Secrets of Lost Empires

Secrets of Lost Empires

2000,
No synopsis available

Episode Guide

  • Secrets of Lost Empires - Pharaoh's Obelisk (Episode 10)
    Episode 10:

    Pharaoh's Obelisk

    Engineers re-create ancient Egyptian stoneworking feats.

  • Secrets of Lost Empires - China Bridge (Episode 9)
    Episode 9:

    China Bridge

    Engineers try to re-create ancient Chinese bridges from a scroll painting.

  • Secrets of Lost Empires - Roman Bath (Episode 8)
    Episode 8:

    Roman Bath

    Scientists and engineers build a replica of an ancient Roman bath.

  • Secrets of Lost Empires - Easter Island (Episode 7)
    Episode 7:

    Easter Island

    The origin of gigantic stone heads on Easter Island pose a mystery.

  • Secrets of Lost Empires - Medieval Siege (Episode 6)
    Episode 6:

    Medieval Siege

    Modern engineers try to recreate the trebuchet, a medieval siege-engine.

  • Secrets of Lost Empires - This Old Pyramid (Episode 5)
    Episode 5:

    This Old Pyramid

    Engineers try to construct an Egyptian pyramid using ancient building techniques.

  • Secrets of Lost Empires - Obelisks of Ancient Egypt (Episode 4)
    Episode 4:

    Obelisks of Ancient Egypt

    Engineers re-create ancient Egyptian stoneworking feats.

  • Secrets of Lost Empires - Incas (Episode 3)
    Episode 3:

    Incas

    Peruvians create suspension bridges with woven grass and twigs using methods of the ancient Incans.

  • Secrets of Lost Empires - Stonehenge (Episode 2)
    Episode 2:

    Stonehenge

    Engineers try to re-create Stonehenge in hope of understanding ancient methods.

  • Secrets of Lost Empires - Colosseum (Episode 1)
    Episode 1:

    Colosseum

    Engineers try to re-create the canvas roofs of Roman amphitheaters.