Utsuro-Bune: The Hollow (Space?) Ship (Ep. 78)


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We’re being visited by UAPs, Unidentified Aerial Phenomenon. Or you might be more familiar with their older name: UFOs. There is a lot of interesting news coming out these days. You’ve probably seen it.

Well, guess what, they’ve been coming for quite awhile and I have proof.

Today let’s talk about the utsuro-bune (虚舟) or utsuro-fune, the legend of the hollow ship.

Uncanny Japan is author Thersa Matsuura. Her other show is The Soothing Stories Podcast. Check out her books including The Carp-Faced Boy on Amazon. If you'd like to help support the podcast and have a bedtime story read to you monthly, please visit Patreon.

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