Discovery Channel China Rises

Discovery Channel - Pyramids, Mummies and Tombs (2002)  Video

Posted by notbanned at Jan. 18, 2017
Discovery Channel - Pyramids, Mummies and Tombs (2002)

Discovery Channel - Pyramids, Mummies and Tombs (2002)
DVDRip | 704x528 | .AVI/XviD @ 2019 Kbps | 3x~50min | 2.32 GiB
Audio: English AC3 192 kbps, 2 channels | Subs: None
Genre: Documentary

The incredible story behind these wonders of the ancient world. Discovery Channel series examines the history of pyramids and the stories underlying their construction. Egypt is far from exclusive to the pyramids, they are everywhere! Pyramids turn up at the most unlikely places in the world. On the island of Java, in the Peruvian desert in China, and even on Iraq's oil fields. It is a little known fact that there are actually more pyramids in Mexico than Egypt.

Discovery Channel The Great Wall of China PART 2  Video

Posted by Historyarm at March 14, 2011
Discovery Channel The Great Wall of China PART 2

Discovery Channel The Great Wall of China PART 2
DVDRip | 2004 | English | 00:52 | XviD - 1759 Kbps | 624x352 | 25 fps | MP3 128 kbps avg | 700 MB
Genre: Documentary

Winding roughly 6,700 kilometers through undulating mountains, grasslands, and desert, its vastness seems beyond the realm of human possibility. A wonder of the ancient world, the Great Wall of China is one of mankind's most massive building achievements. Yet contrary to popular belief, there is no single wall of China, but rather a series of walls built for different reasons at different times. MODERN MARVELS® embarks on a journey of discovery, investigating the mysterious history surrounding this cultural marvel. Historians and modern engineers discuss the planning, construction, and function of various segments while extensive location footage illuminates the stunning majesty of its architecture. Legend claims that the wall is a wellspring of warfare, madness, and death–can this be true?

Discovery Channel The Great Wall of China PART 1  Video

Posted by Historyarm at March 13, 2011
Discovery Channel The Great Wall of China PART 1

Discovery Channel The Great Wall of China PART 1
DVDRip | 2004 | English | 00:52 | XviD - 1759 Kbps | 624x352 | 25 fps | MP3 128 kbps avg | 700 MB
Genre: Documentary

Winding roughly 6,700 kilometers through undulating mountains, grasslands, and desert, its vastness seems beyond the realm of human possibility. A wonder of the ancient world, the Great Wall of China is one of mankind's most massive building achievements. Yet contrary to popular belief, there is no single wall of China, but rather a series of walls built for different reasons at different times. MODERN MARVELS® embarks on a journey of discovery, investigating the mysterious history surrounding this cultural marvel. Historians and modern engineers discuss the planning, construction, and function of various segments while extensive location footage illuminates the stunning majesty of its architecture. Legend claims that the wall is a wellspring of warfare, madness, and death–can this be true?

Discovery Channel - How to Build Everything: Series 1 (2016)  Video

Posted by Tutorial at Jan. 22, 2017
Discovery Channel - How to Build Everything: Series 1 (2016)

Discovery Channel - How to Build Everything: Series 1 (2016)
HDTV | 1280 x 720 | .MP4/AVC @ 2299 Kbps | 12x~22mn | English AAC 161 Kbps, 2 channels | 4.58 GB
Genre: Documentary, Technology

How to Build Everything breaks down the step-by-step process behind our world's greatest innovations in a way everyone can understand. From the helicopter to the hovercraft and from the cruise ship to the satellite, each episode will take you on a fun, fascinating, tongue-in-cheek adventure through our most incredible machines.
Discovery Channel - Unearthing Ancient Secrets: Collection 1 (2012 - 2014) [Repost]

Discovery Channel - Unearthing Ancient Secrets: Collection 1 (2012 - 2014)
HDTV | 1280 x 720 | .MP4/AVC @ 3010 Kbps | 17x~42mn | English AAC 160 Kbps, 2 channels | 15.9 GB
Genre: Documentary

New forensic techniques are altering our understanding of the past, and helping to resolve mysteries about the lives of some of the greatest figures in history. In this series, leading experts from around the world apply modern forensic techniques to re-examine the myths and mysteries that have fascinated us for centuries. Among the iconic subjects covered in the series are Tutankhamun’s mysterious death, the lives of gladiators in ancient Rome, the fate of Khubilai Khan’s fleet, the mystery of the Sphinx, the assassination of Julius Caesar, the alleged suicide of Cleopatra, the identity of Jack the Ripper, and the survivors of the Great Plague.

Discovery Channel - Last of the Czars (1996)  Video

Posted by Tutorial at Jan. 18, 2017
Discovery Channel - Last of the Czars (1996)

Discovery Channel - Last of the Czars (1996)
PDTV | 704 x 528 | .AVI/XviD @ 2090 Kbps | 3x~49mn | English AC-3 192 Kbps, 2 channels | 2.38 GB
Genre: Documentary, History

History comes to life, in the Discovery Channel's production of Last of the Czars. The viewer learns about the Tsar and Tsarina, their five children, and the holy man, Rasputin. Exploring the events leading up to the execution of the royal family in 1918, The Discovery Channel utilizes archival film footage and previously unseen photographs to illuminate the story of the doomed family. History unfolds amid the unrest of a war-ravaged Russian population as survivors from the era of the Romanovs reveal details pertaining to the family.

Discovery Channel - The Unfolding Universe (2002)  Video

Posted by Tutorial at Jan. 14, 2017
Discovery Channel - The Unfolding Universe (2002)

Discovery Channel - The Unfolding Universe (2002)
HDTV | 1280 x 720 | .MKV/AVC @ 3138 Kbps | 44mn 21s | English AC-3 384 Kbps, 6 channels | 1.09 GB
Genre: Documentary, Science

Uncover clues about the origins of our galaxy with a team of astronomers and scientists as they strive to locate a strange presence hidden deep in the core of the galaxy. Learn how this mysterious realm harbors clues to the origin of the world and probes the future course of our galaxy and universe.

Discovery Channel - The Russian Revolution in Colour (2004)  Video

Posted by Tutorial at Jan. 14, 2017
Discovery Channel - The Russian Revolution in Colour (2004)

Discovery Channel - The Russian Revolution in Colour (2004)
PDTV | 840 x 540 | .MKV/AVC @ 1032 Kbps | 1h 27mn | English AAC 64.0 Kbps, 2 channels | 689 GB
Genre: Documentary, History

The Russian Revolution of 1917 changed the world forever. Almost overnight, an entire society was destroyed and replaced with one of the biggest and most radical social experiments ever seen. Within a generation, millions would be killed and almost one third of the world’s population would be living in the shadow of communism. The programme make use of dramatised recreations, written witness acounts, interviews with experts and colourised archival footage to tell how this extraordinary event happened.

Discovery Channel - Seven Wonders of the World (1994)  Video

Posted by Tutorial at Jan. 11, 2017
Discovery Channel - Seven Wonders of the World (1994)

Discovery Channel - Seven Wonders of the World (1994)
PDTV | 704 x 544 | .AVI/XviD @ 2118 Kbps | 4x~44mn | English AC-3 192 Kbps, 2 channels | 2.90 GB
Genre: Documentary, History

Two statues, a temple, a hanging garden, two tombs and a lighthouse. This selection of monuments became known as "The Seven Wonders of the Ancient World". There are probably few who could list them right away, are even fewer who know something about each of them or the reasons for which they were labeled as Wonders. Six of those seven were destroyed by forces of nature, or by human hand. Each episode in this series describes one of the Seven Wonders of the Ancient World, and we see besides the monuments themselves the people who designed and built them, with the vision to create something wonderful.

Discovery Channel - Seven Wonders of Ancient Rome (2004)  Video

Posted by Tutorial at Jan. 9, 2017
Discovery Channel - Seven Wonders of Ancient Rome (2004)

Discovery Channel - Seven Wonders of Ancient Rome (2004)
DVDRip | 720 x 416 | .AVI/DivX @ 2202 Kbps | 52mn 3s | English AC-3 192 Kbps, 2 channels | 895 MB
Genre: Documentary, History

Able to inspire wonder and awe in all who gazed upon them, The Seven Wonders of Ancient Rome - the Pantheon, the Aqueducts of Rome, the Via Appia, the Baths of Caracalla, Trajan's Markets, Circus Maximus and the Colosseum - were the works of great men who translated fantastic visions into the epitome of human achievement. These visionaries included ambitious Emperors like Hadrian and engineers with revolutionary ideas such as Apollodorus.