Jamie Theakston's Forbidden History uncovers the truth behind great myths, conspiracy theories, ancient treasures, lost civilisations and war time secrets.
This brand new and exclusive tells true, incredible stories from the annals of history.
Take a look at the Forbidden History gallery, from the show presented by Jamie Theakston.
We've now come now to the 17th century in our trip through a thousand years of history.
It's fair to say that the last thousand years have been pretty exciting.
Ivan IV, or Ivan the Terrible, was one of the most feared rulers in history.
A seductive double agent who betrayed the Allies, or just a single woman trying to get by?
The building of ships has been essential to our development as a species.
Our ancestors learned skills, passed down through generations, making sure life evolved.
The legendary island of Atlantis was an ancient naval power and cultural hub.
It cost a staggering amount of money to make, but it was all worth it in the end.