What To Watch On History This August and September

What To Watch On History This August and September


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The Secret of Skinwalker Ranch

Sundays at 10pm ET/PT | Premiere Sep 5

After an exciting first season, The Secret of Skinwalker Ranch returns as lead investigator Travis Taylor alongside a team of credited researchers and investigators head back to the ranch located in Utah’s Uintah Basin in an attempt to uncover what’s actually taking place on this active site of more than 200 years of mysterious paranormal and UFO related activity. After experiencing multiple UFO sightings, and the collection of hard evidence in season one, season two follows the team as they use advanced technology, test new theories, and even garner the support of the Attorney General of Utah to dig deeper than ever before.

Counting Cars

Thursdays at 9pm | Premiere Sep 16

Most people in Las Vegas bet with chips, but Danny “The Count” Koker bets with cars. This Sin City legend walks, talks and breathes cars and bikes. When he sees a car he wants, he will do whatever it takes to get his hands on it—including making on-the-spot cash offers to unsuspecting owners. On the hit HISTORY Channel series Counting Cars, Danny and his team restore, customize and sell cars in a hurry, scrambling to keep their Las Vegas shop in the black. From classics to exotics, from hotrods to choppers, Danny and the crew of Count’s Kustoms will stop at nothing to find and flip the greatest rides of all time.

Man vs. History

Mondays at 10pm ET/PT | Premiere Aug 30

Man vs. History is an immersive investigation series that sees acclaimed storyteller and historian Bil Lepp go off the beaten path to set the record straight and discover the truth behind the mysteries, secrets, and legends of American history. Each closed episode sees Bil journey to investigate, decode and debunk iconic subjects and figures. Each of these stories is diverse, strange, fascinating, foreboding, and most importantly, connected closely to American History. They are the kinds of stories that will astound and enlighten viewers with tension and takeaway. The kind of stories that few humans know the truth about.

The Machines that Built America

Tuesdays at 10pm ET/PT | Premiere Aug 31

Radio. Phones. Airplanes. Motorcycles. Tractors. Home Appliances. Power Tools. These are Machines That Built America. This docuseries reveals the surprising stories and rivalries behind the groundbreaking innovations that turned America into a superpower. Blending dramatic reenactments and archival footage with interviews from experts, biographers, and others, The Machines That Built America brings to life some of America’s most storied inventors: Nikola Tesla, William Harley, Alexander Graham Bell, Duncan Black, Alonzo Decker, and many more. In eight episodes, viewers will meet these larger-than-life characters, inhabit their rivalries, and ride the rollercoaster of triumph and failure as they search for a breakthrough that will change humanity.

Mountain Men

Wednesdays at 10pm ET/PT | Premiere Sep 1

Deep in America’s wilderness, there’s a breed of men like no other – living off the land, battling ruthless predators and colliding with the power of nature in an enduring struggle to survive. Follow their real-life challenges as they use time-honored skills, true grit and sheer cunning to live a life of total freedom in some of the most unforgiving environments on Earth. The wild is calling but only a few have the courage to answer on HISTORY’S Mountain Men.