Secondary Catalogue

Earth & Space Sciences

Contains 79 Videos

Phases of the Moon

Phases of the Moon

Miniclips

The Moon. We see it almost every night in the sky – but how much do we know about it? And why does it constantly change appearance? This incredible Miniclip animates all the phases of the Moon, including waxing, waning, full Moon, and new Moon,...Show More
Diving into the Water Cycle

Diving into the Water Cycle

Miniclips

The water that we drink today is the same water that the dinosaurs swam in and that people of ancient civilisations drank – and it’s all because of the wonderful water cycle! This Miniclip illustrates the stages involved in the water cycle,...Show More
Earth's Revolution and Its Effects

Earth's Revolution and Its Effects

Space

This video explores the Earth’s relationship with the Sun, and how its motion and annual rotation affect seasonal change on Earth.
Neptune

Neptune

Space

This video will allow students to understand the characteristics of Neptune, the eighth planet in the solar system.
Telescope

Telescope

Space

In this video, students will learn about different types of telescopes and how they work.
Uranus

Uranus

Space

This clip explores the seventh planet from the Sun, Uranus. Students will learn of its characteristics and colder temperature compared to other planets in the solar system.
Mercury

Mercury

Space

This clip will explore Mercury and its characteristics and will also inform students about space missions to the planet.
The Universe

The Universe

Space

Stars, planets, and galaxies. These are all objects that make up the universe. In this clip, students will learn about the universe and its various components.
Venus

Venus

Space

This clip explores the properties of Venus. Students will learn about the planet’s characteristics including its rotation and atmosphere.
Our Planet: Earth

Our Planet: Earth

Space

How does temperature and atmosphere play such an important role on Earth? In this programme, students will learn about our planet, Earth, and its suitable conditions for life.
Consequences of the Earth's Rotation

Consequences of the Earth's Rotation

Space

In this video, students will learn about the consequences of the Earth’s rotation and how it impacts time zones.
Jupiter

Jupiter

Space

This clip focuses on the largest planet in our solar system, Jupiter. Here, you will learn about its atmospheric properties and what gives the planet its colourful appearance.
The Earth Moves

The Earth Moves

This video explains how the movements and position of the Earth in space determine the day and night, the seasons and the very existence of life on our planet.
Stars of the Universe

Stars of the Universe

Into Space

In this update of our classic programme, we explore important features of the universe through easy to follow, stunning visuals and graphics. Learn about our galaxy home, the Milky Way, and some of the billions of stars it contains including our...Show More
Exploring Our Solar System

Exploring Our Solar System

Into Space

Come on a voyage through the solar system and discover the size, orbits, rotations, moons and other fascinating facts about the Sun and the eight planets orbiting it. This clip also describes some of the spacecraft and missions that have provided...Show More
Weather and Climate

Weather and Climate

What causes rain, snow, or a hurricane? The weather. In this video, we will learn about weather and its elements, including how these elements combine to produce atmospheric phenomena. We will also explore the difference between weather and...Show More
Earth Systems

Earth Systems

The Earth is composed of systems and layers that interact with each other, fostering life and making our planet what it is today. These systems include the biosphere, the geosphere, the hydrosphere and the atmosphere. Discover their...Show More
A Rocky Planet

A Rocky Planet

Rocks and minerals have been around since before human beings existed. Since the origins of the human race, we have used them in many diverse ways - from construction to jewelry. But where do they come from? How do they form? And what is the...Show More
The Moon and the Tides

The Moon and the Tides

Space

What causes tides? In this video, students will learn the difference between a neap tide and a spring tide.
The Solar System

The Solar System

Space

This video teaches students about the components of the solar system and its relationship to the Sun.
Mars

Mars

Space

Explore Mars’ fascinating temporal and atmospheric properties in this clip, which gives an insight into the Red Planet and its similarities to Earth.
Comets

Comets

Space

This video explains what a comet is, how they appear from earth and space. The video also describes how comets are formed and how they behave in outer space, and how the differ from other key astronomical objects. The video also shows the key...Show More
The Moon

The Moon

Space

This clip will assist students in learning about conditions on the Moon, including the presence of gravity.
Saturn

Saturn

Space

This video will enable students to describe and learn about Saturn - the second largest planet in the Solar System.
Solar Eclipse

Solar Eclipse

Space

During a solar eclipse, the shadow of the Moon falls on Earth. This video explains what a solar eclipse is and how it occurs.