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Mummies Alive:

6 Surprising Mummies from Around the World

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6 Surprising Mummies from Around the World

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"Mummies Alive" tells the stories of six incredibly preserved mummies, each with their own secrets. Join scientists and archaeologists as they attempt to understand the lives of these corpses by using modern forensic techniques.


    • Saturday
    • 7:00pm
    Nov 03
    The Inca Maiden
    • Monday
    • 5:00am
    Nov 12
    The Inca Maiden
    • Tuesday
    • 3:00am
    Nov 27
    The Inca Maiden

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A Roman soldier buried under Mount Vesuvius ash. An Irish king preserved in a bog. A teenage Inca girl frozen in time at the peak of the world's tallest active volcano. Mummies are everywhere, and they are turning up in the most unexpected places. Most are in astonishingly good condition, and all have astonishingly good stories to tell. Discover their secrets as we conduct cutting-edge virtual autopsies to solve ancient cold cases and get unprecedented looks into lost civilizations.

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