Sunday

28 May

  • 11:00

    China's Megatomb Revealed

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    China's Megatomb Revealed, Season 1 | Episode 1

    Head inside the Manhattan-sized tomb of China's first Emperor and discover the macabre and history-rewriting secrets that lay guarded by the Terracotta Warriors.

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  • 13:00

    China's Lost Pyramids

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    China's Lost Pyramids, Season 1 | Episode 1

    Insightful documentary on China's giant mausoleums; man-made mountains built to honour the great emperors. Thousands of labourers lost their lives building these incredible structures.

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  • 14:00

    Lost Tomb Of Genghis Khan

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    Lost Tomb Of Genghis Khan, Season 1 | Episode 1

    As the Mongolian landscape comes under threat, the need to find Genghis Khan's body becomes urgent. Experts set out to trace it, making a hugely important discovery.

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  • 15:00

    Herod's Lost Tomb

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    Herod's Lost Tomb, Season 0 | Episode 1

    GREAT MYSTERIES WEEKEND: Documentary which reveals the hidden side to the tyrannical ruler King Herod: he was also a great architectural mastermind, creating Jerusalem's Second Temple.

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  • 16:00

    $400 Million Emerald Mystery

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    $400 Million Emerald Mystery, Season 1 | Episode 1

    GREAT MYSTERIES WEEKEND: This is the incredible story of the giant $400million Bahia Emerald. Unearthed in Brazil in 2001, its discovery marked the start of an astonishing tale of deceit, obsession and greed.

  • 17:00

    North Korea Undercover

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    North Korea Undercover, Season 0 | Episode 1

    GREAT MYSTERIES WEEKEND: Sneak a rare glimpse into a secretive land where the web and mobile phones are banned. Brave the DMZ landmines with undercover reporter Lisa Ling to enter the dictatorship of North Korea.

  • 18:00

    Area 51: The CIA's Secret Files

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    Area 51: The CIA's Secret Files, Season 1 | Episode 1

    GREAT MYSTERIES WEEKEND: Former radar specialists, pilots and security guards at Area 51 cast new light on the secretive and ground-breaking research conducted at the Groom Lake Testing Facility.

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  • 19:00

    JFK: The Lost Bullet

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    JFK: The Lost Bullet, Season 1 | Episode 1

    GREAT MYSTERIES WEEKEND: In the chaos of JFK's death, detectives left one bullet unaccounted for. Its fate launched tens of conspiracy theories. Now, remastered footage solves the mystery of the third bullet.

  • 20:00

    Supercar Megabuild

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    Le Mans Maserati, Season 2 | Episode 1

    Le Mans Maserati: Under pressure and against the clock, expert mechanics Shane and Dan bid to transform ordinary cars into extraordinary supercars.

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  • 21:00

    Genius

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    Einstein: Chapter Six, Season 1 | Episode 6

    Chapter Six: Einstein moves his family for both work and to be nearer to Elsa. As his marriage hits breaking point, he sets out to prove his theory. (6 of 10)

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  • 22:00

    Roman Murder Mystery

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    Roman Murder Mystery, Season 1 | Episode 1

    GREAT MYSTERIES WEEKEND: An exclusive investigation brings to life a major Roman outpost near Hadrian's Wall named Vindolanda, home to soldiers, wives, slaves and local Britons from the countryside.

  • 23:00

    Area 51: I Was There

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    Area 51: I Was There, Season 1 | Episode 1

    For the first time, hear from insiders who secretly worked on jaw-dropping aircraft and weapons systems at the highly classified military base and rumoured storage spot for UFOs.

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  • 00:00

    Vampire Skeletons Mystery

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    Vampire Skeletons Mystery, Season 1 | Episode 1

    GREAT MYSTERIES WEEKEND: Following the discovery of potential 'vampire' bodies in Ireland, experts explore a series of fascinating grave finds and reveal our ancestors' great fear of the blood-sucking undead.

  • 01:00

    Cannibal Island

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    Cannibal Island, Season 1 | Episode 1

    GREAT MYSTERIES WEEKEND: Piers Gibbon risks his life in search of cannibals in the South Pacific. Cannibalism was made illegal in Papua New Guinea in 1970, but do its tribes still devour human flesh?

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  • 02:00

    Yukon Gold

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    Big Money Throwdown, Season 1 | Episode 8

    Big Money Throwdown: Snow arrives early, forcing Ken and Dennis to make a dangerous journey for fuel. Meanwhile, Karl wakes up to a frozen sluice plant and a broken pipe. (S1, ep 8)

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  • 03:00

    Wicked Tuna

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    Battle At Midway, Season 4 | Episode 8

    Battle At Midway: One mate struggles to decide whether to keep fishing or quit as the crews hit the halfway point in their gruelling season on the seas. (S4, ep 8)

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  • 04:00

    Ice Road Rescue

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    Fishy Business, Season 1 | Episode 8

    Fishy Business: Bjorn battles heavy snowfall as he deals with frozen fuel tanks and troublesome reindeer. In the south, a truck loses its axle on the icy hillside. (S1, ep 9)

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Monday

29 May

  • 08:00

    Drain The Ocean: WWII

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    Drain The Ocean: WWII, Season 1 | Episode 1

    World War Two left a great number of ships and submarines hidden beneath the waves. If the oceans were drained, what secrets would each vessel reveal?

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  • 09:00

    Drain The Great Lakes

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    Drain The Great Lakes, Season 1 | Episode 1

    Ground-breaking documentary which pulls the virtual plug from North America's Great Lakes. What secrets of geology and human history lurk beneath these huge expanses of fresh water?

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  • 10:00

    Drain The Titanic

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    Drain The Titanic, Season 1 | Episode 1

    The most famous shipwreck in the world lies over 12,000 feet down in the icy waters of the Atlantic Ocean. No one has fully recorded the extent of what remains of the Titanic - until now.

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  • 11:00

    Drain The Bermuda Triangle

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    Drain The Bermuda Triangle, Season 1 | Episode 1

    Unravel the mysteries behind the Bermuda Triangle in this one-off documentary, which, for the first time, gets to the bottom of what lies beneath the sinister stretch of water.

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  • 12:00

    Top 10 Biggest Beasts Ever

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    Top 10 Biggest Beasts Ever, Season 1 | Episode 1

    GREAT MYSTERIES WEEKEND: Before man ruled the world, Earth was a land of giants, from birds with plane-length wingspans to Boeing 737-sized dinosaurs. Count down the biggest beasts in this spectacular special.

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  • 13:00

    Hitler's Jurassic Monsters

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    Hitler's Jurassic Monsters, Season 1 | Episode 1

    Hitler's Jurassic Monsters: Documentary exploring Hitler's bizarre and ambitious project to breed fierce prehistoric creatures in a laboratory and release them into the wild.

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  • 14:00

    Explorer

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    Legend Of The Monkey God, Season 0 | Episode 1

    GREAT MYSTERIES WEEKEND: The incredible story of Steve Elkins' hunt for the mythical City of the Monkey God in Honduras's Mosquitia rainforests, his remarkable discovery and the huge excavation that followed.

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  • 15:00

    Egypt Underworld

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    Egypt: Secrets Of The Dead, Season 0 | Episode 1

    GREAT MYSTERIES WEEKEND: The ancient Egyptians were fascinated by death. CGI and archaeological finds reveal both the terrifying and beautiful stories they believed of the afterlife.

  • 16:00

    Egypt: Secret Chambers Revealed

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    Egypt: Secret Chambers Revealed, Season 1 | Episode 1

    GREAT MYSTERIES WEEKEND: Another chance to see National Geographic's live broadcast from Egypt of an attempt to solve the mystery of the Great Pyramid.

  • 17:00

    Explorer

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    China's Mystery Mummies, Season 0 | Episode 1

    China's Mystery Mummies: Explorer Spencer Wells investigates four mummified bodies found in China, dated to 2600 to 4000 years old. Where did these European-looking bodies come from?

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  • 18:00

    Genius

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    Einstein: Chapter One, Season 1 | Episode 1

    Chapter One: Academy Award winner Geoffrey Rush stars as Albert Einstein in a compelling series charting the life of one of history's greatest minds. With Emily Watson. (1 of 10)

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  • 19:00

    Air Crash Investigation

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    Death Of The President, Season 11 | Episode 10

    Death Of The President: When Polish President Lech Kaczynski was killed in a plane crash in 2010, investigators soon discovered there was more to the incident than simple pilot error.

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  • 20:00

    Primal Survivor

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    Jungle Sacrifice, Season 2 | Episode 1

    Jungle Sacrifice: Survival expert Hazen Audel negotiates deadly snakes and monsoon rains as he joins an elite band of tribal hunters on Indonesia's Siberut Island. (S2, ep 1)

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  • 21:00

    Border Wars

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    Cars, Cash And Stash, Season 1 | Episode 8

    Cars, Cash and Stash: As drugs and contraband are driven north and cash and guns flow south, customs and border patrol are on red alert for illicit goods cleverly concealed in cars.

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  • 22:00

    Heroin Explosion

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    Heroin Explosion, Season 1 | Episode 1

    UK PREMIERE: The rise of heroin use and overdoses has been skyrocketing in the past years and the cause is because of two things: rampant addiction due to overly prescribed opioids and cheaper heroin.

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  • 23:00

    Air Crash Investigation

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    Typhoon Takeoff, Season 11 | Episode 3

    Typhoon Takeoff: Experts delve into the fatal crash of Singapore Airlines Flight 006 in 2000. They originally blamed severe winds then they found strange markings on a closed runway.

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  • 00:00

    Live Free Or Die

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    Sting Like A Bee, Season 1 | Episode 6

    UK PREMIERE: Tony and Amelia race to save their bees, Thorn tries to control a massive bonfire, Colbert finishes a critical step of his new cabin and Tobias builds a shelter to protect him from the harsh desert.

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  • 01:00

    Yukon River Run

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    Merciless Miles, Season 1 | Episode 6

    Merciless Miles: The crews arrive in Galena hoping to make big bucks and end their trip. Those who fail to cash in must continue their trip down the rapidly-freezing river. (S1, ep 6)

  • 02:00

    Lawless Island

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    The Long Road, Season 1 | Episode 16

    The Long Road: The dark days of winter have come. Sam looks to get his garden ready for spring, while the Porters head off to pick up two newcomers to the community. (S1, ep 16)

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  • 03:00

    Car S.O.S.

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    Cortina Conundrum, Season 2 | Episode 1

    FAST, FUELLED AND FURIOUS WEEKEND: Cortina Conundrum: When ex-mechanic George got lung disease, his dream of restoring his Ford Cortina GT ended. Can Tim and Fuzz surprise him by fixing up his cherished car? (S2, ep 1)

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  • 04:00

    Strippers: Cars For Cash

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    Bargain Bangers, Season 2 | Episode 1

    Bargain Bangers: Armed with just 250, the teams go in search of rusty old motors to strip to a shell. Who will drive the biggest profits on the scrap metal market? (S2, ep 9)

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