What Is Myth? Crash Course World Mythology #1


Over the next 40 episodes or so, we and Mike Rugnetta are going to learn about the world by looking at the foundational stories of a bunch of different cultural traditions. We’re going to look at the ways that people’s stories define them, and the ways they shape their culture. We’re going to learn about gods, goddesses, heroes, and tricksters, and a lot more. We’re going to walk the blurry line between myth and religion, and we’re going to like it.


Jotnar: The Giants of Norse Mythology


Today we take a look at the Jotnar of Norse mythology in our attempts to better understand the misunderstood race.


The 12 first generation titans of Greek mythology; Oceanus, Coeus, Crius, Hyperion, Iapetus, Cronus, Theia, Rheia, Themis, Mnemosyne, Phoebe & Tethys | Greek Mythology Titans

Musa I (c. 1280 – c. 1337), or Mansa Musa, was the ninth Mansa of the Mali Empire, one of the most powerful Islamic West African states.

Legends of the Isles: Merlin the Wizard

The Devil's School: Where Dracula Learned Magic — Romanian Mythology in Brahm Stoker's Dracula

The human king who fought Satan and his army.