Lost Cities With Albert Lin

Sunday 22 December 13:10 CAT

Promo

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Next trasmissions on tv

  1. Sunday 22 December at 13:10 CAT

    Inca Island In The Sky

  2. Sunday 22 December at 14:00 CAT

    El Dorado City of Gold

  3. Sunday 22 December at 14:50 CAT

    Petra's Hidden Origins

Synopsis

Lost Cities combines hi-tech archaeology, breath-taking visuals and genuine exploration to make headline-grabbing discoveries. Lost Cities brings adventure, science and archaeology together through our host Albert Lin. Our ambitious approach applies 3D scanning to some of the most extraordinary sites of antiquity. This series will deliver powerful, emotional stories with hi-tech imagery to bring the mysteries of the past vividly to life.

Episodes

Season 1
  • Fortress of The Knights Templar

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    National Geographic explorer and scientist Albert Lin travels to Acre, Israel, in search of the lost fortunes of the mysterious Knights Templar.

    Next Showing
    Sunday 22 December at 15:40 CAT
    On National Geographic
  • El Dorado City of Gold

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    National Geographic explorer and scientist Albert Lin travels to Colombia, South America, to find out the truth behind the legends of El Dorado.

    Next Showing
    Sunday 22 December at 14:00 CAT
    On National Geographic
  • Ghost City of The Pacific

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    National Geographic explorer and scientist Albert Lin travels to Micronesia, in the heart of the Pacific Ocean, to uncover the ancient island city of Nan Madol. Exploring the tombs, temples and ritual sites, all built upon man-made islands now shrouded by centuries of jungle growth, Albert discovers not just a city, but an entire ocean continent spanning thousands of miles.

  • Petra's Hidden Origins

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    National Geographic Explorer Albert Lin travels to Petra, Jordan, to discover the origins of the famous city. He finds out that it was built by the Nabataeans, a mysterious civilisation who learnt how to survive in the desert. He tracks down evidence of their cities and temples, and reveals that the ancient city of Petra was part of a much bigger network than he ever imagined.

    Next Showing
    Sunday 22 December at 14:50 CAT
    On National Geographic
  • Inca Island In The Sky

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    National Geographic Explorer Albert Lin travels to the mountains of Peru to discover the origins of its most famous site, Machu Picchu. Using LiDAR technology Albert finds proof of the people who came before the Inca, and treks high into the mountains to find their homes and ceremonial sites. Gathering the evidence, Albert reveals that the Inca city may have been inspired by another, even older civilisation.

    Next Showing
    Sunday 22 December at 13:10 CAT
    On National Geographic
    Next Showing
    Monday 23 December at 04:20 CAT
    On National Geographic
  • Stonehenge

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    For thousands of years before Stonehenge was built, the same area was inhabited by a mysterious, ancient people. Albert Lin goes on an epic adventure across England and Scandinavia to discover their secrets while a team of archaeologists uncover a unique stone structure that just might have been the reason Stonehenge was built.