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Secrets of the Dead

The Real Trojan Horse

It was the ultimate sneak attack, bringing a city that would withstood nine years of battle to its knees. But was it simply a work of fiction? Or did the Greeks really trick the Trojans into defeat with a giant wooden horse that concealed enough soldiers to reduce the powerful city to rubble?

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Lady Sapiens
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Lady Sapiens

Discover the untold story of prehistoric women through the latest science and research.
Magellan’s Crossing
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Magellan’s Crossing

Ferdinand Magellan’s expedition resulted in the first circumnavigation of the globe.
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Gangster's Gold

Join treasure hunters searching for the lost treasure of gangster Dutch Schultz.
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55:21
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Viking Warrior Queen

Join archaeologists examining the history-changing DNA of a female Viking warrior.
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55:21
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Building Notre Dame

Follow an in-depth investigation into the centuries-long construction of Notre Dame.
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55:21
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Bombing Auschwitz

Would an Allied attack on Auschwitz have stopped future atrocities?
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55:03
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Galileo's Moon

Join experts as they examine an alleged proof copy of Galileo’s “Sidereus Nuncius.”
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55:15
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Abandoning the Titanic

Learn about the captain of a “mystery ship” who turned away from the "unsinkable" Titanic.
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55:41
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World War Speed

Follow historian James Holland as he unearths the truth about amphetamine use in World War
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55:11
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Egypt's Darkest Hour

Archaeologists discover a mass grave with the bones of nearly 60 people near Luxor, Egypt.
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