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Masters of Trade

   2016    History
Trade, and in particular trade in luxury goods, drove the commerce economies of the Bronze Age. This is the time when the first super powers in history, Egypt and Mesopotamia, emerge and dominate the 'world' stage of the Mediterranean and Aegean seas and surrounding areas.
Series: Bronze Age

The Pyramids

   2014    History
The Great Pyramids of Giza remain one of the enduring wonders of the ancient world. This mesmerizing monument have eluded astronomers and archeologists for centuries. Why and how the ancient pyramids of the pharaohs were built? Were they merely burial tombs, or a cosmic vehicle to the celestial world? What were the motives and methods behind the orientation of the pyramids to face the four cardinal directions with extreme accuracy?
The world's renowned Egyptologists, astronomers and engineers join forces to solve some of the long-held mysteries about the pyramids.
Series: The Universe Season 7

The Human Body
The Human Body

   1998    Medicine
The Virtual Revolution
The Virtual Revolution

   2010    Technology
Becoming Human
Becoming Human

   2010    History
Walking with Cavemen
Walking with Cavemen

   2003    History
The Story of Science
The Story of Science

   2010    History
Prehistoric America
Prehistoric America

   2003    Nature
Wild South America
Wild South America

   2005    Nature