Thunderbirds is a British mid-1960s science fiction television show devised by Gerry and Sylvia Anderson and made by AP Films using a form of marionette puppetry dubbed "Supermarionation". The series followed the adventures of International Rescue, a secretive organisation created to help those in grave danger using technically advanced equipment and machinery launched from its hidden Tracy Island base. The series focused on the head of the organisation, ex-astronaut Jeff Tracy, and his five sons who piloted the "Thunderbird" machines. Its London agent, Lady Penelope, also featured as a frequent guest-star.
A Martian Space Probe rocket is being transported to its launch site over the Allington Suspension Bridge when the suspension cables snap and the bridge collapses115
The Gray & Houseman Construction Company are building a road through a mountain range in South-East Asia using an amazing road building vehicle114
Returning from a rescue operation at an oil well fire, Thunderbird 2 strays into a Naval test area and is attacked by missiles launched from the USN Sentinel.113
Professor Borender, creator of a new rocket fuel produced from sea water, used to power the Sun Probe on its historic solar flight, disappears from a monotrain.112
Lady Penelope is visited by American businessman Warren Grafton, who explains that he is looking for investors in his Pacific Atlantic Monorail company.111
Two policemen, responding to a flying saucer report, find themselves attacked by Martians and trapped in a cave.110
Alan and Grandma are trapped high on the girders of a suspension bridge over the San Miguel River with a sonic wave generator positioned nearby.19
Fireflash 3 crashes into the sea soon after taking off from London Airport and Air-sea Rescue can find no trace of the wreckage.18
Lady Penelope and Parker are invited to break into the vault of the Bank of England to illustrate that improved security is required.17
Attempting to film the secrets of an atomic irrigation plant in Eastern Australia, The Hood accidentally causes a fire which leads to the explosion of the plant's nuclear reactor16
As Scott returns from the scene of a fire in Tokyo, Thunderbird 1 is shot down in the Sahara Desert by three unidentified fighter planes.15
The Sun Probe, a rocket designed to ferry three solarnauts to the Sun and return with a piece of solar matter, is launched from Cape Kennedy and within a week has arrived at its destination.14
A car crash in the underground parking lot of the newly opened Thompson Tower maxi-mall causes a raging inferno which soon consumes the building when the sprinkler system fails.13
In the African jungle, the US Army is testing a new all-terrain Sidewinder vehicle when the ground gives way and it falls into a blazing pit with a three man crew trapped inside12
Through a psychic rapport with his half-brother Kyrano, The Hood learns that International Rescue is ready to begin operations.11
Doc - James Burke: Connections ... Episode 1 (1978)
Follow James Burke through the history of science and technology in a unique interdisciplinary manner
Buckminster Fuller's "Everything I Know"
During the last two weeks of January, 1975 Buckminster Fuller gave an extraordinary series of lectures concerning his life's work lasting 42 hours. We present here every recorded moment.
Collection - Otto Muehl and Friends
A few videos from the co-founder of Viennese Actionism and the Friedrichshof Commune plus a few of his chums.
The Network Awesome Show
The Network Awesome Show is a music variety show that captures the creativity of the musicians and artists that drive the scene.
Live Music Show - Dengue Dancing and Buenos Aires Nightlife
Nightlife in Buenos Aires is a sweaty hot mess of fun that tends to go until the sun comes up 6 days a week. This collection is your audiovisual passport to what's good in a great city.