Jay O. Sanders Documentaries
The Woman in the Iron Coffin, a 2018 documentary looking into the mystery of the remains of a woman found in Queens, New York in 2011. In October of that year, construction workers uncovered a body that was almost perfectly preserved in an iron coffin. Assuming it was a homicide they ca[...]
Building the Great Cathedrals: Gothic cathedrals are some of the most magnificent buildings on the planet, featuring stunning architecture and intricate artwork. They are easily some of the best achievements in human history. This documentary hosted by Jay O. Sanders looks into how[...]
First Face of America, a 2018 Nova documentary film with narration by Jay O. Sanders (The Day After Tomorrow) about possibly the oldest human remains ever found in America. More than 13,000-years-ago a teenage woman fell 100-foot into a cave in Mexico’s Yucatán an[...]
Prediction by the Numbers is a 2018 nova science documentary narrated by American actor Jay O Sanders (The Day After Tomorrow) exploring stories of statistics in action. Now that we have moved well into an age of big data, the science of prediction is becoming more preva[...]
Arctic Dinosaurs: Entering another dinosaur era, this documentary looks at the dinosaurs that survived in frigid, ice regions and asks the question—how did some dinosaurs survive in such drastic conditions? NOVA searches the Alaskan slopes for fossils and clues. Palaeontologists risk their liv[...]
A NOVA produced documentary which looks into how rocks are fundamental to life on earth. Around four billion years ago the Earth was nothing like it is today, it was a hellish world with a black surface and littered with super massive volcanoes belching toxic gasses into the atmosphere. The puzzling[...]
A collection of Jay O. Sanders documentaries.