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Thursday April 24

11:00 PM

60 min.

Unwrapping the Shroud: New Evidence

TV-PG CC

The Shroud of Turin was believed to be the burial cloth of Jesus. But in 1988, radiocarbon dating concluded it was a medieval hoax. New scientific evidence poses the first substantive challenge-reopening debate about the Shroud's authenticity.
 

Friday April 25

12:00 AM

120 min.

Egypt's Ten Greatest Discoveries

TV-PG CC

Dr Zahi Hawass and a team of leading archaeologists have selected the ten most important discoveries in Egypt. From major battles, to mega-construction, the discoveries uncover the amazing stories of the lives of kings, queens and ordinary people.
 

2:00 AM

60 min.

Nefertiti: Mummy Queen Mystery

TV-PG CC

Nefertiti, the most famous and beautiful of Egyptian queens, disappeared without any mention of what became of her, or where her mummy ended up. Zahi Hawass will undertake a new investigation, using DNA testing and medical imaging to solve her mystery.
 

3:00 AM

60 min.

Egypt: What Lies Beneath (Curiosity)

TV-PG CC

Only 1% of Ancient Egypt has been discovered - 99% remains hidden. Now for the first time, we can reveal it. Using unique satellite archaeology to blow away the sands, this landmark film reveals Egypt’s ancient land as it was 4,000 years ago.
 

4:00 AM

120 min.

King Tut Unwrapped

Royal Blood

TV-PG CC

The truth about King Tut is finally revealed- using the latest science and investigative techniques.
 

6:00 AM

60 min.

Butch and Sundance

TV-PG CC

The controversy surrounding Butch Cassidy and the Sundance Kid has raged since the famous shootout in Bolivia in 1908. Travel to San Vincente, Bolivia, to investigate the rumors that these outlaws survived the ambush and returned to the United States.
 

7:00 AM

60 min.

Killing Hitler

TV-PG CC

On July 20, 1944, members of Hitler's General Staff detonated a bomb designed to kill their leader and his henchman. The bombing was to lead to the overthrow of Nazi Germany and an early end to the war. Find out why this famous coup failed.
 

8:00 AM

60 min.

Hunting Nazis

TV-PG CC

After World War II almost 30,000 war criminals escaped from Europe. Was Mengele part of a Fourth Reich dedicated to evil plots to restore Nazi power? The truth is that Mengele, like many ex-Nazis, led a pathetic hunted animal existence after the war.
 

9:00 AM

60 min.

World at War

A New Germany

TV-PG CC

The story of the second World War begins in the 1930s, showing how Adolf Hitler came to power with the whole-hearted support of millions of ordinary Germans.
 

10:00 AM

60 min.

World at War

Distant War

TV-PG CC

For months after Chamberlain's declaration of war, the only casualties suffered by Britain are on the streets during the blackout. With Churchill elected as Prime Minister, Britain is not prepared for war.
 

11:00 AM

60 min.

World at War

France Falls

TV-PG CC

The German's defeat of the French is total. France has the largest pre-war army, but their humiliation is primarily due to a continued reliance on First World War techniques and equipment.
 

12:00 PM

60 min.

World at War

Alone

TV-PG CC

With France fallen, the USA as yet uninvolved, and the Russian pact with Hitler still in force, Britain is alone, facing the Germans across the English Channel. Although many are saved by the Dunkirk "victory', British morale is never lower.
 

1:00 PM

60 min.

World at War

Barbarossa

TV-PG CC

Hitler at last turns his tanks towards Russia. After a succession of devastating victories, the Germans delay fatally, and the fierce Russian winter takes a grip . . .
 

2:00 PM

60 min.

Myth Hunters

Himmler and the Holy Grail

TV-PG CC

The Holy Grail is the most prized relic of Christianity. Nazi SS leader, Heinrich Himmler, is obsessed with the idea of creating a new Nazi religion and believes the Holy Grail will give him super-human powers. He sets up a top secret mission to find it.
 

3:00 PM

60 min.

Myth Hunters

Hitler and the Spear of Destiny

TV-PG CC

As Hitler's army over powers Austria, he immediately takes possession of the Spear that is said to have pierced the side of Christ. Then, as Germany lies in ruin at the end of WWII, the spear is in jeopardy of being stolen, or lost forever.
 

4:00 PM

60 min.

Jesus Conspiracies

Who Was Mary Magdalene?

TV-PG CC

Mary Magdalene is barely mentioned in the New Testament, yet some ancient texts portray her with a much greater role in Jesus’ life. Could she have been his most trusted disciple and a founder of Christianity?
 

5:00 PM

60 min.

Jesus Conspiracies

Jesus' Lost Years

TV-PG CC

What was Jesus doing from ages 12-30, a huge gap in the Biblical accounts of his life? Scholars explore Jesus’ missing years, from a hidden bunker in a Nazareth home to clues that he may have been influenced by an apocalyptic desert sect.
 

6:00 PM

60 min.

The Bible's Greatest Secrets

The Death of Jesus

TV-PG CC

Reopen the files of the trial of Jesus Christ and his horrific death by crucifixion, and examine what really happened.
 

7:00 PM

60 min.

The Bible's Greatest Secrets

Joseph and His Coat of Many Colors

TV-PG CC

Travel to the tombs of ancient Egypt, the icy peaks of Mount Kilimanjaro, and the ancient city of Avaris and discovers evidence that this famous biblical character may have existed.
 

8:00 PM

60 min.

The Bible's Greatest Secrets

The Battle of Jericho

TV-PG CC

Travel back three thousand years in time to watch these momentous events come to life. Military analysts, acoustical engineers, audio experts and seismologists reveal that the story of the Battle of Jericho is remarkably credible.
 

9:00 PM

60 min.

The Bible's Greatest Secrets

David vs. Goliath

TV-PG CC

He was the shepherd boy who became a King: David, the celebrated founder of modern Israel. But now historians and archaeologists are stripping away centuries of mythmaking about this Biblical hero. Who was the real David?
 

10:00 PM

60 min.

The Bible's Greatest Secrets

Revelation: Visions of Armageddon

TV-PG CC

The visions of Armageddon, the Beast and the Four Horsemen of the Apocalypse contained within the Book of Revelation have captivated and terrified Christians for 2000 years. And one of the greatest riddles of all –the date for the end of the world.
 

11:00 PM

60 min.

The Bible's Greatest Secrets

The Battle of Jericho

TV-PG CC

Travel back three thousand years in time to watch these momentous events come to life. Military analysts, acoustical engineers, audio experts and seismologists reveal that the story of the Battle of Jericho is remarkably credible.
 

Saturday April 26

12:00 AM

60 min.

The Bible's Greatest Secrets

David vs. Goliath

TV-PG CC

He was the shepherd boy who became a King: David, the celebrated founder of modern Israel. But now historians and archaeologists are stripping away centuries of mythmaking about this Biblical hero. Who was the real David?
 

1:00 AM

60 min.

The Bible's Greatest Secrets

Revelation: Visions of Armageddon

TV-PG CC

The visions of Armageddon, the Beast and the Four Horsemen of the Apocalypse contained within the Book of Revelation have captivated and terrified Christians for 2000 years. And one of the greatest riddles of all –the date for the end of the world.
 

2:00 AM

60 min.

The Bible's Greatest Secrets

Joseph and His Coat of Many Colors

TV-PG CC

Travel to the tombs of ancient Egypt, the icy peaks of Mount Kilimanjaro, and the ancient city of Avaris and discovers evidence that this famous biblical character may have existed.
 

3:00 AM

60 min.

The Bible's Greatest Secrets

The Death of Jesus

TV-PG CC

Reopen the files of the trial of Jesus Christ and his horrific death by crucifixion, and examine what really happened.
 

4:00 AM

60 min.

Jesus Conspiracies

Jesus' Lost Years

TV-PG CC

What was Jesus doing from ages 12-30, a huge gap in the Biblical accounts of his life? Scholars explore Jesus’ missing years, from a hidden bunker in a Nazareth home to clues that he may have been influenced by an apocalyptic desert sect.
 

5:00 AM

60 min.

Jesus Conspiracies

Who Was Mary Magdalene?

TV-PG CC

Mary Magdalene is barely mentioned in the New Testament, yet some ancient texts portray her with a much greater role in Jesus’ life. Could she have been his most trusted disciple and a founder of Christianity?
 

6:00 AM

60 min.

Myth Hunters

The Quest for the True Cross

TV-PG CC

Michael Hesemann sets out to establish the authenticity of one of the most important Christian relics ever found. It’s called the Titulus Crucis, or Title of the Cross, a small piece of wood that, it’s claimed, hung on the cross of Christ.
 

7:00 AM

60 min.

Myth Hunters

Raider Ron and the Lost Ark

TV-PG CC

Lost for over two thousand years, legend says the power of God flowed from the Ark of the Covenant. Then, Ron Wyatt claims he had finally found it, but doesn't offer any proof. Now, new archaeological evidencemay reveal the truth about the ‘Ark of God'.
 

8:00 AM

60 min.

Myth Hunters

The Real King Solomon's Mines

TV-PG CC

According to the Bible, King Solomon possessed gifts of gold given to him by the Queen of Sheba. Legend has it, the gold came from the mysterious land of Ophir, known as King Solomon’s Mines. This is the story of one man’s search for King Solomon's Mines.
 

9:00 AM

60 min.

Myth Hunters

The Hunt for Pirate Treasure

TV-PG CC

Captain Kidd, the infamous pirate who buried his treasure. He takes his secret to his grave. But centuries later, Richard Knight makes an incredible discovery. This is a story of high seas and high adventure in the search to locate Kidd’s buried treasure.
 

10:00 AM

60 min.

Real Gangs of New York

TV-PG CC

Go beyond the movie to uncover the hardship, political corruption and brutal gang wars of antebellum New York. Based on the book by Herbert Asbury, "Gangs of New York" paints a gritty picture of New York's Five Points area in the early 19th century.
 

11:00 AM

60 min.

Codes and Conspiracies

Outlaw Bikers

TV-PG CC

Outlaw Bikers. We are about to go inside their tightly guarded clubs to reveal the real story that hasn't been told - until now. Are they international crime syndicates, or social clubs for outcasts and nonconformists? Discover the truth.
 

12:00 PM

60 min.

Codes and Conspiracies

Freemasons

TV-PG CC

The most secret of secret societies, The Freemasons, are intertwined with American history. Most of the Founding Fathers and 14 Presidents were Freemasons. Some say Washington DC is laid out as a Masonic code. What other secrets are the Masons hiding?
 

1:00 PM

60 min.

Codes and Conspiracies

Alcatraz

TV-PG CC

The world's most famous prison holds many secrets. We'll explore a conspiracy that helped three inmates escape, reveal the truth behind the dungeon of Alcatraz, and discover the remnants of a mysterious military outpost with links to Abraham Lincoln.
 

2:00 PM

60 min.

Hard Time

Alaska

TV-14

At Alaska's Spring Creek Correctional Center, inmates are surrounded by one of the nation's most breathtaking national parks. But the tranquility of the location is in sharp contrast to the heinous crimes perpetrated by the prison's inmates.
 

3:00 PM

60 min.

Hard Time

Indiana

TV-14

For most offenders at Pendleton Correctional facility in Indiana, it is the beginning of a lifetime of incarceration. Fortunately, for society - the facility was designed exactly for those who end up here: the state's most violent criminals.
 

4:00 PM

60 min.

Outlaw Empires

Aryan Brotherhood

TV-14

An outgrowth of the racial desegregation of the late 1960s, the Aryan Brotherhood had its origins in American prisons. But as the decades passed, it widened its influence past prison walls, and began using drugs, weapons and intimidation to gain influence
 

5:00 PM

60 min.

Outlaw Empires

Crips

TV-14

Sons of Anarchy creator Kurt Sutter explores the complete story of an iconic American outlaw dynasty: the Crips. Insiders tell a story of escalating turf battles, danger, violence, and ever-diminishing unity as the gang grew in size and power.
 

6:00 PM

60 min.

Texas Drug Wars

Cartel Crackdown

TV-14 CC

Elite Texas law enforcement units, including the Texas Rangers, battle the ruthless Mexican Drug Cartels to prevent drugs and guns from being smuggled across the border. High speed chases, night raids and aerial surveillance are all part of this war.
 

7:00 PM

60 min.

U.S. Drug Wars

Hide and Seek

TV-14 CC

A dangerous cat and mouse game is played between US Border Patrol, DEA and Mexican drug cartels as the dope smuggling war continues to spillover the US/Mexican border.
 

8:00 PM

60 min.

U.S. Drug Wars

Catch Me If You Can

TV-14 CC

Go undercover with IIMPACT and El Paso's Sheriff's Office as they bust drug dealers and detain a dangerous cartel member smuggling millions of dollars of marijuana and cocaine into the US.
 

9:00 PM

60 min.

U.S. Drug Wars

Smugglers on the Run

TV-14 CC

Follow DEA agents as they take down heroin dealers and crack cocaine traffickers in Albuquerque, New Mexico, while ICE busts a cartel stash house and Office of Air and Marine helicopters chase down dope smugglers in the desert.
 

10:00 PM

60 min.

U.S. Drug Wars

Show of Force

TV-14 CC

In this episode, Border Patrol Agents in Texas and Arizona chase after drug smugglers and illegal immigrants as they try to sneak over the border from Mexico.
 

11:00 PM

60 min.

U.S. Drug Wars

Catch Me If You Can

TV-14 CC

Go undercover with IIMPACT and El Paso's Sheriff's Office as they bust drug dealers and detain a dangerous cartel member smuggling millions of dollars of marijuana and cocaine into the US.
 

Sunday April 27

12:00 AM

60 min.

U.S. Drug Wars

Smugglers on the Run

TV-14 CC

Follow DEA agents as they take down heroin dealers and crack cocaine traffickers in Albuquerque, New Mexico, while ICE busts a cartel stash house and Office of Air and Marine helicopters chase down dope smugglers in the desert.
 

1:00 AM

60 min.

U.S. Drug Wars

Show of Force

TV-14 CC

In this episode, Border Patrol Agents in Texas and Arizona chase after drug smugglers and illegal immigrants as they try to sneak over the border from Mexico.
 

2:00 AM

60 min.

U.S. Drug Wars

Hide and Seek

TV-14 CC

A dangerous cat and mouse game is played between US Border Patrol, DEA and Mexican drug cartels as the dope smuggling war continues to spillover the US/Mexican border.
 

3:00 AM

60 min.

Texas Drug Wars

Cartel Crackdown

TV-14 CC

Elite Texas law enforcement units, including the Texas Rangers, battle the ruthless Mexican Drug Cartels to prevent drugs and guns from being smuggled across the border. High speed chases, night raids and aerial surveillance are all part of this war.
 

4:00 AM

60 min.

Outlaw Empires

Crips

TV-14

Sons of Anarchy creator Kurt Sutter explores the complete story of an iconic American outlaw dynasty: the Crips. Insiders tell a story of escalating turf battles, danger, violence, and ever-diminishing unity as the gang grew in size and power.
 

5:00 AM

60 min.

Outlaw Empires

Aryan Brotherhood

TV-14

An outgrowth of the racial desegregation of the late 1960s, the Aryan Brotherhood had its origins in American prisons. But as the decades passed, it widened its influence past prison walls, and began using drugs, weapons and intimidation to gain influence
 

6:00 AM

60 min.

Egypt's New Tomb Revealed

TV-PG CC

A new tomb is found in Egypt's Valley of the Kings, with 28 jars and 7 coffins and only Discovery is inside. What lies sealed inside the jars? Are there mummies in the coffins? And, if so, are they tied to King Tut's tomb? The answer may change history...
 

7:00 AM

60 min.

The Lost Mummy of Imhotep

TV-G CC

The Egyptian high priest in the movie, The Mummy, is considered by historians to be the first genius. The first to build pyramids, this physician and ruler was a god to his people. Archaeologists may have discovered his tomb in the sands of Saqqara.
 

8:00 AM

60 min.

Egypt: What Lies Beneath (Curiosity)

TV-PG CC

Only 1% of Ancient Egypt has been discovered - 99% remains hidden. Now for the first time, we can reveal it. Using unique satellite archaeology to blow away the sands, this landmark film reveals Egypt’s ancient land as it was 4,000 years ago.
 

9:00 AM

120 min.

Secrets of Egypt's Lost Queen

TV-PG CC

More powerful than Cleopatra or Nefertiti, Hatshepsut was Egypt's greatest female ruler. And then she disappeared. Egypt's preeminent archaeologist, Zahi Hawass, investigates several mummies that may well be the remains of this powerful queen.
 

11:00 AM

60 min.

Lost Temple to the Gods

TV-G CC

In 20 BC, the lost city of Heracleion was famous for its beaches, palatial villas, sexually charged rites and miracle cures. Its crowning jewel, the Temple of Hercules, lay at the gateway to Egypt's Nile River ruled by Egypt's last pharaoh, Cleopatra.
 

12:00 PM

120 min.

Egypt's Ten Greatest Discoveries

TV-PG CC

Dr Zahi Hawass and a team of leading archaeologists have selected the ten most important discoveries in Egypt. From major battles, to mega-construction, the discoveries uncover the amazing stories of the lives of kings, queens and ordinary people.
 

2:00 PM

60 min.

Rameses

Rameses

TV-PG CC

Was Rameses I murdered? The mummy has never been positively identified, but Zahi Hawass believes he has found it. With new CT and DNA technology, genetic testing, medical imaging and carbon dating, Zahi will set the record straight.
 

3:00 PM

60 min.

Nefertiti: Mummy Queen Mystery

TV-PG CC

Nefertiti, the most famous and beautiful of Egyptian queens, disappeared without any mention of what became of her, or where her mummy ended up. Zahi Hawass will undertake a new investigation, using DNA testing and medical imaging to solve her mystery.
 

4:00 PM

60 min.

Myth Hunters

The Lost Sword of the Samurai

TV-PG CC

The Honjo Masamune is the greatest Japanese sword ever made. Since the 13th century, it's passed down from generation to generation, becoming a Japanese national treasure. But its disappearance after WWII sparks a worldwide search for the famous sword
 

5:00 PM

60 min.

Myth Hunters

The Hunt for the Book of Spells

TV-PG CC

The Book of Thoth, a five thousand year old book of magic and wisdom. It’s said to have inspired early Freemasons, to provide the wisdom behind the Tarot and to have stimulated 1960s hippes. Yet no one has ever found the orginal text.
 

6:00 PM

60 min.

Codes and Conspiracies

Brothels

TV-PG CC

Discover the real story behind one of society's most clandestine institutions - brothels. Hidden within these bordellos are secrets about famous patrons, governments, and even religion. Find out why these sex dens have endured for thousands of years?
 

7:00 PM

60 min.

Codes and Conspiracies

The UFO Cover-Up

TV-PG CC

Discover the truth behind the UFO cover up. Is there a hidden "shadow government" that guards the truth...even from the President? Did a Nazi flying saucer crash in New Mexico? Are aliens living at Area 51? Or are these rumors to hide the real story?
 

8:00 PM

60 min.

The Devil's Triangle

TV-PG CC

Ships disappear, planes vanish into thin air. Researchers turn to science to explain the mysteries surrounding the Bermuda Triangle. Could methane bubbles, rogue waves or lightening be responsible? Scientists put all 3 theories to the ultimate test.
 

9:00 PM

60 min.

Myth Hunters

The Lost City of El Dorado

TV-PG CC

Legend tells that somewhere in South America there is a great city of gold, El Dorado, a fabulously rich and sophisticated kingdom. To most people it is just a legend. But to explorer Percy Fawcett, it's real.
 

10:00 PM

60 min.

Myth Hunters (Season 2)

The Secret of Superstition Mountain

TV-PG

Had a mysterious German prospector, known as the Dutchman, found the richest gold mine in America? When he died keeping the mine’s location secret, Dick Holmes - a young cowhand - went on a quest to track it down.
 

11:00 PM

60 min.

The Devil's Triangle

TV-PG CC

Ships disappear, planes vanish into thin air. Researchers turn to science to explain the mysteries surrounding the Bermuda Triangle. Could methane bubbles, rogue waves or lightening be responsible? Scientists put all 3 theories to the ultimate test.
 

Monday April 28

12:00 AM

60 min.

Myth Hunters

The Lost City of El Dorado

TV-PG CC

Legend tells that somewhere in South America there is a great city of gold, El Dorado, a fabulously rich and sophisticated kingdom. To most people it is just a legend. But to explorer Percy Fawcett, it's real.
 

1:00 AM

60 min.

Myth Hunters (Season 2)

The Secret of Superstition Mountain

TV-PG

Had a mysterious German prospector, known as the Dutchman, found the richest gold mine in America? When he died keeping the mine’s location secret, Dick Holmes - a young cowhand - went on a quest to track it down.
 

2:00 AM

60 min.

Codes and Conspiracies

The UFO Cover-Up

TV-PG CC

Discover the truth behind the UFO cover up. Is there a hidden "shadow government" that guards the truth...even from the President? Did a Nazi flying saucer crash in New Mexico? Are aliens living at Area 51? Or are these rumors to hide the real story?
 

3:00 AM

60 min.

Codes and Conspiracies

Brothels

TV-PG CC

Discover the real story behind one of society's most clandestine institutions - brothels. Hidden within these bordellos are secrets about famous patrons, governments, and even religion. Find out why these sex dens have endured for thousands of years?
 

4:00 AM

60 min.

Myth Hunters

The Hunt for the Book of Spells

TV-PG CC

The Book of Thoth, a five thousand year old book of magic and wisdom. It’s said to have inspired early Freemasons, to provide the wisdom behind the Tarot and to have stimulated 1960s hippes. Yet no one has ever found the orginal text.
 

5:00 AM

60 min.

Myth Hunters

The Lost Sword of the Samurai

TV-PG CC

The Honjo Masamune is the greatest Japanese sword ever made. Since the 13th century, it's passed down from generation to generation, becoming a Japanese national treasure. But its disappearance after WWII sparks a worldwide search for the famous sword
 

6:00 AM

60 min.

Julius Caesar's Greatest Battle

TV-PG CC

Rome's greatest general, Julius Caesar takes on a vast army of Gauls in a battle the cements his legend and paves the way for his rise to power.
 

7:00 AM

60 min.

Pyramid: Beyond Imagination

TV-PG CC

Among the greatest achievements in human history, Egypt's Great Pyramid contains mysteries that can only now be uncovered and brought to life.
 

8:00 AM

60 min.

Akhenaten and Nefertiti: The Royal Gods of Egypt

TV-PG CC

Lost among ruins for thousands of years, the story of Egypt's most controversial king and queen finally comes to light, and the secrets of the royal gods are revealed.
 

9:00 AM

60 min.

Pompeii: The Last Day

TV-PG CC

A blow-by-blow account of the volcanic apocalypse that engulfed the Roman city of Pompeii in ash, lava and flame, burying its secrets for nearly 2000 years.
 

10:00 AM

60 min.

Myth Hunters

The Lost City of El Dorado

TV-PG CC

Legend tells that somewhere in South America there is a great city of gold, El Dorado, a fabulously rich and sophisticated kingdom. To most people it is just a legend. But to explorer Percy Fawcett, it's real.
 

11:00 AM

60 min.

Myth Hunters

The Search for the Crystal Skulls

TV-PG CC

Legend says that one day 13 crystal skulls will come together as one to solve the great mysteries of life. There is one in London, in Paris, and in Washington DC. Modern science can now reveal the shocking truth behind these crystal skulls.
 

12:00 PM

60 min.

Angels vs. Demons: Fact or Fiction?

TV-PG CC

A hard-hitting yet witty look at the cutting-edge science and historical reality behind the best-selling novel Angels and Demons. It's a battle of fact vs. fiction in a world of antimatter, theology, conspiracies, symbolism and cults.
 

1:00 PM

120 min.

Nostradamus Decoded

TV-PG CC

He is the world’s most famous prophet. But what secrets did Nostradamus hide in his famously obscure words? And what mysteries do the words trigger in the minds that read them? Nostradamus Decoded unlocks the genius of the greatest seer of all time.
 

3:00 PM

60 min.

Nazis vs. Aliens

TV-PG CC

The incredible story of how Nazi scientists and UFO’s combined to create technology that changed the world.
 

4:00 PM

60 min.

Color of War

D-Day

TV-PG CC

Using personal letters and diaries, D-Day revisits the events of those decisive yet perilous days and reflects on the private triumphs and personal tragedies that proved crucial to the outcome of World War II.
 

5:00 PM

60 min.

Color of War

Victory in Europe

TV-PG CC

With original radio announcements, speeches and color newsreels of the time, witness what it was like as a generation united in relief after six years of suffering and endurance came to an end.
 

6:00 PM

60 min.

Color of War

Adolf Hitler

TV-PG CC

Telling the story of the rise and fall of a man who, as the Nazi Fuhrer, devastated the lives of countless numbers of people around the world and brought death and suffering to millions.
 

7:00 PM

60 min.

Nazi Hunters

Hunting the Nazi Rocket Scientists

TV-14 CC

German rocket scientists guided the US space program to the moon, but behind their achievements, many concealed dark secrets, buried in their Nazi past.
 

8:00 PM

60 min.

Nazis: Evolution of Evil

The Misfits Gather

TV-14 CC

Adolf Hitler finds his political destiny in the post-war turmoil of Munich. He quickly dominates a fringe party & builds it into the Nazi Party. As he recruits men to the cause, they plot to seize power in a dramatic coup known as the Beerhall Putsch.
 

9:00 PM

60 min.

Secrets of World War II

When Hitler Invaded America

TV-PG CC

In June 1942 two German U-Boats landed secret agents on Long Island and at Jacksonville, Florida. Their aim was sabotage . . . but their methods left a lot to be desired.
 

10:00 PM

60 min.

Secrets of World War II

What Really Happened to Rommel

TV-PG CC

He was nicknamed the 'Desert Fox', and highly decorated by Hitler. But Rommel did not sympathize with the Nazi party and may have been involved in the plot to kill Hitler. Did the legendary German General commit suicide, or was he murdered?
 

11:00 PM

60 min.

Nazis: Evolution of Evil

The Misfits Gather

TV-14 CC

Adolf Hitler finds his political destiny in the post-war turmoil of Munich. He quickly dominates a fringe party & builds it into the Nazi Party. As he recruits men to the cause, they plot to seize power in a dramatic coup known as the Beerhall Putsch.
 

Tuesday April 29

12:00 AM

60 min.

Secrets of World War II

When Hitler Invaded America

TV-PG CC

In June 1942 two German U-Boats landed secret agents on Long Island and at Jacksonville, Florida. Their aim was sabotage . . . but their methods left a lot to be desired.
 

1:00 AM

60 min.

Secrets of World War II

What Really Happened to Rommel

TV-PG CC

He was nicknamed the 'Desert Fox', and highly decorated by Hitler. But Rommel did not sympathize with the Nazi party and may have been involved in the plot to kill Hitler. Did the legendary German General commit suicide, or was he murdered?
 

2:00 AM

60 min.

Nazi Hunters

Hunting the Nazi Rocket Scientists

TV-14 CC

German rocket scientists guided the US space program to the moon, but behind their achievements, many concealed dark secrets, buried in their Nazi past.
 

3:00 AM

60 min.

Color of War

D-Day

TV-PG CC

Using personal letters and diaries, D-Day revisits the events of those decisive yet perilous days and reflects on the private triumphs and personal tragedies that proved crucial to the outcome of World War II.
 

4:00 AM

60 min.

Color of War

Victory in Europe

TV-PG CC

With original radio announcements, speeches and color newsreels of the time, witness what it was like as a generation united in relief after six years of suffering and endurance came to an end.
 

5:00 AM

60 min.

Color of War

Adolf Hitler

TV-PG CC

Telling the story of the rise and fall of a man who, as the Nazi Fuhrer, devastated the lives of countless numbers of people around the world and brought death and suffering to millions.
 

6:00 AM

60 min.

Real Gangs of New York

TV-PG CC

Go beyond the movie to uncover the hardship, political corruption and brutal gang wars of antebellum New York. Based on the book by Herbert Asbury, "Gangs of New York" paints a gritty picture of New York's Five Points area in the early 19th century.
 

7:00 AM

60 min.

Secret War

The Mafia Connection

TV-PG CC

With the fate of the free world in the balance, the US government turns to the head of the New York Mafia for help, and gets far more than they bargained for in return.
 

8:00 AM

60 min.

Secret War

Hitler's Atom Bomb

TV-PG CC

The untold story of Hitler's race to build the atomic bomb, and the special forces unit who risked everything to save the world from a Nazi nuclear armageddon.
 

9:00 AM

60 min.

Warplane

Jet Age

TV-PG CC

In the latter days of World War II, Britain and Germany feverishly advanced early dreams of a jet airplane that would revolutionize existing airplane roles and create an entirely new generation of mission-specific machines.
 

10:00 AM

60 min.

Warplane

Age of Stealth

TV-PG CC

Over the trenches of World War I, the "eye in the sky" had been indispensable. Since that time, developers have worked endlessly to make planes harder to spot and shoot down. Each advance was met by a counter-advance, until the birth of the computer.
 

11:00 AM

60 min.

Chaos in the Skies

Collisions

TV-PG CC

Collisions between aircraft are among the most deadly accidents in aviation history. This episode draws key connections that explain why collisions still occur.
 

12:00 PM

60 min.

Chaos in the Skies

Pilot Error

TV-PG CC

Pilot error has been responsible for a series of horrific air crashes. The fight to reduce it has become one of the big challenges of modern aviation. This episode shows how efforts to deal with it may have unintentionally led to another form of error.
 

1:00 PM

60 min.

Get Out Alive

Hijack on Flight 73

TV-14 CC

Palestinian extremists hijack Flight 73. Will Mike Thexton survive? It’s up to Head of Operations to save him.
 

2:00 PM

60 min.

Get Out Alive

Alabama Prison Riot

TV-14 CC

Byron Sanders is one of eleven prison officers taken hostage by inmates at FCI Talledega in Alabama. After a ten day ordeal, it’s up to Commander Dick Rogers and the FBI’s newly formed Hostage Rescue Team to get them out alive.
 

3:00 PM

60 min.

Get Out Alive

Somali Pirate Attack

TV-14 CC

In 2008, British security guards Carl Mason and Mike Kelly were assigned to protect the oil tanker Biscaglia as it travelled through the Gulf of Aden. It was supposed to be an easy job until the ship was attacked by gun-toting, drug-crazed Somali pirates
 

4:00 PM

60 min.

Somali Pirate Takedown - The Real Story

TV-14 CC

Find out the very real story behind the heroic Navy SEAL kill shots that finally freed Captain Richard Phillips after a dramatic 4-day Somali pirate siege.
 

5:00 PM

60 min.

Warrior POV

Beheading the Taliban

TV-PG CC

Afghanistan, September 2006: US Army Green Berets take on nearly 1000 Taliban Fighters in one of the most intense battles of the War on Terror. Five years after the 9/11 Attacks, Task Force 31 launches a full-scale attack on a hill called Sperwan Ghar.
 

6:00 PM

60 min.

Ultimate Warfare

Baghdad: Thunder Runs

TV-PG CC

2003, In what would become one of the most brutal and decisive battles of the Iraq war, a battalion of tanks punches a hole right into the heart of Saddam Hussein's Baghdad. They are the first Mechanised force to enter a capitol city since WWII.
 

7:00 PM

60 min.

Against the Odds

A Chance in Hell: The Battle of Ramadi

TV-PG CC

When Colonel MacFarland arrived in Iraq's deadliest city, the odds could not have been worse. Al-Qaeda has arrogantly declared Ramadi, capital of a new caliphate. The boys of MacFarland’s Ready First Combat Team would fight to give America a clear victory
 

8:00 PM

60 min.

The Shadow Military

TV-PG CC

Critics call them mercenaries. The government calls them essential to fighting a modern war. Now these soldiers-for-hire provide a rare look into what they do, why they do it, and how they’ve become vital to winning the war on terrorism.
 

9:00 PM

60 min.

Future Firepower

Rogue State

TV-PG CC

From remote-controlled weapons stations to mini-robots and super-fast helicopters, smart rocket launchers to new fighter jet technology, Future Firepower explores the next-generation military hardware that could fight a possible rogue state war.
 

10:00 PM

60 min.

CIA Declassified

Castro and the Cold Cream

TV-PG

1959, Fidel Castro is a growing threat to the U.S. It’s decided he should be terminated. But who can do it? This is the true story of how the CIA turned his lover into a deadly assassin and sent her on a mission to kill their formidable enemy.
 

11:00 PM

60 min.

The Shadow Military

TV-PG CC

Critics call them mercenaries. The government calls them essential to fighting a modern war. Now these soldiers-for-hire provide a rare look into what they do, why they do it, and how they’ve become vital to winning the war on terrorism.
 

Wednesday April 30

12:00 AM

60 min.

Future Firepower

Rogue State

TV-PG CC

From remote-controlled weapons stations to mini-robots and super-fast helicopters, smart rocket launchers to new fighter jet technology, Future Firepower explores the next-generation military hardware that could fight a possible rogue state war.
 

1:00 AM

60 min.

CIA Declassified

Castro and the Cold Cream

TV-PG

1959, Fidel Castro is a growing threat to the U.S. It’s decided he should be terminated. But who can do it? This is the true story of how the CIA turned his lover into a deadly assassin and sent her on a mission to kill their formidable enemy.
 

2:00 AM

60 min.

Against the Odds

A Chance in Hell: The Battle of Ramadi

TV-PG CC

When Colonel MacFarland arrived in Iraq's deadliest city, the odds could not have been worse. Al-Qaeda has arrogantly declared Ramadi, capital of a new caliphate. The boys of MacFarland’s Ready First Combat Team would fight to give America a clear victory
 

3:00 AM

60 min.

Ultimate Warfare

Baghdad: Thunder Runs

TV-PG CC

2003, In what would become one of the most brutal and decisive battles of the Iraq war, a battalion of tanks punches a hole right into the heart of Saddam Hussein's Baghdad. They are the first Mechanised force to enter a capitol city since WWII.
 

4:00 AM

60 min.

Warrior POV

Beheading the Taliban

TV-PG CC

Afghanistan, September 2006: US Army Green Berets take on nearly 1000 Taliban Fighters in one of the most intense battles of the War on Terror. Five years after the 9/11 Attacks, Task Force 31 launches a full-scale attack on a hill called Sperwan Ghar.
 

5:00 AM

60 min.

Somali Pirate Takedown - The Real Story

TV-14 CC

Find out the very real story behind the heroic Navy SEAL kill shots that finally freed Captain Richard Phillips after a dramatic 4-day Somali pirate siege.
 

6:00 AM

60 min.

Bullet Points

Operation Desert Storm

TV-PG CC

In 1991, the United States and an unprecedented coalition of over 30 countries join forces to liberate Kuwait from invading Iraq dictator, Saddam Hussein. Highlights from the key battles, weapons and strategies that lead to a decisive victory.
 

7:00 AM

60 min.

Bullet Points

Battle For the Pacific

TV-PG CC

How did America recover from Pearl Harbor and, in one short year, achieve supremacy in the Pacific over the fearsome Japanese empire? We highlight the defining battles that turned the tide in the Pacific theater,and led to victory.
 

8:00 AM

60 min.

Myths of Pearl Harbor

Part 1

TV-PG CC

Every American knows that the Japanese launched a surprise attack against the United States on December 7, 1941. What most Americans don't know, however, is that an American Navy vessel actually fired the first shot that morning.
 

9:00 AM

60 min.

Myths of Pearl Harbor

Part 2

TV-PG CC

Every American knows that the Japanese launched a surprise attack against the United States on December 7, 1941. What most Americans don't know, however, is that an American Navy vessel actually fired the first shot that morning.
 

10:00 AM

60 min.

Top Secret Weapons Revealed

In Search of the Smart Bomb

TV-PG CC

During WWII, the search for the world’s first guided bombs sparks an arms race pushes the boundaries of technology and human imagination. From unmanned drones to bombs guided by pigeons, cats and even bats. This is the race for the first smart bomb.
 

11:00 AM

60 min.

Top Secret Weapons Revealed

Nazi War Machines

TV-PG CC

From a Super Gun to a Mega Tank, from Rocket power to a flying wing - these are the revolutionary weapons Adolf Hitler believes will win him the Second World War.
 

12:00 PM

60 min.

Inside the Mind of Adolf Hitler

TV-PG CC

Forensic experts probe the twisted mind of Adolf Hitler to uncover his darkest secrets and to find out what drove him to such mad ends.
 

1:00 PM

60 min.

World War II in Color

The Gathering Storm

TV-PG CC

On September 1st 1939, the most destructive war the world has ever known began as German troops invaded Poland. By the time it ended six years later, more than 70 million people would be killed and whole continents devastated.
 

2:00 PM

60 min.

World War II in Color

Lightning War

TV-PG CC

Hitler's armed forces took just four weeks to conquer Poland. Their opponent was not only outnumbered both in men and weapons, but facing a new type of warfare - Lightning War or Blitzkrieg - for which it was totally unprepared.
 

3:00 PM

60 min.

World War II in Color

Britain at Bay

TV-PG CC

By the end of June 1940, Hitler was victorious in western Europe. Nazi Germany now controlled Denmark, Norway, the Netherlands, Belgium and France. Only Britain remained defiant. But the Fuehrer was certain that it could not hold out for long.
 

4:00 PM

60 min.

World War II in Color

Hitler Strikes East

TV-PG CC

By the autumn of 1940, Hitler's forces were supreme in Western Europe. Britain remained undefeated but the country was isolated and Hitler no longer considered it a threat. The Fuhrer was ready for his greatest gamble - Operation Barbarossa.
 

5:00 PM

60 min.

World War II in Color

The Mediterranean and North Africa

TV-PG CC

Italy's dictator Benito Mussolini dreamt of recreating the Roman Empire. The Mediterranean would become Italy's lake with a great new colonial empire on its southern shore including British-controlled Egypt and Sudan.
 

6:00 PM

60 min.

World War II in Color

The Soviet Steamroller

TV-PG CC

By mid-1943, Hitler was on the run. The reality of a war on two fronts had caught up with him. In the West an Allied assault on Italy threatened his southern flank. In the East, exhausted German troops were fighting against the Soviet military machine.
 

7:00 PM

60 min.

World War II in Color

Overlord

TV-PG CC

By early 1944, Hitler faced a new threat. In the West, Allied preparations to invade north-west France were coming to a climax. It was an attack he had long been expecting. His problem was knowing when and where it would come.
 

8:00 PM

60 min.

World War II in Color

Closing the Ring

TV-PG CC

By late summer 1944, the Allied forces in north-west Europe were thrusting towards the German border. Paris and Antwerp were liberated, but then supply problems brought the advance to a halt. Meanwhile, Stalin had halted his main thrust towards Berlin.
 

9:00 PM

60 min.

Nazis: Evolution of Evil

In Power

TV-14 CC

Adolf Hitler has a secret agenda, to rid Germany of the Jews. By 1938, he has won German hearts & minds of the German people. Then 1,000 synagogues burnt & 91 Jews killed in a single night. Now Hitler attacks his enemies like the Jews with impunity.
 

10:00 PM

60 min.

Nazis: Evolution of Evil

Preparing for War

TV-14

In November 1937, Adolph Hitler summons his generals and unveils his military plans. Germany will annex Austria and the German speaking lands in Czechoslovakia, the Sudetenland, as soon as possible. The war is only just beginning.
 

11:00 PM

60 min.

World War II in Color

Closing the Ring

TV-PG CC

By late summer 1944, the Allied forces in north-west Europe were thrusting towards the German border. Paris and Antwerp were liberated, but then supply problems brought the advance to a halt. Meanwhile, Stalin had halted his main thrust towards Berlin.
 

Thursday May 1

12:00 AM

60 min.

Nazis: Evolution of Evil

In Power

TV-14 CC

Adolf Hitler has a secret agenda, to rid Germany of the Jews. By 1938, he has won German hearts & minds of the German people. Then 1,000 synagogues burnt & 91 Jews killed in a single night. Now Hitler attacks his enemies like the Jews with impunity.
 

1:00 AM

60 min.

Nazis: Evolution of Evil

Preparing for War

TV-14

In November 1937, Adolph Hitler summons his generals and unveils his military plans. Germany will annex Austria and the German speaking lands in Czechoslovakia, the Sudetenland, as soon as possible. The war is only just beginning.
 

2:00 AM

60 min.

World War II in Color

Overlord

TV-PG CC

By early 1944, Hitler faced a new threat. In the West, Allied preparations to invade north-west France were coming to a climax. It was an attack he had long been expecting. His problem was knowing when and where it would come.
 

3:00 AM

60 min.

World War II in Color

Hitler Strikes East

TV-PG CC

By the autumn of 1940, Hitler's forces were supreme in Western Europe. Britain remained undefeated but the country was isolated and Hitler no longer considered it a threat. The Fuhrer was ready for his greatest gamble - Operation Barbarossa.
 

4:00 AM

60 min.

World War II in Color

The Mediterranean and North Africa

TV-PG CC

Italy's dictator Benito Mussolini dreamt of recreating the Roman Empire. The Mediterranean would become Italy's lake with a great new colonial empire on its southern shore including British-controlled Egypt and Sudan.
 

5:00 AM

60 min.

World War II in Color

The Soviet Steamroller

TV-PG CC

By mid-1943, Hitler was on the run. The reality of a war on two fronts had caught up with him. In the West an Allied assault on Italy threatened his southern flank. In the East, exhausted German troops were fighting against the Soviet military machine.
 

6:00 AM

60 min.

Greatest Tank Battles

The Battle of France

TV-PG CC

At the outset of WWII, the Germans pioneered a new form of mobile armored warfare. This is the story of how the Nazi's unleashed the blitzkrieg on Western Europe as thousands of Panzer tanks raced across rugged terrain and crushed Allied defenses.
 

7:00 AM

60 min.

Greatest Tank Battles

The Battle of Tunisia

TV-PG CC

By 1942, Rommel's Afrika Corps has been pushed back to Tunisia and the new US tank force lands in North Africa. This is the story of the final North African battles as two of history's most famed tank commanders - Patton and Rommel - go head to head.
 

8:00 AM

60 min.

Greatest Tank Battles

The Battle of Italy

TV-PG CC

In 1943, tanks of the Canadian Armored Corps make their combat debut on the European mainland. This is the story of the Canadian tankers who fight their way up the Italian peninsula in the push to liberate Rome from Nazi occupation.
 

9:00 AM

60 min.

Lost Airmen of Buchenwald

TV-PG CC

In the summer of 1944, 168 airmen from the US, and other Allied countries were captured in Paris by the German Gestapo.Falsely accused of being terrorists and saboteurs illegally detained at the infamous Buchenwald Concentration Camp.
 

10:00 AM

60 min.

Vietnam POWs - Stories of Survival

TV-PG CC

In 1962, America lost her first POW in Vietnam. In 1973, the last of the accounted-for POWs returned. Those who survived the prison camps retell stories of unparalleled determination while others describe America's efforts to rescue them.
 

11:00 AM

60 min.

RAW WAR

The Lost Film of Dak To

TV-14 CC

RAW WAR presents gripping personal stories through newly discovered film and photographs from combat cameramen who filmed some of the most significant military engagements in Vietnam.
 

12:00 PM

60 min.

Our Time in Hell: The Korean War - Part 1

TV-PG CC

In the first months of the Korean War, American and UN troops were nearly defeated, until Gen. MacArthur's invasion of Inchon turned the tables. Little did he know that China was about to join the fight.
 

1:00 PM

60 min.

Our Time in Hell: The Korean War - Part 2

TV-PG CC

When the Chinese entered the Korean War, America considered nuclear retaliation, which could have sparked World War III. This "Forgotten War" for the Korean peninsula claimed four million lives in just three years.
 

2:00 PM

60 min.

Normandy - The Great Crusade - Part 1

TV-PG CC

The personal experiences and military achievements of the soldiers and civilians who participated in the legendary invasion are chronicled. The Normandy landing proved to be the turning point of World War II.
 

3:00 PM

60 min.

Normandy - The Great Crusade - Part 2

TV-PG CC

The personal experiences and military achievements of the soldiers and civilians who participated in the legendary invasion are chronicled. The Normandy landing proved to be the turning point of World War II.
 

4:00 PM

60 min.

Myth Hunters

The Missing Eighth Wonder of the World

TV-PG CC

1941 - When Germans loot one of the Soviet Union's most important works of art - the Amber Room, an extraordinary series of rare amber screens and considered to be the eighth wonder of the world, it sets off one of the greatest treasure hunts of all time.
 

5:00 PM

60 min.

Myth Hunters

Hitler and the Spear of Destiny

TV-PG CC

As Hitler's army over powers Austria, he immediately takes possession of the Spear that is said to have pierced the side of Christ. Then, as Germany lies in ruin at the end of WWII, the spear is in jeopardy of being stolen, or lost forever.
 

6:00 PM

60 min.

Myth Hunters

The Search for the Crystal Skulls

TV-PG CC

Legend says that one day 13 crystal skulls will come together as one to solve the great mysteries of life. There is one in London, in Paris, and in Washington DC. Modern science can now reveal the shocking truth behind these crystal skulls.
 

7:00 PM

60 min.

Egypt's New Tomb Revealed

TV-PG CC

A new tomb is found in Egypt's Valley of the Kings, with 28 jars and 7 coffins and only Discovery is inside. What lies sealed inside the jars? Are there mummies in the coffins? And, if so, are they tied to King Tut's tomb? The answer may change history...
 

8:00 PM

60 min.

The Lost Mummy of Imhotep

TV-G CC

The Egyptian high priest in the movie, The Mummy, is considered by historians to be the first genius. The first to build pyramids, this physician and ruler was a god to his people. Archaeologists may have discovered his tomb in the sands of Saqqara.
 

9:00 PM

60 min.

Akhenaten and Nefertiti: The Royal Gods of Egypt

TV-PG CC

Lost among ruins for thousands of years, the story of Egypt's most controversial king and queen finally comes to light, and the secrets of the royal gods are revealed.
 

10:00 PM

60 min.

Rameses

Rameses

TV-PG CC

Was Rameses I murdered? The mummy has never been positively identified, but Zahi Hawass believes he has found it. With new CT and DNA technology, genetic testing, medical imaging and carbon dating, Zahi will set the record straight.
 
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