National Geographic Abu Dhabi brings an in-depth examination of some of histories most endless mysteries through a review of the facts and a breakdown of the events that took place. Mysteries will showcase stories that inspires people to go further to explore the greatest depths of the planet.
Mysteries: Lost Temple of the Inca
A feature documentary about mankind’s ancient connection to wilderness
In the mountains of Peru, an environmental scientist discovers the remnants of a lost temple submerged beneath the headwaters of the Amazon - his findings could save this sacred landscape from mining devastation and change the way he relates to wilderness.
Mysteries: Black Pharaohs: Sunken Treasures
Mysteries: Secrets of the Viking Sword
The Vikings were among the fiercest warriors of all time. Yet only a select few carried the ultimate weapon of their era: the feared Ulfberht sword. Fashioned using a process that would remain unknown to the Vikings' rivals for centuries, the Ulfberht was a revolutionary high-tech tool as well as a work of art. Considered one of the greatest swords ever made, it remains a fearsome weapon.
Mysteries: Viking Warrior Queens
It has always been thought that all Viking warriors were men, but new discoveries are challenging everything we thought we knew. Scientist and National Geographic Explorer Ella Al-Shamahi takes on a quest, using cutting edge science and technology to reveal evidence that elite Viking Warrior Women lived and fought more than a thousand years ago.