The Holy Grail and The Minotaur

Ancient X Files travels around the world to solve some intriguing riddles. Each story is a piece of detective work by an expert trying...

Episode 3 The Sphinx

Series on Ancient Egypt. The Sphinx - This instalment examines some intriguing new theories as to how when and why the Great Sphinx of...

Cheetah Blood Brothers

On Botswana's Linyanti Plainsa band of brothers reigns amongst the top predators. Three cheetahs: partners since birth, and one of the most efficient hunting...

The Great Inca Rebellion

History reports that the mighty Inca were swiftly wiped out by a small band of Conquistadors. But new evidence is being unearthed that may...

The Philosopher’s Stone and The Lost Ark

Ancient X Files travels around the world to solve some intriguing riddles. Each story is a piece of detective work by an expert trying...

Episode 4 Cleopatra

Series on Ancient Egypt. Cleopatra - Cleopatra has been depicted throughout history as a temptress who ruined two generals of Rome. Yet scholars now...

Croc Ganglands

In Zambia's remote Luangwa Valley there is one Nile crocodile so huge he reigns supreme as the undisputed king. Herecrocodiles thrive, and this ferocious,...

The Secret Underworld

In 1986 a group of Romanian scientists working near the Black Sea stumbled upon one of the most amazing discoveries of this centuryone that...

Episode 2 Survival

The Forbidden City in Beijing was an ancient palace whose very name inspired awe and fear. Until the 20th century the Forbidden City was...

Episode 5 Pyramids

Series on Ancient Egypt. Pyramids - The pyramids of Egypt are the most enduring monuments of the ancient world. From underground burial chambers they...