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TANIS

TANIS

Public Radio Alliance

1.5K
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20.3K
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Tanis is a bi-weekly podcast from the Public Radio Alliance, and is hosted by Nic Silver. Tanis is a serialized docudrama about a fascinating and surprising mystery: the myth of Tanis. Tanis is an exploration of the nature of truth, conspiracy, and information. Tanis is what happens when the lines of science and fiction start to blur... S

Latest Episodes

Seeking Tanis, Runner Available

EIn the first episode of Tanis, our host, Nic Silver, wonders if the Internet age might contain one last great mystery, an ancient myth known as “Tanis.” His exploration into the enigmatic Tanis begins by asking the seemingly simple question, what is it? The answers, he soon discovers, are far more complicated.

34 min2015 OCT 14
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Seeking Tanis, Runner Available

Radio, Radio

EAs the search for Tanis continues, Nic tracks down the person who placed that strange Craigslist ad, and enlists “Meerkatnip,” an acerbic hacker, straight out of the pages of a Gibson or Stephenson novel, to help him try and make sense of a series of mysterious radio broadcasts.

41 min2015 OCT 14
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Radio, Radio

The Girl in the High Tower

ENic learns that the myth of Tanis might not be as dormant as he first believed, as he discovers a contemporary mystery, just as strange and terrifying as anything in Tanis’s murky and cryptic past.

39 min2015 OCT 20
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The Girl in the High Tower

The End of Rocketman

ENic’s search for Tanis leads him back to Meerkatnip, who introduces him to two of the internet’s biggest mysteries, and the Jack Parsons connection comes to an explosive end in Pasadena.

33 min2015 NOV 4
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The End of Rocketman

A Rat, a Writer and a Conspiracy Theory

EThe result of Meerkatnip’s exploration into the Pacifica problem ends up raising more questions than answers, and invasive events lead Nic to suspect that somebody sinister may havetaken a serious interest in his story.

35 min2015 NOV 19
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A Rat, a Writer and a Conspiracy Theory

The Servant Girl Annihilator

ENic finally meets the mystery woman in the garage, Karl van Sant has more to tell us from beyond the grave, and we take another trip back in time, to the dawn of the serial killer.

34 min2015 DEC 2
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The Servant Girl Annihilator

A Dungeon Masters Guide to Tanis

EMeerkatnip uncovers a mysterious woman with ties to the Haida and Xanu, Morgan Miller and Sam Reynolds reveal a strange cult with possible ties to Tanis, and Nic opens his copy of The Dungeon Masters Guide, for the first time since high school.

38 min2015 DEC 16
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A Dungeon Masters Guide to Tanis

Raywood, WA: Population One

ENic and Meerkatnip discover a large number of strange events seem to occur within one very specific region of the Pacific Northwest, Morgan Miller brings us one step closer to the Cult of Tanis, and Nic visits Raywood, Washington, a mysterious ghost town where a large number of children went missing in the early eighties.

38 min2016 JAN 7
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Raywood, WA: Population One

A Man, a Milkshake, and a Serial Murderer

EThe search for Sam Reynolds leads to a strange duplex in Everett, Washington, a mysterious man has a proposition, and Nic continues his search for the elusive Haidagurl.

43 min2016 JAN 20
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A Man, a Milkshake, and a Serial Murderer

The Grackles

ENic is taken into the deep woods of the Pacific Northwest to visit a mysterious group who call themselves the Grackles, and we finally get a look inside a long abandoned industrial complex.

46 min2016 FEB 4
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The Grackles

Latest Episodes

Seeking Tanis, Runner Available

EIn the first episode of Tanis, our host, Nic Silver, wonders if the Internet age might contain one last great mystery, an ancient myth known as “Tanis.” His exploration into the enigmatic Tanis begins by asking the seemingly simple question, what is it? The answers, he soon discovers, are far more complicated.

34 min2015 OCT 14
Comments
Seeking Tanis, Runner Available

Radio, Radio

EAs the search for Tanis continues, Nic tracks down the person who placed that strange Craigslist ad, and enlists “Meerkatnip,” an acerbic hacker, straight out of the pages of a Gibson or Stephenson novel, to help him try and make sense of a series of mysterious radio broadcasts.

41 min2015 OCT 14
Comments
Radio, Radio

The Girl in the High Tower

ENic learns that the myth of Tanis might not be as dormant as he first believed, as he discovers a contemporary mystery, just as strange and terrifying as anything in Tanis’s murky and cryptic past.

39 min2015 OCT 20
Comments
The Girl in the High Tower

The End of Rocketman

ENic’s search for Tanis leads him back to Meerkatnip, who introduces him to two of the internet’s biggest mysteries, and the Jack Parsons connection comes to an explosive end in Pasadena.

33 min2015 NOV 4
Comments
The End of Rocketman

A Rat, a Writer and a Conspiracy Theory

EThe result of Meerkatnip’s exploration into the Pacifica problem ends up raising more questions than answers, and invasive events lead Nic to suspect that somebody sinister may havetaken a serious interest in his story.

35 min2015 NOV 19
Comments
A Rat, a Writer and a Conspiracy Theory

The Servant Girl Annihilator

ENic finally meets the mystery woman in the garage, Karl van Sant has more to tell us from beyond the grave, and we take another trip back in time, to the dawn of the serial killer.

34 min2015 DEC 2
Comments
The Servant Girl Annihilator

A Dungeon Masters Guide to Tanis

EMeerkatnip uncovers a mysterious woman with ties to the Haida and Xanu, Morgan Miller and Sam Reynolds reveal a strange cult with possible ties to Tanis, and Nic opens his copy of The Dungeon Masters Guide, for the first time since high school.

38 min2015 DEC 16
Comments
A Dungeon Masters Guide to Tanis

Raywood, WA: Population One

ENic and Meerkatnip discover a large number of strange events seem to occur within one very specific region of the Pacific Northwest, Morgan Miller brings us one step closer to the Cult of Tanis, and Nic visits Raywood, Washington, a mysterious ghost town where a large number of children went missing in the early eighties.

38 min2016 JAN 7
Comments
Raywood, WA: Population One

A Man, a Milkshake, and a Serial Murderer

EThe search for Sam Reynolds leads to a strange duplex in Everett, Washington, a mysterious man has a proposition, and Nic continues his search for the elusive Haidagurl.

43 min2016 JAN 20
Comments
A Man, a Milkshake, and a Serial Murderer

The Grackles

ENic is taken into the deep woods of the Pacific Northwest to visit a mysterious group who call themselves the Grackles, and we finally get a look inside a long abandoned industrial complex.

46 min2016 FEB 4
Comments
The Grackles

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