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Air Date: Sun, May 10, 2020 10:02 PM
Return to Mexico, where Steve Backshall explores a honeycomb of subterranean Mexican caves that the ancient Maya believed were a portal to a terrifying underworld. In a dark and flooded cave, Steve finds incredible never-before-seen artifacts.
Air Date: Thu, Dec 26, 2019 8:00 PM
Te Kuhane o te Tupuna (The Spirit of the Ancestors) This documentary film is a journey from Easter Island to London, in search of the lost Moai Hoa Haka Nanaia, a statue of significant cultural importance.
Air Date: Tue, Dec 17, 2019 8:00 PM
The Ornament of the World tells the story of a remarkable time in history when the Muslims, Christians and Jews forged a common cultural identity that frequently transcended their religious differences.
Air Date: Fri, Jan 11, 2019 8:00 PM
Travel to nine countries and across 1,400 years of cultural history to explore the astonishing artistic and architectural riches of Islam.
Air Date: Wed, Dec 19, 2018 9:00 PM
Discover how the last decade of groundbreaking archaeological digs has revealed major new clues to Britain’s enigmatic 5,000-year-old site and the people who constructed it.
Air Date: Tue, Nov 13, 2018 9:00 PM
Discover the cosmological secrets behind America’s ancient cities. Scientists explore some of the world’s largest pyramids and 3D-scan a lost city of monumental mounds on the Mississippi River; native elders reveal ancient powers of the sky.
Air Date: Sat, Sep 29, 2018 7:30 PM
From Israeli folk dance at the 92Y to eating knishes in the Lower East Side, Mickela gets a taste of this culturally, ethnically, and religiously rich group that is iconic to New York City.