Dara O'Briain's School of Hard Sums
29:17

Dara O'Briain's School of Hard Sums

Season 1 Episode 4 SBS2 June 11, 2015

Mathematics

7-8
9-10
Classification: Parental GuidanceClassification: Parental Guidance
Guest Comedian Alex Horne pits common sense against Dara's big maths brain as they battle it out to solve real life problems. Professor Marcus Du Sautoy sets the questions. ...

Guest Comedian Alex Horne pits common sense against Dara's big maths brain as they battle it out to solve real life problems. Professor Marcus Du Sautoy sets the questions. Today's theme is, 'Location, Location... Maths'.

Dara O'Briain's School of Hard Sums
29:13

Dara O'Briain's School of Hard Sums

Season 1 Episode 7 SBS2 July 2, 2015

Mathematics

7-8
9-10
Classification: Parental GuidanceClassification: Parental Guidance
Guest Comedian Andi Osho pits common sense against Dara's big maths brain as they battle it out to solve real life problems. Professor Marcus Du Sautoy sets the questions. ...

Guest Comedian Andi Osho pits common sense against Dara's big maths brain as they battle it out to solve real life problems. Professor Marcus Du Sautoy sets the questions. Today's theme is, 'You can't argue with logic'.

Dara O'Briain's School of Hard Sums
29:11

Dara O'Briain's School of Hard Sums

Season 1 Episode 2 SBS2 May 28, 2015

Mathematics

7-8
9-10
Classification: Parental GuidanceClassification: Parental Guidance
Guest Comedian David O'Doherty pits common sense against Dara's big maths brain as they battle it out to solve real life problems. Professor Marcus Du Sautoy sets the ...

Guest Comedian David O'Doherty pits common sense against Dara's big maths brain as they battle it out to solve real life problems. Professor Marcus Du Sautoy sets the questions. Today's theme is, 'Positions, and how maths can help you find the best ones'.

Dara O'Briain's School of Hard Sums
29:02

Dara O'Briain's School of Hard Sums

Season 1 Episode 6 SBS2 June 25, 2015

Mathematics

7-8
9-10
Classification: Parental GuidanceClassification: Parental Guidance
Guest Comedian Simon Evans pits common sense against Dara's big maths brain as they battle it out to solve real life problems. Professor Marcus Du Sautoy sets the questions. ...

Guest Comedian Simon Evans pits common sense against Dara's big maths brain as they battle it out to solve real life problems. Professor Marcus Du Sautoy sets the questions. Today's theme is, 'Finding your way'.

Dara O'Briain's School of Hard Sums
28:52

Dara O'Briain's School of Hard Sums

Season 1 Episode 5 SBS2 June 18, 2015

Mathematics

7-8
9-10
Classification: Parental GuidanceClassification: Parental Guidance
Guest Comedian Jason Byrne pits common sense against Dara's big maths brain as they battle it out to solve real life problems. Professor Marcus Du Sautoy sets the questions. ...

Guest Comedian Jason Byrne pits common sense against Dara's big maths brain as they battle it out to solve real life problems. Professor Marcus Du Sautoy sets the questions. Today's theme is, 'How maths can stop you getting screwed'.

Dara O'Briain's School of Hard Sums
28:28

Dara O'Briain's School of Hard Sums

Season 1 Episode 1 SBS2 May 21, 2015

Mathematics

7-8
9-10
Classification: Parental GuidanceClassification: Parental Guidance
Dara O'Briain's School of Hard Sums is a classic battle of brain versus brawn. And two university maths students also compete against Dara, to keep him on his toes. Which ...

Dara O'Briain's School of Hard Sums is a classic battle of brain versus brawn. And two university maths students also compete against Dara, to keep him on his toes. Which method will triumph? Fiendish real world science problems are tackled in studio in two very different ways - rather brainy maths and rather less brainy trial and error.

The Numbers Game
22:08

The Numbers Game: Could You Be A Hero?

Season 2 Episode 3 National Geographic April 18, 2014

Science

Mathematics

Personal and social capability

Critical thinking

7-8
9-10
Classification: Parental GuidanceClassification: Parental Guidance
You're going to learn what it takes to be a hero, how to hone two vital heroic skills, and how to control your body's hero chemical in order to be ready whenever duty calls.

You're going to learn what it takes to be a hero, how to hone two vital heroic skills, and how to control your body's hero chemical in order to be ready whenever duty calls.

The Numbers Game
22:07

The Numbers Game: Could You Survive A Zombie Apocalypse?

Season 2 Episode 11 National Geographic May 25, 2014

Science

Mathematics

Personal and social capability

Critical thinking

7-8
9-10
Classification: Parental GuidanceClassification: Parental Guidance
Whether you're facing the end of the world, a zombie apocalypse or a blackout, data scientist Jake Porway has the numbers you need to survive any disaster.

Whether you're facing the end of the world, a zombie apocalypse or a blackout, data scientist Jake Porway has the numbers you need to survive any disaster.

The Numbers Game
22:07

The Numbers Game: How To Get What You Want

Season 2 Episode 12 National Geographic May 25, 2014

Science

Mathematics

Personal and social capability

Critical thinking

7-8
9-10
Classification: Parental GuidanceClassification: Parental Guidance
Ever wondered why some people seem naturally convincing? Data scientist Jake Porway reveals the secrets persuasive people use to talk their way out of trouble and into triumph.

Ever wondered why some people seem naturally convincing? Data scientist Jake Porway reveals the secrets persuasive people use to talk their way out of trouble and into triumph.

The Numbers Game
22:07

The Numbers Game: Could You Be The Boss?

Season 2 Episode 6 National Geographic April 29, 2014

Science

Mathematics

Personal and social capability

Critical thinking

7-8
9-10
Classification: Parental GuidanceClassification: Parental Guidance
Data scientist Jake Porway might not make you a multibillionaire, but he will give you the lowdown on how to pick the perfect team and lead them to victory.

Data scientist Jake Porway might not make you a multibillionaire, but he will give you the lowdown on how to pick the perfect team and lead them to victory.

The Numbers Game
22:07

The Numbers Game: How Tough Are You?

Season 2 Episode 1 National Geographic April 22, 2014

Science

Mathematics

Personal and social capability

Critical thinking

7-8
9-10
Classification: Parental GuidanceClassification: Parental Guidance
Are you a strong person, both physically and mentally? Data scientist Jake Porway is tackling life's most daunting topics and revealing the surprising science behind them.

Are you a strong person, both physically and mentally? Data scientist Jake Porway is tackling life's most daunting topics and revealing the surprising science behind them.

The Numbers Game
22:06

The Numbers Game: Are You A Sucker?

Season 2 Episode 2 National Geographic April 22, 2014

Science

Mathematics

Personal and social capability

Critical thinking

7-8
9-10
Classification: Parental GuidanceClassification: Parental Guidance
Worried you might be gullible? Data scientist Jake Porway is going to show you how to dodge the double-crosses and spot the scams.

Worried you might be gullible? Data scientist Jake Porway is going to show you how to dodge the double-crosses and spot the scams.

The Numbers Game
22:06

The Numbers Game: Do You Live On The Edge?

Season 2 Episode 4 National Geographic May 5, 2014

Science

Mathematics

Personal and social capability

Critical thinking

7-8
9-10
Classification: Parental GuidanceClassification: Parental Guidance
You make 70 conscious decisions in an average day. And if one of those decisions is to jump out of an airplane or ride a motorcycle, you might just be a daredevil.

You make 70 conscious decisions in an average day. And if one of those decisions is to jump out of an airplane or ride a motorcycle, you might just be a daredevil.

The Numbers Game
22:06

The Numbers Game: Can Cracking Codes Change Your Life?

Season 2 Episode 10 National Geographic May 12, 2014

Science

Mathematics

Personal and social capability

Critical thinking

7-8
9-10
Classification: Parental GuidanceClassification: Parental Guidance
National Treasure, The Da Vinci Code, Indiana Jones - what do these movies have in common? All require their heroes to solve intricate puzzles to find the treasure and save ...

National Treasure, The Da Vinci Code, Indiana Jones - what do these movies have in common? All require their heroes to solve intricate puzzles to find the treasure and save the day.

The Numbers Game
22:06

The Numbers Game: Are You Desirable?

Season 2 Episode 8 National Geographic May 5, 2014

Science

Mathematics

Personal and social capability

Critical thinking

7-8
9-10
Classification: Parental GuidanceClassification: Parental Guidance
Did you know there's one thing that makes you more desirable? And a single accessory that can make you appear smarter? Learn the tools to physical and social desirability.

Did you know there's one thing that makes you more desirable? And a single accessory that can make you appear smarter? Learn the tools to physical and social desirability.

The Numbers Game
22:06

The Numbers Game: Are You Superstitious?

Season 2 Episode 5 National Geographic April 29, 2014

Science

Mathematics

Personal and social capability

Critical thinking

7-8
9-10
Classification: Parental GuidanceClassification: Parental Guidance
Whether you regularly knock on wood or occasionally wear a lucky hat, superstition may be influencing your life in more ways than you know.

Whether you regularly knock on wood or occasionally wear a lucky hat, superstition may be influencing your life in more ways than you know.

The Numbers Game
22:06

The Numbers Game: Are You A Jerk?

Season 2 Episode 9 National Geographic May 12, 2014

Science

Mathematics

Personal and social capability

Critical thinking

7-8
9-10
Classification: Parental GuidanceClassification: Parental Guidance
Did you know that being a jerk could earn you nearly $10,000? Data scientist Jake Porway reveals how to tap into the benefits of being a jerk without making a long list of enemies.

Did you know that being a jerk could earn you nearly $10,000? Data scientist Jake Porway reveals how to tap into the benefits of being a jerk without making a long list of enemies.

Against All Odds: Inside Statistics
13:25

Against All Odds: Inside Statistics: The Question of Causation

ABC Me November 27, 2017

Mathematics

7-8
9-10
Classification: Parental GuidanceClassification: Parental Guidance
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This historical story describes how researchers untangled the relationship between smoking and lung cancer.

This historical story describes how researchers untangled the relationship between smoking and lung cancer.