Documentary → BBC - Joan Armatrading Me, Myself, I (2019) 720p HDTV
BBC - Joan Armatrading: Me, Myself, I (2019) 720p HDTV
English | Size: 908 MB
Joan Armatrading is one the most influential singer-songwriters in Britain. A national icon, she is known for her singular vision, both as a writer and as a performer. She has performed around the world to sell-out stadiums, releasing records and touring almost constantly from the early 70s to the present day.
NHK Cycle Around Japan - Oki Islands: A Legacy of Pride (2019) 720p HDTV
English | Size: 1.26 GB
In a 150-km summer cycle ride, Michael Rice explores the remote Oki Islands, deeply forested and surrounded by the crystal clear waters of the Sea of Japan. Riding in his triathlon gear, he's ready for a dip whenever Nishinoshima's beaches offer the chance. On Nakanoshima, he meets the 48th descendant of a proud family that looked after an exiled former emperor 8 centuries ago, and still cares for his tomb. And on Dogo, the largest island, he tries his hand at traditional Oki sumo wrestling.
Curiosity TV - Breakthrough: Touching the Sun (2019) 1080p HDTV
English | Size: 349 MB
Breakthrough: Touching the Sun
For all of human history, the Sun, our home star, has measured our days and our seasons while fueling all life on Earth. Yet it remains an enigma. NASA's Parker Probe Plus is on a mission to change that -- flying through dangerous radiation to become the closest spaceship to orbit our Sun.
Discovery Ch. - Expedition Unknown: Siberia,s Coldest Case (2019) 1080p HDTV
English | Size: 1.37 GB
Expedition Unknown: Siberia's Coldest Case
Josh Gates concludes his in-depth investigation of the Dyatlov Pass Incident. Taking on Dead Mountain's brutal conditions, Josh and two investigators re-trace the last steps of the hikers. A big discovery could finally solve the mystery.
Documentary → RTE - John Holland Submarine Inventor (2018) 720p HDTV
RTE - John Holland: Submarine Inventor (2018) 720p HDTV
English | Size: 797 MB
John Philip Holland is the Clare born inventor of the modern submarine. A self proclaimed pacifist, he created one of the most formidable weapons of war. An Irish patriot, whose first working submarines were funded by Irish revolutionaries in the US, he later developed the first US and British submarine fleets. A self taught genius of the late 19th century, his remarkable legacy is neglected and forgotten.
Channel 5 - Lockerbie: The Unheard Voices (2018) 720p HDTV
English | Size: 1003 MB
Examines the downing of the Pan Am flight in December 1988. The stories of six victims and six survivors are told, including the man who got drunk at Heathrow and missed the flight, the mother and daughter who flipped a coin to decide who would travel, and the father taking his young family on holiday.
CH4 Secret History - Skeletons of the Mary Rose: The New Evidence (2019) 720p HDTV
English | Size: 837 MB
Scientists and historians use isotope and DNA analysis to identify the crew of Henry VIII's flagship, which sank off the coast of Portsmouth in 1545. With the help of Mary Rose Trust curator Alex Hildred, the programme uncovers evidence that many of the sailors were of African origin, and traces surviving descendants of the only two members of the crew who can be identified by name. Plus, the little-known story of a 16th-century Guinean free-diver who retrieved several treasures from the wreck.
BBC - Life of a Mountain: A Year on Blencathra (2017) 1080p HDTV
English | Size: 1.72 GB
Looks at the lives of local residents, schoolchildren and visitors to the mountain with contributions from comedian Ed Byrne, broadcaster Stuart Maconie, mountaineer Alan Hinkes OBE and record-breaking fell runner Steve Birkinshaw.
Smithsonian Ch. - Mystery of the Hope Diamond (2010) 1080p HDTV
English | Size: 1.50 GB
Mystery of the Hope Diamond
Embark on an epic journey of Hope. The legend is as massive and multifaceted as the gem itself, spanning one billion years, three continents and leaving a trail of intrigue, envy and death. We uncover the science and secrets of history's most famous jewel by visiting different countries and getting expert opinions from forensic scientists and history scholars.
BBC - New Forest: A Year in the Wild Wood (2019) 720p HDTV
English | Size: 1.42 GB
Peter Owen-Jones spends 12 months in the New Forest National Park in Hampshire, exploring its wildlife and history and meeting the people whose ancient way of life has helped shaped the land since Neolithic times.