TV Schedule

  • 00:20

    22 Apr

    Secret Weapons: WWII - Season 1

    Espionage and intelligence were crucial during WWII; clever camouflage, the Enigma machine, and concealable weapons were as important as any tank, ship, aircraft or bomb.

  • 01:25

    22 Apr

    World War II - Battles for Europe - Season 1

    July 1944: American forces plan a major offensive named Operation Cobra. They would attack near St Lo, achieve a breakthrough, then unleash General Patton and the US Third Army to exploit the opening.

  • 02:25

    22 Apr

    Greatest Events of World War II In Colour - Season 1

    1940: France has fallen and Hitler orders Operation Sealion - the invasion of Great Britain - to commence, but first the Luftwaffe must defeat the RAF for seaborne landings to succeed.

  • 03:15

    22 Apr

    Working for the Enemy - Season 1

    1943: British and American bombers liberating Germany from the Nazis are also killing thousands of forced labourers. This final episode deals with the trauma of the labourers that survived.

  • 04:05

    22 Apr

    Nazi Secret Files - Season 1

    Although Hitler said he was against the use of biological weapons, new evidence shows those under his command had a terrifying plan to launch biowarfare on the Allies.

  • 04:55

    22 Apr

    WWII - Women on the Frontline - Season 1

    We tell the story of women who took to the skies to defend their country and of two women whose incredible skills as pilots helped make the Nazi Blitzkrieg so successful.

  • 05:45

    22 Apr

    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

    22 Apr

    Cursed Bloodlines - Season 1

    The Grimaldi family has held their posts as sovereigns of Monaco with the utmost grace, but one thing they have missed time and again is good luck in the love department.

  • 06:25

    22 Apr

    Myths: Great Mysteries of Humanity - Season 3

    Witches - child-eating monsters in service of the devil? Age-old stories and archaeological discoveries reveal magical practices and describe both alluring and terrifying women with special powers.

  • 07:35

    22 Apr

    Deadman's Curse: The Lost Spanish Gold - Season 2

    The team follows the failed route of a 1982 news team into the Valley of the Rocks, and Don and Taylor inspect possible Spanish mining artefacts.

  • 08:30

    22 Apr

    Secret Weapons: WWII - Season 1

    Espionage and intelligence were crucial during WWII; clever camouflage, the Enigma machine, and concealable weapons were as important as any tank, ship, aircraft or bomb.

  • 09:35

    22 Apr

    Greatest Events of World War II In Colour - Season 1

    1940: France has fallen and Hitler orders Operation Sealion - the invasion of Great Britain - to commence, but first the Luftwaffe must defeat the RAF for seaborne landings to succeed.

  • 10:35

    22 Apr

    Top Ten Warfare - Season 1

    The Mark 1 tank was first used in 1916 to give the Allies an advantage in the trenches; it changed how battles were fought and became the foundation of a century of innovation in armoured vehicles.

  • 11:40

    22 Apr

    Treasures with Bettany Hughes - Season 3

    Bettany visits Turkey to witness settlements such as Cappadocia and Göbeklitepe up close; she also explores Urfa (Şanlıurfa), one of the most significant pilgrimage cities of the Middle East.

  • 12:40

    22 Apr

    Conquistadors: The Rise and Fall - Season 1

    The ruthlessly ambitious Hernán Cortés travels deep into the Mexican interior to conquer the Aztecs, one of the greatest empires in the Americas.

  • 13:35

    22 Apr

    Genghis Khan's Mongolia - Season 1

    The legend of the Mongols in popular imagination of being bloodthirsty marauders has been obliterated by a more nuanced reality of Mongol life where people were rewarded for talent and not status.

  • 14:35

    22 Apr

    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.

  • 15:40

    22 Apr

    Mummies Unwrapped - Season 1

    Could an exhibit from an oddities museum in Niagara Falls be a genuine long-lost pharaoh from Egypt's most iconic dynasty? A team of leading Egyptologists and scientists re-examine the evidence.

  • 16:40

    22 Apr

    Cold Case History - Season 1

    On April 26th, 1478, Lorenzo and Guiliano Medici were brutally attacked; while Lorenzo survives, Guiliano bleeds to death on the floor of a cathedral as the attacker flees. Who stabbed Guiliano Medici?

  • 17:50

    22 Apr

    Secret Weapons: WWII - Season 1

    Espionage and intelligence were crucial during WWII; clever camouflage, the Enigma machine, and concealable weapons were as important as any tank, ship, aircraft or bomb.

  • 18:50

    22 Apr

    Greatest Events of World War II In Colour - Season 1

    1940: France has fallen and Hitler orders Operation Sealion - the invasion of Great Britain - to commence, but first the Luftwaffe must defeat the RAF for seaborne landings to succeed.

  • 19:55

    22 Apr

    Top Ten Warfare - Season 1

    Air supremacy has been key to winning a war since the dawn of aerial warfare; from the Sopwith Camel biplane to the F22 Raptor, we identify and rank the most influential aircrafts in history.

  • 21:00

    22 Apr

    Working for the Enemy - Season 1

    1943: British and American bombers liberating Germany from the Nazis are also killing thousands of forced labourers. This final episode deals with the trauma of the labourers that survived.

  • 22:05

    22 Apr

    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.

  • 23:10

    22 Apr

    Unearthed: Ancient Murder Mysteries - Season 1

    Homicide detective Rod Demery and scientist Professor Turi King visit the ancient Italian city of Verona to investigate the death of a 14th-century warlord who died suddenly.

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