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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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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?

Death On the Railroad Season 12, Episode 3 May 8, 2013 Paid

From PBS – A classic story involving foul play, cover ups, a murder mystery and a voyage of discovery explains what happened to a group of Irish men who immigrated to America. In 1832, railroad contractor Philip Duffy hired 57 Irish immigrants to lay railroad tracks in West Chester, Pennsylvania. Less than two months after their arrival, all 57 were dead. Did they all die — as was widely believed — from cholera? Or were some murdered? In 2003, twin brothers who discovered a secret file among their grandfather’s papers investigated the deaths of these men and found the location of their final resting place. Using the latest forensic and scientific investigative techniques, DNA, forensic analysis, facial reconstruction and historical detective work in Ireland and the U.S., modern detectives and experts unravel this extraordinary story.

Bugging Hitler's Soldiers Season 12, Episode 2 Apr 25, 2013 $2.99

From PBS: Spied upon by MI19 in a bugging operation of unprecedented scale and cunning, 4,000 German POW's revealed their inner thoughts about the Third Reich and let slip military secrets that helped the Allies win WWII.

Deadliest Battle Season 9, Episode 6 May 19, 2010 $1.99

The Battle of Stalingrad, the deadliest single battle ever seen, has been lauded as a shining example of Stalin's military genius, and altered the course of World War II permanently.

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Blackbeard's Lost Ship(Season 8, Episode 4) SMITH

The salvaging of the Queen Anne's Revenge, the flagship of early 18th-century pirate Blackbeard, from its watery grave off the North Carolina coast, is chronicled. The process enables researchers to determine whether, as legend has it, the pirate purposely (more…)

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Blackbeard's Lost Ship(Season 8, Episode 4) SMITH

The salvaging of the Queen Anne's Revenge, the flagship of early 18th-century pirate Blackbeard, from its watery grave off the North Carolina coast, is chronicled. The process enables researchers to determine whether, as legend has it, the pirate purposely (more…)

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