10 Ways To End The World
1:28:40

10 Ways To End The World

National Geographic September 13, 2016

Geography

Science

9-10
11-12
Classification: Parental GuidanceClassification: Parental Guidance
From risks such as collapsing stars and hostile extraterrestrials, to super volcanoes and natural pandemics, scientists and other experts outline the risks and potential ...

From risks such as collapsing stars and hostile extraterrestrials, to super volcanoes and natural pandemics, scientists and other experts outline the risks and potential solutions to humankind's greatest threats.

100 Greatest Discoveries
46:54

100 Greatest Discoveries: Earth Sciences

Discovery Science March 4, 2010

Science

Earth and environment

Geography

9-10
11-12
Classification: Parental GuidanceClassification: Parental Guidance
Studying the Earth's atmosphere help scientists to understand the weather and long-term climate changes. Top discoveries about our planet include continental drift theories, ...

Studying the Earth's atmosphere help scientists to understand the weather and long-term climate changes. Top discoveries about our planet include continental drift theories, the composition of the inner and outer cores of the Earth and cosmic radiation.

1606 And 1770
53:02

1606 And 1770

The History Channel January 25, 2011

History

Geography

Critical thinking

9-10
11-12
Classification: Parental GuidanceClassification: Parental Guidance
Eighty years before Captain James Cook was born Europeans had already visited our shores, including Willem Janszoon. We take another look at who really discovered Australia.

Eighty years before Captain James Cook was born Europeans had already visited our shores, including Willem Janszoon. We take another look at who really discovered Australia.

18 Years Later
1:47:05

18 Years Later

SBS2 August 13, 2016

Media arts

Personal and social capability

Geography

9-10
11-12
Classification: MatureClassification: Mature
Brothers Mirko and Genziano haven't had contact in 18 years. Genziano is a successful London stockbroker and Mirko is still in Rome helping the family business. When their ...

Brothers Mirko and Genziano haven't had contact in 18 years. Genziano is a successful London stockbroker and Mirko is still in Rome helping the family business. When their father dies, they are reunited and forced to hit the road together in a vintage Morgan car, driving their father's ashes to Calabria. The brothers have to cope with a broken down car, strange motels and hitchhiking, as well as years of suppressed anger, jealousy and resentment. Will they make it to Calabria in one piece, and can they bury the past?

2011
43:02

2011

Ten April 18, 2011

Geography

Critical thinking

9-10
11-12
Classification: Parental GuidanceClassification: Parental Guidance
This video has closed captioning
2011 has been plagued with floods, cyclones, earthquakes, a tsunami and now the threat of a nuclear meltdown. Join Dr Andrew Rochford as we explore a deeper meaning and ask is ...

2011 has been plagued with floods, cyclones, earthquakes, a tsunami and now the threat of a nuclear meltdown. Join Dr Andrew Rochford as we explore a deeper meaning and ask is the worst yet to come?

2050
52:19

2050

ABC November 18, 2009

Personal and social capability

Science

Geography

9-10
11-12
Classification: GeneralClassification: General
Looks at climate change brought about by global warming, and considers what the situation will be in 2050, and what can be done about it.

Looks at climate change brought about by global warming, and considers what the situation will be in 2050, and what can be done about it.

21st Century Railway
24:06

21st Century Railway

Season 1 Episode 1 SBS September 14, 2015

Design and Technologies

Geography

7-8
9-10
Classification: GeneralClassification: General
This video has closed captioning
This three-part series follows the creation, decline and rebirth of Ireland's railways. Railways in Ireland have been around for almost 180 years, and when they first arrived ...

This three-part series follows the creation, decline and rebirth of Ireland's railways. Railways in Ireland have been around for almost 180 years, and when they first arrived they brought Ireland to the forefront of technological change. Having once enjoyed a golden age, railways were to enter a long period of decline - but today their revival is being championed once again.

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
This video has closed captioning
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.

21st Century Railway
24:18

21st Century Railway

Season 1 Episode 3 SBS August 8, 2013

Design and technologies

Geography

7-8
9-10
Classification: GeneralClassification: General
This video has closed captioning
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.

24/7 Wild
48:33

24/7 Wild: A Tale Of Three Bears

Season 1 Episode 1 SBS October 12, 2013

Science

Geography

7-8
9-10
Classification: GeneralClassification: General
Witness the most charismatic animals on earth as they experience life's ultimate challenges in the first few vulnerable weeks of life.

Witness the most charismatic animals on earth as they experience life's ultimate challenges in the first few vulnerable weeks of life.

24/7 Wild
49:20

24/7 Wild: A Lion’s Tale

Season 1 Episode 2 SBS October 19, 2013

Science

Geography

7-8
9-10
Classification: Parental GuidanceClassification: Parental Guidance
Moja is a five-month-old lion cub living with his single lioness mum, Nyota, in Kenya's Masai Mara. It is May, and food is scarce; Moja is starving. The rains have arrived, ...

Moja is a five-month-old lion cub living with his single lioness mum, Nyota, in Kenya's Masai Mara. It is May, and food is scarce; Moja is starving. The rains have arrived, and prey is thin on the ground. Without the help and protection of a pride, Moja faces the toughest month of his life.

24/7 Wild
51:54

24/7 Wild: A Monkey's Tale

Season 1 Episode 3 SBS October 26, 2013

Science

Geography

7-8
9-10
Classification: GeneralClassification: General
This video has closed captioning
Wild showcases real animals and their everyday fight for survival - as it happens, in real time. We focus on the babies of the animal world during the tumultuous spring month ...

Wild showcases real animals and their everyday fight for survival - as it happens, in real time. We focus on the babies of the animal world during the tumultuous spring month of May, when births are more common.

24/7 Wild
33:27

24/7 Wild: An Elephant's Tale

Season 1 Episode 4 SBS November 2, 2013

Science

Geography

7-8
9-10
Classification: GeneralClassification: General
This video has closed captioning
Filmed from her very first moments, newborn African elephant Maya has arrived in Samburu National Reserve right on time. It is the best time of year to be an elephant in ...

Filmed from her very first moments, newborn African elephant Maya has arrived in Samburu National Reserve right on time. It is the best time of year to be an elephant in Samburu. The rains mean there is enough food and water for all the elephants that call it home and this year there has been a baby boom. But Maya's herd has been hit hard by poaching and her young, inexperienced mother has no older relatives to guide her. This fascinating documentary follows Maya to see if she will survive her first crucial days.

24/7 Wild
49:56

24/7 Wild: A Meerkat's Tale

Season 1 Episode 5 SBS November 9, 2013

Science

Geography

7-8
9-10
Classification: GeneralClassification: General
This video has closed captioning
Swift is a five week old meerkat who's been born in one of the harshest places on earth, the Kalahari Desert. A drought has hit the region, food is scarce and Swift's family ...

Swift is a five week old meerkat who's been born in one of the harshest places on earth, the Kalahari Desert. A drought has hit the region, food is scarce and Swift's family are hungry. Their desperation will lead them into danger - across busy roads and into the hostile territories of rival meerkats.

A Fierce Green Fire
53:26

A Fierce Green Fire

The History Channel February 27, 2015

Sustainability

Geography

Science

Civics and citizenship

9-10
11-12
Classification: Parental GuidanceClassification: Parental Guidance
A Fierce Green Fire: The Battle for a Living Planet is the first big-picture exploration of the environmental movement - grassroots and global activism spanning fifty years ...

A Fierce Green Fire: The Battle for a Living Planet is the first big-picture exploration of the environmental movement - grassroots and global activism spanning fifty years from conservation to climate change.

A Fork In Africa
25:57

A Fork In Africa: Tunisia

SBS May 12, 2010

Intercultural Understanding

History

Geography

9-10
Classification: GeneralClassification: General
This video has closed captioning
In Tunisia Pria visits local artist Hedi Turki in the picturesque village of Sidi Bou Said, the bustling souks of the Medina in Tunis; and the domain of the Berbers - about ...

In Tunisia Pria visits local artist Hedi Turki in the picturesque village of Sidi Bou Said, the bustling souks of the Medina in Tunis; and the domain of the Berbers - about 500kms from Tunis, around Matmata and Tataouine.

A Fork In Africa
25:55

A Fork In Africa: Kenya

SBS May 19, 2010

Intercultural Understanding

History

Geography

9-10
Classification: GeneralClassification: General
This video has closed captioning
Pria Viswalingam journeys to Kenya and meets the four main groups of people who live there: the Bantu-speaking majority; the Indians, who control the economy; the remnants of ...

Pria Viswalingam journeys to Kenya and meets the four main groups of people who live there: the Bantu-speaking majority; the Indians, who control the economy; the remnants of the white planters and the Nilots, or Nomadic tribes, which include the legendary Masai.

A Fork In Africa
25:49

A Fork In Africa: Ethiopia

SBS June 9, 2010

Intercultural Understanding

History

Geography

9-10
Classification: GeneralClassification: General
This video has closed captioning
Pria begins his Ethiopian exploration in Jinka, a small town on the edge of the lush, green Omo Valley, home to many small tribal groups including the Mursi, whose women ...

Pria begins his Ethiopian exploration in Jinka, a small town on the edge of the lush, green Omo Valley, home to many small tribal groups including the Mursi, whose women insert a clay disc in their lower lip on reaching maturity.