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The 100 Most Pointless Things in the World: A pointless book written by the presenters of the hit BBC 1 TV show

The 100 Most Pointless Things in the World: A pointless book written by the presenters of the hit BBC 1 TV show by Alexander Armstrong, Richard Osman
English | 12 Sept. 2013 | ISBN: 1444753576, 1444762052, 1444762044 | 320 Pages | AZW3/EPUB/PDF (conv) | 11 MB

The world is full of pointless things. From rail replacement bus services to chip forks. From war to windchimes. From people who put cushions on beds to people who read the bit they write about the book on amazon.

Thin Lizzy - At The BBC (2011)  Music

Posted by popsakov at May 12, 2015
Thin Lizzy - At The BBC (2011)

Thin Lizzy - At The BBC (2011)
DVD-9 | MPEG2, NTSC 4:3 (720x480) VBR 29.97fps, 6200kbps
DD 2.0, 16 bit/48 kHz, 192 kbps | ~ 7,7 Gb | RAR 5% Recovery
Rock | Universal

Extremely limited eight disc (seven CDs plus DVD) collection of rare recordings from the Irish rockers. This release is collated from all of the BBC owned Lizzy recordings that still exist in the archive and charts the inexorable rise of the band: from the first steps as a three piece on the Decca label, to the glory days as one of the greatest live acts of all time. This collection brings together a raft of sessions and live recordings form throughout the band's career including the last concert with Phil Lynott from the Reading festival in 1983. Included also is a DVD of the bands sought after appearances on Top of the Pops and the Old Grey Whistle Test a well as concerts from throughout the band's career. This is a first for the band as these recordings have never been available in one place before. With comprehensive notes by Classic Rock's Malcolm Dome who tells the story of the bands history at the BBC.

BBC - Our Food (2012)  Video

Posted by vivid23 at March 20, 2013
BBC - Our Food (2012)

BBC - Our Food (2012)
PDTV | 720x416 | AVI/XviD @ 1632 Kbps | 4x59mn | Audio: English AC3 128 kbps, 2 channels | Subs: None | 4x746 MB
Genre: Documentary

Giles Coren embarks on a journey across Britain to discover how our landscape, history and climate shape what we grow and where we grow it.

BBC - The Joy of Logic (2013)  Video

Posted by notbanned at July 23, 2017
BBC - The Joy of Logic (2013)

BBC - The Joy of Logic (2013)
HDTV | 1280x720 | .MKV/AVC @ 2504 Kbps | 59 min 29 s | 1.09 GiB
Audio: English AAC 124 kbps, 2 channels | Subs: None
Genre: Documentary

A sharp, witty, mind-expanding and exuberant foray into the world of logic with computer scientist Professor Dave Cliff. Following in the footsteps of the award-winning 'The Joy of Stats' and its sequel, 'Tails You Win - The Science of Chance', this film takes viewers on a new rollercoaster ride through philosophy, maths, science and technology- all of which, under the bonnet, run on logic. Wielding the same wit and wisdom, animation and gleeful nerdery as its predecessors, this film journeys from Aristotle to Alice in Wonderland, sci-fi to supercomputers to tell the fascinating story of the quest for certainty and the fundamentals of sound reasoning itself.

BBC - In Orbit: How Satellites Rule Our World (2012)  Video

Posted by notbanned at July 23, 2017
BBC - In Orbit: How Satellites Rule Our World (2012)

BBC - In Orbit: How Satellites Rule Our World (2012)
PDTV | 720x400 | .AVI/XviD @ 1527 Kbps | 58 min 59 s | 702 MiB
Audio: English AC3 128 kbps, 2 channels | Subs: None
Genre: Documentary

They are constantly circling hundreds of miles above our heads, driving our daily lives - yet we barely give satellites a second thought. Satellite engineer Maggie Aderin Pocock wants to change all that. She wants to make us realise and appreciate what these unsung heroes of the modern world have done for us. Maggie reveals how satellites have revolutionised exploration, communication, location-finding and spying. She discovers how they have transformed not only the way we see our planet but our understanding of the dangers within it, like volcanoes and earthquakes. Plus, she discovers the jaw-dropping power of the technology used by satellites to make our lives run smoothly

BBC - The Great Butterfly Adventure (2016)  Video

Posted by Tutorial at July 22, 2017
BBC - The Great Butterfly Adventure (2016)

BBC - The Great Butterfly Adventure (2016)
HDTV | 1920x1080 | .MP4/AVC @ 3698 Kbps | 1 h 29 min | 2.40 GB
Audio: English AAC 128 Kbps, 2 channels | Subs: None
Genre: Documentary, Nature

The migration of the painted lady has long fascinated scientists, artists and nature lovers alike. The longest butterfly migration on earth, it sees millions of these delicate creatures travel from the desert fringes of north Africa, across thousands of miles of land and sea, before settling in the UK. However, the migration has never truly been understood, the mysteries of the painted lady never unravelled - until now.

BBC - I Shot My Parents (2017)  Video

Posted by notbanned at July 22, 2017
BBC - I Shot My Parents (2017)

BBC - I Shot My Parents (2017)
WEBRip | 1280x720 | .MKV/AVC @ 2292 Kbps | 59 min 0 s | 1.08 GiB
Audio: English AAC 317 kbps, 2 channels | Subs: None
Genre: Documentary

Documentary looking at the case of a 14-year-old boy who shot his parents as they slept. Both survived, but now they must come to terms with what their son did.

BBC - Rocket Men (2015)  Video

Posted by Tutorial at July 22, 2017
BBC - Rocket Men (2015)

BBC - Rocket Men (2015)
HDTV | 1920 x 1080 | .MP4/AVC @ 3000 Kbps | 1 h 32 min | 2.02 GB
Audio: English AAC 160 Kbps, 2 channels | Subs: English
Genre: Documentary, Science

An inspirational portrayal of the triumphs and tragedies punctuating the first 50 years of NASA's manned missions. From the pioneering Mercury launches to the daring Gemini project, this program reveals the epic behind the scenes struggle that ultimately carried men to the Moon.

BBC Our World - The Battle for Raqqa (2017)  Video

Posted by notbanned at July 22, 2017
BBC Our World - The Battle for Raqqa (2017)

BBC Our World - The Battle for Raqqa (2017)
HDTV | 1280x656 | .MKV/AVC @ 2937 Kbps | 22 min 53 s | 491 MiB
Audio: English AAC 64 kbps, 2 channels | Subs: English
Genre: Documentary

In the Syrian city of Raqqa, the group that calls itself 'Islamic State' is under siege. Its fighters are surrounded by a Kurdish-led, US-backed coalition. Gabriel Gatehouse reports.

BBC - We Have Ways of Making You Talk (2005)  Video

Posted by notbanned at July 22, 2017
BBC - We Have Ways of Making You Talk (2005)

BBC - We Have Ways of Making You Talk (2005)
PDTV | 640x352 | .AVI/DivX @ 949 Kbps | 1 h 29 min | 698 MiB
Audio: English MP3 128 kbps, 2 channels | Subs: None
Genre: Documentary

We Have Ways of Making You Talk is a documentary examining interrogation techniques and they’re consequences. Does water boarding work? What is the history behind that technique? These and other questions will be answered in this intriguing and sometimes disturbing documentary. Filmed in France, Israel, USA, Algeria, Argentina, Uruguay, South Africa and the UK, this BBC documentary explores the history of modern interrogation techniques and the rise of modern torture using revealing interviews with state interrogators and state torturers.