Birth of Life

National Geographic - Planet Science: Birth of Life (2007)  Video

Posted by Tutorial at April 12, 2016
National Geographic - Planet Science: Birth of Life (2007)

National Geographic - Planet Science: Birth of Life (2007)
HDTV | 1280 x 720 | .MKV/AVC @ 2686 Kbps | 49mn 51s | English AC-3 448 kbps, 2 channels | 1.09 GB
Genre: Documentary

What are the origins of life? How did things go from non-living to living? From something that could not reproduce to something that could? Earth is estimated to be about 4.5 billion years old, and for much of that history it has been home to life in one form or another. Our planet is teaming with life, from the highest mountain to the deepest ocean; life is everywhere. But what was the firing pistol that started the evolutionary race? How did material go from non-living to alive? Its one of the most fundamental and difficult questions that has challenged us since the beginning of time.
From Dying Stars to the Birth of Life: The New Science of Astrobiology and the Search for Life in the Universe

From Dying Stars to the Birth of Life: The New Science of Astrobiology and the Search for Life in the Universe by Jerry L. Cranford
English | 2011 | ISBN: 1907284796 | 248 pages | PDF | 19,3 MB

Written in an informal manner, this account tells the incredible story of the creation of an entirely new field of science called astrobiology—a field that is now investigating whether life might exist on other planets.

National Geographic - Naked Science: Birth of Life  Video

Posted by ZhaoYun303 at Sept. 13, 2009
National Geographic - Naked Science: Birth of Life

National Geographic - Naked Science: Birth of Life
English | Subtitle: N/A | 47 mins | 688x384 | XviD | PAL 26 fps | MP3 - 160 kbps | 744 Mb
Genre: Documentary | Science

How did life begin? its one of the most fundamental and difficult questions that has challenged us for ages. Our planet is teaming with life, from the highest mountain to the deepest ocean; life is everywhere. But what was the firing pistol that started the evolutionary race? How did material go from non-living to alive?

PBS - Rickover: The Birth of Nuclear Power (2014) [Repost]  Video

Posted by Tutorial at May 13, 2017
PBS - Rickover: The Birth of Nuclear Power (2014) [Repost]

PBS - Rickover: The Birth of Nuclear Power (2014)
HDTV | 1280 x 720 | .MP4/AVC @ 1454 Kbps | 1 h 56 min | 1.28 GB
Audio: English AAC 127 Kbps, 2 channels | Subs: English
Genre: Documentary, Biography

Combative, provocative, and searingly blunt, Admiral Hyman G. Rickover was a flamboyant maverick and a unique American hero. When few thought it possible, then-Captain Rickover harnessed the power of the atom to drive the first nuclear-powered submarine, the USS Nautilus, whose trip under the polar ice pack was one of the great adventure stories of the 1950s. Later, Rickover built the world's first nuclear aircraft carrier and the first commercial nuclear power plant at Shippingport, PA. Rickover's achievements made him into a national celebrity.
George Jones - The Birth Of A Legend: The Truly Complete Starday and Mercury Recordings 1954-1961 (2016)

George Jones - The Birth Of A Legend: The Truly Complete Starday and Mercury Recordings 1954-1961 (2016)
Country | MP3 CBR 320 kbps | 07:57:50 | 1.07 GB
Label: Bear Family | Release Year: 2016

In the 40 years that acclaimed German record label Bear Family has been reissuing classic, career-spanning CD boxed sets, one of the artists whose early work has been on customers' wish lists is country legend George Jones. Christmas has come early for Jones fans as the label announces the February release of a sprawling six-disc collection encompassing all of Jones' early recordings from the Starday and Mercury labels.

The Pope of Physics: Enrico Fermi and the Birth of the Atomic Age [Audiobook]  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by tarantoga at Feb. 24, 2017
The Pope of Physics: Enrico Fermi and the Birth of the Atomic Age [Audiobook]

Gino Segrè, Bettina Hoerlin, Tim Campbell (Narrator), "The Pope of Physics: Enrico Fermi and the Birth of the Atomic Age"
ISBN: 1515968960, ASIN: B01N4TJLZN | 2017 | M4B@64 kbps | ~10:38:00 | 299 MB

BBC - The Birth of an Opera (2016)  Video

Posted by Tutorial at Dec. 26, 2016
BBC - The Birth of an Opera (2016)

BBC - The Birth of an Opera (2016)
HDTV | 1280 x 720 | .MKV/AVC @ 2132 Kbps | 59mn 20s | 959 MB
Audio: English AAC 126 Kbps, 2 channels | Subs: English
Genre: Documentary, Music

Documentary in which soprano Danielle de Niese provides a unique backstage pass to her preparations for the role of Rosina in Glyndebourne's 2016 production of Rossini's masterpiece The Barber of Seville, one of the greatest comic operas, to mark the 200th anniversary of its premiere. The film gives an unparalleled insight into how a top opera professional shapes a performance, both musically and dramatically.
The Story of Charlotte's Web: E. B. White's Eccentric Life in Nature and the Birth of an American Classic (Repost)

The Story of Charlotte's Web: E. B. White's Eccentric Life in Nature and the Birth of an American Classic By Michael Sims
2011 | 307 Pages | ISBN: 0802777546 | EPUB | 2 MB

A Million Years with You: A Memoir of Life Observed  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by interes at Feb. 4, 2016
A Million Years with You: A Memoir of Life Observed

A Million Years with You: A Memoir of Life Observed by Elizabeth Marshall Thomas
English | 2013 | ISBN: 0547763956 | 304 pages | EPUB | 1,3 MB
American Feminism and the Birth of New Age Spirituality: Searching for the Higher Self, 1875-1915

American Feminism and the Birth of New Age Spirituality: Searching for the Higher Self, 1875-1915 by Catherine Tumber
English | 2002 | ISBN: 0847697487, 0847697495 | 208 pages | PDF | 2,2 MB