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Books Paranormal Society & Culture UFOs

Afraid of Eisenhower's Close Encounters

Aug. 6, 2021

Ever have interest in a subject but can't find a book on it? Tonight's guest took the initiative and wrote the book ... twice! Investigative author Paul Blake Smith joins me to discuss two of his meticulously researched book…

Documentary Quantum Mechanics Science Society & Culture UFOs

Afraid of UAP and Science

July 8, 2021

Best-selling author and Harvard astrophysicist Avi Loeb returns to share his observations on the Pentagon UAP report and how scientists - not the military or politicians - are best qualified to survey the sky and collect mor…

Guest: Avi Loeb
Cryptids Documentary Paranormal Society & Culture

Afraid of Creepy Cryptids

June 16, 2021

Documentary filmmaker, adventurer and cryptid expert Aleksandar Petakov joins us to discuss his latest projects, experiences and favorite "monster" hot spots across New England.

Books Documentary Paranormal Society & Culture UFOs

Afraid of Disclosure & Hudson Valley UFOs

May 30, 2021

Author, UFO expert and former research scientist Linda Zimmerman - author of over 30 books - joins us to talk about disclosure and The Hudson Valley Wave, a proliferation of UFO sightings by hundreds to thousands of people d…

Quantum Mechanics Science Society & Culture UFOs

Afraid of Extraterrestrial: The First Sign of Intelligent Life Beyond Earth

Feb. 10, 2021

World-renowned astrophysicist Avi Loeb discusses his controversial book, Extraterrestrial: The First Sign of Intelligent Life Beyond Earth.

Guest: Avi Loeb
Arts Paranormal Society & Culture

Afraid of The Paranormal Photographer

Dec. 19, 2020

Paranormal photographer Frank C. Grace graces us with tricks, tips and tales of capturing haunted places on film.

Guest: Frank Grace
Arts Folklore Paranormal Society & Culture

Afraid of Witch Boards

Nov. 9, 2020

John Kozik, owner/curator of the Salem Witch Board Museum, shares his vast personal collection and veritable knowledge of all things Ouija.

Guest: John Kozik
Books Ghosts Society & Culture

Afraid of The Book on the SK Pierce Victorian Mansion

Oct. 10, 2020

Ken Watson - Author, Historian and Curator of the SK Pierce Victorian Mansion - joins us to talk about his new book capturing the genealogy of the SK Pierce family and the true history of this venerable landmark meticulously…

Guest: Ken Watson
Documentary Paranormal Personal Ghost Story Society & Culture

Afraid of Canada Ghosts and Hauntings

Sept. 26, 2020

Canadian film and television producer, writer and director Paul Kimball talks about his paranormal-themed documentaries, dangerous personal supernatural experiences and relationship with his iconic uncle, nuclear physicist a…

Guest: Paul Kimball
Mind Reading Performing Arts Society & Culture

Afraid of Mind Reading

Sept. 20, 2020

Award-winning mind reader Mark Toland talks about getting into people's heads and his skepticism about the paranormal.

Guest: Mark Toland
Books Science SciFi Society & Culture

Afraid of Sci Fi and the Future Part 2

Aug. 23, 2020

What do scifi and the future have in common? They feed off each other and offer some valuable lessons for those living in the Present. In Episode 27 scifi novelist and futurist Robert J. Sawyer returns with more predictive i…

Books Science SciFi Society & Culture

Afraid of Sci Fi and the Future

Aug. 21, 2020

Episode 26 delivers one of the most prolific and accomplished scifi authors – Canada's Robert J. Sawyer . Robert has had 24 novels published, and his short fiction has appeared in Analog Science Fiction and Fact , Amazing S…

Paranormal Remote Viewing Science Society & Culture

Afraid of Controlled Remote Viewing

Aug. 1, 2020

Author, Mentor and Instructor Lori Lambert Williams talks about consciousness, controlled remote viewing and Men Who Stare At Goats.

Documentary Paranormal Society & Culture

Afraid of My Past Salem Life

July 20, 2020

For those of you who have watched the Afraid of Nothing documentary on Amazon Prime, tonight's guest will be familiar. In fact, you've probably seen his mug on many critically acclaimed TV shows and films -- including a gues…

Guest: Cuyle Carvin
Ghosts Paranormal Personal Ghost Story Society & Culture

Afraid of Confessions of a Salem Tour Guide

July 12, 2020

Dr. Mike Vitka, your quintessential tour guide, shares dark secrets and juicy details about ghosts, haunts, witches and true vampires in Salem, Massachusetts.

Guest: Dr. Vitka