Great Chinese inventions
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Great Chinese inventions

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The Chinese invented many amazing things, such as the compass, silk fabric and gun powder.

The Chinese invented many amazing things, such as the compass, silk fabric and gun powder.

Why is white chocolate white, when cacao is brown?
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Why is white chocolate white, when cacao is brown?

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Jimmy Doherty visits a chocolate factory to learn how cacao beans are transformed into chocolate and what the difference is between white and dark chocolate.

Jimmy Doherty visits a chocolate factory to learn how cacao beans are transformed into chocolate and what the difference is between white and dark chocolate.

Lolly dome experiment: creating a structure out of lollies
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Lolly dome experiment: creating a structure out of lollies

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How many books can you hold up with lollies Darci from the Double Helix Club creates a structure out of lollies and proves just how strong a packet of Jubes can be.

How many books can you hold up with lollies Darci from the Double Helix Club creates a structure out of lollies and proves just how strong a packet of Jubes can be.

Renewable resources
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Renewable resources

Clip from So You Want To Be A Designer

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Looks at how renewable resources are being used in the construction of a building that meets the UK's highest standards for energy efficiency.

Looks at how renewable resources are being used in the construction of a building that meets the UK's highest standards for energy efficiency.

A tour around CH2, an eco-friendly building
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A tour around CH2, an eco-friendly building

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A green building in Melbourne called CH2 has been built with the environment in mind. Rob Adams, Director of City Design for the Melbourne City Council gives us a tour around ...

A green building in Melbourne called CH2 has been built with the environment in mind. Rob Adams, Director of City Design for the Melbourne City Council gives us a tour around this ecofriendly building.

Sydney oyster shells used in mortar
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Sydney oyster shells used in mortar

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Heritage building experts show Xanthe Mallett how settlers and convicts made mortar out of oyster shells to build Sydney.

Heritage building experts show Xanthe Mallett how settlers and convicts made mortar out of oyster shells to build Sydney.

How civil engineers use maths and science
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How civil engineers use maths and science

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Skyscrapers seem to defy the laws of physics by holding up millions of kilograms of weight. Brendan Scott, a Civil Engineer from the University of Adelaide, explains how ...

Skyscrapers seem to defy the laws of physics by holding up millions of kilograms of weight. Brendan Scott, a Civil Engineer from the University of Adelaide, explains how engineers use maths and science to figure out how we can build large and complex structures without them falling down.

Working on a farm
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Working on a farm

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Visit a school where farm duties are all part of a normal school day.

Visit a school where farm duties are all part of a normal school day.

Helicopter flies using video game controls
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Helicopter flies using video game controls

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Check out this ingenius helicopter that flies more like a video game than a traditional aircraft.

Check out this ingenius helicopter that flies more like a video game than a traditional aircraft.

Virtual art program
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Virtual art program

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A virtual program to make art accessible for people with disabilities.

A virtual program to make art accessible for people with disabilities.

Boy makes animatronic robots
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Boy makes animatronic robots

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Behind The News meets a boy who meets his own animatronic robots as a hobby and for school projects.

Behind The News meets a boy who meets his own animatronic robots as a hobby and for school projects.

Hiro faces dilemma after revealing microbots
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Hiro faces dilemma after revealing microbots

Clip from Big Hero 6

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After revealing the invention that he hopes will get him into nerd school, Krei Tech's CEO offers to buy the technology, but Callaghan warns the boy Krei is unethical.

After revealing the invention that he hopes will get him into nerd school, Krei Tech's CEO offers to buy the technology, but Callaghan warns the boy Krei is unethical.

Primary kids win high school tech challenge
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Primary kids win high school tech challenge

Clip from Behind the News Special

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The primary school members of Team Triton discuss the challenges and rewards of competing in the Subs in Schools Technology Challenge against high school students.

The primary school members of Team Triton discuss the challenges and rewards of competing in the Subs in Schools Technology Challenge against high school students.

Poo and the sewage system
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Poo and the sewage system

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Stacey Thomson and the Poo Crew visit a waste treatment plant to learn how sewage is processed.

Stacey Thomson and the Poo Crew visit a waste treatment plant to learn how sewage is processed.

A machine to detect no balls in cricket
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A machine to detect no balls in cricket

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Sam James from the Queensland University of Technology and Troy Cooley from the National Cricket Centre have collaborated to develop a device to detect no balls in cricket!

Sam James from the Queensland University of Technology and Troy Cooley from the National Cricket Centre have collaborated to develop a device to detect no balls in cricket!

A modular multi-purpose robot
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A modular multi-purpose robot

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The University of South Australia's Daniel Griffiths reveals a multipurpose robot with modules, which can be used by students to perform different tasks and experiments.

The University of South Australia's Daniel Griffiths reveals a multipurpose robot with modules, which can be used by students to perform different tasks and experiments.

How to demolish a building
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How to demolish a building

Clip from Totally Wild

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Discover the process of how buildings are demolished

Discover the process of how buildings are demolished

Jet-powered chairs
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Jet-powered chairs

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Go for a glide through the water on a jet-powered chair originally designed to allow disabled people to enjoy water sports.

Go for a glide through the water on a jet-powered chair originally designed to allow disabled people to enjoy water sports.