Schedule

PBS America showcases the best American history, music, science, current affairs and arts and culture programming. Our wide selection of shows includes our NOVA series of science features, FRONTLINE which looks at current affairs, our history programmes, AMERICAN EXPERIENCE and various Entertainment, Arts & Culture 

Sky viewers, please note that PBS America has recently moved to Documentaries on Sky 534. Virgin Media remains unchanged on Virgin 243.

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Sun 29

  1. 11:15pm - 12:30am Huntin...
     

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    Hunting the Edge of Space - The Mystery of the Milky Way

    Saturday 28 Mar, 11:15pm

    6.35pm, Saturday 28 March This two-part documentary marks the 400th anniversary of the invention of the...
  2. 12:30am - 2:45am Hunting the Edge of Space - The Ever Expanding Universe
     

    Hunting the Edge of Space - The Ever Expanding Universe

    Sunday 29 Mar, 12:30am

    A look at how the telescope revolutionised human thought across science, philosophy and religion.
  3. 2:45am - 3:35am Rocket Men
     

    Rocket Men

    Sunday 29 Mar, 2:45am

    Documentary featuring reminiscences from the pioneers of space exploration about the missions they undertook in the early days of the space race
  4. 3:35am - 4:30am Hubble's Amazing Rescue
     

    Hubble's Amazing Rescue

    Sunday 29 Mar, 3:35am

    A gripping, behind-the-scenes story exposing the daunting training routines and ingenious engineering fixes aimed at restoring the viability of the Hubble Space Telescope
  5. 4:30am - 5:30am Spy in the Sky
     

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    Spy in the Sky

    Sunday 29 Mar, 4:30am

    9pm, Wednesday 25 March  Linda Garmon's documentary chronicles the development of the U-2 supersonic spy...
  6. 5:30am - 6:00am Hell...
     

    Hell on Hooves

    Sunday 29 Mar, 5:30am

    Series following a group of bull-riding cowboys on the professional rodeo tour. In the battle for the championship buckle, it all comes down to two final bull rides
  7. 6:00am - 8:00am 1964
     

    1964

    Sunday 29 Mar, 6:00am

    A documentary outlining the events of 1964 and the people that helped shape present-day America during what proved to be a tumultuous year for the nation
  8. 8:00am - 9:05am Secrets of Battleship Yamato
     

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    Secrets of Battleship Yamato

    Sunday 29 Mar, 8:00am

    This enlightening film tells the story of one of the last naval engagements of World War Two after the pride...
  9. 9:05am - 10:20am The Shooting of Iwo Jima
     

    The Shooting of Iwo Jima

    Sunday 29 Mar, 9:05am

    A documentary recalling Bill Genaust, the man who captured on film the raising of the US flag on Iwo Jima, one of the fiercest battles during World War II.
  10. 10:20am - 11:35am War in the Pacific: Bataan Rescue
     

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    War in the Pacific: Bataan Rescue

    Sunday 29 Mar, 10:20am

    In December 1944, more than 500 American prisoners of war in a Japanese prison camp in the Philippines faced...
  11. 10:20am - 11:35am War in the Pacific: Bataan Rescue
     

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    War in the Pacific: Bataan Rescue

    Sunday 29 Mar, 10:20am

    To mark this American federal holiday which always falls on the last Monday in May, PBS America has scheduled...
  12. 11:35am - 12:45pm Fall of Japan
     

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    Fall of Japan

    Sunday 29 Mar, 11:35am

    9pm, Thursday 26 March This documentary follows the travels of British correspondent William Courtenay as he...
  13. 12:45pm - 1:55pm Secrets of Battleship Yamato
     

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    Secrets of Battleship Yamato

    Sunday 29 Mar, 12:45pm

    This enlightening film tells the story of one of the last naval engagements of World War Two after the pride...
  14. 1:55pm - 3:10pm The Shooting of Iwo Jima
     

    The Shooting of Iwo Jima

    Sunday 29 Mar, 1:55pm

    A documentary recalling Bill Genaust, the man who captured on film the raising of the US flag on Iwo Jima, one of the fiercest battles during World War II.
  15. 3:10pm - 4:20pm War in the Pacific: Bataan Rescue
     

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    War in the Pacific: Bataan Rescue

    Sunday 29 Mar, 3:10pm

    In December 1944, more than 500 American prisoners of war in a Japanese prison camp in the Philippines faced...
  16. 3:10pm - 4:20pm War in the Pacific: Bataan Rescue
     

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    War in the Pacific: Bataan Rescue

    Sunday 29 Mar, 3:10pm

    To mark this American federal holiday which always falls on the last Monday in May, PBS America has scheduled...
  17. 4:20pm - 5:35pm Fall of Japan
     

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    Fall of Japan

    Sunday 29 Mar, 4:20pm

    9pm, Thursday 26 March This documentary follows the travels of British correspondent William Courtenay as he...
  18. 5:35pm - 6:40pm Secrets of Battleship Yamato
     

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    Secrets of Battleship Yamato

    Sunday 29 Mar, 5:35pm

    This enlightening film tells the story of one of the last naval engagements of World War Two after the pride...
  19. 6:40pm - 7:50pm The Shooting of Iwo Jima
     

    The Shooting of Iwo Jima

    Sunday 29 Mar, 6:40pm

    A documentary recalling Bill Genaust, the man who captured on film the raising of the US flag on Iwo Jima, one of the fiercest battles during World War II.
  20. 7:50pm - 9:00pm War in the Pacific: Bataan Rescue
     

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    War in the Pacific: Bataan Rescue

    Sunday 29 Mar, 7:50pm

    In December 1944, more than 500 American prisoners of war in a Japanese prison camp in the Philippines faced...
  21. 7:50pm - 9:00pm War in the Pacific: Bataan Rescue
     

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    War in the Pacific: Bataan Rescue

    Sunday 29 Mar, 7:50pm

    To mark this American federal holiday which always falls on the last Monday in May, PBS America has scheduled...
  22. 9:00pm - 10:15pm Fall of Japan
     

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    Fall of Japan

    Sunday 29 Mar, 9:00pm

    9pm, Thursday 26 March This documentary follows the travels of British correspondent William Courtenay as he...
  23. 10:15pm - 11:30pm Victory in the Pacific
     

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    Victory in the Pacific

    Sunday 29 Mar, 10:15pm

    This two-part documentary tells the story of the final year of World War II in the Pacific, recalling the...
  24. 11:30pm - 12:45am Victor...
     

    Victory in the Pacific

    Sunday 29 Mar, 11:30pm

    The second of two programmes examining the escalation of bloodletting during World War II from the vantage point of both the Japanese and the Americans.

Mon 30

  1. 11:30pm - 12:45am Victory in the Pacific
     

    Victory in the Pacific

    Sunday 29 Mar, 11:30pm

    The second of two programmes examining the escalation of bloodletting during World War II from the vantage point of both the Japanese and the Americans.
  2. 12:45am - 2:00am Fall of Japan
     

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    Fall of Japan

    Monday 30 Mar, 12:45am

    9pm, Thursday 26 March This documentary follows the travels of British correspondent William Courtenay as he...
  3. 2:00am - 3:00am Victory in the Pacific
     

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    Victory in the Pacific

    Monday 30 Mar, 2:00am

    This two-part documentary tells the story of the final year of World War II in the Pacific, recalling the...
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  4. 3:00am - 4:00am Victory in the Pacific
     

    Victory in the Pacific

    Monday 30 Mar, 3:00am

    The second of two programmes examining the escalation of bloodletting during World War II from the vantage point of both the Japanese and the Americans.
  5. 4:00am - 6:00am 1964
     

    1964

    Monday 30 Mar, 4:00am

    A documentary outlining the events of 1964 and the people that helped shape present-day America during what proved to be a tumultuous year for the nation
  6. 6:00am - 7:00am The Roman Empire in the First Century
     

    The Roman Empire in the First Century

    Monday 30 Mar, 6:00am

    A four-part documentary series. The opening programme focuses on Caesar Augustus, a contradictory character who was capable of both violence and compassion
  7. 7:00am - 8:00am Lincoln@Gettysburg
     

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    Lincoln@Gettysburg

    Monday 30 Mar, 7:00am

    Peter Schnall's documentary recalls a major turning point in American history and the technology that made it...
  8. 8:00am - 9:10am America's Antiques Roadshow
     

    America's Antiques Roadshow

    Monday 30 Mar, 8:00am

    In Atlanta, Mark L Walberg joins appraiser Wes Cowan at a collector's home to examine rare photographs of Sherman's 1864 March to the Sea and the burning of Atlanta
  9. 9:10am - 10:20am The Roman Empire in the First Century
     

    The Roman Empire in the First Century

    Monday 30 Mar, 9:10am

    A four-part documentary series. The opening programme focuses on Caesar Augustus, a contradictory character who was capable of both violence and compassion
  10. 10:20am - 11:35am Gunned Down: The Power of the NRA
     

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    Gunned Down: The Power of the NRA

    Monday 30 Mar, 10:20am

    9pm, Thursday 19 March  The right to keep and bear arms is enshrined in the Second Amendment to the United...
  11. 11:35am - 1:55pm The Roosevelts: An Intimate History
     

    The Roosevelts: An Intimate History

    Monday 30 Mar, 11:35am

    A series by Ken Burns. In the late summer of 1939, Franklin D Roosevelt is halfway through his second term in office and anticipating retirement
  12. 1:55pm - 3:10pm America's Antiques Roadshow
     

    America's Antiques Roadshow

    Monday 30 Mar, 1:55pm

    In Atlanta, Mark L Walberg joins appraiser Wes Cowan at a collector's home to examine rare photographs of Sherman's 1864 March to the Sea and the burning of Atlanta
  13. 3:10pm - 4:15pm Gunned Down: The Power of the NRA
     

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    Gunned Down: The Power of the NRA

    Monday 30 Mar, 3:10pm

    9pm, Thursday 19 March  The right to keep and bear arms is enshrined in the Second Amendment to the United...
  14. 4:15pm - 6:35pm The Roosevelts: An Intimate History
     

    The Roosevelts: An Intimate History

    Monday 30 Mar, 4:15pm

    A series by Ken Burns. In the late summer of 1939, Franklin D Roosevelt is halfway through his second term in office and anticipating retirement
  15. 6:35pm - 7:55pm The Roman Empire in the First Century
     

    The Roman Empire in the First Century

    Monday 30 Mar, 6:35pm

    A four-part documentary series. The opening programme focuses on Caesar Augustus, a contradictory character who was capable of both violence and compassion
  16. 7:55pm - 9:00pm The Lost Temple of Java
     

    The Lost Temple of Java

    Monday 30 Mar, 7:55pm

    Documentary about the unique and remarkable lost temple of Borobudur in Central Java, which lay deserted and obscured by jungle for over 1,000 years
  17. 9:00pm - 10:10pm The Great Commanders: Horatio Nelson
     

    The Great Commanders: Horatio Nelson

    Monday 30 Mar, 9:00pm

    The story of Horatio Nelson's naval career, culminating in the glorious victory at Trafalgar that exemplified his skills but which also cost him his life
  18. 10:10pm - 11:15pm Supercarrier
     

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    Supercarrier

    Monday 30 Mar, 10:10pm

    Broadcast in two parts, this documentary takes a look at life aboard the USS Ronald Reagan, a floating city...
  19. 11:15pm - 12:20am The Lost Temple of Java
     

    The Lost Temple of Java

    Monday 30 Mar, 11:15pm

    Documentary about the unique and remarkable lost temple of Borobudur in Central Java, which lay deserted and obscured by jungle for over 1,000 years

Tue 31

  1. 11:15pm - 12:20am The...
     

    The Lost Temple of Java

    Monday 30 Mar, 11:15pm

    Documentary about the unique and remarkable lost temple of Borobudur in Central Java, which lay deserted and obscured by jungle for over 1,000 years
  2. 12:20am - 1:30am The Great Commanders: Horatio Nelson
     

    The Great Commanders: Horatio Nelson

    Tuesday 31 Mar, 12:20am

    The story of Horatio Nelson's naval career, culminating in the glorious victory at Trafalgar that exemplified his skills but which also cost him his life
  3. 1:30am - 2:30am Supercarrier
     

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    Supercarrier

    Tuesday 31 Mar, 1:30am

    Broadcast in two parts, this documentary takes a look at life aboard the USS Ronald Reagan, a floating city...
  4. 2:30am - 3:30am Lincoln@Gettysburg
     

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    Lincoln@Gettysburg

    Tuesday 31 Mar, 2:30am

    Peter Schnall's documentary recalls a major turning point in American history and the technology that made it...
  5. 3:30am - 5:00am The Gettysburg Address
     

    The Gettysburg Address

    Tuesday 31 Mar, 3:30am

    Students in Vermont are challenged to memorise Abraham Lincoln's Gettysburg Address in a programme that contextualises one of the greatest speeches in US history.
  6. 5:00am - 6:00am The Roman Empire in the First Century
     

    The Roman Empire in the First Century

    Tuesday 31 Mar, 5:00am

    A four-part documentary series. The opening programme focuses on Caesar Augustus, a contradictory character who was capable of both violence and compassion
  7. 6:00am - 7:00am The Roman Empire in the First Century
     

    The Roman Empire in the First Century

    Tuesday 31 Mar, 6:00am

    Documentary series charting Rome's dominance of the Mediterranean world 2,000 years ago. The reign of the despotic Tiberius comes under scrutiny
  8. 7:00am - 8:00am Sand Wars
     

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    Sand Wars

    Tuesday 31 Mar, 7:00am

    "Probably the most fascinating - and angriest - documentary you'll see all week" Radio Times To most of us,...
  9. 8:00am - 9:15am America's Antiques Roadshow
     

    America's Antiques Roadshow

    Tuesday 31 Mar, 8:00am

    Mark L Walberg joins appraiser Sebastian Clarke at the American Swedish institute to discuss Mora clocks, timekeepers cherished by many Swedish-Americans
  10. 9:15am - 10:30am The Roman Empire in the First Century
     

    The Roman Empire in the First Century

    Tuesday 31 Mar, 9:15am

    Documentary series charting Rome's dominance of the Mediterranean world 2,000 years ago. The reign of the despotic Tiberius comes under scrutiny
  11. 10:30am - 11:40am Supercarrier
     

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    Supercarrier

    Tuesday 31 Mar, 10:30am

    Broadcast in two parts, this documentary takes a look at life aboard the USS Ronald Reagan, a floating city...
  12. 11:40am - 12:50pm The Lost Temple of Java
     

    The Lost Temple of Java

    Tuesday 31 Mar, 11:40am

    Documentary about the unique and remarkable lost temple of Borobudur in Central Java, which lay deserted and obscured by jungle for over 1,000 years
  13. 12:50pm - 1:50pm The Great Commanders: Horatio Nelson
     

    The Great Commanders: Horatio Nelson

    Tuesday 31 Mar, 12:50pm

    The story of Horatio Nelson's naval career, culminating in the glorious victory at Trafalgar that exemplified his skills but which also cost him his life
  14. 1:50pm - 3:10pm America's Antiques Roadshow
     

    America's Antiques Roadshow

    Tuesday 31 Mar, 1:50pm

    Mark L Walberg joins appraiser Sebastian Clarke at the American Swedish institute to discuss Mora clocks, timekeepers cherished by many Swedish-Americans
  15. 3:10pm - 4:20pm Supercarrier
     

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    Supercarrier

    Tuesday 31 Mar, 3:10pm

    Broadcast in two parts, this documentary takes a look at life aboard the USS Ronald Reagan, a floating city...
  16. 4:20pm - 5:30pm The Lost Temple of Java
     

    The Lost Temple of Java

    Tuesday 31 Mar, 4:20pm

    Documentary about the unique and remarkable lost temple of Borobudur in Central Java, which lay deserted and obscured by jungle for over 1,000 years
  17. 5:30pm - 6:35pm The Great Commanders: Horatio Nelson
     

    The Great Commanders: Horatio Nelson

    Tuesday 31 Mar, 5:30pm

    The story of Horatio Nelson's naval career, culminating in the glorious victory at Trafalgar that exemplified his skills but which also cost him his life
  18. 6:35pm - 7:50pm The Roman Empire in the First Century
     

    The Roman Empire in the First Century

    Tuesday 31 Mar, 6:35pm

    Documentary series charting Rome's dominance of the Mediterranean world 2,000 years ago. The reign of the despotic Tiberius comes under scrutiny
  19. 7:50pm - 9:00pm Lost Treasures of Tibet
     

    Lost Treasures of Tibet

    Tuesday 31 Mar, 7:50pm

    Since China took over Tibet in 1950, thousands of ancient Buddhist monasteries are said to have been destroyed by the communist authorities. The surviving ‘gompas’,...
  20. 9:00pm - 10:10pm Air Warriors: F-15 Eagle
     

    Air Warriors: F-15 Eagle

    Tuesday 31 Mar, 9:00pm

    The story of the F-15 Eagle, the dominant American fighter aircraft for over 30 years, as told by the battle-tested pilots who flew it in action
  21. 10:10pm - 11:20pm Supercarrier
     

    Supercarrier

    Tuesday 31 Mar, 10:10pm

    The second programme of a two-part documentary that takes a look behind the scenes aboard the USS Ronald Reagan, the world's most powerful aircraft carrier
  22. 11:20pm - 12:35am Lost Treasures of Tibet
     

    Lost Treasures of Tibet

    Tuesday 31 Mar, 11:20pm

    Since China took over Tibet in 1950, thousands of ancient Buddhist monasteries are said to have been destroyed by the communist authorities. The surviving ‘gompas’,...

Wed 01

  1. 11:20pm - 12:35am Lost Treasures of Tibet
     

    Lost Treasures of Tibet

    Tuesday 31 Mar, 11:20pm

    Since China took over Tibet in 1950, thousands of ancient Buddhist monasteries are said to have been destroyed by the communist authorities. The surviving ‘gompas’,...
  2. 12:35am - 1:50am Air Warriors: F-15 Eagle
     

    Air Warriors: F-15 Eagle

    Wednesday 01 Apr, 12:35am

    The story of the F-15 Eagle, the dominant American fighter aircraft for over 30 years, as told by the battle-tested pilots who flew it in action
  3. 1:50am - 2:45am Supercarrier
     

    Supercarrier

    Wednesday 01 Apr, 1:50am

    The second programme of a two-part documentary that takes a look behind the scenes aboard the USS Ronald Reagan, the world's most powerful aircraft carrier
  4. 2:45am - 3:40am Sand Wars
     

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    Sand Wars

    Wednesday 01 Apr, 2:45am

    "Probably the most fascinating - and angriest - documentary you'll see all week" Radio Times To most of us,...
  5. 3:40am - 4:30am America: Wild & Wacky
     

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    America: Wild & Wacky

    Wednesday 01 Apr, 3:40am

    This new series takes a tongue-in-cheek look at the willingness of Americans to celebrate almost anything,...
  6. 3:40am - 4:30am America: Wild & Wacky
     

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    America: Wild & Wacky

    Wednesday 01 Apr, 3:40am

    For viewers looking for a change from traditional Christmas entertainment, PBS America presents a day of...
  7. 4:30am - 5:30am The Roman Empire in the First Century
     

    The Roman Empire in the First Century

    Wednesday 01 Apr, 4:30am

    Documentary series charting Rome's dominance of the Mediterranean world 2,000 years ago. The reign of the despotic Tiberius comes under scrutiny
  8. 5:30am - 6:00am Tales...
     

    Tales of the Living Dead

    Wednesday 01 Apr, 5:30am

    Aztec specialist Dr Elizabeth Baquedano investigates the tale behind the deformed skull of a child found near an Aztec temple at Mixquic in Mexico
  9. 6:00am - 7:00am The Roman Empire in the First Century
     

    The Roman Empire in the First Century

    Wednesday 01 Apr, 6:00am

    Documentary series charting Rome's dominance of the Mediterranean world 2,000 years ago. Claudius rises to become one of the greatest emperors of the Roman Empire
  10. 7:00am - 8:00am The Rape of Europa
     

    The Rape of Europa

    Wednesday 01 Apr, 7:00am

    The story of the Nazis' theft and destruction of Europe's art treasures during WWII and how art professionals and others fought to safeguard, rescue and return them. Part 1 of 2
  11. 8:00am - 9:10am America's Antiques Roadshow
     

    America's Antiques Roadshow

    Wednesday 01 Apr, 8:00am

    Mark L Walberg and Phil Weiss are surrounded by military aviation memorabilia for a discussion of animation propaganda produced by Disney Studios during WWII
  12. 9:10am - 10:25am The Roman Empire in the First Century
     

    The Roman Empire in the First Century

    Wednesday 01 Apr, 9:10am

    Documentary series charting Rome's dominance of the Mediterranean world 2,000 years ago. Claudius rises to become one of the greatest emperors of the Roman Empire
  13. 10:25am - 11:35am Supercarrier
     

    Supercarrier

    Wednesday 01 Apr, 10:25am

    The second programme of a two-part documentary that takes a look behind the scenes aboard the USS Ronald Reagan, the world's most powerful aircraft carrier
  14. 11:35am - 12:45pm Air Warriors: F-15 Eagle
     

    Air Warriors: F-15 Eagle

    Wednesday 01 Apr, 11:35am

    The story of the F-15 Eagle, the dominant American fighter aircraft for over 30 years, as told by the battle-tested pilots who flew it in action
  15. 12:45pm - 1:55pm Lost Treasures of Tibet
     

    Lost Treasures of Tibet

    Wednesday 01 Apr, 12:45pm

    Since China took over Tibet in 1950, thousands of ancient Buddhist monasteries are said to have been destroyed by the communist authorities. The surviving ‘gompas’,...
  16. 1:55pm - 3:10pm America's Antiques Roadshow
     

    America's Antiques Roadshow

    Wednesday 01 Apr, 1:55pm

    Mark L Walberg and Phil Weiss are surrounded by military aviation memorabilia for a discussion of animation propaganda produced by Disney Studios during WWII
  17. 3:10pm - 4:15pm Supercarrier
     

    Supercarrier

    Wednesday 01 Apr, 3:10pm

    The second programme of a two-part documentary that takes a look behind the scenes aboard the USS Ronald Reagan, the world's most powerful aircraft carrier
  18. 4:15pm - 5:25pm Air Warriors: F-15 Eagle
     

    Air Warriors: F-15 Eagle

    Wednesday 01 Apr, 4:15pm

    The story of the F-15 Eagle, the dominant American fighter aircraft for over 30 years, as told by the battle-tested pilots who flew it in action
  19. 5:25pm - 6:35pm Lost Treasures of Tibet
     

    Lost Treasures of Tibet

    Wednesday 01 Apr, 5:25pm

    Since China took over Tibet in 1950, thousands of ancient Buddhist monasteries are said to have been destroyed by the communist authorities. The surviving ‘gompas’,...
  20. 6:35pm - 7:50pm The Roman Empire in the First Century
     

    The Roman Empire in the First Century

    Wednesday 01 Apr, 6:35pm

    Documentary series charting Rome's dominance of the Mediterranean world 2,000 years ago. Claudius rises to become one of the greatest emperors of the Roman Empire
  21. 7:50pm - 9:00pm This Old Pyramid
     

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    This Old Pyramid

    Wednesday 01 Apr, 7:50pm

    The Great Pyramid of Giza is one of the Seven Wonders of the Ancient World. Built by the pharaoh Khufu in...
  22. 9:00pm - 10:15pm Air Warriors: AH-64 Apache
     

    Air Warriors: AH-64 Apache

    Wednesday 01 Apr, 9:00pm

    A documentary relating the tale of the Apache attack helicopter, now one of the most trusted and lethal weapons in the sky after problems with its early development
  23. 10:15pm - 11:30pm Naval Aviation: Angle of Attack
     

    Naval Aviation: Angle of Attack

    Wednesday 01 Apr, 10:15pm

    A two-part documentary exploring the development of naval aviation in the United States, beginning with Eugene Ely's successful shipborne take off and landing in 1911. Part 1 of 2
  24. 11:30pm - 12:45am This...
     

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    This Old Pyramid

    Wednesday 01 Apr, 11:30pm

    The Great Pyramid of Giza is one of the Seven Wonders of the Ancient World. Built by the pharaoh Khufu in...

Thu 02

  1. 11:30pm - 12:45am This Old Pyramid
     

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    This Old Pyramid

    Wednesday 01 Apr, 11:30pm

    The Great Pyramid of Giza is one of the Seven Wonders of the Ancient World. Built by the pharaoh Khufu in...
  2. 12:45am - 2:00am Air Warriors: AH-64 Apache
     

    Air Warriors: AH-64 Apache

    Thursday 02 Apr, 12:45am

    A documentary relating the tale of the Apache attack helicopter, now one of the most trusted and lethal weapons in the sky after problems with its early development
  3. 2:00am - 3:00am Naval Aviation: Angle of Attack
     

    Naval Aviation: Angle of Attack

    Thursday 02 Apr, 2:00am

    A two-part documentary exploring the development of naval aviation in the United States, beginning with Eugene Ely's successful shipborne take off and landing in 1911. Part 1 of 2
  4. 3:00am - 4:00am The Rape of Europa
     

    The Rape of Europa

    Thursday 02 Apr, 3:00am

    The story of the Nazis' theft and destruction of Europe's art treasures during WWII and how art professionals and others fought to safeguard, rescue and return them. Part 1 of 2
  5. 4:00am - 4:55am America: Wild & Wacky
     

    America: Wild & Wacky

    Thursday 02 Apr, 4:00am

    More bizarre American festivals are on display including the National Snow Sculpting Competition in Lake Geneva, Wisconsin and Spamarama in Austin, Texas
  6. 4:55am - 6:00am The Roman Empire in the First Century
     

    The Roman Empire in the First Century

    Thursday 02 Apr, 4:55am

    Documentary series charting Rome's dominance of the Mediterranean world 2,000 years ago. Claudius rises to become one of the greatest emperors of the Roman Empire
  7. 6:00am - 7:00am The Roman Empire in the First Century
     

    The Roman Empire in the First Century

    Thursday 02 Apr, 6:00am

    Documentary series charting Rome's dominance of the Mediterranean world 2,000 years ago. Nero's death leaves the empire facing an uncertain future
  8. 7:00am - 7:55am The Rape of Europa
     

    The Rape of Europa

    Thursday 02 Apr, 7:00am

    The story of the Nazis' theft and destruction of Europe's art treasures during WWII and how art professionals and others fought to safeguard, rescue and return them. Part 2 of 2
  9. 7:55am - 9:10am America's Antiques Roadshow
     

    America's Antiques Roadshow

    Thursday 02 Apr, 7:55am

    Featuring two paintings, one by Victor Higgins and the other by Spencer, purchased together for $5 but actually valued at around $75,000
  10. 9:10am - 10:20am The Roman Empire in the First Century
     

    The Roman Empire in the First Century

    Thursday 02 Apr, 9:10am

    Documentary series charting Rome's dominance of the Mediterranean world 2,000 years ago. Nero's death leaves the empire facing an uncertain future
  11. 10:20am - 11:35am Naval Aviation: Angle of Attack
     

    Naval Aviation: Angle of Attack

    Thursday 02 Apr, 10:20am

    A two-part documentary exploring the development of naval aviation in the United States, beginning with Eugene Ely's successful shipborne take off and landing in 1911. Part 1 of 2
  12. 11:35am - 12:45pm Air Warriors: AH-64 Apache
     

    Air Warriors: AH-64 Apache

    Thursday 02 Apr, 11:35am

    A documentary relating the tale of the Apache attack helicopter, now one of the most trusted and lethal weapons in the sky after problems with its early development
  13. 12:45pm - 1:55pm This Old Pyramid
     

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    Thursday 02 Apr, 12:45pm

    The Great Pyramid of Giza is one of the Seven Wonders of the Ancient World. Built by the pharaoh Khufu in...
  14. 1:55pm - 3:05pm America's Antiques Roadshow
     

    America's Antiques Roadshow

    Thursday 02 Apr, 1:55pm

    Featuring two paintings, one by Victor Higgins and the other by Spencer, purchased together for $5 but actually valued at around $75,000
  15. 3:05pm - 4:15pm Naval Aviation: Angle of Attack
     

    Naval Aviation: Angle of Attack

    Thursday 02 Apr, 3:05pm

    A two-part documentary exploring the development of naval aviation in the United States, beginning with Eugene Ely's successful shipborne take off and landing in 1911. Part 1 of 2
  16. 4:15pm - 5:30pm Air Warriors: AH-64 Apache
     

    Air Warriors: AH-64 Apache

    Thursday 02 Apr, 4:15pm

    A documentary relating the tale of the Apache attack helicopter, now one of the most trusted and lethal weapons in the sky after problems with its early development
  17. 5:30pm - 6:35pm This Old Pyramid
     

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    This Old Pyramid

    Thursday 02 Apr, 5:30pm

    The Great Pyramid of Giza is one of the Seven Wonders of the Ancient World. Built by the pharaoh Khufu in...
  18. 6:35pm - 7:50pm The Roman Empire in the First Century
     

    The Roman Empire in the First Century

    Thursday 02 Apr, 6:35pm

    Documentary series charting Rome's dominance of the Mediterranean world 2,000 years ago. Nero's death leaves the empire facing an uncertain future
  19. 7:50pm - 9:00pm The Mummy Who Would Be King
     

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    The Mummy Who Would Be King

    Thursday 02 Apr, 7:50pm

    This documentary tells the story of how historical research and modern forensic technology revealed that a...
  20. 9:00pm - 10:15pm Air Warriors: V-22 Osprey
     

    Air Warriors: V-22 Osprey

    Thursday 02 Apr, 9:00pm

    Documentary relating the tale of the V-22 Osprey, an aircraft that cost billions of dollars to develop and was subject to years of political turmoil and media scrutiny
  21. 10:15pm - 11:30pm Naval Aviation: Angle of Attack
     

    Naval Aviation: Angle of Attack

    Thursday 02 Apr, 10:15pm

    Documentary series about American naval aviation. This programme deals with the post-WWII conviction that aircraft carriers were already outdated in a nuclear world. Part 2 of 2
  22. 11:30pm - 12:45am The...
     

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    The Mummy Who Would Be King

    Thursday 02 Apr, 11:30pm

    This documentary tells the story of how historical research and modern forensic technology revealed that a...

Fri 03

  1. 11:30pm - 12:45am The Mummy Who Would Be King
     

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    The Mummy Who Would Be King

    Thursday 02 Apr, 11:30pm

    This documentary tells the story of how historical research and modern forensic technology revealed that a...
  2. 12:45am - 2:00am Air Warriors: V-22 Osprey
     

    Air Warriors: V-22 Osprey

    Friday 03 Apr, 12:45am

    Documentary relating the tale of the V-22 Osprey, an aircraft that cost billions of dollars to develop and was subject to years of political turmoil and media scrutiny
  3. 2:00am - 3:00am Naval Aviation: Angle of Attack
     

    Naval Aviation: Angle of Attack

    Friday 03 Apr, 2:00am

    Documentary series about American naval aviation. This programme deals with the post-WWII conviction that aircraft carriers were already outdated in a nuclear world. Part 2 of 2
  4. 3:00am - 4:00am The Rape of Europa
     

    The Rape of Europa

    Friday 03 Apr, 3:00am

    The story of the Nazis' theft and destruction of Europe's art treasures during WWII and how art professionals and others fought to safeguard, rescue and return them. Part 2 of 2
  5. 4:00am - 4:55am America: Wild & Wacky
     

    America: Wild & Wacky

    Friday 03 Apr, 4:00am

    More bizarre festivals from America including the Mud Pit Belly Flop Competition at the Summer Redneck Games in Georgia and the Cardboard Boat Race in Arkansas
  6. 4:55am - 6:00am The Roman Empire in the First Century
     

    The Roman Empire in the First Century

    Friday 03 Apr, 4:55am

    Documentary series charting Rome's dominance of the Mediterranean world 2,000 years ago. Nero's death leaves the empire facing an uncertain future
  7. 6:00am - 7:00am Race for the Superbomb
     

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    Race for the Superbomb

    Friday 03 Apr, 6:00am

    10.15pm, Tuesday 9 & Wednesday 10 December Broadcast over two evenings, this documentary recalls...
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  8. 7:00am - 8:00am Race for the Superbomb
     

    Race for the Superbomb

    Friday 03 Apr, 7:00am

    The second of two programmes relating a tale of intrigue and deception during the Cold War as the United States and the Soviet Union sought to develop the hydrogen bomb
  9. 8:00am - 9:15am America's Antiques Roadshow
     

    America's Antiques Roadshow

    Friday 03 Apr, 8:00am

    Whether it's a ceramic dog or a painted cat, this special edition of the series features felines and canines in sculpture, on canvas and in many other forms
  10. 9:15am - 10:25am Inside Moonshine
     

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    Inside Moonshine

    Friday 03 Apr, 9:15am

    Moonshine, or home-made whiskey, is an American tradition dating back centuries. It is also potentially very...
  11. 10:25am - 11:35am Naval Aviation: Angle of Attack
     

    Naval Aviation: Angle of Attack

    Friday 03 Apr, 10:25am

    Documentary series about American naval aviation. This programme deals with the post-WWII conviction that aircraft carriers were already outdated in a nuclear world. Part 2 of 2
  12. 11:35am - 12:50pm Air Warriors: V-22 Osprey
     

    Air Warriors: V-22 Osprey

    Friday 03 Apr, 11:35am

    Documentary relating the tale of the V-22 Osprey, an aircraft that cost billions of dollars to develop and was subject to years of political turmoil and media scrutiny
  13. 12:50pm - 1:55pm The Mummy Who Would Be King
     

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    The Mummy Who Would Be King

    Friday 03 Apr, 12:50pm

    This documentary tells the story of how historical research and modern forensic technology revealed that a...
  14. 1:55pm - 3:10pm America's Antiques Roadshow
     

    America's Antiques Roadshow

    Friday 03 Apr, 1:55pm

    Whether it's a ceramic dog or a painted cat, this special edition of the series features felines and canines in sculpture, on canvas and in many other forms
  15. 3:10pm - 4:20pm Naval Aviation: Angle of Attack
     

    Naval Aviation: Angle of Attack

    Friday 03 Apr, 3:10pm

    Documentary series about American naval aviation. This programme deals with the post-WWII conviction that aircraft carriers were already outdated in a nuclear world. Part 2 of 2
  16. 4:20pm - 5:30pm Air Warriors: V-22 Osprey
     

    Air Warriors: V-22 Osprey

    Friday 03 Apr, 4:20pm

    Documentary relating the tale of the V-22 Osprey, an aircraft that cost billions of dollars to develop and was subject to years of political turmoil and media scrutiny
  17. 5:30pm - 6:35pm The Mummy Who Would Be King
     

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    The Mummy Who Would Be King

    Friday 03 Apr, 5:30pm

    This documentary tells the story of how historical research and modern forensic technology revealed that a...
  18. 6:35pm - 7:50pm A Flea Market Documentary
     

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    A Flea Market Documentary

    Friday 03 Apr, 6:35pm

    One man's trash is another's treasure. This quirky documentary by Rick Sebak celebrates the unusual people and...
  19. 7:50pm - 10:15pm The Roosevelts: An Intimate History
     

    The Roosevelts: An Intimate History

    Friday 03 Apr, 7:50pm

    The final programme in the series by Ken Burns examines Franklin D Roosevelt's plans for the United States as WWII nears its conclusion
  20. 10:15pm - 12:50am The Amish
     

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    The Amish

    Friday 03 Apr, 10:15pm

    9pm, Monday 5 January On October 2, 2006, 32-year-old milk truck driver Charles Roberts walked into the tiny...
  21. 10:15pm - 12:50am The Amish
     

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    The Amish

    Friday 03 Apr, 10:15pm

    David Belton's Emmy-nominated documentary looks at life within an intensely private and little understood...

Sat 04

  1. 10:15pm - 12:50am The Amish
     

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    The Amish

    Friday 03 Apr, 10:15pm

    9pm, Monday 5 January On October 2, 2006, 32-year-old milk truck driver Charles Roberts walked into the tiny...
  2. 10:15pm - 12:50am The Amish
     

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    The Amish

    Friday 03 Apr, 10:15pm

    David Belton's Emmy-nominated documentary looks at life within an intensely private and little understood...
  3. 12:50am - 2:05am A Flea Market Documentary
     

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    A Flea Market Documentary

    Saturday 04 Apr, 12:50am

    One man's trash is another's treasure. This quirky documentary by Rick Sebak celebrates the unusual people and...
  4. 2:05am - 4:00am The Amish
     

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    The Amish

    Saturday 04 Apr, 2:05am

    9pm, Monday 5 January On October 2, 2006, 32-year-old milk truck driver Charles Roberts walked into the tiny...
  5. 2:05am - 4:00am The Amish
     

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    The Amish

    Saturday 04 Apr, 2:05am

    David Belton's Emmy-nominated documentary looks at life within an intensely private and little understood...
  6. 4:00am - 5:35am Dear Zachary
     

    Dear Zachary

    Saturday 04 Apr, 4:00am

    A documentary which follows the attempts of a murder victim's parents to gain custody of their grandson whose mother, the prime suspect, fled to Newfoundland while pregnant
  7. 5:35am - 6:00am Hell...
     

    Hell on Hooves

    Saturday 04 Apr, 5:35am

    Strathmore's Scott Schiffner has earned more CPRA money than any other bull rider. Now he is set to show his stuff in front of his home-town crowd
  8. 6:00am - 7:00am Egypt's Golden Empire
     

    Egypt's Golden Empire

    Saturday 04 Apr, 6:00am

    The superpowers of today’s global economy may seem secure but they are standing on the shoulders of giants, and empires rise and fall. To understand how we got where we...
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  9. 7:00am - 8:00am Egypt's Golden Empire
     

    Egypt's Golden Empire

    Saturday 04 Apr, 7:00am

    The second programme in the series picks up the story in 1400BC when the Egyptian empire, led by Amenhotep III, enjoys a golden age of wealth and power. 2 of 3.
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  10. 8:00am - 9:10am Egypt's Golden Empire
     

    Egypt's Golden Empire

    Saturday 04 Apr, 8:00am

    The concluding episode of the series focuses on Ramses II's crowning achievement against the Hittites, the basis for a new period of stability. 3 of 3.
  11. 9:10am - 10:15am Pyramid
     

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    Pyramid

    Saturday 04 Apr, 9:10am

    Egypt Week continues with this film that combines dramatic reconstruction, location shooting and CGI,...
  12. 10:15am - 11:30am Building Pharaoh's Chariot
     

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    Building Pharaoh's Chariot

    Saturday 04 Apr, 10:15am

    This absorbing documentary follows a team of experts as they test claims that a major advance in weapons...
  13. 11:30am - 12:35pm This Old Pyramid
     

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    This Old Pyramid

    Saturday 04 Apr, 11:30am

    The Great Pyramid of Giza is one of the Seven Wonders of the Ancient World. Built by the pharaoh Khufu in...
  14. 12:35pm - 1:50pm Egypt's Golden Empire
     

    Egypt's Golden Empire

    Saturday 04 Apr, 12:35pm

    The superpowers of today’s global economy may seem secure but they are standing on the shoulders of giants, and empires rise and fall. To understand how we got where we...
  15. 1:50pm - 3:05pm Egypt's Golden Empire
     

    Egypt's Golden Empire

    Saturday 04 Apr, 1:50pm

    The second programme in the series picks up the story in 1400BC when the Egyptian empire, led by Amenhotep III, enjoys a golden age of wealth and power. 2 of 3.
  16. 3:05pm - 4:20pm Egypt's Golden Empire
     

    Egypt's Golden Empire

    Saturday 04 Apr, 3:05pm

    The concluding episode of the series focuses on Ramses II's crowning achievement against the Hittites, the basis for a new period of stability. 3 of 3.
  17. 4:20pm - 5:30pm Egypt Decoded
     

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    Egypt Decoded

    Saturday 04 Apr, 4:20pm

    It is well known that the ancient Egyptians aligned their monuments with remarkable precision, but the...
  18. 5:30pm - 6:35pm Pyramid
     

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    Pyramid

    Saturday 04 Apr, 5:30pm

    Egypt Week continues with this film that combines dramatic reconstruction, location shooting and CGI,...
  19. 6:35pm - 7:45pm Building Pharaoh's Chariot
     

    The flash plugin is required to play this video.

    Building Pharaoh's Chariot

    Saturday 04 Apr, 6:35pm

    This absorbing documentary follows a team of experts as they test claims that a major advance in weapons...
  20. 7:45pm - 9:00pm Titanic's Lost Sister
     

    Titanic's Lost Sister

    Saturday 04 Apr, 7:45pm

    Oceanographer Robert Ballard dives to the watery grave of Titanic's sister ship, Britannic, which went down during World War I under mysterious circumstances
  21. 9:00pm - 10:15pm Escape in the Pacific 4-4-43
     

    Escape in the Pacific 4-4-43

    Saturday 04 Apr, 9:00pm

    An account of the escape by ten American prisoners of war from a Japanese penal colony on the southern Philippine island of Mindanao in April 1943
  22. 10:15pm - 11:25pm Killer Subs in Pearl Harbor
     

    Killer Subs in Pearl Harbor

    Saturday 04 Apr, 10:15pm

    A dive beneath the waters of Pearl Harbor could reveal new clues to the sinking of the USS Arizona in 1941. Were Japanese aircraft responsible or was a midget submarine at work?
  23. 11:25pm - 12:40am Titanic's Lost Sister
     

    Titanic's Lost Sister

    Saturday 04 Apr, 11:25pm

    Oceanographer Robert Ballard dives to the watery grave of Titanic's sister ship, Britannic, which went down during World War I under mysterious circumstances

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