The Ancient Life

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The Ancient Life takes viewers back in time to learn about prehistoric civilizations. Each episode focuses on a specific early civilization or any of their ancient practice. For example, they examine the secrets of Angkor Wat, the great pyramids and the Mayan mysteries.

Friday 9:00 PM et/pt on 3net
1 Season, 6 Episodes
October 9, 2011
Documentary & Biography, History, Travel
Cast: Brit Eaton, Damian Evans
The Ancient Life

The Ancient Life Full Episode Guide

  • Brit Eaton travels to the remote shores of Easter Island to find out what became of the people who once flourished there.

  • Host Brit Eaton travels to the highest peaks in Peru to explore Incan history.

  • Brit Eaton travels through Guatemala's jungles to research the lost empire of the Mayans.

  • Brit Eaton visits Mexico to get at the heart of Aztec sacrifice and determine whether the ancient civilization's gruesome reputation is deserved.

  • Host Brit Eaton delves into how Cambodia's famed Angkor Wat temple nearly vanished.

  • Egypt's pyramids are shrouded in mystery, and their biggest secret lies far beneath the surface of one of the world's most recognizable landmarks.