Ancient Skies

Discover how centuries of knowledge, experimentation, and engineering helped our ancestors understand the mysteries of space. Expert contributors decode astronomical myths and uncover the science behind their origins.

Recent Episodes

Gods and Monsters | Thursday, August 1 at 9:00 PM ET / Thursday, August 1 at 8:00 PM CT

Finding the Center | Monday, August 5 at 9:00 PM ET / Monday, August 5 at 8:00 PM CT

Our Place in the Universe | Monday, August 12 at 9:00 PM ET / Monday, August 12 at 8:00 PM CT

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