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Mon 19 Feb

8:00am
The Lost Evidence
Battle of Britain
Season 1 Episode 1/22

Series examining footage of the Second World War to reveal the tactics that won battles. The first programme looks at hundreds of aerial photographs that provide insight into the Battle of Britain - a 114-day conflict between the RAF and Luftwaffe that resulted in almost 35,000 casualties, 30,000 of them civilian

Rating: 5.5
9:00am
The Lost Evidence
Alamein
Season 1 Episode 5/22

In October 1942, Allied forces clashed with the German Afrika Korps, pitting Montgomery against Rommel. This documentary contemplates whether aerial reconnaissance photographs foolled the Germans into a costly mistake

Rating: 5.5
10:00am
Clash of Warriors
The U-Boat War
Season 1 Episode 11/26

After defeat at the Battle of Britain, the Germans tried to starve Britain into submission, but they didn't count on the tenacity of the British merchant seamen

Rating: 9
11:00am
Alien Files: Unsealed
Nazis and UFOs
Season 1 Episode 10/14

Theorists investigate whether extraterrestrials might have inspired Adolf Hitler to embark on a crazed quest for global domination, and try to track down the Fuhrer's alien secret

Rating: 6.4
12:00pm
Ancient Aliens
Aliens and Robots
Season 8 Episode 1/10

Experts investigate ancient tales and accounts of robots, contemplating that if such sophisticated machines did exist in bygone days, what might have happened to them

Rating: 7
1:00pm
Ancient Aliens
Aliens BC
Season 8 Episode 2/10

Experts investigate whether the stories of a time when gods and otherworldly beings inhabited the planet are more than mere mythology

Rating: 7
2:00pm
Ancient Impossible
Power Tools
Season 1 Episode 6/10

A look at how the ancient world created incredible power tools and machinery, from stone and granite cutters to fire engines and precise surgical instruments

3:00pm
The Lost Evidence
Battle of Berlin
Season 1 Episode 13/22

Aerial photographs capture the Russian destruction of Berlin during the Second World War when Hitler accepted defeat and offered no resistance to the onslaught

Rating: 5.5
4:00pm
The Lost Evidence
Battle of the Bulge
Season 1 Episode 12/22

The story of the Battle of the Bulge, which saw the American 101st Airborne assist in the Ardennes Offensive by defending the town of Bastogne during the Second World War

Rating: 5.5
5:00pm
Top Shot
Season Finale
Season 1 Episode 9/9

Two more contestants are eliminated, leaving the two best shooters to go head to head in the toughest challenge and claim the Top Shot crown

Rating: 8.7
6:00pm
Alien Files: Unsealed
Aliens Among Us
Season 1 Episode 11/14

Experts unseal the truth about the potential aliens living and working among humans

Rating: 6.4
7:00pm
Ancient Aliens
Nasa's Secret Agenda
Season 8 Episode 3/10

Experts investigate whether Nasa rocket scientist Wernher von Braun might have found inspiration in technology found at the alleged UFO crash in Roswell

Rating: 7
8:00pm
Ancient Aliens
Dark Forces
Season 8 Episode 4/10

From Rasputin to the Nazis, many people throughout history are believed to have tapped into dark powers. This programme considers the validity of such claims

Rating: 7
9:00pm
Ancient Assassins
The Pope's Bodyguards
Season 1 Episode 5/10

The story of the Swiss Guard, bodyguards to the Papacy who thwarted the assassination attempt of Pope Clement VII in 1527 and still exist to this day

Rating: 10
10:00pm
Strange History
Ancient Drugs
The history of drug use in different cultures. In every civilization, humans have found ways to alter their consciousness in search of something `greater' than everyday reality

11:00pm
Battle 360
Call to Duty
Season 1 Episode 1/10

Second World War battles are reconstructed using cutting-edge CGI animation, beginning by showing how the aircraft carrier USS Enterprise battled enemy submarines in the Pacific

Rating: 8
12:00am
Alien Files: Unsealed
Aliens Among Us
Season 1 Episode 11/14

Experts unseal the truth about the potential aliens living and working among humans

Rating: 6.4
1:00am
Ancient Aliens
Nasa's Secret Agenda
Season 8 Episode 3/10

Experts investigate whether Nasa rocket scientist Wernher von Braun might have found inspiration in technology found at the alleged UFO crash in Roswell

Rating: 7
2:00am
Ancient Aliens
Dark Forces
Season 8 Episode 4/10

From Rasputin to the Nazis, many people throughout history are believed to have tapped into dark powers. This programme considers the validity of such claims

Rating: 7
3:00am
America's Book of Secrets
Lost Treasures
Season 2 Episode 11/12

Documentary exploring the fervent hunt for America's lost millions, which include a huge stash of Confederate gold bullion

Rating: 7.8
4:00am
Battle 360
Call to Duty
Season 1 Episode 1/10

Second World War battles are reconstructed using cutting-edge CGI animation, beginning by showing how the aircraft carrier USS Enterprise battled enemy submarines in the Pacific

Rating: 8

Tue 20 Feb

8:00am
The Lost Evidence
Battle of Berlin
Season 1 Episode 13/22

Aerial photographs capture the Russian destruction of Berlin during the Second World War when Hitler accepted defeat and offered no resistance to the onslaught

Rating: 5.5
9:00am
The Lost Evidence
Battle of the Bulge
Season 1 Episode 12/22

The story of the Battle of the Bulge, which saw the American 101st Airborne assist in the Ardennes Offensive by defending the town of Bastogne during the Second World War

Rating: 5.5
10:00am
Clash of Warriors
Guadalcanal 1942
Season 1 Episode 12/26

How American and Japanese forces clashed on the island of Guadalcanal during the Second World War

Rating: 9
11:00am
Alien Files: Unsealed
Aliens Among Us
Season 1 Episode 11/14

Experts unseal the truth about the potential aliens living and working among humans

Rating: 6.4
12:00pm
Ancient Aliens
Nasa's Secret Agenda
Season 8 Episode 3/10

Experts investigate whether Nasa rocket scientist Wernher von Braun might have found inspiration in technology found at the alleged UFO crash in Roswell

Rating: 7
1:00pm
Ancient Aliens
Dark Forces
Season 8 Episode 4/10

From Rasputin to the Nazis, many people throughout history are believed to have tapped into dark powers. This programme considers the validity of such claims

Rating: 7
2:00pm
Ancient Impossible
Warrior Tech
Season 1 Episode 7/10

Exploring the cutting-edge weapons and defences that armed ancient warriors, investigating who wore the first bulletproof vest and when the first machine gun was fired

3:00pm
The Lost Evidence
Breakout from Normandy
Season 1 Episode 3/22

How US Army General Omar Bradley's Operation Cobra managed to split German troops six weeks after the D-Day landings to allow the Allies to make progress through France

Rating: 5.5
4:00pm
The Lost Evidence
Crossing the Rhine
Season 1 Episode 9/22

The bloody Second World War battle that saw the Nazis attempt to use the River Rhine as a natural barricade to halt the Allies' march towards Germany, and therefore victory. Including interviews, photographs and computer imagery

Rating: 5.5
5:00pm
America's Book of Secrets
The Pentagon
Season 1 Episode 10/10

An insight into the headquarters of the US defence department, examining how the building got its unusual shape, and looking at how top-secret information is protected

Rating: 7.8
6:00pm
Alien Files: Unsealed
The Solway Firth Spaceman
Season 1 Episode 12/14

Experts investigate the mystery of the Solway Firth Spaceman - a spacesuit-cladded figure who appeared in a photograph taken in Cumbria

Rating: 6.4
7:00pm
Ancient Aliens
Alien Evolution
Season 8 Episode 5/10

A look at the accounts of modern-day alien abductees. Plus, the possibility that bizarre Paracas skulls discovered by Julio Tello could be of extraterrestrial origin

Rating: 7
8:00pm
Ancient Aliens
The Other Earth
Season 8 Episode 6/10

Theorists explore world mythology as they investigate whether extraterrestrials could be responsible for mankind's existence, having visited from other planets with Earth-like characteristics

Rating: 7
9:00pm
Ancient Aliens
The Animal Agenda
Season 10 Episode 11/

The suggestion that some animals may have been planted on Earth by aliens as part of an experiment to shape life on Earth

Rating: 7
10:00pm
Countdown to Apocalypse
Nostradamus
Season 1 Episode 3/6

The predictions of Nostradamus, who centuries ago had visions of the end of the modern world

Rating: 6
11:00pm
Battle 360
Vengeance at Midway
Season 1 Episode 2/10

CGI reconstruction of the Second World War Pacific battle of Midway, and how American aircraft carriers Enterprise, Yorktown and Hornet turned the tide in favour of the Allies

Rating: 8
12:00am
Alien Files: Unsealed
The Solway Firth Spaceman
Season 1 Episode 12/14

Experts investigate the mystery of the Solway Firth Spaceman - a spacesuit-cladded figure who appeared in a photograph taken in Cumbria

Rating: 6.4
1:00am
Ancient Aliens
Alien Evolution
Season 8 Episode 5/10

A look at the accounts of modern-day alien abductees. Plus, the possibility that bizarre Paracas skulls discovered by Julio Tello could be of extraterrestrial origin

Rating: 7
2:00am
Ancient Aliens
The Other Earth
Season 8 Episode 6/10

Theorists explore world mythology as they investigate whether extraterrestrials could be responsible for mankind's existence, having visited from other planets with Earth-like characteristics

Rating: 7
3:00am
America's Book of Secrets
Hell's Angels
Season 2 Episode 12/12

Informants and former undercover members of the Hell's Angels offer a rare look at the motorcycle gang

Rating: 7.8
4:00am
Battle 360
Vengeance at Midway
Season 1 Episode 2/10

CGI reconstruction of the Second World War Pacific battle of Midway, and how American aircraft carriers Enterprise, Yorktown and Hornet turned the tide in favour of the Allies

Rating: 8

Wed 21 Feb

8:00am
The Lost Evidence
Breakout from Normandy
Season 1 Episode 3/22

How US Army General Omar Bradley's Operation Cobra managed to split German troops six weeks after the D-Day landings to allow the Allies to make progress through France

Rating: 5.5
9:00am
The Lost Evidence
Crossing the Rhine
Season 1 Episode 9/22

The bloody Second World War battle that saw the Nazis attempt to use the River Rhine as a natural barricade to halt the Allies' march towards Germany, and therefore victory. Including interviews, photographs and computer imagery

Rating: 5.5
10:00am
Clash of Warriors
Stalingrad 1942
Season 1 Episode 13/26

How German soldier and tank specialist Friedrich Paulus led the attack on Stalingrad in 1942 against General Chuikov's Russian forces

Rating: 9
11:00am
Alien Files: Unsealed
The Solway Firth Spaceman
Season 1 Episode 12/14

Experts investigate the mystery of the Solway Firth Spaceman - a spacesuit-cladded figure who appeared in a photograph taken in Cumbria

Rating: 6.4
12:00pm
Ancient Aliens
Alien Evolution
Season 8 Episode 5/10

A look at the accounts of modern-day alien abductees. Plus, the possibility that bizarre Paracas skulls discovered by Julio Tello could be of extraterrestrial origin

Rating: 7
1:00pm
Ancient Aliens
The Other Earth
Season 8 Episode 6/10

Theorists explore world mythology as they investigate whether extraterrestrials could be responsible for mankind's existence, having visited from other planets with Earth-like characteristics

Rating: 7
2:00pm
Ancient Impossible
Roman Empire
Season 1 Episode 8/10

Investigating the true power and scale of the Romans' ingenuity, from luxurious revolving rooms to colossal walls and the technology behind amphitheatres

3:00pm
The Lost Evidence
Liberation of Paris
Season 1 Episode 8/22

The story of the Parisians' 1944 battle with the Nazis, an attempt to exact revenge for the previous four years of occupation. The conflict left the Allied forces very little time to assist the Parisians, and therefore save Paris

Rating: 5.5
4:00pm
The Lost Evidence
Monte Cassino
Season 1 Episode 4/22

Reconnaissance photographs reveal the horror of the Battle of Monte Cassino, in which more than 300,000 Allied soldiers invaded Italy, clashing with Nazi paratroopers

Rating: 5.5
5:00pm
America's Book of Secrets
The Ancient Astronaut Cover-Up
Season 2 Episode 1/12

Experts, including Apollo 14 astronaut Edgar Michell, discuss the possibility that aliens have been visiting Earth for centuries

Rating: 7.8
6:00pm
Alien Files: Unsealed
Aliens and Presidents
Season 1 Episode 13/14

Documentary investigating the complex relationship between presidents and aliens

Rating: 6.4
7:00pm
Ancient Aliens
Creatures of the Deep
Season 8 Episode 7/10

Experts investigate whether alien life forms are thriving in Earth's seas, following Russian cosmonauts' discovery of living plankton in space

Rating: 7
8:00pm
Ancient Aliens
Circles from the Sky
Season 8 Episode 8/10

An investigation into crop circles, which are a global phenomenon with 10,000 having been seen worldwide. The programme considers whether they are a hoax or evidence of alien interaction

Rating: 7
9:00pm
Britain's Bloodiest Dynasty
Revenge
Season 1 Episode 3/4

Dan Jones continues his history of the Plantagenet dynasty with a look at Edward II, who ruled England between 1307 and 1327. In a story of murder, intrigue, lust, betrayal and revenge, the historian explores whether there is any truth behind the rumours that Edward II was gay, investigates what turned his queen into a bloodthirsty matriarch now known as the `She-Wolf', and reveals how the king's obsessions with his noblemen - especially Piers Gaveston - blurred his judgement throughout his reign

Rating: 9
10:00pm
Great Britons
King Arthur
The legendary leader of the Britons King Arthur, who drove out invaders and is said to have heralded a new age of prosperity

Rating: 8.2
11:00pm
Battle 360
Jaws of the Enemy
Season 1 Episode 3/10

The naval attack on the Solomon Islands, which was the first American invasion of the Second World War, is reconstructed using CGI technology

Rating: 8
12:00am
Alien Files: Unsealed
Aliens and Presidents
Season 1 Episode 13/14

Documentary investigating the complex relationship between presidents and aliens

Rating: 6.4
1:00am
Ancient Aliens
Creatures of the Deep
Season 8 Episode 7/10

Experts investigate whether alien life forms are thriving in Earth's seas, following Russian cosmonauts' discovery of living plankton in space

Rating: 7
2:00am
Ancient Aliens
Circles from the Sky
Season 8 Episode 8/10

An investigation into crop circles, which are a global phenomenon with 10,000 having been seen worldwide. The programme considers whether they are a hoax or evidence of alien interaction

Rating: 7
3:00am
America's Book of Secrets
Scientology
Season 3 Episode 1/10

An eye-opening look into the mysteries and allure of scientology in which former practitioners reveal what drew them to the Church, and why they chose to leave

Rating: 7.8
4:00am
Battle 360
Jaws of the Enemy
Season 1 Episode 3/10

The naval attack on the Solomon Islands, which was the first American invasion of the Second World War, is reconstructed using CGI technology

Rating: 8

Thu 22 Feb

8:00am
The Lost Evidence
Liberation of Paris
Season 1 Episode 8/22

The story of the Parisians' 1944 battle with the Nazis, an attempt to exact revenge for the previous four years of occupation. The conflict left the Allied forces very little time to assist the Parisians, and therefore save Paris

Rating: 5.5
9:00am
The Lost Evidence
Monte Cassino
Season 1 Episode 4/22

Reconnaissance photographs reveal the horror of the Battle of Monte Cassino, in which more than 300,000 Allied soldiers invaded Italy, clashing with Nazi paratroopers

Rating: 5.5
10:00am
Clash of Warriors
Kursk 1943
Season 1 Episode 14/26

The greatest tank battle in history as military commanders from Germany and Russia faced each other to further their war efforts

Rating: 9
11:00am
Alien Files: Unsealed
Aliens and Presidents
Season 1 Episode 13/14

Documentary investigating the complex relationship between presidents and aliens

Rating: 6.4
12:00pm
Ancient Aliens
Creatures of the Deep
Season 8 Episode 7/10

Experts investigate whether alien life forms are thriving in Earth's seas, following Russian cosmonauts' discovery of living plankton in space

Rating: 7
1:00pm
Ancient Aliens
Circles from the Sky
Season 8 Episode 8/10

An investigation into crop circles, which are a global phenomenon with 10,000 having been seen worldwide. The programme considers whether they are a hoax or evidence of alien interaction

Rating: 7
2:00pm
Ancient Impossible
Greatest Ships
Season 1 Episode 9/10

A look at how the technology behind the ancient Greeks' Trireme war vessels and Roman emperor Caligula's opulent sex ships has defied reinvention

3:00pm
The Lost Evidence
Operation Market Garden
Season 1 Episode 2/22

Rarely seen reconnaissance photographs reveal the scale of Operation Market Garden, in which 20,000 Allied paratroopers dropped into Nazi-occupied Holland to secure vital bridges. The aerial assault in September 1944 was designed to allow the Allied army to advance toward victory unheeded

Rating: 5.5
4:00pm
The Lost Evidence
Sicily
Season 1 Episode 7/22

The story of the Allied armies' major attack against Hitler's Fortress Europe in Sicily in 1943, a battle of attrition in one of the Second World War's largest combined operations

Rating: 5.5
5:00pm
America's Book of Secrets
The Ku Klux Klan
Season 2 Episode 2/12

Ku Klux Klan leader Jonny Lee Clary shares the secrets of `the hooded order', including the extent of its power and its secret greetings and goals

Rating: 7.8
6:00pm
Alien Files: Unsealed
Alien Gods of Egypt
Season 1 Episode 14/14

Experts scrutinise the engineering behind the Egyptians' Sphinx and pyramids, questioning whether extra-terrestrial help was utilised to complete the structures

Rating: 6.4
7:00pm
Ancient Aliens
Ancient Aliens: Government Secrets: The Alien Wars
Season 8 Episode 9/10

Experts investigate whether the US military has a secret space programme, as well as evidence suggesting alien races have been in conflict for millennia

Rating: 7
8:00pm
Ancient Aliens
The Animal Agenda
Season 10 Episode 11/

The suggestion that some animals may have been planted on Earth by aliens as part of an experiment to shape life on Earth

Rating: 7
9:00pm
Digging for Britain
Anglo Saxons
Season 1 Episode 3/4

Alice Roberts travels to Bamburgh, Northumberland, to learn about the generations of Anglo Saxons who lived and worked there, gaining an insight into the illnesses they suffered and the societies in which they lived. She visits the Sutton Hoo site, as well as a pioneering project in Sittingbourne, Kent, which was set up following the unearthing of an Anglo Saxon cemetery, and looks at the Staffordshire hoard discovered by a metal detector in 2009

Rating: 7.5
10:00pm
WW2 Treasure Hunters
Tank in a Vineyard
Season 1 Episode 3/8

Madness frontman Suggs and militaria expert Stephen Taylor tell the stories behind artefacts unearthed from former military sites across the UK. They also discover a tank buried in a vineyard

11:00pm
Battle 360
Bloody Santa Cruz
Season 1 Episode 4/10

A CGI reconstruction of the Second World War battle of Santa Cruz, in which the USS Hornet was sunk and her sister ship the USS Enterprise suffered heavy casualties among the crew

Rating: 8
12:00am
Alien Files: Unsealed
Alien Gods of Egypt
Season 1 Episode 14/14

Experts scrutinise the engineering behind the Egyptians' Sphinx and pyramids, questioning whether extra-terrestrial help was utilised to complete the structures

Rating: 6.4
1:00am
Ancient Aliens
Ancient Aliens: Government Secrets: The Alien Wars
Season 8 Episode 9/10

Experts investigate whether the US military has a secret space programme, as well as evidence suggesting alien races have been in conflict for millennia

Rating: 7
2:00am
Ancient Aliens
The Animal Agenda
Season 10 Episode 11/

The suggestion that some animals may have been planted on Earth by aliens as part of an experiment to shape life on Earth

Rating: 7
3:00am
America's Book of Secrets
Big Brother
Season 3 Episode 2/10

A look at how the US government secretly monitors American citizens and how its partnership with Facebook allows it to gather data about its people

Rating: 7.8
4:00am
Battle 360
Bloody Santa Cruz
Season 1 Episode 4/10

A CGI reconstruction of the Second World War battle of Santa Cruz, in which the USS Hornet was sunk and her sister ship the USS Enterprise suffered heavy casualties among the crew

Rating: 8

Fri 23 Feb

8:00am
The Lost Evidence
Operation Market Garden
Season 1 Episode 2/22

Rarely seen reconnaissance photographs reveal the scale of Operation Market Garden, in which 20,000 Allied paratroopers dropped into Nazi-occupied Holland to secure vital bridges. The aerial assault in September 1944 was designed to allow the Allied army to advance toward victory unheeded

Rating: 5.5
9:00am
The Lost Evidence
Sicily
Season 1 Episode 7/22

The story of the Allied armies' major attack against Hitler's Fortress Europe in Sicily in 1943, a battle of attrition in one of the Second World War's largest combined operations

Rating: 5.5
10:00am
Clash of Warriors
The Bomber Offensive
Season 1 Episode 15/26

Profile of Arthur `Bomber' Harris, who led the RAF while the Luftwaffe stood to attention for Joseph Kammhuber - whose brilliant strategy defeated Harris in the Ruhr region

Rating: 9
11:00am
Alien Files: Unsealed
Alien Gods of Egypt
Season 1 Episode 14/14

Experts scrutinise the engineering behind the Egyptians' Sphinx and pyramids, questioning whether extra-terrestrial help was utilised to complete the structures

Rating: 6.4
12:00pm
Ancient Aliens
Ancient Aliens: Government Secrets: The Alien Wars
Season 8 Episode 9/10

Experts investigate whether the US military has a secret space programme, as well as evidence suggesting alien races have been in conflict for millennia

Rating: 7
1:00pm
Ancient Aliens
The Animal Agenda
Season 10 Episode 11/

The suggestion that some animals may have been planted on Earth by aliens as part of an experiment to shape life on Earth

Rating: 7
2:00pm
Ancient Impossible
Extreme Engineering
Season 1 Episode 10/10

Examining how oil was obtained from the ground without modern drills, and how a bridge was built across the Rhine in just 10 days

3:00pm
The Lost Evidence
Stalingrad
Season 1 Episode 6/22

Investigating the 1942 Nazi attack on the Soviet city of Stalingrad and how it soon became a deadly one-on-one battle. Featuring real-life reconnaisance photos

Rating: 5.5
4:00pm
The Lost Evidence
North Africa
Season 1 Episode 14/22

German reconnaisance photographs reveal the true events of November 1942 when the Allies fought a bloody battle with the much-feared Afrika Korps and suffered huge casualties

Rating: 5.5
5:00pm
America's Book of Secrets
Serial Killers
Season 2 Episode 4/12

Experts investigate the motives of notorious American murderers as they question how the US has produced a staggering 1,400 serial killers since the 1970s

Rating: 7.8
6:00pm
UFO Hunters
Cops v UFOs
Season 1 Episode 6/13

First-hand accounts from seasoned, decorated police officers who have had unbelievable but substantiated UFO encounters

Rating: 7.7
7:00pm
Ancient Aliens
The Forbidden Zones
Season 8 Episode 10/10

Experts question whether the facts of Earth's alien past could be buried in areas that - thanks to warfare or instability - are presently off-limits to exploration

Rating: 7
8:00pm
Ancient Aliens
The Mayan Conspiracy
Season 4 Episode 1/15

Startling evidence suggesting that the Ancient Maya conspired with aliens, as experts hypothesise that they acquired extraterrestrial knowledge of astrology

Rating: 7
9:00pm
Britain's Biggest Heists
Millennium Dome Heist
Season 1 Episode 3/6

The plan by thieves to drive a digger into London's Millennium Dome, now known as the O2 Arena, to steal £300million worth of jewels and how their plot was uncovered

Rating: 9.5
10:00pm
Witness
Broadmoor: A History of the Criminally Insane
Season 2 Episode 4/8

Leading criminologist Professor David Wilson uncovers the dark history behind Broadmoor psychiatric hospital and examines how treatment of the criminally insane has evolved

Rating: 6.8
11:00pm
Battle 360
Enterprise v Japan
Season 1 Episode 5/10

The Japanese attack on the USS Enterprise, which came at a point in the Second World War when the vessel was the only battle-ready American carrier left in the Pacific

Rating: 8
12:00am
UFO Hunters
Cops v UFOs
Season 1 Episode 6/13

First-hand accounts from seasoned, decorated police officers who have had unbelievable but substantiated UFO encounters

Rating: 7.7
1:00am
Ancient Aliens
The Forbidden Zones
Season 8 Episode 10/10

Experts question whether the facts of Earth's alien past could be buried in areas that - thanks to warfare or instability - are presently off-limits to exploration

Rating: 7
2:00am
Ancient Aliens
The Mayan Conspiracy
Season 4 Episode 1/15

Startling evidence suggesting that the Ancient Maya conspired with aliens, as experts hypothesise that they acquired extraterrestrial knowledge of astrology

Rating: 7
3:00am
America's Book of Secrets
American Terrorists
Season 3 Episode 3/10

A look at the secret measures employed by US authorities to monitor the thousands of potential terrorists thought to be operating on American soil

Rating: 7.8
4:00am
Battle 360
Enterprise v Japan
Season 1 Episode 5/10

The Japanese attack on the USS Enterprise, which came at a point in the Second World War when the vessel was the only battle-ready American carrier left in the Pacific

Rating: 8

Sat 24 Feb

8:00am
The Colour of War
Covering War
Season 2 Episode 3/5

The risky work of combat cameramen, correspondents and radio reporters, who brought news of the Second World War to the people at home

Rating: 6
9:00am
The Colour of War
Face to Face
Season 1 Episode 4/13

Personal experiences of combat in the Second World War, focusing on the reality of the circumstances and the horror of seeing fellow soldiers killed in the line of duty

Rating: 6
10:00am
The Colour of War
Man and Machine
Season 2 Episode 1/5

How the introduction of tanks on the battlefield revolutionised the way war was fought, as well as create even greater risks for the brave soldiers manning them

Rating: 6
11:00am
Alien Files: Unsealed
Top Ten Countdown
Season 1 Episode 8/14

A countdown of the top 10 most interesting reported alien encounters

Rating: 6.4
12:00pm
Ancient Aliens: The Ultimate Evidence
Beyond Nazca
Season 1 Episode 1/8

Ancient astronaut theorist Giorgio Tsoukalos investigates the mystery of the Nazca Lines, a series of ancient geoglyphs located in the desert area of southern Peru. Documentary exploring claims of supposed extraterrestrial visits to ancient civilizations

Rating: 10
1:00pm
Ancient Aliens: The Ultimate Evidence
The Monoliths
Season 1 Episode 2/8

Giorgio Tsoukalos questions whether Earth's stone monoliths were built with extra terrestrial help. Documentary exploring theories regarding supposed extraterrestrial visits to ancient civilizations

Rating: 10
2:00pm
Hitler's War
The War in Italy
The Second World War in Italy, featuring expert analysis, first-person accounts and archive footage from the Second World War

Rating: 2.7
3:00pm
Battle 360
Call to Duty
Season 1 Episode 1/10

Second World War battles are reconstructed using cutting-edge CGI animation, beginning by showing how the aircraft carrier USS Enterprise battled enemy submarines in the Pacific

Rating: 8
4:00pm
Battle 360
Vengeance at Midway
Season 1 Episode 2/10

CGI reconstruction of the Second World War Pacific battle of Midway, and how American aircraft carriers Enterprise, Yorktown and Hornet turned the tide in favour of the Allies

Rating: 8
5:00pm
Battle 360
Jaws of the Enemy
Season 1 Episode 3/10

The naval attack on the Solomon Islands, which was the first American invasion of the Second World War, is reconstructed using CGI technology

Rating: 8
6:00pm
Digging for Britain
Anglo Saxons
Season 1 Episode 3/4

Alice Roberts travels to Bamburgh, Northumberland, to learn about the generations of Anglo Saxons who lived and worked there, gaining an insight into the illnesses they suffered and the societies in which they lived. She visits the Sutton Hoo site, as well as a pioneering project in Sittingbourne, Kent, which was set up following the unearthing of an Anglo Saxon cemetery, and looks at the Staffordshire hoard discovered by a metal detector in 2009

Rating: 7.5
7:00pm
300 Spartans: The Last Stand
Recreating the Battle of Thermopylae in 480BC and investigating how 300 Spartan warriors and 700 Thespian volunteers faced certain death in a bloody fight with thousands of Persian troops

Rating: 9.5
9:00pm
Warriors
Spartan Vengeance
Season 1 Episode 8/11

Green beret Terry Schappert examines a battle in 479BC, in which the Spartans avenged their earlier defeat by the Persians at Thermopylae

Rating: 6.5
10:00pm
Warriors
Zulu Siege
Season 1 Episode 9/11

Drama-documentary re-creating the Battle of Isandlwana in 1879, when the Zulus overwhelmed the British in their worst defeat by a technologically inferior force

Rating: 6.5
11:00pm
Ancient Assassins
The Pope's Bodyguards
Season 1 Episode 5/10

The story of the Swiss Guard, bodyguards to the Papacy who thwarted the assassination attempt of Pope Clement VII in 1527 and still exist to this day

Rating: 10
12:00am
UFO Hunters
Alien Fallout
Season 2 Episode 8/13

The case of a woman who saw a mysterious flying object in Texas in 1980 and was later hospitalised after losing clumps of hair and patches of skin

Rating: 7.7
1:00am
Alien Files: Unsealed
Top Ten Countdown
Season 1 Episode 8/14

A countdown of the top 10 most interesting reported alien encounters

Rating: 6.4
2:00am
Ancient Aliens: The Ultimate Evidence
Beyond Nazca
Season 1 Episode 1/8

Ancient astronaut theorist Giorgio Tsoukalos investigates the mystery of the Nazca Lines, a series of ancient geoglyphs located in the desert area of southern Peru. Documentary exploring claims of supposed extraterrestrial visits to ancient civilizations

Rating: 10
3:00am
Ancient Aliens: The Ultimate Evidence
The Monoliths
Season 1 Episode 2/8

Giorgio Tsoukalos questions whether Earth's stone monoliths were built with extra terrestrial help. Documentary exploring theories regarding supposed extraterrestrial visits to ancient civilizations

Rating: 10
4:00am
UFO Hunters
Alien Fallout
Season 2 Episode 8/13

The case of a woman who saw a mysterious flying object in Texas in 1980 and was later hospitalised after losing clumps of hair and patches of skin

Rating: 7.7

Sun 25 Feb

8:00am
UFO Hunters
Invasion Illinois
Season 2 Episode 1/13

Stories of UFO sightings and alien abductions, beginning with reports of multiple bright aerial lights near Tinley Park, Illinois, in 2004

Rating: 7.7
9:00am
UFO Hunters
Heartland Explosion
Season 2 Episode 3/13

The team examines new evidence relating to strange noises and orange lights that caused alarm in Indiana in 2008, and considers theories that say it was a military jet

Rating: 7.7
10:00am
Great Britons
King Arthur
The legendary leader of the Britons King Arthur, who drove out invaders and is said to have heralded a new age of prosperity

Rating: 8.2
11:00am
Strange History
Ancient Drugs
The history of drug use in different cultures. In every civilization, humans have found ways to alter their consciousness in search of something `greater' than everyday reality

12:00pm
Digging for Britain
Anglo Saxons
Season 1 Episode 3/4

Alice Roberts travels to Bamburgh, Northumberland, to learn about the generations of Anglo Saxons who lived and worked there, gaining an insight into the illnesses they suffered and the societies in which they lived. She visits the Sutton Hoo site, as well as a pioneering project in Sittingbourne, Kent, which was set up following the unearthing of an Anglo Saxon cemetery, and looks at the Staffordshire hoard discovered by a metal detector in 2009

Rating: 7.5
1:00pm
Ancient Aliens
The New Alien Architects
Season 10 Episode 3/

How many ancient architectural wonders bear similarities despite being built by different civilisations, questioning whether aliens could have designed them

Rating: 7
2:00pm
Ancient Aliens
The Pharoahs' Curse
Season 10 Episode 4/

The possibility a curse could exist on Tutankhamun's tomb, in the form of alien technology designed to protect an incredible secret about the past

Rating: 7
3:00pm
Ancient Aliens
The Science Wars
Season 10 Episode 5/

Archaeologists and anthropologists make discoveries that receive little notice because they fail to fit into the accepted scientific paradigm, such as an ancient hammer found in Texas or elongated skulls found on nearly every continent

Rating: 7
4:00pm
Ancient Aliens
City of the Gods
Researchers suggest that the ancient site of Teotihuacan in central Mexico was once home to a highly advanced, perhaps extraterrestrial, civilization. Excavations at Teotihuacan have unearthed discoveries out of place in the ancient world

Rating: 7
5:00pm
Ancient Aliens
The Alien Frequency
Season 10 Episode 7/

Researchers find that dozens of megalithic sites across the globe were designed to emanate the exact same frequency, causing them to speculate that certain frequencies may allow humans to connect with extraterrestrial forces

Rating: 7
6:00pm
Ancient Aliens
The Majestic Twelve
Season 10 Episode 8/

In 1984, a roll of film surfaced from an anonymous souce containing pictures of what is now known as the Eisenhower Briefing Document. Dating from 1952, it advised President-elect Dwight Eisenhower about the existence of a top-secret group of scientists, government officials and military personnel tasked with investigating reports of UFOs

Rating: 7
7:00pm
Ancient Aliens
Forged by the Gods
Season 10 Episode 2/

Theorists speculate about metal artifacts that could provide physical evidence of extraterrestrials visiting Earth in the distant past. In Jacksonville, Florida, a strange metallic sphere falls from the sky, while an ancient aluminum wedge also baffles historians as to its source

Rating: 7
8:00pm
Ancient Aliens
The Mystery of Rudloe Manor
Season 10 Episode 1/

Quaint mansion RAF Rudloe Manor in Wiltshire, a suspected epicentre of British research into UFOs since the Second World War

Rating: 7
9:00pm
Roman Vice
A fascinating insight into Roman society - a culture where the man of the house traditionally held absolute authority over the rest of the family in a time when decadence was a way of life. Plus, a look at the empire's rulers, including Nero and Augustus, and their claims of divine status

11:00pm
Ancient Top Ten
Rome's Greatest Hits
Season 1 Episode 5/10

A countdown detailing some of the Roman Empire's greatest inventions, such as super-powered concrete, mile-long aqueducts, and sophisticated mining techniques

Rating: 10
12:00am
Ancient Aliens
The Science Wars
Season 10 Episode 5/

Archaeologists and anthropologists make discoveries that receive little notice because they fail to fit into the accepted scientific paradigm, such as an ancient hammer found in Texas or elongated skulls found on nearly every continent

Rating: 7
1:00am
Ancient Aliens
City of the Gods
Researchers suggest that the ancient site of Teotihuacan in central Mexico was once home to a highly advanced, perhaps extraterrestrial, civilization. Excavations at Teotihuacan have unearthed discoveries out of place in the ancient world

Rating: 7
2:00am
Ancient Aliens
The Alien Frequency
Season 10 Episode 7/

Researchers find that dozens of megalithic sites across the globe were designed to emanate the exact same frequency, causing them to speculate that certain frequencies may allow humans to connect with extraterrestrial forces

Rating: 7
3:00am
Ancient Aliens
The Majestic Twelve
Season 10 Episode 8/

In 1984, a roll of film surfaced from an anonymous souce containing pictures of what is now known as the Eisenhower Briefing Document. Dating from 1952, it advised President-elect Dwight Eisenhower about the existence of a top-secret group of scientists, government officials and military personnel tasked with investigating reports of UFOs

Rating: 7
4:00am
Digging for Britain
Anglo Saxons
Season 1 Episode 3/4

Alice Roberts travels to Bamburgh, Northumberland, to learn about the generations of Anglo Saxons who lived and worked there, gaining an insight into the illnesses they suffered and the societies in which they lived. She visits the Sutton Hoo site, as well as a pioneering project in Sittingbourne, Kent, which was set up following the unearthing of an Anglo Saxon cemetery, and looks at the Staffordshire hoard discovered by a metal detector in 2009

Rating: 7.5