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Tens of thousands turn out for Black Lives Matter protests across Australia

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The J Files: LCD Soundsystem - It's no surprise that LCD Soundsystem made such a strong impact with their brilliant, self-titled debut album in 2005. They weren't like any regular fledgling band. Duration: 2 hours - 2 - h

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Get cosy with this easy mulled wine recipe - Mulled wine is an incredibly easy drink to make, and you can use this base recipe to customise it to whatever wine, spices and citrus you like.

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Covid-19 foster dog becomes a permanent member of the family - What was meant to be a temporary stint of foster care during the coronavirus crisis, has turned into adoption. Four-legged, 'snuggle-muffin' Jimmy is now part of the family. Duration: 2 minutes 19 seconds - 2 - m - 19 - s

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Recession could convert mortgage stress into default for almost 100,000 households -- Economists predict that after the JobKeeper payment ends in September, and mortgage repayment holidays are over, cash-flow stressed households could quickly translate to mortgage defaults.

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Some of the best triple albums ever released -- Loving a triple album can be like a secret handshake; an indication that you aren't afraid to venture beyond the hits and dig into an artist's psyche.

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How underwater volcanoes provide floating havens for tiny marine life -- As pumice stone floats across the ocean, the bubble-filled volcanic rock becomes a life raft for tiny marine organisms. This can help spread diversity, but can also bring unwanted invaders.

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How the cassowary got its gloss -- The cassowary's shine is produced by the spine of its feathers, rather than the barbules that fringe the feathers of other shiny birds, a study has found.

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Backstory: Changing the ABC's pronunciation guidance on Indigenous words -- ABC language expert Tiger Webb explains proposed changes to help journalists and broadcasters to improve how they pronounce Indigenous words and place names.

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Beethoven's Für Elise -- A piece loved by students and amateur pianists, watch Beethoven's "Für Elise" under the expert hands of Australian concert pianist Tamara-Anna Cislowska. -- Duration: 3 minutes 35 seconds -- 3

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Beethoven's legacy -- Beethoven changed music, pop culture and so much more. Explore his influence. -- Duration: 4 minutes 51 seconds -- 4

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How to conduct Beethoven's Ode to Joy - Give your air conducting an edge with this crash course from star conductor Benjamin Northey. Duration: 9 minutes 17 seconds - 9 - m

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Classic 100: Guide to listening - Everything you need to know ahead of ABC Classic's weekend counting down Beethoven's greatest hits.

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Road To Now – Global Shapers -- History is sometimes determined by individual leaders as much as by nations. We look to heroes for inspiration and guidance, but too often they disappoint with their all-too-human flaws. -- Duration: 54 minutes 39 seconds

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The history of manufacturing in Australia -- There was a time in the 1960s when Australia manufactured almost everything. Today it's a very different story. What happened? -- Duration: 29 minutes 6 seconds

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The autograph hunter who could track down almost anyone - Lynda Williams was a determined autograph hunter with a flair for seeking out society's rebels, risk takers, and even despots for her unusual collection.

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The shop that introduced avocados to Melbourne - In the 1930s, Jonas' fruit shop on Collins Street became famous for importing exotic fruits and vegetables, and arranging them in tantalising window displays. Duration: 3 minutes 45 seconds - 3 - m - 45 - s

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