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Complied by our own Steve Meeker (credentials)  Comprehensive list of topics that fit into curriculum but there is more in every episode

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S1E01 | BALLOONACY

12:30 | World History – France 1780s – 1810

20:50 | U.S. History – Civil War

23:15 | U.S. History – WW II

 

S1E08 | FOUR LEGGED SOLDIERS 

11:45 | Wojtek the Polish Bear - WW II

18:10 | Smoky the Four Pound Hero - WW II

 

S1E09 | BELIEVE IT OR NOT – ROBERT RIPLEY

05:20 | U.S. History –Early 1900s to 1949

05:20 | World Geography – Cultural Encounters

 

S2E04 | POSITIVELY PRESIDENTIAL

02:45 | Washington

05:15  | John & J.Q. Adams

10:45 | Adams & Jefferson

15:05 | Jackson

22:35 | Tyler

25:55 | Taylor

31:05 | Taft

34:05 | Harding

36:25 | Eisenhower

38:30 | Carter

40:45 | Reagan

42:35 | G.W. Bush

44:30 | McKinley

 

S2E05 | STRANGE CONFLICTS

07:45 | U.S. History – Civil War (Hatfields & McCoys)

12:15 | U.S. & World History (Pig War of 1859)

17:18 | World History –Europe 1925 (Stray Dog War)

30:22 | U.S. History – WW II (The Battle for Los Angeles)

42:30  | World History WW I (The Christmas Truce)

 

S2E06 | REMARKABLE INVENTIONS

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S2E11 | SUBMARINES & WAR MACHINES 

04:30 | U.S. & World History – WW II

23:20 | U.S. & World History – Cold War

28:20 | U.S. History – Civil War

39:35 | World History 1718 – First Machine Gun

 

S2E17 | ABANDONED PLACES

13:30 | World History – 1974 – Greco / Turk War

41:25 | U.S. / Afr. Am. History – First Labor Union

43:25 | World History – WW II – Nuremburg Kongresshall

45:25 | World History – WW II – Orador Sur Glane France

 

S2E19 | RUNES & CIPHERS

04:00 | World History – Viking Age Scandinavia & Iceland

19:25 | U.S. History – Great Depression

29:18 | World History – 16th Century Spain & Incas

47:15 | World History – WW II –Enigma Machine

 

S2E20 | KINDNESS MATTERS

17:25 | Civics and Government – Scalia and Ginsburg

19:18 | U.S. History –Eisenhower & LBJ

40:15 | World History – WW II – Jesse Owens

42:00 | World History – WW II – Oscar Schindler

43:15 | World History – WW II – Desmond Doss

57:31 | World History – WW II – The Four Chaplains

 

S2E24 | INCREDIBLE SURVIVAL 

16:10 | U.S. & World History – WW II - Poon Lin

17:55 | U.S. & World History – WW II – Louis Zamperini

 

S3E02 | MYSTERIOUS PEOPLE

12:52 | World History – Russian Revolution – Rasputin

23:05 | World History – French Revolution – St. Germain

34:10 | All Levels – Time Oddities

 

S3E03 | WEIRD CELEBRATIONS

World Cultures & Geography

10:55 | El Salvador

13:10 | South Korea

15:10 | Italy

19:30 | Belgium

23:50 | Canada

26:25 | Spain

29:55 | Japan

33:00 | Spain

36:00 | India

41:35 | Russia

46:00 | England

 

S3E04 | TREASURE HUNT

32:50 | Civics and Government – Washington D.C.

44:50 | World History – Russia / Japanese War of 1905

51:20 | World History – Nazi Treasure

 

S3E06 | TIME WARP 

26:05 | World History – BC & AD / Dionysius the Humble

35:07 | World History – Julian & Gregorian Calendars

46:40 | World Geography – Greenwich Mean Time & Prime Meridian

53:40 | U.S. History & Geography – Daylight Savings Time

 

S3E07 | PORTRAIT: NELLIE BLY

05:50 | U.S. & World History – The 1880s

21:07 | U.S. & World History – The 1880s

 

S3E10 | GEOGRAPHIC ODDITIES

06:05 |  World Cultures and Geography – Various Topics

41:12 |  World Cultures and Geography – Various Topics

 

S3E12 | A KIDNAPPING

06:28 |  World History – North and South Korea

24:10 |  World History – North and South Korea

45:30 |  World History – North and South Korea

 

S3E13 | SECRET SOCIETIES

05:00 |  U.S. & World History – Introduction

07:14 |  International Order of St. Hubertus

09:58 |  Freemasons

14:08 |  Independent Order of Oddfellows (IOOF)

17:10 |  Vidocq Society

22:30 |  Knights of Pythia

24:55 |  Knights Templar

31:06 |  The Illuminati

34:54 |  Skull & Bones

 

S3E14 | SIGNS & SYMBOLS

02:45 |  World History & Geography – Star of David

07:50 |  U.S. & World History – Swastika

12:30 |  World History & Geography – Barber Poles

18:09 |  World History – Rx 

22:40 |  World History – Staff of Hermes

33:00 |  U.S. History – Dollar Sign $

36:05 |  U.S. & World History - Peace Symbol 

39:05 |  World History - Skull & Crossbones

43:40 |  World History – Male & Female Symbols

47:50 |  World History – Fleur de lis