S6, EP6 "Crucifixion Mystery"
ON DEMAND
Some of the world's famous relics have secrets behind them that contribute to their complete stories. "Secrets" explores the mysteries relating to some of these historic landmarks to reveal the truths behind them. The latest research and forensic techniques are used to find out the stories behind the fabled cities, monuments and remnants featured on the show. Episodes include Egyptian historians on a mission to decode the mysteries of the Great Sphinx, archeologists unearthing secrets of Richard III, and an investigation into whether the bust of Nefertiti is real or a hoax.
Original Air Date: Oct 26, 2020 • Smithsonian Channel • 60m
S6, EP6 "Crucifixion Mystery"
ON DEMAND
Some of the world's famous relics have secrets behind them that contribute to their complete stories. "Secrets" explores the mysteries relating to some of these historic landmarks to reveal the truths behind them. The latest research and forensic techniques are used to find out the stories behind the fabled cities, monuments and remnants featured on the show. Episodes include Egyptian historians on a mission to decode the mysteries of the Great Sphinx, archeologists unearthing secrets of Richard III, and an investigation into whether the bust of Nefertiti is real or a hoax.
Original Air Date: Dec 23, 2019 • Smithsonian Channel • 44m
S6, EP5 "Egypt's Apocalypse Volcano"
ON DEMAND
A massive volcanic eruption in 44 B.C. may have hastened the end of the ancient Egyptian empire.
Original Air Date: Dec 16, 2019 • Smithsonian Channel • 44m
S6, EP4 "Rome's Sunken City"
ON DEMAND
Aims to uncover the truth behind our world's fabled cities, monuments and remnants.
Original Air Date: Dec 09, 2019 • Smithsonian Channel • 44m
S6, EP3 "Gangs of Pompeii"
ON DEMAND
Experts examine the underground world and political intrigues in the Roman city of Pompeii before it was buried in ash by Mount Vesuvius.
Original Air Date: Dec 02, 2019 • Smithsonian Channel • 44m
S6, EP2 "Viking Murder Mystery"
ON DEMAND
The remains of dozens of Norse warriors are found in a circular fortified settlement in Sweden, revealing a bloody power struggle 1,500 years ago.
Original Air Date: Nov 25, 2019 • Smithsonian Channel • 44m
S6, EP1 "Tut's Last Mission"
ON DEMAND
Experts examine a theory that treasures from Tutankhamun's tomb were meant to prepare him for an epic afterlife battle.
Original Air Date: Nov 18, 2019 • Smithsonian Channel • 44m