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Ancient Discoveries

"Ancient Chinese Super Ships"

China's master shipbuilders create some of the most powerful warships and greatest fleets of the ancient world.  (Repeat)

Wed 9/9 8:00 AM  H2
Duration: 1 hour
Rated: TV-PG
Documentary, History, Science, Technology, Science and Nature

Crew:
Sean Barrett (Narrator), Phil Crowley (Narrator)

9/9/15
08:00 AM
"Ancient Chinese Super Ships"  China's master shipbuilders create some of the most powerful warships and greatest fleets of the ancient world.  (Repeat) H2
9/9/15
09:00 AM
"Ancient Torture Tech"  Revealing the terrifying truth behind torture; ancient inventors go to great lengths to develop precision devices to exact pain; the rack; burning at the stake; Vlad the Impaler.  (Repeat) H2
9/9/15
10:00 AM
"Robots"  The robotic inventions found in the mythical texts and how they compare with machines known in the ancient world.  (Repeat) H2
9/9/15
11:00 AM
"Lost Science of the Bible"  Investigating Bible stories to find if they have basis in scientific fact; determining Goliath's size and considering the technology of the sling David used to fell him; Tower of Babel; levitating a replica of the Ark of the Covenant.  (Repeat) H2
9/9/15
12:00 PM
"Ancient Death Machines"  Many of today's lethal military weapons owe their origins to inventors of the ancient world who created siege machines, land mines, flamethrowers and more.  (Repeat) H2
9/9/15
01:00 PM
"Ancient Chinese Super Ships"  China's master shipbuilders create some of the most powerful warships and greatest fleets of the ancient world.  (Repeat) H2
9/9/15
02:00 PM
"Ancient Torture Tech"  Revealing the terrifying truth behind torture; ancient inventors go to great lengths to develop precision devices to exact pain; the rack; burning at the stake; Vlad the Impaler.  (Repeat) H2
9/9/15
03:00 PM
"Robots"  The robotic inventions found in the mythical texts and how they compare with machines known in the ancient world.  (Repeat) H2
9/9/15
04:00 PM
"Lost Science of the Bible"  Investigating Bible stories to find if they have basis in scientific fact; determining Goliath's size and considering the technology of the sling David used to fell him; Tower of Babel; levitating a replica of the Ark of the Covenant.  (Repeat) H2
9/9/15
05:00 PM
"Ancient Death Machines"  Many of today's lethal military weapons owe their origins to inventors of the ancient world who created siege machines, land mines, flamethrowers and more.  (Repeat) H2
Ancient Discoveries

Premise
Historians reveal and discuss evidence of centuries-old theories and prototypes for many contemporary procedures and technologies, like brain surgery and computers.

Current cast
Sean Barrett Phil Crowley

Program data from Tribune Media Services, Inc.