TV Schedule

  • 00:05

    16 Feb

    WWII: Hell on Earth - Season 1

    Germany continues to build its empire in Europe, occupying Poland, Czechoslovakia, Austria, Luxembourg, Norway, Denmark, the Netherlands and Belgium; Churchill rejects any attempt at an armistice.

  • 01:10

    16 Feb

    Greatest Events of World War II In Colour - Season 1

    The final hours of WW2 change the course of history; as the Americans inch closer to Japan, the Japanese fight with greater intensity. The question now is how to force capitulation.

  • 02:10

    16 Feb

    World War II By Drone - Scanning The Evidence - Season 1

    Using drone-mounted radar, experts uncover a WWII German trench system revealing a daring commando raid to capture it; at sea, the remains of a tank show how dangerous the preparations for D-Day were.

  • 02:55

    16 Feb

    Voices of the Dead - Season 1

    Bettany Hughes uncovers disturbing evidence for the murder of Tutankhamun's mother - she reveals new evidence about the malaria that he suffered and the crippling condition of his feet.

  • 03:45

    16 Feb

    Planet of Treasures - Season 1

    Historian Christopher Clark travels to Africa; his journey leads him to Egypt, Ethiopia, Tanzania with its breathtaking Serengeti National Park, and to Lamu Island off of the coast of Kenya.

  • 04:35

    16 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.

  • 05:30

    16 Feb

    Cursed Bloodlines - Season 1

    The House of Romanov had imposed 300 years of strict Imperial rule, but royal authority was in question for the first time. The future of the Romanov dynasty was in danger.

  • 06:10

    16 Feb

    Forsaken Places - Season 1

    Three abandoned sites of the American Dream, three monuments of a mighty nation's pride; they help us see that there is light and shadow in the American Dream.

  • 07:15

    16 Feb

    Forsaken Places - Season 1

    Three relics of a fallen empire, three monuments of a time when half the world lived under its shadow; to this day you can find traces left by the Soviet Union wherever you go.

  • 08:20

    16 Feb

    Forsaken Places - Season 1

    Three relics help us to discover the still complicated history of the British Empire; we visit Haslar, the island of Montserrat, and the island of Merasheen, the first British colony in history.

  • 09:25

    16 Feb

    Forsaken Places - Season 1

    Three abandoned and fateful places testifying to the rise and fall of Yugoslavia help us experience the aftermath of the civil war that spelled the end of the multi-ethnic nation in the Balkans.

  • 10:35

    16 Feb

    A History of Christianity - Season 1

    This episode reveals that the true origins of Christianity lie to the east, and that the headquarters of Christianity might have been in Baghdad instead of Rome.

  • 11:50

    16 Feb

    A History of Christianity - Season 1

    This episode explores how a small Jewish sect from the backwoods of first-century Palestine, which preached humility and poverty, became a wealthy and powerful worldwide religion.

  • 13:05

    16 Feb

    A History of Christianity - Season 1

    This episode examines Eastern Orthodox Christianity, which flourishes in Russia and the Balkans and has over 150 million members worldwide.

  • 14:20

    16 Feb

    A History of Christianity - Season 1

    Early Protestants were radicals who tore apart the Catholic Church. This episode looks at the battle that split Christianity into two faiths.

  • 15:35

    16 Feb

    A History of Christianity - Season 1

    This episode examines Evangelical Protestantism that has spread across the globe and has been driven by the search for a direct emotional relationship with God.

  • 16:50

    16 Feb

    A History of Christianity - Season 1

    Scepticism has transformed Western culture and transformed Christianity. The episode explores where this religious doubt came from.

  • 18:00

    16 Feb

    War Factories - Season 2

    While America had Ford, Chrysler and Buick, Hitler also wanted a car that would transform his nation - the 'people's car', or Volkswagen.

  • 19:00

    16 Feb

    World War II By Drone - Scanning The Evidence - Season 1

    Using drone-mounted radar, experts uncover a WWII German trench system revealing a daring commando raid to capture it; at sea, the remains of a tank show how dangerous the preparations for D-Day were.

  • 19:55

    16 Feb

    Greatest Events of World War II In Colour - Season 1

    The final hours of WW2 change the course of history; as the Americans inch closer to Japan, the Japanese fight with greater intensity. The question now is how to force capitulation.

  • 21:00

    16 Feb

    Voices of the Dead - Season 1

    Bettany Hughes uncovers disturbing evidence for the murder of Tutankhamun's mother - she reveals new evidence about the malaria that he suffered and the crippling condition of his feet.

  • 22:00

    16 Feb

    Planet of Treasures - Season 1

    Historian Christopher Clark travels to Africa; his journey leads him to Egypt, Ethiopia, Tanzania with its breathtaking Serengeti National Park, and to Lamu Island off of the coast of Kenya.

  • 23:00

    16 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.

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