Hindenburg's Fatal Flaws
secrets of the dead

A fresh look at the science and conditions surrounding the Hindenburg explosion reveals 10 particular flaws that directly led to the infamous disaster in 1937.

Episode Duration: 56 minutes and 46 seconds

Episode Number: 1905

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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Wed, Jun 12 10:00 P.M. Decoding Hieroglyphics     NHPBS (11.1)
Thu, Jun 13 2:00 P.M. Decoding Hieroglyphics     NH Explore (11.2)
Fri, Jun 14 4:00 A.M. Decoding Hieroglyphics     NHPBS (11.1)
Fri, Jun 14 3:00 P.M. Decoding Hieroglyphics     NHPBS (11.1)
Sun, Jun 16 9:00 P.M. Decoding Hieroglyphics     NH Explore (11.2)
Mon, Jun 17 1:00 A.M. Decoding Hieroglyphics     NH Explore (11.2)
Tue, Jun 18 8:00 P.M. Decoding Hieroglyphics     NH World (11.3)
Wed, Jun 19 1:00 A.M. Decoding Hieroglyphics     NH World (11.3)
Wed, Jun 19 9:00 A.M. Decoding Hieroglyphics     NH World (11.3)
Fri, Jun 28 3:00 P.M. Abandoning The Titanic     NHPBS (11.1)


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