Timewatch

A series of historical documentaries originally broadcast on BBC Two, but more recently airing on BBC Four.

Previous Episode

Explorers: Conquest and Calamity

Episode 2017-08-01; Aug 1, 2017

For centuries the story of exploration has been packed with incredible tales of adventure, but the last fifty years has seen a dramatic shift in our attitude towards explorers.To find out how television has reflected this, Prof Fara Dabhoiwala delves

Previous Episodes

Episode NameAirdateTrailer
2017-08-01: Explorers: Conquest and CalamityAug 1, 2017
2017-07-25: Dictators and DespotsJul 25, 2017
2017-07-18: The Vikings: Foe or Friend?Jul 18, 2017
View full episode list »