Bbc The Day The Universe Changed

The Day the Universe Changed (Companion to the PBS Television Series) (Repost)

The Day the Universe Changed (Companion to the PBS Television Series)
Publisher: Little Brown & Co | 1986 | ISBN: 0316116955 | 352 pages | MOBI | 18 MB

Revision of Burke's highly successful original of 1985.
When people knew the earth was flat and it was the center of the universe, all life revolved around that truth. Galileo's telescope changed the truth. And with that one change, all architecture, music, literature, science, politics – everything changed, mirroring the new view of truth.

The Day The Universe Changed (1985)  

Posted by metalero87 at Dec. 9, 2014
The Day The Universe Changed (1985)

The Day The Universe Changed (1985) - TVRip
AVI/XviD, ~1900 Kbps | 640x480, 25 fps | MP3, 48 kHz, 192 kbps | English | ~ 8 hours | 6.7 Gb
The Day the Universe Changed: How Galileo's Telescope Changed The Truth and by James Burke

The Day the Universe Changed: How Galileo's Telescope Changed The Truth and Other Events in History That Dramatically Altered Our Understanding of the World (Back Bay Books) by James Burke
Back Bay Books; Rei Sub edition | September 1, 1995 | English | ISBN: 0316117048 | 352 pages | DJVU | 17 MB

In The Day the Universe Changed, James Burke examines eight periods in history when our view of the world shifted dramatically: in the eleventh century, when extraordinary discoveries were made by Spanish crusaders; in fourteenth-century Florence, where perspective in painting emerged; in the fifteenth century, when the advent of the printing press shook the foundations of an oral society; in the sixteenth century, when gunnery developments triggered the birth of modern science; in the early eighteenth century,…

The Day The Universe Changed (repost)  

Posted by arundhati at Jan. 11, 2013
The Day The Universe Changed (repost)

James Burke, "The Day The Universe Changed"
2009 | ISBN: 0316116955, 0316117048 | 392 pages | EPUB | 16 MB

The Day the Universe Changed  

Posted by cuocsongtuoidep at Oct. 6, 2009
The Day the Universe Changed

The Day the Universe Changed
DVDRip | English | 21:08 x 24 min | 624x432 | PAL (23 fps) | Xvid | Audio: 134 Kbps 48.0 Khz 2 channels MP3 | 175x24 MB
Genre: Documentary

The series explores influences of discoveries and shared knowledge on the perception of the Universe and man’s place in it. It looks at times when new knowledge or discoveries has altered that thinking and explores the cultural changes those discoveries effected. The primary focus is on the effect of advances in science and technology on western philosophy. James Burke tells the various stories of important scientific discoveries and technological advances and how they fundamentally altered how western civilization perceives the world.
The Day the Universe Changed [ABRIDGED, 1985] - AUDIOBOOK

The Day the Universe Changed
ISBN-10: 1559270810 | MP3 | 3 hours | English | 145 MB | 32 kbp/s | Audio Renaissance; (Sep 15, 1990)

The book's primary focus is on the effect of advances in science and technology on western philosophy. The title comes from the philosophical idea that the universe essentially only exists as you perceive it through what you know; therefore, if you change your perception of the universe with new knowledge, you have essentially changed the universe itself.

PBS - Re-Connections (2004)  

Posted by Polik88 at Jan. 9, 2013
PBS - Re-Connections (2004)

PBS - Re-Connections (2004)
PDTV | English | MKV (H264) 29.970 fps 1419 Kbps | 640x480 | AAC 128 Kbps 48.0 khz | 56mn 45s | 576 MB
Genre: Documentary

James Burke is Back! The legendary science writer and host of the landmark PBS series "Connections" and "The Day the Universe Changed" has returned for a one-hour special - "Re-Connections" - which is celebrating the twenty-fifth anniversary of his first appearance on American public television.

BBC - The Day the Immigrants Left (2010)  

Posted by FlameKylin303 at March 3, 2010
BBC - The Day the Immigrants Left (2010)

BBC - The Day the Immigrants Left (2010)
DVDRip | English | 59 mins | XViD | 608x336 | PAL 25fps | MP3 - 128 Kbps | 479 Mb
Gener: Documentary

Evan Davis explores the effects of immigration in the UK by focusing on Wisbech, a town in Cambridgeshire. Since 2004 this once prosperous market town has received up to 9,000 immigrants seeking work, but nearly 2,000 unemployed locals blame foreign workers for their predicament. As an experiment, immigrant employees are temporarily removed from their jobs, and the work given to the local unemployed. Now the town's British workers have a chance to prove they can cope.

BBC - Wonders of the Universe (2011)  Video

Posted by Tutorial at Nov. 29, 2016
BBC - Wonders of the Universe (2011)

BBC - Wonders of the Universe (2011)
HDTV | 1280 x 720 | .MKV/AVC @ 4000 Kbps | 4x~59mn | 6.86 GB
Audio: English AC-3 192 Kbps, 2 channels | Subs: English
Genre: Documentary, Science

Having explored the wonders of the solar system, Professor Brian Cox steps boldly on to an even bigger stage - the universe. Who are we? Where do we come from? For thousands of years humanity has turned to religion and myth for answers to these enduring questions. But in this series, Brian presents a different set of answers - answers provided by science.
BBC - Secrets of the Universe: Great Scientists in Their Own Words (2014)

BBC - Secrets of the Universe: Great Scientists in Their Own Words (2014)
HDTV | 1024x576 | .MKV/AVC @ 1326 Kbps | 58mn 41s | Audio: English AAC 128 kbps, 2 channels | Subs: English | 621 MiB
Genre: Documentary

Film telling the story of the greatest physicists of the 20th century and the discoveries they made, told in their own words. Men and women who transformed our understanding of the universe, from unlocking the secrets of the atom to solving the mysteries of the cosmos. Revealing archive provides a unique insight into the lives and personalities of a cast of complex characters, eccentric geniuses and fantastic showmen who had to overcome personal struggles and intense rivalries before they could succeed. The film reveals the human side of scientific endeavour and shows how the great advances in our understanding of the cosmos depended on the character and personality of the scientists who made them, as much as on their intellectual abilities.