Science Bank: The Nervous System
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Science Bank: The Nervous System

Clip from Science Bank

Science

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This short clip explains what the nervous system is, how it controls messages between our senses to the brain and gives some pra

This short clip explains what the nervous system is, how it controls messages between our senses to the brain and gives some pra

How clouds are formed
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How clouds are formed

Clip from Weather Ed

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Learn why some are dark and others are white, how they create rainbows, halos and sun dogs, and how clouds are formed.

Learn why some are dark and others are white, how they create rainbows, halos and sun dogs, and how clouds are formed.

Types of rain and how it is formed
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Types of rain and how it is formed

Clip from Weather Ed

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Weather Ed describes some of the different types of rain and how it is formed, including convective rain, frontal rain and orographic rain.

Weather Ed describes some of the different types of rain and how it is formed, including convective rain, frontal rain and orographic rain.

How Climate Is Different to Weather
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How Climate Is Different to Weather

Clip from Weather Ed

Earth and environment

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This clip from Weather Ed explains the difference between climate and weather and how the climate has shifted from warm periods

This clip from Weather Ed explains the difference between climate and weather and how the climate has shifted from warm periods

Aboriginal kids write own hip-hop
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Aboriginal kids write own hip-hop

Clip from Behind the News Special

Music

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Aboriginal students share stories about the Yuendumu community with hiphop in their own language, Warlpiri, as part of a Wakakirri Festival music program.

Aboriginal students share stories about the Yuendumu community with hiphop in their own language, Warlpiri, as part of a Wakakirri Festival music program.

Behind The News: Outback Hiphop
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Behind The News: Outback Hiphop

Clip from Behind the News Special

News and current affairs

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Classification: GeneralClassification: General
Behind the News just loves good news and this 'Go for It' special features a group of Aboriginal kids preserving their language

Behind the News just loves good news and this 'Go for It' special features a group of Aboriginal kids preserving their language

Henry Lawson introduction
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Henry Lawson introduction

Clip from Australians

History

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Classification: GeneralClassification: General
The life and work of Australian writer Henry Lawson is introduced with readings of his poetry.

The life and work of Australian writer Henry Lawson is introduced with readings of his poetry.

Recycling Plant
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Recycling Plant

Clip from Totally Wild

Science

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Have you ever wondered what happens to the contents of your recycling bin after the truck collects it?

Have you ever wondered what happens to the contents of your recycling bin after the truck collects it?

Recycling plant sorts out rubbish
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Recycling plant sorts out rubbish

Clip from Totally Wild

Science

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Sean Kennedy visits Thiess' recycling plant where Joel Alexander explains how recyclables are processed, removing contaminants, sorting paper from plastic, before being sent ...

Sean Kennedy visits Thiess' recycling plant where Joel Alexander explains how recyclables are processed, removing contaminants, sorting paper from plastic, before being sent to specialist plants.

Meet the funnel-web spider
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Meet the funnel-web spider

Clip from Totally Wild

Science

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Pip Russell gets to know funnelweb spiders, how they hunt their prey and why they're dangerous to people.

Pip Russell gets to know funnelweb spiders, how they hunt their prey and why they're dangerous to people.

Frozen zoos
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Frozen zoos

Clip from Scope

Science

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Can science protect our endangered and rare animal species It may not look like your ordinary zoo, so join Dr ShaeLee Cox from the Norwood Animal Conservation Group as she ...

Can science protect our endangered and rare animal species It may not look like your ordinary zoo, so join Dr ShaeLee Cox from the Norwood Animal Conservation Group as she takes us on a tour of a frozen zoo.

Genetically modified cotton
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Genetically modified cotton

Clip from Scope

Science

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Can we alter genes and why would we want to alter them Genetically modified food and crops are here to stay. Dr Danny Llewellyn a CSIRO geneticist uncovers how genetically ...

Can we alter genes and why would we want to alter them Genetically modified food and crops are here to stay. Dr Danny Llewellyn a CSIRO geneticist uncovers how genetically modified cotton can stop caterpillars in their tracks!

Extracting DNA experiment
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Extracting DNA experiment

Clip from Scope

Science

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Did you know that you can extract DNA really easily in your very own kitchen With just a few household chemicals Talia from the Double Helix Science Club shows us how!

Did you know that you can extract DNA really easily in your very own kitchen With just a few household chemicals Talia from the Double Helix Science Club shows us how!

Crossbreeding dogs
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Crossbreeding dogs

Clip from Scope

Science

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Take a Labrador and take a poodle, cross them and what do you get? Veterinarian Will Ryan explains how crossbreeding works and that dogs really are his best friends.

Take a Labrador and take a poodle, cross them and what do you get? Veterinarian Will Ryan explains how crossbreeding works and that dogs really are his best friends.

Scope: Echidna life cycle
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Scope: Echidna life cycle

Clip from Scope

Science

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The echidna belongs to a subgroup of mammals called monotremes - a group of mammals which lay eggs. This clip tracks the echidna

The echidna belongs to a subgroup of mammals called monotremes - a group of mammals which lay eggs. This clip tracks the echidna

Scope: Seahorse life cycle
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Scope: Seahorse life cycle

Clip from Scope

Science

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Classification: GeneralClassification: General
Did you know that the female seahorse impregnates the male? This clip explains every step of the cycle along the way.

Did you know that the female seahorse impregnates the male? This clip explains every step of the cycle along the way.

Scope: Insect lifecycle
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Scope: Insect lifecycle

Clip from Scope

Science

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This clip talks us through the reproductive processes of stick insects and silk worms. Suitable for Year 2 students.

This clip talks us through the reproductive processes of stick insects and silk worms. Suitable for Year 2 students.

Scope: Experiment - Plant life cycle
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Scope: Experiment - Plant life cycle

Clip from Scope

Science

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Julia explains the basic lifecycle of a plant and how you can create your own home-grown tomatoes.

Julia explains the basic lifecycle of a plant and how you can create your own home-grown tomatoes.