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Wed 24 Jul

6:00am
Apollo's Moon Shot
New Frontier
Season 1 Episode 6/6

The last four landings on the moon and their significance for the future
(Repeat)

Rating: 9.5
7:00am
America's Secret Space Heroes
Space Station
Season 1 Episode 4/

How the International Space Station was built
(Repeat)

8:00am
The Lost Tapes
Apollo Peril in Space
Season 2 Episode 4/

The near-disaster story of the Apollo 13 space mission
(Repeat)

9:00am
Atomic Age Declassified
Filming the Bomb
Season 1 Episode 3/

Filming the Bomb. As America's nuclear scientists pursued the atomic programme after WWII, they formed an unlikely partnership with Hollywood.
(Repeat)

10:00am
The Last Bomb
Documentary chronicling one of 21st Bomber Command's daylight strikes over Tokyo in 1945 - considered to be one of the most dangerous missions of the Second World War
(Repeat)

11:00am
Air Warriors
MiG
Season 6 Episode 6/

One of the most famous fighter planes ever made, the Soviet Union's MiG-1 debuted in 1940. Its last version, the MiG-35, was made for the Russian Air Force in 2007.
(Repeat)

Rating: 10
12:00pm
Apollo's Moon Shot
New Frontier
Season 1 Episode 6/6

The last four landings on the moon and their significance for the future
(Repeat)

Rating: 9.5
1:00pm
America's Secret Space Heroes
Space Station
Season 1 Episode 4/

How the International Space Station was built
(Repeat)

2:00pm
The Lost Tapes
Apollo Peril in Space
Season 2 Episode 4/

The near-disaster story of the Apollo 13 space mission
(Repeat)

3:00pm
Atomic Age Declassified
Filming the Bomb
Season 1 Episode 3/

Filming the Bomb. As America's nuclear scientists pursued the atomic programme after WWII, they formed an unlikely partnership with Hollywood.
(Repeat)

4:00pm
The Last Bomb
Documentary chronicling one of 21st Bomber Command's daylight strikes over Tokyo in 1945 - considered to be one of the most dangerous missions of the Second World War
(Repeat)

5:00pm
Smithsonian Spotlight
Denying the Moon Landings
Season 4 Episode 3/

Conspiracy theories about the moon landings being faked
(Repeat)

6:00pm
Air Warriors
MiG
Season 6 Episode 6/

One of the most famous fighter planes ever made, the Soviet Union's MiG-1 debuted in 1940. Its last version, the MiG-35, was made for the Russian Air Force in 2007.
(Repeat)

Rating: 10
7:00pm
Aerial Africa
Botswana
Season 1 Episode 3/7

A bird's eye view of Botswana
(Repeat)

8:00pm
Anaconda: Supersized Snake
Guyana is home to one of the world’s most legendary creatures, the Anaconda. It rarely encounters man, yet it has gained the reputation of being a merciless killer.
(Repeat)

9:00pm
Nature Tech
The Magic of Motion
Season 1 Episode 1/

Ultra high-speed cameras, time-lapse and scanning microscopy images are used to explore how scientists seek inspiration from the natural world.
(New Series)

10:00pm
Aerial Britain
Wales
Season 1 Episode 3/

A journey over Wales, taking in the Millennium Stadium and Harlech Castle
(Repeat)

11:00pm
Anaconda: Supersized Snake
Guyana is home to one of the world’s most legendary creatures, the Anaconda. It rarely encounters man, yet it has gained the reputation of being a merciless killer.
(Repeat)

12:00am
Nature Tech
The Magic of Motion
Season 1 Episode 1/

Ultra high-speed cameras, time-lapse and scanning microscopy images are used to explore how scientists seek inspiration from the natural world.
(Repeat)

1:00am
Aerial Britain
Wales
Season 1 Episode 3/

A journey over Wales, taking in the Millennium Stadium and Harlech Castle
(Repeat)

2:00am
Anaconda: Supersized Snake
Guyana is home to one of the world’s most legendary creatures, the Anaconda. It rarely encounters man, yet it has gained the reputation of being a merciless killer.
(Repeat)

3:00am
Nature Tech
The Magic of Motion
Season 1 Episode 1/

Ultra high-speed cameras, time-lapse and scanning microscopy images are used to explore how scientists seek inspiration from the natural world.
(Repeat)

4:00am
Aerial Britain
Wales
Season 1 Episode 3/

A journey over Wales, taking in the Millennium Stadium and Harlech Castle
(Repeat)

5:00am
Smithsonian Spotlight
Denying the Moon Landings
Season 4 Episode 3/

Conspiracy theories about the moon landings being faked
(Repeat)

Thu 25 Jul

6:00am
Atomic Age Declassified
Filming the Bomb
Season 1 Episode 3/

Filming the Bomb. As America's nuclear scientists pursued the atomic programme after WWII, they formed an unlikely partnership with Hollywood.
(Repeat)

7:00am
The Last Bomb
Documentary chronicling one of 21st Bomber Command's daylight strikes over Tokyo in 1945 - considered to be one of the most dangerous missions of the Second World War
(Repeat)

8:00am
Air Warriors
MiG
Season 6 Episode 6/

One of the most famous fighter planes ever made, the Soviet Union's MiG-1 debuted in 1940. Its last version, the MiG-35, was made for the Russian Air Force in 2007.
(Repeat)

Rating: 10
9:00am
Anaconda: Supersized Snake
Guyana is home to one of the world’s most legendary creatures, the Anaconda. It rarely encounters man, yet it has gained the reputation of being a merciless killer.
(Repeat)

10:00am
Nature Tech
The Magic of Motion
Season 1 Episode 1/

Ultra high-speed cameras, time-lapse and scanning microscopy images are used to explore how scientists seek inspiration from the natural world.
(Repeat)

11:00am
Aerial Britain
Wales
Season 1 Episode 3/

A journey over Wales, taking in the Millennium Stadium and Harlech Castle
(Repeat)

12:00pm
Atomic Age Declassified
Filming the Bomb
Season 1 Episode 3/

Filming the Bomb. As America's nuclear scientists pursued the atomic programme after WWII, they formed an unlikely partnership with Hollywood.
(Repeat)

1:00pm
The Last Bomb
Documentary chronicling one of 21st Bomber Command's daylight strikes over Tokyo in 1945 - considered to be one of the most dangerous missions of the Second World War
(Repeat)

2:00pm
Air Warriors
MiG
Season 6 Episode 6/

One of the most famous fighter planes ever made, the Soviet Union's MiG-1 debuted in 1940. Its last version, the MiG-35, was made for the Russian Air Force in 2007.
(Repeat)

Rating: 10
3:00pm
Anaconda: Supersized Snake
Guyana is home to one of the world’s most legendary creatures, the Anaconda. It rarely encounters man, yet it has gained the reputation of being a merciless killer.
(Repeat)

4:00pm
Nature Tech
The Magic of Motion
Season 1 Episode 1/

Ultra high-speed cameras, time-lapse and scanning microscopy images are used to explore how scientists seek inspiration from the natural world.
(Repeat)

5:00pm
Apollo's Moon Shot
New Frontier
Season 1 Episode 6/6

The last four landings on the moon and their significance for the future
(Repeat)

Rating: 9.5
6:00pm
Aerial Britain
Wales
Season 1 Episode 3/

A journey over Wales, taking in the Millennium Stadium and Harlech Castle
(Repeat)

7:00pm
Aircrash Alaska
Stalled Over the Highway
Season 1 Episode 6/6

Flying is a way of life in Alaska, but its landscape and weather conditions mean there are always dangers. When a Cessna 150 goes down in Big Lake, Millicent Hoidal of the National Transport Safety Board will have to battle winter conditions and fire-damaged evidence to find out why.
(Repeat)

8:00pm
Unbelievable Flying Objects
The most imaginative and bizarre aircraft ever constructed - including creations designed to transport tanks directly onto the battlefield
(Repeat)

Rating: 10
9:00pm
America in Colour
Hollywood's Golden Age
Season 2 Episode 6/6

The rise and rise of America's movie industry in Los Angeles between the 1920s and 1960s, and the legendary stars it created, featuring recently colourised footage from back-in-the-day.
(Repeat)

10:00pm
Pocahontas: The True Story
Beneath an ancient church in Gravesend, Kent, lies the remains of a native American princess, Pocahontas. Her relationship with the English adventurer John Smith has been described as a romance that united two warring cultures. She spawned a Disney fairytale but the real story is a tale of kidnapping, starvation, ocean journeys, and manipulation of history.
(Repeat)

11:00pm
Unbelievable Flying Objects
The most imaginative and bizarre aircraft ever constructed - including creations designed to transport tanks directly onto the battlefield
(Repeat)

Rating: 10
12:00am
America in Colour
Hollywood's Golden Age
Season 2 Episode 6/6

The rise and rise of America's movie industry in Los Angeles between the 1920s and 1960s, and the legendary stars it created, featuring recently colourised footage from back-in-the-day.
(Repeat)

1:00am
Pocahontas: The True Story
Beneath an ancient church in Gravesend, Kent, lies the remains of a native American princess, Pocahontas. Her relationship with the English adventurer John Smith has been described as a romance that united two warring cultures. She spawned a Disney fairytale but the real story is a tale of kidnapping, starvation, ocean journeys, and manipulation of history.
(Repeat)

2:00am
Unbelievable Flying Objects
The most imaginative and bizarre aircraft ever constructed - including creations designed to transport tanks directly onto the battlefield
(Repeat)

Rating: 10
3:00am
America in Colour
Hollywood's Golden Age
Season 2 Episode 6/6

The rise and rise of America's movie industry in Los Angeles between the 1920s and 1960s, and the legendary stars it created, featuring recently colourised footage from back-in-the-day.
(Repeat)

4:00am
Pocahontas: The True Story
Beneath an ancient church in Gravesend, Kent, lies the remains of a native American princess, Pocahontas. Her relationship with the English adventurer John Smith has been described as a romance that united two warring cultures. She spawned a Disney fairytale but the real story is a tale of kidnapping, starvation, ocean journeys, and manipulation of history.
(Repeat)

5:00am
Apollo's Moon Shot
New Frontier
Season 1 Episode 6/6

The last four landings on the moon and their significance for the future
(Repeat)

Rating: 9.5

Fri 26 Jul

6:00am
The Wild Andes
Life in the Clouds
Season 1 Episode 3/3

An exploration of the northern tropical Andes and its rich and unique variety of habitats and species.
(Repeat)

7:00am
Nature Tech
The Magic of Motion
Season 1 Episode 1/

Ultra high-speed cameras, time-lapse and scanning microscopy images are used to explore how scientists seek inspiration from the natural world.
(Repeat)

8:00am
Aerial Britain
Wales
Season 1 Episode 3/

A journey over Wales, taking in the Millennium Stadium and Harlech Castle
(Repeat)

9:00am
Unbelievable Flying Objects
The most imaginative and bizarre aircraft ever constructed - including creations designed to transport tanks directly onto the battlefield
(Repeat)

Rating: 10
10:00am
America in Colour
Hollywood's Golden Age
Season 2 Episode 6/6

The rise and rise of America's movie industry in Los Angeles between the 1920s and 1960s, and the legendary stars it created, featuring recently colourised footage from back-in-the-day.
(Repeat)

11:00am
Pocahontas: The True Story
Beneath an ancient church in Gravesend, Kent, lies the remains of a native American princess, Pocahontas. Her relationship with the English adventurer John Smith has been described as a romance that united two warring cultures. She spawned a Disney fairytale but the real story is a tale of kidnapping, starvation, ocean journeys, and manipulation of history.
(Repeat)

12:00pm
Anaconda: Supersized Snake
Guyana is home to one of the world’s most legendary creatures, the Anaconda. It rarely encounters man, yet it has gained the reputation of being a merciless killer.
(Repeat)

1:00pm
Nature Tech
The Magic of Motion
Season 1 Episode 1/

Ultra high-speed cameras, time-lapse and scanning microscopy images are used to explore how scientists seek inspiration from the natural world.
(Repeat)

2:00pm
Aerial Britain
Wales
Season 1 Episode 3/

A journey over Wales, taking in the Millennium Stadium and Harlech Castle
(Repeat)

3:00pm
Unbelievable Flying Objects
The most imaginative and bizarre aircraft ever constructed - including creations designed to transport tanks directly onto the battlefield
(Repeat)

Rating: 10
4:00pm
America in Colour
Hollywood's Golden Age
Season 2 Episode 6/6

The rise and rise of America's movie industry in Los Angeles between the 1920s and 1960s, and the legendary stars it created, featuring recently colourised footage from back-in-the-day.
(Repeat)

5:00pm
America's Secret Space Heroes
Space Station
Season 1 Episode 4/

How the International Space Station was built
(Repeat)

6:00pm
Pocahontas: The True Story
Beneath an ancient church in Gravesend, Kent, lies the remains of a native American princess, Pocahontas. Her relationship with the English adventurer John Smith has been described as a romance that united two warring cultures. She spawned a Disney fairytale but the real story is a tale of kidnapping, starvation, ocean journeys, and manipulation of history.
(Repeat)

7:00pm
Air Warriors
MiG
Season 6 Episode 6/

One of the most famous fighter planes ever made, the Soviet Union's MiG-1 debuted in 1940. Its last version, the MiG-35, was made for the Russian Air Force in 2007.
(Repeat)

Rating: 10
8:00pm
Aerial America
Iowa
Season 1 Episode 53/68

A bird's-eye view of Iowa

9:00pm
Aerial Africa
Western Cape
Season 1 Episode 4/7

A bird's-eye view of South Africa's Western Cape

10:00pm
Aircrash Alaska
Forest Flight Down
Season 1 Episode 1/6

First in series about an elite air crash investigation unit in Alaska, where people often fly rather than drive. This time, an air taxi with five people on board crashes shortly after take off.
(Repeat)

11:00pm
Aerial America
Iowa
Season 1 Episode 53/68

A bird's-eye view of Iowa
(Repeat)

12:00am
Aerial Africa
Western Cape
Season 1 Episode 4/7

A bird's-eye view of South Africa's Western Cape
(Repeat)

1:00am
Aircrash Alaska
Forest Flight Down
Season 1 Episode 1/6

First in series about an elite air crash investigation unit in Alaska, where people often fly rather than drive. This time, an air taxi with five people on board crashes shortly after take off.
(Repeat)

2:00am
Aerial America
Iowa
Season 1 Episode 53/68

A bird's-eye view of Iowa
(Repeat)

3:00am
Aerial Africa
Western Cape
Season 1 Episode 4/7

A bird's-eye view of South Africa's Western Cape
(Repeat)

4:00am
Aircrash Alaska
Forest Flight Down
Season 1 Episode 1/6

First in series about an elite air crash investigation unit in Alaska, where people often fly rather than drive. This time, an air taxi with five people on board crashes shortly after take off.
(Repeat)

5:00am
America's Secret Space Heroes
Space Station
Season 1 Episode 4/

How the International Space Station was built
(Repeat)

Sat 27 Jul

6:00am
Unbelievable Flying Objects
The most imaginative and bizarre aircraft ever constructed - including creations designed to transport tanks directly onto the battlefield
(Repeat)

Rating: 10
7:00am
America in Colour
Hollywood's Golden Age
Season 2 Episode 6/6

The rise and rise of America's movie industry in Los Angeles between the 1920s and 1960s, and the legendary stars it created, featuring recently colourised footage from back-in-the-day.
(Repeat)

8:00am
Pocahontas: The True Story
Beneath an ancient church in Gravesend, Kent, lies the remains of a native American princess, Pocahontas. Her relationship with the English adventurer John Smith has been described as a romance that united two warring cultures. She spawned a Disney fairytale but the real story is a tale of kidnapping, starvation, ocean journeys, and manipulation of history.
(Repeat)

9:00am
Aerial America
Iowa
Season 1 Episode 53/68

A bird's-eye view of Iowa
(Repeat)

10:00am
Aerial Africa
Western Cape
Season 1 Episode 4/7

A bird's-eye view of South Africa's Western Cape
(Repeat)

11:00am
Aircrash Alaska
Forest Flight Down
Season 1 Episode 1/6

First in series about an elite air crash investigation unit in Alaska, where people often fly rather than drive. This time, an air taxi with five people on board crashes shortly after take off.
(Repeat)

12:00pm
Unbelievable Flying Objects
The most imaginative and bizarre aircraft ever constructed - including creations designed to transport tanks directly onto the battlefield
(Repeat)

Rating: 10
1:00pm
America in Colour
Hollywood's Golden Age
Season 2 Episode 6/6

The rise and rise of America's movie industry in Los Angeles between the 1920s and 1960s, and the legendary stars it created, featuring recently colourised footage from back-in-the-day.
(Repeat)

2:00pm
Pocahontas: The True Story
Beneath an ancient church in Gravesend, Kent, lies the remains of a native American princess, Pocahontas. Her relationship with the English adventurer John Smith has been described as a romance that united two warring cultures. She spawned a Disney fairytale but the real story is a tale of kidnapping, starvation, ocean journeys, and manipulation of history.
(Repeat)

3:00pm
Adolf Island
A Nazi concentration camp secretly set up on the Channel Islands
(Repeat)

4:00pm
Aerial Africa
Western Cape
Season 1 Episode 4/7

A bird's-eye view of South Africa's Western Cape
(Repeat)

5:00pm
Planes, Cranes and Rockets
The Smithsonian National Air and Space Museum guards America's aviation history, and it takes a dedicated crew to ensure its 70,000 objects are safely preserved
(Repeat)

6:00pm
Aircrash Alaska
Forest Flight Down
Season 1 Episode 1/6

First in series about an elite air crash investigation unit in Alaska, where people often fly rather than drive. This time, an air taxi with five people on board crashes shortly after take off.
(Repeat)

7:00pm
The Pacific War in Colour
Fire from the Sky
Season 1 Episode 6/

Most of World War II in Europe was filmed in black and white, but America's war against the Japanese in the Pacific was almost entirely captured by combat cameramen using colour film.
(Repeat)

8:00pm
The Unknown Flag Raiser of Iwo Jima
The real identity of one of the US marines in a famous photo

9:00pm
Wings of Honour
Three veterans visit a monument built to honour their heroic exploits

10:00pm
The Lost Tapes
Pearl Harbor Attack
Season 1 Episode 1/

The events of Pearl Harbor are brought to life through news reports of the time and recently declassified government documents
(Repeat)

11:00pm
The Unknown Flag Raiser of Iwo Jima
The real identity of one of the US marines in a famous photo
(Repeat)

12:00am
Wings of Honour
Three veterans visit a monument built to honour their heroic exploits
(Repeat)

1:00am
The Lost Tapes
Pearl Harbor Attack
Season 1 Episode 1/

The events of Pearl Harbor are brought to life through news reports of the time and recently declassified government documents
(Repeat)

2:00am
The Unknown Flag Raiser of Iwo Jima
The real identity of one of the US marines in a famous photo
(Repeat)

3:00am
Wings of Honour
Three veterans visit a monument built to honour their heroic exploits
(Repeat)

4:00am
The Lost Tapes
Pearl Harbor Attack
Season 1 Episode 1/

The events of Pearl Harbor are brought to life through news reports of the time and recently declassified government documents
(Repeat)

5:00am
Planes, Cranes and Rockets
The Smithsonian National Air and Space Museum guards America's aviation history, and it takes a dedicated crew to ensure its 70,000 objects are safely preserved
(Repeat)

Sun 28 Jul

6:00am
Aerial America
Iowa
Season 1 Episode 53/68

A bird's-eye view of Iowa
(Repeat)

7:00am
Aerial Africa
Western Cape
Season 1 Episode 4/7

A bird's-eye view of South Africa's Western Cape
(Repeat)

8:00am
Aircrash Alaska
Forest Flight Down
Season 1 Episode 1/6

First in series about an elite air crash investigation unit in Alaska, where people often fly rather than drive. This time, an air taxi with five people on board crashes shortly after take off.
(Repeat)

9:00am
The Unknown Flag Raiser of Iwo Jima
The real identity of one of the US marines in a famous photo
(Repeat)

10:00am
Wings of Honour
Three veterans visit a monument built to honour their heroic exploits
(Repeat)

11:00am
The Lost Tapes
Pearl Harbor Attack
Season 1 Episode 1/

The events of Pearl Harbor are brought to life through news reports of the time and recently declassified government documents
(Repeat)

12:00pm
The Lost Tapes
Vietnam Offensive
Season 2 Episode 3/

Classic stores from the past told in the way that they were broadcast at the time
(Repeat)

1:00pm
Nature Tech
The Magic of Motion
Season 1 Episode 1/

Ultra high-speed cameras, time-lapse and scanning microscopy images are used to explore how scientists seek inspiration from the natural world.
(Repeat)

2:00pm
Aerial Africa
Western Cape
Season 1 Episode 4/7

A bird's-eye view of South Africa's Western Cape
(Repeat)

3:00pm
Air Warriors
MiG
Season 6 Episode 6/

One of the most famous fighter planes ever made, the Soviet Union's MiG-1 debuted in 1940. Its last version, the MiG-35, was made for the Russian Air Force in 2007.
(Repeat)

Rating: 10
4:00pm
Aircrash Alaska
Trapper Creek Tragedy
Season 1 Episode 2/6

A father dies while piloting a small plane at his daughter's wedding in Alaska. Two months earlier, a seasoned pilot crashes into a river. Investigators are baffled
(Repeat)

5:00pm
Unbelievable Flying Objects
The most imaginative and bizarre aircraft ever constructed - including creations designed to transport tanks directly onto the battlefield
(Repeat)

Rating: 10
6:00pm
Mystic Britain
The Rollright Witch
Season 1 Episode 2/

In an anonymous field next to a busy main road, Clive Anderson visits the most mystic place in Britain that you've never heard of - The Rollright Stones.
(Repeat)

Rating: 7
7:00pm
The Pacific War in Colour
The Enemy Underground
Season 1 Episode 4/

Dramatic colour film captures the invasion of Saipan and the month-long battle that follows as the enemy digs in. When US casualties grow, tensions break-out between the Army, Navy and Marines.
(Repeat)

8:00pm
Atomic Age Declassified
Filming the Bomb
Season 1 Episode 3/

Filming the Bomb. As America's nuclear scientists pursued the atomic programme after WWII, they formed an unlikely partnership with Hollywood.
(Repeat)

9:00pm
Apollo's Moon Shot
New Frontier
Season 1 Episode 6/6

The last four landings on the moon and their significance for the future
(Repeat)

Rating: 9.5
10:00pm
Aerial America
On the Water
Season 1 Episode 56/68

Water shapes every nation's landscape and history. This aerial tour reveals America's massive lakes, powerful rivers and spectacular glacier
(Repeat)

11:00pm
Atomic Age Declassified
Filming the Bomb
Season 1 Episode 3/

Filming the Bomb. As America's nuclear scientists pursued the atomic programme after WWII, they formed an unlikely partnership with Hollywood.
(Repeat)

12:00am
Apollo's Moon Shot
New Frontier
Season 1 Episode 6/6

The last four landings on the moon and their significance for the future
(Repeat)

Rating: 9.5
1:00am
Aerial America
On the Water
Season 1 Episode 56/68

Water shapes every nation's landscape and history. This aerial tour reveals America's massive lakes, powerful rivers and spectacular glacier
(Repeat)

2:00am
Atomic Age Declassified
Filming the Bomb
Season 1 Episode 3/

Filming the Bomb. As America's nuclear scientists pursued the atomic programme after WWII, they formed an unlikely partnership with Hollywood.
(Repeat)

3:00am
Apollo's Moon Shot
New Frontier
Season 1 Episode 6/6

The last four landings on the moon and their significance for the future
(Repeat)

Rating: 9.5
4:00am
Aerial America
On the Water
Season 1 Episode 56/68

Water shapes every nation's landscape and history. This aerial tour reveals America's massive lakes, powerful rivers and spectacular glacier
(Repeat)

5:00am
Unbelievable Flying Objects
The most imaginative and bizarre aircraft ever constructed - including creations designed to transport tanks directly onto the battlefield
(Repeat)

Rating: 10

Mon 29 Jul

6:00am
The Unknown Flag Raiser of Iwo Jima
The real identity of one of the US marines in a famous photo
(Repeat)

7:00am
Wings of Honour
Three veterans visit a monument built to honour their heroic exploits
(Repeat)

8:00am
The Lost Tapes
Pearl Harbor Attack
Season 1 Episode 1/

The events of Pearl Harbor are brought to life through news reports of the time and recently declassified government documents
(Repeat)

9:00am
Atomic Age Declassified
Filming the Bomb
Season 1 Episode 3/

Filming the Bomb. As America's nuclear scientists pursued the atomic programme after WWII, they formed an unlikely partnership with Hollywood.
(Repeat)

10:00am
Apollo's Moon Shot
New Frontier
Season 1 Episode 6/6

The last four landings on the moon and their significance for the future
(Repeat)

Rating: 9.5
11:00am
Aerial America
On the Water
Season 1 Episode 56/68

Water shapes every nation's landscape and history. This aerial tour reveals America's massive lakes, powerful rivers and spectacular glacier
(Repeat)

12:00pm
The Unknown Flag Raiser of Iwo Jima
The real identity of one of the US marines in a famous photo
(Repeat)

1:00pm
Wings of Honour
Three veterans visit a monument built to honour their heroic exploits
(Repeat)

2:00pm
The Lost Tapes
Pearl Harbor Attack
Season 1 Episode 1/

The events of Pearl Harbor are brought to life through news reports of the time and recently declassified government documents
(Repeat)

3:00pm
Atomic Age Declassified
Filming the Bomb
Season 1 Episode 3/

Filming the Bomb. As America's nuclear scientists pursued the atomic programme after WWII, they formed an unlikely partnership with Hollywood.
(Repeat)

4:00pm
Apollo's Moon Shot
New Frontier
Season 1 Episode 6/6

The last four landings on the moon and their significance for the future
(Repeat)

Rating: 9.5
5:00pm
America's National Parks
America's National Parks at 100
An exploration of America's iconic sites and historic stories.
(Repeat)

Rating: 8
6:00pm
Aerial America
On the Water
Season 1 Episode 56/68

Water shapes every nation's landscape and history. This aerial tour reveals America's massive lakes, powerful rivers and spectacular glacier
(Repeat)

7:00pm
Smithsonian Spotlight
Denying the Moon Landings
Season 4 Episode 3/

Conspiracy theories about the moon landings being faked
(Repeat)

8:00pm
America's Hidden Stories
Mystery at Jamestown
Season 1 Episode 8/

Discoveries about the first successful English settlement at Jamestown

9:00pm
Pocahontas: The True Story
Beneath an ancient church in Gravesend, Kent, lies the remains of a native American princess, Pocahontas. Her relationship with the English adventurer John Smith has been described as a romance that united two warring cultures. She spawned a Disney fairytale but the real story is a tale of kidnapping, starvation, ocean journeys, and manipulation of history.
(Repeat)

10:00pm
Russia's Meteor Mystery
On June 30, 1908, one of the biggest explosions in history rocked a forested region in Siberia. The theories of what happened are as widespread as the damage the fireball caused.
(Repeat)

11:00pm
America's Hidden Stories
Mystery at Jamestown
Season 1 Episode 8/

Discoveries about the first successful English settlement at Jamestown
(Repeat)

12:00am
Pocahontas: The True Story
Beneath an ancient church in Gravesend, Kent, lies the remains of a native American princess, Pocahontas. Her relationship with the English adventurer John Smith has been described as a romance that united two warring cultures. She spawned a Disney fairytale but the real story is a tale of kidnapping, starvation, ocean journeys, and manipulation of history.
(Repeat)

1:00am
Russia's Meteor Mystery
On June 30, 1908, one of the biggest explosions in history rocked a forested region in Siberia. The theories of what happened are as widespread as the damage the fireball caused.
(Repeat)

2:00am
America's Hidden Stories
Mystery at Jamestown
Season 1 Episode 8/

Discoveries about the first successful English settlement at Jamestown
(Repeat)

3:00am
Pocahontas: The True Story
Beneath an ancient church in Gravesend, Kent, lies the remains of a native American princess, Pocahontas. Her relationship with the English adventurer John Smith has been described as a romance that united two warring cultures. She spawned a Disney fairytale but the real story is a tale of kidnapping, starvation, ocean journeys, and manipulation of history.
(Repeat)

4:00am
Russia's Meteor Mystery
On June 30, 1908, one of the biggest explosions in history rocked a forested region in Siberia. The theories of what happened are as widespread as the damage the fireball caused.
(Repeat)

5:00am
America's National Parks
America's National Parks at 100
An exploration of America's iconic sites and historic stories.
(Repeat)

Rating: 8

Tue 30 Jul

6:00am
Atomic Age Declassified
Filming the Bomb
Season 1 Episode 3/

Filming the Bomb. As America's nuclear scientists pursued the atomic programme after WWII, they formed an unlikely partnership with Hollywood.
(Repeat)

7:00am
Aerial America
On the Water
Season 1 Episode 56/68

Water shapes every nation's landscape and history. This aerial tour reveals America's massive lakes, powerful rivers and spectacular glacier
(Repeat)

8:00am
Apollo's Moon Shot
New Frontier
Season 1 Episode 6/6

The last four landings on the moon and their significance for the future
(Repeat)

Rating: 9.5
9:00am
America's Hidden Stories
Mystery at Jamestown
Season 1 Episode 8/

Discoveries about the first successful English settlement at Jamestown
(Repeat)

10:00am
Pocahontas: The True Story
Beneath an ancient church in Gravesend, Kent, lies the remains of a native American princess, Pocahontas. Her relationship with the English adventurer John Smith has been described as a romance that united two warring cultures. She spawned a Disney fairytale but the real story is a tale of kidnapping, starvation, ocean journeys, and manipulation of history.
(Repeat)

11:00am
Russia's Meteor Mystery
On June 30, 1908, one of the biggest explosions in history rocked a forested region in Siberia. The theories of what happened are as widespread as the damage the fireball caused.
(Repeat)

12:00pm
Atomic Age Declassified
Filming the Bomb
Season 1 Episode 3/

Filming the Bomb. As America's nuclear scientists pursued the atomic programme after WWII, they formed an unlikely partnership with Hollywood.
(Repeat)

1:00pm
Apollo's Moon Shot
New Frontier
Season 1 Episode 6/6

The last four landings on the moon and their significance for the future
(Repeat)

Rating: 9.5
2:00pm
Aerial America
On the Water
Season 1 Episode 56/68

Water shapes every nation's landscape and history. This aerial tour reveals America's massive lakes, powerful rivers and spectacular glacier
(Repeat)

3:00pm
America's Hidden Stories
Mystery at Jamestown
Season 1 Episode 8/

Discoveries about the first successful English settlement at Jamestown
(Repeat)

4:00pm
Pocahontas: The True Story
Beneath an ancient church in Gravesend, Kent, lies the remains of a native American princess, Pocahontas. Her relationship with the English adventurer John Smith has been described as a romance that united two warring cultures. She spawned a Disney fairytale but the real story is a tale of kidnapping, starvation, ocean journeys, and manipulation of history.
(Repeat)

5:00pm
Air Warriors
MiG
Season 6 Episode 6/

One of the most famous fighter planes ever made, the Soviet Union's MiG-1 debuted in 1940. Its last version, the MiG-35, was made for the Russian Air Force in 2007.
(Repeat)

Rating: 10
6:00pm
Russia's Meteor Mystery
On June 30, 1908, one of the biggest explosions in history rocked a forested region in Siberia. The theories of what happened are as widespread as the damage the fireball caused.
(Repeat)

7:00pm
Mass Extinction: Life at the Brink
A majority of Earth's species have quickly died out at least five times in history. Scientists explore these mass extinctions of the past and whether a man-made extinction could be next
(Repeat)

8:00pm
China's Forbidden City
The Centre of the World
Season 1 Episode 1/2

Part one of two. The history of Beijing's Forbidden City, looking at how it was built, what happened there, and the reasons for its decline
(Repeat)

Rating: 7
9:00pm
China's Forbidden City
The Reign of the Concubine
Season 1 Episode 2/2

Concluding the history of the ancient seat of imperial power with an examination of the court's concubines - and how they contributed to its decline
(Repeat)

Rating: 7
10:00pm
Air Warriors
Zero
Season 6 Episode 9/

Made by Mitsubishi for the Imperial Japanese Navy, the Zero became a prime target for Allied airmen in the Pacific after Japan attacked Pearl Harbour in 1941

Rating: 10
11:00pm
China's Forbidden City
The Centre of the World
Season 1 Episode 1/2

Part one of two. The history of Beijing's Forbidden City, looking at how it was built, what happened there, and the reasons for its decline
(Repeat)

Rating: 7
12:00am
China's Forbidden City
The Reign of the Concubine
Season 1 Episode 2/2

Concluding the history of the ancient seat of imperial power with an examination of the court's concubines - and how they contributed to its decline
(Repeat)

Rating: 7
1:00am
Air Warriors
Zero
Season 6 Episode 9/

Made by Mitsubishi for the Imperial Japanese Navy, the Zero became a prime target for Allied airmen in the Pacific after Japan attacked Pearl Harbour in 1941
(Repeat)

Rating: 10
2:00am
China's Forbidden City
The Centre of the World
Season 1 Episode 1/2

Part one of two. The history of Beijing's Forbidden City, looking at how it was built, what happened there, and the reasons for its decline
(Repeat)

Rating: 7
3:00am
China's Forbidden City
The Reign of the Concubine
Season 1 Episode 2/2

Concluding the history of the ancient seat of imperial power with an examination of the court's concubines - and how they contributed to its decline
(Repeat)

Rating: 7
4:00am
Air Warriors
Zero
Season 6 Episode 9/

Made by Mitsubishi for the Imperial Japanese Navy, the Zero became a prime target for Allied airmen in the Pacific after Japan attacked Pearl Harbour in 1941
(Repeat)

Rating: 10
5:00am
Air Warriors
MiG
Season 6 Episode 6/

One of the most famous fighter planes ever made, the Soviet Union's MiG-1 debuted in 1940. Its last version, the MiG-35, was made for the Russian Air Force in 2007.
(Repeat)

Rating: 10