TV Schedule

  • 00:50

    31 Aug

    Nazi Secret Files - Season 1

    Archaeological artefacts from a 1937 dig had the Nazis believe that Germany was the birthplace of modern humans and that these cavemen had unleashed genocide on the Neanderthals; none of it was true.

  • 01:55

    31 Aug

    The Engineering That Built the World - Season 1

    A hard-driving engineer with a reputation for excellence is on a quest to tame one of the wildest rivers in the United States to bring much-needed water to the arid American West.

  • 02:35

    31 Aug

    Ancient Engineering - Season 1

    The engineering roots of the Burj Khalifa and many other buildings across the world can be traced back to one of the greatest periods of scientific innovation in history: the Golden Age of Islam.

  • 03:30

    31 Aug

    Cities of the Underworld - Season 4

    Don explores the massive underground cities in the mountains of Turkey that may have been home to the first civilisation on Earth.

  • 04:10

    31 Aug

    Mesopotamia Rediscovered

  • 05:05

    31 Aug

    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?

  • 06:35

    31 Aug

    Forbidden History - Season 6

    The Salem witch trials were a series of hearings and prosecutions of people accused of witchcraft in colonial Massachusetts in 1692 and 1693; the state eventually pardoned those who died.

  • 07:30

    31 Aug

    Pompeii Rising - Season 1

    In 2010, the collapse of the Gladiators Barracks drew the world's attention to the degraded condition of Pompeii; the European Community and the Italian Government have released 105 million euros to save the city.

  • 08:35

    31 Aug

    Pompeii Rising - Season 1

    It's been eight months since the start of the new excavation project; a small street is discovered where different volcanic layers reveal the unfolding of the events of the Vesuvius eruption.

  • 09:35

    31 Aug

    The Lost Scrolls of Vesuvius

  • 10:50

    31 Aug

    Secret Weapons: WWII - Season 1

    World War II was a battle for supremacy at sea more than any other conflict before or since; in this episode, we explore how the secret weapons of naval warfare changed the tides of history.

  • 11:55

    31 Aug

    Secret Weapons: WWII - Season 1

    WWII facilitated the use of technology to wreak destruction from afar; through success and failure, the bomb was and remains a weapon that can tip the balance in favour of those who wield its power.

  • 12:55

    31 Aug

    Secret Weapons: WWII - Season 1

    Espionage and intelligence were crucial during WWII; clever camouflage, the Enigma machine, and concealable weapons were as important as any tank, ship, aircraft or bomb.

  • 14:00

    31 Aug

    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.

  • 15:05

    31 Aug

    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.

  • 16:05

    31 Aug

    Secret Nazi Science - Season 1

    What would it take to bomb the Allies into the ground? This was the question on the minds of top Nazi brass as they mobilised Germany's top scientists to create frightening new bombs.

  • 17:05

    31 Aug

    Secret Nazi Science - Season 1

    Science was a tool to help the war effort for the Nazis; how could a Nazi soldier and its leadership be optimised, and what secret Nazi plans can we glean from a hidden crypt in Thuringia?

  • 18:05

    31 Aug

    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?

  • 19:00

    31 Aug

    Secret Nazi Science - Season 1

    The Nazis went to great lengths to warp the natural world to their whims as they believed that ruins that could prove the Aryans to be the superior race lay buried in the soil.

  • 20:00

    31 Aug

    Secret Nazi Science - Season 1

    The triumphal architecture of the Nazi regime hints at a deeply dystopian future; what might a Nazi city and the world, have looked like had Hitler succeeded in vanquishing his enemies?

  • 21:00

    31 Aug

    Adolf Hitler's Secret Bomb - Season 1

  • 21:55

    31 Aug

    Adolf Hitler's Secret Bomb - Season 1

  • 22:50

    31 Aug

    Bismarck: 24 Hours to Doom

  • 23:50

    31 Aug

    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.

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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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