Step back in time and explore archival footage and recreations of amazing human achievement. Our video clips include:

Archaeological sites

Human remains and reconstructions

Inventions and discoveries

Life in space

Moon landings


The Space Race

History Showreel

This reel is in High Definition - check out the HD version on YouTube here.

View all the clips from the showreel above and find out more.

WWII battles

In wartime, the best efforts of science and technology are put to darker uses, but the cameras keep on rolling. This set of archival footage shows life and death moments in critical battles and some of the terrifying technologies deployed.

Ancestral Pueblo people

The Ancestral Pueblo people (Anasazi) occupied Bandolioer National Monument in New Mexico between 1150 and 1600 AD. This set of video clips shows both the ruins of their carved rock dwellings as well as modern reconstructions.