Osmosis
0:32

Osmosis

Clip from Food Lab by Ben Milbourne

Design and Technologies

7-8
9-10
Classification: Parental GuidanceClassification: Parental Guidance
Dr Andrew Stephenson demonstrates the process of osmosis and what is actually occurring when a solution is drawn through a permeable membrane.

Dr Andrew Stephenson demonstrates the process of osmosis and what is actually occurring when a solution is drawn through a permeable membrane.

Tile work at Iran's Shah Mosque
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Tile work at Iran's Shah Mosque

Clip from The Silk Road

Design and technologies

7-8
9-10
Classification: Parental GuidanceClassification: Parental Guidance
Sam Willis visits Iran's Shah Mosque, where he discusses how a new method of tile production time sped up construction of the building.

Sam Willis visits Iran's Shah Mosque, where he discusses how a new method of tile production time sped up construction of the building.

Cattle herding from the home office
1:29

Cattle herding from the home office

Clip from Australia by Design: Innovation

Design and technologies

7-8
9-10
11-12
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This video has closed captioning
A team of cattle farmers worked with agricultural technologists to create this innovative way of herding large groups of cattle from a computer or tablet.

A team of cattle farmers worked with agricultural technologists to create this innovative way of herding large groups of cattle from a computer or tablet.

Making rock fishing safer
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Making rock fishing safer

Clip from Australia by Design: Innovation

Design and technologies

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9-10
11-12
Classification: GeneralClassification: General
This video has closed captioning
Rock fishing is one of Australia's most dangerous sports. But a team of rock fishers have created a safety vest that allows them to traverse the rocky terrain required without ...

Rock fishing is one of Australia's most dangerous sports. But a team of rock fishers have created a safety vest that allows them to traverse the rocky terrain required without any apparatus holding them back.

 Scotty's pork rind
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Scotty's pork rind

Clip from Food Lab by Ben Milbourne

Design and Technologies

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Professor Tamara Davis explains the importance of fast-moving particles (heat) and the role of a good heat conductor (oil) when cooking meats effectively. Meanwhile, Ben and ...

Professor Tamara Davis explains the importance of fast-moving particles (heat) and the role of a good heat conductor (oil) when cooking meats effectively. Meanwhile, Ben and Scotty dehydrate a piece of pork rind using salts and discuss the perfect crackle technique.

Beginner's guide to kitchen knives
1:49

Beginner's guide to kitchen knives

Clip from Short Cuts to Glory: Matt Okine vs Food

Design and technologies

7-8
9-10
Classification: GeneralClassification: General
This video has closed captioning
Chef Mitch Orr explains what different kitchen knives are for, discusses knife quality, and recommends how to care for them.

Chef Mitch Orr explains what different kitchen knives are for, discusses knife quality, and recommends how to care for them.

DIY scribble robot
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DIY scribble robot

Clip from Scope

Design and technologies

5-6
7-8
Classification: GeneralClassification: General
This video has closed captioning
Questacon's Tam Conner demonstrates how to make a robot that draws by itself, using a DC motor, AA batteries, battery holder, switch, wire, masking tape, hot melt glue stick, ...

Questacon's Tam Conner demonstrates how to make a robot that draws by itself, using a DC motor, AA batteries, battery holder, switch, wire, masking tape, hot melt glue stick, paper cup and markers.

'Protostorming' projects at Questacon
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'Protostorming' projects at Questacon

Clip from Scope

Design and technologies

5-6
7-8
Classification: GeneralClassification: General
This video has closed captioning
Questacon's Sarah Clark demonstrates the principle of "protostorming" at the National Science and Technology Centre, quickly developing as many prototypes as possible of ...

Questacon's Sarah Clark demonstrates the principle of "protostorming" at the National Science and Technology Centre, quickly developing as many prototypes as possible of objects that move in the wind, using simple materials, and then refining those designs.

Food cultures converge in Uzbekistan
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Food cultures converge in Uzbekistan

Clip from The Silk Road

Design and technologies

7-8
9-10
Classification: GeneralClassification: General
Sam Willis dines in traditional Uzbek food and notes the similarities to Chinese, Italian and Indian cuisines.

Sam Willis dines in traditional Uzbek food and notes the similarities to Chinese, Italian and Indian cuisines.

Watching IVF embryos grow in real-time
2:04

Watching IVF embryos grow in real-time

Clip from Australia by Design: Innovation

Design and technologies

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This video has closed captioning
Would-be parents are often left in the dark during the early stages of IVF treatment. But this Australian innovation attempts to bring them closer.

Would-be parents are often left in the dark during the early stages of IVF treatment. But this Australian innovation attempts to bring them closer.

Challenge motivates Hiro to impress hero
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Challenge motivates Hiro to impress hero

Clip from Big Hero 6

Design and technologies

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7-8
Classification: Parental GuidanceClassification: Parental Guidance
Excited by the prospect of working with his hero, Callaghan, Hiro decides he has to go to nerd school with his brother, and sets his mind to inventing something to impress the ...

Excited by the prospect of working with his hero, Callaghan, Hiro decides he has to go to nerd school with his brother, and sets his mind to inventing something to impress the professor.

A machine to detect no balls in cricket
2:17

A machine to detect no balls in cricket

Clip from Scope

Design and technologies

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7-8
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Sam James from the Queensland University of Technology and Troy Cooley from the National Cricket Centre have collaborated to develop a device to detect no balls in cricket!

Sam James from the Queensland University of Technology and Troy Cooley from the National Cricket Centre have collaborated to develop a device to detect no balls in cricket!

Testing earthquake resistance
2:25

Testing earthquake resistance

Clip from Scope

Design and technologies

5-6
7-8
Classification: GeneralClassification: General
This video has closed captioning
Graeme Burnett explains how Swinburne University's Multi-Axis Substructure Testing (MAST) system is used to evaluate the ability of structures, designs and materials to handle ...

Graeme Burnett explains how Swinburne University's Multi-Axis Substructure Testing (MAST) system is used to evaluate the ability of structures, designs and materials to handle the effects of earthquakes, using hybrid simulation testing.

Citizen Code
2:29

Citizen Code: Design

ABC Me October 23, 2018

Design and technologies

ICT capability

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7-8
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Did my Smartphone fall from the sky? No, they come from factories. Although before they get manufactured they spring from the heads of designers. In this episode a user ...

Did my Smartphone fall from the sky? No, they come from factories. Although before they get manufactured they spring from the heads of designers. In this episode a user experience designer explains why her eyes are always on the needs of users.

Citizen Code
2:29

Citizen Code: Algorithm

ABC Me December 4, 2018

Design and technologies

ICT capability

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7-8
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A few fractions of a second are enough to have the result of a search on the internet or operate any software. Speed of calculation, relevance of keywords: what is the method ...

A few fractions of a second are enough to have the result of a search on the internet or operate any software. Speed of calculation, relevance of keywords: what is the method to follow to build the right algorithm?

Citizen Code
2:29

Citizen Code: Robots

ABC Me October 23, 2018

Design and technologies

ICT capability

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Can robots do my homework for me? A robot is a machine programmed to automatically accomplish a task. But it's not that simple. Meet a robotics engineer and see how a career ...

Can robots do my homework for me? A robot is a machine programmed to automatically accomplish a task. But it's not that simple. Meet a robotics engineer and see how a career in robotics can help shape the future.

Citizen Code
2:29

Citizen Code: Music and Internet

ABC Me November 27, 2018

Design and technologies

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Music Could Mozart be outdone by software? Meet the composers, sound designers and sound engineers behind this very episode - they composed the opening tune and created the ...

Music Could Mozart be outdone by software? Meet the composers, sound designers and sound engineers behind this very episode - they composed the opening tune and created the sound effects you hear during the program without touching an acoustic instrument. Internet Is the Internet way up in the clouds? For the moment, Internet connections are located at the bottom of the oceans and our data is stored in huge machines here on earth. We meet a specialist in telecommunication network installations and see why he spends his days burying hundreds of kilometres of cables under ground.

Making a 3D hologram
2:36

Making a 3D hologram

Clip from Scope

Design and technologies

5-6
7-8
Classification: GeneralClassification: General
A junior scientist demonstrates how to make a hologram using a smart phone and sheet of plastic.

A junior scientist demonstrates how to make a hologram using a smart phone and sheet of plastic.