3/4 Looking at the birth of cosmology, Stone Age monuments and the very idea of Heaven itself.
6/6 Giles Coren and Polly Russell introduce the family to tastes of the future.
1/3 A look at how the Normans established their new province of Normandy in northern France.
2/2 A closer look at the stone circle and the ancient civilisation that flourished around it.
The house’s story from the 1880s reveals madness, scandal and Spiritualism.
3/4 A look at the evolution of Nelson's navy and the national enterprise which supported it.
1/2 How the jet engine gave hope to Britain as the country recovered from World War II.
3/3 Andy Torbet dives below the waves in search of the inspiration for the first stone circle.
A look at the social history of 'wrecking' - the looting of shipwrecked cargo.
The makers discover how Northampton dominated the shoe industry for centuries.