My Brain Made Me Do It
51:16

My Brain Made Me Do It

SBS January 24, 2017

Health and PE

Biology

Science

9-10
11-12
Classification: Parental GuidanceClassification: Parental Guidance
This video has closed captioning
This enlightening documentary explores the biology of the brain and why some people can't stop themselves from committing harmful or criminal acts. Neuroscientists are ...

This enlightening documentary explores the biology of the brain and why some people can't stop themselves from committing harmful or criminal acts. Neuroscientists are generating ground-breaking research that sheds light on why some people can't control their criminal behaviour. Featuring lead scientist David Eagleman, this program challenges the most fundamental beliefs about crime, punishment and free will.

Quantum: What's Your Poison?
27:06

Quantum: What's Your Poison?: Ecstasy

Episode 5 ABC2 April 13, 2007

Health and PE

Biology

Science

9-10
11-12
Classification: GeneralClassification: General
Of all the poisons in this series, MDMA or ecstasy, generates the most hysteria. Like many illegal drugs, the popular press has done a very successful job confusing the public ...

Of all the poisons in this series, MDMA or ecstasy, generates the most hysteria. Like many illegal drugs, the popular press has done a very successful job confusing the public about its relative dangers. The fact is, there are many more alcohol and tobacco related deaths than there are people who die from taking the notorious party pill.

Quantum: What's Your Poison?
27:23

Quantum: What's Your Poison?: Alcohol

Episode 4 ABC2 April 12, 2007

Health and PE

Biology

Science

9-10
11-12
Classification: GeneralClassification: General
Where does alcohol come from? What happens to it in our bodies? Where does it go? What effect does it have? Few of us give these questions a passing thought as we sip our ...

Where does alcohol come from? What happens to it in our bodies? Where does it go? What effect does it have? Few of us give these questions a passing thought as we sip our wine, beer or spirits. As long as we enjoy the taste and it makes us feel good, the less we know, the better. Right? That depends.

Olympia: Myth And Truth
42:51

Olympia: Myth And Truth

SBS2 February 25, 2010

Health and PE

Science

Biology

7-8
9-10
Classification: GeneralClassification: General
This video has closed captioning
Olympia: Myth And Truth investigates the way the original Olympians competed, and questions whether the idealised image of Olympic values are founded in fact or fiction. ...

Olympia: Myth And Truth investigates the way the original Olympians competed, and questions whether the idealised image of Olympic values are founded in fact or fiction. Utilising technology such as laser, infra-red and slow-motion cameras, scientists undertake a series of biomechanical studies comparing the techniques and performance of ancient Olympians with that of their modern-day counterparts.

How to Stay Young
57:35

How to Stay Young

Season 2 Episode 3 ABC January 24, 2018

Health and PE

Biology

Science

9-10
11-12
Classification: Parental GuidanceClassification: Parental Guidance
This video has closed captioning
The final episode sees Tina discover the damage her diet is doing to her skin, Rich scores the worst body age so far, and Isabella learns how to reverse her brain's decline.

The final episode sees Tina discover the damage her diet is doing to her skin, Rich scores the worst body age so far, and Isabella learns how to reverse her brain's decline.

Child Of Our Time: Killing Creativity
58:11

Child Of Our Time: Killing Creativity

Season 7 Episode 3 BBC Knowledge March 29, 2011

Health and PE

Biology

Personal and social capability

7-8
9-10
Classification: Parental GuidanceClassification: Parental Guidance
The childrens' imaginations are explored to see how they respond to set tasks. In this episode, five of our families explore what creativity is and why it matters. Also, see ...

The childrens' imaginations are explored to see how they respond to set tasks. In this episode, five of our families explore what creativity is and why it matters. Also, see how children distinguish between fears and reality. We are all born with creative potential, but by adulthood it has often disappeared.

Why Are Thin People Not Fat?
51:29

Why Are Thin People Not Fat?

SBS August 10, 2015

Health and PE

Biology

Critical thinking

7-8
9-10
Classification: GeneralClassification: General
This video has closed captioning
Busting myths and exposing facts: Why Are Thin People Not Fat? goes in search of what makes one person fat and another thin. More people are now at risk from obesity than ...

Busting myths and exposing facts: Why Are Thin People Not Fat? goes in search of what makes one person fat and another thin. More people are now at risk from obesity than starvation. Our diet of ice cream, hamburgers, chocolate and other high-calorie foods is making us seriously fat. But while some are getting fatter, there are others who seem to be immune to this new disease.

Dr Michael Mosley's Reset
25:24

Dr Michael Mosley's Reset: Better Bodies

Episode 1 SBS May 21, 2019

Health and PE

Biology

Science

9-10
11-12
Classification: GeneralClassification: General
Around two-thirds of Australians are either overweight or obese. Dr Michael Mosley is joined by a panel of experts and everyday Australians to explore how adjustments to ...

Around two-thirds of Australians are either overweight or obese. Dr Michael Mosley is joined by a panel of experts and everyday Australians to explore how adjustments to lifestyle can make a change.

Child Of Our Time: Fitting In Or Standing Out
58:23

Child Of Our Time: Fitting In Or Standing Out

Season 7 Episode 2 BBC Knowledge March 27, 2011

Health and PE

Biology

Personal and social capability

7-8
9-10
Classification: Parental GuidanceClassification: Parental Guidance
As seven-year-olds, the children are discovering how they fit into the groups around them. The children and their parents are set tasks to see which of them want to fit in and ...

As seven-year-olds, the children are discovering how they fit into the groups around them. The children and their parents are set tasks to see which of them want to fit in and who are comfortable standing out.

One Born Every Minute
46:30

One Born Every Minute

Season 1 Episode 5 SBS August 24, 2010

Health and PE

Biology

Personal and social capability

9-10
11-12
Classification: Parental GuidanceClassification: Parental Guidance
This video has closed captioning
In this episode, two young mums-to-be come in to the hospital at the end of unexpected pregnancies. And for their mothers it's time to let go of their daughters.

In this episode, two young mums-to-be come in to the hospital at the end of unexpected pregnancies. And for their mothers it's time to let go of their daughters.

Child Of Our Time: The Children's Stories
57:47

Child Of Our Time: The Children's Stories

Season 1 Episode 1 BBC Knowledge March 17, 2011

Health and PE

Biology

Personal and social capability

7-8
9-10
Classification: Parental GuidanceClassification: Parental Guidance
Since 2000, Child of Our Time has been following a group of children and their parents. In this series, fertility scientist Robert Winston takes a retrospective look at the ...

Since 2000, Child of Our Time has been following a group of children and their parents. In this series, fertility scientist Robert Winston takes a retrospective look at the story so far for families from the original series.

Child Of Our Time: Power Struggles
58:32

Child Of Our Time: Power Struggles

Season 3 Episode 2 BBC Knowledge February 28, 2011

Health and PE

Biology

Personal and social capability

7-8
9-10
Classification: Parental GuidanceClassification: Parental Guidance
In this episode, Professor Winston looks at the battle for independence and why it's important for children to win it. But how do we become winners, what happens to the losers ...

In this episode, Professor Winston looks at the battle for independence and why it's important for children to win it. But how do we become winners, what happens to the losers - and is fighting actually good for us?

Sleep Clinic
28:59

Sleep Clinic

Season 1 Episode 2 ABC2 March 10, 2010

Health and PE

Biology

Science

9-10
11-12
Classification: GeneralClassification: General
This video has closed captioning
The second of a fascinating series on the vast array of sleep disorders features more people for whom sleep is a mysterious and often frightening thing. The clinicians at ...

The second of a fascinating series on the vast array of sleep disorders features more people for whom sleep is a mysterious and often frightening thing. The clinicians at Papworth Clinic in Cambridge, UK meet Alex who suffers from night terrors - only his experiences are more than terrors. They have him jumping out of windows and running out of houses.

Professor Regan's Beauty Parlour
49:08

Professor Regan's Beauty Parlour

SBS2 August 9, 2010

Health and PE

Biology

Science

9-10
11-12
Classification: GeneralClassification: General
This video has closed captioning
Professor Lesley Regan, one of the UK's most well-respected (and glamorous) medical experts, turns her scientific eye on the world of cosmetics. She's just turned 50, and is ...

Professor Lesley Regan, one of the UK's most well-respected (and glamorous) medical experts, turns her scientific eye on the world of cosmetics. She's just turned 50, and is out to create an experimentally proven beauty cabinet. Unafraid to examine the wrinkles, age spots and broken veins on her own face, Professor Regan explores just what makes us look old, and if we can slow down the ageing process.

The Truth About Food
44:12

The Truth About Food: How To Be Your Best

Season 1 Episode 6 GEM November 10, 2011

Health and PE

Biology

Science

9-10
11-12
Classification: Parental GuidanceClassification: Parental Guidance
The truth about the everyday foods that you eat and how they can help you fight the ageing process. Female vegetarian martial arts experts revert to eating meat to see if they ...

The truth about the everyday foods that you eat and how they can help you fight the ageing process. Female vegetarian martial arts experts revert to eating meat to see if they become fitter and stronger.

Child Of Our Time: Happiness
59:11

Child Of Our Time: Happiness

Season 6 Episode 1 BBC Knowledge March 13, 2011

Health and PE

Biology

Personal and social capability

7-8
9-10
Classification: Parental GuidanceClassification: Parental Guidance
All parents want their children to be happy. This episode finds out about the essential ingredients needed to make children happy, and looks at whether happiness is more about ...

All parents want their children to be happy. This episode finds out about the essential ingredients needed to make children happy, and looks at whether happiness is more about what's going on in our lives or what's in our genes.

How To Improve Your Memory
1:30:02

How To Improve Your Memory

BBC Knowledge March 25, 2011

Health and PE

Biology

Science

9-10
11-12
Classification: Parental GuidanceClassification: Parental Guidance
Co-hosted by Professor Robert Winston and Dr Tanya Byron, this interactive special invites you to take part in a range of experiments to test your memory and receive practical ...

Co-hosted by Professor Robert Winston and Dr Tanya Byron, this interactive special invites you to take part in a range of experiments to test your memory and receive practical help on how to improve it.

AIDS: Answers And Breakthroughs: Ending The Epidemic
46:46

AIDS: Answers And Breakthroughs: Ending The Epidemic

Discovery Home and Health November 30, 2010

Health and PE

Biology

Science

9-10
11-12
Classification: Parental GuidanceClassification: Parental Guidance
Find out about the astonishing progress in the battle against AIDS: a combination of powerful drugs and good sex education.

Find out about the astonishing progress in the battle against AIDS: a combination of powerful drugs and good sex education.