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Solving History with Olly Steeds is an investigative reality series that chronicles the adventures of the host as embarks on various missions around the globe searching for some of the most memorable treasures in history. The journey takes viewers from continent to continent and brings them up close with some of the mythology surrounding some truly legendary items that may or not exist. The mission is to locate the items through research, technology, and hard work. However, uncovering some of the most mysterious items in history requires a lot of luck as well, and viewers get a front row seat.

Wednesday 10:00 PM et/pt on Discovery on Discovery Channel
1 Season, 7 Episodes
January 13, 2010
Science & Technology, Learning & Education
Cast: Olly Steeds
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Solving History with Olly Steeds Full Episode Guide

  • Devil's Island is the most vicious prison center ever constructed. Escape was assumed to be impossible because of the jungle on one side and the sea on the other. But was this true?

  • Journalist Olly Steeds examines the Third Reich's fascination with mummies.

  • Olly travels Eastern Europe in search of the final hiding place of "The Amber Room" the pride of the Russian Czars before being looted by the Nazis in 1941.

  • Journalist Olly Steeds investigates the fabeled lost city of Atlantis to test theories of what really may have caused the annihilation of an entire civilization in an instant.

  • Journalist Olly Steeds searchesfor the legendary city of gold.

  • The Nazca Lines in Peru continue to puzzle archaeologists.

  • It's all new on Discovery! Journalist Oliver "Olly" Steeds travels to the ends of the earth to investigate the truth behind some of the worlds biggest mysteries.

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