NOVA: Arctic Ghost Ship

Cannons and loose timbers on the starboard stern.  Diver Filippo Ronca taking measurements at the muzzle. (Photo Courtesy of WGBH.)
Cannons and loose timbers on the starboard stern. Diver Filippo Ronca taking measurements at the muzzle. (Photo Courtesy of WGBH.)

Unravel the greatest mystery in Arctic exploration: 160 years ago, the Franklin Expedition to chart the Northwest Passage vanished. Now, a Canadian team – in ARCTIC GHOST SHIP – discovers one of Franklin’s lost ships, a vital clue to the fate of the ill-starred expedition.

  • Wednesday, September 23. 8:00 p.m.