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Catalyst, Series 13, Episode 2, Snowy Flows
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produced by Mark Horstman, fl. 2009-2012, in Catalyst, Series 13, Episode 2 (Ultimo, New South Wales: ABC Commercial, 2012), 5 mins
How much water is needed to risk your river dying of thirst? How often should it flow and when? Welcome to the Snowy Scheme, the greatest engineering project ever undertaken in Australia.
produced by Mark Horstman, fl. 2009-2012, in Catalyst, Series 13, Episode 2 (Ultimo, New South Wales: ABC Commercial, 2012), 5 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 7, Tree Death
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presented by Anja Taylor, fl. 2011; produced by Anja Taylor, fl. 2011, in Catalyst, Series 13, Episode 7 (Ultimo, New South Wales: ABC Commercial, 2012), 11 mins
Swathes of trees are dying around the world and Anja Taylor investigates the cause of the mass devastation.
presented by Anja Taylor, fl. 2011; produced by Anja Taylor, fl. 2011, in Catalyst, Series 13, Episode 7 (Ultimo, New South Wales: ABC Commercial, 2012), 11 mins
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Catalyst, Series 13, Episode 16, Plastic Oceans
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presented by Anja Taylor, fl. 2011; produced by Mark Horstman, fl. 2009-2012 and Anja Taylor, fl. 2011, in Catalyst, Series 13, Episode 16 (Ultimo, New South Wales: ABC Commercial, 2012), 12 mins
In our throw away world a plastic bag outlives it's usefulness after around fifteen minutes. A plastic bottle might last a little longer, party balloons a whole occasion. But the ocean likes to hang onto these discarded treasures for decades, even centuries giving many other consumers a taste for plastic.
presented by Anja Taylor, fl. 2011; produced by Mark Horstman, fl. 2009-2012 and Anja Taylor, fl. 2011, in Catalyst, Series 13, Episode 16 (Ultimo, New South Wales: ABC Commercial, 2012), 12 mins
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Catalyst, Series 12, Episode 8, Fin Forensics
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presented by Ruben Meerman; produced by Geraldine McKenna, fl. 2011, in Catalyst, Series 12, Episode 8 (Ultimo, New South Wales: ABC Commercial, 2011), 7 mins
Something very disturbing is happening in our oceans. The world's sharks are under threat, and it's all because of their big, beautiful fins.
presented by Ruben Meerman; produced by Geraldine McKenna, fl. 2011, in Catalyst, Series 12, Episode 8 (Ultimo, New South Wales: ABC Commercial, 2011), 7 mins
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Catalyst, Series 12, Episode 9, Koala Heatwave
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produced by Anja Taylor, fl. 2011, in Catalyst, Series 12, Episode 9 (Ultimo, New South Wales: ABC Commercial, 2011), 7 mins
This may look like the ambush and kidnap of one of our national icons, but without human intervention, this species may be in serious trouble. Catalyst investigates how climate change will effect koalas.
produced by Anja Taylor, fl. 2011, in Catalyst, Series 12, Episode 9 (Ultimo, New South Wales: ABC Commercial, 2011), 7 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 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 12, Episode 24, UG 99
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presented by Paul Willis, fl. 2004; produced by Paul Willis, fl. 2004, in Catalyst, Series 12, Episode 24 (Ultimo, New South Wales: ABC Commercial, 2011), 7 mins
A virulent fungus is marching its way through the wheat fields of Kenya. Australian scientists have joined an international team determined to beat this threat to world food security.
presented by Paul Willis, fl. 2004; produced by Paul Willis, fl. 2004, in Catalyst, Series 12, Episode 24 (Ultimo, New South Wales: ABC Commercial, 2011), 7 mins
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