Lego builds life-size model X-Wing Starfighter
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Lego builds life-size model X-Wing Starfighter

Clip from Beyond the Brick: A Lego Brickumentary

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Czech Republic production manager Jaromir Noval explains how computers were used to design a life-size Lego model of an X-Wing Starfighter - based on the Lego set 9493 itself. ...

Czech Republic production manager Jaromir Noval explains how computers were used to design a life-size Lego model of an X-Wing Starfighter - based on the Lego set 9493 itself. And US project manager Dale Chasses reveals it took 17,000 hours to build the 14m-long 20-tonne Star Wars fighter, captured here in a time-lapse video.

Aboriginal rafts in the Kimberley
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Aboriginal rafts in the Kimberley

Clip from Coast Australia

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Albert Wiggal shows Brendan Moar the kind of rafts the Bardi people would have used to travel and fish around One Arm Point in the Kimberley region.

Albert Wiggal shows Brendan Moar the kind of rafts the Bardi people would have used to travel and fish around One Arm Point in the Kimberley region.

Virtual art program
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Virtual art program

Clip from Scope

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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.

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.

Modern silk making in China
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Modern silk making in China

Clip from The Silk Road

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Sam Willis sees how silk cocoons are processed into fabric in a modern Chinese factory, and discusses the textile's importance in trade.

Sam Willis sees how silk cocoons are processed into fabric in a modern Chinese factory, and discusses the textile's importance in trade.

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

Clip from Scope

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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!

Wedge Island seachangers
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Wedge Island seachangers

Clip from Coast Australia

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Neil Oliver visits Wedge Island, a Western Australian settlement without mains electricity, running water or shops, where residents live in 350 shacks and rely on generators ...

Neil Oliver visits Wedge Island, a Western Australian settlement without mains electricity, running water or shops, where residents live in 350 shacks and rely on generators and recycled goods.

Food cultures converge in Uzbekistan
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Food cultures converge in Uzbekistan

Clip from The Silk Road

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Sam Willis dines in traditional Uzbek food and notes the similarities to Chinese, Italian and Indian cuisines.

Sam Willis dines in traditional Uzbek food and notes the similarities to Chinese, Italian and Indian cuisines.

Ancient papermaking in China
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Ancient papermaking in China

Clip from The Silk Road

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Sam Willis visits a museum in Xi'an, where he sees how paper was made and discusses how the technology found its way to the Middle East.

Sam Willis visits a museum in Xi'an, where he sees how paper was made and discusses how the technology found its way to the Middle East.

Tadashi introduces Hiro to his very different friends
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Tadashi introduces Hiro to his very different friends

Clip from Big Hero 6

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On a visit to the San Fransokyo Institute of Technology, Tadashi introduces his younger brother Hiro to the people he works with, revealing people with very different ...

On a visit to the San Fransokyo Institute of Technology, Tadashi introduces his younger brother Hiro to the people he works with, revealing people with very different personalities and their approaches to invention.

Challenge motivates Hiro to impress hero
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Challenge motivates Hiro to impress hero

Clip from Big Hero 6

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Excited by the prospect of working with his hero, Callaghan, Hiro decides he has to go to nerd school with his brother, and sets his mind to inventing something to impress the ...

Excited by the prospect of working with his hero, Callaghan, Hiro decides he has to go to nerd school with his brother, and sets his mind to inventing something to impress the professor.

Drones, their uses and regulation
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Drones, their uses and regulation

Clip from The Feed

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The Feed reviews the applications and popularity of drones, from sport to surveillance, and investigates some of the issues around their unregulated use.

The Feed reviews the applications and popularity of drones, from sport to surveillance, and investigates some of the issues around their unregulated use.

Making a 3D hologram
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Making a 3D hologram

Clip from Scope

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A junior scientist demonstrates how to make a hologram using a smart phone and sheet of plastic.

A junior scientist demonstrates how to make a hologram using a smart phone and sheet of plastic.

Brighton bathing boxes
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Brighton bathing boxes

Clip from Coast Australia

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Neil Oliver goes for a swim at Brighton and meets two of the owners of the colourful bathing boxes.

Neil Oliver goes for a swim at Brighton and meets two of the owners of the colourful bathing boxes.

Tile work at Iran's Shah Mosque
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Tile work at Iran's Shah Mosque

Clip from The Silk Road

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Sam Willis visits Iran's Shah Mosque, where he discusses how a new method of tile production time sped up construction of the building.

Sam Willis visits Iran's Shah Mosque, where he discusses how a new method of tile production time sped up construction of the building.

The ruins of Persepolis
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The ruins of Persepolis

Clip from The Silk Road

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Sam Willis visits the ancient city of Persepolis, capital of the Persian Empire, and studies the art that reveals the extent of the empire.

Sam Willis visits the ancient city of Persepolis, capital of the Persian Empire, and studies the art that reveals the extent of the empire.

Energy-efficient autonomous soaring drone
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Energy-efficient autonomous soaring drone

Clip from Scope

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RMIT's Alex Fisher and Abdulghani Mohamed explain how the flight of birds inspired the development of their autonomous soaring drone, which uses updrafts to help power the flight.

RMIT's Alex Fisher and Abdulghani Mohamed explain how the flight of birds inspired the development of their autonomous soaring drone, which uses updrafts to help power the flight.

Projecting body parts onto augmented reality suit
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Projecting body parts onto augmented reality suit

Clip from Scope

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The University of Melbourne's Thuong Hoang and David Kelly demonstrate the use of augmented reality technology to project a human skeleton and organs onto a person wearing a ...

The University of Melbourne's Thuong Hoang and David Kelly demonstrate the use of augmented reality technology to project a human skeleton and organs onto a person wearing a suit, to assist physiotherapy students learning anatomy.