Secrets of the Dead

Discovery of the Bronze Age Boats

Clip: Season 16 Episode 1 | 3m 38s Video has closed captioning.

The Must Farm site sits in a landscape crisscrossed by a network of waterways. One of the big questions the team wants to answer is whether European Bronze Age villages like this were isolated — or if they had contact with the wider world. The archaeologists discovered eight pristine log boats suggesting these villagers were travelers.

Aired: 10/26/16

Rating: NR

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