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NHK WILDLIFE - King of the Prairie: Bison (2010)  Video

Posted by notbanned at Feb. 16, 2017
NHK WILDLIFE - King of the Prairie: Bison (2010)

NHK WILDLIFE - King of the Prairie: Bison (2010)
HDTV | 1280x720 | .MKV/AVC @ 4339 Kbps | 45mn 55s | 1.55 GiB
Audio: English AC3 384 kbps, 6 channels | Subs: None
Genre: Documentary

In the middle of the North American continent, across a prairie stretching 3,000 kilometers from north to south, live the awesome American bison. Also known as the buffalo, these impressive animals are familiar to many from old western movies. Although some 60 million bison once dominated the prairies, they were at one time hunted almost to extinction. This program paints a portrait of the lives of the bison through the changing seasons of this beautiful land.

NHK - The Pioneer of the Shinkansen (2016)  Video

Posted by notbanned at Feb. 6, 2017
NHK - The Pioneer of the Shinkansen (2016)

NHK - The Pioneer of the Shinkansen (2016)
HDTV | 1280x720 | .MKV/AVC @ 1694 Kbps | 48mn 59s | 617 MiB
Audio: English AAC 64 kbps, 2 channels | Subs: None
Genre: Documentary

Shinji Sogo was the 4th president of Japanese National Railways. With imagination and determination, he made sure that the Shinkansen bullet train service started in time for the 1964 Tokyo Olympics. The news brought attention from around the world and revived the railway industry. It also laid the groundwork for high-speed railways being planned and built in Europe, the US and Asia today. This program examines rare documents and firsthand accounts of how Sogo's leadership brought the ambitious Shinkansen project to fruition.

NHK Great Nature - Battling Against Storms: Tornado Alley (2015)  Video

Posted by Tutorial at Jan. 18, 2017
NHK Great Nature - Battling Against Storms: Tornado Alley (2015)

NHK Great Nature - Battling Against Storms: Tornado Alley (2015)
HDTV | 1280 x 720 | .MKV/AVC @ 2005 Kbps | 28mn 59s | English AAC 124 Kbps, 2 channels | 442 MB
Genre: Documentar, Naturey

The North American Plains are hit by over 500 tornadoes a year. We witness the amazing phenomena of a supercell storm generated by complex winds.

NHK Wildlife - Predators in the Surf: Killer Whales (2010)  Video

Posted by notbanned at Jan. 17, 2017
NHK Wildlife - Predators in the Surf: Killer Whales (2010)

NHK Wildlife - Predators in the Surf: Killer Whales (2010)
HDTV | 1280x720 | .MKV/AVC @ 4448 Kbps | 48mn 59s | 1.57 GiB
Audio: English AAC 125 kbps, 2 channels | Subs: None
Genre: Documentary

Killer whales living off of Peninsula Valdes in the Patagonia region of Argentina actually hunt at its beach. They move towards the beach at speeds of up to 50 kilometers per hour, hit the shore, and grab unsuspecting South American sea lions. The whales judge the geographic features of the coastland, tide, and wind to pick the best time and place to hunt. NHK's high-speed cameras follow the hunts and reveal the high intelligence and hunting techniques of the killer whales that seem to be taught within the family.
NHK Train Cruise - A Heart Warming Journey Through the Tohoku Winter (2016)

NHK Train Cruise - A Heart Warming Journey Through the Tohoku Winter (2016)
HDTV | 1280 x 720 | .MKV/AVC @ 3107 Kbps | 50 mins | English AAC 126 Kbps, 2 channels | 1.16 GB
Genre: Documentary, Travel

We travel to the Tohoku region in northern Japan during winter. We first board the Akita Inland Traverse Railway Home-cooking Dining Car, where we take in the wintery landscapes, while feasting on a homemade farmers' meal. We then hop on the Resort Shirakami to catch a spectacular panorama view of the Sea of Japan. Changing to the Tsugaru Railway Hot Stove Car, we warm ourselves by the hot onboard stove while the snow storms pass by outside. We mingle with the locals and nibble on fried cuttlefish snacks.
NHK Great Nature - The United Kingdom: Power of an Ancient Land (2014)

NHK Great Nature - The United Kingdom: Power of an Ancient Land (2014)
HDTV | 1280 x 720 | .MKV/AVC @ 3755 Kbps | 28mn 59s | English AAC 125 Kbps, 2 channels | 805 MB
Genre: Documentary

On the former frontline of continental fragmentation, we discover 40,000 12-meter-high stone pillars and a river that flows upstream under a full moon.

NHK - Executive Non Decision: A-Bomb History Rewritten (2016)  Video

Posted by Tutorial at Nov. 29, 2016
NHK - Executive Non Decision: A-Bomb History Rewritten (2016)

NHK - Executive Non Decision: A-Bomb History Rewritten (2016)
HDTV | 1280 x 720 | .MKV/AVC @ 1883 Kbps | 50 mins | English AAC 112 Kbps, 2 channels | 713 MB
Genre: Documentary, History, War

In 1945, the United States dropped 2 atomic bombs on Japan. Then President Harry Truman explained the decision was made to save thousands of American lives. People have accepted this explanation without question for decades. But recently, materials have surfaced that paint a more nuanced picture of what actually occurred. This program reexamines events in the months leading up to the bombings, and tries to determine how one of the most important events in history was rewritten after the war.

NHK - Cycle Around Japan: The Coast and Mountains of Iwate (2016)  Video

Posted by Tutorial at Sept. 11, 2016
NHK - Cycle Around Japan: The Coast and Mountains of Iwate (2016)

NHK - Cycle Around Japan: The Coast and Mountains of Iwate (2016)
HDTV | 1280 x 720 | .MKV/AVC @ 3594 Kbps | 48mn 26s | English AAC 130 Kbps, 2 channels | 1.26 GB
Genre: Documentary

Cycle Around Japan takes us to Iwate, a large prefecture on the Pacific coast in the Tohoku region. We will start our summer journey from Morioka, the prefectural capital, and ride into the mountain region. Our first stop will be Tono, a rural town in the hills of central Iwate. Tono is best known as a repository of Japanese folklore due to its legends of supernatural creatures.

NHK - Arjin: Tibetan Secret Land (2006)  Video

Posted by ParRus at Oct. 21, 2011
NHK - Arjin: Tibetan Secret Land (2006)

NHK - Arjin: Tibetan Secret Land (2006)
DVDRip | Language: English | AVI | 718 x 480 | DivX ~1501 kbps | 29.97 fps
MP3 | 160 kbps | 48.0 KHz | 2 channels | Duration: 49mn 20s | 591 MB
Genre: Documentary

This NHK documentary records the natural beauty of Arjin Mountain in Xinjiang Province, north of Qinghai-Tibet Plateau. As the name suggests, it is a documentary that will decode the secret land behind this majestic mountain. Arjin Mountain, in Mongolian, means mountains with cypress, which is the last of the untouched wildness in China.

NHK - Autonomous Driving: The Revolution (2016)  Video

Posted by notbanned at Dec. 19, 2016
NHK - Autonomous Driving: The Revolution (2016)

NHK - Autonomous Driving: The Revolution (2016)
HDTV | 1280x720 | .MKV/AVC @ 2665 Kbps | 48mn 59s | 979 MiB
Audio: English AAC 125 kbps, 2 channels | Subs: None
Genre: Documentary

Once a dream car, today the autonomous vehicle is becoming a reality. The global competition to develop such vehicles is heating up, and the first company to have the upper hand will win. The autonomous driving revolution will have a major impact on vehicle manufacturing, and will likely change society forever. But creating an autonomous vehicle means understanding computers. This means automakers have to compete with IT firms including Google. Come explore the frontlines of this revolution.