by BraveManNewWorld2
May 18, 2011

from YouTube Website

Ancient Discoveries is a documentary television series that focuses on ancient technologies.


The show’s theme is that many inventions which are thought to be modern have ancient roots or in some cases may have been lost and then reinvented.

Episodes of the regular series have expanded to cover other areas such as,

  • Egypt

  • China and East Asia

  • the Islamic world

Ancient Discoveries, much of the filming was done on location across the world.

The series uses contributions from archaeologists and other experts, footage of historical sites and artifacts, computer generated reconstructions and dramatized reconstructions along with experiments and tests on reconstructed artifacts.