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  • The Nostradamus Effect show

    The Nostradamus Effect

    Experts and modern seers examine the work of Nostradamus to see whether the future really can be predicted.

    (01:17)
  • Zeebrugge Ferry Disaster show

    Zeebrugge Ferry Disaster

    More than 190 people died when a British car ferry capsized off Zeebrugge in March 1987. Why were the bow doors left open?

    (00:55)
  • Hagia Sofia show

    Hagia Sofia

    Built to revive the Roman Empire, now a mosque, Hagia Sophia has had a turbulent history and how it was built reveals a...

    (00:59)
  • Wren’s Best Building show

    Wren’s Best Building

    What was Sir Christopher Wren’s best building? Find out what building trumps St. Paul’s Cathedral as his major...

    (01:19)
  • Gospel of Judas show

    Gospel of Judas

    The theological implications of this important biblical document are explored by scholars and scientists.

    (01:04)
  • The Interview show

    The Interview

    Spinal Tap’s Nigel Tufnel shares his unorthodox views about Stonehenge.

    (01:46)
  • Spinal Tap’s Nigel Tufnel speaks about his TV viewing habits show

    Spinal Tap’s Nigel Tufnel speaks about his TV viewing habits

    During an interview with National Geographic to discuss the upcoming Stonehenge Decoded special, Nigel Tufnel opens up about...

    (01:29)
  • Spinal Tap’s Nigel Tufnel in the Lab show

    Spinal Tap’s Nigel Tufnel in the Lab

    Nigel Tufnel enters the lab to explore Stonehenge's mysteries. Was it used as an ancient amplifier?

    (01:42)
  • Stonehenge Decoded “Fantastic Finds” show

    Stonehenge Decoded “Fantastic Finds”

    Explore the latest, fantastic finds around Stonehenge that have amazed experts – and could re-write the history books.

    (03:07)
  • Kerry Nicholson Gonzalez show

    Kerry Nicholson Gonzalez

    While Kerry can trace back about three generations to a faraway land, her DNA can take her back more than six thousand...

    (03:09)
  • Germans sign treaty with USSR show

    Germans sign treaty with USSR

    Hitler, who swore to destroy Communism has a history-making treaty signed with his worst enemy, the USSR.

    (03:09)
  • Siberia Reindeer show

    Siberia Reindeer

    Through the hills of Yakutia comes a relentless army. Reindeer. A herd of a thousand strong.

    (02:57)
  • Kamchatka Premiere show

    Kamchatka Premiere

    On Russia’s far Eastern edge is the stark peninsula of Kamchatka. In this surprising place heaven and hell collide. Life and...

    (01:07)
  • Kamchatka Steller’s Sea Eagles show

    Kamchatka Steller’s Sea Eagles

    Steller’s sea eagles face adversity with grim determination. Only the toughest survive. They find refuge at lake Kuril – a...

    (03:09)
  • Spur-Thighed Tortoise Courtship show

    Spur-Thighed Tortoise Courtship

    Through April and May males build up their stamina for the mating season. Courtship happens in stages. First, pursuit. And...

    (00:35)
  • The Great Divide Caucasian Chamois show

    The Great Divide Caucasian Chamois

    Green hills and alpine meadows, arid salt flats, miniature sand dunes give way to ferocious mountains. The landscapes of the...

    (02:58)
  • The Arctic Fox show

    The Arctic Fox

    The Arctic fox can tolerate temperatures down to minus seventy degrees Celsius by shunting blood flow away from its legs to...

    (03:51)
  • Web episode: Bad Neighborhood show

    Web episode: Bad Neighborhood

    Today, the guys head to the South Bronx, in response to an urgent plea, from a Navy veteran. The man says he was brutally...

    (03:13)
  • Web episode: Spike the Pit Bull Gets Obedience Training show

    Web episode: Spike the Pit Bull Gets Obedience Training

    Joe and Big Ant go to pick up Spike, the aggressive dog, from his three-week training stint in Upstate New York. Eric Bellows...

    (03:00)
  • Web episode: Checking on Zeus the Boxer show

    Web episode: Checking on Zeus the Boxer

    The guys gather with their makeshift den mother, Mary Fayet. The fellow animal advocate came on board a year ago—to manage...

    (03:03)