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Heart rate change in a stunt plane
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Heart rate change in a stunt plane

Clip from Don't Die Young
Dr Alice Roberts gives us a reallife example of how the heart jumps into action when we are excited or stressed, when she goes for a joy ride in a plane.

Dr Alice Roberts gives us a reallife example of how the heart jumps into action when we are excited or stressed, when she goes for a joy ride in a plane.

A look at a thermometer and going to the beach
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A look at a thermometer and going to the beach

Clip from Play School
Justine demonstrates how a thermometer works and sings a song about going to the beach. The clip finishes with a look at people at the beach through the windows.

Justine demonstrates how a thermometer works and sings a song about going to the beach. The clip finishes with a look at people at the beach through the windows.

Kakadu's Mountford songline rock art
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Kakadu's Mountford songline rock art

Kakadu National Park tour guide Trevor Wie takes Ernie Dingo to the Mountford rock art site in Arnhem Land and interprets the songlines.

Kakadu National Park tour guide Trevor Wie takes Ernie Dingo to the Mountford rock art site in Arnhem Land and interprets the songlines.

Using the computer to create a newspaper
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Using the computer to create a newspaper

Clip from Play School
Justine show the process of using the computer to create newspaper and Andrew sends photos and stories from the mobile phone.

Justine show the process of using the computer to create newspaper and Andrew sends photos and stories from the mobile phone.

How baby dolphins are born
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How baby dolphins are born

Clip from Totally Wild
Ella Germein meets the dolphins at Tangalooma Island Resort to learn how they are birthed and when it's okay to interact with the mammals.

Ella Germein meets the dolphins at Tangalooma Island Resort to learn how they are birthed and when it's okay to interact with the mammals.

Doomsday Christian training in Arkansas
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Doomsday Christian training in Arkansas

Shaun Micallef attends a training camp in Arkansas attended by bornagain Christians preparing for Armageddon prophesied by the Book of Revelation.

Shaun Micallef attends a training camp in Arkansas attended by bornagain Christians preparing for Armageddon prophesied by the Book of Revelation.

Psychic surgery and John of God
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Psychic surgery and John of God

Shaun Micallef meets a Canadian man who has had a successful psychic surgery performed on him by John of God.

Shaun Micallef meets a Canadian man who has had a successful psychic surgery performed on him by John of God.

Australian callisthenics explained
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Australian callisthenics explained

Clip from Totally Wild
Emma Ralph tries her hand at callisthenics and learns from members of the Highbury Calisthenics club what they like about the competitive performing art.

Emma Ralph tries her hand at callisthenics and learns from members of the Highbury Calisthenics club what they like about the competitive performing art.

DIY detecting iron in cereal
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DIY detecting iron in cereal

Clip from Scope
Junior scientist Tom demonstrates how to detect the mineral iron in cereal, using a blender and a magnet.

Junior scientist Tom demonstrates how to detect the mineral iron in cereal, using a blender and a magnet.

Uranus' Miranda moon
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Uranus' Miranda moon

Scientists discuss the discovery of Uranus' moon, the half finished Miranda, and describe some if its unique characteristics.

Scientists discuss the discovery of Uranus' moon, the half finished Miranda, and describe some if its unique characteristics.

Boo comes to the rescue
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Boo comes to the rescue

The reclusive Boo Radley saves the Finch kids from Bob Ewell, teaching Scout to judge people by actions not reputation.

The reclusive Boo Radley saves the Finch kids from Bob Ewell, teaching Scout to judge people by actions not reputation.

Giving a horse an ultrasound and X-ray
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Giving a horse an ultrasound and X-ray

Clip from Totally Wild
Frank Low shows Kellyn Morris how vets diagnose health problems with horses using ultrasounds and Xrays.

Frank Low shows Kellyn Morris how vets diagnose health problems with horses using ultrasounds and Xrays.

Taking a gander at geese
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Taking a gander at geese

Clip from Totally Wild
Andre Meyer describes how to care for young geese and tell the difference between males and females, in a report where Ella employs many gooserelated cliches and idioms.

Andre Meyer describes how to care for young geese and tell the difference between males and females, in a report where Ella employs many gooserelated cliches and idioms.

How to saddle up a horse
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How to saddle up a horse

Clip from Totally Wild
Totally Wild learns how to saddle a horse from Jess at the McIntyre Centre riding school.

Totally Wild learns how to saddle a horse from Jess at the McIntyre Centre riding school.

Tilly remembers bully's death
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Tilly remembers bully's death

Clip from The Dressmaker
Teddy drags Tilly around the side of the school house to help her remember what happened on the day Stewart died.

Teddy drags Tilly around the side of the school house to help her remember what happened on the day Stewart died.

Sacrificing identity to fit in
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Sacrificing identity to fit in

Clip from The Dressmaker
Molly criticises Tilly for working too hard to impress other people in the town and suggests she'll never be accepted by the community.

Molly criticises Tilly for working too hard to impress other people in the town and suggests she'll never be accepted by the community.

Bureaucracy and presidential power
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Bureaucracy and presidential power

Arthur, Ford and Zaphod must negotiate the Vogon bureaucracy to save Trillion from execution, in a critique of presidential powers.

Arthur, Ford and Zaphod must negotiate the Vogon bureaucracy to save Trillion from execution, in a critique of presidential powers.

The meaning of life
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The meaning of life

Deep Thought reveals the answer to life, the university and everything, which only raises greater questions.

Deep Thought reveals the answer to life, the university and everything, which only raises greater questions.

Oozma Kappa visits Monsters Inc
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Oozma Kappa visits Monsters Inc

Mike takes the team on a secret visit to Monsters, Inc to build their spirits but they are spotted by security.

Mike takes the team on a secret visit to Monsters, Inc to build their spirits but they are spotted by security.

Growing replacement body parts
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Growing replacement body parts

Clip from Behind The News
Behind The News learns that scientists are developing ways to grow replacement body parts from human cells, including a new bladder for Luke, a man with spina bifida.

Behind The News learns that scientists are developing ways to grow replacement body parts from human cells, including a new bladder for Luke, a man with spina bifida.

Are 'mindfulness' videos just a fad?
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Are 'mindfulness' videos just a fad?

Videos that promise to help us relax and manage anxiety and depression are all over YouTube these days. But does this 'mindfulness' meditation trend hold any weight?

Videos that promise to help us relax and manage anxiety and depression are all over YouTube these days. But does this 'mindfulness' meditation trend hold any weight?

Meningitis - signs and symptoms
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Meningitis - signs and symptoms

Is it a disease that can strike anyone and be passed on easily. Some teenagers who survived meningitis describe it, plus a team of doctors explain the symptoms and treatments.

Is it a disease that can strike anyone and be passed on easily. Some teenagers who survived meningitis describe it, plus a team of doctors explain the symptoms and treatments.

Google captures Uluru for Street View
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Google captures Uluru for Street View

Clip from Behind the News
Reporter Sowaibah Hanifie explains the significance of Uluru to Indigenous Australians and describes Google's project to provide an interactive tour on Street View of the ...

Reporter Sowaibah Hanifie explains the significance of Uluru to Indigenous Australians and describes Google's project to provide an interactive tour on Street View of the inselberg.

The Paris Agreement and climate change
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The Paris Agreement and climate change

Clip from Behind the News
Reporter Matt Holbrook explains what the 2016 Paris Agreement under the United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change is and the significance of the US withdrawing ...

Reporter Matt Holbrook explains what the 2016 Paris Agreement under the United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change is and the significance of the US withdrawing from the treaty.

Playing AFL
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Playing AFL

Clip from Totally Wild
AFL is a tough sport. Here we join an elite team to find out just how hard it is.

AFL is a tough sport. Here we join an elite team to find out just how hard it is.

Dinosaurs fossils of Australia
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Dinosaurs fossils of Australia

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A palaeontologist tells us all about the different dinosaur fossils unearthed in Australia, from massive predators to cute herbivores.

A palaeontologist tells us all about the different dinosaur fossils unearthed in Australia, from massive predators to cute herbivores.

Nicholas II appeases revolutionaries
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Nicholas II appeases revolutionaries

Nicholas II appeases revolutionaries with a Duma before reverting to autocracy.

Nicholas II appeases revolutionaries with a Duma before reverting to autocracy.

Protecting and conserving bats
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Protecting and conserving bats

Clip from Totally Wild
Visit the caves of Mt Etna to learn about ghost bats and bent-wing bats and find out what is being done to protect them.

Visit the caves of Mt Etna to learn about ghost bats and bent-wing bats and find out what is being done to protect them.

Evacuating a town before a flood
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Evacuating a town before a flood

Clip from Behind The News
Behind The News explains how and why places are evacuated ahead of a flood, why they are necessary to keep people safe, and how authorities prepare for them.

Behind The News explains how and why places are evacuated ahead of a flood, why they are necessary to keep people safe, and how authorities prepare for them.

Josie's cultural cringe
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Josie's cultural cringe

Josie Alibrandi's internal monologue on Tomato Day introduces the Italian culture she resents, her hopes for the future, and her rejection of the idea her past determines her ...

Josie Alibrandi's internal monologue on Tomato Day introduces the Italian culture she resents, her hopes for the future, and her rejection of the idea her past determines her destiny.

The effects of bushfires
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The effects of bushfires

Clip from Scope
University of Melbourne ecologist Tina Bell examines the disastrous effects of bushfires in Australia and what fuels them, but also why they're also an essential part of the ...

University of Melbourne ecologist Tina Bell examines the disastrous effects of bushfires in Australia and what fuels them, but also why they're also an essential part of the ecology.

Funnel-web spider venom treats strokes
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Funnel-web spider venom treats strokes

Clip from Scope
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The University of Queensland's Glenn King explains how molecules collected from funnel-web spider venom can be used in drugs to treat strokes in humans.

The University of Queensland's Glenn King explains how molecules collected from funnel-web spider venom can be used in drugs to treat strokes in humans.

Making a storm in a bottle
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Making a storm in a bottle

Clip from Scope
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Talia from the Double Helix Science Club shows how to create a storm in a bottle, with soap containing gylcol stearate, demonstrating laminar flow.

Talia from the Double Helix Science Club shows how to create a storm in a bottle, with soap containing gylcol stearate, demonstrating laminar flow.

The asteroid that wiped out the dinosaurs
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The asteroid that wiped out the dinosaurs

Clip from Catastrophe
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What would it have been like to have witnessed the asteroid impact that wiped out the dinosaurs?

What would it have been like to have witnessed the asteroid impact that wiped out the dinosaurs?

Introducing Whoville and The Grinch
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Introducing Whoville and The Grinch

Opening sequence of the movie shows the spectacular set design used for Whoville and introduces the Grinch character, whose heart is two sizes too small.

Opening sequence of the movie shows the spectacular set design used for Whoville and introduces the Grinch character, whose heart is two sizes too small.

Reading Mr Gumpy's Motor Car
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Reading Mr Gumpy's Motor Car

Clip from Play School
Andrew reads Mr Gumpy's Motor Car by John Birmingham.

Andrew reads Mr Gumpy's Motor Car by John Birmingham.

Medical evacuations with the RAAF
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Medical evacuations with the RAAF

Clip from Scope
The Royal Australian Air Force's aeromedical evacuation squadron demonstrates how they prepare for and evacuate patients in medical emergencies.

The Royal Australian Air Force's aeromedical evacuation squadron demonstrates how they prepare for and evacuate patients in medical emergencies.

Vegetable shopping at the market
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Vegetable shopping at the market

Clip from Play School
We go shopping for vegetables at a Chinese market, through the Play School windows.

We go shopping for vegetables at a Chinese market, through the Play School windows.

Entertaining an orangutan
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Entertaining an orangutan

Clip from Totally Wild
Meet an orangutan at the zoo and find out how keepers entertain him for the day. Also discover why they need protecting.

Meet an orangutan at the zoo and find out how keepers entertain him for the day. Also discover why they need protecting.

What exactly are volcanoes and why do they form?
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What exactly are volcanoes and why do they form?

Clip from Understanding
Graphics explain what a volcano is, why they form in certain places on the earth and how plate tectonics are involved.

Graphics explain what a volcano is, why they form in certain places on the earth and how plate tectonics are involved.

Dinosaurs at the museum
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Dinosaurs at the museum

Clip from Play School
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Look through the windows to see the dinosaurs at the museum

Look through the windows to see the dinosaurs at the museum

The origin of Listen To The News
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The origin of Listen To The News

Jimmy Chi and other members of Kuckles reveal how Listen To The News was written in the context of the Noonkanbah mining protests.

Jimmy Chi and other members of Kuckles reveal how Listen To The News was written in the context of the Noonkanbah mining protests.

Why was the Great Wall of China built?
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Why was the Great Wall of China built?

Clip from The Time Compass
This fascinating animation explains the reason China's first emperor built the Great Wall - and also why he was buried with an immense terracotta army.

This fascinating animation explains the reason China's first emperor built the Great Wall - and also why he was buried with an immense terracotta army.

Multiplication activities and examples
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Multiplication activities and examples

Clip from Numbers Count
Real life examples teach us how to count groups of numbers - the secret to multiplication.

Real life examples teach us how to count groups of numbers - the secret to multiplication.

Trump tweets CNN 'bashing' GIF
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Trump tweets CNN 'bashing' GIF

Clip from Media Watch
Did the GIF that Donald Trump retweeted, showing a fake Trump beating on CNN, encourage violence against reporters? Good class discussion.

Did the GIF that Donald Trump retweeted, showing a fake Trump beating on CNN, encourage violence against reporters? Good class discussion.

Space race explained for kids
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Space race explained for kids

Clip from History Hunters
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A kid's guide to how the space race unfolded, plus a look at the relative sizes of planets - using fruit!

A kid's guide to how the space race unfolded, plus a look at the relative sizes of planets - using fruit!

Book reading - A New House for Little Mouse
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Book reading - A New House for Little Mouse

Clip from Play School
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Rhys from Play School reads a book about problem solving, involving a mouse and an apple.

Rhys from Play School reads a book about problem solving, involving a mouse and an apple.

Handprint birthday cake
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Handprint birthday cake

Clip from Play School
Rhys creates a birthday cake picture using a hand print.

Rhys creates a birthday cake picture using a hand print.

Learning the skills of a farrier
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Learning the skills of a farrier

Clip from Totally Wild
Join Duane as he discovers what it takes become a farrier

Join Duane as he discovers what it takes become a farrier

The science of magic
3:36

The science of magic

Clip from Totally Wild
A look at the science behind magic tricks

A look at the science behind magic tricks

What is contemporary dance?
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What is contemporary dance?

Clip from Totally Wild
Join a contemporary dance group as they prepare for a performance and find out what the style of dance involves.

Join a contemporary dance group as they prepare for a performance and find out what the style of dance involves.

Life in a Victorian slum - work (part 2)
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Life in a Victorian slum - work (part 2)

After a full day working like Victorians, modern families experience the pain and uncertainty of working like in 1886 London.

After a full day working like Victorians, modern families experience the pain and uncertainty of working like in 1886 London.

Lebanese react to Here Come the Habibs
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Lebanese react to Here Come the Habibs

Clip from The Feed
It might be a hit comedy for Nine, but Lebanese audience don't seem so keen on the Habibs - as The feed found out with their parody Wogglebox segment.

It might be a hit comedy for Nine, but Lebanese audience don't seem so keen on the Habibs - as The feed found out with their parody Wogglebox segment.

Mysterious Inca accounting and mathematics
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Mysterious Inca accounting and mathematics

Clip from The Time Compass
With such a huge empire the Incas needed to keep accounts - but their methods were mysterious and similar to modern computing.

With such a huge empire the Incas needed to keep accounts - but their methods were mysterious and similar to modern computing.

Inequality and hard living in Victorian London
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Inequality and hard living in Victorian London

In the slums of London, people needed to 'pad out' their food with chalk and sand to make it last. But food wasn't the only hardship.

In the slums of London, people needed to 'pad out' their food with chalk and sand to make it last. But food wasn't the only hardship.

Who were the Mayas and where did they live?
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Who were the Mayas and where did they live?

Clip from The Time Compass
A fascinating and advanced civilisation that was established around 400 BC - the Mayas were unknown to the ancient Greeks, who had a civilisation across the Atlantic.

A fascinating and advanced civilisation that was established around 400 BC - the Mayas were unknown to the ancient Greeks, who had a civilisation across the Atlantic.

Making a savoury omelette
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Making a savoury omelette

Clip from Sally and Possum
Learn how to make a savoury omelette with Sally and Possum.

Learn how to make a savoury omelette with Sally and Possum.

Amazingly advanced Mayan mathematics
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Amazingly advanced Mayan mathematics

Clip from The Time Compass
The Mayans were possibly the first civilisation to use 'zero' as a number and as a concept.

The Mayans were possibly the first civilisation to use 'zero' as a number and as a concept.

Why did the Mayans disappear?
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Why did the Mayans disappear?

Clip from The Time Compass
Was it internal wars, drought, or the arrival of the Spanish that brought about the mysterious end to the Mayas?

Was it internal wars, drought, or the arrival of the Spanish that brought about the mysterious end to the Mayas?

Epic fail: China's 'mega bus'
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Epic fail: China's 'mega bus'

Clip from The Feed
July 5 2017. Plans to build a traffic-straddling mega bus in China have come undone amidst claims the whole project was just a scam.

July 5 2017. Plans to build a traffic-straddling mega bus in China have come undone amidst claims the whole project was just a scam.

Introduction to robotic engineering
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Introduction to robotic engineering

Clip from Scope
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Engineers Anna and Wilson demonstrate some of the robots they have built with Robogals, a charity that encourages girls to study engineering.

Engineers Anna and Wilson demonstrate some of the robots they have built with Robogals, a charity that encourages girls to study engineering.

Studying seagrass on the ocean floor
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Studying seagrass on the ocean floor

Clip from Scope
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Marine researcher Sheridan Rabbitt reveals the role seagrass plays in an ecosystem, demonstrates how researchers study the health of seagrass beds, and explains why the ...

Marine researcher Sheridan Rabbitt reveals the role seagrass plays in an ecosystem, demonstrates how researchers study the health of seagrass beds, and explains why the underwater meadows are important to humans on land.

Cigarette companies target Indonesia's children
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Cigarette companies target Indonesia's children

Clip from VICE
With tighter controls on cigarette advertising in the West, the big companies are now setting their sights on Asia.

With tighter controls on cigarette advertising in the West, the big companies are now setting their sights on Asia.

Rowing performance technologies
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Rowing performance technologies

Clip from Scope
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Rowing coach Bill Tait reveals some of the technology the Victorian Institute of Sport is using to monitor the performance of rowers, including a GPS, rowing computer, ...

Rowing coach Bill Tait reveals some of the technology the Victorian Institute of Sport is using to monitor the performance of rowers, including a GPS, rowing computer, biomechanics box, heart rate monitor and a camera.

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