Ancient Mysteries


Season 2, Episode 4: The Headless Gladiators of York

3.0 4 x
Archaeologists pore over the decapitated remains of more than 80 battle-scarred skeletons found at a site in York, all killed in the same ritualistic manner nearly two thousand years ago.

Season 2, Episode 2: The Ten Plagues of Egypt

4.0 6 x
Archaeologists investigate the veracity of one of the Bible's greatest and strangest stories, that of the ten plagues of Egypt. The hunt for the truth takes scientists to the ruins of ancient Egypt's greatest temple, the crater of a colossal volcano and a lost city in the desert.

Season 2, Episode 1: Stonehenge: The Final Mystery

4.0 9 x
Archaeololgists pore over evidence from a recently discovered mass grave that offers a new theory as to how and why the stone circle came into existence.

Season 1, Episode 6: Dead Sea Treasure Map

4.0 34 x
Documentary in which a team of archaeologists follow clues from the Copper Scroll, discovered in a cave high above the Dead Sea in 1952, that is thought to be a map that leads to a treasure haul estimated to be worth $3 billion.

Season 1, Episode 3: King Tut's Tomb: The Hidden Chamber

4.0 22 x
Ever since it was uncovered, Tut?s tomb and burial has baffled archaeologists. Now, we follow the evidence that has led to the stunning theory that it was originally built to house Nefertiti. And we join the experts as they forensically analyse the tomb, and hunt down the clues to solve this 3500-year-old mystery.
Episodes 2017

Season 2, Episode 8: Eden Revealed

3.0 51 x
An investigation of a huge complex of ancient stone monuments in southern Turkey, between the headwaters of the Tigris and Euphrates rivers, which some people have suggested may be the site of the Garden of Eden.

Season 2, Episode 7: Bog Bodies

4.0 17 x
In 1950, two bodies were discovered having been naturally 'mummified' in Jutland, central Denmark. But how did they get there? Using cutting-edge forensic technology, scientists can now piece together a story of vengeful gods and human sacrifice.

Season 2, Episode 10: The Real Tower of Babel

3.0 21 x
Archaeologists explore the remains of ancient Babylon in attempt to uncover the truth behind the Biblical story of the Tower, a construction high enough to reach Heaven until God struck it down.

4. The Headless Gladiators of York

4.0 10 x
2,000-year-old battle-scarred skeletons found were in York.

1. Stonehenge: The Final Mystery

4.0 25 x
New theories have arisen on the famous stone circle.
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