Mummies: Secrets of the Pharaohs
Release Date: January 22nd, 2007
Not Yet Rated| hr. 40 min.
Using archaeological discoveries and genetics data, researchers and explorers piece together clues from mummies to better understand the culture, religion, medicine and daily life of antiquity. Relics and bodies provide a window into the world of the pharaohs and -- by reconstructing the DNA -- scientists hope to better understand present-day genetics and to advance medical treatments.
Director: Keith Melton