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Wed 24 Jan

6:00am
Extreme Engineering
Panama Canal
Season 7 Episode 5/8

Danny Forster travels to Olmos to learn how one of the deepest tunnels ever attempted will impact drought-ridden farms in western Peru

Rating: 7.7
7:00am
Extreme Engineering
Peru Dam & Tunnel
Season 7 Episode 6/8

Danny Forster heads to Olmos, Peru, to witness construction of the Limon Dam and one of the deepest tunnels ever attempted

Rating: 7.7
8:00am
Man Made Marvels China
Bird's Nest Stadium
Season 1 Episode 2/3

The engineering expertise used in the building of the Bird's Nest Stadium for the 2008 Beijing Olympics, featuring interviews with members of the construction team

9:00am
Food Factory
Mint Condition
Season 5 Episode 11/26

Australian style soft liquorice owes its success to a blunder and find out the secret to making perfectly seasoned plantain chips

Rating: 6.2
9:30am
Food Factory
Smooth As Butter
Season 5 Episode 12/26

Discover how delicious peanut butter cups, pound cakes and butter chicken cooking sauce are created from raw materials to finished products

Rating: 6.2
10:00am
Food Factory
Puffins N'Cream
Season 5 Episode 13/26

Discover how a famous eco-minded breakfast cereal, luscious raspberry creams, and bagel crisps are created from raw materials to finished products

Rating: 6.2
10:30am
Food Factory
Butter Up!
Season 5 Episode 14/26

Discover how wild cherry throat drops, gluten-free veggie pockets, peanut butter chocolates, and apple butter are created from raw materials to finished products

Rating: 6.2
11:00am
How It's Made
Bead Wire, Mini Pepperoni, Irrigation Sprinklers, and Leather Gloves
Season 23 Episode 15/26

The manufacturing documentary continues, detailing how bead wire, mini pepperoni, irrigation sprinklers and leather gloves are created

Rating: 7.3
11:30am
How It's Made
Mouth-Blown Window Glass, Water Pumps, Sake, and Tweezers
Season 23 Episode 16/26

The complex manufacturing processes behind the production of mouth-blown window glass, water pumps, sake, and tweezers

Rating: 7.3
12:00pm
How Do They Do It?
Ammo, Dental Drill, Road Markings
Season 14 Episode 14/20

The design and manufacture of tank-piercing `super bullets', and the creation of dentists' drills

Rating: 7.1
12:30pm
How Do They Do It?
Season 14 Episode 15/20

How giant floating power stations and the world's smallest aircraft are created

Rating: 7.1
1:00pm
How to Build...Everything
World's First Jet Pack
Season 1 Episode 3/12

A do-it-yourself guide for building humanity's greatest inventions. How do you build your very own Jet Pack, Superbike, and Snow Groomer?

1:30pm
How to Build...Everything
Army Tank Confidential
Season 1 Episode 4/12

Comprehensive instructions on how to build homemade jackhammers, military tanks and super-tall water slides

2:00pm
How the Universe Works
Megaflares
Season 2 Episode 4/8

The cause of solar flares and gamma rays, exploring whether they have the potential to threaten life on Earth

Rating: 7.8
3:00pm
How the Universe Works
Extreme Orbits
Season 2 Episode 5/8

The science of orbits, which helped to create life on Earth as well as destroying other planets

Rating: 7.8
4:00pm
Nasa's Unexplained Files
Mystery of the Invisible Planet
Season 3 Episode 15/24

Interviews with astronauts and scientists shed light on the many mysterious flying objects that have been caught on Nasa's cameras, and explore the idea of extraterrestrial life

Rating: 5.4
5:00pm
Chaos Caught on Camera
Icy Impact, Flash Flood, Deadly Deer
Season 1 Episode 5/10

Amazing tales of human endurance and survival to calamitous engineering failures - all caught on camera

Rating: 8
5:30pm
Chaos Caught on Camera
Invading Inferno, Gutsy Granny, Ambush Avalanche
Season 1 Episode 6/10

Footage of everything from human endurance and survival to calamitous engineering failures

Rating: 8
6:00pm
How It's Made
Wooden Bowls/Chainsaws/Stackable Potato Crisps
Season 9 Episode 3/13

The production of wooden bowls, chainsaws and stackable crisps, and how technology has changed their manufacturing processes

Rating: 7.3
6:30pm
How It's Made
Steel Wool/Carved Candles/Cooking Ranges/Slot Machines
Season 9 Episode 4/13

The processes involved in making steel wool, carved candles, cooking ranges and slot machines, and how technology has altered their manufacture

Rating: 7.3
7:00pm
Food Factory
The House That Santa Built
Season 2 Episode 25/26

A look at how certain foods are made in factories, featuring rich and creamy eggnog, sweet chocolate santas, fruity nutty Christmas cake, and spicy gingerbread houses

Rating: 6.2
7:30pm
Food Factory
Yule Love This
Season 2 Episode 26/26

A look at how buttery shortbread cookies, creamy yule logs, crunchy, minty chocolate bark, and sweet and sour candy canes with a twist are made for the masses

Rating: 6.2
8:00pm
How Do They Do It?
Sydney Opera House/Handsaws
Season 13 Episode 15/20

The complex technological processes involved in cooling the iconic Sydney Opera House. Plus, an insight into how Sheffield steel is transformed into a carpenter's handsaw, and the production of a microphone capable of picking up a whisper

Rating: 7.1
8:30pm
How Do They Do It?
Moonshine/Electric Bikes/Wetsuits
Season 13 Episode 16/20

Tips for brewing moonshine in the heart of New York City. Plus, the creation of a battery-powered bicycle, and producing wetsuits using rubber grown in the Arizona desert

Rating: 7.1
9:00pm
Through the Wormhole with Morgan Freeman
Does Time Really Exist?
Season 2 Episode 3/10

The actor is joined by a host of experts to question the existence of time, which governs everything within the known universe

Rating: 8.6
10:00pm
How It's Made
Cufflinks/Dashboards/Blueberry Turnovers/Earthenware Pottery
Season 18 Episode 10/13

Developments in the manufacture of cufflinks, dashboards, blueberry turnovers and earthenware pottery

Rating: 7.3
10:30pm
How It's Made
Blister Packs/Deli Slicers/Weather Vanes
Season 18 Episode 11/13

The development and manufacturing processes behind the creation of pharmaceutical blister packs, deli slicers and weather vanes

Rating: 7.3
11:00pm
How It's Made
Channel Signs, Wetsuits and Aluminum Aircraft
Season 23 Episode 26/26

Find out how channel signs are created, wetsuits are manufactured and aluminium aircrafts are made

Rating: 7.3
11:30pm
How It's Made
Motion Sensors/Belt Loaders/Pheasant Breeding/Diving Helmets
Season 22 Episode 1/26

More everyday items are put under the microscope as the programme reveals how motion sensors and diving helmets are made

Rating: 7.3
12:00am
The Unexplained Files
Human Combustion & Carlos de los Santos
Season 1 Episode 4/7

A man who seemingly combusted spontaneously, as there was no evidence of any other fire damage around his body. Drama-documentary detailing mysterious events that, until now, have no credible explanation

Rating: 8
1:00am
Mountain Monsters
Bigfoot of Blair County: Thunder Brothers
Season 2 Episode 12/22

The team finds out about the carved stone they discovered in Blair County, wondering whether they have unearthed an ancient artefact

Rating: 7.9
2:00am
Ghost Lab
The Morgue
Season 2 Episode 5/13

The team investigates a house where three kids are tormented by apparitions. Then they explore a hospital on the site of an old lunatic asylum - what haunts the morgue?

Rating: 0.5
3:00am
Mythbusters
Commercial Myths
Season 9 Episode 27/30

Adam Savage and Jamie Hyneman test whether it is possible to bob for an apple while bungee jumping, and if a tennis match can be played on a plane's wing

Rating: 8.7
3:50am
How It's Made
Pulp Containers/Chicken/Video Games
Season 3 Episode 12/13

The processing of pre-packaged chicken and the risks involved in developing video games, which cost millions to manufacture and demand global sales to recoup firms' investment

Rating: 7.3
4:15am
How It's Made
Firefighters' Boots/Garden Tools/Automated Machines
Season 3 Episode 13/13

The processes involved in manufacturing firefighters' boots, garden tools and automated machines, and how they have developed over the years

Rating: 7.3
4:40am
How the Universe Works
Extreme Orbits
Season 2 Episode 5/8

The science of orbits, which helped to create life on Earth as well as destroying other planets

Rating: 7.8
5:30am
How Stuff Works
Corn
Season 1 Episode 1/12

The hi-tech approach to growing corn, revealing the genetic secrets of the most widely produced crop in the world

Rating: 7

Thu 25 Jan

6:00am
Extreme Engineering
Abu Dhabi
Season 7 Episode 7/8

Danny Forster explores the Al Raha Beach development in Abu Dhabi, where innovative buildings are erected on land reclaimed from the sea

Rating: 7.7
7:00am
Extreme Engineering
Nasa
Season 7 Episode 8/8

Danny Forster explores the transition from the Space Shuttle to the Constellation programme when he visits Nasa

Rating: 7.7
8:00am
Man Made Marvels China
China's Forgotten City
Season 2 Episode 2/5

Discovering Xian, once the site of the world's biggest city and home to some of ancient China's greatest developments

9:00am
Food Factory
Easy As ABC
Season 5 Episode 15/26

Discover how an iconic breakfast cereal, jet-black fettuccine, and gummy peaches are created from raw materials to finished products

Rating: 6.2
9:30am
Food Factory
Drumroll Please
Season 5 Episode 16/26

Discover how frozen strawberry cheesecake, sea salt caramels, allergen-free snack bars, and a culinary classic are created from raw materials to finished products

Rating: 6.2
10:00am
Food Factory
It's Bittersweet
Season 5 Episode 17/26

Discover how fruit goodies, sushi, and chocolate-filled crunchy corn snack are created from raw materials to finished products

Rating: 6.2
10:30am
Food Factory
Hurry And Ketchup!
Season 5 Episode 18/26

Discover how distinctly Canadian flavoured chips, candy bars, zesty Szechuan sauce and Candy Raisins are created from raw materials to finished products

Rating: 6.2
11:00am
How It's Made
Statue Restoration, Tripods, Polish Sausages, and Welding Guns
Season 23 Episode 17/26

The documentary outlining various manufacturing processes continues, this time focusing on statue restoration, and the production of tripods, Polish sausages and welding guns

Rating: 7.3
11:30am
How It's Made
Champagne, ATMs, and Marine Turbochargers
Season 23 Episode 18/26

The materials, development and manufacturing processes behind the creation of champagne, ATMs and marine turbochargers

Rating: 7.3
12:00pm
How Do They Do It?
Season 14 Episode 16/20

How coloured crayons used by children and artists are created and how artisans and craftsmen make treasured mirrors in India

Rating: 7.1
12:30pm
How Do They Do It?
Season 14 Episode 17/20

The complex technological processes involved in creating next-generation race-cars that run on electricity. Plus, the creation of mead

Rating: 7.1
1:00pm
How to Build...Everything
Inside A Jet Car
Season 1 Episode 5/12

A do-it-yourself guide for building humanity's greatest inventions, featuring a car shredder, land speed racer and bomb disposal suit

1:30pm
How to Build...Everything
Make A Monster Truck
Season 1 Episode 6/12

A do-it-yourself guide for building humanity's greatest inventions, featuring monster trucks, interplanetary rovers and tanning beds

2:00pm
How the Universe Works
Comets
Season 2 Episode 6/8

Why scientists are searching for a correlation between amino acids on comets and life on Earth, and how the celestial phenomena could explain the formation of the solar system

Rating: 7.8
3:00pm
How the Universe Works
Asteroids
Season 2 Episode 7/8

An exploration of asteroids, examining how they have threatened the existence of Earth and whether they played a role in creating life on the planet

Rating: 7.8
4:00pm
Nasa's Unexplained Files
Mars's Deepest Secret
Season 3 Episode 16/24

An account of how a malfunction on the ISS threatens to poison the crew with a deadly gas, and a startling image taken by a NASA probe points to evidence of life on Mars

Rating: 5.4
5:00pm
Chaos Caught on Camera
Eerie Eruption, Slippery Slope, Downstream Disaster
Season 1 Episode 7/10

Footage of everything from human endurance and survival to calamitous engineering failures

Rating: 8
5:30pm
Chaos Caught on Camera
Baffling Birth, 'Firenado', Rail Rage
Season 1 Episode 8/10

Footage of everything from human endurance and survival to calamitous engineering failures

Rating: 8
6:00pm
How It's Made
Airline Meals/Paper Cups/Trumpets
Season 9 Episode 5/13

The making of airline meals, paper cups and trumpets, and how technology has changed their production processes

Rating: 7.3
6:30pm
How It's Made
Padlocks/Hair Clippers/Wooden Shoes/Synthetic Leather
Season 9 Episode 6/13

The manufacture of padlocks, hair clippers, wooden shoes and synthetic leather, and how production processes have changed with advances in technology

Rating: 7.3
7:00pm
Food Factory
Smell the Coffee
Season 3 Episode 1/26

A look at the production of jawbreakers, ground coffee, empanadas and cocktail sauce

Rating: 6.2
7:30pm
Food Factory
From Candy to Baby
Season 3 Episode 2/26

A look at the production of baklava, candy buttons, baby gourmet food and feta cheese

Rating: 6.2
8:00pm
How Do They Do It?
Gemstones/Cowboy Boots
Season 13 Episode 17/20

The complex technological processes involved in mining rare gemstones, crafting classic cowboy boots and building large-scale road-sweepers

Rating: 7.1
8:30pm
How Do They Do It?
Duvets/Drill Pipes/Rubber Bands
Season 13 Episode 18/20

How engineers manage to drill for oil thousands of metres below ground. Plus, how duvets and rubber bands are made

Rating: 7.1
9:00pm
Through the Wormhole with Morgan Freeman
Are There More Than Three Dimensions?
Season 2 Episode 4/10

Scientists enlist the help of an innovative piece of machinery to explore the possibility of further dimensions. Presented by Morgan Freeman

Rating: 8.6
10:00pm
How It's Made
Bowler Hats/Solar Water Heaters/Sticky Buns/Electrostatic Speakers
Season 18 Episode 12/13

Developments in the manufacture of bowler hats, solar water heaters, sticky buns and electrostatic speakers

Rating: 7.3
10:30pm
How It's Made
Turntables/Steam Engines/Playground Equipment/Non-Stick Pans
Season 18 Episode 13/13

Developments in the manufacture of turntables, steam engines, playground equipment and non-stick pans

Rating: 7.3
11:00pm
How It's Made
Rawhide Lampshades/Chocolate Chip Cookies/MRI Scanners
Season 22 Episode 2/26

More everyday items are put under the microscope as the series reveals how rawhide lampshades and MRI scanners are made

Rating: 7.3
11:30pm
How It's Made
Noise Barrier Walls/Front-Load Washers/Bourbon
Season 22 Episode 3/26

More everyday items are put under the microscope as the series reveals how noise barrier walls, Bourbon, and front-load washers are made

Rating: 7.3
12:00am
The Unexplained Files
UFO, Mothman & Morgellon's Disease
Season 1 Episode 5/7

The case of the 7ft mothman, and how more than a hundred people witnessed the same unexplained bright white aircraft hovering over their town

Rating: 8
1:00am
Mountain Monsters
Bigfoot of Lee County: Raven Mocker
Season 2 Episode 13/22

The hunters try to capture a Bigfoot that the Cherokee people feared most - but after building a trap, they come face to face with something they cannot explain

Rating: 7.9
2:00am
Ghost Lab
Eternal Home
Season 2 Episode 6/13

The Ghost Lab team investigates the ghostly goings on at the Shanley Hotel, which is believed to be haunted by its former owner

Rating: 0.5
3:00am
Mythbusters
Star Wars: Revenge of the Myth
Season 9 Episode 28/30

Adam Savage and Jamie Hyneman examine stunts from the Star Wars films, asking if Luke could really swing himself and Leia across a chasm with only his belt-rigged grappling hook

Rating: 8.7
3:50am
How It's Made
Plastic Bottles/Eggs/Jars/Wooden Pens
Season 4 Episode 1/13

Plastic bottles, jars and wooden pens are put under the microscope to explore how they are made. Plus, how eggs are collected and packaged

Rating: 7.3
4:15am
How It's Made
Paving Asphalt/Marshmallow Cookies/Loudspeakers/Electronic Door Locks
Season 5 Episode 1/13

How the processes involved in manufacturing paving, marshmallow cookies, loudspeakers and electronic door locks have evolved with changes in technology

Rating: 7.3
4:40am
How the Universe Works
Asteroids
Season 2 Episode 7/8

An exploration of asteroids, examining how they have threatened the existence of Earth and whether they played a role in creating life on the planet

Rating: 7.8
5:30am
How Stuff Works
Timber
Season 1 Episode 3/12

The work of scientists trying to make trees bigger, stronger and more durable to improve the range of products their wood can be used for

Rating: 7

Fri 26 Jan

6:00am
Extreme Engineering
Singapore Skypark
Season 8 Episode 1/10

Danny Forster visits Singapore, while the world's first Skypark is being built on top of three skyscrapers. He helps with some of the heaviest construction lifts ever tried

Rating: 7.7
7:00am
Extreme Engineering
Kuwait Towers
Season 8 Episode 3/10

Danny Forster visits Kuwait to meet people behind the construction of the Al Hamra Tower - the world's tallest twisting structure

Rating: 7.7
8:00am
Man Made Marvels China
Giant Buddha
Season 2 Episode 3/5

The series heads for China's Sichuan province, home to the Leshan Buddha, the world's largest carved stone image of the spiritual leader

9:00am
Food Factory
Ice, Ice, BLT
Season 5 Episode 19/26

Discover how a team of ice carvers make an ice bar for a wedding. Plus, discover how a bakery produces 200 brioche buns for a special BLT sandwich

Rating: 6.2
9:30am
Food Factory
The Mother Lode
Season 5 Episode 20/26

Can a team of intrepid bakers fulfil a huge order for Mother's Day lunch at the Four Seasons hotel. Plus, how do the village juicery produce cold pressed juice?

Rating: 6.2
10:00am
Food Factory
Baby Cakes
Season 5 Episode 21/26

How do a team of chefs prepare meals and snacks from scratch for childcare centres in the Toronto area? Plus, how does a bakery deal with a large order of carrot cakes?

Rating: 6.2
10:30am
Food Factory
Hole In One
Season 5 Episode 22/26

How will a mobile taco van fare at a food truck competition? Meanwhile, can a bakery be able to produce a bespoke desert for a ladies golf tournament?

Rating: 6.2
11:00am
How It's Made
Sharpening Steels, Bladder Pumps, Ironing Boards and Kayak Paddles
Season 23 Episode 19/26

How sharpening steels, bladder pumps, ironing boards and kayak paddles are made

Rating: 7.3
11:30am
How It's Made
Champagne Hoods, Pneumatic Delivery, Espresso Machines and Pizza Ovens
Season 23 Episode 20/26

How champagne tops, pneumatic delivery systems, espresso machines and pizza ovens are made

Rating: 7.3
12:00pm
How Do They Do It?
Season 14 Episode 18/20

The construction and maintenance of the Mississippi River's famous steam-powered paddleboats, and the creation of the powerful `waterfall' defence system

Rating: 7.1
12:30pm
How Do They Do It?
Season 14 Episode 19/20

The complex processes involved in creating modern-day paving stones. Plus, the construction of a traditionally tailored tuxedo suit

Rating: 7.1
1:00pm
How to Build...Everything
Drone Revolution
Season 1 Episode 7/12

A step-by-step guide giving viewers tips on how to build their own `Octocopter Drone', `Mega Dump Truck', and pacemaker

1:30pm
How to Build...Everything
Secrets of a Space Suit
Season 1 Episode 8/12

A comprehensive guide on how to build a homemade `Jet Wing', spacesuit, and aerial tramway

2:00pm
How the Universe Works
Birth of the Earth
Season 2 Episode 8/8

The creation of Earth by a planetary collision, millions of cosmic strikes and a supernova, and an investigation into the possibility of life on similar planets

Rating: 7.8
3:00pm
How the Universe Works
Journey From the Centre of the Sun
Season 3 Episode 1/9

The return of the astronomy programme exploring phenomena in the universe. The first edition investigates the inner-workings of the sun

Rating: 7.8
4:00pm
The Unexplained Files
Valentich & Texas Blue Dogs
Season 1 Episode 1/7

The disappearance of pilot Fred Valentich following his supposed encounter with aliens, and the story of creatures said to be terrorising Texas

Rating: 8
5:00pm
Chaos Caught on Camera
Boiling Bus, Lethal Landslide, Risky Rescue
Season 1 Episode 9/10

Footage of near disasters, featuring a bus full of passengers flooding with water, a kayaker trapped inside a waterfall and travellers being swallowed by a landslide

Rating: 8
5:30pm
Chaos Caught on Camera
Tragic Tsunami, Plummeting Plane, Canadian Catastrophe
Season 1 Episode 10/10

Footage of near disasters, featuring a train hauling toxic materials crashing into a trapped truck and a plane suffering engine failure while in flight

Rating: 8
6:00pm
How It's Made
Racing Shells/Stainless Steel Sinks/Leather/Pedal Steel Guitars
Season 9 Episode 7/13

The processes involved in manufacturing racing-car shells, stainless steel sinks, leather and pedal steel guitars

Rating: 7.3
6:30pm
How It's Made
Swords/Pontoons/Grandfather Clocks/Fuses
Season 9 Episode 8/13

The making of swords, pontoons, grandfather clocks and fuses, and how technology has affected their manufacture

Rating: 7.3
7:00pm
Food Factory
Ice Cup of Tea
Season 3 Episode 3/26

A look at the production of tapenade, premium ice-cream and tutti-frutti lollipops

Rating: 6.2
7:30pm
Food Factory
Halloween - Part One
Season 3 Episode 5/26

Part one of two The production of Halloween treats such as molasses kisses, zombie chocolate bars and candy apples

Rating: 6.2
8:00pm
How Do They Do It?
Aircraft Engines/Fisherman's Friend
Season 13 Episode 19/20

The complex processes that allow people to build diesel engines that can fly, make cough sweets, turn clear plastic into unforgeable bank notes, and produce ice-cream

Rating: 7.1
8:30pm
How Do They Do It?
Armored Cars/Christmas Trees
Season 13 Episode 20/20

The engineering expertise that goes into transforming a family car into a fortress on wheels. Plus, millions of perfect Christmas trees are grown

Rating: 7.1
9:00pm
Mysteries of the Missing
Ghost Ship of the Desert
Season 1 Episode 3/8

Terry O'Quinn investigates the disappearance of a huge cargo ship crewed by 27 people, and explores new evidence that suggests it may have vanished as the result of a rogue wave

10:00pm
How It's Made
Decorative Sombreros/Salad Dressings/Cap Guns/Regenerative Medicine
Season 17 Episode 1/13

The manufacture of decorative sombreros, salad dressings, cap guns and regenerative medicine

Rating: 7.3
10:30pm
How It's Made
Cheese Graters/Silver Jewellery/Traditional Mexican Chairs
Season 17 Episode 2/13

The manufacturing processes behind cheese graters, silver jewellery and traditional Mexican chairs

Rating: 7.3
11:00pm
How It's Made
Railway Bridge Ties/Membrane Filters/Bi-Planes
Season 22 Episode 4/26

More everyday items are put under the microscope as the series reveals how membrane filters, bridge ties, and bi-planes are made

Rating: 7.3
11:30pm
How It's Made
Hospital Laundry/Brass Instrument Restoration/Horse Replicas
Season 22 Episode 5/26

The manufacturing processes behind hospital laundry and horse replicas are revealed

Rating: 7.3
12:00am
The Unexplained Files
Alien Rain, Beach Boom & Voynich Manuscript
Season 1 Episode 6/7

The baffling scarlet rain that is plaguing Sri Lanka, and the case of the Voynich Manuscript that is written in an unreadable language

Rating: 8
1:00am
Mountain Monsters
Raven Mocker: Back to Trapper
Season 2 Episode 14/22

The hunters reunite with Trapper to get his opinion on how they should take on the legendary Raven Mocker

Rating: 7.9
2:00am
Ghost Lab
Theme Park Of Death
Season 2 Episode 7/13

The Klinge brothers investigate the grounds of an abandoned amusement park with a deadly history. Are the children who died here still haunting the fun park?

Rating: 0.5
3:00am
Mythbusters
Household Disasters
Season 9 Episode 29/30

Adam Savage and Jamie Hyneman investigate whether a vacuum cleaner could explode while sucking up black powder, and if a piano could crash through a roof

Rating: 8.7
3:50am
How It's Made
Wood-Burning Stoves/Ballet Slippers/Buses
Season 5 Episode 2/13

The methods used to create wood-burning stoves, ballet slippers and buses, and the ways in which they have evolved with modern technology

Rating: 7.3
4:15am
How It's Made
Robotic Arms/Tattoos/Napkins/Concrete Pipes
Season 5 Episode 3/13

The processes involved in creating robotic arms, tattoos and concrete pipes, and how these methods have evolved over the years

Rating: 7.3
4:40am
How the Universe Works
Journey From the Centre of the Sun
Season 3 Episode 1/9

The return of the astronomy programme exploring phenomena in the universe. The first edition investigates the inner-workings of the sun

Rating: 7.8
5:30am
How Stuff Works
Aluminium
Season 1 Episode 11/12

Scientists' challenge to find further uses for aluminium, which is the most common metal in the Earth's crust

Rating: 7

Sat 27 Jan

6:00am
Atari Codebreaker
Season 1 Episode 19/20

Three players compete in a quiz featuring questions on science topics. The winners have to find the right combination to open a safe - and win all the fabulous prizes it contains

6:30am
Food Factory
Fancy a Sausage Roll?
Season 2 Episode 14/26

A look at how sausage rolls and pita puffs are factory-produced in large quantities for the masses

Rating: 6.2
7:00am
Extreme Engineering
Malaysia Smart Tunnel
Season 4 Episode 2/6

The enormous drainage tunnel created beneath the Malaysian city of Kuala Lumpur to deal with devastating floods

Rating: 7.7
8:00am
Extreme Engineering
Sakhalin Oil and Ice
Season 4 Episode 4/6

Danny Forster visits Sakhalin Island in Russia, where workers are building the world's largest oil rigs and a large liquid natural gas plant

Rating: 7.7
9:00am
Extreme Engineering
USS Bush Aircraft Carrier
Season 4 Episode 3/6

Architect Danny Forster spends time on board a Nimitz-class aircraft carrier, and explores the construction of a model that will weigh 97,000 tons

Rating: 7.7
10:00am
Incredible Engineering Blunders: Fixed
Season 1 Episode 2/6

Justin Cunningham climbs on top of a stadium roof that is held up by air and in danger of collapse, while Jimena Gascon discovers why Mexico City's Metro project has been derailed

Rating: 9
11:00am
How the Universe Works
The Big Bang
Season 1 Episode 3/8

The theory of how the universe came into existence, from a minuscule point, smaller than an atomic particle, to the limitless cosmos of today

Rating: 7.8
12:00pm
How the Universe Works
Galaxies
Season 1 Episode 4/8

The evolution of galaxies, from clouds of cold gas floating in space 13 billion years ago, to the vast gravitationally bound systems of today

Rating: 7.8
1:00pm
How the Universe Works
Solar Systems
Season 1 Episode 5/8

Examining how Earth's solar system was formed, and speculating on whether it will cease to exist, as well as what other planetary systems around the universe look like

Rating: 7.8
2:00pm
How the Universe Works
Planets
Season 1 Episode 6/8

Exploring the wide variety of planets that make up the universe, from giant burning gas spheres to icy orphaned worlds

Rating: 7.8
3:00pm
How the Universe Works
Moons
Season 1 Episode 7/8

Exploring the 300 moons within the solar system, and how they could provide evidence of Earth's turbulent past, as well as extraterrestrial life

Rating: 7.8
4:00pm
How the Universe Works
The Big Bang
Season 1 Episode 3/8

The theory of how the universe came into existence, from a minuscule point, smaller than an atomic particle, to the limitless cosmos of today

Rating: 7.8
5:00pm
How the Universe Works
Galaxies
Season 1 Episode 4/8

The evolution of galaxies, from clouds of cold gas floating in space 13 billion years ago, to the vast gravitationally bound systems of today

Rating: 7.8
6:00pm
How the Universe Works
Solar Systems
Season 1 Episode 5/8

Examining how Earth's solar system was formed, and speculating on whether it will cease to exist, as well as what other planetary systems around the universe look like

Rating: 7.8
7:00pm
How Do They Do It?
Chewing Gum/Fish Hooks/Legoland Models
Season 9 Episode 1/20

Transforming the sap from rubber trees into chewing gum, how fish hooks strong enough to catch a shark are made, and the construction of Legoland models

Rating: 7.1
7:30pm
How Do They Do It?
Formula One Cars/Multi-Tool/Aalto Glassware
Season 9 Episode 2/20

The construction of Formula One racing cars, America's best-selling multi-tool and Finnish Aalto glassware

Rating: 7.1
8:00pm
Outrageous Acts of Science
Wild Rides
Season 4 Episode 6/24

Snowboarding in the clouds, quad bike riding with a koala, and looping a car in a sphere - it's not the destination that counts, it's how you get there!

Rating: 10
9:00pm
The Unexplained Files
Human Combustion & Carlos de los Santos
Season 1 Episode 4/7

A man who seemingly combusted spontaneously, as there was no evidence of any other fire damage around his body. Drama-documentary detailing mysterious events that, until now, have no credible explanation

Rating: 8
10:00pm
Ghost Lab
Smell of Fear
Season 1 Episode 3/13

The Klinge brothers and the Ghost Lab team investigate alleged paranormal hotspots at the Liar's Club in Chicago and the Mortuary in New Orleans

Rating: 0.5
11:00pm
Mythbusters
Wild Wild West
Season 11 Episode 9/14

Jonathan Lung and Brian Louden tackle two tall tales from the Wild West era, including a myth about gunfight tactics, and the prospect of loading dynamite onto a crossbow

Rating: 8.7
12:00am
How Do They Do It?
Season 8 Episode 9/20

Crafting accordions, making the horseradish-like wasabi, popularly served with sushi, and producing duck calls that can trick birds

Rating: 7.1
12:30am
How Do They Do It?
Season 8 Episode 10/20

How Japanese toilets that provide a wash and blow-dry are made, the techniques used by the US Navy to develop a pilotless helicopter, and the construction of jackhammers

Rating: 7.1
1:00am
How the Universe Works
The Big Bang
Season 1 Episode 3/8

The theory of how the universe came into existence, from a minuscule point, smaller than an atomic particle, to the limitless cosmos of today

Rating: 7.8
2:00am
How the Universe Works
Galaxies
Season 1 Episode 4/8

The evolution of galaxies, from clouds of cold gas floating in space 13 billion years ago, to the vast gravitationally bound systems of today

Rating: 7.8
3:00am
How the Universe Works
Solar Systems
Season 1 Episode 5/8

Examining how Earth's solar system was formed, and speculating on whether it will cease to exist, as well as what other planetary systems around the universe look like

Rating: 7.8
3:50am
How the Universe Works
Planets
Season 1 Episode 6/8

Exploring the wide variety of planets that make up the universe, from giant burning gas spheres to icy orphaned worlds

Rating: 7.8
4:40am
How the Universe Works
Moons
Season 1 Episode 7/8

Exploring the 300 moons within the solar system, and how they could provide evidence of Earth's turbulent past, as well as extraterrestrial life

Rating: 7.8
5:30am
How Stuff Works
Iron
Season 1 Episode 12/12

The many uses of iron and its alloys, including steel, which are the most widely used metals in the world, employed in everything from bridges to medical instruments

Rating: 7

Sun 28 Jan

6:00am
Atari Codebreaker
Season 1 Episode 20/20

Three players compete in a quiz featuring questions on science topics. The winners have to find the combination to open a safe - and win the prizes it contains. Last in the series

6:30am
Food Factory
Hill of Beans
Season 2 Episode 15/26

How Cornish pasties, Korean dumplings and jelly beans are produced

Rating: 6.2
7:00am
Extreme Engineering
Saving New Orleans
Season 4 Episode 5/6

Follow host Danny Forster in New Orleans as he plunges into the deep, joining the emergency struggle to repair the damage caused by Hurricane Katrina

Rating: 7.7
8:00am
Extreme Engineering
Space Tower
Season 4 Episode 6/6

The construction of Madrid's 700ft Space Tower, one of Spain's tallest buildings and the world's only skyscraper to boast a different floor plan on each level

Rating: 7.7
9:00am
Extreme Engineering
CityCenter, Las Vegas
Season 7 Episode 2/8

Architect Danny Forster explores the urban resort of CityCenter, Las Vegas, asking how it aspires to change the city

Rating: 7.7
10:00am
Incredible Engineering Blunders: Fixed
Season 1 Episode 3/6

Justin Cunningham uncovers the truth behind a landslide that destroyed a ski-jump resort in Turkey, then heads to Gibraltar to see an airport runway that was built across a road

Rating: 9
11:00am
Blowing Up History
Secrets of the Acropolis
Season 1 Episode 1/12

Documentary exposing the secrets behind the construction of iconic megastructures created by ancient civilisations, beginning with the Acropolis in Athens

Rating: 10
12:00pm
Blowing Up History
Secrets Of The Maya Pyramid
Season 1 Episode 2/12

Examining the lost city of Chichen Itza in Mexico, finding out how it was built and how human sacrifice helped to shape it

Rating: 10
1:00pm
Blowing Up History
Medieval Cathedral Mysteries
Season 1 Episode 3/12

A medieval engineering marvel may house the remains of three Three Magi from the Biblican Nativity story, so scientists and experts delve into the mysteries of this religious site

Rating: 10
2:00pm
Blowing Up History
Secrets of Westminster Palace
Season 1 Episode 4/12

The documentary series switches focus from ancient civilisations to more modern periods, investigating the secrets Victorian architects hid within the Palace of Westminster

Rating: 10
3:00pm
Blowing Up History
Secrets of the Pyramids
Season 1 Episode 5/12

Teams of scientists and archaeologists aim to unlock the secrets behind the construction of the Great Pyramid of Giza, one of the few surviving monuments of the ancient world

Rating: 10
4:00pm
Blowing Up History
Secrets of the Acropolis
Season 1 Episode 1/12

Documentary exposing the secrets behind the construction of iconic megastructures created by ancient civilisations, beginning with the Acropolis in Athens

Rating: 10
5:00pm
Blowing Up History
Secrets Of The Maya Pyramid
Season 1 Episode 2/12

Examining the lost city of Chichen Itza in Mexico, finding out how it was built and how human sacrifice helped to shape it

Rating: 10
6:00pm
Blowing Up History
Medieval Cathedral Mysteries
Season 1 Episode 3/12

A medieval engineering marvel may house the remains of three Three Magi from the Biblican Nativity story, so scientists and experts delve into the mysteries of this religious site

Rating: 10
7:00pm
How Do They Do It?
Pythons/Panama Hats/Tunnel Safety
Season 9 Episode 3/20

The rounding up of escaped pythons in Florida, the making of Panama hats, and how drivers are kept safe in the world's longest tunnel

Rating: 7.1
7:30pm
How Do They Do It?
Miniature Airports/Hurricane-Proof Houses/Rhubarb
Season 9 Episode 4/20

The construction of working miniature airports, the design of houses to withstand hurricanes and the cultivation of rhubarb in the dark

Rating: 7.1
8:00pm
How It's Made
Season 25 Episode 20/26

Where materials come from and how manufacturing processes have developed over the years

Rating: 7.3
8:30pm
How It's Made
Season 25 Episode 21/26

Where materials come from and how manufacturing processes have developed over the years

Rating: 7.3
9:00pm
How the Universe Works
The Search for a Second Earth
Season 3 Episode 9/9

Astronomers use spectroscopy, direct imaging and telescopes to investigate if a planet similar to Earth exists, with liquid oceans, rocky continents and life

Rating: 7.8
10:00pm
Clash of the Dinosaurs
Generations
Season 1 Episode 4/4

Scientists find out more about the creatures' sex lives, and the ways different generations managed to adapt to the changing planet

Rating: 7
11:00pm
Dark Matters
Dark Matters: Twisted But True
Season 2 Episode 10/13

John Noble focuses on Albert C Geyser and his X-ray hair removal treatments, and how Franz Anton Mesmer revealed the possibilities of hypnotism

Rating: 5.5
12:00am
How Do They Do It?
Racing Cars/Caribbean Rum
Season 8 Episode 11/20

The methods used to keep cars racing at Daytona for 24 hours, and how sugar cane is turned into Caribbean rum

Rating: 7.1
12:30am
How Do They Do It?
Caviar/Japanese Porcelain/Football Boots
Season 8 Episode 12/20

How sturgeon are farmed for caviar, the crafting of Japanese porcelain and the manufacture of football boots

Rating: 7.1
1:00am
Blowing Up History
Secrets of the Acropolis
Season 1 Episode 1/12

Documentary exposing the secrets behind the construction of iconic megastructures created by ancient civilisations, beginning with the Acropolis in Athens

Rating: 10
2:00am
Blowing Up History
Secrets Of The Maya Pyramid
Season 1 Episode 2/12

Examining the lost city of Chichen Itza in Mexico, finding out how it was built and how human sacrifice helped to shape it

Rating: 10
3:00am
Blowing Up History
Medieval Cathedral Mysteries
Season 1 Episode 3/12

A medieval engineering marvel may house the remains of three Three Magi from the Biblican Nativity story, so scientists and experts delve into the mysteries of this religious site

Rating: 10
3:50am
Blowing Up History
Secrets of Westminster Palace
Season 1 Episode 4/12

The documentary series switches focus from ancient civilisations to more modern periods, investigating the secrets Victorian architects hid within the Palace of Westminster

Rating: 10
4:40am
Blowing Up History
Secrets of the Pyramids
Season 1 Episode 5/12

Teams of scientists and archaeologists aim to unlock the secrets behind the construction of the Great Pyramid of Giza, one of the few surviving monuments of the ancient world

Rating: 10
5:30am
How Stuff's Made
Balloons/Car Wheels/Envelopes/Whistles
Season 2 Episode 1/40

The technology behind the manufacture of balloons, car wheels, envelopes and whistles

Rating: 7.9

Mon 29 Jan

6:00am
Extreme Engineering
New Orleans Surge Barrier
Season 8 Episode 4/10

Danny Forster visits New Orleans to examine the construction of a revolutionary hurricane protection system that features the world's largest storm surge barrier

Rating: 7.7
7:00am
Extreme Engineering
Rio de Janeiro Power Grid
Season 8 Episode 2/10

Danny Forster investigates the construction of one of the largest hydroelectric projects in the world in Brazil, as seven mountains are tunnelled and two dams are created

Rating: 7.7
8:00am
Man Made Marvels China
World's Biggest Transport Hub
Season 3 Episode 1/2

Part one of two. Shanghai's $10billion project to allow millions of people to swap between seven modes of transport in one place

9:00am
Food Factory
King Of Feasts
Season 5 Episode 23/26

A Las Vegas crew has just one night to finish a two-day job. Tackling several last-minute wedding cakes they've got no margin for error

Rating: 6.2
9:30am
Food Factory
Brain Food
Season 5 Episode 24/26

A mega fish order from Harvard University means an early start for a crew of Cape Cod fisherman. But it's Mother Nature who dictates the unpredictable haul

Rating: 6.2
10:00am
Food Factory
Season 5 Episode 25/26

What are the origins of society's most popular culinary commodities? Get a backstage pass to the mechanical wonders involved in creating a vast multitude of consumer goods

Rating: 6.2
10:30am
Food Factory
Season 5 Episode 26/26

What are the origins of society's most popular culinary commodities? Get a backstage pass to the mechanical wonders involved in creating consumer goods

Rating: 6.2
11:00am
How It's Made
Stile & Rail Doors, Steam Cleaners, Hand-Held Pizzas, and Power Brushes
Season 23 Episode 21/26

The manufacturing processes behind the creation of stile and rail doors, steam cleaners, hand-held pizzas and power brushes

Rating: 7.3
11:30am
How It's Made
Industrial Casters, Wedding Cakes, THz Spectrometers, and Racing Catamarans
Season 23 Episode 22/26

The long-running manufacturing documentary reveals how industrial casters, wedding cakes, tetrahertz spectrometers and racing catamarans are made

Rating: 7.3
12:00pm
How Do They Do It?
Season 14 Episode 20/20

The process of fabricating fire gloves for use by emergency services personnel, and the creation of enamel used in bakeware all over the world

Rating: 7.1
12:30pm
How Do They Do It?
Phoenix Stadium/LA Trade Tower/Surfing
Season 3 Episode 1/12

The techniques used in surfing deadly waves, and how the Arizona Cardinals' NFL stadium is transformed into a monster-truck venue in just 48 hours

Rating: 7.1
1:00pm
How to Build...Everything
On Board an Aircraft Carrier
Season 1 Episode 9/12

A do-it-yourself guide for building an aircraft carrier, and an large-scale 3D movie theatre

1:30pm
How to Build...Everything
Rise of the Skyscraper
Season 1 Episode 10/12

Tips and tricks offer viewers step-by-step instructions for building solar cars, skyscrapers, and hydroelectric power plants

2:00pm
How the Universe Works
End of the Universe
Season 3 Episode 2/9

Investigating how and when the universe could end, examining what the chances are of expansion and dark energy tearing it apart

Rating: 7.8
3:00pm
How the Universe Works
Jupiter
Season 3 Episode 3/9

The inner workings of outer space are revealed as modern astronomy helps to demystify unusual phenomena. This edition investigates how the gas giant of Jupiter came into being

Rating: 7.8
4:00pm
The Unexplained Files
Freaky Fires & Ghost Yacht
Season 1 Episode 2/7

A look at the mysterious events on a yacht off the coast of Australia, and how ordinary household items have suddenly burst into flames in Sicily

Rating: 8
5:00pm
Crashes That Changed Flying
Delta 191
Season 1 Episode 1/2

Part one of two. How evidence recovered from the crash of Delta Flight 191 in 1985 has been used to make air travel safer

Rating: 5
6:00pm
How It's Made
Bumpers/Candy Canes/Lighting Gels/Camera Filters/Steam-Powered Models
Season 9 Episode 9/13

The production processes behind bumpers, candy canes, lighting gels, camera filters and steam-powered models are examined

Rating: 7.3
6:30pm
How It's Made
Umbrellas/Silver Cutlery/Tape Measures/Outboard Motors
Season 9 Episode 10/13

The manufacture of umbrellas, silver cutlery, tape measures and outboard motors, and how technological innovation has influenced their production

Rating: 7.3
7:00pm
Food Factory
Halloween - Part Two
Season 3 Episode 6/26

Part two of two. A look at the production of Halloween treats such as spooky marshmallow lollipops, milk chocolate witch bars and bat cookies

Rating: 6.2
7:30pm
Food Factory
Nuts About Brittle
Season 3 Episode 7/26

A look at the production of peanut brittle, pigs-in-blankets, bagels and Indian jalebi

Rating: 6.2
8:00pm
How Do They Do It?
Season 14 Episode 1/20

How do they turn used aluminium cans into planes and rockets? Plus, how do they carve the traditional Black Forest cuckoo clock?

Rating: 7.1
8:30pm
How Do They Do It?
Car Shredder, Sarees, Worcestershire Sauce
Season 14 Episode 2/20

How do they build the ultimate car crushing colossus? Plus, how do Lea and Perrins concoct their Worcestershire sauce?

Rating: 7.1
9:00pm
The Unexplained Files
UFO, Mothman & Morgellon's Disease
Season 1 Episode 5/7

The case of the 7ft mothman, and how more than a hundred people witnessed the same unexplained bright white aircraft hovering over their town

Rating: 8
10:00pm
Mysteries of the Missing
Forbidden City of Gold
Season 1 Episode 4/8

Terry O'Quinn explains how new technology could unveil lost cities in hostile jungles, paving the way for the truth to dispel myths about the legendary El Dorado

11:00pm
How It's Made
Ceramic Fireplaces/Synthetic Corks
Season 22 Episode 6/26

More everyday items are put under the microscope as we discover how ceramic fireplaces and parking garage floor slabs are made

Rating: 7.3
11:30pm
How It's Made
Oil Pressure Sensors and Large Format Printing
More everyday items are put under the microscope as we discover how oil pressure sensors are made and neck restraints are manufactured

Rating: 7.3
12:00am
The Unexplained Files
The Yeti
Season 1 Episode 7/7

Investigating if there is an explanation for the deaths of nine young Russian adventurers in the Ural Mountains in 1959. Plus, examining a possible yeti sighting in Siberia

Rating: 8
1:00am
Mountain Monsters
Bigfoot of Pendleton County: Great Fire Ape
Season 2 Episode 15/22

The hunters are on the trail of a bigfoot that is drawn to fire - but problems arise when one of the crew members goes missing

Rating: 7.9
2:00am
Ghost Lab
Afterlife Sentence
Season 2 Episode 8/13

The Klinge brothers investigate the notorious West Virginia Penitentiary; are long dead prisoners still haunting its cells? Plus, an Ohio home is haunted

Rating: 0.5
3:00am
Mythbusters
Fire in the Hole
Season 9 Episode 30/30

Adam Savage and Jamie Hyneman investigate some of Hollywood's favourite explosive scenarios, asking if it is possible to shoot a live grenade in mid-air

Rating: 8.7
3:50am
How It's Made
Hockey Gloves/Remoulded Tyres/Waste Water Treatment
Season 5 Episode 4/13

The methods used to manufacture hockey gloves and remoulded tyres, and how waste water is treated

Rating: 7.3
4:15am
How It's Made
Ambulances/Dining Room Furniture/Diatonic Accordions/Acrylic Awards
Season 5 Episode 5/13

The evolving processes in the manufacture of dining-room furniture, ambulances and accordions

Rating: 7.3
4:40am
How the Universe Works
Jupiter
Season 3 Episode 3/9

The inner workings of outer space are revealed as modern astronomy helps to demystify unusual phenomena. This edition investigates how the gas giant of Jupiter came into being

Rating: 7.8
5:30am
How Stuff's Made
Beer/Cooking Pots/Bricks/Catcher's Mitts
Season 2 Episode 2/40

The technology behind making beer, cooking pots and bricks. Plus, a look behind the scenes at the last American company that makes baseball gloves

Rating: 7.9

Tue 30 Jan

6:00am
Extreme Engineering
South African Gold Mine
Season 8 Episode 5/10

Danny Forster visits South Africa's Mponeng gold mine to examine the technology that allows work to continue on one of the world's most dangerous construction sites

Rating: 7.7
7:00am
Extreme Engineering
Melbourne Stadium
Season 8 Episode 7/10

Danny Forster heads to Melbourne, Australia, to witness the construction of a stadium that has been designed to offer the `ultimate' fan experience

Rating: 7.7
8:00am
Man Made Marvels China
World's Fastest Railway
Season 3 Episode 2/2

Part two of two. The potential of the Shanghai-to-Beijing line, set to be the longest high-speed railway in the world

9:00am
Food Factory
The Big Game
Season 6 Episode 1/12

Discover how chocolate pizza, sweet potato chilli and cheddar cheese jalapeno poppers are made, from raw materials to finished products

Rating: 6.2
9:30am
Food Factory
Halloween
Season 6 Episode 2/12

Discover how Halloween-themed jack-o-lantern cookies, candied corn, lollipops and gruesome gummies are made, from raw materials to finished products

Rating: 6.2
10:00am
Food Factory
Backyard BBQ
Season 6 Episode 3/12

Discover how spicy barbecue sauce, veggie burgers, fresh pineapple pieces and relish are made, from raw materials to finished products

Rating: 6.2
10:30am
Food Factory
Canada Day
Season 6 Episode 4/12

Discover how Canadian butter tarts, leaf-shaped maple syrup candies, ice cream and Canadian Caesar drinks are made, from raw materials to finished products

Rating: 6.2
11:00am
How It's Made
Ceramic Grills, Pneumatic Punchers, Water Jet Fountains, Wooden Surfboards
Season 23 Episode 23/26

The manufacturing documentary reveals how ceramic grills, pneumatic punching machines, jet fountains and hollow wooden surfboards are made

Rating: 7.3
11:30am
How It's Made
Vibrating Mining Screens, Whoopie Pies, Utility Poles, and Roller Conveyors
Season 23 Episode 24/26

The development, manufacturing and distribution of vibrating mining screens, whoopie pies, wood utility poles and roller conveyors

Rating: 7.3
12:00pm
How Do They Do It?
Space Shuttle/Rollercoaster/Pool Tables
Season 3 Episode 2/12

How the space shuttles were launched, and the technology that allows the world's most extreme rollercoasters to be built. Plus, how pool tables are made

Rating: 7.1
12:30pm
How Do They Do It?
Empire State Building/Extracting Copper/Making a Car
Season 3 Episode 3/12

How the mast on top of the Empire State Building is repaired, and the techniques involved in extracting copper from the world's largest mine

Rating: 7.1
1:00pm
How to Build...Everything
Satellites Declassified
Season 1 Episode 11/12

A DIY guide to constructing a home-made communications satellite, a tower crane, and a groundwater replenishment system

1:30pm
How to Build...Everything
Rocketship Revealed
Season 1 Episode 12/12

The DIY series offers viewers tips on constructing their own rocket-ships, hovercrafts and MRI scanners

2:00pm
How the Universe Works
First Second
Season 3 Episode 4/9

Documentary looking at the dramatic events that occurred in the first few seconds following the Big Bang

Rating: 7.8
3:00pm
How the Universe Works
Saturn
Season 3 Episode 5/9

Exploring Saturn's ferocious weather, its evolving ring system and the discovery of active geology on one of its moons that has rewritten the textbooks

Rating: 7.8
4:00pm
The Unexplained Files
Human Combustion & Carlos de los Santos
Season 1 Episode 4/7

A man who seemingly combusted spontaneously, as there was no evidence of any other fire damage around his body. Drama-documentary detailing mysterious events that, until now, have no credible explanation

Rating: 8
5:00pm
Crashes That Changed Flying
Avianca 052
Season 1 Episode 2/2

Part two of two. Exploring the crash of New York-bound Avianca Flight 52 in 1990, which killed 73 people. Evidence from the wreckage was used to make aircraft safer

Rating: 5
6:00pm
How It's Made
Scalpels/Oil Paints/British Police Helmets/Ice Axes
Season 9 Episode 11/13

The making of scalpels, oil paints, British police helmets and ice axes, and how technology has influenced their production

Rating: 7.3
6:30pm
How It's Made
Bacon/Snowblowers/Luxury Cars
Season 9 Episode 12/13

The production of bacon, snowblowers and luxury cars, and how methods have changed with technological advances

Rating: 7.3
7:00pm
Food Factory
Snow & Ice
Season 3 Episode 8/26

A look at the production of chocolate chip cookie dough ice-cream, chocolate mint sticks and snowball cookies

Rating: 6.2
7:30pm
Food Factory
A Chocolate Orange
Season 3 Episode 9/26

A look at the production of classic Canadian candy and break-apart chocolate oranges

Rating: 6.2
8:00pm
How Do They Do It?
Season 14 Episode 3/20

A look at how the amazing, and massive, decorations on Mardi Gras carnival floats are created, how rock candy is twisted together, and a look at how dentures are made

Rating: 7.1
8:30pm
How Do They Do It?
Helmets, Tea, District Heating
Season 14 Episode 4/20

How do they harvest and treat the world's most expensive tea? Plus, how does the Siekierki power plant of Warsaw, Poland heat half the city's homes?

Rating: 7.1
9:00pm
Through the Wormhole with Morgan Freeman
Is There a Sixth Sense?
Season 2 Episode 5/10

Researchers investigating the hidden depths of the brain explore the possible existence of a sixth sense for global consciousness

Rating: 8.6
10:00pm
How It's Made
Game Calls/Mayonnaise/Different Types of Razors
Season 17 Episode 3/13

How game calls, mayonnaise and different types of razors are manufactured

Rating: 7.3
10:30pm
How It's Made
Corn Tortillas/Bush Planes/Aluminium Bike Wheels
Season 17 Episode 4/13

How corn tortillas, Bush planes and aluminium bike wheels are manufactured

Rating: 7.3
11:00pm
How It's Made
Mobile Concert Stages and Mascara
Season 22 Episode 8/26

An insight into the building of mobile concert stages and manufacture of mascara

Rating: 7.3
11:30pm
How It's Made
Nascar Car Bodies and Thermal Coffee Pot
Season 22 Episode 9/26

An insight into the manufacture of Nascar car bodywork and production of thermal coffee pots

Rating: 7.3
12:00am
The Unexplained Files
Paranormal Highway of America
Season 2 Episode 1/12

Chuck Zukowski, who has been investigating phenomena across the US for 25 years, reveals a pattern he has spotted - UFOs appearing along the 37th parallel north

Rating: 8
1:00am
Mountain Monsters
Bigfoot of Wirt Country: The Ash Man
Season 2 Episode 16/22

The hunters are after a bigfoot known as the Ash Man, that Huckleberry saw nearly 50 years ago - and to catch it, they need to construct their largest trap to date

Rating: 7.9
2:00am
Ghost Lab
No Escape
Season 2 Episode 9/13

The Klinge brothers explore the Montana Prison; are the men who died in this brutal gaol still here? Plus, in Tennessee a couple fears a poltergeist is after their son

Rating: 0.5
3:00am
Mythbusters
The Busters of the Lost Myths
Season 10 Episode 221/

Adam Savage and Jamie Hyneman investigate rumours, urban legends and popular myths, this time featuring experiments involving Indiana Jones's whip

Rating: 8.7
3:50am
How It's Made
Alkaline Batteries/Wheelchairs/Flutes/Cowboy Boots
Season 5 Episode 6/13

The manufacture of alkaline batteries, wheelchairs and flutes, and the ways in which production methods have been affected by advances in technology

Rating: 7.3
4:15am
How It's Made
Golf Balls/Furniture Handles/Parking Meters/Room Dividers
Season 5 Episode 7/13

The manufacturing of golf balls, furniture handles, parking meters and room dividers

Rating: 7.3
4:40am
How the Universe Works
Saturn
Season 3 Episode 5/9

Exploring Saturn's ferocious weather, its evolving ring system and the discovery of active geology on one of its moons that has rewritten the textbooks

Rating: 7.8
5:30am
How Stuff's Made
School Lockers/Frozen Pizza/Plastic Railroad Ties/Tissues
Season 2 Episode 3/40

The technology behind the manufacture of school lockers, frozen pizza and tissues

Rating: 7.9