The Truth Behind: Atlantis

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National Geographic
The Truth Behind: Atlantis

Synopsis

Myth or reality? Fact or fiction? The Truth Behind returns for a second series taking a forensic look at the worlds most popular and enduring mysteries. The Lost City of Atlantis, The Loch Ness Monster, UFO's, and the ancient Crystal Skulls are subjects that attract enormous conjecture and controversy. Using the latest scientific technology, expert opinions, and groundbreaking experiments, The Truth behind explores the most fascinating and perplexing unexplained phenomenons. In this series we delve deep, analyse the evidence, and test the theories of those who claim hard science supports the legends.

Episodes

  • The Crystal Skulls

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    Experts examine the provenance of Mitchell-Hedges Crystal Skull, which some believe to be a Mayan artefact dating to over 3,000 years ago.

  • UFO

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    With thousands of UFO sightings worldwide every year, can our alien experiences really all be put down to imagination?

  • The Loch Ness Monster

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    Armed with military-grade equipment, monster-hunter Steve Cowells dives into the murky waters of Loch Ness in search of the mythical creature.

  • King Arthur

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    Follow a team of experts as they sift through the legendary story of King Arthur in search of hard historical fact amongst the fiction.