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BBC Horizon - Stuff: A Horizon Guide to Materials (2012) [Repost]

BBC Horizon - Stuff: A Horizon Guide to Materials (2012)
PDTV | 720 x 400 | .AVI/XviD @ 1536 Kbps | 58mn 39s | English AC-3 128 Kbps, 2 channels | 702 MB
Genre: Documentary

Engineer Jem Stansfield looks back through the Horizon archives to find out how scientists have come to understand and manipulate the materials that built the modern world. Whether it's uncovering new materials or finding fresh uses for those we've known about for centuries, each breakthrough offers a tantalising glimpse of the holy grail of materials science - a substance that's cheap to produce and has the potential to change our world. Jem explores how a series of extraordinary advances have done just that - from superconductors to the silicon revolution.

TTC Video - The Concerto (2011) REPOST  

Posted by angus77 at April 4, 2013
TTC Video - The Concerto (2011) REPOST

TTC Video - The Concerto (2011) REPOST
DVD-Rip | AVI | XviD MPEG4 @ 1 Mbit/s | 640x480 | MP3 Stereo @ 256 Kbit/s 48 KHz | 18 Hours | 9.73 GB
Genre: Classical Music, Concert History, Education | Label: The Great Courses | Language: English | Subtitle: None

In this series of 24, 45-minute lectures, Professor Robert Greenberg gives you a guided tour of the concerto from its conception as a child of Renaissance ideals, through its maturation in the Classical age, its metamorphosis in the Romantic era, and its radical transformation in the 20th century. The course closes with a look into the future at concerto composers who are now in mid-career and poised to carry this vibrant musical tradition well into the 21st century. These lectures are musically rich, including selections from nearly 100 concerti representing more than 60 composers—from Gabrieli to Gershwin, from Schumann to Shostakovich.

BBC Horizon - Stuff: A Horizon Guide to Materials (2012)  

Posted by vivid23 at April 24, 2012
BBC Horizon - Stuff: A Horizon Guide to Materials (2012)

BBC Horizon - Stuff: A Horizon Guide to Materials (2012)
PDTV | 720x400 | AVI/XviD @ 1536 Kbps | 59mn | Audio: English AC3 128 kbps, 2 channels | Subs: English | 702 MB
Genre: Documentary | Filepost/Rapidgator/Letitbit

Engineer Jem Stansfield looks back through the Horizon archives to find out how scientists have come to understand and manipulate the materials that built the modern world. Whether it's uncovering new materials or finding fresh uses for those we've known about for centuries, each breakthrough offers a tantalising glimpse of the holy grail of materials science - a substance that's cheap to produce and has the potential to change our world.

TTC VIDEO - The Concerto (2011)  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by groovebeat at Aug. 2, 2011
TTC VIDEO - The Concerto (2011)

TTC VIDEO - The Concerto (2011)
DVD-Rip | AVI | XviD MPEG4 @ 1 Mbit/s | 640x480 | MP3 Stereo @ 256 Kbit/s 48 KHz | 18 Hours | 9.73 GB
Genre: Classical Music, Concert History, Education | Label: The Great Courses | Language: English | Subtitle: None

In this series of 24, 45-minute lectures, Professor Robert Greenberg gives you a guided tour of the concerto from its conception as a child of Renaissance ideals, through its maturation in the Classical age, its metamorphosis in the Romantic era, and its radical transformation in the 20th century. The course closes with a look into the future at concerto composers who are now in mid-career and poised to carry this vibrant musical tradition well into the 21st century. These lectures are musically rich, including selections from nearly 100 concerti representing more than 60 composers—from Gabrieli to Gershwin, from Schumann to Shostakovich.

Masters of Photography - Diane Arbus (2006)  

Posted by solomka171 at July 10, 2011
Masters of Photography - Diane Arbus (2006)

Masters of Photography - Diane Arbus (2006)
DVD5 | English | 720x480 | mpeg2video 6000 kb/s | 29.97 fps | ac3 stereo 256 kb/s | 30 min | 1.36 GB
Genre: Documentary

In 1967, when the Museum of Modern Art in New York City presented New Documents - a major exhibition of the personal visions of several photographers - the surprise of the show was the work of Diane Arbus.
The Politics of Water in Africa: The European Union's Role in Development Aid Partnership

The Politics of Water in Africa: The European Union's Role in Development Aid Partnership (International Library of African Studies) by Christopher Rowan
English | Mar. 15, 2009 | ISBN: 1845116852 | 218 Pages | PDF | 2 MB

The dilemmas of African development continue to haunt both African and western institutions and governments. Here Christopher Rowan offers an original interpretation of the evolving concept of partnership as it operates within the current relationship between the European Union and the Africa, Caribbean and Pacific group.

The Florentine Villa: Architecture History Society (repost)  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by MoneyRich at Dec. 6, 2016
The Florentine Villa: Architecture History Society (repost)

The Florentine Villa: Architecture History Society by Grazia Gobbi Sica
English | 13 Dec. 2007 | ISBN: 0415443970 | 224 Pages | PDF | 9 MB

Scholarly and innovative with visually stunning line drawings and photographs, this volume provides readers with a compelling record of the unbroken pattern of reciprocal use and exchange between the countryside and the walled city of Florence, from the thirteenth century up to the present day.
Understanding the Fundamentals of 3-d Seismic Survey Design (Geophysical References)

Understanding the Fundamentals of 3-d Seismic Survey Design (Geophysical References) by Gijs J. O Vermeer
English | Jan. 2002 | ISBN: 1560801131 | 205 Pages | DJVU | 20.53 MB


An essential ingredient for successful 3-D seismic survey design is a basic understanding of the spatial properties of the seismic wavefield. These properties were described for 2-D seismic data in Seismic Wavefield Sampling by the same author. This book extends the description into the much more complex field of 3-D seismic data.

George Duke - The Inner Source (1973/2015) [TR24][OF]  Vinyl & HR

Posted by SERTiL at Nov. 28, 2016
George Duke - The Inner Source (1973/2015) [TR24][OF]

George Duke - The Inner Source
Funk, Jazz, Fusion | FLAC (tracks) 24-bit/88.2 kHz | 87:47 min | 1.55 GB | Front Cover
Label: MPS Records/Edel Germany GmbH | Tracks: 16 | Rls.date: 1973/2015

In 1971 George Duke, having just recently done his time with the Mothers of Invention, was engaged by the Cannonball Adderley Quintet. Beginning in April of that year, Duke made two recordings over a short timespan that on their release in 1973 as a double LP (against the desire of the artists, by the way), would be a major statement.
American Foreign Relations Since 1600: A Guide to the Literature, Second Edition (Two Vol. Set)

American Foreign Relations Since 1600: A Guide to the Literature, Second Edition (Two Vol. Set) by Robert L. Beisner
English | June 1, 2003 | ISBN: 1576070808 | 2084 Pages | PDF | 10 MB

A thorough update of the standard bibliography of American foreign relations literature from colonial times to the present day.