Maritime mysteries, old and new, come to life in this series, combining scientific data and digital re-creations to reveal shipwrecks, treasures, and sunken cities on the bottom of lakes, seas and oceans around the world.
The quest continues in season five for shipwrecks, treasures, and sunken cities on the bottom of lakes, seas and oceans around the world.
S5 E1: Pearl Harbor 44m
The attack on Pearl Harbor took the US fleet by surprise and went down in history books. But draining the islands of Hawai using the latest scanning techniques not only reveals that the battle started far earlier and was far wider ranging than anyone ever knew before.
S5 E2: The secrets of Pompeii's Dead 44m
When Mt. Vesuvius erupted 2000 years ago, it buried the towns of Pompeii and Herculaneum. Today new discoveries are revealing a detailed timeline of the final heart-breaking moments of the citizens trapped in its aftermath.
S5 E3: The Amber Room 44m
The Amber Room is one of the world’s most valuable lost art treasures. Stolen by the Nazis and kept in a castle on the Baltic coast, it vanished in the brutal last months of the war.
S5 E4: The Alamo 44m
Archaeologists explore the events surrounding the 1836 Battle of the Alamo–America’s most famous siege. Shipwrecks in the Gulf of Mexico tell of weapon trafficking that foreshadow the epic battle.