Genius of Science

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.
Seeing Further: The Story of Science, Discovery, and the Genius of the Royal Society [Repost]

Seeing Further: The Story of Science, Discovery, and the Genius of the Royal Society by Bill Bryson
English | Nov. 2, 2010 | ISBN: 0061999768, 0061999776 | 512 Pages | EPUB | 165.5 MB
Isaac Newton: Genius Mathematician and Physicist (Great Minds of Science) by Carla Mooney

Isaac Newton: Genius Mathematician and Physicist (Great Minds of Science) by Carla Mooney
English | Sep 2014 | ISBN: 1624033822 | 50 Pages | PDF | 7 MB

Regarded as the most influential scientist of all time, Isaac Newton made amazing strides in both physics and mathematics. From formulating the laws of motion and universal gravitation to building the first reflecting telescope, Newton was the scientific revolutionist of his time.
The Genius of Archimedes -- 23 Centuries of Influence on Mathematics, Science and Engineering

The Genius of Archimedes – 23 Centuries of Influence on Mathematics, Science and Engineering: Proceedings of an International Conference held at … (History of Mechanism and Machine Science) by S. A. Paipetis
English | June 16, 2010 | ISBN: 9048190908 | 515 Pages | PDF | 16 MB

Archimedes is held in high esteem by mathematicians, physicists and engineers as one of the most brilliant scientists of all time. These proceedings contain original, unpublished papers with the primary emphasis on the scientific work of Archimedes and his influence on the fields of mathematics, science, and engineering. There are also papers dealing with archaeological aspects and the myths and legends about Archimedes and about the Archimedes Palimpsest.
Seeing Further: The Story of Science, Discovery, and the Genius of the Royal Society (repost)

Seeing Further: The Story of Science, Discovery, and the Genius of the Royal Society by Bill Bryson
English | ISBN: 0061999768 | 2010 | 512 pages | EPUB | 2,5 MB

Edited and introduced by Bill Bryson, with original contributions from "a glittering array of scientific writing talent" (Sunday Observer) including Richard Dawkins, Margaret Atwood, Richard Holmes, Martin Rees, Richard Fortey, Steve Jones, James Gleick, and Neal Stephenson, among others, this incomparable book tells the spectacular story of science and the international Royal Society, from 1660 to the present.