey across the Australian continent has long been the focus of great controversy and bizarre fascination. The cane toad was ...

The South American cane toad's unstoppable journey across the Australian continent has long been the focus of great controversy and bizarre fascination. The cane toad was introduced to Australia in 1935 in an attempt to control the greyback cane beetle. Unfortunately, the toads were disinclined to eat the beetles. Instead, they set about doing what cane toads do best - multiplying, migrating and thriving. 75 years later, in a country equipped with unprecedented scientific capabilities and unabated public will to battle the invasion, it seems nothing will stop the march of the toad.

Xploration Earth 2050
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Xploration Earth 2050: Future Of Water

Season 1  |  Episode 25  |  BBC Knowledge  |  March 11, 2017
Water - it's the key to life, and not as readily available as it used to be. In drought stricken California, brown is the new green. Scientists have invented a weird way to ...

Water - it's the key to life, and not as readily available as it used to be. In drought stricken California, brown is the new green. Scientists have invented a weird way to save water.

Xploration Earth 2050
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Xploration Earth 2050: Future Of Homes

Season 1  |  Episode 14  |  BBC Knowledge  |  May 28, 2017
Billions are flocking to cities, needing a place to live. Futuristic apartments are being built on assembly lines and the furniture of the future plays hide and seek.

Billions are flocking to cities, needing a place to live. Futuristic apartments are being built on assembly lines and the furniture of the future plays hide and seek.

Eye On China
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Eye On China: Love In The City Of Eternal Spring

Episode 2  |  Discovery Channel  |  August 26, 2017
Love is in the air in Kunming. In a city that carries the lightness of spring all year round, everyone is in the mood for love.

Love is in the air in Kunming. In a city that carries the lightness of spring all year round, everyone is in the mood for love.

Weather Gone Viral
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Weather Gone Viral

Episode 2  |  Discovery Science  |  July 22, 2017
A father and daughter are home when an EF4 tornado is headed straight for them. Four friends are hiking in a canyon when a flash flood overtakes them.

A father and daughter are home when an EF4 tornado is headed straight for them. Four friends are hiking in a canyon when a flash flood overtakes them.

Planet Earth
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Planet Earth: Shallow Seas

Season 1  |  Episode 9  |  ONE  |  May 25, 2016
The epic story of life on Earth. A stunning visual experience that combines rare action, unimaginable scale, impossible locations and intimate moments with our planet's best ...

The epic story of life on Earth. A stunning visual experience that combines rare action, unimaginable scale, impossible locations and intimate moments with our planet's best loved, wildest and most elusive creatures. Narrated by David Attenborough.

Deadly Australians
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Deadly Australians

Episode 2  |  Nat Geo  |  June 10, 2018
This program takes an up close look at the secret lives of Australia's most notorious, and sometimes little known, killers, including the world's most venomous snakes, deadly ...

This program takes an up close look at the secret lives of Australia's most notorious, and sometimes little known, killers, including the world's most venomous snakes, deadly jellyfish, monster crocs and venom-laden spiders.

Natural World
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Natural World: Jaguars - Born Free

Animal Planet  |  June 21, 2018
Brazilian jaguar expert Leandro Silviera was given three orphaned jaguar cubs after their mother was shot by cowboys. He nursed them back to health.

Brazilian jaguar expert Leandro Silviera was given three orphaned jaguar cubs after their mother was shot by cowboys. He nursed them back to health.

What's The Catch with Matthew Evans
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What's The Catch with Matthew Evans: Sharks

Season 1  |  Episode 2  |  SBS  |  November 6, 2014
Not everyone knows that when we order flake and chips, we are actually eating shark. The problem is no one knows what species it is, so we could be eating an endangered ...

Not everyone knows that when we order flake and chips, we are actually eating shark. The problem is no one knows what species it is, so we could be eating an endangered species on a Friday night without knowing it. Matthew decides that until we get better seafood labelling we should swap out flake for other more sustainable alternatives.

Earthflight
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Earthflight: Africa

Season 1  |  Episode 2  |  BBC Knowledge  |  February 21, 2014
Take a breathtaking flight on the wings of birds across six continents and experience some of the world's greatest natural spectacles from a bird's-eye view. In this episode, ...

Take a breathtaking flight on the wings of birds across six continents and experience some of the world's greatest natural spectacles from a bird's-eye view. In this episode, fly over Africa on the back of a vulture and see the most animal-packed continent with fresh eyes.

Storm City
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Storm City: Wind

Season 1  |  Episode 2  |  SBS  |  October 14, 2013
Tornadoes and hurricanes may hit closer to home as opposed to other natural disasters in recent years, as the U.S. Midwest has been ravaged by twisters while the Gulf Coast ...

Tornadoes and hurricanes may hit closer to home as opposed to other natural disasters in recent years, as the U.S. Midwest has been ravaged by twisters while the Gulf Coast has experienced the most destructive and costly hurricanes in U.S. history. To test the effect of wind on humans, host Ben Fogle visits a specialised climate chamber to recreate the effect of wind at up to 120 mph.

Going Bush
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Going Bush: Arnhem Land

Season 1  |  Episode 4  |  SBS  |  January 29, 2010
The fourth episode of Going Bush is the powerful climax of Catherine and Deborah's four thousand kilometre life-changing journey across the top of Australia. Crossing into ...

The fourth episode of Going Bush is the powerful climax of Catherine and Deborah's four thousand kilometre life-changing journey across the top of Australia. Crossing into Arnhem Land, the biggest Aboriginal reserve in the country, the girls hit the high notes with indigenous rock band Narbelek, discover an isolated community weaving its way to economic success, and sweat out the dust and grime of weeks on the road in the ultimate bush sauna.

Xploration Earth 2050
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Xploration Earth 2050: 3d Printing

Season 1  |  Episode 11  |  BBC Knowledge  |  January 21, 2017
3D printing is/will forever change how we make things. Manufacturing worldwide is getting a makeover, affecting industries from healthcare to education. It's in homes, ...

3D printing is/will forever change how we make things. Manufacturing worldwide is getting a makeover, affecting industries from healthcare to education. It's in homes, kitchens, and it's even in space.

Years of Living Dangerously
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Years of Living Dangerously: The Uprooted

Season 2  |  Episode 3  |  National Geographic  |  July 24, 2017
Actor Don Cheadle and Nobel Prize winning author Tom Friedman investigate how climate change and extreme weather are altering lives across the globe from Africa to California.

Actor Don Cheadle and Nobel Prize winning author Tom Friedman investigate how climate change and extreme weather are altering lives across the globe from Africa to California.

Planet Earth
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Planet Earth: The Future: Into the Wilderness

Season 1  |  Episode 2  |  BBC Knowledge  |  May 20, 2011
What is wilderness, and how much is left? Russell Mittermeier of Conservation International assures us that, by his definition, wilderness still covers 40 percent of the ...

What is wilderness, and how much is left? Russell Mittermeier of Conservation International assures us that, by his definition, wilderness still covers 40 percent of the planet. But is there enough to provide landscapes for animals such as elephants? How much wilderness do we need, and how fast is it disappearing? Narrated by Simon Poland.

Planet Earth
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Planet Earth: The Future: Saving Species

Season 1  |  Episode 1  |  BBC Knowledge  |  May 14, 2011
The sixth extinction phase - are we really at such a crisis point? As executive secretary of the United Nations Group on Biological Diversity Ahmed Djoghlaf explains the rate ...

The sixth extinction phase - are we really at such a crisis point? As executive secretary of the United Nations Group on Biological Diversity Ahmed Djoghlaf explains the rate of extinctions, the head of IUCN argues that we have no idea how many species there really are. Narrated by Simon Poland.

Wild Birds of Australia
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Wild Birds of Australia: The Feathering Nest

Episode 4  |  Animal Planet  |  July 2, 2018
Australia is a land of diverse and often extreme habitats, with vast expanses of wetlands, dense forests and arid plains. It's populated by an immense array of birdlife. There ...

Australia is a land of diverse and often extreme habitats, with vast expanses of wetlands, dense forests and arid plains. It's populated by an immense array of birdlife. There are more than 800 species of birds here and the country's isolation from the rest of the world for millennia means that many of its birds are unique.

Deadly Australians
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Deadly Australians

Episode 1  |  Nat Geo  |  June 3, 2018
This program takes an up close look at the secret lives of Australia's most notorious, and sometimes little known, killers, including the world's most venomous snakes, deadly ...

This program takes an up close look at the secret lives of Australia's most notorious, and sometimes little known, killers, including the world's most venomous snakes, deadly jellyfish, monster crocs and venom-laden spiders.

Wild Birds of Australia
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Wild Birds of Australia: Emu

Episode 2  |  Animal Planet  |  June 18, 2018
Australia is a land of diverse and often extreme habitats, with vast expanses of wetlands, dense forests and arid plains. It's populated by an immense array of birdlife. There ...

Australia is a land of diverse and often extreme habitats, with vast expanses of wetlands, dense forests and arid plains. It's populated by an immense array of birdlife. There are more than 800 species of birds here and the country's isolation from the rest of the world for millennia means that many of its birds are unique.

I Bought My Own Rainforest
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I Bought My Own Rainforest

Season 1  |  Episode 3  |  SBS  |  October 29, 2014
Nine Months on and the project has hit rock-bottom. Unable to secure his land because of a squatter called Elias, Charlie had planned to evict him. But having now met his ...

Nine Months on and the project has hit rock-bottom. Unable to secure his land because of a squatter called Elias, Charlie had planned to evict him. But having now met his family and his disabled daughter, Heidi, Charlie is fast learning that any solution must also include this poor peasant family.

Return Of The Bible Plagues
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Return Of The Bible Plagues: Deadly Waters

Season 1  |  Episode 1  |  SBS  |  December 16, 2009
The bible called them plagues, but we call them natural disasters. They are actually one of the same. And the biblical plagues are coming back. The first episode examines the ...

The bible called them plagues, but we call them natural disasters. They are actually one of the same. And the biblical plagues are coming back. The first episode examines the first biblical plague of Egypt, the Nile waters turning into blood, and how the plague has returned in the form of toxic algal blooms. Each episode of this series analyses the individual biblical plague from a historical and theological perspective, and explains the connection to modern natural events.

Xploration Earth 2050
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Xploration Earth 2050: Future Of Robot Makers And Innovators

Season 1  |  Episode 27  |  BBC Knowledge  |  March 25, 2017
Robots are clearly part of our present, but what will become of them in the future? Will they help us? Or replace us? Will they be loyal to us and teach them values?

Robots are clearly part of our present, but what will become of them in the future? Will they help us? Or replace us? Will they be loyal to us and teach them values?

Weather Gone Viral
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Weather Gone Viral

Episode 4  |  Discovery Science  |  August 2, 2017
Great reporters always go the extra mile to get their story. But what happens when your beat is the craziest weather on earth?

Great reporters always go the extra mile to get their story. But what happens when your beat is the craziest weather on earth?

Xploration Earth 2050
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Xploration Earth 2050: Future Of Robots

Season 1  |  Episode 26  |  BBC Knowledge  |  March 18, 2017
Robot technology is moving so fast, its hard to determine where it's going. From robot co-workers, robot companions, and robotic teachers for kids, we explore the robot revolution.

Robot technology is moving so fast, its hard to determine where it's going. From robot co-workers, robot companions, and robotic teachers for kids, we explore the robot revolution.

Eye On China
21:58

Eye On China: Beijing Cheerleaders

Season 1  |  Episode 5  |  Discovery Channel  |  September 9, 2017
This program creates a unique opportunity for five creatives in the local filmmaking community to bring ideas they have been dreaming about to life.

This program creates a unique opportunity for five creatives in the local filmmaking community to bring ideas they have been dreaming about to life.

Planet Earth
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Planet Earth: The Future: Living Together

Season 1  |  Episode 3  |  BBC Knowledge  |  May 27, 2011
Right now, conservation is going through a major rethink and reassessment of what is the right way forward, bearing in mind the expanding human population. This film opens ...

Right now, conservation is going through a major rethink and reassessment of what is the right way forward, bearing in mind the expanding human population. This film opens with dramatic footage of humpback whales - a success story for conservation. The Save the Panda, Save the Whale and Save the Rainforest campaigns are still very familiar, too, but have we got anywhere? Narrated by Simon Poland. Narrated by Simon Poland.

The Blue Planet
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The Blue Planet: Tidal Seas

Season 1  |  Episode 7  |  Ten  |  April 27, 2013
Tides govern marine life. Tidal marshes are some of the most productive parts of the world. Numerous plants support numerous animals, yet life is not easy; predators are ...

Tides govern marine life. Tidal marshes are some of the most productive parts of the world. Numerous plants support numerous animals, yet life is not easy; predators are attracted to these enormous quantities of food, forcing animals to seek constant protection from attack. Relief comes with the crashing waves, as the tides flow once more. Between the tides, when the sands become depleted of food and air, the worms, clams and shrimps just endure the expected pause.

What's The Catch with Matthew Evans
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What's The Catch with Matthew Evans

Season 1  |  Episode 1  |  SBS  |  October 30, 2014
This provocative new documentary series, led by Matthew Evans, highlights the complex and sometimes shocking truth about Australia's seafood. It also launches a campaign ...

This provocative new documentary series, led by Matthew Evans, highlights the complex and sometimes shocking truth about Australia's seafood. It also launches a campaign around seafood labelling that will enable all Australians to make better choices when it comes to buying and consuming seafood.

Plastic Paradise: The Great Pacific Garbage Patch
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Plastic Paradise: The Great Pacific Garbage Patch

SBS2  |  June 2, 2016
Thousands of miles away from civilisation, Midway Atoll is in one of the most remote places on earth. Yet it's ground zero for The Great Pacific Garbage Patch, syphoning ...

Thousands of miles away from civilisation, Midway Atoll is in one of the most remote places on earth. Yet it's ground zero for The Great Pacific Garbage Patch, syphoning plastics from three distant continents. This indie documentary follows journalist/film maker Angela Sun as she travels to uncover this mysterious phenomenon, meeting scientists, researchers, influencers and volunteers who shed lights on the effects of our rabid plastic consumption.

Going Bush
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Going Bush

Season 2  |  Episode 2  |  SBS  |  February 12, 2010
In tonight's episode Cathy and Luke hunt down sand frogs that drink their own urine and start a fire with nothing but a bit of old wood and some combustible roo poo. Luke puts ...

In tonight's episode Cathy and Luke hunt down sand frogs that drink their own urine and start a fire with nothing but a bit of old wood and some combustible roo poo. Luke puts his new-found confidence to the test on the dance floor and Cathy tries some tongue-twisting rap with the kidz in the hood in Tennant Creek.

The Truth About Climate Change
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The Truth About Climate Change

SBS2  |  January 5, 2011
Can we really believe all the claims about climate change? In the wake of the final report into so-called 'Climategate' and the vicious row about the science behind climate ...

Can we really believe all the claims about climate change? In the wake of the final report into so-called 'Climategate' and the vicious row about the science behind climate change, this documentary goes back to basics to ask what we really know about our climate and how it will affect us, uncovering some surprising results.

Journey To The Earth's Core
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Journey To The Earth's Core

The History Channel  |  July 17, 2011
Every step we take, we walk over a fascinating world beneath our feet. What's there is not only a time machine of geologic history; it's a catalogue of multiple histories that ...

Every step we take, we walk over a fascinating world beneath our feet. What's there is not only a time machine of geologic history; it's a catalogue of multiple histories that tell the story of us and of our planet. Using the visual of a depth chart as a timeline of what has been buried and burrowed through over years, we'll pick the most engaging and unexpected stories across the world that cover examples of archaeology, technological achievement, natural history, anthropology, botany and geography in addition to geology.

Cane Toads: An Unnatural History
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Cane Toads: An Unnatural History

NITV  |  November 21, 2011
In one of the most bizarre biological blunders of all time, the cane toad was introduced to Australia to save the nation's cane crops from devastation. This humorous film ...

In one of the most bizarre biological blunders of all time, the cane toad was introduced to Australia to save the nation's cane crops from devastation. This humorous film takes a close look at these pests, now in plague proportions, and at how different people have responded to living down among the toads.

Xploration Earth 2050
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Xploration Earth 2050: Future Tech For Animals

Season 1  |  Episode 28  |  BBC Knowledge  |  April 1, 2017
A designer creates a novel invention for a pooch with a problem. Thousands of abandoned dogs in Detroit get help from 'above'. And a humble fish gets a robotic alter ego.

A designer creates a novel invention for a pooch with a problem. Thousands of abandoned dogs in Detroit get help from 'above'. And a humble fish gets a robotic alter ego.

Hugh's War on Waste
58:21

Hugh's War on Waste

Episode 3  |  Lifestyle Channel  |  February 23, 2017
Hugh's got two new massive corporate targets in his sights. This time he's taking on Amazon, for the amount of packaging it produces; and the coffee shop giants, Starbucks, ...

Hugh's got two new massive corporate targets in his sights. This time he's taking on Amazon, for the amount of packaging it produces; and the coffee shop giants, Starbucks, Costa, and Caffe Nero, for a recycling scandal that most of us never even knew existed.

Asteroids, sometimes called minor planets, are rocky remnants left over from the early formation of our solar system about 4.6 billion years ago. Find out how they reshaped the Earth here. (ACSSU115, ACSSU153, ACSSU180, ACSSU188)
Australia is home to more than one million species, many of which are found nowhere else in the world. Discover all about them in this playlist.
Living things have basic needs, including food and water and are important to us. Discover how to care for all types of living things in this curated playlist. (ACSSU002,ACSSU017,ACSSU211,VCSSU042)
Capture students’ interest and find out what they think they know about how living things, such as small animals. Make their playground experience more meaningful with this curated playlist. (ACSSU017,ACSSU211,VCSSU042,VCSSU043,VCSSU057)
Living things live in all different types of habitats. In this playlist, you'll learn what a habitat is and the different types of habitats there are, along with which animals reside in each of the habitats. (ACSSU044,ACSSU072,ACSSU073,ACSSU043,ACSSU094,VCSSU042,VCSSU043,VCSSU057)
Natural Disasters aren't fun to have around. Find out the science behind these geological and meteorological events and gain insights on what to do in tough situations through this selected playlist.
Natural Disasters aren't fun to have around. Find out the science behind these events as well as gain insights on what to do in tough situations through this selected playlist. (ACSSU096,VCSSU079,VCGGK095)
Australia is addressing climate change and ensuring energy security and affordability. Find out more about the effects of climate change and how it is impacting your life. ((ACHGK020,VCGGK110,VCGGK147)
Climate change is rapidly effecting our environment and our lives. Discover what is happening and how everyone can take part in making a difference. (ACHGK020,VCGGK096)
The theme of World Environment Day 2018 invites us all to consider how we can make changes in our everyday lives to reduce the impact on our environment. (VCGGK095,VCGGK096,VCGGK097)
Over the past 200 years many species of plants and animals have become extinct. Find out all about management and conservation measures are taken to save others from a similar fate.
Bees are actually really important and do more than just buzzing around. This week let's celebrate World Bee Day to help raise awareness on why bees are important for our ecosystem. (ACSSU073)
From making backyards safe for koala visitors to learning the life cycle of the echidna, introduce your class to the wonderful world of some of Australia's most unique wildlife.
Space inspires our greatest scientific and creative minds. Take to the stars with NASA, or hop aboard Millennium Falcon in the best of space fact and fiction. (ACSSU188,ACSSU189,VCSSU127,VCSSU128,VCSSU129)
Dive into the Great Barrier Reef with Attenborough, explore Kakadu's Mountford rock art, peek inside the micro-worlds of the Galapagos, and be awed by the Great Wall of China when exploring the world's heritage sites.
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