A look at how mummies were treated by the Incas in ancient Peru includes how the deceased were dressed in fine clothes and jewels; the banquets held for the ancestors; and how advice was sought from departed emperors.
A study of the "Knights Templar," a fanatical order of Crusade-era monks whose power and wealth were feared throughout Europe. Included: rumors of blasphemous rituals and the monks' fateful demise. Leonard Nimoy hosts.
"Quest for the Holy Grail" picks up where King Arthur left off, with a search for the legendary chalice from which Christ supposedly shared wine during the Last Supper. Included: interviews with historians. Host: Leonard Nimoy.
“Search for the Abominable Snowman” attempts to determine if the creature, known by such names as Yeti and Temu, is more than a folk tale. Included: interviews with Tibetan monks and Sherpa villagers who claim to have seen the beast. Also: an examination of mysterious hair samples. Host: Leonard Nimoy.
"The Sacred Waters of Lourdes" searches for scientific explanations for the supposed healing powers of the waters of the French mountain village, where a young girl claimed to have had a vision of the Virgin Mary in the 19th century. Leonard Nimoy hosts.