Egypt's Darkest Hour
secrets of the dead

Follow a team of archaeologists as they examine a rare mass grave dating to the collapse of ancient Egypt's Old Kingdom, when political infighting and a changing climate brought down a dynasty in a moment of crisis and catastrophe.

Episode Duration: 56 minutes and 46 seconds

Episode Number: 1704

About Secrets of the Dead:

Part detective story, part true-life drama, SECRETS OF THE DEAD unearths evidence from around the world, challenging prevailing ideas and throwing fresh light on unexplained events.

Using the most up-to-date science in the laboratory and in the field, scientists and researchers examine the missing pieces of each puzzle, completing the picture of what had been merely an assemblage of suppositions.


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Thu, Feb 22 2:00 P.M. Leonardo, The Man Who Saved Science     NH Explore (11.2)
Fri, Feb 23 3:00 A.M. Leonardo, The Man Who Saved Science     NHPBS (11.1)
Fri, Feb 23 4:00 P.M. Leonardo, The Man Who Saved Science     NHPBS (11.1)
Mon, Feb 26 1:00 A.M. Leonardo, The Man Who Saved Science     NH Explore (11.2)
Thu, Mar 14 2:00 P.M. Lady Sapiens     NH World (11.3)


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