Australia: Life On The Edge
46:59

Australia: Life On The Edge: Victoria's Shipwreck Coast

Season 1 Episode 2 National Geographic August 25, 2013

Earth and environment

Geography

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Welcome to one of the world's most incredible stretches of coastline, famous for its awe-inspiring 12 Apostles that mark the entry point into the dangerous and turbulent ...

Welcome to one of the world's most incredible stretches of coastline, famous for its awe-inspiring 12 Apostles that mark the entry point into the dangerous and turbulent waters of Bass Strait.

Australia: Life On The Edge
46:59

Australia: Life On The Edge: The Midwest Coast

Season 1 Episode 3 National Geographic September 1, 2013

Earth and environment

Geography

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From Shark Bay up to Port Hedland, the Midwest coast is a huge shoulder of land where much of Australia's secret history and untold future is at play.

From Shark Bay up to Port Hedland, the Midwest coast is a huge shoulder of land where much of Australia's secret history and untold future is at play.

Australia: Life On The Edge
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Australia: Life On The Edge: Perth

Season 1 Episode 4 National Geographic September 8, 2013

Earth and environment

Geography

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Despite being one of the world's most isolated cities, Perth is also one of the wealthiest and fastest growing, acting as a control centre for the booming resource fields in ...

Despite being one of the world's most isolated cities, Perth is also one of the wealthiest and fastest growing, acting as a control centre for the booming resource fields in WA's north.

Terry Jones' Great Map Mystery
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Terry Jones' Great Map Mystery: St David's To Holywell

Season 1 Episode 3 ABC2 June 28, 2010

History

Geography

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Terry Jones sets out on a series of journeys through Wales following the world's first road atlas. In this episode, following an ancient pilgrim route, Terry discovers that ...

Terry Jones sets out on a series of journeys through Wales following the world's first road atlas. In this episode, following an ancient pilgrim route, Terry discovers that the map contains a dangerous secret, with a trail of intrigue leading all the way back to the throne of England and King Charles II

Wild Visuals
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Wild Visuals: Australia's Remarkable Animals - Survivors

TVS August 30, 2010

Science

Geography

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Award winning Australian documentary maker Tina Dalton's natural history series features amazing wildlife footage filmed in Australia and internationally. Each program ...

Award winning Australian documentary maker Tina Dalton's natural history series features amazing wildlife footage filmed in Australia and internationally. Each program contains a wealth of information that captures Tina's passion for creating educational and entertaining insights in a world that few people ever see first hand.

Painting Australia
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Painting Australia: Kakadu

Season 1 Episode 5 STUDIO September 12, 2011

Visual arts

Geography

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Tonight on Painting Australia we visit the timeless beauty of Kakadu as our three emerging artists endeavour to capture its natural beauty and cultural and spiritual significance.

Tonight on Painting Australia we visit the timeless beauty of Kakadu as our three emerging artists endeavour to capture its natural beauty and cultural and spiritual significance.

Wild Visuals
42:54

Wild Visuals: Deadly Australians - Coast And Ocean

TVS April 9, 2011

Science

Geography

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Award winning Australian documentary maker Tina Dalton's natural history series features amazing wildlife footage filmed in Australia and internationally. Each program ...

Award winning Australian documentary maker Tina Dalton's natural history series features amazing wildlife footage filmed in Australia and internationally. Each program contains a wealth of information that captures Tina's passion for creating educational and entertaining insights in a world that few people ever see first hand.

Great Southern Land
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Great Southern Land: Living On The Edge

Season 1 Episode 4 ABC October 14, 2012

Earth and environment

Geography

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This week we look at why we live where we live in the world's largest island continent. Taking a unique aerial view, viewers discover the peril of sprawl and the struggle for ...

This week we look at why we live where we live in the world's largest island continent. Taking a unique aerial view, viewers discover the peril of sprawl and the struggle for survival on the continental fringe.

Town With Nicholas Crane
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Town With Nicholas Crane: Perth

Season 1 Episode 3 SBS November 25, 2011

History

Geography

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Perth, the gateway to the Scottish highlands, is a town packed with history. It has been a royal burgh since 1124, has survived a regicide within its walls and rebuilt itself ...

Perth, the gateway to the Scottish highlands, is a town packed with history. It has been a royal burgh since 1124, has survived a regicide within its walls and rebuilt itself after devastating floods. It is also a town that wants to be a city, and geographer and adventurer Nicholas Crane is on a journey to find out why, what benefits that brings, and what the town has to do to achieve its ambition.

Shane Delia's Spice Journey
25:51

Shane Delia's Spice Journey: The Road To Tripoli

Season 1 Episode 2 SBS May 9, 2013

Design and technologies

Geography

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Shane Delia's culinary journey into Middle Eastern cuisine continues as he explores the souks of Tripoli. There he learns how food traditions of the ancient port city have ...

Shane Delia's culinary journey into Middle Eastern cuisine continues as he explores the souks of Tripoli. There he learns how food traditions of the ancient port city have been shaped by centuries of trade and travellers.

Shane Delia's Spice Journey
25:51

Shane Delia's Spice Journey: Beirut

Season 1 Episode 6 SBS June 6, 2013

Design and technologies

Geography

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Having seen the traditional side of Lebanon, Shane's spice journey takes him to Beirut where, despite the visible scars of the recent civil war, a vibrant and food scene is ...

Having seen the traditional side of Lebanon, Shane's spice journey takes him to Beirut where, despite the visible scars of the recent civil war, a vibrant and food scene is driving a renaissance in Arabic cuisine.

Wildest Latin America
51:59

Wildest Latin America: Andes

Season 1 Episode 5 SBS March 6, 2013

Earth and environment

Geography

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The final episode explores the Andes - the longest continental mountain range in the world.

The final episode explores the Andes - the longest continental mountain range in the world.

Town With Nicholas Crane
54:59

Town With Nicholas Crane: Huddersfield

Season 2 Episode 3 SBS January 17, 2014

History

Geography

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A Yorkshire mill town with a history of rugby, rebellion, and high quality cloth, Huddersfield is a hidden gem. It features in none of the popular guidebooks and there isn't ...

A Yorkshire mill town with a history of rugby, rebellion, and high quality cloth, Huddersfield is a hidden gem. It features in none of the popular guidebooks and there isn't an open topped bus tour in sight. Geographer and adventurer Nicholas Crane reveals a dynamic town with a strong sense of identity, that, once found, nobody wants to leave.

Town With Nicholas Crane
54:59

Town With Nicholas Crane: Oban

Season 2 Episode 1 SBS January 3, 2014

History

Geography

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Geographer and adventurer Nicholas Crane is back with a brand new second series, celebrating the forgotten world of the town. Gateway to the spectacular beauty of the Western ...

Geographer and adventurer Nicholas Crane is back with a brand new second series, celebrating the forgotten world of the town. Gateway to the spectacular beauty of the Western Isles, the port of Oban is a major rail terminal and ferry port, but is it anything more?

America Revealed
53:10

America Revealed: Electric Nation

Season 1 Episode 2 SBS November 16, 2012

Design and technologies

Geography

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The American modern electric power grid has been labelled the biggest and most complex machine in the world - delivering electricity over 300,000 kilometres of high-tension ...

The American modern electric power grid has been labelled the biggest and most complex machine in the world - delivering electricity over 300,000 kilometres of high-tension transmission lines. Travel around the country with host Yul Kwon to understand its intricacies, its vulnerabilities and the remarkable ingenuity required to keep the electricity on, every day of the year.

America Revealed
53:09

America Revealed: Food Machine

Season 1 Episode 1 SBS November 9, 2012

Design and technologies

Geography

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Using aerial footage, high-definition video and real-time satellite data, America Revealed traces the movements and communications that miraculously come together to ...

Using aerial footage, high-definition video and real-time satellite data, America Revealed traces the movements and communications that miraculously come together to manufacture goods, transport people and materials, grow tons of food and power America's increasingly tech-savvy population.

Urban Secrets
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Urban Secrets: London

Season 1 Episode 5 SBS May 18, 2013

History

Geography

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Alan Cumming discovers more little-known facts on a journey between Smithfields and Spitalfields, two of London's most famous markets. Alan begins with a fry-up breakfast ...

Alan Cumming discovers more little-known facts on a journey between Smithfields and Spitalfields, two of London's most famous markets. Alan begins with a fry-up breakfast before visiting the remains of a Roman amphitheatre and investigating a mysterious secret in a Liverpool Street hotel, as well as meeting former EastEnders star Larry Lamb.

Storm City
44:10

Storm City: Snow and Ice

Season 1 Episode 1 SBS October 7, 2013

Earth and environment

Geography

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This new series takes weather storms to a spectacular new level. Using state of the art technology and science, we witness the blow-by-blow damage of orchestrated natural ...

This new series takes weather storms to a spectacular new level. Using state of the art technology and science, we witness the blow-by-blow damage of orchestrated natural disasters. This first episode looks at how avalanches can engulf entire towns and cripple major cities.