Orbit Earth's Extraordinary Journey 2012 1080p Bluray DTS 5.0 x264-DON
Audio:English AC-3 5.0 @ 384kbps(DON 2013)
Directed by: Charles Colville, Arif Nurmohamed, Dick Taylor
Starring: Kate Humble, Helen Czerski
For most of human history, the concept of motion of our planet's great doubt. It was believed that the Earth is located in the center of the universe, and everything else moves around it. And when it turned out that, in fact, that the earth revolves around the sun, the answers to many questions were found mysterious ...
Right now you're hurtling around the Sun at 100,000 kms an hour. Join Kate Humble and Dr Helen Czerski as they explore the relationship between the Earth's orbit and the weather.
Episode 1: Pathway
Right now you're hurtling around the sun at 64,000 miles an hour (100,000 kms an hour). In the next year you'll travel 584 million miles, to end up back where you started.
Presenters Kate Humble and Dr Helen Czerski follow the Earth's voyage around the sun for one complete orbit, to witness the astonishing consequences this journey has for us all.
In this first episode they travel from July to the December solstice, experiencing spectacular weather and the largest tides on Earth. To show how the Earth's orbit affects our lives, Helen jumps out of an aeroplane and Kate briefly becomes the fastest driver on Earth.
Episode 2: Spin
Episode 3: Tilt