What is the census?
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What is the census?

Clip from Behind the News

Civics and citizenship

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What does the census tell us? Why do we all Australians have to do it? Find out more about the census and the proposal to change it from taking place every five years to ten years.

What does the census tell us? Why do we all Australians have to do it? Find out more about the census and the proposal to change it from taking place every five years to ten years.

Life in the trenches
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Life in the trenches

Clip from Behind the News

History

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This video has closed captioning
During World War I more Aussie troops died of disease living in the trenches than whilst fighting. So what was life like in the trenches for the soldiers who served in World War 1?

During World War I more Aussie troops died of disease living in the trenches than whilst fighting. So what was life like in the trenches for the soldiers who served in World War 1?

Impact of increased development on the reef
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Impact of increased development on the reef

Clip from Life on the Reef

Geography

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This video has closed captioning
The difficult balance of commerce and conservation plays out. Increased development and traffic puts the reef at risk.

The difficult balance of commerce and conservation plays out. Increased development and traffic puts the reef at risk.

Plants
2:05

Plants

Clip from Scope

Earth and environment

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Classification: GeneralClassification: General
This video has closed captioning
Using rhyme to describe yourself
0:54

Using rhyme to describe yourself

Clip from Three Kinds of Writing

English

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One person uses rhyming verse to describe himself

One person uses rhyming verse to describe himself

History of gold in Bendigo
5:05

History of gold in Bendigo

Clip from Tony Robinson's Time Walks

History

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Tony Robinson visits Bendigo's Central Deborah Gold Mine to inspect some of the machinery that helped extract the precious metal from one of the biggest gold finds in history.

Tony Robinson visits Bendigo's Central Deborah Gold Mine to inspect some of the machinery that helped extract the precious metal from one of the biggest gold finds in history.

Conducting an orchestra
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Conducting an orchestra

Clip from Behind The News

Music

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Behind The News meets an orchestra conductor to learn what their role is in producing live music.

Behind The News meets an orchestra conductor to learn what their role is in producing live music.

A tour around CH2, an eco-friendly building
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A tour around CH2, an eco-friendly building

Clip from Scope

Design and technologies

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A green building in Melbourne called CH2 has been built with the environment in mind. Rob Adams, Director of City Design for the Melbourne City Council gives us a tour around ...

A green building in Melbourne called CH2 has been built with the environment in mind. Rob Adams, Director of City Design for the Melbourne City Council gives us a tour around this ecofriendly building.

Maya writing and story telling
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Maya writing and story telling

Clip from The Time Compass

Languages

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The Mayas used a type of picture writing called glyphs to record their past and tell stories over generations.

The Mayas used a type of picture writing called glyphs to record their past and tell stories over generations.

The justice system in Australia
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The justice system in Australia

Clip from Behind The News

Civics and citizenship

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Students from Darwin and Clontarf high schools take a closer look at the justice system and the process of how it works.

Students from Darwin and Clontarf high schools take a closer look at the justice system and the process of how it works.

The birth of Islam
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The birth of Islam

Clip from The Time Compass

Religious studies

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Classification: GeneralClassification: General
This brief clip introduces when and where Islam began.

This brief clip introduces when and where Islam began.

Chromosomes
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Chromosomes

Clip from Scope

Science

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We have 46 pairs of chromosomes! How many pairs of chromosomes do a dog, a guinea pig and a cabbage have Find out all about chromosomes in the Lab with Dr Rob!

We have 46 pairs of chromosomes! How many pairs of chromosomes do a dog, a guinea pig and a cabbage have Find out all about chromosomes in the Lab with Dr Rob!

Monitoring the ocean
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Monitoring the ocean

Clip from Scope

Geography

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Uncovering the mysteries of what lies 3km under the ocean is not an easy task. But through some simple measurements and sophisticated technology Simon Allen and his team at ...

Uncovering the mysteries of what lies 3km under the ocean is not an easy task. But through some simple measurements and sophisticated technology Simon Allen and his team at CSIRO are finding out what lurks beneath the ocean surface.

Murray River research
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Murray River research

Clip from Scope

Science

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The Murray is Australia's largest river system, but sadly it has seen better days. Justin Brookes, a biologist from the University of Adelaide, shows us what he is researching ...

The Murray is Australia's largest river system, but sadly it has seen better days. Justin Brookes, a biologist from the University of Adelaide, shows us what he is researching and how he is helping to save the Murray River.

Coding outdoors in public art installations
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Coding outdoors in public art installations

Clip from Coding: The Future is Creative

Digital technologies

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Chloe Watts meets digital artist Seb LeeDelisle to see his digital fireworks display, created in open source program PixelPyros.

Chloe Watts meets digital artist Seb LeeDelisle to see his digital fireworks display, created in open source program PixelPyros.

Setting up a home for yabbies
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Setting up a home for yabbies

Clip from Scope

Science

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A junior scientist explains how to set up a home for yabbies and how to look after them.

A junior scientist explains how to set up a home for yabbies and how to look after them.

Sydney oyster shells used in mortar
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Sydney oyster shells used in mortar

Clip from Coast Australia

Design and technologies

5-6
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Heritage building experts show Xanthe Mallett how settlers and convicts made mortar out of oyster shells to build Sydney.

Heritage building experts show Xanthe Mallett how settlers and convicts made mortar out of oyster shells to build Sydney.

Personal description
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Personal description

Clip from Three Kinds of Writing

English

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Three very different people describe themselves.

Three very different people describe themselves.