Near the fabled Pompeii is Herculaneum, another city buried and frozen in time by the eruption of Mount Vesuvius. Herculaneum Uncovered follows geo-archaeologists as they unearth precious artifacts that reveal what life was like before the eruption, and how the volcano devastated the town in a very different manner to Pompeii.
expiredexpired1081215284329cove108Herculaneum UncoveredDiscover the fabled city of Herculaneum destroyed by Mt. Vesuvius 2,000 years agoIn A.D. 79, the people of Herculaneum, a seaside town in Italy's Bay of Naples, watched in horror as Mount Vesuvius erupted, hurling a boiling, churning column of gas and ash 10 miles high into the sky towards the neighboring city of Pompeii. It was only a matter of time before Vesuvius would unleash its fury on Herculaneum, killing its citizens in an even more spectacular and gruesome way.2008-05-01 21:00expireddisabledshowfalse3979New York City's First Free Black Communities: Seneca VillageA closer look at the history and legacy of Seneca Village, Manhattan2018-10-16 21:00http://www.pbs.org/wnet/secrets/files/2018/10/Screen-Shot-2018-10-16-at-5.04.34-PM-480x270.png3017400924cove3972New York City's First Free Black Communities: NewtownA closer look at the history and legacy of Newtown, Queens.2018-10-03 21:00http://www.pbs.org/wnet/secrets/files/2018/10/Screen-Shot-2018-10-09-at-9.43.30-AM-480x270.png3017124261cove