Mythical BeastsSeason 1
From vampires to sea monsters, explore the history, archaeology and truths behind mythical and legendary creatures, and follow scientists and historians as they investigate their fabled stories.
- 1. The Dragon's InfernoOctober 14, 201842minTV-14SubtitlesEnglish [CC]Audio languagesEnglishNew discoveries reveal hard evidence showing that dragons were not just the stuff of nightmares, and experts use the latest science to explain why people believed in these wicked creatures.
- 2. The Kraken AwakensOctober 21, 201842minTV-14SubtitlesEnglish [CC]Audio languagesEnglishNew discoveries suggest that a sea beast like the Kraken could have existed, and experts examine a strange monster that could give shocking answers into this underwater mystery.
- 3. Curse of the VampireOctober 28, 201842minTV-14SubtitlesEnglish [CC]Audio languagesEnglishTerrifying new discoveries reveal the bloody truth behind the legends of vampires, and experts investigate why people believed these monsters had a taste for human blood.
- 4. Revenge of the CyclopsNovember 4, 201842minTV-14SubtitlesEnglish [CC]Audio languagesEnglishNew discoveries reveal the terrifying evidence of the cyclops, a one-eyed cannibal that could have been more than just a story.
- 5. Blood for the Snake GodNovember 11, 201842minTV-14SubtitlesEnglish [CC]Audio languagesEnglishNew discoveries reveal the bloody origin of the feathered snake god, and experts investigate why the ancient Mesoamericans believed that human sacrifice was the only way to appease the deadly monster.
- 6. Wrath of the MinotaurNovember 18, 201842minTV-14SubtitlesEnglish [CC]Audio languagesEnglishA new excavation at the mysterious home of the Minoans leads to a startling discovery about real-life origins of the Minotaur, and experts decode artifacts that point to bloody human sacrifices for the ferocious monster.
- 7. Dark Secrets of the SphinxNovember 25, 201842minTV-14SubtitlesEnglish [CC]Audio languagesEnglishNew discoveries uncover the dark secrets of Egypt's strange half-man, half-lion beast, revealing why the pharaohs were so intent on transforming into this powerful and ferocious monster.
- 8. Demons of the DevilDecember 2, 201842minTV-14SubtitlesEnglish [CC]Audio languagesEnglishThe latest science reveals that demons aren't just the stuff of horror stories, and as experts investigate shocking new archaeological evidence, they uncover the gruesome methods used to exorcise humans of demonic possessions.
- 9. Call of the WerewolfDecember 9, 201842minTV-14SubtitlesEnglish [CC]Audio languagesEnglishWerewolves were once so feared that people suspected of the power were hunted and killed, and many admitted that they could become these deadly creatures. New evidence reveals why a powerful hallucinogenic drug could be to blame.
- 10. Hunting the Loch Ness MonsterDecember 16, 201842minTV-14SubtitlesEnglish [CC]Audio languagesEnglishNew discoveries reveal the truth behind the Loch Ness Monster, and experts investigate the world's most mysterious waters in search of evidence that a prehistoric monster could still be lurking in the deep.
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