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Caring for moth orchids and terrariums

9/15/2017
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The moth orchid may be elegant but keeping one alive is a ongoing struggle.

Duration: 00:05:11


Beyond the veil: Muslim womens' fashion

9/15/2017
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Can a modest and religious woman also be fashionable and stylish?

Duration: 00:17:57


Tips and tricks: poached chicken

9/15/2017
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Stefano de Pieri extols the virtues of poached chicken for poached chicken's sake.

Duration: 00:03:48


Affluence Without Abundance

9/15/2017
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The Bushmen who solved the 'economic problem' that still plagues western capitalist economies.

Duration: 00:12:57


Designing for theatre

9/15/2017
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How can space, light and sound be used to tell a story on stage?

Duration: 00:12:04


Food for thought

9/15/2017
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Can dough really be overworked? Are the seeds really the hottest part of a chili? Richard Cornish busts some culinary myths.

Duration: 00:09:02


Yes, but does it have a basement?

9/15/2017
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Why more Australians want a basement in their home.

Duration: 00:13:25


Know your onions: the nut

9/8/2017
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Discerning 'real' from fake nuts, planting an almond tree and a recipe for almond tarator.

Duration: 00:09:29


Rethinking coastal design

9/8/2017
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How should coastal design be reimagined to ensure our cities can withstand severe weather in an era of climate change?

Duration: 00:14:34


Saving the environment one t-shirt at a time

9/8/2017
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Making park benches out of unloved old cotton t-shirts, now there's an idea.

Duration: 00:13:13


Sense of Place: Kate Holden, Rome

9/8/2017
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Rome was the ideal place for a nervous breakdown for writer Kate Holden.

Duration: 00:12:20


Iconic Designs: the Statue of Liberty

9/8/2017
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A classical emblem of a new society, free from the shackles of the Old World.

Duration: 00:03:43


Digital detox for smarter travel

9/8/2017
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How does unplugging from technology change how we experience a place?

Duration: 00:11:48


Wellmania

9/8/2017
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What happens when food becomes a source of impurity and 'wellness' becomes a moral injunction?

Duration: 00:11:46


In the garden with photographer Bill Henson

9/1/2017
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Acclaimed photographer Bill Henson gives us a tour of his surprising garden.

Duration: 00:11:27


Step inside the house of fashion icon Dior

9/1/2017
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Three years in the making a new exhibition celebrates 70 years of iconic fashion house Christian Dior. We get a private tour with curator Katie Somerville and hear how the frocks reflect the changes in culture and history of the time.

Duration: 00:13:11


Sense of Place: Anna Broinowski on North Korea

9/1/2017
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Through the lens into the real Korea.

Duration: 00:11:46


Iconic designs: the jukebox

9/1/2017
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An icon of 1950s America that helped bridge racial and generational divides.

Duration: 00:04:03


Reviving a garden for spring

9/1/2017
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Garden vagabond Helen Razer talks neglect and repair, gardener's shame and the possibility of springtime redemption.

Duration: 00:13:02


Food for thought

9/1/2017
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Is yuzu the new lemon? Is pork butt the new pork belly? Richard Cornish answers your culinary conundrums.

Duration: 00:10:09

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