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The AztecsVideo Clip (1:20)
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Though they could build complex suspension bridges, the Aztecs could not ward off diseases brought over by the Spanish.
Coroner's Report: Aztec Sacrifice
Coroner's Report: Aztec SacrificeVideo Clip (2:59)
Video Clip (2:59)
When Aztec priests made human sacrifices to their gods, they would tear out the victim's heart and hold it in the air. Would the heart really still be beating?
The Vikings Raid England
The Vikings Raid EnglandVideo Clip (3:28)
Video Clip (3:28)
Viking warrior Ivar the Boneless unleashes his Great Heathen Army upon England, opening nearly a century of raids and plunder during the Dark Ages.
Cinco De Mayo
Cinco De MayoVideo Clip (3:09)
Video Clip (3:09)
Cinco De Mayo commemorates the Mexican Army's successful defense of the city of Puebla against invading French forces in 1862.
The Black Death and the Byzantine Empire
The Black Death and the Byzantine EmpireVideo Clip (3:32)
Video Clip (3:32)
Byzantine Emperor Justinian's plans to reunite the Roman Empire are thwarted by an unlikely foe.
Cinco De Mayo Foods: Tacos
Cinco De Mayo Foods: TacosVideo Clip (3:31)
Video Clip (3:31)
In this Holiday Foods video, we take a look at the famous foods for Mexican's during Cinco de Mayo. Join Famous Fat Dave as he interviews a cook who knows how to make a great taco for the party. You won't want to miss this.
Cinco de Mayo Foods: Mole Poblano
Cinco de Mayo Foods: Mole PoblanoVideo Clip (3:01)
Video Clip (3:01)
In this Holiday Foods video clip, we go on an epic journey with host Famous Fat Dave. Join him as he tries to unlock the mystery of Cinco de Mayo's most unusual foodMole Poblano. See all the hilarious moments right here.
Chichen ItzaVideo Clip (4:35)
Video Clip (4:35)
This video clip from "Where Did It Come From?" explores the origins of the Temple of Chichen Itza, a Mayan pyramid in modern-day Mexico that features several unique features, including an echo designed to sound like a bird call.
Liutprand Rules the Lombards
Liutprand Rules the LombardsVideo Clip (3:38)
Video Clip (3:38)
Luitprand united the Lombards after years of instability under King Aripert.
Lombard LegacyVideo Clip (3:27)
Video Clip (3:27)
The Lombards were defeated by the Byzantines in the 8th century, but their culture continued to influence the region of Lombardy.
Alfred the Great
Alfred the GreatVideo Clip (3:46)
Video Clip (3:46)
Find out how Alfred the Great defeated Viking invaders and united the Saxon people.
Aztec IngenuityVideo Clip (1:29)
Video Clip (1:29)
Chinampas were a marvel of engineering that allowed the Aztecs to literally create new farming land where there was none before.
Charles Martel Repels the Moors
Charles Martel Repels the MoorsVideo Clip (3:49)
Video Clip (3:49)
Charles Martel, commander of the Franks, repels the Moorish advance through France and becomes the savior of Christianity in Europe.
Prophecy of Quexalcote
Prophecy of QuexalcoteVideo Clip (2:14)
Video Clip (2:14)
Did the ancient Aztecs predict the arrival of Hernan Cortez in 1519?
Bet You Didn't Know: Vikings
Bet You Didn't Know: VikingsVideo Clip (2:31)
Video Clip (2:31)
There's a lot more to these seafaring warriors than their famous longships. Get the full story.
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At the height of their power in the 15th and early 16th centuries, the Aztecs ruled over a large empire in Mesoamerica (now south-central Mexico).Go
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