Tuesday

26 March

  • 06:00 CAT

    Air Crash Investigation

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    Dead Weight, Season 5 | Episode 5

    A small commuter plane begins a short flight when disaster strikes. Moments after takeoff, the nose of the aircraft pitches up dramatically. The flight crew struggles for control. The plane is just 350 meters in the air when it stalls, rolls to the left, and plummets to the ground. It slams into a packed hangar, killing everyone on board. Combing through the wreckage, investigators find a single clue that leads them to uncover a string of errors and faulty assumptions that have been putting millions of passengers at risk for years.

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  • 06:50 CAT

    Yukon Gold

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    Under Pressure, Season 3 | Episode 4

    Six weeks into the season, stress is running high for mining couple Nika Guilbault and Chris St. Jean when plans to move the sluice plant up the road to the next cut are slowed by their new hires - greenhorns who've never worked a mine before. On Arizona Creek, Ken Foy and Guillaume Brodeur are desperate to for signs that this prospecting mission was a good idea, but so far they're not seeing much gold in any of their tests. Cam Johnson is sluicing Donovan cut, where he's betting on finding the motherlode, but a series of breakdowns slow his progress.

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  • 07:40 CAT

    Megafactories

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    Bentley, Season 1 | Episode 16

    From the hallmark matrix grille to the classic wooden interior, theres not much that changes in a Bentley from generation to generation. After all, its not often one messes with excellence. But this fall Bentley is remaking their flagship car. Named in honor of the fastest stretch of Frances famed 24 Hours of Le Mans race a race Bentley has won six times the new Mulsanne takes Bentley back to its roots, underlining its passion for power and speed. With a higher level of customization than any of its competitors over 90% of Mulsannes are custom ordered traditional assembly lines are thrown out the window. Here, power meets luxury in Bentleys meticulously hand crafted mega machines.

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  • 08:30 CAT

    Wicked Tuna

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    Ride the Lightning, Season 7 | Episode 8

    Before and after a storm bluefin tuna go on a feeding frenzy, so for boat captains willing to take the risk of going out on the water the rewards can be great. Last year when bad weather hit the fishing grounds Hot Tuna's captain, TJ Ott, was cautious, sitting out the bad weather at the dock while other boats caught fish and moved up in earnings. This week the competition is close with only few hundred dollars separating the top contenders and no one wants to miss a chance at taking the top spot.

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  • 09:25 CAT

    Seconds from Disaster

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    Zeebrugge Ferry Disaster, Season 2 | Episode 5

    This episode profiles the worst peacetime maritime accident since the Titanic in 1912. At 6 p.m. on March 6, 1987, passenger ferry, 'The Herald of Free Enterprise', with approximately 459 passengers on board, sets sail from Zeebrugge in Belgium across the English Channel to the port town of Dover, Britain. It was an extremely cold yet calm night on the seas and apart from running five minutes late, everything appeared normal. But less than thirty minutes after leaving the port, The Herald jolts and tilts to portside. At first it is just thought to be rough seas, but moments later a more extreme jolt causes her to capsize. Within 90 seconds, the Herald turns on her port side and is resting on a sandbank, leaving hundreds of crew and passengers to battle their way out. 193 people lost their lives that night. What caused The Herald of Free Enterprise to capsize? Was it the crew's fault or design defect?

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  • 10:15 CAT

    Air Crash Investigation

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    Mystery Fire, Season 5 | Episode 4

    In November 1987, a 747 on a flight to Johannesburg crashes into the Indian Ocean. A blaze in the cargo hold was the suspected cause, but rumours persist that the aircraft was illegally carrying arms.

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  • 11:10 CAT

    Science of Stupid

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    Science of Stupid 4, 1, Season 4 | Episode 1

    The show that takes the most spectacular and painful user generated clips ever recorded, and combines them with cold hard science is back for a fourth season. In this episode we learn just how many ways there are to embarrass, injure and humiliate yourself while doing pogo backflips, Ski Cliff drop-ins or just reverse parking.

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  • 11:40 CAT

    Science of Stupid

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    Science of Stupid 4, 11, Season 4 | Episode 11

    The show that takes the most spectacular and painful user generated clips ever recorded, and combines them with cold hard science is back for a fourth season. In this episode we learn just how many ways there are to embarrass, injure and humiliate yourself while racing a snowmobile, jumping a skateboard or simply walking in long robes.

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  • 12:05 CAT

    Filthy Riches

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    Harvest Moon, Season 1 | Episode 1

    Making a living off the land is tough, but for some, they wouldn't have it any other way. For Ray Turner, this means constantly rebuilding his eel weir in preparation for the annual eel migration on the Delaware River. Ray battles the fast moving river current to move large rocks and repair the weir breaches. For Billy Taylor and his sons, surviving off the land means hunting in the dense Appalachian Mountains for the prized root ginseng. The Taylors have their first big order of the season, but they must first survive an encounter with a venomous snake in order to dig up the seng. Bloodworm hunters Andy and Jim are racing against the incoming tide of the Maine mudflats. One wrong step and they could be stuck, waist-deep, in quicksand-like mud pits. Burl hunter Greg is searching for Box Elder burls, but only has one day to do it. Greg and Al will have to risk their safety if they want to drag the burls from the canyon before the sun sets.

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  • 12:55 CAT

    Egypt With The World's Greatest Explorer

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    No Man's Land, Season 1 | Episode 3

    After weeks of adventure Ran and Joe have finally reached the end of their journey, to the south is the border with Sudan. In this episode, Joe skirts the crocodile infested waters of Lake Nasser and tries his hand at sailing a traditional Egyptian Felucca. Finally, Ran and Joe say goodbye to this incredible country and its lifeblood, the River Nile, just as Ran did half a century before.

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  • 13:45 CAT

    Wicked Tuna

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    Fishin' Friction, Season 7 | Episode 9

    It's the halfway point of the season, and with the pressure for bluefin intensifying, tensions rise for captains and their crews. And while some teams work together under the mounting pressure for paychecks, others begin to fall apart.

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  • 14:35 CAT

    Live Free Or Die

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    The Tipping Point, Season 2 | Episode 8

    Colbert's 20-year-old canoe has sprung its final leak and Thorn must tackle his leaking roof. Tony and Amelia have their hearts set on a truck - but sticking to their recycle philosophy, not just any old truck will do.

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  • 15:25 CAT

    Seconds from Disaster

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    Fire In The Cockpit, Season 6 | Episode 2

    On September 2nd 1998, Swissair Flight 111 came crashing into the Atlantic Ocean near Canada's eastern coastline. All 229 people on board were killed instantly by the impact. The recovery effort and subsequent investigation that followed remains the largest and most expensive in Canada's history.

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  • 16:20 CAT

    Supercar Megabuild

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    Porsche Panamera, Season 1 | Episode 4

    In this episode of Supercar Megabuild, under the tutelage of their mentor and motoring mogul Afzal Kahn, engineers Ralph and Ranen are set a brief of turning a run of the mill Porsche Panamera into the ultimate eco-friendly, high performance executive super car. Their aim is to produce a car for Mr Kahn that will cater for the growing appetite in the Chinese market for high performance cars - but also stick to strict emission and import duties related to engine size. Purchasing a Hybrid version of the Porsche, Ralph and Ranen head to the continent to learn from the Porsche team who won at Le Mans with a similar engine and also tune their car for maximum performance by re-mapping its "electric brain". Back in the UK, Mr Kahn works on an ingenious new seating arrangement and styling package to appeal to a discerning executive whilst Ralph and Ranen perfect the aerodynamics of the cars news bodykit to guarantee the best possible performance. The re-packaged and re-tuned vehicle is then revealed to a delegation of Chinese business leaders at Mr Kahn's showroom in London. Will they order 50 of the vehicles in a coup for Kahn or will this effort at a supercar be a flop?

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  • 17:10 CAT

    Yukon Gold

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    Time Crunch, Season 3 | Episode 3

    Cam Johnson is banking on pulling gold from two cuts to meet his ambitious season target of 1500 ounces, but his big plans hit a major snag when one of the cuts runs dry, forcing him to put all his resources into just one cut. Karl Knutson wants to finish up mining Sulphur Creek as soon as possible but his crew's lack of focus is holding him back. Mining couple Nika Guilbault and Chris St. Jean are optimistic they are on promising ground and on pace to meet their 750 ounce season gold goal, but a broken bearing that drives the sluice plant's shaker deck shuts them down.

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  • 18:00 CAT

    Air Crash Investigation

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    Dead Weight, Season 5 | Episode 5

    A small commuter plane begins a short flight when disaster strikes. Moments after takeoff, the nose of the aircraft pitches up dramatically. The flight crew struggles for control. The plane is just 350 meters in the air when it stalls, rolls to the left, and plummets to the ground. It slams into a packed hangar, killing everyone on board. Combing through the wreckage, investigators find a single clue that leads them to uncover a string of errors and faulty assumptions that have been putting millions of passengers at risk for years.

    Go to show
  • 19:00 CAT

    Car S.O.S.

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    Lotus Elise, Season 7 | Episode 1

    Tim and Fuzz take on the restoration of a lightweight British pocket rocket , a 1997 Lotus Elise. The car's owner, 44 year old former print manager Sarah, had been planning to get the car back on the road with the help of her dad Phil until double tragedy struck - he fell victim to incurable bowel cancer then sadly Sarah herself was also diagnosed with cancer. The car's restoration was put on hold. Mother Jenny wrote in to Car SOS hoping to bring back her daughter's much needed smile.

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  • 19:55 CAT

    Highway Thru Hell

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    You Can’t Argue with Gravity, Season 4 | Episode 7

    Al and Gord from Quiring Towing work to rescue a loaded semi that's teetering on the edge of a 300-foot drop. When a new client needs Colin's help, he faces a white-knuckle drive on a remote Alberta back road. Jamie tests out a new driver, who might be in over his head. And John and Brandon try to save an injured owl, trapped on the highway.

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  • 20:50 CAT

    Nazi Megastructures

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    War On The Eastern Front, Season 2 | Episode 1

    This is the story of Hitler's invasion of Russia with the biggest invasion force ever assembled and the greatest tank battle in history. As his plan for 'Total War' fails, the Germans face a vast Soviet army bent on revenge and must battle for every inch of ground from the Baltic all the way back to the heart of Berlin.

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  • 21:40 CAT

    Drugs Inc.

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    The High Wire, Season 5 | Episode 2

    Baltimore - a once prosperous city. But today the city's jobs have gone with its steel mills. For some of those that remain amid the poverty and abandoned homes - the 'Heroin Hustle' is a way of life. Baltimore now has one of the biggest heroin problems in the world. An estimated 60,000 people are addicted and the authorities are struggling to cope. In West Baltimore, the area of Pennsylvania Avenue alone is estimated to take $10 million a year from heroin sales. The booming business is expanding outwards to the suburbs to meet the demand of a growing new drug market.

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  • 22:35 CAT

    Banged Up Abroad

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    Saudi Whisky Run, Season 6 | Episode 2

    Scottish chef Gordon Malloch arrives in Saudi Arabia to start a new life as a catering manager but quickly finds himself a profitable sideline as a bootlegger. His homemade hooch makes him the toast of the ex-pat party scene - and when some fellow Europeans offer him a role in a whiskey smuggling operation he jumps at it. Demand for premium quality whiskey in the strictly teetotal Saudi Arabian kingdom brings Gordon to the attention of the ruling elite and Gordon is soon supplying a local prince and various members of his extended family. After a near fatal car crash in the desert Gordon decides to quit while he is ahead, and he plans one last job before coming home to Britain. But when he is caught red-handed, he is sentenced by the religious police to nearly four years in prison and over 400 lashes.

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  • 23:30 CAT

    Taboo

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    Freaky Remedies, Season 8 | Episode 3

    In the west, medicine is based on science, research and technology. But in cultures around the world, many still put their health in the hands of monks, mystics and magic potions. Some are willing to go to the ultimate limits for a cure. Heroin addicts purge their habit literally in a brutal detox. Half a million faithful swallow a whole, live animal in a bid to treat asthma. Shamans practice animal sacrifice for pain relief. A couple so desperate to conceive drink the undrinkable. When people abandon conventional medicine and put their faith in extreme cures, healing can become taboo.

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  • 00:20 CAT

    Car S.O.S.

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    Lotus Elise, Season 7 | Episode 1

    Tim and Fuzz take on the restoration of a lightweight British pocket rocket , a 1997 Lotus Elise. The car's owner, 44 year old former print manager Sarah, had been planning to get the car back on the road with the help of her dad Phil until double tragedy struck - he fell victim to incurable bowel cancer then sadly Sarah herself was also diagnosed with cancer. The car's restoration was put on hold. Mother Jenny wrote in to Car SOS hoping to bring back her daughter's much needed smile.

    Go to show
  • 01:10 CAT

    Highway Thru Hell

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    You Can’t Argue with Gravity, Season 4 | Episode 7

    Al and Gord from Quiring Towing work to rescue a loaded semi that's teetering on the edge of a 300-foot drop. When a new client needs Colin's help, he faces a white-knuckle drive on a remote Alberta back road. Jamie tests out a new driver, who might be in over his head. And John and Brandon try to save an injured owl, trapped on the highway.

    Go to show
  • 01:55 CAT

    Nazi Megastructures

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    War On The Eastern Front, Season 2 | Episode 1

    This is the story of Hitler's invasion of Russia with the biggest invasion force ever assembled and the greatest tank battle in history. As his plan for 'Total War' fails, the Germans face a vast Soviet army bent on revenge and must battle for every inch of ground from the Baltic all the way back to the heart of Berlin.

    Go to show
  • 02:45 CAT

    Drugs Inc.

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    The High Wire, Season 5 | Episode 2

    Baltimore - a once prosperous city. But today the city's jobs have gone with its steel mills. For some of those that remain amid the poverty and abandoned homes - the 'Heroin Hustle' is a way of life. Baltimore now has one of the biggest heroin problems in the world. An estimated 60,000 people are addicted and the authorities are struggling to cope. In West Baltimore, the area of Pennsylvania Avenue alone is estimated to take $10 million a year from heroin sales. The booming business is expanding outwards to the suburbs to meet the demand of a growing new drug market.

    Go to show
  • 03:35 CAT

    Yukon Gold

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    Time Crunch, Season 3 | Episode 3

    Cam Johnson is banking on pulling gold from two cuts to meet his ambitious season target of 1500 ounces, but his big plans hit a major snag when one of the cuts runs dry, forcing him to put all his resources into just one cut. Karl Knutson wants to finish up mining Sulphur Creek as soon as possible but his crew's lack of focus is holding him back. Mining couple Nika Guilbault and Chris St. Jean are optimistic they are on promising ground and on pace to meet their 750 ounce season gold goal, but a broken bearing that drives the sluice plant's shaker deck shuts them down.

    Go to show
  • 04:20 CAT

    Air Crash Investigation

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    Dead Weight, Season 5 | Episode 5

    A small commuter plane begins a short flight when disaster strikes. Moments after takeoff, the nose of the aircraft pitches up dramatically. The flight crew struggles for control. The plane is just 350 meters in the air when it stalls, rolls to the left, and plummets to the ground. It slams into a packed hangar, killing everyone on board. Combing through the wreckage, investigators find a single clue that leads them to uncover a string of errors and faulty assumptions that have been putting millions of passengers at risk for years.

    Go to show
  • 05:10 CAT

    Science of Stupid

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    Science of Stupid 4, 1, Season 4 | Episode 1

    The show that takes the most spectacular and painful user generated clips ever recorded, and combines them with cold hard science is back for a fourth season. In this episode we learn just how many ways there are to embarrass, injure and humiliate yourself while doing pogo backflips, Ski Cliff drop-ins or just reverse parking.

    Go to show
  • 05:35 CAT

    Science of Stupid

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    Science of Stupid 4, 11, Season 4 | Episode 11

    The show that takes the most spectacular and painful user generated clips ever recorded, and combines them with cold hard science is back for a fourth season. In this episode we learn just how many ways there are to embarrass, injure and humiliate yourself while racing a snowmobile, jumping a skateboard or simply walking in long robes.

    Go to show