War And Conflicts

Join Monty Python's Terry Jones on a tour of the ingenuity of our ancestors. Take a humorous yet factual look at inventions we think...

Episode 11 The Vikings

Each half hour episode looks at a major fighting people or force and charts the reasons for their rise to dominance and subsequent fall....

Episode 1 Bouddica’s Revolt

Battlefield Britain is about famous battles in the history of Great Britain. From Boudicca's destructive rebellion against the Romans to the incredible feats of...

Episode 8 The Future of Christianity

History of the Christian faithlooking at its origins, development and turbulent past. High profile British personalities examine a religion that has particular resonance for...

Episode 1 Ruling Reptiles

They attack their victims with great strength and speedusing even chemical weapons. To avoid their enemies they can run over the water, throw him...

The Kamikazes

The ultimate success or failure of many of the battles of World War II boiled down to men and machines locked in a fight...

Episode 2 Hearing and Balance

The senses are our guide to the worldkeeping us out of danger and directing us to pleasure. But how sensitive and accurate are they?...

Episode 1 Canopyworld

Jungles are the world's powerhousesthe most vital habitats on the planet. They only cover 6% of the Earth, but they contain more than half...

Episode 5 American Serengeti

Prehistoric America takes goes on a journey through the prehistory of North Americabeginning 14,000 years ago when people were first entering the vast and...

Episode 4 Cleopatra

Series on Ancient Egypt. Cleopatra - Cleopatra has been depicted throughout history as a temptress who ruined two generals of Rome. Yet scholars now...