Unexplained Mysteries

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 Jan 31, 2019

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 Jan 29, 2019

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 Jan 7, 2019
Great voices. Effective and to the point. Well done team, excellent podcast. I love Conspiracy Theories too.


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 Nov 7, 2018
awesome - to the point, detailed and great hosts -

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“We don’t know.” answers too many questions. But in this podcast, we don’t take “we don’t know” for an answer. Every Thursday, Unexplained Mysteries investigates the greatest mysteries of history and life on earth, because the answer “we don’t know” is always the scariest. Unexplained Mysteries is part of the Parcast Network and is a Cutler Media production.

Episode Date
Lourdes Water - A Holy Cure?
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This natural spring in the Grotto of Massabielle is a small cave-like enclosure in the southern countryside of France. In 1862, the Catholic Church authenticated claims that the Virgin Mary made an apparition at the grotto to a young girl. Blind people can suddenly see, the lame can walk and the depressed experience euphoria. Is it a placebo effect or does the water have magical powers only some can experience?<br><br>Parcasters - Are you searching for a miracle cure for your podcast lineup? Check out our new show, CRIMES OF PASSION today! Listen now at parcast.com/passion<br><br>
Feb 21, 2019
Finding Cleopatra’s Tomb Pt. 2
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While excavating the ruins of a Christian church, Kathleen Martinez thought the site was actually part of something much bigger. She believed the site was in fact home to Cleopatra’s tomb that had been lost for over 2,000 years. Martinez’s intuition and insightful research have helped shed a tremendous amount of light on the Ptolemaic.<br><br><br>Sponsors!<br><br>BetterHelp - Unexplained Mysteries listeners get 10% off your first month with discount code UNEXPLAINED when you go to BetterHelp.com/Unexplained.<br><br>
Feb 14, 2019
Finding Cleopatra’s Tomb
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She is likely the most famous historical figure from Ancient Egypt. And yet, thousands of years after Cleopatra's reign, her final resting place has yet to be discovered. Archaeologist and historians struggle to find evidence surrounding her death and who and what she was buried with.&nbsp;<br><br>Sponsors!<br><br>BetterHelp - Unexplained Mysteries listeners get 10% off the first month with discount code UNEXPLAINED.<br><br>
Feb 07, 2019
Mystery of the Somerton Man Pt. 2 - The Tamam Shud Case
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In 1949, eight months after the Unknown Man’s body was found on Somerton Beach in Australia, luck knocked on the investigators’ door. After numerous dead ends, investigators finally received their first clue about the identity of the mystery man.<br><br>Sponsors!<br><br>Torrid - Go to Torrid.com and use Promo Code UNEXPLAINED15 for $15 off every $50 you spend! That means you can get up to $150 off a $500 order!<br><br>
Jan 31, 2019
Mystery of the Somerton Man - Tamam Shud
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The discovery of a corpse in 1948 on the beach in Australia creates a frenzy circulating rumours about the identity of the unknown man. In his pocket was a slip of paper with the phrase “Tamam Shud,” translating to “it is ended.” The authorities investigation was met with dead ends and more questions. Theories about his identity range from being a Cold War spy, a time traveler, or even a victim of alien abduction.<br><br>Parcasters - If this mysterious death piqued your interest, check out Richard and Molly’s other podcast GONE, that covered Michael Rockefeller’s disappearance and potential cannibalization. Listen now at parcast.com/gone<br><br>
Jan 24, 2019
The Lost Treasure of “Bad King John” Pt. 2
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In 1216, just before his death, English Monarch King John lost the original royal Crown Jewels. Were they lost to the landscape, buried beneath dozens of feet of silt and dirt? Or is it possible the jewels were intentionally misplaced? The tremendous loss of the crown jewels was perhaps karma for a king known for his cruelty.<br><br>Sponsors!<br><br>Zola - To start your free wedding website and also get $50 off your registry on Zola, go to Zola.com/UNEXPLAINED.<br><br><br><br><br>
Jan 17, 2019
The Lost Treasure of “Bad King John”
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In 1216, just before his death, English Monarch King John lost the royal Crown Jewels. Were they lost to the landscape, buried beneath dozens of feet of silt and dirt? Or is it possible the jewels were intentionally misplaced?<br><br>Parcast News - Be sure to check out Parcast’s first fictional crime show MIND’S EYE at Parcast.com/MindsEye!<br><br>Sponsors!<br><br>Torrid - Go to Torrid.com and use Promo Code UNEXPLAINED15 for $15 off every $50 you spend! That means you can get up to $150 off a $500 order!&nbsp;<br>
Jan 10, 2019
Unicorns Pt. 2
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Reports surfaced in the late 1800s from local tribesmen in the Congo claiming a small horse-like creature hid in the woodlands. Men went in search of the mysterious animal. The creature in question: a unicorn. Expeditions have continued throughout history to find a living unicorn.<br><br>Parcast - If you enjoyed this episode, check out our new show MYTHOLOGY! Subscribe today for more tales of mythical heroes, gods, and creatures!<br><br><br>Sponsors!<br><br><br>Project Blue Book - ​The new drama series Project Blue Book premieres Tuesday, January 8th at 10/9c on HISTORY.&nbsp;
Dec 20, 2018
Unicorns
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According to mythical beliefs, the unicorn is a shy creature, living deep in the forest and rarely venturing near people. The creature is found in literature dating back to 1800 B.C.E. and is referenced in the King James Bible. Was Lancelot a genetic mutation or a descendant from a real species?&nbsp;<br><br>Thank you to MYTHOLOGY Host, Vanessa for helping out with this episode!&nbsp;<br><br>Subscribe to Parcast's new podcast, MYTHOLOGY, for more episodes on mythical creatures, heroes, and gods!&nbsp;<br><br>Sponsors!<br><br>SimpliSafe - Go to SimpliSafe.com/UNEXPLAINED to get a special offer.<br><br><br><br><br><br>
Dec 13, 2018
The Garden of Eden Pt. 2 - Pinpointing Paradise
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On the hunt for the real location of Eden, Molly and Richard use biblical text as a map to locate where the Garden may have originally been located. The Middle East and South America are definitely possibilities for this paradise of religion and myth.&nbsp;<br><br>Sponsors!<br><br>Audible - Get 3 months of Audible for just $6.95 a month by going to Audible.com/UNEXPLAINED or text UNEXPLAINED to 500 500.
Dec 06, 2018
The Garden of Eden - Faith, fact, or fiction?
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The mythical paradise described in the book of Genesis has roots in cultures across the globe. Many explorers, conquerors, and fanatics have attempted to locate it over the centuries. Biblical and geographic evidence shows that the Garden may have really existed.&nbsp;<br><br>Sponsors!<br><br><br>SimpliSafe - Go to SimpliSafe.com/UNEXPLAINED to get a special offer.<br><br><br><br><br><br>
Nov 29, 2018
JFK Pt. 1: Lee Harvey Oswald
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Happy Thanksgiving Unexplained Mysteries fans! We hope you enjoy this sneak peak of our new podcast, Assassinations, where we examine history’s most dramatic deaths. If you enjoy this episode and want to listen to part two right now, subscribe to ASSASSINATIONS wherever you listen to podcasts!<br><br><br>"Loner. Drop out. Marine. Defector. Husband. Father. Lee Harvey Oswald was all of these things, but on November 22 1963, he came to only be known as the man who killed President John F. Kennedy."
Nov 22, 2018
“The Hungriest Man in History” Pt. 2 - Tarrare
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What is the science behind the way Tarrare ate the way he did? Most people wouldn’t consider eating 12 whole eggs at once possible, but in 1700s France, Tarrare was an anomaly. Competitive eaters today still can’t compare to this reigning king of bizarre eating.<br><br>Sponsors!<br><br>Parcast - We now have merch for sale! Head to Parcast.com/Merch now!
Nov 15, 2018
“The Hungriest Man in History” - Tarrare
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He was known as the Hungriest Man in history, eating his way through corks, stones, live animals, and by swallowing an entire basketful of apples one after the other. Was he the victim of a strange disorder or just meant to be a competitive eater? In Part II, Molly and Richard discuss what might have caused Tarrare’s strange affliction in 1700s France.<br><br>Sponsors!<br><br>Amazon Prime - Season 1 is available now. Watch the New Season of Lore out now, only on Prime Video.
Nov 08, 2018
“The Disappearing Financier” Pt. 2 - Alfred Loewenstein
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A millionaire investor goes missing. Who is responsible? We explore the chief suspects behind Lowenstein’s disappearance.&nbsp;<br><br>Sponsors!<br><br>Amazon Prime - Season 1 is available now. Watch the New Season of Lore out now, only on Prime Video.
Nov 01, 2018
"The Disappearing Financier" - Alfred Loewenstein
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A shrewd, confident businessman, achieving a net worth of over 12 million pounds in the 1920s, but would his business dealings eventually lead to his downfall?<br><br><br>Subscribe now to our new podcast HOSTAGE, featuring the riveting story of Patty Hearst's abduction by the Symbionese Liberation Army.<br><br><br>Sponsors!<br><br><br>Amazon Prime - Season 1 is available now. Watch the New Season of Lore October 19, only on Prime Video.<br><br><br>SimpliSafe - ​Go today to SimpliSafe.com/Unexplained.&nbsp;
Oct 25, 2018
Bermuda Triangle Pt. 2
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The Devil's Triangle remains shrouded in mystery. What have legitimate studies conducted by the U.S. Navy revealed about the regular disappearances of ships and aircraft over this area of the North Atlantic Ocean?<br><br>Sponsors!<br>Amazon Prime Video - Catch the new season of Lore October 19th, only on Prime Video.
Oct 18, 2018
Bermuda Triangle
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In December of 1945, five planes never returned to Fort Lauderdale Naval Base from a routine training mission exercise. Three rescue planes were sent to look for them. Only two came back. Welcome to the Bermuda Triangle, a patch of ocean between Florida, Puerto Rico, and Bermuda.<br><br>Sponsors!<br>Parcast - Sign up for the Parcast Monthly Newsletter at Parcast.com
Oct 11, 2018
UFO Sightings Pt. 2
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What if the government’s explanation for a UFO encounter is proven false? Could these sightings be the advanced technology of extraterrestrial visitors? If so, why doesn’t the government want us to know about it?<br><br>Sponsors!<br>Netflix - Watch the new film, HOLD THE DARK, now, Only on Netflix.
Oct 04, 2018
UFO Sightings
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UFO sightings are still largely unexplained today. The government did a massive, twenty-year study into what they could be. Are these mysterious objects the result of secret military projects? Alien spacecraft? Overactive imaginations? Or are they something else entirely?<br>Sponsors!<br>SimpliSafe - Go today to SimpliSafe.com/Unexplained.<br>Netflix - Watch the new film, HOLD THE DARK, September 28, only on Netflix.
Sep 27, 2018
The Clovis Peoples Pt. 2 - Were the First Americans Australian?
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The Clovis People have long been accepted as the first humans to arrive in the Americas. Then spearheads were discovered in the Americas that pre-date the Clovis by 2500 years. Is it possible the first settlers in the Americas were actually Australians who reached the Chilean coast? Or Siberians who came down the Pacific coast in canoes?&nbsp;<br><br>
Sep 20, 2018
The Clovis Peoples - The first to inhabit America?
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The Clovis peoples have long been considered the predecessors to the native Americans. Recent evidence has suggested that North America may have been inhabited as long as 19,000 years ago. Who were the Clovis and were they the first to inhabit America? If so, how did they get from Central Asia to the Americas?<br><br><br>
Sep 13, 2018
Giant Skeletons Pt. 2
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From the early 1800s through 1920s, over 50 articles appeared in newspapers around the U.S announcing the discovery of giant skeletons in America. Can genetics or a rare disorder explain the giant skeletons? Or were all of these newspapers connected to a larger hoax?
Sep 06, 2018
Giant Skeletons
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From the early 1800’s through the 1930’s, claims that giant skeletons were unearthed kept popping up in newspapers yet none of the remains were ever claimed. Did publishers concoct stories to sell more papers, or is there more to these stories than first appears?
Aug 30, 2018
Amazon Rings Pt.2
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A series of ring-shaped ditches in the Brazilian Amazon shows that a sophisticated civilization once existed in the rainforest. Could it have been the mythic city of El Dorado? Or is it linked to similar religious sites in the Andes Mountains? Or perhaps the work of ancient aliens?
Aug 25, 2018
Amazon Rings
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A series of ring-shaped ditches can be found throughout the Brazilian Amazon, which predate the rain forest itself. These structures remain a complete mystery, and archaeologists are unsure what to make of them. It is suggested that they served as burial grounds or a form of defense, but no one knows for sure.&nbsp;
Aug 16, 2018
Welcome Trailer!
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Stonehenge. Bigfoot. The Bermuda Triangle. Every Thursday, Unexplained Mysteries searches for answers to the greatest mysteries of history and life on earth. Unexplained Mysteries premieres Thursday, March 1. Here's a sneak peek!&nbsp;
Feb 21, 2018
Find Full Archive of Unexplained Mysteries on Stitcher Premium
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We now offer our complete AD-FREE archives of episodes six months or older on Stitcher Premium!&nbsp;<br><br>To get a free month of Stitcher Premium, go to StitcherPremium.com/PARCAST and use the promo code PARCAST.&nbsp;
Dec 31, 2013