Discovery Channel China Rises

Discovery Channel - Artifacts, all parts (2007)  Video

Posted by fdts at July 29, 2011
Discovery Channel - Artifacts, all parts (2007)

Discovery Channel - Artifacts, all parts (2007)
DVD-Rip | AVI | English | Subtitles: English, Chinese, Portuguese | 47mn part | 720x400 29.97fps | XviD - 1950 kbps | AC3 - 256 kbps | 6x750 MB
Genre: Documentary

How did an Indian Buddhist shrine influence a Japanese pagoda? How are Italian pigs and cowry shells related to porcelain? Why did the ferocious warriors of Mongolia wear silk underwear? And how did wood block printing bring about a revolution in Japan and in European culture? These intriguing questions are investigated in Artifacts, a series that explores the origins and hidden connections among the art and artifacts of the great cultures and belief systems across Asia…

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 – Race to Mars (2007)  Video

Posted by nakil at Oct. 3, 2010
Discovery Channel – Race to Mars (2007)

Discovery Channel – Race to Mars (2007)
HDTV-Rip | English | AVI | DivX6 @ 1000kbps | 720×406 | 25 fps | MP3 @ 128kbps | 03:00:00 | 1.46 GB
Genre: Documentary

In the year 2030, the race to be the first to reach the Red Planet is on – and China is leading the way. China has stunned the world by leapfrogging over America’s long-term plans and has landed a series of advanced rovers and robotic landers in their quest to make the most important discovery in history – extraterrestrial life on Mars…

Discovery Channel - Ancient Chinese Inventions  Video

Posted by FlameKylin303 at Dec. 3, 2009
Discovery Channel - Ancient Chinese Inventions

Discovery Channel - Ancient Chinese Inventions
English | No Sub | 47 mins | 512x320 | XViD | 25FPS | MP3-109 kbps | 345 Mb
Gener: Documentary

A documentary which challenges the assumption that there is something essentially Western about science and technology.

Discovery Channel - Lonely Planet: Central China  Video

Posted by sao_cu_khoa_ong at May 13, 2009
Discovery Channel - Lonely Planet: Central China

Discovery Channel - Lonely Planet: Central China
English | XviD MPEG 4 Codec ~807 kbps | 720 x 576 | MP3 VBR ~122 kbps | 25 fps | 53 min | 386 MB

Discovery Channel - Next World (2010)  Video

Posted by Tutorial at July 25, 2017
Discovery Channel - Next World (2010)

Discovery Channel - Next World (2010)
DVDRip | 704 x 400 | .AVI/XviD @ 2096 Kbps | 42 min 41 s | 4.10 GB
Audio: English AC-3 192 Kbps, 2 channels | Subs: None
Genre: Documentary, Science, Technology

NextWorld reveals the science, the inventions and the innovations that seem impossible now, but will be a reality in our lifetimes. Imagine cities under the oceans, bionic suits, space tourism, superspeed trains, cyborg moths, windships, hoverbikes, somatic sensors, virtual reality, people living to 150 years old – these may be just the dreams of today but they will shape the NextWorld.

Discovery Channel - Last Day of the Dinosaurs (2010)  Video

Posted by Tutorial at July 20, 2017
Discovery Channel - Last Day of the Dinosaurs (2010)

Discovery Channel - Last Day of the Dinosaurs (2010)
720p BluRay | 1280 x 720 | .MKV/AVC @ 4255 Kbps | 1 h 5 min | 2.64 GB
Audio: English DTS 1509 Kbps, 6 channels | Subs: None
Genre: Documentary, Animation, History, Nature

Proposes a minute-by-minute chronology of the Chicxulub impact and its effect on the dinosaurs and other animals around the world.

History Channel - China: Dynasties and Mysteries (1996)  Video

Posted by Tutorial at July 18, 2017
History Channel - China: Dynasties and Mysteries (1996)

History Channel - China: Dynasties and Mysteries (1996)
DVDRip | 704 x 528 | .AVI/XviD @ 3000 Kbps | 2x~43mn | 1.36 GB
Audio: English AC-3 128 Kbps, 2 channels | Subs: None
Genre: Documentary, History

Uncover some of the oldest riddles of the ancient world. China is a land filled with mystical legends, stunning treasures and ancient history. To gain an insight into this intriguing culture we explore two of China s most famous ancient wonders the Great Wall of China and the Forbidden Palace.

Discovery Channel - Sunrise Earth: Total Solar Eclipse (2006)  Video

Posted by ParRus at July 15, 2017
Discovery Channel - Sunrise Earth: Total Solar Eclipse (2006)

Discovery Channel - Sunrise Earth: Total Solar Eclipse (2006)
HDTV | English | MKV | 1280 x 720 | AVC ~4000 kbps | 29.970 fps
AC-3 | 384 Kbps | 48.0 KHz | 6 channels | 00:52:30 | 1.6 GB
Genre: Documentary

This program records the events of one total solar eclipse, that of March 29th, 2006 as it happens in two locations on the planet. We travel to Natel, Brazil (at the beginning of the eclipse) and observe a group of fishermen and wild native species along an open stretch of beach. We then shift to Antalya, Turkey (for the mid-point of the eclipse) and observe a peaceful village as the moon makes it's way across the sun.