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S9 Ep3
Mumbai Massacre
Mumbai Massacre
Timed for the first anniversary of the attacks, "Mumbai Massacre" brings viewers survivor accounts, closed-circuit footage from within the hotels and actual words spoken by victims and terrorists. Told from the perspective of the victims, the film places viewers inside the maelstrom, where they become witnesses to the critical events and decisions that meant the difference between life and death.
Premiered November 25, 2009
Video expires November 24, 2019
S17 Ep4
Egypt's Darkest Hour
Egypt's Darkest Hour
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The discovery of a rare mass grave with the bones of nearly 60 people outside Luxor sends archaeologists on a quest to find out who the remains belong to, why they were buried the way they were and what was happening in ancient Egypt that would have led to a mass burial. Could the collapse of the empire’s Old Kingdom provide any clues?
Premiered April 3, 2019
S16 Ep5
The Woman in the Iron Coffin
The Woman in the Iron Coffin
Follow a team of forensic experts as they investigate the preserved remains of a young African American woman from 19th century New York and reveal the little-known story of early America’s free black communities.
Premiered October 3, 2018
Video expires December 1, 2019
S17 Ep1
Scanning the Pyramids
Scanning the Pyramids
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Following the publication of Nature‘s article acknowledging the greatest discovery in Egypt’s Khufu pyramid for more than 1,000 years, THIRTEEN’s Secrets of the Dead: Scanning the Pyramids will unveil the adventure behind this revelation in a new documentary premiering nationwide Wednesday, January 24, 2018 at 10 p.m. on PBS (check local listings).
Premiered January 24, 2018
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Secrets of Spanish Florida
Secrets of Spanish Florida
Secrets of Spanish Florida – A Secrets of the Dead Special uncovers one story of America’s past that never made it into textbooks. Follow some of America’s leading archaeologists, maritime scientists, and historians as they share the story of Florida’s earliest settlers. It’s a story that has taken more than 450 years to reveal.
Encored December 27, 2017
Premiered December 26, 2017
Video expires November 30, 2019
S16 Ep4
Leonardo, The Man Who Saved Science
Leonardo, The Man Who Saved Science
Leonardo da Vinci is well known for his inventions as well as his art. But new evidence shows that many of his ideas were realized long before he sketched them out in his notebooks — some even 1,700 years before. Was Leonardo a copycat?
Premiered April 5, 2017
Video expires October 1, 2020