TV Schedule

  • 00:10

    24 Feb

    War Factories - Season 3

    On the 7th of December, 1941, the Japanese attacked Pearl Harbor; the attack brought America into WWII and changed how battles were fought as the first-ever assault by aircraft-carrier based fighters.

  • 01:05

    24 Feb

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

    The Axis forces begin to lose hold on their previous triumphs; between Japan's loosening hold on southeast Asia and Germany's growing defeats in Europe, we begin to see WW2's turning of the tide.

  • 02:10

    24 Feb

    Greatest Events of World War II In Colour - Season 1

    1942: Hitler pits the forces of the German Fatherland against those of the Soviet Motherland at Stalingrad. Stalin's fiercely patriotic army will fight the Nazis to the last drop of blood.

  • 03:00

    24 Feb

    The Silk Road - Season 1

    Sam Willis traces the story of the famous Silk Road trade route; he explores Venice's Renaissance architecture and art before travelling to the road's beginning in Xian in China.

  • 03:55

    24 Feb

    The Silk Road - Season 1

    Sam Willis travels west to central Asia, a place of major innovations, big historical characters, and a people - the Sogdians - whose role was pivotal to the Silk Road's success.

  • 04:45

    24 Feb

    The Silk Road - Season 1

    Sam Willis continues his journey west in Iran; he begins in Persepolis, the heart of the first Persian empire, before heading to Istanbul and then coming full circle to Venice.

  • 05:35

    24 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.

  • 06:15

    24 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.

  • 06:40

    24 Feb

    Strangest Things - Season 1

    Is the 11,000-year-old heavily worked skull of a deer evidence of the earliest known religion, and is a Bronze Age disk covered in gold decoration the earliest representation of the cosmos?

  • 07:40

    24 Feb

    Planet of Treasures - Season 1

    Christopher Clark travels through Jordan, via Persepolis, to Isfahan in Iran; he follows the trails of the Persians, Greeks, Romans and Nabateans up to the great Islamic colonisation.

  • 08:45

    24 Feb

    WWII: Frontlines - Season 1

    February 1945: a quarter of all US Marines who died in WWII were killed in Iwo Jima; the Leathernecks were forced to re-think their tactics as one in three of them became a casualty.

  • 09:50

    24 Feb

    The World War: 1914-1945 - Season 1

    Operation Barbarossa's endgame does not come to fruition; with the world distracted, Japan launch their attack on Pearl Harbor, forcing American isolationists to join the war in earnest.

  • 10:50

    24 Feb

    Greatest Events of World War II In Colour - Season 1

    1942: Hitler pits the forces of the German Fatherland against those of the Soviet Motherland at Stalingrad. Stalin's fiercely patriotic army will fight the Nazis to the last drop of blood.

  • 11:55

    24 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.

  • 12:50

    24 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.

  • 13:50

    24 Feb

    Treasures Decoded - Season 3

    Ramesses II was Egypt's greatest pharaoh; his capital city, Pi-Ramesses, was known to be a magnificent city, yet it seemed to have completely disappeared over the passage of time.

  • 14:50

    24 Feb

    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.

  • 15:50

    24 Feb

    Strangest Things - Season 1

    Is the 11,000-year-old heavily worked skull of a deer evidence of the earliest known religion, and is a Bronze Age disk covered in gold decoration the earliest representation of the cosmos?

  • 16:50

    24 Feb

    Myths: Great Mysteries of Humanity - Season 2

    People have always believed in life after death, ancestors coming back to visit us, and souls lingering between two worlds, but is it actually possible to come back to Earth as an ethereal spirit?

  • 17:55

    24 Feb

    WWII: Frontlines - Season 1

    February 1945: a quarter of all US Marines who died in WWII were killed in Iwo Jima; the Leathernecks were forced to re-think their tactics as one in three of them became a casualty.

  • 19:00

    24 Feb

    The World War: 1914-1945 - Season 1

    Operation Barbarossa's endgame does not come to fruition; with the world distracted, Japan launch their attack on Pearl Harbor, forcing American isolationists to join the war in earnest.

  • 20:00

    24 Feb

    Greatest Events of World War II In Colour - Season 1

    1942: Hitler pits the forces of the German Fatherland against those of the Soviet Motherland at Stalingrad. Stalin's fiercely patriotic army will fight the Nazis to the last drop of blood.

  • 21:00

    24 Feb

    The Silk Road - Season 1

    Sam Willis traces the story of the famous Silk Road trade route; he explores Venice's Renaissance architecture and art before travelling to the road's beginning in Xian in China.

  • 22:05

    24 Feb

    The Silk Road - Season 1

    Sam Willis travels west to central Asia, a place of major innovations, big historical characters, and a people - the Sogdians - whose role was pivotal to the Silk Road's success.

  • 23:05

    24 Feb

    The Silk Road - Season 1

    Sam Willis continues his journey west in Iran; he begins in Persepolis, the heart of the first Persian empire, before heading to Istanbul and then coming full circle to Venice.

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Brings history to life with captivating documentaries that take a fresh, modern look into history. We take our viewers on a powerful journey through time with intelligent, well researched programmes that entertain and challenge their minds. The focus is on european history, revealing the secrets of the past and how it defines us today.

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