TV Schedule

  • 00:00

    01 Feb

    Normandy '44: D-Day and the Battle for France - Season 1

    James Holland and Mike Simpson examine the preparations for the invasion across southern England before crossing the Channel to Normandy, coming to challenge many D-Day myths.

  • 01:00

    01 Feb

    Rise and Fall: The Turning Points of World War II - Season 1

    This episode explores moments of the war where Allied forces started to push back: the relief of Leningrad, the liberation of Paris, D-Day and the liberation of the Nazi extermination camps.

  • 02:00

    01 Feb

    Battle of Crete - Season 1

    In May 1941, 14,000 German paratroopers supported by nearly a thousand aircraft were dropped on the island in a unique blitzkrieg operation; an airborne invasion of this scale would never be repeated.

  • 02:55

    01 Feb

    Royals: Keeping the Crown - Season 1

    Queen Elizabeth had clung onto power, but the royals' position was made all the more perilous as powerful anti-Establishment voices in the press threatened to end the era of deference to royals.

  • 03:45

    01 Feb

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

    We discover how Tsar Nicholas II and his wife Alexandra's lack of understanding led the Russian Empire from being one of the great powers of the world to economic and military collapse.

  • 04:35

    01 Feb

    Anne Boleyn: Arrest, Trial, Execution - Season 1

    Tracy explores the events of the 15th of May, 1536, the day of Anne Boleyn's trial; the Queen of England is accused of adultery and treason - if she's found guilty, her fate will be death.

  • 05:25

    01 Feb

    Wicked Inventions - Season 2

    Audio Speakers - what part does a spider play in their manufacturing process? Fibre Optic Cables - the high-tech science behind transferring data using glass, light and reflections.

  • 06:20

    01 Feb

    Wicked Inventions - Season 2

    Audio Speakers - what part does a spider play in their manufacturing process? Fibre Optic Cables - the high-tech science behind transferring data using glass, light and reflections.

  • 06:50

    01 Feb

    Forbidden History - Season 6

    On a hill near Mt. Ararat in Turkey is what most scientists believe is just an unusually shaped rock formation; hoping to prove it's the remains of Noah's Ark, a research team investigates the site.

  • 07:45

    01 Feb

    Secrets of the Lost Ark - Season 1

    The Knights Templar stole the Ark of the Covenant, or so the stories say... a team of experts search for clues in Jerusalem's bedrock and at the depths of Akko Bay.

  • 08:40

    01 Feb

    Normandy '44: D-Day and the Battle for France - Season 1

    James Holland and Mike Simpson examine the preparations for the invasion across southern England before crossing the Channel to Normandy, coming to challenge many D-Day myths.

  • 09:40

    01 Feb

    Rise and Fall: The Turning Points of World War II - Season 1

    This episode explores moments of the war where Allied forces started to push back: the relief of Leningrad, the liberation of Paris, D-Day and the liberation of the Nazi extermination camps.

  • 10:45

    01 Feb

    Battle of Crete - Season 1

    In May 1941, 14,000 German paratroopers supported by nearly a thousand aircraft were dropped on the island in a unique blitzkrieg operation; an airborne invasion of this scale would never be repeated.

  • 11:50

    01 Feb

    Ancient Engineering - Season 2

    Since their earliest days in ancient Greek and Roman civilisations, stadiums have been regarded as architectural masterpieces in their surrounding cities, but none more so than the Colosseum in Rome.

  • 12:50

    01 Feb

    Wicked Inventions - Season 2

    Audio Speakers - what part does a spider play in their manufacturing process? Fibre Optic Cables - the high-tech science behind transferring data using glass, light and reflections.

  • 13:25

    01 Feb

    Wicked Inventions - Season 2

    Crash Test Dummies - what is the grisly past behind the development of car safety? Lasers - how can a beam of light blow up a ship?

  • 13:50

    01 Feb

    Ancient Superstructures - Season 2

    In the very centre of Paris stands a remarkable wonder of engineering - the Louvre. Investigators are using new technology to unravel the astonishing past life of the building.

  • 15:00

    01 Feb

    The Mystery of the Holy Lance

  • 16:00

    01 Feb

    Forbidden History - Season 6

    On a hill near Mt. Ararat in Turkey is what most scientists believe is just an unusually shaped rock formation; hoping to prove it's the remains of Noah's Ark, a research team investigates the site.

  • 17:00

    01 Feb

    Secrets of the Lost Ark - Season 1

    The Knights Templar stole the Ark of the Covenant, or so the stories say... a team of experts search for clues in Jerusalem's bedrock and at the depths of Akko Bay.

  • 17:55

    01 Feb

    Normandy '44: D-Day and the Battle for France - Season 1

    James Holland and Mike Simpson examine the preparations for the invasion across southern England before crossing the Channel to Normandy, coming to challenge many D-Day myths.

  • 18:55

    01 Feb

    Rise and Fall: The Turning Points of World War II - Season 1

    This episode explores moments of the war where Allied forces started to push back: the relief of Leningrad, the liberation of Paris, D-Day and the liberation of the Nazi extermination camps.

  • 19:55

    01 Feb

    Battle of Crete - Season 1

    In May 1941, 14,000 German paratroopers supported by nearly a thousand aircraft were dropped on the island in a unique blitzkrieg operation; an airborne invasion of this scale would never be repeated.

  • 21:00

    01 Feb

    Royals: Keeping the Crown - Season 1

    Queen Elizabeth had clung onto power, but the royals' position was made all the more perilous as powerful anti-Establishment voices in the press threatened to end the era of deference to royals.

  • 22:00

    01 Feb

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

    We discover how Tsar Nicholas II and his wife Alexandra's lack of understanding led the Russian Empire from being one of the great powers of the world to economic and military collapse.

  • 23:00

    01 Feb

    Anne Boleyn: Arrest, Trial, Execution - Season 1

    Tracy explores the events of the 15th of May, 1536, the day of Anne Boleyn's trial; the Queen of England is accused of adultery and treason - if she's found guilty, her fate will be death.

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