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What Happened at Jamestown?
What was behind the starvation and violence that devasted the colony?


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Time Travelers
Spectacular mummies found preserved in Northwest Chinaís deserts suggest that Europeans came to China over 3 thousand years ago.


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A Texan Tall Tale
Did legendary gunfighter Wild Bill Longley escape the hangman's noose?


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The Real Pyramid Builders
Tombs of the pyramid workers revolutionize ideas of ancient Egypt.


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City of Gold
Excavations uncover the first royal tribal burial in southern Africa, revealing a rich and little-known 13th century trading culture.


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Viking Ships
Archeologists recreate Viking ships based on centuries-old wrecks found at the bottom of Roskilde Fjord in Denmark.


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Dead Man's Tales
Anthropologists use modern technology to identify soldiers killed at Custer's Last Stand in 1876.


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