A collection of videos from our archives.
On Line (1984)
Each year the amount of information stored increases at a staggering rate. The problem is how do we track it down when it’s needed?
Project Aquarius (1984)
This film records the progress of a bushfire research study to test the effectiveness of large aircraft in controlling bushfires by bombing them with water and fire retardants.
Drop by Drop (1984)
The technology of joining metal components has been central to the great engineering and construction developments of this century.
Sci-five: finalists in the BHP Science Prize (1984)
Sci-Five is a film about five very different young Australians who share an absorbing curiosity about the world. Each of the five has been a finalist in the BHP Science Prize and their projects provide a focus around which we explore their lives in more detail.
Hydrogen power (1984)
What are the long term prospects of hydrogen replacing petrol as the fuel which powers the family car?
Keeping wool in shape (1983)
Australia may no longer "ride on the sheep's back" but wool is still one of our major industries.
This film, aimed at a specialist audience, demonstrates the revolutionary SIROFLOC process for water treatment.
Plants in Action (1983)
We tend to think of plants as being essentially stationary incapable of movement other than that generated by the wind. But all plants do move as they grow and respond to aspects of their environment.