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  • Machine Gun show

    Machine Gun

    The evolution of the machine gun from its use in WWI to the GAU-8 Avenger, one of the deadliest machine guns in the world.

    (00:34)
  • Cruise Missiles show

    Cruise Missiles

    Track the flight of a Tomahawk cruise missile and examine every key stage of its journey - launch, flight and target.

    (00:38)
  • 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)
  • Comet Air Crash show

    Comet Air Crash

    In 1954, disaster struck again when a third Comet jet airliner crashed, throwing the future of commercial aviation into question.

    (01:00)
  • Titanic show

    Titanic

    Count down the moments when an iceberg, too few lifeboats and freezing waters resulted in an oceanic tragedy.

    (00:41)
  • Munich Olympic Massacre show

    Munich Olympic Massacre

    At the 1972 Olympics, a hostage situation turned into a bloodbath with international consequences when 11 Israeli athletes...

    (00:49)
  • New York Air Crash show

    New York Air Crash

    In November 2001 an American Airlines Airbus, carrying 260 people, crashed. Was the cause terrorism or engine failure?

    (00:55)
  • Space Shuttle Columbia show

    Space Shuttle Columbia

    An investigation into the shuttle which spent 16 days in orbit before breaking up on re-entry, killing all seven astronauts...

    (00:50)
  • 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)
  • US Response show

    US Response

    US Fighter jets search for the missing planes and the military scrambles to divert further attacks on 9/11.

    (03:04)
  • Missed Opportunity show

    Missed Opportunity

    Many of the 9/11 hijackers were flagged and screened with extra scrutiny before boarding their flights.

    (03:00)
  • 9/11 Investigation show

    9/11 Investigation

    Before the attack, how did the 9/11 plot slip through the cracks of American intelligence?

    (02:47)
  • Explosion show

    Explosion

    On 9/11 United Flight 175 makes a terrifying descent and crashes into the middle of the second tower.

    (03:02)
  • Sinking the USS Arizona show

    Sinking the USS Arizona

    Japanese planes drop bombs on the USS Arizona.

    (02:58)
  • Japan’s Tactical Error show

    Japan’s Tactical Error

    When the attack hits, US carriers are at sea.

    (03:02)
  • Japan Critical Blunder show

    Japan Critical Blunder

    Japan’s declaration of war on America arrived too late.

    (03:01)
  • First Attack Wave show

    First Attack Wave

    When the attack hits, US carriers are at sea.

    (02:47)
  • Pearl Harbor show

    Pearl Harbor

    On a quiet Sunday morning, the Japanese prepare for war.

    (02:42)
  • Cable Car Collision show

    Cable Car Collision

    A routine training mission goes wrong when pilots hit a wire.

    (03:01)
  • Cable Car Disaster show

    Cable Car Disaster

    A packed cable car is on its way to the top when a plane cuts the wire.

    (03:03)