Browse - Most popular shows featuring: archaeologyx






Lost Kingdoms of South AmericaLost Kingdoms of South America
BBC Four, 2013 Cancelled/Ended | Travel, History, Documentary

Join Dr Jago Cooper on a thrilling journey through South America's ancient civilizations. From the Incas to the Nazcas, discover the secrets of lost kingdoms. Uncover the mysteries of South America's past with Dr Jago Cooper as he explores the ruins of once-great empires. History comes alive in this fascinating series.


Tut's Treasures: Hidden SecretsTut's Treasures: Hidden Secrets
Other, 2018 Cancelled/Ended | History, Documentary

Howard Carter's discovery of Tutankhamun's tomb in 1922 made headlines across the world sparking a global frenzy for Ancient Egypt. But over the decades since the find, many of the pharaoh's priceless grave goods have disappeared into museum basements and archives across Egypt. Now all 5,398 objects are being reunited for the first time since their discovery at the new Grand Egyptian Museum.


The First InventorsThe First Inventors
SBS, 2023 Running | History, Documentary

Logie Award-winning actor and proud Tiwi Islander man Rob Collins leads a team of First Nations investigators in uncovering more than 65,000 years of invention and innovation. The First Inventors is the story of how entire landscapes were transformed, how prehistoric events were recorded as far back as the last ice age, how people navigated over extraordinary distances, and how whole societies were organised. From ancient superhighways for trade, long distance communication systems using secret languages engraved into message sticks, and unique social systems built to maintain genetic diversity, The First Inventors not only explores the past, but questions whether this ancient knowledge might hold answers to humanity's most pressing modern challenges.


Mary Beard's Ultimate Rome: Empire Without LimitMary Beard's Ultimate Rome: Empire Without Limit
BBC Two, 2016 Cancelled/Ended | Documentary, History
Rating: 4/5

This series is driven by questions which have fascinated and intrigued Mary Beard throughout her whole academic career. Why the Romans? What made them special? What formula for empire building did they have and why does it still seem so relevant today? Alongside these more familiar queries, Mary asks the unexpected questions...


The GreeksThe Greeks
PBS, 2016 Cancelled/Ended | History, Documentary

National Geographic's landmark event series, The Greeks, brings together historians, archaeologists, actors, athletes, scientists and artists to launch a groundbreaking exploration into the ancient Greeks' journey - not just to better understand their past, but to discover how their legacy illuminates our present, and will shape our future. The story of the Greeks is the story of us.


Jurassic CSIJurassic CSI
Nat Geo, 2011 Cancelled/Ended | Family, Discovery/Science, Educational, History

Dinosaur detective Dr. Phil Manning looks at beliefs and creates new questions about dinosaurs.


Italy's Invisible CitiesItaly's Invisible Cities
BBC One, 2017 Cancelled/Ended | Documentary

Using the latest 3D scanning technology, Alexander Armstrong and Dr Michael Scott uncover the hidden history of Italian civilization and city life.


History Cold CaseHistory Cold Case
Nat Geo, 2010 Cancelled/Ended | Documentary, History
Rating: 4/5

A documentary series which features the latest forensic techniques on human skeletons from across the ages in an effort to shed new light on the history of our ancestors. The series follows the work done by Sue Black at the Centre for Anatomy and Human Identification at the University of Dundee.


Mummy MysteriesMummy Mysteries
Travel Channel, 2020 Cancelled/Ended | Documentary
Rating: 3/5

An international team of experts reveal the shocking true stories behind ancient Egypt's most-infamous mummies. Using modern forensic science, they uncover horrific tales of life and death in one of history's most-vicious and turbulent empires.


The Pyramid CodeThe Pyramid Code
Other, 2009 Cancelled/Ended | Documentary

This is a documentary series of 5 episodes that explores the pyramid fields and ancient temples in Egypt as well as ancient megalithic sites around the world looking for clues to matriarchal consciousness, ancient knowledge and sophisticated technology in a Golden Age. The series is based on the extensive research done in 25 trips to Egypt and 51 other countries around the world by Dr. Carmen Boulter in the Graduate Division of Educational Research at the University of Calgary. The Pyramid Code features interviews with prominent scholars and authors in multidisciplinary fields: geology, physics, astrophysics, archaeology, bi-logical engineering, magnetic field theory, hieroglyphics, and Egyptology.


1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9