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Title Behind The News
Published Australia : ABC1, 2011
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Summary AFRICA AID Over the past few decades Australia has experienced its fair share of droughts. For us, a drought can mean crops and animals suffering. But over in East Africa the situation is threatening millions of lives. It's potentially far more deadly than anything else happening on earth... yet we don't hear much about it. PRICE OF FAMEWhen many kids are asked what they want to be when they grow up... the answer is often, "famous". Whether it's through music, TV or sport, it doesn't matter. It's often simply the recognition that people desire. But we often read about celebrities struggling to cope under the pressures of fame. So is fame all it's cracked up to be? TEEN SLEEP If you find it hard to get out of bed in the morning, then there could be a good reason why. It might not be that you're just lazy. It might not be that you've stayed up too late watching TV. It could actually be down to some biological changes that happen in teenagers. Nathan explains. COMICS Comic books have been bringing joy to kids for decades. And they're a great way for kids to learn to read. But these days, with easy access to TV and the Internet, are comics still popular? SRI LANKAN FOOTY We're always hearing that football players are a bit like movie stars these days. Well, it's not as ridiculous as it sounds... because a few of them are about to make their debut on the big screen. A new doco follows some AFL players as they travel to Sri Lanka to sell the Aussie Rules message to a nation that's more used to catching cricket balls
Event Broadcast 2011-08-02 at 10:00:00
Notes Classification: G
Subject Australian Football League.
Carbon taxes.
Comic books, strips, etc.
Droughts -- Environmental aspects.
Votes (People)
Form Streaming video
Author Bazley, Nathan, host
Bennett, Kirsty, reporter
Black, Rebecca, contributor
Hickie, Ian, contributor
Kariwatne, Ishika, contributor
Kirk, Brett, contributor
Moulten, Toby, contributor
Shedden, Iain, contributor
Teng, Arthur, contributor
Thiele, Natasha, reporter
Valdman, Jos, contributor