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Grasp the full impact of the horrific Battle of Stalingrad, which changed the course of WWII and established the Soviet Union as a superpower. 11/22/2011

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Episodes of Secrets of the Dead9

Video thumbnail: Secrets of the Dead Vampire Legend

Secrets of the Dead

Vampire Legend

Follow scientists as they uncover the true origins of modern vampire lore

54:41

Vampire Legend

54:41

Video thumbnail: Secrets of the Dead JFK & LBJ: A Time for Greatness

Secrets of the Dead

JFK & LBJ: A Time for Greatness

In many ways, President Lyndon B. Johnson was the most unlikely champion of Civil Rights.

55:10

JFK & LBJ: A Time for Greatness

55:10

Video thumbnail: Secrets of the Dead Carthage's Lost Warriors

Secrets of the Dead

Carthage's Lost Warriors

This episode uncovers evidence that could rewrite the history of the Americas

54:41

Carthage's Lost Warriors

54:41

Video thumbnail: Secrets of the Dead Killer Flu

Secrets of the Dead

Killer Flu

Where did this particular flu strain come from, and what made it so deadly?

54:53

Killer Flu

54:53

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Video thumbnail: Secrets of the Dead The Sunflowers and Paul Gauguin

Secrets of the Dead

The Sunflowers and Paul Gauguin

Paul Gauguin took up residence at the Yellow House.

3:18

The Sunflowers and Paul Gauguin

3:18

Video thumbnail: Secrets of the Dead Who was Vincent van Gogh?

Secrets of the Dead

Who was Vincent van Gogh?

Who was Vincent van Gogh? How did his career as an artist start?

3:08

Who was Vincent van Gogh?

3:08

Video thumbnail: Secrets of the Dead Why did Vincent van Gogh cut his ear?

Secrets of the Dead

Why did Vincent van Gogh cut his ear?

Did he cut off his whole ear?

3:40

Why did Vincent van Gogh cut his ear?

3:40

Video thumbnail: Secrets of the Dead Bite force of the Cerrejón crocodile

Secrets of the Dead

Bite force of the Cerrejón crocodile

Scientists estimate the power of the Cerrejón crocodile's monstrous bite

3:03

Bite force of the Cerrejón crocodile

3:03

Video thumbnail: Secrets of the Dead Discovery of the giant snake, Titanoboa

Secrets of the Dead

Discovery of the giant snake, Titanoboa

Experts examined the bones of a giant snake they discovered at the Cerrejón mine.

3:39

Discovery of the giant snake, Titanoboa

3:39

Video thumbnail: Secrets of the Dead Which giant animal was the apex predator?

Secrets of the Dead

Which giant animal was the apex predator?

Follow scientists trying to determine which giant animal was the apex predator

1:33

Which giant animal was the apex predator?

1:33

Video thumbnail: Secrets of the Dead Discovery and development of Bronze Age Swords

Secrets of the Dead

Discovery and development of Bronze Age Swords

The expert swordsman demonstrate the sword making process of the Bronze Age

3:06

Discovery and development of Bronze Age Swords

3:06

Video thumbnail: Secrets of the Dead Discovery of the Bronze Age Boats

Secrets of the Dead

Discovery of the Bronze Age Boats

The discovery of log boats suggests the villagers at the Must Farm were travelers.

3:38

Discovery of the Bronze Age Boats

3:38

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Video thumbnail: Secrets of the Dead The Yellow House

Secrets of the Dead

The Yellow House

Vincent began to paint obsessively at the Yellow House.

2:54

The Yellow House

2:54

Video thumbnail: Secrets of the Dead Van Gogh’s Ear: Preview

Secrets of the Dead

Van Gogh’s Ear: Preview

What did Van Gogh really do on the night of December 23, 1888, in the town of Arles?

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Van Gogh’s Ear: Preview

0:32

Video thumbnail: Secrets of the Dead Graveyard of the Giant Beasts: Preview

Secrets of the Dead

Graveyard of the Giant Beasts: Preview

Follow scientists trying to determine which giant animal was the apex predator

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Graveyard of the Giant Beasts: Preview

0:35

Video thumbnail: Secrets of the Dead After Stonehenge: Preview

Secrets of the Dead

After Stonehenge: Preview

After Stonehenge Reaches Back 3,000 Years to Uncover Life in Bronze Age Britain

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After Stonehenge: Preview

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