Roman law in ancient Rome
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Roman law in ancient Rome

Clip from The Time Compass

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Many of the 'rules' of law currently used in the western world are based on Roman law, created thousands of years ago

Many of the 'rules' of law currently used in the western world are based on Roman law, created thousands of years ago

Why did the Roman empire fall?
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Why did the Roman empire fall?

Clip from The Time Compass

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This colourful animation explains how the Roman empire eventually collapsed and how the birth of Christianity played a part.

This colourful animation explains how the Roman empire eventually collapsed and how the birth of Christianity played a part.

Campaigning to ban plastic bags
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Campaigning to ban plastic bags

Clip from Behind the News

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Following the announcement that Coles and Woolworths will be phasing out single-use plastic bags, Mornington Peninsular schoolgirl Meg explains why such plastics are bad for ...

Following the announcement that Coles and Woolworths will be phasing out single-use plastic bags, Mornington Peninsular schoolgirl Meg explains why such plastics are bad for the environment and how she has campaigned to stop shops using them.

Revamping the classification system
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Revamping the classification system

Clip from Behind the News

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Reporter Emma Davis explains what the different classification labels mean, why online streaming services classify their own content, and the Australian Council for Children ...

Reporter Emma Davis explains what the different classification labels mean, why online streaming services classify their own content, and the Australian Council for Children and the Media's suggestion that a new system should be introduced.

Responsibility to family and to community
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Responsibility to family and to community

Clip from Mabo

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Koiki 'Eddie' arrives home announcing he has quit the railroad. Bonita reminds him of his responsibility to his family and the difficulties of being an outspoken Indigenous ...

Koiki 'Eddie' arrives home announcing he has quit the railroad. Bonita reminds him of his responsibility to his family and the difficulties of being an outspoken Indigenous person. Eddie reminds her of the injustices she faces every day and the satisfaction of resisting the status quo. Archival footage shows the beginning of the resistance, the government's response and instances segregation. Koiki 'Eddie' Mabo becomes a person of interest. Later, a university professor sees Eddie in the librar

The debate over the death penalty
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The debate over the death penalty

Clip from Behind the News

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Australia does not have the death penalty as a punishment used against criminals, but many countries still do. When two Australians were sentenced to death in Indonesia, the ...

Australia does not have the death penalty as a punishment used against criminals, but many countries still do. When two Australians were sentenced to death in Indonesia, the debate sprang up again as to whether or not this is an effective and ethical form of punishment. Hear both sides of the debate of this polarizing issue.

Training police dogs
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Training police dogs

Clip from Totally Wild

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Totally Wild is taken behind-the-scenes of a police canine training session in South Australia.

Totally Wild is taken behind-the-scenes of a police canine training session in South Australia.

Australian Prime Ministers
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Australian Prime Ministers: Paul Keating

Season 1 Episode 24 ABC August 28, 2012

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This series profiles Australia's leaders, featuring career highlights and giving insights into the different eras in which they lead the nation. This episode features Paul Keating.

This series profiles Australia's leaders, featuring career highlights and giving insights into the different eras in which they lead the nation. This episode features Paul Keating.

Australian Prime Ministers
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Australian Prime Ministers: William McMahon

Season 1 Episode 20 ABC July 31, 2012

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This series profiles Australia's leaders, featuring career highlights and giving insights into the different eras in which they lead the nation. This episode features William ...

This series profiles Australia's leaders, featuring career highlights and giving insights into the different eras in which they lead the nation. This episode features William McMahon.

Australian Prime Ministers
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Australian Prime Ministers: Billy Hughes

Season 1 Episode 7 ABC October 31, 2011

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This series profiles Australia's leaders, featuring career highlights and giving insights into the different eras in which they lead the nation. This episode features Billy Hughes.

This series profiles Australia's leaders, featuring career highlights and giving insights into the different eras in which they lead the nation. This episode features Billy Hughes.

The Queen At 90
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The Queen At 90

ABC July 3, 2016

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This landmark program celebrating The Queen's 90th birthday, cameras have been granted close access to the work of Her Majesty and other members of the royal family across the ...

This landmark program celebrating The Queen's 90th birthday, cameras have been granted close access to the work of Her Majesty and other members of the royal family across the UK and overseas during the last year.

Australian Prime Ministers
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Australian Prime Ministers: John Curtin

Season 1 Episode 14 ABC November 28, 2011

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This series profiles Australia's leaders, featuring career highlights and giving insights into the different eras in which they lead the nation. This episode features John Curtin.

This series profiles Australia's leaders, featuring career highlights and giving insights into the different eras in which they lead the nation. This episode features John Curtin.

The Royal Wedding
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The Royal Wedding

Season 1 Episode 2 ABC April 29, 2011

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Live coverage of the wedding of Prince William and Catherine Middleton, at Westminster Abbey in London.

Live coverage of the wedding of Prince William and Catherine Middleton, at Westminster Abbey in London.

Legal Briefs
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Legal Briefs: Contracts

Season 1 Episode 7 ABC Me July 28, 2016

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Barristers Julian Burnside QC and SC Fiona McLeod QC explain how contracts work, and the importance of the Amadio case in changing the way courts intervene into contracts.

Barristers Julian Burnside QC and SC Fiona McLeod QC explain how contracts work, and the importance of the Amadio case in changing the way courts intervene into contracts.

Rise of the Machines
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Rise of the Machines: Super Jumbo Jet

Season 2 Episode 1 SBS April 1, 2016

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Using stunning CGI animation to burst open the world's largest passenger plane, the Airbus A380, revealing incredible technology that transports 520 passengers 9000km in 10 hours.

Using stunning CGI animation to burst open the world's largest passenger plane, the Airbus A380, revealing incredible technology that transports 520 passengers 9000km in 10 hours.

Australian Prime Ministers
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Australian Prime Ministers: John Howard

Season 1 Episode 25 ABC September 4, 2012

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This series profiles Australia's leaders, featuring career highlights and giving insights into the different eras in which they lead the nation. This episode features John Howard.

This series profiles Australia's leaders, featuring career highlights and giving insights into the different eras in which they lead the nation. This episode features John Howard.

Australian Prime Ministers
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Australian Prime Ministers: Arthur Fadden

Season 1 Episode 13 ABC November 21, 2011

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This series profiles Australia's leaders, featuring career highlights and giving insights into the different eras in which they lead the nation. This episode features Arthur ...

This series profiles Australia's leaders, featuring career highlights and giving insights into the different eras in which they lead the nation. This episode features Arthur Fadden.

Rise of the Machines
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Rise of the Machines: Ultimate Dragster

Season 2 Episode 3 SBS April 15, 2016

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Shawn Langdon is racing to become World Champion of the Top Fuel Dragster, but last year's champion Antron Brown, is hot on his heels.

Shawn Langdon is racing to become World Champion of the Top Fuel Dragster, but last year's champion Antron Brown, is hot on his heels.