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Unexplained Mysteries

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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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The Phantom Island of Bermeja

Sometime in the 18th century, the island of Bermeja seemingly disappeared off maps and from the sea. Then, in the 1990s, the phantom island became the center of a tumultuous dispute between the United States and Mexico.

41 min1 h ago
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The Phantom Island of Bermeja

Solved Murders: The Story of Helen Potts

Listeners, we’re excited to bring you an episode from one of our favorite podcasts, Solved Murders: True Crime Mysteries. Every Wednesday on Solved Murders, we explore the days, months, and even years leading up to the closure of a seemingly uncrackable case. This is part 1 of our episode on Helen Potts, a young girl who gets tangled up with a playboy medical student, with deadly consequences—but not for the reasons you might first suspect. If you enjoy this episode, be sure to check out part 2, available now free and only on Spotify. Follow Solved Murders: True Crime Mysteries for more true-crime stories every week!

35 min4 d ago
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Solved Murders: The Story of Helen Potts

The Wow! Signal

In 1977, a radio telescope at The Ohio State University received an extraordinarily strong signal from outer space. Scientists have suggested it might have been sent by aliens.

39 min5 d ago
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The Wow! Signal

Kentucky Meat Shower

On March 3rd, 1876, farmer and housewife Mary Crouch witnessed a bizarre weather anomaly: pounds of raw meat raining down across her farm in Bath County, Kentucky. Almost 150 years later, we're still trying to figure out what caused the flurry of flesh.

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Kentucky Meat Shower

Vesna Vulović

On January 26, 1972, Serbian flight attendant Vesna Vulović survived a 33,000-foot fall after her plane was bombed by terrorists. It's the highest recorded fall without a parachute, but even Vesna herself doesn't know how she lived through it.

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Vesna Vulović

Roy Sullivan, the Human Lightning Rod

Between 1942 and 1976, lightning reportedly struck Virginia Park Ranger Roy Sullivan seven times. If you think that sounds crazy, just wait for how he handled 22 encounters with wild bears.

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Roy Sullivan, the Human Lightning Rod

Treasure on Oak Island Pt. 2

What could possibly be buried on Oak Island that is so alluring? Some theorists suspect pirate treasure… But at least one researcher believed the Knights Templar hid an ancient relic there, like the Ark of the Covenant. Or maybe even the Holy Grail.

40 min2 w ago
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Treasure on Oak Island Pt. 2

Treasure on Oak Island Pt. 1

Oak Island is located off the coast of Nova Scotia and has been a popular treasure-hunting destination for over 200 years. But not every hunter has made it off the island alive.

40 min3 w ago
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Treasure on Oak Island Pt. 1

Karaoke Rage Pt. 2

At least twelve deaths have been connected to one karaoke song: Frank Sinatra's "My Way." Do instrumental tracks trigger the human brain to send an otherwise peaceful person into an uncontrollable homicidal fury? It makes about as much sense as anything.

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Karaoke Rage Pt. 2

Karaoke Rage Pt. 1

First coined in the early 2000s, 'Karaoke Rage' is an umbrella term for erratic, inexplicable acts of violence with one innocent commonality: karaoke. And it's far deadlier than you'd expect…

39 minSEP 1
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Karaoke Rage Pt. 1

Latest Episodes

The Phantom Island of Bermeja

Sometime in the 18th century, the island of Bermeja seemingly disappeared off maps and from the sea. Then, in the 1990s, the phantom island became the center of a tumultuous dispute between the United States and Mexico.

41 min1 h ago
Comments
The Phantom Island of Bermeja

Solved Murders: The Story of Helen Potts

Listeners, we’re excited to bring you an episode from one of our favorite podcasts, Solved Murders: True Crime Mysteries. Every Wednesday on Solved Murders, we explore the days, months, and even years leading up to the closure of a seemingly uncrackable case. This is part 1 of our episode on Helen Potts, a young girl who gets tangled up with a playboy medical student, with deadly consequences—but not for the reasons you might first suspect. If you enjoy this episode, be sure to check out part 2, available now free and only on Spotify. Follow Solved Murders: True Crime Mysteries for more true-crime stories every week!

35 min4 d ago
Comments
Solved Murders: The Story of Helen Potts

The Wow! Signal

In 1977, a radio telescope at The Ohio State University received an extraordinarily strong signal from outer space. Scientists have suggested it might have been sent by aliens.

39 min5 d ago
Comments
The Wow! Signal

Kentucky Meat Shower

On March 3rd, 1876, farmer and housewife Mary Crouch witnessed a bizarre weather anomaly: pounds of raw meat raining down across her farm in Bath County, Kentucky. Almost 150 years later, we're still trying to figure out what caused the flurry of flesh.

37 min1 w ago
Comments
Kentucky Meat Shower

Vesna Vulović

On January 26, 1972, Serbian flight attendant Vesna Vulović survived a 33,000-foot fall after her plane was bombed by terrorists. It's the highest recorded fall without a parachute, but even Vesna herself doesn't know how she lived through it.

37 min1 w ago
Comments
Vesna Vulović

Roy Sullivan, the Human Lightning Rod

Between 1942 and 1976, lightning reportedly struck Virginia Park Ranger Roy Sullivan seven times. If you think that sounds crazy, just wait for how he handled 22 encounters with wild bears.

43 min2 w ago
Comments
Roy Sullivan, the Human Lightning Rod

Treasure on Oak Island Pt. 2

What could possibly be buried on Oak Island that is so alluring? Some theorists suspect pirate treasure… But at least one researcher believed the Knights Templar hid an ancient relic there, like the Ark of the Covenant. Or maybe even the Holy Grail.

40 min2 w ago
Comments
Treasure on Oak Island Pt. 2

Treasure on Oak Island Pt. 1

Oak Island is located off the coast of Nova Scotia and has been a popular treasure-hunting destination for over 200 years. But not every hunter has made it off the island alive.

40 min3 w ago
Comments
Treasure on Oak Island Pt. 1

Karaoke Rage Pt. 2

At least twelve deaths have been connected to one karaoke song: Frank Sinatra's "My Way." Do instrumental tracks trigger the human brain to send an otherwise peaceful person into an uncontrollable homicidal fury? It makes about as much sense as anything.

40 min3 w ago
Comments
Karaoke Rage Pt. 2

Karaoke Rage Pt. 1

First coined in the early 2000s, 'Karaoke Rage' is an umbrella term for erratic, inexplicable acts of violence with one innocent commonality: karaoke. And it's far deadlier than you'd expect…

39 minSEP 1
Comments
Karaoke Rage Pt. 1
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