Season 37, Episode 2 Building Pharaoh's Ship

First Aired: January 12, 2010

An ancient Egyptian sea voyage to the mysterious Land of Punt believed to have been undertaken some 3500 years ago at the behest of the pharaoh Hatshepsut is investigated via reliefs on an Egyptian temple and an attempt to replicate the craft and sail it on the Red Sea.

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  • Premiered: March 3, 1974
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  • Premise: PBS's premier science-documentary series, which has won six Peabody Awards and more than 20 Emmys (four in 2002 alone) since its 1974 debut. `Nova' clearly, and often engagingly, `demystifies' a vast range of science, technology and history topics---past a… (more)

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