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 21:00expireddisabledshowfalse3810Hannibal in the AlpsSecrets of the Dead: Hannibal in the Alps Premieres Tuesday, April 10 at 8-9 p.m. on PBS.2018-04-10 21:00http://www.pbs.org/wnet/secrets/files/2018/03/Hannibal_Alps_80-480x270.jpg3011259278cove3794Training Hannibal's Military HorsesUncover the mystery of how Hannibal crossed the near-impregnable Alps to attack Rome.2018-04-10 21:00http://www.pbs.org/wnet/secrets/files/2018/03/Screen-Shot-2018-03-22-at-12.03.49-PM-480x270.png3010646100cove