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Aliens on Earth
If scientists had to come up with a completely crazy theory about where humans came from, what could it be? How about we are all descendants of aliens. It's an astonishing claim, have all these scientists been reading too much science...
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Interview with a Poltergeist
The Enfield Poltergeist was a period of apparent poltergeist activity which occurred in the village of Brimsdown, in the borough of Enfield, England. The activity began when single parent, Peggy Hodgson moved into the small townhouse with her four children in August 1977 and continued until September 1978, with an added outburst in August 1980. The activity occurred at Brimsdown, a village near Enfield, in a council house rented to Peggy Hodgson, a single parent with four children. During this...
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Stalin’s Ape Man
In the MonsterQuest episode entitled “Stalin’s Ape Man”, the team takes a look at the reports of half man, half ape creatures in the former Soviet Union. There are reports that Stalin authorized a project to create an ape-man army in the 1920s. A Russian historian claims to have the remains of a descendent from a Bigfoot type creature known as an Abanu. They look at the possibility that Bigfoot and Abanu sightings are a result of an evolutionary throwback condition known as atavism. The MonsterQuest team...
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The Entity
The Entity is a Channel 4 documentary on sleep paralysis. Sleep paralysis is a phenomenon in which people, either when falling asleep or wakening, temporarily experience an inability to move. More formally, it is a transition state between wakefulness and rest characterized by complete muscle atonia (muscle weakness). It can occur at sleep onset or upon awakening, and it is often associated with terrifying visions (e.g., an intruder in the room), to which one is unable to react due to paralysis. It is...
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Sirius
Sirius (2013) is a documentary film that follows the efforts of Steven M. Greer, MD to reveal information about top secret energy projects and propulsion techniques. It is based on Dr. Greer's book, Hidden Truth, Forbidden Knowledge and features government and military whistleblowers who provide testimony that the United States government is covering up the existence of Unidentified Flying Objects (UFOs) and extraterrestrial visitation. Also featured prominently are images and a DNA analysis of a six-inch being...
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Mystery Of The Left Hand
Mystery of the Left Hand explores the characteristics of left-handed people. But don’t be surprised if you can’t remember deciding whether to be left or right handed. Hand preference is thought to begin in your mother’s womb and stay with you for life. And what comes naturally to us is important information for scientists. Handedness may be a clue into human behaviour and how our bodies work. Our brains are contra lateral, meaning that the left hemisphere controls the movement of the right side of the...
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The Phase
It’s an astounding coincidence: in the absolute majority of accounts of the supernatural, be they biblical miracles, UFOs or paranormal phenomena, the protagonist had been falling asleep or waking up at the crucial moment. As a result, there is something out there that has forever altered human history and culture – something we know very little about. What are they keeping from us? Who stunted human development and who has something to gain from that? What’s hidden inside each and every one of us –...
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Room 237
Room 237: A subjective documentary that explores the numerous theories about the hidden meanings within Stanley Kubrick's film The Shining (1980). The film may be over 30 years old but it continues to inspire debate, speculation, and mystery. Five very different points of view are illuminated through voice over, film clips, animation and dramatic reenactments. Together they'll draw the audience into a new maze, one with endless detours and dead ends, many ways in, but no way...
The Mystery of the Black Death
The Black Death pandemic swept across Europe in the mid-14th century killing about half the population. It was caused by a bacterium called Yersinia...