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Episodes 122 & 123: The Warning or the Illumination of Conscience and Fr. Michel Rodrigue



The Warning: Testimonies and Prophecies of the Illumination of Conscience, by Christine Warkins





Edmund Campion: A Life, by Evelyn Waugh




Episodes 119, 120, & 121: Young Earth



The First Fossil Hunters: Dinosaurs, Mammoths, and Myth in Greek and Roman Times, by Adrienne Mayor





The Disappearing Spoon: And Other True Tales of Madness, Love, and the History of the World from the Periodic Table of the Elements, by Sam Kean





13 Things that Don't Make Sense: The Most Baffling Scientific Mysteries of Our Time, by Michael Brooks




Episodes 117 & 118: Remote Viewing Aliens on the Moon



Penetration, by Ingo Swann





Mind-Reach: Scientists Look at Psychic Abilities (Studies in Consciousness), by Russell Targ and Harold Puthoff





Somebody Else Is On The Moon, by George Leonard





Reading the Enemy's Mind: Inside Star Gate: America's Psychic Espionage Program, by Paul Smith





I'll Be Gone in the Dark: One Woman's Obsessive Search for the Golden State Killer, by Michelle McNamara





Evil Has a Name: The Untold Story of the Golden State Killer Investigation




Episode 116: Mysterious Feedback



Teaching with Authority: How to Cut Through Doctrinal Confusion & Understand What the Church Really Says, by Jimmy Akin





13 Things That Don't Make Sense: The Most Baffling Scientific Mysteries of Our Time, by Michael Brooks





Meditations on the Tarot: A Journey into Christian Hermeticism




Episode 114: Ruby Ridge



Ruby Ridge: The Truth and Tragedy of the Randy Weaver Family, by Jess Walter





Them: Adventures with Extremists, by Jon Ronson





Stalling for Time: My Life as an FBI Hostage Negotiator, by Gary Noesner




Episode 113: Desperate Coup in Japan!



The Fall of Japan: The Final Weeks of World War II in the Pacific, by William Craig




Episode 112: God and the gods



The Unseen Realm: Recovering the Supernatural Worldview of the Bible, by Michael Heiser




Episode 111: George Washington, Vampires, Ancient Nukes, the Beatles, 9/11, Killer Bees, and other Patron Questions



Debunking 9/11 Myths: Why Conspiracy Theories Can't Stand Up to the Facts, by Popular Mechanics





Washington's Spies: The Story of America's First Spy Ring, by Alexander Rose




Episode 109: Cottingley Fairies



The Coming of the Fairies, by Sir Arthur Conan Doyle





Fairies: A Book of Real Fairies, by Edward Gardner





Reflections on the Cottingley Fairies: Frances Griffiths - in Her Own Words, by Frances Griffiths





The Fairy Ring: Or Elsie and Frances Fool the World, by Mary Losure





Fairy Spell: How Two Girls Convinced the World That Fairies Are Real, by Mary Tyler Nobleman and Eliza Wheeler





Lady Cottington's Pressed Fairy Book, by Terry Jones





Fairy Tale: A True Story [DVD]




Episode 107 & 108: The 1971 FBI Burglary



The Burglary: The Discovery of J. Edgar Hoover's Secret FBI, by Betty L. Medsger





Enemies: A History of the FBI, by Tim Weiner





The Secrets of the FBI, by Ronald Kessler





Stalling for Time: My Life as an FBI Hostage Negotiator, by Gary Noesner



1971 Documentary




Episode 105 & 106: St. Thomas Aquinas and the Occult



St. Thomas Aquinas, by G.K. Chesterton





Teaching with Authority: How to Cut Through Doctrinal Confusion & Understand What the Church Really Says, by Jimmy Akin





A Scheme of Heaven: The History of Astrology and the Search for our Destiny in Data, by Alexander Box




Episode 104: Acupuncture



Trick or Treatment: The Undeniable Facts about Alternative Medicine, by Simon Singh and Dr. Edzard Ernst





Medical Myths, Lies, and Half-Truths: What We Think We Know May Be Hurting Us, by Steven Novella (Great Courses)




Episode 103: Remote Viewing, Part 2



Reading the Enemy's Mind: Inside Star Gate: America's Psychic Espionage Program, by Paul Smith





Phenomena: The Secret History of the U.S. Government's Investigations into Extrasensory Perception and Psychokinesis, by Annie Jacobsen





Remote Viewers: The Secret History of America's Psychic Spies, by Jim Schnabel





Star Fire, by Ingo Swann





The Drunkard's Walk: How Randomness Rules Our Lives, by Leonard Mlodnow



Episode 102: Remote Viewing



Reading the Enemy's Mind: Inside Star Gate: America's Psychic Espionage Program, by Paul Smith





Phenomena: The Secret History of the U.S. Government's Investigations into Extrasensory Perception and Psychokinesis, by Annie Jacobsen





Remote Viewers: The Secret History of America's Psychic Spies, by Jim Schnabel





Star Fire, by Ingo Swann




Episode 100: Mysterious Celebration of 100 Episodes!



Dreamland: An Autobiography, by Bob Lazar





Unraveling the Voynich Codex, by Jules Janick and Arthur Tucker





Flora of the Voynich Codex: An Exploration of Aztec Plants, by Jules Janick and Arthur Tucker




Episode 99: Our Lady of Akita



Akita: The Tears and Message of Mary, by Fr. Teiji Yasuda




Episode 98: The Mystery of Sleep



Secrets of Sleep Science: From Dreams to Disorders: The Great Courses, by Dr. Craig Heller





At Day's Close: Night in Times Past, by Roger Ekirch





Why We Sleep: Unlocking the Power of Sleep and Dreams, by Dr. Matthew Walker





Waco: The Rules of Engagement (documentary)





Waco (documentary)




Episode 97: Waco Siege: The Evidence



Waco: A Survivor's Story, by David Thibodeau





A Journey to Waco: Autobiography of a Branch Davidian, by Clive Doyle





Stalling for Time: My Life as an FBI Hostage Negotiator, by Gary Noesner





Waco: The Rules of Engagement (documentary)





Waco (documentary)




Episode 96: David Koresh



Waco: A Survivor's Story, by David Thibodeau





A Journey to Waco: Autobiography of a Branch Davidian, by Clive Doyle





Stalling for Time: My Life as an FBI Hostage Negotiator, by Gary Noesner




Episode 94: Evidence for Reincarnation (& Bridey Murphy)



The Search for Bridey Murphy, by Morey Bernstein





The Fathers Know Best: Your Essential Guide to the Teachings of the Early Church, by Jimmy Akin





The Problem of Evil (DVD), by Jimmy Akin



Purchase from Catholic Answers

Episode 93: Reincarnation (& Bridey Murphy)



The Search for Bridey Murphy, by Morey Bernstein




Episode 92: David Hahn, the Radioactive Boy Scout



The Radioactive Boy Scout: The Frightening True Story of a Whiz Kid and His Homemade Nuclear Reactor, by Ken Silverstein





The Disappearing Spoon: And Other True Tales of Madness, Love, and the History of the World from the Periodic Table of the Elements, by Sam Kean





Atomic Accidents, by James Mahaffey




The Golden Book of Chemistry Experiments on Disc



Episode 90: Werewolves!



The Werewolf Delusion, by Ian Woodward





Werewolves: The Definitive Guide: Werewolf History, Fiction, Mythology, Folklore, Legend, and Stories, by S. Baring-Gould and Elliott O'Donnell





This Is Your Brain on Parasites: How Tiny Creatures Manipulate Our Behavior and Shape Society, by Kathleen McAuliffe




On Evil, by St. Thomas Aquinas



Episode 89: Black Magic Harem Conspiracy (Ancient Egyptian Murder Mystery)



The Harem Conspiracy: The Murder of Ramesses III, by Susan Redford





Affairs and Scandals in Ancient Egypt, by Pascal Vernus





The History of Ancient Egypt (audiobook), by Bob Brier



Episode 88: The Nemesis Death Star Theory



Nemesis, the Death Star, by Richard A. Muller





The Disappearing Spoon, by Sam Kean




Episode 87: The Mysterious Nephilim of the Bible



The 12th Planet, by Zecharia Sitchin





The Anunnaki Gods According to Ancient Mesopotamian Sources, by Michael Heiser





The Unseen Realm, by Michael Heiser





Reversing Hermon, by Michael Heiser




Episode 86: The Devil’s Den, Arkansas, UFO Incident



Incident at Devil's Den, by Terry Lovelace




Episode 85: America’s Dyatlov Pass? (The Boys from Yuba City)



The Disappearance of the Yuba County Five: A collection of True Crime, by Jessi Dixon




Episode 84: Visions, Prophecies, Private Revelations



Heroic Virtue, Volume 3, by Pope Benedict XIV





Heroic Virtue, Volume 1, by Pope Benedict XIV





Heroic Virtue, Volume 2, by Pope Benedict XIV





The Three Ages of the Interior Life, by Reginald Garrigou-Lagrange



Episode 83: The Case of the Missing Universe



The Day We Found the Universe, by Marcia Bartusiak





13 Things That Don't Make Sense, by Michael Brooks





The Hunt for Vulcan, by Thomas Levenson




Episode 81: Caligula: The Mad Emperor



The Twelve Caesars, by Suetonius





On the Embassy to Gaius, by Pluto of Alexandria





I, Claudius, by Robert Graves





Claudius the God: And His Wife Messalina





I, Claudius (TV series)



Episode 80: Alien Implants



Casebook: Alien Implants, by Roger Leir





The Scientific Study of Alien Implants (streaming)





Patient Seventeen (streaming)




Episode 79: Religion, Magic, Psychic, Science



Magic and Superstition in Europe: A Concise History from Antiquity to the Present, by Michael D. Bailey





Magic in Ancient Greece and Rome, by Lindsay C Watson





Parapsychology: A Handbook for the 21st Century, by Etzel Cardena





An Introduction to Parapsychology, 5th ed., by Harvey J Irwin and Caroline A Watt




Episode 77: Holy Blood, Holy Grail



Holy Blood, Holy Grail, by Michael Baigent, Richard Leigh, Henry Lincoln





Was Jesus Married?, by Jimmy Akin




Episode 75: The Mysteries of the Magi



Handbook of Biblical Chronology, by Jack Finegan





From Abraham to Paul: A Biblical Chronology, by Andrew E. Steinmann





The Heavenly Writing: Divination, Horoscopy, and Astronomy in Mesopotamian Culture, by Francesca Rochberg





The Star of Bethlehem: The Legacy of the Magi, by Michael R. Molnar




Episode 74: The 1977 Colares UFO Incident



CONFRONTATIONS: A Scientist's Search for Alien Contact, by Jacques Vallee





Ufo Danger Zone: Terror & Death in Brazil, by Bob Pratt





Close Encounters, Episode 4: Fire in the Sky (streaming)




Episode 73: Somerton Man



Tamam Shud: The Somerton Man Mystery, by Kerry Greenwood




Episode 71: Frank Olson



A Terrible Mistake: The Murder of Frank Olson and the CIA's Secret Cold War Experiments, by H.P. Albarelli





The Men Who Stare at Goat, by Jon Ronson





Poisoner in Chief, by Stephen Kinzer





Report to the President by the Commission on CIA Activities Within the United States




Episode 69: Pope Joan?



The Myth of Pope Joan, by Alain Boureau





The Legend of Pope Joan: In Search of the Truth, by Peter Stanford





The Afterlife of Pope Joan: Deploying the Popess Legend in Early Modern England, by Craig Rustici




Episode 68: Is the Earth Flat?



The Doctrine of the Shape of the Earth, by Nathan Roberts





Flat Earth Clues, by Mark Sargent





The Earth Is Not Flat, by Gordon Brooks




Episode 67: Numbers Stations



Big Secrets: The Uncensored Truth About All Sorts of Stuff, by William Poundstone




Episode 66: Amelia Earhart



Amelia Earhart: The Mystery Solved, by Elgen M. Long





Finding Amelia: The True Story of the Earhart Disappearance, by Ric Gillespie




The Search for Amelia Earhart, by Fred Goerner





Age of Heroes, by Henri Keyzer-Andre






Amelia Earhart Lives: A Trip Through Intrigue to Find America's First Lady of Mystery, by Joe Klaas





Flight for Freedom (1943)





Unsolved Mysteries: Original Robert Stack Episodes (Season 3, Episode 8)




Episodes 64 & 65: The Third Secret of Fatima



Fatima in Lucia's Own Words, by Sr. Lucia





Fatima in Lucia's Own Words, Vol 2., by Sr. Lucia




Documents on Fatima, by Martins & Fox






The Last Secret of Fatima: The Revelation of One of the Most Controversial Events in Catholic History, by Cardinal Tarcisio Bertone






Calls from the Message of Fatima, by Sr. Lucia





Encountering Mary, by Sandra Zimdars-Swartz




Episode 63: Haunted Dolls, Nazca Lines and More Patron Questions


From Abraham to Paul: A Biblical Chronology, by Andrew Steinmann




More Guns, Less Crime: Understanding Crime and Gun Control Laws, by John Lott




Episodes 61 & 62: The Betty and Barney Hill UFO Encounter


ENCOUNTERS AT INDIAN HEAD: The Betty and Barney Hill UFO Abduction Revisited, by Karl Pflock




Captured! The Betty and Barney Hill UFO Experience: The True Story of the World's First Documented Alien Abduction, by Kathleen Marden and Stanton Friedman




The Interrupted Journey, by John G. Fuller




Episode 60: La Salette Apparition


The Holy Mountain of La Salette, by Bishop William Ullathorne




Encountering Mary: Visions of Mary from La Salette to Medjugorje, by Sandra Zimdars Swartz




Episode 59: Mind-Control Parasites


This Is Your Brain on Parasites: How Tiny Creatures Manipulate Our Behavior and Shape Society, by Kathleen McAuliffe




Episode 58: The Mad Gasser of Mattoon


Mysterious America: The Ultimate Guide to the Nation's Weirdest Wonders, Strangest Spots, and Creepiest Creatures, by Loren Coleman




The Mad Gasser of Mattoon: Dispelling the Hysteria, by Scott Maruna




Episode 56: The Knights Templar


The Modern Scholar: The Lost Warriors of God: The True History of the Knights Templar (audiobook), by Prof. Thomas Madden




Episode 55: Aliens and Religion


Would You Baptize an Extraterrestrial?: . . . and Other Questions from the Astronomers' In-box at the Vatican Observatory, by Guy Consolmagno, S.J., and Paul Mueller, S.J.




2019 Patron Thank-You Gifts

Starting in mid-2019, Patrons could select one or more of these gifts depending on their giving level.


Roswell in the 21st Century, by Kevin D. Randle




Hunt for the Skinwalker: Science Confronts the Unexplained at a Remote Ranch in Utah, by Colm A. Kelleher and George Knapp




Dead Mountain: The Untold True Story of the Dyatlov Pass Incident, by Donnie Eichar




2018 Patron Thank-You Gifts

From mid-2018 to mid-2019, Patrons could select one or more of these gifts depending on their giving level.


Area 51: An Uncensored History of America's Top Secret Military Base, by Annie Jacobsen




If the Universe Is Teeming with Aliens ... WHERE IS EVERYBODY?: Seventy-Five Solutions to the Fermi Paradox and the Problem of Extraterrestrial Life, by Stephen Webb




The Dead Sea Scrolls: the Truth behind the Mystique, 7 Cds [The Modern Scholar], by Lawrence A. Schiffman




Episode 54: The Manson Murders


Helter Skelter: The True Story of the Manson Murders, by Vincent Bugliosi




The Myth of Helter Skelter, by Susan Atkins-Whitehouse




Manson's Right-Hand Man Speaks Out, by Charles "Tex" Watson




Helter Skelter (TV movie)




Episode 52: The Mystery of Hypnosis


They Call It Hypnosis, by Robert Baker




The Myth of Repressed Memory, by Elizabeth Loftus




Episode 51: Bohemian Grove


Them: Adventures with Extremists, by Jon Ronson




The Bohemian Grove: Facts & Fiction, by Mark Dice




Episode 50: Joseph Smith, Mormon Prophet


The Joseph Smith Egyptian Papyri: A Complete Edition, by Dr. Robert K. Ritner




The Hor Book of Breathings: A Translation and Commentary (Studies in the Book of Abraham), by Michael D. Rhodes




Episode 49: The Roswell UFO Crash (Overview)


Roswell: The Official US Air Force Reports on the UFO Crash in New Mexico [Illustrated], by Richard L. Weaver




Atomic Adventures: Secret Islands, Forgotten N-Rays, and Isotopic Murder: A Journey into the Wild World of Nuclear Science, by James Mahaffey




Roswell in the 21st Century, by Kevin Randle




The Roswell UFO Conspiracy: Exposing A Shocking And Sinister Secret, by Nick Redfern




Body Snatchers in the Desert: The Horrible Truth at the Heart of the Roswell Story, by Nick Redfern




Area 51: An Uncensored History of America's Top Secret Military Base, by Annie Jacobsen




Episode 48: Green Children of Woolpit, Levitation, and more Patron Questions



The Secret of the Great Pyramid: How One Man's Obsession Led to the Solution of Ancient Egypt's Greatest Mystery, by Bob Brier





I Heard You Paint Houses: Frank "The Irishman" Sheeran & Closing the Case on Jimmy Hoffa, by Charles Brandt




The Complete Guide to Fasting: Heal Your Body Through Intermittent, Alternate-Day, and Extended Fasting, by Jason Fung and Jimmy Moore





13 Things that Don't Make Sense: The Most Baffling Scientific Mysteries of Our Time, by Michael Brooks




Episode 47: The Bilderberg Group



The Bilderberg Group: Facts and Fiction, by Mark Dice





Them: Adventures with Extremists, by Jon Ronson




Episode 46: Kenneth Arnold and the First UFOs



Three Minutes in June: The UFO Sighting that Changed the World, by Dr. Bruce Maccabbee





The Coming of the Saucers, by Kenneth Arnold




Episode 44: John Hendrix, The Tennessee Prophet



The Story of John Hendrix, by Myra Mansfield





Atomic Accidents, by James Mahaffey




Episode 42: Who Murdered King Tut?



The History of Ancient Egypt (The Great Courses), by Bob Brier (Audiobook)





The Murder of Tutankhamen, by Bob Brier




Episode 40: Fatima



Fatima in Lucia's Own Words, by Sr. Lucia





Fatima in Lucia's Own Words, Vol 2., by Sr. Lucia




Documents on Fatima, by Martins & Fox





Encountering Mary, by Sandra Zimdars-Swartz




Episode 38: How We Caught the Golden State Killer



I'll Be Gone in the Dark: One Woman's Obsessive Search for the Golden State Killer, by Michelle McNamara





Evil Has a Name: The Untold Story of the Golden State Killer Investigation (Audiobook)




The Golden State Killer It's Not Over (Streaming video)




Episode 37: The Mystery of the Resurrection



A Daily Defense, by Jimmy Akin





The Resurrection of the Son of God (Christian Origins and the Question of God, Vol. 3), by N.T. Wright




Did Jesus Really Rise from the Dead?: Questions and Answers about the Life, Death, and Resurrection of Jesus, by Carl E. Olson





The Resurrection of Jesus: A New Historiographical Approach, by Michael Licona





The Fate of the Apostles, by Sean McDowell




Episode 36: Skinwalker Ranch



Hunt for the Skinwalker: Science Confronts the Unexplained at a Remote Ranch in Utah, by Colm A.Kelleher Ph.D. and George Knapp




Hunt for the Skinwalker (Documentary)




Episode 35: The Dead Sea Scrolls Treasure Map (Copper Scroll)



The Dead Sea Scrolls (The Great Courses) audiobook, by Gary A. Rendsburg





The Modern Scholar: The Dead Sea Scrolls: The Truth behind the Mystique audiobook, by Prof. Lawrence H. Schiffman




Episode 34: Secret Space Program Alternative 3



Alternative 003, by Leslie Watkins




Episode 32: The Mystery of the Russian Woodpecker



Atomic Accidents: A History of Nuclear Meltdowns and Disasters: From the Ozark Mountains to Fukushima, by James Mahaffey





The Russian Woodpecker documentary (DVD)





The Russian Woodpecker documentary (Streaming) (Rent or Buy)




Episode 31: What Was Adolph Hitler’s Religion?



Hitler's Religion: The Twisted Beliefs that Drove the Third Reich, by Richard Weikart




Episode 29: The Mystery of Time Travel



Physics of the Impossible: A Scientific Exploration into the World of Phasers, Force Fields, Teleportation, and Time Travel, by Michio Kaku





How to Build a Time Machine: The Real Science of Time Travel, by Brian Clegg





How to Build a Time Machine, by Paul Davies




Episode 28: The Mystery of Egypt’s Heretic Pharaoh



Akhenaten and the Origins of Monotheism, by James Hoffmeier




Great Courses: The History of Ancient Egypt, by Bob Brier




Episode 27: The Mystery of Near-Death Experiences



Life After Death, by Raymond Moony




Erasing Death, by Sam Parnia




What Happens When We Die?, by Sam Parnia




Varieties of Anomalous Experiences, by Etzel Cardena and Steven Jay Lynn




Episode 26: The Disappearance of Jimmy Hoffa



I Heard You Paint Houses, by Charles Brandt




Episode 25: The Mystery of the Multiverse



Parallel Worlds, by Michio Kaku





The Problem of Evil (DVD), by Jimmy Akin



Purchase from Catholic Answers

Episode 24: What on Earth Happened at Dyatlov Pass?




Dead Mountain: The Untold True Story of the Dyatlov Pass Incident




Episode 21: The Mystery of Weight Loss




The Complete Guide to Fasting: Heal Your Body Through Intermittent, Alternate-Day, and Extended Fasting, by Dr. Jason Fung





The Obesity Code: Unlocking the Secrets of Weight Loss





Why We Get Fat: And What to Do About It





The Case Against Sugar




Episode 20: The Lost Planet Vulcan




The Hunt for Vulcan: . . . And How Albert Einstein Destroyed a Planet, Discovered Relativity, and Deciphered the Universe, by Thomas Levenson




Episode 19: When Was Jesus Born?




Handbook of Biblical Chronology, by Jack Finegan




Episode 18: JFK’s Secret Dr. Feelgood




Dr. Feelgood: The Shocking Story of the Doctor Who May Have Changed History by Treating and Drugging JFK, Marilyn, Elvis, and Other Prominent Figures, by Richard Lertzman and William Birnes




Episode 16: Jesus’ Prophecy: “The Temple Will Be Destroyed!”




The Jewish War: Revised Edition, by Flavius Josephus





Redating the New Testament, by John A.T. Robinson






Before Jerusalem Fell: Dating the Book of Revelation, by Kenneth L. Gentry Jr.




Episode 15: The JFK Assassination




Case Closed: Lee Harvey Oswald and the Assassination of JFK, by Gerald Posner





Crossfire: The Plot That Killed Kennedy, by Jim Marrs





Last Word: My Indictment of the CIA in the Murder of JFK, by Mark Lane





Reclaiming History: The Assassination of President John F. Kennedy




Episode 14: The Lost Tribes of Israel




Gospel Women: Studies of the Named Women in the Gospels, by Richard Bauckham




Episode 12: The Secret Soviet Doomsday Machine




The Dead Hand: The Untold Story of the Cold War Arms Race and Its Dangerous Legacy, by David Hoffman





Doomsday Men: The Real Dr. Strangelove and the Dream of the Superweapon, by P.D. Smith




Episode 10: Where Are All the Aliens?




If the Universe Is Teeming with Aliens . . . WHERE IS EVERYBODY?: Seventy-Five Solutions to the Fermi Paradox and the Problem of Extraterrestrial Life, by Stephen Webb




Episode 9: The Dead Sea Scrolls




The Dead Sea Scrolls Today, by James VanderKam




Episode 6: The Pyramids



Egyptomania: Our Three Thousand Year Obsession with the Land of the Pharaohs, by Bob Brier




Episode 5: The Lost Gospels



The Missing Gospels: Unearthing the Truth Behind Alternative Christianities, by Darrell L. Bock




The Gospel Hoax: Morton Smith's Invention of Secret Mark, by Stephen C. Carlson




Jesus and the Eyewitnesses: The Gospels as Eyewitness Testimony, by Richard Bauckham




Episode 4: Area 51



Area 51: An Uncensored History of America's Top Secret Military Base, by Annie Jacobsen




Episode 2: Transhumanism



The Singularity is Near, by Ray Kurzweil





The Abolition of Man, by C.S. Lewis