Hitchcock's Birds, Hope Diamond, Phineas Gage

Host Don Wildman inspects a jar of strange, preserved creatures that helped inspire one of the scariest horror films of all time, admires a legendary blue diamond and examines the shattered skull of a 19th century laborer.

Original Airdate | Tuesday, June 05, 2012

Travel Guide

Find restaurants, accommodations and activities from this episode.

Hitchcock's Birds and Hope Diamond

Don Wildman inspects a jar of strange, preserved creatures, a ...

A Blood-Stained Knife

Learn about the bloody knife used to commit a gruesome murder ...


Curse of the Hope Diamond

Misfortune has befallen many of the owners the famous blue ...


Hitchcock's Birds

Learn about the real-life birds that inspired the classic ...


The Bermuda Triangle

Don investigates Flight 19's strange disappearance over the ...


More Travel Inspirations

Food.com App
Download the New Food.com App

Get recipe inspiration, save money, and plan your meals stress free.

Food Network Eats
FN Kitchen Atlanta: Now Open!

Traveling this summer? Stop by FN Kitchen's gourmet market.

GAC Junk Gypsies
GAC’s Junk Gypsies Take on a Tour Bus

See Amie and Jolie’s vintage flea market finds design flips.