TV Schedule

  • 01:00

    28 Apr

    Nazi Killing Fields

  • 02:05

    28 Apr

    Auschwitz: The Inside Man

  • 03:00

    28 Apr

    Myths: Great Mysteries of Humanity - Season 3

    Countless stories have circulated about Cleopatra for over 2000 years; which ones are true, and will the latest archaeological discoveries give insight into the real life story of Egypt's final queen?

  • 03:50

    28 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.

  • 04:40

    28 Apr

    Forbidden History - Season 7

    The remains of 7,000 humans were discovered in the Hal Saflieni Hypogeum, Malta's Neolithic temple; could the temple reveal the mystery of who they belonged to and what happened to its owners?

  • 05:25

    28 Apr

    Forbidden History - Season 7

    The crucifixion of Jesus changed the world; how much of our understanding of this event is true, and what answers can be found in the Holy Land to back up the Bible's story?

  • 06:15

    28 Apr

    Cursed Bloodlines - Season 1

    Starring in only a handful of films, Bruce Lee is revered as an icon in popular culture, but Lee died as young and as suddenly as his son. How could their tragic destinies share so many similarities?

  • 06:40

    28 Apr

    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.

  • 07:45

    28 Apr

    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.

  • 08:50

    28 Apr

    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.

  • 09:55

    28 Apr

    Treasures with Bettany Hughes - Season 3

    Bettany explores the Sultanate of Oman, a land full of surprises and contrasts that is wedged between the vast sands of the Arabian Desert and the glistening waves of the Indian Ocean.

  • 10:55

    28 Apr

    Myths: Great Mysteries of Humanity - Season 3

    Countless stories have circulated about Cleopatra for over 2000 years; which ones are true, and will the latest archaeological discoveries give insight into the real life story of Egypt's final queen?

  • 12:00

    28 Apr

    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.

  • 12:55

    28 Apr

    Voices of the Dead - Season 1

    79 A.D. / C.E. - Mount Vesuvius is set to blow. Bettany follows the fate of five victims - a small boy, a soldier, a pregnant woman, a slave and a caretaker - and pieces their final 24 hours together.

  • 13:55

    28 Apr

    Voices of the Dead - Season 1

    Using the latest geological and forensic research, Bettany reveals a sequence of events as Vesuvius erupts, culminating in the deaths of our characters and the destruction of Pompeii and Herculaneum.

  • 14:50

    28 Apr

    Mummies Unwrapped - Season 1

    The disfigured mummy of the Younger Lady has mystified experts since she was first discovered over 100 years ago; investigators find out who she was using modern forensic science.

  • 15:50

    28 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.

  • 16:45

    28 Apr

    Mummies Unwrapped - Season 1

    Could a shock discovery of a tooth hidden inside a jewellery box lead archaeologists to the lost mummy of the female pharaoh Hatshepsut, who is widely considered to be ancient Egypt's greatest queen?

  • 17:40

    28 Apr

    Crucifixion Bones

  • 18:50

    28 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.

  • 19:55

    28 Apr

    Cleopatra's Secret Tomb - Season 1

    After delving in the Battle of Actium, this final episode takes us to Alexandria, where Cleopatra and her lover ended their lives; will this investigation finally lead to the legendary queen's tomb?

  • 21:00

    28 Apr

    Tutankhamun: The Last Exhibition

  • 22:35

    28 Apr

    Abu Simbel: Giants of the Nile

  • 23:45

    28 Apr

    No Asylum: The Untold Chapter of Anne Frank's Story

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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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