Old Croghan man dates to 400 BC. His bog preserved hands show perfectly groomed fingernails with half moon cuticles. Can modern DNA analysis connect this bog body to living relatives?
Bogs and Irish history are inextricably tied. Bogs provide electricity and turf to heat homes and thousands of native species make their homes in the soggy land. Here too lie ancient artifacts and bog bodies. Do archaeologists know how to save these wetlands?
A travel along the coastal road that traverses the West Coast from stem to stern takes you back in geological time. It's a journey through ancestral nesting sites and whale migratory paths. Learn how the Irish protect this treasure.