The Search For Bigfoot
Join the guys as they interview David Bakara, the creator of Expediton: Bigfoot, to learn more about his search for the creature and the inspiration behind his museum See more »
Could we still discover unknown large animals?
Experts believe that millions of undiscovered species exist in the modern day — but most are tiny microbes and insects. What if there are much larger undiscovered creatures out there?
What was the Black Hand?
In the early 20th century, single assassination by an secret society launched Europe in all-out war. So what was the Black Hand?
Serial Killers on the Loose: Part 2
An unidentified killer goes on a murder spree and disappears in a clean getaway, taunting the cops before disappearing. Listen in to learn more about killers who (so far) vanished into thin air.
What is red mercury?
What exactly is red mercury — and why can’t anyone agreee about its chemical makeup, uses, or effects? Tune in and learn why there might be more to the story.
Unacknowledged: An Interview with Dr. Steven Greer
Join the guys as they interview the founder of CSETI and The Disclosure Project, Dr. Steven M. Greer, about the future of government secrets, UFOs and disclosure.
Facial Recognition with Jonathan Strickland
You’ve heard of facial recognition technology. Join the guys and special guest Jonathan Strickland as they explore the disturbing facts.
The Collapse of Atlanta
In Atlanta, a section of I-85 collapsed days and then a sinkhole emerged in I-20. The city and media proposed several official explanations, but is there more to it?
What the heck is a Toynbee Tile?
For decades, mysterious tiles have appeared in dozens of cities across North and South America, touting a strange — and strangely consistent — message. But what are the Toynbee Tiles? What is their purpose and who made them?
What happened to Hitler?
On April 30th, 1945, one of the most infamous men in recent history died by his own hand as Allied forces bore down on his bunker. At least, that’s the official story. Yet for decades historians and theorists across the planet have questioned this narrative — so what actually happened to Adolf Hitler?
ConspiracyStuff LIVE: The Future of Surveillance
Tune in as Ben, Matt and Noel explore bizarre buildings and the future of surveillance in this episode, recorded live in Brooklyn during NYCPodfest.
Where are the world’s most frequent UFO sightings?
For millenia people across the planet have reported seeing bizarre objects in the sky.So what does the latest info tell us about UFO sightings? Where are they occur most frequently? The answer might surprise you.
Did Hallucinogens Create Religion?
How did the human species become the most self-aware, successful primate on the planet?
The Mysterious Lake City Quiet Pills
Did a group of private assassins use a series of sleazy websites as fronts for their base of operations? Join Ben, Matt and Noel as they delve into the mysterious story of Lake City Quiet Pills.
Did the CIA invent counterculture?
Why do so many people think the CIA invented the counterculture of the 1960s?
Die Glocke: The Legend of the Nazi Bell
Like most other militaries of the time, the Nazi army conducted extensive classified research into all aspects of warfare, from rocketry to drugs, tank improvements and so on. They also delved into more exotic realms, and their endeavors remain a subject of enduring fascination in the modern age. Perhaps the most famous of these legendary experiments is something known as Die Glocke, or the Nazi Bell. But what is it supposed to be, exactly? What does it do? And, if it is real, where did it end up?
The Sick, Sweet Secret of the Sugar Cover-up
Everyone knows sugar in excessive amounts can have damaging effects on your health — but just how bad is it, and why do people in the US still consume so much? Join the guys as they delve into the strange story of the decades-long sugar conspiracy.
Did the US abandon soldiers in the Vietnam War?
At the close of the Paris Peace Accords, the US and Vietnam agreed to return any POWs to their home country — however, for decades after the close of the conflict, people in country reported seeing missing American soldiers, sometimes held by foreign officials, sometimes on their own in the jungle. So what happened to the hundreds of missing soldiers in the Vietnam War… and how much did the US government actually know about i99t?
Does China Have Psychic Child Soldiers?
Nowadays many people are familiar with the US government’s bizarre psychic experiments — but what about China’s? Join the guys as they explore the strange phenomenon of China’s psychic children.
David Icke and the Rise of the Lizard People
It’s one of the most outlandish conspiracy theories in history — the idea that the world is secretly ruled by a shadowy cabal of half-human, half-alien reptilian creatures. And its most famous proponent has kept this idea in the public eye for decades. So who is David Icke?
What happened to Elisa Lam?
In 2013, Canadian college student Elisa Lam disappeared while on a solo trip through California. For weeks law enforcement was at a loss to explain the disappearance — until, that is, a maintenance worker at the Cecil Hotel discovered her body in a water tank. And with that, what should have been the end of a tragic tale instead became the prologue to a mystery that, according to many, remains unsolved in the present day: What happened to Elisa Lam?
The NSA: Fact, Fiction and Fright
Since the 1950s, the National Security Agency has been responsible for collecting, analyzing and verifying a vast amount of signals intelligence, ostensibly to protect the people of the United States. Over the decades the agency has grown to become one of the world’s premiere repositories of intelligence — everything from internet search histories to phone calls and texts, as well. In the final days of President Obama’s administration the NSA was quietly allowed to share this information with every other US intelligence agency. So what happens next?
Grimoires: Fact and Fiction
From fictional works like the Necronomicon to the all-too-real Key of Solomon, humanity has long been obsessed with the idea of ancient tomes holding hidden, unholy and possibly dangerous secrets. But where do these grimoires come from? How many are hoaxes, and are there any legitimate works out there?
The Hemp Car Cover-up
Make no mistake: the United States is a car culture, and the extreme sprawl of the country means the vast majority of citizens can’t realistically live without their cars. This has inevitably led to enormous amounts of pollution and (some would argue) wars over the resources needed to keep the car culture going. So what if there was an alternative? Why would someone cover it up?
Listener Appreciation 2017: The Cattle Witcher Edition
Have you written to your favorite conspiracy show lately? If so, tune in: Your message just might be on the air! Join Matt and Noel as they explore the latest, greatest – and, at times, strangest – tweets, emails and messages from the best audience in the history of podcasts.
Did Sheldon Gosline Discover a Lost Civilization?
For centuries self-assured academics believed Troy was a mythological city — until, that is, the ruins were discovered. Over the span of history, the human species has lost people, cities and entire civilizations. Occasionally, governments don’t want these lost empires to be found. So what happens when a controversial linguist claims to discover an ancient people spanning Iran to Southern C
The Mystery of the Cagots
For centuries communities in France and Spain practiced a brutal, widely-accepted system of discrimination against a group of families and individuals known as Cagots — but who were these people? Where did they come from, and where are they now? See more »
The Search For Noah’s Ark
For centuries various groups claimed they’d discovered the remnants of Noah’s Ark, the legendary wooden ship of Biblical fame. Despite controversy, skepticism and numerous dead ends, the search continues into the present day. And, what’s more, several Ark hunters believe there’s a conspiracy afoot — the secular world knows the Ark is real, they argue, but work to suppress the truth. Why?
Is the Military On Drugs?
From the old stories of Viking Berserkers to the rise of the Assassins and more, humanity has spent millennia using drugs as a way to explore spirituality, repair the body — and, sometimes, to gain an edge in combat. But how prevalent was this practice? How does it continue in the modern day?
News: The Fake vs. The Real
The internet, while amazing, has given rise to the dangerous proliferation of misleading – or, in some cases, entirely fictitious- stories masquerading as news. So how can we outsmart the conspiracy of disinformation?
Stuff They Don’t Want You to Know: Why are people protesting in North Dakota?
You may have heard a bit about the North Dakota Access Pipeline in the news — but probably not much. What’s happening at the site of one the largest Native American protests in recent history, and why isn’t it more widely reported in the US? See more »
What is Project Iceworm?
How many secret military bases exist around the world? How many of those are active, and how many abandoned? Join Ben, Matt and Noel as they explore both the specific discovery of Project Iceworm and the larger practice of building top-secret bases around the globe.
Who Built The Georgia Guidestones?
After years of listener requests, Ben, Matt and Noel are finally exploring the mysterious story of the legendary Georgia Guidestones. Who built this monument, and why? Listen in to learn more.
What’s Happening at the Dakota Access Pipeline?
As of 2014, North Dakota has a population under 500,000 — so you, like many others, may be wondering why over 1.6 million people used social media to check in to the state’s Standing Rock reservation. Listen in to learn more about the protests over the Dakota Access Pipeline, along with allegations of media suppression, state-sponsored violence and more.
Stuff They Don’t Want You to Know: Children, Catholicism and Conspiracy: An Epidemic of Abuse
For decades rumors of child abuse in the Catholic Church were treated as just that: rumors. However, in recent years, evidence has emerged proving, beyond any reasonable doubt, that the authorities knew, and conspired to cover it up for years.
Catholics, Children and Conspiracy: The Epidemic of Abuse
For decades various individuals and organizations with the Catholic Church were dogged by rumors of horrific abuse – and, eventually, it turned out that several of those rumors were true. But how far back does this abuse go, and how widespread is it? Listen in to learn more.
Stuff They Don’t Want You to Know: Clinton Conspiracies: 2016 Presidential Election
In the second part of our series on the 2016 presidential election we explore the facts, fiction, controversy and conspiracy theories surrounding the Clinton campaign.
Election, Part II: Top Clinton Conspiracies
Mere days before the US election, it seems overwhelmingly likely that either Hillary Clinton or Donald Trump will become the next President of the United States. Both candidates have been the source of great controversy, and in the second part of this series we explore the facts, fiction, controversy and conspiracy theories surrounding the Clinton campaign.
Stuff They Don’t Want You to Know: Trump Conspiracies: 2016 Presidential Election
Donald Trump, like his rival Hillary Clinton, has been the subject of numerous conspiracy theories. But why? Tune in for a look at the allegations surrounding his campaign for president. Stay tuned for next week’s episode on the Clinton campaign.
Election, Part I: Top Trump Conspiracies
Donald Trump has captured global attention in his campaign for the Presidency – and, like his Democratic opponent Hillary Clinton, no small amount of controversy. So is there any truth to the massive conspiracy theories surrounding Trump? Tune in to hear more about the facts and fiction of the Trump campaign, from the rumors of tax dodging to false flag candidates and more. (And don’t worry, folks, part II is all about the Clinton campaign.) See more »
What’s the US National Radio Quiet Zone?
Tucked away in a stretch of rural land in Virginia, West Virginia and Maryland, the radio quiet zone is 13,000 square miles of near-total electronic silence. What’s going on in this area where cellphones don’t work and microwaves are illegal? Tune in to learn more.
Stuff They Don’t Want You to Know: What’s in the National Quiet Zone?
Across 1300 square miles in West Virginia, Virginia and Maryland a strange electronic silence looms heavily in the air. Cell phones don’t work, there’s only one radio station and government officials patrol the streets searching for illegal wifi.
Skidoosh: The Listener Mail Episode
Have you sent the guys an email, tweet or FB message? If so, tune in – you might just be on the air in this special episode of listener mail.
Stuff They Don’t Want You to Know: The Battle of Los Angeles
In the early hours of February 25th, 1942, air raid sirens resounded across Los Angeles, California. The military fired roughly 1500 anti-aircraft machine gun rounds and artillery shells at some unknown object in the sky. So what really happened?
Did aliens appear over Los Angeles?
In the wee hours of February 25th, 1942, air raid sirens resounded across LA. Anti-aircraft guns fired the better part of 1500 shells at something. To many people, that mysterious UFO has yet to be identified, more than half a century later. So what really happened?
Stuff They Don’t Want You to Know: Have you met a psychopath?
How many psychopaths actually exist? Are they more common than studies would have you believe? Is it possible you’ve met one without knowing it?
The Hidden World of Psychopaths
How common are psychopaths? Is it possible that you’ve met one? Join the guys as they explore the fact, fiction and controversy surrounding one of the world’s most widely misunderstood mental illnesses.
Stuff They Don’t Want You to Know: Did NASA fake the moon landings?
For nearly 50 years a vocal group of people around the world have remained convinced that NASA faked the moon landings. But if that’s the case, why? What would the motivations for a hoax be, and how on Earth could it remain a secret for so long?
How could the CIA have faked the moon landing?
For nearly half a century people around the world have believed the moon landing was faked. If that were true, how could people possibly perpetrate such a massive hoax? Join Ben, Matt and Noel as they interview Matt Johnson about his newest film Operation Avalanche. S
Stuff They Don’t Want You to Know: Professional Sports and Match Fixing
It’s no secret that sports are a billion-dollar industry, but how honest are these games? Both FIFA and the IOC have been dogged by rumors of corruption but, according to some, that’s just the tip of the iceberg.