TV Schedule

  • 01:10

    15 Jun

    Secret Nazi Science - Season 1

    The Nazis built a number of radar stations and systems harnessing the power of frequencies to help them plot their next move; were they also harnessing the power of the Sun itself?

  • 02:05

    15 Jun

    WWII - Women on the Frontline - Season 1

    This episode explores the remarkable stories of women who fought Nazi invaders behind enemy lines in occupied Europe and those who infiltrated Allied territory to spy for the Nazis.

  • 02:55

    15 Jun

    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.

  • 03:45

    15 Jun

    Roman Megastructures - Season 1

    During the Gallic Wars, Arles in the south of France fared really well. The most beautiful Roman monuments were built there, hence Arles was nicknamed 'the little Rome of Ancient Gaul'.

  • 04:40

    15 Jun

    Ancient Superstructures - Season 2

    In Turkey, at the intersection of Europe and Asia, lies a remarkable wonder of ancient engineering - the Hagia Sophia of Istanbul. What secrets are hidden in the heart of this giant mythical monument?

  • 06:20

    15 Jun

    World War II - Battles for Europe - Season 1

    June 1944 - American, British and Canadian troops stormed the Normandy beaches along a 50-mile stretch. We look at the amphibious tanks and the heavy kit that weighed them down as they waded ashore.

  • 07:30

    15 Jun

    World War II - Battles for Europe - Season 1

    June 1944: the British and Canadians are still short of the objective they planned to capture on D-Day: the city of Caen. This episode tells the story of the bloody fighting for the city.

  • 08:40

    15 Jun

    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.

  • 09:50

    15 Jun

    World War II - Battles for Europe - Season 1

    September 1944: Montgomery proposes a bold plan to cross the Rhine and encircle Germany's industrial heartland. If successful, his plan could end the war by Christmas.

  • 10:55

    15 Jun

    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.

  • 12:00

    15 Jun

    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.

  • 13:05

    15 Jun

    Top Ten Warfare - Season 1

    20th-century battles have changed the course of history; the Battle of the Somme saw over 60,000 casualties on the first day alone and D-Day marked the beginning of Hitler's ultimate defeat.

  • 14:15

    15 Jun

    Top Ten Warfare - Season 1

    Warfare has always driven the development of technology; from penicillin and pioneering plastic surgery to the development of the internet and GPS, we rank the most influential inventions of warfare.

  • 15:20

    15 Jun

    Top Ten Warfare - Season 1

    From the super-dreadnought battleships of the First World War to the stealth submarines of the Cold War, maritime vessels have proved decisive in the fight for naval supremacy.

  • 16:25

    15 Jun

    Top Ten Warfare - Season 1

    Weapons win wars; it's been claimed that the human race has spent more time, money, and effort in developing weapons than in any other single field of human endeavour.

  • 17:35

    15 Jun

    Iznik, The Sunken Enigma

  • 18:40

    15 Jun

    The Giza Pyramid: Reaching For The Stars

  • 19:50

    15 Jun

    The Lost Scrolls of Vesuvius

  • 21:00

    15 Jun

    Churchill's Forgotten War New

  • 22:00

    15 Jun

    Nazi Killing Fields

  • 23:10

    15 Jun

    Resistance: They Fought Back

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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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