Archaeology


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In the Beginning

1. Archaeology: A Secret History: In the Beginning

Richard Miles explores how archaeology began by trying to prove a biblical truth.

Hadrian's Wall: Life on the Frontier

3. The Flying Archaeologist: Hadrian's Wall: Life on the Frontier

Ben Robinson flies over Hadrian's Wall to reveal a new view of its history.

Stonehenge

1. Timewatch: 2008-2009, Stonehenge

Stonehenge, far from being a place of burial, may in fact have been a place of healing.

The Search for Civilisation

2. Archaeology: A Secret History: The Search for Civilisation

How discoveries in the 18th century overturned ideas of when and where civilisation began.

Norfolk Broads

2. The Flying Archaeologist: Norfolk Broads

Ben Robinson looks at hundreds of previously unknown ancient sites in the Norfolk area.

16/07/2012

The One Show: 16/07/2012

Michael Buerk joins Alex and Matt. Plus one of the smallest Olympic teams.

07/11/2011

Inside Out South: 07/11/2011

The programme meets squatters and those who have been affected by them.

Ice and Stone

4. Digging for Britain: Series 2, Ice and Stone

Dr Alice Roberts goes in search of our elusive Stone Age ancestors.

Britannia

1. Digging for Britain: Series 2, Britannia

Looks at Roman Britannia, where finds include the thickening mystery of 97 baby skeletons.

The Woman and Three Babies

4. History Cold Case: Series 2, The Woman and Three Babies

The team is called in to investigate the discovery of a skeleton dating from around 100AD.

Age of Romans

4. A History of Ancient Britain: Series 2, Age of Romans

Neil Oliver completes his epic journey with the modern marvels of Rome.

The Great Famine and the Black Death

3. Michael Wood's Story of England: The Great Famine and the Black Death

In 14th century Kibworth, a terrible famine is followed by the Black Death.

The Pharaoh Who Conquered the Sea

The Pharaoh Who Conquered the Sea

Archaeologist Cheryl Ward sets out in search of the mythical land of Punt.

Northern Ireland

25. Country Tracks: Northern Ireland

Ellie Harrison goes on a journey around the eastern coast of Northern Ireland.