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  • Sleepwalking Murders show

    Sleepwalking Murders

    Experts investigate whether someone can really be capable of killing while they're asleep and if sleepwalking is a valid...

    (01:51)
  • The Nostradamus Effect show

    The Nostradamus Effect

    Experts and modern seers examine the work of Nostradamus to see whether the future really can be predicted.

    (01:17)
  • Gospel of Judas show

    Gospel of Judas

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

    (01:04)
  • Dian Fossey: Secrets in the Mist Trailer show

    Dian Fossey: Secrets in the Mist Trailer

    Culled from over 40 hours of rare archival footage, this three-part special allows the pioneer researcher to narrate her own...

    (01:23)
  • Planning The Revolt show

    Planning The Revolt

    While SS officers visit the Jewish run workshops, others spend their time planning for something bigger.

    (02:49)
  • Comet Air Crash show

    Comet Air Crash

    In 1954, disaster struck again when a third Comet jet airliner crashed, throwing the future of commercial aviation into question.

    (01:00)
  • Titanic show

    Titanic

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

    (00:41)
  • New York Air Crash show

    New York Air Crash

    In November 2001 an American Airlines Airbus, carrying 260 people, crashed. Was the cause terrorism or engine failure?

    (00:55)
  • Crash of the Hindenburg show

    Crash of the Hindenburg

    The largest airship ever built and the pride of the Nazi government, the Hindenburg met its fatal demise in May 1937.

    (00:55)
  • 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)
  • 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)
  • The Alhambra: Palaces & Gardens show

    The Alhambra: Palaces & Gardens

    There was more to the Alhambra than a fortress – it was also designed with Palaces and peaceful gardens in mind. Discover...

    (05:00)
  • Petra: Master Engineering show

    Petra: Master Engineering

    Find out about the constructional engineering that went in to building Al Khazneh, which is integrated into the rock face.

    (02:55)
  • St Pauls Cathedral: The Dome show

    St Pauls Cathedral: The Dome

    The most iconic element of St Paul’s is the mighty dome of St Paul’s, topped by a gold cross 111 metres above the ground....

    (02:59)
  • 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)
  • St Pauls Cathedral: The Great Model Design show

    St Pauls Cathedral: The Great Model Design

    The equivalent of half a million dollars in today’s money, Sir Christopher Wren’s ‘great model design’ of St. Paul’s...

    (02:58)
  • St Pauls Cathedral: Religious Conflict show

    St Pauls Cathedral: Religious Conflict

    It was 9 years after the Great Fire of London before work on St Paul’s Cathedral began. But in an age of intense religious...

    (02:59)
  • St Pauls Cathedral: Out of the Fire show

    St Pauls Cathedral: Out of the Fire

    Discover the secrets behind the building of St Paul’s Cathedral, one of the iconic landmarks of London and how its...

    (04:52)
  • 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)