Our modern landscapes are littered with the remains of ancient superstructures. Now, archaeology reveals that this century's most exciting discoveries might actually lie at the bottom of the ocean.
Using the latest scientific techniques, our team of modelmakers, underwater detectives, and elite naval commandos investigate lethal weaponry of the past to solve the greatest mysteries of the ancient world's naval technology.
The science and technology of ballistics dates back thousands of years to the ancient world. Firearms experts reveal the power and range of ancient bullets, rockets, and bombs.
From apocalyptic skyscraper siege machines to ancient landmines and flamethrowers, most of today's lethal weapons have origins in inventions driven by one purpose: war.
Uncover the ingenuity of the ancient engineers of the Far East, whose innovations would take shipbuilding to new heights and create some of the largest and most fearsome navies of the ancient world.