Year of Release 2006

Colliding Continents

Colliding Continents

2006, Science

How will our planet look hundreds of millions of years from now? In Colliding Continents, a fast-paced and enlightening documentary from Naked Science, geologists and other experts look to our distant past in search of answers. The structure of our...

7.55
Samurai Sword: Making of a Legend

Samurai Sword: Making of a Legend

2006, Technology

Few weapons achieve iconic status, but the samurai sword would definitely belong at the top of that short list. Samurai Sword: Making of a Legend examines the weapon's rich history, painstakingly detailed artistry, and spiritual significance. The...

9.02
The Girl Who Never Ate

The Girl Who Never Ate

2006, Health

Seven-year old Tia McCarthy was physically incapable of eating. It was a puzzle that continued to mystify the medical community in spite of their best efforts to correct it. The fascinating and touching documentary The Girl Who Never Ate profiles her...

8.83
Death of the Sun

Death of the Sun

2006, Science

The Sun sustains all life on our planet. As we frolic and bask under the warmth of its glow, little do we realize how it may one day have the power to destroy us as well. Death of the Sun, produced by the renowned Naked Science series, outlines the...

7.48
Pyramids

Pyramids

2006, Technology

Even after more than four thousand years, the Pyramids in Egypt continue to inspire awe and wonderment for their sheer size, complexity, and the lingering questions and myths regarding the manner in which they were constructed so long ago. With no...

7.38
Moon Mysteries

Moon Mysteries

2006, Science

The Moon is our planet's closest neighbor. It's responsible for our tides, seasons, the stabilization of our axis, and the length of our days and nights. Without it, most life forms on Earth would likely not exist. But how much do we really know about...

7.27
World War I: American Legacy

World War I: American Legacy

2006, History

Narrated by David Carradine, this poignant film reveals the true cost of World War I. The forgotten soldiers whose graves were never marked, the expense of human life and the immense suffering of those who did survive (for every man who was killed,...

8.21
The Secret Family of Jesus

The Secret Family of Jesus

2006, Religion

This is the narrative of the intrigue that Dan Brown failed to address. More important than the Da Vinci Code it's an account of past events that has been invisible for more than 2,000 years. It takes us right back to the very root of Christianity and...

7.24
Who Killed the Maya?

Who Killed the Maya?

2006, Mystery

A powerful civilization ruled Central America for thousands of years, then mysteriously vanished. We've never known for sure what triggered this apocalypse. But now one man has stumbled upon dramatic new evidence. Can we finally reveal who killed the...

7.49
The 46 Year Pregnancy

The 46 Year Pregnancy

2006, Health

In 1955, in a small village outside Casablanca, 26-year-old Zahra was pregnant with her first child. But after 48 hours of painful labor the baby was still not born. She was rushed to the local hospital, but in the ward she saw a woman in terrible...

7.31
Queens of Heart

Queens of Heart

2006, Sexuality

Queens of Heart tries to do the first cognitive examination of drag performance, applied in one of the oldest existing female imitation clubs in the United States. Darcelle XV Showplace in Portland has become a ritual place for young women attending...

7.06
Meth

Meth

2006, Drugs

This documentary investigates the growing influx of crystal methamphetamine usage within the gay populace. Through the testimonies of a several gay men, we understand of the drug's magnetism, its assurance, and why its reputation is rising. Some of...

8.39