Lost Continent: Part 2


There's something intoxicating about the notion of a lost continent. Imagine an entire landscape - perhaps even an entire civilization untouched by Western colonialism or perhaps lost beneath ancient, cataclysmic waves. But lost continents are far from mere whimsy and fictional fancy. Amid the dreams and occult whispers, reason and science emerge to dazzle the imagination.

Lost Continent: Part 2

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Topics in this Podcast: Geology, occultism, tectonic plates, atlantis, history, myth