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ABU Voyage to the Future | ABU Voyage to the Future
ABU 未来への航海 [NHK]
｜Length : 10min. x3 ｜Year : 2006 ｜
In July 2005, 23 teenagers from seven Asian countries and regions visited Malaysian Borneo under the auspices of ABU, the Asia-Pacific Broadcasting Union. They had come to participate in an environmental learning project called ABU Voyage to the Future, which focused on the ecosystem of the tropical rainforest.
[series I 2005]
Episode 1: Elephants, Humans, and the Rainforest
Episode 2: Life in a Mountain Village
Episode 3: Message from the Rainforest
ABU Voyage to the Future, 2009 – Journey to the Coral Reefs (Part 1: Discovering Friendship by the Sea)
ABU 未来への航海2009 サンゴ礁の旅 第1回海で見つけた友情 [NHK]
｜Length : 44min. ｜Year : 2009 ｜
ABU Voyage to the Future is a project in which teenagers from various parts of Asia are encouraged to think about the future of the global environment and the importance of sustainable development by visiting locations in Asia that are struggling with environmental challenges. In ABU Voyage to the Future 2009, students journey to the Philippines to consider the importance of protecting coral reefs. The destruction of marine environments throughout the world has become a major issue of global concern. The coral reefs and mangroves of the Philippines are among the richest in the world in terms of biodiversity. But this precious marine environment is now being threatened by destruction, mainly as a result of human activities: a growing population; unchecked tourism and the resulting pollution of seawater; local fishermen over-catching fish and destructive illegal fishing methods, including dynamite fishing.
This documentary follows Asian teenagers who travelled to the Philippines in March 2009 to learn more about an endangered marine environment through hands-on experience, serious thought and heated discussion.
The Science Station | The Science Station
｜Length : 15min. x20 ｜Year : 2007 ｜
"The Science Station" is a science program aimed for children aged 12 to 13. With convincing images, this program helps viewers to think scientifically and discover the joys of gaining knowledge.
It contains affluent information such as latest scientific achievements and scientific topics seen in everyday life in a form that is easy for children to understand, Moreover, the program consists of individual segments which make it easy to split and partially use the clips.
1. Elements That Burn Things
2. What Elements Emerge From Burning?
3. Inhale and Exhale
4. What Happens When We Eat?
5. Blood Flow
6. What Makes Plants Grow?
7. The Human Body and the Animal Body
8. What's Under the Ground?
9. Volcano Eruptions
10. The Trembling Land
11. Acid and Alkali Solutions
12. Liquids that Melt Things
13. Useful Chemistry
14. Air that Surrounds the Earth
15. Is the Earth Really Round?
16. The Fantastic Electromagnet
17. Electromagnets in Use
18. Energy of the Future
19. How Woodland Creatures Coexist
20. Life on Earth
Centro informativo de las Ciencias (15min. x2)
1. La convivencia de los seres vivos en el bosque
2. La tierra es única
We Love Science | Absolutely Flying Well! Secrets of Paper Airplanes
科学大好き 土よう塾 ｜ ゼッタイよく飛ぶ！紙飛行機の秘密 [NHK]
｜Length : 44min. ｜Year : 2008 ｜
"Way to Go! Newton" presents "Absolutely Flying Well! Secrets of Paper Airplanes". The frustration of trying to fly a paper airplane that won't fly is something almost every kid has experienced at least once in his or her lifetime. However, with three simple scientific facts based on the structure of a real airplane, it's amazing how far that thing can fly. In the studio, children learn those three points from the champion of the Japan Paper Airplane Championship and experience the fun of flying paper airplanes that can actually fly!
We Love Science | Unravelling the Secrets of the Moon Rabbit!
科学大好き 土よう塾 ｜ 月のうさぎの秘密に迫る！ [NHK]
｜Length : 44min. ｜Year : 2008 ｜
The moon is the closest celestial body to the earth. However, surprisingly not much is known about the moon. What exactly is the pattern that's called a rabbit in Japan, a girl in China and a crab in Europe? In-depth studies revealed a spectacular theory about the origin of the moon! This program also introduces Kaguya, the lunar orbit explorer launched in September 2007. From the most common questions about the moon to its latest research discoveries, this episode unravels the secrets of the moon, the only other celestial body humans have set foot on!