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Cradle of the Gods

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Located on a hilltop sanctuary, Göbekli Tepe in Turkey is the world's first known temple. It's 7,000 years older than the pyramids, older than Stonehenge and predates all known civilizations. We'll join a team of archaeologists, anthropologists and explorers as they sift through the evidence at Göbekli Tepe to uncover the real purpose of this enigmatic structure, reveal the identity of the extraordinary people who built it and understand why they suddenly stopped using it.