Marine Studies

Catalyst - Plastic Oceans

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...

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The Day The Shark Came In

Australians have always been aware of great white sharks. They have split the community, and changed the rules. Off Perth's ocean beaches, sharks are attacking and killing more than ever before....

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The Day The Shark Came In

Australians have always been aware of great white sharks. They have split the community, and changed the rules. Survivors, scientists, swimmers, divers and protestors have their say.

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Shark Girl

Conservationist, filmmaker, activist, delinquent -19-year-old Madison Stewart has been called many things, but to her friends she's simply 'shark girl'. Growing up on the Great Barrier Reef, Madison...

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Reptilian Battleground

For most of the year Crab Island, off Australia’s north coast seems like a piece of paradise. But from early May, dark forces are unleashed, as the players in a remarkable drama begin to show up. No-...

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The Search for the Ocean's Super Predator

In the depths of Australias Southern Ocean a Great White Shark is savagely attacked by a far larger mystery predator. An electronic tracking device attached to its fin records a high-speed underwater...

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50 Million Years Under the Sea

A scientific odyssey devoted to one of the natural world's great survivors, the coral reef - animal survivors unchanged after 50 million years under the sea. The journey begins in a fossil mine in...

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Landline - Three Men and a Boat

It's unusual for Landline in that this story is not about a farmer or a property but a boat, a wooden boat that changed the fortune of an entire town. The Tacoma was Australia's first purpose-built...

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Foreign Correspondent - Bali: They Paved Paradise

There’s a growing resistance - particularly among young Bali locals - to rampant development on the island and tourism at any cost so they’re mobilising. They’re angry about the environmental and...

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For the Juniors - Sea, The

This series of four programs for lower primary science aims to increase an understanding and appreciation of various aspects of the sea. Different shorelines and depths of the sea are examined as...

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