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PBS Nova - Treasures of the Earth: Power (2016)  Video

Posted by Tutorial at Nov. 17, 2016
PBS Nova - Treasures of the Earth: Power (2016)

PBS Nova - Treasures of the Earth: Power (2016)
HDTV | 1280 x 720 | .MP4/AVC @ 2847 Kbps | 52mn 50s | 1.11 GB
Audio: English AAC 160 Kbps, 2 channels | Subs: English
Genre: Documentary

Drill down to discover the treasures beneath our feet that power our world. Fossil fuels–coal, oil, and natural gas–powered the industrial revolution and allowed us to build a way of life that many cherish today.
Science Channel - Unearthed: Treasures of the Terracotta Army (2017)

Science Channel - Unearthed: Treasures of the Terracotta Army (2017)
HDTV | 1280 x 718 | .MP4/AVC @ 2435 Kbps | 42 min 2 s | 782 MB
Audio: English AAC 160 Kbps, 2 channels | Subs: English
Genre: Documentary, History

The Terracotta Army is one of China's greatest treasures, but there are still dark secrets surrounding this super-tomb; newly discovered artifacts reveal the soldiers' supernatural enemy, and human remains point to ancient China's violent origins.

PBS NOVA - Treasures of the Earth: Metals (2016)  Video

Posted by notbanned at Nov. 10, 2016
PBS NOVA - Treasures of the Earth: Metals (2016)

PBS NOVA - Treasures of the Earth: Metals (2016)
HDTV | 1280x720 | .MKV/AVC @ 2519 Kbps | 52mn 51s | 1.09 GiB
Audio: English AC3 384 kbps, 2 channels | Subs: English
Genre: Documentary

The enduring luster of gold, the conductivity of copper, the strength of stee the special properties of metals have reshaped societies and defined eras; they have such an important role in human history that entire ages have been named after them. But what gives metals their astounding characteristics? From the perfect ring of a bronze bell to the awe-striking steel construction of Beijing’s “Bird’s Nest” stadium, how have humans perfected metalworking? And how have metals enabled our modern hi-tech world?

PBS NOVA - Treasures Of The Earth: Gems (2016)  Video

Posted by notbanned at Nov. 3, 2016
PBS NOVA - Treasures Of The Earth: Gems (2016)

PBS NOVA - Treasures Of The Earth: Gems (2016)
HDTV | 1280x720 | .MKV/AVC @ 2322 Kbps | 52mn 51s | 1.02 GiB
Audio: English AC3 384 kbps, 2 channels | Subs: English
Genre: Documentary

Gemstones like diamonds, rubies, opal and jade are some of Earth’s ultimate treasures. Delve into the depths to discover how these precious stones are forged and what explains the unique allure of each captivating gemstone.
The World Natural Heritage {5 Disc-Set} - True Treasures of the Earth (2010)

The World Natural Heritage {5 Disc-Set} - True Treasures of the Earth (2010)
English and German | 1920 x 1080 | 29.970 fps | H.264 ~ 40Mbps | .ISO | DTS-HD 5.1 | 190 GB
Genre: Documentary

BBC - Secrets of the Forbidden City (2009)  Video

Posted by Tutorial at July 10, 2017
BBC - Secrets of the Forbidden City (2009)

BBC - Secrets of the Forbidden City (2009)
PDTV | 720 x 416 | .AVI/XviD @ 1540 Kbps | 1 h 30 min | 1.10 GB
Audio: English AC-3 192 Kbps, 2 channels | Subs: None
Genre: Documentary, History

Documentary detailing the creation of Ming Emperor Yongle's palace, the Forbidden City. Forged from hundreds of thousands of timbers felled in the remote corners of his empire, and massive stones dragged across ice from the frozen north, Yongle marshalled a million workers to his vision. At 180 acres and with 9000 rooms, it remains the greatest palace on Earth. For five centuries, what went on behind its blood red walls was forbidden to all but the intimate court of the Emperor.

Channel 4 - New Secrets of the Terracotta Warriors (2013)  Video

Posted by Tutorial at Feb. 6, 2017
Channel 4 - New Secrets of the Terracotta Warriors (2013)

Channel 4 - New Secrets of the Terracotta Warriors (2013)
HDTV | 1280 x 720 | .MP4/AVC @ 2500 Kbps | 47mn 31s | English AAC 160 Kbps, 2 channels | 901 MB
Genre: Documentary, History

The discovery of China's Terracotta Army in 1974 captured the imagination of the world. But that first dig only revealed a fraction of this enormous and extraordinary treasure. Since then, scientists have resumed work on the site, and their research has turned up a series of new discoveries about the warriors and the people who made them over two millennia ago. With exclusive access to pioneering research conducted by UCL and the Terracotta Army Museum, this documentary reveals those new secrets.

Inheritors of the Earth: How Nature Is Thriving in an Age of Extinction  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by tarantoga at Sept. 6, 2017
Inheritors of the Earth: How Nature Is Thriving in an Age of Extinction

Chris D. Thomas, "Inheritors of the Earth: How Nature Is Thriving in an Age of Extinction"
ISBN: 1610397274 | 2017 | EPUB | 320 pages | 41 MB
European Civil Service in (Times of) Crisis: A Political Sociology of the Changing Power of Eurocrats

European Civil Service in (Times of) Crisis: A Political Sociology of the Changing Power of Eurocrats By Didier Georgakakis
English | PDF | 2017 | 334 Pages | ISBN : 3319517910 | 6.29 MB

This book, part of the new wave of political sociology in EU studies, examines the dialectics of construction/deconstruction of the European civil service through a succession of empirically grounded case studies.

Treasures of the Czars from the State Museums of the Moscow Kremlin (Repost)  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by Oleksandr74 at Sept. 6, 2017
Treasures of the Czars from the State Museums of the Moscow Kremlin (Repost)

Mark Sutcliffe - Treasures of the Czars from the State Museums of the Moscow Kremlin
Booth-Clibborn Editions | 1995 | ISBN: 1873968515 | English | 260 pages | PDF | 246.29 MB