If you like intriguing true stories from science, history, and psychology, this audiobook-like adaptation of DamnInteresting.com ought to tickle your fancy.
In 1933, British WWI vet Maurice Wilson hatched an unorthodox plan to reach the still-untouched summit of Everest.
The Rube's Dilemma
A great pitcher’s great temptation.
Devouring The Heart Of Portugal
In 1924 a bankrupt businessman in Portugal launched an audacious international scheme to become one of the wealthiest men in the world.
The Mount St. Helens Trespasser
Robert Rogers, a man obsessed with trespassing, sets his sights on Mount St. Helens in the spring of 1980
Hunting For Kobyla
The true story of a runaway Nazi, a determined sleuth, and a chase around the world.
The Unceasing Cessna Hacienda
In 1958, one heavily modified airplane flew out of Las Vegas with a single objective: Don’t land.
Always interesting. Never preachy.
It’s such a relief to find a podcast that is enriching and entertaining without ever trying to advance some social agenda. It’s so nice to simply be entertained without being influenced or converted.
Great work by all, thank you Alan Bellows. This show is very well put together, intelligently narrated and gripping until the end. A must for history lovers
This podcast always delivered well researched and interesting stories you have likely never heard before. The writing, narration , and presentation is top notch. This has been a favorite for years and I love to share it with others.