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  • Munich Olympic Massacre show

    Munich Olympic Massacre

    At the 1972 Olympics, a hostage situation turned into a bloodbath with international consequences when 11 Israeli athletes...

    (00:49)
  • The Alhambra: The Watchtower show

    The Alhambra: The Watchtower

    Discover the secrets of the Alhambra’s defences and explore the watchtower – the anchor for the planned Muslim fortress.

    (02:57)
  • St Pauls Cathedral: Parliament show

    St Pauls Cathedral: Parliament

    Sir Christopher Wren made a colossal gamble in completing St. Paul’s Cathedral, putting in the equivalent of $6 million of...

    (03:00)
  • Hagia Sofia show

    Hagia Sofia

    Built to revive the Roman Empire, now a mosque, Hagia Sophia has had a turbulent history and how it was built reveals a...

    (00:59)
  • Hagia Sofia: Decoration show

    Hagia Sofia: Decoration

    Discover the intricate detail of mosaics, gold and marble that went into the lavish decoration of Hagia Sophia.

    (03:00)
  • Gospel of Judas show

    Gospel of Judas

    The theological implications of this important biblical document are explored by scholars and scientists.

    (01:04)
  • Spinal Tap’s Nigel Tufnel speaks about his TV viewing habits show

    Spinal Tap’s Nigel Tufnel speaks about his TV viewing habits

    During an interview with National Geographic to discuss the upcoming Stonehenge Decoded special, Nigel Tufnel opens up about...

    (01:29)
  • Stonehenge  - The Celestial Computer Theory show

    Stonehenge - The Celestial Computer Theory

    Many believe that the ancient stones not only marked, but predicted astronomical phenomena. Find out why the alignments of...

    (02:13)
  • Darwin's Lost Voyage show

    Darwin's Lost Voyage

    Follow Armand Leroi as he retraces Darwin's steps and discovers what inspired his groundbreaking ideas.

    (02:06)
  • An interview with Hugh Whitworth show

    An interview with Hugh Whitworth

    Series Producer, Hugh Whitworth, talks about making Britain's Greatest Machines.

    (03:11)
  • Random New Yorkers and their DNA show

    Random New Yorkers and their DNA

    A handful of random New Yorkers discover their own personal histories and we discover how humans populated the entire world.

    (03:12)
  • Hitler exacts his revenge on the French show

    Hitler exacts his revenge on the French

    Three dates prove to be decisive in determining French fate. The Germans celebrate the capitulation of France whilst General...

    (03:10)
  • The German's enter Belgium show

    The German's enter Belgium

    The Germans enter Belgium, unleashing their aerial offensive. Cities in eastern and northern France are bombed and Winston...

    (03:11)
  • The Polish army surrenders show

    The Polish army surrenders

    The Polish army surrenders to the Germans and the Soviets. Stalin orders the execution of 20,000 Polish prisoners and 4,500...

    (03:12)
  • The Secret Forest Harlequin Ducks show

    The Secret Forest Harlequin Ducks

    Harlequin ducks will endure the long winter here. Meantime, they bob around like corks in the breakers and dive beneath the...

    (03:06)
  • The Secret Forest Amur Tigers show

    The Secret Forest Amur Tigers

    Among the most critically endangered animals in the world - It’s thought about four hundred Amur Tigers remain in the wild....

    (03:10)
  • The Secret Forest Amur Leopard show

    The Secret Forest Amur Leopard

    One of the rarest animals on the planet. Few people have ever seen one – or ever will. The Amur leopard. About 30 remain in...

    (03:02)
  • Long Horned Beetle Versus Ants show

    Long Horned Beetle Versus Ants

    But the slippery bark of this birch proves this long horned beetle’s undoing. The mob rushes in to overpower it, dousing it...

    (01:30)
  • Siberia Premiere show

    Siberia Premiere

    Siberia. Not only a frozen wilderness, it is a region of incredible diversity. Of precarious beauty and endangered animals,...

    (01:07)
  • Siberia Ants show

    Siberia Ants

    Worldwide, ants are so numerous their total weight is almost as much as the human population. A force to reckon with. Workers...

    (02:59)