Big Ideas Arts
57:54

Big Ideas Arts: Adelaide Writers Week 2014 - Burial Rites

ABC May 4, 2014

Critical thinking

Personal and social capability

9-10
11-12
Classification: GeneralClassification: General
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Author of wildly successful novel Burial Rites about double murderer Agnes Magnusdottir (last woman executed in Iceland, 1830), Hannah Kent talks to Steven Gale about her ...

Author of wildly successful novel Burial Rites about double murderer Agnes Magnusdottir (last woman executed in Iceland, 1830), Hannah Kent talks to Steven Gale about her novel: poetic, grisly and at one with the bleak scenery.

Paul The Psychic Octopus
53:47

Paul The Psychic Octopus

SBS2 June 5, 2014

Critical thinking

Personal and social capability

9-10
11-12
Classification: Parental GuidanceClassification: Parental Guidance
Paul the Octopus was a common octopus living in a tank at a Sea Life Centre in Oberhausen, Germany, who was used as an animal oracle to predict the results of football ...

Paul the Octopus was a common octopus living in a tank at a Sea Life Centre in Oberhausen, Germany, who was used as an animal oracle to predict the results of football matches, usually international matches in which Germany was playing. He came to worldwide attention with his accurate predictions in the 2010 World Cup.

Big Ideas Arts
57:59

Big Ideas Arts: Bill Henson - St James Ethics Centre

ABC November 9, 2014

Critical thinking

Personal and social capability

9-10
11-12
Classification: Parental GuidanceClassification: Parental Guidance
Bill Henson discusses art and its relationship with technology with Simon Longstaff at the St James Ethics Centre.

Bill Henson discusses art and its relationship with technology with Simon Longstaff at the St James Ethics Centre.

Big Ideas Arts
57:29

Big Ideas Arts: Jacques Roubaud: Writer, Mathematician and Oulipean

ABC July 20, 2014

Critical thinking

Personal and social capability

9-10
11-12
Classification: Parental GuidanceClassification: Parental Guidance
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Jacques Roubaud is a mathematician, poet and member of an exclusive French writing collective; their activities will both surprise and impress. Here he is in conversation with ...

Jacques Roubaud is a mathematician, poet and member of an exclusive French writing collective; their activities will both surprise and impress. Here he is in conversation with Chris Andrews at this year's Sydney Writers' Festival

The Checkout: Snack Size
6:11

The Checkout: Snack Size: The Bank Job/Spongebob Iceblock

ABC November 17, 2016

Critical thinking

Ethical understanding

Media arts

Business and economics

Sustainability

9-10
11-12
Classification: Parental GuidanceClassification: Parental Guidance
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All the nutritious goodness of an episode is jam-packed into a handy snack-sized package.

All the nutritious goodness of an episode is jam-packed into a handy snack-sized package.

Conspiracy Road Trip
56:54

Conspiracy Road Trip: 7/7 Bombings

Season 1 Episode 1 ABC2 March 27, 2013

Critical thinking

9-10
11-12
Classification: MatureClassification: Mature
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In this new four-part series, UK comedian Andrew Maxwell takes conspiracy theorists on a road trip to confront the truth about their beliefs. In episode 1, Andrew examines the ...

In this new four-part series, UK comedian Andrew Maxwell takes conspiracy theorists on a road trip to confront the truth about their beliefs. In episode 1, Andrew examines the 7/7 London bombings.

Conspiracy Road Trip
56:40

Conspiracy Road Trip: 9/11

Season 1 Episode 3 ABC2 April 10, 2013

Critical thinking

9-10
11-12
Classification: Parental GuidanceClassification: Parental Guidance
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The 9/11 attacks were one of the biggest terrorist atrocities of the 21st century. This horrific event has generated a multitude of outlandish conspiracy theories. Comedian ...

The 9/11 attacks were one of the biggest terrorist atrocities of the 21st century. This horrific event has generated a multitude of outlandish conspiracy theories. Comedian Andrew Maxwell believes the findings of the official US Government investigation that laid responsibility for the attacks on Osama bin Laden and Al Qaeda. In order to change their minds by confronting them with the facts, he takes five young Brits who believe in different elements of these conspiracy theories on a road trip from New York to Washington.

The Checkout: Snack Size
8:15

The Checkout: Snack Size: I Streamed a Stream

ABC2 Kids December 18, 2016

Critical thinking

Ethical understanding

Media arts

Business and economics

Sustainability

9-10
11-12
Classification: Parental GuidanceClassification: Parental Guidance
All the nutritious goodness of an episode of The Checkout jam-packed into a handy snack-sized package.

All the nutritious goodness of an episode of The Checkout jam-packed into a handy snack-sized package.

Secret Societies
48:41

Secret Societies

Episode 2 The History Channel October 21, 2016

Critical thinking

History

9-10
11-12
Classification: Parental GuidanceClassification: Parental Guidance
The secret brotherhood of the Illuminati was only active for ten years. They dreamed of having members of their brotherhood occupy crucial positions of power, thereby creating ...

The secret brotherhood of the Illuminati was only active for ten years. They dreamed of having members of their brotherhood occupy crucial positions of power, thereby creating a new, fairer state. Banned as early as 1785, rumours that 'the enlightened ones' still exist in secret cannot be dispelled. Terra X investigates the legendary Illuminati brotherhood, also exploring other secret organisations that allegedly have their roots in Antiquity.

The Conspiracy Show
10:33

The Conspiracy Show: Manchurian Candidates

Season 2 Episode 7 The History Channel September 18, 2016

Critical thinking

Science

9-10
11-12
Classification: Parental GuidanceClassification: Parental Guidance
A short history of Mind Control experimentation beginning with the Nazis through to the CIA's infamous MK Ultra program. This is a first in what will be a series of episodes ...

A short history of Mind Control experimentation beginning with the Nazis through to the CIA's infamous MK Ultra program. This is a first in what will be a series of episodes examining infamous assassins throughout history, from JFK's alleged shooter, Lee Harvey Oswald to supposed Oklahoma Bomber Timothy McVeigh. Richard speaks with several researchers and investigators about their claims that these individuals were not responsible for their acts but rather part of the infamous MK Ultra program, mind control victims programmed to kill, or programmed to simply take the fall.

You Can't Ask That
18:12

You Can't Ask That: Sex Workers

Season 1 Episode 9 ABC September 21, 2016

Critical thinking

Personal and social capability

Ethical understanding

9-10
11-12
Classification: MatureClassification: Mature
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Insightful, irreverent, moving and unpredictable, this episode sets the record straight about what it's really like to be a sex worker.

Insightful, irreverent, moving and unpredictable, this episode sets the record straight about what it's really like to be a sex worker.

You Can't Ask That
16:24

You Can't Ask That: Muslims

Season 1 Episode 4 ABC August 17, 2016

Critical thinking

Personal and social capability

Ethical understanding

9-10
11-12
Classification: Parental GuidanceClassification: Parental Guidance
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Muslims answer the questions Australians wanted to ask but were too embarrassed or afraid to ever ask in person.

Muslims answer the questions Australians wanted to ask but were too embarrassed or afraid to ever ask in person.

Yeti: Man, Myth or Beast?
1:15:17

Yeti: Man, Myth or Beast?

SBS August 29, 2016

Critical thinking

Earth and environment

9-10
11-12
Classification: MatureClassification: Mature
Scientist Mark Evans is on a mission to find a rational explanation for the mysterious Himalayan biped known as the yeti. He begins in a remote, Himalayan valley where ...

Scientist Mark Evans is on a mission to find a rational explanation for the mysterious Himalayan biped known as the yeti. He begins in a remote, Himalayan valley where marauding bears have attacked villagers, then moves to the once forbidden Kingdom of Upper Mustang on Nepal's wild Tibetan frontier. In a twisting tale, Mark weighs up the evidence from nomads, monks and mountaineers, before coming back with new, untested remains from both bears and 'yetis'. Will the DNA finally solve the world's most intriguing zoological puzzle?

You Can't Ask That
16:13

You Can't Ask That: Wheelchair Users

Season 1 Episode 2 ABC August 3, 2016

Critical thinking

Personal and social capability

Ethical understanding

9-10
11-12
Classification: MatureClassification: Mature
Misunderstood, marginalised Australians answering anonymous, online questions. Insightful, irreverent and moving this episode sets the record straight of what it's really like ...

Misunderstood, marginalised Australians answering anonymous, online questions. Insightful, irreverent and moving this episode sets the record straight of what it's really like to be a wheelchair user.

You Can't Ask That
28:50

You Can't Ask That: Ice Users

Season 2 Episode 7 ABC May 17, 2017

Critical thinking

Personal and social capability

Ethical understanding

9-10
11-12
Classification: Mature Accompanied (15+)Classification: Mature Accompanied (15+)
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Over the past few years, Australia's 'war on drugs' has turned its attention largely to ice. We talk to ice users, both past and present, to find out what the attraction to ...

Over the past few years, Australia's 'war on drugs' has turned its attention largely to ice. We talk to ice users, both past and present, to find out what the attraction to this drug is all about. #YouCantAskThat.

You Can't Ask That
27:22

You Can't Ask That: Facial Difference

Season 2 Episode 5 ABC May 3, 2017

Critical thinking

Personal and social capability

Ethical understanding

9-10
11-12
Classification: MatureClassification: Mature
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In a world obsessed with appearance and fitting in, it's hard to imagine what it would be like to live with an extreme facial difference. In this brutally honest episode, we ...

In a world obsessed with appearance and fitting in, it's hard to imagine what it would be like to live with an extreme facial difference. In this brutally honest episode, we talk to people who face this challenge daily.

The Conspiracy Show
25:25

The Conspiracy Show: Chemtrails

Season 1 Episode 5 The History Channel May 21, 2017

Critical thinking

Science

9-10
11-12
Classification: Parental GuidanceClassification: Parental Guidance
Richard travels to the field to meet several researchers who present evidence that suggests chemicals or biological agents might possibly be deliberately sprayed at high ...

Richard travels to the field to meet several researchers who present evidence that suggests chemicals or biological agents might possibly be deliberately sprayed at high altitudes for a purpose undisclosed to the general public.

You Can't Ask That
29:37

You Can't Ask That: Recent War Veterans

Season 2 Episode 4 ABC April 26, 2017

Critical thinking

Personal and social capability

Ethical understanding

9-10
11-12
Classification: MatureClassification: Mature
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You Can't Ask That asks recent war veterans the awkward, inappropriate or uncomfortable questions you've always wanted to know the answers to, but never had the guts to ask.

You Can't Ask That asks recent war veterans the awkward, inappropriate or uncomfortable questions you've always wanted to know the answers to, but never had the guts to ask.