Warrior Queens of Nubia

November 30, 2023 | 0 Comments

When we think of pyramids, hieroglyphs, and Pharaohs, most people think about Egypt. But there was a civilization to the south that was just as fascinating, just as complex, [...Read More...]

Cult of the Severed Head

October 26, 2023 | 0 Comments

The Celts of the Iron age—roughly 600s BC to 43 AD—had a real preoccupation with severed heads. They took heads in battle. They displayed the heads of their enemies in [...Read More...]

Catholic Werewolves

October 19, 2023 | 0 Comments

We’ve covered werewolves in the ancient world before—and their connection to the Berserker myth. But wait til you hear what happened to werewolf mythology when the [...Read More...]

Berserkers on the Battlefield

October 5, 2023 | 0 Comments

This is an episode about the shock troops of Viking Armies—the most violent, the most terrifying, the men who ran out ahead of the army to shatter shield walls and break [...Read More...]
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