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History of Canada

Canadian History

Mysteries of Canada was started in 1998 as a project to help Canadians better understand the history, geography, myths and legends of their own country.  The site has grown over the years into a major site attracting visitors from all across Canada and the rest of the world.  The site is used by 50+ schools across the country to help teach language, writing and history.  It is used internationally as a language training asset.  Certain stories and images from this site have been used in newspapers, TV, history books and other media.

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The Curse of Oak Island: Drilling Down: S4,E1

The Curse of Oak Island: Drilling Down Season 4, Episode 1: The Puzzle Takes Shape  This episode of The Curse of Oak Island: Drilling Down serves as a follow-up to the Season 5 finale of The Curse of Oak Island.  Plot Host Matty Blake meets with Rick and Marty Lagina in the War Room, where a number of interesting artifacts are out on display. Marty explains that these artifacts constitute a portion of the discoveries made on Oak Island that season, the total number of artifacts being over six hundred.First, our attention is directed towards the rhodolite garnet discovered in Season 5, Episode 16.
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The Curse of Oak Island: Drilling Down; S3E2

The Curse of Oak Island: Drilling Down Season 3, Episode 2: The Journey Continues This episode of The Curse of Oak Island: Drilling Down serves as a follow-up to the Season 5 premiere of The Curse of Oak Island. Plot Summary Host Matty Blake sits outside in a circle with the Oak Island crew, presumably somewhere on the island itself, to discuss the implications of Season 5, Episode 1. First, he asks Charles Barkhouse where the shiny, gold-coloured object inside the C1 Shaft went. Charles suggests that the hammergrab might have pushed this mysterious object deeper into the earth.Blake then asks Craig Tester whether
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The Curse of Oak Island: Drilling Down; S2E1

The Curse of Oak Island: Drilling Down The Boys Are Back This episode of The Curse of Oak Island: Drilling Down serves as a prelude to The Curse of Oak Island’s Season 4. Plot Summary Host Matty Blake meets with the Oak Island team in the War Room to discuss the forthcoming treasure hunting season, which will be documented in Season 4 of The Curse of Oak Island. He relates his observation that Oak Island Tours Inc. has erected heavy excavation equipment in the Money Pit area, and asks if Season 4 is going to be “Oak Island: Rise of the Machines”. Marty responds
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The Curse of Oak Island: Drilling Down; S1E5

The Curse of Oak Island: Drilling Down Drilling Down on Secrets and Revelations This episode of The Curse of Oak Island: Drilling Down serves as a recap and analysis of The Curse of Oak Island’s Season 3 Finale: Secrets and Revelations. Plot Summary Recounting John Chatterton’s Dive in Borehole 10-X Host Matty Blake sits down with Rick and Marty Lagina to discuss John Chatterton’s successful dive to the bottom of Borehole 10-X in Season 3, Episode 13. Rick expresses his belief that Chatterton’s analysis- namely that 10-X is a natural cavity- is fallible due to the visibility issues Chatterton faced during his dive. Marty, on
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Interview with a Cryptid Hunter

Transcript of an Interview with a Cryptid Hunter (2018) Starring Frank Graves Narrated by Kelsea Crowe Voice of young Frank: Shawn Foster Executive Producer: Dan Chomistek Script, Music, and Narration by Hammerson Peters https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=enpq9OrfQF8 Introduction Narrator: Hello and welcome to an Interview with a Cryptid Hunter. In this documentary, we’re going to showcase a never-before-seen interview of an extraordinary man who explored one of the most inhospitable tracts of wilderness on the planet, risking his very life in an effort to uncover the shocking truth behind Nature’s most carefully guarded secrets. Without further ado, here is an Interview with a Cryptid Hunter. Enjoy! Ivan T. Sanderson Throughout the course of