Considered the foremost military aircraft of the Fifties, the F-86 Sabre was a highly versatile fighter jet as fast as it was lethal
One of history’s greatest agricultural inventions explained
Discover how the Roman invaders constructed their many strongholds around Britain
How did these massive siege machines break down city walls?
A life of rigorous schedules and self-sacrifice, the monastery was the intellectual and cultural powerhouse of medieval Europe
All About History reveals how these iconic buildings were used day to day
Discover the operation of one of Da Vinci’s most famous aviation designs, the ornithopter
Arguably the most iconic fighter aircraft of the Second World War, the RAF Spitfire to this day is championed for its prowess, grace and versatility
We look at the major armour and weapons used by these elite soldiers in Ancient Greece
Crowned with the largest masonry dome in the world, Florence’s Duomo is a Renaissance masterpiece
Part of an ancient Cambodian capital, Angkor Wat was the spiritual epicentre of the Khmer Empire
The German heavy tank of choice during WWII, the Tiger was a formidable adversary
Ancient Roman gladiatorial combat was famed for its brutality and spectacle, with man and beast alike fighting for glory, freedom and, ultimately, survival
How did these advanced German submarines reap so much havoc during both the World Wars?
We discover how these massive amphitheatres were built and used