Man's Search For Himself

Pilgrimage: My Search for the Real Pope Francis  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by Bayron at Dec. 1, 2016
Pilgrimage: My Search for the Real Pope Francis

Pilgrimage: My Search for the Real Pope Francis by Mark K. Shriver
English | 2016 | ISBN: 0812998022, 1524755923 | 320 pages | EPUB | 23 MB

The Search for General Tso (2014)  Video

Posted by notbanned at Oct. 28, 2016
The Search for General Tso (2014)

The Search for General Tso (2014)
WEBRip | 720x400 | .MP4/AVC @ 1100 Kbps | 1h 12mn | 623 MiB
Audio: English AAC 128 kbps, 2 channels | Subs: None
Genre: Documentary | Comedy | History | Mystery

Who was General Tso, and why are we eating his chicken? This feature documentary explores the origins and ubiquity of Chinese-American food through the story of an iconic sweet and spicy chicken dish.

PBS - The Mystery of Matter: Search for the Elements (2015)  Video

Posted by Tutorial at Sept. 17, 2016
PBS - The Mystery of Matter: Search for the Elements (2015)

PBS - The Mystery of Matter: Search for the Elements (2015)
HDTV | 1280 x 720 | .MKV/AVC @ 822 Kbps | 3x~56mn | 1.05 GB
Audio: English AAC 130 Kbps, 2 channels | Subs: English
Genre: Documentary

The Mystery of Matter: Search for the Elements is an exciting series about one of the great adventures in the history of science: the long and continuing quest to understand what the world is made of. Three episodes tell the story of seven of history’s most important scientists as they seek to identify, understand and organize the basic building blocks of matter.

BBC - Pain, Pus and Poison: The Search for Modern Medicines (2013)  Video

Posted by Tutorial at Sept. 15, 2016
BBC - Pain, Pus and Poison: The Search for Modern Medicines (2013)

BBC - Pain, Pus and Poison: The Search for Modern Medicines (2013)
PDTV | 704 x 404 | .MP4/AVC @ 774 Kbps | 3x~59mn | English AAC 125 Kbps, 2 channels | 4.75 GB
Genre: Documentary

Pain, Pus and Poison tells the extraordinary story of how mankind learnt to look at the world around him and use it to heal his body.

BBC - Being Jamie Baulch: The Search for My Birth Dad (2016)  Video

Posted by notbanned at Sept. 4, 2016
BBC - Being Jamie Baulch: The Search for My Birth Dad (2016)

BBC - Being Jamie Baulch: The Search for My Birth Dad (2016)
WEBRip | 960x540 | .MKV/AVC @ 3171 Kbps | 59mn 9s | 712 MiB
Audio: English AAC 94 kbps, 2 channels | Subs: None
Genre: Documentary

Welsh world champion and Olympic sprinter Jamie Baulch goes in search of his biological father who he believes to be Jamaican and the source of his speed. In the previous Bafta Cymru-winning documentary two years ago, Jamie, who is adopted, went on an incredibly emotional journey looking for his birth mum. In the end he found her, met her for the first time and showed her his athletic medals. Picking up from the last film with the meeting of his two mums, Jamie then hits the streets of the black community in Nottingham, the city of his birth, to find his natural father.
Urban Public Housing in Northern Nigeria: The Search for Indigeneity and Cultural Practices in Design

Urban Public Housing in Northern Nigeria: The Search for Indigeneity and Cultural Practices in Design
Springer | Geography | September 13, 2016 | ISBN-10: 3319401912 | 161 pages | pdf | 10.37 mb

Authors: Isah, Abubakar Danladi
Provides a methodological framework for policy makers and architects, helping them grasp how their cultural contexts can improve housing design
Offers a guide to sustainable public housing design in culturally sensitive communities in line with the United Nations’ sustainable development goals
Includes tips on how communities’ mainstream values are ingrained and streamlined with housing configurations in urban settings of cultured communities in developing nations

Man for Himself: An Inquiry Into the Psychology of Ethics  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by FenixN at Aug. 9, 2016
Man for Himself: An Inquiry Into the Psychology of Ethics

Man for Himself: An Inquiry Into the Psychology of Ethics
Audio CDs in MP3 / English: MP3, 192 kb/s (2 ch) | Duration: 07:35:05 | 2013 | ISBN-10: N/A | 624 MB
Genre: Psychology

“There is no meaning to life except the meaning man gives his life by the unfolding of his powers.” —Erich Fromm

Bayesian Methods in the Search for MH370  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by Underaglassmoon at July 19, 2016
Bayesian Methods in the Search for MH370

Bayesian Methods in the Search for MH370
Springer | Signals & Communication | August 16, 2016 | ISBN-10: 9811003785 | 114 pages | pdf | 6.6 mb

Authors: Davey, S., Gordon, N., Holland, I., Rutten, M., Williams, J.
Presents a unique insight into the Bayesian calculation of the search zone for MH370
Written by members of the MH370 search team
Contains a tutorial description of available data allowing readers to work out their own solutions

The Search for Intelligent Life in Space  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by ParRus at July 19, 2016
The Search for Intelligent Life in Space

The Search for Intelligent Life in Space
12xWEBRip | English | AVI + PDF Guidebook | 640 x 480 | DX50 ~643 kbps | 29.970 fps
MP3 | 128 kbps | 48.0 KHz | 2 channels | 05:56:54 | 2.06 GB
Genre: eLearning Video / Universe, Cosmology, Aliens

Is it possible that somewhere in the myriad starfields of the universe, other intelligences as sophisticated as our own exist? For thousands of years, humankind could only wonder. But science and technology now offer us the opportunity to conduct a search for such cosmic company.

Search for Dark Matter with ATLAS  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by Underaglassmoon at July 10, 2016
Search for Dark Matter with ATLAS

Search for Dark Matter with ATLAS: Using Events with a Highly Energetic Jet and Missing Transverse Momentum in Proton-Proton Collisions at √s = 8 TeV
Springer | Particle & Nuclear Physics | Oct. 24 2016 | ISBN-10: 331941044X | 322 pages | pdf | 18.89 mb

Authors: Pöttgen, Ruth
Nominated as an outstanding PhD thesis by the CERN, Geneva
Winner of ATLAS thesis award 2016 Provides in-depth descriptions of analysis techniques and challenges particularly relevant for but not restricted to the mono-jet signature   Documents cutting-edge results from the Large Hadron Collider run-1 in the search for WIMPs as dark matter candidates in the mono-jet signature, embedded in the overall scientific context beyond particle physics  Includes a detailed description of the run-1 ATLAS Central Trigger, important operational challenges, and its upgrade for Large Hadron Collider run-2