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Cities of the Underworld

Discoveries lie under the streets of today's greatest cities. 

Eric Geller (Host), Don Wildman (Host)

08:00 AM
"Beneath Vesuvius"  Ancient civilizations beneath the city of Naples.  (Repeat) H2
09:00 AM
"Rome: The Rise"  The ancient neighborhoods, sewer systems, aqueducts and theaters that lie beneath the modern streets of Rome.  (Repeat) H2
10:00 AM
"Underground Apocalypse"  Evidence of the apocalypse is under the holy city of Jerusalem; host Don Wildman gains special access to a sacred stone said to protect the world from ultimate chaos.  (Repeat) H2
11:00 AM
"Barbarians' Lair"  Host Don Wildman tracks down subterranean secrets from Europe's Dark Ages, including a secret society's immense quarries, Templar torture chambers and the tunnels of medieval "ghost knights."  (Repeat) H2
01:00 PM
"Katrina"  Specialists delve into the New Orleans underground to see how it stands in the wake of Hurricane Katrina and to assess whether the city would be ready for a similar storm in the future.  (Repeat) H2
Cities of the Underworld

A camera crew descends hundreds of feet below the streets of major cities -- such as New York, Cairo, London and Tokyo -- to explore the layered remnants of civilizations left buried deep under modern metropolitan centers.

Current cast
Eric Geller

Program data from Tribune Media Services, Inc.