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  • DRAIN THE OCEANS

  • Every Wednesday 9pm KSA/10pm UAE
  • National Geographic

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Drain The Oceans reveals ghostly shapes beneath the waves in all their stunning glory, as the water is removed from the picture to tell stories that explain natural wonders and man-made catastrophes. Combining the latest scientific data from underwater scanning systems with state of the art digital recreations, the series cris-crosses the globe, visiting the China Seas, the Gulf of Mexico, the Mediterranean, the Nile, the Pacific Rim, the Indian Ocean, the Atlantic Ocean and the Baltic Sea in its quest for answers.

EPISODE GUIDE

  • Drain The Oceans: Buried Secrets of The Gold Rush
    The streets of San Francisco, the Sacramento River and the icy wasters of the Klondike are drained to tell the true story of early gold mania.
    Next Showing:  
    Wednesday 6 November 2019 at 10:00PM - National Geographic
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    Thursday 7 November 2019 at 2:00AM - National Geographic

    Thursday 7 November 2019 at 6:00AM - National Geographic
  • Drain The Oceans: Lost Nukes of The Cold War
    Conducted in secret beneath the waves, The Cold War was the world’s first nuclear armed confrontation and also the most clandestine war in history.
    Next Showing:  
    Wednesday 13 November 2019 at 10:00PM - National Geographic
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    Thursday 14 November 2019 at 2:00AM - National Geographic

    Thursday 14 November 2019 at 7:00AM - National Geographic
  • Drain The Oceans: Secrets of D-Day
    As the water drains away from the English Channel and Normandy Coast, extraordinary secret technology and sunken wrecks of WWII are revealed.
  • Drain The Oceans: Secrets of The Spanish Armada
    Go beneath the waves to discover how the English not only thwarted Spain’s Armada, but also stole their technology to expand their own empire.
    Next Showing:  
    Saturday 26 October 2019 at 9:00AM - National Geographic
  • Drain The Oceans: Secrets of New York City
    Can the engineering and WWI secrets revealed by sonar explain New York’s meteoric rise into a bustling world metropolis forever pushing forward?
    Next Showing:  
    Wednesday 20 November 2019 at 10:00PM - National Geographic
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    Thursday 21 November 2019 at 2:00AM - National Geographic

    Thursday 21 November 2019 at 7:00AM - National Geographic
  • Drain The Oceans: Killer U-Boats
    The world’s first stealth weapon, the U-Boat almost won the war when it took on the might of the Royal Navy. Now draining the ocean reveals the story.
    Next Showing:  
    Thursday 24 October 2019 at 1:00AM - National Geographic
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    Thursday 24 October 2019 at 5:00AM - National Geographic

    Thursday 24 October 2019 at 6:00PM - National Geographic
  • Drain The Oceans: Thai Cave Rescue
    National Geographic goes inside the infamous Thai cave and shares new insights into the deadly mission to rescue a junior football team in 2018.
    Next Showing:  
    Tuesday 26 November 2019 at 2:00PM - National Geographic
    Repeats:  
    Wednesday 27 November 2019 at 10:00PM - National Geographic

    Thursday 28 November 2019 at 2:00AM - National Geographic
  • Drain The Oceans: Secrets of The Civil War
    The land battles of the American Civil War are well known but now archaeologists and historians go in search of other secrets, hidden deep underwater.
    Next Showing:  
    Wednesday 30 October 2019 at 10:00PM - National Geographic
    Repeats:  
    Thursday 31 October 2019 at 1:00AM - National Geographic

    Thursday 31 October 2019 at 5:00AM - National Geographic
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