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Making pappardelle with wild boar
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Making pappardelle with wild boar

Silvia Colloca demonstrates how to make pappardelle with wild boar and cavolo nero sauce.

Silvia Colloca demonstrates how to make pappardelle with wild boar and cavolo nero sauce.

Woman saved from drowning
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Woman saved from drowning

Clip from Bondi Rescue
The Bondi rescue team show how they must spring into action at any time - this time to save a deaf woman from drowning.

The Bondi rescue team show how they must spring into action at any time - this time to save a deaf woman from drowning.

Allergy pill
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Allergy pill

Clip from Catalyst
A story about how a bacteria in stomachs ulcers could help cure allergies.

A story about how a bacteria in stomachs ulcers could help cure allergies.

Giant ants in their ecosystem
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Giant ants in their ecosystem

A team of researchers investigate the relationship between Malaysian giant ants and the rainforest trees they live in.

A team of researchers investigate the relationship between Malaysian giant ants and the rainforest trees they live in.

The Boston Tea Party
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The Boston Tea Party

On the night of December 16, 1773, Samuel Adams and the Sons of Liberty boarded three ships in the Boston harbour and threw 342 chests of tea overboard. It set the stage for ...

On the night of December 16, 1773, Samuel Adams and the Sons of Liberty boarded three ships in the Boston harbour and threw 342 chests of tea overboard. It set the stage for the American revolutionary war.

Hypernova explosion illustrated
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Hypernova explosion illustrated

Computer graphics depict the death of a star in the form of a hypernova on the way to becoming a black hole, as the narrator asks if anyone else would ever notice the death of ...

Computer graphics depict the death of a star in the form of a hypernova on the way to becoming a black hole, as the narrator asks if anyone else would ever notice the death of our own star.

Gelada 'baboons' in Ethiopia
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Gelada 'baboons' in Ethiopia

Brian Cox travels to the Ethiopian Highlands to study geladas, which share a common ancestor with humans and exhibit one of the more complex social structures of the primates.

Brian Cox travels to the Ethiopian Highlands to study geladas, which share a common ancestor with humans and exhibit one of the more complex social structures of the primates.

Comparing mammal cells under a microscope
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Comparing mammal cells under a microscope

Brian Cox compares his own cells to those of a camel and observes the differences under a microscope, and discusses how singles cell organisms became more complex.

Brian Cox compares his own cells to those of a camel and observes the differences under a microscope, and discusses how singles cell organisms became more complex.

Stoke patient treated in hospital
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Stoke patient treated in hospital

An 89yearold woman is admitted to hospital after a suspected stroke and emergency staff care for her and consult with her husband.

An 89yearold woman is admitted to hospital after a suspected stroke and emergency staff care for her and consult with her husband.

Our star system neighbours illustrated
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Our star system neighbours illustrated

Computer graphics illustrate the vast distances between solar systems, including Alpha Centauri's three stars, Epsilon Eridani, Gliese 581 and Algol, and the planet Bellerophon.

Computer graphics illustrate the vast distances between solar systems, including Alpha Centauri's three stars, Epsilon Eridani, Gliese 581 and Algol, and the planet Bellerophon.

Greece shifting with Aegean Sea Plate
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Greece shifting with Aegean Sea Plate

Clip from Faces Of Earth
Tectonic forces continue to shape the Mediterranean as Greece breaks away from Europe.

Tectonic forces continue to shape the Mediterranean as Greece breaks away from Europe.

Out-of-body trick on the brain
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Out-of-body trick on the brain

Clip from Finding My Mind
In an experiment, the Marcus du Sautoy's senses are manipulated to make his brain think he is having an outofbody experience.

In an experiment, the Marcus du Sautoy's senses are manipulated to make his brain think he is having an outofbody experience.

Actions predicted pre-consciousness
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Actions predicted pre-consciousness

Clip from Finding My Mind
Scans of brain activity reveal decisions can be predicted even before a subject is conscious of them.

Scans of brain activity reveal decisions can be predicted even before a subject is conscious of them.

Nash's wife learns of John's schizophrenia
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Nash's wife learns of John's schizophrenia

Clip from A Beautiful Mind
John's wife learns John has paranoid schizophrenia and confronts her husband about his mental illness.

John's wife learns John has paranoid schizophrenia and confronts her husband about his mental illness.

Stolen Generations and identity
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Stolen Generations and identity

Clip from The Sapphires
Gail accuses Kay of rejecting her culture then explains to Dave that Kay was forcibly removed from the family.

Gail accuses Kay of rejecting her culture then explains to Dave that Kay was forcibly removed from the family.

Caroline Chisholm's employment agency
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Caroline Chisholm's employment agency

A dramatisation of Caroline Chisholm establishing an agency to place young women in homes and changing the social landscape of colonial Australia.

A dramatisation of Caroline Chisholm establishing an agency to place young women in homes and changing the social landscape of colonial Australia.

Allergy cure in gut bacteria
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Allergy cure in gut bacteria

Clip from Catalyst
Catalyst explores Nobel Prize winner Barry Marshall's research that suggests the gut bacteria Helicobacter pylori could help prevent allergies.

Catalyst explores Nobel Prize winner Barry Marshall's research that suggests the gut bacteria Helicobacter pylori could help prevent allergies.

Voyager Golden Records
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Voyager Golden Records

Brian Cox examines the Voyager Golden Records, two of which were sent into space in 1977 to convey sounds and images of Earth to communicate with alien life.

Brian Cox examines the Voyager Golden Records, two of which were sent into space in 1977 to convey sounds and images of Earth to communicate with alien life.

Shark Bay's stromatolites
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Shark Bay's stromatolites

Clip from Coast Australia
Tim Flannery meets Shark Bay Marine Park's Dave Holley to learn how some of the earliest forms on life, stromatolites, have managed to survive in Shark Bay for billions of years.

Tim Flannery meets Shark Bay Marine Park's Dave Holley to learn how some of the earliest forms on life, stromatolites, have managed to survive in Shark Bay for billions of years.

William Wordsworth's Composed Upon Westminster Bridge
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William Wordsworth's Composed Upon Westminster Bridge

Residents read Wordsworth's Composed Upon Westminster Bridge and critics discuss his vision of London and landscape.

Residents read Wordsworth's Composed Upon Westminster Bridge and critics discuss his vision of London and landscape.

Rip currents and your heart rate
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Rip currents and your heart rate

Clip from Coast Australia
Coastal geomorphologist Rob Dr Rip Brander shows Brendan Moar what happens to his heart rate when caught in a rip current.

Coastal geomorphologist Rob Dr Rip Brander shows Brendan Moar what happens to his heart rate when caught in a rip current.

Bangarra's origins at NAISDA
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Bangarra's origins at NAISDA

Clip from Message Stick
Message Stick documents the history of the Bangarra Dance Theatre, including its origins at NAISDA with the late Russell Page.

Message Stick documents the history of the Bangarra Dance Theatre, including its origins at NAISDA with the late Russell Page.

Saturn's moon Enceladus
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Saturn's moon Enceladus

The Cassini space probe studies one of Saturn's moons, Enceladus, revealing a white surface with crevasses and ice erupting from tiger stripes, unlike anything seen before.

The Cassini space probe studies one of Saturn's moons, Enceladus, revealing a white surface with crevasses and ice erupting from tiger stripes, unlike anything seen before.

An orientation to Antarctica
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An orientation to Antarctica

Clip from Sunday Night
Marine biologist Dean Miller visits the South Pole on the 100th anniversary of Douglas Mawson's expedition, and explores the wildlife of Antarctica.

Marine biologist Dean Miller visits the South Pole on the 100th anniversary of Douglas Mawson's expedition, and explores the wildlife of Antarctica.

Aboriginal rafts in the Kimberley
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Aboriginal rafts in the Kimberley

Clip from Coast Australia
Albert Wiggal shows Brendan Moar the kind of rafts the Bardi people would have used to travel and fish around One Arm Point in the Kimberley region.

Albert Wiggal shows Brendan Moar the kind of rafts the Bardi people would have used to travel and fish around One Arm Point in the Kimberley region.

Jupiter's moon Io
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Jupiter's moon Io

Voyager reveals active volcanoes on Io, one of Jupiter's 60 moons, leading scientists to envisage what walking on the moon's surface would be like.

Voyager reveals active volcanoes on Io, one of Jupiter's 60 moons, leading scientists to envisage what walking on the moon's surface would be like.

Viking bones reveal cause of deaths
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Viking bones reveal cause of deaths

Clip from The Vikings
Neil Oliver examines the skeletons of the Viking victims of the St Brice's Day massacre at Oxford and describes how the bones reveal how they died.

Neil Oliver examines the skeletons of the Viking victims of the St Brice's Day massacre at Oxford and describes how the bones reveal how they died.

Frank Hurley photographs Passchendaele
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Frank Hurley photographs Passchendaele

Clip from Lost In Flanders
Historians discuss photograph attributed to Frank Hurley of dead and wounded Australians and Germans in railway cutting near Ypres.

Historians discuss photograph attributed to Frank Hurley of dead and wounded Australians and Germans in railway cutting near Ypres.

Viking warriors, religion and heroic deaths
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Viking warriors, religion and heroic deaths

Clip from The Vikings
Neil Oliver examines possessions discovered with at the Repton Viking Warrior burial site, and discusses the relationship between these objects, Viking religion and their ...

Neil Oliver examines possessions discovered with at the Repton Viking Warrior burial site, and discusses the relationship between these objects, Viking religion and their approach to warfare.

Debating terms defined
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Debating terms defined

Clip from Up For Debate
The terms proposition and opposition are defined in this clip from the documentary Up For Debate, with an introduction to the components of a debate speech.

The terms proposition and opposition are defined in this clip from the documentary Up For Debate, with an introduction to the components of a debate speech.

How the Great Barrier Reef was formed
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How the Great Barrier Reef was formed

Karl Stefanovic explains how the Great Barrier Reef is a product of the Ice Age coming to an end and raising water levels 10,000 years ago.

Karl Stefanovic explains how the Great Barrier Reef is a product of the Ice Age coming to an end and raising water levels 10,000 years ago.

An ancient method of extracting silver from lead
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An ancient method of extracting silver from lead

Clip from Lost Worlds
Neil Oliver meets metallurgist Marcos MartinonTorres who demonstrates how silver was extracted from lead by Romans.

Neil Oliver meets metallurgist Marcos MartinonTorres who demonstrates how silver was extracted from lead by Romans.

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

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.

Emergency response to allergic reaction
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Emergency response to allergic reaction

Clip from Operation Ouch!
Xand van Tulleken joins a paramedic on an emergency call to a help a man who has had an allergic reaction and is treated for anaphylactic shock with adrenaline.

Xand van Tulleken joins a paramedic on an emergency call to a help a man who has had an allergic reaction and is treated for anaphylactic shock with adrenaline.

Bending light
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Bending light

Jim AlKhalili discusses the law of refraction originally developed by Ibn Sahl, but often attributed to Willebrord Snellius.

Jim AlKhalili discusses the law of refraction originally developed by Ibn Sahl, but often attributed to Willebrord Snellius.

The origin of Bran Nue Dae musical
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The origin of Bran Nue Dae musical

Rachel Perkins and Robyn Kershaw discuss the origins of the Bran Nue Dae film and the significance of Jimmy Chi's original stage musical.

Rachel Perkins and Robyn Kershaw discuss the origins of the Bran Nue Dae film and the significance of Jimmy Chi's original stage musical.

Crowded House's audience connection
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Crowded House's audience connection

Neil Finn reveals how playing at house parties established the way Crowded House wanted to connect with their audience.

Neil Finn reveals how playing at house parties established the way Crowded House wanted to connect with their audience.

Child miners in the Industrial Revolution
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Child miners in the Industrial Revolution

Tony Robinson goes underground in Wales to see how hurriers, the children who worked in coal mines, fared during the Industrial Revolution.

Tony Robinson goes underground in Wales to see how hurriers, the children who worked in coal mines, fared during the Industrial Revolution.

Scuba diving in South Australia's sink holes
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Scuba diving in South Australia's sink holes

Clip from Coast Australia
Geomorphologist Grant Pearce takes Emma Johnston scuba diving in Piccaninnie Ponds and Kilsbys Sinkhole on South Australia's Limestone Coast.

Geomorphologist Grant Pearce takes Emma Johnston scuba diving in Piccaninnie Ponds and Kilsbys Sinkhole on South Australia's Limestone Coast.

Breaking Kate
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Breaking Kate

Katherina despairs at Petruchio's treatment of her, detailing many of the ways her husband has tried to break the headstrong woman and turn her into a compliant wife.

Katherina despairs at Petruchio's treatment of her, detailing many of the ways her husband has tried to break the headstrong woman and turn her into a compliant wife.

Dating, decision making and algebra
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Dating, decision making and algebra

Garth Sundem demonstrates the use of algebra with four single men to calculate their chances of obtaining the phone numbers of women in a bar.

Garth Sundem demonstrates the use of algebra with four single men to calculate their chances of obtaining the phone numbers of women in a bar.

Beach safety with an Aussie accent
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Beach safety with an Aussie accent

Clip from Bondi Rescue
Bondi's lifeguards do a heroic job saving lives, but sometimes those accents can be hard to understand. So what does "chockers" mean?

Bondi's lifeguards do a heroic job saving lives, but sometimes those accents can be hard to understand. So what does "chockers" mean?

Kakadu's Mountford songline rock art
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Kakadu's Mountford songline rock art

Kakadu National Park tour guide Trevor Wie takes Ernie Dingo to the Mountford rock art site in Arnhem Land and interprets the songlines.

Kakadu National Park tour guide Trevor Wie takes Ernie Dingo to the Mountford rock art site in Arnhem Land and interprets the songlines.

Doomsday Christian training in Arkansas
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Doomsday Christian training in Arkansas

Shaun Micallef attends a training camp in Arkansas attended by bornagain Christians preparing for Armageddon prophesied by the Book of Revelation.

Shaun Micallef attends a training camp in Arkansas attended by bornagain Christians preparing for Armageddon prophesied by the Book of Revelation.

Psychic surgery and John of God
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Psychic surgery and John of God

Shaun Micallef meets a Canadian man who has had a successful psychic surgery performed on him by John of God.

Shaun Micallef meets a Canadian man who has had a successful psychic surgery performed on him by John of God.

Uranus' Miranda moon
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Uranus' Miranda moon

Scientists discuss the discovery of Uranus' moon, the half finished Miranda, and describe some if its unique characteristics.

Scientists discuss the discovery of Uranus' moon, the half finished Miranda, and describe some if its unique characteristics.

Boo comes to the rescue
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Boo comes to the rescue

The reclusive Boo Radley saves the Finch kids from Bob Ewell, teaching Scout to judge people by actions not reputation.

The reclusive Boo Radley saves the Finch kids from Bob Ewell, teaching Scout to judge people by actions not reputation.

Bureaucracy and presidential power
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Bureaucracy and presidential power

Arthur, Ford and Zaphod must negotiate the Vogon bureaucracy to save Trillion from execution, in a critique of presidential powers.

Arthur, Ford and Zaphod must negotiate the Vogon bureaucracy to save Trillion from execution, in a critique of presidential powers.

The meaning of life
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The meaning of life

Deep Thought reveals the answer to life, the university and everything, which only raises greater questions.

Deep Thought reveals the answer to life, the university and everything, which only raises greater questions.

Meningitis - signs and symptoms
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Meningitis - signs and symptoms

Is it a disease that can strike anyone and be passed on easily. Some teenagers who survived meningitis describe it, plus a team of doctors explain the symptoms and treatments.

Is it a disease that can strike anyone and be passed on easily. Some teenagers who survived meningitis describe it, plus a team of doctors explain the symptoms and treatments.

The origin of Listen To The News
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The origin of Listen To The News

Jimmy Chi and other members of Kuckles reveal how Listen To The News was written in the context of the Noonkanbah mining protests.

Jimmy Chi and other members of Kuckles reveal how Listen To The News was written in the context of the Noonkanbah mining protests.

Trump tweets CNN 'bashing' GIF
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Trump tweets CNN 'bashing' GIF

Clip from Media Watch
Did the GIF that Donald Trump retweeted, showing a fake Trump beating on CNN, encourage violence against reporters? Good class discussion.

Did the GIF that Donald Trump retweeted, showing a fake Trump beating on CNN, encourage violence against reporters? Good class discussion.

Life in a Victorian slum - work (part 2)
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Life in a Victorian slum - work (part 2)

After a full day working like Victorians, modern families experience the pain and uncertainty of working like in 1886 London.

After a full day working like Victorians, modern families experience the pain and uncertainty of working like in 1886 London.

Lebanese react to Here Come the Habibs
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Lebanese react to Here Come the Habibs

Clip from The Feed
It might be a hit comedy for Nine, but Lebanese audience don't seem so keen on the Habibs - as The feed found out with their parody Wogglebox segment.

It might be a hit comedy for Nine, but Lebanese audience don't seem so keen on the Habibs - as The feed found out with their parody Wogglebox segment.

Inequality and hard living in Victorian London
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Inequality and hard living in Victorian London

In the slums of London, people needed to 'pad out' their food with chalk and sand to make it last. But food wasn't the only hardship.

In the slums of London, people needed to 'pad out' their food with chalk and sand to make it last. But food wasn't the only hardship.

Epic fail: China's 'mega bus'
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Epic fail: China's 'mega bus'

Clip from The Feed
July 5 2017. Plans to build a traffic-straddling mega bus in China have come undone amidst claims the whole project was just a scam.

July 5 2017. Plans to build a traffic-straddling mega bus in China have come undone amidst claims the whole project was just a scam.

The Great Barrier Reef is no longer in danger
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The Great Barrier Reef is no longer in danger

Clip from The Feed
Australia's greatest natural wonder has officially been taken off UNESCO's endangered list.

Australia's greatest natural wonder has officially been taken off UNESCO's endangered list.

Home schooling is on the rise
9:45

Home schooling is on the rise

Clip from The Feed
Over 50,000 Australian kids are now home schooled. But is it really a better option. We hear from the kids and parents themselves.

Over 50,000 Australian kids are now home schooled. But is it really a better option. We hear from the kids and parents themselves.

Mormon missionaries in Fiji
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Mormon missionaries in Fiji

Shaun Micallef joins two Mormon missionaries in Fiji as they work in the community, going on a home visit and joining a work party.

Shaun Micallef joins two Mormon missionaries in Fiji as they work in the community, going on a home visit and joining a work party.

Introduction to the nervous system
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Introduction to the nervous system

Clip from Science Bank
This short clip explains what the nervous system is, how it controls messages between our senses, muscles and the brain, and even reflex actions.

This short clip explains what the nervous system is, how it controls messages between our senses, muscles and the brain, and even reflex actions.

Drawdown a sign of 2004 Boxing Day tsunami
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Drawdown a sign of 2004 Boxing Day tsunami

Coastal engineer Jose Borrero describes how the phenomenon of drawdown, where the sea retreats from the shore, would have warned people that the impending arrival of the 2004 ...

Coastal engineer Jose Borrero describes how the phenomenon of drawdown, where the sea retreats from the shore, would have warned people that the impending arrival of the 2004 Indian Ocean tsunami.

The neuroplasticity of the brain
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The neuroplasticity of the brain

Researchers have found the mere act of thinking can create new connections in the brain and neuroplasticity is intrinsic.

Researchers have found the mere act of thinking can create new connections in the brain and neuroplasticity is intrinsic.

Britain's demand for 18th century Indian textiles
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Britain's demand for 18th century Indian textiles

Dan Snow visits Victoria Albert Museum, inspects 18th century Indian textiles and learns of British manufacturers' concerns for their industry's future.

Dan Snow visits Victoria Albert Museum, inspects 18th century Indian textiles and learns of British manufacturers' concerns for their industry's future.

Vitruvian Man, architecture and beauty
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Vitruvian Man, architecture and beauty

Marcus du Sautoy inspects Leonardo da Vinci's original Vitruvian Man and discusses its application to architecture and geometry.

Marcus du Sautoy inspects Leonardo da Vinci's original Vitruvian Man and discusses its application to architecture and geometry.

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