Ancient Warriors-The Macedonians
The ancient Macedonian warriors led by king Philip II, and later by Alexander the Great of Macedon, is the story of the beginning of what would lead to one of the largest Empires known to the world.
January 31, 2011 11:55 PM
ALONE–The Brain Sensory Deprivation and Isolation
You are about to witness a controversial experiment. One that delves deep into the human brain. Six ordinary people will face total sensory deprivation, all in the name of science. Using the latest technology and a all to real simulation, scientists hope to answer a question as old as imprisonment itself. What happen inside your brain when you are left truly alone?
January 31, 2011 6:13 PM
Is Seeing Believing?
How easy it is to trick your sense of taste by changing the colors of food and drink, explain how what you see can change what you hear, and see just how unreliable our sense of color can be. Horizon explores the strange and wonderful world of illusions and reveals the tricks they play on our senses and why they fool us.
January 31, 2011 12:13 PM
Ark Of The Covenenant
3000 years ago in Jerusalem King Solomon ordered the construction of a magnificent temple. It's purpose was to house the Ark of the Covenant. The ark and it's contents were lost to history. Now Mike Sanders a self-taught biblical scholar believes he knows the location.
January 30, 2011 12:26 PM
History's Turning Points-The Conquest of the Incas
When Pizarro, 170 soldiers and a friar arrived, The Inca, scornful of the scruffy Spaniards, invited them to stay in the town. They kidnapped the Inca, collected a ransom and killed him. But the plunder had only begun. The Spaniards diseases wiped out 90% of the Incas.
January 29, 2011 12:32 PM
Dispatches investigates the violence and intimidation facing Muslims who convert to Christianity in Britain. Dispatches reporter Antony Barnett meets former Muslims who now live under the threat of reprisals from their former communities. Many are still living in fear. He interviews a family who have been driven out of their home and a convert whose brother was beaten close to death.
January 29, 2011 12:12 PM
Children Full of Life
In the award-winning documentary Children Full of Life, a fourth grade class in a primary school in Kanazawa, northwest of Tokyo, learn lessons about compassion from their homeroom teacher, Toshiro Kanamori. Toshiro is an amazing example of what all teachers across the world should be like. He truly understands what teaching children is all about and certainly made a positive difference in the lives of these 10 year olds.
January 28, 2011 12:54 PM
The Portal-The Hessdalen Lights Phenomenon
Hessdalen is a small valley in the central part of Norway. At the end of 1981 through 1984, residents of the Valley became concerned and alarmed about strange, unexplained lights. Project Hessdalen was established in the summer of 1983 to study Unidentified Aerial Phenomenon (UAP) and Unidentified Flying Object(UFO) sightings. A field investigation was carried out between 21 January and 26 February 1984. Fifty-three light observations were made during the field investigation.
January 28, 2011 12:35 PM
The Neolithic Revolution is the first agricultural revolution the transition from hunting and gathering communities and bands, to agriculture and settlement. Archaeological data indicate that various forms of domestication of plants and animals arose independently in six separate locales worldwide, with the earliest known developments taking place in India and the Middle East around 10,000 BC.
January 27, 2011 12:34 PM
American Dictators is an expose chronicling the degeneration of America’s political process. Alex Jones rips away layer after layer of the false left-right paradigm and finally reveals the 2004 election for what it is, stage managed theater that would make Shakespeare proud.
January 26, 2011 12:47 PM