Ancient Chinese numbers
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Ancient Chinese numbers

Clip from The Story Of Maths

Mathematics

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Marcus du Sautoy reveals the Ancient Chinese number system and how their method of calculating figures was very different to they're way of writing them.

Marcus du Sautoy reveals the Ancient Chinese number system and how their method of calculating figures was very different to they're way of writing them.

Introducing Mongolia's Gobi Desert
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Introducing Mongolia's Gobi Desert

Clip from Planet Earth

Geography

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David Attenborough describes the conditions that formed the Gobi Desert and some of the characteristics of the environment.

David Attenborough describes the conditions that formed the Gobi Desert and some of the characteristics of the environment.

Introducing Mongolia's Gobi Desert
4:09

Introducing Mongolia's Gobi Desert

Clip from Planet Earth

Geography

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David Attenborough describes the conditions that formed the Gobi Desert and some of the characteristics of the environment.

David Attenborough describes the conditions that formed the Gobi Desert and some of the characteristics of the environment.

English small business in the 1930s
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English small business in the 1930s

Clip from Turn Back Time: The High Street

Modern history

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A group of British small business owners are sent back in time to the 1930s to demonstrate the struggles and successes of being a shop owner in bygone eras.

A group of British small business owners are sent back in time to the 1930s to demonstrate the struggles and successes of being a shop owner in bygone eras.

Godel's incompleteness theorem
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Godel's incompleteness theorem

Clip from The Story Of Maths

Mathematics

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Marcus du Sautoy examines Kurt Godel's incompleteness theorem and the crisis in mathematics that while a statement about numbers might be true, they might never be proven.

Marcus du Sautoy examines Kurt Godel's incompleteness theorem and the crisis in mathematics that while a statement about numbers might be true, they might never be proven.

Cantor and an infinity of infinities
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Cantor and an infinity of infinities

Clip from The Story Of Maths

Mathematics

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11-12
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Marcus du Sautoy illustrates Georg Cantor theory of infinite infinities, and that some infinities are bigger than others.

Marcus du Sautoy illustrates Georg Cantor theory of infinite infinities, and that some infinities are bigger than others.

Nazis vie for the Caucasus oil reserves
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Nazis vie for the Caucasus oil reserves

Clip from As It Happened

Modern history

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This video has closed captioning
On 28 June 1942, the German army set out to conquer Russia in a split campaign - one aimed at Stalingrad and the other focusing on the capture of the rich Caucasus oil fields.

On 28 June 1942, the German army set out to conquer Russia in a split campaign - one aimed at Stalingrad and the other focusing on the capture of the rich Caucasus oil fields.

Hawking paradox challenges future and past
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Hawking paradox challenges future and past

Clip from The Hawking Paradox

Science

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Stephen Hawking challenged idea information never disappears, arguing the future couldn't be predicted nor the past known.

Stephen Hawking challenged idea information never disappears, arguing the future couldn't be predicted nor the past known.

DIY search for extraterrestrial life
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DIY search for extraterrestrial life

Clip from Scope

Science

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The thought of extraterrestrial has captured the imagination of scientists and civilians for centuries, manifesting in wacky conspiracy theories and blockbuster movies. Now ...

The thought of extraterrestrial has captured the imagination of scientists and civilians for centuries, manifesting in wacky conspiracy theories and blockbuster movies. Now you can help answer one of the world's most fascinating questions: Are we alone? Paige from the Double Helix Science Club explains how you can help the Search for Extraterrestrial Intelligence Institute with SETI@Home: http://setiathome.ssl.berkeley.edu. All you need is a computer and a little bit of curiosity.

Myall Creek Massacre 1838  Clip 6:12mins
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Myall Creek Massacre 1838 Clip 6:12mins

Clip from Tony Robinson Explores Australia

Geography

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From Tony Robinson Explores Australia EUREKA 29 unnamed Indigenous Australians were killed by European Settlers on 10 June 1838

From Tony Robinson Explores Australia EUREKA 29 unnamed Indigenous Australians were killed by European Settlers on 10 June 1838

Burke and Wills expedition
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Burke and Wills expedition

Clip from Tony Robinson Explores Australia

Geography

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Tony Robinson retraces Robert O'Hara Burke and William John Wills' 1860-61 expedition to explore inland Australia.

Tony Robinson retraces Robert O'Hara Burke and William John Wills' 1860-61 expedition to explore inland Australia.

Gold Fever  1850's   Clip
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Gold Fever 1850's Clip

Clip from Tony Robinson Explores Australia

Geography

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From Tony Robinson Explores Australia Eureka Convicts cutting a road to Bathurst were rumoured to have struck gold as early as

From Tony Robinson Explores Australia Eureka Convicts cutting a road to Bathurst were rumoured to have struck gold as early as

Thomas Mitchell and the Hentys
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Thomas Mitchell and the Hentys

Clip from Tony Robinson Explores Australia

Geography

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Tony Robinson visits the Henty settlement that surveyor Thomas Mitchell stumbled upon in 1835 to the surprise of authorities.

Tony Robinson visits the Henty settlement that surveyor Thomas Mitchell stumbled upon in 1835 to the surprise of authorities.

Changing public opinion through advertising
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Changing public opinion through advertising

Clip from Behind The News

EALD

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Using an advertisement promoting the passing of a Carbon Tax in 2011, 'Behind The News' examines how advertising can often help change public opinion.

Using an advertisement promoting the passing of a Carbon Tax in 2011, 'Behind The News' examines how advertising can often help change public opinion.

DIY hand sanitiser test
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DIY hand sanitiser test

Clip from Scope

Science

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Junior scientist Jeffrey shows us how to test if our sanitisers are really keeping our hands clean and how to choose the right product. To conduct this experiment yourself, ...

Junior scientist Jeffrey shows us how to test if our sanitisers are really keeping our hands clean and how to choose the right product. To conduct this experiment yourself, you will need agar agar plates, a sample of Sarcina lutea, cotton wool tips, clear film, filter paper, the sanitisers you want to test and a temperature controlled environment.

Clip created from Catalyst story on Bone Scaffold
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Clip created from Catalyst story on Bone Scaffold

Clip from Catalyst

News and current affairs

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This video has closed captioning
Dr Maryanne Demasi meets a team of scientists at the University of Sydney who has been working on the 'holy grail' for orthopaed

Dr Maryanne Demasi meets a team of scientists at the University of Sydney who has been working on the 'holy grail' for orthopaed

Objects can be two places at once
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Objects can be two places at once

Clip from How Long Is A Piece Of String?

Physics

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Becky Parker and Johnny Hudson demonstrate how atoms can be in two places at once.

Becky Parker and Johnny Hudson demonstrate how atoms can be in two places at once.

Laser used to measure length of string
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Laser used to measure length of string

Clip from How Long Is A Piece Of String?

Physics

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Alan Davies and Marcus du Sautoy visit a length bar interferometry unit and use a laser tracker to measure Alan's length of string.

Alan Davies and Marcus du Sautoy visit a length bar interferometry unit and use a laser tracker to measure Alan's length of string.