Season 2

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Modern Zombies: The Rebirth of the Undead

In the final episode of our three-part series, we bring us to the 21st-century zombie.

Modern Zombies: The Rebirth of the Undead

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Why George Romero Changed Zombies Forever

In this second episode of our special series, we move from the zombi to the Romero zombie.

Why George Romero Changed Zombies Forever

Video thumbnail: Monstrum The Origins of the Zombie, from Haiti to the U.S.

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The Origins of the Zombie, from Haiti to the U.S.

The first episode of our three-part special series on the complex history of the zombie.

The Origins of the Zombie, from Haiti to the U.S.

Video thumbnail: Monstrum The Original Urban Legend: Spring-Heeled Jack

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The Original Urban Legend: Spring-Heeled Jack

Spring-heeled Jack became both a terrifying boogeyman and an avenging hero.

The Original Urban Legend: Spring-Heeled Jack

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Unlocking the Mystery of Loch Ness

Find out what theories have been disproven—and what questions are still unanswered.

Unlocking the Mystery of Loch Ness

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The Fatal Song of the Sirens

We picture sirens as similar to mermaids, but the original first sirens weren’t fish-like.

The Fatal Song of the Sirens

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Bunyip: Australia’s Mysterious Amphibian Monster

A constant in the stories of the bunyip is the role of Aboriginal storytelling & culture.

Bunyip: Australia’s Mysterious Amphibian Monster

Video thumbnail: Monstrum Jorōgumo: The Deadly Spider Woman from Yokai Lore

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Jorōgumo: The Deadly Spider Woman from Yokai Lore

This shapeshifting female spider monster from Japan might be your worst nightmare.

Jorōgumo: The Deadly Spider Woman from Yokai Lore

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What's In My (Go) Bag?

Why do we have such a fascination with apocalyptic scenarios?

What's In My (Go) Bag?

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Slender Man: How The Internet Created a Monster

There are few modern monsters more notorious, or more recognized, than Slenderman.

Slender Man: How The Internet Created a Monster

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Jinn: The Ancient Arabian Shapeshifters

The jinni are far more important, and frightening, than pop culture would have us believe.

Jinn: The Ancient Arabian Shapeshifters

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The Dark Origins of Hansel and Gretel

What could possibly have prompted the creation of this twisted tale?

The Dark Origins of Hansel and Gretel

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Leshy: The Slavic Lord of the Forest

Learn about the surprising history of this shapeshifting creature.

Leshy: The Slavic Lord of the Forest