The Unknown Planet

Films / Thursday, 24 September 2009

New Zealand: On the Edge of the Oceans

Amazing landscapes of New Zealand — the land of the long white cloud: silver beaches of the East coast, pikes of Southern New Zealand Alps, unique footage of dolphins and whales.
 

Films / Thursday, 24 September 2009

Caucuses' Babylon

Travelers and researchers are attracted to this region due to its national peculiarities. 29 out of 44 languages of the Caucasus are spoken here. Religious tolerance, enormous diversity of nationalities and incredible nature create here a piece of heaven.
 

Films / Saturday, 19 September 2009

Decrypting Maya

In 1922, in a small railway village near Kharkov, Ukraine, a boy was born. By the age of five, he already knew the alphabet and had begun to write his own stories. But most surprising were the drawings in his notebooks with unexplained captions. Only a few decades later was the meaning of these words revealed, when their connection with the extinct Maya Indian Empire emerged.
 

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