This special looks at the future of transport. We find out more about electric cars, take a ride on a train that travels at super-high speeds, and check out what the cars of the future might look like.
A high-energy, fun way for upper primary and secondary students to learn about current issues and events in their world. Each program is built around major news stories of the week.
Myanmar is in turmoil following a coup. We find out more about it and Myanmar’s troubled history. Bushfires are a part of life in Australia and they can have a devastating impact on people’s lives. We find out what families can do to prepare for them and stay safe in an emergency. A new report has found the world’s oceans are getting noisier, and it’s having a big impact on the creatures that live there. We find out more about the mouse plague in parts of Australia and why it’s bad news for farmers. We meet TJ, a 12 year old from Tweed Heads who was recently given an award for her volunteer work looking after a local cemetery.
Two women arriving on separate flights from Vietnam arouse suspicion. Then, a parcel from China has a customs officer gravely concerned.
An angry banker tries to tell a customs officer how to do her job, a mother's passionate plea to be reunited with her son, and a smuggler's attempt to sneak in everything but the kitchen sink.