Channel 5 – Building the Billion Pound Mega Bridge (2020)

Channel 5 – Building the Billion Pound Mega Bridge (2020)
English | Size: 961 MB
Category: Documentary

Reveals the engineering secrets behind Montreal’s Samuel de Champlain Bridge, enabling it to carry one million vehicles every week and survive extreme temperature fluctuations. Super-strong expansion joints flex to allow the bridge’s individual deck sections to expand and contract as the temperature varies between -30C in winter and 35C in summer, while pier legs poured from superdense concrete are strong enough to withstand the crushing force of thousands of tons of river ice. [Read more…]

BBC – Ghosts of the Vietnam War (2020)

BBC – Ghosts of the Vietnam War (2020)
English | Size: 455 MB
Category: Documentary

Hundreds of thousands of South Korean soldiers fought alongside the Americans in Vietnam, but the story of South Korea’s involvement in the conflict is largely untold. More than fifty years later, a victim of Korean atrocities travels to the capital Seoul in search of justice. As part of the BBC’s Crossing Divides season, Ly Truong reports. [Read more…]

Linkedin Learning – ZBrush 2020 Essential Training

Linkedin Learning – ZBrush 2020 Essential Training-ZH
English | Size: 2.51 GB
Category: Tutorial

ZBrush combines 3D modeling, texturing, and painting into one digital sculpting workflow. Take a tour of the features in ZBrush and see how to use them in real-world projects Instructor Ryan Kittleson shows how to create basics forms with meshes, sculpt details with brushes, paint and texture models, and render the results using professional-level project [Read more…]

NHK Train Cruise – The Sanriku Coast’s Unbeatable Spirit (2020)

NHK Train Cruise – The Sanriku Coast’s Unbeatable Spirit (2020)
English | Size: 704 MB
Category: Documentary

The Sanriku Railway Rias Line runs 163km the length of Iwate Pref. in Japan’s northeast, from Kuji Station in the north through Sakari Station in the south. The only way to conquer the rugged coastline was to go through it, with no fewer than 80 tunnels. Brilliant scenery and the sea awaits when you exit each tunnel. Travel the Sanriku Railway that was the beacon of hope for the region’s quick recovery after the Sanriku coastline suffered major damage during the 2011 Great East Japan Earthquake. [Read more…]

BBC – Lost Lives (2020)

BBC – Lost Lives (2020)
English | Size: 1.64 GB
Category: Documentary

Lost Lives is a cinematic, feature-length film inspired by the book of the same name. Written over seven years by five journalists, it is the only book to record the circumstances of every death in the Northern Irish Troubles. [Read more…]

Packt – The Complete 2020 Ethereum and Solidity Developer Bootcamp

Packt – The Complete 2020 Ethereum and Solidity Developer Bootcamp-XQZT
English | Size: 5.88 GB
Category: Tutorial

Develop a blockchain notary office on Ethereum and learn all about Solidity, Remix, Ganache, Geth, Metamask, and Truffle [Read more…]

BBC – Afghanistan’s Open Secret (2020)

BBC – Afghanistan’s Open Secret (2020)
English | Size: 220 MB
Category: Tutorial

For years victims of child sex abuse in Afghanistan have suffered in secret. Talking about it is taboo and those who have tried to speak out have been silenced. [Read more…]

BBC Natural World – Tigers Hunting the Traffickers (2020)

BBC Natural World – Tigers: Hunting the Traffickers (2020)
English | Size: 1GB
Category: Documentary

Aldo Kane is on a mission to expose the shocking secrets of the illegal tiger trade in south east Asia and those who profit. Working alongside fearless wildlife crime investigators and covertly filming tiger traffickers, Aldo embarks on a perilous journey along key trafficking routes connecting Malaysia, China, Thailand, Laos and Vietnam. He reveals how the breeding and farming of captive tigers drives consumer demand for tiger products and fuels the poaching of wild tigers. Aldo’s secretly filmed evidence is presented to international decision-makers at the Convention on International Trade in Endangered Species (CITES) in the hope that it will bring about change. With fewer than 4,000 tigers left in the wild, Aldo’s investigation also highlights the plight of a majestic species on the brink of extinction. [Read more…]

BBC – Steve McQueen Le Mans and The Man (2020)

BBC – Steve McQueen: Le Mans and The Man (2020)
English | Size:
Category: Documentary

Follows Steve McQueen’s efforts to make his passion project, the 1971 film Le Mans, revealing the true extent of the troubled production process. Throughout filming, Steve would lose his marriage, close friendships, control of his film and endangered lives, as he risked everything in pursuit of his dream. [Read more…]

BBC – Whatever Happened to the Boat People (2020)

BBC – Whatever Happened to the Boat People (2020)
English | Size: 1.10 GB
Category: Documentary

Rachel Nguyen tells the story of the Vietnamese Boat People who came to Britain in the 70s and 80s. British-born Rachel, whose parents fled post-war Vietnam, discovers how a new community came to exist in Britain when Prime Minister Margaret Thatcher eventually agreed to take in 10,000 Vietnamese refugees. [Read more…]