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Australian Story, Part 1, Something In the Water: 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, 2010), 29 mins
This program is about an unlikely alliance between a GP, a group of oyster farmers and a Sydney scientist. They banded together to investigate mysterious water quality issues in one of the most beautiful areas of Tasmania. Faced with what they saw as government indifference, local doctor Alison Bleaney and marine...
directed by Trudy McRobert, fl. 2007; produced by Wendy Page, fl. 2000, in Australian Story, Part 1 (Ultimo, New South Wales: ABC Commercial, 2010), 29 mins
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Catalyst, Series 12, Episode 11, Kenyan Hot Rocks
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presented by Paul Willis, fl. 2004; produced by Paul Willis, fl. 2004, in Catalyst, Series 12, Episode 11 (Ultimo, New South Wales: ABC Commercial, 2011), 5 mins
Kenya is harnessing geothermal resources to provide clean renewable base load energy which, as a bonus, is transforming the lives of locals.
presented by Paul Willis, fl. 2004; produced by Paul Willis, fl. 2004, in Catalyst, Series 12, Episode 11 (Ultimo, New South Wales: ABC Commercial, 2011), 5 mins
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Catalyst, Series 12, Episode 13, Saving Acid Wetlands
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produced by Mark Horstman, fl. 2009-2012, in Catalyst, Series 12, Episode 13 (Ultimo, New South Wales: ABC Commercial, 2011), 10 mins
When Mark Horstman lived in Far North Queensland he was part of a campaign to restore a dilapidated mangrove system right on the doorstep of Cairns. The project became a globally unique experiment. Mark recently returned to the area to see what difference the locals' initiative.
produced by Mark Horstman, fl. 2009-2012, in Catalyst, Series 12, Episode 13 (Ultimo, New South Wales: ABC Commercial, 2011), 10 mins
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Catalyst, Series 12, Episode 21, African Livestock
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presented by Paul Willis, fl. 2004; produced by Paul Willis, fl. 2004, in Catalyst, Series 12, Episode 21 (Ultimo, New South Wales: ABC Commercial, 2011), 6 mins
Across the developing world, pressures from climate change, increased population and loss of arable land means farmers need all the help they can get. Paul Willis goes to Kenya where farmers are rediscovering native livestock breeds. Traits that used to devalue indigenous cattle and sheep are now seen in a more fa...
presented by Paul Willis, fl. 2004; produced by Paul Willis, fl. 2004, in Catalyst, Series 12, Episode 21 (Ultimo, New South Wales: ABC Commercial, 2011), 6 mins
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Catalyst, Series 13, Episode 6, Coastal Flood Impact
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presented by Ruben Meerman; produced by Geraldine McKenna, fl. 2011, in Catalyst, Series 13, Episode 6 (Ultimo, New South Wales: ABC Commercial, 2012), 7 mins
Catalyst investigates the impacts of South-East Queensland's 2011 floods on Moreton Bay. The Australian Rivers Institute's Professor Rod Connolly featured in the program, along with PhD students Paul Maxwell and Andrew Olds, to discuss the impacts of the floods on the corals, seagrass and dugongs of Moreton Bay.
presented by Ruben Meerman; produced by Geraldine McKenna, fl. 2011, in Catalyst, Series 13, Episode 6 (Ultimo, New South Wales: ABC Commercial, 2012), 7 mins
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Catalyst, Series 13, Episode 14, Feeding the Grid
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presented by Mark Horstman, fl. 2009-2012; produced by Mark Horstman, fl. 2009-2012, in Catalyst, Series 13, Episode 14 (Ultimo, New South Wales: ABC Commercial, 2012), 6 mins
Paul Jeffkins wants to make sweeping changes to how his family uses electricity, but not everyone at home shares his passion.
presented by Mark Horstman, fl. 2009-2012; produced by Mark Horstman, fl. 2009-2012, in Catalyst, Series 13, Episode 14 (Ultimo, New South Wales: ABC Commercial, 2012), 6 mins
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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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Catalyst, Series 12, Episode 4, Trunk Calls
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presented by Graham Phillips, fl. 1984-2012; produced by Graham Phillips, fl. 1984-2012, in Catalyst, Series 12, Episode 4 (Ultimo, New South Wales: ABC Commercial, 2011), 5 mins
Discover the secret language of elephants.
presented by Graham Phillips, fl. 1984-2012; produced by Graham Phillips, fl. 1984-2012, in Catalyst, Series 12, Episode 4 (Ultimo, New South Wales: ABC Commercial, 2011), 5 mins
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Catalyst, Series 12, Episode 10, Road Kill Rescue
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produced by Mark Horstman, fl. 2009-2012, in Catalyst, Series 12, Episode 10 (Sydney, New South Wales: ABC Commercial, 2011), 8 mins
Using mapping, GPS systems, and stuffed animals, research in Tasmania showed that humans needed to modify their driving behavior because of a large loss of animal life on the roadways. Experiment results demonstrated the correlation between the distance an animal was detected on the roadway, and the animal's fur b...
produced by Mark Horstman, fl. 2009-2012, in Catalyst, Series 12, Episode 10 (Sydney, New South Wales: ABC Commercial, 2011), 8 mins
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Catalyst, Series 12, Episode 18, Bamboo Clothing
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presented by Tanya Ha, fl. 2011; produced by Geraldine McKenna, fl. 2011, in Catalyst, Series 12, Episode 18 (Ultimo, New South Wales: ABC Commercial, 2011), 6 mins
It's strong, grows up to a metre a day, needs little water and can sequester more carbon than trees. It's hailed as a green source of fabric, but what happens when you take something strong durable and hard like bamboo and turn it into something soft that you can wear against your skin? Tanya Ha looks into the gre...
presented by Tanya Ha, fl. 2011; produced by Geraldine McKenna, fl. 2011, in Catalyst, Series 12, Episode 18 (Ultimo, New South Wales: ABC Commercial, 2011), 6 mins
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