Secrets of the Pharaohs

  • 2001
  • TV Show
  • TV-PG

A three-part series exploring mysteries of pharaonic Egypt through 'the new science of ancient DNA.' Included: Why did the 18th dynasty die with King Tut? Why were the pyramids built? What can an examination of a mummified noblewoman tell of her life?

Episode Guide

Unwrapping the Mummy

February 28, 2001

Lost City of the Pyramids

February 21, 2001

Tut's Family Curse

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  • Rating: TV-PG
  • Premise: A three-part series exploring mysteries of pharaonic Egypt through 'the new science of ancient DNA.' Included: Why did the 18th dynasty die with King Tut? Why were the pyramids built? What can an examination of a mummified noblewoman tell of her life? (more)

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