SECRETS OF THE DEAD: The Lost Diary of Dr. Livingstone

SECRETS OF THE DEAD: The Lost Diary of Dr. Livingstone

Wed, 03/26/2014 - 10:00pm

Re-enactment of Dr. Livingstone in the market.

Credit: Courtesy of Parthenon Entertainment Limited

Examine new forensic techniques being used to study the famed explorer’s lost diary.

To celebrate the 200th anniversary of Dr. David Livingstone’s birth, new forensic techniques are being used to study the explorer’s lost diary, which reveals he was witness to the brutal massacre of slaves at the hands of their traders. The writings in this diary suggest Livingstone was far different from the legend that surrounds him. SECRETS OF THE DEAD: The Lost Diary of Dr. Livingstone airs Wednesday, March 26, 2014 at 10 p.m. on WXXI-TV.

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