Biblical Mysteries Explained is the Discovery Channel series that explores great events in the Bible, using new scientific discoveries to show how they happened. The two-part series investigates two of the strangest mysteries of the Bible, Exodus and Sodom & Gomorroah. Exodus tells the miraculous story of the escape of the Israelites from the pursuing Egyptians, when Moses parts the Red Sea. In Sodom and Gomorrah, the cities were consumed by fire and brimstone. Where these tales true? How could they be possible? A new breed of scientists believe that mega-disasters have happened in Earth's past, and will happen again. They believe that these disasters; floods, asteroid strikes, and more, were recorded by early man in folk legends, myths, and the Bible itself. Find out the science behind these stories, and learn how they may actually refer to real events in the Discovery Channel's two part special Biblical Mysteries Explained.