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BBC - The Link - Uncovering Our Earliest Ancestor (2009)

BBC - The Link - Uncovering Our Earliest Ancestor (2009)
DVDRip | English | AVI/XVID 25.000 fps 1538 Kbps | 704x400 | AC3 192 Kbps 48.0 khz | 58mn 59s | 734 MB
Genre: Documentary

Is David Attenborough set to reveal the Missing Link in human evolution?
The BBC has made an extraordinary new documentary, presented by Sir David Attenborough, which will reveal the discovery of a fossilised skeleton that may be a vital ‘missing link’ in human evolution.

BBC - The Big Food Rescue: Series 1 (2016)  Video

Posted by EXGenerator at Dec. 7, 2016
BBC - The Big Food Rescue: Series 1 (2016)

BBC - The Big Food Rescue: Series 1 (2016)
HDTV | 1280x720 | MP4/AVC @ 1917 Kbps | 5x~44min | 3 GB
Audio: English AAC 160 kbps, 2 channels | Subs: English
Genre: Documentary

Programme Following two men on a mission to change Britain's food habits by rescuing the fresh food that supermarkets used to bin and getting it to the people who need it.

BBC - The Secret Rules of Modern Living: Algorithms (2015)  Video

Posted by Tutorial at Dec. 6, 2016
BBC - The Secret Rules of Modern Living: Algorithms (2015)

BBC - The Secret Rules of Modern Living: Algorithms (2015)
WEBRip | 1280 x 720 | .MP4/AVC @ 2296 Kbps | 58mn 39s | English AAC 93.5 Kbps, 2 channels | 1.01 GB
Genre: Documentary, Science

Without us noticing, modern life has been taken over. Algorithms run everything from search engines on the internet to satnavs and credit card data security - they even help us travel the world, find love and save lives. Professor Marcus du Sautoy demystifies the hidden world of algorithms. By showing us some of the algorithms most essential to our lives, he reveals where these 2,000-year-old problem solvers came from, how they work, what they have achieved and how they are now so advanced they can even programme themselves.

BBC - The Pharaoh who Conquered the Sea (2010)  Video

Posted by Tutorial at Dec. 3, 2016
BBC - The Pharaoh who Conquered the Sea (2010)

BBC - The Pharaoh who Conquered the Sea (2010)
PDTV | 704 x 400 | .AVI/XviD @ 1585 Kbps | 58mn 14s | English AC-3 192 Kbps, 2 channels | 744 MB
Genre: Documentary, History, Science

Over three thousand years ago, legend has it that Queen Hatshepsut, Egypt's first female pharaoh, sent a fleet of ships to the wonderful, distant land of Punt. A bas-relief in the temple where she is entombed in Luxor shows them bringing back extraordinary treasures. But did this expedition really happen? And if it did, where exactly is the land of Punt?

BBC - The Sikhs of Smethwick (2016)  Video

Posted by notbanned at Dec. 2, 2016
BBC - The Sikhs of Smethwick (2016)

BBC - The Sikhs of Smethwick (2016)
HDTV | 1280x720 | .MKV/AVC @ 3186 Kbps | 58mn 51s | 1.36 GiB
Audio: English AAC 127 kbps, 2 channels | Subs: English
Genre: Documentary

Midlands filmmaker Billy Dosanjh celebrates 50 years of the Sikhs in his hometown of Smethwick, from their arrival in the late 1950s and early 60s to the present day. Using rare archive and the frank personal testimony of different generations of Smethwick's Sikhs, he explores the experiences of the changing traditions and the challenges to centuries old traditions - especially in love and marriage - that life in modern Britain brings.

BBC- The Lost Genius of British Art: William Dobson (2011)  Video

Posted by Tutorial at Dec. 1, 2016
BBC- The Lost Genius of British Art: William Dobson (2011)

BBC- The Lost Genius of British Art: William Dobson (2011)
PDTV | 832 x 468 | .MKV/AVC @ 1332 Kbps | 59mn 20s | 620 MB
Audio: English AAC 127 kbps, 2 channels | Subs: English
Genre: Documentary, Arts

Waldemar Januszczak argues that the little known 17th-century portrait painter William Dobson was the first English painter of genius. Dobson's life and times are embedded in one of the most turbulent and significant epochs of British history - the English Civil War. As official court painter to Charles I, Dobson had a ringside seat to an period of intense drama and conflict.

BBC - The Mayflower Pilgrims: Behind the Myth (2016)  Video

Posted by Tutorial at Nov. 29, 2016
BBC - The Mayflower Pilgrims: Behind the Myth (2016)

BBC - The Mayflower Pilgrims: Behind the Myth (2016)
HDTV | 1280 x 720 | .MKV/AVC @ 2007 Kbps | 59mn 29s | 913 MB
Audio: English AAC 135 Kbps, 2 channels | Subs: English
Genre: Documentary , History

The voyage of the Mayflower in 1620 has come to define the founding moment of America, celebrated each year at Thanksgiving. A lavish new drama documentary by Ric Burns, based on governor William Bradford's extraordinary eye-witness account, the Mayflower Pilgrims reveals the grim truth behind their voyage across the Atlantic.

BBC The Adventure Show - The Braveheart Triathlon (2016)  Video

Posted by notbanned at Nov. 20, 2016
BBC The Adventure Show - The Braveheart Triathlon (2016)

BBC The Adventure Show - The Braveheart Triathlon (2016)
PDTV | 832x468 | .MP4/AVC @ 1321 Kbps | 58mn 59s | 613 MiB
Audio: English AAC 128 kbps, 2 channels | Subs: None
Genre: Documentary

The Braveheart Triathlon is exactly that. With an open water swim of over a mile, more than 50 miles on the bike and a run up and down Ben Nevis, this is not an event for the fainthearted. In this year's race, Dougie Vipond joins over 100 competitors for a day he'll remember for ever. Also we're joining a remarkable man who's determined that losing two limbs won't prevent him from doing the sports he loves. And we're off to Patagonia with one of Scotland's most ambitious adventurers as he undertakes a month-long trip in one of the world's most remote landscapes.

BBC - The Undiscovered Peter Cook (2016)  Video

Posted by Tutorial at Nov. 18, 2016
BBC - The Undiscovered Peter Cook (2016)

BBC - The Undiscovered Peter Cook (2016)
HDTV | 1280 x 720 | .MKV/AVC @ 2689 Kbps | 58mn 50s | 1.19 GB
Audio: English AAC 128 Kbps, 2 channels | Subs: English
Genre: Documentary

Following the death of Britain's greatest satirist in 1995, Peter Cook's widow Lin locked the door of his house and refused all access to the media. Until this year, when she invited her friend Victor Lewis-Smith and a BBC crew inside to make a documentary about the man she knew and loved, with unprecedented access to Peter's private recordings, diaries, letters, photographs and much more.

BBC: The Private Lives of Medieval Kings (2012)  Video

Posted by Mindsnatcher at Nov. 18, 2016
BBC: The Private Lives of Medieval Kings (2012)

BBC: The Private Lives of Medieval Kings (2012) [3 of 3 episodes]
720p HDTVRip | mkv | x265 HEVC @ 593 Kbps, 25 fps | 1280 x 720 | Total: 2h 57min | 1.11 GB
2-ch English AC-3 @ 256 Kbps, 48 KHz | Subtitle: English
Genre: Documentary, History

Through this three part series Art Historian Dr Janina Ramirez tells the story of the Medieval monarchy as preserved through stunning illuminated manuscripts from the British Library's Royal Manuscripts collection. Dr Ramirez uses her in depth expert knowledge to explore the extraordinary art and culture of the period and decode the manuscripts which remain as vibrant today as when they were first penned. Embellished with gold, painted in jewel-like colours, they took months, even years to produce, and were priceless beyond compare. The series runs chronologically beginning with the unification of England under King Athelstan in the 10th Century, covering the 100 Years War with France, and ending with the brutal magnificence of Henry VIII. Spanning 800 years these amazing documents capture the dynastic struggles each ruler faced.