Secrets of the Lost Empire

Discover how ancient Egyptians used nautical experience, ingenuity, and unwavering faith to raise massive 500-ton granite monoliths that have stood for thousands of years in tribute to their unparalleled early civilization.

Travel to Easter Island to discover the secrets of this vanished civilization through the “moai,” the massive headstones that these ancient islanders created to achieve peace and harmony, yet resulted in geological disaster.

Tour the crumbling public baths of Rome to learn intimate details of what life was really like for ancient Roman citizens, and in the process, discover the engineering feats that made these baths such an impressive achievement.

Travel to 12th-century China as engineers, scientists and scholars help reveal the intricate mysteries behind the revolutionary strength and elegance of the Rainbow Bridge.

The playlist bellow containes 4 episodes, each around 55 minutes long, in HQ: Pharaoh’s Obelisk, Easter Island, Roman Bath and China Bridge.

Join The Conversation

2 Comments / User Reviews

Leave Your Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *

This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.

  1. I believe it took more than ancient Egyptians using nautical experience, ingenuity to raise massive 500-ton granite monoliths. There must be a “missing” body of knowledge and technology that were utilized. The construction tolerances alone today cannot be duplicated….

    • There was a lot of Ancient Knowledge that has been lost, its not just the egyptians but you have the the babylonians, the azteks and their pyramids, the great wall of china etc a lot of knowledge has been lost and a lot of things to this day remain a mystery.