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Sun 24 Jun

8:00am
Ancient Discoveries
Impossible Army Machines
Season 5 Episode 6/7

Machines used in past wars and battles, including the ships used in the siege of Tyre in 333 BC and the yacht on which the Emperor Nero tried to kill his mother

Rating: 7.9
9:00am
Ancient Discoveries
Impossible Naval Engineering
Season 5 Episode 2/7

The most outlandish naval technologies of the ancient world, and how the engineering involved in their construction led to other innovations

Rating: 7.9
10:00am
Ancient Mysteries
Life and Death in Britain's Ancient Theatres
Season 3 Episode 16/

London, 1600 and The Globe theatre is king. Popular theatre has been born and Shakespeare's words travel through the thick air of night. However, as this documentary reveals by 1642, it has all disappeared

Rating: 7.8
11:00am
Ancient Mysteries
China's Wall of Doom
Season 3 Episode 27/

Examining the site where over 7,000 life-size terracotta statues were discovered, and an exploration of the mysteries surrounding the Great Wall of China. Both of these landmarks were built by the same Chinese emperor - a man obsessed with his mortality, whose tomb is protected by his own army of soldiers and has yet to be fully excavated

Rating: 7.8
12:00pm
Missing in Alaska
Swallowed by the Lake Dragon
Season 1 Episode 13/13

The legendary Iliamna Lake Monster, said to patrol Lake Iliamna in south-west Alaska and thought to be responsible for claiming the life of a missing kayaker

Rating: 10
1:00pm
Mystery Pickers
Weapons of Mass Deduction
Season 1 Episode 1/10

A mysterious disc yields a surprising outcome, and the team test the authenticity of a rifle said to belong to General Custer

Rating: 8.3
2:00pm
Mystery Pickers
Kiss My Axe
Season 1 Episode 2/10

Blue and Mike examine what looks like an ancient axe. Dale inspects an artefact found in a storage locker which may be tied to a brutal practice used on slaves

Rating: 8.3
3:00pm
The Jesus Strand: A Search for DNA
Using the latest technology and with access to the Vatican's archives, this programme creates the most detailed family tree yet in the search of Jesus Christ's descendants

5:00pm
Ancient Aliens
The Da Vinci Conspiracy
Season 4 Episode 11/15

Experts scrutinise the paintings, journals and technical drawings of Leonardo Da Vinci to establish whether they hide evidence of extra-terrestrial beings

Rating: 7
6:00pm
Ancient Aliens
Time Travellers
Season 4 Episode 12/15

Investigations into the possibility that sightings of alien beings or UFOs may actually be evidence of time travellers from the future

Rating: 7
7:00pm
Ancient Aliens
Aliens and Dinosaurs
Season 4 Episode 13/15

Theorists investigate a depiction of a stegosaurus found at Angkor Wat in Cambodia, comtemplating whether it suggest that alien species killed off the dinosaurs

Rating: 7
8:00pm
Ancient Aliens
Mystery of Puma Punku
Season 4 Episode 14/15

A team of scientists examines the remains of the Puma Punku temple in Bolivia in a bid to determine whether it could have been designed and constructed by extraterrestrials

Rating: 7
9:00pm
World War Two Lost Films
WWII: Battle Stations
Season 1 Episode 4/10

In 1944 the Allies made plans for the invasion of France. For pilot Bert Stiles that meant joining the decimated 8th Air Force to help clear the Normandy skies

Rating: 7
10:00pm
World War Two Lost Films
WWII: Day of Days
Season 1 Episode 5/10

Battles on the Normandy beaches become increasingly ferocious, especially for Lt Charles Scheffel, who is hit early on

Rating: 7
11:00pm
World War Two Lost Films
WWII: Point of No Return
Season 1 Episode 6/10

The personal stories of soldiers from both sides of the conflict. Lt Charles Scheffel's unit breaks out of the hedgerows and begins speeding across France. Nurse June Wandrey is doing much the same, though pushing up from the south. In the Pacific, Marine Nolen Marbrey is wounded in the bloody battle of Peleliu. When Lt Scheffel is ordered to seize a town on the border of Germany, he is injured so badly he earns a ticket home

Rating: 7
12:00am
Ancient Aliens
The Da Vinci Conspiracy
Season 4 Episode 11/15

Experts scrutinise the paintings, journals and technical drawings of Leonardo Da Vinci to establish whether they hide evidence of extra-terrestrial beings

Rating: 7
1:00am
Ancient Aliens
Time Travellers
Season 4 Episode 12/15

Investigations into the possibility that sightings of alien beings or UFOs may actually be evidence of time travellers from the future

Rating: 7
2:00am
Ancient Aliens
Aliens and Dinosaurs
Season 4 Episode 13/15

Theorists investigate a depiction of a stegosaurus found at Angkor Wat in Cambodia, comtemplating whether it suggest that alien species killed off the dinosaurs

Rating: 7
3:00am
Ancient Aliens
Mystery of Puma Punku
Season 4 Episode 14/15

A team of scientists examines the remains of the Puma Punku temple in Bolivia in a bid to determine whether it could have been designed and constructed by extraterrestrials

Rating: 7
4:00am
Missing in Alaska
Swallowed by the Lake Dragon
Season 1 Episode 13/13

The legendary Iliamna Lake Monster, said to patrol Lake Iliamna in south-west Alaska and thought to be responsible for claiming the life of a missing kayaker

Rating: 10

Mon 25 Jun

8:00am
300 Spartans: The Last Stand
Recreating the Battle of Thermopylae in 480BC and investigating how 300 Spartan warriors and 700 Thespian volunteers faced certain death in a bloody fight with thousands of Persian troops

Rating: 9.5
10:00am
Hitler's War
The Fall of France
Season 1 Episode 1/8

The events of September 1939 when Britain and France declared war on Germany following Hitler's attack on Poland

Rating: 2.7
11:00am
UFO Hunters
Heartland Explosion
Season 2 Episode 3/13

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

Rating: 7.7
12:00pm
Ancient Aliens
Circles from the Sky
Season 8 Episode 8/10

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

Rating: 7
1:00pm
Ancient Aliens
The Alien Wars
Season 8 Episode 9/10

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

Rating: 7
2:00pm
Ancient Discoveries
Superballistics
Season 4 Episode 3/6

The history of ballistics, revealing how the science relating to bullets, rockets and bombs can be dated back thousands of years

Rating: 7.9
3:00pm
Ancient Impossible
Moving Mountains
Season 1 Episode 1/10

The ancient technology that allowed the Egyptians to move a 1,000 ton obelisk, and how the Romans moved even heavier objects at the temples at Baalbek

4:00pm
Ancient Impossible
Monster Monuments
Season 1 Episode 2/10

A look at how Egypt's pyramids and temples were built, and investigating if the secret to Stonehenge's construction will ever be revealed

5:00pm
History's Most Hated
History's Most Hated: Peter the Great
Season 1 Episode 6/8

A study of the towering 18th-century Tsar who successfully modernised Russia, but often resorted to astounding cruelty to achieve it

Rating: 10
6:00pm
UFO Hunters
Invasion Illinois
Season 2 Episode 1/13

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

Rating: 7.7
7:00pm
Ancient Aliens
Forged by the Gods
Season 10 Episode 2/15

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

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

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

Rating: 7
9:00pm
Empires of Blood
The Roman Empire
Season 1 Episode 3/6

Rome's first dynasty, founded by Caesar, ruled the Empire for 100 years. What followed was enough intrigue, betrayal and murder to fuel a thousand stories

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

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

Rating: 8.1
11:10pm
WWII's Most Daring Raids
Cutting Rommel's Lifeline
Season 1 Episode 2/6

Recounting how on the outskirts of Bouerat Harbor in Libya, a small group of British special forces made plans to destroy a crucial German fuel depot, regarded as a lifeline for Nazi forces

Rating: 7
12:10am
Ancient Aliens
Forged by the Gods
Season 10 Episode 2/15

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

Rating: 7
1:05am
Ancient Aliens
The Mayan Conspiracy
Season 4 Episode 1/15

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

Rating: 7
2:00am
UFO Hunters
Heartland Explosion
Season 2 Episode 3/13

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

Rating: 7.7
3:00am
Ancient Impossible
Moving Mountains
Season 1 Episode 1/10

The ancient technology that allowed the Egyptians to move a 1,000 ton obelisk, and how the Romans moved even heavier objects at the temples at Baalbek

4:00am
Ancient Impossible
Monster Monuments
Season 1 Episode 2/10

A look at how Egypt's pyramids and temples were built, and investigating if the secret to Stonehenge's construction will ever be revealed

Tue 26 Jun

8:00am
Ancient Impossible
Moving Mountains
Season 1 Episode 1/10

The ancient technology that allowed the Egyptians to move a 1,000 ton obelisk, and how the Romans moved even heavier objects at the temples at Baalbek

9:00am
Ancient Impossible
Monster Monuments
Season 1 Episode 2/10

A look at how Egypt's pyramids and temples were built, and investigating if the secret to Stonehenge's construction will ever be revealed

10:00am
Hitler's War
The Battle of Britain
The Battle of Britain, which took place between August and September 1940. After the success of Blitzkrieg, the evacuation of Dunkirk and the surrender of France, Britain was alone

Rating: 2.7
11:00am
UFO Hunters
Invasion Illinois
Season 2 Episode 1/13

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

Rating: 7.7
12:00pm
Ancient Aliens
Forged by the Gods
Season 10 Episode 2/15

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

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

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

Rating: 7
2:00pm
Ancient Discoveries
Ancient New York
Season 4 Episode 6/6

A Neolithic society on the site of modern-day New York, including evidence of ancient bloodsports and a large-scale annual celebration

Rating: 7.9
3:00pm
Ancient Impossible
Ultimate Weapons
Season 1 Episode 3/10

Documentary exploring how ancient civilisations created weapons of mass destruction that are even more deadly than those created today

4:00pm
Ancient Impossible
Ancient Einsteins
Season 1 Episode 4/10

Examining the great engineering feats of the ancient world, including the fourth-century genius behind the world's first robot

5:00pm
History's Most Hated
History's Most Hated: Pol Pot
Season 1 Episode 7/8

Profile of the Communist dictator believed to be responsible for the genocide of two million Cambodians in the mid-1970s

Rating: 10
6:00pm
UFO Hunters
Lost UFO Files
Season 2 Episode 7/13

Examining the research of physicist James McDonald, who interviewed more than 500 witnesses of UFOs and reportedly unearthed revealing government documents

Rating: 7.7
7:00pm
Ancient Aliens
The Doomsday Prophecies
Season 4 Episode 2/15

Experts scrutinise the Maya Calendar, which predicted the world would end in 2012, and try to determine whether it could have anticipated the arrival of an extraterrestrial god

Rating: 7
8:00pm
Ancient Aliens
Da Vinci's Forbidden Codes
Season 11 Episode 2/

Researchers claim hidden messages can be found within the works of Leonardo da Vinci and other artists that may reveal an extraterrestrial influence

Rating: 7
9:00pm
Ancient Aliens: The Ultimate Evidence
The Tesla Experiment
Season 1 Episode 3/8

Giorgio Tsoukalos draws on evidence from past series as he further questions whether inventor Nikola Tesla was communicating with extraterrestrials

Rating: 10
10:00pm
The Lowe Files
Bigfoot
Season 1 Episode 7/9

Actor Rob Lowe and his family investigate more strange phenomena, this time travelling up to the Redwood Forest to visit the Hoopa Indian Reservation, a hotspot for sightings of Sasquatch, a creature also known as Bigfoot

Rating: 10
10:30pm
The Lowe Files
It's All About the Journey
Season 1 Episode 9/9

From the paranormal to the extraterrestrial to mysteries, legend and lore, actor Rob Lowe and his family reflect back on their adventures

Rating: 10
11:00pm
WWII's Most Daring Raids
Storming Mussolini's Island
Season 1 Episode 3/6

In July 1943 the Allied Forces had evicted the Axis powers from North Africa and could finally begin the Italian Campaign. The first mission was Operation Husky, a massive amphibious invasion of the island of Sicily

Rating: 7
12:00am
Ancient Aliens
The Doomsday Prophecies
Season 4 Episode 2/15

Experts scrutinise the Maya Calendar, which predicted the world would end in 2012, and try to determine whether it could have anticipated the arrival of an extraterrestrial god

Rating: 7
1:00am
Ancient Aliens
Da Vinci's Forbidden Codes
Season 11 Episode 2/

Researchers claim hidden messages can be found within the works of Leonardo da Vinci and other artists that may reveal an extraterrestrial influence

Rating: 7
2:00am
UFO Hunters
Invasion Illinois
Season 2 Episode 1/13

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

Rating: 7.7
3:00am
Ancient Impossible
Ultimate Weapons
Season 1 Episode 3/10

Documentary exploring how ancient civilisations created weapons of mass destruction that are even more deadly than those created today

4:00am
Ancient Impossible
Ancient Einsteins
Season 1 Episode 4/10

Examining the great engineering feats of the ancient world, including the fourth-century genius behind the world's first robot

Wed 27 Jun

8:00am
Ancient Impossible
Ultimate Weapons
Season 1 Episode 3/10

Documentary exploring how ancient civilisations created weapons of mass destruction that are even more deadly than those created today

9:00am
Ancient Impossible
Ancient Einsteins
Season 1 Episode 4/10

Examining the great engineering feats of the ancient world, including the fourth-century genius behind the world's first robot

10:00am
Hitler's War
Desert War
Season 1 Episode 3/8

An insight into the Germans' perspective of events as they invaded Russia and battled to the death against Stalin's troops, featuring expert analysis, first-person accounts and archive footage from World War Two

Rating: 2.7
11:00am
UFO Hunters
Lost UFO Files
Season 2 Episode 7/13

Examining the research of physicist James McDonald, who interviewed more than 500 witnesses of UFOs and reportedly unearthed revealing government documents

Rating: 7.7
12:00pm
Ancient Aliens
The Doomsday Prophecies
Season 4 Episode 2/15

Experts scrutinise the Maya Calendar, which predicted the world would end in 2012, and try to determine whether it could have anticipated the arrival of an extraterrestrial god

Rating: 7
1:00pm
Ancient Aliens
Da Vinci's Forbidden Codes
Season 11 Episode 2/

Researchers claim hidden messages can be found within the works of Leonardo da Vinci and other artists that may reveal an extraterrestrial influence

Rating: 7
2:00pm
Ancient Discoveries
Lost Cities
Season 4 Episode 1/6

The cutting-edge undersea archaeological techniques that are revealing sunken artefacts from the ancient world

Rating: 7.9
3:00pm
Ancient Impossible
Biggest Builds
Season 1 Episode 5/10

Documentary examining the factories of yesteryear, capable of forging enough iron to equip a Roman army and make thousands of chariots to take the ancient Egyptians to war

4:00pm
Ancient Impossible
Power Tools
Season 1 Episode 6/10

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

5:00pm
History's Most Hated
History's Most Hated: Ivan the Terrible
Season 1 Episode 8/8

The complex life of Russia's first Tsar, whose progressive early rule gave way to debauchery and mass murder

Rating: 10
6:00pm
UFO Hunters
The Real Roswell
Season 2 Episode 5/13

Investigating a theory that there was more than the previously alleged single UFO crash site in Roswell, New Mexico

Rating: 7.7
7:00pm
Ancient Aliens
The Greys
Season 4 Episode 3/15

Experts investigate mysterious beings with big heads and eyes, whose images were found carved into rocks. Known as the 'greys', they are rumoured to be alien life forms

Rating: 7
8:00pm
Ancient Aliens
Aliens and Mega-Disasters
Season 4 Episode 4/15

Experts analyse whether natural causes were responsible for the volcanoes, earthquakes and floods of ancient times - and the possibility that it was down to aliens

Rating: 7
9:00pm
Combat Machines
Spy Game
Season 1 Episode 5/8

Espionage equipment, exploring the machines that hide in the shadows, capturing, transmitting and analysing vital combat information

Rating: 10
10:00pm
Project Nazi
Hitler's Highways
Season 1 Episode 2/6

Examining the building, employment, and propaganda aspects relating to Germany's highway system in the 1930s and 1940s

Rating: 4
11:00pm
WWII's Most Daring Raids
Churchill Strikes Back
Season 1 Episode 4/6

The events of December 1941 when under cover of a fierce naval bombardment, a taskforce of elite British commandos sailed toward the Norwegian town of South Vaagso

Rating: 7
12:00am
Ancient Aliens
The Greys
Season 4 Episode 3/15

Experts investigate mysterious beings with big heads and eyes, whose images were found carved into rocks. Known as the 'greys', they are rumoured to be alien life forms

Rating: 7
1:00am
Ancient Aliens
Aliens and Mega-Disasters
Season 4 Episode 4/15

Experts analyse whether natural causes were responsible for the volcanoes, earthquakes and floods of ancient times - and the possibility that it was down to aliens

Rating: 7
2:00am
UFO Hunters
Lost UFO Files
Season 2 Episode 7/13

Examining the research of physicist James McDonald, who interviewed more than 500 witnesses of UFOs and reportedly unearthed revealing government documents

Rating: 7.7
3:00am
Ancient Impossible
Biggest Builds
Season 1 Episode 5/10

Documentary examining the factories of yesteryear, capable of forging enough iron to equip a Roman army and make thousands of chariots to take the ancient Egyptians to war

4:00am
Ancient Impossible
Power Tools
Season 1 Episode 6/10

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

Thu 28 Jun

8:00am
Ancient Impossible
Biggest Builds
Season 1 Episode 5/10

Documentary examining the factories of yesteryear, capable of forging enough iron to equip a Roman army and make thousands of chariots to take the ancient Egyptians to war

9:00am
Ancient Impossible
Power Tools
Season 1 Episode 6/10

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

10:00am
Hitler's War
Stalingrad
Season 1 Episode 4/8

The Battle of Stalingrad, which is considered by many historians to be the turning point in the Second World War in Europe, where the German army was bled dry in Russia

Rating: 2.7
11:00am
UFO Hunters
The Real Roswell
Season 2 Episode 5/13

Investigating a theory that there was more than the previously alleged single UFO crash site in Roswell, New Mexico

Rating: 7.7
12:00pm
Ancient Aliens
The Greys
Season 4 Episode 3/15

Experts investigate mysterious beings with big heads and eyes, whose images were found carved into rocks. Known as the 'greys', they are rumoured to be alien life forms

Rating: 7
1:00pm
Ancient Aliens
Aliens and Mega-Disasters
Season 4 Episode 4/15

Experts analyse whether natural causes were responsible for the volcanoes, earthquakes and floods of ancient times - and the possibility that it was down to aliens

Rating: 7
2:00pm
Ancient Discoveries
Ancient Mining Machines
Season 5 Episode 5/7

An exploration of mining machines throughout history, from the Romans, who created a hydraulic system, to generals who used the devices to dig under castle walls

Rating: 7.9
3:00pm
Ancient Impossible
Warrior Tech
Season 1 Episode 7/10

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

4:00pm
Ancient Impossible
Roman Empire
Season 1 Episode 8/10

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

5:00pm
History's Most Notorious
Caligula
Season 1 Episode 3/

Profile of the Roman emperor, who only ruled the Roman Empire for four years and died at the age of 28. Between executions, Caligula staged spectacular orgies, made love to his sister and declared himself a living god. This programme profiles the man who was a murderer and pervert, yet loving father and devoted son

6:00pm
UFO Hunters
UFO Emergency
Season 2 Episode 2/13

A radar operator describes seeing a large pulsating light in the sky near Ohio in 1994

Rating: 7.7
7:00pm
Ancient Aliens
The Nasa Connection
Season 4 Episode 5/15

Experts investigate the work of Nasa and secret government files relating to extraterrestrial activity, looking for proof of alien contact in the recent or distant past

Rating: 7
8:00pm
Ancient Aliens
Secrets of the Pyramids
Season 4 Episode 6/15

Experts explore the similarities between huge pyramids across the world, and hypothesise on whether extraterrestrials could have influenced their construction and design

Rating: 7
9:00pm
American Ripper in London
Black Heart, White City
Season 1 Episode 5/8

HH Holmes is known as America's first serial killer. In this series, Holmes' descendent Jeff Mudgett attempts to prove his ancestor and Jack the Ripper were the same individual

Rating: 7
10:00pm
The Zodiac Killer: Case Closed?
Season 1 Episode 5/5

Investigators re-examine the Zodiac, a serial killer who operated in Northern California from at least the late 1960s to the early 1970s, with perhaps upwards of 30 victims. The case has mystified authorities for almost 50 years, with the killer never knowingly apprehended

Rating: 10
11:00pm
WWII's Most Daring Raids
Easy Company's First Assault
Season 1 Episode 5/6

A mission to take out four German howitzers about to assault Utah Beach during the Normandy landings, carried out by US paratroopers from Easy Company, the 101st Airborne Division

Rating: 7
12:00am
Ancient Aliens
The Nasa Connection
Season 4 Episode 5/15

Experts investigate the work of Nasa and secret government files relating to extraterrestrial activity, looking for proof of alien contact in the recent or distant past

Rating: 7
1:00am
Ancient Aliens
Secrets of the Pyramids
Season 4 Episode 6/15

Experts explore the similarities between huge pyramids across the world, and hypothesise on whether extraterrestrials could have influenced their construction and design

Rating: 7
2:00am
UFO Hunters
The Real Roswell
Season 2 Episode 5/13

Investigating a theory that there was more than the previously alleged single UFO crash site in Roswell, New Mexico

Rating: 7.7
3:00am
Ancient Impossible
Warrior Tech
Season 1 Episode 7/10

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

4:00am
Ancient Impossible
Roman Empire
Season 1 Episode 8/10

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

Fri 29 Jun

8:00am
Ancient Impossible
Warrior Tech
Season 1 Episode 7/10

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

9:00am
Ancient Impossible
Roman Empire
Season 1 Episode 8/10

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

10:00am
Hitler's War
Normandy to the Rhine
Season 1 Episode 5/8

An insight into the Germans' perspective of events as they invaded Russia and battled to the death against Stalin's troops, featuring expert analysis, first-person accounts and archive footage from the Second World War

Rating: 2.7
11:00am
UFO Hunters
UFO Emergency
Season 2 Episode 2/13

A radar operator describes seeing a large pulsating light in the sky near Ohio in 1994

Rating: 7.7
12:00pm
Ancient Aliens
The Nasa Connection
Season 4 Episode 5/15

Experts investigate the work of Nasa and secret government files relating to extraterrestrial activity, looking for proof of alien contact in the recent or distant past

Rating: 7
1:00pm
Ancient Aliens
Secrets of the Pyramids
Season 4 Episode 6/15

Experts explore the similarities between huge pyramids across the world, and hypothesise on whether extraterrestrials could have influenced their construction and design

Rating: 7
2:00pm
Ancient Discoveries
Ancient Special Forces
Season 6 Episode 8/13

Experts explore the technology of ancient man and consider how they were far more advanced than history books suggest, with their battleships powered by bulls, arrow machine guns and primitive computers

Rating: 7.9
3:00pm
Ancient Impossible
Greatest Ships
Season 1 Episode 9/10

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

4:00pm
Ancient Impossible
Extreme Engineering
Season 1 Episode 10/10

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

5:00pm
History's Most Notorious
Casanova
Season 1 Episode 4/

Profile of the legendary Lothario, an Italian adventurer and author, who lived in the late 1700s and became famous for his often complicated and elaborate affairs with women. The documentary is illustrated with paintings from the era and featuring extracts from his original memoirs

6:00pm
UFO Hunters
UFO Storm
Season 2 Episode 9/13

An investigation into some of the cases described in previously classified UFO files that were released in the UK

Rating: 7.7
7:00pm
Ancient Aliens
Aliens and Bigfoot
Season 4 Episode 7/15

Ancient astronaut theorists hunt for evidence linking Bigfoot to alien species from the distant past, and ask whether the ape-like creature, which some people believe inhabits forests, could be an extraterrestrial

Rating: 7
8:00pm
Ancient Aliens
The Einstein Factor
Season 4 Episode 8/15

Ancient astronaut experts examine whether the minds of Einstein and Galileo could have been superhuman and explore extraterrestrial connections with the historical figures

Rating: 7
9:00pm
DB Cooper: Case Closed?
Part Two
Season 1 Episode 2/2

The concluding part of the investigation into the curious case of the besuited hijacker who came to be known as DB Cooper

Rating: 9
11:00pm
WWII's Most Daring Raids
Stealing Hitler's Radar
Season 1 Episode 6/6

Detailing how an elite group of British paratroopers managed to launch a midnight raid in order to capture Hitler's unusual radar equipment

Rating: 7
12:00am
Ancient Aliens
Aliens and Bigfoot
Season 4 Episode 7/15

Ancient astronaut theorists hunt for evidence linking Bigfoot to alien species from the distant past, and ask whether the ape-like creature, which some people believe inhabits forests, could be an extraterrestrial

Rating: 7
1:00am
Ancient Aliens
The Einstein Factor
Season 4 Episode 8/15

Ancient astronaut experts examine whether the minds of Einstein and Galileo could have been superhuman and explore extraterrestrial connections with the historical figures

Rating: 7
2:00am
UFO Hunters
UFO Emergency
Season 2 Episode 2/13

A radar operator describes seeing a large pulsating light in the sky near Ohio in 1994

Rating: 7.7
3:00am
Ancient Impossible
Greatest Ships
Season 1 Episode 9/10

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

4:00am
Ancient Impossible
Extreme Engineering
Season 1 Episode 10/10

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

Sat 30 Jun

8:00am
Dogfights
Death of the Luftwaffe
Season 2 Episode 16/18

The story of the Nazis' last significant air offensive, which was launched on 1 January 1945 and proved so disastrous it ended the Luftwaffe as an effective fighting force

Rating: 8.8
9:00am
Dogfights
Mig Killers of Midway
Season 2 Episode 14/18

Veterans recall the USS Midway's battles with North Vietnamese MiGs

Rating: 8.8
10:00am
Dogfights
Tuskegee Airmen
Season 2 Episode 13/18

How the success of an all-black fighter squadron known as the Tuskegee Airmen helped to overcome racial prejudice

Rating: 8.8
11:00am
The Lowe Files
Bigfoot
Season 1 Episode 7/9

Actor Rob Lowe and his family investigate more strange phenomena, this time travelling up to the Redwood Forest to visit the Hoopa Indian Reservation, a hotspot for sightings of Sasquatch, a creature also known as Bigfoot

Rating: 10
11:30am
The Lowe Files
It's All About the Journey
Season 1 Episode 9/9

From the paranormal to the extraterrestrial to mysteries, legend and lore, actor Rob Lowe and his family reflect back on their adventures

Rating: 10
12:00pm
Ancient Aliens
Shiva the Destroyer
Season 9 Episode 16/16

Of all the Hindu gods, none is more important than Shiva, the great destroyer. This programme contemplates whether the deity could have been the leader of an extraterrestrial race

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

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

Rating: 7
2:00pm
Engineering an Empire
Rome: Engineering an Empire
Season 1 Episode 9/10

The Roman Empire was ruled by visionaries and tyrants, whose accomplishments ranged from the awe-inspiring to the deplorable. This documentary examines the engineering feats that set it apart from other civilisations in the world at that time

Rating: 8.3
4:00pm
WWII in 3D
Pioneering 3D footage from national archives provide an insight into life in Nazi Germany, and photographs of troops who fought on both sides of the conflict offer a detailed perspective of the day-to-day duties of active service in the 1940s

5:00pm
Combat Trains
First World War
Season 1 Episode 7/8

Documentary series exploring the role of trains in the major conflicts of the past 150 years. This instalment considers the First World War of 1914 to 1918

6:00pm
Combat Trains
Second World War: Homefront
Season 1 Episode 8/8

Documentary series exploring the role of trains in the major conflicts of the past 150 years. This instalment considers the Second World War of 1939 to 1944

7:00pm
Monsterquest
Snowbeast Slaughter
Season 1 Episode 13/13

A team scales Pikes Peak to hunt for a legendary hairy creature said to roam the Colorado Rockies

8:00pm
Monsterquest
Real Dragons
Season 2 Episode 19/

A team travels to Australia's Blue Mountains in search of evidence that the huge megalania lizard isn't extinct, while another studies its closest living cousin - the Komodo dragon

9:00pm
The Lost Pyramid
Egyptologists uncover what they believe is the missing pyramid of Giza, thought to have been built by the Khufu dynasty pharaoh Djedefre, about whom little is known except for rumours of incest and murder. After 12 years of excavations, the experts are able to unlock the secrets of Egypt's powerful family and piece together detail of the Giza plateau, which could have been lost to the sands for ever

Rating: 6.9
11:00pm
WWII in 3D
Pioneering 3D footage from national archives provide an insight into life in Nazi Germany, and photographs of troops who fought on both sides of the conflict offer a detailed perspective of the day-to-day duties of active service in the 1940s

12:00am
American Ripper in London
Black Heart, White City
Season 1 Episode 5/8

HH Holmes is known as America's first serial killer. In this series, Holmes' descendent Jeff Mudgett attempts to prove his ancestor and Jack the Ripper were the same individual

Rating: 7
1:00am
Combat Trains
Second World War: Homefront
Season 1 Episode 8/8

Documentary series exploring the role of trains in the major conflicts of the past 150 years. This instalment considers the Second World War of 1939 to 1944

2:00am
Combat Trains
First World War
Season 1 Episode 7/8

Documentary series exploring the role of trains in the major conflicts of the past 150 years. This instalment considers the First World War of 1914 to 1918

3:00am
Engineering an Empire
Rome: Engineering an Empire
Season 1 Episode 9/10

The Roman Empire was ruled by visionaries and tyrants, whose accomplishments ranged from the awe-inspiring to the deplorable. This documentary examines the engineering feats that set it apart from other civilisations in the world at that time

Rating: 8.3