Genius of Science

Seeing Further: The Story of Science, Discovery, and the Genius of the Royal Society  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by tarantoga at Sept. 16, 2017
Seeing Further: The Story of Science, Discovery, and the Genius of the Royal Society

Bill Bryson, Jon Turney, "Seeing Further: The Story of Science, Discovery, and the Genius of the Royal Society"
ASIN: B0041D86IU, ISBN: 0061999768, 0061999776 | 2010 | AZW3 | 512 pages | 10 MB

The Forgotten Genius of Oliver Heaviside: A Maverick of Electrical Science  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by tarantoga at Sept. 14, 2017
The Forgotten Genius of Oliver Heaviside: A Maverick of Electrical Science

Basil Mahon, "The Forgotten Genius of Oliver Heaviside: A Maverick of Electrical Science"
ISBN: 1633883310 | 2017 | EPUB | 296 pages | 3 MB
The Archimedes Codex: How a Medieval Prayer Book Is Revealing the True Genius of Antiquity's Greatest Scientist (Repost)

The Archimedes Codex: How a Medieval Prayer Book Is Revealing the True Genius of Antiquity's Greatest Scientist by Reviel Netz, William Noel
2007 | ISBN: 030681580X | 352 pages | PDF | 2,6 MB

At a Christie's auction in October 1998, a battered medieval manuscript sold for two million dollars to an anonymous bidder, who then turned it over to the Walters Art Museum in Baltimore for further study.

BBC - George III: The Genius of the Mad King (2017)  Video

Posted by Tutorial at Jan. 31, 2017
BBC - George III: The Genius of the Mad King (2017)

BBC - George III: The Genius of the Mad King (2017)
HDTV | 1280 x 720 | .MP4/AVC @ 1641 Kbps | 58mn 54s | 760 MB
Audio: English AAC 159 kbps, 2 channels | Subs: English
Genre: Documentary, History

After 200 years under lock and key, all the personal papers of one of our most important monarchs are for the first time seeing the light of day. In the first documentary to gain extensive access to the Royal Archives, Robert Hardman sheds fascinating new light on George III, Britain's longest reigning king.

Channel 4 - The Genius of Charles Darwin (2008)  Video

Posted by Tutorial at Nov. 16, 2016
Channel 4 - The Genius of Charles Darwin (2008)

Channel 4 - The Genius of Charles Darwin (2008)
DVDRip | 672 x 368 | .AVI/XviD @ 1958 Kbps | 3x~48mn | English AC-3 192 Kbps, 2 channels | 2.17 GB
Genre: Documentary, Science

The Genius of Charles Darwin is a three-part television documentary, written and presented by evolutionary biologist Richard Dawkins.

Channel 4 - Genius of Britain (2010)  Video

Posted by Tutorial at Oct. 4, 2016
Channel 4 - Genius of Britain (2010)

Channel 4 - Genius of Britain (2010)
PDTV | 704 x 400 | .AVI/XviD @ 1914 Kbps | 5x~47mn | English MP3 128 Kbps, 2 channels | 3.42 GB
Genre: Documentary

In Channel 4's The Genius of Britain, Richard Dawkins, James Dyson, Stephen Hawking, David Attenborough and Robert Winston celebrate the great thinkers and moments in British science, from Newton to the present day. The five, who co-present each programme, are joined by Jim Al-Khalili, Kathy Sykes and Olivia Judson, among others.

Discovery Channel - Prophets of Science Fiction (2011) [Repost]  Video

Posted by Tutorial at Sept. 25, 2016
Discovery Channel - Prophets of Science Fiction (2011) [Repost]

Discovery Channel - Prophets of Science Fiction (2011)
DVD-Rip | 720 x 400 | .AVI/XviD @ 2248 Kbps | 8x~42mn | English AC-3 192 Kbps, 2 channels | 5.78 GB
Genre: Documentary

What once was just imagination is now real; what was once the distant future is now around the corner. The "Science Fiction" of the past has now simply become "Science". And the science of the future was strangely prophesied by a group of visionaries whose dreams once may have deemed them renegades and "mad scientists," have become reality! In 1950, the term "Robotics" was coined by author Isaac Asimov in his book I.ROBOT — and our collective imagination reeled.

BBC - The Genius of Turner (2013)  Video

Posted by notbanned at Sept. 11, 2016
BBC - The Genius of Turner (2013)

BBC - The Genius of Turner (2013)
HDTV 720p | MKV | 1280x720 | AVC@2242 Kbps | English AAC@93 Kbps | 2 channels | 59mn 19s | 992 MiB
HDTV 1080p | MP4 | 1920x1080 | AVC@3334 Kbps | English AAC@129 Kbps | 2 channels | 59mn 14s | 1.43 GiB
Genre: Documentary

Looks at revered British artist JMW Turner in a new light, exploring how there is more to Turner than his sublime landscapes - he also painted machines, science, technology and industry. The programme examines nine key Turner paintings and shows how we should rethink them in the light of the scientific and Industrial Revolution. Turner's life spanned the Industrial Revolution, he witnessed it as it unfolded, and he painted it, and in the process created a whole new kind of art. Includes interviews with historian Simon Schama and artist Tracey Emin.

BBC - Genius of the Modern World (2016)  Video

Posted by notbanned at July 1, 2016
BBC - Genius of the Modern World (2016)

BBC - Genius of the Modern World (2016)
HDTV | 1280x720 | .MP4/AVC @ 2818 Kbps | 3x~58min | 3.56 GiB
Audio: English AAC 160 kbps, 2 channels | Subs: English
Genre: Documentary

Historian Bettany Hughes retraces the lives of three great thinkers whose ideas shaped the modern world - Karl Marx, Frederick Nietzsche and Sigmund Freud.

The Genius of Birds  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by Bayron at April 12, 2016
The Genius of Birds

The Genius of Birds by Jennifer Ackerman
English | 2016 | ISBN: 1594205213 | 352 pages | EPUB | 4 MB