Frozen Planet
44:19

Frozen Planet: To The Ends Of The Earth

Season 1 Episode 1 Nine October 30, 2011

Earth and environment

Geography

7-8
9-10
Classification: Parental GuidanceClassification: Parental Guidance
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Set in the Arctic and Antarctic, Frozen Planet takes you on the ultimate polar expedition, exploring the impacts of climate change on arctic species. This landmark series ...

Set in the Arctic and Antarctic, Frozen Planet takes you on the ultimate polar expedition, exploring the impacts of climate change on arctic species. This landmark series brings to the screen the last great wildernesses on the planet as you have never seen them before, and may never see again' in the ultimate portrait of Earth's polar regions.

Town With Nicholas Crane
54:00

Town With Nicholas Crane: Ludlow

Season 1 Episode 1 SBS November 11, 2011

History

Geography

7-8
9-10
Classification: GeneralClassification: General
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According to geographer and host Nicholas Crane, "we live in one of the most urbanised countries on earth. By 2030 a staggering 92 percent of us will be living the urban ...

According to geographer and host Nicholas Crane, "we live in one of the most urbanised countries on earth. By 2030 a staggering 92 percent of us will be living the urban life." But while congested cities sprawl across the country, they are not the only way to live. Smaller than a city, more intimate, and more surprising, this four-part series celebrates the forgotten world of the town.

Oz And James' Big Wine Adventure
26:39

Oz And James' Big Wine Adventure

Season 1 Episode 5 SBS January 7, 2010

Design and technologies

Geography

9-10
11-12
Classification: Parental GuidanceClassification: Parental Guidance
Presented by wine expert Oz Clarke and motoring journalist James May from Top Gear. Clarke aims to educate May (a committed beer drinker) about wine while undertaking a road ...

Presented by wine expert Oz Clarke and motoring journalist James May from Top Gear. Clarke aims to educate May (a committed beer drinker) about wine while undertaking a road trip though France.

Planet Food
25:48

Planet Food: Lebanon

ABC July 3, 2010

Intercultural Understanding

Geography

7-8
9-10
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Follow our cook's journey through a chosen destination. On route they learn about staple foods, the history and culture of the food and where to find the best restaurants.

Follow our cook's journey through a chosen destination. On route they learn about staple foods, the history and culture of the food and where to find the best restaurants.

Lost Gardens
49:28

Lost Gardens

Season 1 Episode 3 ABC September 30, 2010

Design and technologies

Geography

7-8
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Classification: GeneralClassification: General
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Monty Don introduces a team of gardening experts, historians, landscape gardeners and designers who reconstruct the gardens and return them to their former glory.

Monty Don introduces a team of gardening experts, historians, landscape gardeners and designers who reconstruct the gardens and return them to their former glory.

Planet Food
24:26

Planet Food: Southern Spain

Season 1 Episode 1 ABC2 April 11, 2010

Intercultural Understanding

Geography

7-8
9-10
Classification: GeneralClassification: General
This video has closed captioning
Follow our cook's journey through a chosen destination. On route they learn about staple foods, the history and culture of the food and where to find the best restaurants.

Follow our cook's journey through a chosen destination. On route they learn about staple foods, the history and culture of the food and where to find the best restaurants.

Clash Of The Dinosaurs
47:46

Clash Of The Dinosaurs: Perfect Predators

Season 1 Episode 2 SBS June 24, 2012

Science

Geography

9-10
11-12
Classification: Parental GuidanceClassification: Parental Guidance
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Dinosaurs were the ultimate prehistoric survival machines, ruling the Earth for 120 million years. The Cretaceous period spawned dinosaurs of all sizes. No creatures since can ...

Dinosaurs were the ultimate prehistoric survival machines, ruling the Earth for 120 million years. The Cretaceous period spawned dinosaurs of all sizes. No creatures since can match the carnivorous dinosaurs' combination of speed, eyesight, brainpower and razor-sharp weapons. Combining advanced 3D graphics and leading-edge anatomy and paleontology, this episode explores the biology that made these animals such incredible purveyors of terror.

Speed Of Life
48:18

Speed Of Life: Predators In The Southwest

Season 1 Episode 1 SBS June 20, 2012

Science

Geography

9-10
11-12
Classification: Parental GuidanceClassification: Parental Guidance
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Speed of Life is a new three-part series that uses high speed photography to capture the amazing, lightning fast intricacies of daily life for animals and insects around the ...

Speed of Life is a new three-part series that uses high speed photography to capture the amazing, lightning fast intricacies of daily life for animals and insects around the planet. In particular, it focuses on predators and prey, showing remarkable detail and breathtaking footage that you wouldn't believe. Each episode focuses on a different region, and all of the various animals and interconnected ecosystems that call that region home. The three regions include the American Southwest, Central America and East Africa.

The Good Cook
28:57

The Good Cook

Season 1 Episode 2 ABC October 21, 2011

Design and technologies

Geography

7-8
9-10
Classification: GeneralClassification: General
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Simon Hopkinson knows all about good food, and he knows what you need to make great meals in your own kitchen. A widely-acclaimed chef and food writer, he draws on his years ...

Simon Hopkinson knows all about good food, and he knows what you need to make great meals in your own kitchen. A widely-acclaimed chef and food writer, he draws on his years of experience and love of cooking to show how you can create restaurant quality food at home, with everyday ingredients. Along the way he reveals where and how to find the right produce, which ingredients it's worth spending your money on and how to create exquisite meals using cheaper cuts and fabulous flavours instead of the latest food fads.

Clash Of The Dinosaurs
48:49

Clash Of The Dinosaurs: Extreme Survivors

Season 1 Episode 1 SBS June 17, 2012

Science

Geography

9-10
11-12
Classification: Parental GuidanceClassification: Parental Guidance
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Combining advanced 3D graphics and leading-edge anatomy and paleontology, this new four-part series explores dinosaurs inside and out. Peeling back their skin, their muscles, ...

Combining advanced 3D graphics and leading-edge anatomy and paleontology, this new four-part series explores dinosaurs inside and out. Peeling back their skin, their muscles, and their brains, it reveals the unique inner workings of the greatest beasts that ever lived.

Speed Of Life
50:26

Speed Of Life: Central American Killers

Season 1 Episode 2 SBS June 27, 2012

Science

Geography

9-10
11-12
Classification: Parental GuidanceClassification: Parental Guidance
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This three-part series uses high speed photography to capture the amazing, lightning fast intricacies of daily life for animals and insects on the planet. Each episode focuses ...

This three-part series uses high speed photography to capture the amazing, lightning fast intricacies of daily life for animals and insects on the planet. Each episode focuses on a different region, and all of the various animals and interconnected ecosystems that call that region home. Using highly specialised camera equipment, this episode captures the unique behaviours of some of the rainforest's most elusive animals and insects.

Inside The Great Rift
10:32

Inside The Great Rift: Water

ABC May 22, 2011

Earth and environment

Geography

7-8
9-10
Classification: GeneralClassification: General
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At the conclusion of The Great Rift: Water take a look behind the scenes. Cameraman Gavin Newman has spent several years developing a remote underwater camera which he calls ...

At the conclusion of The Great Rift: Water take a look behind the scenes. Cameraman Gavin Newman has spent several years developing a remote underwater camera which he calls 'Nemo'. He is about to send it on its maiden voyage on a descent into the cracks in the floor of the Southern Red Sea where no human eyes have seen before. However, when a group of Whale Sharks are sighted near the surface it calls for a more manual approach.

Alexandria: The Greatest City
48:06

Alexandria: The Greatest City

The History Channel February 3, 2012

Ancient history

Geography

9-10
11-12
Classification: Parental GuidanceClassification: Parental Guidance
Once the biggest and most influential city on the planet, founded by Alexander the Great and home to Cleopatra, Archimedes and the largest library in the world. How did this ...

Once the biggest and most influential city on the planet, founded by Alexander the Great and home to Cleopatra, Archimedes and the largest library in the world. How did this shining beacon for civilisation and knowledge meet its classical demise? Featuring stunning visualisations from the major movie Agora, acclaimed historian Bettany Hughes looks at Alexandria past and present, unearthing archaeological gems and following in the footsteps of Hypatia, the city's last great female philosopher and guardian of great Library of Alexandria, whose murder would bring down the curtain not just on an era but on the ancient world as a whole.

Secrets Of Our Living Planet
54:28

Secrets Of Our Living Planet: The Emerald Band

Season 1 Episode 1 SBS January 9, 2013

Earth and environment

Geography

7-8
9-10
Classification: GeneralClassification: General
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Naturalist Chris Packham embarks on a quest to highlight some of the most diverse ecosystems on the planet. Along the way, he details the intricate - and often unexpected - ...

Naturalist Chris Packham embarks on a quest to highlight some of the most diverse ecosystems on the planet. Along the way, he details the intricate - and often unexpected - connections between various species that thrive in symbiosis, and showcases the habitats that make life on Earth possible.

Shane Delia's Spice Journey
25:30

Shane Delia's Spice Journey: Mountain Secrets

Season 1 Episode 3 SBS May 16, 2013

Design and technologies

Geography

7-8
9-10
Classification: GeneralClassification: General
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Shane's journey into Middle Eastern cuisine continues as he explores mountain hideouts in central Lebanon where he learns age-old methods of meat preservation from members of ...

Shane's journey into Middle Eastern cuisine continues as he explores mountain hideouts in central Lebanon where he learns age-old methods of meat preservation from members of the ancient and mysterious sect of the Druze. Inspired by this unique mountain cuisine, Shane heads home to create contemporary versions of the Lebanese staples awarma, kibbeh and of course hommus.

Urban Secrets
43:37

Urban Secrets: Liverpool

Season 1 Episode 4 SBS May 10, 2013

History

Geography

7-8
9-10
Classification: Parental GuidanceClassification: Parental Guidance
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Tonight, actor Alan Cumming visits Liverpool, cutting through cliches about football and the Beatles to explore its less-celebrated treasures.

Tonight, actor Alan Cumming visits Liverpool, cutting through cliches about football and the Beatles to explore its less-celebrated treasures.

21st Century Railway
22:36

21st Century Railway

Season 1 Episode 2 SBS August 7, 2013

Design and technologies

Geography

7-8
9-10
Classification: GeneralClassification: General
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This three-part series follows the creation, decline and rebirth of Ireland's railways.

This three-part series follows the creation, decline and rebirth of Ireland's railways.

The Wildest Dream
1:28:12

The Wildest Dream

ABC August 21, 2011

Personal and social capability

Geography

9-10
11-12
Classification: Parental GuidanceClassification: Parental Guidance
Mt Everest - 29,000 feet - the highest point on Earth - captivating and deadly. In the 1920s to conquer Mt Everest was the greatest challenge remaining in a golden age of ...

Mt Everest - 29,000 feet - the highest point on Earth - captivating and deadly. In the 1920s to conquer Mt Everest was the greatest challenge remaining in a golden age of adventure. Everest was the edge of heaven, where many believed no human could survive. George Mallory dreamed of being the first man to climb Everest but on June 8, 1924, dressed in gabardine and hobnailed boots, he and his fellow climber, Sandy Irvine, were last seen 800 feet below the summit. Seventy-five years after Mallory and Irvine vanished, mountaineer Conrad Anker, took part in an expedition looking for their bodies high on Everest.