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Richard III: The Burial of the King

A series of live programming celebrating the extraordinary life of Richard III, culminating in his burial at Leicester cathedral

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Richard III: The King in the Car Park

An astonishing journey to uncover the bones of one of England's most controversial kings.

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Richard III: The New Evidence

Delve in to the in depth analysis of Richard III's skeleton

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Richard III: The Unseen Story

An exclusive follow-up film detailing new revelations about the king in the car park.

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Roman Villa

Can six modern day builders, stripped of modern technology, build an authentic Roman villa, using only tools and materials known to the Romans, and a 25BC building manual?

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Rosetta: Comet Landing

Follow the mission to land spacecraft Rosetta on a speeding comet

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Seconds from Disaster

Deconstructing infamous disasters and analysing what went wrong.

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Situation Critical

In a single instant, a seemingly routine life can be changed beyond recognition. We meet the real survivors of the most dramatic events in modern history.

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Smash Lab

A team of engineers find revolutionary new ways of applying technology to make the world better.

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Space Tourism

We're taking you on an amazing journey, to reveal the cutting edge science that might make vacations in space, and travel to distant planets and solar systems, possible for us all in the future.

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Stephen Hawking’s Grand Design

A landmark series unravelling the truths behind humanity's most enduring questions.

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Stephen Hawking’s Universe

Delve into the mind of the world's most famous living scientist.