TV Schedule

  • 00:55

    29 Jan

    Living with Hitler - Season 1

    1935-1940: living with Hitler now means living in a Germany that is shaped according to the Führer's vision - work, church, school, the Olympics, Kristallnacht, Munich, and finally war.

  • 02:00

    29 Jan

    Living with Hitler - Season 1

    1940-1945: early victories, then stalemate and genocide, whether watching your neighbours being packed off or being a victim. Twelve years of terror would end in devastation and division.

  • 02:50

    29 Jan

    Deadman's Curse: The Lost Spanish Gold - Season 1

    In 1968, 71-year-old prospector Bernard Rover crawled through 10 miles of Pitt Lake wilderness in a fight for his life; he was disoriented and secretive about where he had been and what he had found.

  • 03:35

    29 Jan

    Cracking The Code - Season 1

    We explore the monumental challenge of deciphering a mysterious ancient language; unlocking its secrets is a 50-year obsessive journey that rewrites history.

  • 04:25

    29 Jan

    History Uncovered - Season 3

    We explore Austria's role as a testing ground for the Third Reich; Austria experimented with persecution and extermination policies that would go on to be generalised by the Germans.

  • 05:20

    29 Jan

    Wicked Inventions - Season 2

    Like it or not, warfare, conflict and the need to explore the unknown is the catalyst for human progress in technology. The fact is that mankind is at its most inventive when it's being destructive.

  • 06:25

    29 Jan

    Ancient Egypt - Chronicles of an Empire - Season 1

    Ancient Egypt is famous for its tomb complexes, mummies and buried treasures, firing people's imagination to this day; what insights can scientists gain from the dead about the lives of the Egyptians?

  • 07:35

    29 Jan

    Ancient Egypt - Chronicles of an Empire - Season 1

    Nothing represents the advanced civilization of Ancient Egypt more than the pyramids. Much about them is still a mystery to researchers. We trace the history of Egyptian tomb construction.

  • 08:40

    29 Jan

    Royals: Keeping the Crown - Season 1

    Royals discovered that breaking with tradition could get them into deep water, while other royals embraced change; by doing things differently, they managed to cling onto their crowns.

  • 09:40

    29 Jan

    Nicholas & Alexandra: Russia's Last Royals - Season 1

    We reveal the obstacles that Tsar Nicholas II and his wife Alexandra overcame. After a long-distance relationship, the two were married as the young Tsar assumed control of the Russian Empire.

  • 10:40

    29 Jan

    Anne Boleyn: Arrest, Trial, Execution - Season 1

    Historian Tracy Borman follows in the footsteps of Anne Boleyn, the second wife of Henry VIII; on the 2nd of May, 1536, she was accused of adultery and arrested. How did things come to this?

  • 11:40

    29 Jan

    Treasures with Bettany Hughes - Season 1

    The Mediterranean Sea has been called many names because it's been the lifeblood for countless civilisations; this body of water has experienced more human interaction than any other on the planet.

  • 12:40

    29 Jan

    Myths: Great Mysteries of Humanity - Season 1

    The Mothman: a creature that has been haunting the American town of Point Pleasant since the 1960s. Over 100 people claim to have seen him, but no-one can explain what it is or where it comes from.

  • 13:50

    29 Jan

    Planet of Treasures - Season 1

    Christopher Clark travels to Latin America; he follows the tracks of early advanced civilisations in Palenque and Teotihuacán and visits Cuba and the Galapagos Islands' national park.

  • 14:55

    29 Jan

    Deadman's Curse: The Lost Spanish Gold - Season 1

    In 1968, 71-year-old prospector Bernard Rover crawled through 10 miles of Pitt Lake wilderness in a fight for his life; he was disoriented and secretive about where he had been and what he had found.

  • 15:50

    29 Jan

    Cracking The Code - Season 1

    We explore the monumental challenge of deciphering a mysterious ancient language; unlocking its secrets is a 50-year obsessive journey that rewrites history.

  • 16:55

    29 Jan

    History Uncovered - Season 3

    We explore Austria's role as a testing ground for the Third Reich; Austria experimented with persecution and extermination policies that would go on to be generalised by the Germans.

  • 18:00

    29 Jan

    Versailles: The Challenges of The Sun King - Season 1

  • 19:00

    29 Jan

    Versailles: The Challenges of The Sun King - Season 1

  • 19:55

    29 Jan

    Ancient Superstructures - Season 1

    In the heart of the Peruvian Andes, the city of Machu Picchu remains the Inca's most breathtaking and enigmatic urban creation; today, experts investigate areas that were previously unknown.

  • 21:00

    29 Jan

    The Secrets of Hieroglyphics - Season 1

  • 22:00

    29 Jan

    The Secrets of Hieroglyphics - Season 1

  • 22:55

    29 Jan

    Egypt's Lost Pyramid

  • 23:55

    29 Jan

    Living with Hitler - Season 1

    The Weimar Republic collapses, the Nazis enter government; between 1933 and 1935 Hitler's grip on power becomes absolute and the Nazi flag flies everywhere - the Nazification of Germany is complete.

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