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Dogstar
24:06

Dogstar

Season 2  |  Episode 15  |  GO!  |  March 27, 2015
When the Clarks return to Earth with Ramon Ridley, it gives Bob Santino the perfect opportunity to test his latest weapon.

When the Clarks return to Earth with Ramon Ridley, it gives Bob Santino the perfect opportunity to test his latest weapon.

Bushwhacked!
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Bushwhacked!: Hairy-Nosed Wombats

Season 3  |  Episode 11  |  ABC ME  |  July 13, 2015
Kayne and Kamil travel to central Queensland in search of the very rare Hairy-Nosed Wombat. The name "wombat" comes from the Darug language spoken by the Aboriginal people who ...

Kayne and Kamil travel to central Queensland in search of the very rare Hairy-Nosed Wombat. The name "wombat" comes from the Darug language spoken by the Aboriginal people who originally inhabited the Sydney area. There are three species of wombats in Australia, the Bare-Nosed or Common Wombat, the Southern Hairy-Nosed Wombat and the Northern Hairy- Nosed Wombat. At up to 40kg, the Northern Hairy-Nosed Wombat is the largest of the three wombat species.

Mysterious sea creatures, mini-giants and a pooch with a cool gig... sounds Totally Wild! Duane's digging some dugongs and Seamus attempts to bowl over some young pro cricketers.

Mysterious sea creatures, mini-giants and a pooch with a cool gig... sounds Totally Wild! Duane's digging some dugongs and Seamus attempts to bowl over some young pro cricketers.

Gymnastics on horseback, a search for winged creatures in the night and amphibians with snotty skin... sounds Totally Wild! Plus we're discovering the residents of rock pools.

Gymnastics on horseback, a search for winged creatures in the night and amphibians with snotty skin... sounds Totally Wild! Plus we're discovering the residents of rock pools.

This program looks at our identity. What is identity and what factors influence it? It explores the idea that there are many parts to our personalities and that we are all ...

This program looks at our identity. What is identity and what factors influence it? It explores the idea that there are many parts to our personalities and that we are all individuals with our ideas, own choices to make and something special to offer.

Animalia
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Animalia: Tunnel Vision

Season 1  |  Episode 16  |  ABC ME  |  September 22, 2014
Alex explores Animalia's tunnel system, where he becomes trapped along with a weasel named TC. Alex helps TC escape from his tunnel trap. But in the end, Alex's new friend is ...

Alex explores Animalia's tunnel system, where he becomes trapped along with a weasel named TC. Alex helps TC escape from his tunnel trap. But in the end, Alex's new friend is not who he seems.

The Great Australian Bight has been described as the edge of the world...so final and so dramatic is this arid coastline. This program looks at how the coastline came to be ...

The Great Australian Bight has been described as the edge of the world...so final and so dramatic is this arid coastline. This program looks at how the coastline came to be and explores the dynamic nature of the area and coastal features including the caves, blowholes and sand dunes.

Horrible Histories
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Horrible Histories

Season 5  |  Episode 13  |  ABC ME  |  August 27, 2015
Some of history's greatest characters serenade us with tales of their lives. Featuring the all-conquering Alexander the Great, the cash-loving Crassus, the feisty Joan of Arc, ...

Some of history's greatest characters serenade us with tales of their lives. Featuring the all-conquering Alexander the Great, the cash-loving Crassus, the feisty Joan of Arc, and the brilliant but miserable Charles Dickens.

There are extraordinary humans doing amazing deeds in the world so today we're checking out those HELPFUL PEOPLE! Plus, Alex is meeting some high-flying heroes and Emma's ...

There are extraordinary humans doing amazing deeds in the world so today we're checking out those HELPFUL PEOPLE! Plus, Alex is meeting some high-flying heroes and Emma's getting a lesson in first aid.

Finding Stuff Out
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Finding Stuff Out: Sickness

Season 1  |  Episode 8  |  Discovery Kids  |  November 12, 2014
Harrison is visited by a microbiologist who helps him take a close look at an invisible world and figure out how to stop viruses from hurting us. In the name of science, ...

Harrison is visited by a microbiologist who helps him take a close look at an invisible world and figure out how to stop viruses from hurting us. In the name of science, Harrison performs a top secret experiment at an elementary school to find out how quickly germs can spread. Viewers at home learn how to grow their own fungus.

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 ...

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, odd, even and prime numbers as well as factors, rational numbers and divisibility rules.

As 2014 marks the centenary of the beginning of WWI, we thought it only fitting that Behind the News dedicate an entire Special to the Great War. We begin with the history of ...

As 2014 marks the centenary of the beginning of WWI, we thought it only fitting that Behind the News dedicate an entire Special to the Great War. We begin with the history of events that led up to the War before hearing from some of the soldiers who fought on the frontline through letters they left behind. Then young student, Lucinda, gives us a unique and poignant perspective on the War when she travels to the Western Front in search of an Aussies digger who died for his country. And finally we meet a boy named Anzac who has a very special connection to the War that changed the world.

Based on a book by Jacqueline Wilson, Double Act weaves a charming, sensitive and often hilarious story about ten-year-old twins Ruby and Garnet growing up and finding their ...

Based on a book by Jacqueline Wilson, Double Act weaves a charming, sensitive and often hilarious story about ten-year-old twins Ruby and Garnet growing up and finding their own identities.

Australia's climate and the factors related to size, location and shape that produce the diversity of temperatures and rainfall are discussed. The lesson shows that mapping ...

Australia's climate and the factors related to size, location and shape that produce the diversity of temperatures and rainfall are discussed. The lesson shows that mapping climatic regions and linking these to human activity is important for the future sustainability of our environments.

Seamus becomes an honorary saddle club member for a day while Alex picks his way through a strawberry farm and Emma investigates why pygmy perch populations are perishing.

Seamus becomes an honorary saddle club member for a day while Alex picks his way through a strawberry farm and Emma investigates why pygmy perch populations are perishing.

This fascinating documentary analysis of Dahl's life and work shows how he drew upon his experience and vivid imagination to create stories. Today: The Greatest Secrets - How ...

This fascinating documentary analysis of Dahl's life and work shows how he drew upon his experience and vivid imagination to create stories. Today: The Greatest Secrets - How Dahl's life and experiences influenced his work.

There are more than 4000 species of mammals roaming, swimming and flying around the planet and on today's Totally Wild we're checking out a few! Including some mega-cute ...

There are more than 4000 species of mammals roaming, swimming and flying around the planet and on today's Totally Wild we're checking out a few! Including some mega-cute monotremes and aquatic acrobats!

We're navigating the twists, turns and dead ends of a hedge maze on today's Totally Wild! We're also gearing up for some bee keeping and giving stand up paddleboarding a go.

We're navigating the twists, turns and dead ends of a hedge maze on today's Totally Wild! We're also gearing up for some bee keeping and giving stand up paddleboarding a go.

We are going face to face, eye to eye with a giant saltwater crocodile called Chopper. Also on the show, Nat gets an inside look at a shark egg.

We are going face to face, eye to eye with a giant saltwater crocodile called Chopper. Also on the show, Nat gets an inside look at a shark egg.

Dick and Dom reveal the genius of Scottish inventor and engineer James Watt, who revolutionised steam technology.

Dick and Dom reveal the genius of Scottish inventor and engineer James Watt, who revolutionised steam technology.

Dick and Dom reveal the genius of astronomer Carline Herschel, the first woman to spot one of the most mysterious objects in our solar system, a comet. Inspired by her genius, ...

Dick and Dom reveal the genius of astronomer Carline Herschel, the first woman to spot one of the most mysterious objects in our solar system, a comet. Inspired by her genius, they come up with an idea to make their own comet inspired movie.

We're flying high on today's Totally Wild as we step into the world of flight attendant safety training! We're also headed for a cuteness overload, hanging with some mountain ...

We're flying high on today's Totally Wild as we step into the world of flight attendant safety training! We're also headed for a cuteness overload, hanging with some mountain pygmy possums.

Lady Vocab
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Lady Vocab: Ponder

Season 1  |  Episode 2  |  ABC ME  |  March 11, 2015
Lady Vocab is a talented singer who loves to sing about words.

Lady Vocab is a talented singer who loves to sing about words.

Scope is taking off for another episode full of rockets, rockets and more rockets! From rockets made from balloons to space shuttles designed by NASA, and everything in ...

Scope is taking off for another episode full of rockets, rockets and more rockets! From rockets made from balloons to space shuttles designed by NASA, and everything in between, this episode of Scope is a blast!

Each week on SCOPE we catch up on what the world's scientists have been up to - but have you ever wondered how they become scientists in the first place? Well this episode ...

Each week on SCOPE we catch up on what the world's scientists have been up to - but have you ever wondered how they become scientists in the first place? Well this episode looks at that journey! We catch up with researchers and professions at different stages of their adventure through science; from junior F1 engineers, to a penguin researcher and an AFL fitness coach.

Backyard Science
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Backyard Science

Season 1  |  Episode 14  |  ABC  |  May 30, 2011
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Children experiment with everyday items in order to make something fun and practical and also provide scientific insights in a child's world.

Children experiment with everyday items in order to make something fun and practical and also provide scientific insights in a child's world.

EURO CRISIS Do you know your Marks from your Francs... your Liras from your Pesetas? If you've no idea what I'm talking about then this story will interest you. As we see ...

EURO CRISIS Do you know your Marks from your Francs... your Liras from your Pesetas? If you've no idea what I'm talking about then this story will interest you. As we see news stories about the struggling European currency, the Euro, we take a look at the currencies that were around before it... and we examine why many countries decided it would be a good idea to ditch their local currencies in favour of joining them together. SCHOOL CHAPLAINS At some schools students can turn to a school chaplain like a priest or pastor to chat about any problems they might have. But there's been a debate about whether Christian helpers should be used in public schools that don't necessarily follow the Christian religion. We take a look at both sides of the argument. ECZEMA RISE Australia has seen a rise in the number of kids with eczema... now 1 in 4 has the skin condition. We take a look at what it is, how you get it and how it can be treated. FUN SCIENCE We examine a few interesting techniques that teachers are using to try to make science more fun for kids. From a national video competition... to a hands-on science lesson in the top end. ANIMAL SHELTER BtN goes along to an animal rescue centre to see how they work. We follow the journey of a dog from the moment it's picked up to when it finds a new home.

From spotting dolphins in Wales to spotting whales in Argentina, Sam Wigfield needs eagle eyes if he is to help the life team achieve their mission and film a bait ball out at sea.

From spotting dolphins in Wales to spotting whales in Argentina, Sam Wigfield needs eagle eyes if he is to help the life team achieve their mission and film a bait ball out at sea.

Cyclones, floods, bushfires and earthquakes might all be natural events but they have the power to cause immense damage and major destruction. Join Dr Rob as he goes on high ...

Cyclones, floods, bushfires and earthquakes might all be natural events but they have the power to cause immense damage and major destruction. Join Dr Rob as he goes on high alert and SCOPES out all the science behind natural disasters.

Cyberchase
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Cyberchase: Codename - Icky

Season 2  |  Episode 1  |  ABC  |  July 27, 2011
Cyberchase is a fun, fast-paced animated series encouraging Primary-aged viewers to see, think and practice Mathematics in their day-to-day lives. Today, With a plan to ...

Cyberchase is a fun, fast-paced animated series encouraging Primary-aged viewers to see, think and practice Mathematics in their day-to-day lives. Today, With a plan to capture Aquarium's giant energy-feeding slug to drain Motherboard of her energy, Hacker heads off to Aquarium. To make matters worse, he has a secret device that can listen in on everybody's conversation.

Check out some 3D medical training, find out how you give a giant panda a check-up and hit the fast lane with some paramedics to see what a day in their life involves.

Check out some 3D medical training, find out how you give a giant panda a check-up and hit the fast lane with some paramedics to see what a day in their life involves.

In this Behind the News Special we focus on the good things kids do. From the guys going without to raise money for those less fortunate, to kids learning surf lifesaving and ...

In this Behind the News Special we focus on the good things kids do. From the guys going without to raise money for those less fortunate, to kids learning surf lifesaving and first aid to help save lives, there's a lot of good being done.

Finding Stuff Out
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Finding Stuff Out: Flight

Season 1  |  Episode 6  |  Discovery Kids  |  November 10, 2014
With the aid of a wind-tunnel and national radio-controlled airplane champ, Harrison takes to the school yard to discover why some things fly better than others.

With the aid of a wind-tunnel and national radio-controlled airplane champ, Harrison takes to the school yard to discover why some things fly better than others.

Dick and Dom reveal the genius of Italian inventor Guglielmo Marconi, the man behind wireless communication. Inspired by Marconi's genius idea, Dick and Dom come up with their ...

Dick and Dom reveal the genius of Italian inventor Guglielmo Marconi, the man behind wireless communication. Inspired by Marconi's genius idea, Dick and Dom come up with their own genius idea, which involves Dick taking to the skies in a hang glider for an extreme radio broadcast.

Finding Stuff Out
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Finding Stuff Out: Tails

Season 3  |  Episode 8  |  Discovery Kids  |  May 12, 2015
Harrison invites animal experts who bring over a live kangaroo, skunk, marten and snapping turtle. Turns out, different animals use their tails for different purposes.

Harrison invites animal experts who bring over a live kangaroo, skunk, marten and snapping turtle. Turns out, different animals use their tails for different purposes.

In this BtN Special some indigenous kids tell us about their lives. Audrey shares the excitement of travelling to Canberra from her remote community near Alice Springs for the ...

In this BtN Special some indigenous kids tell us about their lives. Audrey shares the excitement of travelling to Canberra from her remote community near Alice Springs for the Indigenous Youth Parliament. Then there's Tanay, an Australian Taekwondo Champion who proudly uses her status to fight racism. And kids from the Yirrkala Community School in Arnhem Land tell us about their beautiful home.

Whether it's on two wheels, four wheels or no wheels at all, if it's got a hint of interesting you can bet it'll be on this episode of SCOPE all about interesting vehicles! We ...

Whether it's on two wheels, four wheels or no wheels at all, if it's got a hint of interesting you can bet it'll be on this episode of SCOPE all about interesting vehicles! We take to the skies in a plane with no engine, hit the streets in an amazing Gum Removal Vehicle and take a ride on the longest bicycle in the world!

Seaside sculptures, mini bunnies and a new palace fit for a prince... sounds Totally Wild! Pip checks out a sculpture festival, plus Seamus is hopping mad over mini bunnies.

Seaside sculptures, mini bunnies and a new palace fit for a prince... sounds Totally Wild! Pip checks out a sculpture festival, plus Seamus is hopping mad over mini bunnies.

Classic tales that have entertained and enchanted generations of kids all around the world are brought to life through contemporary animation. Today, when Sinbad the sailor is ...

Classic tales that have entertained and enchanted generations of kids all around the world are brought to life through contemporary animation. Today, when Sinbad the sailor is abandoned on an island he turns to a huge bird to help him return home to Bagdad.

What does it take to become a surf lifesaver? Seamus gets a first-hand look at the jobs of those in the red and yellow. Plus, we're taking a walk on the wild side with some ...

What does it take to become a surf lifesaver? Seamus gets a first-hand look at the jobs of those in the red and yellow. Plus, we're taking a walk on the wild side with some Tasmanian Devils.

This fascinating documentary analysis of Dahl's life and work shows how he drew upon his experience and vivid imagination to create stories: Today Heroes and Monsters - Dahl's ...

This fascinating documentary analysis of Dahl's life and work shows how he drew upon his experience and vivid imagination to create stories: Today Heroes and Monsters - Dahl's characters.

Dick and Dom reveal the genius of Al Jazari, an ancient engineer who built mind-blowing machines that were designed to entertain and impress everyone who saw them. Influenced ...

Dick and Dom reveal the genius of Al Jazari, an ancient engineer who built mind-blowing machines that were designed to entertain and impress everyone who saw them. Influenced by Al Jazari's genius ideas, Dick and Dom come up with their own genius idea, when they build their own Al Jazari inspired robot.

Wes finds out how a big green laser in the sky can help with climate change and tracks down a penguin researcher who's researching emperor penguin chicks - just where do these ...

Wes finds out how a big green laser in the sky can help with climate change and tracks down a penguin researcher who's researching emperor penguin chicks - just where do these chicks take their "happy feet" when they leave the Antarctic continent?

Join Dr Rob at Currumbin Wildlife Sanctuary as he takes SCOPE to all new heights in an episode dedicated entirely to our arboreal friends! Say hello to our local stick insect ...

Join Dr Rob at Currumbin Wildlife Sanctuary as he takes SCOPE to all new heights in an episode dedicated entirely to our arboreal friends! Say hello to our local stick insect enthusiast Allanah as she talks you though everything you could want to know about these curious creatures, find out why koalas spend all day hugging trees and discover what it takes to become a bird keeper!

Science Bank is a series of programs which demonstrate a variety of science experiments with graphical explanations and real life applications. This episode: Exothermic and ...

Science Bank is a series of programs which demonstrate a variety of science experiments with graphical explanations and real life applications. This episode: Exothermic and endothermic reactions, reaction rates and catalysts.

Animalia
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Animalia: The Dream Weavers

Season 1  |  Episode 24  |  ABC ME  |  October 2, 2014
When nightmares plague the Animalians, Alex and Zoe go to Over and Beyond where they must find The Dream Weaver and rescue Animalia from its dream troubles.

When nightmares plague the Animalians, Alex and Zoe go to Over and Beyond where they must find The Dream Weaver and rescue Animalia from its dream troubles.

Science Bank is a series of programs which demonstrate a variety of science experiments with graphical explanations and real life applications. This episode: Responding to ...

Science Bank is a series of programs which demonstrate a variety of science experiments with graphical explanations and real life applications. This episode: Responding to Stimuli - the eye, nervous system and plant tropisms.

Science Bank is a series of programs which demonstrate a variety of science experiments with graphical explanations and real life applications. This episode: ...

Science Bank is a series of programs which demonstrate a variety of science experiments with graphical explanations and real life applications. This episode: Electrochemistry. Electrolysis of a melt; electrolysis of a solution; and electroplating.

Spread your wings and get ready to fly into an episode full of feathery science! Witness the incredible birds of prey in action, get up close to a baby penguin on Phillip ...

Spread your wings and get ready to fly into an episode full of feathery science! Witness the incredible birds of prey in action, get up close to a baby penguin on Phillip Island, and examine how a budgie's natural talent to avoid obstacles could help develop tomorrow's flying technology.

GORILLA CONSERVATION Natalie visits a zoo committed to conserving gorillas and learns how recycling mobile phones can help reduce the threat of extinction. FRIENDSHIP BETWEEN ...

GORILLA CONSERVATION Natalie visits a zoo committed to conserving gorillas and learns how recycling mobile phones can help reduce the threat of extinction. FRIENDSHIP BETWEEN ANIMALS Some relationships between animals can seem rather strange. Here we explore a unique bond between a dog and a rabbit. UNDERWATER LIFE Adam looks into some of the venemous marine creatures we should be aware of when venturing into the water. BIRD EATING SPIDERS AS PETS An unusual choice for a pet, Stacey checks out what is required to keep a bird eating spider as a pet. STINGRAYS One of the oceans most misunderstood inhabitants, Josh heads out to find out more about these creatures. ANIMAL FIRST AID People aren't the only ones that sometimes need first aid. What about your pets? How to help your pets in an emergency.

Science Bank is a series of programs that demonstrate a variety of science experiments with graphical explanations and real life applications. Today: Current, voltage and ...

Science Bank is a series of programs that demonstrate a variety of science experiments with graphical explanations and real life applications. Today: Current, voltage and resistance are all related. This relationship is explored qualitatively and quantitatively through practical investigation. Graphics help explain the observed phenomena.

Science Bank is a series of programs that demonstrate a variety of science experiments with graphical explanations and real life applications. Today: This program explores ...

Science Bank is a series of programs that demonstrate a variety of science experiments with graphical explanations and real life applications. Today: This program explores the human digestive system. It demonstrates the experimental procedure for testing and identifying the four main food types. Practical investigation explains the activity of digestive enzymes and the processes involved in breaking down food. Graphics, x-rays and endoscopic photography examine the structure of the digestive system.

Finding Stuff Out
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Finding Stuff Out: Oceans

Season 1  |  Episode 14  |  Discovery Kids  |  November 20, 2014
In a search to learn about the origins of hair, Harrison finds out about the cultural implications of different hairstyles - from mohawks to baldness.

In a search to learn about the origins of hair, Harrison finds out about the cultural implications of different hairstyles - from mohawks to baldness.

The delicate balance between the atmosphere and life on earth and other planets is discussed. Earth is referred to as Goldilock's planet in this episode as it is "just right" ...

The delicate balance between the atmosphere and life on earth and other planets is discussed. Earth is referred to as Goldilock's planet in this episode as it is "just right" for life on earth when compared to Mars and Venus. This episode raises questions about changes in our planet's atmosphere and the impact of this on global warming.

Finding Stuff Out
21:04

Finding Stuff Out: The Moon

Season 1  |  Episode 3  |  Discovery Kids  |  November 21, 2014
Harrison investigates intriguing facts about the moon, like why people think wolves howl at the moon and why the moon appears to follow us.

Harrison investigates intriguing facts about the moon, like why people think wolves howl at the moon and why the moon appears to follow us.

Climatic change is the main focus of this episode and we examine long term climate change based on data from ice cores, tree rings and other evidence. This provides a ...

Climatic change is the main focus of this episode and we examine long term climate change based on data from ice cores, tree rings and other evidence. This provides a perspective from which students can understand the current debate on global warming and draw logical conclusion based on past and current evidence.

Get ready to make a big splash as we dive into the science behind the wildlife that populates our oceans. We get up close and personal with a pod of humpback whales on the ...

Get ready to make a big splash as we dive into the science behind the wildlife that populates our oceans. We get up close and personal with a pod of humpback whales on the east coast of Australia, we explore the extraordinary eye sight of the mantis shrimp and Dr Rob visits Tangalooma to learn all about the diet of the bottlenose dolphin first hand.

Superheroes, defying gravity and fearless BMX riders ... sounds totally wild huh?! We're also swinging into some aerial yoga, checking out some unusual peepers and hanging ...

Superheroes, defying gravity and fearless BMX riders ... sounds totally wild huh?! We're also swinging into some aerial yoga, checking out some unusual peepers and hanging with an animal rescuer.

Mariam goes horse riding, Jessica has a ballet class, Thomas and Daniel go shopping for CDs, Arno stays in bed as long as he can.

Mariam goes horse riding, Jessica has a ballet class, Thomas and Daniel go shopping for CDs, Arno stays in bed as long as he can.

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 ...

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, count in sixes, consider big numbers and go negative.

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