The precurser to refrigeration
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The precurser to refrigeration

Clip from Aussie Inventions that Changed the World

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After coming to Australia as a newspaper printer, journalist and later founding editor of the Geelong Advertiser, Scottish-born James Harrison invented one of the most ...

After coming to Australia as a newspaper printer, journalist and later founding editor of the Geelong Advertiser, Scottish-born James Harrison invented one of the most significant inventions of the 19th century: mechanical refrigeration by way of the commercial ice-maker. The impact of his invention on extending the life of food eventually opened up global food industries, while changing global diets and food cultures. This is not even factoring in the impact keeping things chilled has had on ot

Designing shoes and bags using recycled materials
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Designing shoes and bags using recycled materials

Clip from Get Into Textiles

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Mike Corbett discusses how he designs sustainable footwear and accessories for his Worn Again company.

Mike Corbett discusses how he designs sustainable footwear and accessories for his Worn Again company.

Dream Build
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Dream Build: Angophora House

Season 2 Episode 8 ABC June 30, 2013

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A series about Aussies who have been lucky enough to turn the dream of building their own home into a spectacular reality.

A series about Aussies who have been lucky enough to turn the dream of building their own home into a spectacular reality.

Dream Build
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Dream Build: Model House

Season 2 Episode 10 ABC July 28, 2013

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A series about Aussies who have been lucky enough to turn the dream of building their own home into a spectacular reality.

A series about Aussies who have been lucky enough to turn the dream of building their own home into a spectacular reality.

Back in Time for Dinner
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Back in Time for Dinner: The 1950s (Education Shorts)

Season 1 Episode 1 ABC Me February 6, 2019

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Take a tour around a home in the 1950s. Where is the fridge, and what is an ice-box? Why does the meat come wrapped in paper and string? And why did housework take so much ...

Take a tour around a home in the 1950s. Where is the fridge, and what is an ice-box? Why does the meat come wrapped in paper and string? And why did housework take so much longer than today?

Dream Build
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Dream Build: K House

Season 1 Episode 11 ABC December 26, 2016

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A series about Aussies who have turned the dream of building their own home into a spectacular reality.

A series about Aussies who have turned the dream of building their own home into a spectacular reality.

Dream Build
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Dream Build: Flipped House

Season 2 Episode 4 ABC March 3, 2013

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Why would you name a house 'Flipped'? Felicity Jansen is the owner and has the nickname Flip. Plus her new home 'flips' the layout of the original 60's house on the site. The ...

Why would you name a house 'Flipped'? Felicity Jansen is the owner and has the nickname Flip. Plus her new home 'flips' the layout of the original 60's house on the site. The new house takes its style from the 1960s design which Felicity originally fell in love with. But when this became impractical for their family life it was demolished to make way for the 'Flipped House'.

Dream Build
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Dream Build: Rolling Cubes

Season 2 Episode 1 ABC February 10, 2013

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Shane Hendriks, a builder and designer, took an idea from his son's building blocks and built a house of five cubes. Arranged in an ark to maximise the northerly aspect of the ...

Shane Hendriks, a builder and designer, took an idea from his son's building blocks and built a house of five cubes. Arranged in an ark to maximise the northerly aspect of the sun, it has a sense of rolling, tumbling movement.

Dream Build
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Dream Build: Graffiti House

Season 2 Episode 14 ABC August 25, 2013

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A series about Aussies who have been lucky enough to turn the dream of building their own home into a spectacular reality.

A series about Aussies who have been lucky enough to turn the dream of building their own home into a spectacular reality.

Dream Build
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Dream Build: Smith House

Season 1 Episode 8 ABC September 9, 2012

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Imagine a home that is shiny, sparkling, a bit sexy and good enough to take on your arm to the Logies, that's the Smith House - a 'trophy home'.

Imagine a home that is shiny, sparkling, a bit sexy and good enough to take on your arm to the Logies, that's the Smith House - a 'trophy home'.

Dream Build
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Dream Build: Link House

ABC December 20, 2016

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A series about Aussies who have been lucky enough to turn the dream of building their own home into a spectacular reality.

A series about Aussies who have been lucky enough to turn the dream of building their own home into a spectacular reality.

Dream Build
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Dream Build: Link House

Season 2 Episode 13 ABC August 18, 2013

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A series about Aussies who have been lucky enough to turn the dream of building their own home into a spectacular reality.

A series about Aussies who have been lucky enough to turn the dream of building their own home into a spectacular reality.

Dream Build
8:02

Dream Build: Stringybark House

Season 2 Episode 9 ABC July 7, 2013

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A series about Aussies who have been lucky enough to turn the dream of building their own home into a spectacular reality.

A series about Aussies who have been lucky enough to turn the dream of building their own home into a spectacular reality.

Dream Build
7:59

Dream Build: Marimekko House

Season 2 Episode 3 ABC February 24, 2013

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Marimekko House is a home for a family of five busy adults. While quite modest in size the house features bold design incorporating landscaping, courtyards and a rooftop ...

Marimekko House is a home for a family of five busy adults. While quite modest in size the house features bold design incorporating landscaping, courtyards and a rooftop garden to create multiple light-filled living spaces.

Dream Build
7:59

Dream Build: Hill House

Season 1 Episode 1 ABC July 22, 2012

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Dream Build is a new series about Aussies who have been lucky enough to turn the dream of building their own home into a spectacular reality. The front door will open to some ...

Dream Build is a new series about Aussies who have been lucky enough to turn the dream of building their own home into a spectacular reality. The front door will open to some of Australia's cutting edge homes revealing what can happen when the brief is pushed on design and budget. Each owner will share their experience of throwing down ambitious and challenging briefs to their architect in the hope of creating a 'one in a million' home. The architect will reveal their design secrets and how they rose to the challenge to give their client the home of their dreams.

Back in Time for Dinner
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Back in Time for Dinner: The 1990s (Education Shorts)

Season 1 Episode 5 ABC Me March 6, 2019

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Technology continues to transform homes in the '90s as we see the impact of CDs, dishwashers becoming commonplace, and, most revolutionary of all, the internet arrives in homes.

Technology continues to transform homes in the '90s as we see the impact of CDs, dishwashers becoming commonplace, and, most revolutionary of all, the internet arrives in homes.

Dream Build
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Dream Build: Porsche House

ABC April 24, 2017

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Cherise Collins wanted a house designed around her car. And she wanted it on a very steep hillside. So began a partnership with architect Damian Campagnaro which has resulted ...

Cherise Collins wanted a house designed around her car. And she wanted it on a very steep hillside. So began a partnership with architect Damian Campagnaro which has resulted in a stunning design both inside and outside.

Dream Build
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Dream Build: House for a Car

Season 1 Episode 2 ABC July 29, 2012

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Cherise Collins has had a passion for cars since she was 15 and to date has bought and sold over 160! When she was briefing her architect she said she would prefer to be out ...

Cherise Collins has had a passion for cars since she was 15 and to date has bought and sold over 160! When she was briefing her architect she said she would prefer to be out driving than gardening. And she didn't want doors in the house.