The Coral Castle

Is it just a quirky rock sculpture garden, or a megalithic mystery that baffles engineers and scientists to this day? It seems to be both. How was a diminutive man in ill health able to accomplish such a monumental feat all by himself? Ed Leedskalnin, builder of the Coral Castle in Homestead, Florida would never say and he took the answer with him. We know of a few reasons why he made The Coral Castle his life's work, but as for how he made it, we may never know. Tonight's Quote: “I know how the Pyramids were built.” — Ed Leedskalnin, Builder of the Coral Castle Show Links: We've found that some sites are not showing these links as clickable unless they are URLs, so until those outlets improve their show notes section, we are providing actual URLs next to the clickable description of each link to make things easier for our listeners! Coral Castle's own website Kristaps Andrejson's The Eastern Border podcast Edward Leedskalnin and his Coral Castle in Florida from Peter the Painter - Latvian gangster, revolutionary and purported comrade of Ed Leedskalnin The 1905 Revolution in Latvia The Incredible Mystery of Coral Castle by By Christopher Dunn From Atlantis Rising Billy Idol's Sweet Sixteen "Eds Coral Castle Quarry and Flywheel, Engineering Mystery Solved," by Scott Russell Episode of In Search Of - The Castle of Secrets Coral Castle: The Mystery of Ed Leedskalnin and his American Stonehenge David Carr's Take on The Castle at Graham Hancock's Site Coral Castle Busted - Interesting, But Not Magic by Sterling D. Allan Mapping The World Grid by David Hatcher Childress The Bimini Road Earth's Grid Systems - Science and Pseudoscience Metaphysics and Grids Vile Vortex Cymatics Coral Castle's 9-ton revolving gate in action Secret of the Sumerian Tablet, Part 1 Lost Stone Cutting Technologies of Ancient Egypt - The Granite Box Levitating Stones! Coral Castle Mystery 100% Solved with 1930's Film Footage! Tom Waits - What's He Building? Pixies - Levitate Me Prof. Michio Kaku - "The Universe is a Symphony of Vibrating Strings" Special Offers from our Special Sponsors: The Great Courses Plus - One-month free, unlimited access to hundreds of courses on a wide range of subjects Harry's shaving essentials. Go to and enter the promo code: ALP at checkout to receive $5.00 off your order Blue Apron - go to to get 3 meals free on your 1st order, with free shipping Casper mattresses & bedding - go to and enter promo code AL at checkout to receive $50 towards your mattress Mack Weldon - Men's undergarments and more. Go to and enter promo code LEGENDS to receive 20% off your order Parachute bedding & bath. Go to and enter promo code ASTONISHING at checkout to receive $25 off your first purchase The Dark Myths Collective Credits: Episode 041 - "The Coral Castle" Produced by Scott Philbrook & Forrest Burgess; Edited by Sarah Vorhees, Ryan McCullough Sound Design; Research Assistance by Tess Pfeifle and the astonishing League of Astonishing Researchers, a,k.a. The Astonishing Research Corps, or "A.R.C." for short. Copyright Scott Philbrook & Forrest Burgess 2016. All Rights Reserved.

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