Treasures Decoded

  • Episode 1 - Easter Island Heads

    The giant stone heads of Easter Island are some of the most recognisable statues on earth, but they're also some of the least understood. Treasures Decoded unravels a story of extraordinary struggle.

  • Episode 2 - Great Pyramid

    Can a newly discovered 4500-year-old diary resolve unanswered questions about the apparently impossible construction of the Great Pyramid at Giza?

  • Episode 3 - Egypt's Queen Nefertiti

    Who was Queen Nefertiti, and who made the famous blue-crowned bust that turned her into a modern icon? Treasures Decoded uncovers a story of political, cultural and religious revolution.

  • Episode 4 - Raising Blackbeard's Ship

    Treasures Decoded investigators set out to uncover what Captain Blackbeard's 300-year-old shipwreck - the Queen Anne's Revenge's - remains reveal about history's most notorious pirate

  • Episode 5 - Ark of the Covenant

    Did the Ark of the Covenant really exist? Where is it now? And what were the powers that it was said to hold?

  • Episode 6 - Christ's Holy Spear

    Treasures Decoded investigates the legend of the Spear of Destiny, which is said to have pierced the side of Jesus and to be connected to miracles

  • Episode 7 - Trojan Horse: The New Evidence

    The tale of the Trojan Horse is generally thought to be a myth, but is there truth behind the legend? Experts explore mounting evidence of the details of a genuine Trojan War.