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In the second part of our series on the 2016 presidential election we explore the facts, fiction, controversy and conspiracy theories surrounding the Clinton campaign.

Election, Part II: Top Clinton Conspiracies

Mere days before the US election, it seems overwhelmingly likely that either Hillary Clinton or Donald Trump will become the next President of the United States. Both candidates have been the source of great controversy, and in the second part of this series we explore the facts, fiction, controversy and conspiracy theories surrounding the Clinton campaign.

Stuff They Don't Want You to Know: Trump Conspiracies: 2016 Presidential Election

Donald Trump, like his rival Hillary Clinton, has been the subject of numerous conspiracy theories. But why? Tune in for a look at the allegations surrounding his campaign for president. Stay tuned for next week’s episode on the Clinton campaign.

Election, Part I: Top Trump Conspiracies

Donald Trump has captured global attention in his campaign for the Presidency – and, like his Democratic opponent Hillary Clinton, no small amount of controversy. So is there any truth to the massive conspiracy theories surrounding Trump? Tune in to hear more about the facts and fiction of the Trump campaign, from the rumors of tax dodging to false flag candidates and more. (And don’t worry, folks, part II is all about the Clinton campaign.)

What’s the US National Radio Quiet Zone?

Tucked away in a stretch of rural land in Virginia, West Virginia and Maryland, the radio quiet zone is 13,000 square miles of near-total electronic silence. What’s going on in this area where cellphones don’t work and microwaves are illegal? Tune in to learn more.

Stuff They Don't Want You to Know: What’s in the National Quiet Zone?

Across 1300 square miles in West Virginia, Virginia and Maryland a strange electronic silence looms heavily in the air. Cell phones don’t work, there’s only one radio station and government officials patrol the streets searching for illegal wifi.

Skidoosh: The Listener Mail Episode

Have you sent the guys an email, tweet or FB message? If so, tune in – you might just be on the air in this special episode of listener mail.

Stuff They Don't Want You to Know: The Battle of Los Angeles

In the early hours of February 25th, 1942, air raid sirens resounded across Los Angeles, California. The military fired roughly 1500 anti-aircraft machine gun rounds and artillery shells at some unknown object in the sky. So what really happened?

Did aliens appear over Los Angeles?

In the wee hours of February 25th, 1942, air raid sirens resounded across LA. Anti-aircraft guns fired the better part of 1500 shells at something. To many people, that mysterious UFO has yet to be identified, more than half a century later. So what really happened?

Stuff They Don't Want You to Know: Have you met a psychopath?

How many psychopaths actually exist? Are they more common than studies would have you believe? Is it possible you've met one without knowing it?

The Hidden World of Psychopaths

How common are psychopaths? Is it possible that you've met one? Join the guys as they explore the fact, fiction and controversy surrounding one of the world's most widely misunderstood mental illnesses.

Stuff They Don't Want You to Know: Did NASA fake the moon landings?

For nearly 50 years a vocal group of people around the world have remained convinced that NASA faked the moon landings. But if that's the case, why? What would the motivations for a hoax be, and how on Earth could it remain a secret for so long?

How could the CIA have faked the moon landing?

For nearly half a century people around the world have believed the moon landing was faked. If that were true, how could people possibly perpetrate such a massive hoax? Join Ben, Matt and Noel as they interview Matt Johnson about his newest film Operation Avalanche.

Stuff They Don't Want You to Know: Professional Sports and Match Fixing

It's no secret that sports are a billion-dollar industry, but how honest are these games? Both FIFA and the IOC have been dogged by rumors of corruption but, according to some, that's just the tip of the iceberg.

Sport Conspiracies, Part II

Could your favorite sports be fixed? Join Ben, Matt and Noel for their continuing interview with author Brian Tuohy as they explore the murky world behind the sports headlines - a world comprised of illegal gambling, extortion, blackmail and organized crime.

Sports Conspiracies, Part I

Could it be possible that your favorite sports are fixed? Join the guys as they interview Brian Tuohy, author of The Fix is In, on the murky connections between sports, gambling, politics and organized crime in the first part of this two-episode series.

Stuff They Don't Want You to Know: 5 Types of Cannibalism

Cannibalism, also known as anthropophagy, is an ancient practice. But there are multiple types and they are not all created equally.

Cannibalism: Fact and Fiction

Cannibalism is an ancient taboo, but how often has it actually occurred?

Stuff They Don't Want You to Know: MIT, Cereal, and Human Experimentation

In the 1940s Quaker Oats and MIT joined forces to study the absorption of vitamins and minerals. They recruited kids at the Fernald State School to join the “Science Club” and fed them radioactive iron and calcium without their knowledge.

Human Experimentation: MIT and Cereal

Did the Quaker Oats company really do experiments on children? Join Matt and Ben as they dig into the checkered past of this cereal monolith.