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.


 Nov 16, 2018


 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.

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Ettore Majorana - Lost Genius
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In 1938, Italian Physicist Ettore Majorana boarded a boat from Palermo to Naples, Italy. When the boat docked, Ettore wasn't on it, and in the 80 years since he vanished, nobody has ever been found.&nbsp;<br><br><br>Sponsors!<br>Robinhood - Robinhood is giving listeners of Unexplained Mysteries a FREE stock like Apple, Ford, or Sprint to help you build your portfolio. Sign up at Unexplained.Robinhood.com.<br><br><br><br>
Apr 18, 2019
ESPIONAGE, a new Parcast podcast!
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Hi Unexplained Mysteries fans! If you love political intrigue, history, and clandestine operations, you're going to love our new podcast, ESPIONAGE. In this clip, we introduce the story of Julius and Ethel Rosenberg, American citizens who spied on behalf of the Soviet Union, giving them access to technology that would alter the balance of the Cold War. To hear the rest of this episode, subscribe to ESPIONAGE on Spotify, or wherever you listen to podcasts! Thank you for all of your support!
Apr 15, 2019
The Curse of the Hope Diamond Pt. 2
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The infamous Hope Diamond was donated to the Smithsonian museum in 1958, which seemingly ended a nearly 300-year legacy of ruin, tragedy, and death. In the decades since, scientists and skeptics have continued to debate whether the diamond is truly cursed... or if it's just truly unique.<br><br>Sponsors!<br><br><br>CBS All Access - Visit CBS.com/UNEXPLAINED to watch the Twilight Zone. Redeem your FREE trial TODAY.&nbsp;<br><br>
Apr 11, 2019
The Curse of the Hope Diamond
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In 1668, merchant explorer. Jean-Baptiste Tavernier, returned to France with a haul of diamonds, including a massive, magnificent Blue Gem. Over the next 350 years, the diamond travelled the globe in the hands of kings, bankers, and thieves. Everyone who possessed this jewel met with misfortune and, in some cases, death. They were victims of the Curse of the Hope Diamond.<br><br>SPONSORS!<br><br>CBS All Access - Watch the Twilight Zone on CBS All Access. Visit CBS.com/UNEXPLAINED to redeem your FREE trial today and watch.<br><br>
Apr 04, 2019
Jack the Ripper Pt. 2 - A Coverup Afoot
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In 1888, five women were brutally murdered in London's Whitechapel district. Bound by masonic loyalty, the police may have covered up Jack the Ripper’s identity to avoid bringing negative press upon their fraternal order. &nbsp;<br><br>Sponsors!<br><br>CBS All Access - Cross over into another dimension April 1st and watch the new Twilight Zone only on CBS All Access. Visit CBS.com/UNEXPLAINED to redeem your FREE trial TODAY.<br><br>
Mar 28, 2019
Jack the Ripper - Infamous and Unknown
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In 1888, London was terrorized by a series of brutal murders. Due to the grotesque mutilation of the victims, the murders were referred to as "rippings." The deaths created a frenzy of panic and paranoia that lasted long after Jack the Ripper vanished from the public eye.&nbsp;<br><br>Sponsors!<br><br>CBS All Access - Visit CBS.com/CULTS to redeem your FREE trial of CBS All Access.<br><br><br>Robinhood - Robinhood is giving listeners of Unexplained Mysteries a FREE stock like Apple, Ford, or Sprint to help you build your portfolio. Sign up at Unexplained.Robinhood.com.<br><br><br><br>
Mar 21, 2019
The Holy Grail Pt. 2
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They say that before his Crucifixion, Jesus Christ drank wine from a cup. This Holy Grail vanished from historical record for a 1000 years before it emerged as a part of the Arthurian Legend. Is the Holy Grail just a myth? Or is it possible that it was smuggled out of Jerusalem and remains hidden to this day?<br><br>BetterHelp - Unexplained Mysteries listeners get 10% off your first month with discount code UNEXPLAINED. Go to BetterHelp.com/Unexplained.<br><br>
Mar 14, 2019
The Holy Grail
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Most people know the story of the Holy Grail, but in fact there is little evidence in the Bible that it actually exists. Over the past two centuries, everyone from Arthurian Knight to Renaissance painters to contemporary thriller novelists have questioned the location of the cup of Christ. This religious relic, has taken a number of forms in human consciousness over the years, and may have never existed at all.<br><br>Parcasters - To learn about an iconic event in American history, check out our our new episode on John McCain on HOSTAGE, wherever you get your shows. Listen now at parcast.com/hostage<br><br>Sponsors!<br><br>BetterHelp - Go to BetterHelp.com/Unexplained to get 10% off your first month with discount code UNEXPLAINED.&nbsp;<br><br>
Mar 07, 2019
Lourdes Water Pt. 2 - Testing a Miracle
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Since 1858, millions have bathed themselves in the Sacred Waters of Lourdes in France with the hope to be cured of their terminal illnesses.&nbsp; While many are healed, many more are not. To this day, it is still a mystery if Lourdes water is actually a mystical fountain or just the world’s largest placebo effect.&nbsp;<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><br>
Feb 28, 2019
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><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 - Tamam Shud
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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><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
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