Expanded Perspectives
Expanded Perspectives
Expanded Perspectives
Expanded Perspectives Podcast is your source for Ancient History, Alternative History, Cryptozoology, UFO's, Conspiracy Theories and all things Paranormal. Join the hosts and lifelong friends Kyle Philson and Cameron Hale as they dig into mysteries of our ancient past, unusual events, unbelievable creatures and undeniable truths through research and interviews with top researchers, archaeologist, historians and authors. They take a down to earth approach while maintaining and open mind. Its time for you to expand your perspective!
The Amber Room
On this episode of Expanded Perspectives the guys start the show off talking about what they have been up to lately. Then, Kyle talks about a recent sighting of a large bioluminescent flying Bat Man seen in Guyana, South America. Then, Cam tells a horrific story of a man abducted and then killed by a Sasquatch back in the 1970s. After the break Cam tells the strange story about the lost Amber Room! During WWII, Hitler’s Nazis stole some 600,000 pieces of art from across Europe. By the end of the war, billions of pounds worth of artwork had been scattered to the four winds, the Nazi looting had been on an industrial scale. Whilst some pieces of stolen art have been returned to their rightful owners, many are still missing, including a priceless collection of stunning amber panels, known as the Amber Room - perhaps the most valuable items ever looted by the fascist regime. The room was called the ‘Eighth Wonder of the World’ and one of Russia’s most treasured artifacts. After its looting, the room was returned to Germany and put on display, but it disappeared in the closing months of the war. Its fate is one of the greatest mysteries of WWII. All of this and more on this installment of Expanded Perspectives! Show Notes: Huge White Bioluminescent Flying 'Man-Bat' Observed in Guyana, South America Sasquatch Abducts and Kills Native Man The Amber Room Want to share your story? Email: expandedperspectives@yahoo.com Hotline: 888-393-2783 Music: All music for Expanded Perspectives is provided by Epidemic Sound!
Nov 12
1 hr 27 min
Storytime
On this episode of Expanded Perspectives, the guys start the show off talking about Halloween, Kyle's childhood memories of the holiday and what his son Luke is going to be this year. It could be Chucky, Jason Vorhees, a Killer Clown from Outer Space or a Star Wars character, who knows? Then a varmint hunter in Texas had a strange encounter with what could only be described as a Dogman or Werewolf! Then, a listener writes in with a terrible experience with a demon, an old hag or something else that was suffocating them while having a terrible dream. After the break the guys play some listener stories for this Halloween episode of Expanded Perspectives! Want to share your story? Email: expandedperspectives@yahoo.com Hotline: 888-393-2783 Music: All music for Expanded Perspectives is provided by Epidemic Sound!  
Oct 30
1 hr 16 min
Something In The Woods
On this episode of Expanded Perspectives the guys start the show off talking about some books they have been recently reading including Lyle Blackburn's new book Sinister Swamps. Then, a firefighter writes in to the show with a black triangle sighting that took place near Shreveport, Louisiana back in 2007-2008. It was described as having  three solid white lights on the corner or points of the triangle and one blinking red light directly in the center on one side which they believed was the rear of the craft. Then, a strange sighting in St. Petersburg, Florida back in 1957 of what can only be described as a flying reddish-white Manta Ray! According to a Mr and Mrs Tom Clark and Mr and Mrs C G Dillman it was described as a dazzling light with long orange tail. After the break Cam talks about Bigfoot Habitation sights and their connection with abductions! All of this and more on this installment of Expanded Perspectives! Show Notes: Flying Reddish-White "Manta Ray" Seen Over St. Petersburg, Florida in 1957 The 401 Files Music: All music for Expanded Perspectives is provided by Epidemic Sound!
Oct 20
1 hr 12 min
Beyond The Fray
On this episode of Expanded Perspectives the guys start the show off talking about the upcoming deer season and some strange Bigfoot encounters experienced by fellow hunters. After the break they speak with podcast host Shannon LeGro of the Into The Fray podcast. Shannon has been interested in the paranormal since she was a teen, after her own personal sighting of something truly anomalous. And, although it’s not what her encounter entailed, one of her passions is the subject of Sasquatch. Her weekly show, INTO THE FRAY has Shannon speaking to witnesses of cryptids, UFOs, and various aspects of the paranormal. She has co-authored books on both Bigfoot and the Paranormal, and founded Beyond the Fray Publishing with best-selling author, G. Michael Hopf. You can also see Shannon as the host for the Small Town Monsters production, On the Trail of UFOs on Amazon Prime.  Show Notes: Bigfoot Encounters Deer Hunters in Greenbrier County, West Virginia Green Eyed Cryptid Stalks Deer Hunter Into The Fray Podcast Beyond The Fray Bigfoot  Beyond The Fray Paramalgamation Music: All music for Expanded Perspectives is provided by Epidemic Sound!
Oct 8
1 hr 16 min
Early Airship Scares
On this episode of Expanded Perspectives the guys start the show off talking about their week, allergies and other things that have been happening to them in general before they get into the news. Then, a woman in West Virginia saw two wolves much larger than they should have been. She believes that they were in fact Werewolves! Then a listener of the show writes in with her very own time slip experience one day while out walking her dog. After the break, Kyle brings up the Airscare of the late 19th and early 20th century. Kenneth Arnold is generally given credit for kicking off the UFO object craze in 1947 by sighting what he called “Flying Saucers” in the skies over the Pacific Northwest. However, 50 years before, Sacramento grabbed the attention of the entire nation when a giant object was spotted one night flying over the capital city. The mystery of the secret airship flying over Sacramento on a storm swept November night in the late 19th century was never solved, and the story spread throughout the nation with eventual sightings in the Midwest, Texas, Massachusetts, New York, Great Britain, Australia and even New Zealand. What were these mysterious aircraft seen over the cities and fields of North America and beyond? Was it something cooked up by the media to spark paper sales? Was the United States experimenting with a torpedo-shaped balloon? Was it a secret social club experimenting with some incredible feats in early aviation or was it something extra-terrestrial? All of this and more on this installment of Expanded Perspectives! Show Notes: 2 Werewolves Encountered Along the Little Kanawha River, WV Expanded Perspectives Elite Music: All music for Expanded Perspectives is provided by Epidemic Sound!  
Oct 1
1 hr 21 min
Sasquatch Tracks
On this episode of Expanded Perspectives the guys talk to friends and colleagues Micah Hanks, Dakota Waddell and Jeff smith about their new podcast "Sasquatch Tracks".  Sasquatch Tracks examines the question of whether large undiscovered species may still exist, with special emphasis on the Sasquatch in North America, and similar claims of apelike “relict hominoids” and other animals purported to exist around the world. Their approach is critically minded, yet open to the possibility that the world of zoology may have kept a few secrets–possibly even big ones–well into the modern era. As recently as 1976, discoveries like the megamouth shark by a U.S navy research vessel near Oahu, Hawaii, have shown that some large species have indeed managed to elude us. Similar discoveries like the okapi (Okapia johnstoni) in 1901, as well as the mountain gorilla (Gorilla gorilla beringei) the following year in 1902 have turned up new specimens that surprised scientists and expanded our knowledge of the natural world. The study of cryptozoology entails the scientific search for animals, both great and small, that remain undiscovered by science. Some discoveries may come out of the blue, with a previously unrecognized specimen turning up in the wild, or even in existing museum collections of fossils retrieved decades beforehand. Other times, the cultural traditions and folklore of indigenous groups may provide scientists with clues about new, undiscovered species. Unfortunately, cryptozoology is often deemed “pseudoscience” on account of its association with fantastic claims; these are often presented in a sensational way that offers little incentive for serious biologists, anthropologists, zoologists, or other professionals who otherwise might be interested in at least considering such topics. All of this and more on this installment of Expanded Perspectives! Music: All music for Expanded Perspectives is provided by Epidemic Sound!
Sep 17
1 hr 15 min
Fairy Nuff
On this episode of Expanded Perspectives the guys start the show off talking about the coming of fall, the cooler weather and the boys recent appearances on 2 shows. The first one was the Monsters Among Us podcast and the other was Soul Wanderings.  Then a listener writes in with a strange encounter with an elderly woman one night while walking home in Washington D.C. Then, a woman and her family had a possible skinwalker barge into their home one evening. After the break Cam brings up some strange Fae stories and even ones with attacking, ill tempered gnomes. Finally, a listener writes in with a possible Fae abduction in the woods in Shenandoah National Park! All of this and more on this installment of Expanded Perspectives! Show Notes: Possible Skinwalker Encounter on Navajo Nation Reservation, Arizona Sponsors: Native Deodorant: To get 20% off your first order just go to nativedeo.com/expanded and use promo code EXPANDED at checkout BetterHelp: To get 10% off your first month just go to better help.com/expanded Music: All music for Expanded Perspectives is provided by Epidemic Sound!
Sep 10
1 hr 29 min
The Cooper Vortex
This week on Expanded Perspectives we have on fellow Podcaster and friend Darren Schaefer on to talk about DB Cooper and his amazing podcast "The Cooper Vortex"! It's the only unsolved hijacking case in the history of commercial aviation. On the afternoon of November 24, 1971—Thanksgiving Eve—a man aboard a flight from Portland to Seattle threatened to detonate a bomb if he didn't receive a hefty ransom. Once he got the money, the hijacker released all passengers and ordered the crew to fly to Mexico. En route, with cash in hand, the man parachuted from the aircraft. This man was known as D.B. Cooper. After a 45-year FBI investigation, his identity, whereabouts and motive remain unknown. No one even knows whether he survived the jump. The FBI followed thousands of leads to find Cooper, considering more than 800 suspects in the five years following the incident. As of today no one knows who D.B. Cooper really was! Darren Schaefer is seeking the answers to this incredible story each and every episode of his amazing podcast "The Cooper Vortex".  All of this and more on this installment of Expanded Perspectives! Show Notes: Darren Schaefer (Twitter) The Cooper Vortex (Facebook) The Cooper Vortex Podcast Music: All music for Expanded Perspectives is provided by Epidemic Sound!
Aug 27
1 hr 8 min
Life After Life
On this episode of Expanded Perspectives the guys start the show off talking about how the kids are back in school, the Stanley Cup playoffs are back, Baseball is back and the NBA playoffs are back. Then they get into the news with a sighting of a new species of shrew as well as many other creatures found for the first time in the last couple of years. Then, a listener writes in with some strange sightings they have had over the years.  After the break Kyle brings up some very strange cases of past lives! For nearly 15 years, Jim Tucker has been investigating claims made by children, usually between the ages of 2 and 6 years old, who say they’ve had past lives.The children are sometimes able to provide enough detail about those lives that their stories can be traced back to an actual person—rarely famous and often entirely unknown to the family—who died years before. All of this and more on this installment of Expanded Perspectives! Sponsors: BetterHelp: To get 10% off your first month just go to better help.com/expanded Music: All music for Expanded Perspectives is provided by Epidemic Sound!
Aug 21
1 hr 8 min
Somewhere In The Skies II
This week on Expanded Perspectives author and friend of the show Ryan Sprague joins us to talk about the recent announcements in the UFO world, what are these other world vehicles, who pilots them and why is the government coming forward now? Also he talks about his latest work "Somewhere In The Skies, 2nd edition: A Human Approach to the UFO Phenomenon". In this updated and expanded second edition, Ryan Sprague revisits many, and introduces new stories of those who have seen extraordinary things in our skies and how these incredible events have changed them. While reports of UFOs and close encounters are littered with dates, times, and descriptions, they rarely focus on the people who've had the experience. Could both the positive and negative implications, whether subtle or revelatory, further our knowledge of what these phenomena represent? Through detailed testimony from credible witnesses and insight from those in the psychological, academic, and scientific fields, Somewhere in the Skies: A Human Approach to the UFO Phenomenon weaves together a story of stories, attempting to get to the heart of these mysteries one experience at a time. Show Notes: Unknown Night Stalker Along Colorado Mountain Road Somewhere In The Skies: A Human Approach To The UFO Phenomenon (book) Somewhere In the Skies (Podcast) Sponsors: Raycon: Now's the time to get the latest and greatest from Raycon! Get 15% off your order at buyracon.com/expanded!  Music: All music for Expanded Perspectives is provided by Epidemic Sound!
Aug 14
1 hr 8 min
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