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Salmon Wars

2016.07.04(Mon) 10:00PM

  Salmon Wars celebrates the incredible animals with a vital role in sustaining millions of square kilometers of diverse ecosystems.


Engineering Connections Airbus A380

2016.07.02(Sat) 09:00PM

  Richard Hammond sets out on a quest to find the amazing Engineering Connections behind the Airbus A380 the largest passenger airliner in history. His journey reveals that this state-of-the-art aircraft owes as much to weapons of war, Mother Nature and household objects as it does to high technology. He discovers that a bicycle pump,…


The Great Human Race Herd

2016.07.01(Fri) 10:00PM

Bill and Cat attempt to survive as nomadic herders in Mongolia 5,000 years ago. To keep their animals alive, they must move the herd to its summer camp before the cold winter weather moves in. As the temperature drops, Bill and Cat prepare to cross the vast barren steppe. Cat makes a copper knife by…


Cesar To The Rescue S3 Izzy in a Tizzy

2016.06.29(Wed) 10:00PM

  Cesar's first 911 call is from Aurora, a grandmother who tells Cesar that her granddaughter Yolanda's dog Izzy has made her fearful to live in her own home. Aurora was used to having family and friends over to her house, but since Yolanada has taken Izzy in, people are afraid to come over due…


Locked Up Abroad S9 Vietnam Pows: McCain & ...

2016.06.28(Tue) 10:00PM

  This incredible episode of hit series Locked Up Abroad tells the story of two pilots imprisoned during the Vietnam War.


Alaska Fish Wars Jackpot

2016.06.27(Mon) 10:00PM

  In this episode of Alaska Fish Wars, the Alaska Department of Fish and Game has opened the season for the fifth day in a row. Captain Dan's fishing mojo has been missing all season long so he calls in his eleven year old son, Calvin to help change his mediocre season. With the days…


X-Ray Earth

2016.06.26(Sun) 10:00PM

  In this epic, one hour cut-down, X-Ray Earth reveals the planet as it's never been seen before. Using some of the most cutting-edge tools in science, get an inside look at Earth to learn what makes it tick. We'll also go even deeper to show how technology is opening a window that's allowing scientists…


Riding Morocco: Chasing the Dakar

2016.06.25(Sat) 03:15PM

  Riding Morocco: Chasing the Dakar: takes the audience on the biking tour of their dreams. Off-road and off the well-worn tourist trail, they’ll see parts of Africa few visitors ever see. Co-presenters, Christophe Barrierre-Varju, a professional racer, and Laura Csortan an adventurer and model, will learn from each other as they battle through some…


Breakout S2 Freedom Fighter Escape

2016.06.24(Fri) 08:00PM

  This is the amazing story of how three men crafted wooden keys to unlock their way out of South Africas secure Pretoria Prison. Set against the backdrop of the notorious period of apartied in South Africa, the three terrorists, Tim Jenkin, Stephen Lee and Alex Moumbaris, considered themselves political prisoners and are determined to…


Beast Hunter (aka Beast Man) Amazon Nightmare

2016.06.23(Thr) 06:00PM

  Pat Spain travels to the Brazilian Amazon on the trail of one of its most compelling creatures of myth-the Mapinguari. It is described as a massive one-eyed beast, with a gaping mouth in its stomach, fierce claws, savage howl and a horrific stench. Through eyewitnesses, scientists and anthropologists he learns that the Mapinguari is…


Engineering Connections S3 Burj Al Arab

2016.06.22(Wed) 08:00PM

  Richard Hammond checks out one of the world's tallest and most distinctively shaped hotels – the 121 meter high Burj al Arab, or Arabian Tower. Rising from its own custom-built island, 300 meters offshore, the sail-shaped building has already become one of the world's most recognizable buildings, and an icon for Dubai, on the…


Mega Factories S2 Rolls Royce

2016.06.18(Sat) 10:00PM

The Phantom is the first Rolls-Royce motorcar to be introduced since the company was acquired by BMW in 1998. Each Phantom is a unique combination of state-of-the-art technology and old-world craftsmanship, constructed with meticulous attention to detail. Manufacture of the Phantom begins in Unterhallerau, Germany, where its strong, stiff and lightweight space frame chassis is…


Hitler’s Last Year Part 2

2016.06.17(Fri) 09:45AM

  The second installment of a two part documentary, chronicling the last year of the war in the European theater, from the D-Day Landings in Normandy in June 1944 to the German surrender in May 1945. Eleven months of unprecedented combat culminating in the death of Adolf Hitler and the collapse of the Third Reich.


Mega Factories S2 Audi

2016.06.16(Thr) 11:35AM

  Our cameras go inside the Audi R8 factory in Neckarsulm, Germany and follow the crafting of a road car modeled after a champion racecar. With the introduction of the R8, Audi breaks out of its elegant sedan image to create a sportscar that rivals the likes of Porsche and Lamborghini. Modeled after the R8…


Cesar To The Rescue S3 The Trouble With Truffles

2016.06.15(Wed) 10:00PM

  Cesar's first call comes from Diana, whose close friend and writing partner Alyssa has a Shih Tzu/Pomeranian named Truffle who, despite being physically adorable, barks and nips at anyone who gets too close. She also exhibits strange behaviors, such as turning herself into a mop when being dragged on walks, and getting territorial over…