Mystery

World War A: When Aliens Attack

World War A: When Aliens Attack

2016, Mystery

An entertaining combination of sound scientific observation and doomsday speculation, World War A: When Aliens Attack attempts to construct the likeliest scenario that would result from an alien visitation to our planet. Does such an event have its...

4.22
World War Z: Rise of the Undead

World War Z: Rise of the Undead

2018, Mystery

From video games to big screen epics to weekly television fare, the zombie craze has reached a fever pitch. "World War Z: Rise of the Undead" looks behind the fiction to explore whether these nightmare scenarios might be possible in the real world....

6.04
The Ultimate Truth

The Ultimate Truth

2017, Mystery

The field of neuroscience has advanced our understanding of the human brain by leaps and bounds in recent decades. We now know the regions of the right and left hemispheres that are responsible for speech, movement, emotional response and other...

7.56
The Mystery Beneath

The Mystery Beneath

2013, Mystery

The Baltic Sea is the final resting place for many wondrous artifacts from sunken battleships to sealed champagne bottles dating back over a hundred years. In June of 2011, a Swedish expedition company detected the outline of an object which one could...

6.97
Vampire Island

Vampire Island

2010, Mystery

Sometimes truth really is stranger than fiction. For centuries, the vampire myth has frightened cultures around the world. But in recent decades, assorted scientists, archeologists and forensic specialists have investigated the real-life inspirations...

6.33
The Reality of Truth

The Reality of Truth

2016, Mystery

In these chaotic modern times, it's easy to view the world as a dark and foreboding place. The 24-hour news cycle is awash in tales of terrorism, political corruption, and global strife. Is this truly the reality of the world in which we live? The...

6.58
The Mystery of the Cocaine Mummies

The Mystery of the Cocaine Mummies

1996, Mystery

Known as the Lady of the Two Lands, Henut Taui was mummified and enclosed in a desert tomb three thousand years ago in ancient Egypt. In 1992, samples of her remains were tested in a Munich laboratory. Curiously, traces of both tobacco and cocaine...

7.70
The Boy Who Can't Forget

The Boy Who Can't Forget

2012, Mystery

For many of us, there are moments in our lives that we'd rather forget. But that isn't an option for Aurelien, a 20-year old student who resides in Durham, England. Possessed with the power of near-perfect recall, he can recite specific events from...

7.51
The Lucid Dreamer

The Lucid Dreamer

2014, Mystery

The quest to unlock the mysteries of the mind lies at the heart of the documentary The Lucid Dreamer. Following committed Buddhist and teacher Charlie Morley, the film explores our capacity to maintain awareness during our deepest sleeping state, and...

7.18
Indigo Children

Indigo Children

2016, Mystery

Another provocative investigative piece from VICE News, Indigo Children examines the claims of a small community of people who believe they have been endowed with mystical powers beyond everyday human comprehension or capability. The medical...

5.44
Superhuman: Genius

Superhuman: Genius

2008, Mystery

Where does genius come from? Is it the byproduct of tireless work, developmental happenstance or divine inspiration? The documentary Superhuman: Genius explores this phenomenon by portraying the lives and accomplishments of five individuals for whom...

7.89
Aztecs: Sacrifice And Science

Aztecs: Sacrifice And Science

2013, Mystery

Many of the truths behind the existence of the Aztecs have been obscured by centuries of myth making and bald-faced fantasy. However, an accurate portrait of their culture may be drawn through careful examination of the Aztec codices, an ancient...

7.93