The Bridges That Built London
59:17

The Bridges That Built London

The History Channel February 27, 2016

Design and technologies

History

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Between Richmond and the North Sea, thirty bridges cross the Thames. They carry people across a stretch of river 35 miles long, bringing together a population of nearly 8 ...

Between Richmond and the North Sea, thirty bridges cross the Thames. They carry people across a stretch of river 35 miles long, bringing together a population of nearly 8 million. These extraordinary structures have been the making of London, Britain's capital, and according to Dan Cruickshank, Europe's greatest city.

World's Busiest Cities
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World's Busiest Cities: Moscow

ABC October 17, 2017

Design and technologies

Geography

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Dan Snow, Anita Rani and Ade Adepitan go behind-the-scenes to reveal the systems and people running the city of Moscow, the biggest and busiest city in Europe.

Dan Snow, Anita Rani and Ade Adepitan go behind-the-scenes to reveal the systems and people running the city of Moscow, the biggest and busiest city in Europe.

Mastercrafts
59:20

Mastercrafts: Green Woodcraft

Season 1 Episode 1 ABC October 6, 2011

Design and technologies

History

7-8
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Monty Don, who is a huge fan of traditional crafts, presents a series that celebrates six of the craft skills that built Britain and its heritage, ranging from thatching to ...

Monty Don, who is a huge fan of traditional crafts, presents a series that celebrates six of the craft skills that built Britain and its heritage, ranging from thatching to stonemasonry. Three hopefuls who are passionate about learning these trades are put through their paces by the country's leading practitioners of wood craft, metal work, thatching, stonemasonry, weaving and stained glass. After six weeks of apprenticeship and hard labour, their work and achievements are judged by experts in their chosen field to see who has best mastered the craft.

The Great Pottery Throw Down
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The Great Pottery Throw Down

Season 1 Episode 3 Lifestyle Channel August 18, 2018

Visual arts

Design and technologies

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It is week three and the potters are back in for more tough tests of their ceramic skills. They are playing with fire in their main make, when judges Kate and Keith ask them ...

It is week three and the potters are back in for more tough tests of their ceramic skills. They are playing with fire in their main make, when judges Kate and Keith ask them to make ten identical long-necked vases using the raku technique.

The Great Pottery Throw Down
59:22

The Great Pottery Throw Down

Season 1 Episode 5 Lifestyle Channel September 1, 2018

Visual arts

Design and technologies

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It's semifinal week in Stoke-on-Trent and just five potters remain, determined to secure their place in the final. For their main make, the potters face their most technically ...

It's semifinal week in Stoke-on-Trent and just five potters remain, determined to secure their place in the final. For their main make, the potters face their most technically demanding challenge yet - creating a decorative chandelier.

Frank Lloyd Wright
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Frank Lloyd Wright

ABC May 9, 2010

Design and technologies

Critical thinking

Personal and social capability

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Frank Lloyd Wright is an American icon - one of the most famous modern architects, and probably its most prolific - designing over 400 buildings during a career spanning an ...

Frank Lloyd Wright is an American icon - one of the most famous modern architects, and probably its most prolific - designing over 400 buildings during a career spanning an incredible 60 years. But his most revealing constructions are his houses, revolutionary in their open plan design and conceived as an expression of Wright's philosophy of a perfect harmony between man and nature: 'organic architecture' as he called it.

Citizen Architect
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Citizen Architect

ABC May 6, 2012

Design and technologies

Visual arts

Personal and social capability

Critical thinking

9-10
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In 1993 the late architect Samuel Mockbee started the Rural Studio, a design/build education program. Citiizen Architect shows how a group of students craft a home for their ...

In 1993 the late architect Samuel Mockbee started the Rural Studio, a design/build education program. Citiizen Architect shows how a group of students craft a home for their charismatic client, Jimmie Lee Matthews.

Back in Time for Dinner
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Back in Time for Dinner: The Future

ABC July 10, 2018

Design and technologies

History

7-8
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After travelling 60 years back in time, the Ferrones forge into the future and get a glimpse of what may likely be on our plates. The family also reflect on the impact the ...

After travelling 60 years back in time, the Ferrones forge into the future and get a glimpse of what may likely be on our plates. The family also reflect on the impact the experiment has had on their lives.

Jumbo: The Plane that Changed the World
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Jumbo: The Plane that Changed the World

BBC Knowledge January 28, 2019

Design and technologies

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The 747 was a game changer; the jet that gave us cheap air travel. With its distinctive hump, the 747 is the most recognisable airliner on the planet. It's so massive the ...

The 747 was a game changer; the jet that gave us cheap air travel. With its distinctive hump, the 747 is the most recognisable airliner on the planet. It's so massive the Wright brothers could have made their historic flight in economy. But it is much more than just a big aeroplane. We look at how this giant transformed our world when it first took to the skies in 1970. Now it has transported the equivalent of 80 percent of the human race and travelled 100,000 round trips to the moon. But this first wide-body airliner was a billion dollar gamble that took technology to the limits - and nearly destroyed the Boeing Company. This is the remarkable untold story of the jumbo jet.

Heston Blumenthal's Perfect Christmas
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Heston Blumenthal's Perfect Christmas

ABC2 December 12, 2010

Design and technologies

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British culinary alchemist Heston Blumenthal turns his attention to the biggest meal of the year - Christmas dinner. He is making a Christmas feast for six celebrity guests. ...

British culinary alchemist Heston Blumenthal turns his attention to the biggest meal of the year - Christmas dinner. He is making a Christmas feast for six celebrity guests. This one-hour special is not going to be one of those Christmas cookery programs that lead to a rush on cranberries. This is hardcore Heston. This is his idea of what the Christmas dinner should be. Heston pushes the boundaries of multisensory cooking to the limit, taking inspiration from the past, present and future of Christmas.

Gardening Australia Christmas Special
59:29

Gardening Australia Christmas Special

ABC December 20, 2019

Geography

Design and technologies

Sustainability

7-8
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In a Christmas special, Costa and Sophie plant summer shade to protect Sophie's new summer retreat; Millie uncovers an urban mistletoe project; Josh gets crafty for the ...

In a Christmas special, Costa and Sophie plant summer shade to protect Sophie's new summer retreat; Millie uncovers an urban mistletoe project; Josh gets crafty for the holidays; Costa meets a tropical fruit carver.

Back in Time for Dinner
59:29

Back in Time for Dinner: The 2000s

ABC July 3, 2018

Design and technologies

History

7-8
9-10
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Olympic star Liesel Jones arrives at the house for beef sliders. Olivia is excited to plant herbs after meeting Stephanie Alexander. And with food costs escalating, Carol is ...

Olympic star Liesel Jones arrives at the house for beef sliders. Olivia is excited to plant herbs after meeting Stephanie Alexander. And with food costs escalating, Carol is overwhelmed by her visit to Foodbank.

The Great Pottery Throw Down
59:31

The Great Pottery Throw Down

Season 2 Episode 5 Lifestyle Channel October 13, 2018

Visual arts

Design and technologies

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Ten home potters from around the country head to Stoke on Trent, the home of pottery, in their quest to become Top Potter. Over 35 days and 18 mammoth challenges, the potters ...

Ten home potters from around the country head to Stoke on Trent, the home of pottery, in their quest to become Top Potter. Over 35 days and 18 mammoth challenges, the potters must make earthenware kitchen bowls, decorative raku vases, delicate but functional chandeliers and super-sized garden sculptures. Whose work will stand up to scrutiny and whose will come out of the kiln in pieces? Judging their craft skills and creativity are two leading lights in the world of pottery; ceramic artist Kate Malone, and master potter Keith Brymer Jones. Hosting the action, and holding the potters' mucky hands along the way is Sara Cox. Across six action-packed episodes, we discover the art and science of turning lumps of clay into beautiful objects. With its rich heritage, intriguing technical language and magical transformations, this program brings the messy and marvellous world of pottery to life.

The Great Pottery Throw Down
59:32

The Great Pottery Throw Down

Season 2 Episode 7 Lifestyle Channel October 27, 2018

Visual arts

Design and technologies

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Ten home potters from around the country head to Stoke on Trent, the home of pottery, in their quest to become Top Potter. Over 35 days and 18 mammoth challenges, the potters ...

Ten home potters from around the country head to Stoke on Trent, the home of pottery, in their quest to become Top Potter. Over 35 days and 18 mammoth challenges, the potters must make earthenware kitchen bowls, decorative raku vases, delicate but functional chandeliers and super-sized garden sculptures. Whose work will stand up to scrutiny and whose will come out of the kiln in pieces? Judging their craft skills and creativity are two leading lights in the world of pottery; ceramic artist Kate Malone, and master potter Keith Brymer Jones. Hosting the action, and holding the potters' mucky hands along the way is Sara Cox. Across six action-packed episodes, we discover the art and science of turning lumps of clay into beautiful objects. With its rich heritage, intriguing technical language and magical transformations, this program brings the messy and marvellous world of pottery to life.

The Great Pottery Throw Down
59:32

The Great Pottery Throw Down

Season 1 Episode 2 Lifestyle Channel August 11, 2018

Visual arts

Design and technologies

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Nine passionate potters return to Stoke-on-Trent for more tests of their skills and creativity, all aiming to be named Top Potter. They face a big main make for the smallest ...

Nine passionate potters return to Stoke-on-Trent for more tests of their skills and creativity, all aiming to be named Top Potter. They face a big main make for the smallest room in the house, a decorative hand basin.

The Great Pottery Throw Down
59:33

The Great Pottery Throw Down

Season 2 Episode 1 Lifestyle Channel September 15, 2018

Visual arts

Design and technologies

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11-12
Classification: Parental GuidanceClassification: Parental Guidance
Ten home potters from around the country head to Stoke on Trent, the home of pottery, in their quest to become Top Potter. Over 35 days and 18 mammoth challenges, the potters ...

Ten home potters from around the country head to Stoke on Trent, the home of pottery, in their quest to become Top Potter. Over 35 days and 18 mammoth challenges, the potters must make earthenware kitchen bowls, decorative raku vases, delicate but functional chandeliers and super-sized garden sculptures. Whose work will stand up to scrutiny and whose will come out of the kiln in pieces? Judging their craft skills and creativity are two leading lights in the world of pottery; ceramic artist Kate Malone and master potter Keith Brymer Jones. Hosting the action, and holding the potters' mucky hands along the way, is Sara Cox. Across six action-packed episodes we discover the art and science of turning lumps of clay into beautiful objects. With its rich heritage, intriguing technical language and magical transformations, The Great Pottery Throw Down brings the messy and marvellous world of pottery to life.

The Great Pottery Throw Down
59:37

The Great Pottery Throw Down

Season 1 Episode 1 Lifestyle Channel August 4, 2018

Visual arts

Design and technologies

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This video has closed captioning
Ten home potters from around the UK are throwing, trimming and decorating their way to being crowned top potter. Their every move is watched over by judges Kate Malone and ...

Ten home potters from around the UK are throwing, trimming and decorating their way to being crowned top potter. Their every move is watched over by judges Kate Malone and Keith Brymer Jones.

The Great Pottery Throw Down
59:40

The Great Pottery Throw Down

Season 1 Episode 4 Lifestyle Channel August 25, 2018

Visual arts

Design and technologies

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Kate Malone and Keith Brymer Jones set the potters a monumental task - hand-building a five-foot garden sculpture out of slabs of clay. At stake is a place in the semifinal ...

Kate Malone and Keith Brymer Jones set the potters a monumental task - hand-building a five-foot garden sculpture out of slabs of clay. At stake is a place in the semifinal and their designs this week are more ambitious than ever before.