Sight Unseen

By Wondery

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Amanda Houston is a beautiful, popular High School student. An amateur surfing champion and model she has the world at her feet until she loses her sight in a tragic car accident. As she tries to cope with this drastic change in her life, she experiences unexpected psychic powers and a mysterious visitor comes to be her guide on the journey through her new world.

Episode Date
Wondry Presents Guru: The Dark Side of Enlightenment
00:06:13

When we face challenges in life, we seek answers from people we believe can help us. When tragedy strikes an exclusive retreat with a self-help superstar, many people are left to wonder: how far is too far? James Arthur Ray was an Oprah-endorsed self-help teacher who achieved fame, fortune, and influence. But friends and family members of his followers questioned his unorthodox methods, and tried to stop him. From Wondery, the makers of “Dirty John,” “Dr. Death,” and “The Shrink Next Door,” comes a story about the dark side of enlightenment. Hosted by journalist Matt Stroud.

Listen today at wondery.fm/sightunseen_guru.

Jul 01, 2020
Wondery Presents: Murder in Holllywoodland
00:04:53

It's February 2nd 1922, and all of Hollywood is about to wake up and learn that William Desmond Taylor, the most famous film director in town, was murdered in his home last night. The investigation will shine a light on some of Hollywood's most scandalous affairs, backroom deals, and underground drug dens. This real life Murder Mystery is one of the most iconic "whodunnit" cases of the 20th century that will leave you guessing and second guessing who killed William Desmond Taylor for weeks to come. Co-hosted by Tracy Pattin & James Remar

Listen to Murder in Hollywoodland: wondery.fm/sightunseenMiH.

Jun 17, 2020
Introducing The Daily Smile
00:04:12

Everyone needs a reminder about just how good people can be. On Wondery’s new series The Daily Smile, host Nikki Boyer brings you stories that will make you feel good each weekday morning. With interviews, inspiring clips, and chats with special guests and passionate friends, The Daily Smile takes you on a journey into goodness, gives you all the feels, and will leave you with a smile on your face. Listen to the full episode: wondery.fm/dailysmileSU

May 18, 2020
Introducing American History Tellers
00:03:54

Join Lindsay Graham, host of Wondery’s American History Tellers as he takes you to the events, the times and the people that shaped American culture. In the new season, Rebellion in the Early Republic, he explores the 1780s where the dust has barely settled on the American Revolution and new turmoil puts the country’s security at risk. Fear of violence and disorder haunted early Americans as class revolts and racial conflict threatened the very fabric of American life. Listen to the full episode: wondery.fm/AHT_sightunseen.

Apr 22, 2020
Introducing Fighting Coronavirus
00:07:34

The coronavirus outbreak and the global response to it is unprecedented. How did we get here? What comes next?

Author Steven Johnson is an authority on the epidemics of the past, and how lessons that humanity learned decades ago might help us fight a pandemic in our present. Every week on Fighting Coronavirus, Steven will talk to experts in health and technology about ways innovations and interventions can help bring the current crisis to an end. Each episode will keep you up to date on the cutting edge scientific breakthroughs being used to tackle this global crisis.

Listen to Fighting Coronavirus now: wondery.fm/sightunseenFC.

Apr 07, 2020
Introducing Joe Exotic: Tiger King
00:05:41

Joe Exotic devoted his life to raising and breeding lions, tigers, and other exotic animals at his Oklahoma zoo. He croons ballads, shoots guns, and puts it all on YouTube. But he’s also made a lot of enemies. And the biggest of all is the owner of a big cat sanctuary in Florida named Carole Baskin. The feud between Joe Exotic and Carole gets messy, vicious, and outrageous -- until both of them are pushed far beyond their limits. From Wondery, comes ‘Joe Exotic: Tiger King’, the story about two people who want to save animals and destroy each other. For the full episode go to: wondery.fm/sightunseenJE.

Mar 24, 2020
Introducing The Dating Game Killer
00:08:14

In 1978, Rodney Alcala won a date on the popular TV show, The Dating Game. What no one knew was that he was a prolific serial killer in the middle of a cross-country murder spree. In this six-part series, co-hosts Tracy Pattin (Hollywood & Crime) and Stephen Lang (Avatar, Don’t Breathe) take listeners on an unbelievable journey into Alcala’s twisting secret life. He hid behind normal jobs as a typesetter at a prominent newspaper and a summer camp counselor. How did this predatory monster fool employers, prison psychiatrists, and parole boards — all while committing heinous crimes from coast to coast? And how did a one-time appearance as a game show contestant help lead to his capture? From the makers of Dirty John, Dr. Death, and Young Charlie, learn the story of the most famous serial killer you’ve never heard of - The Dating Game Killer.


Listen today at wondery.fm/sightunseenDGK.

Mar 05, 2020
Introducing Dying for Sex
00:07:08

Listen to Dying for Sex at wondery.fm/DFS11.

When she’s diagnosed with stage IV breast cancer, Molly decides to do something bold: she leaves her unhappy marriage and embarks on a series of sexual adventures to help her feel alive. These experiences are beyond anything she could have imagined, so she shares the details with her closest friend, host Nikki Boyer. The two best friends dissect these hilarious, often touching stories. And they growing even closer as they share Molly's journey together. From Wondery, the makers of The Shrink Next Door and Imagined Life, Dying for Sex is a six-part series about friendship, death, sex, and what you do with the time you have left.

Feb 12, 2020
Introducing WeCrashed
00:05:38

The Rise and Fall of WeWork is a stunning story of hope and hubris. WeWork was the poster child for a new economy. Its founders wanted to revolutionize everything about the way people lived their lives. Its charismatic founder Adam Neumann had an intoxicating vision for the company — but did it ever match the reality?

Subscribe today: wondery.fm/wecrashedSU

Jan 29, 2020
Introducing The Sneak
00:08:36

The Sneak tells true crime stories from in and around the world of sports. This season, they look at the story of a football star who pulled off bizarre bank robbery that included a decoys, disguises, and an escape plan that has to be heard to be believed.

Subscribe to The Sneak today: wondery.fm/TheSneak_SU

Jan 14, 2020
Introducing Man in the Window
00:14:08
Jun 11, 2019
Wondery Presents: The Shrink Next Door
00:11:33
May 21, 2019
Wondery Presents: I, Survivor
00:09:08
Apr 23, 2019
Introducing Over My Dead Body
00:06:05
Feb 12, 2019
6 | Mr. Cross Would Like To Meet You
00:41:04
May 09, 2017
5 | ... Is About to Change
00:42:36
May 02, 2017
4 | Everything You Know
00:37:17
May 02, 2017
3 | Martine
00:38:57
May 02, 2017
2 | Awaken Part II
00:40:02
May 02, 2017
1 | Awaken Part I
00:39:04
May 02, 2017