In September 1998, this group of engineers, archeologists, and historians met in Bath, England, the site of one of the best preserved baths from the Roman Empire. They came together to design and build an authentic Roman bath, one of the first buildings the Romans built wherever they went.

After 2,000 years, NOVA will build a Roman bath and try to uncover the secrets of the most technologically advanced building of the ancient world.


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