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Deadly Women

Deadly Women logoFemale murderers are often times more horrifying and intriguing than their male counterparts. Their worlds are often defined by obsession, greed, and revenge. Deadly Women fuses bone-chilling story-telling, sumptuous period drama and forensic fact in a bid to explore history's most alluring female killers. Each episode profiles four famous cases from the past; killers and their victims are brought to life by elaborate dramatized reconstructions. The program will span four centuries and seven countries to explore the makings of these deadly women. Candice DeLong, a former FBI agent and profiler, and Dr. Janis Amatuzio, a forensic pathologist will also join the program to give a deeper insight into the crimes and the women who commit them.

Deception With Keith Barry

Deception With Keith Barry logoThe illusionist uses his powers of perception and persuasion to read his subjects' thoughts and control their behaviour.

Deranged Killers

Deranged Killers logoThey are among the most notorious killers in history. Among them: Bundy, Ramirez, Berkowitz. Household names of true life horror. How were these mass murders brought to justice? And how different might the cases have been if they were investigated today, given modern crime solving techniques? Deranged Killers takes viewers inside the original investigations, getting the step-by-step stories from eyewitnesses, the original investigators, forensic scientists, and the killers themselves; giving viewers the low-down and the latest revelations on ten of the most dangerous men in American history.

Desert Car Kings

Desert Car Kings logoThe McClure family is passionately restoring American glory, one classic car at a time. Their family business, Desert Valley Auto Parts, houses over 10,000 rust-free vehicles over 100 sun-baked Arizona acres. Not content with merely providing original parts for thousands of car collectors and restoration junkies each year, the McClures and their rag-tag crew are constantly on the hunt for cars to restore -- seeking them out in backyards, barns and even on their own massive lot. Their goal? To restore these classic American cars to their original glory and get them back on the road, while discovering the unique and historically significant qualities of each car -- and of course, to make a fair profit at auction.

Destroyed in Seconds

Destroyed in Seconds logoCan't get enough of the awesome spectacle of destruction? Well you're not alone. Few can ever get their fill of the mesmerizing power of savage forces wreaking havoc and devastation. In each episode of Destroyed in Seconds, our host, Ron Pitts, will bring you clip after clip of the most shocking destructions captured on film. From well-orchestrated implosions of massive structures, to rampaging tornadoes, catastrophic mid-air collisions and sudden terrorist attacks, no topic is too trivial or taboo for our show. Be they acts of nature or caused by man, this is much more than just a clip show. Destroyed in Seconds is not meant to just shock and entertain, but to explore the causes of mass destruction and how, when possible, families and communities bounce back from devastation. Don't miss ...

Diamond Road

Diamond Road logoDiamond Road is a three-part series exploring the historical, cultural and socio-political facets of the world's most intriguing gem. Boring deep into the diamond world, the series seeks to understand the multiple meanings of an object that is as old as the earth itself. Diamond Road is an intimate and broad-ranging picture of a complex and historically rich world. Key to the series are the people who represent the different stages on the diamond pipeline.

Dinosaur Planet

Dinosaur Planet logoTake a dino's-eye view of life in the prehistoric past as cutting-edge filming techniques and hard science combine to create four, unique narratives that illustrate the struggle to survive in the violent Cretaceous period – from the dinosaurs' point of view. State-of-the-art computer-generated imagery – created by infusing vivid realism into scientifically researched digital illustrations – brings this primordial world to stunning life, offering viewers an unprecedented glimpse through the eyes of each dinosaur as it learns to hunt, dodge natural disasters and simply live to see another day in a world with hungry predators around every turn. Utah Museum of Natural History curator and paleontologist Scott Sampson plays dino-detective between segments, exploring the evidence behind th...

Dinosaur Revolution

Dinosaur Revolution logoDINOSAUR REVOLUTION combines the talent of the world's best dinosaur illustrators and animators with the latest fossil research and the best of Hollywood storytelling to illustrate the extraordinary life of dinosaurs. The series features never-before-seen intimate behaviors to illustrate the extraordinary life of dinosaurs.

Dinosaurs Inside and Out

Dinosaurs Inside and Out logoDinosaurs roamed the earth for 160 million years, before vanishing into the mists of time. Their very names suggest their power and hold man's imagination: T. Rex, Brontosaurus, Stegosaurus, Pterodactyl, Triceratops! Learn how they lived, communicated, socialized and survived in a world of spewing volcanoes and harsh extremes. See realistic reconstructions of dinosaurs and their habitats with the help of paleontologists in the field and state-of-the-art computer animations. Ground-breaking discoveries provide important new insights into these marvelous creatures. [From DVD back cover]

Dirty Jobs

Dirty Jobs logoStuck in a dead-end job? Daydreaming about a new career? Combed through the classifieds lately looking for your next calling?If so, take a look at what Discovery Channel is offering:Road Kill Collector: Must be able to work long hours braving oncoming traffic while picking up all manner of smelly dead creatures. Benefits include working outdoors.Zoo Cage Cleaner: Performs necessary health-giving service for animals inhabiting the city zoo. Requires ability to tolerate large volumes of animal excrement while avoiding the occasional grumpy gorilla.This summer, Discovery Channel goes to work with the unsung American laborers who make their living doing the most unthinkable, yet vital vocations in DIRTY JOBS. This world premiere original series begins Tuesday, July 26, 2005 at 9 p.m. (ET/PT).E...
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