From the Archives
Faded photos, forgotten newspaper headlines, newsreels, diaries, and personal keepsakes are the mosaics of lives lived and legendary places that come back to life.
Yours to explore...
Doom Town, Nevada Test Site
Filed under: Cold War, Apocalypse
Within sight of the Vegas Strip, mushroom clouds rose high into the air. Enemy attack? Tragic accident? Just the Defense Department reassuring America that it could survive atomic war.Listen to the Episode View the Case Notes Submit your Story
Great Molasses Flood, Boston
Filed under: Man-made disasters
Gooey death and destruction is no laughing matter. Follow the tragic chain of events that led corporate greed for war profiteering to devastate a crowded immigrant neighborhood.Listen to the Episode View the Case Notes Submit your Story
Tomb of the Voodoo Queen, New Orleans
Filed under: Occult, Women
Like a shapeshifter, the spirit of Marie Laveau refuses to fade away. In New Orleans’s famously eerie St. Louis Cemetery #1, you may recognize a past that you have made for yourself.Listen to the Episode View the Case Notes Submit your Story