Out of Egypt

  • 2009
  • 1 Season
  • TV-PG

Examining ancient civilizations and their customs.

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Out of Egypt Season 1
Today's city dwellers may think of urban living as an improvement over the existence of our hunting and gathering ancestors. But Egyptologist Dr. Kar (more…)
Out of Egypt Season 1
Today's city dwellers may think of urban living as an improvement over the existence of our hunting and gathering ancestors. But Egyptologist Dr. Kar (more…)

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Eye for an Eye Season 1, Episode 6 May 7, 2010 $2.99

Violent images carved on Egyptian temples. Human sacrifice at an Aztec Pyramid. Witches burned alive in Salem. The torture chambers of the Spanish Inquistion. Kara Cooney traces the dark link between religion and violence running throughout human history.

Disposal of the Dead Season 1, Episode 5 Apr 30, 2010 $2.99

Kara Cooney examines mummies, tombs, graves, and burials all over the world to find out how different cultures prepared their loved ones for the afterlife. What do their different practices say about our relationship with the dead - and the living?

Birth of the Devil Season 1, Episode 4 Apr 21, 2010 $1.99

The devil - a symbol of all that we fear. But for the ancient Egyptians, and other early civilizations, the devil simply didn't exist. Somewhere in the course of human history, a force of pure evil began to emerge - and the devil was born.

Sins of the City Season 1, Episode 3 Apr 16, 2010 $2.99

Kara Cooney finds that life in cities isn't part of an inevitable march towards progress. Living in cities may actually cause more problems than it solves. But 12,000 years ago, a change in human behavior determined the very nature of modern civilization.

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