Secrets of the Dead

Episode Guide


Season 13


The Lost Gardens of Babylon (#1304)

Airs: Wednesday, May 7
This film examines a world wonder so elusive, most people have decided it must be mythical. ...

Carthage's Lost Warriors (#1303)

Carthage, the proud capital of the vast Carthaginian Empire, is ablaze. Marauding Romans are ...

The Lost Diary of Dr. Livingstone (#1302)

To celebrate the 200th anniversary of Dr. David Livingstone's birth, new forensic techniques are ...

JFK: One p.m. Central Standard Time (#1301)

Airs: Thursday, May 15
Fifty years after the tragic shooting of President John F. Kennedy, this episode chronicles ...

Season 12


Bones of the Buddha (#1206)

This show is a modern day Indiana Jones story: a tale of deception, treasure, intrepid adventurers ...

Ultimate Tut (#1205)

Ninety years ago in Egypt's Valley of the Kings, the greatest archaeological find in history was ...

Cavemen Cold Case (#1204)

Airs: Friday, April 18
A tomb of 49,000 year-old Neanderthal bones discovered in El Sidron, a remote, mountainous region ...

Death on the Railroad (#1203)

DEATH ON THE RAILROAD is a classic story involving foul play, cover ups, a murder mystery and a ...

Bugging Hitler's Soldiers (#1202)

Spied upon by MI19 in a bugging operation of unprecedented scale and cunning, 4,000 German POW's ...

The Man Who Saved The World (#1201)

SECRETS OF THE DEAD follows the drama and debate that surrounded the most critical point in the ...

Season 11


The World's Biggest Bomb (#1104)

Beginning in the 1950s, American and Soviet scientists engaged in a dangerous race to see who could ...

China's Terracotta Warriors (#1103)

The extraordinary story of China's 8,000 terracotta warriors begins two centuries before the birth ...

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