Rebel army take cover at Kips Bay
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Rebel army take cover at Kips Bay

Clip from America: The Story Of The US

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With an invasion planned by the British Army on Manhattan, the rebel army took cover at Kips Bay.

With an invasion planned by the British Army on Manhattan, the rebel army took cover at Kips Bay.

Crossing Cooper Creek in abandoned punt
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Crossing Cooper Creek in abandoned punt

Clip from Return To Lake Eyre: The Deluge

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The bigger the drought, the bigger the flood. That certainly held true over the past year for the eastern half of Australia, with flooding rains ending the worst drought in ...

The bigger the drought, the bigger the flood. That certainly held true over the past year for the eastern half of Australia, with flooding rains ending the worst drought in history. The signs that the weather was turning began in 2009, when a deluge in the tropical north set the great desert rivers flowing through Central Australia. For the first time in years, the water flowed all the way to Lake Eyre, the huge salt pan in the dead heart of the continent. ABC TV reporter Paul Lockyer covered

Opium, Coleridge and his poetry
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Opium, Coleridge and his poetry

Clip from The Romantics

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Peter Ackroyd discusses the role of opium in Coleridge's theories of poetry, imagination and identity.

Peter Ackroyd discusses the role of opium in Coleridge's theories of poetry, imagination and identity.

The power of body language
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The power of body language

Clip from Child Of Our Time: Read My Lips

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Verbally is not the only way humans communicate. Professor Robert Winston takes a look at the power of body language and the effect it can have on the people you are ...

Verbally is not the only way humans communicate. Professor Robert Winston takes a look at the power of body language and the effect it can have on the people you are interacting with.

Pythagoras and the birth of Greek mathematics
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Pythagoras and the birth of Greek mathematics

Clip from The Story Of Maths

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Marcus du Sautoy introduces Pythagoras' theorem and discovery of harmonic series, and Hippasus' irrational number.

Marcus du Sautoy introduces Pythagoras' theorem and discovery of harmonic series, and Hippasus' irrational number.

Introducing Mongolia's Gobi Desert
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Introducing Mongolia's Gobi Desert

Clip from Planet Earth

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David Attenborough describes the conditions that formed the Gobi Desert and some of the characteristics of the environment.

David Attenborough describes the conditions that formed the Gobi Desert and some of the characteristics of the environment.

Introducing Mongolia's Gobi Desert
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Introducing Mongolia's Gobi Desert

Clip from Planet Earth

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David Attenborough describes the conditions that formed the Gobi Desert and some of the characteristics of the environment.

David Attenborough describes the conditions that formed the Gobi Desert and some of the characteristics of the environment.

English small business in the 1930s
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English small business in the 1930s

Clip from Turn Back Time: The High Street

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A group of British small business owners are sent back in time to the 1930s to demonstrate the struggles and successes of being a shop owner in bygone eras.

A group of British small business owners are sent back in time to the 1930s to demonstrate the struggles and successes of being a shop owner in bygone eras.

The Lost Thing comes home
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The Lost Thing comes home

Clip from The Lost Thing

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The Department of Odds and Ends
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The Department of Odds and Ends

Clip from The Lost Thing

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Utopia
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Utopia

Clip from The Lost Thing

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Finding the lost thing
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Finding the lost thing

Clip from The Lost Thing

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A boy finds a strange creature on a beach, find out what it is in this clip.

A boy finds a strange creature on a beach, find out what it is in this clip.

No one knows about The Lost Thing
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No one knows about The Lost Thing

Clip from The Lost Thing

Media arts

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DIY search for extraterrestrial life
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DIY search for extraterrestrial life

Clip from Scope

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The thought of extraterrestrial has captured the imagination of scientists and civilians for centuries, manifesting in wacky conspiracy theories and blockbuster movies. Now ...

The thought of extraterrestrial has captured the imagination of scientists and civilians for centuries, manifesting in wacky conspiracy theories and blockbuster movies. Now you can help answer one of the world's most fascinating questions: Are we alone? Paige from the Double Helix Science Club explains how you can help the Search for Extraterrestrial Intelligence Institute with SETI@Home: http://setiathome.ssl.berkeley.edu. All you need is a computer and a little bit of curiosity.

How the Heart Works - short clip
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How the Heart Works - short clip

Clip from Don't Die Young

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Dr Alice Roberts gives us a real life example of how the heart jumps into action when we are excited or stressed, illustrates wh

Dr Alice Roberts gives us a real life example of how the heart jumps into action when we are excited or stressed, illustrates wh

Changing public opinion through advertising
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Changing public opinion through advertising

Clip from Behind The News

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Using an advertisement promoting the passing of a Carbon Tax in 2011, 'Behind The News' examines how advertising can often help change public opinion.

Using an advertisement promoting the passing of a Carbon Tax in 2011, 'Behind The News' examines how advertising can often help change public opinion.

DIY hand sanitiser test
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DIY hand sanitiser test

Clip from Scope

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Junior scientist Jeffrey shows us how to test if our sanitisers are really keeping our hands clean and how to choose the right product. To conduct this experiment yourself, ...

Junior scientist Jeffrey shows us how to test if our sanitisers are really keeping our hands clean and how to choose the right product. To conduct this experiment yourself, you will need agar agar plates, a sample of Sarcina lutea, cotton wool tips, clear film, filter paper, the sanitisers you want to test and a temperature controlled environment.

Malnutrition: The tragic experiment of Dr William Stark
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Malnutrition: The tragic experiment of Dr William Stark

Clip from Medical Mavericks: The History of Self-Experimentation

Health and PE

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In the 18th century little was known about nutrition. Dr William Stark decided to try limiting the food he ate to bread water and honey. It didn't end well.

In the 18th century little was known about nutrition. Dr William Stark decided to try limiting the food he ate to bread water and honey. It didn't end well.