D-Day’s Sunken Secrets

On June 6, 1944, the Allies launched the biggest armada in history to invade the Normandy beaches and liberate Europe … More

Shocking Sharks

Venture into a world of ludicrous-looking, bizarrely behaved and downright Shocking Sharks to discover a new side to these feared … More

Understanding Oceans

There is a vast and mysterious world just offshore. A place of undiscovered species, cures for deadly diseases and keys … More

Conspiracy Series (6 parts)

Documentary strand putting accepted versions of historical events under the microscope and getting to grips with conspiracy theories associated with … More

Diving With The Dinosaur Fish

Deep-sea documentaries often turn out to be disappointing TV spectacles, a mixture of silt, flashing lights and, occasionally, something slippery … More

The Dambusters: Great Escape

Christened ‘The Beast’ by Churchill, Tirpitz was Nazi Germany’s most powerful and dangerous battleship. Protected by an elite squadron of … More

Jellyfish Rule

Jellyfish are one of earth’s most ancient animals, and many scientists predict they will be here long after we’re gone. … More

Why Sharks Attack

In recent years, an unusual spate of deadly shark attacks has gripped Australia, resulting in five deaths in 10 months. … More

The Emperors Secret Garden

The extraordinary story of Qianlong’s Garden over three centuries of Chinese history, from its Imperial past to the fast-paced modern … More

Whales

The blue whale – over 30 metres long and as heavy as 40 elephants – is the largest animal in … More

Royal Secrets (12 parts)

“Royal Secrets” is a fascinating chronicle of human nature in power – its vices and virtues, strengths and failings. It … More

The Silver Pharaoh

The royal tomb of Pharaoh Psusennes I is one of the most spectacular of all the ancient Egyptian treasures even … More

Secrets From The Asylum

Reading that one of your Victorian ancestors was classified as a lunatic who should be confined in an asylum is … More