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Monstrum: Mothman

22 minutes 23 seconds

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In this episode, Dr. Zarka travels to Point Pleasant, WV to research the complicated history of the flying creature known as the Mothman. Newspapers gave the winged, red-eyed creature its name after it was spotted on November 15, 1966. Thirteen months later, the Silver Bridge collapsed, and many locals blamed this incident on the Mothman. Part of the "Monstrum" series.

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Runtime: 22 minutes 23 seconds

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