Matthew England – Climate

Topics: Biological Sciences - Ecosystems Earth and Space Sciences -Renewable/Non-renewable resources; Climate Change Additional - Careers Concepts (South Australia): Biological Sciences - Interdependence and Ecosystems Earth and Space Sciences - The Earth's Surface Years 7, 8, 9, 10 Video length: … Continued

Science Illustrator

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Topics: Additional - Careers; Media; Communications Concepts (South Australia): Years: 7, 8, 9, 10 Video Length: 4:17m What is a scientific illustrator? Observation, patience and attention to detail are skills necessary for both art and science. In Situ Science explores … Continued

Rodney Brooks – The Roomba

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Topics: Additional - Careers Concepts (South Australia): Years: 8, 9, 10 Video length: 3:25m Meet Rodney Brooks, a guy who just likes building robots. But you may know him as the inventor of Roomba, the robotic vacuum cleaner. He talks … Continued

Ingrid Scheffer – Epilepsy

Topics: Biological Sciences - The Body Additional: Careers Concepts (South Australia) Biological Sciences - Form and Function, Diversity and Evolution Years: 7, 8, 9, 10 Video length: 2.04m Meet Ingrid Scheffer. She helped discover the first known gene for epilepsy. … Continued

Yuri Kivshar – Physics

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Topics: Physical Sciences - Forces; Energy Additional - Careers Concepts (South Australia): Physical Sciences - Forces and Motion; Energy Years: 8, 10 Video length: 1:53m Meet Yuri Kivshar. He is an expert in “metamaterials”. As a physicist, he works on bending … Continued

Bryan Fry – Snake Venom

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Topics: Biological Sciences - The Body; Ecosystems Concepts (South Australia): Biological Sciences - Form and Function; Interdependence and Ecosystems Years: 8, 10 Video Length:2:23m Meet Dr Bryan Fry, a world expert on venom. He studies venomous animals and how they … Continued

Bernadette Fitzgibbon – Pain

Topics: Biological Sciences - The Body Additional - Careers Concepts (South Australia): Biological Sciences - Form and Function Years: 7, 8, 9, 10 Video length: 2:31m Meet Bernadette Fitzgibbon, she is a neuroscientist. She studies the brain and how pain works. … Continued

Getting Personal With Skinks

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Topics: Biological Sciences - Ecosystems; Genetics Additional - Careers Concepts (South Australia): Biological Sciences - Interdependence and Ecosystems; Diversity and Evolution Years: 7, 8, 9, 10 Video length: 4:55m Researchers from Macquarie University in Sydney are delving into the private … Continued

Owls and Ecosystems

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Topics: Biological Sciences - Ecosystems Concepts (South Australia): Biological Sciences - Interdependence and Ecosystems   Years: 7, 9 Save a Bird, Save the World Save a Bird, Save the World Word Count : 406 This is a story about protecting … Continued