TV Schedule

  • 00:55

    05 Jul

    World War II By Drone - Scanning The Evidence - Season 1

    Using cutting-edge drone technology, experts revisit some of the key sites across the former Third Reich to understand how the Nazi war machine operated.

  • 01:55

    05 Jul

    Secrets of the Nazi War Machine - Season 1

    From Lugers to MG42 machine guns and the Pak40 anti-tank gun, James Holland uncovers how the craftsmanship of German weapons engineering was totally unsuited to fighting a long attritional war.

  • 02:40

    05 Jul

    Treasures with Bettany Hughes - Season 3

    Bettany travels to Bulgaria to explore a 6000-year-old gold treasure hoard and enter a 2300-year-old tomb in the Valley of the Thracian Kings with extraordinary vibrant frescos still intact.

  • 03:30

    05 Jul

    Conquistadors: The Rise and Fall - Season 1

    Spanish colonies have grown throughout the Americas after decades of conquests, but the Spanish monarchy struggles to control the guardians of 'New Spain' from afar.

  • 04:15

    05 Jul

    Cleopatra's Secret Tomb - Season 1

    The life and death of Cleopatra is shrouded in mystery; the discovery of this legendary queen's last resting place could shed new light on her personal and political trajectory.

  • 05:10

    05 Jul

    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?

  • 05:30

    05 Jul

    Cursed Bloodlines - Season 1

    The Habsburgs were the most powerful family in Europe for centuries; why was their destiny so fatal, and were all their tribulations connected to some kind of curse?

  • 06:15

    05 Jul

    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.

  • 06:50

    05 Jul

    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?

  • 07:50

    05 Jul

    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?

  • 08:45

    05 Jul

    Treasures with Bettany Hughes - Season 2

    Bettany travels to Azerbaijan, which sits between the Caspian Sea and the Caucasus Mountain range; it was a strategic position on the ancient Silk Roads that left a legacy of diverse cultures.

  • 09:45

    05 Jul

    Tombs of Egypt: Imhotep, The Pyramid Creator - Season 1

    Zahi Hawass is excavating an enclosure called Gisr El-Mudir where sarcophagi containing mysterious mummies and rich painted tombs are discovered; will these treasures lead them to Imhotep?

  • 10:50

    05 Jul

    World War II By Drone - Scanning The Evidence - Season 1

    Using cutting-edge drone technology, experts revisit some of the key sites across the former Third Reich to understand how the Nazi war machine operated.

  • 11:45

    05 Jul

    Bismarck: 24 Hours to Doom

  • 12:40

    05 Jul

    Secret Nazi Bases - Season 1

    Kraftwerk Nord West was one of the largest Nazi bunkers ever; constructed outside of the French town of Watten, it was a missile facility with storage for 108 missiles and two launch pads.

  • 13:40

    05 Jul

    Ancient Apocalypse - Season 2

    The Khmer empire had been one of the most powerful states in Southeast Asia, but its strengths soon came to be fatal weaknesses contributing to the fall of its magnificent temple cities.

  • 14:50

    05 Jul

    Cracking The Code - Season 1

    We reveal the desperate bid to catch America's most mysterious serial killer; will breaking his complex coded messages finally unmask the Zodiac Killer and lead to his capture?

  • 15:50

    05 Jul

    Crucifixion Bones

  • 16:55

    05 Jul

    Tombs of Egypt: Imhotep, The Pyramid Creator - Season 1

    Zahi Hawass is excavating an enclosure called Gisr El-Mudir where sarcophagi containing mysterious mummies and rich painted tombs are discovered; will these treasures lead them to Imhotep?

  • 18:00

    05 Jul

    World War II By Drone - Scanning The Evidence - Season 1

    Using cutting-edge drone technology, experts revisit some of the key sites across the former Third Reich to understand how the Nazi war machine operated.

  • 19:00

    05 Jul

    Bismarck: 24 Hours to Doom

  • 20:00

    05 Jul

    Secret Nazi Bases - Season 1 New

    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.

  • 21:00

    05 Jul

    Treasures with Bettany Hughes - Season 3

    Bettany travels to Bulgaria to explore a 6000-year-old gold treasure hoard and enter a 2300-year-old tomb in the Valley of the Thracian Kings with extraordinary vibrant frescos still intact.

  • 22:00

    05 Jul

    Conquistadors: The Rise and Fall - Season 1

    Spanish colonies have grown throughout the Americas after decades of conquests, but the Spanish monarchy struggles to control the guardians of 'New Spain' from afar.

  • 23:00

    05 Jul

    Bismarck: 24 Hours to Doom

  • 23:55

    05 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.

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