1553 was a turbulent year for Queen Mary. She successfully thwarted an uprising against her 'Spanish marriage' and in 1554, reluctantly approved the execution of her would-be replacement, Lady Jane Grey.
Michael Moore leads two injured victims of the Columbine shooting and a media pack to KMart's headquarters to deliver bags of 9mm bullets purchased at the store. A spokesperson announces the withdrawal of such ammunition from sale.
Pro-downhill mountain bikers Tegan Molloy and Jackson Frew talk about life as a pro, how they got started and what it takes to tackle these monster rides. Join Totally Wild as they take a sneak peek into this adrenaline-fuelled international sport.
Do you dream of sport? Are you an aspiring champion? Join these professional athletes as they prepare for the Rio Olympics. Watch Julian Wruck discuss his discus throw, and how to get better, Matthew Cameron explain the power behind wheelchair sprinting, and Carlee Beattie as she walks you through a professional long jumper's training regime.
The vastly varied environments on each of the Galapagos islands has led to animals that not only look different, but also behave very differently. Some species of the same animal behave in such an alien way to those on other islands, that they can no longer interbreed.
The movement of oceanic plates created the volcanic islands of the Galapagos as the plate moved over a volcanic hot spot. As the plate moved, it carried older islands away from the hot spot, gradually forming new environments for evolution.
Kellyn hits the gym and learns about the competitive world of rhythmic gymnastics, from the rope to the ribbon. Rhythmic gymnastics combines gymnastics, ballet, dance and one or two props, such as the ball, the hoop or the clubs. To complete a rhythmic routine, the gymnasts must use the entire floor and incorporate a range of pivots; leaps, balances and flexibility movements, all while handling the prop and making it look elegant!
Musician Archie Roach meets Jean Carter, who recounts the story about how she and her siblings were stolen from La Perouse, separated from her brothers and taken to Cootamundra Aboriginal Girls' Training Home.