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Aaron Mahnke's Cabinet of Curiosities

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Inspired by the unusual collections and fascinating stories that fill the pages of history, Aaron Mahnke's Cabinet of Curiosities takes listeners on a twice-weekly tour of the unbelievable, the unsettling, and the bizarre.

Inspired by the unusual collections and fascinating stories that fill the pages of history, Aaron Mahnke's Cabinet of Curiosities takes listeners on a twice-weekly tour of the unbelievable, the unsettling, and the bizarre.
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Inspired by the unusual collections and fascinating stories that fill the pages of history, Aaron Mahnke's Cabinet of Curiosities takes listeners on a twice-weekly tour of the unbelievable, the unsettling, and the bizarre.

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English


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078 | By a Hair

3/21/2019
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Some of the most bizarre additions to the Cabinet are relics from a taboo source: the human body. Thankfully, their stories are a lot less contentious.

Duration:00:11:51

077 | Dearly Departed

3/19/2019
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Many of the pieces in the Cabinet are unique, but some are truly valuable. On today's tour, we'll revisit lost loved ones before exploring one man's deep obsession.

Duration:00:10:35

076 | Dig Deep

3/14/2019
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Our tour today will reveal an object designed to show us where to go, and a place no one knew how to get to. Hopefully all your questions will be answered inside the Cabinet!

Duration:00:11:45

075 | Out of Tune

3/12/2019
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Humans have created some amazing things over the years, but few have left people feeling as confused and nervous as the two objects you'll see on today's trip through the Cabinet of Curiosities.

Duration:00:12:22

074 | Stone Cold

3/7/2019
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Death can be pretty eventful—either by the way it happens, or by what happens once it has arrived. We'll look at one of each on today's tour of the Cabinet.

Duration:00:10:34

073 | Bad Omen

3/5/2019
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Many of the objects inside the Cabinet are one of a kind, or at least very rare. Today's tour will expose you to two more stories that will fit that mould perfectly.

Duration:00:10:25

072 | The Divine Tragedy

2/28/2019
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Sometimes it's hard to believe the things we see with our own eyes, while other times we have to trust our ears to reveal the truth. Both of these tricky moments are on display in the Cabinet today.

Duration:00:12:11

071 | Diagnosis

2/26/2019
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Two amazing individuals are on display in the Cabinet today, and both are know for amazing claims that had unexpected endings. Buckle up for a curious ride.

Duration:00:13:58

070 | Lake Placid

2/21/2019
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Today's tour through the Cabinet is all about hidden things, so there won't be much to look at. Even still, the tour is sure to be entertaining.

Duration:00:09:14

069 | Happy Accident

2/19/2019
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Accidental discoveries are on display today in the Cabinet of Curiosities. Your journey is bound to leave you astounded.

Duration:00:10:36

068 | Ravenous

2/14/2019
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Unique individuals can be both an inspiration and a warning. Let's see if you can figure out which is which on today's tour through the Cabinet.

Duration:00:12:25

067 | Darkness Falls

2/12/2019
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Whether it's a battle for historical heritage, or a fight against Mother Nature, everyone on today's tour has had to endure some kind of struggle.

Duration:00:10:49

066 | Dressed Down

2/7/2019
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Sometimes the place you live is home to astounding natural features, while other times your country is responsible for something new. Let's learn about both, shall we?

Duration:00:10:22

065 | Occupied

2/5/2019
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On today's tour of the Cabinet, one person delivers on their promise, while another stays right where they are. Either way, these tales are sure to entertain.

Duration:00:11:59

064 | The Little Things

1/31/2019
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Today your tour guide will show you some amazing tales made possible by the brilliant work of talented people. Prepare to be amazed!

Duration:00:11:32

063 | Space Case

1/29/2019
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Not every story has a tidy ending. Often times, it's the journey that's more important than the destination, as both of our tales reveal today.

Duration:00:12:57

062 | Seeing Red

1/24/2019
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Some of the most amazing tales in history are about artwork, and today's tour of the Cabinet will reveal a couple that you'll never forget.

Duration:00:10:24

061 | High and Low

1/22/2019
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Some tales from the Cabinet reveal the true importance of people, while others hint at a true story we may never be able to reveal. Today we'll enjoy one of each.

Duration:00:10:31

060 | Pros and Cons

1/17/2019
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One of a kind objects are on display today, but not all of them were acquired through the most typical of methods. In fact, one of them wasn't even acquired at all.

Duration:00:11:17

059 | Wedged In

1/15/2019
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On today's tour of the Cabinet, we are given a chance to examine a object that exists without explanation, and then learn about something else that changed history without ever being seen.

Duration:00:11:40