Episodes
AI is currently a hot topic; everyone wants in, and with its promises of revolutionizing the world, its integration into our society cannot come soon enough. However, is it all as promising as it seems? While the dangers of AI have been highlighted by numerous leading figures worldwide, the potential for it to overshadow humanity is greater than anyone expects. We explore the work of an OpenAI insider who predicts that "superintelligent" AI will arrive sooner than anticipated, and we may not...
Published 06/21/24
Published 06/21/24
Have you ever encountered something odd, unexplained, or even terrifying while driving on a lonely road at night? If not, you might be in the minority, as reports of encounters with wraiths on fog-covered asphalt are more common than you may realize. Indeed, such reports may elicit a cliché feeling; however, they often come from highly reputable members of the community. In this show, we explore the unexplained creatures and spectral entities that haunt not just roads, but a variety of travel...
Published 06/14/24
Could creativity actually be a form of time travel? We explore this intriguing idea on this episode as we journey through reports of artists and writers who often seem to predict the future. We learn how a man seemingly knew of his impending death on 9/11 and expressed it in strange works of art, before hearing how a famed filmmaker depicted a survivor who fell from a plane long before the events occurred. Then for Plus+ members we consider how blood is often connected with supernatural...
Published 06/07/24
Somehow, any unusual light in the sky, strange aircraft, or unidentified object has become synonymous with extraterrestrials. Of course, such a generalization, while it may be apt in some reports, fails to assist in answering the continuing mystery of UFOs. For this episode, we explore some alternative theories around the nature of UFOs. Are they really associated with aliens, or is something more unusual occurring? We consider military cover-ups and hear how an advanced but highly...
Published 05/31/24
Around the world, mysterious ancient monoliths with perfectly carved terraces, massive steps, and underground grottos puzzle archaeologists, who attribute them to early cultures. Researcher Camille M. Sauvé explores how sacred sites around the world share architectural traits, revealing an ancient global culture and advanced, stone moulding technology. We discuss how Sauvé considers the science behind these monoliths, their placement on earth power spots, and their significant piezoelectric...
Published 05/24/24
For centuries, people have spontaneously disappeared in the most mysterious of circumstances. From Missing 411 reports to folklore legends of strange locations, there seems to be a common theme among them. We discuss some of these reports, from the reasonable to the outright outlandish, and consider how strange weather, solar activity, and sacred myths could explain just where these people are going. Then, for our Plus+ members, we explore the parallels between the changes in the cycles of...
Published 05/17/24
Bibhu Dev Misra joins us to discus his research into the ancient belief that civilization is progressively declining from a Golden Age to the current age of discord, known as the Kali Yuga. He predicts the end of the Kali Yuga in March 2025, which could trigger a global collapse by 2040 through wars, environmental disasters, and comet impacts, fulfilling ancient prophecies of Earth's renewal. He also elaborates on the scientific validation of the Yuga Cycle's alignment with Earth's precession...
Published 05/10/24
The topic of past life memories and reincarnation is often considered a taboo subject. However, inquiring minds like Ian Stevenson and Jim Tucker are well-known in their field due to the incredible case reports they have collated over their decorated careers. That said, it's not well-known that it was actually a 200-year-old report from Japan that spurred Stevenson to explore this fascinating phenomenon. On this episode, we hear this report and other incredible cases of reincarnation from...
Published 05/03/24
Crop circles is a subject of heated debate among both paranormal enthusiasts and scientists. However, there might be deeper, more profound explanations lurking within our collective human experiences that could shed light on this mystery. Some individuals who admit to creating these hoaxes report experiencing strange occurrences, suggesting that a mysterious force influences them to make these designs. We dive into these accounts to explore the possibility that a paranormal intelligence could...
Published 04/26/24
Strange things are said to lurk in the seaside mist of England's Cornwall—strange creatures, occult groups, and otherworldly entities are said to have covered the land for centuries. We discuss an obscured report of an odd video tape, mentioned in an old forum post, purported to show an occult group performing a strange ritual. Those who view the tape are reportedly supernaturally affected by it. Is this just a legend influenced by the horror film "The Ring," or is there some truth to the...
Published 04/20/24
Psychic phenomena permeates many aspects of our lives; however, for some reason, it is especially apparent in crime. Whether it's heightened emotions or human energy fueling tense events coupled with violence and revenge, the strange and unexplained is never far from these occurrences. We discuss some of these unusual happenings in the context of crimes being solved from beyond the grave, dowsing for missing persons, using psychometry to find money, and much more. Then, for our Plus+ Members,...
Published 04/12/24
Throughout the world, across numerous cultures, elongated skulls have been revered. Whether it's a small isolated island in the middle of the Pacific or an ancient culture, the practice of elongating skulls is as mystifying as it is unexplained. The practice has led some to speculate that it was done to enhance consciousness and psychic abilities. For the very same reason, trepanning has been conducted from Neolithic times to the modern day. We explore this strange practice and hear reports...
Published 04/05/24
It seems that every few years, a new announcement is made in the UFO genre, and disclosure is suddenly within reach. However, those who have been in the field for a long time realize that this is just another peak in the phenomenon cycle. We explore the history of UFO flaps and consider how similar elements recur throughout the ages. We also discuss the concept of "negative factors" and how the phenomenon itself seemingly leaves behind false evidence to undermine witnesses and researchers...
Published 03/29/24
An unassuming and hardworking woman arrived in Brasília in 1957 to contribute to the construction of the new capital city. Yet, within two decades, she had established a spiritual metropolis that serves as the headquarters of a global spiritual movement. We explore the life of this mysterious woman and learn about the practices of the "Valley of the Dawn" faith. Often dismissed as a cult, they could be considered the Brazilian equivalent of Unarius, adorned in peculiar bright clothing and...
Published 03/22/24
Why do we possess the traits we do? Why do we look and act the way we do? Is genetics the answer? The entire concept of genes explaining who and why we are didn't hold as well as it once had. There has to be something else, and that something else might be akin to the theories of morphic fields proposed by the groundbreaking scientist Rupert Sheldrake. We discuss concepts such as presentiment, extraordinary knowledge, telepathy, and much more as we delve into the strangest aspects of morphic...
Published 03/15/24
This show opens by discussing a seemingly beautiful coffee table book that turns out to be anything but. The seemingly innocuous cover offers no insight into the dark sexual side of Tibetan Buddhism that we encounter. We venture into a world not often discussed and almost never seen, full of magic, secret powers, and levitations during sexual practices. We also hear strange stories of sea monster karma and enlightenment tricks. Then, for our Plus+ members, we explore reports of "sun pillars"...
Published 03/08/24
It is only natural to want to put a strange experience into a category. See a human form materialize in your home? Well, it must be a ghost, right? What about running into a strange glowing cloud and experiencing missing time? It has to be a UFO encounter. Perhaps, however, what if it's something natural, something often experienced but not remotely understood? Could these and other seemingly paranormal experiences be the result of time anomalies? We consider this concept and discuss these...
Published 03/01/24
This Episode is Audio-Only What lurks in the deep? The world's oceans, lakes, and waterways have always held a strange allure, teasing us with their shadowy aquatic mysteries. If an extraterrestrial civilization were to establish itself on Earth, the ocean would be somewhere they might want to hide. It's out of the way of human interference and observations, yet provides access to the energy and materials they would need. In this episode, we hear stories of underwater encounters by scuba...
Published 02/23/24
They say fate is written in the stars, but could your attraction to others and appearance be influenced by them as well? We discuss the controversial and intriguing concept of astrophysiognomy, and consider whether your "nakshatras" truly influence your physical characteristics. We delve into far-out concepts such as cosmic DNA and astrological influence, following an exploration of the significance of classical architecture on our bodies and our innate connection to nature. Could modern...
Published 02/16/24
Delving into the archives of an old magazine reveals a plethora of strange paranormal phenomena. On this episode, we unearth reports detailing Kirlian aura drainers, vampiric possessions, paranormal photography, and encounters with plastic bag humanoids. Additionally, we explore tales of bargain properties haunted by recurring events of the past, prompting reflection on the importance of caution when encountering high strangeness. For our Plus+ members, we wrap up the bizarre saga of an...
Published 02/09/24
The UFO topic, already inflamed with controversy, has some suggesting a greater cover-up in progress. We venture into the unusual and contentious beliefs of an obscure cult-like group. They claim that the UFO Phenomenon's Extraterrestrial Hypothesis is a deliberate fabrication by the U.S. Government and that Reptilians, Greys, and Nordics are all misinformation tools used to hide the true operators of advanced craft. For our Plus+ members, we explore the Alien Big Cat phenomenon from a...
Published 02/03/24
With its breathtaking landscapes, you'd be forgiven for thinking that nothing in the realms of strange phenomena could lurk below the wilds of Chile. However, according to one researcher, UFOs, dimensional gateways, electric humanoids, and much more inhabit this land. We explore some of these strange stories and consider extraordinary reports of teleporting fogs, adventures to hidden islands, and military encounters with the unknown. Then for our Plus+ Members, we discuss the story of a New...
Published 01/26/24
In a very real sense, the science industry has become less about discovery and more about compliance with the statutory. Of course, not all quack theories should be entertained, but are we in danger of dismissing revolutionary concepts? On this episode, we discuss the controversial theory of "Wave genetics," which is a theoretical approach to understanding genetic information transfer. It suggests that genetic material can be influenced and manipulated by electromagnetic waves, and that the...
Published 01/19/24
Welcome back to an all-new season of Mysterious Universe! Join us as we kick off 2024 exploring the strange events currently engulfing our world. We discuss the supernatural side of Vietnam and hear stories of the ghostly figures said to haunt the guerrilla battlefields and tunnels of Cu Chi. Stories of tree ghosts, glowing beings, and bullet-imperious phantom apes are all covered before we chat about the recent reports of jellyfish UFOs and alien sightings from around the globe. Then our...
Published 01/13/24