Incredible Stories Podcast
  • Language: eng
  • Episodes: 54
  • Last: 18 Feb 2018
Incredible Stories Podcast brings you stories ranging from interesting history, amazing human accomplishments, weird tales and even a touch of paranormal.

Episodes (54)

  • The Tale of the Shipwrecked Sailor
    The Tale of the Shipwrecked Sailor
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    Published: 17 Mar 2017 Duration: n/a
    The ‘Tale of the Shipwrecked Sailor’ is one of the oldest written stories in history!  More than 4,000 years old hear this inspirational Egyptian story theatrically performed in this week’s episode.     Show Notes: The Tale of The Shipwrec... Read more →
    The ‘Tale of the Shipwrecked Sailor’ is one of the oldest written stories in history!  More than 4,000 years old hear this inspirational Egyptian story theatrically performed in this week’s episode.     Show Notes: The Tale of The Shipwrec... Read more →

  • Texas Feuds and Killings
    Texas Feuds and Killings
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    Published: 5 Aug 2017 Duration: n/a
    The Boyce-Sneed feud is one of the most infamous stories of revenge, love triangles and frontier justice in Texas history.  Learn about what went down in Texas and who won.   Show Notes: Some other Feuds: http://www.history.com/news/histor... Read more →
    The Boyce-Sneed feud is one of the most infamous stories of revenge, love triangles and frontier justice in Texas history.  Learn about what went down in Texas and who won.   Show Notes: Some other Feuds: http://www.history.com/news/histor... Read more →

  • Giant Birds
    Giant Birds
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    Published: 8 Sep 2017 Duration: n/a
    Many cultures have stories of gigantic birds, and some feathered creatures may have inspired myths and tall tales of these large fliers.  Learn about some truly big birds both legendary and real.     Show Notes: Video of Thunderbird sighti... Read more →
    Many cultures have stories of gigantic birds, and some feathered creatures may have inspired myths and tall tales of these large fliers.  Learn about some truly big birds both legendary and real.     Show Notes: Video of Thunderbird sighti... Read more →

  • The Radioactive Boy Scout Pt. 1
    The Radioactive Boy Scout Pt. 1
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    Published: 15 Jun 2017 Duration: n/a
    In 1994 a Boy Scout named David Hahn caused a panic by attempting to build is own nuclear reactor in his backyard.  Did he succeed? Learn about part 1 of his crazy story.     Show Notes: Atomic Badge 1991: … The post The Radioactive Boy Sc... Read more →
    In 1994 a Boy Scout named David Hahn caused a panic by attempting to build is own nuclear reactor in his backyard.  Did he succeed? Learn about part 1 of his crazy story.     Show Notes: Atomic Badge 1991: … The post The Radioactive Boy Sc... Read more →

  • The Radioactive Boy Scout Pt. 2
    The Radioactive Boy Scout Pt. 2
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    Published: 23 Jun 2017 Duration: n/a
    Learn how a Boy Scout named David Hahn built a nuclear reactor in his mother’s backyard shed in 1994. Part 2 of 2.     Show Notes: Professional Explanation of a Breeder Reactor: https://www.coursera.org/learn/energy-environment-life/lectur... Read more →
    Learn how a Boy Scout named David Hahn built a nuclear reactor in his mother’s backyard shed in 1994. Part 2 of 2.     Show Notes: Professional Explanation of a Breeder Reactor: https://www.coursera.org/learn/energy-environment-life/lectur... Read more →

  • Casey At The Bat
    Casey At The Bat
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    Published: 30 Jun 2017 Duration: n/a
    Learn about the real people, places and story of the most popular baseball poem ever ‘Casey At The Bat’.  Who was Casey? Where is Mudville? Find out in this week’s episode.   Show Notes: Casey At The Bat, Disney version: … The post Casey A... Read more →
    Learn about the real people, places and story of the most popular baseball poem ever ‘Casey At The Bat’.  Who was Casey? Where is Mudville? Find out in this week’s episode.   Show Notes: Casey At The Bat, Disney version: … The post Casey A... Read more →

  • Bloody Fingers: The Rojas Murders
    Bloody Fingers: The Rojas Murders
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    Published: 14 Jul 2017 Duration: n/a
    The 1892 Rojas Murders marked a significant leap in policing.  Learn about the first time in history that fingerprints were used to determine a criminal’s guilt.     Show Notes: Myth Busters Torture Episode: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v... Read more →
    The 1892 Rojas Murders marked a significant leap in policing.  Learn about the first time in history that fingerprints were used to determine a criminal’s guilt.     Show Notes: Myth Busters Torture Episode: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v... Read more →

  • The Priciest Potato
    The Priciest Potato
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    Published: 21 Jul 2017 Duration: n/a
    You probably can’t afford this potato, but it is most likely pretty tasty.  Learn about the world’s most expensive potato.   Show Notes: La Bonnotte Homepage: http://www.lanoirmoutier.com/ Expensive Potato Chip: http://www.sterikschips.se/... Read more →
    You probably can’t afford this potato, but it is most likely pretty tasty.  Learn about the world’s most expensive potato.   Show Notes: La Bonnotte Homepage: http://www.lanoirmoutier.com/ Expensive Potato Chip: http://www.sterikschips.se/... Read more →

  • The George Washington Zombie Plan
    The George Washington Zombie Plan
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    Published: 28 Jul 2017 Duration: n/a
    Do you know the story of how George Washington died? Did you know there was a plan to bring him back from the dead?  Well listen to this episode and learn more.     Show Notes: Mount Vernon.org: http://www.mountvernon.org/  … The post The ... Read more →
    Do you know the story of how George Washington died? Did you know there was a plan to bring him back from the dead?  Well listen to this episode and learn more.     Show Notes: Mount Vernon.org: http://www.mountvernon.org/  … The post The ... Read more →

  • How Maui Snared the Sun
    How Maui Snared the Sun
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    Published: 12 Aug 2017 Duration: n/a
    Hear the Polynesian tale of how cultural hero Maui snared the sun, thus slowing it down to give us longer days.     Show Notes: Thanks to Mindless Imagination Studio for the recording assist this week.  Check them out if … The post How Mau... Read more →
    Hear the Polynesian tale of how cultural hero Maui snared the sun, thus slowing it down to give us longer days.     Show Notes: Thanks to Mindless Imagination Studio for the recording assist this week.  Check them out if … The post How Mau... Read more →

  • The Golden Spruce
    The Golden Spruce
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    Published: 18 Aug 2017 Duration: n/a
    The Golden Spruce was a very special and rare tree.  It was sacred to native peoples, it puzzled scientists and left us an unsolved mystery.  Learn about this tree’s intriguing history and tragic fate.   Show Notes: Haida Nation: http://ww... Read more →
    The Golden Spruce was a very special and rare tree.  It was sacred to native peoples, it puzzled scientists and left us an unsolved mystery.  Learn about this tree’s intriguing history and tragic fate.   Show Notes: Haida Nation: http://ww... Read more →

  • The Real Professor Moriarty
    The Real Professor Moriarty
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    Published: 1 Sep 2017 Duration: n/a
    Professor Moriarty is one of the most iconic literary villains, but do you know the story of the person who inspired this Sherlock Holmes character?  Learn about Adam Worth, the real Moriarty.   Show Notes: Painting of the Duchess of … The... Read more →
    Professor Moriarty is one of the most iconic literary villains, but do you know the story of the person who inspired this Sherlock Holmes character?  Learn about Adam Worth, the real Moriarty.   Show Notes: Painting of the Duchess of … The... Read more →

  • The First Computer Virus
    The First Computer Virus
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    Published: 14 Sep 2017 Duration: n/a
    If you have a computer you know the risk of viruses, but did you know the first computer virus was actually pretty harmless?  Learn about the first computer virus in history in this week’s episode.     Show Notes: Attributed … The post The... Read more →
    If you have a computer you know the risk of viruses, but did you know the first computer virus was actually pretty harmless?  Learn about the first computer virus in history in this week’s episode.     Show Notes: Attributed … The post The... Read more →

  • The Plot to Overthrow the US Government
    The Plot to Overthrow the US Government
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    Published: 22 Sep 2017 Duration: n/a
    In 1933 a group of prominent businessmen got together and devised a plot to overthrow the president of the United States.  Learn about the Business Plot, what happened and the cover-up.     Show Notes: Gimlet Drink Recipe: http://www.foodn... Read more →
    In 1933 a group of prominent businessmen got together and devised a plot to overthrow the president of the United States.  Learn about the Business Plot, what happened and the cover-up.     Show Notes: Gimlet Drink Recipe: http://www.foodn... Read more →

  • Princess Ronkonkoma
    Princess Ronkonkoma
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    Published: 14 Oct 2017 Duration: n/a
    Lake Ronkonkoma is the largest lake on Long Island, New York, and is also one of the most eerie lakes in the country.  Learn about the ghostly Native American legend of the Lady of the Lake.     Show Notes: … The post Princess Ronkonkoma a... Read more →
    Lake Ronkonkoma is the largest lake on Long Island, New York, and is also one of the most eerie lakes in the country.  Learn about the ghostly Native American legend of the Lady of the Lake.     Show Notes: … The post Princess Ronkonkoma a... Read more →

  • The Onza Mystery Cat
    The Onza Mystery Cat
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    Published: 22 Oct 2017 Duration: n/a
    In the remote regions of Mexico there is said to be a large fierce cat with long limbs and big ears.  Known as the Onza, its legend has persisted for hundred of years, but does it really exist?   Show … The post The Onza Mystery Cat appear... Read more →
    In the remote regions of Mexico there is said to be a large fierce cat with long limbs and big ears.  Known as the Onza, its legend has persisted for hundred of years, but does it really exist?   Show … The post The Onza Mystery Cat appear... Read more →

  • Weird Lights
    Weird Lights
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    Published: 28 Oct 2017 Duration: n/a
    Around the globe there are reports of strange lights seen close to the ground.  These mysterious orbs are seen from Australia to Texas, and this week we learn about them and their many theories.   Show Notes: Shot gun tracer: … The post We... Read more →
    Around the globe there are reports of strange lights seen close to the ground.  These mysterious orbs are seen from Australia to Texas, and this week we learn about them and their many theories.   Show Notes: Shot gun tracer: … The post We... Read more →

  • Breatharians; Living Off Air
    Breatharians; Living Off Air
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    Published: 4 Nov 2017 Duration: n/a
    Can you live off eating nothing but air and light?  Some people claim they can do just this, learn about the practice of Breatharianism in this week’s episode.   Show Notes: Cosmic Internet Academy: http://selfempowermentacademy.com.au/ 60... Read more →
    Can you live off eating nothing but air and light?  Some people claim they can do just this, learn about the practice of Breatharianism in this week’s episode.   Show Notes: Cosmic Internet Academy: http://selfempowermentacademy.com.au/ 60... Read more →

  • Losers, Runners Up and Number 2’s
    Losers, Runners Up and Number 2’s
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    Published: 18 Nov 2017 Duration: n/a
    Their names may not be as well known as those who came in 1st, but the 2nd people to climb Everest, barrel over Niagara, break the sound barrier & invent the phone deserve some recognition.     Show Notes: Chariots … The post Losers, Runne... Read more →
    Their names may not be as well known as those who came in 1st, but the 2nd people to climb Everest, barrel over Niagara, break the sound barrier & invent the phone deserve some recognition.     Show Notes: Chariots … The post Losers, Runne... Read more →

  • Khutulun; Warrior, Wrestler, Princess
    Khutulun; Warrior, Wrestler, Princess
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    Published: 2 Dec 2017 Duration: n/a
    Also known as the Princess of 10,000 Horses, Khutulun influenced Asia as a military leader and undefeated wrestler!  Learn how this Mongolian warrior-princess left her mark on the empire.     Show Notes: Mongolian Wrestling: https://www.yo... Read more →
    Also known as the Princess of 10,000 Horses, Khutulun influenced Asia as a military leader and undefeated wrestler!  Learn how this Mongolian warrior-princess left her mark on the empire.     Show Notes: Mongolian Wrestling: https://www.yo... Read more →

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