TV Schedule

  • 00:15

    17 Aug

    Bomber: Terror of WWII - Season 1

    The firebombing of Tokyo signalled the power of the B29 bomber, the development of which exceeded in cost the Manhattan Project that produced the A-bomb.

  • 01:20

    17 Aug

    Nazi Secret Files - Season 1

    Newly-discovered secret files uncover the shocking extent of a Nazi drugs programme; from the start of WWII, the German blitzkrieg was fuelled by the powerful narcotic crystal meth.

  • 02:15

    17 Aug

    The Engineering That Built the World - Season 1

    Two brave visionaries endure failure and heartache a century before the internet while risking everything to connect the United States to the rest of the world with a cable under the ocean.

  • 03:00

    17 Aug

    Ancient Engineering - Season 1

    Ships have been fundamental to exploration, trade, and conquest throughout their history, but how did ancient engineers perfect their vessels to go further, faster, and endure longer journeys?

  • 03:50

    17 Aug

    Cities of the Underworld - Season 4

    Don uses new mapping technology to expose the dark and deadly uncharted spaces beneath American cities.

  • 04:50

    17 Aug

    Lost Cities of the Bible - Season 1

    6000 years ago, Sumerians built the world's first cities in southern Iraq; the first Westerners to explore these ruins were inspired by Bible stories. What was the world of the Book of Genesis like?

  • 06:25

    17 Aug

    Forbidden History - Season 7

    The Devil's Bible has long intrigued experts; who wrote it? In search of the truth, we visit a castle said to house a gate to Hell, huge rock-carved demons, and the palaces of heretical monarchs.

  • 07:25

    17 Aug

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

    Archaeologist Zahi Hawass hopes to discover the tomb of Imhotep, the architect of the Step Pyramid of Djoser, and aims to unearth the many secrets of the Egyptian mummies with his team.

  • 08:35

    17 Aug

    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?

  • 09:40

    17 Aug

    Iznik, The Sunken Enigma

  • 10:50

    17 Aug

    Rise and Fall: The Turning Points of World War II - Season 1

    We witness the final moments and aftermath of World War II with the establishment of war crime trials - such as the ones in Nuremberg - and move towards peace with the creation of the United Nations.

  • 11:55

    17 Aug

    Rise and Fall: The Turning Points of World War II - Season 1

    In the aftermath of the Great War, the victors sign the Treaty of Versailles. We begin this series by exploring the 20 years after World War One and the events that led to the birth of World War Two.

  • 12:55

    17 Aug

    Rise and Fall: The Turning Points of World War II - Season 1

    In this episode, we explore the first few years on the European battlefield, from the invasion of France and the subsequent Dunkirk evacuation to Hitler's betrayal of his pact with Stalin.

  • 14:00

    17 Aug

    Rise and Fall: The Turning Points of World War II - Season 1

    We examine key movements in the Pacific Theatre - the Fall of Singapore, the Battle of Midway and the Kokoda Campaign - Rommel's offensives in Africa, and the Allied bombing campaign over Europe.

  • 15:05

    17 Aug

    Rise and Fall: The Turning Points of World War II - Season 1

    The Axis forces begin to lose hold on their previous triumphs; between Japan's loosening hold on southeast Asia and Germany's growing defeats in Europe, we begin to see WW2's turning of the tide.

  • 16:05

    17 Aug

    Secret Nazi Bases - Season 3

    The Nazis had all but lost the war by March of 1945, but Hitler still sent throngs of soldiers to protect an isolated area of occupied Poland from oncoming forces. What was he trying to hide?

  • 17:10

    17 Aug

    Secret Nazi Bases - Season 1

    This episode focuses on Guernsey, an island which Hitler occupied and fortified over the course of five years.

  • 18:10

    17 Aug

    Secret Nazi Bases - Season 1

    The Maisy Battery was made up of three-and-a-half miles of recently-excavated trenches, bunkers, barracks, and gun encasements near Pointe du Hoc that tell a new story of D-Day.

  • 19:05

    17 Aug

    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.

  • 20:00

    17 Aug

    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.

  • 21:00

    17 Aug

    Churchill's Forgotten War

  • 22:00

    17 Aug

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

  • 23:10

    17 Aug

    Auschwitz - One Day

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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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