Secrets of the Dead
Lost Ships of Rome (#1101)
This episode has not aired in the past few months on Iowa Public Television.
Full Program: Watch the full episode and investigate ancient Roman shipwrecks 52:25
In 2009 a team of marine archeologists carrying out a sonar survey of the seabed around the remote Italian island of... 01:12
Follow along on a dive to one of five ancient Roman shipwrecks in one mysterious area. 00:31
Full Program: Watch the full episode of The Man Who Saved the World 53:10
Set over four hours on October 27, 1962, the tensest moments of the Cuban Missile Crisis, Secrets of The Dead tells... 02:13
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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.
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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)