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BtN Newsbreak
6:59

BtN Newsbreak: July 26, 2017

ABC ME  |  July 26, 2017
Find out what's going on in the world with a news bulletin designed for children, featuring stories that are relevant and easy to understand.

Find out what's going on in the world with a news bulletin designed for children, featuring stories that are relevant and easy to understand.

Behind the News: Civics Series
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Behind the News: Civics Series: The History of Voting

Season 1  |  Episode 2  |  ABC ME  |  June 28, 2016
All Australians over the age of 18 have the right to vote. But it hasn't always been that way.

All Australians over the age of 18 have the right to vote. But it hasn't always been that way.

Science Max: Experiments at Large
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Science Max: Experiments at Large: How You Build It

ABC ME  |  July 24, 2017
Classification: General Classification: General
This video has closed captioning
Ever wanted to build a bridge out of pasta? It's not too hard and works better than you'd think. But what if we were to try to make a pasta bridge big enough for Phil to walk ...

Ever wanted to build a bridge out of pasta? It's not too hard and works better than you'd think. But what if we were to try to make a pasta bridge big enough for Phil to walk across?

Totally Wild
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Totally Wild

Season 22  |  Episode 128  |  ELEVEN  |  February 12, 2017
We're chilling out with a surf squad practicing their sweet moves. We're also saddling up and learning the basics of horse riding and discovering what dingoes like to eat for ...

We're chilling out with a surf squad practicing their sweet moves. We're also saddling up and learning the basics of horse riding and discovering what dingoes like to eat for breakfast.

Mexico
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Mexico: Welcome To Mexico

Season 1  |  Episode 1  |  ABC  |  August 12, 2010
This program introduces Mexico, its varied landscapes and diverse people - from arid deserts to lush tropical rainforests. Presenter Jayne Constantinis visits the small ...

This program introduces Mexico, its varied landscapes and diverse people - from arid deserts to lush tropical rainforests. Presenter Jayne Constantinis visits the small historical town of Taxco, famous for its silver and meets a family who live there.

Totally Wild
23:59

Totally Wild: 14/09/2010

Ten  |  September 13, 2010
Behind The News
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Behind The News: 21/09/2010

ABC  |  September 21, 2010
TEAM GILLARD The PM has picked her team and just like a sports team they all have their specialist positions to play. Nathan looks at who's got a jersey in the new cabinet, ...

TEAM GILLARD The PM has picked her team and just like a sports team they all have their specialist positions to play. Nathan looks at who's got a jersey in the new cabinet, what skills they'll need and how they'll start delivering on election promises. COMMONWEALTH GAMES The opening is just around the corner so this week we look at where the idea of the Commonwealth Games came from. Sarah takes a trip back in time to explore the origin of the British Empire and the Commonwealth. PRECIOUS METAL Bling is the thing but what makes gold so attractive to investors? Gold has long been a prized commodity and it's getting more valuable. Tash digs around to uncover the reason this metal has become so precious. SWIM STAR Fancy a dip at 4.30am? For swimmers in training that's a part of their normal day. Sarah meets some kids hoping to be stars of the future and finds at a star swimmer from the past who's making an amazing comeback. RABBIT RACE Speed course, long jump and high jump are just a few of the events you'll see trackside at the rabbit racing competition! Tash meets the kids training their furry athletes and competing for glory in this growing sport.

Salinity
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Salinity: Australia's Urban Menace

Season 1  |  Episode 3  |  ABC  |  August 13, 2010
Many people think salinity is just a rural problem, but it's damaging homes, roads and playing fields in the city too. In this episode we meet people who are working to stop it.

Many people think salinity is just a rural problem, but it's damaging homes, roads and playing fields in the city too. In this episode we meet people who are working to stop it.

Scope
23:59

Scope: Trade Science

Ten  |  August 20, 2010
As SCOPE viewers will know, science doesn't always happen in a lab - in fact, there are plenty of trades that rely on science! In this episode, we investigate the science of ...

As SCOPE viewers will know, science doesn't always happen in a lab - in fact, there are plenty of trades that rely on science! In this episode, we investigate the science of mechanics, plumbers, blacksmiths, boilermakers, electricians, and carpenters.

Totally Wild
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Totally Wild: Extreme 1/10/2010

Ten  |  September 30, 2010
Scope
23:59

Scope: Things That Are Really Big

Ten  |  September 15, 2010
So what exactly does it mean to be big? The heaviest? The tallest? The longest? The widest? It's all of those things and a whole lot more! Join Dr Rob as we go in search of ...

So what exactly does it mean to be big? The heaviest? The tallest? The longest? The widest? It's all of those things and a whole lot more! Join Dr Rob as we go in search of some giant animals, find out how to build a massive bridge and look at the ins and outs of a very large musical instrument.

Scope
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Scope: Navigation

Ten  |  August 11, 2010
Maps, magnets, compasses, global positioning systems and robotic boats, it's all part of the science of navigation. Join Dr Rob as he calculates his latitude and longitude and ...

Maps, magnets, compasses, global positioning systems and robotic boats, it's all part of the science of navigation. Join Dr Rob as he calculates his latitude and longitude and SCOPES out the science behind getting from 'A' to 'B' without getting lost.

Totally Wild
23:57

Totally Wild: Game Play

Season 24  |  Episode 101  |  ELEVEN  |  July 4, 2017
Get the scoop on Australia's best playground, the inside story on mountain biking and hockey, and an exclusive with an unusual bat.

Get the scoop on Australia's best playground, the inside story on mountain biking and hockey, and an exclusive with an unusual bat.

Dance Like
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Dance Like

ABC ME  |  July 5, 2017
Jess Quinn's here to help you get your juicy wiggle on in order to dance just like Redfoo. He was inspired to write this song while visiting Australia so it's seems fitting to ...

Jess Quinn's here to help you get your juicy wiggle on in order to dance just like Redfoo. He was inspired to write this song while visiting Australia so it's seems fitting to learn, try at home and become the dance crew.

Scope
24:00

Scope: A Whole Lot Of Science 2

Season 3  |  Episode 160  |  ELEVEN  |  July 5, 2017
From wasps to waterways it's all covered in this jam-packed episode. Join Lee in the lab as she turns the ordinary into the extraordinary, under the scope.

From wasps to waterways it's all covered in this jam-packed episode. Join Lee in the lab as she turns the ordinary into the extraordinary, under the scope.

BtN Newsbreak
6:58

BtN Newsbreak: July 7, 2017

ABC ME  |  July 7, 2017
Find out what's going on in the world with a news bulletin designed for children, featuring stories that are relevant and easy to understand.

Find out what's going on in the world with a news bulletin designed for children, featuring stories that are relevant and easy to understand.

Behind The News Specials
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Behind The News Specials: Investigating Science

ABC ME  |  September 3, 2014
On BtN we love to investigate and we love science. This Special combines the two to bring you some fascinating facts and details about our universe. Did you know Australia has ...

On BtN we love to investigate and we love science. This Special combines the two to bring you some fascinating facts and details about our universe. Did you know Australia has been instrumental in some of the biggest space discoveries of recent times? And we meet a young man who is hoping to one day live on Mars!

Living Landscape
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Living Landscape: Mangroves And Wetland

Season 1  |  Episode 4  |  ABC  |  August 27, 1995
This program features mangroves and wetlands, one of the most product ecosystems. We see the importance of this ecosystem for migratory birds and as nursery areas for fish ...

This program features mangroves and wetlands, one of the most product ecosystems. We see the importance of this ecosystem for migratory birds and as nursery areas for fish and crustacean species. Benefits such as silt traps and their role in stabilising ecosystem includes drainage, use of the land for industrial purposes and as landfill dumps.

Living Landscape
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Living Landscape: Rainforests

Season 1  |  Episode 5  |  ABC  |  September 3, 1995
Before 1788 rainforests made up 1% of the landmass of Australia. At present well over half of that has disappeared, and much of the remainder is threatened. Because many of ...

Before 1788 rainforests made up 1% of the landmass of Australia. At present well over half of that has disappeared, and much of the remainder is threatened. Because many of Australia's watercourses start in rainforests, they play a vital role in water quality and quantity.

Living Landscape
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Living Landscape: Arid Inland

Season 1  |  Episode 7  |  ABC  |  September 10, 1995
Arid inland ecosystems are investigated in this program. Topics covered include the poor, ancient soils and the fallacy of vastness which often renders the ecosystem useless, ...

Arid inland ecosystems are investigated in this program. Topics covered include the poor, ancient soils and the fallacy of vastness which often renders the ecosystem useless, day/night cycle, seasonal variations & the effect of introduced species.

Living Landscape
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Living Landscape: Introduction To Ecosystems

Season 1  |  Episode 1  |  ABC  |  August 6, 1995
With the use of computer graphics,. This program introduces students to the concept of an ecosystem. Several ecosystems are briefly explained and illustrated, and examples are ...

With the use of computer graphics,. This program introduces students to the concept of an ecosystem. Several ecosystems are briefly explained and illustrated, and examples are given of human involvement in these systems

Deadly 60
28:20

Deadly 60: Norway

Season 2  |  Episode 17  |  ABC ME  |  August 2, 2016
Steve and the team are in the frozen north of Norway. Animals here face serious challenges just trying to survive in these sub-zero temperatures. The team head to the hills in ...

Steve and the team are in the frozen north of Norway. Animals here face serious challenges just trying to survive in these sub-zero temperatures. The team head to the hills in search of the elusive lynx.

Totally Wild
23:57

Totally Wild: 23/05/15

ELEVEN  |  May 22, 2015
We've got a high-flying, adrenaline pumping Totally Wild for you today, 'cos we're hanging with some skydivers. What a rush! Plus, we're checking out some frogs that can ...

We've got a high-flying, adrenaline pumping Totally Wild for you today, 'cos we're hanging with some skydivers. What a rush! Plus, we're checking out some frogs that can survive being frozen.

Behind The News
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Behind The News: 25/05/2010

ABC  |  May 25, 2010
CHINA CONNECTION We hear a lot about the importance of China for Australia. Why is this? BTN explains how countries trade with each other, and why Australia's mineral wealth ...

CHINA CONNECTION We hear a lot about the importance of China for Australia. Why is this? BTN explains how countries trade with each other, and why Australia's mineral wealth is so important for both countries. But there are suggestions that China's economic growth could slow...what would this mean for us? [Nathan} MARALINGA VICTIMS The Australian government has decided to pay compensation to veterans connected with the nuclear testing at Maralinga in the 1950s. BTN explains what happened...why people were unaware of the risks, what compensation is...and why the Maralinga victims still aren't happy [Sarah] YO-YO CHAMP We meet 15-year-old schoolboy Vu Ho, who's just been judged Australia's champion Yo-Yo player. BTN looks at the history of the game...as Vu explains his tricks, his practice routine...and his ambition to take part in the world championships in the U.S. [Tash] FOOD LABELLING We are what we eat, but we don't always know what we're eating. Australia does have laws about food labels but some say they don't go far enough. BTN reports on a Federal Government review into food labelling and why it's such a big issue for our diet and health [Sarah}. PET TIGER Imagine having a tiger as pet. That's the scenario at a private zoo on the New South Wales south coast...where the owners regard a young Bengal Tiger as one of the family. For the time being Kinwah eats in their kitchen and plays with the family dog. But it's also a potentially dangerous situation...and the day's approaching when Kinwah will need to get used to a very different lifestyle. [Tash]

Behind The News
24:29

Behind The News: 20/07/2010

ABC  |  July 20, 2010
BtN stories this week include Vote 2010, Copy, right?, Caffeine Culture, Old School and Camel Cup.

BtN stories this week include Vote 2010, Copy, right?, Caffeine Culture, Old School and Camel Cup.

Totally Wild
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Totally Wild: 11/05/2010

Ten  |  May 10, 2010
Scope
23:53

Scope: Geology

Ten  |  June 30, 2010
From volcanic craters to limestone caves, from mountain-building to kangaroo poo, there's a whole lot more to a geologists job then just digging in the dirt. Join Dr Rob as he ...

From volcanic craters to limestone caves, from mountain-building to kangaroo poo, there's a whole lot more to a geologists job then just digging in the dirt. Join Dr Rob as he goes on a geological field trip and SCOPES out all the science behind geology.

Totally Wild
23:46

Totally Wild: Wow 09/06//2010

Ten  |  June 8, 2010
Racers start your engines it's TW WOW time as Adam lives out his boyhood dream and learns how to fly a Tiger ARH helicopter in a hi-tech simulator and Pip gets a lesson in ...

Racers start your engines it's TW WOW time as Adam lives out his boyhood dream and learns how to fly a Tiger ARH helicopter in a hi-tech simulator and Pip gets a lesson in animatronic monster making from Academy Award winner John Cox.

Totally Wild
23:48

Totally Wild: Wow 16/06//2010

Ten  |  June 15, 2010
Racers start your engines it's TW WOW time as Adam lives out his boyhood dream and learns how to fly a Tiger ARH helicopter in a hi-tech simulator and Pip gets a lesson in ...

Racers start your engines it's TW WOW time as Adam lives out his boyhood dream and learns how to fly a Tiger ARH helicopter in a hi-tech simulator and Pip gets a lesson in animatronic monster making from Academy Award winner John Cox.

Scope
23:51

Scope: Things That Swim

Ten  |  July 7, 2010
Can a prawn do the backstroke? Can a sea jelly breaststroke? Can sharks freestyle? And can Dr Rob do the butterfly? All these questions and more will be answered in this ...

Can a prawn do the backstroke? Can a sea jelly breaststroke? Can sharks freestyle? And can Dr Rob do the butterfly? All these questions and more will be answered in this episode on things that swim.

Totally Wild Extreme
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Totally Wild Extreme: Diving Champions //Gymnastic Guys /Rowing Girls/Downhill Mountain Bikes

Ten  |  April 15, 2010
Totally Wild Extreme is all about sport! DIVING CHAMPIONS Nat checks out the sport of diving and finds out what's involved... one thing is for sure- you can't be afraid of ...

Totally Wild Extreme is all about sport! DIVING CHAMPIONS Nat checks out the sport of diving and finds out what's involved... one thing is for sure- you can't be afraid of heights! GYMNASTIC GUYS Sean hangs out with some talented young gymnasts to find out what they get up to in a typical training session. ROWING GIRLS While rowing a boat gently down a stream may hold a certain appeal, there is nothing gentle about these girls' training regime. Pip meets some elite high school rowers (including one destined for the AIS!) and learns all about the 'oarsome' sport of rowing. DOWNHILL MOUNTAIN BIKES It took Col approximately 6.25 seconds to come off his mountain bike, and that's exactly where this story begins! Join Col and the guys from Inside Line as they attempt to tackle some of Adelaide's hardest mountain bike trails!

Totally Wild
23:46

Totally Wild: Wow 01/09//2010

Ten  |  August 31, 2010
Racers start your engines it's TW WOW time as Adam lives out his boyhood dream and learns how to fly a Tiger ARH helicopter in a hi-tech simulator and Pip gets a lesson in ...

Racers start your engines it's TW WOW time as Adam lives out his boyhood dream and learns how to fly a Tiger ARH helicopter in a hi-tech simulator and Pip gets a lesson in animatronic monster making from Academy Award winner John Cox.

Totally Wild
23:58

Totally Wild: Wow 15/09//2010

Ten  |  September 14, 2010
Racers start your engines it's TW WOW time as Adam lives out his boyhood dream and learns how to fly a Tiger ARH helicopter in a hi-tech simulator and Pip gets a lesson in ...

Racers start your engines it's TW WOW time as Adam lives out his boyhood dream and learns how to fly a Tiger ARH helicopter in a hi-tech simulator and Pip gets a lesson in animatronic monster making from Academy Award winner John Cox.

Scope
23:56

Scope: Sports Technology

Ten  |  March 31, 2010
No matter whether your favourite sport is cricket, footy, golf, or even BMX, if you want a competitive edge then you'll need science. Join Dr Rob as he takes a swing and ...

No matter whether your favourite sport is cricket, footy, golf, or even BMX, if you want a competitive edge then you'll need science. Join Dr Rob as he takes a swing and SCOPES out all the science behind Sports Technology.

Scope
23:27

Scope: Friction

Ten  |  February 10, 2010
Friction is one of the most important forces affecting the world we live in. Everything from Earthquakes to car racing involves friction and this episode of Scope delves deep ...

Friction is one of the most important forces affecting the world we live in. Everything from Earthquakes to car racing involves friction and this episode of Scope delves deep into how friction works and reveals some amazing science. Among other things you'll find out exactly how a Gecko climbs a wall and why making cars stick to the road makes them go faster!

Totally Wild
24:00

Totally Wild: Animal Adoptions/Squirrel Monkey/Funnel Webs/International Optimists/Stadium Lights

Ten  |  November 4, 2009
ANIMAL ADOPTIONS After moving to Adelaide 10 months ago, Colin is still feeling a little lonely and decides to adopt an animal from the Adelaide Zoo. Problem is there's just ...

ANIMAL ADOPTIONS After moving to Adelaide 10 months ago, Colin is still feeling a little lonely and decides to adopt an animal from the Adelaide Zoo. Problem is there's just so many to chose from! SQUIRREL MONKEY In this story we hang out with an elderly group of squirrel monkeys, but don't let their age fool you! These South American primates can still speedily negotiate their way through the canopy. They also have a friend which they hang out with known as the Agouti - what's that I hear you ask? Well you'll have to watch to find out! FUNNEL WEBS Pip is learning all about the funnel web spider...from a safe distance of course! INTERNATIONAL OPTIMISTS Adam is hanging out with a young yachtie who is part of the global racing group - International Optimists! STADIUM LIGHTS Tess is at a sports stadium to find out what has to be done to look after and maintain a venue that seats 53,000 people!

Indus Civilisation
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Indus Civilisation: Clues In The Mounds

Season 1  |  Episode 2  |  ABC  |  November 15, 2009
The Indus Civilisatino is one of the world's oldest. Presented by children, this series visits the ruins of two Indus cities. Archaeology is introduced as a method of ...

The Indus Civilisatino is one of the world's oldest. Presented by children, this series visits the ruins of two Indus cities. Archaeology is introduced as a method of learning how the Indus people lived, with comparisons to present day lifestyles in the region. Harappa is one of the most important archaeological sites from the Indus civilisation. The young hosts of this program visit Harappa to learn about archaeology and use it to piece together how people may have lived in 2500BC.

Scope
24:00

Scope: Things That Are Hot

Ten  |  November 1, 2009
This episode of SCOPE is hot! So hot in fact, it'll break you out in a sweat just watching it! Join Dr Rob as he SCOPES out the warmth of the summer sun, discovers how thermal ...

This episode of SCOPE is hot! So hot in fact, it'll break you out in a sweat just watching it! Join Dr Rob as he SCOPES out the warmth of the summer sun, discovers how thermal imaging works, and gets to work with some molten metal.

Totally Wild
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Totally Wild: TW Challenge: Sky Scraper/Snow Grooming/Inline vs Ice/Falcon ROV Underwater Vehicle/Pig Racing.

Ten  |  December 7, 2009
TW CHALLENGE - SKY SCRAPER Col has been challenged to wash windows... windows that are approximately 100 METRES OFF THE GROUND! Join Col as he slides down the abseil line to ...

TW CHALLENGE - SKY SCRAPER Col has been challenged to wash windows... windows that are approximately 100 METRES OFF THE GROUND! Join Col as he slides down the abseil line to wash the windows of a 13 storey building! SNOW GROOMING Nat finds out what happens after dark in the Mt Buller snow fields. INLINE VS ICE What's the difference between inline and ice hockey? More than the blades Pip finds out... FALCON ROV UNDERWATER VEHICLE ROV's can explore the deep depths of the ocean! Like a remote controlled submarine! COOL! PIG RACING Tess hangs out at the Royal Adelaide Show and is shown that Pigs really do fly!

Chicken Run
1:20:15

Chicken Run

7two  |  November 22, 2009
On Tweedy's Chicken Farm in the north of England, Ginger is sick of being cooped up and forced to lay eggs. Determined to lead her fellow chickens to freedom, she tries one ...

On Tweedy's Chicken Farm in the north of England, Ginger is sick of being cooped up and forced to lay eggs. Determined to lead her fellow chickens to freedom, she tries one escape plan after another - but nothing works. Then one day a new arrival crash-lands in the barnyard: Rocky the Flying Rooster a brash, cocksure American escapee from a nearby circus. In return for hiding him from the searchers, Ginger persuades Rocky to teach the chickens to fly.

Backyard Science
25:09

Backyard Science: May 22, 2017

ABC ME  |  May 22, 2017
Classification: General Classification: General
This video has closed captioning
No Bunsen burners or laboratories here, this is science for everybody, anywhere. Wherever the kids want to take it, in the garden, in the kitchen or in the shed, this is ...

No Bunsen burners or laboratories here, this is science for everybody, anywhere. Wherever the kids want to take it, in the garden, in the kitchen or in the shed, this is science by kids for kids.

BtN Newsbreak
6:59

BtN Newsbreak: May 19, 2017

ABC ME  |  May 19, 2017
Find out what's going on in the world with a news bulletin designed for children, featuring stories that are relevant and easy to understand.

Find out what's going on in the world with a news bulletin designed for children, featuring stories that are relevant and easy to understand.

BtN Newsbreak
6:58

BtN Newsbreak: May 31, 2017

ABC ME  |  May 31, 2017
Find out what's going on in the world with a news bulletin designed for children, featuring stories that are relevant and easy to understand.

Find out what's going on in the world with a news bulletin designed for children, featuring stories that are relevant and easy to understand.

Deadly 60
28:09

Deadly 60: Alaska

ABC ME  |  June 29, 2016
The snowy north is home to the largest land predator in the world. A grizzly bear shows Steve Backshall why it's on the list. Steve then drags the crew rafting down an icy ...

The snowy north is home to the largest land predator in the world. A grizzly bear shows Steve Backshall why it's on the list. Steve then drags the crew rafting down an icy river to find hundreds of eagles.

Deadly 60
28:10

Deadly 60: South Africa 1

Season 1  |  Episode 1  |  ABC ME  |  June 10, 2016
In South Africa, Steve Backshall sets off with his crew in tow in search of all the animals that most Africans spend as much time as possible avoiding.

In South Africa, Steve Backshall sets off with his crew in tow in search of all the animals that most Africans spend as much time as possible avoiding.

Deadly 60
28:18

Deadly 60: The Making of

ABC ME  |  June 4, 2016
Steve Backshall has travelled the planet in search of animals for his Deadly 60 list. However, it was not just the creatures that were potentially lethal; sometimes the ...

Steve Backshall has travelled the planet in search of animals for his Deadly 60 list. However, it was not just the creatures that were potentially lethal; sometimes the locations themselves were the biggest challenge. Behind-the-scenes footage shows the crew preparing for a dive sequence with the awesome but deadly Humboldt Squid and the lengths they go to in order to stay safe.

Deadly 60
28:09

Deadly 60: Alaska

Season 1  |  Episode 14  |  ABC ME  |  July 3, 2016
Adventurer Steve Backshall and the Deadly 60 team head north to Alaska. The snowy north is home to the largest land predator in the world. A grizzly bear shows Steve Backshall ...

Adventurer Steve Backshall and the Deadly 60 team head north to Alaska. The snowy north is home to the largest land predator in the world. A grizzly bear shows Steve Backshall why it's on the Deadly list. Steve then drags the crew rafting down an icy river to find hundreds of eagles.

Deadly 60
28:10

Deadly 60: Brazil 3

Season 1  |  Episode 20  |  ABC ME  |  July 8, 2016
Steve Backshall's journey is almost over; he only needs two more animals to complete his Deadly 60 list. However, it will be a tough choice as he goes in search of the final ...

Steve Backshall's journey is almost over; he only needs two more animals to complete his Deadly 60 list. However, it will be a tough choice as he goes in search of the final contenders in the rainforests of Brazil.

Deadly 60
28:00

Deadly 60: Aligator Gar/Cottonmouth/Snapping Turtle

Season 1  |  Episode 16  |  ABC ME  |  July 4, 2016
In the steamy heat of America's Deep South, Steve Backshall continues his hunt for the 60 most deadly creatures.

In the steamy heat of America's Deep South, Steve Backshall continues his hunt for the 60 most deadly creatures.

Deadly 60
27:37

Deadly 60: UK 2

ABC ME  |  June 28, 2016
Steve Backshall continues to scour the UK for some fearsome predators to add to his list and has a hair-raising experience with the fastest animal that has ever lived.

Steve Backshall continues to scour the UK for some fearsome predators to add to his list and has a hair-raising experience with the fastest animal that has ever lived.

Deadly 60
28:19

Deadly 60: UK

ABC ME  |  June 26, 2016
Steve Backshall is in the UK to show viewers that they do not have to travel to exotic countries to find deadly creatures.

Steve Backshall is in the UK to show viewers that they do not have to travel to exotic countries to find deadly creatures.

Deadly 60
28:08

Deadly 60: Ethiopia

Season 3  |  Episode 2  |  ABC ME  |  August 9, 2016
In the medieval Ethiopian city of Harar, Steve Backshall has a unique and potentially lethal encounter with a pack of spotted hyenas. Out of the town and up into the mountains ...

In the medieval Ethiopian city of Harar, Steve Backshall has a unique and potentially lethal encounter with a pack of spotted hyenas. Out of the town and up into the mountains Steve then meets the rarest wolf on earth.

Deadly 60
28:03

Deadly 60: Australia 1

Season 3  |  Episode 7  |  ABC ME  |  August 16, 2016
Steve Backshall and his crew head to Australia in his search to find the world's 60 most deadly creatures. Steve takes a look at the tiger snake, pelican and the bottlenose ...

Steve Backshall and his crew head to Australia in his search to find the world's 60 most deadly creatures. Steve takes a look at the tiger snake, pelican and the bottlenose dolphin to see what incredible predators they are.

Deadly 60
27:58

Deadly 60: South Africa 2

Season 3  |  Episode 9  |  ABC ME  |  August 18, 2016
When a Nile crocodile attacks a local six-year-old girl in her own swimming pool, Steve makes it his mission to investigate whether these ancient reptiles truly deserve their ...

When a Nile crocodile attacks a local six-year-old girl in her own swimming pool, Steve makes it his mission to investigate whether these ancient reptiles truly deserve their deadly reputation.

Deadly 60
28:09

Deadly 60: Mexico 2

Season 3  |  Episode 13  |  ABC ME  |  August 24, 2016
Steve and the crew return to Mexico in search of more animals to add to the Deadly 60. Steve searches a swamp at night for a rare and beautiful crocodile with a nasty bite, ...

Steve and the crew return to Mexico in search of more animals to add to the Deadly 60. Steve searches a swamp at night for a rare and beautiful crocodile with a nasty bite, before heading to the stunning Mexican coastline.

Deadly 60
28:11

Deadly 60: South America

Season 3  |  Episode 15  |  ABC ME  |  August 26, 2016
Steve returns to South America. He joins a team trying to save a highly endangered predator, the Orinoco crocodile, and witnesses the ferocious maternal instincts of a female.

Steve returns to South America. He joins a team trying to save a highly endangered predator, the Orinoco crocodile, and witnesses the ferocious maternal instincts of a female.

Deadly 60
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Deadly 60: UK

Season 3  |  Episode 3  |  ABC ME  |  August 10, 2016
Steve's scouring land, sea and air for some of the deadliest critters that the UK has to offer. First, he heads for the seas off the coast of Plymouth, in search of monsters ...

Steve's scouring land, sea and air for some of the deadliest critters that the UK has to offer. First, he heads for the seas off the coast of Plymouth, in search of monsters from the deep.

Wild Visuals
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Wild Visuals: Deadly Australians - Urban

TVS  |  March 26, 2011
Award winning Australian documentary maker Tina Dalton's natural history series features amazing wildlife footage filmed in Australia and internationally.

Award winning Australian documentary maker Tina Dalton's natural history series features amazing wildlife footage filmed in Australia and internationally.

Deadly 60
28:12

Deadly 60: British Columbia

Season 2  |  Episode 2  |  ABC ME  |  July 12, 2016
Steve Backshall and the crew pitch up in British Columbia, Canada. It's an explorer's paradise with infinite untouched wilderness and spectacular animals like the wolf eel, ...

Steve Backshall and the crew pitch up in British Columbia, Canada. It's an explorer's paradise with infinite untouched wilderness and spectacular animals like the wolf eel, the giant pacific octopus and the huge killer whale.

Deadly 60
28:20

Deadly 60: Sri Lanka 1

Season 3  |  Episode 16  |  ABC ME  |  August 29, 2016
Steve heads to Sri Lanka where he attempts to free dive with the largest animal ever known to have lived, the Blue Whale. Back on dry land he goes in search of another giant, ...

Steve heads to Sri Lanka where he attempts to free dive with the largest animal ever known to have lived, the Blue Whale. Back on dry land he goes in search of another giant, the Asian Elephant.

Deadly 60
28:10

Deadly 60: United Kingdom

Season 2  |  Episode 18  |  ABC ME  |  August 3, 2016
Steve scuba dives in a lake and has encounters with a number of pike, explaining how down here this monster fears nothing as it is top of the food chain.

Steve scuba dives in a lake and has encounters with a number of pike, explaining how down here this monster fears nothing as it is top of the food chain.

Totally Wild
23:52

Totally Wild: Thrill Seekers

Season 24  |  Episode 98  |  ELEVEN  |  June 30, 2017
Ready, super sleuths? We're on a mission to solve a few mysteries. How magic works, the secret life of cats and what to feed an alligator.

Ready, super sleuths? We're on a mission to solve a few mysteries. How magic works, the secret life of cats and what to feed an alligator.

BtN Newsbreak
7:01

BtN Newsbreak: June 29, 2017

ABC ME  |  June 29, 2017
Find out what's going on in the world with a news bulletin designed for children, featuring stories that are relevant and easy to understand.

Find out what's going on in the world with a news bulletin designed for children, featuring stories that are relevant and easy to understand.

Behind the News
24:29

Behind the News: Paris Climate Withdrawal/Koala Concerns//Uluru Street View/Albinism/The BTN Welcome Book

ABC ME  |  June 13, 2017
Paris Climate Withdrawal Last week, the United States announced that it's pulling out of the Paris Agreement, a big plan designed to fight climate change. The news caused a ...

Paris Climate Withdrawal Last week, the United States announced that it's pulling out of the Paris Agreement, a big plan designed to fight climate change. The news caused a massive reaction around the world. But what actually is the Paris Agreement and what might happen once the United States withdraws? Koala Concerns Scientists in New South Wales are worried about the effect rising sea levels and deforestation are having on Australia's koala population. We'll take a look at the latest research and find out what can be done to help this iconic Australian species. TEACHING RESOURCES INCLUDED Learning Areas - Science / Science Understanding / Biological sciences: Living things, including plants and animals, depend on each other and the environment to survive Year 4 Living things have life cycles Year 4 Living things have structural features and adaptations that help them to survive in their environment Year 5 The growth and survival of living things are affected by the physical conditions of their environment Year 6 Interactions between organisms, including the effects of human activities can be represented by food chains and food webs Year 7 Scientific knowledge has changed peoples' understanding of the world and is refined as new evidence becomes available Year 7 Uluru Street View For the first time, students will be able to virtually walk around Uluru, after Google's Street View site recently captured the massive rock in the heart of the Australia. The filming was done with permission and advice from local aboriginal elders and some sections of the rock weren't captured due to their cultural beliefs. Next week, we'll find out more about those beliefs and find out why this landmark holds such significance in this country. TEACHING RESOURCES INCLUDED Learning Areas - Science / Science Understanding / Earth and space science: Earth's surface changes over time as a result of natural processes and human activity Year 4 Science / Science as a Human Endeavour / Use and influence of science: Science knowledge helps people to understand the effect of their actions Year 4 HASS / Historical Knowledge and Understanding / First contacts: The diversity of Australia's first peoples and the long and continuous connection of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Peoples to Country/ Place (land, sea, waterways and skies) and the implications for their daily lives. Year 4 HASS / Geographical Knowledge and Understanding / Unit 1: Landforms and landscapes: The aesthetic, cultural and spiritual value of landscapes and landforms for people, including Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Peoples Year 8 The different types of landscapes and their distinctive landform features Year 8 The ways of protecting significant landscapes Year 8 Albinism Next Tuesday is International Albinism Day. Albinism is a rare condition that only affects around 1000 Australians. One of them is 13 year old Xander. So we asked him to tell us all about it. The BTN Welcome Book - Cover Artist announced Last year, Behind the News asked all Australian kids to draw pictures of welcome for all of the young refugees and migrants that arrive here to start a new life. Incredibly, more than 12,000 of you took part. We then selected about 100 of those beautiful pictures to be printed into a special book. On the 20th of June, we will officially unveil the book that all of you helped create. And as thanks, we'll also post a free eBook version on our website for you to download and enjoy. But first, in next week's show, we will reveal the BTN Welcome Book's front cover design and introduce you to the talented young artist who drew it.

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