Best expedition

Directed by Thor Heyerdahl. With Thor Heyerdahl, Herman Watzinger, Erik Hesselberg, Knut Haugland. A documentary about the Kon-Tiki expedition of the Norwegian explorer Thor Heyerdahl.

You can watch the accompanying videos here:

The Commanding Heights: The Battle for the World Economy by Daniel Yergin, Joseph Stanislaw ["A-" grade]; probably best of the dense, historical/political books I've read (where I never finished "The Prize" but I'll bet it's equally good or better)

The Ascent of Money. Excellent docuseries available to watch for free online at

The Ascent of Money

Natural World (TV series) - Wikipedia

Natural World (TV series) - Wikipedia

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With Pierce Brosnan, David Attenborough, Jason Roberts. Mammoth series, five years in the making, taking a look at the rich tapestry of life in the world's oceans.

Heart breaking, powerful

"The Last Lions" DVD by Dereck & Beverly Joubert - BiddingForGood Fundraising Auction

Modern economy history in the form of a fascinating thriller

Modern economy history in the form of a fascinating thriller

Loggerhead journey to reach the beach where she was born.

movie :: Nature: Voyage of the Lonely Turtle

Kon Tiki

August the balsa wood raft Kon-Tiki, which had carried a crew, led by Thor Heyerdahl, miles across the Pacific Ocean, crashes into a reef in a Polynesian archipelago.