documentaries

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    Do the Risks of Fluoride Outweigh the Benefits?

    Water fluoridation has been hailed as one of the greatest achievements of the 20th century. Much of the scientific and medical community have lauded its ability to reduce tooth decay. Today, 95% of the world's toothpaste sold today contains sodium fluoride. But the question is, do the risks of...
  2. The Archetype

    The Yogis of Tibet

    The "Yogis of Tibet" provides a unique look into the lives and beliefs of a group of people that have been physically isolated by mountains from the rest of the world for countless generations. Life was difficult high in the Himalayan mountains, and these people survived to develop a philosophy...
  3. Anomaly

    The Sack of Troy

    According to the calculations of Eratosthenes of Cyrene, the city of Troy was destroyed during Trojan War on June 11, 1184 BC, famously described in Homer's Iliad. The Iliad tells of the battles and events of the war, caused by the elopement of Helen of Sparta with Prince Paris of Troy. As...
  4. Prophetess

    Suicide of Nero

    On June 9, 68 AD, the Roman emperor Nero committed suicide, which brought to an end the Julio-Claudian dynasty. Discontent and rebellion within the military ranks plagued Nero in his final year of rulership. In desperation, Nero floated the idea of appealing to Servius Sulpicius Galba and the...
  5. A Measure of Wheat

    Tiananmen Square Massacre

    On June 4, 1989, seven weeks of peaceful protests in Beijing's Tiananmen Square were concluded with bloodshed. The communist People's Liberation Army declared martial law and then proceeded to arrest and murder thousands of pro-democracy protesters. The protesters were responding to rapid...
  6. A Measure of Wheat

    The Secret Life of Timothy McVeigh

    On April 19, 1995, the Alfred P. Murrah Federal Building in downtown Oklahoma City was attacked with a truck bomb, killing 168 people and injuring over 700 more. Prior to the 9/11 attacks, the Oklahoma City Bombing was the deadliest terrorist attack on United States soil. Forensic evidence...