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The true science behind our most popular urban legends. Historical mysteries, paranormal claims, popular science myths, aliens and UFO reports, conspiracy theories, and worthless alternative medicine schemes... Skeptoid has you covered. From the sublime to the startling, no topic is sacred. Weekly since 2006.

Skeptoid Brian Dunning

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The true science behind our most popular urban legends. Historical mysteries, paranormal claims, popular science myths, aliens and UFO reports, conspiracy theories, and worthless alternative medicine schemes... Skeptoid has you covered. From the sublime to the startling, no topic is sacred. Weekly since 2006.

    Ode to the Nightcrawler

    Ode to the Nightcrawler

    Beware of this creepy cryptid, or you might just fall in love with it.

    • 6 min
    Who Really Killed the Electric Car?

    Who Really Killed the Electric Car?

    Pop culture tells us that a conspiracy is what killed GM's EV1 in 2002. But is an exotic explanation really needed?

    • 15 min
    On the Trail of Papillon

    On the Trail of Papillon

    How much truth was there to the prison escape story of Henri Charrière?

    • 12 min
    The Episodes That Changed My Mind, Part 2

    The Episodes That Changed My Mind, Part 2

    Some more of the episodes where I went in with one idea, and came out with another.

    • 13 min
    The Episodes That Changed My Mind, Part 1

    The Episodes That Changed My Mind, Part 1

    Some of the episodes where I went in expecting one thing, but found something different.

    • 13 min
    Seeking the Soviet Battle Mole

    Seeking the Soviet Battle Mole

    The story goes that the Soviet Union had nuclear-powered underground vehicles for waging a whole new kind of war.

    • 14 min

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