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Card Shark

2016.07.19(Tue) 09:00PM

  Drummond Money-Coutts takes us on a mission to explore the secrets behind advanced card play and card magic.


Ultimate Survival Alaska S3 Savage Waters

2016.07.18(Mon) 07:00PM

  Teams are dropped on the banks of the Tazlina River and tasked with building log rafts.


Mission Pluto (aka Pluto Encounter)

2016.07.17(Sun) 10:00PM

  Pluto’s extraordinary story from discovery to revelation – 85 years of mystery and intrigue – will soon be complete.


Mega Factories S3 Pyrotechnics

2016.07.16(Sat) 10:00PM

Australia's Howard and Sons have been making fireworks for almost 100 years, now the reigns have been handed down to a new generation and they are breaking with tradition. Andrew and Christian Howard along with show designer Stuart Bensley are competing in the 2011 International Festival des Feux in Montreal with a new pyro musical,…


Breakout S2 Southsider Gang

2016.07.15(Fri) 07:00PM

  Dangerous gang members Tommy Valdez, Johnathon 'Snoopy' Rodriguez and Arturo Torres plan to escape from Grant County Detention Center in New Mexico. They discover a pipe chase that they hope will lead them to freedom. Inside, they slowly cut their way through the prison's roof. The escapees evade the police and make their way…


Machine Impossible Ep 1 Machines At Work

2016.07.14(Thr) 09:00PM

  This time on Machine Impossible, Max McMurdo and Mischa Pollack go on a global road trip to uncover some of the world’s hardest working gadgets. They’ll encounter gargantuan logging machines in Germany, a robot exhibition in Japan, learn a thing or two about teamwork from drones in the USA, and discover how an incredible,…


Inside: Reinventing Taipei

2016.07.13(Wed) 10:00PM

  From cutting edge skyscrapers to highly efficient subway, Taipei is known as one of the most burgeoning and vibrant megacities in Asia. Being an ever evolving capital, the 130-year-old city is now planning for a bigger dream to reappear its ancient glory by bringing back the splendor of the historic North Gate. However, the…


Russia’s Mystery Files Ep 2

2016.07.12(Tue) 09:00PM

  The old Soviet Union was a sinister world, a land of secrets, rumours and uncertainty. Now the Iron Curtain has fallen, and we can investigate these rumours – from mountain wild-men to terrifying zombie dogs to a profoundly mysterious incident on the Mountain of the Dead. Eyewitness testimony and powerful point-of-view dramatic reconstructions will…


The Great Human Race Pioneer

2016.07.11(Mon) 09:00PM

  Bill and Cat follow in the footsteps of the first Americans who migrated south into the Pacific Northwest. Navigating a separate land and sea route, their goal is to unite on the coast and head upriver to harvest and preserve enough salmon to sustain a permanent settlement. Bill begins his adventure paddling a dugout…


Fly Me To The Stars: Japan’s Space Challenge

2016.07.10(Sun) 10:00PM

  The feature documentary. ‘JAXA: Fly Me To The Stars’ reveals the remarkable history and contribution that Japan’s Space Agency, JAXA, has made to manned space flight. Showcasing Japan’s first test pilot turned astronaut, Kimiya Yui’s, mission to join the International Space Station, the documentary takes viewers on a real time journey to space. There…


Engineering Connections S2 Guggenheim Bilbao

2016.07.09(Sat) 09:00PM

Richard Hammond visits a building described as the 'greatest of our time' – the Guggenheim Museum, Bilbao, Spain – to find out which Engineering Connections made this iconic building possible. He finds out how visionary architect transformed a decaying city into a vibrant tourist hub with his futuristic building. But it would not have been…


The Great Human Race First Americans

2016.07.08(Fri) 10:00PM

  Bill and Cat follow in the footsteps of the first Americans to cross the Bering Land Bridge 15,000 years ago. Their trek begins in the Alaskan tundra, where a winter storm beats down upon them. In this barren wasteland, resources are few and far between, and the grueling slog south takes its toll on…


A Spacetime Odyssey Standing Up In the Milky Way

2016.07.07(Thr) 10:00PM

  The Ship of the Imagination, unfettered by ordinary limits on speed and size, drawn by the music of cosmic harmonies, can take us anywhere in space and time. It has been idling for more than three decades, and yet it has never been overtaken. Its global legacy remains vibrant. Now, its time once again…


Megastructures Spaceport America

2016.07.06(Wed) 10:00PM

  In the very desert that helped give birth to the Space Age, Spaceport America will rise.


Breakout S2 Escape From Indian River

2016.07.05(Tue) 11:00PM

  Rondell Reed is sent into maximum security. Almost as soon as he arrives in jail, Reed starts looking for a way to escape.