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Nice Guys Finish First - Dawkin's Documentary

Author: GabyLuna Date: 2009-07-23 15:12:06


Nice Guys Finish First - Dawkin's Documentary
English | Subtitles: None| 0:45:54 hr | 480 x 352 | 29 fps | XviD MPEG-4 codec | MP3 - 128kbps | 687 Mb
Genre: Documentary

Richard Dawkins explains how selfish genes can give rise to cooperative altruistic behaviour.

BBC - Monsters We Met (2003)

Author: groovebeat Date: 2011-08-19 17:51:17


BBC - Monsters We Met (2003)
DVD-Rip | AVI | DivX MPEG4 @ 2.2 Mbit/s | 640x480 | AC3 Stereo @ 192 Kbit/s 48 KHz | 150 min | 2.04 GB
Genre: Documentary, Animals, Adventure, Mystery | Label: BBC | Language: English | Subtitle: None

The first humans left their African homeland 100,000 years ago and began an epic journey that was to end with mankind dominating the globe. On their voyages they encountered monster-like creatures and perilous lands that would test their powers of survival to the very limit. In this series we journey with them into an unknown world where no man had set foot before. Each film is a dramatic reconstruction of personal stories of our ancestors’ struggle for survival in a primaeval wilderness dominated by formidable predators. A world where man was both hunter and hunted.

BBC - Chopin: The Women Behind the Music (2010)

Author: EnKteam Date: 2010-10-18 09:17:31


BBC - Chopin: The Women Behind the Music (2010)
PDTVRip by JungleBoy | AVI/RAR | 720x400 | XviD 1511kbps 25.000fps | AC-3 128kbps (2 chnls)
Language: English | Subtitle: English | Runtime: 89min | 1.07GB | 5% Recovery
Genre: Documentary

Documentary which follows young pianist James Rhodes on a journey to Warsaw, Paris and London to discover the women whose voices had such a powerful influence on the composer Chopin. These included Konstancja, a young soprano and the object of his teenage affections; Delfina, the sexually notorious Polish Parisian emigre countess; fellow composer and opera singer Pauline Viardot; and Swedish opera star Jenny Lind, who so affected Chopin in the final years of his life.

BBC: The Victorians - Their Story In Pictures (2009) [Complete Series]

Author: shuchu14 Date: 2010-05-04 10:31:33


BBC: The Victorians - Their Story In Pictures (2009) [Complete Series]
HDTV 720p by MVGroup | Language: English | Subtitle: English | 4x58 mins | 1280x720 | MPEG4/ISO/AVC-3918 Kbps | 25fps | AC3-192 Kbps | 4x1.73 GB
Gener: Documentary, Art & Culture, Historical | User Rating: 8.4/10

Jeremy Paxman takes his love of Victorian paintings as the starting point for a journey into Victorian Britain. Such pictures may not be fashionable today, but they are a goldmine of information about the most dynamic age in British history. He investigates the most dramatic event of Victorian Britain: the explosion of great cities. At first the Victorians feared these new monsters in their midst, but then grew to love and transform them. Jeremy explores the canals and sewers, suburbs and back streets, workhouses and magnificent buildings of the great Victorian city, while also picturing the fun-filled chaos of Derby Day.

BBC - Black Power Salute (2008)

Author: EnKteam Date: 2010-09-21 09:18:22


BBC - Black Power Salute (2008)
PDTVRip by MVGroup | AVI/RAR | 672x384 | XviD 1647kbps 25.000fps | MP3 124kbps (2 chnls)
Language: English | Subtitle: English | Runtime: 58min | 785MB | 5% Recovery
Genre: Documentary

Film about one of the most iconic images of the 20th century, when the radical spirit of the Sixties upstaged the greatest sporting event in the world. Two men made a courageous gesture that reverberated around the world and changed their lives forever...

BBC - Science and Islam (2009)

Author: sk_kbg89 Date: 2010-03-05 13:06:31


BBC - Science and Islam (2009)
PDTV | AVI | 688x384 | 25,000fps XVID 1800kbps | AC-3 192kbps
Language: English | Subtitle: English | Runtime: 3x59min | Size: 3x850MB
Genre: Documentary

Episode 1: The Language of Science.
Physicist Jim Al-Khalili travels through Syria, Iran, Tunisia and Spain to tell the story of the great leap in scientific knowledge that took place in the Islamic world between the 8th and 14th centuries. Its legacy is tangible, with terms like algebra, algorithm and alkali being Arabic in origin and at the very heart of modern science. For Baghdad-born Al-Khalili this is also a personal journey and he uncovers a diverse, outward-looking culture, fascinated by learning and obsessed with science.

BBC - Lost Land of the Tiger (2010)

Author: EnKteam Date: 2010-09-26 10:46:02


BBC - Lost Land of the Tiger (2010)
PDTVRip by JungleBoy | AVI/RAR | 720x400 | XviD 1600kbps 25.000fps | AC-3 CBR 128kbps (2 chnls)
Language: English | Subtitle: English | Runtime: 59min/part | 2.24GB | 5% Recovery
Genre: Documentary

This series follows a dramatic expedition searching for tigers hidden in the Himalayan kingdom of Bhutan. With tigers heading for extinction, an international team of big-cat experts and wildlife film-makers is given unique access to the jungles and mountains of Bhutan for what could be the last chance to save this magnificent animal.

BBC - Tchaikovsky's Women and Fate (1988)

Author: EnKteam Date: 2010-09-21 14:48:10


BBC - Tchaikovsky's Women and Fate (1988)
PDTVRip by JungleBoy | MKV/RAR | 720x560 | x264 1500kbps 25.000fps | AC-3 2CH 192kbps
Language: English | Subtitle: English | Runtime: 70min & 85min | 893MB & 1.06GB | 5% Recovery
Genre: Documentary

Two films by Christopher Nupen about the music and the artistic preoccupations of Pyotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky.

BBC - People's Palaces - The Golden Age of Civic Architecture (2010)

Author: EnKteam Date: 2010-09-18 14:11:07


BBC - People's Palaces - The Golden Age of Civic Architecture (2010)
PDTVRip by JungleBoy | AVI/RAR | 704x400 | XviD 1645kbps 25.000fps | AC-3 128kbps (2 chnls)
Language: English | Subtitle: English | Runtime: 59min/part | 790MB/Part | 5% Recovery
Genre: Documentary

Architectural historian Dr Jonathan Foyle explores some of the best Georgian and Victorian neo-classical civic buildings in the north of England. He visits town halls, concert halls, libraries, schools and galleries in Liverpool, Leeds, Bradford, Manchester and Todmorden in an unlikely story of rivalry, ambition and power in the service of social responsibility.

BBC - Murchadh MacPharlain (2000)

Author: notbanned Date: 2014-10-19 23:36:45


BBC - Murchadh MacPharlain (2000)
PDTV | 832x468 | .MKV/AVC @ 1310 Kbps | 59mn 1s | Audio: English AAC 112 kbps, 2 channels | Subs: None | 612 MiB
Genre: Documentary

Award-winning documentary profiling Murdo MacFarlane, the Melbost Bard and renowned Gaelic poet and songwriter from the island of Lewis, whose work was a catalyst for a whole new era of modern Gaelic music. Having composed poems and songs all his life, it was not until the advent of the tape recorder that Murdo, who could neither read nor write music, became known to a wider audience. TV and radio archive recordings of Murdo in interviews and performing his work. Embedded English subtitles.
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