Supernatural with Ashley Flowers

Supernatural with Ashley Flowers

Parcast Network

Society & Culture

76 episodes

Most mysteries can be solved by looking at the facts. But sometimes, the facts don’t lead to a logical explanation, and the truth lies somewhere in the unknown… Join Parcast and Crime Junkie’s Ashley Flowers as they dive deep into the strange and surreal to explain some of the world’s most bizarre true crime occurrences in the new series, Supernatural with Ashley Flowers. Every Wednesday, Ashley digs into a different mystifying crime—where the most fitting theory isn’t always the most conventional.


  • 28 JUL 2021
    CONSPIRACY: The Chupacabra
    35m 0s

    After a wave of animal murders terrorized Puerto Rican farms in 1995, locals banded together to hunt a beast they called the Chupacabra. Some called it a genetic experiment. Others swore it was an alien. But whatever it was, the Chupacabra...

  • 26 JUL 2021
    Introducing: Deathbed Confessions
    10m 57s

    Imagine living with a secret so big, if anyone were to find out, it would change everything. From love affairs and fake identities to heists and murder — do you think you could take a secret like that to the grave? Discover the most explosi...

  • 21 JUL 2021
    MYSTICAL: The Fountain of Youth
    30m 3s

    Explorer Juan Ponce de León made the quest for the Fountain of Youth what we know it as today, but it's possible that he was searching for something much larger than simply water that turns back time…  To view this episode’s full list of s...

  • 14 JUL 2021
    THE UNKNOWN: Charles Hatfield, Rainmaker
    30m 22s

    Over a hundred years ago, the city of San Diego hired a rainmaker. His fee was huge, his methods were chemical, and he promised rain — then delivered a deluge. Against all odds, Charles Hatfield’s experiments prefaced the worst flooding in...

  • 07 JUL 2021
    MYSTICAL: The Fox Sisters
    34m 38s

    In the spring of 1848, the Fox sisters heard the chilling sounds of rapping and thumping on their walls. When the noise wouldn't stop, the girls started rapping back. Soon after that, they started speaking to the dead. To view this episode...

  • 30 JUN 2021
    CONSPIRACY: Valiant Thor
    42m 44s

    In 1957, an extraterrestrial named Valiant Thor allegedly landed outside of Washington D.C. demanding to speak with President Eisenhower. For the next three years he lived inside the Pentagon working with top scientists and government offic...

  • 23 JUN 2021
    ALIEN: Tic Tac, GoFast, and Gimbal
    33m 49s

    Navy pilots stationed in the Pacific Ocean saw something inexplicable in November 2004. Eleven years later, a different crew saw the same unidentified phenomenon. The U.S. government has confirmed that leaked tapes of the encounters are rea...

  • 16 JUN 2021
    HAUNTED: The Possession of “Julia”
    35m 27s

    In the early 1980s, psychiatrist Dr. Richard Gallagher worked with the Catholic Church to monitor the mental health of people seeking exorcisms. The doctor turned from a rational skeptic to a true believer when he met Julia, a self-proclaim...

  • 09 JUN 2021
    MYSTICAL: Nostradamus
    29m 47s

    When tragedies occur, the world often points to Nostradamus as a soothsayer of grim times, but both his legacy and his predictions are a bit more complicated than history has let on... To view this episode’s full list of sources, please vi...

  • 02 JUN 2021
    THE UNKNOWN: Mothman
    33m 28s

    In the 1960s a half-bird, half-man creature terrorized the small town of Point Pleasant, West Virginia. But it didn't come alone... The Mothman's appearance triggered UFO activity, a vicious Men in Black presence and terrifying premonitions...

  • 26 MAY 2021
    HAUNTED: The Watseka Wonder
    36m 36s

    In 1877, a 13-year-old girl named Lurancy Vennum developed mysterious symptoms. Her doctors couldn't determine what was wrong with her, until a spiritualist suggested Lurancy's illness was due to her ability to speak to the dead. To view t...

  • 19 MAY 2021
    THE UNKNOWN: Spontaneous Human Combustion
    37m 3s

    What makes a human body burst into flames? Victims leave behind nothing but a pile of ashes and questions. From dark magic and holy fire to unbelievable coincidences, the answers are surprising. To view this episode’s full list of sources,...

  • 12 MAY 2021
    MYSTICAL: Patience Worth
    34m 6s

    Patience Worth hit America’s literary scene hard in the early 20th century. She was a celebrated poet, novelist, and a charming conversationalist. But she was far from your typical literary celebrity: Patience was a ghost.  To view this ep...

  • 05 MAY 2021
    THE UNKNOWN: The Hex Hollow Murder
    33m 17s

    In 1928, a Pennsylvania faith healer was accused of placing a hex on multiple people in York county, leading to his brutal murder. But the events that followed his death convinced people he was actually practicing black magic. To view this...

  • 28 APR 2021
    ALIEN: The Ariel School Sighting
    32m 6s

    In 1994, an entire playground full of school children in Zimbabwe claimed they saw a UFO hovering overhead. When experts tried to debunk their claims, they found little evidence to prove the kids weren't telling the truth. To view this epi...

  • 21 APR 2021
    THE UNKNOWN: Spring-Heeled Jack
    34m 26s

    In 1838, a strange villain began stalking the London suburbs. For the next 70 years, Spring-Heeled Jack — a fire-breathing, metal-clawed monster — terrorized the city. To view this episode’s full list of sources, please visit parcast.com/s...

  • 14 APR 2021
    CONSPIRACY: The Illuminati
    33m 51s

    The Illuminati was an 18th-century secret society that supposedly ended just a decade after it began. But conspiracy theorists argue that it never really went away — it just went deeper underground, where it could slowly achieve world domin...

  • 07 APR 2021
    THE UNKNOWN: Green Children of Woolpit
    32m 12s

    In a 12th-century English village, farmers discovered two young children wandering alone in the woods. The kids’ unrecognizable clothing and language, along with their startling green complexions, led many to wonder if the people of Woolpit...

  • 31 MAR 2021
    MYSTICAL: Nicolas Flamel
    33m 21s

    In the 14th century, an ordinary bookseller named Nicolas Flamel may have unlocked the secrets of immortality, and learned to turn ordinary metals into gold — all thanks to a mysterious object known as the philosopher's stone. To view this...

  • 24 MAR 2021
    ALIEN: The Falcon Lake Incident
    39m 52s

    In 1967, Stefan Michalak went to Falcon Lake for a weekend prospecting trip, where he encountered what has become the best-documented UFO in Canadian history. To view this episode’s full list of sources, please visit parcast.com/supernatur...

  • 17 MAR 2021
    DISAPPEARED: Barbara Newhall Follett
    41m 29s

    Celebrated author Barbara Newhall Follett went missing in December 1939. She's never been seen or heard from again. Is the key to solving her mysterious disappearance in the books she left behind? To view this episode’s full list of source...

  • 10 MAR 2021
    MYSTICAL: The Aberfan Premonitions
    40m 14s

    In 1966, an avalanche struck a school in Wales, killing more than 100 children. Afterwards, dozens of people claimed to have "seen" the disaster in dreams and visions before it happened — inspiring one psychiatrist to start Britain's first...

  • 03 MAR 2021
    MYSTICAL: The Pollock Twins
    35m 33s

    When his two daughters died in a tragic accident, John Pollock prayed for a miracle that would bring them back. Less than a year later, his wife gave birth to twins who defied the odds of genetics. The only clear explanation? Reincarnation....

  • 24 FAB 2021
    MYSTICAL: The Bosco Murders
    34m 35s

    Toni Bosco dreamed something terrible would happen to her son. In August 1993, it came true — John and his wife Nancy were murdered. But the most unsettling part wasn’t the premonitory dream she had. It was the nightmares the culprit was ha...

  • 17 FAB 2021
    DISAPPEARED: Percy Fawcett
    40m 10s

    In 1925, an explorer led an expedition into the Amazon rainforest and was never seen again. Officials ruled that Percy Fawcett died. But many believe he discovered the lost city of “Z” and a portal to another dimension. To view this episod...

  • 10 FAB 2021
    CONSPIRACY: The Montauk Project
    36m 9s

    In the 1970s and '80s, a top-secret research program supposedly took place on the northernmost tip of Long Island. With reports of kidnappings, weather control, time travel and more, it may just be the Holy Grail of government conspiracy th...

  • 03 FAB 2021
    HAUNTED: The Loudun Possessions
    39m 17s

    In 1632, the Devil came to Loudun, France. For nearly five years, dozens of priests performed hundreds of public exorcisms on a convent of nuns who claimed they were possessed by demons. The nuns accused a parish priest, Urbain Grandier, of...

  • 27 JAN 2021
    THE UNKNOWN: The Isdal Woman
    39m 28s

    Over fifty years ago, the body of a woman was found burned to death in Norway’s “Ice Valley.” Her identity has never been confirmed, despite her leaving behind a trail of aliases, eyewitness accounts, and even a coded travel ledger.  To vi...

  • 20 JAN 2021
    THE UNKNOWN: Bigfoot
    39m 44s

    In the summer of 1958, a strange creature terrorized construction crews in rural California. Since then, Bigfoot true-believers have collected a wealth of information on the strange ape-like being — including a minute of undoctored footage...

  • 13 JAN 2021
    ALIEN: The Exeter Incident
    39m 5s

    After UFO sightings exploded in New Hampshire in 1965, everyone from local police to Air Force officials to the Pentagon began investigating. But no one could conclude what exactly residents had seen — until, perhaps, now.    To view this e...

  • 06 JAN 2021
    THE UNKNOWN: Kaspar Hauser
    45m 3s

    In 1828, a town in Germany received a strange visitor: a teenage boy who claimed he had been imprisoned his whole life. His mysterious murder just a few years later made his true identity more elusive — and engrossing — than ever.  To view...

  • 30 DEC 2020
    HAUNTED: The New England Vampire Girl
    35m 6s

    In 1892, Lena Brown died at just 19 years old, joining her mother and sister in an early grave. Then her brother, Eddie, got sick too. The working theory? His health was being syphoned by a vampire. When townspeople exhumed Lena’s body, the...

  • 23 DEC 2020
    MYSTICAL: The Murder of Charles Walton
    36m 39s

    The gruesome 1945 pitchfork murder of an elderly townsman brought Scotland Yard’s best detective into one of the most superstitious villages in England.  To view this episode’s full list of sources, please visit parcast.com/supernatural...

  • 16 DEC 2020
    CONSPIRACY: Men in Black
    43m 28s

    Most people recognize Men in Black from the movie franchise, but this mysterious organization originated as a real-life alien conspiracy theory. It began in 1947: After Harold Dahl saw UFOs over the Puget Sound, he was visited by a suited a...

  • 09 DEC 2020
    ALIEN: Roswell
    35m 43s

    It’s the most famous UFO event in U.S. history: In July 1947, a rancher named Mac Brazel found strange debris scattered across one of his fields. Local military officials told him it came from a weather balloon… But many believe the object...

  • 02 DEC 2020
    THE UNKNOWN: Paul Amadeus Dienach
    43m 34s

    In the spring of 1922, a man named Paul Amadeus Dienach fell into a coma. He eventually woke up — in the year 3906, in another man's body.  To view this episode’s full list of sources, please visit parcast.com/supernatural Learn more abou...

  • 25 NOV 2020
    THE UNKNOWN: Dancing Plague
    36m 28s

    One summer day in 1518, a woman named Frau Troffea started dancing. She didn't stop. Her dancing compulsion was contagious, and spread to hundreds of people before it turned deadly. To view this episode’s full list of sources, please visit...

  • 18 NOV 2020
    CONSPIRACY: The Babushka Lady
    35m 31s

    A mysterious woman in a headscarf was seen filming the assassination of President John F. Kennedy. For years, she remained nameless — until one day, she stepped forward with a story no one saw coming.  To view this episode’s full list of s...

  • 11 NOV 2020
    HAUNTED: The Greenbrier Ghost
    38m 11s

    A young woman in Greenbrier, West Virginia died mysteriously in 1897. Weeks later, she returned from the dead to identify the man who murdered her.  To view this episode’s full list of sources, please visit parcast.com/supernatural Learn...

  • 04 NOV 2020
    DISAPPEARED: The Roanoke Colony
    38m 19s

    In 1590, an English colony on Roanoke Island disappeared without a trace. The only clue was a message carved on a fence post. While some think the settlers integrated with a local tribe, multiple leads suggest otherwise. To view this episo...

  • 28 OCT 2020
    THE UNKNOWN: Jersey Devil
    29m 34s

    Hooves, wings and high-pitched screams… The Jersey Devil has reportedly been seen thousands of times, lurking in and around a forest called the Pine Barrens. How much of its existence is rumor, and how much is reality?  To view this episod...

  • 21 OCT 2020
    MYSTICAL: Netta Fornario
    37m 24s

    In November 1929, a woman named Netta Fornario was found dead on the mystical island of Iona, Scotland. She was naked except for a black cloak with insignia, suggesting perhaps something occult was responsible for her death. To view this e...

  • 14 OCT 2020
    ALIEN: Frederick Valentich
    41m 20s

    On October 21, 1978, amateur pilot Frederick Valentich took off for a quick nighttime flight off Australia's southern shore. He was never seen again. But right before he disappeared, he radioed ground control to report he was being stalked...

  • 07 OCT 2020
    MYSTICAL: King Tut’s Curse
    42m 50s

    Can the dead actually curse the living? After the 1922 unearthing of an Egyptian pharaoh's tomb, a mysterious string of misfortunes plagued the archaeologists who discovered it—and it’s not the first time a cursed mummy has wreaked havoc....

  • 30 SEP 2020
    HAUNTED: The Moberly-Jourdain Incident
    36m 30s

    In the early 1900s, Eleanor Jourdain and Charlotte Moberly visited the Palace of Versailles. The two academics were hoping for a pleasant trip. Instead, they found themselves transported over a century into the past where they saw the long-...

  • 23 SEP 2020
    CONSPIRACY: The Philadelphia Experiment
    37m 38s

    In the 1950s, Morris K. Jessup received a letter from a stranger. The man claimed to have intel on an ultra-classified wartime Naval experiment involving teleportation, human test subjects, and disastrous results that the government would d...

  • 16 SEP 2020
    ALIEN: Skinwalker Ranch
    37m 9s

    When Terry and Gwen Sherman bought their dream ranch in Utah, they never suspected they were entering a hotspot of paranormal activity: glowing orbs, hovering aircraft, mutilated cows… A team of researchers was finally called in to investig...

  • 09 SEP 2020
    DISAPPEARED: Malaysia Airlines Flight 370
    38m 29s

    On March 8, 2014, Malaysia Airlines Flight 370 seemed to vanish into thin air. Less than an hour after takeoff, the plane disappeared from radar—and though seven countries launched a search and rescue operation, the 227 passengers on board...

  • 02 SEP 2020
    MYSTICAL: Pam Reynolds
    37m 47s

    In 1991, singer-songwriter Pam Reynolds underwent a daring operation to remove a life-threatening aneurysm. Afterwards, Pam was able to describe the entire procedure in detail… even though she was clinically dead throughout. To view this e...

  • 26 AUG 2020
    HAUNTED: The Devil Made Me Do It
    36m 34s

    In February 1981, a man named Cheyenne Johnson stabbed his girlfriend’s boss to death. His defense? He’d been possessed. It turns out, he might’ve actually caught a demon from his girlfriend’s brother the summer before, when the young boy a...

  • 19 AUG 2020
    MYSTICAL: Rasputin
    41m 49s

    In the early 1900s, a strange peasant from Siberia charmed Russia’s royal family. Grigori Rasputin gained entry into the Romanovs’ inner circle using his reputation as a healer and prophet—but not everyone was brought under his spell.  To...