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Bombing Auschwitz (#1802) Duration: 56:46 STEREO TVPG (Secondary audio: none)

Join historians, survivors and experts as they consider one of the great moral dilemmas of the 20th century. Should the Allies have risked killing Auschwitz prisoners and bombed the camp to stop future atrocities?

Upcoming Broadcasts:

  • KQED World: Sat, Jan 25, 2020 -- 4:00pm Remind me

Cleopatra's Lost Tomb (#1502) Duration: 56:46 STEREO TVPG (Secondary audio: none)

Learn about the legendary queen Cleopatra, who ruled the Egyptian empire. Will an amateur archaeologist's theory reveal where the queen's lost tomb is hidden?

Upcoming Broadcasts:

  • KQED World: Thu, Feb 13, 2020 -- 6:00pm Remind me
  • KQED World: Fri, Feb 14, 2020 -- 7:00am Remind me
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Scanning The Pyramids (#1701) Duration: 56:46 STEREO TVG (Secondary audio: none)

Travel with the scientific team granted unprecedented access by the Egyptian government to solve a 4,500-year-old mystery: what lies within the Great Pyramid at Giza. Using non-invasive technologies, they make a historic discovery.

Upcoming Broadcasts:

  • KQED World: Thu, Feb 20, 2020 -- 6:00pm Remind me
  • KQED World: Fri, Feb 21, 2020 -- 7:00am Remind me
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  • KQED World: Tue, Feb 25, 2020 -- 2:00am Remind me
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Egypt's Darkest Hour (#1704) Duration: 56:46 STEREO TVPG (Secondary audio: none)

Follow a team of archaeologists as they examine a rare mass grave dating to the collapse of ancient Egypt's Old Kingdom, when political infighting and a changing climate brought down a dynasty in a moment of crisis and catastrophe.

Upcoming Broadcasts:

  • KQED World: Thu, Feb 27, 2020 -- 6:00pm Remind me
  • KQED World: Fri, Feb 28, 2020 -- 7:00am Remind me
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