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A Samurai in the Vatican
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55:30
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A Samurai in the Vatican

In 1613, a Japanese samurai was sent to Europe to negotiate opening a new trade route.
Season 19 Episode 5
Hindenburg’s Fatal Flaws
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55:30
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Hindenburg’s Fatal Flaws

A fresh look at the flaws that led to the infamous Hindenburg disaster in 1937.
Season 19 Episode 4
The First Circle of Stonehenge
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55:30
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The First Circle of Stonehenge

A decade-long archaeological quest reveals that the oldest stones of Stonehenge originally belonged to a much earlier sacred site.
Season 19 Episode 3
Lady Sapiens
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55:25
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Lady Sapiens

Discover the untold story of prehistoric women through the latest science and research.
Season 19 Episode 2
Magellan’s Crossing
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55:30
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Magellan’s Crossing

Ferdinand Magellan’s expedition to gain control of the global spice trade resulted in the first circumnavigation of the globe.
Season 19 Episode 1
A chest is filled with stacks of money. | From "Secrets of the Dead: Gangster's Gold"
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55:23
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S18 E6: Gangster's Gold

Join three groups of treasure hunters, armed with modern technology and newly uncovered clues, as they set out to find the lost treasure of notorious Prohibition-era gangster Dutch Schultz and solve an 85-year-old mystery.
Season 18 Episode 1805
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55:21
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S18 E4: Viking Warrior Queen

Join a team of archaeologists as they examine one of the most significant Viking graves ever found and test the DNA of the remains of the female warrior buried inside, rewriting our understanding of Viking society.
Season 18 Episode 1804
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S18 E3: Building Notre Dame

Follow an investigation into the centuries-long construction of Notre Dame de Paris, uncovering the vast architectural, technical and human challenges that played out during the turbulent history of one of the world's most celebrated buildings.
Season 18 Episode 1803
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