The Ancient Astronomers of Timbuktu
The Quest for Stars in The Sand,
Guiding us to Africa's forgotten past...
The secrets of Africa's ancient astronomers are about to be revealed for the first time.
These medieval papers are in grave danger of being destroyed by the ravages of time - modern day scientists and researchers race against the clock to unlock the mysteries of these incredible libraries before valuable history is lost forever in the sands of the Sahara.
Can conservation experts fight against the elements to preserve these papers while academics of today reveal the knowledge of the Africa of yesterday?