Naval historians take a closer look at the Royal Navy's battle with Bismarck and how it changed the course of World War II.
Thu, 18 Apr 9.30pm
In 1960 construction of Europe's tallest dam is completed in Italy, but a dislodged mountainside causes a tsunami that kills more than 2000.
We unravel the mysteries of what really happened in Waco, Texas, where 76 men, women and children died in a blazing inferno.
Thu, 25 Apr 9.30pm
Examine the events that led up to the 2011 Fukushima meltdown and, with spectacular hindsight, what could have been done to prevent it.
An explosion rips through the Deepwater Horizon in the Gulf of Mexico, resulting in the largest marine oil spill in history. What have gone wrong?
We reveal the events and failings that gave 10 terrorists free reign throughout Mumbai, killing 166 people in a series of attacks.
Blending advanced CGI, re-enactments, archival footage, forensic science, dramatic eyewitness accounts and expert testimony, we recreate in gripping detail the final moments behind some of the most calamitous disasters of modern time.
Seconds From Disaster reconstructs the events leading up to the Paddington rail collision in London, the Japanese attack on Pearl Harbor and one of the world's worst industrial accidents, in Bhopal, India. Blending advanced CGI, re-enactments, archival footage, forensic science, dramatic eyewitness accounts and expert testimony, experience first-hand, the gripping details of the final moments behind some of the world's most chilling disasters.
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