TV Schedule

  • 00:10

    09 Mar

    Secret Weapons: WWII - Season 1

    WWII facilitated the use of technology to wreak destruction from afar; through success and failure, the bomb was and remains a weapon that can tip the balance in favour of those who wield its power.

  • 01:20

    09 Mar

    Forgotten Frontlines - Season 1

    Between September 1944 and February 1945, US troops fought their longest battle in history; they never suspected that progress would be so slow that it would be measured in yards.

  • 02:20

    09 Mar

    World War II - Battles for Europe - Season 1

    October 1944: the Allies face a major supply crisis - vital fuel and ammunition still has to be landed at the D-Day beaches. When the port of Antwerp is liberated, it seems the crisis might be over.

  • 03:10

    09 Mar

    Mummies Unwrapped - Season 1

    The shocking remains of a 3,000-year-old screaming mummy have haunted Egyptologists for decades; what happened to leave him looking like something from a horror film?

  • 03:55

    09 Mar

    Crime Scene: Antiquity - Season 1

    This episode deals with a sinister massacre in a Swedish fortified castle, the extremely brutal execution of a man from Eisenberg, and the mysterious early death of the pharaoh Tutankhamun.

  • 04:50

    09 Mar

    Cleopatra's Secret Tomb - Season 1

    Cleopatra did not hesitate to eliminate her enemies... even if they were family members; archaeologists enter the only Ptolemaic mausoleum ever discovered to shed light on the queen's family.

  • 06:05

    09 Mar

    Cursed Bloodlines - Season 1

    J. Paul Getty was renowned for his wealth and frugality as well as his lack of empathy and compassion for his family. He would marry four times and sire five sons, but he died old and alone.

  • 06:35

    09 Mar

    Forbidden History - Season 7

    We discover an intriguing new theory about Göbekli Tepe in southern Turkey; one of the world's oldest mysteries dating back over 12,000 years, we still don't understand who built it or why.

  • 07:30

    09 Mar

    D-Day: Wings of Victory

  • 08:35

    09 Mar

    Deception WWII - Season 1

    WWII began with a deadly deception inside a Polish radio station; the early years of the war saw deception in its infancy, from code-breaking and spies to fake bombing sites and even inflatable tanks.

  • 09:35

    09 Mar

    Deception WWII - Season 1

    By 1942, deception had become extremely sophisticated; the most cunning operation used a deceased homeless man to trick the entire Nazi leadership about the Normandy invasion.

  • 10:35

    09 Mar

    Deception WWII - Season 1

    Technology was used to deceive the enemy; radio and transmitters spread false information, and a ghost army tricked entire enemy forces by using sound effects.

  • 11:40

    09 Mar

    Deception WWII - Season 1

    With the war swinging toward the Allies, both sides still used some masterful deceptions; the post-war era saw the US and Soviet Union in a deadly game of espionage in the race for atomic supremacy.

  • 12:40

    09 Mar

    Secret Weapons: WWII - Season 1

    The struggle for victory necessitated development of gun technologies; new inventions would emerge on the battlefields and at times surprise soldiers on both sides of the fight.

  • 13:45

    09 Mar

    Secret Weapons: WWII - Season 1

    World War II fostered the emergence of both iconic and unusual tanks that were each engineered with distinct aims; we explore diverse tank innovations and the overall trajectory of armoured warfare.

  • 14:50

    09 Mar

    Secret Weapons: WWII - Season 1

    World War II ignited a fierce battle for aerial dominance and drove nations to pioneer secret aircraft technologies; this episode explores the development of early jet fighters.

  • 15:55

    09 Mar

    Secret Weapons: WWII - Season 1

    World War II was a battle for supremacy at sea more than any other conflict before or since; in this episode, we explore how the secret weapons of naval warfare changed the tides of history.

  • 16:55

    09 Mar

    Secret Weapons: WWII - Season 1

    WWII facilitated the use of technology to wreak destruction from afar; through success and failure, the bomb was and remains a weapon that can tip the balance in favour of those who wield its power.

  • 18:00

    09 Mar

    Waco: Untold Stories - Season 1

    In 1993, 82 members of a religious sect called the Branch Davidians died due to a fire and an infamous 51-day siege by the FBI; many of these were British, and these are their stories.

  • 19:00

    09 Mar

    Waco: Untold Stories - Season 1

    The concluding episode of the series. As operations to enforce the law on the Branch Davidians begin, the siege ends with the deaths of men, women and children in a fire.

  • 20:00

    09 Mar

    JFK: 24 Hours That Changed The World

  • 21:00

    09 Mar

    Hitler's Power - Season 1

    How could a nobody become a dictator and bring down a democracy in just a few years, what crucial events helped Hitler gain respectability and influence, and who were his supporters?

  • 22:05

    09 Mar

    Hitler's Power - Season 1

    How did Hitler succeed in transforming a republic into a 'Führer state' in such a short time, how did the 'enforced conformity' of society take place, and how willingly did the Germans fall in line?

  • 23:05

    09 Mar

    Hitler's Power - Season 1

    Hitler had outwardly emphasised his will for peace, yet he committed his top commanders once he came to power to a war of extermination that would secure the German Reich's supremacy in Europe.

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