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Unlocking the Great Pyramid

   2008    History
When ancient architects completed construction on the Great Pyramid at Giza, they left behind the greatest riddle of the engineering world—how did builders lift limestone blocks weighing an average of two and a half tons 480 feet up onto the top of the Pyramid? For centuries, adventurers and Egyptologists have crawled through every passageway and chamber of the Pyramid, measuring and collecting data in an attempt to determine how it was built. For the first time, a revolutionary theory argues that the answer may be inside the Pyramid. Architect Jean-Pierre Houdin and Egyptologist Bob Brier use 3-D software to unlock the secret.

Building the Great Pyramid

       History
The Great Pyramid of Giza's construction is still shrouded in mystery, despite it being the only survivor among the Seven Wonders of the Ancient World. In Building the Great Pyramid, travel back 4,500 years with the BBC as they re-create the circumstances under which it may have been built, as well as the daily life of the population at that time. Expert archaeologists, Egyptologists, and scholars share their latest theories on what may have happened. The film combines dramatic reconstruction, location shooting and state-of-the-art CGI computer effects. Directed and written by Jonathan Stamp.

Apocalypse: World War 1
Apocalypse: World War 1

   2014    History
The Beatles: Get Back
The Beatles: Get Back

   2021    Art
Wild Wild Country
Wild Wild Country

   2018    Culture
Love On The Spectrum
Love On The Spectrum

   2019    Culture
The Art of Russia
The Art of Russia

   2009    Art
The Crime of the Century
The Crime of the Century

   2021    Medicine
Engineering the Future
Engineering the Future

   2021    Technology
Ancient Aliens
Ancient Aliens

   2014    Culture