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SECRETS OF ARCHAEOLOGY: A Place Called Etruria

Take a virtual reality tour of history’s most intriguing ancient civilizations. Uncover the secrets of the pyramids as the Pharaohs reach for immortality, walk the streets of ...
Archeology

The Mystery of Rome’s X Tomb

Historian Dr Michael Scott unlocks the secrets of a mysterious tomb recently discovered in one of Rome’s famous catacombs. Found by accident following a roof collapse, the tombs ...
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The Mystery Of The Sphinx

John Anthony West and a team of seismologists, headed by Boston University’s Professor Robert Schoch, discovered a square cavity directly beneath one of the paws of the Sphinx. ...
Archeology

Ötzi: The Iceman Murder

Ötzi the Iceman is the modern nickname of a well-preserved natural mummy of a man from about 3300 BC, found in 1991 in a glacier of the Otztal Alps, near the border between Austria ...
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The Truth of Troy

It’s one of the greatest stories ever told. The legend of Helen of Troy has enchanted audiences for the last three thousand years. In May this year a Hollywood film staring Brad ...
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Queen of Sheba: Behind the Myth

Queen Of Sheba: Behind The Myth follows the work of archaeologists as they piece together newly discovered evidence in the remote desert of Yemen to recreate the dramatic life of one ...
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When the Moors Ruled in Europe

Join British historian Bettany Hughes as she examines a long-buried chapter of European history–the rise and fall of Islamic culture in what is now Spain and Portugal. Although ...
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Secrets of the Star Disc

When grave robbers ransacked a Bronze Age burial in Germany, they had no idea that they had unearthed the find of a lifetime. The disc they found combines an advanced understanding ...
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Quest for the Lost Civilization

What are the connection between Angkor Wat in the Jungle of Cambodia, the Pyramid in the desert of Egyptian desert, and monuments on Easter Island and in Micronesia? What is the under ...
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The Real Neanderthal Man

2,000 Years ago, the only humans in Europe made clothes, educated their young, made tools. But they weren’t the same as us. Now the very latest technology can reveal exactly how they ...