TV Schedule

  • 00:50

    23 Feb

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

    We examine key movements in the Pacific Theatre - the Fall of Singapore, the Battle of Midway and the Kokoda Campaign - Rommel's offensives in Africa, and the Allied bombing campaign over Europe.

  • 01:50

    23 Feb

    Greatest Events of World War II In Colour - Season 1

    In the aftermath of Japan's attack at Pearl Harbor, the Navy moves in for a knockout blow. Japan's next strike is thrown into chaos when its plans are unearthed by an American codebreaker.

  • 02:45

    23 Feb

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

    A map left for his grandchildren shows that 1940s prospector Dick Carter was hot on Slumach's trail; the map leads the team back to Pitt Lake for one last attempt to find Slumach's gold.

  • 03:25

    23 Feb

    Cracking The Code - Season 1

    This is the story of cracking humanity's most complex and important code; unravelling the secrets of the Human Genome pushes modern science to its very limits.

  • 04:20

    23 Feb

    Conspiracy - Season 1

    Walking us through the shadowy boundaries that lay between fact and fiction, this fascinating series examines a number of cases from alleged UFO sighting cover-ups to the murky world of Hollywood.

  • 05:05

    23 Feb

    Strangest Things - Season 1

    How did a faked human fossil fool experts for half a century, and how did a lump of wood and some bits of bent metal become one of Russia's most dangerous weapons?

  • 06:05

    23 Feb

    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

    23 Feb

    Strangest Things - Season 1

    How did a faked human fossil fool experts for half a century, and how did a lump of wood and some bits of bent metal become one of Russia's most dangerous weapons?

  • 07:25

    23 Feb

    Planet of Treasures - Season 1

    Christopher Clark visits some of the diverse and historic UNESCO World Heritage Sites in India and tries to answer the question as to what unites the 1.4 billion people on the subcontinent.

  • 08:30

    23 Feb

    WWII: Frontlines - Season 1

    December 1944: with Europe in the grip of a terrible winter, Hitler's Panzers spearhead an attack on the Allied frontline in the Ardennes; they are to break through and re-capture the port of Antwerp.

  • 09:35

    23 Feb

    The World War: 1914-1945 - Season 1

    After a snub in Munich, the Soviets make a pact with the Germans; with the invasion of Poland, the pretence of peace is gone as France and the UK declare war on Germany.

  • 10:35

    23 Feb

    Greatest Events of World War II In Colour - Season 1

    In the aftermath of Japan's attack at Pearl Harbor, the Navy moves in for a knockout blow. Japan's next strike is thrown into chaos when its plans are unearthed by an American codebreaker.

  • 11:35

    23 Feb

    Royals: The Lost Letters - Season 1

    There are private and public pressures on the Windsors; on a visit to the East End, Bertie and his wife are shouted at: 'We don't want no royal parasites, give us food!' The Great Depression has hit.

  • 12:35

    23 Feb

    Secrets of the Six Wives - Season 1

    Lucy Worsley examines Henry VIII's last three wives: Anne of Cleves (called 'ugly'), young Catherine Howard - whose tragic childhood was abusive - and the far from saintly nurse Catherine Parr.

  • 13:45

    23 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.

  • 14:50

    23 Feb

    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?

  • 15:50

    23 Feb

    Strangest Things - Season 1

    How did a faked human fossil fool experts for half a century, and how did a lump of wood and some bits of bent metal become one of Russia's most dangerous weapons?

  • 16:50

    23 Feb

    Myths: Great Mysteries of Humanity - Season 2

    The Great Flood is said to have destroyed all life on Earth; the Book of Genesis describes a catastrophe of biblical proportions. Did this flood take place, and if so, what caused it?

  • 17:55

    23 Feb

    WWII: Frontlines - Season 1

    December 1944: with Europe in the grip of a terrible winter, Hitler's Panzers spearhead an attack on the Allied frontline in the Ardennes; they are to break through and re-capture the port of Antwerp.

  • 19:00

    23 Feb

    The World War: 1914-1945 - Season 1

    After a snub in Munich, the Soviets make a pact with the Germans; with the invasion of Poland, the pretence of peace is gone as France and the UK declare war on Germany.

  • 20:00

    23 Feb

    Greatest Events of World War II In Colour - Season 1

    In the aftermath of Japan's attack at Pearl Harbor, the Navy moves in for a knockout blow. Japan's next strike is thrown into chaos when its plans are unearthed by an American codebreaker.

  • 21:00

    23 Feb

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

    A map left for his grandchildren shows that 1940s prospector Dick Carter was hot on Slumach's trail; the map leads the team back to Pitt Lake for one last attempt to find Slumach's gold.

  • 21:55

    23 Feb

    Cracking The Code - Season 1

    This is the story of cracking humanity's most complex and important code; unravelling the secrets of the Human Genome pushes modern science to its very limits.

  • 22:55

    23 Feb

    Conspiracy - Season 1

    Walking us through the shadowy boundaries that lay between fact and fiction, this fascinating series examines a number of cases from alleged UFO sighting cover-ups to the murky world of Hollywood.

  • 23:55

    23 Feb

    War Factories - Season 3

    The Spitfire, the Hurricane, the Lancaster and Wellington bombers - aircraft which arguably won the Battle of Britain - had one thing in common: they were powered by the Rolls-Royce Merlin engine.

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