Planet Knowledge

Planet Knowledge is a free to watch video on demand channel on Freeview HD, Smart TV’s – On channel 265. Also available for all leading smartphones and tablets using iOS and Android.

Latest Shows

Discovering the World – Yucatán, the Culture is Nature, the Culture is Maya – Episode 226

From the white sandy beaches of the Maya river to huge green expanses where the sites of Calakmul or Coba barely emerge from the forest, the cameras take you to not only the most prestigious Maya sites, but also other lesser known locations that from an archaeological perspective are just as interesting. Spectacular caves and rocks, mangroves and nature reserves form the décor in which one of America’s most fascinating civilizations developed and flourished.

Episode Length: 00:52:00

Year: 2013

Episode: 226


Discovering the World – Venice, Treasure Island – Episode 214

Canals, gondolas and sumptuous palaces… the legendary clichés will always be there when you set out to explore Venice. But behind the splendour of a unique artistic and cultural heritage there lies hidden a real city, with its inhabitants and lifestyle organized to meet the site’s geographical limitations.

Episode Length: 00:52:00

Year: 2012

Episode: 214


Dinosaur Britain – Dinosaurs Roaming London

Millions of years ago, Britain was a real life Jurassic Park and home to over 50 dinosaurs. Using stunning CGI, these dinosaurs are brought back to life in contemporary Britain.

Episode Length: 05:00:00

Year: 2015

Episode: 1


Ancient X Files II – Living Vampires

A body is dug up from a Romanian graveyard at night; the heart is cut out and burnt. A man suspects a link with the world’s oldest suspected vampire.

Episode Length: 01:00:00

Year: 2012

Episode: 8


Ancient X Files II – Crown of Thorns

Follow Jesuit priest Fr. Patrick Hough as he investigates the Crown of Thorns, which was said to be worn by Jesus Christ during his crucifixion.

Episode Length: 01:00:00

Year: 2012

Episode: 7


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