This series aims to encourage the development of mathematical ideas, generate enthusiasm and curiosity for maths, encourage discussion, and investigation and show maths in the real world. In this episode, problems involving mathematics and ways of tackling them.
An in-depth look into the science and technology behind our most popular, everyday products and how their designed and made. This episode: fibreglass insulation, fishing reels, oxygen tanks, and electric toothbrushes.
Storks deliver babies - or at least they used to. Now they deliver packages for a global internet retail giant. Junior, the company's top delivery stork, is about to be promoted when he accidentally activates the Baby Making Machine, producing an adorable and wholly unauthorised baby girl.
This program develops chance concepts by looking at events of equal and unequal chance. In particular, the program encourages students to consider factors which may influence outcomes in an event before making a prediction.