Hunting Egypt's Sunken Secrets
Egypt – a country covered by desert. But could tantalizing clues suggest the success of this ancient civilization is down to their mastery of the water?
Today, investigators hunt for evidence across Egypt: from an underground shipyard near the Red Sea; to a vast waterfront at the Giza pyramids; and the discovery of the “Venice of Egypt” in the Nile delta. Using pioneering radar technology, marine archeologists discover the world’s greatest ancient harbour - Alexandria - uncovering sunken sphinxes and temples.
Using stunning CGI to piece together these maritime mysteries, can we discover how they shape the rise of ancient Egypt?