Dissecting a computer
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Dissecting a computer

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Junior scientist Carrick reveals what's inside a computer when he 'dissects' it, describing the components of the PC, including the motherboard, CPU, RAM, and hard drive.

Junior scientist Carrick reveals what's inside a computer when he 'dissects' it, describing the components of the PC, including the motherboard, CPU, RAM, and hard drive.

Solar batteries could soon power your home
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Solar batteries could soon power your home

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Solar energy has its limitations and so far, homes powered by solar can quickly lose power when the sun isn't out. But new tech now means that the sun's energy can be stored ...

Solar energy has its limitations and so far, homes powered by solar can quickly lose power when the sun isn't out. But new tech now means that the sun's energy can be stored in batteries for later use in the home.

South Korean gaming tournament
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South Korean gaming tournament

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Behind The News examines the place of gaming culture in South Korea and what it takes to succeed in tournaments.

Behind The News examines the place of gaming culture in South Korea and what it takes to succeed in tournaments.

Solving the malaria puzzle
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Solving the malaria puzzle

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Mosquitos aren't just annoying; in some parts of the world they can also spread an infectious disease called Malaria. And that's something that Dr Michelle Wykes and her team ...

Mosquitos aren't just annoying; in some parts of the world they can also spread an infectious disease called Malaria. And that's something that Dr Michelle Wykes and her team from QIMR Berghofer Medical Research Institute are trying to put a stop to!

Surveying the sea floor with Starbug X
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Surveying the sea floor with Starbug X

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CSIRO's Karl Forcey demonstrates how researchers use Starbug X, an autonomous underwater vehicle, to study the sea floor, monitoring water quality and creating high-resolution ...

CSIRO's Karl Forcey demonstrates how researchers use Starbug X, an autonomous underwater vehicle, to study the sea floor, monitoring water quality and creating high-resolution images of the marine environment.

The future of radio
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The future of radio

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Discover the history of radio and what the future of it might look like with the development of new technologies.

Discover the history of radio and what the future of it might look like with the development of new technologies.

Amazing, thought powered bionic spine
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Amazing, thought powered bionic spine

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Usually when you break a bone, your body can repair it in a couple of months. But when it comes to the spine, breaking a bone can rob someone of their ability to walk! That's ...

Usually when you break a bone, your body can repair it in a couple of months. But when it comes to the spine, breaking a bone can rob someone of their ability to walk! That's why Dr Nick Opie and Gil Rind from the University of Melbourne are working on a device which could one day help paraplegics get back on their feet.

3D modelling shipwrecks
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3D modelling shipwrecks

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Flinders University marine archaeologist John McCarthy explains how digital cameras and photogrammetry are used to create 3D models of shipwrecks.

Flinders University marine archaeologist John McCarthy explains how digital cameras and photogrammetry are used to create 3D models of shipwrecks.

The history of video games
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The history of video games

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Find out what the first ever video game was, who made it and why.

Find out what the first ever video game was, who made it and why.

Conservation using virtual reality
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Conservation using virtual reality

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Imagine if you could travel all over the world without ever leaving your seat! What would you do Well, Professor Kerrie Mengersen has that power in the form of virtual reality ...

Imagine if you could travel all over the world without ever leaving your seat! What would you do Well, Professor Kerrie Mengersen has that power in the form of virtual reality and she's using it to help save endangered animals around the world.

Drones become fossil hunters
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Drones become fossil hunters

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Palaeontologists are now using drones to take images of fossils and fossil tracks to help uncover more fossils in a shorter period of time.

Palaeontologists are now using drones to take images of fossils and fossil tracks to help uncover more fossils in a shorter period of time.

Making a circuit with playdough
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Making a circuit with playdough

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Junior scientist Jayden demonstrates how playdough conducts electricity in a circuit.

Junior scientist Jayden demonstrates how playdough conducts electricity in a circuit.

Programming a robot on a space station
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Programming a robot on a space station

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A team of Aussie school kids took part in a competition to program a robot to do some complex manoeuvres in zero gravity on the International Space Station.

A team of Aussie school kids took part in a competition to program a robot to do some complex manoeuvres in zero gravity on the International Space Station.

Interactive art - where digital art meets science
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Interactive art - where digital art meets science

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Artist and scientist, Dr Jason Nelson explains his new interactive artwork aimed at teaching kids about science. His installation is a giant touch screen that explores images ...

Artist and scientist, Dr Jason Nelson explains his new interactive artwork aimed at teaching kids about science. His installation is a giant touch screen that explores images from engineering to biology. He also has built an enormous interactive gaming wall.

What high-definition TV is
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What high-definition TV is

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Behind The News explains what highdefinition TV is, how it's different to other types of television in history, and the technology behind it.

Behind The News explains what highdefinition TV is, how it's different to other types of television in history, and the technology behind it.

Your data and security
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Your data and security

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Behind The News meets a family as they learn how their data is tracked, how advertisers make use of it to target advertising, and how much information they can keep secure.

Behind The News meets a family as they learn how their data is tracked, how advertisers make use of it to target advertising, and how much information they can keep secure.

Why the world needs hackers
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Why the world needs hackers

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Behind The News finds out why businesses and governments are keen to recruit hackers, and what skills people need to help fight cybercrime.

Behind The News finds out why businesses and governments are keen to recruit hackers, and what skills people need to help fight cybercrime.

CSIRAC: Australia's first computer
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CSIRAC: Australia's first computer

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Scope reveals footage of scientists using the Council for Scientific and Industrial Research Automatic Computer, Australia's first computer and the world's oldest surviving ...

Scope reveals footage of scientists using the Council for Scientific and Industrial Research Automatic Computer, Australia's first computer and the world's oldest surviving electronic computer, dating back to 1949.