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Checking Nostradamus' Math
03:12 — Predicting the future isn't an exact science, but making astrological measurements is. Checking some of Nostradamus' calculations reveals that his ast (more…)
The Many Layers of the Mona Lisa
03:14 — With a high tech camera, we can now deconstruct the Mona Lisa to reveal Da Vinci's process. And while his reputation as an inventor may be inaccurate, (more…)
The Light Feuds
02:57 — After proving himself with his reflecting telescope, Isaac Newton sent his groundbreaking work on light and colors to the Royal Society, and began a n (more…)
Built for Love
02:36 — The allure of the Taj Mahal isn't just architectural. Seen as a memorial to true love, the Taj was built out of grief after the death of Mughal empero (more…)
The True Father of Flight
02:25 — Long before Da Vinci was credited with being the first to understand the principles of flight, Eilmer of Malmesbury was testing his own theories of fl (more…)
The Disappearance of Alexander's Tomb
03:03 — References to Alexander The Great's Tomb stop suddenly in the fourth century; experts believe that its disappearance is related to the rise of Christi (more…)
The Real Excalibur
02:57 — According to blacksmiths and historians, King Arthur's legendary sword may have been a roman pattern-welded longsword. From: MYSTERY FILES: King Arth (more…)
Zorro's Prison Break
02:59 — Unjustly imprisoned by the Inquisition, William Lamport proved himself to be a real-world Zorro by staging a miraculous escape. From: MYSTERY FILES: (more…)
Zorro Wasn't Mexican or Spanish, But...Irish?
02:54 — Records reveal that one inspiration for the character of Zorro, a William Lamport who attempted to start a revolution in Mexico, was not Mexican or Sp (more…)
Mystery Files - Joan of Arc's Inner Voices
02:25 — Joan of Arc heard voices inside her head, but whether they were sent from God, a mental illness, or simply her unconscious mind is up for debate.
Mystery Files - An Irish Zorro in Mexico
02:54 — Records reveal that one inspiration for the character of Zorro, a William Lamport who attempted to start a revolution in Mexico, was not Mexican or Sp (more…)
Mystery Files - The Many Layers of the Mona Lisa
03:13 — With a high tech camera, we can now deconstruct the Mona Lisa to reveal Da Vinci's process. And while his reputation as an inventor may be inaccurate, (more…)
Mystery Files - Predicting September 11th
02:26 — After the attacks of September 11th, many claimed that Nostradamus had foretold the event. But further research reveals that his so-called prediction (more…)
Mystery Files - Did Newton have Asperger's Syndrome?
02:32 — According to some researchers, Isaac Newton's brilliant work, obsessive tendencies, and lack of social grace may be signs of the psychological develop (more…)
Mystery Files - Zorro's Prison Break
02:59 — Unjustly imprisoned by the Inquisition, William Lamport proved himself to be a real-world Zorro by staging a miraculous escape.
Mystery Files - The Beginning of Guerrilla Warfare
03:10 — Lawrence of Arabia's role in the Great Arab Revolt remains controversial, but it seems his unorthodox path gave him the experience to create a new met (more…)
A Hiccup in History
03:04 — December 25th is widely contested as the actual birthdate of Jesus, but the Gospel of Luke presents another discrepancy - in what year was Jesus reall (more…)
Mystery Files - Hidden in the Sand
02:56 — With almost no archeological evidence of the Great Arab Revolt, researchers take to the air to get a new perspective on the timeworn battlegrounds.
Mystery Files - Checking Nostradamus' Math
03:11 — Predicting the future isn't an exact science, but making astrological measurements is. Checking some of Nostradamus' calculations reveals that his ast (more…)
Mystery Files - The True Father of Flight
02:24 — Long before Da Vinci was credited with being the first to understand the principles of flight, Eilmer of Malmesbury was testing his own theories of fl (more…)
Mystery Files - The Light Feuds
02:56 — After proving himself with his reflecting telescope, Isaac Newton sent his groundbreaking work on light and colors to the Royal Society, and began a n (more…)
Mystery Files Season 1
Embark on a global journey as we re-open the books on history's greatest events, legends and people, to separate fantasy from reality.
Mystery Files Season 1
Embark on a global journey as we re-open the books on history's greatest events, legends and people, to separate fantasy from reality.
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  • Premiered: March 6, 2010
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  • Premise: Famous unsolved mysteries are reexamined with the help of modern technology. (more)

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