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.
availableall_members1081215284329cove108Herculaneum 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.2008-05-02 00:01:00publishdisabledshowfalse3052Teotihuacán’s Lost KingsFollow scientists as they explore tombs beneath an ancient Mexican city.2016-05-24 21:00:00http://www.pbs.org/wnet/secrets/files/2016/05/sede-1504-full-mez-480x270.jpg2365762534cove3025Where did the ancient Teotihuacanos come from?Archaeologists examine the bones found at Teotihuacan to find out where tens of thousa2016-05-24 21:00:00http://www.pbs.org/wnet/secrets/files/2016/05/sede-1504-clip3-mez-480x270.jpg2365759656cove