Learn Through Videos: Engineering
This is a collection of links to educational videos related to engineers and engineering, which are made for a general audience. The videos contained cover a variety of topics on engineering; some of them explore the engineering feats accomplished by some of the great civilizations in history; some tell the history of electronic digital computers; some look at how engineers and designers use historic inventions and clues from the natural world in ingenious ways to develop new buildings and machines; and some deal with industrial design, product design, and our relationship with the manufactured objects that surround us.
Richard Hammond's Engineering Connections 2
This is a six-part documentary series presented by Richard Hammond, looking at the engineering connections behind the world's most advanced structures.
James Burke's Connections II
This is a twenty-episode documentary television series presented by science historian James Burke, presenting an interdisciplinary approach to the history of science and invention.
The Ascent of Man
This is a BBC documentary series presented by Jacob Bronowski, looking at human history through scientific and technological achievements from prehistoric era to the mid-20th century.
This is a 2001 documentary film that traces the twenty-year history of GNU, Linux, open source, and the free software movement.
Triumph of the Nerds: The Rise of Accidental Empires
This is a PBS documentary series hosted by Bob Cringely, telling a history of personal computers from its beginning in the 1970s to the release of Windows 95 in the mid 1990s.
Nerds 2.0.1: A Brief History of the Internet
This is a 1998 PBS documentary series presented by Bob Cringely, looking at the history of the Internet from the 1950s to the mid 1990s.
Inside the Mind of Google
Maria Bartiromo takes viewers Inside The Mind of Google for a rare look at the world's most powerful technology company and its crown jewel, the Google Internet search engine.
Digital Nation: Life on the Virtual Frontier
This film presents an in-depth exploration of what it means to be human in a 21st-century digital world.
The Missing Secrets of Nikola Tesla
Nikola Tesla (10 July 1856 7 January 1943) was an inventor and a mechanical and electrical engineer.
The Secret of Nikola Tesla
The Secret of Nikola Tesla (Serbo-Croatian: Tajna Nikole Tesle) is a 1980 Yugoslav biographical film which details events in the life of legendary inventor Nikola Tesla.
Space Race - The Untold Story
This is a National Geographic documentary telling the behind story about the American/Soviet space race led by Wernher von Braun and Sergei Korolev.
The Satellite Story
The Satellite Story is a 2007 BBC documentary celebrating the 50th anniversary of the first satellite, Sputnik, which launched the space age in 1957.
Mars: Dead or Alive
This goes behind the scenes at the Jet Propulsion Laboratory to offer a look at the construction and launch of two Martian exploratory rovers: "Spirit" and "Opportunity".
This is a documentary film directed by Gary Hustwit, about industrial design, product design, and our relationship with the manufactured objects that surround us.
The Genius of the Design
This is a BBC documentary series narrated by Denis Lawson, exploring the history of design, from the birth of industrial design to today.