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  • Sticks and Stones show

    Sticks and Stones

    Discover how these huge and mysterious shapes, taking days of labour in burning heat, were constructed.

    (02:47)
  • The Helecopter show

    The Helecopter

    The robotic helecopter builds a 3D photographic map of the mysterious Nasca Lines.

    (02:49)
  • Mysterious Lines show

    Mysterious Lines

    What do a Killer Whale, a Spider and a Monkey have in common?

    (02:58)
  • Decapitated show

    Decapitated

    Was the mysterious headless body executed or sacraficed? The clue is in the burial.

    (02:59)
  • Stolen Treasure show

    Stolen Treasure

    Will the Dive Detectives find a century-old missing gunboat full of precious cargo?

    (00:30)
  • Rogue Wave show

    Rogue Wave

    The Dive Detectives investigate one of the greatest maritime mysteries.

    (00:30)
  • War Heroes show

    War Heroes

    Dan Cruickshank goes on a steamy adventure to visit the War Heroes who saved the day!

    (01:22)
  • Mobilsation show

    Mobilsation

    The railways were used to mobilise troops during the first and second World Wars.

    (00:45)
  • Narrow gauge railways show

    Narrow gauge railways

    Take a look at one of the first narrow gauge railways.

    (00:56)
  • Train trip show

    Train trip

    Dan Cruickshank goes for a ride on a narrow gauge railway.

    (00:30)
  • Prince show

    Prince

    Prince, one of the first narrow gauge locomotives.

    (01:44)
  • Evacuation show

    Evacuation

    See how the railways were used to evacuate children from the big cities during World War 2.

    (00:51)
  • Lancastria troopship show

    Lancastria troopship

    Dan Cruickshank talks with Reg Brown, who survived the bombing and sinking of the Lancastria in 1940 during a troop evacuation...

    (02:39)
  • Clifton Suspension Bridge show

    Clifton Suspension Bridge

    Brunel won a competition to design Clifton Suspension Bridge.

    (01:30)
  • Swindon show

    Swindon

    A look at the creation of Swindon town that became the heart and soul of the Great Western Railways.

    (01:26)
  • Steam Revolution show

    Steam Revolution

    An overview of the steam revolution and how it helped to shape Britain.

    (01:21)
  • Cotton Mill Express show

    Cotton Mill Express

    Dan Cruickshank goes for a ride on the Scots Guardsman.

    (00:54)
  • Driving Lesson show

    Driving Lesson

    See Dan Cruickshank take his first driving lesson on a steam train!

    (02:33)
  • Liverpool Rd Station show

    Liverpool Rd Station

    Visit the world's first purpose built railway station.

    (01:03)
  • The Planet show

    The Planet

    The Planet was an up-to-date version of The Rocket that was exported to other countries by Britain.

    (01:30)