The Bone Detectives

An all-female team of scientists deduce life stories from bones of ancient grave sites.

Paleontologist Tori Herridge, mortuary technician Carla Valentine, and archaeologist Raksha Dave piece together life stories from ancient bones. Modern scientific techniques and supporting video animations combine with historical records and the opinions of experts to bring us tales of battles, misdemeanors, disease, tragedy and tragic accident.

The Bone Detectives is presented by your local public television station.

Distributed nationally by American Public Television