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

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






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

PBS.com Tesla’s Missing Papers

NIKOLA TESLA PUBLICATIONS FROM NEW YORK TIMES

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

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  

DrugRehabilitation.net Benzedrine side effects

History of Benzedrine, Wikipedia

WWII Pilot L.W. Speaks Out about Gremlin Encounters

Didyouuknowfacts.com "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 (Listverse.com)  

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

THE MYSTICAL EXPERIENCE OF CHARLES LINDBERGH










Episode XII: Legends of the Great White North

Double Density website: http://www.doubledensity.net/

British Columbia (ITP)

Lost Pitt Lake Mine

http://www.theprovince.com/curse+slumach+gold/10281207/story.html

https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Pitt_Lake%27s_lost_gold_mine

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=rlm7nsMKqDQ

Yukon (Double Density) (Angelo)

Gold rush ghosts (https://www.nytimes.com/2005/06/17/world/americas/in-yukon-todays-con-men-mix-with-gold-rush-ghosts.html)

http://www.cbc.ca/news/canada/north/haunted-carcross-yukon-hotel-featured-on-new-canada-post-stamp-1.3229090

http://hougengroup.com/yukon-history/yukon-nuggets/ghost-on-the-third-floor-caribou-hotel-in-carcross/

Great videos by Travel Yukon: https://www.youtube.com/user/travelyukon/videos

https://www.canadapost.ca/shop/new/haunted-canada-collection/p-403990145.jsf;CPO_JSESSIONID=3Bj4vzF3l340i0bNTqvucDx6bjH5f02F0qzB4BGaZvIdziAJQQX7!-1471437502?execution=e1s1

Polly the Parrot: https://www.yukon-news.com/news/polly-the-foul-mouthed-sourdough-parrot/

Mrs. Gideon’s Ghost https://whatsupyukon.com/Yukon-Lifestyle/paranormal/mrs-gideon-s-ghost/

Alberta (Double Density) (Brian and Angelo)

Calgary - Home to a lot of spooky spaces (Example: https://where.ca/alberta/calgary/spooky-city-calgarys-most-haunted-houses/

Deane House is a restaurant: https://www.tripadvisor.ca/Restaurant_Review-g154913-d703705-Reviews-Deane_House-Calgary_Alberta.html

Northwest Territories (ITP)

Waheela , Giant wolves

http://karlshuker.blogspot.ca/2011/02/witchie-wolves-medicine-wolves-and.html

https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Waheela

http://cryptidchronicles.tumblr.com/post/25036167594/waheela-beheaders-headless-valley-bear-dog-cryptids

Saskatchewan (ITP)

The Legend of Candle Lake  - http://livinglibraryblog.com/legend-candle-lake-saskatchewan-videos/

http://www.cbc.ca/news/canada/saskatchewan/7-spooky-saskatchewan-stories-1.1163886

http://www.virtualsk.com/current_issue/candles_on_the_lake.html

National UFO Reporting Center State Report Index For Saskatchewan http://www.nuforc.org/webreports/ndxlSK.html

Manitoba (Double Density) (Brian)

Friggin UFOs everywhere, just look up in the sky: http://www.cbc.ca/news/canada/manitoba/ufo-sightings-soar-in-manitoba-across-canada-1.1320221

The Fort Garry in Winnipeg: https://www.thestar.com/life/travel/2017/04/13/a-night-in-fort-garry-hotels-haunted-room-202-in-winnipeg.html

https://www.theglobeandmail.com/news/national/liberal-mp-reports-curious-encounter-in-winnipeg-hotel/article4167108/

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. https://www.ctvnews.ca/lifestyle/new-20-coin-captures-one-of-canada-s-closest-ufo-encounters-1.3870279

All sound effects provided by:

https://freesound.org/

https://tabletopaudio.com/

Episode XI Rock Gate: The Legend of Ed Leedskalnin

Ed Leedskalnin wiki: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Edward_Leedskalnin

Preview of Ed’s Magnetic Current Work: https://www.worldcat.org/title/magnetic-current/oclc/13774911/viewport

Details on Leedskalnin’s Writings and where to buy them: http://www.leedskalnin.com/LeedskalninsWritings.html

Edward Leedskalnin Perpetual Motion Holder (How it Works) https://youtu.be/H5q-LOhBHSI

History of SuperConductors: http://www.superconductors.org/History.htm

Focused Infrasound Pulsations Levitate Piezoelectric Stones by Bruce Cathie and David H. Childress http://www.human-resonance.org/tibetan_levitation.html

Tombe, Frederick David, The Double Helix Theory of the Magnetic Field, General Science Journal (Feb 2006) http://www.gsjournal.net/h/papers_download.php?id=252

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

By Rusty McClure, Jack Heffron https://books.google.ca/books?hl=en&lr=&id=fCj7Meq5qAQC&oi=fnd&pg=PT11&dq=coral+castle&ots=9C-scrKmWr&sig=OM_oIc7vDiUj81L4V4TS8wJsmUo#v=onepage&q=coral%20castle&f=false

Sound Levitation http://www.ancient-origins.net/news-science-space-mysterious-phenomena/levitation-through-sound-closer-reality-00684 

Stone Levitation Article https://www.willthomasonline.net/levitating-the-stones-.pdf 

Pyramids & Levitation http://www.gizapyramid.com/articles/levitation.htm 

Blog Article on Ed http://www.labyrinthina.com/coral-castle.html 

Rapa Nui (Easter Island heads) https://www.smithsonianmag.com/history/the-secrets-of-easter-island-59989046/ 

Monks, Levitation http://www.megageometry.com/2013/03/tibetan-monks-and-geometry-of.html 

History of Magnet Therapy http://www.magnetictherapyfacts.org/history.asp 

Ed's Book on Magnetic Current http://www.pateo.nl/HTML/PD/TP/Magnetic_Current_by_Edward_Leedskalnin.pdf 

Pyramid construction http://www.unmuseum.org/kpyramid.htm 

How do magnets work?https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=hFAOXdXZ5TM 

Ed leedskalnin's Perpetual motion holder https://youtu.be/V14uuh92cz4

MinutePhysics video MAGNETS: How Do They Work?  https://youtu.be/hFAOXdXZ5TM

Paramagnetism and Diamagnetism https://youtu.be/u36QpPvEh2c

Ed Leedskalnin pyramids mason magic - Coral Castle Part 1 https://youtu.be/bPtvSaad0vU

TedX Youth talk:  Magnetic Suspension, Levitation, and Propulsion: Matthew Thomas Sturm at Seabury Hall 2014 https://youtu.be/xZwb_4YXeUc

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

Ideas on Pyramid construction with water and canals https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=C1y8N0ePuF8 

Episode X: The People With No Fire

Burton, Adrian. “A World of Their Own.” Frontiers in Ecology and the Environment (2012) : https://esajournals.onlinelibrary.wiley.com/doi/full/10.1890/1540-9295-10.7.396

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 https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/North_Sentinel_Island#cite_note-Foster_2006-9

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

30 Dec 2004 https://www.telegraph.co.uk/news/worldnews/asia/1480033/Tribes-from-the-Stone-Age-live-through-it-all.html

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

https://www.telegraph.co.uk/news/worldnews/asia/india/1509987/Stone-Age-tribe-kills-fishermen-who-strayed-on-to-island.html

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) https://books.google.ca/books?id=TZOvYPBrxl0C&pg=PA287&redir_esc=y#v=onepage&q&f=false

“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 https://www.independent.co.uk/news/world/islanders-running-out-of-isolation-tim-mcgirk-in-the-andaman-islands-reports-on-the-fate-of-the-1477566.html

“Chapter 8: The Andamanese” in The Tribes, by George Weber https://web.archive.org/web/20130507061710/http://www.andaman.org/BOOK/chapter8/text8.htm#sentineli

The Bay of Bengal Pilot Guide By Great Britain Hydrographic Department (1887) https://books.google.ca/books?id=OuGgAAAAMAAJ&pg=PA257&redir_esc=y#v=onepage&q&f=false

Survival International Article https://www.survivalinternational.org/tribes/sentinelese

Protecting Isolated Tribes http://science.sciencemag.org/content/348/6239/1061.full

Civilizations left unconnected forbes mag https://www.forbes.com/sites/quora/2016/11/28/are-there-any-uncontacted-civilizations-left-in-the-world/#6e5f73d52e8b

Contact Timeline North Sentinel https://www.atlasandboots.com/north-sentinel-island/

Smithsonian Mag, Lost Tribes of Amazon https://www.smithsonianmag.com/innovation/the-lost-tribes-of-the-amazon-22871033/

Papua New Guinea Lost Tribes http://www.israelhayom.com/2017/07/23/lost-tribe-of-israel-found-in-papua-new-guinea/

Pre-Neolithic https://www.historicmysteries.com/north-sentinel-island/

Footage, Contact with Sentinelese http://northsentinelisland.com/contact-with-the-sentinelese/

Dr Pandit https://www.nytimes.com/2017/05/05/world/asia/anthropologist-india-andaman-island-tribes.html

Episode IX Unknown Siberia: Secrets of the Depths

‘Aliens and UFO’s at World’s Deepest Lake” Siberian Times article (2015): http://siberiantimes.com/other/others/features/f0077-aliens-and-ufos-at-worlds-deepest-lake/

“Russia’s Mysterious Lake Baikal Devours Vessels” https://nationalparanormalassociation.blogspot.ca/2011/06/russias-mysterious-lake-baikal-devours.html

“Russia’s Deep Lakes Are Populated by a Race of Giant Underwater Humanoids” (2016): http://www.theeventchronicle.com/galactic/russias-deep-lakes-populated-race-giant-underwater-humanoids/

“Episode 32: Lake Baikal” Astonishing Legends Podcast: http://www.astonishinglegends.com/al-podcasts/2017/2/6/ep032-lake-baikal

“Mysterious Giants Inhabit Eurasian Lakes” Pravda Report (2008): http://www.pravdareport.com/science/mysteries/15-05-2008/105218-mysterious_giants_inhabit_euras-0/

“Remains of an Ancient Civilization Found on the Bottom of a Lake” Sputnik News (2007): https://sputniknews.com/analysis/2007122794372640/

“2012 Issyk-Kul Expedition: Search for a Sunken Palace” National Geographic Blog: https://blog.nationalgeographic.org/2012/09/06/2012-issyk-kul-expedition-search-for-a-sunken-palace/

"One More Ancient Civilization Found in Lake Issyk-Kul: Could This be Where St Matthew is Buried?" (2015): http://siberiantimes.com/science/casestudy/features/f0147-one-more-ancient-civilisation-found-underwater-in-lake-issyk-kul-could-this-be-where-matthew-the-apostle-is-buried/

Baikal Myths and Legends: https://1baikal.ru/en/o-bajkale/kultura-i-etnos/mifyi-i-legendyi-bajkala

“Saka Tribe During Early Iron Age” http://e-history.kz/en/contents/view/2482

“Three-Eyed Lama’s Encounter With Giants & Ancient Extraterrestrial Beings In A Secret Underground World” (2015): http://www.ancientpages.com/2015/04/29/three-eyed-lamas-encounter-giants-ancient-extraterrestrial-beings-secret-underground-world/

Issyk-Kul lake Info: http://www.kyrgyz-travel.com/issyk-kul/

Ancient skeletons discovered in Georgia threaten to overturn the theory of human evolution” (2009): http://www.dailymail.co.uk/sciencetech/article-1212060/Ancient-skeletons-discovered-Georgia-threaten-overturn-theory-human-evolution.html  

“Seeking Giant Boes in the Georgian Causases” http://earth4all.net/seeking-giant-bones-in-the-georgian-caucuses/  

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

Under Water Alien Bases https://www.huffingtonpost.ca/entry/malibu-underwater-alien-base_n_5493186

Lake Baikal Humanoids http://www.cryptopia.us/site/2015/01/baikal-lake-humanoids-russia/

Aliens in Deep Lakes http://siberiantimes.com/other/others/features/f0077-aliens-and-ufos-at-worlds-deepest-lake/

Baikal Ice Circles https://earthobservatory.nasa.gov/IOTD/view.php?id=38721

Article on Russian Dive Team (Translate) https://www.chayka.org/node/4817

Russian Mer Man Folklore https://www.rbth.com/arts/2014/06/13/scary_monsters_russias_creatures_of_folklore_live_on_36659.html

New Humans https://vcresearch.berkeley.edu/news/third-human-species-discovered-siberian-cave

Denisovans https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Denisovan

Denisovans https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=bZQxtHJer60

Episode VIII: Thunderbirds - Terror of the Sky

Canadian Encyclopedia, Thunderbirds http://www.thecanadianencyclopedia.ca/en/article/thunderbird/ 

Thunderbirds Ancient Origins http://www.ancient-origins.net/history/thunder-god-and-skywoman-myth-and-history-iroquois-exploring-first-nations-tradition-008807

North East Legends, American Folklore https://pnsn.org/outreach/native-american-stories/thunderbird-and-whale/thunderbird-and-whale-stories/the-thunder-bird-a-tillamook-legend

Cowichan Valley Myth https://www.faceofnative.ca/blog/the-thunderbird-and-orca-legend-cowichan-valley-story/

Prehistoric Birds https://www.unbelievable-facts.com/2017/05/prehistoric-birds.html

Ropen Sightings http://www.genesispark.com/exhibits/evidence/cryptozoological/pterosaurs/ropen/

Smithsonian Mag Ropen https://www.smithsonianmag.com/science-nature/dont-get-strung-along-by-the-ropen-myth-78644354/

Giant Penguins Pro Quest https://search-proquest-com.ezproxy.library.ubc.ca/docview/1975814366?pq-origsite=summon&accountid=14656

Largest Birds https://www.sciencedaily.com/releases/2014/07/140707152414.htm

Condor https://www.nationalgeographic.com/animals/birds/a/andean-condor/

Cryptozoology site info on Thunderbirds: https://web.archive.org/web/20090816231958/http://www.cryptozoology.com/cryptids/thunderbird.php

Bizarre blog including a personal anecdote about Thunderbirds: http://the-wanderling.com/giantbirds.html

BBC article by Nicole Wilson (2015) titled, “The Reign of the Terror Birds”: http://www.bbc.com/earth/story/20150727-the-reign-of-the-terror-birds

“The Giant Thunderbirds Return” Thoughtco article: https://www.thoughtco.com/the-giant-thunderbird-returns-3862215

“Thunderbird Sightings – True Stories” Thoughtco article: https://www.thoughtco.com/thunderbird-sightings-true-stories-2596573

“Giant Bird” raw YouTube footage (5 mins) of a giant unidentified bird in the sky: https://youtu.be/nFB86zyReYU

“Thunderbird: Pterodactyl Sighted in Oregon” Youtube Video: https://youtu.be/0ESh8h6Qjn0

Cowboys and Dragons: Investigating the Thunderbirds Photo Story http://www.strangemag.com/strangemag/strange21/thunderbird21/thunderbird6_21.html

The Fabulous Thunderbirds http://strangeworldofmystery.blogspot.ca/2009/03/fabulous-thunderbird.html

“Fantastically Wrong: The Scientist that thought birds migrate to the Moon” Wired article: https://www.wired.com/2014/10/fantastically-wrong-scientist-thought-birds-migrate-moon/

Monsterquest: Birdzilla (season 1 Episode 4): https://youtu.be/6wVuDeVQDg4

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): https://youtu.be/gtKpkm7xYi8 

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): https://www.cambridge.org/core/journals/americas/article/on-the-trail-of-voodoo-african-christianity-in-africa-and-the-americas/0ACDEFEEF94E6786DA78F1534408DDF1

Bishop, Kyle. “The Sub‐Subaltern Monster: Imperialist Hegemony and the Cinematic Voodoo Zombie” Journal of American Culture, Vol. 31, Is. 2 (2008): https://doi.org/10.1111/j.1542-734X.2008.00668.x

Max Beauvoir, life and death Daily Mail article (2015): http://www.dailymail.co.uk/news/article-3233729/The-witch-doctor-proved-zombies-REAL-spine-tingling-story-Haitian-Voodoo-leader-revealed-secrets-zombie-powder-given-West-nightmares-since.html

“Max Beauvoir, Who Gave up Science to Be a High Priest of Voodoo, Dies at 79” NYTimes article by Sam Roberts (2015) https://www.nytimes.com/2015/09/17/world/americas/max-beauvoir-haitis-high-priest-of-voodoo-dies-at-79.html

Wiki Reference on JuJu: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Juju

Hoodoo Reference Wiki: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Hoodoo_(folk_magic)

Skeptical Inquirer Article “Zombies and Tetrodotoxin” by Terence Hines https://www.csicop.org/si/show/zombies_and_tetrodotoxin

Bokor Reference Wiki: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Bokor

Black Magic and the Bokor: http://ninetythrees.com/zombie/black-magic-and-the-bokor/

Denatura Plant Reference Wiki: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Datura

Article on the Phenomenon of Zombies: http://www.deathreference.com/Vi-Z/Zombies.html

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): http://www.jstor.org/stable/541551?seq=1#page_scan_tab_contents

Myths and Facts about Crystal Balls: https://www.ranker.com/list/facts-and-myths-about-crystal-balls/brent-sprecher?var=8&utm_expid=16418821-388.8yjUEguUSkGHvlaagyulMg.2&utm_referrer=https%3A%2F%2Fwww.google.ca%2F

Voodoo in the French Quarter: http://www.frenchquarter.com/channeling-the-past/

“Tarot Card History: Are They Really That Ancient?” https://science.howstuffworks.com/science-vs-myth/extrasensory-perceptions/tarot-card6.htm

“World Cup Witchcraft: African Team Turns to Magic for Aid.” By Stefan Lovran (2006) https://news.nationalgeographic.com/news/2006/06/060630-soccer-magic.html

Origins of Voodoo: http://www.ancient-origins.net/history-ancient-traditions/origins-voodoo-misunderstood-religion-002933

“Mistress Marie Laveau: The Real Story of the Voodoo Queen of New Orleans” by Tatiana Danger (2014) https://roadtrippers.com/stories/mistress-marie-laveau-the-voodoo-queen-of-new-orleans

Marie Catherine Laveau: Voodoo Queen of New Orleans (September 10, 1801 – June 15, 1881) http://www.strangehistory.org/cms/index.php/archive21/55-marie-catherine-laveau-voodoo-queen-of-new-orleans-september-10-1801-june-15-1881

Ancient Origins, Mysteries (Voodoo) http://www.ancient-origins.net/history-ancient-traditions/origins-voodoo-misunderstood-religion-002933 

1864 Trial of Voodoo Haiti, Smithsonian Magazine https://www.smithsonianmag.com/history/the-trial-that-gave-vodou-a-bad-name-83801276/ 

Old 1880's Article , Voodoo Sacrifice, Example of Misinformation http://www.jstor.org.ezproxy.library.ubc.ca/stable/532883?pq-origsite=summon&seq=1#page_scan_tab_contents 

University of North Texas, On the Trail OF Hoodoo https://muse-jhu-edu.ezproxy.library.ubc.ca/chapter/478590 

Hoodoo Information http://www.conjuredoctors.com/what-is-hoodoo-conjure-rootwork.html

Nat Geo Article on Voodoo https://news.nationalgeographic.com/news/2004/07/0707_040707_tvtaboovoodoo_2.html

Salt & Witchcraft http://www.witchipedia.com/mineral:salt

Poppet Dolls https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Poppet

Ancient Use of Dolls https://www.thoughtco.com/what-are-magical-poppets-4072783

Power and Magic in West Africa https://westafricandocumentary.com/power-and-magic/

Strange Matters Podcast, “ Haitian Zombification” (May 2017) http://www.strangematterspodcast.com/haitian-zombification/

Graveyard Tales Podcast, “The Voodoo that Yoodoo” https://audioboom.com/posts/6551513-ep-8-the-voodoo-that-yoodoo

All sound effects provided by: https://freesound.org

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): https://www.amazon.ca/Serpent-Rainbow-Wade-Davis/dp/0002176017/ref=sr_1_1?s=books&ie=UTF8&qid=1522075416&sr=1-1&keywords=Davis%2C+Wade.+The+Serpent+and+the+Rainbow

The Materiality of Magic: An Artifactual Investigation Into Ritual Practices and Popular Beliefs. Ed. by Houlbrook, Ceri and Natalie Armitage. Oxbow Book Press, 2015. https://books.google.ca/books/about/The_Materiality_of_Magic.html?id=puRnCwAAQBAJ&redir_esc=y

 

Episode VI: Curse of the Doppelganger

Wikipedia entry on Zoroastrianism: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Zoroastrianism

Wikipedia entry on Zoroastrian theology and the figure of Angra Mainyu (the evil twin): https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Angra_Mainyu

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, https://doi.org/10.1093/jaarel/XLVII.4.557 ; https://academic.oup.com/jaar/article-abstract/XLVII/4/557/744081

Wikipedia entry on Ancient Egyptian concept of the Soul: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Ancient_Egyptian_concept_of_the_soul

Information of Egyptian Concept of the Body/Soul: http://egypt.mrdonn.org/ba-ka.html

Thekeep.org source on Ancient Egyptian religious concepts: http://www.thekeep.org/~kunoichi/kunoichi/themestream/egypt_soul.html#.WpiyNGU4mYU#ixzz58YO6ornL

GUTENBERG Reference article to Doppelgangers: http://central.gutenberg.org/articles/eng/Doppelgänger

Ancient Origins overview on Doppelgangers: http://central.gutenberg.org/articles/eng/Doppelgänger

Finnish etiäinen Wikipedia entry: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Etiäinen

WARNING: EXPLICIT LANGUAGE: Norse mythology blog on Vardoger: http://fuckyeahnorsemythology.tumblr.com/post/121965784115/hedendom-vardøger-a-vardøger-roughly

Wikipedia entry on the Vardoger: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Vardøger

Brief Reference to the Etiainen: http://www.etiainen.fi/en/Info

Martian Herald Article on Johann Wolfgang von Goethe and his Doppelganger experience: http://www.martianherald.com/9-mystifying-cases-doppelganger-phenomenon/page/5

Translated edition of Johann Goethe’s autobiography, Truth and Poetry: From My Own Life; Or, The Autobiography of Goethe: https://books.google.ca/books?id=uw5IAQAAMAAJ&pg=PR12&dq=Truth+and+Poetry:+From+My+Own+Life;+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: http://coolinterestingstuff.com/the-very-strange-case-of-emilie-sagee

Piercy Shelley’s Doppelganger account from History in an Hour: http://www.historyinanhour.com/2013/07/08/the-death-of-percy-bysshe-shelley/

Listverse article on Doppelgangers: https://listverse.com/2013/08/30/10-disturbing-tales-of-doppelgangers/

Wikipedia entry on Syndrome of Subjective Doubles: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Syndrome_of_subjective_doubles

Brief History of Doppelgangers: https://www.atlasobscura.com/articles/history-doppelganger

Origins/definition of Doppelganger: https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/doppelgänger

Wikipedia entry on Mary of Jesus de Agreda and Bilocation: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Mary_of_Jesus_of_Ágreda#Mystical_bilocation_and_effect_on_missionaries

Peer-reviewed reference to Doppelgangers: Japanese Horror and the Transnational Cinema of Sensations By Steven T. Brown https://books.google.ca/books?id=gftKDwAAQBAJ&pg=PA89&lpg=PA89&dq=etiäinen+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.https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/16019077  

Alexander, Bryan Nemo. "Dialectical nightmares: The historicity of the Romantic-era doppelganger in the works of Godwin, Hogg, Blake, Burney, and the Shelleys." (1997):  https://deepblue.lib.umich.edu/handle/2027.42/130647

Brain Research Review article on Autoscopy, Heautoscopy: https://lnco.epfl.ch/webdav/site/lnco/shared/publications/lnco/2005_Blanke_BRR_obe%20heautoscopy%20and%20autoscopic%20hallucination%20of%20neurological%20origin.pdf

Double Trouble: Doppelgangers and the Mythology of Spirit Doubles: https://antiquitynow.org/2014/10/28/double-trouble-doppelgangers-and-the-mythology-of-spirit-doubles/

Sound effects from http://www.freesound.org/people/klankbeeld/

ADDITIONAL READING SECTION:

Hans Christian Andersen’s fairytale, “The Shadow”: http://hca.gilead.org.il/shadow.html

Freud’s 1919 The Uncanny Essay: http://web.mit.edu/allanmc/www/freud1.pdf

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Episode V: Mongolian Deathworms

 

Wiki For the Mongolian Death Worm: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Mongolian_death_worm

Cryptid Wiki Blog, Not Peer Reviewed: http://cryptidz.wikia.com/wiki/Mongolian_Death_Worm 

Article Focused on General Myth, Nomad Stories: https://www.livescience.com/46450-mongolian-death-worm.html

National Geographic Video Clip 2005 Search for Death Worm: http://www.nationalgeographic.com.au/videos/beast-man/mongolian-death-worm-caught-on-camera-1363.aspx

Brief Fact Sheet from Nat Geo on Mongolian Death Worm: http://www.nationalgeographic.com.au/animals/facts-mongolian-death-worm.aspx

General Info, Myth, Legend. http://www.ancient-origins.net/myths-legends/finding-legendary-mongolian-death-worm-001973

Blog on Amphisbaenia and other possible Animals mistaken as Death Worm: http://frontiersofzoology.blogspot.ca/2013/01/mongolian-death-worm.html

Gobi Desert, General Info: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Gobi_Desert

On The Trail Of Ancient Man Article, 1927 South China Morning Post, Hong Kong. Roy Chapman Andrew: https://search-proquest-com.ezproxy.library.ubc.ca/docview/1499871495?pq-origsite=summon&accountid=14656

Alleged Sightings: http://www.science-rumors.com/top-10-mongolian-death-worm-sightings-proof-it-is-real/

Review of Beasts That Hide from Man, With Death Worm Reference: https://www-journals-uchicago-edu.ezproxy.library.ubc.ca/doi/10.1086/497226 

Olgoi-Khorkhoi, Otherwise known as Mongolian Death Worm: https://skeptoid.com/episodes/4344

Blog, Hunt for the Mongolian Death Worm, general info: https://io9.gizmodo.com/5324945/the-hunt-for-the-mongolian-death-worm-begins-anew

1990's Search: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=pUHx_JRInYo

Website for Ivan Mackerle, 1990's Researcher and Adventurer: https://en.mackerle.cz/in-search-of-the-killer-worm/ 

Possibilities, Snakes, King Boa: http://www.kingsnake.com/sandboa/tataricu.html

Australonuphis, Australian Sand Worms: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Australonuphis

Legends of The Gobi, Death Worms: http://ancients-bg.com/legends-of-the-gobi-desert/

Blog on Names of Death Worm, Info: https://hubpages.com/education/Olgoi-Khorkhoi-Allergorhai-horhai-The-Mongolian-Death-Worm-of-the-Gobi-Desert

Ancient Monster of the Libyan Desert: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Amphisbaena

South Gobi and Desert Facts/Info: https://www.discovermongolia.mn/mongolian-south-gobi/ 

Beware the Death Worm, Article: http://mysteriousuniverse.org/2015/06/beware-of-the-mongolian-death-worm/

Hagfish info: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Pacific_hagfish

NYTimes book review article for Dragon Hunter by Charles Gallenkamp http://www.nytimes.com/books/01/06/03/reviews/010603.03gewent.html

Beneath The Dunes, Blog, Info: https://shadowsflyte.wordpress.com/2014/12/19/killer-beneath-the-dunes-the-mongolian-death-worm/

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Episode IV: The Search for Zerzura

 

A webpage detailing the legend and various efforts to find the lost oasis: http://www.harold-scot.com/western_desert/zerzura.htm

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: http://lazarus.elte.hu/~zoltorok/almasy/almasyen.htm

Webpage describing the Oasis and Attempts to find it: https://esoterx.com/2017/02/21/an-oasis-in-the-desert-of-the-real-looking-for-zerzura/

University of Arizona, Thomas Schneider’s article “The West Beyond the West: The Mysterious ‘Wernes’ of the Egyptian Underworld and the Chad Paleolakes” at https://journals.uair.arizona.edu/index.php/jaei/article/view/82/86

Oxford Arts and Humanities Resource Page describing Carlo Bergmann’s accomplishments: http://arch.oucs.ox.ac.uk/detail/30976/index.html

Carlo Bergmann’s 2001-2003 finds: http://www.carlo-bergmann.de/Discoveries/discovery.htm

Googleplay EBook of Sir John Gardner Wilkinson’s A Handbook for Traveller’s in Egypt: https://play.google.com/books/reader?id=xkNTAAAAcAAJ&printsec=frontcover&output=reader&hl=en&pg=GBS.PA248  

Details on the history of transitional ‘whitening’ of Northern African populations http://en.lisapoyakama.org/how-north-africa-became-white/

Jack Shenker, The Egyptians: A Radical History of Egypt’s Unfinished Revolution (2017) https://books.google.ca/books?id=GKmvDQAAQBAJ&pg=PT66&lpg=PT66&dq=the+lost+ruby+gem+of+benghazi+Zerzura&source=bl&ots=8AxWewZ9_a&sig=xOz73XAY5S3xZkM0LAeg4yUAEzM&hl=en&sa=X&ved=0ahUKEwjZxtL_p7rZAhUI6WMKHdY2BXQQ6AEIRTAD#v=onepage&q=the%20lost%20ruby%20gem%20of%20benghazi%20Zerzura&f=false  

Kitab Al kana Wiki references https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Kitab_al_Kanuz

The Crusades History http://www.history.com/topics/crusades 

JSTOR Geographic Journal Article  http://www.jstor.org.ezproxy.library.ubc.ca/stable/pdf/1785801.pdf?refreqid=excelsior:9dce118dc1aebf9c9116b3fe00e46c48

Lost Oases Article  https://www-tandfonline-com.ezproxy.library.ubc.ca/doi/abs/10.1080/03612759.2003.10527690

Information on Fayum, Agriculture  https://www.ancient.eu/Fayum/

Tibu Peoples http://www.jstor.org/stable/1789494?seq=1#page_scan_tab_contents

Sahara Facts  https://www.encyclopedia.com/places/africa/african-physical-geography/sahara

Crusades in North Africa https://m.warhistoryonline.com/medieval/three-medieval-crusades-africa.html

Cult of Dionysus http://www.theoi.com/Cult/DionysosCult.html

Osiris/Dionysus https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Osiris-Dionysus

Major Bagnold University of Honk Kong Lecture article https://search-proquest-com.ezproxy.library.ubc.ca/docview/1757475802?pq-origsite=summon&accountid=14656 

University of Chicago, Herodotus Gods interpretation https://www.journals.uchicago.edu/doi/pdfplus/10.1086/362289

Kufra Oasis https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Kufra

Gilf Kebir Rock art https://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/File:Gilf_Kebir_jan_2007_rock_carvings.jpg

Amed Hassenien Bey https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Ahmed_Hassanein

Kitab Al- Buhan Book of Wonders https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Book_of_Wonders

http://www.ancient-origins.net/history/origins-ancient-coptic-church-egypt-002462

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) http://www.jstor.org/stable/1781975

Beadnell, H. J. L. “Zerzura” (1931) http://www.jstor.org/stable/1783828

Clayton, Patrick A. “The Western Side of the Gilf Kebir” (1933) http://www.jstor.org/stable/1784041

De Lancy Forth, N. B. “More Journeys in Search of Zerzura” (1930) http://www.jstor.org/stable/1783754

Harding King, W. J. “The Lost Oases” (1930) http://www.jstor.org/stable/1783756

Johnson Pasha, E. A. “Zerzura” (1930) http://www.jstor.org/stable/1783755

Newbold, Douglas. “More Lost Oases in the Libyan Desert” (1928) http://www.jstor.org/stable/1783447

Map of the Exodus of the Jews from Egypt: http://www.bible-history.com/maps/route_exodus.html

Exemplore Blogpost on the Jinn: https://exemplore.com/paranormal/The-Jinn-Who-are-they

Explanations of Sleep Paralysis in Egypt Vs. Denmark (the Jinn): http://journals.sagepub.com/doi/10.1177/1363461513503378

Neolithic Cultures Overview: http://what-when-how.com/archaeology-of-ancient-egypt/neolithic-cultures-overview-archaeology-of-ancient-egypt/

Ancient River Systems in North Africa: http://www.messagetoeagle.com/ancient-rivers-that-existed-100000-years-ago-created-green-corridors-across-sahara/

Zerzura Article: http://www.ancientpages.com/2018/01/29/zerzura-lost-ancient-sahara-oasis-guarded-black-giants/

History of Water Dowsers: http://barbfeick.com/dowsing/history.htm

Information on Water Dowsing History: https://water.usgs.gov/edu/dowsing.html

Ancient Druid Religion article: https://www.gaia.com/lp/content/who-were-the-ancient-druids/

General Reference to the Jinn: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Jinn

General Reference to the Toubou/Tibu Peoples: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Toubou_people

Additional reading:

Wright, John: The Trans-Saharan Slave Trade (2007): https://books.google.ca/books?id=ZA46PBGp0tUC&dq=maghrebis+slave+trade&source=gbs_navlinks_s

Doughty, Charles Montagu: Travels in Arabia Deserta https://books.google.ca/books?id=QROE6wrE89oC&source=gbs_navlinks_s

https://www.amazon.ca/gp/search?index=books&linkCode=qs&keywords=9781298041272

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Episode III: Lore of the Homunculus

 

History of Alchemy Podcast/Website http://historyofalchemy.com/    http://historyofalchemy.com/books/

Paracelcus/ Neo Platonism http://historyofalchemy.com/list-of-alchemists/paracelsus/

Richard Coniff, Smithsonian Mag , Article on Alchemy and Homunculus 

https://www.smithsonianmag.com/history/alchemy-may-not-been-pseudoscience-we-thought-it-was-180949430/

Ancient Alchemy  https://www.alchemylab.com/history_of_alchemy.htm

University Of Liege, Greco-Egyptian Alchemy  https://orbi.uliege.be/bitstream/2268/14188/1/205-230%20M.%20Mertens1.pdf

Ancient Origins, Alchemy and The Homunculus http://www.ancient-origins.net/artifacts-ancient-writings/homunculus-alchemical-creation-little-people-great-powers-002928

Stanford Article, Transmutation and Homunculus  http://arcade.stanford.edu/rofl/artificial-men-alchemy-transubstantiation-and-homunculus

Modern attempt to create Homunculus https://www.unexplained-mysteries.com/forum/topic/292245-real-homunculus-made/

Bride of Frankenstein clip with Homunculi https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=K7AKLKQqfj4

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). https://muse-jhu-edu.ezproxy.library.ubc.ca/chapter/321897

Hartmann, Franz. Paracelcus and the Substance of his Teachingshttps://www.amazon.ca/Paracelsus-Substance-His-Teachings-Scholars/dp/1297030834/ref=sr_1_10?ie=UTF8&qid=1518890425&sr=8-10&keywords=franz+hartmann 

Peracelsianism and Rosicrucianism: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Paracelsus#Paracelsianism_and_Rosicrucianism

Neoplatonism definition: http://www.oxfordbibliographies.com.ezproxy.library.ubc.ca/view/document/obo-9780195389661/obo-9780195389661-0201.xml

Homunculus in Paracelsus, faust (JStor article, Snow) http://www.jstor.org.ezproxy.library.ubc.ca/stable/pdf/27708595.pdf?refreqid=excelsior%3A22dd86352efb62036dcb435dd9e3d7ec

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: https://books.google.ca/books?id=9acnAAAAQBAJ&pg=PA47&lpg=PA47&dq=Count+Kufstein+and+Abbe+Geloni&source=bl&ots=fS9GdrJ4Tf&sig=iMhRJnI3H3xiMN69nogzjRKkomw&hl=en&sa=X&ved=0ahUKEwibzfCn3IPZAhUES2MKHU3_AagQ6AEIKTAA#v=onepage&q&f=false

Franz Hartmann’s Peracelsus and the Substance of his Teachings: https://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/pdf4/074280400066395.pdf

Paracelsus Life and Doctrines http://www.universaltheosophy.com/legacy/works/the-life-and-the-doctrines-of-paracelsus/

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) http://www.levity.com/alchemy/islam01.html

University of Houston’s look at alchemy including Aristotle (series on machinery/innovators) https://www.uh.edu/engines/epi76.htm

Reference to Origins of Elixir of Life concept: http://www.ancient-origins.net/myths-legends/immortality-elixir-life-and-food-gods-001201

myth of Cadmus https://www.greeka.com/greece-myths/cadmus.htm

Homunculus (World Heritage Encyclopedia; Project Gutenberg) http://central.gutenberg.org/articles/Homunculus

Freemason website (Ohio branch) http://www.freemason.com/how-to-join/what-is-freemasonry/

Homunculus: The Alchemical Creation of Little People with Great Powers (April 20 2015)http://www.ancient-origins.net/artifacts-ancient-writings/homunculus-alchemical-creation-little-people-great-powers-002928

Zosimos of Panopolis: http://historyofalchemy.com/list-of-alchemists/zosimos-of-panopolis/

Additional Reading:

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

 http://historyofalchemy.com/books/   or  https://www.amazon.com/dp/B00HJQK6V6

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.

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Episode II: The Legend of Ogopogo

 

Ice age history - North America: https://www.livescience.com/40311-pleistocene-epoch.html  

In Search Of… 1968 Ogopogo Documentary hosted by Leonard Nimoy: https://youtu.be/HQTs5Ylfz2M

MonsterQuest Ogopogo Documentary (2009) https://youtu.be/e9SLUbi6svo

Interview with Catherine from Tourism Kelowna re: Ogopogo sightings https://youtu.be/H19S74n7AvQ

From Shannon McDonald’s channel featuring a 1980’s clip of Kelowna and Ogopogo sightings: https://youtu.be/_qrKlW6RSSw

January 7 2014 article from Live Science profiling Canada’s Loch Ness: The Ogopogo https://www.livescience.com/42399-ogopogo.html

Website detailing the Indigenous history of the Legend of Ogopogo, or N’ha-a-itk http://www.exploringtheunexplained.com/ogopogo.htm

Two sightings documented by Dan Basaraba, a local resident, sighted exactly one year apart from another: https://youtu.be/Z2ho7mIi6Kk

Bio on Arlene Gaal, Okanagan resident expert on the Ogopogo and author of three books on the subject: http://www.unknownexplorers.com/arlenegaal.php

Tourism Kelowna webpage/General information on Ogopogo https://www.tourismkelowna.com/plan/about/history/ogopogo/

Timeline of Glaciation https://www.revolvy.com/main/index.php?s=Timeline%20of%20glaciation&item_type=topic

Homepage of the Okanagan Legend Hunters, founded by Bill Steciuk http://www.ogopogoquest.com

National Geographic Information on Various North American Sturgeon Species https://www.nationalgeographic.com/environment/freshwater/lake-sturgeon/

Drainage Patterns Image of Okanagan Lake http://www.obwb.ca/wsd/wp-content/uploads/2011/01/figure2.jpg

Brittanica Encyclopedia entry on Sauropods https://www.britannica.com/animal/sauropod

Brittanica Encyclopedia entry on Plesiosaurs https://www.britannica.com/animal/plesiosaur

Williston, Samuel Wendell. “North American Plesiosaurs: Elasomaurus, Cimoliasaurs, and Polycotylus.” American Journal of Science XXI (1906):221-236-236. Link:<https://en.wikisource.org/wiki/North_American_Plesiosaurs:_Elasmosaurus,_Cimoliasaurus,_and_Polycotylus >

Cryptozoological info https://www.aquiziam.com/ogopogo/

Daily Colonist Article http://www.britishcolonist.ca/solrcurl.php?q=Ogopogo

Cryptosociety https://web.archive.org/web/20140723174710/http://bcscc.ca/ogopogo.htm

Syilx Info https://www.syilx.org/about-us/syilx-nation/

Okanagan Bio https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Okanagan

Ancient Fish https://owlcation.com/stem/Coelacanth-Fish-Tops-List-Prehistoric-Animals-Found-Alive

Prehistoric things that are alive today http://listverse.com/2010/05/14/top-10-prehistoric-fish-alive-today/

Columbia River Info https://www.nwcouncil.org/history/Chronology

BC Snakes http://www.bcreptiles.ca/snakes.htm

John McDougall https://myronathon.wordpress.com/tag/ogopogo/

Susan Allison https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Susan_Louisa_Moir_Allison

Titanoboa http://insider.si.edu/2012/03/largest-snake-the-world-has-ever-seen-is-being-brought-back-to-life-by-smithsonian-channel/

Ancient Landscapes Okanagan http://www.waymarking.com/waymarks/WMQ2K2_Ancient_Landscapes_60_Million_Years_Ago_to_Current_Okanagan_Falls_British_Columbia_Canada

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. 

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Episode I: The Lost Army of Cambyses II

 

The Histories, by Herodotus (online version):http://classics.mit.edu/Herodotus/history.html

Miller, Jess article, “How to Make a Documentary” on JenReviews.com: https://www.jenreviews.com/how-to-make-a-documentary/

Egypt’s Supreme Council of Antiquities website: http://www.sca-egypt.org/eng/sca_history.htm

Article siting finds of Helwan University students (published 2000) https://archive.archaeology.org/0009/newsbriefs/cambyses.html

2009 blog post from RogueClassicist detailing the latest claims regarding the Castigiolis etc https://rogueclassicism.com/2009/11/13/cambyses-lost-army-found-dont-eat-that-elmer/

Seeker article (published 2012) regarding Castiglioni finds: https://www.seeker.com/vanished-persian-army-said-found-in-desert-1766074851.html

Bio of Orde Wingate, British Officer who searched for the Missing Army in 1933 wikipedia : https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Orde_Wingate#Sudan,_1928%E2%80%931933

Laszlo Almasy biography/information on his three journeys adventuring in the Libyan Desert. https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/L%C3%A1szl%C3%B3_Alm%C3%A1sy#Exploring_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.

http://www.dailymail.co.uk/sciencetech/article-1226500/Is-lost-Persian-army-Compelling-remains-uncovered-Sahara-Desert.html

Article citing the Castiglioli's version of events (seems to be sourced from the Daily Mail article published a week prior)

http://content.time.com/time/world/article/0,8599,1938822,00.html

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

https://topdocumentaryfilms.com/lost-army-king-cambyses/

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.

https://www.huffingtonpost.com/gary-s-chafetz/the-lost-armyfound-at-las_b_372293.html

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.

http://www.ancient-origins.net/news-history-archaeology/has-mystery-lost-persian-army-finally-been-solved-001778 

Article cited by Ancient-Origins.net detailing Dr. Olaf Kaper's revelations about the missing army.

http://www.sci-news.com/archaeology/science-lost-army-persian-king-cambyses-ii-02002.html

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

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=41TPZWAgPoM

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

https://www.ancient.eu/Darius_I/

ADDITIONAL READING

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.