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Tue 26 Jan

6:00am
Mysteries at the Museum
Miss Unsinkable and More
Season 16 Episode 3/13

Don Wildman examines the stories of a Titanic survivor plagued by disaster, mysterious crop circles in England and the case that created the first female detective in the NYPD

Rating: 6.2
7:00am
Combat Dealers
Philippines
Season 2 Episode 1/8

Military equipment collector Bruce Crompton is in the Philippines with Freddy where they find an artillery gun from the Japanese occupation in the Second World War
(Subtitles)

Rating: 8.6
8:00am
Mighty Ships
MSC Meraviglia
Season 10 Episode 4/6

Meraviglia is Italian for wonder. The newest ship from MSC Cruises' does all it can to live up to that name, leaving both passengers and crew awestruck
(Subtitles) (Audio Described)

Rating: 7.8
9:00am
Blowing Up History
Forbidden City Of The Pharaohs
Season 3 Episode 12/17

Uncovering the secrets of the city of Thebes in Egypt, one of the largest religious sites in the ancient world
(Subtitles)

Rating: 8
10:00am
Wildest Europe
The Alps
Season 1 Episode 3/5

An exploration of the European Alps, which form one of the continent's last great wildernesses, and are home to a vast array of wildlife
(Subtitles)

11:00am
Mysteries at the Museum
Sword Of Scotland And More
Season 15 Episode 4/

Don Wildman investigates a Scottish heist, a military mission and a ground-breaking swimmer.

Rating: 6.2
12:00pm
Combat Dealers
The Italian Job
Season 3 Episode 4/10

Bruce Crompton takes Hus on an Italian road-trip. From Venice to Lake Garda, the pair meet up with dealers whose objects tell the story of Italy's role in the Second World War
(Subtitles) (Audio Described)

Rating: 8.6
1:00pm
Mighty Ships
Sapura 3500
Season 10 Episode 5/6

Just off the coast of Malaysia, the ultimate heavy-lift pipe-laying vessel, Sapura 3500, has just three weeks to build an offshore gas platform in the South China Sea
(Subtitles) (Audio Described)

Rating: 7.8
2:00pm
Expedition Unknown
Atlantis of The Andes
Season 5 Episode 2/11

Josh Gates dives into a mystery below South America's Lake Titicaca where he discovers ruins from the ancient Tiwanaku people hidden in the lake's depths

Rating: 8.7
3:00pm
Nasa's Unexplained Files
Curse of the Full Moon
Season 3 Episode 13/24

An account of how cosmonauts fought for their lives trapped inside a capsule in a frozen lake. Plus, NASA astronomers are spooked when the full moon affects their experiments
(Subtitles)

Rating: 3.7
4:00pm
Wildest Europe
Forests and Woodlands
Season 1 Episode 4/5

An exploration of Europe's forest and woodlands, revealing the vast array of wildlife to be found within
(Subtitles)

5:00pm
Blowing Up History
Egypt's Lost Skyscrapers
Season 3 Episode 13/17

A pioneering experiment shows how ancient Egyptians built the giant obelisks of Thebes, with new findings suggesting how they prompted the downfall of the pharaohs
(Subtitles)

Rating: 8
6:00pm
Combat Dealers
Finland
Season 2 Episode 2/8

ruce Crompton and Hus head to Finland following a hot tip that near the Arctic Circle there is a kind of Winter Wonderland of Second World War vehicles and equipment
(Subtitles)

Rating: 8.6
7:00pm
Expedition Unknown
Lost Gold of Scotland
Season 5 Episode 3/11

Josh Gates heads to the Highlands, where his search focuses on a vast gold reserve that was hidden after the Jacobite uprising of 1745 and never recovered

Rating: 8.7
8:00pm
Mighty Ships
Neptune
Season 6 Episode 6/6

Documentary exploring the Neptune - a hydraulic jack up vessel designed to install massive wine turbines in harsh seas
(Subtitles)

Rating: 7.8
9:00pm
Concorde: Anatomy of a Disaster
A fresh investigation into the causes of the plane crash in France on July 25, 2000, which killed 113 people, featuring interviews with pilots and crew
(Subtitles) (Audio Described)

Rating: 9
10:00pm
The Alaska Triangle
Flight 1628 and Thunderbird
Season 1 Episode 10/20

A famous UFO case occurs above Alaska when an unidentified flying object pursues a Boeing 747, and locals suspect a monstrous bird stalks the skies
(Subtitles)

11:00pm
Expedition Unknown
The Secret Solved
Season 6 Episode 13/19

One of the puzzles of The Secret, a case Josh Gates has been chasing for years, might have been solved, and the solution could be found in his hometown
(Subtitles) (Audio Described)

Rating: 8.7
12:00am
Mighty Ships
Neptune
Season 6 Episode 6/6

Documentary exploring the Neptune - a hydraulic jack up vessel designed to install massive wine turbines in harsh seas
(Subtitles)

Rating: 7.8
1:00am
Lost Secrets
Civil War Spies
Season 1 Episode 4/6

A mysterious invoice written by Harriet Tubman prompts historian Justin Jampol to investigate the impact a secret network of escaped slaves made on the Civil War
(Subtitles)

2:00am
The Alaska Triangle
Flight 1628 and Thunderbird
Season 1 Episode 10/20

A famous UFO case occurs above Alaska when an unidentified flying object pursues a Boeing 747, and locals suspect a monstrous bird stalks the skies
(Subtitles)

3:00am
Expedition Unknown
The Secret Solved
Season 6 Episode 13/19

One of the puzzles of The Secret, a case Josh Gates has been chasing for years, might have been solved, and the solution could be found in his hometown
(Subtitles) (Audio Described)

Rating: 8.7
4:00am
Combat Dealers
Finland
Season 2 Episode 2/8

ruce Crompton and Hus head to Finland following a hot tip that near the Arctic Circle there is a kind of Winter Wonderland of Second World War vehicles and equipment
(Subtitles)

Rating: 8.6
5:00am
Concorde: Anatomy of a Disaster
A fresh investigation into the causes of the plane crash in France on July 25, 2000, which killed 113 people, featuring interviews with pilots and crew
(Subtitles) (Audio Described)

Rating: 9

Wed 27 Jan

6:00am
Mysteries at the Museum
Project Vortex And More
Season 16 Episode 4/13

Don Wildman investigates a scientist's attempt to document the life cycle of a tornado, a record-breaking $100million heist and a pioneering film-maker

Rating: 6.2
7:00am
Combat Dealers
Finland
Season 2 Episode 2/8

ruce Crompton and Hus head to Finland following a hot tip that near the Arctic Circle there is a kind of Winter Wonderland of Second World War vehicles and equipment
(Subtitles)

Rating: 8.6
8:00am
Mighty Ships
Sapura 3500
Season 10 Episode 5/6

Just off the coast of Malaysia, the ultimate heavy-lift pipe-laying vessel, Sapura 3500, has just three weeks to build an offshore gas platform in the South China Sea
(Subtitles) (Audio Described)

Rating: 7.8
9:00am
Blowing Up History
Egypt's Lost Skyscrapers
Season 3 Episode 13/17

A pioneering experiment shows how ancient Egyptians built the giant obelisks of Thebes, with new findings suggesting how they prompted the downfall of the pharaohs
(Subtitles)

Rating: 8
10:00am
Wildest Europe
Forests and Woodlands
Season 1 Episode 4/5

An exploration of Europe's forest and woodlands, revealing the vast array of wildlife to be found within
(Subtitles)

11:00am
Concorde: Anatomy of a Disaster
A fresh investigation into the causes of the plane crash in France on July 25, 2000, which killed 113 people, featuring interviews with pilots and crew
(Subtitles) (Audio Described)

Rating: 9
12:00pm
Combat Dealers
Hidden Heroes of D-Day
Season 3 Episode 5/10

ruce Crompton uncovers plans for the D-Day invasion, experiences a bumpy landing in a Dakota aeroplane, and in France his passion hits new heights with a parachute jump
(Subtitles) (Audio Described)

Rating: 8.6
1:00pm
Mighty Ships
Edda Freya
Season 10 Episode 6/6

In Norway's largest oil and gas field, the Edda Freya repairs and replaces gas platform pipelines. It's a tough job, and one false move could mean disaster
(Subtitles) (Audio Described)

Rating: 7.8
2:00pm
Expedition Unknown
Lost Gold of Scotland
Season 5 Episode 3/11

Josh Gates heads to the Highlands, where his search focuses on a vast gold reserve that was hidden after the Jacobite uprising of 1745 and never recovered

Rating: 8.7
3:00pm
Nasa's Unexplained Files
Did Earth Have Two Moons?
Season 3 Episode 6/24

A starling discovery suggests the toxic clouds of Venus could be the origin of life on Earth. Plus, an insight into theories that Earth once had two moons
(Subtitles)

Rating: 3.7
4:00pm
Wildest Europe
Arid Lands
Season 1 Episode 5/5

Exploring southern Europe during summer, when temperatures often exceed 30 degrees Celsius, pushing wildlife to its limit in these arid and challenging lands
(Subtitles)

5:00pm
Blowing Up History
Ghosts of the Stone Age
Season 3 Episode 14/17

New discoveries at a strange prehistoric site reveal the dark secrets and rituals of the mysterious people who built the world's largest stone circle
(Subtitles)

Rating: 8
6:00pm
Combat Dealers
Australia
Season 2 Episode 3/8

Military equipment collector Bruce Crompton sells an Australian museum a Second World War tank destroyer worth half a million pounds, which still needs a barrel
(Subtitles)

Rating: 8.6
7:00pm
Expedition Unknown
The Hunt for the Golden Owl
Season 5 Episode 4/11

Josh Gates searches for the Golden Owl, a precious statuette that has been lost for 25 years. A book of riddles gives cryptic clues to where it might be hidden

Rating: 8.7
8:00pm
Mighty Ships
NCL Breakaway: The Build
Season 7 Episode 2/7

The work that went into completing the Norwegian Breakaway cruise ship
(Subtitles)

Rating: 7.8
9:00pm
Inside Raising the Concordia
Efforts by the world's leading salvage experts to raise wrecked cruise liner Costa Concordia, which struck a rock just off the eastern shore of Isola del Giglio, on the western coast of Italy in January 2012
(Subtitles)

10:00pm
Expedition X
Terror on Doll Island
Season 1 Episode 1/

Phil Torres and Jessica Chobot embark on a mission to find out what is happening on the Island of the Dolls, a dangerous place that locals have long avoided
(Subtitles)

11:00pm
Expedition Unknown
America's Lost Flight
Season 6 Episode 15/19

Josh Gates investigates the most mysterious airline disaster in American history, as he searches for answers to why Northwest Flight 2501 vanished
(Subtitles) (Audio Described)

Rating: 8.7
12:30am
Battle of the Somme: How Do They Do It?
An insight into the methods used to restore the original 1916 film The Battle of Ancre and Advance of the Tanks, which includes footage from the front lines of the conflict

1:00am
Inside Raising the Concordia
Efforts by the world's leading salvage experts to raise wrecked cruise liner Costa Concordia, which struck a rock just off the eastern shore of Isola del Giglio, on the western coast of Italy in January 2012
(Subtitles)

2:00am
Expedition X
Terror on Doll Island
Season 1 Episode 1/

Phil Torres and Jessica Chobot embark on a mission to find out what is happening on the Island of the Dolls, a dangerous place that locals have long avoided
(Subtitles)

3:00am
Expedition Unknown
America's Lost Flight
Season 6 Episode 15/19

Josh Gates investigates the most mysterious airline disaster in American history, as he searches for answers to why Northwest Flight 2501 vanished
(Subtitles) (Audio Described)

Rating: 8.7
4:30am
Battle of the Somme: How Do They Do It?
An insight into the methods used to restore the original 1916 film The Battle of Ancre and Advance of the Tanks, which includes footage from the front lines of the conflict

5:00am
Bullet Points
The Vietnam War
Season 1 Episode 4/5

Examining why the controversial war in Vietnam raged on for 12 years, with sustained US military involvement, and at the cost of almost 60,000 soldiers' lives

Thu 28 Jan

6:00am
Mysteries at the Museum
Mystery of Silence and More
Season 16 Episode 5/13

Don Wildman investigates the secret identity of an American founding father, a record-setting aviatrix and the origin of the modern American flag

Rating: 6.2
7:00am
Combat Dealers
Australia
Season 2 Episode 3/8

Military equipment collector Bruce Crompton sells an Australian museum a Second World War tank destroyer worth half a million pounds, which still needs a barrel
(Subtitles)

Rating: 8.6
8:00am
Mighty Ships
Edda Freya
Season 10 Episode 6/6

In Norway's largest oil and gas field, the Edda Freya repairs and replaces gas platform pipelines. It's a tough job, and one false move could mean disaster
(Subtitles) (Audio Described)

Rating: 7.8
9:00am
Blowing Up History
Ghosts of the Stone Age
Season 3 Episode 14/17

New discoveries at a strange prehistoric site reveal the dark secrets and rituals of the mysterious people who built the world's largest stone circle
(Subtitles)

Rating: 8
10:00am
Wildest Europe
Arid Lands
Season 1 Episode 5/5

Exploring southern Europe during summer, when temperatures often exceed 30 degrees Celsius, pushing wildlife to its limit in these arid and challenging lands
(Subtitles)

11:00am
Bullet Points
The Vietnam War
Season 1 Episode 4/5

Examining why the controversial war in Vietnam raged on for 12 years, with sustained US military involvement, and at the cost of almost 60,000 soldiers' lives

12:00pm
Combat Dealers
The Pink Panther
Season 3 Episode 6/10

Bruce Crompton acquires an extremely rare - and valuable - German Panther tank - and its original undercoat is more pink than camouflage. However, getting parts is a struggle
(Subtitles) (Audio Described)

Rating: 8.6
1:00pm
Mighty Ships
Norwegian Epic
Season 5 Episode 1/6

Cruise ship the Norwegian Epic, and how a state-of-the-art navigation system keeps the enormous vessel on course
(Subtitles)

Rating: 7.8
2:00pm
Expedition Unknown
The Hunt for the Golden Owl
Season 5 Episode 4/11

Josh Gates searches for the Golden Owl, a precious statuette that has been lost for 25 years. A book of riddles gives cryptic clues to where it might be hidden

Rating: 8.7
3:00pm
Nasa's Unexplained Files
Mystery of the Invisible Planet
Season 3 Episode 15/24

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

Rating: 3.7
4:00pm
Wildest Indochina
Cambodia
Season 1 Episode 1/5

An exploration of Cambodia, one of the most bio-diverse countries of South-east Asia, with both its wildlife and climate ruled by the impact of the annual monsoon cycle
(Subtitles)

5:00pm
Blowing Up History
Lost City of the Maya
Season 3 Episode 15/17

Uncovering the secrets of the lost city of Tikal, which was once home to over 100,000 people, hidden deep in the Guatemalan jungle
(Subtitles)

Rating: 8
6:00pm
Combat Dealers
UK/France
Season 2 Episode 4/8

Military equipment collector Bruce Crompton takes on a huge project to restore and rebuild a German Panther tank. But to do so he must part with some Second World War 'halftracks'
(Subtitles)

Rating: 8.6
7:00pm
Expedition Unknown
Ghost Ship of the Great Lakes
Season 5 Episode 5/11

Josh Gates investigates unsolved stories across the globe. This time, he investigates the maritime mystery of the Griffon, the first ship lost in the Great Lakes

Rating: 8.7
8:00pm
Mighty Ships
NCL Breakaway: The Maiden Voyage
Season 7 Episode 1/7

The work that went into completing the Norwegian Breakaway cruise ship before her maiden voyage across the Atlantic
(Subtitles)

Rating: 7.8
9:00pm
Hitler's Gold
Explorers reveal evidence of Nazi activities in East Africa during the Second World War and uncover German shipwrecks that may have been laden with gold
(Subtitles)

10:00pm
Expedition X
Mothman Phenomenon
Season 1 Episode 2/

Jessica Chobot and Phil Torres examine the legend of Mothman by searching for clues in a long-sealed bunker and a top-secret Air Force base
(Subtitles)

11:00pm
Expedition Unknown
The Warrior Queen's Treasure
Season 6 Episode 16/19

Josh Gates searches across England to unearth a cache of ancient treasures belonging to the legendary Celtic queen, Boudica
(Subtitles) (Audio Described)

Rating: 8.7
12:00am
Mighty Ships
NCL Breakaway: The Maiden Voyage
Season 7 Episode 1/7

The work that went into completing the Norwegian Breakaway cruise ship before her maiden voyage across the Atlantic
(Subtitles)

Rating: 7.8
1:00am
Hitler's Gold
Explorers reveal evidence of Nazi activities in East Africa during the Second World War and uncover German shipwrecks that may have been laden with gold
(Subtitles)

2:00am
Expedition X
Mothman Phenomenon
Season 1 Episode 2/

Jessica Chobot and Phil Torres examine the legend of Mothman by searching for clues in a long-sealed bunker and a top-secret Air Force base
(Subtitles)

3:00am
Expedition Unknown
The Warrior Queen's Treasure
Season 6 Episode 16/19

Josh Gates searches across England to unearth a cache of ancient treasures belonging to the legendary Celtic queen, Boudica
(Subtitles) (Audio Described)

Rating: 8.7
4:00am
Combat Dealers
UK/France
Season 2 Episode 4/8

Military equipment collector Bruce Crompton takes on a huge project to restore and rebuild a German Panther tank. But to do so he must part with some Second World War 'halftracks'
(Subtitles)

Rating: 8.6
5:00am
Combat Dealers
UK/France
Season 2 Episode 4/8

Military equipment collector Bruce Crompton takes on a huge project to restore and rebuild a German Panther tank. But to do so he must part with some Second World War 'halftracks'
(Subtitles)

Rating: 8.6

Fri 29 Jan

6:00am
Mysteries at the Museum
Crazy Convoy And More
Season 16 Episode 6/13

Don Wildman investigates an American president's cross-country road trip, a criminal crusader, and the secrets of a Grand Canyon adventure.

Rating: 6.2
7:00am
Combat Dealers
UK/France
Season 2 Episode 4/8

Military equipment collector Bruce Crompton takes on a huge project to restore and rebuild a German Panther tank. But to do so he must part with some Second World War 'halftracks'
(Subtitles)

Rating: 8.6
8:00am
Mighty Ships
Norwegian Epic
Season 5 Episode 1/6

Cruise ship the Norwegian Epic, and how a state-of-the-art navigation system keeps the enormous vessel on course
(Subtitles)

Rating: 7.8
9:00am
Blowing Up History
Lost City of the Maya
Season 3 Episode 15/17

Uncovering the secrets of the lost city of Tikal, which was once home to over 100,000 people, hidden deep in the Guatemalan jungle
(Subtitles)

Rating: 8
10:00am
Wildest Indochina
Cambodia
Season 1 Episode 1/5

An exploration of Cambodia, one of the most bio-diverse countries of South-east Asia, with both its wildlife and climate ruled by the impact of the annual monsoon cycle
(Subtitles)

11:00am
Combat Dealers
UK/France
Season 2 Episode 4/8

Military equipment collector Bruce Crompton takes on a huge project to restore and rebuild a German Panther tank. But to do so he must part with some Second World War 'halftracks'
(Subtitles)

Rating: 8.6
12:00pm
Combat Dealers
Battle of Britain
Season 3 Episode 7/10

At Biggin Hill, south-east London, military equipment collector Bruce Crompton views a collector's haul of Second World War Spitfires. Plus, the twins prepare some wartime artillery guns to export to Australia - but it's no easy feat
(Subtitles) (Audio Described)

Rating: 8.6
1:00pm
Mighty Ships
North Star
Season 5 Episode 2/6

Enormous cargo ship the North Star, which holds 600 storage containers and carries goods to and from Alaska
(Subtitles)

Rating: 7.8
2:00pm
Expedition Unknown
Ghost Ship of the Great Lakes
Season 5 Episode 5/11

Josh Gates investigates unsolved stories across the globe. This time, he investigates the maritime mystery of the Griffon, the first ship lost in the Great Lakes

Rating: 8.7
3:00pm
Nasa's Unexplained Files
Mars's Deepest Secret
Season 3 Episode 16/24

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

Rating: 3.7
4:00pm
Wildest Indochina
Vietnam
Season 1 Episode 2/5

A look at Vietnam, the easternmost country on the Indochina peninsula in south-east Asia, which houses around 10 per cent of the world's wildlife species in its jungles
(Subtitles)

5:00pm
Blowing Up History
Curse of the Jungle Treasure
Season 3 Episode 16/17

A 100-ft tall mud pyramid uncovered by archaeologists in Mexico, marking the site of the capital city of the mysterious Olmec
(Subtitles)

Rating: 8
6:00pm
Combat Dealers
Germany
Season 2 Episode 5/8

The twins ride the Redball Express, while Bruce Crompton blows up a van with Second World War rifle grenades and tracks down a 'Deuce-and-a-half' American army truck
(Subtitles)

Rating: 8.6
7:00pm
Expedition Unknown
America's Lost WWII Hero
Season 5 Episode 6/11

Josh Gates explores the case of Second World War hero Gertrude 'Tommy' Tompkins of the Women Air Force Service Pilots, who went missing when her P-51 Mustang crashed

Rating: 8.7
8:00pm
Mighty Ships
Stemat Spirit
Season 7 Episode 3/7

The day-to-day operation of the Stemat Spirit, a cable-laying vessel that is able to work without support boats - unlike other ships of its kind
(Subtitles)

Rating: 7.8
9:00pm
Curiosity: Stonehenge
Archaeologists ask how the stones used to construct the prehistoric monument were transported from a Welsh quarry to Wiltshire
(Subtitles)

Rating: 9
10:00pm
Expedition X
Cambodia's Jungle Monster
Season 1 Episode 3/

Phil Torres and Jessica Chobot venture deep in the Cambodian jungle to search for a monster that has been terrifying locals for centuries
(Subtitles)

11:00pm
Expedition Unknown
The Fortune of the Buzzard
Season 6 Episode 17/19

Josh Gates is on the trail of the legendary lost treasure of the notorious pirate, The Buzzard, a fortune rumoured to be over a billion dollars
(Subtitles)

Rating: 8.7
12:00am
Mighty Ships
Stemat Spirit
Season 7 Episode 3/7

The day-to-day operation of the Stemat Spirit, a cable-laying vessel that is able to work without support boats - unlike other ships of its kind
(Subtitles)

Rating: 7.8
1:00am
Curiosity: Stonehenge
Archaeologists ask how the stones used to construct the prehistoric monument were transported from a Welsh quarry to Wiltshire
(Subtitles)

Rating: 9
2:00am
Expedition X
Cambodia's Jungle Monster
Season 1 Episode 3/

Phil Torres and Jessica Chobot venture deep in the Cambodian jungle to search for a monster that has been terrifying locals for centuries
(Subtitles)

3:00am
Expedition Unknown
The Fortune of the Buzzard
Season 6 Episode 17/19

Josh Gates is on the trail of the legendary lost treasure of the notorious pirate, The Buzzard, a fortune rumoured to be over a billion dollars
(Subtitles)

Rating: 8.7
4:00am
Combat Dealers
Germany
Season 2 Episode 5/8

The twins ride the Redball Express, while Bruce Crompton blows up a van with Second World War rifle grenades and tracks down a 'Deuce-and-a-half' American army truck
(Subtitles)

Rating: 8.6
5:00am
Expedition Unknown
Butch Cassidy's Lost Loot
Season 4 Episode 4/15

Josh Gates delves into Wild West lore to find Butch Cassidy's missing money. He traces the iconic outlaw's footsteps through Colorado, Utah and Nevada

Rating: 8.7

Sat 30 Jan

6:00am
Combat Dealers: Reloaded
Spooks, Spies and Resistance
Season 1 Episode 3/

Bruce and the team hunt down the rarest and most inventive spy gear used during the Second World War, from a rare Enigma machine in Italy to a special pencil in the UK
(Subtitles)

7:00am
Mighty Ships
Umiak I
Season 5 Episode 5/6

The Umiak I, the world's most powerful ice-breaking carrier, and how it delivers supplies to a remote Canadian nickel factory and returns cargo worth more than £63million to the mainland
(Subtitles)

Rating: 7.8
8:00am
Expedition Unknown
Lost Mexican City
Season 2 Episode 16/20

Josh Gates searches Mexico for clues behind the mysterious rise and disappearance of Teotihuacan, a powerful civilisation that predated the Aztecs in Mesoamerica
(Subtitles)

Rating: 8.7
9:00am
Expedition Unknown
Treasure of the Copper Scroll
Season 5 Episode 9/11

Josh Gates heads into the Jordanian desert as he investigates a Dead Sea Scroll etched with riddles that could lead to an ancient treasure

Rating: 8.7
10:00am
Expedition Unknown
Atlantis of The Andes
Season 5 Episode 2/11

Josh Gates dives into a mystery below South America's Lake Titicaca where he discovers ruins from the ancient Tiwanaku people hidden in the lake's depths

Rating: 8.7
11:00am
Expedition Unknown
Lost Gold of Scotland
Season 5 Episode 3/11

Josh Gates heads to the Highlands, where his search focuses on a vast gold reserve that was hidden after the Jacobite uprising of 1745 and never recovered

Rating: 8.7
12:00pm
Expedition Unknown
The Hunt for the Golden Owl
Season 5 Episode 4/11

Josh Gates searches for the Golden Owl, a precious statuette that has been lost for 25 years. A book of riddles gives cryptic clues to where it might be hidden

Rating: 8.7
1:00pm
Expedition Unknown
Ghost Ship of the Great Lakes
Season 5 Episode 5/11

Josh Gates investigates unsolved stories across the globe. This time, he investigates the maritime mystery of the Griffon, the first ship lost in the Great Lakes

Rating: 8.7
2:00pm
Expedition Unknown
America's Lost WWII Hero
Season 5 Episode 6/11

Josh Gates explores the case of Second World War hero Gertrude 'Tommy' Tompkins of the Women Air Force Service Pilots, who went missing when her P-51 Mustang crashed

Rating: 8.7
3:00pm
Expedition Unknown
Deciphering the Last Nazi Code
Season 5 Episode 7/11

Josh Gates investigates a code allegedly embedded by Hitler's secretary into sheet music, which could lead to Nazi gold

Rating: 8.7
4:00pm
Expedition Unknown
Mysteries of the Dead Sea Scrolls
Season 5 Episode 8/11

Josh Gates is in the Holy Land to dig in with an archaeologist who has unearthed more Dead Sea Scrolls, and gets rare access to examine fragments of them

Rating: 8.7
5:00pm
Expedition Unknown
Lost Mexican City
Season 2 Episode 16/20

Josh Gates searches Mexico for clues behind the mysterious rise and disappearance of Teotihuacan, a powerful civilisation that predated the Aztecs in Mesoamerica
(Subtitles)

Rating: 8.7
6:00pm
Mysteries at the Museum
Prehistoric Meat And More
Season 11 Episode 5/13

History enthusiast Don Wildman unearths extraordinary relics and sinister artefacts, each with an incredible story to tell and a secret to be revealed.

Rating: 6.2
7:00pm
History in the Making
Season 2 Episode 4/13

Artisans restore a Second World War universal carrier. Plus, a family continues producing an iconic leather jacket, and experts craft impressive fishing rods
(Subtitles)

Rating: 8
7:30pm
History in the Making
Season 2 Episode 5/13

Skilled craftsmen create a neon light. Plus, artisans make cowboy boots the old-fashioned way, as well as maple syrup as it's been done for centuries
(Subtitles)

Rating: 8
8:00pm
King Tut Unwrapped
Royal Blood
Season 1 Episode 1/2

Dr Zahi Hawass and a team of scientists try to unlock the secrets of King Tutankhamun's life and death using DNA tests and the latest technology

Rating: 4
10:00pm
King Tut Unwrapped
Life and Death
Season 1 Episode 2/2

Dr Zahi Hawass and a team of scientists try to unlock the secrets of Tutankhamun's life and death using DNA and the latest technology

Rating: 4
12:00am
Blood Road Bomb Squad
Welcome to Afghanistan
Season 1 Episode 1/3

The lives of the soldiers who deactivate bombs, beginning deep in Taliban country in Afghanistan, where the Bomb Squad tries to take on a device on a major supply route

Rating: 10
1:00am
Blood Road Bomb Squad
After the Blast
Season 1 Episode 2/3

The soldiers of the Bomb Squad try to clear a landing zone for two British helicopters arriving to unload an assault force, and struggle to recover from an IED blast

Rating: 10
2:00am
Expedition Unknown
Lost Gold of Scotland
Season 5 Episode 3/11

Josh Gates heads to the Highlands, where his search focuses on a vast gold reserve that was hidden after the Jacobite uprising of 1745 and never recovered

Rating: 8.7
3:00am
Expedition Unknown
The Hunt for the Golden Owl
Season 5 Episode 4/11

Josh Gates searches for the Golden Owl, a precious statuette that has been lost for 25 years. A book of riddles gives cryptic clues to where it might be hidden

Rating: 8.7
4:00am
Expedition Unknown
Ghost Ship of the Great Lakes
Season 5 Episode 5/11

Josh Gates investigates unsolved stories across the globe. This time, he investigates the maritime mystery of the Griffon, the first ship lost in the Great Lakes

Rating: 8.7
5:00am
Expedition Unknown
America's Lost WWII Hero
Season 5 Episode 6/11

Josh Gates explores the case of Second World War hero Gertrude 'Tommy' Tompkins of the Women Air Force Service Pilots, who went missing when her P-51 Mustang crashed

Rating: 8.7

Sun 31 Jan

6:00am
Combat Dealers: Reloaded
Dressed to Kill
Season 1 Episode 4/

The team look for the most impressive and advanced uniforms of the Second World War, exploring the vital role of clothing and kit in gaining an advantage against the enemy
(Subtitles)

7:00am
Mighty Ships
USS Gravely
Season 5 Episode 6/6

A weapons test aboard the guided missile destroyer USS Gravely takes a turn for the worse, and those who made it through the training drills are revealed
(Subtitles)

Rating: 7.8
8:00am
Expedition Unknown
Incan King's Mummy
Season 2 Episode 17/20

Explorer Josh Gates ventures into the mysterious cloud forests of Ecuador's remote central highlands in search of the all-powerful mummy of the last Inca king, Atahualpa
(Subtitles)

Rating: 8.7
9:00am
Expedition Unknown
Chasing the Fortune of Sir Francis Drake
Season 5 Episode 10/11

Josh Gates searches land and sea for Francis Drake's lost fortune, hunting for a lost cache of Spanish gold and the remains of the explorer

Rating: 8.7
10:00am
Secret Service Secrets
The Home Front
Season 1 Episode 1/3

The methods used by the federal law enforcement agency to perform its duty of protecting the US president, beginning with a look at how it keeps the White House secure
(Subtitles)

11:00am
Secret Service Secrets
Campaign Nightmare
Season 1 Episode 2/3

The work undertaken by agents to protect the US president from malicious or terrorists attacks during the campaign season ahead of the American election
(Subtitles)

12:00pm
Secret Service Secrets
On Enemy Soil
Season 1 Episode 3/3

A look at the security measures undertaken by agents to protect the US president from potential attacks by terrorist groups when work takes him abroad to war zones
(Subtitles)

1:00pm
Spies Beneath Berlin
An insight into Britain and America's efforts to tap into Soviet communications during the Cold War, examining how agents remained undetected while operating in Berlin

2:00pm
Spies in the Sky
For the first time in history we go inside the National Reconnaissance Office, a secret intelligence agency, to meet the men and women behind America's spy satellite programme

Rating: 8.5
3:00pm
Combat Dealers: Reloaded
Dressed to Kill
Season 1 Episode 4/

The team look for the most impressive and advanced uniforms of the Second World War, exploring the vital role of clothing and kit in gaining an advantage against the enemy
(Subtitles)

4:00pm
Mighty Ships
USS Gravely
Season 5 Episode 6/6

A weapons test aboard the guided missile destroyer USS Gravely takes a turn for the worse, and those who made it through the training drills are revealed
(Subtitles)

Rating: 7.8
5:00pm
Expedition Unknown
Incan King's Mummy
Season 2 Episode 17/20

Explorer Josh Gates ventures into the mysterious cloud forests of Ecuador's remote central highlands in search of the all-powerful mummy of the last Inca king, Atahualpa
(Subtitles)

Rating: 8.7
6:00pm
Mysteries at the Museum
A Party That Started a War
Season 11 Episode 10/13

Don Wildman investigates stories about a man who turned a pile of rocks into a gold mine, and a royal suit of armou, and uncovers the truth behind an enduring mystery

Rating: 6.2
7:00pm
History in the Making
Season 2 Episode 6/13

Artisans recreate the historical oddity of the 45-calibre luger gun and messenger bag - the old-fashioned way. Plus, craftsmen reveal the art of cowboy hat-making
(Subtitles)

Rating: 8
7:30pm
History in the Making
Season 2 Episode 7/13

A bladesmith recreates the dangerous Dane axe, and a traditional stone mill is used to grind corn. Plus, an expert team puts a century-old train back on track
(Subtitles)

Rating: 8
8:00pm
Nasa's Unexplained Files
Life in Hell
Season 2 Episode 1/8

Investigating a UFO crash that was believed to be a Soviet satellite. Plus, a probe sent to Mars discovers evidence of frozen water on the red planet
(Subtitles)

Rating: 3.7
9:00pm
Nasa's Unexplained Files
Top Secret Terror
Season 2 Episode 2/8

Images of Mercury reveal spider-like formations on its surface which may be an odd geological formation or something more ominous
(Subtitles)

Rating: 3.7
10:00pm
Nasa's Unexplained Files
Lethal Weapons
Season 2 Episode 3/8

How did pictures from the Hubble telescope make the comet of the century look like an alien spacecraft? Has earth already been invaded by alien organisms?
(Subtitles)

Rating: 3.7
11:00pm
World War II: Witness to War
Desert War
Season 1 Episode 7/12

Recounting how, as the war encompassed the globe, the conflict took root in Africa. Mussolini sent ill-prepared soldiers into the field, forcing Germany to come to his aid
(Subtitles)

Rating: 9
12:00am
World War II: Witness to War
Hell In the Pacific
Season 1 Episode 8/12

The US military faced a formidable enemy in Japan's forces at sea and in the air. Here, the men and women who fought in the Pacific share their stories
(Subtitles)

Rating: 9
1:00am
Secret Service Secrets
The Home Front
Season 1 Episode 1/3

The methods used by the federal law enforcement agency to perform its duty of protecting the US president, beginning with a look at how it keeps the White House secure
(Subtitles)

2:00am
Secret Service Secrets
Campaign Nightmare
Season 1 Episode 2/3

The work undertaken by agents to protect the US president from malicious or terrorists attacks during the campaign season ahead of the American election
(Subtitles)

3:00am
Secret Service Secrets
On Enemy Soil
Season 1 Episode 3/3

A look at the security measures undertaken by agents to protect the US president from potential attacks by terrorist groups when work takes him abroad to war zones
(Subtitles)

4:00am
Spies Beneath Berlin
An insight into Britain and America's efforts to tap into Soviet communications during the Cold War, examining how agents remained undetected while operating in Berlin

5:00am
Spies in the Sky
For the first time in history we go inside the National Reconnaissance Office, a secret intelligence agency, to meet the men and women behind America's spy satellite programme

Rating: 8.5

Mon 1 Feb

6:00am
Mysteries at the Museum
Dewey Defeats Truman And More
Season 16 Episode 7/13

Don Wildman examines how an iconic headline came to be, the real-life inspiration for a literary villain and a search for sunken treasure

Rating: 6.2
7:00am
Combat Dealers
Germany
Season 2 Episode 5/8

The twins ride the Redball Express, while Bruce Crompton blows up a van with Second World War rifle grenades and tracks down a 'Deuce-and-a-half' American army truck
(Subtitles)

Rating: 8.6
8:00am
Mighty Ships
North Star
Season 5 Episode 2/6

Enormous cargo ship the North Star, which holds 600 storage containers and carries goods to and from Alaska
(Subtitles)

Rating: 7.8
9:00am
Blowing Up History
Curse of the Jungle Treasure
Season 3 Episode 16/17

A 100-ft tall mud pyramid uncovered by archaeologists in Mexico, marking the site of the capital city of the mysterious Olmec
(Subtitles)

Rating: 8
10:00am
Wildest Indochina
Vietnam
Season 1 Episode 2/5

A look at Vietnam, the easternmost country on the Indochina peninsula in south-east Asia, which houses around 10 per cent of the world's wildlife species in its jungles
(Subtitles)

11:00am
Expedition Unknown
Butch Cassidy's Lost Loot
Season 4 Episode 4/15

Josh Gates delves into Wild West lore to find Butch Cassidy's missing money. He traces the iconic outlaw's footsteps through Colorado, Utah and Nevada

Rating: 8.7
12:00pm
Combat Dealers
Mission Impossible
Season 3 Episode 8/10

Military equipment collector Bruce Crompton heads to Finland looking for props, including Cold War Russian anti-aircraft guns, for a new blockbuster movie
(Subtitles) (Audio Described)

Rating: 8.6
1:00pm
Mighty Ships
Le Boreal
Season 5 Episode 3/6

The crew of luxurious cruise liner Le Boreal braves ferocious weather conditions in Antarctica during its maiden voyage
(Subtitles)

Rating: 7.8
2:00pm
Expedition Unknown
America's Lost WWII Hero
Season 5 Episode 6/11

Josh Gates explores the case of Second World War hero Gertrude 'Tommy' Tompkins of the Women Air Force Service Pilots, who went missing when her P-51 Mustang crashed

Rating: 8.7
3:00pm
Nasa's Unexplained Files
JFK UFO Conspiracy
Season 3 Episode 17/24

A potentially disastrous fuel leak forces three astronauts to make a risky return to Earth, and a NASA lunar probe reveals a mysterious craft that crashed on the moon
(Subtitles)

Rating: 3.7
4:00pm
Wildest Indochina
China
Season 1 Episode 3/5

Exploring a region of south-western China containing snow-capped mountains, temperate valleys and tropical jungle which provides a home for many birds and mammals
(Subtitles)

5:00pm
Blowing Up History
Ramses' Buried Treasures
Season 3 Episode 17/17

The documentary turns to Abu Simbel in Egypt, the largest rock-cut temple in the world, built 3,000 years ago by Pharaoh Ramses II
(Subtitles)

Rating: 8
6:00pm
Treasure Quest: Snake Island
What Lies Beneath
Season 1 Episode 1/6

A team of treasure hunters searches an island somewhere off the south eastern coast of Brazil for millions of dollars' worth of Incan gold
(Subtitles)

Rating: 6.4
7:00pm
Expedition Unknown
Deciphering the Last Nazi Code
Season 5 Episode 7/11

Josh Gates investigates a code allegedly embedded by Hitler's secretary into sheet music, which could lead to Nazi gold

Rating: 8.7
8:00pm
Mighty Ships
Stemat Spirit
Season 7 Episode 3/7

The day-to-day operation of the Stemat Spirit, a cable-laying vessel that is able to work without support boats - unlike other ships of its kind
(Subtitles)

Rating: 7.8
9:00pm
Tony Robinson's World War One
Season 1 Episode 1/4

The presenter - whose grandfather enlisted in the First World War - gains an unparalleled perspective of the Great War from 3D photographs
(Subtitles)

10:00pm
World War II: Witness to War
Fall of France
Season 1 Episode 1/12

First-hand accounts and rare archive footage reveal the devastation of the German attack on France. During the Blitzkrieg, the Allies worked furiously to keep their ground
(Subtitles)

Rating: 9
11:00pm
Surviving D-Day
Documentary exploring the Omaha Beach operation of the Normandy landings during the Second World War, using graphics and 3D environments to portray the grim battles

Rating: 5.7
1:00am
Tony Robinson's World War One
Season 1 Episode 1/4

The presenter - whose grandfather enlisted in the First World War - gains an unparalleled perspective of the Great War from 3D photographs
(Subtitles)

2:00am
World War II: Witness to War
Fall of France
Season 1 Episode 1/12

First-hand accounts and rare archive footage reveal the devastation of the German attack on France. During the Blitzkrieg, the Allies worked furiously to keep their ground
(Subtitles)

Rating: 9
3:00am
Surviving D-Day
Documentary exploring the Omaha Beach operation of the Normandy landings during the Second World War, using graphics and 3D environments to portray the grim battles

Rating: 5.7
5:00am
Mighty Ships
Stemat Spirit
Season 7 Episode 3/7

The day-to-day operation of the Stemat Spirit, a cable-laying vessel that is able to work without support boats - unlike other ships of its kind
(Subtitles)

Rating: 7.8