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Here are all the best documentaries you’ll want to watch this week

From dinosaurs to thrilling crime investigations, buckle up for a wild doccie ride

The Dino Hunters S1

Embark on a journey with some unusual dinosaur hunters – ranchers from Montana and Wyoming. See if they can excavate precious fossils before the winter weather destroys their sites. This week has a possible triceratops horn discovery and a rare fossil that might be worth millions.

Thursday 16 July on Discovery Channel (DStv 121) at 20:55

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Expedition Everest

Come along on a trip of a lifetime to the top of the tallest mountain in the world. A team of scientists reach the notorious death zone. They must rely on their experience in extreme weather conditions to figure out the best step forward.

Wednesday 15 July on National Geographic (DStv 181) at 19:20

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American Dynasties: Bush Years

A family with two former Presidents, the Bush family is a political bloodline as infamous as the Kennedys. Follow their journey to creating an American dynasty from its humble beginnings.

Friday 10 July on Showmax

1980s: The Deadliest Decade

The 80s were more than crimped hair and neon clothes. America experiences one of its biggest crime waves too. Take a trip back in time with a collection of real-life crimes that are recreated.

Sunday 12 July on Investigation Discovery (DStv 171) at 21:00

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1990s: The Deadliest Decade

As the world was introduced to the internet, there was a spike in all kinds of crime – from affairs gone wrong to murderers and victims that connected over chat rooms.

Sunday 12 July on Investigation Discovery (DStv 171) at 21:50

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