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6 Strange Mysteries from New York City

A recent visit to New York inspired a look into some of the strangest mysterious from the city. We've got something for everyone from unsolved murders and haunted locations to a large serpentine cryptid swimming in the Hudson River.  Guest Sanjay Raja is a specialist in health and wellness and is in production for his new show "Recipe for Wellness". Find out more on instagram @recipeforwellness2024, fb https://www.facebook.com/sanjay.raja.12/, and https://www.linkedin.com/in/sanjay-s-r-925682b2/ Subscribe  to "A Study of Strange" on your favorite podcast platform! Visit our Substack for more strange content!  https://astudyofstrange.substack.com/ Theme Music by Matt Glass Instagram: @astudyofstrange Support:  astudyofstrange.substack.com Website:  www.astudyofstrange.com Hosted by  Michael May Email stories, comments, or ideas to astudyofstrange@gmail.com Support our new Substack  https://astudyofstrange.substack.com/ ©2022 Convergent Content, LLC

The Mythical Lost City of Zerzura MINISODE

Zerzura is a legendary lost oasis city deep in the Sahara desert said to be guarded by black giants wielding golden swords. The legend goes back millenia and showed up in books and maps published by European explorers in the 18th and 19th centuries. Despite numerous daring expeditions, Zerzura remains a mystery, possibly still waiting to be unearthed. Tune into this exciting minisode as we cover the lore of this mythical city — could the sands of time be ready to reveal their secrets? Subscribe  to "A Study of Strange" on your favorite podcast platform! Visit our substack for more strange content!  https://astudyofstrange.substack.com/ Theme Music by Matt Glass Instagram: @astudyofstrange Support:  astudyofstrange.substack.com Website:  www.astudyofstrange.com Hosted by  Michael May Email stories, comments, or ideas to astudyofstrange@gmail.com Support our new Substack  https://astudyofstrange.substack.com/ ©2022 Convergent Content, LLC

Hunting the Beast of Bladenboro

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In the winter of 1953, the sleepy town of Bladenboro, North Carolina was thrown into chaos by a series of gruesome animal attacks. The perpetrator? A mysterious creature that locals dubbed the "Beast of Bladenboro" and "the vampire cat." Join us as we discuss the legend of this cryptid, examining the evidence, and exploring the theories surrounding its existence. What was the beast, and did it ever truly exist?  With special guest Kara Schaaf! Subscribe  to "A Study of Strange" on your favorite podcast platform! Visit our substack for more strange content!  https://astudyofstrange.substack.com/ Theme Music by Matt Glass Instagram: @astudyofstrange Support:  astudyofstrange.substack.com Website:  www.astudyofstrange.com Hosted by  Michael May Email stories, comments, or ideas to astudyofstrange@gmail.com Support our new Substack  https://astudyofstrange.substack.com/ ©2022 Convergent Content, LLC Links: https://northcarolinaghosts.com/piedmont/beast-bladenb

The Smiley Face Killers

The most terrifying concept you might come across in true crime is The Smiley Face Killers. A theory that proposes a killer or group of killers that target young men across the country. Their calling card; a smiley face. The idea has been popular in true crime content for over a decade, but it still haunts those that seek answers to the deaths of dozens of loved ones. With returning special guest Bridget Weitzel! https://www.instagram.com/queenb_onthemove/ Subscribe  to "A Study of Strange" on your favorite podcast platform! Visit our substack for more strange content!  https://astudyofstrange.substack.com/ Theme Music by Matt Glass Instagram: @astudyofstrange Support:  astudyofstrange.substack.com Website:  www.astudyofstrange.com Hosted by  Michael May Email stories, comments, or ideas to astudyofstrange@gmail.com Support our new Substack  https://astudyofstrange.substack.com/ ©2022 Convergent Content, LLC Links: http://homicidecenter.org/wp-content/uploads/2021/12/Research

The Strange Death of Todd Geib

We delve into the provocative case of Todd Geib, whose disappearance in the summer of 2005 led to a chilling mystery. Three weeks after he left a party, Todd was found floating in a secluded lake and authorities quickly concluded an accidental drowning. Yet, with a plethora of peculiar details and unanswered questions surrounding his death, speculation abounds. Was Todd Geib's demise a case of murder, and could it be linked to a string of strange deaths? Join us as we explore this baffling case which has ignited intrigue among content creators, filmmakers, and writers alike. With returning special guest Bridget Weitzel! https://www.instagram.com/queenb_onthemove/ Subscribe to "A Study of Strange" on your favorite podcast platform! Visit our substack for more strange content!  https://astudyofstrange.substack.com/ Theme Music by Matt Glass Instagram: @astudyofstrange Support: astudyofstrange.substack.com Website: www.astudyofstrange.com Hosted by Michael May Email stories

The Unsolved Berman Murders

We probe into the provocative mystery of Barry and Louise Berman's unsolved homicide that cast a shadow over a tranquil area of the Mojave Desert in 1986. The Bermans vanished during a romantic retreat, their abandoned truck the only trace left behind. Author and journalist Doug Kari of " The Berman Murders: Unraveling the Mojave Desert's Most Mysterious Unsolved Crime" joins the podcast to discuss his debut book about the case. Kari spent the better part of a decade speaking to witnesses, visiting crime scenes, and piecing together a compelling theory built around a possible suspect. This gripping tale of murder, mystery, and a haunting journey through the enchanting Mojave desert is a story you won't forget.  Buy the book! https://www.dougkari.com/ https://www.barnesandnoble.com/w/the-berman-murders-doug-kari/1143786995 https://tinyurl.com/d2cn7ae9   Subscribe  to "A Study of Strange" on your favorite podcast platform! Rate and Review  to help us r

The Real Exorcist: The Mystery of Roland Doe MINISODE

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Welcome to a spine-chilling mini episode of "A Study of Strange," where we dive into one of strange history's most unsettling cases - the real-life event that inspired the 1973 cinematic horror masterpiece, "The Exorcist." Join us as we study the story of Roland Doe, a 13-year-old boy from Saint Louis, whose experiences in 1949 turned from the unexplainable to the downright terrifying. This is the true story of the 1949 exorcism. Subscribe  to "A Study of Strange" on your favorite podcast platform! Rate and Review  to help us reach more listeners! Support  our new Substack  https://astudyofstrange.substack.com/ Theme Music by Matt Glass Instagram: @astudyofstrange Support:  astudyofstrange.substack.com Website:  www.astudyofstrange.com Hosted by  Michael May Email stories, comments, or ideas to astudyofstrange@gmail.com ©2022 Convergent Content, LLC LINKS! https://allthatsinteresting.com/roland-doe-the-exorcist-true-story https://www.novelsuspects.com/