Gods of The Earth

Dirt: The Ecstatic Skin of the Earth  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by ksveta6 at Nov. 30, 2016
Dirt: The Ecstatic Skin of the Earth

Dirt: The Ecstatic Skin of the Earth by William Bryant Logan
2007 | ISBN: 039332947X, 1573220043 | English | 224 pages | EPUB | 1 MB

On the Wing: To the Edge of the Earth with the Peregrine Falcon [Audiobook]  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by IrGens at Nov. 23, 2016
On the Wing: To the Edge of the Earth with the Peregrine Falcon [Audiobook]

On the Wing: To the Edge of the Earth with the Peregrine Falcon [Audiobook] by Alan Tennant
English | October 8, 2004 | ASIN: B0006IU7KE, ISBN: 0743529715 | MP3 VBR V0 | 5 hrs 28 mins | 486 MB
Narrator: Alan Tennant
Rick Wakeman - Journey To The Centre Of The Earth (1974) {Reissue}

Rick Wakeman - Journey To The Centre Of The Earth (1974) {Reissue}
EAC Rip | FLAC (Img) + Cue + Log ~ 257 Mb | MP3 CBR320 ~ 106 Mb
Scans Included (JPG, 300 dpi) | RAR 5% Recovery
Progressive Rock, Symphonic Rock | A&M Records #393 621-2

Journey to the Centre of the Earth is the second solo album from the English keyboardist Rick Wakeman, released on 3 May 1974 by A&M Records. The album is a live recording of his second of two concerts on 18 January 1974 at the Royal Festival Hall in London. With its concept based on Jules Verne's science fiction novel of the same name, the album tells the story of Professor Lidenbrok, his nephew Axel, and their guide Hans, who follow a passage to the Earth's centre originally discovered by Arne Saknussemm, an Icelandic alchemist. Wakeman performs with the London Symphony Orchestra, the English Chamber Choir, and a group of hand-picked musicians for his rock band, which later became the English Rock Ensemble.

PBS Nova - Treasures of the Earth: Power (2016)  Video

Posted by Tutorial at Nov. 17, 2016
PBS Nova - Treasures of the Earth: Power (2016)

PBS Nova - Treasures of the Earth: Power (2016)
HDTV | 1280 x 720 | .MP4/AVC @ 2847 Kbps | 52mn 50s | 1.11 GB
Audio: English AAC 160 Kbps, 2 channels | Subs: English
Genre: Documentary

Drill down to discover the treasures beneath our feet that power our world. Fossil fuels–coal, oil, and natural gas–powered the industrial revolution and allowed us to build a way of life that many cherish today.
The Two Eyes of the Earth: Art and Ritual of Kingship between Rome and Sasanian Iran (Repost)

Matthew P. Canepa, "The Two Eyes of the Earth: Art and Ritual of Kingship between Rome and Sasanian Iran"
English | 2009 | 456 Pages | ISBN: 0520257278 | PDF | 7 MB

Seyyit Han: Topragin Gelini / Bride of the Earth (1968)  Video

Posted by fekmax at Nov. 10, 2016
Seyyit Han: Topragin Gelini / Bride of the Earth (1968)

Seyyit Han: Topragin Gelini / Bride of the Earth (1968)
Turkish | DVDRip | MKV | 696x576 | AVC @ 1900 kb/s | 1.19 GB
Audio: AC-3 @ 192 kb/s | 2 channels | 01:21:12 minutes | Subs: English (embedded)
Genre: Drama, Western

Seyyit Han is a man with many foes. One day he falls in love with Mürsit's sister, Keje. Mürsit is fine with them marrying, only on one condition: Seyyit Han has to get rid of his enemies to offer a decent life for Keje. Having set on a journey to do so, one day he victoriously returns to his hometown: the day Keje is marrying another man.

PBS NOVA - Treasures of the Earth: Metals (2016)  Video

Posted by notbanned at Nov. 10, 2016
PBS NOVA - Treasures of the Earth: Metals (2016)

PBS NOVA - Treasures of the Earth: Metals (2016)
HDTV | 1280x720 | .MKV/AVC @ 2519 Kbps | 52mn 51s | 1.09 GiB
Audio: English AC3 384 kbps, 2 channels | Subs: English
Genre: Documentary

The enduring luster of gold, the conductivity of copper, the strength of stee the special properties of metals have reshaped societies and defined eras; they have such an important role in human history that entire ages have been named after them. But what gives metals their astounding characteristics? From the perfect ring of a bronze bell to the awe-striking steel construction of Beijing’s “Bird’s Nest” stadium, how have humans perfected metalworking? And how have metals enabled our modern hi-tech world?

Daichi no komoriuta / Lullaby of the Earth (1976)  Video

Posted by fekmax at Nov. 4, 2016
Daichi no komoriuta / Lullaby of the Earth (1976)

Daichi no komoriuta / Lullaby of the Earth (1976)
Japanese | BRRip | MKV | 984x720 | AVC @ 3544 kb/s | 3.10 GB
Audio: AC-3 @ 448 kb/s | 2 channels | 01:51:17 minutes | Subs: English (srt)
Genre: Drama

The story of an orphan girl, brought up in naive, rustic innocence by an elderly relative, who is suddenly exposed to the brutality, greed and deceptiveness of the outside world, when her grandmother dies. Notwithstanding her healthy distrust of all strangers, which her upbringing instilled in her, it is not long before a cunning racketeer finds her weak point, that temptation which she cannot resist, that weakness, different as it may be, that each of us has, and brings her into his power.
Discovery Channel - Journey to the Center of the Earth (2012) [Repost]

Discovery Channel - Journey to the Center of the Earth (2012)
DVDRip | 832 x 468 | .MP4/AVC @ 1506 Kbps | 1h 26mn | English AAC 128 Kbps, 2 channels | 1.01 GB
Genre: Documentary, History, Science

Inspired by Jules Verne's novel of the same name, this made-for-cable documentary follows a group of scientists embarking upon a perilous journey toward the Earth's core Journey to the Center of the Earth video. The "actuality" footage of the members of the expedition exploring subterranean caves and the like are juxtaposed with dramatized excerpts from the Verne novel, neatly comparing fact with fiction (though truthfully, the "facts," backed up by state-of-the-art technology, are far more fascinating).

PBS NOVA - Treasures Of The Earth: Gems (2016)  Video

Posted by notbanned at Nov. 3, 2016
PBS NOVA - Treasures Of The Earth: Gems (2016)

PBS NOVA - Treasures Of The Earth: Gems (2016)
HDTV | 1280x720 | .MKV/AVC @ 2322 Kbps | 52mn 51s | 1.02 GiB
Audio: English AC3 384 kbps, 2 channels | Subs: English
Genre: Documentary

Gemstones like diamonds, rubies, opal and jade are some of Earth’s ultimate treasures. Delve into the depths to discover how these precious stones are forged and what explains the unique allure of each captivating gemstone.