Beardy History examines the arguments of the Moon Hoax movement who claim that NASA faked the Apollo lunar landings
Tony McMahon looks at Queen Anne – the subject of the movie The Favourite
Defleshing the bodies of nobles in the Crusades was a practice we would find horrific but Tony McMahon discovers was surprisingly acceptable at the time.
Lewis Powell was one of the gang of conspirators hanged for the assassination of Abraham Lincoln but he’s also well known for his striking good looks
Two green skinned children appeared in the Middle Ages to the villagers at Wulpet but what exactly were they?
How might a medieval child die in ways that are very different to the risks faced by the young today. Tony McMahon investigates
The devil was a rebel angel who was originally a handsome fellow but then rebelled against God and became very ugly
Many well known saints have had their halos removed by the Catholic church because their stories are now regarded by Rome as mythical, as Tony McMahon discovers
Tony McMahon investigates what history can teach us about exorcism and how people believe they are possessed