Behind The News Specials


Season 2017, Episode 6 (World Affairs)

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In this BtN special we're travelling beyond Australia's shores to look at what world leaders are doing to tackle the challenge of climate change. And why is air pollution such a big problem in the developing world?

Season 2017, Episode 5 (Refugees)

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In this BtN Special we ask what is the difference between refugees and migrants. We also look at some of the people now settled in Australia and how a country town has been revitalised since new arrivals moved there.

Season 2017, Episode 4 (Stem Kids)

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This BtN Special takes a look at some of the kids doing pretty amazing things in the areas of science and technology. We meet some award winning young inventors with big ideas.

Season 2017, Episode 3 (Australia's Past)

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In this BtN Special we take on the biggest project ever undertaken in Australian history with the Snowy Mountain Scheme. We remember two significant wars & learn about the crucial battle of Long Tan in the Vietnam War.

Season 2017, Episode 2 (Animal Ethics)

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This BtN Special looks at the moral issues around keeping animals. Should tourists be riding elephants & patting tigers if the animals aren't being treated well? And should pets only come from certain breeders & not pet shops?
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