Forensic Detectives: Archaeology at Work DVD

Discovery Education

$59.95 $69.95
SKU: DC847277
Format: DVD
Grade Level:
Runtime: 55
Copyright: 2005

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Learn how detectives, archaeologists and coroners work together to investigate the past. Segments include
  • LOST CITY OF SHANG: Explore China's first dynasty to examine archaeological evidence that gives insight to its rulers and suggests reasons for its decline.
  • MAGNETIC CHAOS: Scientists study the evidence showing that Earth's magnetic poles have been shifting since the beginning of time.
  • MUMMIES OF PERU: The Chiribaya people buried their dead with items that have revealed clues about their civilization many centuries later.
  • JERUSALEM'S HISTORY: This city's ancient treasures say as much about the past as they do about the present.
  • CASE CLOSED: Explore the unusual finds that detectives, coroners, and archaeologists examine to solve a crime committed long ago.