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MonsterTalk is the science show about monsters—a free audio podcast that critically examines the science behind cryptozoological (and legendary) creatures, such as Bigfoot, the Loch Ness Monster, or werewolves. Hosted by Blake Smith and Dr. Karen Stollznow.

Jun 18, 2014

Unwrap the secrets of the Mummy's tomb as we talk to "Mr. Mummy" Dr. Bob Brier about the history of mummies and the world's fascination with Egyptology. And then, we discuss the strange history of mummies as medicine with Dr. Richard Sugg. Join as we learn about The Cures of the Mummy's Tomb!

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Jun 4, 2014

The Mongolian Death Worm&#8212;its name conjures up images of fantastic beasts like the sand worms in <em>Dune</em> or the creatures from the film <em>Tremors</em>, but the actual legends are even stranger. We discuss the legends and facts behind this cryptid with the official zoologist for the...