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Ken Gerhard

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Biography:

Ken Gerhard is a widely recognized cryptozoologist and field investigator for The Centre for Fortean Zoology as well as a fellow of the Pangea Institute and consultant for several anomalous research organizations. He has traveled the world searching for evidence of mysterious animals and legendary beasts including Bigfoot, the Loch Ness Monster, the Chupacabra, enigmatic winged creatures and even werewolves. In addition to co-hosting the History Channel TV series Missing in Alaska, Ken has appeared in the series Monster Quest and is featured in the History Channel special The Real Wolfman, as well as Ancient Aliens (History Channel), Legend Hunters (Travel Channel), Unexplained Files (Science Channel), Paranatural (National Geographic), Weird or What? with William Shatner (Syfy), and other series.

His credits also include appearances on numerous news broadcasts and nationally syndicated radio programs, as well as being featured in articles by the Associated Press, Houston Chronicle and Tampa Tribune. Ken is author of the books Big Bird: Modern Sightings of Flying Monsters and Encounters with Flying Humanoids, as well as co-author of Monsters of Texas (with Nick Redfern). He currently lectures and exhibits at various conferences and events across the United States. Born on Friday the 13th of October, Ken has traveled to twenty-six different countries on six continents, and visited many ancient and mysterious sites, from Machu Pichu to Stonehenge.

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Reexamining the Korean War / Bigfoot & Cryptids

Historian Thomas McKelvey Cleaver looked back on the problematic Korean War. Followed by Ken Gerhard on Bigfoot and other cryptids. More »

Alternative Health/ Mysterious Cryptids

In the first half, Dr. Joel Wallach shared the benefits of remedies and supplements that aid in the body's recovery from many diseases and ailments. In the latter half, cryptozoologist Ken Gerhard, who has traveled around the world searching for evidence of mysterious... More »

Rise of Robots/ Cryptid Lore

In the first half, Martin Ford, who founded a Silicon Valley-based software development firm, discussed how technology, AI, and robotics are moving toward making many "good jobs" obsolete. In the latter half, cryptozoologist Ken Gerhard talked about sightings of various... More »

Flying Humanoids & Cryptozoology

Cryptozoologist Ken Gerhard discussed his research into mythical creatures as well as tangible evidence for flying humanoids such as Mothman and their connection to UFOs, curses, and tragedies. First hour guest, trends analyst Gerald Celente offered commentary on Syria... More »

Mysterious Drownings/ Nixon's Secrets

In the first half hour, monster hunter Ken Gerhard commented on recent stories about the Iceland lake monster and woolly mammoth. Next, Emmy-award winning journalist, Kristi Piehl, provided an update on the Smiley Face Killers and why she is now investigating mysterious... More »

Strange Creatures

Cryptozoologist Ken Gerhard discussed his research into various strange creatures including Mothman, Thunderbirds, chupacabras, lake monsters, the Jersey Devil, cryptid cats, and Bigfoot. First hour guest, investment advisor Catherine Austin Fitts talked about the debt... More »

Natural Highs

Journalist James Nestor discussed how the brain achieves the feeling of "being high" in terms of neurology, biology, and physiology through meditations, illusions, common herbs, & audio and visual stimulations, all without using drugs. First hour guest, Ken Gerhard... More »

Last Night

Mark Jacobson discussed the life of Bill Cooper, author of the manifesto "Behold a Pale Horse." Followed by Moira McGhee on UFO and alien encounters in Australia and New Zealand.

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