Here are just some retro cars from Bangers and Cash that’ll get your motor revving.
They once stood proudly as icons of the Eastern Bloc, but what became of these marvels?
The Reichstag Fire helped set Hitler gain total power – but were the Nazis behind it?
Elon Musk has started the race for the Hyperloop - but is this reality or sci-fi fantasy?
Why build on ground level when you can carve masterpieces right into the Earth?
How two Londoners were doomed by gossip and the vindictive laws of the Victorian Age…
The Challenger and Columbia shuttle disasters are notorious but there were others...
You know the main events, but what about the hidden ones?
When they weren’t out on the high seas, the Vikings engaged in elaborate rituals...
Did you know the worst maritime disaster to occur during peacetime was not the Titanic?
It was the seemingly ordinary ship that became a symbol of a brave new Britain…
Here are some of the facts behind the glittering legend of their dynasty.
How a remote site is now an eerie reminder of how close we came to the end of everything…
Secret agendas and cover-ups: history is not what it always seems, as these shows prove.
How did one man start the Cold War?
From Parliament battles, to the Yalta Conference, these are the days that shaped WWII.
From the Nariz del Diablo to Crossrail, here are some of the most jaw-dropping railways.
How a team of intrepid inventors and a young Winston Churchill gave birth to the tank.
Charles II had perhaps the most thrilling life of any British monarch
Here's five fascinating facts about the 1588 naval mission that might have sailed by you.
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