Megastructures
47:06

Megastructures: Millau Bridge

National Geographic May 5, 2015

Design and technologies

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Opened in 2004, the Millau Viaduct in Southern France is the tallest bridge in the world. At 343 metres it is almost a third taller than any other. With the roadway above the ...

Opened in 2004, the Millau Viaduct in Southern France is the tallest bridge in the world. At 343 metres it is almost a third taller than any other. With the roadway above the clouds, many believe it to also be most beautiful.

Food CIA
23:26

Food CIA: Grapefruit and Probiotics

Season 1 Episode 1 Nine May 16, 2015

Design and technologies

Critical thinking

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Kate Quilton travels to Swaziland to find out how the growers there get canned grapefruit so perfect. Meanwhile, in Finland, Matt Tebbutt discovers exactly which bacteria are ...

Kate Quilton travels to Swaziland to find out how the growers there get canned grapefruit so perfect. Meanwhile, in Finland, Matt Tebbutt discovers exactly which bacteria are in probiotics.

Food CIA
22:55

Food CIA: Olives and Beer

Season 1 Episode 4 Nine June 6, 2015

Design and technologies

Critical thinking

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Matt travels to South Africa to visit one of the largest olive orchards in the Western Cape. Meanwhile, in Spain, Kate sees how mass-production factories make the super black ...

Matt travels to South Africa to visit one of the largest olive orchards in the Western Cape. Meanwhile, in Spain, Kate sees how mass-production factories make the super black olives found in pizza and salads. And Matt attempts to discover if beer really consists of only water, hops, barley and wheat.

Restoration Man
47:00

Restoration Man: Flint Mill

Season 3 Episode 2 ABC December 8, 2015

Design and technologies

History

Personal and social capability

Critical thinking

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Alan Appleby, a building surveyor, and his wife Dora have saved a Flint Mill which has massive structural damage. The couple are restoration experts, but they've never taken ...

Alan Appleby, a building surveyor, and his wife Dora have saved a Flint Mill which has massive structural damage. The couple are restoration experts, but they've never taken on a project as ambitious as this before.

Lego Masters
1:26:05

Lego Masters: Mega City

Season 1 Episode 1 Nine April 28, 2019

Design and technologies

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Unlike anything you've seen on TV before. Inspiring and playful, the competition will deliver touching moments, edge-of-your-seat suspense, awe-inspiring artistry and tension ...

Unlike anything you've seen on TV before. Inspiring and playful, the competition will deliver touching moments, edge-of-your-seat suspense, awe-inspiring artistry and tension that you'll watch with one hand over your eyes.

Iron Men
21:13

Iron Men: The Heat Is On

Season 2 Episode 2 ABC2 November 3, 2015

Design and Technologies

Personal and Social Capability

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It's a hot day in New York City, and the ironworkers at The World Trade Center Tower 4 are struggling to set the scorching steel of this 977 ft. skyscraper.

It's a hot day in New York City, and the ironworkers at The World Trade Center Tower 4 are struggling to set the scorching steel of this 977 ft. skyscraper.

Strip the City
43:38

Strip the City: Harbour City: Sydney

Season 1 Episode 4 Discovery Science February 12, 2015

Design and technologies

Geography

Earth and environment

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Naked of its steel and concrete, we explore the secret technology and infrastructure that keeps Sydney running.

Naked of its steel and concrete, we explore the secret technology and infrastructure that keeps Sydney running.

Seven Wonders Of The Industrial World
50:18

Seven Wonders Of The Industrial World: Panama Canal

Season 1 Episode 5 The History Channel February 12, 2015

Design and technologies

History

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Conceived by Ferdinand de Lesseps, the Panama Canal was a miracle of engineering and human endeavour. He was beaten by jungle, swamps, rainstorms, mudslides, the death of ...

Conceived by Ferdinand de Lesseps, the Panama Canal was a miracle of engineering and human endeavour. He was beaten by jungle, swamps, rainstorms, mudslides, the death of 20,000 workers and financial ruin. American, John Stevens took over the project and saw it through, in the process creating a new country and the largest lock and canal system in the world. No longer would shipping have to face the terrors of Cape Horne to get from one side of America to another. (FEATURE ARTICLE AVAILABLE)

The Brits Who Built the Modern World
49:26

The Brits Who Built the Modern World: The Freedom of the Future

Season 1 Episode 1 SBS February 21, 2015

Design and technologies

History

7-8
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This is the definitive story of how one generation of British architects, born within five years of each other, changed the world with a bold new approach to architecture, led ...

This is the definitive story of how one generation of British architects, born within five years of each other, changed the world with a bold new approach to architecture, led by Norman Foster and Richard Rogers with their high-tech vision.

Iron Men
21:13

Iron Men: O' Canada

Season 2 Episode 8 ABC2/Kids December 15, 2015

Design and Technologies

Personal and Social Capability

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Nigella Express
25:00

Nigella Express: On The Run

Season 1 Episode 5 SBS September 30, 2015

Design and technologies

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Eating out has never been so easy. Nigella never leaves home without a food parcel, so whenever and wherever you are going, Nigella’s got the answer to what to take.

Eating out has never been so easy. Nigella never leaves home without a food parcel, so whenever and wherever you are going, Nigella’s got the answer to what to take.

Poh and Co.
23:36

Poh and Co.: Community

Season 1 Episode 4 SBS April 23, 2015

Design and technologies

Intercultural Understanding

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The front yard is ready for planting at last and Poh and Jono choose a big range of seedlings and young plants at the nursery, meet an adventurous young chef, then get some ...

The front yard is ready for planting at last and Poh and Jono choose a big range of seedlings and young plants at the nursery, meet an adventurous young chef, then get some help from friends and neighbours Anthony and Liz. Poh makes everyone pork and cabbage dumplings to fuel the effort of getting everything into the ground. Beer traps are installed to capture the snails and the dogs are trained to keep off the raised beds.

How It's Made: Dream Cars
22:00

How It's Made: Dream Cars: Zenvo ST1

Season 3 Episode 4 Discovery Science July 17, 2015

Design and Technologies

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Picture your dream car, it probably looks like a Zenvo ST1. Have you ever wondered just how that machine was made? Join the crew as we go to its birthplace, revealing the ...

Picture your dream car, it probably looks like a Zenvo ST1. Have you ever wondered just how that machine was made? Join the crew as we go to its birthplace, revealing the inner workings and gorgeous exterior.

Aussie Inventions that Changed the World
52:59

Aussie Inventions that Changed the World: Super Vision

Season 1 Episode 8 The History Channel August 12, 2019

Design and technologies

Digital technologies

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Four Australian inventions that transformed how we see the world around us, and what we know about it. William and Lawrence Bragg invented X-ray crystallography to reveal the ...

Four Australian inventions that transformed how we see the world around us, and what we know about it. William and Lawrence Bragg invented X-ray crystallography to reveal the atomic structure of crystals. Milutin Stoilovic and colleagues at the Australian National University worked with Federal Police to create a forensic lamp, the Polilight, which could detect latent finger prints. Charles Tait created the world's first feature film with the help of his family, and William Beech invented the periscope rifle in the trenches of Gallipoli.

Inside Incredible Machines
44:11

Inside Incredible Machines: C5 Galaxy

Season 1 Episode 5 National Geographic August 18, 2019

Design and technologies

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Watch as a Lockheed C-5 Galaxy - the biggest cargo plane ever - is stripped down, overhauled and rebuilt for the US military.

Watch as a Lockheed C-5 Galaxy - the biggest cargo plane ever - is stripped down, overhauled and rebuilt for the US military.

Aussie Inventions that Changed the World
51:58

Aussie Inventions that Changed the World: Airborne

Season 1 Episode 7 The History Channel August 5, 2019

Design and technologies

Digital technologies

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The Inventors who got us airborne typify tenacity and perseverance. Lawrence Hargrave, who was ridiculed for his box kites, laid the foundation for all modern aviation. David ...

The Inventors who got us airborne typify tenacity and perseverance. Lawrence Hargrave, who was ridiculed for his box kites, laid the foundation for all modern aviation. David Warren's black box helped make flying the safest form of transport, but he faced staunch resistance getting it off the ground. Jack Grant persisted for 10 years to get his lifesaving slide-raft into planes. While it took 60,000 years for the inventors of the returnable boomerang to receive recognition for their aeronautical achievements.

Inside Bentley: A Great British Motorcar
43:12

Inside Bentley: A Great British Motorcar

Lifestyle Channel September 22, 2019

Design and technologies

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For the first time, Bentley invite cameras behind the scenes. We meet their staff and customers in the factory, the showrooms and the secret upgrades department.

For the first time, Bentley invite cameras behind the scenes. We meet their staff and customers in the factory, the showrooms and the secret upgrades department.

Supercar Megabuild
44:13

Supercar Megabuild: Porsche Panamera

Episode 4 National Geographic October 29, 2019

Design and technologies

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Two ingenious engineers try to turn a standard Porsche Panamera into the ultimate eco-friendly, high performance executive super car.

Two ingenious engineers try to turn a standard Porsche Panamera into the ultimate eco-friendly, high performance executive super car.