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Secrets of the Dead

Scientists seek to uncover celebrated mysteries of the past in this occasional British series.

Premiered: May 15, 2000

Rating: TV-PG

User Rating:4.42 out of 5 (24 ratings)

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The Wednesday Playlist: The Bridge, Camp, Secrets of King Tut

With so many crime dramas on TV, you'd think murder would be a universal language. But FX's The Bridge (Wednesday, 10/9c), an unusually timely and troubling mystery series set on the volatile border between Texas (sleepy El Paso) and Mexico (dangerou… Read more

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Bones of the Buddha Season 12, Episode 6 Jul 23, 2013 $2.99

From PBS: Did a 19th-century British landowner really discover gold, jewels, and the charred bones of the Lord Buddha in an underground chamber on his estate? Is the site of this 'discovery' the legendary lost city of Kapilavastu, where the real Buddha lived as Prince Siddhartha?

Ultimate Tut Season 12, Episode 5 Jul 10, 2013 $2.99

From PBS: Ninety years ago in Egypt the greatest archaeological find in history was made: The discovery of Tutankhamen's tomb and its golden treasures. But the real story has become shrouded in myth, with many mysteries around the tomb unsolved to this day.

Caveman Cold Case Season 12, Episode 4 May 15, 2013 $2.99

From PBS: A tomb of 49,000 year-old Neanderthal bones discovered in El Sidron, a remote, mountainous region of northern Spain, leads to a compelling investigation to solve a double mystery: How did this group of Neanderthals die? And could the fate of this group help explain Neanderthal extinction?

Death on the Railroad Season 12, Episode 3 May 8, 2013 $2.99

From PBS: In 1832, 57 young men from Ireland boarded a ship to America, leaving behind an impoverished country in hopes of a better life. They arrived healthy and ready to work. Eight weeks later all 57 men were dead. Did they all die due to a cholera pandemic as was widely believed? Or, were some of them murdered?

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The Man Who Saved the World(Season 12, Episode 1) PBS

The Season 12 premiere tells the little-known story of Soviet submarine commander Vasili Arkhipov, who likely averted World War III when he rejected a call to launch a nuclear torpedo while trying to elude U.S. warships during the Cuban Missile Crisis.

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  • Premiered: May 15, 2000
  • Rating: TV-PG
  • User Rating:4.42 out of 5 (24 ratings)
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