TV Schedule

  • 00:50

    20 Jul

    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.

  • 01:55

    20 Jul

    Bomber: Terror of WWII - Season 1

    The first bombs were dropped from balloons; in WWI, Zeppelins and German Gotha bombers made the first aerial attacks, but it was between the wars that the strategic use of aerial bombing was expanded.

  • 02:45

    20 Jul

    The Engineering That Built the World - Season 1

    A little-known 19th-century French artist embarks on an impossible 20-year odyssey to build the tallest statue in the world and erects it on US soil.

  • 03:30

    20 Jul

    Ancient Engineering - Season 1

    The 11th-century Norman invasion of Britain saw a boom in castle construction; massive bastions were built to ward off invaders. How did medieval engineers build such extraordinary structures?

  • 04:20

    20 Jul

    Roman Megastructures - Season 1

    Lyon is the third-largest city in France; in ancient times it was the largest. At the time, the capital of the Gauls was called Lugdunum, a showcase for Rome in lands conquered by Julius Caesar.

  • 05:15

    20 Jul

    Cursed Bloodlines - Season 1

    One of the richest men on Earth, Aristotle Onassis left a string of broken hearts in his wake, but no romance would catapult him into the limelight like his marriage to Jacqueline Kennedy.

  • 06:05

    20 Jul

    Cursed Bloodlines - Season 1

    It is said that the Winchester family was haunted by the souls of those who were killed by the Winchester rifle. A series of personal misfortunes seemed to confirm the family was struck by a curse.

  • 06:35

    20 Jul

    Forbidden History - Season 7

    The location of King Solomon's Mines has been a mystery for hundreds of years; new evidence has led to an amazing discovery. Might Solomon's wealth have come from the copper mines of southern Israel?

  • 07:35

    20 Jul

    The Secrets to Civilisation - Season 1

    We explore the environmental conditions that helped the Roman Empire expand and how people working with new technologies took advantage of a favourable climate to create classical civilisation.

  • 08:40

    20 Jul

    Real Life of a Roman Soldier - Season 1

    Two sites are emblematic of legionary life in Ancient Roman times: the fort of Vindolanda and the garrison of Lugdunum. Excavations have unearthed objects that shed light on the life of these sites.

  • 09:50

    20 Jul

    Real Life of a Roman Soldier - Season 1

    Recent excavations in the city of Lyon shed light on the daily lives of Roman soldiers; numerous artefacts have been unearthed such as 1st-century A.D. / C.E. weapons and toiletry and leisure items.

  • 10:55

    20 Jul

    Greatest Events of World War II In Colour - Season 1

    The Allies plan how to break through Hitler's Atlantic Wall for years. The D-Day fleet is the biggest assembled in history, responsible for one of the bloodiest and most extraordinary battles of WW2.

  • 11:55

    20 Jul

    Greatest Events of World War II In Colour - Season 1

    Hitler's audacious plan to turn the tide of the war; colourised archive depicts the Germans' opening salvo artillery barrage and George Patton's arrival in Bastogne to break the German siege.

  • 13:00

    20 Jul

    Greatest Events of World War II In Colour - Season 1

    As World War II drags on into another bitter winter, the Allies become desperate to end the conflict. Churchill turns to his formidable bomber force to break the deadlock.

  • 14:05

    20 Jul

    Greatest Events of World War II In Colour - Season 1

    Hitler's rise to power was a unique moment in history; Germany suffered a humiliating defeat in WWI and was crippled by massive war reparations. Hitler offers a scapegoat: the Jews.

  • 15:05

    20 Jul

    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.

  • 16:10

    20 Jul

    Secret Nazi Bases - Season 1

    As the Red Army approached a forest in Poland toward the end of the war, they stumbled upon a complex containing more than 1,000 structures across 25 square kilometres.

  • 17:05

    20 Jul

    Secret Nazi Bases - Season 1

    A secret weapons programme in the heart of Austria could have ended badly for the Allies and may have indicated nuclear plans being concocted by Hitler.

  • 18:00

    20 Jul

    Secret Nazi Science - Season 1

    What secrets did the Nazis hope to find inside the cells and DNA of the human body? Some of the most nauseating Nazi experiments were performed in the name of creating a pure Aryan race.

  • 19:00

    20 Jul

    Secret Nazi Science - Season 1

    WWII was a war in the skies; though the Treaty of Versailles had prevented the Germans from developing new weapons, they sponsored air clubs and pushed for supremacy in the air.

  • 20:00

    20 Jul

    Secret Nazi Science - Season 1

    Adolf Hitler was famously against using chemical and biological weapons, but chemistry and biological science still played an incredible role in the Nazis' unquenchable quest for power.

  • 21:00

    20 Jul

    Hitler: Countdown to War - Season 1

    In this episode, we reveal how Hitler manipulated and played games with the Czechs and the western powers of Britain and France to achieve his ends.

  • 21:55

    20 Jul

    Hitler: Countdown to War - Season 1

    In this episode, we explore how Adolf Hitler dragged the world ever closer to war by attacking Jewish people in his country and launching another military invasion abroad.

  • 22:55

    20 Jul

    Hitler: Countdown to War - Season 1

    In the final episode, we explore how Hitler dragged the world to war; fresh from invading Czechoslovakia, Hitler now turned to his next target - Poland.

  • 23:55

    20 Jul

    Secret Nazi Bases - Season 1

    The Spanish island of Villa Winter was suspected of being a port for German U-boats and part of a larger plan to invade the United States.

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