Description: There was a time, as recently as the 1980s, when storefronts, murals, banners, barn signs, billboards, and even street signs were all hand-lettered with brush and paint. But, like many skilled trades, the sign industry has been overrun by the techno-fueled promise of quicker and cheaper. The resulting proliferation of computer-designed, die-cut vinyl lettering and inkjet printers has ushered a creeping sameness into our landscape. Fortunately, there is a growing trend to seek out traditional sign painters and a renaissance in the trade. (More…)
Description: Legendary American asocial backwoods inventor Joseph Newman haps onto a brilliant discovery that ends the need for oil gas and nuclear dependency as we know it, but spends most of his life fighting conspiracy and Washington DC for a patent. (More…)
Josh Gates After Dark: Dubai Josh Gates travels to Dubai to experience everything the city has to offer from sunset to sunrise. Included: He feeds sharks, rides shotgun with a VIP concierge service, and catches a falcon from a hot air balloon.
The show will take you on a journey to Antarctica to experience the world\'s most extreme wilderness, to see the massive undertaking it is to support human life there, and to chronicle the world-changing science being done. Embed with missions on the ice, underneath it, and atop some of its peaks, as scientists and survival experts join forces to fight brutal conditions to help change the world.
BBC Our World 2017 Cambodia The Power of Memory 720p HDTV x264 AAC - MVGroup Language: English 00:23:14 | 2273 kb/s | 1280x656 | 25.00 fps | aac, 48000 Hz, stereo (eng) | 377.80 MiB Genre: Documentary
Almost 40 years after the Cambodian genocide, which cost more than two million lives, people are still struggling to come to terms with what happened. A new film by Hollywood director Angelina Jolie, with an entirely Cambodian cast, attempts to help the healing process. For Our World, Yalda Hakim has been to Cambodia to meet Angelina and some of those who lived through that time.
Through Enemy Eyes. A Newsreel History of the Third Reich at War. Volume 2 (1939-1945) DVD Video, 2 Disc Set | 235 minutes | NTSC 4:3 | 720x480 | 3.73 Gb + 3.71 Gb German: Dolby AC3, 2 ch Subtitle: English Genre: Documentary | History | War | Series A Newsreel History of the Third Reich at War: Go behind enemy lines on a journey that traces the rise and fall of German military fortunes… the great battles, the desperate hours captured via authentic uncut newsreels, exactly as presented to German wartime cinema audiences. Now see the Second World War as you've never seen it before: Through Enemy Eyes. All newsreels have been transferred from original 35 millimeter and 16 millimeter German prints and have been accurately translated and electronically subtitled in English. (More…)
The show will take you on a journey to Antarctica to experience the world's most extreme wilderness, to see the massive undertaking it is to support human life there, and to chronicle the world-changing science being done. Embed with missions on the ice, underneath it, and atop some of its peaks, as scientists and survival experts join forces to fight brutal conditions to help change the world. (More…)
PBS NOVA - Dawn of Humanity (2015) HDTV | 1280 x 720 | .MP4/AVC @ 2231 Kbps | 1h 54mn | 1.91 GB Audio: English AAC 156 Kbps, 2 channels | Subs: English Genre: Documentary, Science
NOVA and National Geographic present exclusive access to a unique discovery of ancient remains. Located in an almost inaccessible chamber deep in a South African cave, the site required recruiting a special team of experts slender enough to wriggle down a vertical, pitch-dark, seven-inch-wide passage. Most fossil discoveries of human relatives consist of just a handful of bones. But down in this hidden chamber, the team uncovered an unprecedented trove—so far, over 1,500 bones—with the potential to rewrite the story of our origins. (More…)