Episode Guide

Season 1

Episode Guide

Garden of Eden

S1 E1
Mar 10, 2020
See how an 11,000-year-old monumental structure in Turkey is tearing the textbooks of human history to shreds.

Jonah and the Whale

S1 E2
Mar 11, 2020
Enter the ISIS-obliterated shrine of Jonah and witness the surprising truths discovered about this biblical tale.

Shrunken Heads

S1 E3
Mar 13, 2020
A look at the science behind head-shrinking and how this ancient ritual exploded into a gruesome, Victorian-era craze.

Ark of the Covenant

S1 E4
Mar 17, 2020
Journey from Jerusalem to Ethiopia as we search for the truth behind the Ark of the Covenant.

The Copper Scroll

S1 E5
Mar 24, 2020
Journey from the Holy Land to Rome as archaeologists reveal the secrets of a 2,000-year-old copper scroll treasure map.

King Solomon's Mines

S1 E7
Mar 31, 2020
Enter the ancient mines of Timna Valley, where archaeologists may have discovered the source of King Solomon's wealth.

Spear of Destiny

S1 E8
Apr 2, 2020
Discover centuries of stories surrounding one spear, involving historic figures Jesus, Charlemagne, and Hitler.

Plagues of Egypt

S1 E9
Apr 7, 2020
See how a 3,500-year-old apocalyptic natural disaster may reclassify the Ten Plagues of Egypt from fable to fact.

The Holy Grail

S1 E10
Apr 8, 2020
Follow experts around the globe on a quest to find the truth behind claims that the Holy Grail has been found.

Beasts of the Pharaohs

S1 E11
Apr 14, 2020
See how the bones of hippos, crocodiles, and an ostrich are raising new questions about life in pre-pharaoh Egypt.

Great Pyramid

S1 E12
Apr 15, 2020
An ancient diary and radical new theories are helping to crack the code of how the Great Pyramid of Giza was built.


S1 E14
Apr 22, 2020
The 1912 discovery of the bust of Nefertiti turned an all but forgotten woman into a global icon.

Tut's Tomb

S1 E15
Apr 28, 2020
Travel to Egypt's Valley of the Kings and examine the tomb of King Tut as we attempt to unlock its many secrets.

Egypt's Lost Princess

S1 E16
Apr 29, 2020
A recently discovered royal tomb in the Valley of the Kings is rewriting ancient Egypt's history.

Egypt's Lost City

S1 E17
May 5, 2020
Join the hunt to find the massive lost city of Pi-Ramesses, built 3,000 years ago by Egypt's most powerful pharaoh.

The Pharaoh in the Suburbs

S1 E18
May 6, 2020
How did such an important work of art end up shattered and discarded in a muddy hole in a Cairo suburb?

Riddle of Petra

S1 E19
May 7, 2020
What made Petra's people abandon their city after surviving Roman occupation, massive earthquakes, and a flood?

America's Lost Pyramid

S1 E20
May 12, 2020
What destroyed America's first great empire? Was it a drought? A civil war? Or a natural disaster of biblical proportions?

Stonehenge Mystery

S1 E21
May 13, 2020
Was Stonehenge built to be an observatory, a cathedral, or a mass grave?

Hunt for Atlantis

S1 E22
May 18, 2020
Is it possible that Atlantis really existed? New evidence of an ancient lost civilization raises surprising new theories.

Bog Bodies

S1 E23
May 19, 2020
Discover new, unsettling theories involving the 2,000-year-old mummified corpses found in Northern Europe.

Headless Gladiators of York

S1 E24
May 20, 2020
Visit what is perhaps the world's largest gladiator cemetery, not in Rome, but 1,000 miles away in Northern England.

Grave of the Vikings

S1 E25
Jun 2, 2020
Follow archaeologists and scientists as they reveal newly found secrets about the last days of the Vikings.

Easter Island

S1 E27
Jun 4, 2020
Was Easter Island's cultural decline caused by natural disaster, overpopulation, or war? One statue may have the answer.

Blackbeard's Ship

S1 E29
Jun 10, 2020
Follow nautical archaeologists and historians on their search for Blackbeard's ship and the truth behind its sinking.

Tower of Babel

S1 E30
Jun 16, 2020
Visit the ancient city of Babylon, where scientists have unearthed secrets about the legendary Tower of Babel.