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NHK Treasures from the Past - Peaks of Faith (2009)  Video

Posted by Tutorial at Sept. 23, 2017
NHK Treasures from the Past - Peaks of Faith (2009)

NHK Treasures from the Past - Peaks of Faith (2009)
HDTV | 1280 x 720 | .MKV/AVC @ 4000 Kbps | 21 min 57 s | 689 MB
Audio: English AC-3 384 Kbps, 2 channels | Subs: None
Genre: Documentary, Travel

List of World Heritage sites in this episode.

NHK - Meltdown: Analyzing the Radiation Leaks (2014) [Repost]  Video

Posted by Tutorial at Aug. 30, 2017
NHK - Meltdown: Analyzing the Radiation Leaks (2014) [Repost]

NHK - Meltdown: Analyzing the Radiation Leaks (2014)
HDTV | 1280 x 720 | .MP4/AVC @ 1882 Kbps | 49 min 5 s | 698 MB
Audio: English AAC 101 Kbps, 2 channels | Subs: None
Genre: Documentary, Science, Sociopolitical

The Fukushima Daiichi Nuclear Power Plant was the site of one of the world's worst nuclear accidents. Recently discovered data suggest massive leaks of radioactive substances began sooner than previously thought. On this program, we look at how the materials managed to breach safety devices and escape.
NHK - Decommissioning Fukushima: The Battle to Contain Radioactivity (2016)

NHK - Decommissioning Fukushima: The Battle to Contain Radioactivity (2016)
HDTV | 1280 x 720 | .MP4/AVC @ 2429 Kbps | 47 min 53 s | 910 MB
Audio: English AAC 160 Kbps, 2 channels | Subs: English
Genre: Documentary

TEPCO's Fukushima Daiichi Nuclear Power Plant is the site of one of history's worst nuclear disasters: the meltdown of three nuclear reactors. The decommissioning program in Japan learns from the Three Mile Island decommissioning in the US after the nuclear plant accident in 1976 in Pennsylvania. We look at recovery efforts and challenges to cleaning up Fukushima after the tsunami affected the nuclear plant. Decommissioning Fukushima, “Some estimates say it will take over 40 years until all the work is complete. This could be the longest running documentary of all time Harry65.”

NHK - The Ultimate Formula (2016)  Video

Posted by Tutorial at July 6, 2017
NHK - The Ultimate Formula (2016)

NHK - The Ultimate Formula (2016)
HDTV | 1920 x 1080 | .MP4/AVC @ 4200 Kbps | 2x~46mn | 2.84 GB
Audio: English AAC 154 Kbps, 2 channels | Subs: English
Genre: Documentary, Science

For over a century, physicists have searched for a blueprint of the universe in the form of a single mathematical formula. Through interviews with Nobel Prize-winning physicists, we look at the fascinating and dramatic story of the search for the ultimate formula.

NHK - The Symbolic Emperor (2017)  Video

Posted by Tutorial at July 2, 2017
NHK - The Symbolic Emperor (2017)

NHK - The Symbolic Emperor (2017)
HDTV | 1280 x 720 | .MKV/AVC @ 2459 Kbps | 48 min 59 s | 885 MB
Audio: English AAC 64.0 Kbps, 2 channels | Subs: None
Genre: Documentary

Japan's Emperor Akihito is the head of the oldest continuous hereditary monarchy in the world. He's the first to succeed the role of "symbolic emperor" under the post-World War II constitution. Emperor Akihito stunned Japan and the world in 2016 by suggesting he wanted to "abdicate while still alive". Since assuming the throne from his father Emperor Hirohito, how has Emperor Akihito embodied the constitutional role? And why has he decided now that he wants to abdicate?
NHK - Cycle Around Japan: From Sea to Mountains, Spring in Ehime (2017)

NHK - Cycle Around Japan: From Sea to Mountains, Spring in Ehime (2017)
HDTV | 1280x720 | .MKV/AVC @ 3140 Kbps | 48min 24s | 1.10 GiB
Audio: English AAC 125 kbps, 2 channels | Subs: None
Genre: Documentary

Ehime Prefecture is located on the island of Shikoku. We will start our spring journey from the prefectural capital Matsuyama, which is best known for its castle and Dogo Onsen, one of Japan's oldest hot springs. Facing the Bungo Channel that separates Kyushu from Shikoku, the coastline offers great scenery such as the Danbata terraced field. Uwajima, one of the coastal cities is known for the traditional bull fight events that it stages 5 times a year. We will visit the spring bull fight fest. Our final destination is Shikoku Karst, the mountain plateau on the border of Ehime Prefecture and Kochi Prefecture with an altitude of around 1,400 meters.

NHK - Cosmic Front (2014)  Video

Posted by Tutorial at May 9, 2017
NHK - Cosmic Front (2014)

NHK - Cosmic Front (2014)
HDTV | 1280 x 720 | .MP4/AVC @ 3245 Kbps | 18x~46mn | 23.3 GB
Audio: English AAC 152 Kbps, 2 channels | Subs: English
Genre: Documentary, Science

In the 21st century, scientists have developed amazing new ways to observe the skies, and have made discoveries that have changed our understanding of the universe. The Cosmic Front visits scientists who are pioneering the latest techniques in space research, and brings us the latest pictures of the universe, with dramatic video images and dynamic CG simulations.

NHK - Tohoku's Cherry Blossoms (2017)  Video

Posted by notbanned at April 19, 2017
NHK - Tohoku's Cherry Blossoms (2017)

NHK - Tohoku's Cherry Blossoms (2017)
HDTV | 1280x720 | .MKV/AVC @ 4235 Kbps | 47mn 59s | 1.46 GiB
Audio: English AAC 123 kbps, 2 channels | Subs: None
Genre: Documentary

Snow-bound and still impacted by the 2011 earthquake and tsunami, the people of Tohoku wait eagerly for that springtime symbol of hope and life: the blossoming of cherry trees. Northern Japan boasts many varieties of cherry trees and some very beloved ones – a tree strong enough to grow through a boulder and another whose lineage stretches for a thousand years. Some of these trees are cared for by generations of the same families, people who know each bud on their trees and the best places to view the cherry blossoms.
NHK - Cycle Around Japan: Kumamoto Discovering a Land of Volcanoes (2017)

NHK - Cycle Around Japan: Kumamoto Discovering a Land of Volcanoes (2017)
HDTV | 1280 x 720 | .MKV/AVC @ 2692 Kbps | 48mn 20s | English AAC 126 Kbps, 2 channels | 975 MB
Genre: Documentary

Kumamoto Prefecture is the stage for cycling this time. The area, in the center of the island of Kyushu, is recovering from an earthquake last year. The program starts in the city of Kumamoto and works its way around the Amakusa island chain. It then heads for Mount Aso, where one of the world's largest volcanic craters is located. Meet the people and see the sights of this 4-day, 300km bicycle journey.

NHK - Jakuchu: The Devine Colors (2016)  Video

Posted by Tutorial at March 15, 2017
NHK - Jakuchu: The Devine Colors (2016)

NHK - Jakuchu: The Devine Colors (2016)
HDTV | 1280 x 720 | .MKV/AVC @ 2292 Kbps | 48mn 55s| English AAC 128 Kbps, 2 channels | 848 MB
Genre: Documentary, Arts

"My paintings will be understood 1000 years from now". Japanese painter Ito Jakuchu (1716-1800) left these mysterious words along with his many paintings. These prophetic words are coming true with recent finds using the latest technology to better understand the artist's creative process, and his singular style in composition and design. Observe in pristine images the remarkably fine lines of Jakuchu (0.1mm!), and find out the messages hidden in the paintings of "the man with the hand of god".