Important Note: While ITP Does List All Relevant Research Sources We Uncover,

This does not necessarily mean we agree with all the information and opinions represented in these sources.

Episode LV: Abducted: The Story of Charlotte Brown 

Top 10 Canadian UFO cases 

Montreal Sightings 

First abduction mainstream barney and betty hill

Episode LVI: The Diamond of death

Mysteries of the Unknown: Inside the World of the Strange and Unexplained. TimeLife Books (pp 75-76)

Episode LI: Strange Sasquatch Encounters

Some top 5 sasquatch theories

Relic Human population ?

Ruby Creek Incident


Article from Jeff Meldrum

Sasquatch Attacks

List of sightings BC

Historic sightings

Sasquatch Attack Northern Ontario Monster Quest

Recent doc on Sasquatch on Northern Lake Superior

The Case for Ontario Sasquatch

Sighting in Quebec

Northern Ontario Travel info

Old Yellow Top

Sasquatch Canada website list of sightings

Additional Sasquatch Sources:

Skookum hangout GPS coordinates

Episode L: The Great Flood

Dalley, Stephanie. Myths from Mesopotamia: Creation, The Flood, Gilgamesh and Others. Oxford: Oxford University Press (1989)

“Ancient Mesopotamia.” Mrs Foley’s Class (n.d)

Hunt, Augustu. “Ancient Mesopotamia: The Land Between Two Rivers.” Slide Player (n.d)

Noah's Ark and Floods in the Ancient Near East: Crash Course World Mythology #16.” Crash Course World History, YouTube (2017)

Sumerian Tablets Reveal The Secrets Of Noahs Ark - NOVA Documentary.” Youtube (n.d)

“Civilizations: The Gardens of Babel.” Youtube (2017)


Scolnic, Benjamin Edidin. If the Egyptians Drowned in the Red Sea where are Pharaoh's Chariots?: Exploring the Historical Dimension of the Bible. Lanham: University Press of America (2005).

Parpola, Simon. Etymological Dictionary of the Sumerian Language. Penn State University Press (2016).

“The Story in Paintings: Kalevala, Finland’s Epic 2.” The Eclectic Light Company (2016)

Holloway, April. “Gun-Yu and the Chinese Flood Myth.” Ancient Origins (April 2013)

Mark, Joshua. “The Atrahasis Epic: The Great Flood & the Meaning of Suffering.” Ancient History Encyclopedia (March 2011)

“Revealed: How Indigenous Australian Storytelling Accurately Records Sea Level Rises 7,000 Years Ago.” The Guardian (n.d)

Upton, John. “Ancient Sea Rise Tale Told Accurately for 10,000 Years.” Scientific American (January 2015)

“Finno-Ugric Peoples.” Fennougria (n.d)

Hodges, Glen. Formed by Megafloods, This Place Fooled Scientists for Decades.” National Geographic Magazine (March 2017)

The Great Flood: A Salish Legend.” First People (n.d)

“The Cults: Flood.” Finnish Myth (n.d)

“Startling Similarity between Hindu Flood Legend of Manu and the Biblical Account of Noah.” Ancient Origins (April 2015)

”Noah's Ark and Floods in the Ancient Near East: Crash Course World Mythology #16.” CrashCourse YouTube (2017)

Connors, Valerie. “Waynaboozhoo and the Great Flood.” University of Washington (n.d)

Episode XLVIII: Genesis of the Goblin

Sikes, Wirt. British Goblins: Welsh Folk-lore, Fairy Mythology, Legends and Traditions (1880). The Public Domain Review

“The Enigmatic Erdstall Tunnels of Europe: Purpose - Unknown.” Ancient Origins (June 2017)

“Erdstall Tunnels Do Not Reach From Scotland to Turkey, Contrary to Rumor.” Interesting Engineering (September 2016)

”Nature of the Goblin: Sightings, Videos and Retrospective.” Cryptozoology News (n.d)

”Goblin.” New World Encyclopedia (n.d)

“The Reality of Devils and Goblins and Fairies.” Mysterious Universe (April 2015)

”Ceropes.” Revolvy (n.d)

”Kallikantzaros.” Hellenica World (n.d)

”The 12 Days of Christmas Pagan Style.” Red Witches Journey (December 2016)

“Kallikantzaroi – Greek Christmas Goblins – Greek Christmas Customs & Traditions.” Greeker Than The Greeks (n.d)

Aleph, Faena. “The Four Elemental Beings of Earth According to Paracelcus.” Faena (April 27, 2013)

Winters, Riley. “The Nature and Danger of the Legendary Kobold.” Ancient Origins (September 2014)

“The Elements and Their Inhabitants.” Sacred Texts (n.d)

Sokol, Tony. “Chilling Adventures of Sabrina: Witch Familiars Explained.” Den of Geek (October 2018)


Dunning, Brian. “The Kelly Hopkinsville Encounter.” Skeptoid (October 2012)

“Episode 79: THe Kelly-Hopkinsville Encounter (Part 1).” Astonishing Legends Podcast (August 6 2017)

Shulz, Mattias. “Experts Baffled by Mysterious Underground Chambers.” Speigel Online (July 2011)

“Kentucky’s Underground.” Subterranean Bases (n.d)

“Mammoth Caves: Largest Cave System on Earth.” Live Science (March 2011)

“Mammoth Cave: Explore the World’s Longest Cave.” U.S. Department of the Interior (June 2017)

Speer, Wade Edward. The Brown Mountain Lights: History, Science and Human Nature Explain an Appalachian Mystery (Contributions to Southern Appalachian Studies). North Carolina: McFarland & Company (2017)

Newkirk. Greg. “Return of the Kentucky Goblins: New Leads in a Case of Strange Creatures, Crashed UFOs, and the Men in Black. “ Week in Weird (2015)

Episode XLIV: Lore of the Golem

“The Golem: Talmudic Legend of a Clay Beast Created to Protect the Jews.” Ancient Origins (October 2018)

”Golems: Mysticism, History, Biology, and More.” Kenyon EDU (n.d)

Hirst, Kris K. “What Is a Golem? Introduction to the Creature from Jewish Folklore.” Thoughtco. (September 2018)

Swancer, Bruce. “The Mysterious World of Real Golems.” Mysterious Universe (December 2018)

“Around the Jewish World: Ancient Legend of the Golem Still Evokes Curiosity, Controversy.” Jewish telegraphic Society (January 2000)

Zucker, Robert. “Egyptian Myths About Golem Like Creatures.” (n.d.)

”Talos.” Greek Mythology (n.d)

”Alchemy.” Encyclopedia Juaica (2008)

Patai, Raphael. The Jewish Alchemists: A History and Source Book. Princeton: Princeton University Press, 2014. Project MUSE,

WATCH: “Myths of Mankind: The Golem.” YouTube (Originally Aired1996)

Janecek, Pavil. “The Legend of the Prague Golem.” Prague Tips (July 2014)

Michaelson, Jay. “Golem: Making Men of Clay: Can Imitating God Extend to the Creative Realm?” My Jewish Learning (n.d)

Levy, Joshua. “How the Crusades Affected Medieval Jews in Europe and Palestine.” My Jewish Learning (n.d)

Eisenstein, Judah David et al. “Golem.” Jewish Encyclopedia (n.d)

“Focus: Golem.” Jewish Folklore Retold (n.d)

Bezrak, Adam. "Two Beings Unite and Enrich the World”: Creation, Control, and the Body in Contemporary Golem Fiction.” University of Miami, Open Access Dissertations (2016)

Bilefsky, Dan. “Hard Times Give New Life to Prague’s Golem.” The New York Times (May 2009)

Green, Kayla. “The Golem in the Attic.” In The Moment Magazine (February 2011)

Rubin, Charles T. “The Golem and the Limits of Artifice.” The New Atlantis (n.d)

Idel, Moshel. Golem: Jewish Magical and Mystical Traditions on the Artificial Anthropoid. SUNY Press (1990).

Segal, Eliezer. “Dolly and the Golem.” From The Sources (1997)

Dennis, Geoffery (Rabbi). “What is Kabbalah?” Reform Judaism (n.d) 

Episode XXXVIII: Incursion of the Sea Peoples

Watkins, Thayer. “Origins of The Etruscans.” San Jose State University (no date)

“Who were the Luwians?” Luwian Studies (no date)

“Theory on Luwians and Sea Peoples’ Invasions: A Sequence of Events” Luwian Studies (no date)

“Sea People” Britannica Encyclopedia (no date)

Welton, Benjamin. “10 Fascinating Theories Regarding the Ancient Sea Peoples.” Listverse (June 2016)

WATCH: Cline, Eric. “1177 BC: The Year Civilization Collapsed.” NCAS Video, YouTube (Oct 2016)

WATCH: “Hittites.” Epik Film, YouTube (2003)

WATCH: “Mysteries of the Ancient Minoans.” NWO Documentary Channel, YouTube (2017)

“Sea Peoples.” Ancient Origins (collection of articles)

Mark, Joshua J. “Sea Peoples.” Ancient History Encyclopedia (Sept 2009)

Deligiannis, Periklis. Delving Into History. Wordpress Blog

McDonald, Cheyenne. “Mysterious Civilization of 'Sea Peoples' Were Wiped Out by 'World War Zero' 3,000 Years Ago.”  Daily Mail (May 2016)

Barras, Colin. “World War Zero Brought Down Mystery Civilization of ‘Sea People’.” New Scientist (May 2016)

Dolinger, Andre. “The Incursions of the Sea Peoples.” Reshafim (n.d.)

“Ugarit.” The MET Timeline of Art History (Oct 2004)

”Middle Bronze Age. (2000-1600 BC).” World History (2015)

Ullen, Inga. “Balkakra - A Ritrual Object.” The Swedish History Museum, Stockholm. Flickr (n.d.)

”The Etruscans.” TimeMaps (n.d.)

“Bronze Age Trade Networks.” Eupedia Forum Thread (n.d.)

Episode XXXVII: The Clarenville UFO Incident

WATCH: 1978 Interview with officer Jim Blackwood, Youtube (2015)

LISTEN: “Remembering Clarenville UFO of 1978.” CBC Central Morning with Leigh Power (Jan 5 2017)

“Retired RCMP Officer Remembers Clarenville UFO Experience.” The Packet (Oct 28 2015)

“The 1978 Clarenville UFO Sighting - Part 1 - Jim Blackwood's Account” Night Time Podcast (April 2017)

”1978 Clarenville Newfoundland UFO Sighting - Supplemental Material” NightTime Podcast (April 2017)

Rojas, Alejandro. “Royal Canadian Mounted Police Officer Posts UFO Interview Video.” Open Minds (Nov 11 2015

Tattrie, John. “Meet the Racoon Whisperer of Pitou County. “ CBC (Dec 18 2016)

Parsons, Johnathan. “Clarenville man spots UFO over Random Island.” The Telegram (Dec 29 2016)

“Jupiter Closest To Earth This Week And A Splendid Sight.” Astrobob (October 26 2011)

“Our 1978 Visitors.” Unofficial Clarenville Website (no date)

Manning, Audrey. “A UFO landing strip for Harbour Mille?” The Central Voice (Sept 29 2017)

“Newfoundland UFOs Still A Mystery.” CBC (May 28 2010)

“Gander UFO Sighting.” Paranormal Studies and Inquiry in Canada (no date)

Oikle, Vernon. “Shag Harbour UFO Incident Still a Distinct Memory for Many After 51 Years.” South Shore Breaker (July 28 2018)

Serena, Katie. “The Unexplained Disappeanace of Fred Valentich.” All Thats Interesting (Dec 19 2017)

Kepa, Marek. ”A Tale Out of This World: Alien Abduction and the Communist Regime.” Culture.Pl (July 17 2017)

Episode XXXVI The Antikythera Riddle: Decoding Ancient Technologies

“Ancient Computer Found in Shipwreck.” IFL Science. (no date)

The Antikythera Mechanism (C. 2006)

“Artifacts Discovered on Return Expedition to Antikythera Shipwreck.” Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution (June 2016)

Kaplan, Sarah. “The World’s Oldest Computer is Still Revealing Secrets.” The Washington Post (June 2016)

Allen, M. W. Ambrisco et al. “The Inscriptions of the Antikythera Mechanism.” Almagest, Vol VII Issue I (2016)

Bereznak, Alyssa. “The Deepwater Search for the Antikythera Mechansm, World’s Oldest Computer.” Yahoo Finance (2014)

Holloway, April. “Unprecedented Exploration of Antikythera Wreck Yields New Treasures.” Ancient Origins (2014)

Freeth, T, et al. “Decoding the Ancient Greek Astronomical Calculator Known as the Antikythera Mechanism.” Nature vol. 444, pg 587–591 (30 Nov 2006)

Cuban, Glen J. “The London Hammer: An Allegedly Out-Of-Place Artifact.” Paleo (c.1997-2008)

Andrei, Mihai. “The Most Amazing Unexplained Artifacts.” ZME Science (2017)

Avidson, Christina, et al.“The Ordovician Period.“ University of California Museum of Paleontology. (1998)

Fitzpatrick-Matthews, Keith. “The London Artifact.” Bad Archeology (2007)

Alex, Bridget. “Meet the Denisovans.” Discover (Nov 2016)

”Is this stunning bracelet made by Paleolithic man for his favourite woman really 70,000 years old?” The Siberian Times (Aug 2017)

Frank, Adam and Gavin A. Schmidt. The Silurian Hypothesis: Would it be Possible to Detect an Industrial Civilization in the Geological Record?” International Journal of Astrobiology (Oct. 2017)

Episode XXIX: The Good-Luck Man

“The World's Oldest Man Li Ching Yuen 256 Years Old.” Unexplained Mysteries, YouTube (2017)

Katz, Brigit. “2,000-Year-Old Texts Reveal the First Emperor of China’s Quest for Eternal Life.” Smithsonian, December 2017.

Young, Robert et al. “Typologies of Extreme Longevity Myths.” Current Gerontology and Geriatrics Research, Volume 2010.

Christopher, Logan. “Our Products: He Shou Wu Extract.” Lost Empire Herbs (April 2014)

Christopher, Logan. “He Shou Wu – The Backstory behind this Longevity Promoting Herb.” Lost Empire Herb.

Barcarz, Steven. “256 Years Old Man Breaks the Silence Before his Death and reveals Shocking Secrets to the World.” Posted by Amanda Green on World.Partho (2017).

Smithfield, Brad. “Chinese Herbalist Li Ching-Yuen Lived to be 256 Years Old.” The Vintage News, December 2016.

“Oldest Man on Earth - Did Ly Ching-Yuen Live for 256 Years?” Mysterious Facts, (2017).

“Li Ching-Yuen: The 256 year-old Herbalist lived on a diet of Herbs.” Newsgram (2016).

“Prana.” Eastern Spirituality Definitions

Knapp, Keith. “Ge Hong (Ko Hung, 283-343 C.E.)” Internet Encycleopedia of Philosophy, A Peer-Reviewed Academic Resource.

Dow, Travis J. “Ge Hong.” History of Alchemy

Ellen, Lloyd. “The Legendary Mountain of Immortals.” Ancient Pages, Feb 2018.

Tingly, Brett. “Mysterious Child’s Tomb in China Could Prove Ancient Legend.” Mysterious Universe, 2017.

Black, John. “Immortality, the Elixir of Life and the Food of the Gods.” Ancient Origins, Jan 2014.

Book Preview: Sen, Yang; Olson, Stuart Alve (2014). The Immortal: True Accounts of the 250-Year-Old Man, Li Qingyun.

Watson, Emily. “How Phytochemicals Work.” HowStuffWorks

“Understanding Free Radicals and Antioxidants.” Healthcheck Systems

Episode XX: The Strange Mind of Nikola Tesla

Tesla and Alien Communications

Overview of the Life of Tesla, Smithsonian

Washington Post 1979 MIT Professors still laugh at Particle Beam Idea

Tunguska Event, Tesla Society   

Tunguska and the Death Ray

Tesla and potential involvement in the Philadelphia Experiments

Death Ray, Tesla Research

The Fantastic Inventions of Nikola Tesla (Lost Science) by David Hatcher Childress Tesla’s Missing Papers


The Facts and Fictions of Nikola Tesla, Everyone’s Favourite Inventor (2007)

The Lost Journals of Nikola Tesla, Tim Swartz (2001), Global Communications P., 

Tesla and Teleportation

Tesla and Swami Vivekananda, Tesla Memorial Society various articles and excerpts

BBC Tesla Documentary

YouTube History Documentary: Dramatic Reimagining of the Current War, Tesla vs Edison

“Tesla’s Lost Journals: Aliens, Advanced Weapons and Free Energy” Universe Inside You YouTube Channel

Episode XIV Gremlins: Creatures of the Sky

Tales from a RAF Pilot, Hubert Griffith

1943 The Spectator Article on Early Sightings

Mysterious Universe, "Real Gremlins of WWII" 

Supposedly REAL Gremlins, Strange Small Monkey Species in the Amazon that resembles the creature, but this does not account for RAF encounters

Brook Durham, Benzedrine History of Use in War Operations, courtesy of the Laurier Military History Archive

History of Benzedrine in America, The Atlantic

Livestrong Information on Side Effects of Benzedrine Benzedrine side effects

History of Benzedrine, Wikipedia

WWII Pilot L.W. Speaks Out about Gremlin Encounters "Seven People who have claimed to experience Gremlins" 

Skeptoid Article, Reports of Gremlins from the 1920’s

More Gremlin claims from 1920’s and onward (  

The Ashgate Encyclopedia of Literary and Cinematic Monsters

The Chinese Mogwai, Early Gremlin type Creatures

More info on USAF and RAF Gremlin Incidents


The Flight Blog Report on Gremlins

Charles Lindbergh’s memoir: The Spirit of St Louis,  Google Books Preview

Fortean  times forum on Lindbergh and Gremlins


Episode XII: Legends of the Great White North

Double Density website:

British Columbia (ITP)

Lost Pitt Lake Mine

Yukon (Double Density) (Angelo)

Gold rush ghosts (

Great videos by Travel Yukon:;CPO_JSESSIONID=3Bj4vzF3l340i0bNTqvucDx6bjH5f02F0qzB4BGaZvIdziAJQQX7!-1471437502?execution=e1s1

Polly the Parrot:

Mrs. Gideon’s Ghost

Alberta (Double Density) (Brian and Angelo)

Calgary - Home to a lot of spooky spaces (Example:

Deane House is a restaurant:

Northwest Territories (ITP)

Waheela , Giant wolves

Saskatchewan (ITP)

The Legend of Candle Lake  -

National UFO Reporting Center State Report Index For Saskatchewan

Manitoba (Double Density) (Brian)

Friggin UFOs everywhere, just look up in the sky:

The Fort Garry in Winnipeg:

Footnote: Falcon Lake incident, the Canadian Mint has created a $20 coin that looks like a guitar pick to commemorate it, it retails for 130 Canadian and is sold out. Wamp wamp.

All sound effects provided by:

Episode XI Rock Gate: The Legend of Ed Leedskalnin

Ed Leedskalnin wiki:

Preview of Ed’s Magnetic Current Work:

Details on Leedskalnin’s Writings and where to buy them:

Edward Leedskalnin Perpetual Motion Holder (How it Works)

History of SuperConductors:

Focused Infrasound Pulsations Levitate Piezoelectric Stones by Bruce Cathie and David H. Childress

Tombe, Frederick David, The Double Helix Theory of the Magnetic Field, General Science Journal (Feb 2006)

Coral Castle: The Mystery of Ed Leedskalnin and His American Stonehenge

By Rusty McClure, Jack Heffron

Sound Levitation 

Stone Levitation Article 

Pyramids & Levitation 

Blog Article on Ed 

Rapa Nui (Easter Island heads) 

Monks, Levitation 

History of Magnet Therapy 

Ed's Book on Magnetic Current 

Pyramid construction 

How do magnets work? 

Ed leedskalnin's Perpetual motion holder

MinutePhysics video MAGNETS: How Do They Work?

Paramagnetism and Diamagnetism

Ed Leedskalnin pyramids mason magic - Coral Castle Part 1

TedX Youth talk:  Magnetic Suspension, Levitation, and Propulsion: Matthew Thomas Sturm at Seabury Hall 2014

12 ft. Tripod with chain hoist - Great way to move heavy logs!

Ideas on Pyramid construction with water and canals 

Episode X: The People With No Fire

Burton, Adrian. “A World of Their Own.” Frontiers in Ecology and the Environment (2012) :

The Andaman Islanders in a regional genetic context: Reexamining the evidence for an early peopling of the archipelago from South Asia G Chaubey, P Endicott - Human biology, 2013 - BioOne  

"The Genetic Origins of the Andaman Islanders." Phillip Endicott et al. 72:178–184, 2003 

“Deep Linguistic Prehistory with Particular Reference to Andamanese.” Niclas Burenhult, Lund University. Dept. of Linguistics WorkingPapers45(1996),5-24 

“North Sentinel Island” Wikipedia

“Tribes from the Stone Age live through it all” by Peter Foster

30 Dec 2004

Stone Age tribe kills fishermen who strayed on to island UK Telegraph By Peter Foster, 08 Feb 2006

Jayenta Sarkar, “Befriending the Sentinelese of the Andamans: A Dilemna.” In Contemporary Society: Developmental issues, transition, and change, edited by Georg Pfeffer, Deepak Kumar Behera (1997)

“Islanders running out of isolation: Tim McGirk in the Andaman Islands reports on the fate of the Sentinelese” By TIM MCGIRK Sunday 10 January 1993

“Chapter 8: The Andamanese” in The Tribes, by George Weber

The Bay of Bengal Pilot Guide By Great Britain Hydrographic Department (1887)

Survival International Article

Protecting Isolated Tribes

Civilizations left unconnected forbes mag

Contact Timeline North Sentinel

Smithsonian Mag, Lost Tribes of Amazon

Papua New Guinea Lost Tribes


Footage, Contact with Sentinelese

Dr Pandit

Episode IX Unknown Siberia: Secrets of the Depths

‘Aliens and UFO’s at World’s Deepest Lake” Siberian Times article (2015):

“Russia’s Mysterious Lake Baikal Devours Vessels”

“Russia’s Deep Lakes Are Populated by a Race of Giant Underwater Humanoids” (2016):

“Episode 32: Lake Baikal” Astonishing Legends Podcast:

“Mysterious Giants Inhabit Eurasian Lakes” Pravda Report (2008):

“Remains of an Ancient Civilization Found on the Bottom of a Lake” Sputnik News (2007):

“2012 Issyk-Kul Expedition: Search for a Sunken Palace” National Geographic Blog:

"One More Ancient Civilization Found in Lake Issyk-Kul: Could This be Where St Matthew is Buried?" (2015):

Baikal Myths and Legends:

“Saka Tribe During Early Iron Age”

“Three-Eyed Lama’s Encounter With Giants & Ancient Extraterrestrial Beings In A Secret Underground World” (2015):

Issyk-Kul lake Info:

Ancient skeletons discovered in Georgia threaten to overturn the theory of human evolution” (2009):  

“Seeking Giant Boes in the Georgian Causases”  

Government Website on Georgia’s Borjomi-Kharagauli National Park and the surrounding area: http://www.borjomi-kharagauli-np.g

Under Water Alien Bases

Lake Baikal Humanoids

Aliens in Deep Lakes

Baikal Ice Circles

Article on Russian Dive Team (Translate)

Russian Mer Man Folklore

New Humans



Episode VIII: Thunderbirds - Terror of the Sky

Canadian Encyclopedia, Thunderbirds 

Thunderbirds Ancient Origins

North East Legends, American Folklore

Cowichan Valley Myth

Prehistoric Birds

Ropen Sightings

Smithsonian Mag Ropen

Giant Penguins Pro Quest

Largest Birds


Cryptozoology site info on Thunderbirds:

Bizarre blog including a personal anecdote about Thunderbirds:

BBC article by Nicole Wilson (2015) titled, “The Reign of the Terror Birds”:

“The Giant Thunderbirds Return” Thoughtco article:

“Thunderbird Sightings – True Stories” Thoughtco article:

“Giant Bird” raw YouTube footage (5 mins) of a giant unidentified bird in the sky:

“Thunderbird: Pterodactyl Sighted in Oregon” Youtube Video:

Cowboys and Dragons: Investigating the Thunderbirds Photo Story

The Fabulous Thunderbirds

“Fantastically Wrong: The Scientist that thought birds migrate to the Moon” Wired article:

Monsterquest: Birdzilla (season 1 Episode 4):

Additional Reading: 

Hall, Mark A. Thunderbirds: America's Living Legends of Giant Birds. (2004) 

Beckley, Timothy. Weird Winged Wonders: The Twilight World of Cryptid Creatures. (2018)

Episode VII: Mysteries of Voodoo

Voodoo Documentary (New Atlantis): 

Thorton, John K. “On the Trail of Voodoo: African Christianity in Africa and the Americas.” Volume 44, Issue 3, January 1988 , pp. 261-278. (Abstract):

Bishop, Kyle. “The Sub‐Subaltern Monster: Imperialist Hegemony and the Cinematic Voodoo Zombie” Journal of American Culture, Vol. 31, Is. 2 (2008):

Max Beauvoir, life and death Daily Mail article (2015):

“Max Beauvoir, Who Gave up Science to Be a High Priest of Voodoo, Dies at 79” NYTimes article by Sam Roberts (2015)

Wiki Reference on JuJu:

Hoodoo Reference Wiki:

Skeptical Inquirer Article “Zombies and Tetrodotoxin” by Terence Hines

Bokor Reference Wiki:

Black Magic and the Bokor:

Denatura Plant Reference Wiki:

Article on the Phenomenon of Zombies:

Ackermann, Hans and Jeanine Gauthier. “The Way and Nature of the Zombie.” The Journal of American Folklore. Vol. 104, No. 414 (Autumn, 1991), pp. 466-494 (Article Preview):

Myths and Facts about Crystal Balls:

Voodoo in the French Quarter:

“Tarot Card History: Are They Really That Ancient?”

“World Cup Witchcraft: African Team Turns to Magic for Aid.” By Stefan Lovran (2006)

Origins of Voodoo:

“Mistress Marie Laveau: The Real Story of the Voodoo Queen of New Orleans” by Tatiana Danger (2014)

Marie Catherine Laveau: Voodoo Queen of New Orleans (September 10, 1801 – June 15, 1881)

Ancient Origins, Mysteries (Voodoo) 

1864 Trial of Voodoo Haiti, Smithsonian Magazine 

Old 1880's Article , Voodoo Sacrifice, Example of Misinformation 

University of North Texas, On the Trail OF Hoodoo 

Hoodoo Information

Nat Geo Article on Voodoo

Salt & Witchcraft

Poppet Dolls

Ancient Use of Dolls

Power and Magic in West Africa

Strange Matters Podcast, “ Haitian Zombification” (May 2017)

Graveyard Tales Podcast, “The Voodoo that Yoodoo”

All sound effects provided by:

Additional Reading:

Parrinder, Geoffrey. West African Religion: A Study of the Beliefs and Practices of Akan, Ewe, Yoruba, Ibo, and Kindred Peoples Sep 17 2014

Davis, Wade. The Serpent and the Rainbow (1986):

The Materiality of Magic: An Artifactual Investigation Into Ritual Practices and Popular Beliefs. Ed. by Houlbrook, Ceri and Natalie Armitage. Oxbow Book Press, 2015.


Episode VI: Curse of the Doppelganger

Wikipedia entry on Zoroastrianism:

Wikipedia entry on Zoroastrian theology and the figure of Angra Mainyu (the evil twin):

James W. Boyd A. Donald: "Is Zoroastrianism Dualistic Or Monotheistic?" Journal of the American Academy of Religion, Volume XLVII, Issue 4, 1 December 1979, Pages 557–588, ;

Wikipedia entry on Ancient Egyptian concept of the Soul:

Information of Egyptian Concept of the Body/Soul: source on Ancient Egyptian religious concepts:

GUTENBERG Reference article to Doppelgangers:änger

Ancient Origins overview on Doppelgangers:änger

Finnish etiäinen Wikipedia entry:äinen

WARNING: EXPLICIT LANGUAGE: Norse mythology blog on Vardoger:øger-a-vardøger-roughly

Wikipedia entry on the Vardoger:øger

Brief Reference to the Etiainen:

Martian Herald Article on Johann Wolfgang von Goethe and his Doppelganger experience:

Translated edition of Johann Goethe’s autobiography, Truth and Poetry: From My Own Life; Or, The Autobiography of Goethe:;+Or,+The+Autobiography+of+Goethe&hl=fi&sa=X&ved=0ahUKEwjYj-K51szZAhUJ24MKHXoKCW8Q6AEIMDAB#v=onepage&q=Truth%20and%20Poetry%3A%20From%20My%20Own%20Life%3B%20Or%2C%20The%20Autobiography%20of%20Goethe&f=false

Emiliee Sagee’s account:

Piercy Shelley’s Doppelganger account from History in an Hour:

Listverse article on Doppelgangers:

Wikipedia entry on Syndrome of Subjective Doubles:

Brief History of Doppelgangers:

Origins/definition of Doppelganger:änger

Wikipedia entry on Mary of Jesus de Agreda and Bilocation:Ágreda#Mystical_bilocation_and_effect_on_missionaries

Peer-reviewed reference to Doppelgangers: Japanese Horror and the Transnational Cinema of Sensations By Steven T. Brownäinen+celtic&source=bl&ots=LEqRSjKLp_&sig=HUrCNRMONkOcteSsXnOlE4rx8yA&hl=en&sa=X&ved=0ahUKEwimrerMlu_ZAhUCxmMKHSa3C64Q6AEIVjAH#v=onepage&q=etiäinen%20celtic&f=false

Out-of-body experience, heautoscopy, and autoscopic hallucination of neurological origin Implications for neurocognitive mechanisms of corporeal awareness and self-consciousness.

Blanke O1, Mohr Brain Res Brain Res Rev. 2005 Dec 1;50(1):184-99. Epub 2005 Jul 12.C.  

Alexander, Bryan Nemo. "Dialectical nightmares: The historicity of the Romantic-era doppelganger in the works of Godwin, Hogg, Blake, Burney, and the Shelleys." (1997):

Brain Research Review article on Autoscopy, Heautoscopy:

Double Trouble: Doppelgangers and the Mythology of Spirit Doubles:

Sound effects from


Hans Christian Andersen’s fairytale, “The Shadow”:

Freud’s 1919 The Uncanny Essay:


Episode V: Mongolian Deathworms


Wiki For the Mongolian Death Worm:

Cryptid Wiki Blog, Not Peer Reviewed: 

Article Focused on General Myth, Nomad Stories:

National Geographic Video Clip 2005 Search for Death Worm:

Brief Fact Sheet from Nat Geo on Mongolian Death Worm:

General Info, Myth, Legend.

Blog on Amphisbaenia and other possible Animals mistaken as Death Worm:

Gobi Desert, General Info:

On The Trail Of Ancient Man Article, 1927 South China Morning Post, Hong Kong. Roy Chapman Andrew:

Alleged Sightings:

Review of Beasts That Hide from Man, With Death Worm Reference: 

Olgoi-Khorkhoi, Otherwise known as Mongolian Death Worm:

Blog, Hunt for the Mongolian Death Worm, general info:

1990's Search:

Website for Ivan Mackerle, 1990's Researcher and Adventurer: 

Possibilities, Snakes, King Boa:

Australonuphis, Australian Sand Worms:

Legends of The Gobi, Death Worms:

Blog on Names of Death Worm, Info:

Ancient Monster of the Libyan Desert:

South Gobi and Desert Facts/Info: 

Beware the Death Worm, Article:

Hagfish info:

NYTimes book review article for Dragon Hunter by Charles Gallenkamp

Beneath The Dunes, Blog, Info:


Episode IV: The Search for Zerzura


A webpage detailing the legend and various efforts to find the lost oasis:

a page dedicated to Lazlo Almasy (abbreviated biography) and his time in the desert; also of note is reference to Patrick Clayton in the search for Zerzura:

Webpage describing the Oasis and Attempts to find it:

University of Arizona, Thomas Schneider’s article “The West Beyond the West: The Mysterious ‘Wernes’ of the Egyptian Underworld and the Chad Paleolakes” at

Oxford Arts and Humanities Resource Page describing Carlo Bergmann’s accomplishments:

Carlo Bergmann’s 2001-2003 finds:

Googleplay EBook of Sir John Gardner Wilkinson’s A Handbook for Traveller’s in Egypt:  

Details on the history of transitional ‘whitening’ of Northern African populations

Jack Shenker, The Egyptians: A Radical History of Egypt’s Unfinished Revolution (2017)  

Kitab Al kana Wiki references

The Crusades History 

JSTOR Geographic Journal Article

Lost Oases Article

Information on Fayum, Agriculture

Tibu Peoples

Sahara Facts

Crusades in North Africa

Cult of Dionysus


Major Bagnold University of Honk Kong Lecture article 

University of Chicago, Herodotus Gods interpretation

Kufra Oasis

Gilf Kebir Rock art

Amed Hassenien Bey

Kitab Al- Buhan Book of Wonders

The Geographic Journal Articles (Previews available on Google Scholar; full PDF access through JSTOR, where its free to register an account or login via your academic institution):

Ball, “Remarks on the ‘Lost’ Oasis” (1928)

Beadnell, H. J. L. “Zerzura” (1931)

Clayton, Patrick A. “The Western Side of the Gilf Kebir” (1933)

De Lancy Forth, N. B. “More Journeys in Search of Zerzura” (1930)

Harding King, W. J. “The Lost Oases” (1930)

Johnson Pasha, E. A. “Zerzura” (1930)

Newbold, Douglas. “More Lost Oases in the Libyan Desert” (1928)

Map of the Exodus of the Jews from Egypt:

Exemplore Blogpost on the Jinn:

Explanations of Sleep Paralysis in Egypt Vs. Denmark (the Jinn):

Neolithic Cultures Overview:

Ancient River Systems in North Africa:

Zerzura Article:

History of Water Dowsers:

Information on Water Dowsing History:

Ancient Druid Religion article:

General Reference to the Jinn:

General Reference to the Toubou/Tibu Peoples:

Additional reading:

Wright, John: The Trans-Saharan Slave Trade (2007):

Doughty, Charles Montagu: Travels in Arabia Deserta


Episode III: Lore of the Homunculus


History of Alchemy Podcast/Website

Paracelcus/ Neo Platonism

Richard Coniff, Smithsonian Mag , Article on Alchemy and Homunculus

Ancient Alchemy

University Of Liege, Greco-Egyptian Alchemy

Ancient Origins, Alchemy and The Homunculus

Stanford Article, Transmutation and Homunculus

Modern attempt to create Homunculus

Bride of Frankenstein clip with Homunculi

McIntosh, Christopher. “The Rose Cross and the Age of Reason: eighteenth-century Rosicrucianism in Central Europe and its relationship to the Enlightenment.” State University of New York Press (2011).

Hartmann, Franz. Paracelcus and the Substance of his Teachings 

Peracelsianism and Rosicrucianism:

Neoplatonism definition:

Homunculus in Paracelsus, faust (JStor article, Snow)

The Critical Heritage, W. Somerset Maughan, ed by Anthony Curtis and John Whitehead

An account of the homunculus from Die Sphinx, written by Emil Besetzny, cited from Franz Hartmann’s Life of Paracelsus:

Franz Hartmann’s Peracelsus and the Substance of his Teachings:

Paracelsus Life and Doctrines

Alchemy in Islamic times (These pages are edited by Prof. Hamed Abdel-reheem Ead

Professor of Chemistry at Faculty of Science-University of Cairo Giza-Egypt and director of Science Heritage Center)

University of Houston’s look at alchemy including Aristotle (series on machinery/innovators)

Reference to Origins of Elixir of Life concept:

myth of Cadmus

Homunculus (World Heritage Encyclopedia; Project Gutenberg)

Freemason website (Ohio branch)

Homunculus: The Alchemical Creation of Little People with Great Powers (April 20 2015)

Zosimos of Panopolis:

Additional Reading:

Dow, Travis J. Alchemy Booklet: A Short Introduction to Understanding Alchemy   or

Albertus, Frater. Alchemists Handbook: Manual for Practical Laboratory Alchemy. Weiser Books,1987.

LaGrandeur, Kevin. Androids and Intelligent Networks in Early Modern Literature and Culture. Routledge P., 2013. 

Holmyard, E.J. Alchemy. Penguin P., 1990.


Episode II: The Legend of Ogopogo


Ice age history - North America:  

In Search Of… 1968 Ogopogo Documentary hosted by Leonard Nimoy:

MonsterQuest Ogopogo Documentary (2009)

Interview with Catherine from Tourism Kelowna re: Ogopogo sightings

From Shannon McDonald’s channel featuring a 1980’s clip of Kelowna and Ogopogo sightings:

January 7 2014 article from Live Science profiling Canada’s Loch Ness: The Ogopogo

Website detailing the Indigenous history of the Legend of Ogopogo, or N’ha-a-itk

Two sightings documented by Dan Basaraba, a local resident, sighted exactly one year apart from another:

Bio on Arlene Gaal, Okanagan resident expert on the Ogopogo and author of three books on the subject:

Tourism Kelowna webpage/General information on Ogopogo

Timeline of Glaciation

Homepage of the Okanagan Legend Hunters, founded by Bill Steciuk

National Geographic Information on Various North American Sturgeon Species

Drainage Patterns Image of Okanagan Lake

Brittanica Encyclopedia entry on Sauropods

Brittanica Encyclopedia entry on Plesiosaurs

Williston, Samuel Wendell. “North American Plesiosaurs: Elasomaurus, Cimoliasaurs, and Polycotylus.” American Journal of Science XXI (1906):221-236-236. Link:<,_Cimoliasaurus,_and_Polycotylus >

Cryptozoological info

Daily Colonist Article


Syilx Info

Okanagan Bio

Ancient Fish

Prehistoric things that are alive today

Columbia River Info

BC Snakes

John McDougall

Susan Allison


Ancient Landscapes Okanagan

Additional Reading:

Allison, Susan. A Pioneer Gentlewomen in British Columbia. UBC Press,1976.

Gaal, Arlene. In Search of Ogopogo: Sacred Creature of the Okanagan Waters. 2001. 

Gaal, Arlene. Ogopogo: The True Story of the Million Dollar Okanagan Monster. 1986. 


Episode I: The Lost Army of Cambyses II


The Histories, by Herodotus (online version):

Miller, Jess article, “How to Make a Documentary” on

Egypt’s Supreme Council of Antiquities website:

Article siting finds of Helwan University students (published 2000)

2009 blog post from RogueClassicist detailing the latest claims regarding the Castigiolis etc

Seeker article (published 2012) regarding Castiglioni finds:

Bio of Orde Wingate, British Officer who searched for the Missing Army in 1933 wikipedia :,_1928%E2%80%931933

Laszlo Almasy biography/information on his three journeys adventuring in the Libyan Desert.

Daily Mail article (Nov. 9 2009) citing the finds of the Castigioli Brothers; backstory regarding the purpose of the Army's position in the Sahara; an indepth look at their discovery (the broken pots, bronze dagger, arrow tips, skulls, 114ft long rock formation near Siwa). Includes photo of the found remains (sunbleached bones/skulls) as well as a reference map of the expansion of the Persian empire around 525 AD including the Siwa Oasis and the movement of the 50,000 man army.

Article citing the Castiglioli's version of events (seems to be sourced from the Daily Mail article published a week prior),8599,1938822,00.html

A forty-eight minute documentary follows a research crew on the heels of the 1996 discoveries of pots/arrow heads.

Article written by Carl S. Chafetz, who discusses the claims of the Castiglioni brothers, the various hoaxes and claims over the years, and gives insight into his own excursions (three total) into the Sahara.

Article citing Olaf Kapur, Egyptologist, and his theory about the mystery of the missing army. Kaper contends that the army did not disappear but were in fact ambushed and defeated by a rebel Egyptian leader left in the fringes of history, Petubastis IV. 

Italian twin brothers finds of questionable legitimacy included. 

Article cited by detailing Dr. Olaf Kaper's revelations about the missing army.

Youtube TedXtalk featuring Professor Kaper's ideas about the missing army.

Biographic summary on Darius I, Cambyses' successor/information on the Persian court and its tumults


Shaw, Ian. Ancient Egypt: A Very Short Introduction. Oxford University Press. 2004.

Waters, Matt. Ancient Persia. Cambridge University Press. 2014.

The World of Achaemenid Persia. Ed, Curtis, Tom and John Simpson. J.B Tauris & Gold P. in ass. with the Iran Heritage Foundation. 2005.