Schedule

PBS America showcases the best American history, music, science, current affairs and arts and culture programming. Our wide selection of shows includes our NOVA series of science features, FRONTLINE which looks at current affairs, our history programmes, AMERICAN EXPERIENCE and various Entertainment, Arts & Culture 

You can find us on Sky channel 534, Virgin Media 276 and Freesat 156.

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Fri 29

  1. 11:25pm - 12:35am Naval Aviation: Angle of Attack
     

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    Naval Aviation: Angle of Attack

    Thursday 28 Jul, 11:25pm

    7.50pm, Monday 11 and Tuesday 12 January Broadcast over two nights, this documentary chronicles the 100- year...
  2. 12:35am - 1:55am The Girls in the Band
     

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    The Girls in the Band

    Friday 29 Jul, 12:35am

    9pm, Thursday 18 July Judy Chaikin's warm and poignant documentary reveals an important although largely...
  3. 1:55am - 2:50am Mel Brooks: Make a Noise
     

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    Mel Brooks: Make a Noise

    Friday 29 Jul, 1:55am

    10.15pm, Wednesday 3 February Robert Trachtenberg's film profiles a giant of American comedy who has earned...
  4. 2:50am - 3:45am The Murder of Emmett Till
     

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    The Murder of Emmett Till

    Friday 29 Jul, 2:50am

    Stanley Nelson's documentary recalls a horrific crime that served as a catalyst for the birth of the Civil...
  5. 3:45am - 4:40am Lions of Crocodile River
     

    Lions of Crocodile River

    Friday 29 Jul, 3:45am

    A wildlife documentary exposing life in the Luangwa Valley, a treacherous place where crocodiles, lions and their prey battle to survive during the annual drought
  6. 4:40am - 5:35am The Murder of Emmett Till
     

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    The Murder of Emmett Till

    Friday 29 Jul, 4:40am

    Stanley Nelson's documentary recalls a horrific crime that served as a catalyst for the birth of the Civil...
  7. 5:35am - 6:00am Hell...
     

    Hell on Hooves

    Friday 29 Jul, 5:35am

    It is the Canadian Finals Rodeo, and nerves are frayed and tempers flare as one bull rider is saddled with a series of bulls that won't buck
  8. 6:00am - 6:25am Hell...
     

    Hell on Hooves

    Friday 29 Jul, 6:00am

    Series following a group of bull-riding cowboys on the professional rodeo tour. In the battle for the championship buckle, it all comes down to two final bull rides
  9. 6:25am - 7:20am Feast of Predators
     

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    Feast of Predators

    Friday 29 Jul, 6:25am

    This documentary follows a young seal as he joins one of nature's great migrations in search of food, despite...
  10. 7:20am - 8:15am Building Extreme Alaska
     

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    Building Extreme Alaska

    Friday 29 Jul, 7:20am

    Forged over millions of years, the state of Alaska boasts some of the world's most extreme...
  11. 8:15am - 9:25am Feast of Predators
     

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    Feast of Predators

    Friday 29 Jul, 8:15am

    This documentary follows a young seal as he joins one of nature's great migrations in search of food, despite...
  12. 9:25am - 10:30am Building Extreme Alaska
     

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    Building Extreme Alaska

    Friday 29 Jul, 9:25am

    Forged over millions of years, the state of Alaska boasts some of the world's most extreme...
  13. 10:30am - 11:50am The Girls in the Band
     

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    The Girls in the Band

    Friday 29 Jul, 10:30am

    9pm, Thursday 18 July Judy Chaikin's warm and poignant documentary reveals an important although largely...
  14. 11:50am - 12:50pm Lincoln's Last Day
     
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    Lincoln's Last Day

    Friday 29 Jul, 11:50am

    10pm, Friday 20 November We are all familiar with the story of Abraham Lincoln's death, but what exactly...
  15. 12:50pm - 2:00pm Naval Aviation: Angle of Attack
     

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    Naval Aviation: Angle of Attack

    Friday 29 Jul, 12:50pm

    7.50pm, Monday 11 and Tuesday 12 January Broadcast over two nights, this documentary chronicles the 100- year...
  16. 2:00pm - 3:10pm Feast of Predators
     

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    Feast of Predators

    Friday 29 Jul, 2:00pm

    This documentary follows a young seal as he joins one of nature's great migrations in search of food, despite...
  17. 3:10pm - 4:30pm The Girls in the Band
     

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    The Girls in the Band

    Friday 29 Jul, 3:10pm

    9pm, Thursday 18 July Judy Chaikin's warm and poignant documentary reveals an important although largely...
  18. 4:30pm - 5:35pm Lincoln's Last Day
     
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    Lincoln's Last Day

    Friday 29 Jul, 4:30pm

    10pm, Friday 20 November We are all familiar with the story of Abraham Lincoln's death, but what exactly...
  19. 5:35pm - 6:40pm Naval Aviation: Angle of Attack
     

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    Naval Aviation: Angle of Attack

    Friday 29 Jul, 5:35pm

    7.50pm, Monday 11 and Tuesday 12 January Broadcast over two nights, this documentary chronicles the 100- year...
  20. 6:40pm - 7:50pm Feast of Predators
     

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    Feast of Predators

    Friday 29 Jul, 6:40pm

    This documentary follows a young seal as he joins one of nature's great migrations in search of food, despite...
  21. 7:50pm - 9:00pm Naval Aviation: Angle of Attack
     

    Naval Aviation: Angle of Attack

    Friday 29 Jul, 7:50pm

    Documentary series about American naval aviation. This programme deals with the post-WWII conviction that aircraft carriers were already outdated in a nuclear world. Part 2 of 2
  22. 9:00pm - 10:05pm CIA Confidential
     

    CIA Confidential

    Friday 29 Jul, 9:00pm

    Documentary examining the war in Pakistan waged by the CIA as it uses its cutting-edge technological arsenal to counter al-Qaeda and Taliban militants
  23. 10:05pm - 11:10pm CIA Confidential
     

    CIA Confidential

    Friday 29 Jul, 10:05pm

    A documentary revealing the dramatic story of the CIA's quest to find and capture Khalid Sheikh Mohammed, one of the leading terrorists associated with 9/11
  24. 11:10pm - 12:20am Naval Aviation: Angle of Attack
     

    Naval Aviation: Angle of Attack

    Friday 29 Jul, 11:10pm

    Documentary series about American naval aviation. This programme deals with the post-WWII conviction that aircraft carriers were already outdated in a nuclear world. Part 2 of 2

Sat 30

  1. 11:10pm - 12:20am Naval...
     

    Naval Aviation: Angle of Attack

    Friday 29 Jul, 11:10pm

    Documentary series about American naval aviation. This programme deals with the post-WWII conviction that aircraft carriers were already outdated in a nuclear world. Part 2 of 2
  2. 12:20am - 1:20am CIA Confidential
     

    CIA Confidential

    Saturday 30 Jul, 12:20am

    Documentary examining the war in Pakistan waged by the CIA as it uses its cutting-edge technological arsenal to counter al-Qaeda and Taliban militants
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  3. 1:20am - 2:15am CIA Confidential
     

    CIA Confidential

    Saturday 30 Jul, 1:20am

    A documentary revealing the dramatic story of the CIA's quest to find and capture Khalid Sheikh Mohammed, one of the leading terrorists associated with 9/11
  4. 2:15am - 3:15am Naval Aviation: Angle of Attack
     

    Naval Aviation: Angle of Attack

    Saturday 30 Jul, 2:15am

    Documentary series about American naval aviation. This programme deals with the post-WWII conviction that aircraft carriers were already outdated in a nuclear world. Part 2 of 2
  5. 3:15am - 4:10am Building Extreme Alaska
     

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    Building Extreme Alaska

    Saturday 30 Jul, 3:15am

    Forged over millions of years, the state of Alaska boasts some of the world's most extreme...
  6. 4:10am - 5:05am Feast of Predators
     

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    Feast of Predators

    Saturday 30 Jul, 4:10am

    This documentary follows a young seal as he joins one of nature's great migrations in search of food, despite...
  7. 5:05am - 6:00am Building Extreme Alaska
     

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    Building Extreme Alaska

    Saturday 30 Jul, 5:05am

    Forged over millions of years, the state of Alaska boasts some of the world's most extreme...
  8. 6:00am - 6:25am Hell...
     

    Hell on Hooves

    Saturday 30 Jul, 6:00am

    Series following bull-riding cowboys on the professional rodeo tour. For one cowboy, to win the Ponoka Stampede could guarantee a berth at the end-of-season finals
  9. 6:25am - 7:30am Mount Rushmore
     

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    Mount Rushmore

    Saturday 30 Jul, 6:25am

    A granite cliff in South Dakota's Black Hills bears the carved faces of George Washington, Thomas Jefferson,...
  10. 7:30am - 8:40am Naval Aviation: Angle of Attack
     

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    Naval Aviation: Angle of Attack

    Saturday 30 Jul, 7:30am

    7.50pm, Monday 11 and Tuesday 12 January Broadcast over two nights, this documentary chronicles the 100- year...
  11. 8:40am - 9:50am Naval Aviation: Angle of Attack
     

    Naval Aviation: Angle of Attack

    Saturday 30 Jul, 8:40am

    Documentary series about American naval aviation. This programme deals with the post-WWII conviction that aircraft carriers were already outdated in a nuclear world. Part 2 of 2
  12. 9:50am - 11:10am The Statue of Liberty
     

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    The Statue of Liberty

    Saturday 30 Jul, 9:50am

    Ken Burns's documentary tells the story of the construction of one of America's most famous landmarks and...
  13. 11:10am - 12:25pm Brooklyn Bridge
     

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    Brooklyn Bridge

    Saturday 30 Jul, 11:10am

    Made in 1981, the first documentary by film-maker Ken Burns tells the story of one of New York’s major...
  14. 12:25pm - 1:30pm Hoover Dam
     

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    Hoover Dam

    Saturday 30 Jul, 12:25pm

    This documentary tells the story of one of the most ambitious construction projects ever undertaken, a symbol...
  15. 1:30pm - 2:40pm Mount Rushmore
     

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    Mount Rushmore

    Saturday 30 Jul, 1:30pm

    A granite cliff in South Dakota's Black Hills bears the carved faces of George Washington, Thomas Jefferson,...
  16. 2:40pm - 3:50pm Naval Aviation: Angle of Attack
     

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    Naval Aviation: Angle of Attack

    Saturday 30 Jul, 2:40pm

    7.50pm, Monday 11 and Tuesday 12 January Broadcast over two nights, this documentary chronicles the 100- year...
  17. 3:50pm - 5:05pm Naval Aviation: Angle of Attack
     

    Naval Aviation: Angle of Attack

    Saturday 30 Jul, 3:50pm

    Documentary series about American naval aviation. This programme deals with the post-WWII conviction that aircraft carriers were already outdated in a nuclear world. Part 2 of 2
  18. 5:05pm - 6:20pm The Statue of Liberty
     

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    The Statue of Liberty

    Saturday 30 Jul, 5:05pm

    Ken Burns's documentary tells the story of the construction of one of America's most famous landmarks and...
  19. 6:20pm - 7:40pm Brooklyn Bridge
     

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    Brooklyn Bridge

    Saturday 30 Jul, 6:20pm

    Made in 1981, the first documentary by film-maker Ken Burns tells the story of one of New York’s major...
  20. 7:40pm - 8:50pm Hoover Dam
     

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    Hoover Dam

    Saturday 30 Jul, 7:40pm

    This documentary tells the story of one of the most ambitious construction projects ever undertaken, a symbol...
  21. 8:50pm - 10:00pm Mount Rushmore
     

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    Mount Rushmore

    Saturday 30 Jul, 8:50pm

    A granite cliff in South Dakota's Black Hills bears the carved faces of George Washington, Thomas Jefferson,...
  22. 10:00pm - 11:15pm Doctors of the Dark Side
     

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    Doctors of the Dark Side

    Saturday 30 Jul, 10:00pm

    10pm, Saturday 19 September The result of a four-year investigation, Martha Davis's shocking and disturbing...
  23. 11:15pm - 12:30am Naval Aviation: Angle of Attack
     

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    Naval Aviation: Angle of Attack

    Saturday 30 Jul, 11:15pm

    7.50pm, Monday 11 and Tuesday 12 January Broadcast over two nights, this documentary chronicles the 100- year...

Sun 31

  1. 11:15pm - 12:30am Naval...
     

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    Naval Aviation: Angle of Attack

    Saturday 30 Jul, 11:15pm

    7.50pm, Monday 11 and Tuesday 12 January Broadcast over two nights, this documentary chronicles the 100- year...
  2. 12:30am - 1:30am Naval Aviation: Angle of Attack
     

    Naval Aviation: Angle of Attack

    Sunday 31 Jul, 12:30am

    Documentary series about American naval aviation. This programme deals with the post-WWII conviction that aircraft carriers were already outdated in a nuclear world. Part 2 of 2
  3. 1:30am - 2:30am Doctors of the Dark Side
     

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    Doctors of the Dark Side

    Sunday 31 Jul, 1:30am

    10pm, Saturday 19 September The result of a four-year investigation, Martha Davis's shocking and disturbing...
  4. 2:30am - 3:30am The Statue of Liberty
     

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    The Statue of Liberty

    Sunday 31 Jul, 2:30am

    Ken Burns's documentary tells the story of the construction of one of America's most famous landmarks and...
  5. 3:30am - 4:35am Brooklyn Bridge
     

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    Brooklyn Bridge

    Sunday 31 Jul, 3:30am

    Made in 1981, the first documentary by film-maker Ken Burns tells the story of one of New York’s major...
  6. 4:35am - 5:35am Hoover Dam
     

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    Hoover Dam

    Sunday 31 Jul, 4:35am

    This documentary tells the story of one of the most ambitious construction projects ever undertaken, a symbol...
  7. 5:35am - 6:00am Hell...
     

    Hell on Hooves

    Sunday 31 Jul, 5:35am

    Series following bull-riding cowboys on the professional rodeo tour. For one cowboy, to win the Ponoka Stampede could guarantee a berth at the end-of-season finals
  8. 6:00am - 6:25am Hell...
     

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    Hell on Hooves

    Sunday 31 Jul, 6:00am

    Dedicated professional athletes or crazed adrenalin junkies? This reality series follows the fortunes of a...
  9. 6:25am - 7:35am The Girls in the Band
     

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    The Girls in the Band

    Sunday 31 Jul, 6:25am

    9pm, Thursday 18 July Judy Chaikin's warm and poignant documentary reveals an important although largely...
  10. 7:35am - 9:20am Panama Canal
     

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    Panama Canal

    Sunday 31 Jul, 7:35am

    9pm, Wednesday 27 July On August 15, 1914, the Panama Canal opened, connecting the world's two largest oceans....
  11. 9:20am - 10:30am Secrets of the Colosseum
     

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    Secrets of the Colosseum

    Sunday 31 Jul, 9:20am

    7.50pm, Tuesday 4 August One of the most recognisable buildings of the ancient world, the Colosseum in Rome is...
  12. 10:30am - 11:40am Petra: Lost City of Stone
     

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    Petra: Lost City of Stone

    Sunday 31 Jul, 10:30am

    7.50pm, Thursday 28 April The ancient city of Petra in Jordan is a UNESCO World Heritage Site of huge cultural...
  13. 11:40am - 12:50pm The Unshakable Hagia Sophia
     

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    The Unshakable Hagia Sophia

    Sunday 31 Jul, 11:40am

    7.50pm, Monday 25 July Gary Glassman's documentary takes a look at one of the world's most magnificent...
  14. 12:50pm - 2:10pm The Girls in the Band
     

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    The Girls in the Band

    Sunday 31 Jul, 12:50pm

    9pm, Thursday 18 July Judy Chaikin's warm and poignant documentary reveals an important although largely...
  15. 2:10pm - 3:55pm Panama Canal
     

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    Panama Canal

    Sunday 31 Jul, 2:10pm

    9pm, Wednesday 27 July On August 15, 1914, the Panama Canal opened, connecting the world's two largest oceans....
  16. 3:55pm - 5:00pm Secrets of the Colosseum
     

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    Secrets of the Colosseum

    Sunday 31 Jul, 3:55pm

    7.50pm, Tuesday 4 August One of the most recognisable buildings of the ancient world, the Colosseum in Rome is...
  17. 5:00pm - 6:10pm Petra: Lost City of Stone
     

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    Petra: Lost City of Stone

    Sunday 31 Jul, 5:00pm

    7.50pm, Thursday 28 April The ancient city of Petra in Jordan is a UNESCO World Heritage Site of huge cultural...
  18. 6:10pm - 7:15pm The Unshakable Hagia Sophia
     

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    The Unshakable Hagia Sophia

    Sunday 31 Jul, 6:10pm

    7.50pm, Monday 25 July Gary Glassman's documentary takes a look at one of the world's most magnificent...
  19. 7:15pm - 9:00pm Panama Canal
     

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    Panama Canal

    Sunday 31 Jul, 7:15pm

    9pm, Wednesday 27 July On August 15, 1914, the Panama Canal opened, connecting the world's two largest oceans....
  20. 9:00pm - 10:15pm The Girls in the Band
     

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    The Girls in the Band

    Sunday 31 Jul, 9:00pm

    9pm, Thursday 18 July Judy Chaikin's warm and poignant documentary reveals an important although largely...
  21. 10:15pm - 11:25pm Mel Brooks: Make a Noise
     

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    Mel Brooks: Make a Noise

    Sunday 31 Jul, 10:15pm

    10.15pm, Wednesday 3 February Robert Trachtenberg's film profiles a giant of American comedy who has earned...
  22. 11:25pm - 1:10am Panama Canal
     

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    Panama Canal

    Sunday 31 Jul, 11:25pm

    9pm, Wednesday 27 July On August 15, 1914, the Panama Canal opened, connecting the world's two largest oceans....

Mon 01

  1. 11:25pm - 1:10am Panama Canal
     

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    Panama Canal

    Sunday 31 Jul, 11:25pm

    9pm, Wednesday 27 July On August 15, 1914, the Panama Canal opened, connecting the world's two largest oceans....
  2. 1:10am - 2:15am The Girls in the Band
     

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    The Girls in the Band

    Monday 01 Aug, 1:10am

    9pm, Thursday 18 July Judy Chaikin's warm and poignant documentary reveals an important although largely...
  3. 2:15am - 3:10am Secrets of the Colosseum
     

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    Secrets of the Colosseum

    Monday 01 Aug, 2:15am

    7.50pm, Tuesday 4 August One of the most recognisable buildings of the ancient world, the Colosseum in Rome is...
  4. 3:10am - 4:10am Petra: Lost City of Stone
     

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    Petra: Lost City of Stone

    Monday 01 Aug, 3:10am

    7.50pm, Thursday 28 April The ancient city of Petra in Jordan is a UNESCO World Heritage Site of huge cultural...
  5. 4:10am - 5:05am The Unshakable Hagia Sophia
     

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    The Unshakable Hagia Sophia

    Monday 01 Aug, 4:10am

    7.50pm, Monday 25 July Gary Glassman's documentary takes a look at one of the world's most magnificent...
  6. 5:05am - 5:35am Hell...
     

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    Hell on Hooves

    Monday 01 Aug, 5:05am

    Dedicated professional athletes or crazed adrenalin junkies? This reality series follows the fortunes of a...
  7. 5:35am - 6:00am Hell...
     

    Hell on Hooves

    Monday 01 Aug, 5:35am

    The temperature is high and the pressure is on as only a few key money-earning rodeos remain, and there is a debate concerning cowboy hats versus safety helmets
  8. 6:00am - 7:00am Lawrence of Arabia
     

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    Lawrence of Arabia

    Monday 01 Aug, 6:00am

    10.15pm, Thursday 15 - Friday 16 January    This objective biography by James Hawes tells the story of one...
  9. 7:00am - 7:25am Hell...
     

    Hell on Hooves

    Monday 01 Aug, 7:00am

    Series following a group of cowboys on the bull-riding rodeo tour. It is the start of Cowboy Christmas which means a lot of travelling to a lot of rodeos
  10. 7:25am - 8:40am Giants of the Deep
     

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    Giants of the Deep

    Monday 01 Aug, 7:25am

    All day Saturday 1 March  PBS America presents a day of programmes looking at some of the great creatures who...
  11. 8:40am - 9:55am Lawrence of Arabia
     

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    Lawrence of Arabia

    Monday 01 Aug, 8:40am

    10.15pm, Thursday 15 - Friday 16 January    This objective biography by James Hawes tells the story of one...
  12. 9:55am - 11:40am Flat Daddy
     

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    Flat Daddy

    Monday 01 Aug, 9:55am

    10pm, Saturday 15 August This documentary by Nara Garber and Betsy Nagler looks at the impact on four American...
  13. 11:40am - 12:45pm Alcatraz: Defying the Rock
     

    Alcatraz: Defying the Rock

    Monday 01 Aug, 11:40am

    Documentary about the infamous prison. Built on an island in San Francisco Bay, with impenetrable walls and unbreakable bars, Alcatraz was supposed to be escape-proof
  14. 12:45pm - 2:00pm Naval Aviation: Angle of Attack
     

    Naval Aviation: Angle of Attack

    Monday 01 Aug, 12:45pm

    Documentary series about American naval aviation. This programme deals with the post-WWII conviction that aircraft carriers were already outdated in a nuclear world. Part 2 of 2
  15. 2:00pm - 3:15pm Giants of the Deep
     

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    Giants of the Deep

    Monday 01 Aug, 2:00pm

    All day Saturday 1 March  PBS America presents a day of programmes looking at some of the great creatures who...
  16. 3:15pm - 5:10pm Flat Daddy
     

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    Flat Daddy

    Monday 01 Aug, 3:15pm

    10pm, Saturday 15 August This documentary by Nara Garber and Betsy Nagler looks at the impact on four American...
  17. 5:10pm - 6:25pm Naval Aviation: Angle of Attack
     

    Naval Aviation: Angle of Attack

    Monday 01 Aug, 5:10pm

    Documentary series about American naval aviation. This programme deals with the post-WWII conviction that aircraft carriers were already outdated in a nuclear world. Part 2 of 2
  18. 6:25pm - 7:50pm Giants of the Deep
     

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    Giants of the Deep

    Monday 01 Aug, 6:25pm

    All day Saturday 1 March  PBS America presents a day of programmes looking at some of the great creatures who...
  19. 7:50pm - 9:00pm Invisible Universe Revealed
     

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    Invisible Universe Revealed

    Monday 01 Aug, 7:50pm

    7.50pm, Monday 1 August Twenty-five years after its launch by NASA, this film celebrates the Hubble Telescope,...
  20. 9:00pm - 10:50pm The Assassination of Abraham Lincoln
     

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    The Assassination of Abraham Lincoln

    Monday 01 Aug, 9:00pm

    9pm, Wednesday 11 May This documentary by Barak Goodman recalls two turbulent months in American history as...
  21. 10:50pm - 11:55pm Alcatraz: Defying the Rock
     

    Alcatraz: Defying the Rock

    Monday 01 Aug, 10:50pm

    Documentary about the infamous prison. Built on an island in San Francisco Bay, with impenetrable walls and unbreakable bars, Alcatraz was supposed to be escape-proof
  22. 11:55pm - 1:10am Inv...
     

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    Invisible Universe Revealed

    Monday 01 Aug, 11:55pm

    7.50pm, Monday 1 August Twenty-five years after its launch by NASA, this film celebrates the Hubble Telescope,...

Tue 02

  1. 11:55pm - 1:10am Invisible Universe Revealed
     

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    Invisible Universe Revealed

    Monday 01 Aug, 11:55pm

    7.50pm, Monday 1 August Twenty-five years after its launch by NASA, this film celebrates the Hubble Telescope,...
  2. 1:10am - 2:50am The Assassination of Abraham Lincoln
     

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    The Assassination of Abraham Lincoln

    Tuesday 02 Aug, 1:10am

    9pm, Wednesday 11 May This documentary by Barak Goodman recalls two turbulent months in American history as...
  3. 2:50am - 3:50am Lawrence of Arabia
     

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    Lawrence of Arabia

    Tuesday 02 Aug, 2:50am

    10.15pm, Thursday 15 - Friday 16 January    This objective biography by James Hawes tells the story of one...
  4. 3:50am - 5:00am Giants of the Deep
     

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    Giants of the Deep

    Tuesday 02 Aug, 3:50am

    All day Saturday 1 March  PBS America presents a day of programmes looking at some of the great creatures who...
  5. 5:00am - 6:00am Lawrence of Arabia
     

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    Lawrence of Arabia

    Tuesday 02 Aug, 5:00am

    10.15pm, Thursday 15 - Friday 16 January    This objective biography by James Hawes tells the story of one...
  6. 6:00am - 6:55am Big Fish Tales
     

    Big Fish Tales

    Tuesday 02 Aug, 6:00am

    Feisty black marlin, colossal swamp creatures, speedy sharks and super-sized predators of the deep are all pursued for food, sport and scientific discovery, as revealed here
  7. 6:55am - 7:50am Lawrence of Arabia
     

    Lawrence of Arabia

    Tuesday 02 Aug, 6:55am

    In the hope that control of Damascus will legitimise Arab claims for independence, Lawrence leads the Arabs in an allied race for the city. Part 2 of 2.
  8. 7:50am - 8:55am Big Fish Tales
     

    Big Fish Tales

    Tuesday 02 Aug, 7:50am

    Feisty black marlin, colossal swamp creatures, speedy sharks and super-sized predators of the deep are all pursued for food, sport and scientific discovery, as revealed here
  9. 8:55am - 10:10am Lawrence of Arabia
     

    Lawrence of Arabia

    Tuesday 02 Aug, 8:55am

    In the hope that control of Damascus will legitimise Arab claims for independence, Lawrence leads the Arabs in an allied race for the city. Part 2 of 2.
  10. 10:10am - 12:00pm The Assassination of Abraham Lincoln
     

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    The Assassination of Abraham Lincoln

    Tuesday 02 Aug, 10:10am

    9pm, Wednesday 11 May This documentary by Barak Goodman recalls two turbulent months in American history as...
  11. 12:00pm - 1:10pm Alcatraz: Living Hell
     

    Alcatraz: Living Hell

    Tuesday 02 Aug, 12:00pm

    Documentary about the infamous Alcatraz prison in San Francisco, America's first maximum security penitentiary and home to some criminal luminaries including Al Capone
  12. 1:10pm - 2:20pm Invisible Universe Revealed
     

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    Invisible Universe Revealed

    Tuesday 02 Aug, 1:10pm

    7.50pm, Monday 1 August Twenty-five years after its launch by NASA, this film celebrates the Hubble Telescope,...
  13. 2:20pm - 3:30pm Big Fish Tales
     

    Big Fish Tales

    Tuesday 02 Aug, 2:20pm

    Feisty black marlin, colossal swamp creatures, speedy sharks and super-sized predators of the deep are all pursued for food, sport and scientific discovery, as revealed here
  14. 3:30pm - 5:20pm The Assassination of Abraham Lincoln
     

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    The Assassination of Abraham Lincoln

    Tuesday 02 Aug, 3:30pm

    9pm, Wednesday 11 May This documentary by Barak Goodman recalls two turbulent months in American history as...
  15. 5:20pm - 6:35pm Invisible Universe Revealed
     

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    Invisible Universe Revealed

    Tuesday 02 Aug, 5:20pm

    7.50pm, Monday 1 August Twenty-five years after its launch by NASA, this film celebrates the Hubble Telescope,...
  16. 6:35pm - 7:50pm Big Fish Tales
     

    Big Fish Tales

    Tuesday 02 Aug, 6:35pm

    Feisty black marlin, colossal swamp creatures, speedy sharks and super-sized predators of the deep are all pursued for food, sport and scientific discovery, as revealed here
  17. 7:50pm - 9:00pm The Great Math Mystery
     

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    The Great Math Mystery

    Tuesday 02 Aug, 7:50pm

    7.50pm, Friday 8 April A colourful cast of the world's top mathematicians, physicists, and engineers explore...
  18. 9:00pm - 10:15pm The Americans on D-Day
     

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    The Americans on D-Day

    Tuesday 02 Aug, 9:00pm

    9pm, Monday 23 May On this day 70 years ago, Allied forces began the greatest invasion in the history of...
  19. 10:15pm - 11:30pm The Americans on Hell's Highway
     

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    The Americans on Hell's Highway

    Tuesday 02 Aug, 10:15pm

    9pm, Tuesday 24 May Battlefield historian Ellwood von Seibold tells the story of an ambitious operation that...
  20. 11:30pm - 12:35am The...
     

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    The Great Math Mystery

    Tuesday 02 Aug, 11:30pm

    7.50pm, Friday 8 April A colourful cast of the world's top mathematicians, physicists, and engineers explore...

Wed 03

  1. 11:30pm - 12:35am The Great Math Mystery
     

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    The Great Math Mystery

    Tuesday 02 Aug, 11:30pm

    7.50pm, Friday 8 April A colourful cast of the world's top mathematicians, physicists, and engineers explore...
  2. 12:35am - 1:50am The Americans on D-Day
     

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    The Americans on D-Day

    Wednesday 03 Aug, 12:35am

    9pm, Monday 23 May On this day 70 years ago, Allied forces began the greatest invasion in the history of...
  3. 1:50am - 3:00am The Americans on Hell's Highway
     

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    The Americans on Hell's Highway

    Wednesday 03 Aug, 1:50am

    9pm, Tuesday 24 May Battlefield historian Ellwood von Seibold tells the story of an ambitious operation that...
  4. 3:00am - 4:00am Lawrence of Arabia
     

    Lawrence of Arabia

    Wednesday 03 Aug, 3:00am

    In the hope that control of Damascus will legitimise Arab claims for independence, Lawrence leads the Arabs in an allied race for the city. Part 2 of 2.
  5. 4:00am - 5:00am Big Fish Tales
     

    Big Fish Tales

    Wednesday 03 Aug, 4:00am

    Feisty black marlin, colossal swamp creatures, speedy sharks and super-sized predators of the deep are all pursued for food, sport and scientific discovery, as revealed here
  6. 5:00am - 6:00am Lawrence of Arabia
     

    Lawrence of Arabia

    Wednesday 03 Aug, 5:00am

    In the hope that control of Damascus will legitimise Arab claims for independence, Lawrence leads the Arabs in an allied race for the city. Part 2 of 2.
  7. 6:00am - 6:55am Emperors of Antarctica
     

    Emperors of Antarctica

    Wednesday 03 Aug, 6:00am

    A documentary following the emperor penguin's breeding cycle as it runs through the harsh and bitter Antarctic winter
  8. 6:55am - 7:50am The Road from Christ to Constantine
     

    The Road from Christ to Constantine

    Wednesday 03 Aug, 6:55am

    Professor Jonathan Phillips presents this six-part series tracing the early history of Christianity. Beginning the tale in Bethlehem, he traces the incredible journey of Jesus
  9. 7:50am - 8:55am Emperors of Antarctica
     

    Emperors of Antarctica

    Wednesday 03 Aug, 7:50am

    A documentary following the emperor penguin's breeding cycle as it runs through the harsh and bitter Antarctic winter
  10. 8:55am - 10:05am The Road from Christ to Constantine
     

    The Road from Christ to Constantine

    Wednesday 03 Aug, 8:55am

    Professor Jonathan Phillips presents this six-part series tracing the early history of Christianity. Beginning the tale in Bethlehem, he traces the incredible journey of Jesus
  11. 10:05am - 11:15am The Americans on D-Day
     

    The flash plugin is required to play this video.

    The Americans on D-Day

    Wednesday 03 Aug, 10:05am

    9pm, Monday 23 May On this day 70 years ago, Allied forces began the greatest invasion in the history of...
  12. 11:15am - 12:30pm The Americans on Hell's Highway
     

    The flash plugin is required to play this video.

    The Americans on Hell's Highway

    Wednesday 03 Aug, 11:15am

    9pm, Tuesday 24 May Battlefield historian Ellwood von Seibold tells the story of an ambitious operation that...
  13. 12:30pm - 1:40pm The Great Math Mystery
     

    The flash plugin is required to play this video.

    The Great Math Mystery

    Wednesday 03 Aug, 12:30pm

    7.50pm, Friday 8 April A colourful cast of the world's top mathematicians, physicists, and engineers explore...
  14. 1:40pm - 2:50pm Emperors of Antarctica
     

    Emperors of Antarctica

    Wednesday 03 Aug, 1:40pm

    A documentary following the emperor penguin's breeding cycle as it runs through the harsh and bitter Antarctic winter
  15. 2:50pm - 4:05pm The Americans on D-Day
     

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    The Americans on D-Day

    Wednesday 03 Aug, 2:50pm

    9pm, Monday 23 May On this day 70 years ago, Allied forces began the greatest invasion in the history of...
  16. 4:05pm - 5:25pm The Americans on Hell's Highway
     

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    The Americans on Hell's Highway

    Wednesday 03 Aug, 4:05pm

    9pm, Tuesday 24 May Battlefield historian Ellwood von Seibold tells the story of an ambitious operation that...
  17. 5:25pm - 6:35pm The Great Math Mystery
     

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    The Great Math Mystery

    Wednesday 03 Aug, 5:25pm

    7.50pm, Friday 8 April A colourful cast of the world's top mathematicians, physicists, and engineers explore...
  18. 6:35pm - 7:50pm Emperors of Antarctica
     

    Emperors of Antarctica

    Wednesday 03 Aug, 6:35pm

    A documentary following the emperor penguin's breeding cycle as it runs through the harsh and bitter Antarctic winter
  19. 7:50pm - 9:00pm Deadliest Earthquakes
     

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    Deadliest Earthquakes

    Wednesday 03 Aug, 7:50pm

    7.50pm, Wednesday 3 August When nature unleashes its fury, nothing can be done to stop it, but can science...
  20. 9:00pm - 10:55pm The Americans in the Bulge
     

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    The Americans in the Bulge

    Wednesday 03 Aug, 9:00pm

    9pm, Wednesday 25 May Battlefield historian Ellwood von Seibold presents this documentary recalling a key...
  21. 10:55pm - 12:00am Alcatraz: Living Hell
     

    Alcatraz: Living Hell

    Wednesday 03 Aug, 10:55pm

    Documentary about the infamous Alcatraz prison in San Francisco, America's first maximum security penitentiary and home to some criminal luminaries including Al Capone

Thu 04

  1. 12:00am - 1:10am Deadliest Earthquakes
     

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    Deadliest Earthquakes

    Thursday 04 Aug, 12:00am

    7.50pm, Wednesday 3 August When nature unleashes its fury, nothing can be done to stop it, but can science...
  2. 1:10am - 2:50am The Americans in the Bulge
     

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    The Americans in the Bulge

    Thursday 04 Aug, 1:10am

    9pm, Wednesday 25 May Battlefield historian Ellwood von Seibold presents this documentary recalling a key...
  3. 2:50am - 3:45am The Road from Christ to Constantine
     

    The Road from Christ to Constantine

    Thursday 04 Aug, 2:50am

    Professor Jonathan Phillips presents this six-part series tracing the early history of Christianity. Beginning the tale in Bethlehem, he traces the incredible journey of Jesus
  4. 3:45am - 4:40am Emperors of Antarctica
     

    Emperors of Antarctica

    Thursday 04 Aug, 3:45am

    A documentary following the emperor penguin's breeding cycle as it runs through the harsh and bitter Antarctic winter
  5. 4:40am - 5:35am The Road from Christ to Constantine
     

    The Road from Christ to Constantine

    Thursday 04 Aug, 4:40am

    Professor Jonathan Phillips presents this six-part series tracing the early history of Christianity. Beginning the tale in Bethlehem, he traces the incredible journey of Jesus
  6. 5:35am - 6:00am Hell...
     

    Hell on Hooves

    Thursday 04 Aug, 5:35am

    The end-of-season tour finals from Calgary find one bull rider poised to take the title as another faces a most harrowing ride
  7. 6:00am - 6:25am Hell...
     

    Hell on Hooves

    Thursday 04 Aug, 6:00am

    It is the Canadian Finals Rodeo, and nerves are frayed and tempers flare as one bull rider is saddled with a series of bulls that won't buck
  8. 6:25am - 7:20am Treasure Divers
     

    Treasure Divers

    Thursday 04 Aug, 6:25am

    Shipwreck treasure historian Captain Carl 'Fizz' Fismer and dive master Captain Gary Mace trawl a host of underwater wrecks in search of riches
  9. 7:20am - 8:25am The Road from Christ to Constantine
     

    The Road from Christ to Constantine

    Thursday 04 Aug, 7:20am

    Professor Jonathan Phillips traces the early history of Christianity, focusing here on the transformation of the Apostle Paul
  10. 8:25am - 9:30am Treasure Divers
     

    Treasure Divers

    Thursday 04 Aug, 8:25am

    Shipwreck treasure historian Captain Carl 'Fizz' Fismer and dive master Captain Gary Mace trawl a host of underwater wrecks in search of riches
  11. 9:30am - 10:15am The Golden Age of Zeppelins
     

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    The Golden Age of Zeppelins

    Thursday 04 Aug, 9:30am

    7.45pm, Sunday 1 March  This spectacular documentary recalls a remarkable period in the history of aviation...
  12. 10:15am - 11:20am The Road from Christ to Constantine
     

    The Road from Christ to Constantine

    Thursday 04 Aug, 10:15am

    Professor Jonathan Phillips traces the early history of Christianity, focusing here on the transformation of the Apostle Paul
  13. 11:20am - 1:15pm The Americans in the Bulge
     

    The flash plugin is required to play this video.

    The Americans in the Bulge

    Thursday 04 Aug, 11:20am

    9pm, Wednesday 25 May Battlefield historian Ellwood von Seibold presents this documentary recalling a key...
  14. 1:15pm - 2:25pm Deadliest Earthquakes
     

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    Deadliest Earthquakes

    Thursday 04 Aug, 1:15pm

    7.50pm, Wednesday 3 August When nature unleashes its fury, nothing can be done to stop it, but can science...
  15. 2:25pm - 3:35pm Treasure Divers
     

    Treasure Divers

    Thursday 04 Aug, 2:25pm

    Shipwreck treasure historian Captain Carl 'Fizz' Fismer and dive master Captain Gary Mace trawl a host of underwater wrecks in search of riches
  16. 3:35pm - 5:30pm The Americans in the Bulge
     

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    The Americans in the Bulge

    Thursday 04 Aug, 3:35pm

    9pm, Wednesday 25 May Battlefield historian Ellwood von Seibold presents this documentary recalling a key...
  17. 5:30pm - 6:45pm Deadliest Earthquakes
     

    The flash plugin is required to play this video.

    Deadliest Earthquakes

    Thursday 04 Aug, 5:30pm

    7.50pm, Wednesday 3 August When nature unleashes its fury, nothing can be done to stop it, but can science...
  18. 6:45pm - 7:50pm Treasure Divers
     

    Treasure Divers

    Thursday 04 Aug, 6:45pm

    Shipwreck treasure historian Captain Carl 'Fizz' Fismer and dive master Captain Gary Mace trawl a host of underwater wrecks in search of riches
  19. 7:50pm - 9:00pm Inside Einstein's Mind
     

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    Inside Einstein's Mind

    Thursday 04 Aug, 7:50pm

    7.50pm, Thursday 5 May On November 15, 1915, Albert Einstein published his greatest work, General Relativity....
  20. 9:00pm - 10:50pm American Terrorist
     

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    American Terrorist

    Thursday 04 Aug, 9:00pm

    9pm, Thursday 4 August He was involved in one of the most notorious terrorist attacks of the last decade, yet...
  21. 10:50pm - 12:00am Lost Faces of America: Disfarmer
     

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    Lost Faces of America: Disfarmer

    Thursday 04 Aug, 10:50pm

    10pm, Saturday 29 August Martin Lavut's documentary tells the story of an artist who, decades after his death,...

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