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Thu 18 Jan

6:00am
Home Shopping
A chance to purchase goods from the comfort of home

Rating: 3.5
9:00am
The Brain with David Eagleman
Who Is in Control?
Season 1 Episode 3/6

Neuroscientist David Eagleman continues his exploration of the inner workings of the brain, revealing how although people may feel in conscious control of their lives, in fact almost every action they take is driven by parts of the unconscious mind
(Subtitles) (Audio Described)

Rating: 8.6
10:00am
Angry Planet
Java: Land of Fire 1
Season 1 Episode 25/39

George Kourounis heads to the Indonesian island of Java, the location of many of the world's most active volcanoes. He witnesses an impressive ash eruption from Anak Krakata, travels to Merapi, still warm from a 2006 eruption, and descends into the Kawah Ijen sulphur mine to explore the world's largest lake of sulphuric acid in a boat
(Subtitles)

Rating: 5
10:30am
Angry Planet
Indonesia
Season 1 Episode 26/39

George Kourounis heads to Indonesia to seek out some of the most extraordinary natural phenomena on Earth. He spots the dinosaur-like Komodo dragons on their island before exploring the steaming sulphur vents of Papandaya, then tackles a challenging Semeru volcano climb
(Subtitles)

Rating: 5
11:00am
Deadly 60 on a Mission
South Africa and Namibia
Season 1 Episode 5/6

Steve Backshall searches for the most lethal predators in South Africa and Namibia, beginning on the Durban coast, where he has a close encounter with a school of blacktip sharks. He then witnesses the black eagle in action, experiences a killer bee's sting and meets lions and sidewinder snakes

Rating: 6.2
11:30am
Deadly 60 on a Mission
British Columbia
Season 1 Episode 6/6

Steve Backshall travels to the Canadian province of British Columbia in search of aquatic predators, beginning with a terrifying encounter with a ferocious sea lion. He also examines the deadly teeth of a peculiar-looking fish, meets a Pacific octopus and goes kayaking with killer whales

Rating: 6.2
12:00pm
Secrets of the Earth
Rain
Season 1 Episode 1/9

Amazing secrets of how rain is made - some raindrops form around micrometeorites from space, while others are created by bacteria floating into the upper atmosphere
(Subtitles)

Rating: 10
12:30pm
Secrets of the Earth
Tsunamis
Season 1 Episode 2/9

The science of what happens when a tsunami emerges from open ocean and bears down on land, and forecasting where on earth the next mega-tsunamis are likely to strike
(Subtitles)

Rating: 10
1:00pm
Horizon
Horizon: The Death of the Oceans?
Season 47 Episode 2/15

David Attenborough reveals the findings of a scientific study into how humans are affecting the biodiversity of the world's oceans and examines if it is too late to stop the destruction of many marine species. He explores the effects of overfishing and acidification of sea water, and uncovers how shipping noise is deafening whales and dolphins
(Subtitles)

Rating: 7.6
2:00pm
Nature's Great Events
The Great Tide
Season 1 Episode 4/6

David Attenborough describes the annual surge of more than 100 million sardines along South Africa's east coast as inshore waters cool with the arrival of winter. This marine spectacle provides a feast for competing predators including dolphins, whales, sharks and seabirds, but the sardine run has become less predictable in recent years - posing a threat to the creatures that depend on it to survive
(Subtitles) (Audio Described)

Rating: 9.1
3:00pm
Deadly 60 on a Mission
South Africa and Namibia
Season 1 Episode 5/6

Steve Backshall searches for the most lethal predators in South Africa and Namibia, beginning on the Durban coast, where he has a close encounter with a school of blacktip sharks. He then witnesses the black eagle in action, experiences a killer bee's sting and meets lions and sidewinder snakes

Rating: 6.2
3:30pm
Deadly 60 on a Mission
British Columbia
Season 1 Episode 6/6

Steve Backshall travels to the Canadian province of British Columbia in search of aquatic predators, beginning with a terrifying encounter with a ferocious sea lion. He also examines the deadly teeth of a peculiar-looking fish, meets a Pacific octopus and goes kayaking with killer whales

Rating: 6.2
4:00pm
Secrets of the Earth
Rain
Season 1 Episode 1/9

Amazing secrets of how rain is made - some raindrops form around micrometeorites from space, while others are created by bacteria floating into the upper atmosphere
(Subtitles)

Rating: 10
4:30pm
Secrets of the Earth
Tsunamis
Season 1 Episode 2/9

The science of what happens when a tsunami emerges from open ocean and bears down on land, and forecasting where on earth the next mega-tsunamis are likely to strike
(Subtitles)

Rating: 10
5:00pm
Horizon
Horizon: The Death of the Oceans?
Season 47 Episode 2/15

David Attenborough reveals the findings of a scientific study into how humans are affecting the biodiversity of the world's oceans and examines if it is too late to stop the destruction of many marine species. He explores the effects of overfishing and acidification of sea water, and uncovers how shipping noise is deafening whales and dolphins
(Subtitles)

Rating: 7.6
6:00pm
Deadly 60 on a Mission
South Africa and Namibia
Season 1 Episode 5/6

Steve Backshall searches for the most lethal predators in South Africa and Namibia, beginning on the Durban coast, where he has a close encounter with a school of blacktip sharks. He then witnesses the black eagle in action, experiences a killer bee's sting and meets lions and sidewinder snakes

Rating: 6.2
6:30pm
Deadly 60 on a Mission
British Columbia
Season 1 Episode 6/6

Steve Backshall travels to the Canadian province of British Columbia in search of aquatic predators, beginning with a terrifying encounter with a ferocious sea lion. He also examines the deadly teeth of a peculiar-looking fish, meets a Pacific octopus and goes kayaking with killer whales

Rating: 6.2
7:00pm
Secrets of the Earth
Rain
Season 1 Episode 1/9

Amazing secrets of how rain is made - some raindrops form around micrometeorites from space, while others are created by bacteria floating into the upper atmosphere
(Subtitles)

Rating: 10
7:30pm
Secrets of the Earth
Tsunamis
Season 1 Episode 2/9

The science of what happens when a tsunami emerges from open ocean and bears down on land, and forecasting where on earth the next mega-tsunamis are likely to strike
(Subtitles)

Rating: 10
8:00pm
Nature's Great Events
The Great Tide
Season 1 Episode 4/6

David Attenborough describes the annual surge of more than 100 million sardines along South Africa's east coast as inshore waters cool with the arrival of winter. This marine spectacle provides a feast for competing predators including dolphins, whales, sharks and seabirds, but the sardine run has become less predictable in recent years - posing a threat to the creatures that depend on it to survive
(Subtitles) (Audio Described)

Rating: 9.1
9:00pm
Horizon
Horizon: The Death of the Oceans?
Season 47 Episode 2/15

David Attenborough reveals the findings of a scientific study into how humans are affecting the biodiversity of the world's oceans and examines if it is too late to stop the destruction of many marine species. He explores the effects of overfishing and acidification of sea water, and uncovers how shipping noise is deafening whales and dolphins
(Subtitles)

Rating: 7.6
10:00pm
The Brain with David Eagleman
Who Is in Control?
Season 1 Episode 3/6

Neuroscientist David Eagleman continues his exploration of the inner workings of the brain, revealing how although people may feel in conscious control of their lives, in fact almost every action they take is driven by parts of the unconscious mind
(Subtitles) (Audio Described)

Rating: 8.6
11:00pm
Angry Planet
Java: Land of Fire 1
Season 1 Episode 25/39

George Kourounis heads to the Indonesian island of Java, the location of many of the world's most active volcanoes. He witnesses an impressive ash eruption from Anak Krakata, travels to Merapi, still warm from a 2006 eruption, and descends into the Kawah Ijen sulphur mine to explore the world's largest lake of sulphuric acid in a boat
(Subtitles)

Rating: 5
11:35pm
Angry Planet
Indonesia
Season 1 Episode 26/39

George Kourounis heads to Indonesia to seek out some of the most extraordinary natural phenomena on Earth. He spots the dinosaur-like Komodo dragons on their island before exploring the steaming sulphur vents of Papandaya, then tackles a challenging Semeru volcano climb
(Subtitles)

Rating: 5
12:00am
Deadly 60 on a Mission
South Africa and Namibia
Season 1 Episode 5/6

Steve Backshall searches for the most lethal predators in South Africa and Namibia, beginning on the Durban coast, where he has a close encounter with a school of blacktip sharks. He then witnesses the black eagle in action, experiences a killer bee's sting and meets lions and sidewinder snakes

Rating: 6.2
12:35am
Deadly 60 on a Mission
British Columbia
Season 1 Episode 6/6

Steve Backshall travels to the Canadian province of British Columbia in search of aquatic predators, beginning with a terrifying encounter with a ferocious sea lion. He also examines the deadly teeth of a peculiar-looking fish, meets a Pacific octopus and goes kayaking with killer whales

Rating: 6.2
1:05am
Secrets of the Earth
Rain
Season 1 Episode 1/9

Amazing secrets of how rain is made - some raindrops form around micrometeorites from space, while others are created by bacteria floating into the upper atmosphere
(Subtitles)

Rating: 10
1:35am
Secrets of the Earth
Tsunamis
Season 1 Episode 2/9

The science of what happens when a tsunami emerges from open ocean and bears down on land, and forecasting where on earth the next mega-tsunamis are likely to strike
(Subtitles)

Rating: 10
2:00am
Nature's Great Events
The Great Tide
Season 1 Episode 4/6

David Attenborough describes the annual surge of more than 100 million sardines along South Africa's east coast as inshore waters cool with the arrival of winter. This marine spectacle provides a feast for competing predators including dolphins, whales, sharks and seabirds, but the sardine run has become less predictable in recent years - posing a threat to the creatures that depend on it to survive
(Subtitles) (Audio Described)

Rating: 9.1
3:00am
Horizon
Horizon: The Death of the Oceans?
Season 47 Episode 2/15

David Attenborough reveals the findings of a scientific study into how humans are affecting the biodiversity of the world's oceans and examines if it is too late to stop the destruction of many marine species. He explores the effects of overfishing and acidification of sea water, and uncovers how shipping noise is deafening whales and dolphins
(Subtitles)

Rating: 7.6
3:50am
The Brain with David Eagleman
Who Is in Control?
Season 1 Episode 3/6

Neuroscientist David Eagleman continues his exploration of the inner workings of the brain, revealing how although people may feel in conscious control of their lives, in fact almost every action they take is driven by parts of the unconscious mind
(Subtitles) (Audio Described)

Rating: 8.6
4:40am
Natural World
Growing Up Wild: Natural World
Season 34 Episode 4/10

For animals growing up is a real adventure, but finding food, avoiding predators and making friends doesn't always come naturally, so they need a little parental guidance to help them learn and hone the skills that will enable them to survive on their own. David Tennant narrates this documentary following the trials and tribulations of young animals all over the world as they prepare to leave home
(Subtitles)

Rating: 8.9
5:35am
Hurricane Hunters
The Birth of Tropical Storm Nate
Season 1 Episode 4/15

The pilots witness the beginning of what will become Hurricane Nate in 2011

Fri 19 Jan

6:00am
Home Shopping
A chance to purchase goods from the comfort of home

Rating: 3.5
9:00am
The Brain with David Eagleman
How Do I Decide?
Season 1 Episode 4/6

The neuroscientist continues his exploration of the brain's inner workings, looking at the complex rival neural networks at play every time someone has to make a decision
(Subtitles) (Audio Described)

Rating: 8.6
10:00am
Angry Planet
Hurricane Triple Threat
Season 1 Episode 27/39

George Kourounis and his team set out to film the four tropical storms that made US landfall as three hurricanes in September 2008. They examine the destruction in Gustav in Louisiana and Hanna in North Carolina before flying with the USAF Hurricane Hunters into Ike over Cuba and meeting the same storm again in Texas
(Subtitles)

Rating: 5
10:30am
Angry Planet
Elephant Cave
Season 1 Episode 28/39

George Kourounis explores the depths of the Kitum cave, which straddles the Kenya-Uganda border and has been carved out over millennia by elephants in search of salt. It could also be the home of the deadly Marburg virus, which prompts fears when George is bitten by a bat
(Subtitles)

Rating: 5
11:00am
Deadly 60 on a Mission
Africa 1
Season 2 Episode 1/8

Steve Backshall continues his quest to encounter the world's 60 deadliest animals in their natural habitats. Heading to South Africa, he goes in search of the great white shark and has a trick up his sleeve to demonstrate its hunting prowess. The crew also observes cheetahs, a trio of the nation's most venomous snakes and the powerful secretary bird

Rating: 6.2
11:30am
Deadly 60 on a Mission
Australia and New Zealand
Season 2 Episode 2/8

Steve Backshall travels the globe on a quest to encounter the world's 60 deadliest animals in their natural habitats

Rating: 6.2
12:00pm
Secrets of the Earth
Tides
Season 1 Episode 3/9

The science behind places like Canada's Bay of Fundy, where water levels rise as much as 50ft during high tide, and the 10ft `bores waves' of Alaska's Turnagain Arm
(Subtitles)

Rating: 10
12:30pm
Secrets of the Earth
Volcanoes
Season 1 Episode 4/9

The effect of volcanoes on the weather, as eruptions create localised phenomena like acid rain and violent volcanic lightning
(Subtitles)

Rating: 10
1:00pm
Horizon
How Many People Can Live on Planet Earth?
Season 46 Episode 7/15

David Attenborough investigates the consequences of human population growth - from 2.5 billion in 1950 to seven billion today - both on people and the environment. While most of this increase has come from developing countries, studies suggest western lifestyles take an unfair share of the planet's resources, as the naturalist argues that a change in the way we live and even smaller families might be needed if mankind is to survive on Earth
(Subtitles)

Rating: 7.6
2:00pm
Nature's Great Events
The Great Flood
Season 1 Episode 5/6

The migration of elephant herds across Botswana's Kalahari Desert during the annual flooding of the Okavango Delta, which turns 4,000 square miles of arid plains into a maze of wetlands, setting the scene for great clashes between animals in search of water. Resourceful elephants make the most of stagnant pools and waterholes guarded by lions, while hippos converge on prime territories to do battle. David Attenborough narrates
(Subtitles) (Audio Described)

Rating: 9.1
3:00pm
Deadly 60 on a Mission
Africa 1
Season 2 Episode 1/8

Steve Backshall continues his quest to encounter the world's 60 deadliest animals in their natural habitats. Heading to South Africa, he goes in search of the great white shark and has a trick up his sleeve to demonstrate its hunting prowess. The crew also observes cheetahs, a trio of the nation's most venomous snakes and the powerful secretary bird

Rating: 6.2
3:30pm
Deadly 60 on a Mission
Australia and New Zealand
Season 2 Episode 2/8

Steve Backshall travels the globe on a quest to encounter the world's 60 deadliest animals in their natural habitats

Rating: 6.2
4:00pm
Secrets of the Earth
Tides
Season 1 Episode 3/9

The science behind places like Canada's Bay of Fundy, where water levels rise as much as 50ft during high tide, and the 10ft `bores waves' of Alaska's Turnagain Arm
(Subtitles)

Rating: 10
4:30pm
Secrets of the Earth
Volcanoes
Season 1 Episode 4/9

The effect of volcanoes on the weather, as eruptions create localised phenomena like acid rain and violent volcanic lightning
(Subtitles)

Rating: 10
5:00pm
Horizon
How Many People Can Live on Planet Earth?
Season 46 Episode 7/15

David Attenborough investigates the consequences of human population growth - from 2.5 billion in 1950 to seven billion today - both on people and the environment. While most of this increase has come from developing countries, studies suggest western lifestyles take an unfair share of the planet's resources, as the naturalist argues that a change in the way we live and even smaller families might be needed if mankind is to survive on Earth
(Subtitles)

Rating: 7.6
6:00pm
Deadly 60 on a Mission
Africa 1
Season 2 Episode 1/8

Steve Backshall continues his quest to encounter the world's 60 deadliest animals in their natural habitats. Heading to South Africa, he goes in search of the great white shark and has a trick up his sleeve to demonstrate its hunting prowess. The crew also observes cheetahs, a trio of the nation's most venomous snakes and the powerful secretary bird

Rating: 6.2
6:30pm
Deadly 60 on a Mission
Australia and New Zealand
Season 2 Episode 2/8

Steve Backshall travels the globe on a quest to encounter the world's 60 deadliest animals in their natural habitats

Rating: 6.2
7:00pm
Secrets of the Earth
Tides
Season 1 Episode 3/9

The science behind places like Canada's Bay of Fundy, where water levels rise as much as 50ft during high tide, and the 10ft `bores waves' of Alaska's Turnagain Arm
(Subtitles)

Rating: 10
7:30pm
Secrets of the Earth
Volcanoes
Season 1 Episode 4/9

The effect of volcanoes on the weather, as eruptions create localised phenomena like acid rain and violent volcanic lightning
(Subtitles)

Rating: 10
8:00pm
Nature's Great Events
The Great Flood
Season 1 Episode 5/6

The migration of elephant herds across Botswana's Kalahari Desert during the annual flooding of the Okavango Delta, which turns 4,000 square miles of arid plains into a maze of wetlands, setting the scene for great clashes between animals in search of water. Resourceful elephants make the most of stagnant pools and waterholes guarded by lions, while hippos converge on prime territories to do battle. David Attenborough narrates
(Subtitles) (Audio Described)

Rating: 9.1
9:00pm
Horizon
How Many People Can Live on Planet Earth?
Season 46 Episode 7/15

David Attenborough investigates the consequences of human population growth - from 2.5 billion in 1950 to seven billion today - both on people and the environment. While most of this increase has come from developing countries, studies suggest western lifestyles take an unfair share of the planet's resources, as the naturalist argues that a change in the way we live and even smaller families might be needed if mankind is to survive on Earth
(Subtitles)

Rating: 7.6
10:00pm
The Brain with David Eagleman
How Do I Decide?
Season 1 Episode 4/6

The neuroscientist continues his exploration of the brain's inner workings, looking at the complex rival neural networks at play every time someone has to make a decision
(Subtitles) (Audio Described)

Rating: 8.6
11:00pm
Angry Planet
Hurricane Triple Threat
Season 1 Episode 27/39

George Kourounis and his team set out to film the four tropical storms that made US landfall as three hurricanes in September 2008. They examine the destruction in Gustav in Louisiana and Hanna in North Carolina before flying with the USAF Hurricane Hunters into Ike over Cuba and meeting the same storm again in Texas
(Subtitles)

Rating: 5
11:30pm
Angry Planet
Elephant Cave
Season 1 Episode 28/39

George Kourounis explores the depths of the Kitum cave, which straddles the Kenya-Uganda border and has been carved out over millennia by elephants in search of salt. It could also be the home of the deadly Marburg virus, which prompts fears when George is bitten by a bat
(Subtitles)

Rating: 5
12:00am
Deadly 60 on a Mission
Africa 1
Season 2 Episode 1/8

Steve Backshall continues his quest to encounter the world's 60 deadliest animals in their natural habitats. Heading to South Africa, he goes in search of the great white shark and has a trick up his sleeve to demonstrate its hunting prowess. The crew also observes cheetahs, a trio of the nation's most venomous snakes and the powerful secretary bird

Rating: 6.2
12:30am
Deadly 60 on a Mission
Australia and New Zealand
Season 2 Episode 2/8

Steve Backshall travels the globe on a quest to encounter the world's 60 deadliest animals in their natural habitats

Rating: 6.2
1:00am
Secrets of the Earth
Tides
Season 1 Episode 3/9

The science behind places like Canada's Bay of Fundy, where water levels rise as much as 50ft during high tide, and the 10ft `bores waves' of Alaska's Turnagain Arm
(Subtitles)

Rating: 10
1:30am
Secrets of the Earth
Volcanoes
Season 1 Episode 4/9

The effect of volcanoes on the weather, as eruptions create localised phenomena like acid rain and violent volcanic lightning
(Subtitles)

Rating: 10
2:00am
Nature's Great Events
The Great Flood
Season 1 Episode 5/6

The migration of elephant herds across Botswana's Kalahari Desert during the annual flooding of the Okavango Delta, which turns 4,000 square miles of arid plains into a maze of wetlands, setting the scene for great clashes between animals in search of water. Resourceful elephants make the most of stagnant pools and waterholes guarded by lions, while hippos converge on prime territories to do battle. David Attenborough narrates
(Subtitles) (Audio Described)

Rating: 9.1
3:00am
The Brain with David Eagleman
How Do I Decide?
Season 1 Episode 4/6

The neuroscientist continues his exploration of the brain's inner workings, looking at the complex rival neural networks at play every time someone has to make a decision
(Subtitles) (Audio Described)

Rating: 8.6
3:50am
Natural World
Walrus: Two Tonne Tusker - Natural World
Season 32 Episode 8/10

For six years zoological and marine mammal reproductive physiologist Holley Muraco has been trying without success to breed Pacific walruses, and only 15 pups having been born in captivity in the last eight decades. To discover more about their behaviour she heads from her base in California to their breeding grounds in northern Alaska to see if the answers can be found in the wild
(Subtitles)

Rating: 8.9
4:40am
Deadly 60 on a Mission
Africa 1
Season 2 Episode 1/8

Steve Backshall continues his quest to encounter the world's 60 deadliest animals in their natural habitats. Heading to South Africa, he goes in search of the great white shark and has a trick up his sleeve to demonstrate its hunting prowess. The crew also observes cheetahs, a trio of the nation's most venomous snakes and the powerful secretary bird

Rating: 6.2
5:05am
Wild Ones
Night
Season 2 Episode 10/13

Documentary series exploring aspects of the behaviour of animals, including hunting techniques, feeding habits, family relationships, defence mechanisms and mating rituals
(Subtitles) (Audio Described)

5:30am
Hurricane Hunters
Peak of the Season
Season 1 Episode 5/15

The busiest point in the storm season. Documentary following the work of pilots who fly planes into hurricanes to gain key meteorological data for weather services
(Subtitles)

Sat 20 Jan

6:00am
Home Shopping
A chance to purchase goods from the comfort of home

Rating: 3.5
9:00am
Alaska - Earth's Frozen Kingdom
Spring
Season 1 Episode 1/3

Documentary following the fortunes of humans and animals over the course of a year in Alaska, which is by far the biggest US state and still one of the wildest places on Earth with deep forests and vast mountain ranges. The arrival of spring sees Alaska go through a huge transformation as water, light and warmth return, with animals emerging from hibernation and rushing to cash in on the riches of the season. Dougray Scott narrates
(Subtitles) (Audio Described)

Rating: 5.5
10:00am
Alaska - Earth's Frozen Kingdom
Summer
Season 1 Episode 2/3

The land is bathed in 24-hour sunlight during the short Alaskan summer, luring hummingbirds up from Mexico, exposing deserts in the Arctic and relying on parachuting firefighters to tackle forest fires in its vast wilderness. Grizzly bears fatten up on a sudden wealth of salmon, a caribou calf joins a vast herd on its great migration and a huge male moose finds unlikely ways to impress a female. Among the human population, a dedicated grower of giant vegetables takes his half-ton pumpkin to the Alaska State Fair
(Subtitles) (Audio Described)

Rating: 5.5
11:00am
Alaska - Earth's Frozen Kingdom
Winter
Season 1 Episode 3/3

To survive the bone-chilling cold, deadly blizzards and darkness of the eight months of an Alaskan winter takes courage, cunning and remarkable endurance. This episode tells the stories of how the tough and resourceful animal and human inhabitants of the windswept mountain peaks, icy tundra and snowbound forests face up to the challenges of the season. Last in the series
(Subtitles) (Audio Described)

Rating: 5.5
12:00pm
Horizon
Horizon: The Death of the Oceans?
Season 47 Episode 2/15

David Attenborough reveals the findings of a scientific study into how humans are affecting the biodiversity of the world's oceans and examines if it is too late to stop the destruction of many marine species. He explores the effects of overfishing and acidification of sea water, and uncovers how shipping noise is deafening whales and dolphins
(Subtitles)

Rating: 7.6
1:00pm
Animal House
David Attenborough examines architects of the animal kingdom - including moles, birds and hornets - who designed their own nurseries, high-rises and subway systems long before humans
(Subtitles)

Rating: 5.7
2:00pm
Alaska - Earth's Frozen Kingdom
Spring
Season 1 Episode 1/3

Documentary following the fortunes of humans and animals over the course of a year in Alaska, which is by far the biggest US state and still one of the wildest places on Earth with deep forests and vast mountain ranges. The arrival of spring sees Alaska go through a huge transformation as water, light and warmth return, with animals emerging from hibernation and rushing to cash in on the riches of the season. Dougray Scott narrates
(Subtitles) (Audio Described)

Rating: 5.5
3:00pm
Alaska - Earth's Frozen Kingdom
Summer
Season 1 Episode 2/3

The land is bathed in 24-hour sunlight during the short Alaskan summer, luring hummingbirds up from Mexico, exposing deserts in the Arctic and relying on parachuting firefighters to tackle forest fires in its vast wilderness. Grizzly bears fatten up on a sudden wealth of salmon, a caribou calf joins a vast herd on its great migration and a huge male moose finds unlikely ways to impress a female. Among the human population, a dedicated grower of giant vegetables takes his half-ton pumpkin to the Alaska State Fair
(Subtitles) (Audio Described)

Rating: 5.5
4:00pm
Alaska - Earth's Frozen Kingdom
Winter
Season 1 Episode 3/3

To survive the bone-chilling cold, deadly blizzards and darkness of the eight months of an Alaskan winter takes courage, cunning and remarkable endurance. This episode tells the stories of how the tough and resourceful animal and human inhabitants of the windswept mountain peaks, icy tundra and snowbound forests face up to the challenges of the season. Last in the series
(Subtitles) (Audio Described)

Rating: 5.5
5:00pm
Horizon
Horizon: The Death of the Oceans?
Season 47 Episode 2/15

David Attenborough reveals the findings of a scientific study into how humans are affecting the biodiversity of the world's oceans and examines if it is too late to stop the destruction of many marine species. He explores the effects of overfishing and acidification of sea water, and uncovers how shipping noise is deafening whales and dolphins
(Subtitles)

Rating: 7.6
6:00pm
Animal House
David Attenborough examines architects of the animal kingdom - including moles, birds and hornets - who designed their own nurseries, high-rises and subway systems long before humans
(Subtitles)

Rating: 5.7
7:00pm
Alaska - Earth's Frozen Kingdom
Spring
Season 1 Episode 1/3

Documentary following the fortunes of humans and animals over the course of a year in Alaska, which is by far the biggest US state and still one of the wildest places on Earth with deep forests and vast mountain ranges. The arrival of spring sees Alaska go through a huge transformation as water, light and warmth return, with animals emerging from hibernation and rushing to cash in on the riches of the season. Dougray Scott narrates
(Subtitles) (Audio Described)

Rating: 5.5
8:00pm
Alaska - Earth's Frozen Kingdom
Summer
Season 1 Episode 2/3

The land is bathed in 24-hour sunlight during the short Alaskan summer, luring hummingbirds up from Mexico, exposing deserts in the Arctic and relying on parachuting firefighters to tackle forest fires in its vast wilderness. Grizzly bears fatten up on a sudden wealth of salmon, a caribou calf joins a vast herd on its great migration and a huge male moose finds unlikely ways to impress a female. Among the human population, a dedicated grower of giant vegetables takes his half-ton pumpkin to the Alaska State Fair
(Subtitles) (Audio Described)

Rating: 5.5
9:00pm
Alaska - Earth's Frozen Kingdom
Winter
Season 1 Episode 3/3

To survive the bone-chilling cold, deadly blizzards and darkness of the eight months of an Alaskan winter takes courage, cunning and remarkable endurance. This episode tells the stories of how the tough and resourceful animal and human inhabitants of the windswept mountain peaks, icy tundra and snowbound forests face up to the challenges of the season. Last in the series
(Subtitles) (Audio Described)

Rating: 5.5
10:00pm
Horizon
Horizon: The Death of the Oceans?
Season 47 Episode 2/15

David Attenborough reveals the findings of a scientific study into how humans are affecting the biodiversity of the world's oceans and examines if it is too late to stop the destruction of many marine species. He explores the effects of overfishing and acidification of sea water, and uncovers how shipping noise is deafening whales and dolphins
(Subtitles)

Rating: 7.6
11:00pm
Animal House
David Attenborough examines architects of the animal kingdom - including moles, birds and hornets - who designed their own nurseries, high-rises and subway systems long before humans
(Subtitles)

Rating: 5.7
12:00am
Alaska - Earth's Frozen Kingdom
Spring
Season 1 Episode 1/3

Documentary following the fortunes of humans and animals over the course of a year in Alaska, which is by far the biggest US state and still one of the wildest places on Earth with deep forests and vast mountain ranges. The arrival of spring sees Alaska go through a huge transformation as water, light and warmth return, with animals emerging from hibernation and rushing to cash in on the riches of the season. Dougray Scott narrates
(Subtitles) (Audio Described)

Rating: 5.5
1:00am
Alaska - Earth's Frozen Kingdom
Summer
Season 1 Episode 2/3

The land is bathed in 24-hour sunlight during the short Alaskan summer, luring hummingbirds up from Mexico, exposing deserts in the Arctic and relying on parachuting firefighters to tackle forest fires in its vast wilderness. Grizzly bears fatten up on a sudden wealth of salmon, a caribou calf joins a vast herd on its great migration and a huge male moose finds unlikely ways to impress a female. Among the human population, a dedicated grower of giant vegetables takes his half-ton pumpkin to the Alaska State Fair
(Subtitles) (Audio Described)

Rating: 5.5
2:00am
Alaska - Earth's Frozen Kingdom
Winter
Season 1 Episode 3/3

To survive the bone-chilling cold, deadly blizzards and darkness of the eight months of an Alaskan winter takes courage, cunning and remarkable endurance. This episode tells the stories of how the tough and resourceful animal and human inhabitants of the windswept mountain peaks, icy tundra and snowbound forests face up to the challenges of the season. Last in the series
(Subtitles) (Audio Described)

Rating: 5.5
3:00am
Horizon
Horizon: The Death of the Oceans?
Season 47 Episode 2/15

David Attenborough reveals the findings of a scientific study into how humans are affecting the biodiversity of the world's oceans and examines if it is too late to stop the destruction of many marine species. He explores the effects of overfishing and acidification of sea water, and uncovers how shipping noise is deafening whales and dolphins
(Subtitles)

Rating: 7.6
3:05am
Animal House
David Attenborough examines architects of the animal kingdom - including moles, birds and hornets - who designed their own nurseries, high-rises and subway systems long before humans
(Subtitles)

Rating: 5.7
4:40am
Natural World
Walrus: Two Tonne Tusker - Natural World
Season 32 Episode 8/10

For six years zoological and marine mammal reproductive physiologist Holley Muraco has been trying without success to breed Pacific walruses, and only 15 pups having been born in captivity in the last eight decades. To discover more about their behaviour she heads from her base in California to their breeding grounds in northern Alaska to see if the answers can be found in the wild
(Subtitles)

Rating: 8.9
5:30am
Hurricane Hunters
Hurricane Jova: Landfall Mission
Season 1 Episode 6/15

The pilots track Hurricane Jova as it makes landfall over the west coast of Mexico in 2011
(Subtitles)

Sun 21 Jan

6:00am
Home Shopping
A chance to purchase goods from the comfort of home

Rating: 3.5
9:00am
The Wonder of Animals
Predators
Season 1 Episode 1/6

Documentary exploring aspects of animal anatomy, as Chris Packham uses groundbreaking science to look closely at predatory beings and what makes them successful
(Subtitles)

Rating: 5.4
10:00am
The Wonder of Animals
Super Brains
Season 1 Episode 2/6

Chris Packham uses cutting-edge science to investigate complex communication methods that help dolphins to hunt
(Subtitles)

Rating: 5.4
11:00am
The Wonder of Animals
Opportunists
Season 1 Episode 3/6

Chris Packham examines the behavioural quirks of opportunist animals, including bears, which are specially adapted to thrive in varying climates across the world
(Subtitles)

Rating: 5.4
12:00pm
The Wonder of Animals
Colonisers
Season 1 Episode 4/6

Chris Packham narrates the amazing work of ants and explains how they have worked together to achieve global success
(Subtitles)

Rating: 5.4
1:00pm
The Wonder of Animals
Survivors
Season 1 Episode 5/6

Chris Packham turns is attention to nature's most hardy survivors, including the penguin, whose wings and body are specially adapted to help conquer a range of habitats
(Subtitles)

Rating: 5.4
2:00pm
The Wonder of Animals
Cold-Blooded Killers
Season 1 Episode 6/6

Chris Packham examines what lies beneath a crocodile's hard exterior, discovering the secret to its ancient history and gaining an insight into one of the most sophisticated physiologies on the planet. By following all stages of a crocodile hunt, Chris reveals how their extraordinary circulatory system enables them to hold their breath for more than an hour, and looks at how their exceptionally sensitive skin detects their prey through water
(Subtitles)

Rating: 5.4
3:00pm
The Wonder of Animals
Predators
Season 1 Episode 1/6

Documentary exploring aspects of animal anatomy, as Chris Packham uses groundbreaking science to look closely at predatory beings and what makes them successful
(Subtitles)

Rating: 5.4
4:00pm
The Wonder of Animals
Super Brains
Season 1 Episode 2/6

Chris Packham uses cutting-edge science to investigate complex communication methods that help dolphins to hunt
(Subtitles)

Rating: 5.4
5:00pm
The Wonder of Animals
Opportunists
Season 1 Episode 3/6

Chris Packham examines the behavioural quirks of opportunist animals, including bears, which are specially adapted to thrive in varying climates across the world
(Subtitles)

Rating: 5.4
6:00pm
The Wonder of Animals
Colonisers
Season 1 Episode 4/6

Chris Packham narrates the amazing work of ants and explains how they have worked together to achieve global success
(Subtitles)

Rating: 5.4
7:00pm
The Wonder of Animals
Survivors
Season 1 Episode 5/6

Chris Packham turns is attention to nature's most hardy survivors, including the penguin, whose wings and body are specially adapted to help conquer a range of habitats
(Subtitles)

Rating: 5.4
8:00pm
The Wonder of Animals
Cold-Blooded Killers
Season 1 Episode 6/6

Chris Packham examines what lies beneath a crocodile's hard exterior, discovering the secret to its ancient history and gaining an insight into one of the most sophisticated physiologies on the planet. By following all stages of a crocodile hunt, Chris reveals how their extraordinary circulatory system enables them to hold their breath for more than an hour, and looks at how their exceptionally sensitive skin detects their prey through water
(Subtitles)

Rating: 5.4
9:00pm
The Wonder of Animals
Predators
Season 1 Episode 1/6

Documentary exploring aspects of animal anatomy, as Chris Packham uses groundbreaking science to look closely at predatory beings and what makes them successful
(Subtitles)

Rating: 5.4
10:00pm
The Wonder of Animals
Super Brains
Season 1 Episode 2/6

Chris Packham uses cutting-edge science to investigate complex communication methods that help dolphins to hunt
(Subtitles)

Rating: 5.4
11:00pm
The Wonder of Animals
Opportunists
Season 1 Episode 3/6

Chris Packham examines the behavioural quirks of opportunist animals, including bears, which are specially adapted to thrive in varying climates across the world
(Subtitles)

Rating: 5.4
12:00am
The Wonder of Animals
Colonisers
Season 1 Episode 4/6

Chris Packham narrates the amazing work of ants and explains how they have worked together to achieve global success
(Subtitles)

Rating: 5.4
1:00am
The Wonder of Animals
Survivors
Season 1 Episode 5/6

Chris Packham turns is attention to nature's most hardy survivors, including the penguin, whose wings and body are specially adapted to help conquer a range of habitats
(Subtitles)

Rating: 5.4
2:00am
The Wonder of Animals
Cold-Blooded Killers
Season 1 Episode 6/6

Chris Packham examines what lies beneath a crocodile's hard exterior, discovering the secret to its ancient history and gaining an insight into one of the most sophisticated physiologies on the planet. By following all stages of a crocodile hunt, Chris reveals how their extraordinary circulatory system enables them to hold their breath for more than an hour, and looks at how their exceptionally sensitive skin detects their prey through water
(Subtitles)

Rating: 5.4
3:00am
The Wonder of Animals
Predators
Season 1 Episode 1/6

Documentary exploring aspects of animal anatomy, as Chris Packham uses groundbreaking science to look closely at predatory beings and what makes them successful
(Subtitles)

Rating: 5.4
3:50am
The Wonder of Animals
Super Brains
Season 1 Episode 2/6

Chris Packham uses cutting-edge science to investigate complex communication methods that help dolphins to hunt
(Subtitles)

Rating: 5.4
4:40am
The Wonder of Animals
Opportunists
Season 1 Episode 3/6

Chris Packham examines the behavioural quirks of opportunist animals, including bears, which are specially adapted to thrive in varying climates across the world
(Subtitles)

Rating: 5.4
5:30am
Hurricane Hunters
Killer Storm in the Gulf
Season 1 Episode 7/15

The pilots put their lives in danger as they fly into a deadly storm
(Subtitles)

Mon 22 Jan

6:00am
Home Shopping
A chance to purchase goods from the comfort of home

Rating: 3.5
9:00am
The Brain with David Eagleman
Who Will We Be?
Season 1 Episode 6/6

A journey into the future, asking what is next for the human brain and how technological advances are poised to change individuals and society. Dr Eagleman meets a woman who had half her brain removed at the age of four and visits the Blue Brain Projects in Lausanne, Switzerland, where scientists are attempting to model a simulation of the working brain
(Subtitles) (Audio Described)

Rating: 8.6
10:00am
Angry Planet
Eco-Disasters
Season 1 Episode 29/39

George Kourounis learns about the eco-disasters caused by the former Soviet Union by travelling to Uzbekistan's vastly-reduced Aral Sea, which has seen its waters diverted. He also looks at a submarine base cut into a Crimean mountain and the radioactive wasteland of the Chernobyl nuclear site
(Subtitles)

Rating: 5
10:30am
Angry Planet
Costa Rica
Season 1 Episode 30/39

George Kourounis heads to Costa Rica with an international team of scientists to explore volcanoes. In his exploration of the small but diverse country, he experiences white water rafting in full flood and handles some deadly snakes
(Subtitles)

Rating: 5
11:00am
Deadly 60 on a Mission
Asia
Season 2 Episode 3/8

Steve Backshall tracks down the deadliest animals in Asia, beginning in Indonesia where he and his crew are chased by a group of ravenous Komodo dragons, the world's most venomous lizard. In Nepal, he tracks down a grumpy rhinoceros and stalks the forests in search of the elusive Bengal tiger - the largest cat on Earth - before paragliding alongside an Egyptian vulture above the foothills of the Himalayas

Rating: 6.2
11:30am
Deadly 60
Namibia
Season 2 Episode 10/26

Steve Backshall visits Namibia on the trail of Africa's big cats. Donning a camouflage suit, he tries to beat a leopard at its own game, and sees a pride of lions hunting

Rating: 7.5
12:00pm
Secrets of the Earth
Gravity
Season 1 Episode 5/9

The effect of earthquakes on the earth's gravitational field, looking at the results of mapping by Nasa satellites which have found spots where the gravity is weaker
(Subtitles)

Rating: 10
12:30pm
Secrets of the Earth
Goldilocks
Season 1 Episode 6/9

A look at how Earth's position in the solar system enables it to sustain life, while comparisons with Venus and Mars show how things might have been different
(Subtitles)

Rating: 10
1:00pm
Wildlife Special
Bear - Spy in the Woods
David Attenborough examines the numerous species of bear. Specialist cameras are used to blend into the environment, allowing for previously unseen glimpses of giant panda, grizzly and polar bears, along with their South American cousins, spectacled bear and black bear
(Subtitles)

2:00pm
Wild Africa
Lakes and Rivers
Season 1 Episode 6/6

Documentary revealing how fresh water acts as a magnet to a variety of creatures on the world's most parched continent. Flocks of flamingos congregate on the inhospitable soda lakes of east Africa, giant crocodiles battle with buffalo on the banks of Zambia's Luangwa river, and cichlid fish use catfish as minders
(Subtitles)

Rating: 2.1
3:00pm
Deadly 60 on a Mission
Asia
Season 2 Episode 3/8

Steve Backshall tracks down the deadliest animals in Asia, beginning in Indonesia where he and his crew are chased by a group of ravenous Komodo dragons, the world's most venomous lizard. In Nepal, he tracks down a grumpy rhinoceros and stalks the forests in search of the elusive Bengal tiger - the largest cat on Earth - before paragliding alongside an Egyptian vulture above the foothills of the Himalayas

Rating: 6.2
3:30pm
Deadly 60
Namibia
Season 2 Episode 10/26

Steve Backshall visits Namibia on the trail of Africa's big cats. Donning a camouflage suit, he tries to beat a leopard at its own game, and sees a pride of lions hunting

Rating: 7.5
4:00pm
Secrets of the Earth
Gravity
Season 1 Episode 5/9

The effect of earthquakes on the earth's gravitational field, looking at the results of mapping by Nasa satellites which have found spots where the gravity is weaker
(Subtitles)

Rating: 10
4:30pm
Secrets of the Earth
Goldilocks
Season 1 Episode 6/9

A look at how Earth's position in the solar system enables it to sustain life, while comparisons with Venus and Mars show how things might have been different
(Subtitles)

Rating: 10
5:00pm
Wildlife Special
Bear - Spy in the Woods
David Attenborough examines the numerous species of bear. Specialist cameras are used to blend into the environment, allowing for previously unseen glimpses of giant panda, grizzly and polar bears, along with their South American cousins, spectacled bear and black bear
(Subtitles)

6:00pm
Deadly 60 on a Mission
Asia
Season 2 Episode 3/8

Steve Backshall tracks down the deadliest animals in Asia, beginning in Indonesia where he and his crew are chased by a group of ravenous Komodo dragons, the world's most venomous lizard. In Nepal, he tracks down a grumpy rhinoceros and stalks the forests in search of the elusive Bengal tiger - the largest cat on Earth - before paragliding alongside an Egyptian vulture above the foothills of the Himalayas

Rating: 6.2
6:30pm
Deadly 60
Namibia
Season 2 Episode 10/26

Steve Backshall visits Namibia on the trail of Africa's big cats. Donning a camouflage suit, he tries to beat a leopard at its own game, and sees a pride of lions hunting

Rating: 7.5
7:00pm
Secrets of the Earth
Gravity
Season 1 Episode 5/9

The effect of earthquakes on the earth's gravitational field, looking at the results of mapping by Nasa satellites which have found spots where the gravity is weaker
(Subtitles)

Rating: 10
7:30pm
Secrets of the Earth
Goldilocks
Season 1 Episode 6/9

A look at how Earth's position in the solar system enables it to sustain life, while comparisons with Venus and Mars show how things might have been different
(Subtitles)

Rating: 10
8:00pm
Wild Africa
Lakes and Rivers
Season 1 Episode 6/6

Documentary revealing how fresh water acts as a magnet to a variety of creatures on the world's most parched continent. Flocks of flamingos congregate on the inhospitable soda lakes of east Africa, giant crocodiles battle with buffalo on the banks of Zambia's Luangwa river, and cichlid fish use catfish as minders
(Subtitles)

Rating: 2.1
9:00pm
Wildlife Special
Bear - Spy in the Woods
David Attenborough examines the numerous species of bear. Specialist cameras are used to blend into the environment, allowing for previously unseen glimpses of giant panda, grizzly and polar bears, along with their South American cousins, spectacled bear and black bear
(Subtitles)

10:00pm
The Brain with David Eagleman
Who Will We Be?
Season 1 Episode 6/6

A journey into the future, asking what is next for the human brain and how technological advances are poised to change individuals and society. Dr Eagleman meets a woman who had half her brain removed at the age of four and visits the Blue Brain Projects in Lausanne, Switzerland, where scientists are attempting to model a simulation of the working brain
(Subtitles) (Audio Described)

Rating: 8.6
11:00pm
Angry Planet
Eco-Disasters
Season 1 Episode 29/39

George Kourounis learns about the eco-disasters caused by the former Soviet Union by travelling to Uzbekistan's vastly-reduced Aral Sea, which has seen its waters diverted. He also looks at a submarine base cut into a Crimean mountain and the radioactive wasteland of the Chernobyl nuclear site
(Subtitles)

Rating: 5
11:30pm
Angry Planet
Costa Rica
Season 1 Episode 30/39

George Kourounis heads to Costa Rica with an international team of scientists to explore volcanoes. In his exploration of the small but diverse country, he experiences white water rafting in full flood and handles some deadly snakes
(Subtitles)

Rating: 5
12:30am
Deadly 60
Namibia
Season 2 Episode 10/26

Steve Backshall visits Namibia on the trail of Africa's big cats. Donning a camouflage suit, he tries to beat a leopard at its own game, and sees a pride of lions hunting

Rating: 7.5
1:00am
Secrets of the Earth
Gravity
Season 1 Episode 5/9

The effect of earthquakes on the earth's gravitational field, looking at the results of mapping by Nasa satellites which have found spots where the gravity is weaker
(Subtitles)

Rating: 10
1:30am
Secrets of the Earth
Goldilocks
Season 1 Episode 6/9

A look at how Earth's position in the solar system enables it to sustain life, while comparisons with Venus and Mars show how things might have been different
(Subtitles)

Rating: 10
2:00am
Wild Africa
Lakes and Rivers
Season 1 Episode 6/6

Documentary revealing how fresh water acts as a magnet to a variety of creatures on the world's most parched continent. Flocks of flamingos congregate on the inhospitable soda lakes of east Africa, giant crocodiles battle with buffalo on the banks of Zambia's Luangwa river, and cichlid fish use catfish as minders
(Subtitles)

Rating: 2.1
3:00am
Wildlife Special
Bear - Spy in the Woods
David Attenborough examines the numerous species of bear. Specialist cameras are used to blend into the environment, allowing for previously unseen glimpses of giant panda, grizzly and polar bears, along with their South American cousins, spectacled bear and black bear
(Subtitles)

3:50am
Wild Ones
Underwater
Season 2 Episode 8/13

An investigation into how whales and black tip sharks have developed honed senses that allow them to navigate depths that would baffle human sight and hearing
(Subtitles) (Audio Described)

4:15am
Wild Ones
Sight
Season 2 Episode 1/13

An in-depth investigation into the highly sensitive eyesight of the nankeen kestrel, the eagle owl, the cheetah and the chameleon
(Subtitles) (Audio Described)

4:40am
The Brain with David Eagleman
Who Will We Be?
Season 1 Episode 6/6

A journey into the future, asking what is next for the human brain and how technological advances are poised to change individuals and society. Dr Eagleman meets a woman who had half her brain removed at the age of four and visits the Blue Brain Projects in Lausanne, Switzerland, where scientists are attempting to model a simulation of the working brain
(Subtitles) (Audio Described)

Rating: 8.6
5:30am
Hurricane Hunters
Isaac Tosses Curveballs
Season 1 Episode 8/15

In 2012, Hurricane Isaac throws the pilots a few curveballs as they try to predict its trajectory

Tue 23 Jan

6:00am
Home Shopping
A chance to purchase goods from the comfort of home

Rating: 3.5
9:00am
The Brain with David Eagleman
Why Do I Need You?
Season 1 Episode 5/6

The neuroscientist explores how the human brain relies on other brains to thrive and survive. This neural interdependence begins at birth, so he invites a group of babies to a puppet show to showcase their ability to discern who is trustworthy, and who is not
(Subtitles) (Audio Described)

Rating: 8.6
10:00am
Angry Planet
Antarctica
Season 1 Episode 31/39

George Kourounis sets sail to Antarctica from the southern tip of Argentina aboard a Russian icebreaker. After braving the stormy Drake passage, he explores volcanic Deception Island, camps out in the Antarctic snow, and paddles a kayak through icebergs
(Subtitles)

Rating: 5
10:30am
Angry Planet
Arctic Winter
Season 1 Episode 32/39

George Kourounis links up with two polar adventurers to explore the frozen Canadian Arctic in winter. The team uses skis to cross the fractured sea ice of Frobisher Bay, then dog teams to head north through the Auyuittuq Mountains
(Subtitles)

Rating: 5
11:00am
Deadly 60
Madagascar
Season 2 Episode 11/26

Steve Backshall and the team embark on an adventure across the island of Madagascar, encountering a variety of creatures including aye-ayes and the area's most ferocious carnivore

Rating: 7.5
11:30am
Deadly 60
Uganda
Season 2 Episode 12/26

Steve Backshall learns about primates in Uganda, encountering gorillas in the mountains and baboons on the savannah, and watching chimps in a forest at dawn

Rating: 7.5
12:00pm
Secrets of the Earth
Magnetic Shield
Season 1 Episode 7/9

How Earth's metallic core turns the planet into a huge magnet, generating a field that protects people from dangerous cosmic rays and solar energy
(Subtitles)

Rating: 10
12:30pm
Secrets of the Earth
Blizzards
Season 1 Episode 8/9

The science behind blizzards, which might be considered beautiful yet can bring entire cities to a grinding halt
(Subtitles)

Rating: 10
1:00pm
Natural World
Walrus: Two Tonne Tusker - Natural World
Season 32 Episode 8/10

For six years zoological and marine mammal reproductive physiologist Holley Muraco has been trying without success to breed Pacific walruses, and only 15 pups having been born in captivity in the last eight decades. To discover more about their behaviour she heads from her base in California to their breeding grounds in northern Alaska to see if the answers can be found in the wild
(Subtitles)

Rating: 8.9
2:00pm
Natural World
Africa's Giant Killers: Natural World
Season 33 Episode 1/10

Roughly once every 40 years in the northern Kalahari Desert of Botswana an ancient waterway called the Savute channel fills and flows into the surrounding marshes. This attracts thousands of grazing animals from across the region - and also draws predators to the area. This documentary follows the fortunes of Africa's largest herd of elephants and a pride of seven lions as they come face to face in an epic fight for survival, with drought having weakened the elephants and the lions desperately hungry. Narrated by Imogen Stubbs
(Subtitles) (Audio Described)

Rating: 8.9
3:00pm
Deadly 60
Madagascar
Season 2 Episode 11/26

Steve Backshall and the team embark on an adventure across the island of Madagascar, encountering a variety of creatures including aye-ayes and the area's most ferocious carnivore

Rating: 7.5
3:30pm
Deadly 60
Uganda
Season 2 Episode 12/26

Steve Backshall learns about primates in Uganda, encountering gorillas in the mountains and baboons on the savannah, and watching chimps in a forest at dawn

Rating: 7.5
4:00pm
Secrets of the Earth
Magnetic Shield
Season 1 Episode 7/9

How Earth's metallic core turns the planet into a huge magnet, generating a field that protects people from dangerous cosmic rays and solar energy
(Subtitles)

Rating: 10
4:30pm
Secrets of the Earth
Blizzards
Season 1 Episode 8/9

The science behind blizzards, which might be considered beautiful yet can bring entire cities to a grinding halt
(Subtitles)

Rating: 10
5:00pm
Natural World
Walrus: Two Tonne Tusker - Natural World
Season 32 Episode 8/10

For six years zoological and marine mammal reproductive physiologist Holley Muraco has been trying without success to breed Pacific walruses, and only 15 pups having been born in captivity in the last eight decades. To discover more about their behaviour she heads from her base in California to their breeding grounds in northern Alaska to see if the answers can be found in the wild
(Subtitles)

Rating: 8.9
6:00pm
Deadly 60
Madagascar
Season 2 Episode 11/26

Steve Backshall and the team embark on an adventure across the island of Madagascar, encountering a variety of creatures including aye-ayes and the area's most ferocious carnivore

Rating: 7.5
6:30pm
Deadly 60
Uganda
Season 2 Episode 12/26

Steve Backshall learns about primates in Uganda, encountering gorillas in the mountains and baboons on the savannah, and watching chimps in a forest at dawn

Rating: 7.5
7:00pm
Secrets of the Earth
Magnetic Shield
Season 1 Episode 7/9

How Earth's metallic core turns the planet into a huge magnet, generating a field that protects people from dangerous cosmic rays and solar energy
(Subtitles)

Rating: 10
7:30pm
Secrets of the Earth
Blizzards
Season 1 Episode 8/9

The science behind blizzards, which might be considered beautiful yet can bring entire cities to a grinding halt
(Subtitles)

Rating: 10
8:00pm
Natural World
Africa's Giant Killers: Natural World
Season 33 Episode 1/10

Roughly once every 40 years in the northern Kalahari Desert of Botswana an ancient waterway called the Savute channel fills and flows into the surrounding marshes. This attracts thousands of grazing animals from across the region - and also draws predators to the area. This documentary follows the fortunes of Africa's largest herd of elephants and a pride of seven lions as they come face to face in an epic fight for survival, with drought having weakened the elephants and the lions desperately hungry. Narrated by Imogen Stubbs
(Subtitles) (Audio Described)

Rating: 8.9
9:00pm
Natural World
Walrus: Two Tonne Tusker - Natural World
Season 32 Episode 8/10

For six years zoological and marine mammal reproductive physiologist Holley Muraco has been trying without success to breed Pacific walruses, and only 15 pups having been born in captivity in the last eight decades. To discover more about their behaviour she heads from her base in California to their breeding grounds in northern Alaska to see if the answers can be found in the wild
(Subtitles)

Rating: 8.9
10:00pm
The Brain with David Eagleman
Why Do I Need You?
Season 1 Episode 5/6

The neuroscientist explores how the human brain relies on other brains to thrive and survive. This neural interdependence begins at birth, so he invites a group of babies to a puppet show to showcase their ability to discern who is trustworthy, and who is not
(Subtitles) (Audio Described)

Rating: 8.6
11:00pm
Angry Planet
Antarctica
Season 1 Episode 31/39

George Kourounis sets sail to Antarctica from the southern tip of Argentina aboard a Russian icebreaker. After braving the stormy Drake passage, he explores volcanic Deception Island, camps out in the Antarctic snow, and paddles a kayak through icebergs
(Subtitles)

Rating: 5
11:30pm
Angry Planet
Arctic Winter
Season 1 Episode 32/39

George Kourounis links up with two polar adventurers to explore the frozen Canadian Arctic in winter. The team uses skis to cross the fractured sea ice of Frobisher Bay, then dog teams to head north through the Auyuittuq Mountains
(Subtitles)

Rating: 5
12:00am
Deadly 60
Madagascar
Season 2 Episode 11/26

Steve Backshall and the team embark on an adventure across the island of Madagascar, encountering a variety of creatures including aye-ayes and the area's most ferocious carnivore

Rating: 7.5
12:30am
Deadly 60
Uganda
Season 2 Episode 12/26

Steve Backshall learns about primates in Uganda, encountering gorillas in the mountains and baboons on the savannah, and watching chimps in a forest at dawn

Rating: 7.5
1:00am
Secrets of the Earth
Magnetic Shield
Season 1 Episode 7/9

How Earth's metallic core turns the planet into a huge magnet, generating a field that protects people from dangerous cosmic rays and solar energy
(Subtitles)

Rating: 10
1:30am
Secrets of the Earth
Blizzards
Season 1 Episode 8/9

The science behind blizzards, which might be considered beautiful yet can bring entire cities to a grinding halt
(Subtitles)

Rating: 10
2:00am
Natural World
Africa's Giant Killers: Natural World
Season 33 Episode 1/10

Roughly once every 40 years in the northern Kalahari Desert of Botswana an ancient waterway called the Savute channel fills and flows into the surrounding marshes. This attracts thousands of grazing animals from across the region - and also draws predators to the area. This documentary follows the fortunes of Africa's largest herd of elephants and a pride of seven lions as they come face to face in an epic fight for survival, with drought having weakened the elephants and the lions desperately hungry. Narrated by Imogen Stubbs
(Subtitles) (Audio Described)

Rating: 8.9
3:00am
Natural World
Walrus: Two Tonne Tusker - Natural World
Season 32 Episode 8/10

For six years zoological and marine mammal reproductive physiologist Holley Muraco has been trying without success to breed Pacific walruses, and only 15 pups having been born in captivity in the last eight decades. To discover more about their behaviour she heads from her base in California to their breeding grounds in northern Alaska to see if the answers can be found in the wild
(Subtitles)

Rating: 8.9
3:50am
Wild Ones
Sky
Season 2 Episode 9/13

An insight into how animals that navigate the vast expanses of the sky must develop a unique set of senses to find mates, locate food and avoid predators
(Subtitles) (Audio Described)

4:15am
Wild Ones
Hearing
Season 2 Episode 2/13

Documentary revealing how species as diverse as bat-eared foxes, the bilby, deer, kangaroo rats, cicadas, proboscis monkeys and other creatures never miss an auditory trick
(Subtitles) (Audio Described)

4:40am
The Brain with David Eagleman
Why Do I Need You?
Season 1 Episode 5/6

The neuroscientist explores how the human brain relies on other brains to thrive and survive. This neural interdependence begins at birth, so he invites a group of babies to a puppet show to showcase their ability to discern who is trustworthy, and who is not
(Subtitles) (Audio Described)

Rating: 8.6
5:30am
Hurricane Hunters
Rookie Flies Tropical Storm Ernesto
Season 1 Episode 9/15

The Hunters track tropical storm Ernesto, which started in the Caribbean and is heading towards Central America. Rookie pilot Steve Pituch is put to the test on one of his first flights into a storm, and once in the air, is able to report Ernesto is heading in an unexpected direction. But what is good news for the people of Honduras, is bad news for the Mexican city of Chetumal
(Subtitles)

Wed 24 Jan

6:00am
Home Shopping
A chance to purchase goods from the comfort of home

Rating: 3.5
9:00am
Dino Gangs
Season 1 Episode 1/2

Part one of two. Dr Phil Currie goes on a quest to prove that Tyrannosaurus rex were more intelligent and far more dangerous than ever imagined, and that they hunted in deadly, killer packs. With his groundbreaking new findings and extensive research, the palaeontologist and dino hunter challenges the very foundations of traditional dinosaur theories

Rating: 4.5
10:00am
Angry Planet
Polynesian Volcanos
Season 1 Episode 33/39

George is one of the first to experience a new island that is being created by an undersea volcano in Polynesia, 1,000 miles north of New Zealand. He heads for the remote island by plane and boat but encounters several nautical challenges along the way
(Subtitles)

Rating: 5
10:30am
Angry Planet
Highway to Hail
Season 1 Episode 34/39

George Kourounis and his storm chasing team head into the `bear's cage' in Texas and Oklahoma seeking large hailstones. Their specialist vehicles take a beating after getting caught in the huge storms' line of fire
(Subtitles)

Rating: 5
11:00am
Deadly 60
Thailand
Season 2 Episode 13/26

Steve Backshall visits Thailand where he encounters a king cobra, the longest venomous snake in the world and meets two dangerous members of the cat family. He also scales a building in Bangkok to illustrate the abilities of one of wildlife's best climbers

Rating: 7.5
11:30am
Deadly 60
Philippines - Part One
Season 2 Episode 14/26

Part one of two. Steve Backshall visits the Philippines, where he encounters creatures including an armoured predator and an arachnid with legs four times longer than its body

Rating: 7.5
12:00pm
Secrets of the Earth
Strangest Places
Season 1 Episode 9/9

Steamy underworlds hiding mysterious treasures, extreme waters teeming with unique life, and jarring rock formations made of frozen lava
(Subtitles) (Audio Described)

Rating: 10
12:30pm
Angry Planet
Polynesian Volcanos
Season 1 Episode 33/39

George is one of the first to experience a new island that is being created by an undersea volcano in Polynesia, 1,000 miles north of New Zealand. He heads for the remote island by plane and boat but encounters several nautical challenges along the way
(Subtitles)

Rating: 5
1:00pm
Life in the Undergrowth
Invasion of the Land
Season 1 Episode 1/5

The story of the invertebrates that left the sea to move on to land 400 million years ago. Since then, they have become the most successful group of animals, without which the land's ecosystem would collapse. David Attenborough examines the insects' behaviour, travelling to South Africa and Venezuela to witness the habits and routines of millipedes and centipedes
(Subtitles) (Audio Described)

Rating: 8.8
2:00pm
Madagascar
Island of Marvels
Season 1 Episode 1/3

David Attenborough narrates the story of the island in the Indian Ocean, off the southeastern coast of Africa. It has an ecosystem that has stood in isolation for millions of years, and produced an array of wildlife that cannot be found anywhere else on the planet. He begins by observing lemurs in their habitat, male red giraffe-necked weevils fighting each other, the courting rituals of chameleons, and the behaviour of spiders and fossas
(Subtitles) (Audio Described)

Rating: 8.1
3:00pm
Deadly 60
Thailand
Season 2 Episode 13/26

Steve Backshall visits Thailand where he encounters a king cobra, the longest venomous snake in the world and meets two dangerous members of the cat family. He also scales a building in Bangkok to illustrate the abilities of one of wildlife's best climbers

Rating: 7.5
3:30pm
Deadly 60
Philippines - Part One
Season 2 Episode 14/26

Part one of two. Steve Backshall visits the Philippines, where he encounters creatures including an armoured predator and an arachnid with legs four times longer than its body

Rating: 7.5
4:00pm
Secrets of the Earth
Strangest Places
Season 1 Episode 9/9

Steamy underworlds hiding mysterious treasures, extreme waters teeming with unique life, and jarring rock formations made of frozen lava
(Subtitles) (Audio Described)

Rating: 10
4:30pm
Angry Planet
Polynesian Volcanos
Season 1 Episode 33/39

George is one of the first to experience a new island that is being created by an undersea volcano in Polynesia, 1,000 miles north of New Zealand. He heads for the remote island by plane and boat but encounters several nautical challenges along the way
(Subtitles)

Rating: 5
5:00pm
Life in the Undergrowth
Invasion of the Land
Season 1 Episode 1/5

The story of the invertebrates that left the sea to move on to land 400 million years ago. Since then, they have become the most successful group of animals, without which the land's ecosystem would collapse. David Attenborough examines the insects' behaviour, travelling to South Africa and Venezuela to witness the habits and routines of millipedes and centipedes
(Subtitles) (Audio Described)

Rating: 8.8
6:00pm
Deadly 60
Thailand
Season 2 Episode 13/26

Steve Backshall visits Thailand where he encounters a king cobra, the longest venomous snake in the world and meets two dangerous members of the cat family. He also scales a building in Bangkok to illustrate the abilities of one of wildlife's best climbers

Rating: 7.5
6:30pm
Deadly 60
Philippines - Part One
Season 2 Episode 14/26

Part one of two. Steve Backshall visits the Philippines, where he encounters creatures including an armoured predator and an arachnid with legs four times longer than its body

Rating: 7.5
7:00pm
Secrets of the Earth
Strangest Places
Season 1 Episode 9/9

Steamy underworlds hiding mysterious treasures, extreme waters teeming with unique life, and jarring rock formations made of frozen lava
(Subtitles) (Audio Described)

Rating: 10
7:30pm
Angry Planet
Polynesian Volcanos
Season 1 Episode 33/39

George is one of the first to experience a new island that is being created by an undersea volcano in Polynesia, 1,000 miles north of New Zealand. He heads for the remote island by plane and boat but encounters several nautical challenges along the way
(Subtitles)

Rating: 5
8:00pm
Madagascar
Island of Marvels
Season 1 Episode 1/3

David Attenborough narrates the story of the island in the Indian Ocean, off the southeastern coast of Africa. It has an ecosystem that has stood in isolation for millions of years, and produced an array of wildlife that cannot be found anywhere else on the planet. He begins by observing lemurs in their habitat, male red giraffe-necked weevils fighting each other, the courting rituals of chameleons, and the behaviour of spiders and fossas
(Subtitles) (Audio Described)

Rating: 8.1
9:00pm
Life in the Undergrowth
Invasion of the Land
Season 1 Episode 1/5

The story of the invertebrates that left the sea to move on to land 400 million years ago. Since then, they have become the most successful group of animals, without which the land's ecosystem would collapse. David Attenborough examines the insects' behaviour, travelling to South Africa and Venezuela to witness the habits and routines of millipedes and centipedes
(Subtitles) (Audio Described)

Rating: 8.8
10:00pm
Dino Gangs
Season 1 Episode 1/2

Part one of two. Dr Phil Currie goes on a quest to prove that Tyrannosaurus rex were more intelligent and far more dangerous than ever imagined, and that they hunted in deadly, killer packs. With his groundbreaking new findings and extensive research, the palaeontologist and dino hunter challenges the very foundations of traditional dinosaur theories

Rating: 4.5
11:00pm
Angry Planet
Polynesian Volcanos
Season 1 Episode 33/39

George is one of the first to experience a new island that is being created by an undersea volcano in Polynesia, 1,000 miles north of New Zealand. He heads for the remote island by plane and boat but encounters several nautical challenges along the way
(Subtitles)

Rating: 5
11:30pm
Angry Planet
Highway to Hail
Season 1 Episode 34/39

George Kourounis and his storm chasing team head into the `bear's cage' in Texas and Oklahoma seeking large hailstones. Their specialist vehicles take a beating after getting caught in the huge storms' line of fire
(Subtitles)

Rating: 5
12:00am
Deadly 60
Thailand
Season 2 Episode 13/26

Steve Backshall visits Thailand where he encounters a king cobra, the longest venomous snake in the world and meets two dangerous members of the cat family. He also scales a building in Bangkok to illustrate the abilities of one of wildlife's best climbers

Rating: 7.5
12:30am
Deadly 60
Philippines - Part One
Season 2 Episode 14/26

Part one of two. Steve Backshall visits the Philippines, where he encounters creatures including an armoured predator and an arachnid with legs four times longer than its body

Rating: 7.5
1:00am
Secrets of the Earth
Strangest Places
Season 1 Episode 9/9

Steamy underworlds hiding mysterious treasures, extreme waters teeming with unique life, and jarring rock formations made of frozen lava
(Subtitles) (Audio Described)

Rating: 10
1:30am
Angry Planet
Polynesian Volcanos
Season 1 Episode 33/39

George is one of the first to experience a new island that is being created by an undersea volcano in Polynesia, 1,000 miles north of New Zealand. He heads for the remote island by plane and boat but encounters several nautical challenges along the way
(Subtitles)

Rating: 5
2:00am
Madagascar
Island of Marvels
Season 1 Episode 1/3

David Attenborough narrates the story of the island in the Indian Ocean, off the southeastern coast of Africa. It has an ecosystem that has stood in isolation for millions of years, and produced an array of wildlife that cannot be found anywhere else on the planet. He begins by observing lemurs in their habitat, male red giraffe-necked weevils fighting each other, the courting rituals of chameleons, and the behaviour of spiders and fossas
(Subtitles) (Audio Described)

Rating: 8.1
3:00am
Life in the Undergrowth
Invasion of the Land
Season 1 Episode 1/5

The story of the invertebrates that left the sea to move on to land 400 million years ago. Since then, they have become the most successful group of animals, without which the land's ecosystem would collapse. David Attenborough examines the insects' behaviour, travelling to South Africa and Venezuela to witness the habits and routines of millipedes and centipedes
(Subtitles) (Audio Described)

Rating: 8.8
3:50am
Wild Ones
Night
Season 2 Episode 10/13

Documentary series exploring aspects of the behaviour of animals, including hunting techniques, feeding habits, family relationships, defence mechanisms and mating rituals
(Subtitles) (Audio Described)

4:15am
Wild Ones
Touch
Season 2 Episode 3/13

An insight into just how important a sense of touch is for the survival of species including elephants, trapdoor spiders and leopards
(Subtitles) (Audio Described)

4:40am
Deadly 60 on a Mission
Australia and New Zealand
Season 2 Episode 2/8

Steve Backshall travels the globe on a quest to encounter the world's 60 deadliest animals in their natural habitats

Rating: 6.2
5:30am
Hurricane Hunters
Pilot Tracks Down Tropical Storm Rafael
Season 1 Episode 10/15

The team attempts to hunt down tropical storm Rafael, womdering whether it will intensify to become a hurricane and hit the tourist-packed island of Bermuda. When airborne tornados are spawned inside the storm's eye, they prove impossible to avoid