“The Martian” author Andy Weir joins Neil deGrasse Tyson to discuss the 2015 film made of his book. Tyson is then joined by NASA engineer Adam Steltzner and Dr Jim Green to discuss all things Mars.
Will Smith along with astronauts Chris Hadfield, Nicole Stott and Mae Jemison, some of the privileged few who have looked down on Earth from space, tell the unbelievable story of how Earth creates and regulates its oxygen rich atmosphere.
Two travellers, looking for orchids and adventure, attempt the notoriously dangerous crossing from Panama to Colombia but are taken hostage by a revolutionary guerrilla group.
Headed for South Korea's Gimhae International Airport, a Boeing 767 crashes into a hillside several miles from the runway. As the nation mourns its worst-ever air disaster, investigators are faced with very conflicting and concerning reports.
This documentary series reveals how the Nazis built some of the biggest and deadliest pieces of military hardware in history and uncovers the hidden remains of Hitler's most ambitious megastructures.
October 1962. A secret mission sends Four Soviet Project submarines carrying nuclear torpedoes, racing toward Cuba and nearly ends with nuclear war.
These thrill-seeking fishing crews are in search of the ocean’s most elusive fish, the bluefin tuna. When a violent storm rolls in during week eleven, the Gloucester captains face a tough decision at a critical time: do they fish or flee?
It's the start of the Yukon gold mining season, and plummeting gold prices push the miners to battle frozen ground and sluice harder than ever.
On June 6, 1964 at the start of the Vietnam War, Lt. Charles Klusmann's RF-8 Crusader is shot down behind enemy lines, and he is taken captive.
In one of their biggest challenges yet, the customs officers at JFK airport are in a game of cat and mouse with a man carrying four kilos of cocaine who refuses to divulge the recipient of the package.
Border officers are on land, water and in the air at the Super Bowl in Miami to prevent a security breach. They must also patrol the rest of the city for narcotics trafficking and illegal immigrants.
US Border agents in Texas seize illicit narcotics, uncover a stash house filled with illegal immigrants and recover the body of a missing person.
A martial arts expert must use all his training to survive the daily violence of a Spanish prison and two women try to survive together in an overcrowded and infested Jamaican prison.
One week remains and when the two top contenders are forced to drop out, the remaining captains go for broke to score the upset.
Forged by nature and nurtured by man, a single pearl encapsulates a story. In Australia’s remote Kimberley region, man and nature work together to forge the ocean's most desired treasure.
Up in the Northern Territory, Matt Wright gets a call from some fishermen about a croc – but nobody guessed just how big the croc really is and a battle ensues between the Outback’s legendary croc catcher and one very large crocodile.
Up in the Northern Territory, there seem to be crocodiles everywhere Matt Wright turns – in the cattle’s watering holes, on the flooded fence lines, even at a nearby tourist spot. He’s got his work cut out for him.
A renowned gem hunter and an Aussie miner are on a mission to find the world’s most precious gems. The team travels to Sri Lanka on the hunt for an ethical mine that could produce one of the rarest sapphires of all — the legendary Padparadja.
A renowned gem hunter and an Aussie miner travel to Lighting Ridge in Australia on the hunt for a mine that could produce one of the rarest opals on the planet – the Black Opal.
These are the most heart stopping moments the PJ's faced on their missions where they were faced with injured Afghan children, Medical Rules of Engagement and lifesaving emergency procedures under all conditions.
In 1941, the British totally underestimate the fighting ability of the Japanese, until Japan launches a surprise attack on Singapore, a tiny jewel in the crown of the British Empire.
A steroid fanatic travels to Mexico to buy illegal prescription drugs, but when he gets caught spending fake cash and lands in jail, he loses his liberty and almost his life.
When a China Airlines 747 disappears after taking off from Taipei, a rescue mission finds all on board perished. A single piece of wreckage reveals an aircraft problem that began 22 years earlier.
In 1988, a plane explodes over Lockerbie, Scotland. All on board are killed and homes below vaporised. Investigators discover bomb fragments in the wreckage but who brought down Flight 103?
It’s Bluefin tuna season in the Outer Banks. The fleet is excited to haul in these lucrative giants again, but new obstacles lie ahead.
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