Lost Viking Army

Bioarchaeologists investigate a ninth-century mass grave in a rural English village. Will the remains unlock the mystery of the “Great Heathen Army,” a legendary Viking fighting force that once invaded England?

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First Horse Warriors

The advent of horse riding changed the course of human history and our genetic makeup.

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Inside the Megafire

Scientists investigate the deadly megafires that swept through California in 2018.

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Saving the Dead Sea

Can a daring water engineering project revive the Dead Sea without altering its chemistry?

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The Next Pompeii

In the shadow of Vesuvius and Pompeii, a lesser-known volcano puts Naples at risk.