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Secrets of the Dead Previous Broadcasts

Cleopatra's Lost Tomb (Episode #1502H)

KQED Plus: Mon, Jan 16, 2017 -- 10:00 AM

Join Dr. Kathleen Martinez, criminal lawyer turned maverick archaeologist, as she searches for Cleopatra's lost tomb. Very little evidence remains of Egypt's last queen, but a radical new theory has led Martinez to look where no one else has dared.

Teotihuacan's Lost Kings (Episode #1504H)

KQED World: Sun, Jan 15, 2017 -- 4:00 PM

Follow a team of scientists exploring royal tombs beneath the ancient Mexican city of Teotihuacan. After decades of research, these imperial burial chambers may reveal clues about the long-lost Teotihuacan culture and its mysterious people.

Cleopatra's Lost Tomb (Episode #1502H)

KQED World: Sun, Jan 8, 2017 -- 4:00 PM

Join Dr. Kathleen Martinez, criminal lawyer turned maverick archaeologist, as she searches for Cleopatra's lost tomb. Very little evidence remains of Egypt's last queen, but a radical new theory has led Martinez to look where no one else has dared.

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • KQED 9: Wed, Jan 11, 2017 -- 1:30 PM

Vampire Legend (Episode #1501)

KQED World: Fri, Jan 6, 2017 -- 6:00 AM

Follow scientists as they uncover "deviant" burials dating back to medieval England, pointing to a belief that the dead could rise from their graves. Predating Eastern European legend, these discoveries force a re-examination of modern vampire lore.

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • KQED World: Fri, Jan 6, 2017 -- 12:00 PM

Cleopatra's Lost Tomb (Episode #1502H)

KQED 9: Wed, Jan 4, 2017 -- 10:00 PM

Join Dr. Kathleen Martinez, criminal lawyer turned maverick archaeologist, as she searches for Cleopatra's lost tomb. Very little evidence remains of Egypt's last queen, but a radical new theory has led Martinez to look where no one else has dared.

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • KQED 9: Wed, Jan 11, 2017 -- 1:30 PM
  • KQED 9: Thu, Jan 5, 2017 -- 4:00 AM

The Lost Gardens of Babylon (Episode #1304H)

KQED 9: Sun, Jan 1, 2017 -- 4:00 PM

This film examines a world wonder so elusive, most people have decided it must be mythical. Centuries of digging have turned up nothing. But they were digging in the wrong place. Now, this film proves the spectacular Hanging Gardens of Babylon did exist, shows us where they were, what they looked like and how they were constructed.

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