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    The Greeks

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    Delve into groundbreaking new explorations of the ancient Greeks' journey across time.

    Preview

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    The Greeks

    Original Democracy vs. Ours

    Comparing democracy in the U.S. today to its original version in Athens.

    Original Democracy vs. Ours

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    The Greeks

    The Trial of Socrates

    Early Greeks wrestle with fundamental ideas about society and citizenship.

    The Trial of Socrates

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    The Battle of Marathon

    In this iconic battle, a mere 10,000 Athenians withstand the invasion of Persian forces.

    The Battle of Marathon

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    The Greeks

    The Socratic M.O.

    Highlighting the unique approach and personality of Socrates.

    The Socratic M.O.

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    The Greeks

    Episode 3 Preview | Chasing Greatness

    See how the ancient Greeks reached the peak of civilization.

    Episode 3 Preview | Chasing Greatness

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    Revolution and Democracy

    In 507 BC, the people of Athens discovered their voice and democracy was born.

    Revolution and Democracy

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    The Birth of Science

    Meeting the world’s first scientists at the once coastal site of Miletus.

    The Birth of Science

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    The Greeks

    The Original Olympics

    Revisit the sacred origins of ancient Greece’s famous athletic competitions: the Olympics.

    The Original Olympics

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    The Cup of Nestor

    The first use of Greek letters we have is not a decree or contract but an expression of lo

    The Cup of Nestor

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    The Greeks

    Episode 2 Preview | The Good Strife

    Witness the Greeks’ emergence from the dark ages to construct the world’s first democracy.

    Episode 2 Preview | The Good Strife

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    The Oldest Piece of Greek Writing Ever Discovered

    Archaeologists inspect an artifact that changes our understanding of how states formed.

    The Oldest Piece of Greek Writing Ever Discovered

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    Birth of Civilization

    Archaeologists offer a glimpse at Greece at the time of the earliest human settlements.

    Birth of Civilization

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    The Greeks

    Bronze Age Collapse

    Mycenaean civilization succumbs to an epic collapse that brings the Bronze Age to a close.

    Bronze Age Collapse

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    The Greeks

    The Story of Prometheus

    Greek performers and vivid animations tell the tale of a rebellious god named Prometheus.

    The Story of Prometheus

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    Out of Chaos

    Greek myths offer a dramatic account of gods’ origins — as well as our own.

    Out of Chaos