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Secrets of the Dead - The Alcatraz Escape

The Alcatraz Escape
The three convicts who escaped Alcatraz in rafts in 1962 were swept out to sea and drowned, according to conventional wisdom. Now, a team of scientists believes the escapees could have made it to dry land-but only if they left at a specific time.
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//player.pbs.org/partnerplayer/NtqsDcjkpvwMjAnrE1Ga8g==/?topbar=false&end=0&endscreen=true&start=0&autoplay=false The three convicts who escaped Alcatraz in rafts in 1962 were swept out to sea and drowned, according to conventional wisdom. Now, a team of scientists believes the escapees could have made it to dry land-but only if they left at a specific time. /episodes/get/40155 /episode/40155 Secrets of the Dead: The Alcatraz Escape /episode-player/40155