Videos Tagged: ancient

Religion
Derinkuyu
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In 1969, the city of Derinkuyu was opened for tourists. Before opening for tourists, officials in Turkey made sure to fully explore the underground city, for which they believe was part of an underg...

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Beauty
Queen Nefertiti
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Egypt never produced such beauty. Her name, Nefertiti, means “The Perfect One”. An Egyptian queen, Nefertiti was most famous for her beauty, and for her bust, which is now in Berlin’s Neue...

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History
The Greeks: Crucible of Civilization
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‘The Greeks: Crucible of Civilization’, produced by PBS pays a tribute to the glory of ancient Greece, telling the story of Greek democracy from its first stirrings in 500 B.C. through to the cata...

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Conspiracy
Did Aliens Build the Pyramids?
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All across the planet there are huge stone memorials. Nearly everybody knows they were made thousands of years ago by prehistoric man.Nonetheless could virtually everyone be mistaken about the pyramid...

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Science
Ancient drugs
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Join Dr. Andrew Weil and other leading physicians and scholars in this often-surprising look at the long history of drug use in different cultures worldwide.Since mankind’s beginning, in every civil...

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History
Prehistoric Park
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Images created by the UK independent producers Impossible, multiple award-winning creators of Walking With … series, Prehistoric Park is wildlife expert Nigel Marven and his team...

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Science
The Truth About Killer Dinosaurs
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In this innovative series, Bill Oddie is a great joy in comparing dinosaurs with their closest living relatives – crocodiles and birds. Joins forces with a team of experts to sci...

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History
The Story of Maths
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"Four-part series on the history of mathematics, presented by Oxford professor Marcus du Sautoy.In the first episode, the language of the universe, after showing how mathematics is...

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Religion
The Bible’s Buried Secrets
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In this landmark two-hour special, NOVA takes viewers on a fascinating journey to the scientific principles of modern religion.Buried Secrets of the Bible vividly recounts the saga...

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History
Mysteries of Asia: Lost Temples of India
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The mysteries of Asia series of three-part video was originally produced for The Learning Channel. During this segment, historians and others examine temples built in India over 1,...

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History
Ancient Apocalypse: The Minoans
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‘Ancient Apocalypse: The Minoans’ is a documentary film that attempts to explore the lost world of the Minoans that has intrigued people for thousands of years.Their palaces at...

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Social
Angkor Wat- Jewels in the Jungle
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This black and white documentary documentary explores the facts and mysteries surrounding the ancient temple that is Angkor Wat. Located now in Cambodia Angkor Wat has brought intr...

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History
Byzantium: The Lost Empire
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For over 1,000 years, the Byzantine Empire was the eye of the world – the origin of great literature, fine art and modern government. Heir to Greece and Rome, the Byzantine Empir...

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The Dancing Boys of Afghanistan
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Boys Dance of Afghanistan exposes the horrific practice known as Bacha Bazi, in which young men are sold to Afghan warlords and powerful businessmen to be trained as dancers perfor...

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Social
That’s  Greece
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This short documentary is really good attempt by the British Hellenic Chamber of Commerce (BHCC) when they presented this at their Annual Conference in London on 28 June 2011 to d...

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History
Seven Wonders of Ancient Greece
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Learn about the basis of Western Civilization. The Ancient Greeks were centuries ahead of their time, we can see this in their logic, ideas, and of course art. This documentary tru...

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History
Secrets of the Ancient Olmecs
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The ancient Olmecs in Mexico sculpted massive stone heads 3000 years ago, before even the Roman Empire was established. Thought to be carved in the likeness of their leaders, these...

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History
Secrets of the Aegean Apocalypse
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1,200 BC, an ancient Armageddon almost decimated every known civilization. What caused it is unknown? The theories of what happened all include one common factor, a group of people...

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Science
Search for the First Human (Sahelanthropus Tchadensis)
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Sahelanthropus tchadensis is one of the oldest known species in the human family tree.The species lived between 7 and 6 million years in western Central Africa (Chad). Upright walk...

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Science
Mars: The Red Planet
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If humans were going to visit another planet in our solar system, the first possible planet would be Mars. Its deserts are similar to earth’s, with dunes and mountains full of ir...

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Nature
Giants: The Mystery and the Myth
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Giants have been in multiple cultures mythology. But did they really exist? New scientific evidence shows proof that giants could have lived on earth.This is the full length versio...

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Nature
Before We Ruled the Earth: Hunt or be Hunted
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1.7 million years ago in Africa, Homo ergaster, an ancient predecessor of modern humans, had to dig to survive. They lived in the elements among the monsters of the era, such as sa...

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History
Ancients Behaving Badly
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Acting out is an old eight-part series for television history that will apply modern analysis to some of the most infamous rulers of the classic story.The trials of life of these p...

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History often forgets about them, but the reality is that there have been as many legendary female warriors as male
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He became a mole for the KGB in 1985, and did so until he was arrested in 1993. He sold more than 10 CIA agents to Russia
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The curse refers to a belief that those who disturb the mummy of a pharaoh will suffer something terrible
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Conspiracy theories have been trying with years to prove that the Illuminati and the New World Order are deeply involved...
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Roulette has a rich history going back hundreds of years which is difficult to summarize in one article. But here we go.
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