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Sun 27 May

6:00am
Food Factory USA
Fishy Business
Season 2 Episode 15/26

Head to Gloucester, Massachusetts, where one of America's longest-running companies reveals the secret to making golden square-shaped fish fillets

6:30am
Food Factory USA
I Got The Magic Stick
Season 2 Episode 20/26

Chocolate-covered cheesecake sticks, a cheddar wheel weighing 5,000 pounds, and a bakery that makes 30,000 pounds of blondies are featured

7:00am
Man v The Universe
Mining the Moon
Season 1 Episode 1/3

For the first time since the Cold War the Moon is inspiring a race. But this time around winning is not about proving military might - it's about cold hard cash

8:00am
Man v The Universe
How to Kill an Asteroid
Season 1 Episode 2/3

Asteroids have decimated life on Earth before and they will again. Across the globe, scientists, engineers and astronauts are gearing up for a cosmic battle

9:00am
Man v The Universe
Mars Is Ours
Season 1 Episode 3/3

For decades humans have dreamed of going to Mars, and now we're finally on the brink of blasting off for the red planet. How close is its potential occupation?

10:00am
Man v The Universe
Mining the Moon
Season 1 Episode 1/3

For the first time since the Cold War the Moon is inspiring a race. But this time around winning is not about proving military might - it's about cold hard cash

11:00am
Tesla's Death Ray: A Murder Declassified
Mad Scientist on Long Island
Season 1 Episode 1/5

Historians and scientists explore the life and work of Nikola Tesla, the Serbian-American inventor rumoured to have created world's first weapon of mass destruction

Rating: 2
12:00pm
Tesla's Death Ray: A Murder Declassified
Search for the Lost Lab
Season 1 Episode 2/5

The team starts work on reconstructing Tesla's `Death Ray', and a new lead prompts Jack and Cameron to go to Colorado Springs seeking the former site of his laboratory

Rating: 2
1:00pm
Tesla's Death Ray: A Murder Declassified
A Suspect in Serbia
Season 1 Episode 3/5

After Aron's successful test of his Death Ray, Jack focuses on Tesla's potential murder. The first suspect takes him overseas to Serbia to look for clues

Rating: 2
2:00pm
Tesla's Death Ray: A Murder Declassified
In Hitler's Crosshairs
Season 1 Episode 4/5

The team travels to Serbia, Tesla's homeland, and discovers unseen documents drawn by Tesla himself. Meanwhile, the Death Ray build moves ahead

Rating: 2
3:00pm
Tesla's Death Ray: A Murder Declassified
Superweapon Unleashed
Season 1 Episode 5/5

The team explores Tesla's death, chasing leads to the CIA and FBI for his missing notes

Rating: 2
4:00pm
Mega Builders
Blockbuster Bridge
Season 4 Episode 5/7

The construction of a bridge to connect the South Korean city of Seoul to its island airport, across a 13km expanse of water

Rating: 8
5:00pm
Mega Builders
The Big Rig
Season 4 Episode 6/7

Engineers in Norway are given the daunting task of constructing two of the world's biggest oil rigs

Rating: 8
6:00pm
Mega Builders
Venice Flood Gates
Season 4 Episode 7/7

A plan to install 78 gates across the three inlets of the Venetian lagoon that may be the city's last chance to counteract the problem of flooding

Rating: 8
7:00pm
How Do They Do It?
Coffee/Bricks/Lava Lamps
Season 13 Episode 3/20

How the that wakes up Italy is roasted. Plus, the manufacture of the bricks that built America, the oil that fills lava lamps, and how diamonds are blasted from a frozen volcano

Rating: 7.1
7:30pm
How Do They Do It?
Axes/Messenger Bags/Rescue Boats
Season 13 Episode 8/20

A look at how the axe was first forged. The programme also observes a messenger bag get cut, sew, stitched and glued together and reveals how the fastest lifeboats are built

Rating: 7.1
8:00pm
How It's Made
Wood Watches, Steel Bicycles
Season 25 Episode 3/26

More everyday items go under the microscope. How are objects including raw pet food and replica police lanterns made?

Rating: 7.3
8:30pm
How It's Made
Thermoplastic Fire Helmets
Season 25 Episode 4/26

More everyday items go under the microscope. How are objects including basketry sculptures and coffee roasters made?

Rating: 7.3
9:00pm
How the Universe Works
The Dark Matter Enigma
Season 5 Episode 7/8

The documentary series investigates dark matter, a mystery that continues to elude scientists today, and one that could be behind the formation of supermassive black holes

Rating: 7.8
10:00pm
On Jupiter
The solar system's largest planet, which is 1,300 times bigger than Earth but has no solid land mass

11:00pm
Outrageous Acts of Science
You Have Been Warned: Supernatural
Season 6 Episode 4/10

A showcase of Mother Nature's most amazing moments. Features a man eaten alive by leaches and another who pulls a car with his eye sockets. But which is the wackiest?

Rating: 10
12:00am
How Do They Do It?
Credit Card Protection/Ship Life
Season 12 Episode 19/20

Investigating how a 1000-ton ship is lifted 70 metres into the air while it is still in water, and how criminals are prevented from cracking credit cards

Rating: 7.1
12:30am
How Do They Do It?
Tunnels/Timber
Season 12 Episode 20/20

Exploring the construction of large tunnels in one of the world's biggest cities to prevent blackouts, and a look at how a pine forest is turned into timber

Rating: 7.1
1:00am
Tesla's Death Ray: A Murder Declassified
Mad Scientist on Long Island
Season 1 Episode 1/5

Historians and scientists explore the life and work of Nikola Tesla, the Serbian-American inventor rumoured to have created world's first weapon of mass destruction

Rating: 2
2:00am
Tesla's Death Ray: A Murder Declassified
Search for the Lost Lab
Season 1 Episode 2/5

The team starts work on reconstructing Tesla's `Death Ray', and a new lead prompts Jack and Cameron to go to Colorado Springs seeking the former site of his laboratory

Rating: 2
3:00am
Tesla's Death Ray: A Murder Declassified
A Suspect in Serbia
Season 1 Episode 3/5

After Aron's successful test of his Death Ray, Jack focuses on Tesla's potential murder. The first suspect takes him overseas to Serbia to look for clues

Rating: 2
3:50am
Tesla's Death Ray: A Murder Declassified
In Hitler's Crosshairs
Season 1 Episode 4/5

The team travels to Serbia, Tesla's homeland, and discovers unseen documents drawn by Tesla himself. Meanwhile, the Death Ray build moves ahead

Rating: 2
4:40am
Tesla's Death Ray: A Murder Declassified
Superweapon Unleashed
Season 1 Episode 5/5

The team explores Tesla's death, chasing leads to the CIA and FBI for his missing notes

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

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

Rating: 7.9

Mon 28 May

6:00am
X-Machines
Season 2 Episode 4/8

A profile of the D'Artagnan dredger, which must deepen the Panama Canal to avoid a massive traffic jam, and an exploration of a Sea King helicopter updated for contemporary warfare

Rating: 8.4
7:00am
X-Machines
Season 2 Episode 5/8

The Colossus crew braves oxygen starvation to deliver a 100-ton radio telescope to a mountain-top observatory, and a Jumbo heavy-lift ship transports a formidable cargo

Rating: 8.4
8:00am
Strip the City
Paris
Season 2 Episode 6/8

Documentary exploring Paris's infrastructure, which keeps it from crumbling under its own weight

Rating: 6.8
9:00am
Food Factory USA
Olive the Above
Season 2 Episode 25/26

Turning plump green fruit into sliced black olives, frozen fruit pops like guilt-free smoothies on a stick, and wafer-thin cookie chips

9:30am
Food Factory USA
Hot to Tot
Season 2 Episode 26/26

Spotlighting the process of making Mexi-Fries from potatoes, chocolate almond toffees connected to a comedy sketch, and a California distillery that makes absinthe

10:00am
Food Factory
Salty and Sweet
Season 2 Episode 1/26

An insight into how certain foods are produced, beginning with doughnuts, ice-cream, Korean kimchi and kosher salt

Rating: 6.2
10:30am
Food Factory
Food Fortunes
Season 2 Episode 2/26

Discovering how spicy salsa, velvety ice-cream sandwiches, tangy Oka cheese and crunchy fortune cookies get to the masses

Rating: 6.2
11:00am
How It's Made
Mobile Concert Stages and Mascara
Season 22 Episode 8/26

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

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

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

Rating: 7.3
12:00pm
How Do They Do It?
Coffee/Bricks/Lava Lamps
Season 13 Episode 3/20

How the that wakes up Italy is roasted. Plus, the manufacture of the bricks that built America, the oil that fills lava lamps, and how diamonds are blasted from a frozen volcano

Rating: 7.1
12:30pm
How Do They Do It?
Axes/Messenger Bags/Rescue Boats
Season 13 Episode 8/20

A look at how the axe was first forged. The programme also observes a messenger bag get cut, sew, stitched and glued together and reveals how the fastest lifeboats are built

Rating: 7.1
1:00pm
Man v The Universe
How to Kill an Asteroid
Season 1 Episode 2/3

Asteroids have decimated life on Earth before and they will again. Across the globe, scientists, engineers and astronauts are gearing up for a cosmic battle

2:00pm
How the Universe Works
How The Universe Built Your Car
Season 4 Episode 1/8

Beneath the hood of your car lies the history of the Universe - the various metals present are the result of violent cosmic events at the dawn of time

Rating: 7.8
3:00pm
How the Universe Works
Edge Of The Solar System
Season 4 Episode 2/8

The astronomy documentary series explores the outer reaches of the solar system, examining giant magnetic bubbles millions of miles wide and bizarre invisible matter

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

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

Rating: 8
5:00pm
How It's Made
External Hard Drives/Frozen Shrimp/Thai Rice Boxes/Paper Towels
Season 21 Episode 4/26

More everyday items are put under the microscope as the production processes of external hard drives, frozen shrimp, Thai rice boxes and paper towels are explained

Rating: 7.3
5:30pm
How It's Made
Aluminum Canoes/Wooden Stave Bowls/Wheelchair Accessible Vans/Marimbas
Season 21 Episode 8/26

A look at how aluminium canoes, wooden stave bowls, wheelchair accessible vans and marimbas are made

Rating: 7.3
6:00pm
Food Factory
What a Hunk
Season 3 Episode 19/26

A look at the production of peanut nougat, gummy bears and apple chips

Rating: 6.2
6:30pm
Food Factory
Rock Around the Choc
Season 3 Episode 20/26

A look at the production of pretzel nuggets, French fried onions and Italian brio soda

Rating: 6.2
7:00pm
How Do They Do It?
Coffee/Bricks/Lava Lamps
Season 13 Episode 3/20

How the that wakes up Italy is roasted. Plus, the manufacture of the bricks that built America, the oil that fills lava lamps, and how diamonds are blasted from a frozen volcano

Rating: 7.1
7:30pm
How Do They Do It?
Axes/Messenger Bags/Rescue Boats
Season 13 Episode 8/20

A look at how the axe was first forged. The programme also observes a messenger bag get cut, sew, stitched and glued together and reveals how the fastest lifeboats are built

Rating: 7.1
8:00pm
Strip the Cosmos
Hunt for the Big Bang
Season 2 Episode 3/6

Scientists set out to explore the very fabric of the cosmos, making use of revolutionary new telescopes and computers to look back at the Big Bang

Rating: 8.3
9:00pm
Invisible Killers
Ebola
Season 1 Episode 3/6

The programme re-examines the outbreak of Ebola - one of the world's deadliest viruses on record - in 2014, asking how scientists developed the vaccine that subsided the infection

10:00pm
Secrets of the Underground
Mystery Of The Ice Cave
Season 2 Episode 6/8

A strange cave freezes in summer and melts in winter, and a huge sand dune swallows a small child in an instant. Rob and Stefan explore these mysteries
(Audio Described)

11:00pm
How It's Made
Replica Foods/Rocking Horses/London Taxis
Season 15 Episode 7/13

The manufacture of replica foods, rocking horses and London taxis, and how traffic cone dispensers are produced

Rating: 7.3
11:30pm
How It's Made
Garden Steam Locomotives/Hovercraft/Folding Bicycles
Season 15 Episode 8/13

The manufacture of garden steam locomotives, hovercraft and folding bicycles, and the craftsmanship behind miniature furniture

Rating: 7.3
12:00am
Mountain Monsters
Bigfoot of Central Kentucky
Season 2 Episode 1/22

Hunters track down unidentified Appalachian creatures that are rumoured to be threatening the safety of their community

Rating: 8
1:00am
The Unexplained Files
UFOs: Crash Landing
Season 2 Episode 9/12

Investigating whether a UFO could be to blame when a pilot crashes after a collision with an unknown object. Plus, a disk is seen hovering above a Chicago airport

Rating: 8
2:00am
Ghost Asylum
The Bissman Building
Season 2 Episode 14/16

The boys are put to the test when challenged to prove reports of a dark portal in the Bissman building, and uncover the truth about some brutal deaths

Rating: 8.4
3:00am
Mythbusters
Wild Wild West
Season 11 Episode 9/14

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

Rating: 8.7
3:50am
How It's Made
Wax Figures/Awnings/Cream Crackers/Pewter Tankards
Season 18 Episode 5/13

Developments in the manufacture of wax figures, awnings, cream crackers and pewter tankards

Rating: 7.3
4:15am
How It's Made
Pipe Cleaners/Blue Stilton Cheese/Smart Electric Meters/Telescopes
Season 18 Episode 6/13

Developments in the manufacture of pipe cleaners, blue Stilton cheese, smart electric meters and telescopes

Rating: 7.3
4:40am
How the Universe Works
Edge Of The Solar System
Season 4 Episode 2/8

The astronomy documentary series explores the outer reaches of the solar system, examining giant magnetic bubbles millions of miles wide and bizarre invisible matter

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

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

Rating: 7.9

Tue 29 May

6:00am
X-Machines
Season 2 Episode 6/8

How the crane vessel Hercules constructs an oil rig in the middle of the world's busiest harbour, and footage of the Roadheader tunnelling between Croatia and Italy

Rating: 8.4
7:00am
X-Machines
Season 2 Episode 7/8

How the Shoreway suction dredger helps to protect the Netherlands from North Sea storms, and the way a cantilever lift is being used to unite two nations

Rating: 8.4
8:00am
Strip the City
Machu Picchu
Season 2 Episode 7/8

Exploring the stonework of Machu Picchu in Peru, and the Inca roads that belonged to one of the most advanced transport systems in the ancient world

Rating: 6.8
9:00am
Food Factory
Spring in Georgia
Season 2 Episode 3/26

How cool and refreshing frozen yogurt, ultra creamy brie, hot and crispy spring rolls, and gooey sweet Georgia browns are produced

Rating: 6.2
9:30am
Food Factory
All Bar Naan
Season 2 Episode 5/26

An insight into how the Indian favourite garlic naan, rich maple cookies and sweet truffles are made for the masses

Rating: 6.2
10:00am
Food Factory
Cut the Mustard
Season 2 Episode 6/26

Examining how chewy chocolate treats, nutty health bars, creamy orange bonbons and popular zesty condiments reach the masses

Rating: 6.2
10:30am
Food Factory
Tikka My Breath Away
Season 2 Episode 7/26

A look at how gummy worms, crunchy golden tacos, aromatic curry and Easter eggs are made

Rating: 6.2
11:00am
How It's Made
Electric Vehicle Charging Stations/Grappa
Season 22 Episode 10/26

More everyday items are put under the microscope as it is revealed how electric vehicle charging stations are made and alcoholic beverage grappa produced

Rating: 7.3
11:30am
How It's Made
Slate Tiles/Hot Dog Carts
Season 22 Episode 11/26

A closer look at how slate tiles and hot dog carts are produced

Rating: 7.3
12:00pm
How Do They Do It?
Sydney Opera House/Handsaws
Season 13 Episode 15/20

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

Rating: 7.1
12:30pm
How Do They Do It?
Aircraft Engines/Fisherman's Friend
Season 13 Episode 19/20

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

Rating: 7.1
1:00pm
Man v The Universe
Mars Is Ours
Season 1 Episode 3/3

For decades humans have dreamed of going to Mars, and now we're finally on the brink of blasting off for the red planet. How close is its potential occupation?

2:00pm
How the Universe Works
Earth: Venus's Evil Twin
Season 4 Episode 3/8

The comparisons between Earth and Venus, which may give some clues as to our planet's future

Rating: 7.8
3:00pm
How the Universe Works
Dawn of Life
Season 4 Episode 4/8

The documentary series turns attention to the atoms that make up the human body, revealing how they embarked on a journey that spans time and space to eventually create life

Rating: 7.8
4:00pm
The Unexplained Files
Are Aliens Attacking Our Nuclear Arsenal?
Season 2 Episode 7/12

Returning after a break, this programme examines what alien's motives could be following numerous accounts of senior military personnel witnessing UFOs above nuclear weapons bases

Rating: 8
5:00pm
How It's Made
Barber Chairs/Sewage Pumps/Bimini Boat Tops/Diesel Filters
Season 21 Episode 12/26

The manufacture of barber chairs, sewage pumps, Bimini boat tops and diesel filters

Rating: 7.3
5:30pm
How It's Made
Carbon Fibre/Antique Frame Restoration/Railcar Movers/Hood Ornaments
Season 21 Episode 18/26

The development processed behind the creation of carbon fibre, railcar movers and hood ornaments. Plus, the techniques used in antique frame restoration

Rating: 7.3
6:00pm
Food Factory
Hot Stuff!
Season 3 Episode 21/26

A look at the production of hot sauce, lemon Italian ice and packed peanuts

Rating: 6.2
6:30pm
Food Factory
A Trip to Dijon
Season 3 Episode 22/26

A look at the production of Dijon mustard, coconut macaroons and hazelnut cream-filled wafers

Rating: 6.2
7:00pm
How Do They Do It?
Sydney Opera House/Handsaws
Season 13 Episode 15/20

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

Rating: 7.1
7:30pm
How Do They Do It?
Aircraft Engines/Fisherman's Friend
Season 13 Episode 19/20

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

Rating: 7.1
8:00pm
Strip the Cosmos
Jupiter: The Sun's Secret Twin
Season 2 Episode 4/6

An insight into how scientists at Nasa's Juno project have conducted research into Jupiter's long-held secrets, unlocking the mysteries of the planet's intense radiation belts

Rating: 8.3
9:00pm
Nasa's Unexplained Files
Season 1 Episode 1/6

Documentary exploring mysterious objects and events caught on Nasa's cameras. When astronaut Leroy Chiao's high-risk spacewalk is interrupted by bright lights, a major investigation is launched to uncover what caused them

Rating: 4.6
10:00pm
How It's Made
Collectable Firearms/Haggis/Cross-Cut Saws
Season 15 Episode 9/13

The manufacture of collectable firearms, haggis and cross-cut saws

Rating: 7.3
10:30pm
How It's Made
Alligator Bags/Lockers/Bench Planes
Season 15 Episode 10/13

The manufacture of alligator bags, lockers and bench planes, plus the development of flight recorders

Rating: 7.3
11:00pm
How It's Made
Grapples/Flavourings/Dog Sleds/Athletes' Shoes
Season 15 Episode 11/13

The manufacturing processes behind flavourings, dog sleds and athletes' shoes

Rating: 7.3
11:30pm
How It's Made
Retractable Cords/Wood-Frame Sports Cars/Sushi
Season 15 Episode 12/13

The manufacturing processes behind retractable cords, wood-frame sports cars and sushi

Rating: 7.3
12:00am
Mountain Monsters
Bigfoot of Putnam County
Season 2 Episode 2/22

The mountain investigators travel to Putnam County to investigate the Chupacabra, known as the West Virginia vampire

Rating: 8
1:00am
The Unexplained Files
Voodoo Zombies/Life After Death
Season 2 Episode 10/12

In Haiti, alleged resurrections lead to rumours of zombies. Plus, a look at the stories of transplant patients who complain of unusual side effects

Rating: 8
2:00am
Ghost Asylum
Brushy Mountain State Penitentiary
Season 2 Episode 15/16

Back in Tennessee, the boys investigate a legendarily brutal prison every southerner feared - the Brushy Mountain State Penitentiary

Rating: 8.4
3:00am
Mythbusters
Knock Me Over with a Feather
Season 11 Episode 10/14

Brian Louden and Jon Lung set out to discover whether, as the popular turn of phrase suggests, a fully grown human could really be sent sprawling by a feather

Rating: 8.7
3:50am
How It's Made
Fish Replicas/Siren Systems/Pre-packaged Sandwiches/Candlesticks
Season 18 Episode 7/13

Developments in the manufacture of fish replicas, siren systems, pre-packaged sandwiches and candlesticks

Rating: 7.3
4:15am
How It's Made
Snow Ploughs/Paddle Boats/Tapioca Pudding/Fibre Cement Cladding Panels
Season 18 Episode 8/13

The development of snow ploughs, paddle boats, tapioca pudding and fibre cement cladding panels

Rating: 7.3
4:40am
How the Universe Works
Dawn of Life
Season 4 Episode 4/8

The documentary series turns attention to the atoms that make up the human body, revealing how they embarked on a journey that spans time and space to eventually create life

Rating: 7.8
5:30am
How Stuff's Made
Trombones/Drive-Through Windows/Bottled Water/Baseball Bats
Season 2 Episode 4/40

The technology behind water bottles, how ice is used to make trombones, and the manufacture of baseball bats

Rating: 7.9

Wed 30 May

6:00am
X-Machines
Season 2 Episode 8/8

The role played by a super-tug in protecting the Alaskan wilderness, and a look at the construction of a 122m-high heavy lift crane

Rating: 8.4
7:00am
Extreme Engineering
Singapore Skypark
Season 8 Episode 1/10

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

Rating: 7.7
8:00am
Strip the City
Los Angeles
Season 2 Episode 8/8

Documentary exploring the infrastructure of Los Angeles, examining what keeps the buildings standing when an earthquake strikes

Rating: 6.8
9:00am
Food Factory
Getting Saucy
Season 2 Episode 8/26

Examining how classic tootsie pops, salty twisty pretzels, tiramisu and sweet and tangy ketchup are made for consumption

Rating: 6.2
9:30am
Food Factory
Double Trouble
Season 2 Episode 9/26

An insight into how sweet and spicy ginger beer, cheesy portable pizza pockets, tangy double lollipops and chocolate toffee nut clusters are made

Rating: 6.2
10:00am
Food Factory
From Sugar with Love
Season 2 Episode 10/26

Examining how zesty peppermint-puff hard candies, flaky cheese straws, mango chutney and sugary love hearts are made

Rating: 6.2
10:30am
Food Factory
Colourful Candy
Season 2 Episode 11/26

An insight into how sugary, shiny Mike and Ikes, Turkish Taffy, cool and refreshing Arizona iced green tea, and rich and luscious shredded cheese are made for the masses

Rating: 6.2
11:00am
How It's Made
Racing Leathers/Wood Rocking Chairs
Season 22 Episode 12/26

More everyday items are put under the microscope, looking at how racing leathers are manufactured and wood rocking chairs are made

Rating: 7.3
11:30am
How It's Made
Mountain Bikes/Lever Action Rifles
Season 22 Episode 13/26

A chance to find out how mountain bikes are produced and lever action rifles are manufactured

Rating: 7.3
12:00pm
How Do They Do It?
Cameras/Big Airbags/Jelly Beans
Season 13 Episode 4/20

How the world's sharpest photos are taken. Plus, the stitching of an airbag capable of catching a falling car, and the manufacture of billions of perfectly-formed jelly beans

Rating: 7.1
12:30pm
How Do They Do It?
The Tesla Model S, Horsehair Fabrics
Season 13 Episode 10/20

How to build the 700 horsepower Tesla Model S, turn horses' tails into fine fabrics, and clean the largest swimming pools in the world?

Rating: 7.1
1:00pm
First Alien Encounter
Scientists who search for life beyond Earth, and the potential consequences for mankind if contact with aliens is made

2:00pm
How the Universe Works
Monster Black Hole
Season 4 Episode 5/8

The astronomy series highlights the terrifying, infinite power of one of the universes' most enigmatic phenomena, the supermassive black hole

Rating: 7.8
3:00pm
How the Universe Works
Forces of Mass Construction
Season 4 Episode 6/8

The astronomy documentary series investigates the workings of magnetism, the force that cannot be seen or touched, but affects everything in the universe

Rating: 7.8
4:00pm
Nasa's Unexplained Files
Season 1 Episode 1/6

Documentary exploring mysterious objects and events caught on Nasa's cameras. When astronaut Leroy Chiao's high-risk spacewalk is interrupted by bright lights, a major investigation is launched to uncover what caused them

Rating: 4.6
5:00pm
How It's Made
Noise Barrier Walls/Front-Load Washers/Bourbon
Season 22 Episode 3/26

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

Rating: 7.3
5:30pm
How It's Made
Ceramic Fireplaces/Synthetic Corks
Season 22 Episode 6/26

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

Rating: 7.3
6:00pm
Food Factory
Thirst Quencher
Season 3 Episode 23/26

A look at the production of fat-free Greek yoghurt, butter cream and Swiss roll cakes

Rating: 6.2
6:30pm
Food Factory
Six Into Eight
Season 3 Episode 24/26

A look at the production of cabbage rolls, sweet and salty popcorn and potato skin chips

Rating: 6.2
7:00pm
How Do They Do It?
Cameras/Big Airbags/Jelly Beans
Season 13 Episode 4/20

How the world's sharpest photos are taken. Plus, the stitching of an airbag capable of catching a falling car, and the manufacture of billions of perfectly-formed jelly beans

Rating: 7.1
7:30pm
How Do They Do It?
The Tesla Model S, Horsehair Fabrics
Season 13 Episode 10/20

How to build the 700 horsepower Tesla Model S, turn horses' tails into fine fabrics, and clean the largest swimming pools in the world?

Rating: 7.1
8:00pm
Strip the Cosmos
Mystery of the Hidden Universe
Season 2 Episode 5/6

Scientists in the UK, Italy and the US seek dark matter and dark energy, as a means of finding out whether there is more to the universe than meets the eye

Rating: 8.3
9:00pm
Nasa's Unexplained Files
Alien Death Ray
Season 1 Episode 2/6

A look at how the Viking lander may have found life on Mars. Plus, a starship is supposedly spotted in the aurora borealis, and Nasa's mysterious moon pigeons are explained

Rating: 4.6
10:00pm
How It's Made
Leather Wallets/French Horns/Soy Sauce/Children's Ride-on Cars
Season 15 Episode 13/13

The manufacturing processes behind leather wallets, French horns, soy sauce and children's ride-on cars

Rating: 7.3
10:30pm
How It's Made
Skateboard Wheels, Baklava
Season 25 Episode 1/26

More everyday items go under the microscope. How are objects including Galaktoboureko, CO2 scrubbers and honeycomb candles made?

Rating: 7.3
11:00pm
How It's Made
Nuno Felt, Drum Crushers
Season 25 Episode 2/26

More everyday items go under the microscope. How are objects including kimchi and traditional parquet floors made?

Rating: 7.3
11:30pm
How It's Made
Wood Watches, Steel Bicycles
Season 25 Episode 3/26

More everyday items go under the microscope. How are objects including raw pet food and replica police lanterns made?

Rating: 7.3
12:00am
Mountain Monsters
Bigfoot of Eastern Kentucky
Season 2 Episode 3/22

The hunters investigate the Wildman in Eastern Kentucky, a creature some claim is the most aggressive Bigfoot in the region

Rating: 8
1:00am
The Unexplained Files
Shadow People/The Sun Miracle
Season 2 Episode 11/12

A derelict school that appears to be haunted by, ?shadow people', and people in a hillside town report inexplicable sun activity

Rating: 8
2:00am
Ghost Asylum
Old Crow Distillery
Season 2 Episode 16/16

The TWC is called in to investigate famous, forgotten Old Crow Distillery. Reports of paranormal activity on the grounds have called for drastic measures

Rating: 8.4
3:00am
Mythbusters
Geezer Geyser
Season 11 Episode 11/14

Jonathan Lung and Brian Louden investigate whether the jets from a hydraulic fountain would be capable of lifting and suspending aloft a man wearing an inflatable ring

Rating: 8.7
3:50am
How It's Made
Rally Cars/Pork Pies/Floating Fountains/Ornaments Made of Artificial Stone
Season 18 Episode 9/13

The development of rally cars, pork pies, floating fountains and ornaments made of artificial stone

Rating: 7.3
4:15am
How It's Made
Cufflinks/Dashboards/Blueberry Turnovers/Earthenware Pottery
Season 18 Episode 10/13

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

Rating: 7.3
4:40am
How the Universe Works
Forces of Mass Construction
Season 4 Episode 6/8

The astronomy documentary series investigates the workings of magnetism, the force that cannot be seen or touched, but affects everything in the universe

Rating: 7.8
5:30am
How Stuff's Made
Quarters/Aquariums/Limestone/Highlighters
Season 2 Episode 5/40

The technology behind the manufacture of US quarters, fish tanks and highlighter pens. Plus, the operation processes at a limestone quarry

Rating: 7.9

Thu 31 May

6:00am
Extreme Engineering
Kuwait Towers
Season 8 Episode 3/10

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

Rating: 7.7
7:00am
Extreme Engineering
New Orleans Surge Barrier
Season 8 Episode 4/10

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

Rating: 7.7
8:00am
Incredible Engineering Blunders: Fixed
Season 1 Episode 1/6

Former aerospace engineer Justin Cunningham and Tomo Umewaka find solutions for engineering mistakes. In this episode Justin tries to keep the Glasgow Tower turning

Rating: 9
9:00am
Food Factory
Use Your Noodle
Season 2 Episode 12/26

An insight into how instant noodle soup, barbecue sauce and peanut butter are produced for the masses

Rating: 6.2
9:30am
Food Factory
Chee Cha Sambur
Season 2 Episode 13/26

How Indian vegetable stew and gumdrops are produced in large quantities for public consumption

Rating: 6.2
10:00am
Food Factory
Fancy a Sausage Roll?
Season 2 Episode 14/26

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

Rating: 6.2
10:30am
Food Factory
Hill of Beans
Season 2 Episode 15/26

How Cornish pasties, Korean dumplings and jelly beans are produced

Rating: 6.2
11:00am
How It's Made
Saunas/Wheelchair Lifts
Season 22 Episode 14/26

A look at how saunas are produced and how wheelchair lifts are manufactured

Rating: 7.3
11:30am
How It's Made
Upright Pianos/Flags
Season 22 Episode 15/26

Featuring a look at how upright pianos are manufactured and how flags are produced

Rating: 7.3
12:00pm
How Do They Do It?
Gemstones/Cowboy Boots
Season 13 Episode 17/20

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

Rating: 7.1
12:30pm
How Do They Do It?
Caravans, Tuning Forks
Season 13 Episode 5/20

How do they build a caravan tougher than an SUV, forge tuning forks with perfect pitch, resurface an ice rink in minutes, and put on the world's biggest light festival?

Rating: 7.1
1:00pm
Alien Encounters
The Message
Season 1 Episode 1/4

An exploration of how alien life might communicate with humanity, beginning with what would happen if the people of Earth received a message from space. Scientists and writers, with cooperation from SETI, unravel the impact of this event

Rating: 8
2:00pm
How the Universe Works
Secret History of the Moon
Season 4 Episode 7/8

The astronomy documentary explores the mysterious origins of the Moon, and examines whether what lies beneath its surface might hold the key to future space travel

Rating: 7.8
3:00pm
How the Universe Works
The First Oceans
Season 4 Episode 8/8

The astronomy documentary series concludes with an examination of the cosmic origins of water, which defines Earth's ability to sustain life

Rating: 7.8
4:00pm
Nasa's Unexplained Files
Alien Death Ray
Season 1 Episode 2/6

A look at how the Viking lander may have found life on Mars. Plus, a starship is supposedly spotted in the aurora borealis, and Nasa's mysterious moon pigeons are explained

Rating: 4.6
5:00pm
How It's Made
Electric Vehicle Charging Stations/Grappa
Season 22 Episode 10/26

More everyday items are put under the microscope as it is revealed how electric vehicle charging stations are made and alcoholic beverage grappa produced

Rating: 7.3
5:30pm
How It's Made
Mountain Bikes/Lever Action Rifles
Season 22 Episode 13/26

A chance to find out how mountain bikes are produced and lever action rifles are manufactured

Rating: 7.3
6:00pm
Food Factory
Breakfast in Shred
Season 3 Episode 25/26

A look at the production of Shreddies, Black Forest cake and tzatziki

Rating: 6.2
6:30pm
Food Factory
Pasta Master
Season 3 Episode 26/26

A look at the production of lasagna, school-safe brownies and Canadian maple syrup

Rating: 6.2
7:00pm
How Do They Do It?
Gemstones/Cowboy Boots
Season 13 Episode 17/20

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

Rating: 7.1
7:30pm
How Do They Do It?
Caravans, Tuning Forks
Season 13 Episode 5/20

How do they build a caravan tougher than an SUV, forge tuning forks with perfect pitch, resurface an ice rink in minutes, and put on the world's biggest light festival?

Rating: 7.1
8:00pm
Strip the Cosmos
Solar System: Hunt for the Missing Planet
Season 2 Episode 6/6

The star-gazing documentary sheds light on why scientists think they might have found a giant ninth planet in the far reaches of the solar system

Rating: 8.3
9:00pm
Nasa's Unexplained Files
Black Knight Rises
Season 1 Episode 3/6

How the Hubble Telescope spots thousands of unidentified objects that travel faster than light

Rating: 4.6
10:00pm
How It's Made
Thermoplastic Fire Helmets
Season 25 Episode 4/26

More everyday items go under the microscope. How are objects including basketry sculptures and coffee roasters made?

Rating: 7.3
10:30pm
How It's Made
Office Chairs, Vinobrew
Season 25 Episode 5/26

More everyday items go under the microscope. How are objects including reconditioned sander drums and lithographs made?

Rating: 7.3
11:00pm
How It's Made
Fireplace Bellows, Calissons
Season 25 Episode 6/26

More everyday items go under the microscope. How are objects including calissons and diving watercrafts made?

Rating: 7.3
11:30pm
How It's Made
Artist Brushes, DEF Tank Heaters
Season 25 Episode 7/26

More everyday items go under the microscope. How are objects including game tables and art glass wall sconces made?

Rating: 7.3
12:00am
Mountain Monsters
Bigfoot of Lincoln County
Season 2 Episode 4/22

Appalachian Investigators head to Lincoln County to investigate the Hellhound, who evaded them last autumn

Rating: 8
1:00am
The Unexplained Files
The New Evidence
Season 2 Episode 12/12

Examining the evidence uncovered over the two seasons of the programme - from the most famous exorcism in history to possible proof that UFOs exist

Rating: 8
2:00am
Ghost Asylum
Peoria State Hospital
Season 3 Episode 1/8

The Tennessee Wraith Chasers explore the Peoria State Hospital, Illinois, where over 10,000 people died, and race to reach the spirits before the building is demolished

Rating: 8.4
3:00am
Mythbusters
Dynamite Deposit
Season 11 Episode 12/14

Jonathan Lung and Brian Louden try to find out whether it is possible to breach a small steel safe with a timed explosive without destroying the contents within

Rating: 8.7
3:50am
How It's Made
Blister Packs/Deli Slicers/Weather Vanes
Season 18 Episode 11/13

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

Rating: 7.3
4:15am
How It's Made
Bowler Hats/Solar Water Heaters/Sticky Buns/Electrostatic Speakers
Season 18 Episode 12/13

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

Rating: 7.3
4:40am
How the Universe Works
The First Oceans
Season 4 Episode 8/8

The astronomy documentary series concludes with an examination of the cosmic origins of water, which defines Earth's ability to sustain life

Rating: 7.8
5:30am
How Stuff's Made
Pencils/Giant Bolts/Pickles/Inflatables
Season 2 Episode 6/40

Examining the manufacture of bolts, how lead is put into a pencil, and the processes involved in making gherkins

Rating: 7.9

Fri 1 Jun

6:00am
Extreme Engineering
Rio de Janeiro Power Grid
Season 8 Episode 2/10

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

Rating: 7.7
7:00am
Extreme Engineering
South African Gold Mine
Season 8 Episode 5/10

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

Rating: 7.7
8:00am
Incredible Engineering Blunders: Fixed
Season 1 Episode 2/6

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

Rating: 9
9:00am
Food Factory
Welch Rare-Bite
Season 2 Episode 16/26

An insight into how tangy fruit yoghurt snacks, cheesy Scottish breakfast pies and chocolate peppermint sweets are produced for the masses

Rating: 6.2
9:30am
Food Factory
The Name's Boondi
Season 2 Episode 17/26

How a spicy Indian snack, frosted sugar cookies, a cake within a cake, and Greek spinach twisters get to the masses

Rating: 6.2
10:00am
Food Factory
Abba Zaba Doo!
Season 2 Episode 18/26

A look at the processes behind the production of bacon-fried rice, maraschino cherries, burritos and Abba-Zaba bars

Rating: 6.2
10:30am
Food Factory
The Rocky Road
Season 2 Episode 19/26

An insight into how Japanese ginger carrot dressing, chocolate and vanilla cookies, and rocky road are produced

Rating: 6.2
11:00am
How It's Made
Oil Lamps/Chocolate Mints
Season 22 Episode 16/26

A guide to the process behind making oil lamps and chocolate mints

Rating: 7.3
11:30am
How It's Made
Skeletal Replicas/Ice Buckets
Season 22 Episode 17/26

A look at how ice buckets are manufactured, and putting together a replica of a human skeleton

Rating: 7.3
12:00pm
How Do They Do It?
Crystal Glass, Flat Screen TVs
Season 13 Episode 13/20

How to blow the world's finest crystal, make the slimmest TVs, heat the deepest swimming pool, and fill a million bottles a day of the world's favourite ketchup

Rating: 7.1
12:30pm
How Do They Do It?
Baklavas/Gyroplanes/Ukuleles
Season 13 Episode 1/20

The manufacture of delicious baklava, favourite sweet of the Ottomans. Plus, James Bond's gyroplane, the ukulele, and the Supercat - the world's fastest ferry

Rating: 7.1
1:00pm
Alien Encounters
The Arrival
Season 1 Episode 2/4

Scientists and writers, with co-operation from SETI and Carl Sagan's son Nick, speculate on people's potential reactions to a spacecraft on its way to Earth

Rating: 8
2:00pm
How the Universe Works
Mystery of Planet 9
Season 5 Episode 1/8

The series exploring the science of astronomy returns, beginning with a look at the mysterious `ninth' planet reported to exist on the very edge of the Solar System

Rating: 7.8
3:00pm
How the Universe Works
The Universe's Deadliest
Season 5 Episode 2/8

The astronomical documentary continues, exploring the most violent and dangerous places in the universe, including exploding stars, colliding galaxies and nebula shockwaves

Rating: 7.8
4:00pm
Nasa's Unexplained Files
Black Knight Rises
Season 1 Episode 3/6

How the Hubble Telescope spots thousands of unidentified objects that travel faster than light

Rating: 4.6
5:00pm
How It's Made
Automatic Sliding Doors/Gin
Season 22 Episode 18/26

An insight into how automatic sliding doors are manufactures, and the distilling process that goes into the production of gin

Rating: 7.3
5:30pm
How It's Made
Gas Barbecues/Mattress Pads
Season 22 Episode 21/26

A chance to discover the manufacturing processes that go into the production of gas barbecues and mattress pads

Rating: 7.3
6:00pm
Food Factory
Pop Goes the Cake
Season 4 Episode 1/26

A look how certain foods are made in factories, featuring cake pops and slice cream

Rating: 6.2
6:30pm
Food Factory
Gold Bars
Season 4 Episode 2/26

A look how certain foods are made in factories, featuring maple syrup and polenta crisps

Rating: 6.2
7:00pm
How Do They Do It?
Crystal Glass, Flat Screen TVs
Season 13 Episode 13/20

How to blow the world's finest crystal, make the slimmest TVs, heat the deepest swimming pool, and fill a million bottles a day of the world's favourite ketchup

Rating: 7.1
7:30pm
How Do They Do It?
Baklavas/Gyroplanes/Ukuleles
Season 13 Episode 1/20

The manufacture of delicious baklava, favourite sweet of the Ottomans. Plus, James Bond's gyroplane, the ukulele, and the Supercat - the world's fastest ferry

Rating: 7.1
8:00pm
Mysteries of the Missing
Hunt for Flight MH370
Season 1 Episode 1/8

Actor Terry O'Quinn pursues plausible explanations behind the world's most baffling disappearances, beginning with the MH370 Malaysia Airlines disaster of 2014

9:00pm
Secrets of the Underground
Mystery Of The Ice Cave
Season 2 Episode 6/8

A strange cave freezes in summer and melts in winter, and a huge sand dune swallows a small child in an instant. Rob and Stefan explore these mysteries
(Audio Described)

10:00pm
Bionic Builders
Stuntman and amputee Casey Pieretti and inventor Bill Spracher design, build and test unique prosthetic appendages that give their clients superior abilities

11:00pm
How It's Made
Foosball Tables, Marseille Soap
Season 25 Episode 8/26

More everyday items go under the microscope. How are objects including Marseille soap and Laguiole pocket knives made?

Rating: 7.3
11:30pm
How It's Made
Flying Water Bikes
Season 25 Episode 9/26

More everyday items go under the microscope. How are objects including cinnamon cordial and homemade rasps made?

Rating: 7.3
12:00am
Mountain Monsters
Bigfoot of Clay County
Season 2 Episode 5/22

The Appalachian Investigators of Mysterious Sightings travel to Clay County, West Virginia, investigating the Yahoo, a creature said to have wrecked a trap and thrown trees at them

Rating: 8
1:00am
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

Rating: 4.6
2:00am
Ghost Asylum
USS Edson
Season 3 Episode 2/8

The TWC board the USS Edson, a haunted battleship that served in the Vietnam War. Their goal is to free the spirits trapped aboard - including a disturbed poltergeist

Rating: 8.4
3:00am
Mythbusters
The Reddit Special
Season 10 Episode 241/245

Adam Savage and Jamie Hyneman take their lives in their hands with a `Reddit Special', in which they hand over control of their show to the collective minds of the internet

Rating: 8.7
3:50am
How It's Made
Turntables/Steam Engines/Playground Equipment/Non-Stick Pans
Season 18 Episode 13/13

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

Rating: 7.3
4:15am
How It's Made
Skeletal Replicas/Ice Buckets
Season 22 Episode 17/26

A look at how ice buckets are manufactured, and putting together a replica of a human skeleton

Rating: 7.3
4:40am
How the Universe Works
The Universe's Deadliest
Season 5 Episode 2/8

The astronomical documentary continues, exploring the most violent and dangerous places in the universe, including exploding stars, colliding galaxies and nebula shockwaves

Rating: 7.8
5:30am
How Stuff's Made
Cotton Swabs/Pinball Machines/Tiles/Bread Dough
Season 2 Episode 7/40

The technology behind ceramic tiles, the manufacture of cotton swabs and pinball machines, and a look at how wheat bread is made

Rating: 7.9

Sat 2 Jun

6:00am
Food Factory USA
Olive the Above
Season 2 Episode 25/26

Turning plump green fruit into sliced black olives, frozen fruit pops like guilt-free smoothies on a stick, and wafer-thin cookie chips

6:30am
Food Factory
All Bar Naan
Season 2 Episode 5/26

An insight into how the Indian favourite garlic naan, rich maple cookies and sweet truffles are made for the masses

Rating: 6.2
7:00am
Strip the Cosmos
Hunt for the Big Bang
Season 2 Episode 3/6

Scientists set out to explore the very fabric of the cosmos, making use of revolutionary new telescopes and computers to look back at the Big Bang

Rating: 8.3
8:00am
Strip the Cosmos
Jupiter: The Sun's Secret Twin
Season 2 Episode 4/6

An insight into how scientists at Nasa's Juno project have conducted research into Jupiter's long-held secrets, unlocking the mysteries of the planet's intense radiation belts

Rating: 8.3
9:00am
Strip the Cosmos
Mystery of the Hidden Universe
Season 2 Episode 5/6

Scientists in the UK, Italy and the US seek dark matter and dark energy, as a means of finding out whether there is more to the universe than meets the eye

Rating: 8.3
10:00am
Strip the Cosmos
Solar System: Hunt for the Missing Planet
Season 2 Episode 6/6

The star-gazing documentary sheds light on why scientists think they might have found a giant ninth planet in the far reaches of the solar system

Rating: 8.3
11:00am
Secret Space Escapes
Fatal Re-entry
Season 1 Episode 6/8

A first-hand account of how an emergency procedure was conducted to save a new ISS solar array. Plus, the story of the first Korean astronaut's bumpy ride during re-entry

Rating: 8.5
12:00pm
Secret Space Escapes
Stranded
Season 1 Episode 7/8

Astronauts and mission-control staff describe how a power failure on the ISS forced crew to consider abandoning the station. Plus, a suit malfunction places a cosmonaut in danger

Rating: 8.5
1:00pm
Secret Space Escapes
Gasping for Air
Season 1 Episode 8/8

The documentary examining critical space accidents concludes with an insight into how a mission to the Salyut space station took a surprising turn

Rating: 8.5
2:00pm
Storm Chasers
Storms Over St Louis
Season 5 Episode 2/10

A storm heads towards St Louis, Missouri, prompting the teams to take on their first chase of arguably the most violent storm season in 50 years

Rating: 8.5
3:00pm
Storm Chasers
Reed's Redemption
Season 5 Episode 3/10

Team Twistex battles mechanical issues, while the Dominator ends up on a collision course with a tornado it cannot see during a dangerous night-time chase

Rating: 8.5
4:00pm
Extreme Engineering
Transatlantic Tunnel
Season 1 Episode 3/10

The prototype for a floating tunnel in which magnetically levitated trains could travel between New York, London and Paris at 5,000mph

Rating: 7.7
5:00pm
Extreme Engineering
Subways in America
Season 1 Episode 2/10

Following the progress of an ambitious project to completely repair New York's subway, which is nearing collapse after decades of neglect

Rating: 7.7
6:00pm
Extreme Engineering
Bridging the Bering Strait
Season 1 Episode 5/10

Proposals to build a bridge across the Bering Strait, carrying the promise of economic growth in both North America and Asia

Rating: 7.7
7:00pm
How Do They Do It?
Sydney Opera House/Handsaws
Season 13 Episode 15/20

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

Rating: 7.1
7:30pm
How Do They Do It?
Aircraft Engines/Fisherman's Friend
Season 13 Episode 19/20

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

Rating: 7.1
8:00pm
Invisible Killers
Ebola
Season 1 Episode 3/6

The programme re-examines the outbreak of Ebola - one of the world's deadliest viruses on record - in 2014, asking how scientists developed the vaccine that subsided the infection

9:00pm
You Have Been Warned
Owned It
Season 6 Episode 5/10

A countdown of the top 20 internet legends. From lighting matches with bullets to kayaking in the snow, this features only the smartest and bravest human-kind has to offer!

Rating: 6.5
10:00pm
Ghost Asylum
Cannon Memorial Banner
Season 1 Episode 6/6

The team visits Old Cannon Memorial in North Carolina, an asylum said to terrorise the community by luring people inside and drive them insane

Rating: 8.4
11:00pm
Outrageous Acts of Science
No Limits
Season 3 Episode 4/10

Home videos demonstrate stunts in which science was pushed to the limit, including a world record truck jump, and a skydiver and wingsuit pilot who create a human flying carpet

Rating: 10
12:00am
How Do They Do It?
Underground Mines/Shotguns
Season 7 Episode 18/20

The working processes of America's largest mine, and how made-to-measure shotguns are manufactured

Rating: 7.1
12:30am
How Do They Do It?
Diggers/Taste of the Orient/Into the Void
Season 7

How beans are turned into sauce, and the processes involved in maintaining the observation deck of Chicago's 110-storey Willis Tower

Rating: 7.1
1:00am
Secret Space Escapes
Fatal Re-entry
Season 1 Episode 6/8

A first-hand account of how an emergency procedure was conducted to save a new ISS solar array. Plus, the story of the first Korean astronaut's bumpy ride during re-entry

Rating: 8.5
2:00am
Secret Space Escapes
Stranded
Season 1 Episode 7/8

Astronauts and mission-control staff describe how a power failure on the ISS forced crew to consider abandoning the station. Plus, a suit malfunction places a cosmonaut in danger

Rating: 8.5
3:00am
Secret Space Escapes
Gasping for Air
Season 1 Episode 8/8

The documentary examining critical space accidents concludes with an insight into how a mission to the Salyut space station took a surprising turn

Rating: 8.5
3:50am
Storm Chasers
Storms Over St Louis
Season 5 Episode 2/10

A storm heads towards St Louis, Missouri, prompting the teams to take on their first chase of arguably the most violent storm season in 50 years

Rating: 8.5
4:40am
Storm Chasers
Reed's Redemption
Season 5 Episode 3/10

Team Twistex battles mechanical issues, while the Dominator ends up on a collision course with a tornado it cannot see during a dangerous night-time chase

Rating: 8.5
5:30am
How Stuff's Made
Marbles/Water Filters/Tool Boxes/Packing Foam
Season 2 Episode 8/40

The manufacture of marbles and toolboxes, plus a look at what goes inside a water filter

Rating: 7.9