Category Archives: documentary

Facebook: Cracking the Code

Facebook is an enormously powerful corporation, harnessing both the self-disclosed and gleaned personal data of almost 2 billion people. Its user-base is larger than the population of any country. The company is all pervasive online, tracking and profiling users and … Continue reading

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A detailed tour of the ISS

American astronaut Steven Swanson takes us on a most detailed tour of the International Space Station. [50:31] Video link.

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Zero Hour: Disaster at Chernobyl

The explosion at Chernobyl was ten times worse than that at Hiroshima and was due to a combination of human error and imperfect technology. Using a real-time split-screen format reminiscent of the hit series, 24, this programme examines the 60 … Continue reading

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Tesla Motors

Elon Musk is the next visionary to revolutionize our world. This is the story of his electric cars and a bit of what else he’s dabbling in. [50:05] Video link.

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Survival Technology – Modern Marvels

All the harsh climates that nature has provided over the centuries inspires humans to cope by preparing themselves the best way they know how. [43:03] Video link.

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The Cars of Cuba

A couple of Aussie guys are in Havana to explore the culture, meet the locals, visit some mechanics and drive some cars! [31:30] Video link.

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Inside the International Space Station

Steven Swanson gives us one of the most detailed tours of the ISS. [50:31] Video link.

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The Great Robot Race

NOVA episode from 2015 follows teams of scientists who are trying to race off-road vehicles autonomously. [52:22] – 360p Video link.

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What happened to America Online?

The story of AOL from birth to collapse, by way of the Apple Link and endless free disks and CDs. Join me in LGR Tech Tales, looking at stories of technological inspiration, failure, and everything in-between. [21:04] Video link.

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What happened to AOL?

The story of AOL from birth to collapse, by way of the Apple Link and endless free disks and CDs. [21:04] Video link.

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Kevin Mitnick – I Am Rebel

Kevin Mitnick, the nation’s first dark-side hacker, who used his “social engineering” skills to send the FBI on a cat-and-mouse chase and eventually became the government’s greatest tool in understanding computer security. The legendary Lewis De Payne is also featured … Continue reading

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Cosmic Journeys – Hubble: Universe in Motion

Since its launch 25 Years ago, the Hubble Telescope has returned images of unprecedented beauty of a dynamic and changing universe. In this episode of Cosmic Journeys, Hubble’s most iconic images are bought to life to answer some of the … Continue reading

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Replacing the old homemade CNC machine

Follow along with Frank Howarth as he disassembles his hand-built CNC machine in preparation of receiving a new one. Part 1 [7:50] I have started a new relationship with CNC Router Parts LLC. This will start with me receiving a … Continue reading

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A look back at 2016 in Chilliwack, BC

The wackos are everywhere. Mostly at night. No one is safe. [18:01] YouTube link.

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About the Millenials

Simon Sinek on Millennials in the Workplace Simon puts his finger on what happened to the next generation of our kids. [15:00] YouTube link.

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Wall Mounted Tool Chest

New Yankee Workshop Norm Abram builds a replica of the finest example of a tool chest ever made which was built by Henry Studley between 1890 and 1920. [24:40] Video link.

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