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 00:01:00publishdisabledshowfalse3471S16 Ep3: Neros Sunken CityFollow archaeologists who map underwater ruins of ancient Romes version of Las Vegas2017-03-29 08:00:00http://www.pbs.org/wnet/secrets/files/2017/03/sede-1603-full-mez2-480x270.jpg2365982884cove3403What happened at Baiae stayed at BaiaeBaiae was a resort where the Roman elites could let their hair down.2017-03-29 22:00:00http://www.pbs.org/wnet/secrets/files/2017/03/sede1603-nero-clip1-mez-480x270.jpg2365984295cove