History Hunters

August 2017

Season 1, Episode 26 (Transport)

3.0 6 x
Working out the ways that wheels have changed the way we travel and making gears from vegetables to power our vehicles. Plus what was it with flight and making Leonardo Da Vinci helicopter that launches high and dry!

Season 1, Episode 25 (Getting In Touch)

4.0 5 x
Translating a smoke message and what was it with Morse code PLUS how phones have changed over the decades and when writing means a feather and ink, not a phone or a keyboard.

Season 1, Episode 22 (Outlaws And Baddies)

4.0 6 x
Anthony and Zac use Robin Hood disguises, tracking and dummy drops to get their hands on dad's choccies! Sofie and Chris use criminalistics like fingerprinting, soil samples and footprints to nab the nicker of their lunch box
July 2017

Season 1, Episode 8 (Egypt)

3.0 1 x
Our hosts build a pyramid from sugar cubes, use mint and ox hooves to make Egyptian toothpaste, recreate papyrus paper and ink and write in hieroglyphs.

Season 1, Episode 18 (Pre-historic)

2.0 2 x
Matt's dressed as a caveman with a very big mat and Paige rustles up some pre-historic jewelry! Plus working out the biggest difference between apes and early humans! And how to paint upside down, in the dark caveman style!

Season 1, Episode 7 (Medieval Life)

3.0 0 x
Meet a medieval estate agent with some fancy castles to sell and hear how knights' training was long and hard and how they wore family crests called coats of arms to stand out in battle.

Season 1, Episode 6 (Pirates)

4.0 1 x
Our hosts get into the pirate mood learning about how pirates turned bad.They learn about tying knots for sails and their shoes, make their own pirate flags like a jolly roger and study the pirate rule book.
June 2017

Season 1, Episode 5 (Space)

3.0 2 x
...How vegetables can help you work out the size of the planets AND how a balloon and foil makes a perfect black hole, PLUS a bottle, pvc pipe and inner tube are transformed into a stomp rocket that takes to the skies.

Season 1, Episode 4 (India)

3.0 3 x
...How Indian spices changed the world AND how to tie a sari from a long piece of fabric, AND cooling down a cardboard play house with water, foam and screens Indian style.

Season 1, Episode 3 (Vikings)

3.0 2 x
...How to crack a Viking code AND horned helmets, were they really real? PLUS building a long ship from a drink carton, toothpicks and paper using Viking boat building techniques.