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The Space Shuttle’s Last Flight

The story of the space shuttle - it's triumphs and disasters - and the dream of building an affordable and reusable spacecraft.

Space Shuttle

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Tornado Rampage 2011

In just three days in April 2011, over 300 tornadoes battered the US in one of the most extreme weather events in history - killing hundreds, and destroying nearly everything in their wake.

Tornado Rampage

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Curiosity: The Devil’s Triangle

The Bermuda Triangle: A vast stretch of ocean where ships disappear without trace and planes vanish into thin air. This is a fable that continues to grip our imagination and feed our fears.

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Earth from Space

An epic quest to discover the invisible forces and processes that sustain life on our planet and, for the first time, to see them in action in vivid detail.

Earth from Space

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Falklands’ Most Daring Raid

The heroic story of how a crumbling, Cold War Vulcan flew the then longest range bombing mission in history and how a WW2 vintage bomb changed the outcome of the Falklands War.

Falklands

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How the Bismarck Sank HMS Hood

The "Mighty" Hood was the pride of the British Navy – revered around world...

Bismark

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Mega Factories: Supercars

The incredible construction stories behind the world's most cutting edge cars.

Mega Factories

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Megastorm: Hurricane Sandy

We track monster Hurricane Sandy hour by hour as it rampaged up the East coast of America.

Megastorm: Hurricane Sandy

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Inside Raising the Concordia

Remarkable access to the uprighting of the fated cruise ship, Costa Concordia.

Concordia

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Top Secrets: Presidential Assassinations

Revealing the surprising and outright shocking facts surrounding America's Presidential assassinations.

Assasinations

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A Great British Air Disaster

Revealing the truth behind one of the biggest triumphs - and greatest tragedies - in British aviation history.

Great British Air Disaster

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Top Secrets: Doomsday

Revealing the surprising and shocking secrets about how the world might end.

Doomsday