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The Best Documentaries of 2018 – Polygon

Source:  Polygon Three Identical Strangers - In 1980, Robert Shafran arrived at community college as a freshman only to be greeted as a big man on campus by students who seemed to know him already. He soon found his world shaken when a fellow student figured out what...

CuriosityStream serves up “The History of Food”

Source:  Realscreen Streaming and on-demand platform CuriosityStream will launch its original docuseries "The History of Food" later this month. The five-part culinary series explores the science, history, culture, and lore behind the foods of the world with renowned...

How IKEA gets you to impulsively buy more

Source:  VOX IKEA has mastered the “Gruen effect.” Researchers estimate that 50 percent of purchases are unplanned. These purchases, especially impulse buys, present an opportunity for retailers who can entice consumers to deviate from their shopping lists. One of the...

What if he falls? The terrifying reality behind filming “Free Solo”

Source:  The New York Times In 2017, when Alex Honnold made his stunning free-solo ascent of Yosemite’s El Capitan, he was taking an unimaginable risk: nearly three thousand feet of climbing without any ropes or safety equipment. But was the climb made even riskier by...

On the Road with the Migrant Caravan

Source:  The Guardian Thousands of Central American migrants headed towards Mexico City on Monday after three weeks of walking, pleading for rides, and depending on the solidarity of Mexicans of modest means. One group of at least 1,000 caravan participants headed out...

Kanopy signs licensing agreement with HBO Documentary Films

Source:  Business Wire Kanopy, a free-to-use streaming platform bringing in-demand films and documentaries, world cinema, and exclusive collections to an ever-growing fanbase, has announced a licensing agreement with HBO Documentary Films® which includes 43...

19 documentaries you won’t be able to pause once you start them

Source:  Buzzfeed Zion - This short documentary is about Zion Clark, a high school wrestler from Columbus, Ohio. Clark was born with caudal regression syndrome, which left him without legs. The film demonstrates his resilience as an athlete and wrestler. Minimalism...