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Australian Story, Part 1, Of Droughts and Flooding Rains: Part 1
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directed by Trudy McRobert, fl. 2007; produced by Wendy Page, fl. 2000, in Australian Story, Part 1 (Ultimo, New South Wales: ABC Commercial, 2005), 29 mins
Peter Andrews is a racehorse breeder and farmer credited with remarkable success in converting degraded, salt-ravaged properties into fertile, drought-resistant pastures. His methods are so at odds with conventional scientific wisdom, that for 30 years he has been dismissed and ridiculed as a madman. He has faced...
directed by Trudy McRobert, fl. 2007; produced by Wendy Page, fl. 2000, in Australian Story, Part 1 (Ultimo, New South Wales: ABC Commercial, 2005), 29 mins
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Biologic, Biologic, Series 1, Episode 9
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produced by Paul Roberts, fl. 2001-2007, World Wide Entertainment, in Biologic (Geelong, Victoria: Switch International, 2003), 24 mins
Thermo - Computer recycling
; the stately pleasure dome, National Botanical Garden, Wales. Thermo - Self-cooling can. 
Ether - The Stennis Space Centre
. Ether - Enhancing sight. Aqua - Sweden: the Vasa Museum’s call for help.
BioLogic - Mine-detection. 
And finally - Australia’s flying foxes.
produced by Paul Roberts, fl. 2001-2007, World Wide Entertainment, in Biologic (Geelong, Victoria: Switch International, 2003), 24 mins
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Biologic, Biologic, Series 1, Episode 11
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produced by Paul Roberts, fl. 2001-2007, World Wide Entertainment, in Biologic (Geelong, Victoria: Switch International, 2003), 25 mins
BioLogic - Angelsey sea salt: a 100% natural organic product
. Ether - Satellite pictures of earth. 
Ether - Namibia: discovery of extinct insect order. Ether - Chip implants for humans. Kinetic - 
BMW: the reintroduction of the Mini Cooper
. Kinetic - NXT company develops cardboard speakers
. Aqua - Hri...
produced by Paul Roberts, fl. 2001-2007, World Wide Entertainment, in Biologic (Geelong, Victoria: Switch International, 2003), 25 mins
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Cane Toads - An Unnatural History
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written by Mark Lewis, fl. 1982; directed by Mark Lewis, fl. 1982; composed by Martin Armiger, 1949-; produced by Tristram Miall, Film Australia (Acton, Australian Capital Territory: Australia. National Film and Sound Archive, 1987), 47 mins
Cane Toads exposes one of the most bizarre biological blunders of all time. In 1935, in a strategic operation designed to save the nation’s sugar cane crop from destruction by the greyback beetle, the Queensland Government imported a sackload of Bufo Marinus, the cane toad, from Hawaii. What the team of scienti...
written by Mark Lewis, fl. 1982; directed by Mark Lewis, fl. 1982; composed by Martin Armiger, 1949-; produced by Tristram Miall, Film Australia (Acton, Australian Capital Territory: Australia. National Film and Sound Archive, 1987), 47 mins
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Catalyst, Series 12, Episode 32, GM: Daily Bread Or Dread?
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presented by Mark Horstman, fl. 2009-2012; produced by Mark Horstman, fl. 2009-2012, in Catalyst, Series 12, Episode 32 (Ultimo, New South Wales: ABC Commercial, 2011), 5 mins
The board of Food Standards Australia and New Zealand (FSANZ) recently permitted the importation of the 48th GM food to Australia. However, there are only two food crops approved for growing in Australia - canola and cotton - and many would like to see no more grown until rigorous safety testing is carried out.
presented by Mark Horstman, fl. 2009-2012; produced by Mark Horstman, fl. 2009-2012, in Catalyst, Series 12, Episode 32 (Ultimo, New South Wales: ABC Commercial, 2011), 5 mins
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Catalyst, Series 13, Episode 25, Taking Australia's Temperature
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presented by Jonica Newby, fl. 2001-2011; produced by Jonica Newby, fl. 2001-2011, in Catalyst, Series 13, Episode 25 (Ultimo, New South Wales: ABC Commercial, 2012), 28 mins
Have you noticed any weird weather round your place lately? And do you ever wonder if it's normal... or not? Earlier this year, as Catalyst reporter Dr Jonica Newby's home flooded for the tenth time in two years, she found herself wondering exactly that - and figured if a science reporter has trouble sorting fact...
presented by Jonica Newby, fl. 2001-2011; produced by Jonica Newby, fl. 2001-2011, in Catalyst, Series 13, Episode 25 (Ultimo, New South Wales: ABC Commercial, 2012), 28 mins
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Extreme Environments, 15, Fire
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produced by Evan Clark, fl. 2012, in Extreme Environments, 15 (Geelong, Victoria: Switch International, 2010), 23 mins
Forests, wildlife, property and often human life is endangered when fires break out. Fires strike when the air is hot and the land is dry – and spread when high winds fan the flames. Lightening is the major source of naturally occurring fires. This episode looks at the California fires of 2007, the Los Alamos Re...
produced by Evan Clark, fl. 2012, in Extreme Environments, 15 (Geelong, Victoria: Switch International, 2010), 23 mins
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Farm Forestry
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produced by Kelly Rowe, fl. 1994 (Melbourne, Victoria: Appleseed Media Group, 1994), 16 mins
This video, produced by Kelly Rowe, is about farm forestry in Australia.
produced by Kelly Rowe, fl. 1994 (Melbourne, Victoria: Appleseed Media Group, 1994), 16 mins
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The Gathering Flame
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directed by Don Murray, fl. 1962; produced by Roland Beckett, fl. 1970 (Australia: Australia. National Film and Sound Archive, 1969), 21 mins
The sea has a certain fascination for Australians. Australia is surrounded by the sea. Although it is a large dry continent most Australians live close to the sea. The Gathering Flame makes magnificent use of the sea as a background to the operation and maintenance of lighthouses and other navigational safety aids...
directed by Don Murray, fl. 1962; produced by Roland Beckett, fl. 1970 (Australia: Australia. National Film and Sound Archive, 1969), 21 mins
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Jimmy's Global Harvest, Season 1, Episode 2, Australia
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directed by Nat Sharman, fl. 2003; presented by Jimmy Doherty, 1975-; produced by Nat Sharman, fl. 2003, in Jimmy's Global Harvest, Season 1, Episode 2 (Glasgow, Scotland: BBC Worldwide, 2010), 50 mins
Jimmy Doherty sets out to discover if the world's farmers will be able to feed us in the future. Demand for food is expected to double within the next 40 years. Yet we can only grow food on four per cent of the earth's surface, the climate is changing and resources like water and fuel are under threat. Jimmy meets...
directed by Nat Sharman, fl. 2003; presented by Jimmy Doherty, 1975-; produced by Nat Sharman, fl. 2003, in Jimmy's Global Harvest, Season 1, Episode 2 (Glasgow, Scotland: BBC Worldwide, 2010), 50 mins
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