Engineering At The Cutting Edge
23:49

Engineering At The Cutting Edge: The Great Millennium Gamble

Season 1 Episode 1 ABC February 15, 2010

Design and technologies

Science

7-8
9-10
Classification: Not ClassifiedClassification: Not Classified
Students will be inspired and excited by the best of cutting edge engineering. Demonstrating a broad range of engineering applications, this series focuses on the engineers ...

Students will be inspired and excited by the best of cutting edge engineering. Demonstrating a broad range of engineering applications, this series focuses on the engineers themselves - who they are, what they do and how they think. Today: The Millennium Bridge in London and the Falkirk Wheel in Scotland are two amazing structures that presented unique challenges for their designers.

Ancient Megastructures
50:00

Ancient Megastructures: Pyramid

Season 1 Episode 3 ABC February 16, 2010

Ancient history

Science

Design and technologies

7-8
9-10
Classification: GeneralClassification: General
The breathtaking engineering and organisation behind the Great Pyramid of Khufu, which was built to turn a Pharaoh into a god, and helped create the Egyptian state.

The breathtaking engineering and organisation behind the Great Pyramid of Khufu, which was built to turn a Pharaoh into a god, and helped create the Egyptian state.

Poh's Kitchen
26:29

Poh's Kitchen: Ep 2 Of 40

Season 1 Episode 2 ABC February 17, 2010

Design and technologies

Intercultural Understanding

7-8
9-10
Classification: GeneralClassification: General
Poh is a huge fan of Thai cuisine and when she discovers that Thai food guru, David Thompson, is in town she pulls out all stops to get him to drop by the kitchen. She's ...

Poh is a huge fan of Thai cuisine and when she discovers that Thai food guru, David Thompson, is in town she pulls out all stops to get him to drop by the kitchen. She's delighted when he agrees to come and share a recipe for a classic green curry.

Cheese Slices
24:04

Cheese Slices: Goats Cheese

Season 1 Episode 2 ABC February 17, 2010

Design and technologies

Geography

Intercultural Understanding

7-8
9-10
Classification: GeneralClassification: General
This video has closed captioning
Cheese Master Will Studd visits three continents in search of the world's most spectacular cheeses and producers. In this episode he visits the famous 'garden of France' the ...

Cheese Master Will Studd visits three continents in search of the world's most spectacular cheeses and producers. In this episode he visits the famous 'garden of France' the south-west region of France's Loire Valley, where two special breeds of goats are behind a cheese industry made world famous.

Designer People
25:09

Designer People: Young Baek Min

Season 1 Episode 11 SBS February 18, 2010

Design and Technologies

Visual Arts

7-8
9-10
Classification: Parental GuidanceClassification: Parental Guidance
This video has closed captioning
Presented by Lee Lin Chin, this program looks at leading designers from around the world, and from a diverse range of disciplines. Tonight Lee Lin meets Korean interior ...

Presented by Lee Lin Chin, this program looks at leading designers from around the world, and from a diverse range of disciplines. Tonight Lee Lin meets Korean interior designer, Young Baek Min.

Feast India
23:58

Feast India

Season 1 Episode 8 SBS February 18, 2010

Design and technologies

Intercultural understanding

Ethical understanding

7-8
9-10
Classification: GeneralClassification: General
This video has closed captioning
A glimpse into Indian culture, food and customs, presented by English-born chef, Barry Vera. Inspired by the people and the food of India, and his fresh understanding and ...

A glimpse into Indian culture, food and customs, presented by English-born chef, Barry Vera. Inspired by the people and the food of India, and his fresh understanding and respect for the balance of spices that make up the myriad flavours he has enjoyed, Barry applies his imaginative touch to a selection of simple, tasty dishes that are deeply Indian at heart.

James May's Big Ideas
58:20

James May's Big Ideas: Power To The People

Season 1 Episode 3 SBS February 19, 2010

Design and technologies

Science

Critical thinking

7-8
9-10
Classification: GeneralClassification: General
This video has closed captioning
James May, journalist and self-acknowledged geek, travels the globe in search of implementations for concepts widely considered science fiction. In this final episode James ...

James May, journalist and self-acknowledged geek, travels the globe in search of implementations for concepts widely considered science fiction. In this final episode James focuses on energy.

Monster Moves
46:58

Monster Moves: 100 Ton Train

Season 1 Episode 4 SBS February 20, 2010

Design and technologies

Critical thinking

7-8
9-10
Classification: GeneralClassification: General
This video has closed captioning
A team of British engineers face an epic 11,000 km journey by road, rail and sea to transport a vintage, 100 ton steam locomotive from Bloemfontein in the heart of South ...

A team of British engineers face an epic 11,000 km journey by road, rail and sea to transport a vintage, 100 ton steam locomotive from Bloemfontein in the heart of South Africa to Glasgow, Scotland.

Engineering At The Cutting Edge
23:50

Engineering At The Cutting Edge: Revolution On The Road

Season 1 Episode 2 ABC February 22, 2010

Design and technologies

Science

7-8
9-10
Classification: GeneralClassification: General
This video has closed captioning
Students will be inspired and excited by the best of cutting edge engineering. Demonstrating a broad range of engineering applications, this series focuses on the engineers ...

Students will be inspired and excited by the best of cutting edge engineering. Demonstrating a broad range of engineering applications, this series focuses on the engineers themselves - who they are, what they do and how they think. Today: Two students design and construct the car of their dreams, and the engineering challenge of creating more sustainable transport solutions is explored.

Ancient Megastructures
49:44

Ancient Megastructures: The Alhambra

Season 1 Episode 4 ABC February 23, 2010

Ancient history

Science

Design and technologies

7-8
9-10
Classification: GeneralClassification: General
This video has closed captioning
This program brings to life the ingenious engineering solutions and treacherous political betrayals that gave birth to what is arguably the most perfect example of Moorish ...

This program brings to life the ingenious engineering solutions and treacherous political betrayals that gave birth to what is arguably the most perfect example of Moorish architecture in existence - The Alhambra.

Poh's Kitchen
25:59

Poh's Kitchen: Ep 3 Of 40

Season 1 Episode 3 ABC February 24, 2010

Design and technologies

Intercultural Understanding

7-8
9-10
Classification: GeneralClassification: General
This video has closed captioning
This week, Poh is singing about the glory of the not-so-humble almond. After she makes some Sujee biscuits using almond meal instead of the traditional semolina, it gets her ...

This week, Poh is singing about the glory of the not-so-humble almond. After she makes some Sujee biscuits using almond meal instead of the traditional semolina, it gets her thinking about using almonds in other recipes and finding out a bit more about them.

Cheese Slices
24:14

Cheese Slices: Parmigiano Reggiano

Season 1 Episode 3 ABC February 24, 2010

Design and technologies

Geography

Intercultural Understanding

7-8
9-10
Classification: GeneralClassification: General
This video has closed captioning
Parmigiano Reggiano is the undisputed king of Italian cheese. Will Studd explains the steps taken to control production of this wonderful cheese. He also meets the Biemme ...

Parmigiano Reggiano is the undisputed king of Italian cheese. Will Studd explains the steps taken to control production of this wonderful cheese. He also meets the Biemme family who have been making benchmark cheese for four generations.

Grand Designs Revisited
48:29

Grand Designs Revisited: Birmingham

ABC February 25, 2010

Design and technologies

7-8
9-10
Classification: GeneralClassification: General
This video has closed captioning
Kevin McCloud revisits an innovative housing association's scheme in Birmingham. A group of 11 men and women agreed to build, not just their own, but each other's homes. ...

Kevin McCloud revisits an innovative housing association's scheme in Birmingham. A group of 11 men and women agreed to build, not just their own, but each other's homes. This group of first time builders are on a tight schedule and even tighter budget. This multi-cultural group of self-builders who are on low or assisted incomes would not otherwise be able to afford their own home.

Designer People
24:59

Designer People: Antonio Ochoa

Season 1 Episode 12 SBS February 25, 2010

Design and Technologies

Visual Arts

7-8
9-10
Classification: Parental GuidanceClassification: Parental Guidance
This video has closed captioning
Presented by Lee Lin Chin, this program looks at leading designers from around the world, and from a diverse range of disciplines.

Presented by Lee Lin Chin, this program looks at leading designers from around the world, and from a diverse range of disciplines.

Feast Bazaar
23:58

Feast Bazaar: Morocco - Marrakesh

Season 1 Episode 1 SBS February 25, 2010

Design and technologies

Geography

Intercultural Understanding

7-8
9-10
Classification: GeneralClassification: General
This video has closed captioning
A ten part journey into the labyrinth of mysterious souks, the colour, culture and customs, of two of the most intriguing countries in the Islamic world. Following on from the ...

A ten part journey into the labyrinth of mysterious souks, the colour, culture and customs, of two of the most intriguing countries in the Islamic world. Following on from the success of his first series, Feast India, English-born chef Barry Vera gets to the heart of Moroccan and Syrian cuisine, and on the way discovers far, far more...

Monster Moves
46:58

Monster Moves: Dream Homes

Season 1 Episode 5 SBS February 27, 2010

Design and technologies

Critical thinking

7-8
9-10
Classification: GeneralClassification: General
This video has closed captioning
Imagine the challenge of trying to move an entire house - fixtures, fixings, brick walls, chimney, windows and roof - intact through a major city, over a mountain range or ...

Imagine the challenge of trying to move an entire house - fixtures, fixings, brick walls, chimney, windows and roof - intact through a major city, over a mountain range or across a frozen lake. While this may sound impossible to some - it's just another day on the job for the teams of building movers in Monster Moves.

Engineering At The Cutting Edge
23:49

Engineering At The Cutting Edge: Performance Boosters

Season 1 Episode 3 ABC March 1, 2010

Design and technologies

Science

7-8
9-10
Classification: Not ClassifiedClassification: Not Classified
This video has closed captioning
Students will be inspired and excited by the best of cutting edge engineering. Demonstrating a broad range of engineering applications, this series focuses on the engineers ...

Students will be inspired and excited by the best of cutting edge engineering. Demonstrating a broad range of engineering applications, this series focuses on the engineers themselves - who they are, what they do and how they think. Today: Meet the engineers responsible for improving performance on the football field and athletics track, and learn how engineering can play a role in sport.

Ancient Megastructures
50:00

Ancient Megastructures: St Paul's Cathedral

Season 1 Episode 5 ABC March 2, 2010

Ancient history

Science

Design and technologies

7-8
9-10
Classification: GeneralClassification: General
This video has closed captioning
In 1666 a great fire engulfed the city of London destroying the magnificent cathedral of Old St Paul's. Architect, Christopher Wren, set out to raise a new cathedral from the ...

In 1666 a great fire engulfed the city of London destroying the magnificent cathedral of Old St Paul's. Architect, Christopher Wren, set out to raise a new cathedral from the ashes which soon became an iconic landmark of London.