Bernice looks at black carbon in the snow of the Himalayas
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Bernice looks at black carbon in the snow of the Himalayas

Clip from The Tipping Points

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Bernice is shocked to see black specks in the snow of The Himalayas, that has potentially come from sea level industrial pollution.

Bernice is shocked to see black specks in the snow of The Himalayas, that has potentially come from sea level industrial pollution.

Poverty, migration and Jimmy Barnes
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Poverty, migration and Jimmy Barnes

Clip from Jimmy Barnes: Working Class Boy

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Jimmy Barnes explains why his parents relocated their family from Scotland to Australia, revealing the "official" reason as well as the context of poverty, alcohol and ...

Jimmy Barnes explains why his parents relocated their family from Scotland to Australia, revealing the "official" reason as well as the context of poverty, alcohol and violence in which the decision was made.

Illegal trade in Sulawesi
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Illegal trade in Sulawesi

Clip from Dateline

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Discover the illegal trade of distinct and protected wildlife butterflies as a part of Sulawesi's extinction business.

Discover the illegal trade of distinct and protected wildlife butterflies as a part of Sulawesi's extinction business.

Poverty, migration and Jimmy Barnes
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Poverty, migration and Jimmy Barnes

Clip from Jimmy Barnes: Working Class Boy

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Jimmy Barnes explains why his parents relocated their family from Scotland to Australia, revealing the "official" reason as well as the context of poverty, alcohol and ...

Jimmy Barnes explains why his parents relocated their family from Scotland to Australia, revealing the "official" reason as well as the context of poverty, alcohol and violence in which the decision was made.

How earthquakes cause mega-tsunamis
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How earthquakes cause mega-tsunamis

Clip from The World's Worst Disasters

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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.

Climate scientist measures ice melt
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Climate scientist measures ice melt

Clip from The Tipping Points

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Bernice travels high up the mountain with a climate scientist to see how he is using high tech instruments to measure the composition of materials on the ground and how much ...

Bernice travels high up the mountain with a climate scientist to see how he is using high tech instruments to measure the composition of materials on the ground and how much the ice is melting.

Glacier lakes and the dangers of them bursting
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Glacier lakes and the dangers of them bursting

Clip from The Tipping Points

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The climate scientists are measuring the thickness of the ice on top of the Himalayan glacier lakes. In this clip we also see some shocking footage of a flood caused by a ...

The climate scientists are measuring the thickness of the ice on top of the Himalayan glacier lakes. In this clip we also see some shocking footage of a flood caused by a glacier lake outburst that killed dozens of villagers with no warning whatsoever. The concern is that climate change may cause more of these devastating floods.

The migration centre and the lion
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The migration centre and the lion

Clip from Jimmy Barnes: Working Class Boy

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Jimmy Barnes describes how he would spend his time as a child in Adelaide with other migrants, and recounts the time a lion escaped from a circus, likening the emaciated ...

Jimmy Barnes describes how he would spend his time as a child in Adelaide with other migrants, and recounts the time a lion escaped from a circus, likening the emaciated condition of the lion to the health of migrant children.

The migration centre and the lion
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The migration centre and the lion

Clip from Jimmy Barnes: Working Class Boy

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Jimmy Barnes describes how he would spend his time as a child in Adelaide with other migrants, and recounts the time a lion escaped from a circus, likening the emaciated ...

Jimmy Barnes describes how he would spend his time as a child in Adelaide with other migrants, and recounts the time a lion escaped from a circus, likening the emaciated condition of the lion to the health of migrant children.

A simple solution to pollution from cooking smoke
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A simple solution to pollution from cooking smoke

Clip from The Tipping Points

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With a population of over one billion, serious air pollution and health problems arise from cooking smoke produced in traditional ways in India. A new 'simple stove' is ...

With a population of over one billion, serious air pollution and health problems arise from cooking smoke produced in traditional ways in India. A new 'simple stove' is reducing emissions and giving villagers carbon credits for making the switch to a cleaner way of burning fuel.

How the 'atmospheric brown cloud' was discovered
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How the 'atmospheric brown cloud' was discovered

Clip from The Tipping Points

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We hear from climate scientists about their astounding discovery of the 'atmospheric brown cloud' in the late 1990s. The scientists used high tech equipment including former ...

We hear from climate scientists about their astounding discovery of the 'atmospheric brown cloud' in the late 1990s. The scientists used high tech equipment including former military drones to prove the existence of this potentially catastrophic phenomenon which is warming the atmosphere while cooling the ocean.

Japan 2011 tsunami 2011 amateur footage
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Japan 2011 tsunami 2011 amateur footage

Clip from Sunday Night

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Sunday Night reveals video captured by survivors of Japan's 2011 Tohoku earthquake and tsunami.

Sunday Night reveals video captured by survivors of Japan's 2011 Tohoku earthquake and tsunami.

Kinchega
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Kinchega: Emu Bush Scar Trees and Middens

Season 1 Episode 3 NITV July 27, 2019

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Dayle Doyle talks about emu bush, scar trees and middens that can be found in Kinchega National Park.

Dayle Doyle talks about emu bush, scar trees and middens that can be found in Kinchega National Park.

The source of the Ganges
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The source of the Ganges

Clip from Shaun Micallef's Stairway To Heaven

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Shaun Micallef treks high into the Himalayas to the source of the river Ganges, the source of life in India.

Shaun Micallef treks high into the Himalayas to the source of the river Ganges, the source of life in India.

How tsunamis are formed and are detected
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How tsunamis are formed and are detected

Clip from The World's Worst Disasters

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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.

Message Stick
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Message Stick: Mabo Invasion

NITV August 2, 2016

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This short episode of Message Stick looks back over the history of land rights leading up to Koiki (Eddie) Mabo and his role in the struggle of Aboriginal and Torres Strait ...

This short episode of Message Stick looks back over the history of land rights leading up to Koiki (Eddie) Mabo and his role in the struggle of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander peoples for rights and freedoms.

An orientation to Antarctica
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An orientation to Antarctica

Clip from Sunday Night

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Marine biologist Dean Miller visits the South Pole on the 100th anniversary of Douglas Mawson's expedition, and explores the wildlife of Antarctica.

Marine biologist Dean Miller visits the South Pole on the 100th anniversary of Douglas Mawson's expedition, and explores the wildlife of Antarctica.

More Than A Fiesta
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More Than A Fiesta: Ep 16 of 26

Season 1 Episode 16 SBS2 April 15, 2011

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Leandro O'Brien explores Latin America's incredible diversity as he visits the great festivals of South and Central America. He shows us some unique and amazing celebrations ...

Leandro O'Brien explores Latin America's incredible diversity as he visits the great festivals of South and Central America. He shows us some unique and amazing celebrations as he partakes in local rituals set around the festivities of each culture, from the mock battles of Mexico's La Morisma de Bracho to Peru's Fiesta del Senor Cautivo.