Episode 11- Lost World of the Colosseum
The Colosseum is the greatest icon of the world’s most powerful Empire. It was an arena of death and glory, and the source of epic legends. Now archaeologists are using new techniques to solve ancient mysteries about this spectacular ruin.
Why was it built here? And why did it collapse? With unique access to the only Gladiator bones ever discovered, Unearthed reveals astonishing new evidence for how they lived and died. Stunning CGI solves the Colosseum’s most incredible legend, of naval battles held inside its walls. And clues within the walls of the Colosseum answer ancient riddles about the rise and fall of the Roman empire itself.