Explorer: Dawn of Humanity
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Explorer: Dawn of Humanity

National Geographic November 24, 2016

Science

Biology

Ancient history

history

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Deep in a South African cave, an astounding discovery reveals clues to what made us human. Join a treacherous descent into this cave of spectacular and enigmatic finds, and ...

Deep in a South African cave, an astounding discovery reveals clues to what made us human. Join a treacherous descent into this cave of spectacular and enigmatic finds, and discover their implications for the epic tale of evolution.

Black Pharaohs: Empire of Gold
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Black Pharaohs: Empire of Gold

National Geographic September 15, 2018

Ancient history

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11-12
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It's a land of pyramids, gold, and ancient treasure, but it's not Egypt - it's the Sudan. Now, archaeologists are using every means possible in their search for clues about ...

It's a land of pyramids, gold, and ancient treasure, but it's not Egypt - it's the Sudan. Now, archaeologists are using every means possible in their search for clues about this long-neglected culture.

Tut's Treasures: Hidden Secrets
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Tut's Treasures: Hidden Secrets

Episode 1 National Geographic October 16, 2018

Ancient history

History

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11-12
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Since being uncovered, the objects found with the body of King Tutankhamun have perplexed Egyptologists. Now, with new technology, their secrets are revealed and a new vision ...

Since being uncovered, the objects found with the body of King Tutankhamun have perplexed Egyptologists. Now, with new technology, their secrets are revealed and a new vision of the boy king's rule comes to light.

Lost Treasures of Egypt
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Lost Treasures of Egypt: Curse of the Afterlife

Season 1 Episode 6 National Geographic March 26, 2019

Ancient history

History

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Archaeologists find extraordinary evidence of how the ancient Egyptians prepared for the afterlife and the disturbing lengths graverobbers went to.

Archaeologists find extraordinary evidence of how the ancient Egyptians prepared for the afterlife and the disturbing lengths graverobbers went to.

Mummies: Frozen in Time
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Mummies: Frozen in Time

National Geographic September 29, 2018

Ancient history

History

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From the western steppes of China to the moors of Northern Europe, well-preserved ancient humans continue to be found, and with each comes a unique and compelling glimpse into ...

From the western steppes of China to the moors of Northern Europe, well-preserved ancient humans continue to be found, and with each comes a unique and compelling glimpse into life in the past.

Lost Empire of Easter Island
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Lost Empire of Easter Island

Nat Geo December 28, 2019

Ancient history

Geography

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11-12
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We explore radical claims about the history of Rapa Nui's mysterious and controversial ancient islanders.

We explore radical claims about the history of Rapa Nui's mysterious and controversial ancient islanders.

Tut's Treasures: Hidden Secrets
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Tut's Treasures: Hidden Secrets

Episode 2 National Geographic October 23, 2018

Ancient history

History

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11-12
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For the first time in 90 years, the incredible treasures buried with King Tut are brought back together in the Grand Egyptian Museum, an impressive display that allows for a ...

For the first time in 90 years, the incredible treasures buried with King Tut are brought back together in the Grand Egyptian Museum, an impressive display that allows for a more in-depth analysis than ever before.

Kingdom of the Mummies
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Kingdom of the Mummies

Episode 1 National Geographic June 6, 2020

Ancient history

History

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Inside the ancient Egyptian necropolis of Saqqara, a team work to uncover a unique tomb complex in the hopes of locating a hidden burial chamber.

Inside the ancient Egyptian necropolis of Saqqara, a team work to uncover a unique tomb complex in the hopes of locating a hidden burial chamber.

Stonehenge Decoded: New Discoveries
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Stonehenge Decoded: New Discoveries

National Geographic May 26, 2020

History

Ancient history

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11-12
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Scientists use new technology to unravel the secrets of a recently discovered ancient monument in Ireland. Who made this Irish Stonehenge and why?

Scientists use new technology to unravel the secrets of a recently discovered ancient monument in Ireland. Who made this Irish Stonehenge and why?

Lost Treasures of Egypt
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Lost Treasures of Egypt: Tomb Raiders

Episode 4 National Geographic March 12, 2019

Ancient history

History

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11-12
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Egyptologist Don Ryan works against the clock to examine the contents of Tomb 49 - and makes a dramatic discovery.

Egyptologist Don Ryan works against the clock to examine the contents of Tomb 49 - and makes a dramatic discovery.

The Lost Tomb of Alexander the Great
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The Lost Tomb of Alexander the Great

National Geographic September 28, 2019

Ancient history

History

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11-12
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This is the story of archaeologists Dr Geoffrey Tassie and Prof Emad Khalil's hunt to find Alexander the Great's final resting place.

This is the story of archaeologists Dr Geoffrey Tassie and Prof Emad Khalil's hunt to find Alexander the Great's final resting place.

Lost Treasures of Egypt
44:13

Lost Treasures of Egypt

Episode 2 National Geographic February 26, 2019

Ancient history

History

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11-12
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Why did the great pharaohs of Egypt abandon the pyramids of Giza and choose a secret cemetery in the Valley of the Kings as their burial ground?

Why did the great pharaohs of Egypt abandon the pyramids of Giza and choose a secret cemetery in the Valley of the Kings as their burial ground?

Kingdom of the Mummies
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Kingdom of the Mummies

Episode 2 National Geographic June 13, 2020

Ancient history

History

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In a newly discovered tomb under Saqqara, a single stone sarcophagus with an unknown 2600-year-old owner draws the attention of archaeologists.

In a newly discovered tomb under Saqqara, a single stone sarcophagus with an unknown 2600-year-old owner draws the attention of archaeologists.

Lost Treasures of Egypt
44:13

Lost Treasures of Egypt

Episode 3 National Geographic March 5, 2019

Ancient history

History

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11-12
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Follow archaeologists hunting for Queen Cleopatra's lost tomb and a team of underwater archaeologists exploring the ruins of ancient Alexandria.

Follow archaeologists hunting for Queen Cleopatra's lost tomb and a team of underwater archaeologists exploring the ruins of ancient Alexandria.

Kingdom of the Mummies
44:13

Kingdom of the Mummies: Servants of the Serpent Goddess

Episode 4 National Geographic June 27, 2020

Ancient history

History

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11-12
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Two priests buried side-by-side, glittering riches, and a long-lost goddess - things don't add up but new technology can uncover the truth.

Two priests buried side-by-side, glittering riches, and a long-lost goddess - things don't add up but new technology can uncover the truth.

Kingdom of the Mummies
44:13

Kingdom of the Mummies: Breaking and Entering

Episode 3 National Geographic June 20, 2020

Ancient history

History

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11-12
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Archaeology is like detective work, so when a crew find a sarcophagus with a broken seal, they follow the evidence to determine who remains inside.

Archaeology is like detective work, so when a crew find a sarcophagus with a broken seal, they follow the evidence to determine who remains inside.

Lost Treasures of Egypt
44:13

Lost Treasures of Egypt

Episode 1 National Geographic February 19, 2019

Ancient history

History

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11-12
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New technology reveals how Tutankhamun's resting place remained hidden for so long, and an amazing new discovery in a 4000-year-old tomb.

New technology reveals how Tutankhamun's resting place remained hidden for so long, and an amazing new discovery in a 4000-year-old tomb.

Architects of the Ancient World
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Architects of the Ancient World

National Geographic September 27, 2018

Design and technologies

Ancient history

9-10
11-12
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Throughout human history, architecture has served to showcase power, express meaning and keep secrets. Now, thousands of years later, modern scientists are working to uncover ...

Throughout human history, architecture has served to showcase power, express meaning and keep secrets. Now, thousands of years later, modern scientists are working to uncover the truth behind these mysterious structures.