Fall of Civilizations Podcast

Paul Cooper

A history podcast about the fall of civilizations through time.

1:09:56 | Feb 7th, 2019

In the tropical forests of Central America, vast stone pyramids slowly crumble beneath the trees. In this episode, we look at one of history's great romantic mysteries: the fall of the Classic Maya C...Show More

4:14:47 | Dec 16th, 2019

Beneath the busy streets of Mexico City, a buried god lies waiting to be discovered... This episode, we look back at the age of the Aztecs. Learn how this society grew from nothing to create one of t...Show More
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2:29:20 | Oct 25th, 2019

In the dusts of Iraq, the ruins of the world's first civilization lie buried. This episode, we travel into the extremely distant past to look at the Sumerians. These ancient people invented writing ...Show More

2:16:28 | Aug 29th, 2019

Today, the Songhai Empire is all but forgotten by history. But this medieval kingdom was once the most powerful force in Africa. Find out how this civilization grew up on the fringes of the Sahara De...Show More

1:43:45 | Jun 29th, 2019

On one of the world’s most isolated islands, hundreds of vast stone statues lie mouldering in the grass. In this episode, we take a look at one of archaeology’s most enduring puzzles: the mystery of...Show More
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