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Why We Ride
Parallel Worlds Parallel Lives
Mysteries of the Unseen World
Inside the Milky Way
Beware the Slenderman
Prescription Thugs
Should I Eat Meat
Requiem for the American Dream
Plastic Planet
Hidden Kingdoms: Under Open Skies
Life of a Universe Creation
The Eagle Huntress
Turtle Power The Definitive History of the Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles
WWII In 3D
To The Arctic
Heart of a Dog
Tales by Light Submerged
The God Delusion
Leaping Tigers Naked Nagas
Reel Rock 10
Life of a Universe End of Days
Viva Vercingetorix
Dawg Fight
Exoplanets
The Search for a New Earth
Underwater Universe of the Orda Cave
Conquest of the Skies The first to flight
The Arctic
The Southern Ocean
Stephen Hawking Favorite Places
Know Your Mushrooms
Ice Age Oasis
In The Sign Of The Cross
Beyond Death
How to Grow a Planet Life from Light
Oceans of the Solar System

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Building the Sun The 250 Million Degree Problem
Building the Sun The 250 Million Degree Problem 2017

Scientists investigate the way the Sun builds its power -- through fusion -- hoping to find a way to use fusion as a less dangerous and less radioactive waste-producing path to energy than fission. But there are some major difficulties along the way. Fusion really is the perfect way to make energy. We have millions of years worth of fuel. It produces no long-lived radioactive waste. If we can solve the engineering challenges, energy will become cheaper, more available for everybody.

Category:Technology  Duration:11:10   Series: Catalyst

Machu Picchu Decoded
Machu Picchu Decoded 2009

Deep in the Andean mountains lays a mysterious ruin named Machu Picchu. For 400 years it sat abandoned on its misty cliff, the quintessential lost city in the jungle. Rediscovered in 1911, it contained no written records or carvings, nothing that could shed light on its history. For a century since, it has defied the endless scores of visitors and scientists who attempted to understand its purpose. Who were the mysterious people who built it and why did they build it here? Today an international team of archaeologists, engineers and scientists are finally piecing together the clues. Together they are discovering astonishing new burials, revealing the intricacies of its ingenious engineering and finally decoding the secrets of Machu Picchu.

Category:History  Duration:52:28   

The Search for a New Earth
The Search for a New Earth 2017

Planet Earth has been home to humankind for over 200,000 years, but with a population of 7.3 billion and counting and limited resources, this planet might not support us forever. Professor Stephen Hawking thinks the human species will have to populate a new planet within 100 years if it is to survive. With climate change, pollution, deforestation, pandemics and population growth, our own planet is becoming increasingly precarious. In this landmark film Professor Hawking, alongside engineer and radio astronomy expert Professor Danielle George and a former student, Christophe Galfard, join forces to find out if, and how, humans can reach for the stars and relocate to different planets. Travelling the globe, they meet top scientists, technologists and engineers who are working to answer our biggest questions: is there another planet out there that we could call home? How will we travel across the vast distances of space to get there? How will we survive the journey? And how will we set up a new human civilization on an alien world? Travelling the globe, they meet top scientists, technologists and engineers who are working to answer our biggest questions: is there another planet out there that we could call home? How will we travel across the vast distances of space to get there? How will we survive the journey? And how will we set up a new human civilization on an alien world? Taking in the latest advances in astronomy, biology and rocket technology from the Atacama Desert to the wilds of the Arctic, viewers will discover a whole world of cutting edge research. This programme shows that Professor Hawking’s ambition isn’t as fantastical as it sounds - and that science fiction is closer to science fact than we ever thought.

Category:Technology  Duration:1:28:21   

Space Station
Space Station 

Space Station depicts the history of greatest engineering happening since a man landed on the Moon in 1969. Amongst these is the on-orbit assembly of the International Space Station as it travels 220 miles above the Earth at the speed of 17500 mph. The film also has included sequences that portray the force of a rocket launch, as well as a look into the depths of space. You will experience life in zero gravity, and accompany the astronauts on a space walk. It was the first 3D live-action film to be shot in space, using advanced 3D-technology. Written, produced, edited, and directed by Toni Myers.

Category:Technology  Duration:47:00      

 
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