Arthur C. Clarke's Mysterious Universe

Arthur C. Clarke's Mysterious Universe

1998 - 2000, Science
Seeking the truth behind mythical creatures, ancient legends and hair-raising rituals.

Episode Guide

  • Arthur C. Clarke's Mysterious Universe - Mysteries of the North (Season 1 Episode 26)
    Season 1 Episode 26:

    Mysteries of the North

    Professor Lu sets out to prove the existence of the Chinese Wildman.

  • Arthur C. Clarke's Mysterious Universe - True of False - More Than Meets The Eye (Season 1 Episode 25)
    Season 1 Episode 25:

    True of False - More Than Meets The Eye

    Arthur C. Clarke investigates possible hoaxes of historic treasures.

  • Arthur C. Clarke's Mysterious Universe - Spirits of Place: Hauntings and Ghosts (Season 1 Episode 24)
    Season 1 Episode 24:

    Spirits of Place: Hauntings and Ghosts

    Alleged hauntings.

  • Arthur C. Clarke's Mysterious Universe - Secrets of Ancient Worlds (Season 1 Episode 23)
    Season 1 Episode 23:

    Secrets of Ancient Worlds

    Mysteriously built structures in Zimbabwe; multistoried buildings of New Mexico.

  • Arthur C. Clarke's Mysterious Universe - Meeting Mary: Visions of the Virgin (Season 1 Episode 22)
    Season 1 Episode 22:

    Meeting Mary: Visions of the Virgin

    Clarke investigates modern-day apparitions of the Virgin Mary in three locations.

  • Arthur C. Clarke's Mysterious Universe - Baffling Bombardments (Season 1 Episode 21)
    Season 1 Episode 21:

    Baffling Bombardments

    Arthur attempts to find the reason behind the bizarre items which fall from the skies.

  • Arthur C. Clarke's Mysterious Universe - Into Thin Air (Season 1 Episode 20)
    Season 1 Episode 20:

    Into Thin Air

    People report of phantom buildings and suddenly deserted communities.

  • Arthur C. Clarke's Mysterious Universe - Strange Powers of Animals (Season 1 Episode 19)
    Season 1 Episode 19:

    Strange Powers of Animals

    Some animals are suspected of possessing psychic powers.

  • Arthur C. Clarke's Mysterious Universe - Zombies: The Living Dead (Season 1 Episode 18)
    Season 1 Episode 18:

    Zombies: The Living Dead

    Reports of encounters with the living dead.

  • Arthur C. Clarke's Mysterious Universe - Cracking Codes: Writings and Riddles (Season 1 Episode 17)
    Season 1 Episode 17:

    Cracking Codes: Writings and Riddles

    A Renaissance-era map suggests the charting of Antarctica hundreds of years ago.

  • Arthur C. Clarke's Mysterious Universe - Doom of the Dinosaurs (Season 1 Episode 16)
    Season 1 Episode 16:

    Doom of the Dinosaurs

    The extinction of the dinosaur.

  • Arthur C. Clarke's Mysterious Universe - Squaring the Bermuda Triangle (Season 1 Episode 15)
    Season 1 Episode 15:

    Squaring the Bermuda Triangle

    The Bermuda Triangle.

  • Arthur C. Clarke's Mysterious Universe - Mysteries of the Maya (Season 1 Episode 14)
    Season 1 Episode 14:

    Mysteries of the Maya

    Ancient Mayan civilizations.

  • Arthur C. Clarke's Mysterious Universe - Secrets of the Pyramids (Season 1 Episode 13)
    Season 1 Episode 13:

    Secrets of the Pyramids

    How they were built, where the design came from.

  • Arthur C. Clarke's Mysterious Universe - The Evil Eye (Season 1 Episode 12)
    Season 1 Episode 12:

    The Evil Eye

    Arthur C. Clarke analyzes mysterious accounts of well-known curses such as The Curse of the Pharaohs in Egypt.

  • Arthur C. Clarke's Mysterious Universe - Callers from the Cosmos (Season 1 Episode 11)
    Season 1 Episode 11:

    Callers from the Cosmos

    Alleged accounts of encounters with aliens.

  • Arthur C. Clarke's Mysterious Universe - At Death's Door (Season 1 Episode 10)
    Season 1 Episode 10:

    At Death's Door

    Arthur C. Clarke reviews claims of near-death and out-of-body experiences.

  • Arthur C. Clarke's Mysterious Universe - A Crop of Circles (Season 1 Episode 9)
    Season 1 Episode 9:

    A Crop of Circles

    Are crop circles messages from extraterrestrial forces or clever hoaxes?

  • Arthur C. Clarke's Mysterious Universe - The Burning Question (Season 1 Episode 8)
    Season 1 Episode 8:

    The Burning Question

    Tales of spontaneous human combustion are investigated.

  • Arthur C. Clarke's Mysterious Universe - Keys to the Past (Season 1 Episode 7)
    Season 1 Episode 7:

    Keys to the Past

    Investigating three baffling mysteries.

  • Arthur C. Clarke's Mysterious Universe - Psychic Detectives (Season 1 Episode 6)
    Season 1 Episode 6:

    Psychic Detectives

    The use of psychic powers to solve crimes.

  • Arthur C. Clarke's Mysterious Universe - Mysteries of the Sea (Season 1 Episode 5)
    Season 1 Episode 5:

    Mysteries of the Sea

    Mysterious shipwrecks; mermaids; phosphorescence.

  • Arthur C. Clarke's Mysterious Universe - Relics of the Saints (Season 1 Episode 4)
    Season 1 Episode 4:

    Relics of the Saints

    Shroud of Turin; blood of Saint Januarius.

  • Arthur C. Clarke's Mysterious Universe - Where Giants Walked (Season 1 Episode 3)
    Season 1 Episode 3:

    Where Giants Walked

    Huge statues watch over Easter Island.

  • Arthur C. Clarke's Mysterious Universe - On the Trail of the Big Cats (Season 1 Episode 2)
    Season 1 Episode 2:

    On the Trail of the Big Cats

    Examining evidence of the existence of giant cats such as the Beast of Bodmin Moor.

  • Arthur C. Clarke's Mysterious Universe - Snake Charmers, Wolf Children & Holy Men (Season 1 Episode 1)
    Season 1 Episode 1:

    Snake Charmers, Wolf Children & Holy Men

    Phenomena of East Indian cultures.

  • Arthur C. Clarke's Mysterious Universe - Monsters of the Deep (Episode 33)
    Episode 33:

    Monsters of the Deep

  • Arthur C. Clarke's Mysterious Universe - Fakes or Phenomena? (Episode 30)
    Episode 30:

    Fakes or Phenomena?

    Museum curators must recognize fake works of art.

  • Arthur C. Clarke's Mysterious Universe - Visions of the Virgin (Episode 27)
    Episode 27:

    Visions of the Virgin

    Religious and nonreligious Virgin Mary sightings.

  • Arthur C. Clarke's Mysterious Universe - Falling Phenomena (Episode 26)
    Episode 26:

    Falling Phenomena

    People report of fish falling from the sky.

  • Arthur C. Clarke's Mysterious Universe - Mysterious India (Episode 22)
    Episode 22:

    Mysterious India

    Phenomena of Indian culture; snake charmers; children raised by wolves.

  • Arthur C. Clarke's Mysterious Universe - Giants of Easter Island (Episode 17)
    Episode 17:

    Giants of Easter Island

    Stone statues of Easter Island.

  • Arthur C. Clarke's Mysterious Universe - Circles in the Corn (Episode 16)
    Episode 16:

    Circles in the Corn

    Controversy surrounds the formation of crop circles.

  • Arthur C. Clarke's Mysterious Universe - Mysteries From Heaven (Episode 16)
    Episode 16:

    Mysteries From Heaven

    Shroud of Turin; religious phenomena.

  • Arthur C. Clarke's Mysterious Universe - The Missing Apeman (Episode 14)
    Episode 14:

    The Missing Apeman

  • Arthur C. Clarke's Mysterious Universe - The Puzzle of the Pyramids (Episode 12)
    Episode 12:

    The Puzzle of the Pyramids

    New insights into the pyramids and ancient mounds.

  • Arthur C. Clarke's Mysterious Universe - Curses and Omens (Episode 11)
    Episode 11:

    Curses and Omens

    Tales of curses and omens reject logical explanation.

  • Arthur C. Clarke's Mysterious Universe - Near Death Experiences (Episode 10)
    Episode 10:

    Near Death Experiences

    Near-death and out-of-body experiences.

  • Arthur C. Clarke's Mysterious Universe - Prehistoric Puzzles (Episode 6)
    Episode 6:

    Prehistoric Puzzles

    The brochs of Scotland; Phaistos of Crete; Plain of Jars in Laos; Chinese aluminum.

  • Arthur C. Clarke's Mysterious Universe - Spontaneous Human Combustion (Episode 5)
    Episode 5:

    Spontaneous Human Combustion

    Theories of spontaneous human combustion.

  • Arthur C. Clarke's Mysterious Universe - Mystery Cats (Episode 1)
    Episode 1:

    Mystery Cats

    Sightings of the Tasmanian tiger, thought extinct.