(Science/knowledge, 20×50 min.) Following on from series one, Ancient Engineering 2 continues to unearth the incredible secrets of ancient engineers who pioneered techniques and inventions that changed the world and directly inspired and shaped the buildings, structures and technology of today. Topics explored include the construction of ancient stadiums, how we first navigated the globe and the development of deadly weapons.

Distributor: ZDF Studios

Pitch Perfect: “Produced by our affiliate Off the Fence for Curiosity Stream in association with ZDF Studios, each stand-alone episode showcases one landmark engineering milestone—iconic achievements such as the building of the Colosseum, the invention of ships and the construction of Angkor Wat in the Cambodian jungle.” —Ralf Rückauer, VP Unscripted

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