The sacred blood of San Gennaro liquefies each year on the anniversary of his death.
Investigates the truth behind the Amazon myth that nomadic women warriors roamed the steppes and inspired the ancient writers.
In 1942 hundreds of skeletons were found in frozen Roopkund Lake.
Unearthing a well preserved mummy; the science behind mummification.
Forensic anthropologists and archeologists piece together the mystery behind a 700 year old murder.
Explores the afterlife journey of Einstein's brain, preserved by pathologist Thomas Harvey.
Brothers try to prove that their grandmother was the last surviving member of Czar Nicholas II's family.
New scientific evidence on cannibalism.
The ancient Sahara Desert community.
Forensic scientist John Verano helps solve a vast mystery in the deserts of Peru.
The eruption of Mount Pelee in 1902.
The legend of pirate captain James Avery, who attacked a merchant ship in the Indian Ocean in 1690, finding an enormous stash of jewels.
Sir Peter Blake's voyage into the heart of South America.
Ancient Greeks perfect the mummification process.
Relatives of those lost on the Titanic use DNA technology to identify remains of victims.
Uncovering the disease that killed Charles Darwin, which Dr. Rob McCall believes was a South American "assassin bug.".
Caves full of jars which contain skeletons are hidden in the Cambodian jungle.
Vladimir Lenin's embalmer details the debacle of preserving the great leader.
An international survey team investigates findings of Arabian mummies in the land of the legendary Queen of Sheba.
A forensic scientist examines what is believed to be Hitler's skull.
A company that exhumes bodies.
The demise of the city of Angkor happened quickly, despite its wealth, sophistication and power.
Amazonian tribes fight encroaching settlers, drug traffickers, and disease to retain their way of life.
Forensic entomologist Dr. Mark Benecke travels to Romania to investigate the legend of Dracula and separate truth from fiction.
Uncovering mass graves in Serbia.
Neda and Bonza learn to take on landmines in Bosnia.
A survivor of the Makin raid and a one-time prisoner of war search for remains of the members of the Marine Raiders who were executed during World War II.
Forensic scientists dig, sift and toil to unearth clues to some of the world's most compelling mysteries.
Excavation of mass grave sites near the former UN safe haven, Srebrenica.
Advancement of forensic science in the past two decades.
Examination of the Body Farm; follow a body from conception to death.
Retelling of the 1918 outbreak; microbe-battle with today's top scientists.