Blowing Up History
43:29

Blowing Up History: Secrets of the Acropolis

Season 1 Episode 1 Discovery Channel January 6, 2018

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The Acropolis has overlooked Athens for thousands of years. Now scientists aim to reveal how it was built, what it looked like, and how it's still standing. Series also known ...

The Acropolis has overlooked Athens for thousands of years. Now scientists aim to reveal how it was built, what it looked like, and how it's still standing. Series also known as Unearthed.

Blowing Up History
43:04

Blowing Up History: Sex, Lies, and the Taj Mahal

Season 2 Episode 8 Discovery Channel March 3, 2018

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The Taj Mahal is one of the world's most beautiful monuments, but new investigations reveal its dark secrets. Scientists are uncovering codes that tell a shocking story of ...

The Taj Mahal is one of the world's most beautiful monuments, but new investigations reveal its dark secrets. Scientists are uncovering codes that tell a shocking story of power and betrayal, challenging everything we thought we knew about the Taj Mahal.

Blowing Up History
43:27

Blowing Up History: Hunt for King Arthur's Castle

Season 2 Episode 6 Discovery Channel February 11, 2018

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A castle in Scotland could be the home of King Arthur's legendary Round Table. Scientists have made a gruesome discovery at this mysterious site: a disfigured skeleton that ...

A castle in Scotland could be the home of King Arthur's legendary Round Table. Scientists have made a gruesome discovery at this mysterious site: a disfigured skeleton that could reveal the castle's bloody secrets and rewrite the history books.

Blowing Up History
43:29

Blowing Up History: Great Wall of China

Season 1 Episode 6 Discovery Channel February 10, 2018

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The series finale reveals the secrets of the ancient Chinese engineers and unravels the mysteries of the most ambitious construction in the history of mankind.

The series finale reveals the secrets of the ancient Chinese engineers and unravels the mysteries of the most ambitious construction in the history of mankind.

Blowing Up History
42:15

Blowing Up History: Ghosts of Stonehenge

Season 2 Episode 7 Discovery Channel February 18, 2018

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Stonehenge is the ancient world's greatest wonder and biggest mystery. Now, new discoveries are revealing its deepest and darkest secrets, showing how ancient magic, bizarre ...

Stonehenge is the ancient world's greatest wonder and biggest mystery. Now, new discoveries are revealing its deepest and darkest secrets, showing how ancient magic, bizarre rituals, and brutal murder built this strange monument.

Blowing Up History
41:57

Blowing Up History: Lost World Of The Colosseum

Season 2 Episode 11 Discovery Channel March 18, 2018

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New evidence uncovers the ancient mysteries behind the iconic Colosseum. Archaeologists uncover the secret lives of the gladiators and make new discoveries that help explain ...

New evidence uncovers the ancient mysteries behind the iconic Colosseum. Archaeologists uncover the secret lives of the gladiators and make new discoveries that help explain the rise and sudden fall of the Roman Empire.

Blowing Up History
43:32

Blowing Up History: Secrets of the Pyramids

Season 1 Episode 5 Discovery Channel April 1, 2018

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This episode unlocks the secrets of one of the most sophisticated and mysterious civilisations the world has ever known.

This episode unlocks the secrets of one of the most sophisticated and mysterious civilisations the world has ever known.

Blowing Up History
43:34

Blowing Up History: Medieval Cathedral Mysteries

Season 1 Episode 3 Discovery Science August 12, 2017

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A medieval engineering marvel may house the remains of the Bible's Three Magi. Scientists and experts delve into the mysteries of this religious site.

A medieval engineering marvel may house the remains of the Bible's Three Magi. Scientists and experts delve into the mysteries of this religious site.

Blowing Up History
43:37

Blowing Up History: Tut's Buried Secrets

Season 2 Episode 1 Discovery Channel January 7, 2018

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New discoveries explore the dark secrets of Tutankhamun's tomb. Archaeologists are finally finding answers to its ancient riddles, showing how his untimely death, his ...

New discoveries explore the dark secrets of Tutankhamun's tomb. Archaeologists are finally finding answers to its ancient riddles, showing how his untimely death, his calamitous burial, and an act of God made a minor king the most famous of them all. Series also known as Unearthed.

Blowing Up History
43:28

Blowing Up History: Hidden City of the Incas

Season 2 Episode 9 Discovery Channel March 10, 2018

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The 15th-century city of Machu Picchu is one of the greatest mysteries in archaeology. Scientists do not know why this city in the clouds was built, but investigations into ...

The 15th-century city of Machu Picchu is one of the greatest mysteries in archaeology. Scientists do not know why this city in the clouds was built, but investigations into secret Inca codes and deformed skeletons might finally reveal its ultimate mystery.

Blowing Up History
43:27

Blowing Up History: Lost City of the Desert

Season 2 Episode 12 Discovery Channel March 25, 2018

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The ancient city of Petra, a city carved from desert rock, has baffled experts for decades. Now, new technologies resurrect the city and reveal why the spectacular ...

The ancient city of Petra, a city carved from desert rock, has baffled experts for decades. Now, new technologies resurrect the city and reveal why the spectacular civilisation was suddenly abandoned.

Blowing Up History
43:28

Blowing Up History: Curse of the Blood Pyramids

Season 2 Episode 3 Discovery Channel January 21, 2018

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Giant pyramids at a strange site in Mexico are revealing the bloody secrets of a mysterious civilisation that vanished 1400 years ago. Little is known about this lost culture, ...

Giant pyramids at a strange site in Mexico are revealing the bloody secrets of a mysterious civilisation that vanished 1400 years ago. Little is known about this lost culture, but new discoveries are uncovering shocking evidence of human sacrifice.

Blowing Up History
43:27

Blowing Up History: Treasures of the Terracotta Army

Season 2 Episode 10 Discovery Channel March 11, 2018

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The Terracotta Army is one of China's greatest treasures, but there are still dark secrets surrounding this super-tomb. Newly discovered artefacts reveal the soldiers' ...

The Terracotta Army is one of China's greatest treasures, but there are still dark secrets surrounding this super-tomb. Newly discovered artefacts reveal the soldiers' supernatural enemy, and human remains point to ancient China's violent origins.

Blowing Up History
43:59

Blowing Up History: Secrets of the Maya Pyramid

Season 1 Episode 2 Discovery Science August 5, 2017

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In Mexico, the lost city of Chichen Itza holds ancient secrets of a strange civilisation. How was it was built and how did human sacrifice shape it?

In Mexico, the lost city of Chichen Itza holds ancient secrets of a strange civilisation. How was it was built and how did human sacrifice shape it?

Blowing Up History
44:02

Blowing Up History: Secret History of the Sphinx

Season 2 Episode 2 Discovery Channel January 14, 2018

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Recent forensic findings uncover the astonishing secrets of the world's most iconic monument, the great Sphinx at Giza. Join the extraordinary investigation as it reveals ...

Recent forensic findings uncover the astonishing secrets of the world's most iconic monument, the great Sphinx at Giza. Join the extraordinary investigation as it reveals which pharaoh commissioned this colossal statue and why it was never finished.

Blowing Up History
43:29

Blowing Up History: Mystery of Egypt's Mega Temple

Season 2 Episode 4 Discovery Channel January 28, 2018

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The Egyptian mega-temple at Karnak was once the political powerbase of the ancient pharaohs and the home to strange religious rituals. New discoveries of skeletons tell a ...

The Egyptian mega-temple at Karnak was once the political powerbase of the ancient pharaohs and the home to strange religious rituals. New discoveries of skeletons tell a story of jealousy, betrayal, and the rise of a new religion that changed Egypt.

Blowing Up History
43:24

Blowing Up History: Lost Temples of the Jungle

Season 2 Episode 5 Discovery Channel February 4, 2018

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New technologies reveal the startling truth behind the largest temple ever built, Angkor Wat. Accompany experts as they uncover how this colossal structure was constructed and ...

New technologies reveal the startling truth behind the largest temple ever built, Angkor Wat. Accompany experts as they uncover how this colossal structure was constructed and why one of the largest cities in the world was suddenly abandoned.

Blowing Up History
43:47

Blowing Up History: Inca Apocalypse: The Dark Evidence

Season 3 Episode 1 Discovery Channel October 7, 2018

History

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This program decodes mysteries and combines scientific investigations with CGI animation to reveal the secrets of structures and monuments from around the globe.

This program decodes mysteries and combines scientific investigations with CGI animation to reveal the secrets of structures and monuments from around the globe.