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AMERICA'S NATIONAL PARKS AT 100

00:00-00:45

The National Park Service has been active for over a century preserving and protecting over 400 units across America, from the wild and natural to the man-made and historic. Take a tour through iconic Yellowstone and the Grand Canyon and discover smaller, hidden treasures throughout the country.

00:00-00:45 AMERICA'S NATIONAL PARKS AT 100

The National Park Service has been active for over a century preserving and protecting over 400 units across America, from the wild and natural to the man-made and historic. Take a tour through iconic Yellowstone and the Grand Canyon and discover smaller, hidden treasures throughout the country.

NEPAL QUAKE: TERROR ON EVEREST

00:45-01:35

A massive earthquake rocks Nepal on April 25, 2015. In Kathmandu, centuries of culture are destroyed. In Langtang, an entire village is wiped out of existence. On Mount Everest, base camps and climbers are buried in a tsunami of ice. Thousands are dead, untold numbers are injured, and half a million homes are lost. Witness it firsthand, through personal footage and accounts of the survivors. Then discover the science behind this deadly force, and what, if anything, can be done to prevent such a disaster from happening again.

00:45-01:35 NEPAL QUAKE: TERROR ON EVEREST

A massive earthquake rocks Nepal on April 25, 2015. In Kathmandu, centuries of culture are destroyed. In Langtang, an entire village is wiped out of existence. On Mount Everest, base camps and climbers are buried in a tsunami of ice. Thousands are dead, untold numbers are injured, and half a million homes are lost. Witness it firsthand, through personal footage and accounts of the survivors. Then discover the science behind this deadly force, and what, if anything, can be done to prevent such a disaster from happening again.

ATOMIC AGE DECLASSIFIED SEASON 1

01:35-02:25

The bombing of Japan, the Soviet's "First Lightning" test, and America's H-bomb detonations were powerful signs that the Nuclear Age was upon us. But as recently declassified files reveal, explosive events were also carried out in secret.

01:35-02:25 ATOMIC AGE DECLASSIFIED SEASON 1

The bombing of Japan, the Soviet's "First Lightning" test, and America's H-bomb detonations were powerful signs that the Nuclear Age was upon us. But as recently declassified files reveal, explosive events were also carried out in secret.

ATOMIC AGE DECLASSIFIED SEASON 1

02:25-03:15

While the world was captivated by NASA's Apollo moon missions in the 1960s, the U.S. military was developing a parallel space program, an orbiting spy station that would gather high-res photographs of Soviet weapons systems.

02:25-03:15 ATOMIC AGE DECLASSIFIED SEASON 1

While the world was captivated by NASA's Apollo moon missions in the 1960s, the U.S. military was developing a parallel space program, an orbiting spy station that would gather high-res photographs of Soviet weapons systems.

AIR WARRIORS

03:15-04:05

The F-4 was a fighter plane. Two years after it was introduced, it set 15 world records. It downed more enemy planes than any other in Vietnam. In Desert Storm, it destroyed 200 SAM sites. It was one of the most iconic fighter planes in the world.

03:15-04:05 AIR WARRIORS

The F-4 was a fighter plane. Two years after it was introduced, it set 15 world records. It downed more enemy planes than any other in Vietnam. In Desert Storm, it destroyed 200 SAM sites. It was one of the most iconic fighter planes in the world.

AIR WARRIORS

04:05-04:55

The F-22 is the story of the United States best air dominance fighter with unique capabilities such as stealth, speed, agility and situational awareness.

04:05-04:55 AIR WARRIORS

The F-22 is the story of the United States best air dominance fighter with unique capabilities such as stealth, speed, agility and situational awareness.

ADOLF ISLAND

04:55-05:45

Discover chilling secrets buried on the British island of Alderney and the revolutionary methods used to uncover them.

04:55-05:45 ADOLF ISLAND

Discover chilling secrets buried on the British island of Alderney and the revolutionary methods used to uncover them.

WHITE HOUSE REVEALED

05:45-06:35

Meet everyone who serves President after President inside the most powerful house in the world.

05:45-06:35 WHITE HOUSE REVEALED

Meet everyone who serves President after President inside the most powerful house in the world.

MOUNTAIN LION AND ME

06:35-07:25

The Mountain Lion and Me follows a year in the life of American wildlife naturalist Casey Anderson, as he chronicles the movements of a female mountain lion that hunts in his backyard in southwest Montana.

06:35-07:25 MOUNTAIN LION AND ME

The Mountain Lion and Me follows a year in the life of American wildlife naturalist Casey Anderson, as he chronicles the movements of a female mountain lion that hunts in his backyard in southwest Montana.

AERIAL NEW ZEALAND

07:25-08:15

Take an epic voyage over this remote island nation. From snow-capped mountains and sandy beaches to glacier carved parks and crater lakes, find out what makes this small country extraordinary.

07:25-08:15 AERIAL NEW ZEALAND

Take an epic voyage over this remote island nation. From snow-capped mountains and sandy beaches to glacier carved parks and crater lakes, find out what makes this small country extraordinary.

AERIAL IRELAND

08:15-09:05

Take a cross-country flight over the natural wonders and ancient ruins of the Emerald Isle. From the Neolithic tombs of the Celtic era to the medieval castles of the Vikings, discover the sites, people, and milestones that make this land unique.

08:15-09:05 AERIAL IRELAND

Take a cross-country flight over the natural wonders and ancient ruins of the Emerald Isle. From the Neolithic tombs of the Celtic era to the medieval castles of the Vikings, discover the sites, people, and milestones that make this land unique.

WHITE HOUSE REVEALED

09:05-10:00

Meet everyone who serves President after President inside the most powerful house in the world.

09:05-10:00 WHITE HOUSE REVEALED

Meet everyone who serves President after President inside the most powerful house in the world.

AERIAL NEW ZEALAND

10:00-10:50

Take an epic voyage over this remote island nation. From snow-capped mountains and sandy beaches to glacier carved parks and crater lakes, find out what makes this small country extraordinary.

10:00-10:50 AERIAL NEW ZEALAND

Take an epic voyage over this remote island nation. From snow-capped mountains and sandy beaches to glacier carved parks and crater lakes, find out what makes this small country extraordinary.

AERIAL IRELAND

10:50-11:40

Take a cross-country flight over the natural wonders and ancient ruins of the Emerald Isle. From the Neolithic tombs of the Celtic era to the medieval castles of the Vikings, discover the sites, people, and milestones that make this land unique.

10:50-11:40 AERIAL IRELAND

Take a cross-country flight over the natural wonders and ancient ruins of the Emerald Isle. From the Neolithic tombs of the Celtic era to the medieval castles of the Vikings, discover the sites, people, and milestones that make this land unique.

AMERICANS UNDERGROUND: SECRET CITY OF WW1

11:40-12:30

An amazing discovery has been made beneath a farm field in Northern France: a vast underground city where World War I soldiers took refuge a century ago. Join American explorer Jeff Gusky as he documents this long-forgotten shelter.

11:40-12:30 AMERICANS UNDERGROUND: SECRET CITY OF WW1

An amazing discovery has been made beneath a farm field in Northern France: a vast underground city where World War I soldiers took refuge a century ago. Join American explorer Jeff Gusky as he documents this long-forgotten shelter.

MYSTERIES OF THE RAINFOREST

12:30-13:20

Rainforests cover just six percent of Earth's surface yet contain almost half of the world's plants and animals. With a diversity of mammals, birds, and bugs unrivaled almost anywhere in the world, Panama's Barro Colorado Island is the perfect microcosm of nature. Every year, passionate and dedicated scientists gather to this oasis of life, scaling the treetops, from canopy to forest floor, in an attempt to unlock the secrets of the rainforest. Follow them as they explore how life thrives in one of the most complex habitats on Earth.

12:30-13:20 MYSTERIES OF THE RAINFOREST

Rainforests cover just six percent of Earth's surface yet contain almost half of the world's plants and animals. With a diversity of mammals, birds, and bugs unrivaled almost anywhere in the world, Panama's Barro Colorado Island is the perfect microcosm of nature. Every year, passionate and dedicated scientists gather to this oasis of life, scaling the treetops, from canopy to forest floor, in an attempt to unlock the secrets of the rainforest. Follow them as they explore how life thrives in one of the most complex habitats on Earth.

A-BOMBS OVER NEVADA

13:20-14:10

Contemporary footage is used to capture the extraordinary period in the 1950s and 60s when hundreds of atomic bombs were dropped over the Nevada Test Site. The race to create bigger and better bombs led scientists to push the limits and turned a sleepy desert town into a theater of the absurd.

13:20-14:10 A-BOMBS OVER NEVADA

Contemporary footage is used to capture the extraordinary period in the 1950s and 60s when hundreds of atomic bombs were dropped over the Nevada Test Site. The race to create bigger and better bombs led scientists to push the limits and turned a sleepy desert town into a theater of the absurd.

AMERICANS UNDERGROUND: SECRET CITY OF WW1

14:10-15:00

An amazing discovery has been made beneath a farm field in Northern France: a vast underground city where World War I soldiers took refuge a century ago. Join American explorer Jeff Gusky as he documents this long-forgotten shelter.

14:10-15:00 AMERICANS UNDERGROUND: SECRET CITY OF WW1

An amazing discovery has been made beneath a farm field in Northern France: a vast underground city where World War I soldiers took refuge a century ago. Join American explorer Jeff Gusky as he documents this long-forgotten shelter.

MYSTERIES OF THE RAINFOREST

15:00-16:00

Rainforests cover just six percent of Earth's surface yet contain almost half of the world's plants and animals. With a diversity of mammals, birds, and bugs unrivaled almost anywhere in the world, Panama's Barro Colorado Island is the perfect microcosm of nature. Every year, passionate and dedicated scientists gather to this oasis of life, scaling the treetops, from canopy to forest floor, in an attempt to unlock the secrets of the rainforest. Follow them as they explore how life thrives in one of the most complex habitats on Earth.

15:00-16:00 MYSTERIES OF THE RAINFOREST

Rainforests cover just six percent of Earth's surface yet contain almost half of the world's plants and animals. With a diversity of mammals, birds, and bugs unrivaled almost anywhere in the world, Panama's Barro Colorado Island is the perfect microcosm of nature. Every year, passionate and dedicated scientists gather to this oasis of life, scaling the treetops, from canopy to forest floor, in an attempt to unlock the secrets of the rainforest. Follow them as they explore how life thrives in one of the most complex habitats on Earth.

SPACE VOYAGES

16:00-17:00

NASA is sizing up a new but familiar challenge: how to transport humans to Mars, asteroids, and beyond. Buzz Aldrin, Jim Lovell and NASA experts discuss the Apollo missions and look into the future of deep space exploration.

16:00-17:00 SPACE VOYAGES

NASA is sizing up a new but familiar challenge: how to transport humans to Mars, asteroids, and beyond. Buzz Aldrin, Jim Lovell and NASA experts discuss the Apollo missions and look into the future of deep space exploration.

SPACE VOYAGES

17:00-18:00

Space is no longer just for governments. Small private companies with big ideas are reaching for the skies to make commercial human spaceflight a reality. NASA's shuttle may have been grounded, but for corporations, the sky's no longer the limit.

17:00-18:00 SPACE VOYAGES

Space is no longer just for governments. Small private companies with big ideas are reaching for the skies to make commercial human spaceflight a reality. NASA's shuttle may have been grounded, but for corporations, the sky's no longer the limit.

AMERICA'S NATIONAL PARKS AT 100

18:00-19:00

The National Park Service has been active for over a century preserving and protecting over 400 units across America, from the wild and natural to the man-made and historic. Take a tour through iconic Yellowstone and the Grand Canyon and discover smaller, hidden treasures throughout the country.

18:00-19:00 AMERICA'S NATIONAL PARKS AT 100

The National Park Service has been active for over a century preserving and protecting over 400 units across America, from the wild and natural to the man-made and historic. Take a tour through iconic Yellowstone and the Grand Canyon and discover smaller, hidden treasures throughout the country.

NEPAL QUAKE: TERROR ON EVEREST

19:00-20:00

A massive earthquake rocks Nepal on April 25, 2015. In Kathmandu, centuries of culture are destroyed. In Langtang, an entire village is wiped out of existence. On Mount Everest, base camps and climbers are buried in a tsunami of ice. Thousands are dead, untold numbers are injured, and half a million homes are lost. Witness it firsthand, through personal footage and accounts of the survivors. Then discover the science behind this deadly force, and what, if anything, can be done to prevent such a disaster from happening again.

19:00-20:00 NEPAL QUAKE: TERROR ON EVEREST

A massive earthquake rocks Nepal on April 25, 2015. In Kathmandu, centuries of culture are destroyed. In Langtang, an entire village is wiped out of existence. On Mount Everest, base camps and climbers are buried in a tsunami of ice. Thousands are dead, untold numbers are injured, and half a million homes are lost. Witness it firsthand, through personal footage and accounts of the survivors. Then discover the science behind this deadly force, and what, if anything, can be done to prevent such a disaster from happening again.

ATOMIC AGE DECLASSIFIED SEASON 1

20:00-21:00

The bombing of Japan, the Soviet's "First Lightning" test, and America's H-bomb detonations were powerful signs that the Nuclear Age was upon us. But as recently declassified files reveal, explosive events were also carried out in secret.

20:00-21:00 ATOMIC AGE DECLASSIFIED SEASON 1

The bombing of Japan, the Soviet's "First Lightning" test, and America's H-bomb detonations were powerful signs that the Nuclear Age was upon us. But as recently declassified files reveal, explosive events were also carried out in secret.

ATOMIC AGE DECLASSIFIED SEASON 1

21:00-22:00

While the world was captivated by NASA's Apollo moon missions in the 1960s, the U.S. military was developing a parallel space program, an orbiting spy station that would gather high-res photographs of Soviet weapons systems.

21:00-22:00 ATOMIC AGE DECLASSIFIED SEASON 1

While the world was captivated by NASA's Apollo moon missions in the 1960s, the U.S. military was developing a parallel space program, an orbiting spy station that would gather high-res photographs of Soviet weapons systems.

PLANES, CRANES AND ROCKETS

22:00-22:55

The Smithsonian National Air and Space Museum holds more than 70,000 objects, including the 1903 Wright Flyer, the Spirit of St. Louis, and the Apollo 11 capsule. Meet the people who keep it running, and see how they tackle their biggest challenge to date. They must move all of the contents from the crumbling Paul E. Garber Facility in Maryland to the Steven Udvar-Hazy Center in Virginia. And everything, from a massive F100 supersonic fighter jet to small toys and games, must arrive without a scratch.

22:00-22:55 PLANES, CRANES AND ROCKETS

The Smithsonian National Air and Space Museum holds more than 70,000 objects, including the 1903 Wright Flyer, the Spirit of St. Louis, and the Apollo 11 capsule. Meet the people who keep it running, and see how they tackle their biggest challenge to date. They must move all of the contents from the crumbling Paul E. Garber Facility in Maryland to the Steven Udvar-Hazy Center in Virginia. And everything, from a massive F100 supersonic fighter jet to small toys and games, must arrive without a scratch.

AMERICA'S HIDDEN STORIES SEASON 1

22:55-23:50

The conventional Pearl Harbour story is that America was hit without warning. But newly declassified documents from U.S. Naval Intelligence and the FBI reveal a drastically different tale.

22:55-23:50 AMERICA'S HIDDEN STORIES SEASON 1

The conventional Pearl Harbour story is that America was hit without warning. But newly declassified documents from U.S. Naval Intelligence and the FBI reveal a drastically different tale.

23:50-23:59 AMERICA'S HIDDEN STORIES SEASON 1

Modern historians investigate the claim of a 1982 Russian gas pipeline explosion to see if it was the result of the world's first-ever cyber attack, a retaliatory measure ordered by Ronald Reagan to bring the Soviet Union to its knees.

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