Science and Islam will explore the extraordinary circumstances which created this revolution in scientific thinking, the places where they occurred as well as the scientists themselves and their achievements. The series will visit the great but seldom visited centres of medieval learning, libraries and fantastic buildings in Cairo, Damascus, Isfehan, Maragheh, Samarqand, Gurganj, Cordoba, and others and will begin to get inside the head of the medieval Islamic scientist and explore the turbulent history of the times.
Follow a group of gritty, pioneering adventures across the frozen wastelands of the Canadian Tundra as they race across the ice in mammoth eighteen wheeler trucks to bring life saving equipment and supplies to isolated communities hundreds of miles from the rest of civilization.View more
HISTORY's hit series, PAWN STARS, brings viewers inside this family-run pawnshop in Las Vegas that is full of clashes and camaraderie from opening to close. This family lives and breathes the pawning business, using their sharp-eyed skills to assess the value of items that range from the fake and the obscure to the truly historic.View More