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  • Titanic show

    Titanic

    Count down the moments when an iceberg, too few lifeboats and freezing waters resulted in an oceanic tragedy.

    (00:41)
  • Zeebrugge Ferry Disaster show

    Zeebrugge Ferry Disaster

    More than 190 people died when a British car ferry capsized off Zeebrugge in March 1987. Why were the bow doors left open?

    (00:55)
  • Building Through History show

    Building Through History

    Discover how the pyramids, Victorian railways and Wembley stadium are all connected. Confused? Alistair Lenczner from...

    (01:19)
  • Gospel of Judas show

    Gospel of Judas

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

    (01:04)
  • The Interview show

    The Interview

    Spinal Tap’s Nigel Tufnel shares his unorthodox views about Stonehenge.

    (01:46)
  • Spinal Tap’s Nigel Tufnel in the Lab show

    Spinal Tap’s Nigel Tufnel in the Lab

    Nigel Tufnel enters the lab to explore Stonehenge's mysteries. Was it used as an ancient amplifier?

    (01:42)
  • Spinal Tap's Nigel Tufnel on why aliens didn't build Stonehenge show

    Spinal Tap's Nigel Tufnel on why aliens didn't build Stonehenge

    Watch Nigel Tufnel's unorthodox theory on how Stonehenge was built with the help of dinosaur saliva and why aliens didn't...

    (01:40)
  • An Interview with Chris Barrie show

    An Interview with Chris Barrie

    Chris Barrie talks about his favourite machines, the hairy moments whilst filming this series and much more.

    (02:02)
  • The Dave Reed story show

    The Dave Reed story

    Dave Reed, budding fashion model, actor, artist, can trace some of his ancestry to the icy slopes of Central Asia, along with...

    (03:34)
  • Germans invade Soviet Union show

    Germans invade Soviet Union

    Hitler's deputy Rudolph Hess bails out of a Messerschmitt over Glasgow, in an effort to make peace with Great Britain. The...

    (03:09)
  • Hitler declares war on Jews show

    Hitler declares war on Jews

    Hitler hammers home his simplistic nationalist slogans. He wants to make Germany the world power.

    (03:09)
  • The Secret Forest Premiere show

    The Secret Forest Premiere

    In the east, a mysterious place called Ussuriland. Here bizarre turtles dodge the soup dish. In temperate forests, bears hang...

    (01:07)
  • 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 Chinese Turtles show

    The Secret Forest Chinese Turtles

    After a storm, Chinese turtles move in to check it out. When the lagoon formed, it trapped thousands of small fish. Bad news...

    (02:55)
  • The Secret Forest Blakiston’s Fishing Owls show

    The Secret Forest Blakiston’s Fishing Owls

    Blakiston’s fishing owls. By day, they enjoy the view, and wait for cover of night. Their fluffy chick secures itself in a...

    (03:16)
  • 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)
  • Siberia Reindeer show

    Siberia Reindeer

    Through the hills of Yakutia comes a relentless army. Reindeer. A herd of a thousand strong.

    (02:57)
  • Siberia Eurasian Wolves show

    Siberia Eurasian Wolves

    As Ravens greet the morning, warmly insulated Eurasian wolves shrug off the cold. These social animals live and hunt in packs,...

    (03:11)
  • Kamchatka Premiere show

    Kamchatka Premiere

    On Russia’s far Eastern edge is the stark peninsula of Kamchatka. In this surprising place heaven and hell collide. Life and...

    (01:07)