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Secrets of the Dead

Part detective story, part true-life drama, SECRETS OF THE DEAD unearths evidence from around the world, challenging prevailing ideas and throwing fresh light on unexplained events. Using the most up-to-date science in the laboratory and in the field, scientists and researchers examine the missing pieces of each puzzle, completing the picture of what had been merely an assemblage of suppositions.

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Thursday, Jan 10, 2013 - 11:00 PM    "Lost in the Amazon" A modern day quest to find the truth behind one of exploration's greatest mysteries: What happened to famed adventurer Col. Percy Fawcett who went looking for a city of gold - the Lost City of "Z" - in the Amazon in 1925 and disappeared in the jungles of Brazil forever? New archaeological digs, the science behind the discovery of "newly found" jungle cities and clues collected over the years reveal the fate of Fawcett. The program unravels the truth of what really happened to Fawcett, and shares surprising finds that are causing experts to re-think the image of a pristine uninhabited Amazon rainforest: a place that before Columbus, may have had large populations living in sophisticated towns and cities. D
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Thursday, Jan 10, 2013 - 11:00 PM "Lost in the Amazon" (WORLD)
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Sunday, Jan 13, 2013 - 7:00 AM "Lost in the Amazon" (WORLD)
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Thursday, Jan 17, 2013 - 7:00 AM "Deadliest Battle" (WORLD)
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Thursday, Jan 17, 2013 - 6:00 PM "Deadliest Battle" (WORLD)
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Thursday, Jan 17, 2013 - 11:00 PM "Deadliest Battle" (WORLD)
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Saturday, Jan 19, 2013 - 2:00 AM "Deadliest Battle" (WORLD)
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Sunday, Jan 20, 2013 - 7:00 AM "Deadliest Battle" (WORLD)
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Thursday, Jan 24, 2013 - 7:00 AM "Slave Ship Mutiny" (WORLD)
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Thursday, Jan 24, 2013 - 6:00 PM "Slave Ship Mutiny" (WORLD)
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Thursday, Jan 24, 2013 - 11:00 PM "Slave Ship Mutiny" (WORLD)
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