A British Submarine in WWII Goes from Hunter to Hunted

It's May 1941, and the HMS Upholder has just claimed a major victory by sinking the Italian ship, Conte Russo. But it's come at a huge cost - it's damaged, has no torpedoes, and is being hunted by an Italian warship. (4:37)

Tags

Latest Videos

Preview thumbnail for video'A Fox’s Joy in Finding Fresh Meat Is Short-lived
A Fox’s Joy in Finding Fresh Meat Is Short-lived (3:16)
Preview thumbnail for video'The Intricate Skill That Goes Into Tracking a Rhino
The Intricate Skill That Goes Into Tracking a Rhino (3:58)
Preview thumbnail for video'This Hairy Frogfish’s Bite Is Too Fast for Slow-motion
This Hairy Frogfish’s Bite Is Too Fast for Slow-motion (1:20)
Preview thumbnail for video'Bouncing Baboons Navigate Tall Grass
Bouncing Baboons Navigate Tall Grass (2:20)
Preview thumbnail for video'A Former King of Britain Paid a Visit to Nazi Germany
A Former King of Britain Paid a Visit to Nazi Germany (3:02)
Preview thumbnail for video'How Ecotourism Can Save Both Gabon’s Forests and Its Gorillas
How Ecotourism Can Save Both Gabon’s Forests and Its Gorillas (3:18)
Preview thumbnail for video'The 1930s Were Not a Good Time for the British Royal Family
The 1930s Were Not a Good Time for the British Royal Family (3:05)
Preview thumbnail for video'Why the British Royal Family Made a Last Name Change During WWI
Why the British Royal Family Made a Last Name Change During WWI (3:40)
Preview thumbnail for video'HMS Queen Elizabeth Is Unlike Any Other Warship
HMS Queen Elizabeth Is Unlike Any Other Warship (1:17)