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  • DRAIN THE OCEANS

  • Every Wednesday 9pm KSA/10pm UAE
  • National Geographic

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Drain The Oceans reveals ghostly shapes beneath the waves in all their stunning glory, as the water is removed from the picture to tell stories that explain natural wonders and man-made catastrophes. Combining the latest scientific data from underwater scanning systems with state of the art digital recreations, the series cris-crosses the globe, visiting the China Seas, the Gulf of Mexico, the Mediterranean, the Nile, the Pacific Rim, the Indian Ocean, the Atlantic Ocean and the Baltic Sea in its quest for answers.

EPISODE GUIDE

  • Drain The Oceans: Buried Secrets of The Gold Rush
    The streets of San Francisco, the Sacramento River and the icy wasters of the Klondike are drained to tell the true story of early gold mania.
  • Drain The Oceans: Pacific War Megawrecks
    An expedition searches for the iconic wrecks of the Battle of the Pacific, including the ship that delivered the Hiroshima bomb, USS Indianapolis.
  • Drain The Oceans: Lost Nukes of The Cold War
    Conducted in secret beneath the waves, The Cold War was the world’s first nuclear armed confrontation and also the most clandestine war in history.
  • Drain The Oceans: Secrets of D-Day
    As the water drains away from the English Channel and Normandy Coast, extraordinary secret technology and sunken wrecks of WWII are revealed.
    Next Showing:  
    Tuesday 10 December 2019 at 11:00AM - National Geographic
    Repeats:  
    Tuesday 17 December 2019 at 1:00PM - National Geographic

  • Drain The Oceans: Hitler's Killer Warships
    The story of Hitler's vision to conquer the world using his high-tech battleships. Drain the Oceans reveals the rise and fall of the Third Reich's deadly fleet.
    Next Showing:  
    Wednesday 11 December 2019 at 10:00PM - National Geographic
    Repeats:  
    Thursday 12 December 2019 at 2:00AM - National Geographic

    Thursday 12 December 2019 at 7:00AM - National Geographic
  • Drain The Oceans: Secrets of The Spanish Armada
    Go beneath the waves to discover how the English not only thwarted Spain’s Armada, but also stole their technology to expand their own empire.
  • Drain The Oceans: Secrets of New York City
    Can the engineering and WWI secrets revealed by sonar explain New York’s meteoric rise into a bustling world metropolis forever pushing forward?
    Next Showing:  
    Monday 30 December 2019 at 4:00PM - National Geographic
  • Drain The Oceans: London's Secret History
    London is one of the most powerful cities on earth. Draining the Oceans reveals the story of the city's meteoric rise.
    Next Showing:  
    Wednesday 25 December 2019 at 10:00PM - National Geographic
    Repeats:  
    Thursday 26 December 2019 at 2:00AM - National Geographic

    Thursday 26 December 2019 at 7:00AM - National Geographic
  • Drain The Oceans: Killer U-Boats
    The world’s first stealth weapon, the U-Boat almost won the war when it took on the might of the Royal Navy. Now draining the ocean reveals the story.
  • Drain The Oceans: Thai Cave Rescue
    National Geographic goes inside the infamous Thai cave and shares new insights into the deadly mission to rescue a junior football team in 2018.
  • Drain The Oceans: Secrets of The Civil War
  • Drain The Oceans: Episode 11
    Next Showing:  
    Wednesday 18 December 2019 at 10:00PM - National Geographic
    Repeats:  
    Thursday 19 December 2019 at 2:00AM - National Geographic

    Thursday 19 December 2019 at 7:00AM - National Geographic
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