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Thu 19 Jul

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

Rating: 4.1
9:00am
Tigers About the House
Season 1 Episode 4/4

As Giles Clark's adopted tiger cubs begin to grow into their maturity, the time arrives for them to leave his home and return to Australia Zoo. Last in the series
(Subtitles) (Audio Described)

Rating: 1.7
10:00am
This Wild Life
Chaos in the Camp
Season 1 Episode 7/12

Saba's guests are accidentally stranded at a remote airstrip in the scorching African sun, as the summer heats up, and the race is on to pick them up, while Saba prepares the camp for their arrival. Meanwhile, husband Frank puts himself on the frontline in the fight against ivory poachers
(Subtitles)

Rating: 7.5
10:30am
This Wild Life
The River Crossing
Season 1 Episode 8/12

The drought begins to make everyday life difficult for the people and animals in Kenya's Samburu National Park, and Saba's plan to track down elephants for her guests goes wrong. Frank is concerned about a herd of young orphaned elephants heading into danger with no leader to guide them to safety
(Subtitles)

Rating: 7.5
11:00am
Polar Bear Town
Season 1 Episode 5/6

The bears are set to be released from their holding facility as winter sets in
(Subtitles)

12:00pm
24 Hours on Earth
Day
Season 1 Episode 1/2

Documentary revealing how the changing position of the sun over the course of a day affects the behaviour of animals and plants across the planet. From the moment it rises, animals are waiting, ready to take advantage of the opportunities that the sun creates, from the chameleon that uses solar power to survive to a family of lemurs enjoying the early morning heat. However, sunlight also plunges creatures into crisis, as for some the height of the day is the most dangerous time
(Subtitles)

Rating: 5.2
1:00pm
How Earth Made Us
Fire
Season 1 Episode 4/5

Iain Stewart explores humanity's double-edged relationship with fire, which has simultaneously proven to be a crucial source of energy and a force for destruction. Along the way he takes a therapeutic bath in crude oil, and learns how fire played a vital role in the Industrial Revolution in Britain but held back China's development
(Subtitles)

Rating: 7.8
2:00pm
Uranium: Twisting the Dragon's Tail
Season 1 Episode 2/2

Part two of two. Physicist Dr Derek Muller travels around the world to unlock the secrets of uranium, exploring the element's past, present and future uses along the way

Rating: 10
3:00pm
This Wild Life
Chaos in the Camp
Season 1 Episode 7/12

Saba's guests are accidentally stranded at a remote airstrip in the scorching African sun, as the summer heats up, and the race is on to pick them up, while Saba prepares the camp for their arrival. Meanwhile, husband Frank puts himself on the frontline in the fight against ivory poachers
(Subtitles)

Rating: 7.5
3:30pm
This Wild Life
The River Crossing
Season 1 Episode 8/12

The drought begins to make everyday life difficult for the people and animals in Kenya's Samburu National Park, and Saba's plan to track down elephants for her guests goes wrong. Frank is concerned about a herd of young orphaned elephants heading into danger with no leader to guide them to safety
(Subtitles)

Rating: 7.5
4:00pm
Polar Bear Town
Season 1 Episode 5/6

The bears are set to be released from their holding facility as winter sets in
(Subtitles)

5:00pm
24 Hours on Earth
Day
Season 1 Episode 1/2

Documentary revealing how the changing position of the sun over the course of a day affects the behaviour of animals and plants across the planet. From the moment it rises, animals are waiting, ready to take advantage of the opportunities that the sun creates, from the chameleon that uses solar power to survive to a family of lemurs enjoying the early morning heat. However, sunlight also plunges creatures into crisis, as for some the height of the day is the most dangerous time
(Subtitles)

Rating: 5.2
6:00pm
Tigers About the House
Season 1 Episode 4/4

As Giles Clark's adopted tiger cubs begin to grow into their maturity, the time arrives for them to leave his home and return to Australia Zoo. Last in the series
(Subtitles) (Audio Described)

Rating: 1.7
7:00pm
This Wild Life
Chaos in the Camp
Season 1 Episode 7/12

Saba's guests are accidentally stranded at a remote airstrip in the scorching African sun, as the summer heats up, and the race is on to pick them up, while Saba prepares the camp for their arrival. Meanwhile, husband Frank puts himself on the frontline in the fight against ivory poachers
(Subtitles)

Rating: 7.5
7:30pm
This Wild Life
The River Crossing
Season 1 Episode 8/12

The drought begins to make everyday life difficult for the people and animals in Kenya's Samburu National Park, and Saba's plan to track down elephants for her guests goes wrong. Frank is concerned about a herd of young orphaned elephants heading into danger with no leader to guide them to safety
(Subtitles)

Rating: 7.5
8:00pm
Polar Bear Town
Season 1 Episode 5/6

The bears are set to be released from their holding facility as winter sets in
(Subtitles)

9:00pm
24 Hours on Earth
Day
Season 1 Episode 1/2

Documentary revealing how the changing position of the sun over the course of a day affects the behaviour of animals and plants across the planet. From the moment it rises, animals are waiting, ready to take advantage of the opportunities that the sun creates, from the chameleon that uses solar power to survive to a family of lemurs enjoying the early morning heat. However, sunlight also plunges creatures into crisis, as for some the height of the day is the most dangerous time
(Subtitles)

Rating: 5.2
10:00pm
How Earth Made Us
Fire
Season 1 Episode 4/5

Iain Stewart explores humanity's double-edged relationship with fire, which has simultaneously proven to be a crucial source of energy and a force for destruction. Along the way he takes a therapeutic bath in crude oil, and learns how fire played a vital role in the Industrial Revolution in Britain but held back China's development
(Subtitles)

Rating: 7.8
11:00pm
Uranium: Twisting the Dragon's Tail
Season 1 Episode 2/2

Part two of two. Physicist Dr Derek Muller travels around the world to unlock the secrets of uranium, exploring the element's past, present and future uses along the way

Rating: 10
12:00am
Tigers About the House
Season 1 Episode 4/4

As Giles Clark's adopted tiger cubs begin to grow into their maturity, the time arrives for them to leave his home and return to Australia Zoo. Last in the series
(Subtitles) (Audio Described)

Rating: 1.7
1:00am
This Wild Life
Chaos in the Camp
Season 1 Episode 7/12

Saba's guests are accidentally stranded at a remote airstrip in the scorching African sun, as the summer heats up, and the race is on to pick them up, while Saba prepares the camp for their arrival. Meanwhile, husband Frank puts himself on the frontline in the fight against ivory poachers
(Subtitles)

Rating: 7.5
1:30am
This Wild Life
The River Crossing
Season 1 Episode 8/12

The drought begins to make everyday life difficult for the people and animals in Kenya's Samburu National Park, and Saba's plan to track down elephants for her guests goes wrong. Frank is concerned about a herd of young orphaned elephants heading into danger with no leader to guide them to safety
(Subtitles)

Rating: 7.5
2:00am
Polar Bear Town
Season 1 Episode 5/6

The bears are set to be released from their holding facility as winter sets in
(Subtitles)

3:00am
24 Hours on Earth
Day
Season 1 Episode 1/2

Documentary revealing how the changing position of the sun over the course of a day affects the behaviour of animals and plants across the planet. From the moment it rises, animals are waiting, ready to take advantage of the opportunities that the sun creates, from the chameleon that uses solar power to survive to a family of lemurs enjoying the early morning heat. However, sunlight also plunges creatures into crisis, as for some the height of the day is the most dangerous time
(Subtitles)

Rating: 5.2
3:50am
How Earth Made Us
Fire
Season 1 Episode 4/5

Iain Stewart explores humanity's double-edged relationship with fire, which has simultaneously proven to be a crucial source of energy and a force for destruction. Along the way he takes a therapeutic bath in crude oil, and learns how fire played a vital role in the Industrial Revolution in Britain but held back China's development
(Subtitles)

Rating: 7.8
4:40am
Monster Bug Wars
Mother of All Wars
Season 2 Episode 4/7

A baby scorpion takes on a pirate spider, a comb-footed spider battles a spitting spider, and a lichen bark mantis fights a rock spider
(Subtitles)

Rating: 5.5
5:25am
Deadly 60 on a Mission
Mexico and Panama
Season 1 Episode 3/6

Steve Backshall continues his search for the world's deadliest creatures by heading to Mexico, where he encounters an aquatic predator so dangerous that he has to wear chain-mail to get close to it. He also meets the world's biggest wasp species and goes snake-hunting, before heading to Panama, where he finds a harpy eagle and a colony of bullet ants

Rating: 6.2

Fri 20 Jul

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

Rating: 4.1
9:00am
Tigers About the House
Tigers About the House - What Happened Next
Season 2 Episode 1/2

First of a two-part programme catching up with zookeeper Giles Clark and the Sumatran tiger cubs he was hand-rearing in his home in the suburbs of Queensland. Spot and Stripe are approaching their first birthdays and Giles has his hands full guiding them from adolescence into adulthood, while Spot faces uncertainty about his eyesight and his relationship with Stripe. The Clarks also make a big decision to safeguard the cub's wild cousins, with Giles, his wife Kerri and son Kynan embarking on a road trip through Indonesia with the aim of helping to protect endangered species
(Subtitles) (Audio Described)

Rating: 1.7
10:00am
This Wild Life
Monkeys in the Kitchen
Season 1 Episode 9/12

With the drought biting hard, food is in short supply and intrepid monkeys invade the family's safari camp, while lack of water means Saba Douglas-Hamilton is struggling to give her guests the experience they expect. Frank and David set off on a dangerous mission to help the biggest bull elephant in northern Kenya
(Subtitles)

Rating: 7.5
10:30am
This Wild Life
Elephant Baby Boom
Season 1 Episode 10/12

The family and the camp team celebrate the end of the tourist season, Samburu-style. Saba watches over the elephant mothers as they are about to give birth, and Frank and David try to safeguard the future of Samburu's wildlife
(Subtitles)

Rating: 7.5
11:00am
Polar Bear Town
Season 1 Episode 6/6

The polar bear season in Manitoba, Canada is now over, and the bear females head south to give birth
(Subtitles)

12:00pm
24 Hours on Earth
Night
Season 1 Episode 2/2

Documentary observing nature as night falls. Dusk sees three million wrinkle-lipped bats flying out of their cave to feast on nocturnal insects, while a sea dragon courts a female in the dying light of the Australian reef, and a pride of lions use their powerful eyesight to go hunting in the dark
(Subtitles)

Rating: 5.2
1:00pm
How Earth Made Us
The Human Planet
Season 1 Episode 5/5

Having documented the planetary forces that have shaped the development of civilisations, Iain Stewart discovers how this relationship has been reciprocated. He examines how the advent of farming prevented the world from slipping into a new ice age, and demonstrates why humanity unwittingly caused a catastrophic mudslide in Indonesia
(Subtitles)

Rating: 7.8
2:00pm
Uranium: Twisting the Dragon's Tail
Season 1 Episode 1/2

Part one of two. Physicist Dr Derek Muller travels around the world to unlock the secrets of uranium, exploring the element's past, present and future uses along the way

Rating: 10
3:00pm
This Wild Life
Monkeys in the Kitchen
Season 1 Episode 9/12

With the drought biting hard, food is in short supply and intrepid monkeys invade the family's safari camp, while lack of water means Saba Douglas-Hamilton is struggling to give her guests the experience they expect. Frank and David set off on a dangerous mission to help the biggest bull elephant in northern Kenya
(Subtitles)

Rating: 7.5
3:30pm
This Wild Life
Elephant Baby Boom
Season 1 Episode 10/12

The family and the camp team celebrate the end of the tourist season, Samburu-style. Saba watches over the elephant mothers as they are about to give birth, and Frank and David try to safeguard the future of Samburu's wildlife
(Subtitles)

Rating: 7.5
4:00pm
Polar Bear Town
Season 1 Episode 6/6

The polar bear season in Manitoba, Canada is now over, and the bear females head south to give birth
(Subtitles)

5:00pm
24 Hours on Earth
Night
Season 1 Episode 2/2

Documentary observing nature as night falls. Dusk sees three million wrinkle-lipped bats flying out of their cave to feast on nocturnal insects, while a sea dragon courts a female in the dying light of the Australian reef, and a pride of lions use their powerful eyesight to go hunting in the dark
(Subtitles)

Rating: 5.2
6:00pm
Tigers About the House
Tigers About the House - What Happened Next
Season 2 Episode 1/2

First of a two-part programme catching up with zookeeper Giles Clark and the Sumatran tiger cubs he was hand-rearing in his home in the suburbs of Queensland. Spot and Stripe are approaching their first birthdays and Giles has his hands full guiding them from adolescence into adulthood, while Spot faces uncertainty about his eyesight and his relationship with Stripe. The Clarks also make a big decision to safeguard the cub's wild cousins, with Giles, his wife Kerri and son Kynan embarking on a road trip through Indonesia with the aim of helping to protect endangered species
(Subtitles) (Audio Described)

Rating: 1.7
7:00pm
This Wild Life
Monkeys in the Kitchen
Season 1 Episode 9/12

With the drought biting hard, food is in short supply and intrepid monkeys invade the family's safari camp, while lack of water means Saba Douglas-Hamilton is struggling to give her guests the experience they expect. Frank and David set off on a dangerous mission to help the biggest bull elephant in northern Kenya
(Subtitles)

Rating: 7.5
7:30pm
This Wild Life
Elephant Baby Boom
Season 1 Episode 10/12

The family and the camp team celebrate the end of the tourist season, Samburu-style. Saba watches over the elephant mothers as they are about to give birth, and Frank and David try to safeguard the future of Samburu's wildlife
(Subtitles)

Rating: 7.5
8:00pm
Polar Bear Town
Season 1 Episode 6/6

The polar bear season in Manitoba, Canada is now over, and the bear females head south to give birth
(Subtitles)

9:00pm
24 Hours on Earth
Night
Season 1 Episode 2/2

Documentary observing nature as night falls. Dusk sees three million wrinkle-lipped bats flying out of their cave to feast on nocturnal insects, while a sea dragon courts a female in the dying light of the Australian reef, and a pride of lions use their powerful eyesight to go hunting in the dark
(Subtitles)

Rating: 5.2
10:00pm
How Earth Made Us
The Human Planet
Season 1 Episode 5/5

Having documented the planetary forces that have shaped the development of civilisations, Iain Stewart discovers how this relationship has been reciprocated. He examines how the advent of farming prevented the world from slipping into a new ice age, and demonstrates why humanity unwittingly caused a catastrophic mudslide in Indonesia
(Subtitles)

Rating: 7.8
11:00pm
Uranium: Twisting the Dragon's Tail
Season 1 Episode 1/2

Part one of two. Physicist Dr Derek Muller travels around the world to unlock the secrets of uranium, exploring the element's past, present and future uses along the way

Rating: 10
12:00am
Tigers About the House
Tigers About the House - What Happened Next
Season 2 Episode 1/2

First of a two-part programme catching up with zookeeper Giles Clark and the Sumatran tiger cubs he was hand-rearing in his home in the suburbs of Queensland. Spot and Stripe are approaching their first birthdays and Giles has his hands full guiding them from adolescence into adulthood, while Spot faces uncertainty about his eyesight and his relationship with Stripe. The Clarks also make a big decision to safeguard the cub's wild cousins, with Giles, his wife Kerri and son Kynan embarking on a road trip through Indonesia with the aim of helping to protect endangered species
(Subtitles) (Audio Described)

Rating: 1.7
1:00am
This Wild Life
Monkeys in the Kitchen
Season 1 Episode 9/12

With the drought biting hard, food is in short supply and intrepid monkeys invade the family's safari camp, while lack of water means Saba Douglas-Hamilton is struggling to give her guests the experience they expect. Frank and David set off on a dangerous mission to help the biggest bull elephant in northern Kenya
(Subtitles)

Rating: 7.5
1:30am
This Wild Life
Elephant Baby Boom
Season 1 Episode 10/12

The family and the camp team celebrate the end of the tourist season, Samburu-style. Saba watches over the elephant mothers as they are about to give birth, and Frank and David try to safeguard the future of Samburu's wildlife
(Subtitles)

Rating: 7.5
2:00am
Polar Bear Town
Season 1 Episode 6/6

The polar bear season in Manitoba, Canada is now over, and the bear females head south to give birth
(Subtitles)

3:00am
24 Hours on Earth
Night
Season 1 Episode 2/2

Documentary observing nature as night falls. Dusk sees three million wrinkle-lipped bats flying out of their cave to feast on nocturnal insects, while a sea dragon courts a female in the dying light of the Australian reef, and a pride of lions use their powerful eyesight to go hunting in the dark
(Subtitles)

Rating: 5.2
3:50am
How Earth Made Us
The Human Planet
Season 1 Episode 5/5

Having documented the planetary forces that have shaped the development of civilisations, Iain Stewart discovers how this relationship has been reciprocated. He examines how the advent of farming prevented the world from slipping into a new ice age, and demonstrates why humanity unwittingly caused a catastrophic mudslide in Indonesia
(Subtitles)

Rating: 7.8
4:40am
Monster Bug Wars
Murderous Intent
Season 2 Episode 5/7

Dinosaur ants battle a group of trap jaw ants, a costa rican cellar spider tackles a geophilid centipede and a leaf cutter ant spider takes on a speckled house spider
(Subtitles)

Rating: 5.5
5:25am
Deadly 60 on a Mission
Philippines
Season 1 Episode 4/6

Steve Backshall travels to the Philippines in south-east Asia, where he encounters a living dinosaur and an arachnid with legs four times longer than its body. He also meets a shark that can usually only be found in deep waters, swims with one of the world's deadliest snakes and sees a deceptively docile-looking predator in the jungle

Rating: 6.2

Sat 21 Jul

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

Rating: 4.1
9:00am
Planet Earth
From Pole to Pole
Season 1 Episode 1/11

David Attenborough narrates the documentary exploring Earth's natural history and the factors that have affected it. The first edition examines how the sun affects life on Earth through the seasons, following a polar bear preparing its cubs for a long journey to avoid becoming stranded on floating glaciers. Narrated by David Attenborough
(Subtitles) (Audio Described)

Rating: 7
10:00am
Planet Earth
Freshwater
Season 1 Episode 3/11

A tour of the mightiest rivers in the world, from the deep waters of Siberia's Lake Baikal, home to the world's only freshwater seal, to the wetlands downstream of Earth's tallest waterfall patrolled by frenzied piranhas. There is also footage of the lightning-quick ambush of wildebeest by crocodiles in Africa and macaque monkeys swimming underwater to catch crabs in Indonesia. Presented by David Attenborough
(Subtitles) (Audio Described)

Rating: 7
11:00am
Planet Earth
Caves
Season 1 Episode 4/11

David Attenborough looks at the world's caves, including the Lechuguilla Cave in America, which contains chambers filled with 6m-long crystals. He observes creatures in Texas and Thailand that never see daylight, and inside Deer Cave in Borneo he finds five million bats whose droppings support an entire ecosystem
(Subtitles) (Audio Described)

Rating: 7
12:00pm
Planet Earth
Mountains
Season 1 Episode 2/11

The nature series looks at animals that live on some of the world's highest mountains. Cameras show gelada baboons screaming to frighten off predators in Ethiopia, demoiselle cranes struggling to migrate over the Himalayas, snow leopards hunting on the peaks of Pakistan and a wild giant panda nursing a baby in a hillside cave. Presented by David Attenborough
(Subtitles) (Audio Described)

Rating: 7
1:00pm
Planet Earth
Deserts
Season 1 Episode 5/11

David Attenborough focuses on animals living in deserts. Cameras explore the dry Atacama of Chile, where guanacos survive by licking dew off cacti, and capture the rare sight of wild camels eating snow to stay hydrated on Mongolia's Gobi plains. In the rocky Namibian desert, elephants desperately search for food and lions wander the wilderness hunting oryx
(Subtitles) (Audio Described)

Rating: 7
2:00pm
Planet Earth
Ice Worlds
Season 1 Episode 6/11

Camera crews follow the activities of wildlife in the Arctic and Antarctic, including an emperor penguin colony's nine-month migration across sea ice to its breeding ground. The team also takes aerial and underwater shots to capture humpback whales feeding and tracks a male polar bear as it swims 100km to find new ice from which to hunt seals
(Subtitles) (Audio Described)

Rating: 7
3:00pm
Planet Earth
From Pole to Pole
Season 1 Episode 1/11

David Attenborough narrates the documentary exploring Earth's natural history and the factors that have affected it. The first edition examines how the sun affects life on Earth through the seasons, following a polar bear preparing its cubs for a long journey to avoid becoming stranded on floating glaciers. Narrated by David Attenborough
(Subtitles) (Audio Described)

Rating: 7
4:00pm
Planet Earth
Freshwater
Season 1 Episode 3/11

A tour of the mightiest rivers in the world, from the deep waters of Siberia's Lake Baikal, home to the world's only freshwater seal, to the wetlands downstream of Earth's tallest waterfall patrolled by frenzied piranhas. There is also footage of the lightning-quick ambush of wildebeest by crocodiles in Africa and macaque monkeys swimming underwater to catch crabs in Indonesia. Presented by David Attenborough
(Subtitles) (Audio Described)

Rating: 7
5:00pm
Planet Earth
Caves
Season 1 Episode 4/11

David Attenborough looks at the world's caves, including the Lechuguilla Cave in America, which contains chambers filled with 6m-long crystals. He observes creatures in Texas and Thailand that never see daylight, and inside Deer Cave in Borneo he finds five million bats whose droppings support an entire ecosystem
(Subtitles) (Audio Described)

Rating: 7
6:00pm
Planet Earth
Mountains
Season 1 Episode 2/11

The nature series looks at animals that live on some of the world's highest mountains. Cameras show gelada baboons screaming to frighten off predators in Ethiopia, demoiselle cranes struggling to migrate over the Himalayas, snow leopards hunting on the peaks of Pakistan and a wild giant panda nursing a baby in a hillside cave. Presented by David Attenborough
(Subtitles) (Audio Described)

Rating: 7
7:00pm
Planet Earth
Deserts
Season 1 Episode 5/11

David Attenborough focuses on animals living in deserts. Cameras explore the dry Atacama of Chile, where guanacos survive by licking dew off cacti, and capture the rare sight of wild camels eating snow to stay hydrated on Mongolia's Gobi plains. In the rocky Namibian desert, elephants desperately search for food and lions wander the wilderness hunting oryx
(Subtitles) (Audio Described)

Rating: 7
8:00pm
Planet Earth
Ice Worlds
Season 1 Episode 6/11

Camera crews follow the activities of wildlife in the Arctic and Antarctic, including an emperor penguin colony's nine-month migration across sea ice to its breeding ground. The team also takes aerial and underwater shots to capture humpback whales feeding and tracks a male polar bear as it swims 100km to find new ice from which to hunt seals
(Subtitles) (Audio Described)

Rating: 7
9:00pm
Planet Earth
From Pole to Pole
Season 1 Episode 1/11

David Attenborough narrates the documentary exploring Earth's natural history and the factors that have affected it. The first edition examines how the sun affects life on Earth through the seasons, following a polar bear preparing its cubs for a long journey to avoid becoming stranded on floating glaciers. Narrated by David Attenborough
(Subtitles) (Audio Described)

Rating: 7
10:00pm
Planet Earth
Freshwater
Season 1 Episode 3/11

A tour of the mightiest rivers in the world, from the deep waters of Siberia's Lake Baikal, home to the world's only freshwater seal, to the wetlands downstream of Earth's tallest waterfall patrolled by frenzied piranhas. There is also footage of the lightning-quick ambush of wildebeest by crocodiles in Africa and macaque monkeys swimming underwater to catch crabs in Indonesia. Presented by David Attenborough
(Subtitles) (Audio Described)

Rating: 7
11:00pm
Planet Earth
Caves
Season 1 Episode 4/11

David Attenborough looks at the world's caves, including the Lechuguilla Cave in America, which contains chambers filled with 6m-long crystals. He observes creatures in Texas and Thailand that never see daylight, and inside Deer Cave in Borneo he finds five million bats whose droppings support an entire ecosystem
(Subtitles) (Audio Described)

Rating: 7
12:00am
Planet Earth
Mountains
Season 1 Episode 2/11

The nature series looks at animals that live on some of the world's highest mountains. Cameras show gelada baboons screaming to frighten off predators in Ethiopia, demoiselle cranes struggling to migrate over the Himalayas, snow leopards hunting on the peaks of Pakistan and a wild giant panda nursing a baby in a hillside cave. Presented by David Attenborough
(Subtitles) (Audio Described)

Rating: 7
1:00am
Planet Earth
Deserts
Season 1 Episode 5/11

David Attenborough focuses on animals living in deserts. Cameras explore the dry Atacama of Chile, where guanacos survive by licking dew off cacti, and capture the rare sight of wild camels eating snow to stay hydrated on Mongolia's Gobi plains. In the rocky Namibian desert, elephants desperately search for food and lions wander the wilderness hunting oryx
(Subtitles) (Audio Described)

Rating: 7
2:00am
Planet Earth
Ice Worlds
Season 1 Episode 6/11

Camera crews follow the activities of wildlife in the Arctic and Antarctic, including an emperor penguin colony's nine-month migration across sea ice to its breeding ground. The team also takes aerial and underwater shots to capture humpback whales feeding and tracks a male polar bear as it swims 100km to find new ice from which to hunt seals
(Subtitles) (Audio Described)

Rating: 7
3:00am
Planet Earth
From Pole to Pole
Season 1 Episode 1/11

David Attenborough narrates the documentary exploring Earth's natural history and the factors that have affected it. The first edition examines how the sun affects life on Earth through the seasons, following a polar bear preparing its cubs for a long journey to avoid becoming stranded on floating glaciers. Narrated by David Attenborough
(Subtitles) (Audio Described)

Rating: 7
3:50am
Planet Earth
Freshwater
Season 1 Episode 3/11

A tour of the mightiest rivers in the world, from the deep waters of Siberia's Lake Baikal, home to the world's only freshwater seal, to the wetlands downstream of Earth's tallest waterfall patrolled by frenzied piranhas. There is also footage of the lightning-quick ambush of wildebeest by crocodiles in Africa and macaque monkeys swimming underwater to catch crabs in Indonesia. Presented by David Attenborough
(Subtitles) (Audio Described)

Rating: 7
4:40am
Monster Bug Wars
Super Slayers
Season 2 Episode 6/7

A leaf-tailed mantis tackles a sunburst raspy cricket, a spiny spider takes on a camouflaged crab spider and an underwater mudeye duels with a water bug
(Subtitles)

Rating: 5.5
5:30am
Deadly 60 on a Mission
South Africa and Namibia
Season 1 Episode 5/6

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

Rating: 6.2

Sun 22 Jul

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

Rating: 4.1
9:00am
Planet Earth
Great Plains
Season 1 Episode 7/11

The wildlife on the great plains of Africa, Asia, North America and the Arctic, which cover a quarter of the land on Earth. The distinctive Tibetan fox is captured on film for the first time, while a herd of caribou migrates 2,000 miles across the tundra in search of grass. Night vision equipment tracks a pride of 30 lions hunting elephants in the tropical African savannah near one of the region's few remaining waterholes. Presented by David Attenborough
(Subtitles) (Audio Described)

Rating: 7
10:00am
Planet Earth
Seasonal Forests
Season 1 Episode 10/11

An insight into woodlands around the world, from the stunted conifers cloaked in snow and ice in the Arctic forests, to the broadleaf woods in North America and Europe. Also featured are the 100m-high giant redwoods of California, as well as Madagascar's unusual upside-down trees, which store water in their swollen trunks and harbour strange wildlife. Presented by David Attenborough
(Subtitles) (Audio Described)

Rating: 7
11:00am
Planet Earth
Jungles
Season 1 Episode 8/11

David Attenborough observes some of the varied species to be found in tropical rainforests, from the amusing courtship rituals of the birds of paradise and a chimpanzee group defending its territory to a flying-frog mating orgy and the sinister parasitic fungi cordyceps, which eat their victims alive
(Subtitles) (Audio Described)

Rating: 7
12:00pm
Planet Earth
Shallow Seas
Season 1 Episode 9/11

Following the epic journey of a humpback whale and its calf as they travel from a tropical paradise to the species' great feeding ground in the icy polar seas. David Attenborough also observes footage of colonies of seabirds in the Arabian desert and surfing dolphins in Australia that swim onto the beach to catch their fish
(Subtitles) (Audio Described)

Rating: 7
1:00pm
Planet Earth
Ocean Deep
Season 1 Episode 11/11

An exploration of the survival techniques used by creatures inhabiting the deep oceans of the world, where adaptation is paramount for those dwelling on the surface as well as below. Pods of dolphins are filmed charging in search of prey, surprising methods for conserving energy are revealed as deep-sea octopuses `fly' with wings, and vampire squid use bioluminescence to create a colourful display
(Subtitles) (Audio Described)

Rating: 7
2:00pm
Planet Earth
Great Plains
Season 1 Episode 7/11

The wildlife on the great plains of Africa, Asia, North America and the Arctic, which cover a quarter of the land on Earth. The distinctive Tibetan fox is captured on film for the first time, while a herd of caribou migrates 2,000 miles across the tundra in search of grass. Night vision equipment tracks a pride of 30 lions hunting elephants in the tropical African savannah near one of the region's few remaining waterholes. Presented by David Attenborough
(Subtitles) (Audio Described)

Rating: 7
3:00pm
Planet Earth
Seasonal Forests
Season 1 Episode 10/11

An insight into woodlands around the world, from the stunted conifers cloaked in snow and ice in the Arctic forests, to the broadleaf woods in North America and Europe. Also featured are the 100m-high giant redwoods of California, as well as Madagascar's unusual upside-down trees, which store water in their swollen trunks and harbour strange wildlife. Presented by David Attenborough
(Subtitles) (Audio Described)

Rating: 7
4:00pm
Planet Earth
Jungles
Season 1 Episode 8/11

David Attenborough observes some of the varied species to be found in tropical rainforests, from the amusing courtship rituals of the birds of paradise and a chimpanzee group defending its territory to a flying-frog mating orgy and the sinister parasitic fungi cordyceps, which eat their victims alive
(Subtitles) (Audio Described)

Rating: 7
5:00pm
Planet Earth
Shallow Seas
Season 1 Episode 9/11

Following the epic journey of a humpback whale and its calf as they travel from a tropical paradise to the species' great feeding ground in the icy polar seas. David Attenborough also observes footage of colonies of seabirds in the Arabian desert and surfing dolphins in Australia that swim onto the beach to catch their fish
(Subtitles) (Audio Described)

Rating: 7
6:00pm
Planet Earth
Ocean Deep
Season 1 Episode 11/11

An exploration of the survival techniques used by creatures inhabiting the deep oceans of the world, where adaptation is paramount for those dwelling on the surface as well as below. Pods of dolphins are filmed charging in search of prey, surprising methods for conserving energy are revealed as deep-sea octopuses `fly' with wings, and vampire squid use bioluminescence to create a colourful display
(Subtitles) (Audio Described)

Rating: 7
7:00pm
Planet Earth II
Islands
Season 2 Episode 1/6

Footage of wildlife that inhabit remote islands, revealing the advantages and disadvantages of the creatures' habitat. Three-toed sloths in the Caribbean and nesting albatross enjoy a peaceful existence untroubled by predators, but other animals are not so fortunate. Marine iguanas in the Galapagos Islands are preyed on by racer snakes from birth, while penguins on the Antarctic island of Zavodovski risk being battered against the rocks by fierce waves
(Subtitles) (Audio Described)

Rating: 8.7
8:00pm
Planet Earth
Great Plains
Season 1 Episode 7/11

The wildlife on the great plains of Africa, Asia, North America and the Arctic, which cover a quarter of the land on Earth. The distinctive Tibetan fox is captured on film for the first time, while a herd of caribou migrates 2,000 miles across the tundra in search of grass. Night vision equipment tracks a pride of 30 lions hunting elephants in the tropical African savannah near one of the region's few remaining waterholes. Presented by David Attenborough
(Subtitles) (Audio Described)

Rating: 7
9:00pm
Planet Earth
Seasonal Forests
Season 1 Episode 10/11

An insight into woodlands around the world, from the stunted conifers cloaked in snow and ice in the Arctic forests, to the broadleaf woods in North America and Europe. Also featured are the 100m-high giant redwoods of California, as well as Madagascar's unusual upside-down trees, which store water in their swollen trunks and harbour strange wildlife. Presented by David Attenborough
(Subtitles) (Audio Described)

Rating: 7
10:00pm
Planet Earth
Jungles
Season 1 Episode 8/11

David Attenborough observes some of the varied species to be found in tropical rainforests, from the amusing courtship rituals of the birds of paradise and a chimpanzee group defending its territory to a flying-frog mating orgy and the sinister parasitic fungi cordyceps, which eat their victims alive
(Subtitles) (Audio Described)

Rating: 7
11:00pm
Planet Earth II
Islands
Season 2 Episode 1/6

Footage of wildlife that inhabit remote islands, revealing the advantages and disadvantages of the creatures' habitat. Three-toed sloths in the Caribbean and nesting albatross enjoy a peaceful existence untroubled by predators, but other animals are not so fortunate. Marine iguanas in the Galapagos Islands are preyed on by racer snakes from birth, while penguins on the Antarctic island of Zavodovski risk being battered against the rocks by fierce waves
(Subtitles) (Audio Described)

Rating: 8.7
12:00am
Planet Earth
Shallow Seas
Season 1 Episode 9/11

Following the epic journey of a humpback whale and its calf as they travel from a tropical paradise to the species' great feeding ground in the icy polar seas. David Attenborough also observes footage of colonies of seabirds in the Arabian desert and surfing dolphins in Australia that swim onto the beach to catch their fish
(Subtitles) (Audio Described)

Rating: 7
1:00am
Planet Earth
Ocean Deep
Season 1 Episode 11/11

An exploration of the survival techniques used by creatures inhabiting the deep oceans of the world, where adaptation is paramount for those dwelling on the surface as well as below. Pods of dolphins are filmed charging in search of prey, surprising methods for conserving energy are revealed as deep-sea octopuses `fly' with wings, and vampire squid use bioluminescence to create a colourful display
(Subtitles) (Audio Described)

Rating: 7
2:00am
Planet Earth
Great Plains
Season 1 Episode 7/11

The wildlife on the great plains of Africa, Asia, North America and the Arctic, which cover a quarter of the land on Earth. The distinctive Tibetan fox is captured on film for the first time, while a herd of caribou migrates 2,000 miles across the tundra in search of grass. Night vision equipment tracks a pride of 30 lions hunting elephants in the tropical African savannah near one of the region's few remaining waterholes. Presented by David Attenborough
(Subtitles) (Audio Described)

Rating: 7
3:00am
Planet Earth
Seasonal Forests
Season 1 Episode 10/11

An insight into woodlands around the world, from the stunted conifers cloaked in snow and ice in the Arctic forests, to the broadleaf woods in North America and Europe. Also featured are the 100m-high giant redwoods of California, as well as Madagascar's unusual upside-down trees, which store water in their swollen trunks and harbour strange wildlife. Presented by David Attenborough
(Subtitles) (Audio Described)

Rating: 7
3:50am
Planet Earth II
Islands
Season 2 Episode 1/6

Footage of wildlife that inhabit remote islands, revealing the advantages and disadvantages of the creatures' habitat. Three-toed sloths in the Caribbean and nesting albatross enjoy a peaceful existence untroubled by predators, but other animals are not so fortunate. Marine iguanas in the Galapagos Islands are preyed on by racer snakes from birth, while penguins on the Antarctic island of Zavodovski risk being battered against the rocks by fierce waves
(Subtitles) (Audio Described)

Rating: 8.7
4:40am
Monster Bug Wars
Top Ten Battles
Season 2 Episode 7/7

Green jumping spiders battle their long-jawed nemesis, and the tree scorpion invades a green ant kingdom
(Subtitles)

Rating: 5.5
5:30am
Deadly 60 on a Mission
British Columbia
Season 1 Episode 6/6

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

Rating: 6.2

Mon 23 Jul

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

Rating: 4.1
9:00am
Horizon
The Trouble with Space Junk
Season 51 Episode 13/19

Documentary revealing the scale of the problem of debris in space, with Earth surrounded by hundreds of millions of items moving at 17,000 miles per hour. The International Space Station had to move three times in 2014 to avoid potentially lethal chunks of junk and the Horizon team reveals how the US government is investing $1 billion to track space debris, while companies around the world are developing ways to clear up the mess, from nets and robot arms to harpoons
(Subtitles)

Rating: 7.6
10:00am
Nasa's Ten Greatest Achievements
Season 1 Episode 1/2

The first of two programmes exploring some of the most monumental accomplishments made by the National Aeronautics and Space Administration
(Subtitles)

Rating: 10
11:00am
Wonders of the Solar System
Empire of the Sun
Season 1 Episode 1/5

Professor Brian Cox embarks on a globe-trotting quest to explain how the galactic forces that formed the solar system also shaped Earth's landscape. In the first programme, he examines the sun's rule over the planet, heading for India to witness a total solar eclipse, and viewing the Northern Lights in the Arctic Circle
(Subtitles) (Audio Described)

Rating: 8
12:00pm
Wonders of the Universe
Destiny
Season 1 Episode 1/4

Professor Brian Cox explores how the development of mankind and the history of the universe are intertwined, visiting dramatic locations around the world to illustrate the fundamental scientific principles that govern the laws of nature. He begins by investigating time, charting the evolution of the cosmos and explaining why the universe must one day come to an end
(Subtitles) (Audio Described)

Rating: 8.8
1:00pm
One Way Astronaut
Documentary profiling four of the nearly 80,000 aspiring astronauts who have applied to make the ultimate sacrifice - leaving Earth on a one-way trip to colonise Mars. One of them is Stephan Guenther, a 44-year-old software engineer and pilot from Germany, who has a wife and three children
(Subtitles) (Audio Described)

2:00pm
Solar Storms
Experts examine solar flares, revealing the damage caused to Earth and debating whether the planet is at risk of mass extinction because of these immense magnetic explosions
(Subtitles) (Audio Described)

Rating: 10
3:00pm
Nasa's Ten Greatest Achievements
Season 1 Episode 1/2

The first of two programmes exploring some of the most monumental accomplishments made by the National Aeronautics and Space Administration
(Subtitles)

Rating: 10
4:00pm
Wonders of the Solar System
Empire of the Sun
Season 1 Episode 1/5

Professor Brian Cox embarks on a globe-trotting quest to explain how the galactic forces that formed the solar system also shaped Earth's landscape. In the first programme, he examines the sun's rule over the planet, heading for India to witness a total solar eclipse, and viewing the Northern Lights in the Arctic Circle
(Subtitles) (Audio Described)

Rating: 8
5:00pm
Wonders of the Universe
Destiny
Season 1 Episode 1/4

Professor Brian Cox explores how the development of mankind and the history of the universe are intertwined, visiting dramatic locations around the world to illustrate the fundamental scientific principles that govern the laws of nature. He begins by investigating time, charting the evolution of the cosmos and explaining why the universe must one day come to an end
(Subtitles) (Audio Described)

Rating: 8.8
6:00pm
Horizon
The Trouble with Space Junk
Season 51 Episode 13/19

Documentary revealing the scale of the problem of debris in space, with Earth surrounded by hundreds of millions of items moving at 17,000 miles per hour. The International Space Station had to move three times in 2014 to avoid potentially lethal chunks of junk and the Horizon team reveals how the US government is investing $1 billion to track space debris, while companies around the world are developing ways to clear up the mess, from nets and robot arms to harpoons
(Subtitles) (Audio Described)

Rating: 7.6
7:00pm
Nasa's Ten Greatest Achievements
Season 1 Episode 1/2

The first of two programmes exploring some of the most monumental accomplishments made by the National Aeronautics and Space Administration
(Subtitles)

Rating: 10
8:00pm
Wonders of the Solar System
Empire of the Sun
Season 1 Episode 1/5

Professor Brian Cox embarks on a globe-trotting quest to explain how the galactic forces that formed the solar system also shaped Earth's landscape. In the first programme, he examines the sun's rule over the planet, heading for India to witness a total solar eclipse, and viewing the Northern Lights in the Arctic Circle
(Subtitles) (Audio Described)

Rating: 8
9:00pm
Wonders of the Universe
Destiny
Season 1 Episode 1/4

Professor Brian Cox explores how the development of mankind and the history of the universe are intertwined, visiting dramatic locations around the world to illustrate the fundamental scientific principles that govern the laws of nature. He begins by investigating time, charting the evolution of the cosmos and explaining why the universe must one day come to an end
(Subtitles) (Audio Described)

Rating: 8.8
10:00pm
One Way Astronaut
Documentary profiling four of the nearly 80,000 aspiring astronauts who have applied to make the ultimate sacrifice - leaving Earth on a one-way trip to colonise Mars. One of them is Stephan Guenther, a 44-year-old software engineer and pilot from Germany, who has a wife and three children
(Subtitles) (Audio Described)

11:00pm
Solar Storms
Experts examine solar flares, revealing the damage caused to Earth and debating whether the planet is at risk of mass extinction because of these immense magnetic explosions
(Subtitles) (Audio Described)

Rating: 10
12:00am
Horizon
The Trouble with Space Junk
Season 51 Episode 13/19

Documentary revealing the scale of the problem of debris in space, with Earth surrounded by hundreds of millions of items moving at 17,000 miles per hour. The International Space Station had to move three times in 2014 to avoid potentially lethal chunks of junk and the Horizon team reveals how the US government is investing $1 billion to track space debris, while companies around the world are developing ways to clear up the mess, from nets and robot arms to harpoons
(Subtitles)

Rating: 7.6
1:00am
Nasa's Ten Greatest Achievements
Season 1 Episode 1/2

The first of two programmes exploring some of the most monumental accomplishments made by the National Aeronautics and Space Administration
(Subtitles)

Rating: 10
2:00am
Wonders of the Solar System
Empire of the Sun
Season 1 Episode 1/5

Professor Brian Cox embarks on a globe-trotting quest to explain how the galactic forces that formed the solar system also shaped Earth's landscape. In the first programme, he examines the sun's rule over the planet, heading for India to witness a total solar eclipse, and viewing the Northern Lights in the Arctic Circle
(Subtitles) (Audio Described)

Rating: 8
3:00am
Wonders of the Universe
Destiny
Season 1 Episode 1/4

Professor Brian Cox explores how the development of mankind and the history of the universe are intertwined, visiting dramatic locations around the world to illustrate the fundamental scientific principles that govern the laws of nature. He begins by investigating time, charting the evolution of the cosmos and explaining why the universe must one day come to an end
(Subtitles) (Audio Described)

Rating: 8.8
3:50am
One Way Astronaut
Documentary profiling four of the nearly 80,000 aspiring astronauts who have applied to make the ultimate sacrifice - leaving Earth on a one-way trip to colonise Mars. One of them is Stephan Guenther, a 44-year-old software engineer and pilot from Germany, who has a wife and three children
(Subtitles) (Audio Described)

4:40am
Countdown to Catastrophe
Volcanoes
Season 1 Episode 1/3

Documentary series exploring the interrelationships between natural disasters and whether scientists will one day be able to predict when the next one will strike. The programme begins by looking at volcanos, 1,900 of which are considered to be active
(Subtitles)

5:30am
Deadly 60 on a Mission
Costa Rica
Season 1 Episode 1/6

Steve Backshall embarks on a quest to encounter the world's 60 deadliest animals in their natural habitats. In Costa Rica, he is nearly strangled by a boa constrictor, meets a viper that can strike at breathtaking speed and observes one of the world's most poisonous frogs. He also has a close encounter with a vampire bat

Rating: 6.2

Tue 24 Jul

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

Rating: 4.1
9:00am
Orbit: Earth's Extraordinary Journey
Season 1 Episode 2/3

An examination of Earth's orbit from January to the March equinox. Kate Humble gets closer to the sun than she has ever been before, and Dr Helen Czerski travels to a place where some of the biggest and fastest snowstorms occur
(Subtitles)

Rating: 6.4
10:00am
Nasa's Ten Greatest Achievements
Season 1 Episode 2/2

The second of two programmes celebrating some of the most monumental accomplishments made by the National Aeronautics and Space Administration
(Subtitles) (Audio Described)

Rating: 10
11:00am
Wonders of the Solar System
Order Out of Chaos
Season 1 Episode 2/5

Professor Brian Cox examines the physics that explains how the solar system was formed from a chaotic cloud of gas. He compares its shaping with a tornado sweeping through Oklahoma, investigates Saturn's rings and demonstrates the influence of that planet's 60 moons - including Enceladus, with its spears of ice that are shot kilometres into space
(Subtitles) (Audio Described)

Rating: 8
12:00pm
Wonders of the Universe
Stardust
Season 1 Episode 2/4

Professor Brian Cox continues his exploration of the origins of mankind by investigating the matter from which everything on Earth is formed. At a Hindu cremation in Nepal, he discusses the faith's philosophy of life as an eternal cycle of creation and destruction, and draws a parallel with the lives of the universe's stars - before revealing why everything on Earth was once a part of something else
(Subtitles) (Audio Described)

Rating: 8.8
1:00pm
The Secret Life of the Sun
Using satellite images and the expertise of Britain's leading solar scientists, Kate Humble and Helen Czerski investigate the inner workings of the star and the influence its cycles of activity have on Earth. They reveal the sun is more active now than it has been for a decade, sending out super-heated plasma and waves of radiation, and examine why some experts think longer-term changes in its behaviour may have powerful effects on the world's climate
(Subtitles) (Audio Described)

Rating: 3.3
2:00pm
Nova: Chasing Pluto
Documentary detailing planetary scientists' efforts to send a probe into the deepest reaches of outer space. On July 14, 2015, the New Horizons spacecraft was scheduled to fly by Pluto, aiming to take the first-ever detailed pictures of the dwarf planet. The craft was also intended to make dramatic new discoveries about the vast realm of icy bodies situated beyond Neptune - considered to be relics from the earliest days of the solar system. Here, researchers discuss what they hoped New Horizons might be able to tell them about other alien worlds
(Subtitles)

3:00pm
Nasa's Ten Greatest Achievements
Season 1 Episode 2/2

The second of two programmes celebrating some of the most monumental accomplishments made by the National Aeronautics and Space Administration
(Subtitles) (Audio Described)

Rating: 10
4:00pm
Wonders of the Solar System
Order Out of Chaos
Season 1 Episode 2/5

Professor Brian Cox examines the physics that explains how the solar system was formed from a chaotic cloud of gas. He compares its shaping with a tornado sweeping through Oklahoma, investigates Saturn's rings and demonstrates the influence of that planet's 60 moons - including Enceladus, with its spears of ice that are shot kilometres into space
(Subtitles) (Audio Described)

Rating: 8
5:00pm
Wonders of the Universe
Stardust
Season 1 Episode 2/4

Professor Brian Cox continues his exploration of the origins of mankind by investigating the matter from which everything on Earth is formed. At a Hindu cremation in Nepal, he discusses the faith's philosophy of life as an eternal cycle of creation and destruction, and draws a parallel with the lives of the universe's stars - before revealing why everything on Earth was once a part of something else
(Subtitles) (Audio Described)

Rating: 8.8
6:00pm
Orbit: Earth's Extraordinary Journey
Season 1 Episode 2/3

An examination of Earth's orbit from January to the March equinox. Kate Humble gets closer to the sun than she has ever been before, and Dr Helen Czerski travels to a place where some of the biggest and fastest snowstorms occur
(Subtitles)

Rating: 6.4
7:00pm
Nasa's Ten Greatest Achievements
Season 1 Episode 2/2

The second of two programmes celebrating some of the most monumental accomplishments made by the National Aeronautics and Space Administration
(Subtitles) (Audio Described)

Rating: 10
8:00pm
Wonders of the Solar System
Order Out of Chaos
Season 1 Episode 2/5

Professor Brian Cox examines the physics that explains how the solar system was formed from a chaotic cloud of gas. He compares its shaping with a tornado sweeping through Oklahoma, investigates Saturn's rings and demonstrates the influence of that planet's 60 moons - including Enceladus, with its spears of ice that are shot kilometres into space
(Subtitles) (Audio Described)

Rating: 8
9:00pm
Wonders of the Universe
Stardust
Season 1 Episode 2/4

Professor Brian Cox continues his exploration of the origins of mankind by investigating the matter from which everything on Earth is formed. At a Hindu cremation in Nepal, he discusses the faith's philosophy of life as an eternal cycle of creation and destruction, and draws a parallel with the lives of the universe's stars - before revealing why everything on Earth was once a part of something else
(Subtitles) (Audio Described)

Rating: 8.8
10:00pm
The Secret Life of the Sun
Using satellite images and the expertise of Britain's leading solar scientists, Kate Humble and Helen Czerski investigate the inner workings of the star and the influence its cycles of activity have on Earth. They reveal the sun is more active now than it has been for a decade, sending out super-heated plasma and waves of radiation, and examine why some experts think longer-term changes in its behaviour may have powerful effects on the world's climate
(Subtitles) (Audio Described)

Rating: 3.3
11:00pm
Nova: Chasing Pluto
Documentary detailing planetary scientists' efforts to send a probe into the deepest reaches of outer space. On July 14, 2015, the New Horizons spacecraft was scheduled to fly by Pluto, aiming to take the first-ever detailed pictures of the dwarf planet. The craft was also intended to make dramatic new discoveries about the vast realm of icy bodies situated beyond Neptune - considered to be relics from the earliest days of the solar system. Here, researchers discuss what they hoped New Horizons might be able to tell them about other alien worlds
(Subtitles)

12:00am
Orbit: Earth's Extraordinary Journey
Season 1 Episode 2/3

An examination of Earth's orbit from January to the March equinox. Kate Humble gets closer to the sun than she has ever been before, and Dr Helen Czerski travels to a place where some of the biggest and fastest snowstorms occur
(Subtitles)

Rating: 6.4
1:00am
Nasa's Ten Greatest Achievements
Season 1 Episode 2/2

The second of two programmes celebrating some of the most monumental accomplishments made by the National Aeronautics and Space Administration
(Subtitles) (Audio Described)

Rating: 10
2:00am
Wonders of the Solar System
Order Out of Chaos
Season 1 Episode 2/5

Professor Brian Cox examines the physics that explains how the solar system was formed from a chaotic cloud of gas. He compares its shaping with a tornado sweeping through Oklahoma, investigates Saturn's rings and demonstrates the influence of that planet's 60 moons - including Enceladus, with its spears of ice that are shot kilometres into space
(Subtitles) (Audio Described)

Rating: 8
3:00am
Wonders of the Universe
Stardust
Season 1 Episode 2/4

Professor Brian Cox continues his exploration of the origins of mankind by investigating the matter from which everything on Earth is formed. At a Hindu cremation in Nepal, he discusses the faith's philosophy of life as an eternal cycle of creation and destruction, and draws a parallel with the lives of the universe's stars - before revealing why everything on Earth was once a part of something else
(Subtitles) (Audio Described)

Rating: 8.8
3:50am
The Secret Life of the Sun
Using satellite images and the expertise of Britain's leading solar scientists, Kate Humble and Helen Czerski investigate the inner workings of the star and the influence its cycles of activity have on Earth. They reveal the sun is more active now than it has been for a decade, sending out super-heated plasma and waves of radiation, and examine why some experts think longer-term changes in its behaviour may have powerful effects on the world's climate
(Subtitles) (Audio Described)

Rating: 3.3
4:40am
Countdown to Catastrophe
Earthquakes
Season 1 Episode 2/3

A documentary on earthquakes and an analysis of their causes, plus a look at the way scientists responded to the Fukushima nuclear disaster in Japan in 2011
(Subtitles)

5:30am
Deadly 60 on a Mission
Argentina and Peru
Season 1 Episode 2/6

Steve Backshall's quest to see the world's deadliest animals in their natural habitats takes him to Argentina, where he is attacked by an unseen predator and an encounter with an anaconda goes badly wrong. He then crosses the border into Peru, where he witnesses the giant river otter in action

Rating: 6.2

Wed 25 Jul

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

Rating: 4.1
9:00am
Orbit: Earth's Extraordinary Journey
Season 1 Episode 1/3

Kate Humble and Dr Helen Czerski examine Earth's annual trip around the sun to show the effect it has on the planet, including its influence on the weather and the tides. The first episode covers the period from July to the winter solstice in December, with Helen leaping from an aeroplane and Kate briefly becoming the fastest driver in the world to demonstrate the consequences of the orbit on Earth's inhabitants
(Subtitles)

Rating: 6.4
10:00am
Cosmonauts: The Space Race
Season 1 Episode 1/2

Part one of two. Documentary exploring the influence Soviet cosmonauts had on the development of space projects in the 20th century
(Subtitles)

11:00am
Wonders of the Solar System
The Thin Blue Line
Season 1 Episode 3/5

Professor Brian Cox reveals how a thin layer of gas can create some of the most wondrous sights in the solar system. Taking a ride in an English Electric Lightning aircraft, he flies up 18 kilometres to witness the darkness of space above the thin line of Earth's atmosphere. In the Namib desert, he tells the story of the planet Mercury and explains why he has chosen Saturn's moon Titan as his fourth wonder
(Subtitles) (Audio Described)

Rating: 8
12:00pm
Wonders of the Universe
Falling
Season 1 Episode 3/4

Professor Brian Cox explores how gravity influences events across the universe, discovering why such a relatively weak force dictates Earth's orbit around the Sun - as well as the solar system's movement through the galaxy. He also explains why the gravity of a neutron star is much stronger than that of Earth, and looks back through history to reveal why scientists' research into the power of attraction has given mankind a far greater understanding of the cosmos
(Subtitles) (Audio Described)

Rating: 8.8
1:00pm
Is Anybody Out There?
A rundown of developments in the search for extraterrestrial intelligence, exploring the theory that life was `seeded' on Earth by asteroid impacts in the remote past, and speculating on the possibility of inhabited planets existing elsewhere in the universe. Nasa officials share their thoughts on whether Jupiter's moon Europa is capable of supporting micro-organisms, while more far-sighted scientists look beyond the solar system, stressing that space knows no boundaries - and neither do the possibilities it contains

2:00pm
The Sky Is Not the Limit
Colonel Chris Hadfield, the first Canadian to walk in space, discusses what it takes to become an astronaut. The one-time commander of the International Space Station shares an insight into the training, skills and preparation essential to running the orbital facility, and offers a view of Earth from the perspective of someone who has seen it from 370km above the surface

3:00pm
Cosmonauts: The Space Race
Season 1 Episode 1/2

Part one of two. Documentary exploring the influence Soviet cosmonauts had on the development of space projects in the 20th century
(Subtitles)

4:00pm
Wonders of the Solar System
The Thin Blue Line
Season 1 Episode 3/5

Professor Brian Cox reveals how a thin layer of gas can create some of the most wondrous sights in the solar system. Taking a ride in an English Electric Lightning aircraft, he flies up 18 kilometres to witness the darkness of space above the thin line of Earth's atmosphere. In the Namib desert, he tells the story of the planet Mercury and explains why he has chosen Saturn's moon Titan as his fourth wonder
(Subtitles) (Audio Described)

Rating: 8
5:00pm
Wonders of the Universe
Falling
Season 1 Episode 3/4

Professor Brian Cox explores how gravity influences events across the universe, discovering why such a relatively weak force dictates Earth's orbit around the Sun - as well as the solar system's movement through the galaxy. He also explains why the gravity of a neutron star is much stronger than that of Earth, and looks back through history to reveal why scientists' research into the power of attraction has given mankind a far greater understanding of the cosmos
(Subtitles) (Audio Described)

Rating: 8.8
6:00pm
Orbit: Earth's Extraordinary Journey
Season 1 Episode 1/3

Kate Humble and Dr Helen Czerski examine Earth's annual trip around the sun to show the effect it has on the planet, including its influence on the weather and the tides. The first episode covers the period from July to the winter solstice in December, with Helen leaping from an aeroplane and Kate briefly becoming the fastest driver in the world to demonstrate the consequences of the orbit on Earth's inhabitants
(Subtitles)

Rating: 6.4
7:00pm
Cosmonauts: The Space Race
Season 1 Episode 1/2

Part one of two. Documentary exploring the influence Soviet cosmonauts had on the development of space projects in the 20th century
(Subtitles)

8:00pm
Wonders of the Solar System
The Thin Blue Line
Season 1 Episode 3/5

Professor Brian Cox reveals how a thin layer of gas can create some of the most wondrous sights in the solar system. Taking a ride in an English Electric Lightning aircraft, he flies up 18 kilometres to witness the darkness of space above the thin line of Earth's atmosphere. In the Namib desert, he tells the story of the planet Mercury and explains why he has chosen Saturn's moon Titan as his fourth wonder
(Subtitles) (Audio Described)

Rating: 8
9:00pm
Wonders of the Universe
Falling
Season 1 Episode 3/4

Professor Brian Cox explores how gravity influences events across the universe, discovering why such a relatively weak force dictates Earth's orbit around the Sun - as well as the solar system's movement through the galaxy. He also explains why the gravity of a neutron star is much stronger than that of Earth, and looks back through history to reveal why scientists' research into the power of attraction has given mankind a far greater understanding of the cosmos
(Subtitles) (Audio Described)

Rating: 8.8
10:00pm
Is Anybody Out There?
A rundown of developments in the search for extraterrestrial intelligence, exploring the theory that life was `seeded' on Earth by asteroid impacts in the remote past, and speculating on the possibility of inhabited planets existing elsewhere in the universe. Nasa officials share their thoughts on whether Jupiter's moon Europa is capable of supporting micro-organisms, while more far-sighted scientists look beyond the solar system, stressing that space knows no boundaries - and neither do the possibilities it contains

11:00pm
The Sky Is Not the Limit
Colonel Chris Hadfield, the first Canadian to walk in space, discusses what it takes to become an astronaut. The one-time commander of the International Space Station shares an insight into the training, skills and preparation essential to running the orbital facility, and offers a view of Earth from the perspective of someone who has seen it from 370km above the surface

12:00am
Orbit: Earth's Extraordinary Journey
Season 1 Episode 1/3

Kate Humble and Dr Helen Czerski examine Earth's annual trip around the sun to show the effect it has on the planet, including its influence on the weather and the tides. The first episode covers the period from July to the winter solstice in December, with Helen leaping from an aeroplane and Kate briefly becoming the fastest driver in the world to demonstrate the consequences of the orbit on Earth's inhabitants
(Subtitles)

Rating: 6.4
1:00am
Cosmonauts: The Space Race
Season 1 Episode 1/2

Part one of two. Documentary exploring the influence Soviet cosmonauts had on the development of space projects in the 20th century
(Subtitles)

2:00am
Wonders of the Solar System
The Thin Blue Line
Season 1 Episode 3/5

Professor Brian Cox reveals how a thin layer of gas can create some of the most wondrous sights in the solar system. Taking a ride in an English Electric Lightning aircraft, he flies up 18 kilometres to witness the darkness of space above the thin line of Earth's atmosphere. In the Namib desert, he tells the story of the planet Mercury and explains why he has chosen Saturn's moon Titan as his fourth wonder
(Subtitles) (Audio Described)

Rating: 8
3:00am
Wonders of the Universe
Falling
Season 1 Episode 3/4

Professor Brian Cox explores how gravity influences events across the universe, discovering why such a relatively weak force dictates Earth's orbit around the Sun - as well as the solar system's movement through the galaxy. He also explains why the gravity of a neutron star is much stronger than that of Earth, and looks back through history to reveal why scientists' research into the power of attraction has given mankind a far greater understanding of the cosmos
(Subtitles) (Audio Described)

Rating: 8.8
3:50am
Is Anybody Out There?
A rundown of developments in the search for extraterrestrial intelligence, exploring the theory that life was `seeded' on Earth by asteroid impacts in the remote past, and speculating on the possibility of inhabited planets existing elsewhere in the universe. Nasa officials share their thoughts on whether Jupiter's moon Europa is capable of supporting micro-organisms, while more far-sighted scientists look beyond the solar system, stressing that space knows no boundaries - and neither do the possibilities it contains

4:40am
Super Cute Animals
Wildlife cameraman Gordon Buchanan embarks on a global journey to find some of the world's cutest animals, aiming to understand why people find them so endearing and revealing the surprising science behind each creature. He begins with the giant panda, whose unusually large head tells a story of millions of years of evolution and survival. Gordon also reveals how the fennec fox's ears are crucial to its survival, discovers the surprising secret behind a penguin's waddle and meets a five-year-old chimpanzee whose giggle reveals new information about man's evolution

5:30am
Deadly 60 on a Mission
Mexico and Panama
Season 1 Episode 3/6

Steve Backshall continues his search for the world's deadliest creatures by heading to Mexico, where he encounters an aquatic predator so dangerous that he has to wear chain-mail to get close to it. He also meets the world's biggest wasp species and goes snake-hunting, before heading to Panama, where he finds a harpy eagle and a colony of bullet ants

Rating: 6.2