Drain The Oceans

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Drain The Oceans

Synopsis

The most intriguing and iconic mysteries of the deep, in some of the most spectacular locations on the planet, solved by intrepid archaeological detectives and brought to life by stunning cinematic photo-real CGI.

Episodes

  • The Myth of the Pacific Pirate Ship

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    Fragments of porcelain and blocks of beeswax lead to a 250-year-old shipwreck and a forgotten trade route of vast cargo ships in the Pacific.

  • Rise of the Mob

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    Hidden in the oceans, lakes and rivers of the US lie wrecks revealing secrets to the rise to power of the American Mob in the 1920s.

  • Secrets of the Dinosaurs

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    Palaeontologists journey from Patagonia to Canada to overturn popular misconceptions about dinosaurs and uncover the real Jurassic Americas.

  • Alaska

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    The hunt for a legendary ghost ship in Alaska reveals a corner of the United States once known as “Russian America.”

  • Invasion USA

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    A shipwreck is thought to be a lost flagship from the War of 1812, and an artist uncovers her ancestor’s link to the burning of the White House.

  • $20 Million time bomb

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    The true story of one of the darkest crimes on the high seas; the sinking of the MV Lucona and its crew, all to claim a massive insurance pay out.