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Airboss

Air Boss Wayne Boggs is an exclusive guide into the secret lives of air show stars. The adrenalin, the egos and the ever-present risk of death! ‘Air Boss’, takes viewers behind the scenes and into the souls of these otherwise reclusive performers to uncover who they really are why they cheat death.

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Alaska: Surviving the Last Frontier 2

Follow nine ordinary people as they take on an extraordinary challenge in the second series of ‘Alaska: Surviving the Last Frontier’. Stranded in the heart of central Alaska, these strangers must work together to find their way back to civilisation alive.

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Alaska: The Last Frontier 4

The Kilchers face the fallout from the warmest Alaskan winter in decades. In the season four premiere: Otto, Atz Sr., Eivin and Atz Lee tackle an emergency mission to supply and secure their cabins at the head of the bay.

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American Chopper 7

Returning for an eagerly awaited seventh series, ‘American Chopper’ captures the renewed rivalry between Paul Sr. and his sons, once business partners, now competitors.

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American Chopper 8

For the Teutuls, what was once a family business is now a family feud. Whilst Paul Sr. builds his world-famous custom bikes at OCC, his son Junior continues to run his competing bike business, Paul Jr. Designs, just down the road from his father.

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American Chopper 9

After years of bitter feuding, the Teutuls are back in business in the brand new series of ‘American Chopper’.

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Atlas 4D

Discovery Atlas, the award-winning series featuring stunning visuals and state-of-the-art graphics returns as ‘Atlas 4D’.

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The Aviators

The Aviators showcases the stories of some of history's most noted aerial combatants, from World War I ace "The Red Baron" to pilots in more recent air battles. Their stories teach and inspire today's anxious young flyers. Fighter pilots didn't start with today's Top Guns.

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The Aviators 3

The award-winning series ‘The Aviators’ is back for a third series, following the adventures of a group of pilots and aviation experts discovering fascinating flight oriented stories.


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Bad Universe

As part of Future Life Season on DC Showcase, ‘Bad Universe' follows Phil Plait (PHD, Astronomy) as he embarks on a mission to debunk all the junk science out there and reveal the truth.

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Before We Ruled The Earth

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Brew Masters

Join host and founder of Dogfish Head Brewery, Sam Calagione, in new series ‘Brew Masters'. An exciting new series that follows Sam and his partners as they travel across America and around the globe, in search of the most exotic ingredients to produce new brews.

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Buying Naked

Brand new series, ‘Buying Naked' explores a community where "in the flesh" takes on a whole new meaning, clothing-optional clients shop the housing market with the help of expert estate agent Jackie Youngblood.


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Cafe Racer

Witness the creation of some of the coolest motorcycles in history as new series ‘Café Racer’ premieres as part of Turbo Night exclusively on Discovery HD Showcase.

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Cafe Racer 3

Witness the creation of some of the coolest motorcycles in history as ‘Café Racer' returns for a brand new third series.

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Chasing Classic Cars

In 'Chasing Classic Cars'. Wayne Carnini, a Connecticut-based Ferrari expert and master restorer, scours the countryside in search of some of the world's most rare and exotic classic cars that have been hidden away in barns and shacks for decades

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Chasing Classic Cars - Series 5

Hosted by renowned collector car archaeologist, Wayne Carini, the new series of ‘Chasing Classic Cars’ welcomes viewers into the elite world of high-end car collection, as Wayne finds, buys, restores and sells some of the finest and most unique vehicles ever manufactured.

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Circus

‘Circus' is a new and exciting six-part series that follows the travelling company of the Big Apple Circus. Taking the viewer beyond the face paint and routine performances and into the heart of the Circus family, the series meets the real characters that form the circus community.

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City Chic

‘City Chic' is an original series inviting you to visit the style capitals of the world. In each episode, City Chic takes viewers to a different fashionable city and shows them what makes it a global style-setter.

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Coal

New series, ‘Coal', goes underground, exploring the workings of a modern coalmine, meeting the people who undertake the potentially lethal, complex task of extracting this vital natural resource.

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Cold River Cash

In Maine, only 400 men are among the lucky few who obtain annual licenses to fish for a rare and lucrative eel called the ‘elver’. Competition, turf battles, time pressures, and brutal hours and working conditions push each man to the limit.


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Dark Matters: Twisted But True

This month, Discovery HD Showcase examines what happens when scientific research goes too far. Exploring questions some say should not be asked, ‘Dark Matters: Twisted But True' takes viewers inside the laboratory to profile strange science and expose some of history's most bizarre experiments.

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Deadliest Catch 6

The Bering Sea's toughest crews return for an all-new season of crab fishing in the sixth series of ‘Deadliest Catch'.

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Deadliest Catch 9

Re-live the drama in the Bering Sea with the seven crab fishing vessels and their crews through two of the toughest fishing seasons in the world, but how did they fare?

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Deadly Descent

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Dust Up

Dust Up takes viewers on a wild ride to Nipawin, Saskatchewan in Canada, to meet three maverick pilots: 73-year-old Bud Jardine, his rebellious son Brennan Jardine, and ambitious newbie Travis Karle - all of which are chasing their dreams ‘crop dusting’ at 150 mph, just five-feet off the ground!


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Fearless Planet

Fearless Planet

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Flying Wild Alaska

Meet the unconventional family that rules Alaska's most dangerous skies. Operating their family-run airline, Era Alaska, the Tweto family battles unforgiving weather and terrain to transport life's necessities to one of the most remote and extreme regions of America.

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Flying Wild Alaska 2

Join the unconventional Tweto family as they continue to transport life's necessities to one of the most remote and extreme regions of America in the brand new second series of ‘Flying Wild Alaska'.


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Gold Divers

In brand new series, ‘Gold Divers' follow the eccentric characters who spend hours on the rocky, frigid ocean floor, hunting gold from custom built, sometimes barely seaworthy rigs.

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Gold Rush 2

With enough funding to get them going, they are heading north to Alaska to settle unfinished business.

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Gold Rush Alaska

Gold Rush Alaska follows ambitious Todd Hoffman and his family, who together embark on a make or break venture that will change their lives forever, as they attempt to mine for gold in the wilds of Alaska.


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Inside the Design

‘Inside The Design' tells the amazing stories of the world's most extraordinary pieces of design that have become essential items in our homes.


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King Tut Unwrapped

‘King Tut Unwrapped’ sees world-renowned Egyptologist Zahi Hawass lead an unprecedented forensic investigation into the identity of King Tutankhamun’s parents and grandparents, his cause of death and details of his reign.


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LA INK 4

‘LA Ink’ returns to Travel & Living for another series following Kat Von D and her talented team of tattoo artists, at the High Voltage Tattoo studio in Los Angeles, California.


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Mega Builders 4

New to Discovery HD Showcase, ‘Time Warp’ reveals our world in astonishing and visually spectacular new ways, by altering the lens of time. Join host Jeff Lieberman and his team as they use advanced technology and super slow-motion cameras to transform ordinary events into a thing of beauty. Witness the explosive effe...

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Mega World 4

Fun, fast-paced, science and technology focused ‘Mega World' is back for an exciting fourth series presenting a country's most impressive innovations.

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Meteorite Men 3

Extra-terrestrial treasure hunters Geoff and Steve return for a third series of ‘Meteorite Men'. Their hunt for space rocks - buried for thousands of years and older than the planet Earth - takes them all over the world to locations including Russia , Poland and the notorious meteorite hot spot the Mojave Desert.

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Mighty Planes 2

Soar to faraway places and take off on astounding missions as ‘Mighty Planes' returns for a second series, once again it delivers unprecedented access to the planet's most impressive aircraft.

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Mud Lovin' Rednecks 2

Journey deep into the heart of Alabama and meet a gang of childhood friends as they attempt to start a first time mud bog business on their property in ‘Mud Lovin’ Rednecks’.

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Mystery Cars

In the 1950's, America had broken free from the shackles of wartime economics. Scientists had harnessed nuclear energy. Jetpropelled airplanes were breaking speed records... But perhaps more than anything else, one thing melded imagination and consumerism, putting this era in perfect context: The concept car.

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Mythbusters 7

The seventh series of 'Mythbusters' continues in its quest to uncover the truth behind a variety of popular myths and urban legends.


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Natural Killers

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North America

Discovery's first, independently-produced natural history landmark series, North America, reveals that "survival of the fittest" is truly the law across this immense continent, amid threatening terrain and ferocious weather.

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Northwest Wild

The Pacific Northwest provides a home for people to get out and experience adventure sports unlike any other destination. This unique environment is the playing field for everything from mountain climbing, surfing, and scuba diving to kart racing and dog sledding.


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One Way Out

‘One Way Out’ puts the science of escape and the art of ingenuity to the test with escapologist Jonathan Goodwin.


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Plastic Fantastic Brain

'Plastic Fantastic Brain' tells the story of individuals whose incredible brains have adapted and re-wired themselves in order to overcome extraordinary circumstances.

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Powering The Future

‘Powering the Future' is hosted by Dr. M. Sanjayan, lead scientist at The Nature Conservancy, and the series is a fascinating study of how we can transform our energy needs and what our energy future will look like.

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Prophets of Science Fiction

Ridley Scott, the creative genius behind legendary Hollywood classics including "Alien," "Blade Runner" and "Gladiator," comes to Discovery HD Showcase with new eight-part series, ‘Prophets of Science Fiction'.

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Pyros

Take an explosive and up-close look at how some of the world's most spectacular firework shows are prepared and executed in mind blowing new series ‘Pyros'.


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Revealed

For the first time in HD, Discovery HD Showcase takes viewers behind the scenes with ‘Revealed' a captivating series which explores the logistical challenges officials face when millions of religious followers, from across the globe, come together in celebration of their religion.

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Rides 4 - Ultimate Off-Road

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Rising: Rebuilding Ground Zero

From executive producer Steven Spielberg, comes ‘Rising: Rebuilding Ground Zero', showcasing the men and women determined to rebuild and restore a sacred site and construct the new, 104-story One World Trade Center.

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River Monsters 5

River Monsters returns for its most extreme and surprising series yet. Extreme angler and biologist Jeremy Wade heads out in search of the world's legendary, flesh-eating freshwater fish.

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River Renegades

Follows a breed of men who live outside the norm and call America's rivers and tributaries home. From the ice-cold Yukon River to the big muddy Mississippi to the great Pee Dee River in South Carolina down to the flooded deltas of Louisiana, these men live and die by some of the most inhospitable terrain in the country.

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Rod And Rucksack

Join seasoned fisherman Guy Elson as he travels around the globe in search of the best game fishing on offer in brand new series ‘Rod And Rucksack’.

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Rodeo: Life on the Circuit

Saddle up and prepare to ride into the perilous and extremely competitive world of Canadian professional rodeo as Discovery HD Showcase introduces brand new series, ‘Rodeo: Life on the Circuit'.


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The Science of Fear and Lust

A pretty face, an attractive body, and a lingering glance are sometimes all it takes to instigate the feeling of lust. But how exactly, does it do that? And what is fear? Where does it come from? Does it help us or hurt us? Can we erase fear? And if we do, what will the consequences be?

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Secret Mediterranean

‘Secret Mediterranean', hosted by British newsreader and journalist, Sir Trevor McDonald, explores the various countries that make up this region, their individual cultures and traditions and discovers a truly secret Mediterranean.

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Solving History with Olly Steeds

‘Solving History with Olly Steeds’ sees the journalist on a mission to investigate the truth behind some of the world's biggest mysteries. From the harsh deserts of Egypt, to remote mountains in the Andes - he goes in search of the facts and exposes startling truths along the way.

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Space Pioneer

‘Space Pioneer' is a fascinating series where physicist and host Dr. Basil Singer eagerly plays the role of human guinea pig in his quest to find answers.

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Storm Surfers: New Zealand

Big wave surfing legends Ross Clarke-Jones and Tom Carroll have spent the last few years scouring the earth for the most dangerous waves they can find. In ‘Storm Surfers: New Zealand’ they take their search to the remote reaches of Fiordland, as they hunt for waves the size of a four-storey building.

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Strip The City

How do Dubai's super skyscrapers stand on the sand? What keeps San Francisco's biggest structures anchored during earthquakes? Find out and explore the geological, architectural and technological foundations of the world's largest cities in ‘Strip The City'.

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Sunrise Earth

Sunrise: Nature's alarm clock for the land, the sea, and the myriad of creatures who call our planet home. Accompany us on a tranquil journey into the landscape itself as we enjoy the sights and the ambient sounds associated with the first light of a new day.


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Time Wrap

New to Discovery HD Showcase, ‘Time Warp’ reveals our world in astonishing and visually spectacular new ways, by altering the lens of time. Join host Jeff Lieberman and his team as they use advanced technology and super slow-motion cameras to transform ordinary events into a thing of beauty. Witness the explosive effe...

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Treasure Quest 2

Join the Odyssey Marine Exploration team, as they embark on their latest adventure in the brand new second series of ‘Treasure Quest’.

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Twist The Throttle

‘Twist the Throttle’, takes audiences on a remarkable journey to explore the world's most famous sport motorcycling brands.


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Ultimate Journeys

‘Ultimate Journeys’ brings the wonders of the world to light, as you have never seen them before. The stunning high definition footage transports you to the most extreme places on the planet on a spine-tingling world of adventure.

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Ultimate Survival 4

Bear Grylls begins the new series of ‘Ultimate Survival’ in the woods of Alabama. Dropped by a helicopter at the top of a 220 metre canyon, he climbs down an enormous tree to reach a white-water river.

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Ultimate Survival 5

Survival expert and extreme adventurer Bear Grylls returns to Discovery Channel HD for the eagerly awaited fifth series of ‘Ultimate Survival'.


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Way Of Life

Hosted by Jim Brasher, ‘Way of Life' explores some of the most exotic and uncommon occupations across the globe where the jobs are simply, a way of life.

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Welcome To India

'Welcome to India' is an observational documentary series in which ordinary Indians take us by the arm and show us how their world works.

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Welcome to Rio

The focus of this series is the underbelly of Rio. Officially the happiest city in the world, Rio is best known as a tropical city of carnival queens and beautiful beaches. But that's just its marketing line.

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Wild Fisherman

Wild Fisherman: Mozambique

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World's Most Expensive Rides

‘World's Most Expensive Rides’ ventures around the world in search of the most luxurious modes of transport that money can buy. From highly priced super-cars and lavish boats, to extravagant motorcycles and even planes – this series will demonstrate exactly how to travel in style. Machines featured include; the legend...