The Best of National Geographic Channel DVD collection makes a perfect gift and a great sampler of some of our best current series and classic programs. Includes three episodes of Ultimate Factories, Inside the Milky Way, four episodes from season two of Shark Men, four episodes from season two of Alaska State Troopers, and National Geographic's Most Incredible Photos. See the Title List tab for more information.
Ultimate Factories Go behind the scenes as National Geographic explores manufacturing goliaths and brings to life some of the greatest one-of-a-kind factories in the world. Includes three episodes: BMW, Corvette, and Peterbilt.
Inside the Milky Way Using cutting-edge science, National Geographic constructs a 3-D state-of-the-art CGI model of our galaxy. Gaze into the heart of the Milky Way on the hunt for super-massive black holes. Witness as stars are born and die. Fly out and above the plane of our galaxy to understand its true shape and scour its dusty spiral arms for the possibility of life.
50 minutes. #169; 2010
Shark Men As one of the planet's most feared creatures, few people would search out a great white shark, let alone try to catch one. Shark Men features a team of anglers and scientists who go against the grain and actively try to hunt these skilled predators. Their aim: to uncover spectacular secrets about the shark's migratory patterns, breeding and birthing sites. Join the crew and experts from Expedition Great White as they set out to land even more monster great whites. Includes four episodes from Season Two: Murky Waters, Hot Water, Surfing with Sharks, and Young and Hungry.
Alaska State Troopers
National Geographic follows the Alaska State Troopers, capturing a mixture of raw nature and criminal activity throughout the Alaskan wilderness and its remote villages. Each episode presents a "day-in-the-life" look at the job. Responding by land, air and seawith backup sometimes days awaythey face danger to protect the people and wildlife of Alaska. Includes four episodes from Season Two: Spring Break Madness, Arctic Force, Manhunt, and Justice Below Zero.
Flip through the pages of any issue of the National Geographic magazine and you'll find eye-opening and evocative imagesamong the best published anywhere in the world. Yet even among these striking images, there are some that stand out as instant icons for our times and our world. Witness the memorable, behind-the-scenes stories of the best of the best photos from National Geographic magazine. Includes National Geographic's Most Incredible Photos: Lava Hunter, National Geographic's Most Incredible Photos: Afghan Warrior, and Nat Geo's Top 10 Photos.
Comments about Best of National Geographic Channel 5-DVD Collection, Volume 2:
This great DVD collection offers something for everyone. Watch one at a time or all in one sitting on a rainy day. Each DVD comes in it's own case so one can easily share with others and swap stories of your favorites.
Bottom Line Yes, I would recommend this to a friend