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Monday September 15

9:00 PM

60 min.

Nazi Hunters

Goering - The Star Exhibit

TV-14 CC

As it was not possible to try Hitler for crimes against humanity at Nuremberg the prosecutors turned to the next best thing; his deputy, Hermann Goering. Goering had founded the Gestapo, and commanded the Luftwaffe.
 

10:00 PM

60 min.

Nazi Hunters

The Jewish Avengers

TV-14 CC

After the war, a Jewish group called the Avengers were horrified by the number of known Nazis with blood on their hands who were simply allowed to resume their normal lives. They decided to hunt these Nazis down.
 

11:00 PM

60 min.

Nazi Hunters

The Hunt for Martin Bormann

TV-14 CC

Hitler's ruthless secretary Martin Borman disappeared during the final days of the Third Reich, triggering a world-wide manhunt for the most wanted of all Nazi war criminals.
 

Tuesday September 16

12:00 AM

60 min.

Nazi Hunters

Goering - The Star Exhibit

TV-14 CC

As it was not possible to try Hitler for crimes against humanity at Nuremberg the prosecutors turned to the next best thing; his deputy, Hermann Goering. Goering had founded the Gestapo, and commanded the Luftwaffe.
 

1:00 AM

60 min.

Nazi Hunters

The Jewish Avengers

TV-14 CC

After the war, a Jewish group called the Avengers were horrified by the number of known Nazis with blood on their hands who were simply allowed to resume their normal lives. They decided to hunt these Nazis down.
 

2:00 AM

60 min.

Nazi Hunters

Hunting Adolf Eichmann

TV-14 CC

Adolf Eichmann was the SS officer charged with the Final Solution, the man charged with transporting the Jews to the Nazi extermination camps. This he did with zeal and efficiency.
 

3:00 AM

60 min.

Hitler's Bodyguard

The Inner Circle

TV-PG CC

In the 1920s, Hitler recruited street-fighting bullies to guard party meetings. They would soon become known as the SA. As Hitler's career evolved, the SA grew and their rival SS was created and competed for the powerful position of guarding Hitler.
 

4:00 AM

60 min.

Hitler's Bodyguard

Early Assassination Attempts

TV-PG CC

The rivalry between the SA and the SS heats up as Hitler's power grows. Hermann Goering and Ernst Roehm square off in their attempts to get closer to their rising leader. Hitler's near fatal revolt and subsequent arrest serve to promote his ambition.
 

5:00 AM

60 min.

Hitler's Bodyguard

Kill the New Chancellor!

TV-PG CC

When Hitler becomes Chancellor in 1933, immediate threats on his life are made and quickly thwarted. These threats become serious attempts when Hitler seizes absolute power after the burning of the Reichstag.
 

6:00 AM

60 min.

Dungeons of Alcatraz

TV-G CC

Discover the hidden passageways, secret rooms and underground cells designed to break down the most violent of offenders at Alcatraz. Surviving prisoners describe the notorious, steel-cold "isolation units" that nearly drove them mad.
 

7:00 AM

60 min.

Engineering Supermax Prisons

TV-PG CC

There are some prisoners who are so dangerous to other inmates, so threatening to prison guards that they must be put into the most secure of all correctional facilities. Find out how these facilities are designed, built and maintained.
 

8:00 AM

60 min.

Secret Life of Money

TV-PG CC

Go behind the scenes and a wall of myth and misunderstanding to explore the systems that design, produce, protect, distribute and manage America's money. This program will answer the question "What is money all about, anyways?"
 

9:00 AM

60 min.

Secrets of the U.S. Mint

TV-G CC

Take a rare look inside the highly guarded facilities of the U.S. Mint, which hold over $60 billion worth of precious metal. Cameras unlock the previously secret process by which metal is transformed into works of art.
 

10:00 AM

60 min.

Statue of Liberty: Building a Colossus

TV-G CC

Explore the history behind one of America's most revered icons, a national symbol that almost didn't make it to the U.S. Go behind the scenes of a massive $260 million restoration; computer imagery reveals the engineering genius behind the construction.
 

11:00 AM

60 min.

Secret America

Episode 1

TV-PG CC

They are the most iconic symbols of America, but lurking behind each one are conspiracy theories, myths, and lies.
 

12:00 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.
 

2:00 PM

60 min.

Columbus: Secrets From the Grave

TV-G CC

Columbus kept the truth of his identity carefully hidden. Claimed by Italians as the son of Genoa, he has been claimed the son of a privateer, a pope and a Jew. Follow a descendant of Columbus on a quest to discover her famous ancestor's true origins.
 

3:00 PM

60 min.

Curiosity: What's Beneath America?

Episode 1

TV-PG

Everything which has made America bountiful and powerful is a product of forces which date back billions of years. How have earth’s ancient forces made America what it is today?
 

4:00 PM

60 min.

What Destroyed the Hindenburg? (Curiosity)

TV-PG CC

Curiosity presents: There are dozens of theories about how Hindenburg blew in May 1937. Now, a team of aeronautical engineers will build 3 perfectly accurate 50 ft. replicas and put leading theories to the test to find what really destroyed Hindenburg.
 

5:00 PM

60 min.

How Will the World End? (Curiosity)

TV-14 CC

The Mayans predict that time will end on December 21, 2012. But how likely is a global apocalypse from a scientific point of view? When, where and will it happen, if at all? Samuel L. Jackson hosts this CGI spectacular.
 

6:00 PM

60 min.

America's Doomsday Plan

TV-PG CC

On Doomsday, what will the U.S. do to safeguard the President, the military and government officials? America’s Doomsday Plan goes behind the scenes to reveal the secret plans and facilities standing by, 24/7, to ensure the homeland survives disaster.
 

7:00 PM

60 min.

Roswell

TV-14 CC

Venture 60 years into the past to examine the body of Roswell evidence. Hear the stories of civilians whose lives were changed by what they saw and of military men who may have been ordered to cover-up what they knew.
 

8:00 PM

60 min.

CIA Mind Control

TV-14 CC

It has all the makings of a government plot, and in this case, it happens to be true. The CIA did perform experiments with LSD as a mind-control agent. But conspiracy theorists insist it was on a much larger scale than officials ever admitted.
 

9:00 PM

60 min.

Codes and Conspiracies

Bunkers

TV-PG CC

Discover the real story behind America's secret bunkers. Ranging from backyard boxes... to government mini-cities. Underground bunkers have been a feature of warfare planning since the dawn of time and have played an important role in America's history.
 

10:00 PM

30 min.

America: Facts vs. Fiction

The Inventors

TV-PG CC

We don’t always know the truth behind the inventors that create the devices we use every day. On America’s Facts Vs. Fictions, learn that Thomas Edison didn’t actually invent the light bulb and Benjamin Franklin never “discovered” electricity.
 

10:30 PM

30 min.

America: Facts vs. Fiction

Roadside Stories

TV-PG CC

A whole other story is behind the roads and bridges that cross the United States. On this episode of America’s Facts Vs. Fictions learn a woman was the driving force behind completing the Brooklyn Bridge and Route 66 wasn’t built from scratch.
 

11:00 PM

60 min.

CIA Mind Control

TV-14 CC

It has all the makings of a government plot, and in this case, it happens to be true. The CIA did perform experiments with LSD as a mind-control agent. But conspiracy theorists insist it was on a much larger scale than officials ever admitted.
 

Wednesday September 17

12:00 AM

60 min.

Codes and Conspiracies

Bunkers

TV-PG CC

Discover the real story behind America's secret bunkers. Ranging from backyard boxes... to government mini-cities. Underground bunkers have been a feature of warfare planning since the dawn of time and have played an important role in America's history.
 

1:00 AM

30 min.

America: Facts vs. Fiction

The Inventors

TV-PG CC

We don’t always know the truth behind the inventors that create the devices we use every day. On America’s Facts Vs. Fictions, learn that Thomas Edison didn’t actually invent the light bulb and Benjamin Franklin never “discovered” electricity.
 

1:30 AM

30 min.

America: Facts vs. Fiction

Roadside Stories

TV-PG CC

A whole other story is behind the roads and bridges that cross the United States. On this episode of America’s Facts Vs. Fictions learn a woman was the driving force behind completing the Brooklyn Bridge and Route 66 wasn’t built from scratch.
 

2:00 AM

60 min.

Roswell

TV-14 CC

Venture 60 years into the past to examine the body of Roswell evidence. Hear the stories of civilians whose lives were changed by what they saw and of military men who may have been ordered to cover-up what they knew.
 

3:00 AM

60 min.

America's Doomsday Plan

TV-PG CC

On Doomsday, what will the U.S. do to safeguard the President, the military and government officials? America’s Doomsday Plan goes behind the scenes to reveal the secret plans and facilities standing by, 24/7, to ensure the homeland survives disaster.
 

4:00 AM

60 min.

How Will the World End? (Curiosity)

TV-14 CC

The Mayans predict that time will end on December 21, 2012. But how likely is a global apocalypse from a scientific point of view? When, where and will it happen, if at all? Samuel L. Jackson hosts this CGI spectacular.
 

5:00 AM

60 min.

What Destroyed the Hindenburg? (Curiosity)

TV-PG CC

Curiosity presents: There are dozens of theories about how Hindenburg blew in May 1937. Now, a team of aeronautical engineers will build 3 perfectly accurate 50 ft. replicas and put leading theories to the test to find what really destroyed Hindenburg.
 

6:00 AM

60 min.

The Alamo

TV-PG CC

The diary of a Mexican officer who fought at the Alamo has spurred controversy and outrage regarding Davy Crockett and the Texas revolutionaries. These startling revelations challenge the traditional history and heroism of these Alamo defenders.
 

7:00 AM

60 min.

Unsolved History: Gettysburg: Pickett's Charge

TV-PG CC

The North mythologized Pickett's Charge as the last gasp of a desperate Confederate Army. The South mythologized the battle as a gallant last stand. Take a look at this turning point in American history in a new light.
 

8:00 AM

60 min.

Custer's Last Stand

TV-PG CC

On June 25, 1876, George Armstrong Custer stumbled on one of the largest Indian camps the Plains had seen. Vastly outnumbered, Custer and his troops fell to the Indians at Little Big Horn. Scientists examine artifacts to recreate this famous battle.
 

9:00 AM

60 min.

The Revolutionary War

Rebels and Redcoats

TV-PG CC

With the British government two months away by sea, the American colonies operated with great freedom. But the imposition of a tax on the colonies sparked protests that escalated into revolution.
 

10:00 AM

60 min.

The Revolutionary War

Independence

TV-PG CC

Under the leadership of George Washington, the American Army had early success driving the British from Boston. But as the war progressed the Americans met with resounding defeat in New York.
 

11:00 AM

60 min.

The Revolutionary War

Misfortunes of War

TV-PG CC

The British plan for the summer of 1777 was to cut New England off from her less rebellious neighbors. American success in thwarting this strategy convinced France and Spain to back the rebels.
 

12:00 PM

60 min.

The Revolutionary War

A War Without End

TV-PG CC

The years 1778 and 1779 featured profiteering on the homefront, the growth of the American Navy, and Spain's entrance into the French-American alliance.
 

1:00 PM

60 min.

The Revolutionary War

The Dark Days

TV-PG CC

The young nation faced trying times in 1780, as the British invaded the South, Savannah fell to the British, Benedict Arnold committed treason, and civilians experienced great hardships.
 

2:00 PM

60 min.

The Revolutionary War

A Harvest of Victory

TV-PG CC

The United States struggled to form itself in the years from 1781 to 1783, as Congress pacified mutineers with cannons, Congress signed the Articles of Confederation, and Washington kept the Army together.
 

3:00 PM

60 min.

Gettysburg: The Battle That Changed America

TV-PG CC

The Battle of Gettysburg is the most important event in American history since the Declaration of Independence. See how close the South came to winning the battle - and almost changing history.
 

4:00 PM

60 min.

Wild West's Most Wanted

TV-PG CC

Go beyond the Wanted posters. From Jesse James to Butch Cassidy, outlaws of the West have been immortalized in American mythology. Admired for their passion and lawlessness, these glorified masters of the quick draw were murderers, thieves and thugs.
 

5:00 PM

60 min.

Gunslingers

Tom Horn - Grim Reaper of the Rockies

TV-PG CC

As the Wild West becomes settled, this mysterious hit man kills for men who want to preserve the old order – where violence rules all. But the law isn’t giving in this time.
 

6:00 PM

60 min.

Gunslingers

John Wesley Hardin - The Dark Heart of Texas

TV-PG CC

In the turbulent aftermath of the Civil War, a volatile gunman wages a bloody crusade against anyone who stands between himself and his notions of freedom.
 

7:00 PM

60 min.

Gunslingers

Wild Bill - Marksman and Marked Man

TV-PG CC

When the most famous man in the Old West outlives his legend, he becomes the target of gunslingers eager to make legends of their own – by shooting him dead.
 

8:00 PM

60 min.

Gunslingers

Billy the Kid - The Phantom of Lincoln County

TV-PG CC

On a bloodstained frontier where corruption is king, an unlikely hero becomes a crusader for justice... and revenge. By the time of his death at the age of 21, everyone in the country had heard of Billy the Kid.
 

9:00 PM

60 min.

Gunslingers

Jesse James - The South's Last Rebel

TV-PG CC

From the ashes of the Confederacy rises a bold rebel outlaw determined to get rich... and get even. Jesse James is seen by many as a modern day Robin Hood – a Southern gentlemen avenging the efforts of Northern businessmen to exploit his territory.
 

10:00 PM

60 min.

Gunslingers

The Tombstone Vendetta

TV-PG CC

When one of the frontier’s bravest men discovers the limits of the law in the most dangerous boomtown in the West, he exacts his own brand of justice on the cowboys who shot his brothers.
 

11:00 PM

60 min.

Gunslingers

Billy the Kid - The Phantom of Lincoln County

TV-PG CC

On a bloodstained frontier where corruption is king, an unlikely hero becomes a crusader for justice... and revenge. By the time of his death at the age of 21, everyone in the country had heard of Billy the Kid.
 

Thursday September 18

12:00 AM

60 min.

Gunslingers

Jesse James - The South's Last Rebel

TV-PG CC

From the ashes of the Confederacy rises a bold rebel outlaw determined to get rich... and get even. Jesse James is seen by many as a modern day Robin Hood – a Southern gentlemen avenging the efforts of Northern businessmen to exploit his territory.
 

1:00 AM

60 min.

Gunslingers

The Tombstone Vendetta

TV-PG CC

When one of the frontier’s bravest men discovers the limits of the law in the most dangerous boomtown in the West, he exacts his own brand of justice on the cowboys who shot his brothers.
 

2:00 AM

60 min.

Gunslingers

Wild Bill - Marksman and Marked Man

TV-PG CC

When the most famous man in the Old West outlives his legend, he becomes the target of gunslingers eager to make legends of their own – by shooting him dead.
 

3:00 AM

60 min.

Gunslingers

John Wesley Hardin - The Dark Heart of Texas

TV-PG CC

In the turbulent aftermath of the Civil War, a volatile gunman wages a bloody crusade against anyone who stands between himself and his notions of freedom.
 

4:00 AM

60 min.

Gunslingers

Tom Horn - Grim Reaper of the Rockies

TV-PG CC

As the Wild West becomes settled, this mysterious hit man kills for men who want to preserve the old order – where violence rules all. But the law isn’t giving in this time.
 

5:00 AM

60 min.

Wild West's Most Wanted

TV-PG CC

Go beyond the Wanted posters. From Jesse James to Butch Cassidy, outlaws of the West have been immortalized in American mythology. Admired for their passion and lawlessness, these glorified masters of the quick draw were murderers, thieves and thugs.
 

6:00 AM

60 min.

Great Planes

Apache Helicopter

TV-G CC

Not just any helicopter, the AH-64 was something truly new. A computerized, fully-armed gunship, it could fly where no fixed-wing aircraft could ever go. Modern warfare demands modern equipment and the Apache fit the bill.
 

7:00 AM

60 min.

Deadliest Tech

Fighters

TV-PG CC

America's fighter planes are renowned as the world's deadliest and most dominant aerial assassins. In this episode of Combat Tech, we'll explore the top fighters ever, and look at what the future holds.
 

8:00 AM

60 min.

Warplane

Airplane to Air Force

TV-PG CC

After their first successful powered flight, the Wright Brothers turned to the U.S. Army, well aware of the potential military value of their airplane. Within years, the entire Western world would embrace the idea of powered flight.
 

9:00 AM

60 min.

Warplane

Air Force to Air Power

TV-PG CC

World War II was an era of rapid innovation and terrible destruction from above. This was the period where national air forces came of age, where individual planes coalesced into unstoppable squadrons, and where wartime tactics were dictated from the sky.
 

10:00 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.
 

11:00 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.
 

12:00 PM

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.
 

1:00 PM

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.
 

2:00 PM

60 min.

Nazi Hunters

Peiper - The Murderer of Malmedy

TV-14 CC

During the Battle of the Bulge, US troops surrender to an SS battalion, infamous for atrocities. Their mangled remains reveal a brutal war crime, and point the way to the cold-blooded killers.
 

3:00 PM

60 min.

Nazi Hunters

Who Killed Heinrich Himmler?

TV-14 CC

Heinrich Himmler was a street fighter who took control of one of Hitler's most feared terror machines - the 'Einsatzgruppen' tasked with depopulating Eastern Europe and Russia so that 'pure' Germans could take their place.
 

4:00 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.
 

5:00 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.
 

6:00 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.
 

7:00 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.
 

8:00 PM

60 min.

Apocalypse: WWI

Fury

TV-PG CC

1914. Kings rule over the people of Europe. With ultimate power, they lead their nations to war. But in a new era, war threatens to wipe empires off the face of the earth. This is the beginning, of the Apocalypse.
 

9:00 PM

60 min.

Apocalypse: WWI

Fear

TV-PG CC

The war was to be short and glorious. But fear spreads as Germany marches towards Paris. While the generals refuse to change their tactics, men are being killed on an unprecedented scale. An entire generation could be lost and yet the war goes on.
 

10:00 PM

60 min.

Apocalypse: WWI

Hell

TV-PG CC

War descends into hell. The battlefield becomes a slaughterhouse. After 16 months of fighting, five million men are dead. Despite this, neither side has gained any ground until a new and terrifying machine rolls onto the battlefield… the Tank.
 

11:00 PM

60 min.

Apocalypse: WWI

Fury

TV-PG CC

1914. Kings rule over the people of Europe. With ultimate power, they lead their nations to war. But in a new era, war threatens to wipe empires off the face of the earth. This is the beginning, of the Apocalypse.
 

Friday September 19

12:00 AM

60 min.

Apocalypse: WWI

Fear

TV-PG CC

The war was to be short and glorious. But fear spreads as Germany marches towards Paris. While the generals refuse to change their tactics, men are being killed on an unprecedented scale. An entire generation could be lost and yet the war goes on.
 

1:00 AM

60 min.

Apocalypse: WWI

Hell

TV-PG CC

War descends into hell. The battlefield becomes a slaughterhouse. After 16 months of fighting, five million men are dead. Despite this, neither side has gained any ground until a new and terrifying machine rolls onto the battlefield… the Tank.
 

2:00 AM

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.
 

3:00 AM

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.
 

4:00 AM

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.
 

5:00 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.
 

6:00 AM

60 min.

History Exposed

POW Pt 1

TV-14 CC

Imprisoned. Stripped of physical and emotional freedom, Prisoners Of War learn to play a game of cat and mouse. They rely on their wits and will to survive. Some are tortured, some are starved, others humiliated, but they carry on.
 

7:00 AM

60 min.

History Exposed

POW Pt II

TV-14 CC

They're the most renowned Prisoners of War of World War 2 and their true story becomes one the greatest war movies of all time: "The Great Escape." Their valiant effort changes POW life forever. 73 are re-captured and 50 are machine gunned to death.
 

8:00 AM

60 min.

History Exposed

POW Pt III

TV-14 CC

Sometimes the front line isn't on the battlefield. Weaponless, but not whipped, how do prisoners of war foil their captors?
 

9:00 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.
 

10:00 AM

60 min.

Adrift: 47 Days with Sharks

TV-14 CC

The inspiring true story of Louis Zamperini and a small group of fellow American airmen. During a routine search mission over the Pacific in WWII, their plane crashed into shark infested waters, leaving them struggling to survive for 47 days.
 

11:00 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.
 

12:00 PM

60 min.

Secrets of World War II

Home Run From Colditz

TV-PG CC

The Germans said it was impregnable, but the confines of Colditz inspired some of the most legendary escapes of all time.
 

1:00 PM

60 min.

Secrets of World War II

How Germany was Bombed to Defeat

TV-PG CC

One thousand bomber raids were flown by the U.S. Air Force by day and Britain's RAF by night. The result was a firestorm that destroyed German cities, industry and communications. These raids involved unyielding bravery and the use of secret technology.
 

2:00 PM

60 min.

Secrets of World War II

The Amazing Colonel Doolittle

TV-PG CC

The citizens of Japan could not believe their eyes when Americans dared to fly an audacious bombing mission against Tokyo only a few months after Pearl Harbor.
 

3:00 PM

60 min.

Secrets of World War II

They Flew for China

TV-PG CC

Between 1941 and 1943, some of America's most talented fighter pilots flew for Nationalist China against the Japanese. They became known as the 'Flying Tigers' and with the name, a legend was born.
 

4:00 PM

60 min.

Pearl Harbor Declassified

TV-PG CC

A one-hour forensic dissection of an event within the event that galvanized the world and led to the American declaration of war, and ultimately, a total victory by the Allies - and a new American Century.
 

5:00 PM

60 min.

Ultimate Warfare

Courage at Sea

TV-PG CC

The biggest naval battle in history will be decided when a small group of under-armed, ill-prepared US ships find themselves in a chaotic and ferocious fight against the largest battleships ever built.
 

6:00 PM

60 min.

Ultimate Warfare

Okinawa: Island Fortress

TV-PG CC

US troops come up against 120,000 Japanese soldiers on the island of Okinawa. Fighting through mountainous terrain and in treacherous conditions, American forces triumph and pave the way for the end of World War Two.
 

7:00 PM

60 min.

Greatest Tank Battles: War Monsters

The Battle of Arracourt

TV-PG CC

New reload edition with bonus footage and new information. By September 1944, Patton's hard-charging Third Army threatens to breech the German border. This is the story of the largest tank-vs-tank clash of WWII.
 

8:00 PM

60 min.

Greatest Tank Battles: War Monsters

The Battle of El Alamein

TV-PG CC

New reload edition with bonus footage and new information. In 1942, Rommel's Desert Afrika Corps faces off against Montgomery's Eighth Army. This is the story of the climax in the struggle for North Africa.
 

9:00 PM

60 min.

Greatest Tank Battles: War Monsters

The Battle of the Bulge: Race to Bastogne

TV-PG CC

New reload edition with bonus footage and new information. In December 1944, German forces launch a surprise attack through the Ardennes Forest in Belgium.This is the story of the American tankers who helped defend the American line.
 

10:00 PM

60 min.

The War to End All Wars

No End in Sight

TV-14

July 1916 - The Battle of the Somme. When Western powers aim to break the German line, the Russians put pressure on Austria/Hungary, without success. The death toll exceeds all known measures and 1916 becomes the year of the most gruesome battles.
 

11:00 PM

60 min.

Greatest Tank Battles: War Monsters

The Battle of El Alamein

TV-PG CC

New reload edition with bonus footage and new information. In 1942, Rommel's Desert Afrika Corps faces off against Montgomery's Eighth Army. This is the story of the climax in the struggle for North Africa.
 

Saturday September 20

12:00 AM

60 min.

Greatest Tank Battles: War Monsters

The Battle of the Bulge: Race to Bastogne

TV-PG CC

New reload edition with bonus footage and new information. In December 1944, German forces launch a surprise attack through the Ardennes Forest in Belgium.This is the story of the American tankers who helped defend the American line.
 

1:00 AM

60 min.

The War to End All Wars

No End in Sight

TV-14

July 1916 - The Battle of the Somme. When Western powers aim to break the German line, the Russians put pressure on Austria/Hungary, without success. The death toll exceeds all known measures and 1916 becomes the year of the most gruesome battles.
 

2:00 AM

60 min.

Greatest Tank Battles: War Monsters

The Battle of Arracourt

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New reload edition with bonus footage and new information. By September 1944, Patton's hard-charging Third Army threatens to breech the German border. This is the story of the largest tank-vs-tank clash of WWII.
 

3:00 AM

60 min.

Pearl Harbor Declassified

TV-PG CC

A one-hour forensic dissection of an event within the event that galvanized the world and led to the American declaration of war, and ultimately, a total victory by the Allies - and a new American Century.
 

4:00 AM

60 min.

Ultimate Warfare

Courage at Sea

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The biggest naval battle in history will be decided when a small group of under-armed, ill-prepared US ships find themselves in a chaotic and ferocious fight against the largest battleships ever built.
 

5:00 AM

60 min.

Ultimate Warfare

Okinawa: Island Fortress

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US troops come up against 120,000 Japanese soldiers on the island of Okinawa. Fighting through mountainous terrain and in treacherous conditions, American forces triumph and pave the way for the end of World War Two.
 

6:00 AM

60 min.

Narrow Escapes of WWII

Wingate & The Chindits

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Surrounded by the Japanese, Orde Wingate led the 77th Indian Infantry Brigade in one of the most imaginative and complex escapes of World War II.
 

7:00 AM

60 min.

Narrow Escapes of WWII

The Road of Bones

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Outnumbered by ten to one at the Siege of Kohima, a tiny garrison of British and Indian soldiers stood firm against the might of the Imperial Japanese Army.
 

8:00 AM

60 min.

Narrow Escapes of WWII

Moore's March

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Now part of SAS legend, Trooper Ronald Moore led his men through miles and miles of desert back to headquarters when trapped behind enemy lines in the Sahara.
 

9:00 AM

60 min.

Saving Heroes

Goals and Gridirons

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A New Jersey man perilously saves a couple during the fastest moving fire in recent history. Wounded Warriors raise money and awareness by playing football against professionals, while honoring a young girl who suffered a horrific injury.
 

10:00 AM

60 min.

World at War

Pincers

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From East and West, the Allies close in on the Reich. Germany is crumbling, but Hitler has no intention of surrendering.
 

11:00 AM

60 min.

World at War

Genocide

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The most chilling and horrible episode of the war begins. The round up for 'resettlement' of the Jews starts its nightmare operation. Before the Nazis are done, six million Jews are exterminated.
 

12:00 PM

60 min.

World at War

Nemesis

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Hitler retreats to his bunker in Berlin while Germany and the 1,000 year Reich dream crumbles around him and Himmler and Goering betray him. Hitler orders his soldiers to fight to the death against the brutal Russians as he prepares to marry Eva Braun.
 

1:00 PM

60 min.

World at War

Japan

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Many Japanese are stunned when war is declared on the West in 1941. But after a succession of victories, they come to believe their spiritual strength and discipline will prevail over the Allies. They are wrong.
 

2:00 PM

60 min.

World at War

The Pacific

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The Americans fight their way across the Pacific towards Japan and the Philippines. Perhaps the bloodiest campaign of all, each island has to be taken by storm. The Japanese fight to the last man.
 

3:00 PM

60 min.

World at War

The Bomb

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Western scientists have developed a new and immensely powerful weapon - the Atomic Bomb. But Truman must wrestle with the moral implications of using one of the first real weapons of mass destruction. His decision will bring about the end of the War.
 

4:00 PM

60 min.

World War II in Color

The Mediterranean and North Africa

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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 PM

60 min.

World War II in Color

Turning the Tide

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As WWII erupted, there was a race to develop new weapons and ways to wage war. Both the Allies and the Germans were searching for something that would give them a knockout blow and bring the war to a quick end.
 

6:00 PM

60 min.

World War II in Color

The Soviet Steamroller

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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

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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.

WWII's Greatest Raids

Mountain Massacre

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The Black Devils, a joint US-Canadian elite mountain warfare unit, are about to go into action. They must mount a do-or-die night-time assault up a treacherous mountain, in extreme weather, to take on heavily-entrenched battle hardened German defenses.
 

10:00 PM

60 min.

WWII's Greatest Raids

SAS vs. Rommel

TV-PG

The SAS launches a daring raid behind enemy lines on a German airfield in the Sahara Desert. If they succeed in destroying Rommel’s supply planes, their action could turn the tide of war and allow the British to drive the Germans out of North Africa.
 

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.
 

Sunday September 21

12:00 AM

60 min.

WWII's Greatest Raids

Mountain Massacre

TV-PG CC

The Black Devils, a joint US-Canadian elite mountain warfare unit, are about to go into action. They must mount a do-or-die night-time assault up a treacherous mountain, in extreme weather, to take on heavily-entrenched battle hardened German defenses.
 

1:00 AM

60 min.

WWII's Greatest Raids

SAS vs. Rommel

TV-PG

The SAS launches a daring raid behind enemy lines on a German airfield in the Sahara Desert. If they succeed in destroying Rommel’s supply planes, their action could turn the tide of war and allow the British to drive the Germans out of North Africa.
 

2:00 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.
 

3:00 AM

60 min.

World War II in Color

Turning the Tide

TV-PG CC

As WWII erupted, there was a race to develop new weapons and ways to wage war. Both the Allies and the Germans were searching for something that would give them a knockout blow and bring the war to a quick end.
 

4:00 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.
 

5:00 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.
 

6:00 AM

60 min.

Hidden History of the Moon Landing

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The amazing, untold story of how President Lincoln initiated a series of events that culminated in the moon landing.
 

7:00 AM

60 min.

What Destroyed the Hindenburg? (Curiosity)

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Curiosity presents: There are dozens of theories about how Hindenburg blew in May 1937. Now, a team of aeronautical engineers will build 3 perfectly accurate 50 ft. replicas and put leading theories to the test to find what really destroyed Hindenburg.
 

8:00 AM

60 min.

Apocalypse How

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Even if we miss our 2012 "deadline," the apocalypse is coming our way. Pre-eminent apocalyptic experts and the latest doomsday science reveal the most likely cataclysms that will bring about our demise, and the end of days.
 

9:00 AM

60 min.

CIA Mind Control

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It has all the makings of a government plot, and in this case, it happens to be true. The CIA did perform experiments with LSD as a mind-control agent. But conspiracy theorists insist it was on a much larger scale than officials ever admitted.
 

10:00 AM

60 min.

Roswell

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Venture 60 years into the past to examine the body of Roswell evidence. Hear the stories of civilians whose lives were changed by what they saw and of military men who may have been ordered to cover-up what they knew.
 

11:00 AM

60 min.

God's Wrath

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The Bible contains some of the greatest stories of destruction to ever befall mankind, from Noah’s Flood to the Ten Plagues. While scientists believe they can explain the natural forces behind these tales, that doesn't mean the modern world is safe...
 

12:00 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.
 

1:00 PM

60 min.

The Curse of Tutankhamun

TV-G CC

When a team of British archaeologists opened the seal of King Tut's tomb in 1923, they revealed the teenage ruler's vast treasure, but also unleashed a protective spell. The mysterious and untimely deaths of those who opened the tomb support this legend.
 

2:00 PM

60 min.

Ancient Earthquakes: Sunken Cities

TV-G CC

Search for clues to the demise of Alexandria and Cleopatra's palace with a team of geologists, historians and archaeologists. Investigate the cataclysmic events that drowned these cities as computer graphics bring this lost world to life.
 

3:00 PM

60 min.

Journey Through the Valley of the Kings

TV-G CC

Travel through the 3,500-year history of Egypt's ancient resting place of the most powerful rulers the world has ever known. Computer graphics and 3-D reconstructions reveal a subterranean labyrinth of tombs housing untold wealth.
 

4:00 PM

60 min.

Myth Hunters

The Missing Eighth Wonder of the World

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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 (Season 2)

The Lost Library of Ivan the Terrible

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A young archaeologist risks everything in his quest to find one of the world’s greatest treasures – the fabled lost library of Ivan the Terrible.
 

6:00 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
 

7:00 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.
 

8:00 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.
 

9:00 PM

60 min.

Hitler's Jurassic Zoo

TV-PG CC

As part of their dream to create an empire that would last for thousands of years, the Nazis attempt to bring extinct animals back to life, for release into hunting parks fit for the Aryan people.
 

10:00 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.
 

11:00 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.
 

Monday September 22

12:00 AM

60 min.

Hitler's Jurassic Zoo

TV-PG CC

As part of their dream to create an empire that would last for thousands of years, the Nazis attempt to bring extinct animals back to life, for release into hunting parks fit for the Aryan people.
 

1:00 AM

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.
 

2:00 AM

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 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
 

4:00 AM

60 min.

Myth Hunters (Season 2)

The Lost Library of Ivan the Terrible

TV-PG CC

A young archaeologist risks everything in his quest to find one of the world’s greatest treasures – the fabled lost library of Ivan the Terrible.
 

5:00 AM

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.
 

6:00 AM

60 min.

Nazis: Evolution of Evil

Plots and Delusions

TV-14 CC

By 1944, it’s all going wrong for Adolf Hitler. With defeat after defeat, his public image as a genius leading the German people to victory is no longer believable. Meanwhile, two army Colonels are plotting to kill Hitler and overthrow the Nazi Regime.
 

7:00 AM

60 min.

Nazis: Evolution of Evil

End Game

TV-14 CC

January 1945 - the writing is on the wall for Nazi Germany. Allied armies advance, penetrating deep into the heart of the one thousand year Reich. With Berlin surrounded, on April 30th Hitler takes his own life and within days the war is over.
 

8:00 AM

60 min.

Nazis: Evolution of Evil

Aftermath

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In the closing months of the war, the allies make a gruesome discovery - concentration camps and even worse death camps. As the scale of the atrocities becomes apparent it seems almost every German is implicated. Germany needs to be de Nazified.
 

9:00 AM

60 min.

Air Aces

'Gabby' Gabreski

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During WWII, American pilots race to down the most enemy planes and be crowned the countries’ top flying ace. US Air Force Pilot Francis Gabby Gabreski, the child of Polish immigrants, makes his mission personal, seeking to avenge devastating Polish loses
 

10:00 AM

60 min.

Air Aces

Robin Olds

TV-PG CC

In July 1966, North Vietnam’s fleet of MiG-21s is hammering the US Air Force, and the embattled men of the 8th Tactical Fighter Wing need a hero to whip them into shape. Enter Colonel Robin Olds, a WWII veteran airman, who charges in and commands respect.
 

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

120 min.

AHC Films: Chosin

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During the Korean War, 15,000 U.S. troops are surrounded and trapped by 120,000 Chinese soldiers in the frozen mountains of North Korea. Refusing surrender, the men fight 78 miles to freedom and save the lives of 98,000 civilian refugees.
 

2:00 PM

120 min.

AHC Films: The Hornet's Nest

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Two embedded journalists follow troops through the fierce battlegrounds of Afghanistan. What resulted is unprecedented real footage telling the story of a group of U.S. troops sent on a dangerous mission inside one of Afghanistan's most hostile valleys.
 

4:00 PM

60 min.

Ultimate Warfare

Kandahar: Against All Odds

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36 U.S Special forces face a Taliban insurgence 5 times their size. Facing I.E.Ds , RPG’s and vicious counter attacks they fight for their lives to take the hill of Sperwan Ghar, as control of the hill is control of Kandahar.
 

5:00 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.
 

6:00 PM

60 min.

Greatest Tank Battles: War Monsters

The Battle of 73 Easting

TV-PG CC

New reload edition with bonus footage and new information. This is the story of how the American 2nd Armored Cavalry Regiment used superior equipment and training to overcome a blinding sandstorm and hundreds of tanks manned by Iraq's Republican Guard.
 

7:00 PM

60 min.

Greatest Tank Battles: War Monsters

The Battle for the Hochwald Gap

TV-PG CC

New reload edition with bonus footage and new information. In February 1945, Canadian forces launch an attack to cross the Rhine and enter the German heartland. This is the story of the struggle for the Hochwald Gap.
 

8:00 PM

60 min.

Color of War

Adolf Hitler

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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.
 
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