EPISODE XXX: LAS BRUJAS DE MEXICO

The belief in witchcraft is something that has existed for hundreds if not thousands of years, since the times of the Olmec and Maya of ancient Mesoamerica, long before European conquest and colonization. Terrifying legends of hideous monstrosities capable of sucking children’s souls away among other horrifying powers known as brujas - witches - have haunted the peoples of Mexico and continue to do so…

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EPISODE XXIX: THE GOOD-LUCK MAN

The search for an elixir of life is common across mythologies around the world throughout history, with many stories claiming the type extreme longevity found only amongst those between gods and men. However some stories are more compelling than others…

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Andrew McKay
EPISODE XXVII: SPIRIT OF THE NORTH

The terrifying legend of the Wendigo finds its origins in Algonquin traditions. It is known as the dangerous spirit of winter with the ability to transform men women and children into a terrifying cannibalistic creature with a heart of ice.

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EPISODE XXV: ALIEN BIG CATS

For centuries, witnesses across Australia have encountered creatures that are quite out of place… over the years there have been reports of big cats roaming in the forests, attacking livestock and even people. Thousands of people have seen these creatures, yet officially they do not exist.

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EPISODE XXIV UFO ENCOUNTERS: VALLEE AND TRACE EVIDENCE

The UFO phenomena is an incredibly dense and complex subject, one that often leaves us with more questions than answers. Join Into The Portal as we explore UFO encounters presented in a comparative survey by prominent Ufologist Jacques Vallée, and discuss ideas related to The Interdimensional Hypothesis in a follow up of the Maury Island Incident of 1947.

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EPISODE XXIII: THE MAURY ISLAND INCIDENT

In 1947 there were a series of bizarre encounters with Unidentified Flying Objects across the United States. Roswell, New Mexico became a household name. In Washington, a spree of sightings would unfold, bringing to the modern world the concept of the ‘flying saucer’ and possibly the first instance of Men in Black.


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EPISODE XXII ANCIENT EXPLORERS: THE IRISH CONNECTION

The twin legends of Welsh Prince Madoc and Irish St. Brendan are based around the idea of ancient explorers who set their sights on the great unknown: the West. Join Into The Portal for Part Two of our Ancient Explorers series: The Irish Connection.

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EPISODE XXI: ANCIENT CHINESE EXPLORERS

In ancient times, far before Columbus ever set sail for the New World, there existed cultures with the capabilities of reaching these same distant shores. The feats of Chinese mariners rivals that of the best European explorers, and evidence points to the Chinese discovery of America decades if not hundreds of years before the Spanish ever set sail...

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EPISODE XX: THE STRANGE MIND OF NIKOLA TESLA

The brilliance of Tesla is difficult to quantify. His ideas often extended beyond the reach of the normal, the acceptable, far beyond the grasp of his peers in many accounts. Tesla's esoteric concepts and innovations in electricity and harnessing energy often led him down a strange path that ultimately led to his estrangement from society. However, he never ceased in his research which has become the basis for numerous modern technologies and has led Tesla to be associated with an endless slew of conspiracies…

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EPISODE XIX: THE BUNYIP

The outback of Australia is known for its deadly creatures… from the poisonous puncture of the Sydney Funnel Mouth Spider to the stealthy bite of the Eastern Brown Snake, Australia is teeming with creatures with the power to eradicate humankind – or, at least cause the early demise of those most unfortunate individuals to encounter them.

The legendary Bunyip is no exception. Join Into The Portal as we dig deep into the history of this elusive legendary giant.


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Andrew McKay
EPISODE XVIII: THE INVISIBLE CITY

The Legend of Kitezh has a rich history in Russian folklore that dates back as far as the 13th century A.D and possibly further into the days of the Rus, before the Mongol invasions began sweeping the continent from the East. The legend is steeped in violence and imperialism, and takes a turn into the paranormal with the legendary fall of Kitezh. Join Into The Portal for a whole new historical mystery that takes us back to the far East - Russia.

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EPISODE XVII AMELIA EARHART: DISAPPEARANCE AND LEGACY

Many of us know the name Amelia Earhart, and most who are familiar almost immediately think about her tragic disappearance along with navigator Fred Noonan in 1937. But Amelia’s story is so much more than just the mystery of her disappearance. Join us on Into The Portal for a special interview with Chris Williamson from The Chasing Earhart Podcast as we discuss the vanishing and inspirational legacy of Amelia Earhart.

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EPISODE XVI REAL PIRATES OF THE CARIBBEAN: THE LEGEND OF BONNY AND READ

The life at sea is no place for a lady. However this was hardly the way to describe Anne Bonny and Mary Read, two fearless female pirates that lived during the Golden Era of Caribbean piracy of the 1700’s. What brief record exists of the lives of Anne Bonny and Mary Read were filled with enough notorious deeds to qualify the women for a place of honour beside Blackbeard and other well-known male pirates….

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EPISODE XIV PT II. UNDERWORLD OF GIZA: OSIRIS' SHAFT

The mysteries of the Giza Plateau continue for Into The Portal with yet another entry into the Underworld... The Shaft of Osiris, a multi-layer underground complex of chambers offers yet another intriguing case, the function of which has eluded researchers to date. 

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EPISODE XIV: THE UNDERWORLD OF GIZA

Deep beneath the shifting sands of the Egyptian desert lies a forgotten place… a mysterious network of catacombs known as Giza’s Underworld. Long considered purely metaphorical, the ancient Egyptian concept of the Afterlife is conceived of as an intense journey through lakes of fire, carnivorous animals, pits of serpents, and devious deities. However, no one ever thought this place could exist in the physical realm, until now… 

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THE GREAT LAKES TRIANGLE PT II: VANISHED AIRCRAFT

Join Into The Portal for Part II of the Great Lakes Triangle: Vanished Planes. We explore the Kinross Incident, where a USAF F-89 fighter jet disappeared without a trace, the tragic circumstances of the United Airlines Flight 389, the cause of which continues to elude investigators to this day and much more. Theories abound in Part two of our Great Lakes Series… find out why this area has been dubbed the Deadliest Freshwater Graveyard in the World.

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