Schedule for November 28, 2014(all times ET/PT)

11/28/2014
  • America's Yellowstone

    7:00am

    America's Yellowstone

    Welcome to Yellowstone, America's oldest and largest national park. Lose yourself in the majestic landscapes that serve as a giant natural laboratory, with over three million geysers, fifty species of mammals, and three hundred species of birds.


  • The North Pole Conspiracy

    8:00am

    The North Pole Conspiracy

    Two Arctic explorers fought harsh, bitter elements in separate quests to be the first to reach the North Pole. Little did they know that when they returned home, a more vicious battle would await them. Join our in-depth investigation into one of the great historical controversies of the 20th Century: Who was the first man to reach the final goal in the great Age of Exploration? Dr. Frederick Cook or Robert Peary? This thrilling detective story is brought to life with arresting re-enactments and insights from researchers, polar explorers and photogrammetric experts.


  • The True Story of the Mary Celeste

    9:00am

    The True Story of the Mary Celeste

    On December 4, 1872, the unmanned Mary Celeste was found adrift in the Atlantic with its cargo fully intact. The mystery of this "ghost ship" remained unanswered for over 135 years. What happened to the Mary Celeste is widely regarded as the most famous mystery of the sea. Watch it unfold to its stunning conclusion, at last.


  • Hitler's Madness

    10:00am

    Secrets of the Third Reich: Hitler's Madness

    Was Hitler's personal physician, Theodor Morell, actually a double agent assigned to kill his boss or was he simply a quack? And did his dubious medical treatments contribute to the mad dictator's extreme behavior? Join us as we investigate recently discovered medical records that reveal evidence about Hitler's drug abuse, mental illness and the controversial doctor he entrusted with his life. Interviews with medical experts and historians shed light on the Fuhrer's health and what bearing it had on his military and political decisions.


  • Gospel of Jesus's Wife

    11:00am

    Secrets: Gospel of Jesus's Wife

    "Jesus said to them, my wife." These six words caused international debate when they were recently discovered on an ancient piece of papyrus thought to be a lost passage from the Bible. If proven to be authentic, the artifact, which insinuates that Jesus was married, serves to rewrite one of the most famous parables of religious history. So what's the inside story of this startling discovery? Join Dr. Karen King, Harvard professor, as she explores its origins and controversial implications.


  • Uffizi Gallery, Florence

    12:00pm

    Museum Secrets Revealed: Uffizi Gallery, Florence

    Inside Italy's Uffizi Gallery, dark secrets reside amongst the works of the greatest masters of the Renaissance. Join us as we tour one of the oldest art museums in the western world and travel back to a time when Florence was a city rife with intrigue and crime. We'll explore the days of the Mafia in the 15th Century, made famous in the video game Assassin's Creed. We'll follow an artist's path to insanity, perhaps caused by the lead in his paints, and we'll see if Hitler's soft spot for art is the reason the gallery still exists today.


  • Chateau of Versailles

    1:00pm

    Museum Secrets Revealed: Chateau of Versailles

    Each year, three million people flock to the outskirts of Paris to visit the palace once occupied by French monarchs: Versailles. Now a museum, artifacts representing revolutionaries and royalty fill its rooms, telling stories of musketeers, mistresses, a monk's bubbly quaff, and more. We reveal the encrypted letters of Marie Antoinette, discover the real man behind the fictional D'Artagnan, investigate the suspicious death of a king's mistress, and other secrets hidden in the gilded halls of this legendary chateau.


  • Stonehenge Empire

    2:00pm

    Stonehenge Empire

    For centuries, Stonehenge has been cloaked in mystery. Who built it? How did they do it? Why did they do it and what is its significance? Now, a team of archaeologists takes a high-tech approach to find out, and their discoveries will exceed all expectations. Learn the full story of the world's most investigated prehistoric site, featuring a forgotten people who were meticulous planners, profound believers and true warriors. It's a 10,000-year-old tale, pieced together by state-of-the-art survey equipment and compelling archaeological evidence.


  • Fortress Britain

    4:00pm

    Sky View: Fortress Britain

    Take an aerial tour of some of England's most famous fortresses. From Balmoral, still occupied by the Royal family, to some of the oldest castles dating back to 1066, discover how their place in society had a huge impact on English history.


  • Crazy Monster Frogs

    5:00pm

    Crazy Monster Frogs

    Mutants armed with regenerative powers. Giants lurking in underground tombs. Prehistoric creatures with a taste for dinosaurs. These are not horror movie monsters. They're the world's wildest frogs. Join us as we explore this family of freaks and their weird and wonderful abilities, from bone claws to glass skin to lethal poisons. You'll see the invisible, hairy, and disfigured creatures of the amphibian world. Then you'll meet the prehistoric devil frog, a carnivorous, pit bull-sized beast that lunched on dinosaurs.


  • Behind Closed Doors

    6:00pm

    Air Disasters: Behind Closed Doors

    An explosion rips a gaping hole in the cabin of a brand new DC-10, but not because of a bomb. A design flaw to the rear cargo door is the reason American Airlines Flight 96 from Detroit to Buffalo plummets to Earth just minutes after takeoff. Fortunately, the plane safely lands. Unfortunately, a similar blast rocks another DC-10 just two years later, this time with deadly consequences. The crash of Turkish Airlines Flight 981 in Paris in 1974 is the worst air disaster of its time, but why did it happen? And why was the faulty door never fixed?


  • Mixed Signals

    7:00pm

    Air Disasters: Mixed Signals

    Moments after takeoff, the pilots of Birgenair Flight 301 are baffled by confusing and conflicting signals and alarms. They're told the plane is flying too fast, and then warned that they're traveling too slowly and in danger of stalling. Bewildered, the pilots of the Boeing 757 struggle to keep the 100-ton machine in the air, but within five minutes of taking off, the plane plummets into the ocean, killing all on board. Investigators comb the wreckage for clues and soon discover tiny clues that ultimately brought down this massive jet.


  • Beyond Hollywood

    8:00pm

    Aerial America: Beyond Hollywood

    Virtually anywhere you go in America, Hollywood has already been there, telling a story and sharing it with the world. Join us on a coast-to-coast tour of countless locations made famous by Hollywood's greatest films. From the Manhattan skyline that Woody Allen romanticized to the steps at the Philadelphia Museum of Art that Rocky Balboa climbed, we bring you America as it's been captured and immortalized in film.


  • Osprey

    9:00pm

    Air Warriors: Osprey

    The story of the U.S. Marine's V-22 Osprey is one of transformation. It can convert from helicopter to plane, and back again. But what led to its invention? And how did it survive more than two decades of political turmoil and media scrutiny? Join us as we look back on this historic tiltrotor's tumultuous history. We detail how it escaped the political chopping block, how it built its reputation in battles and on humanitarian rescue efforts, and how it ultimately transformed the landscape of military aviation forever.


  • Tanks of Fury

    10:00pm

    Tanks of Fury

    They were out-gunned and out-armored by superior German tanks, but what the American M4 Sherman tank crews lacked in firepower, they made up for in courage. Discover the stories of the heroic GIs who rolled into Nazi territory in the final weeks of WWII and faced off against an enemy that refused to surrender. Then, go behind the scenes of the film "Fury" and inside the tankers' world, as we hear accounts from veterans who survived the intense tank battles firsthand.


  • Beyond Hollywood

    11:00pm

    Aerial America: Beyond Hollywood

    Virtually anywhere you go in America, Hollywood has already been there, telling a story and sharing it with the world. Join us on a coast-to-coast tour of countless locations made famous by Hollywood's greatest films. From the Manhattan skyline that Woody Allen romanticized to the steps at the Philadelphia Museum of Art that Rocky Balboa climbed, we bring you America as it's been captured and immortalized in film.


  • Osprey

    12:00am

    Air Warriors: Osprey

    The story of the U.S. Marine's V-22 Osprey is one of transformation. It can convert from helicopter to plane, and back again. But what led to its invention? And how did it survive more than two decades of political turmoil and media scrutiny? Join us as we look back on this historic tiltrotor's tumultuous history. We detail how it escaped the political chopping block, how it built its reputation in battles and on humanitarian rescue efforts, and how it ultimately transformed the landscape of military aviation forever.


  • Tanks of Fury

    1:00am

    Tanks of Fury

    They were out-gunned and out-armored by superior German tanks, but what the American M4 Sherman tank crews lacked in firepower, they made up for in courage. Discover the stories of the heroic GIs who rolled into Nazi territory in the final weeks of WWII and faced off against an enemy that refused to surrender. Then, go behind the scenes of the film "Fury" and inside the tankers' world, as we hear accounts from veterans who survived the intense tank battles firsthand.


  • Crazy Monster Frogs

    2:00am

    Crazy Monster Frogs

    Mutants armed with regenerative powers. Giants lurking in underground tombs. Prehistoric creatures with a taste for dinosaurs. These are not horror movie monsters. They're the world's wildest frogs. Join us as we explore this family of freaks and their weird and wonderful abilities, from bone claws to glass skin to lethal poisons. You'll see the invisible, hairy, and disfigured creatures of the amphibian world. Then you'll meet the prehistoric devil frog, a carnivorous, pit bull-sized beast that lunched on dinosaurs.


  • The Hunt for Bin Laden

    3:00am

    The Hunt for Bin Laden

    On May 2, 2011 Osama bin Laden, the mastermind behind the 9/11 bombings, was killed by American special forces, marking an end to the longest, most expensive manhunt in American history. Witness the 20-year search for the most wanted man on Earth, as counter-terrorism experts in the White House, the CIA, and the FBI divulge their firsthand accounts. This inside story reveals the presidential frustrations, missed opportunities, and vicious turf wars that tainted the operation right up until the night Navy SEALs ended Bin Laden's reign of terror.


  • The King's Speech Revealed

    5:00am

    The King's Speech Revealed

    The Oscar-winning hit "The King's Speech" touched millions with its depiction of the remarkable friendship between King George VI and his speech therapist Lionel Logue. Perhaps none were more affected than Logue's grandson, Mark. In an effort to connect with the grandfather he never knew, he tracks down long-lost relatives, a former patient, and actor Geoffrey Rush, who portrayed Logue on screen. The journey will take Mark to the far reaches of the former British Empire, and reveal how an unlikely relationship came to alter the course of World War II.