History Obscura

History Obscura


Latest Episodes

The Sleeping Prophet
August 22, 2021

Edgar Cayce could solve any mystery, so long as he could sleep on it.  Please support the show at: www.patreon.com/historyobscura www.buymeacoffee.com/bXdjrqt Music from Fesliyan Studios --- Support this podcast: https://anchor.fm/historyobscura/s

Sixth Man to Walk on the Moon
August 14, 2021

Edgar Mitchell had an off-planet epiphany that changed his life. Please support the podcast at BuyMeACoffee, or via www.patreon.com/historyobscura. Music from Fesliyan Studios Visit HelloFresh Canada to redeem your coupon: https://hellofresh-ca.o5kg.net/c

Human, a la Mode
August 08, 2021

Anyone fancy a meat pie? Please support the podcast at BuyMeACoffee, or via www.patreon.com/historyobscura. Music from Fesliyan Studios Visit HelloFresh Canada to redeem your coupon: https://hellofresh-ca.o5kg.net/c/2544961/791027/7893 Coupon Code: HFAFF8

And the Ancestors Brought Capitalism
July 27, 2021

A lot can happen when gold-rush Australians go exploring. Please support the podcast at BuyMeACoffee, or via www.patreon.com/historyobscura. Music from Fesliyan Studios Visit HelloFresh Canada to redeem your coupon: https://hellofresh-ca.o5kg.net/c/254496

The Peppermint Humbugs
July 11, 2021

Can you guess the extra-special ingredient? No, it's not love... Please support the podcast at BuyMeACoffee, or support the show via www.patreon.com/historyobscura. Every dollar is very much appreciated and it keeps the show moving forward. Thank you! Mus

The Utmost Island: Chapter Six
July 03, 2021

There's plague about in the estate. Whilst I avoid the deadly miasma, here's a lovely prerecorded chapter of The Utmost Island.  I don't suppose you'd spot your favourite host a cup of tea, by any chance? One needs to keep up their strength in times

Leeuwenhoek's Animalcules
June 27, 2021

Would you believe reports of so-called "little animals" living in your drinking water? Please buy me a cup of tea, or support the show via www.patreon.com/historyobscura. Every dollar is very much appreciated and keeps the show moving forward. Music from

A Science Palace & Bizarre Death
June 13, 2021

This is the story of a very lucky, very intelligent, and sometimes quite foolish Renaissance Man. Please buy me a cup of tea! Music from Fesliyan Studios --- Support this podcast: https://anchor.fm/historyobscura/support

The Tudors: Part Three
June 05, 2021

Everyone knows about his hard-headed, serial-marrying son, but what of the founder of the dynasty himself? Please buy me a cup of tea <3  Music from Fesliyan Studios --- Support this podcast: https://anchor.fm/historyobscura/support

Farewell, Good Cat
May 30, 2021

Here are a few brief kitty tales to soothe us all to sleep. Subscribe or support the show at: www.patreon.com/historyobscura www.buymeacoffee.com/bXdjrqt Music from Fesliyan Studios --- Support this podcast: https://anchor.fm/historyobscura/support