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National Geographic Channel

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  • 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 abo...

    (00:50)
  • The Alhambra: The Watchtower show

    The Alhambra: The Watchtower

    Discover the secrets of the Alhambra’s defences and explore the watchtower – the anchor for the planned Muslim fortress.

    (02:57)
  • Hagia Sofia: Historical Updates show

    Hagia Sofia: Historical Updates

    Discover the architectural updates that have been made to Hagia Sophia over the centuries to support the building and the probl...

    (02:57)
  • Machu Picchu: Mountain Building show

    Machu Picchu: Mountain Building

    Machu Picchu is a spectacular sight, but its location meant considerable hardship for builders. Heavy rainfall and earthquake t...

    (02:59)
  • 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)
  • Nigel Tufnel’s Experiments  show

    Nigel Tufnel’s Experiments

    Nigel Tufnel experiments with harmonics and a potato, while discussing Stonehenge Decoded with National Geographic.

    (01:41)
  • Hold Tight show

    Hold Tight

    Follow Ewan McGregor and best friend Charley Boorman as they prepare to bike from the top of Scotland to the tip of Africa.

    (02:30)
  • Rome To Tobruk show

    Rome To Tobruk

    Tensions are eased on the ferry from Sicily to Tunisia, where the group pay a visit to the original Star Wars set. And sandstor...

    (03:54)
  • Kenya To Rwanda show

    Kenya To Rwanda

    After an unforgettable plane ride over Kenya, the boys meet former child soldiers at a UNICEF site, then encounter a family of ...

    (02:09)
  • Monkey Thieves show

    Monkey Thieves

    Jaipur celebrates the arrival of the monsoon with the spectacular Teej festival and people fill the streets. But while the peop...

    (00:56)
  • Street life show

    Street life

    The splinter group realise that life on the street isn't easy!

    (01:39)
  • Spring Dip show

    Spring Dip

    Charley takes a dip in the fresh Australian spring with his Ozzie guides.

    (01:41)
  • Wicked Van show

    Wicked Van

    The team hire one of these Wicked Vans to drive through Australia. Each one has a different colour scheme and design. They are ...

    (01:28)
  • Tree Cutting on the Danube show

    Tree Cutting on the Danube

    Charley nearly lands a tree on our camera man’s head on the Danube.

    (00:36)
  • 1920s show

    1920s

    See British inventions from the 1920s, the boom-and-bust years when new machines was all about speed, glamour and power.

    (01:43)
  • Behind The Scenes - series two show

    Behind The Scenes - series two

    Exclusive behind the scenes footage of Chris Barrie during the filming of Britain's Greatest Machines.

    (01:26)
  • Trains part 2 show

    Trains part 2

    Join Chris on a nostalgic journey from the 1820s charting the birth and growth of Britain's trains and railway systems.

    (01:01)
  • 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 generati...

    (03:09)
  • Fort Stewart show

    Fort Stewart

    Steve wants to show us around the Fort Stewart Army Base. He says that this truck is for carrying soldiers.

    (03:26)