Breakthrough
42:47

Breakthrough: More Than Human

Season 1 Episode 2 National Geographic April 13, 2016

Digital technologies

Civics and citizenship

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Film director Pail Giamatti explores the world of cyborgs, where advances in science are taking us beyond replacement parts and into a new realm that is changing the nature of ...

Film director Pail Giamatti explores the world of cyborgs, where advances in science are taking us beyond replacement parts and into a new realm that is changing the nature of the human body and the human mind.

Breakthrough
42:59

Breakthrough: Energy On The Edge

Season 1 Episode 5 National Geographic December 15, 2015

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Civics and citizenship

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Film Director Akiva Goldman explores new ways to harness the energy around us and the rare breed of scientists with a combination of skill, imagination and unwavering focus ...

Film Director Akiva Goldman explores new ways to harness the energy around us and the rare breed of scientists with a combination of skill, imagination and unwavering focus behind these ground breaking methods.

Breakthrough
42:49

Breakthrough: Water Apocalypse

Season 1 Episode 6 National Geographic December 22, 2015

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Civics and citizenship

7-8
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Earth is facing the devastating loss of a vital resource: clean water. Now, innovators across the globe are seeking solutions in emergent technologies to prevent a planet-wide ...

Earth is facing the devastating loss of a vital resource: clean water. Now, innovators across the globe are seeking solutions in emergent technologies to prevent a planet-wide water crisis.

Man Who Tweeted Earth
43:30

Man Who Tweeted Earth

Discovery Science November 14, 2016

Digital technologies

ICT capability

Earth and environment

7-8
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Astronaut Chris Hadfield has been called "the internet's favourite astronaut." He tweets, snaps stunning photos and connects with folks back home as he hurtles around the ...

Astronaut Chris Hadfield has been called "the internet's favourite astronaut." He tweets, snaps stunning photos and connects with folks back home as he hurtles around the earth at 28,000km/h aboard the International Space Station.

Breakthrough
26:45

Breakthrough: Predicting the Future

Season 2 Episode 4 National Geographic May 22, 2017

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Civics and citizenship

7-8
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By finding hidden patterns in data, a new form of artificial intelligence predicts the future with incredible accuracy. If we peer into the crystal ball, will we see a world ...

By finding hidden patterns in data, a new form of artificial intelligence predicts the future with incredible accuracy. If we peer into the crystal ball, will we see a world where machines shape the future?

Gameplay: The Story Of The Video Game Revolution
1:29:42

Gameplay: The Story Of The Video Game Revolution

SBS June 15, 2016

Digital technologies

Personal and social capability

7-8
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From Super Mario Karts to Lara Croft: Tomb Raider to Grand Auto Theft, video games have come a long way since their humble beginning in the early 1970s. In an industry which ...

From Super Mario Karts to Lara Croft: Tomb Raider to Grand Auto Theft, video games have come a long way since their humble beginning in the early 1970s. In an industry which is worth nearly 100 billion dollars, what is it about video games which have been so captivating and consuming? This feature documentary explores the history of video games; from its technology origins, to the birth of the arcade games - from Pong to Pac Man to Doom - this feature documentary chronicles the remarkable story of the fastest evolving new media of all time.

How Things Work
43:38

How Things Work

Season 1 Episode 10 Discovery Science March 24, 2017

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Design and technologies

Science

7-8
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This episode: elevators, wood chippers petrol pumps, air hockey tables, meat slicers and a dentist's drill.

This episode: elevators, wood chippers petrol pumps, air hockey tables, meat slicers and a dentist's drill.

Mega Bridges
46:59

Mega Bridges

Episode 1 National Geographic December 12, 2018

Digital technologies

7-8
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The ultimate bridges to have been built are all in China - Lupu, Runyang and Sutong. To build these structures, engineers have to overcome enormous challenges.

The ultimate bridges to have been built are all in China - Lupu, Runyang and Sutong. To build these structures, engineers have to overcome enormous challenges.

Mark Zuckerberg: Inside Facebook
48:06

Mark Zuckerberg: Inside Facebook

ABC April 14, 2012

Digital technologies

Business and economics

Personal and social capability

Critical thinking

7-8
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In just seven years, Mark Zuckerberg has gone from his Harvard college dorm to running a business with 800 million users, and a possible value of $100 billion. His idea to ...

In just seven years, Mark Zuckerberg has gone from his Harvard college dorm to running a business with 800 million users, and a possible value of $100 billion. His idea to 'make the world more open and connected' has sparked a revolution in communication.

Designers
14:59

Designers: Car

Season 1 Episode 4 ABC ME October 9, 2014

Digital technologies

7-8
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This video has closed captioning
Two young automotive designers develop their concepts for the exterior and interior of a car. Their ideas are refined through the construction of full-scale clay models, and ...

Two young automotive designers develop their concepts for the exterior and interior of a car. Their ideas are refined through the construction of full-scale clay models, and finally we see the cars being built on the assembly line.

How Things Work
43:53

How Things Work

Episode 9 Discovery Science March 22, 2017

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Design and technologies

Science

7-8
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Discover what's inside the machines used in everyday life. The team take a detailed look at objects including elevator, gas pump, air-hockey table, wood chipper, and dentist drill.

Discover what's inside the machines used in everyday life. The team take a detailed look at objects including elevator, gas pump, air-hockey table, wood chipper, and dentist drill.

Breakthrough
42:50

Breakthrough: Fighting Pandemics

Season 1 Episode 4 National Geographic January 14, 2017

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Civics and citizenship

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Film director Peter Berg explores the dramatic, inspiring and sometimes heart-breaking world of pioneers scrambling to stop an outbreak and save the world from future plagues.

Film director Peter Berg explores the dramatic, inspiring and sometimes heart-breaking world of pioneers scrambling to stop an outbreak and save the world from future plagues.

Innovation Nation
19:59

Innovation Nation: Shark Repellent

Season 3 Episode 3 National Geographic July 24, 2017

Digital technologies

Science

Design and technologies

7-8
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Featuring the DC-3. Host Mo Rocca shows us what device is keeping sharks away from swimmers; the video doorbell connected to your smartphone; the history of the DC-3 airliner; ...

Featuring the DC-3. Host Mo Rocca shows us what device is keeping sharks away from swimmers; the video doorbell connected to your smartphone; the history of the DC-3 airliner; and the coating for plastic bottles that gets the last drop.

Breakthrough
46:15

Breakthrough: Game of Drones

Season 2 Episode 6 National Geographic June 5, 2017

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Civics and citizenship

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While most people use them for good, in the wrong hands, drones could be weapons of mass destruction. The defence industry are looking for ways to defend against this new ...

While most people use them for good, in the wrong hands, drones could be weapons of mass destruction. The defence industry are looking for ways to defend against this new threat and it all comes to a head in the week-long game of drones.

Make Me A Millionaire Inventor
41:37

Make Me A Millionaire Inventor

Season 1 Episode 5 Discovery Science October 1, 2016

Digital Technologies

Design and Technologies

Science

Business and economics

7-8
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Presenters Jem Stansfield and Dr Shini Somara search the UK's Patent archives and find two incredible inventions crying out to be made.

Presenters Jem Stansfield and Dr Shini Somara search the UK's Patent archives and find two incredible inventions crying out to be made.

Make Me A Millionaire Inventor
41:26

Make Me A Millionaire Inventor

Season 1 Episode 8 Discovery Science October 23, 2016

Digital Technologies

Design and Technologies

Science

Business and economics

7-8
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Our mechanical engineer presenters go to the British Library in search of the best inventions never made.

Our mechanical engineer presenters go to the British Library in search of the best inventions never made.

Breakthrough
42:55

Breakthrough: Decoding The Brain

Season 1 Episode 3 National Geographic December 5, 2015

Digital technologies

Civics and citizenship

7-8
9-10
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Film director Brett Ratner delves deeper into the most complex object in the known universe - the brain. New tools are helping scientists shed light on the mystery of ...

Film director Brett Ratner delves deeper into the most complex object in the known universe - the brain. New tools are helping scientists shed light on the mystery of consciousness and what makes us who we are.

Xploration Earth 2050
21:58

Xploration Earth 2050: Future Law Enforcement

Season 1 Episode 22 BBC Knowledge September 1, 2018

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Design and technologies

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Chuck Pell experiences a forger's nightmare when his handwriting is analysed with the latest computer software. He'll visit scientists who can tell police what a victim or ...

Chuck Pell experiences a forger's nightmare when his handwriting is analysed with the latest computer software. He'll visit scientists who can tell police what a victim or suspect looks like simply by analysing their DNA.