Follow a remarkable group of people who have left normal society behind and moved to remote Alaska. Winter has finally hit the residency and with it a scramble to address any remaining necessities.
With only two weeks left, the leader board has changed yet again. Every day the pressure and desperation builds the captains…while some are literally asleep at the wheel.
From go-karting to running up a hill, Richard Hammond explains the science behind the world’s most jaw-dropping amateur stunts gone wrong.
From playing with piñatas to negotiating children’s playgrounds, Richard Hammond explains the science behind the world’s most jaw-dropping amateur stunts gone wrong.
A cyclonic swell hits Bondi Beach with 12-foot waves sucking beachgoers out to sea. It’s the most challenging rescue of the season as lifeguard and swimmer are repeatedly slammed into the rocks.
The lifeguards are convinced they have spotted a dark shark while taking kids out on a charity jet ski ride. Meanwhile one of the lifeguards has the misforunte of finding a floating corpse in the water.
Being a lifeguard isn’t as easy as it looks. Hoppo agrees to let the team test Reidy's strict exercise and diet regime and decrees the loser must clean the toilets for a month.
As summer draws to an end, the lifeguards ride the surf at Bondi Beach and compete in the annual crazy crafts and costumes competition. Meanwhile rookie Harrison is up for review.
Could a remote island chain in Polynesia have been the centre of a thriving civilisation? New archaeological and geological evidence reveal an ancient world of human sacrifice and epic voyages.
An aerial exploration of China's vast interior, revealing the people who live in some of the most diverse landscapes on the planet.
An Australian man on holiday is left facing life and literal death in a Bali prison after being convicted of smuggling hash and a musician loses more than he freedom when he is caught smuggling cocaine.
Fearing for his life, an unarmed soldier in Sierra Leone must make a daring jungle escape and in Somalia, two freelance journalists face death when they are kidnapped by a criminal gang.
Through a combination of populist charm and brutal violence, Idi Amin managed to rule Uganda for eight years. But how did he rise from his humble beginnings and build such a powerful dictatorship?
Just two minutes into a flight to Tahiti, Flight #1121 crashes into the ocean, killing everyone on board. Can the cockpit voice recorder provide an explanation for the crash?
The pilots of Qantas Flight #32 must cope with a cascade of failures after an explosion rips apart an engine of their A-380. Is every A-380 in the sky is at risk of a similar explosion?
Scientists suspect an island off the northwest coast of Africa could someday trigger a tsunami the likes of which no human has ever seen, spawning city-destroying waves.
Ravaged by looters, earthquakes and erosion, the Step Pyramid of Saqqara is falling apart. Can experts win the race to save this precious pyramid and preserve its treasures?
Can Egypt be brought back from the brink? A team of passionate archaeologists is on a remarkable quest to discover more of the country’s history, conserve its heritage and bring tourists back to the pyramids.
Unconciously prepared for the incoming war, a generation of German boys dedicated their life to their supreme leader and were willing to follow him to the very end.
Emerging in the 1920s, the youth movement of the Nazi Party served Hitler fanatically. By the time they were at war, the most reckless and barbaric of these young soldiers were prepared to face the Allies at Normandy.
A startling account of how Essex county saw post-war optimism disappear as violent crime and drug trafficking culminated in one of the most infamous gangland killings in British criminal history.
The media has recognised that “sex sells.” Explore the progression of sexualized images used to promote consumerism and the impact on popular culture.
Much of Atlanta's night life is fuelled by drugs and right now one of the hottest is “Molly”. From raves and hip hop promotion to AK47 toting dealers, Molly is all over the city.
With thousands of Portland's youths succumbing to heroin's powerful allure, local police are working to disrupt the flow into the city by smashing local distribution networks.
In Minneapolis and Saint Paul, mobile drug dealers have taken to cars and cheap hotels to make themselves harder to track down.
On the US-Mexico border, officers and agents work to fight the threat of terrorism while remaining vigilant against illegal immigration and contraband smuggling - including human smuggling.
While yachting back to their home country, two South Africans are captured and held for ransom by Somali pirates. When no one pays the $20 million ransom, they must decide which of them will die.
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