Secrets of the Dead
Slave Ship Mutiny (#1004)
This episode has not aired in the past few months on Iowa Public Television.
Full Program: Watch the full episode and discover the fate of the slave ship Meermin 52:25
Go behind the scenes and see the making of this episode. 30:02
When the Meermin set sail from Madagascar for South Africa on a hot summer's day in 1766, the Dutch crew had no... 01:49
Find out how the Slave Ship Meermin began its ill-fated voyage. 00:31
Full Program: Watch the full episode of The Man Who Saved the World 53:10
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- Social Studies
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- 73 episodes
- Average Episode Length
- 59 minutes
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Series Description: Part detective story, part true-life drama, SECRETS OF THE DEAD unearths evidence from around the world, challenging prevailing ideas and throwing fresh light on unexplained events. Using the most up-to-date science in the laboratory and in the field, scientists and researchers examine the missing pieces of each puzzle, completing the picture of what had been merely an assemblage of suppositions.
All Upcoming Episodes
Cavemen Cold Case (#1204)
Carthage's Lost Warriors (#1303)
These episodes of Secrets of the Dead aired in the last few months on Iowa Public Television.
- Cavemen Cold Case (#1204)
- The Man Who Saved the World (#1201)
- Resurrecting Richard III (#1306)
- The Mona Lisa Mystery (#1305)
- The Lost Gardens of Babylon (#1304)
- Bugging Hitler's Soldiers (#1202)
- Bones of the Buddha (#1206)
- The World's Biggest Bomb (#1104)
- Ben Franklin's Bones (#1401)