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The world is full of monsters, myths, and legends and Monstrum isn’t afraid to take a closer look. The show, hosted by Emily Zarka, Ph.D., takes us on a journey to discover a new monster for each new episode. Monstrum looks at humans unique drive to create and shape monster mythology through oral storytelling, literature and film.
Where did the depiction of Grey Aliens come from?
Hellhounds, the fearsome canine beasts of the underworld who serve as guardians of hell.
Notoriously elusive, the mysterious Mapinguari lurks within the Amazon rainforest.
Why has The Griffin - a half-lion, half-eagle creature - largely been forgotten?
Despite being rare, Sharks and shark attacks are the most feared. Here's why.
We explore why the Chinese Dragon is central figure in Chinese culture.
For some, the firefly is mystical, but in West-African cultures, it's a monster.