Taste testing' Fraser Island's sand
1:55

Taste testing' Fraser Island's sand

Clip from Coast Australia

Geography

7-8
9-10
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Environmental scientist Jamie Shulmeister and Tim Flannery taste test the sand on Fraser Island, where grains of sand are different sizes according to the nutrients they contain.

Environmental scientist Jamie Shulmeister and Tim Flannery taste test the sand on Fraser Island, where grains of sand are different sizes according to the nutrients they contain.

How the Great Barrier Reef was formed
3:05

How the Great Barrier Reef was formed

Clip from The Great Barrier Reef

Geography

7-8
9-10
Classification: Parental GuidanceClassification: Parental Guidance
Karl Stefanovic explains how the Great Barrier Reef is a product of the Ice Age coming to an end and raising water levels 10,000 years ago.

Karl Stefanovic explains how the Great Barrier Reef is a product of the Ice Age coming to an end and raising water levels 10,000 years ago.

How earthquakes cause mega-tsunamis
3:11

How earthquakes cause mega-tsunamis

Clip from The World's Worst Disasters

Geography

9-10
11-12
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Computer animations reveal how earthquakes cause megatsunamis, as University College London's Bill McGuire explains why the giant tidal waves are so destructive.

Computer animations reveal how earthquakes cause megatsunamis, as University College London's Bill McGuire explains why the giant tidal waves are so destructive.

Cotton fields in Bangladesh
3:58

Cotton fields in Bangladesh

Clip from Reality Trip

Geography

7-8
9-10
Classification: Parental GuidanceClassification: Parental Guidance
The talent spend their first morning on the cotton fields of Bangladesh. They dress as the locals do and spend the morning picking cotton for Bangladesh's garment industry. ...

The talent spend their first morning on the cotton fields of Bangladesh. They dress as the locals do and spend the morning picking cotton for Bangladesh's garment industry. How much does the worker, Yasmin, earn a day? How does this compare to wages in Australia? How does it compare to the cost of a t-shirt in Australia? What are the conditions like for these workers?

Blue light vision of the reef
4:33

Blue light vision of the reef

Clip from Life on the Reef

Geography

5-6
Classification: Parental GuidanceClassification: Parental Guidance
This video has closed captioning
Underwater cinematography using blue light provides spectacular vision of the reef.

Underwater cinematography using blue light provides spectacular vision of the reef.

Impact of increased development on the reef
5:05

Impact of increased development on the reef

Clip from Life on the Reef

Geography

5-6
Classification: Parental GuidanceClassification: Parental Guidance
This video has closed captioning
The difficult balance of commerce and conservation plays out. Increased development and traffic puts the reef at risk.

The difficult balance of commerce and conservation plays out. Increased development and traffic puts the reef at risk.

The first expedition to Skull Rock
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The first expedition to Skull Rock

Clip from Coast Australia

Geography

7-8
9-10
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Neil Oliver joins the Melbourne Museum's Patrick Honan and Mark Norman on the first ever scientific expedition to Skull Rock, an isolated island in Bass Strait.

Neil Oliver joins the Melbourne Museum's Patrick Honan and Mark Norman on the first ever scientific expedition to Skull Rock, an isolated island in Bass Strait.

Myall Creek Massacre 1838  Clip 6:12mins
6:12

Myall Creek Massacre 1838 Clip 6:12mins

Clip from Tony Robinson Explores Australia

Geography

9-10
Classification: Parental GuidanceClassification: Parental Guidance
From Tony Robinson Explores Australia EUREKA 29 unnamed Indigenous Australians were killed by European Settlers on 10 June 1838

From Tony Robinson Explores Australia EUREKA 29 unnamed Indigenous Australians were killed by European Settlers on 10 June 1838

Increasing storm activity & the impact on the reef
6:37

Increasing storm activity & the impact on the reef

Clip from Life on the Reef

Geography

5-6
Classification: Parental GuidanceClassification: Parental Guidance
This video has closed captioning
Cyclone Ita and its impact on the reef.Cyclones have always been part of life here. But with the frequency of destructive storms

Cyclone Ita and its impact on the reef.Cyclones have always been part of life here. But with the frequency of destructive storms

Thomas Mitchell and the Hentys
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Thomas Mitchell and the Hentys

Clip from Tony Robinson Explores Australia

Geography

9-10
Classification: Parental GuidanceClassification: Parental Guidance
Tony Robinson visits the Henty settlement that surveyor Thomas Mitchell stumbled upon in 1835 to the surprise of authorities.

Tony Robinson visits the Henty settlement that surveyor Thomas Mitchell stumbled upon in 1835 to the surprise of authorities.

How tsunamis are formed and are detected
8:24

How tsunamis are formed and are detected

Clip from The World's Worst Disasters

Geography

9-10
11-12
Classification: Parental GuidanceClassification: Parental Guidance
Archival footage of a tsunamis hitting land feature in this clip that explains what the giant tidal waves are and how scientists detect them.

Archival footage of a tsunamis hitting land feature in this clip that explains what the giant tidal waves are and how scientists detect them.

Burke and Wills expedition
8:27

Burke and Wills expedition

Clip from Tony Robinson Explores Australia

Geography

9-10
Classification: Parental GuidanceClassification: Parental Guidance
Tony Robinson retraces Robert O'Hara Burke and William John Wills' 1860-61 expedition to explore inland Australia.

Tony Robinson retraces Robert O'Hara Burke and William John Wills' 1860-61 expedition to explore inland Australia.

Planet Earth: The Making Of
8:37

Planet Earth: The Making Of

Season 1 Episode 4 BBC Earth January 19, 2020

Earth and environment

Geography

Media arts

9-10
11-12
Classification: Parental GuidanceClassification: Parental Guidance
A behind-the-scenes look of the epic natural history series that celebrates our planet in all its glory.

A behind-the-scenes look of the epic natural history series that celebrates our planet in all its glory.

The Hunt: The Making Of
8:59

The Hunt: The Making Of

Season 1 Episode 3 BBC Earth May 24, 2020

Earth and environment

Media arts

Geography

9-10
11-12
Classification: Parental GuidanceClassification: Parental Guidance
To film predators as never before, the crew must get inside their world.

To film predators as never before, the crew must get inside their world.

The Hunt: The Making Of
9:04

The Hunt: The Making Of

Season 1 Episode 2 BBC Earth May 24, 2020

Earth and environment

Media arts

Geography

9-10
11-12
Classification: Parental GuidanceClassification: Parental Guidance
To film predators as never before, the crew must get inside their world.

To film predators as never before, the crew must get inside their world.

The Hunt: The Making Of
9:13

The Hunt: The Making Of

Season 1 Episode 4 BBC Earth May 24, 2020

Earth and environment

Media arts

Geography

9-10
11-12
Classification: Parental GuidanceClassification: Parental Guidance
To film predators as never before, the crew must get inside their world.

To film predators as never before, the crew must get inside their world.

The Hunt: The Making Of
9:17

The Hunt: The Making Of

Season 1 Episode 6 BBC Earth May 25, 2020

Earth and environment

Media arts

Geography

9-10
11-12
Classification: Parental GuidanceClassification: Parental Guidance
To film predators as never before, the crew must get inside their world.

To film predators as never before, the crew must get inside their world.

The Hunt: The Making Of
9:20

The Hunt: The Making Of

Season 1 Episode 5 BBC Earth May 28, 2020

Earth and environment

Media arts

Geography

9-10
11-12
Classification: Parental GuidanceClassification: Parental Guidance
To film predators as never before, the crew must get inside their world.

To film predators as never before, the crew must get inside their world.