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Media Interviews

The X-Zone Radio Show with Rob McConnell, January 5, 2018 (Sonic attack claims in Cuba);

New Statesman, January 4, 2018 (Conspiracy theories and the internet)

Coast to Coast Radio Show with George Noory, December 28, 2017 (Sonic attack claims defy physics)

WGN Radio (Chicago, Illinois), December 9, 2017(‘Sonic Attack’ claims in Cuba unfounded)

The Big Picture Science Show(November 13, 2017), (Global warming newspaper hoax of 1874)

WGN Radio (Chicago, Illinois), October 21, 2017(‘Sonic Attack’ reports psychological)

Boston.comOctober 12, 2017 (The Salem Witch-hunts of 1692)

Graeme Hill, Radio Live, New Zealand,October 15, 2016 (‘Sonic Attack’ fears unwarranted)

The Guardian, October 12, 2017 (‘Sonic Attack’ claims defy the laws of physics)

Havana Times, September 19, 2017 (‘Sonic Attack’ claims likely psychogenic)

New Zealand Herald, August 15, 2017 (NCEA History exam plagiarism scandal)

The Guardian, June 24, 2017 (Exploitation of garment workers in Cambodia)

New Statesman, March 20, 2017 (Conspiracy theories and social delusions) 

Courier Mail (Queensland, Australia), April 8, 2017 (Moral panics)

Smithsonian Magazine, March 6, 2017 (Outbreaks of mass suggestion in Europe)

OZY Media (California), February 26, 2017 (History of Mass Psychogenic Illness)

Courier Mail (Queensland, Australia), November 5, 2016 (Decline of the Pokemon-Go Fad)

Beyond Reality Radio with Jason Hawes, the SyFy Channel, October 20, 2016 (Bigfoot myth)

Agence France-Presse (AFP), October 14, 2016 (Clown social panic turning violent)

Mike Cohen, WILS Radio, Lansing, Michigan, October 14, 2016 (police and the clown scare)

Agence France-Presse (AFP), October 12, 2016 (history of the clown social panic), October

New Zealand National Radio, October 9, 2016 (Clown social panic in spreads in New Zealand)

New Zealand Herald, October 7, 2016(Clown social panic reaches New Zealand)

TV 3, New Zealand, October 9, 2016(Clown social panic sweeps the world)

Australian Broadcasting, ABC Radio, October 7, 2016(Clown Panic prompt Victorian Police Warning)

Newstalk 1ZB, October 7, 2016(Clown social panic in New Zealand)

New Zealand Herald, October 7, 2016(Clown social panic reaches New Zealand)

The Guardian(London), October 5, 2016(Clown social panic spreads)

LehighValleylive.com (Pennsylvania), October 3, 2016 (American phantom clown social panic)

New Zealand National Radio, September 25, 2016 (Mysterious clowns ‘attacks’ as urban legend)

New Zealand National Radio, September 3, 2016 (Phantom clown social panic in America)

Washington Post, August 31, 2016(Pokémon Go Fad)

AljazeeraNews, August 6, 2016 (Religious significance of the Roswell UFO myth)

Agencia EFE (Spanish News),April 28, 2016 (Outbreak of demonic possession in Malaysian schools)

Nautilus Magazine, April 7, 2016(Why mass psychogenic illness affects mostly females)

Astro Awani, Malaysian TV News, April 22, 2016 (Demonic possession in northern Malaysia)

VICE Magazine, April 21, 2016(Mass psychogenic illness outbreak in Malaysia)

BBC World News, April 19, 2016 (Outbreak of demonic possession in Malaysian schools)

The Unexplained with Howard Hughes, April 17, 2016 (America’s Loch Ness ‘Monster’)

Dark Thirty Radio, Jeremy Scott, Mutual Radio, April 21, 2016 (Bigfoot folklore)

Dark Thirty Radio with Jeremy Scott, Mutual Radio, March 8, 2016 (science and the paranormal)

The Toronto Star, January 4, 2016(Fads, crazes and social delusions)

The Michelangelo Signorile Show, November 20, 2015 (Psychology of the Paris terror attacks)

Coast to Coast Radio Show with George Noory, October 8, 2015 (Hollywood and haunted houses);

BuzzFeed News (Sara Topol), July 24, 2015(mysterious outbreak of sleeping sickness in Kazakhstan)

Radio Live with Graeme Hill, New Zealand National Radio, June 28, 2014 (Haunted Houses) 

BBC Radio Berkshire with Howard Hughes, December 25, 2014 (Christmas traditions in New Zealand)

Radio Live with Graeme Hill, New Zealand National Radio, December 4, 2014 (Psychological illness in schools)

Coast to Coast Radio Show with George Knapp, October 20, 2014 (America’s Loch Ness Monster)

National Geographic: Invasion Earth, eight-part TV series, 2014 (Social psychology of UFO sightings)

The Huffington Post, June 26, 2014 (Social media and psychological illness)

The Mind’s Eye radio show, released January 23, 2014 (America’s Loch Ness Monster)

The Otago Times, September 15, 2013 (Can social media trigger psychological illness)

The Atlantic Monthly, September 2013 (Mystery illness in Danvers, Massachusetts)

Pocono Record, Stroudsburg, Pennsylvania, May 26, 2013 (Don Decker Poltergeist Case Solved)

Robert is interviewed by acclaimed British broadcaster Howard Hughes (February 8, 2013) at:  http://theunexplained.tv/paranormal-podcasts/edition-105-americas-loch-ness-monster


American Public Radio interviewer Joe Donahue interviews Robert on the Champlain 'Monster' (January 29, 2013) at: http://www.wamc.org/post/untold-story-champ-social-history-americas-loch-ness-monster


Benjamin Grundy and Aaron Wright in Australia interview Robert on Cryptozoology and UFOs on The Mysterious Universe Radio Show (16 January 2013 beginning at 29:00 and 1:10) at: http://mysteriousuniverse.org/2013/01/episode-902-mysterious-universe/ 

Jordan Cline interviews Robert on Cryptozoology and the Champlain 'Monster' on the Whispers Radio Show (January 14, 2013)                      http://www.blubrry.com/whispersradio/1651071/january-14th-2013-robert-bartholomew/

Jeffery Teagle and Bruce Barraclaugh Jr. interview Robert on Cryptozoology and the search for the Champlain 'Monster' and Bigfoot in the Northeastern United States (January 7, 2013) at:  http://www.blogtalkradio.com/chattahoocheebigfootradio/2013/01/07/chattahoochee-bigfoot-radio--robert-bartholomew  

Robert talks on “The Paranormal World” with Wade Clark in Binghamton, New York on the search for the Champlain 'Monster' in two 30-minute interviews (January 7, 2013): http://www.blogtv.com/Shows/1444889/date/ZeXFb2PDYWFtZm7HbuTG  http://www.blogtv.com/Shows/1444889/date/ZeXFb2PDYWFtZm7HbuRv

Richard Saunders of The Skeptic Zone Radio Show interviews Robert on the lure of the Champlain Monster (December 29, 2012) at: http://www.skepticzone.tv/

Peter Biello of Vermont Public Radio interviews Robert on the history of the Champlain 'Monster' (December 27, 2013) at:  http://www.vpr.net/news_detail/96968/social-history-champ/

Host Saul Ravencraft interviews Robert on the Journey into Twilight Radio Show on the search for the Champlain Monster.  http://www.blogtalkradio.com/journeyintotwilight/2013/01/25/journey-into-twilight

Bob Cudmore Show interview with Robert on the Champlain 'Monster' on Lite 107.7 FM WVTL Amsterdam, New York (Dec. 17, 2012) at:  http://wvtlfm.com/interviews

Robert talks about his new book - an expose on America's Loch Ness 'Monster' to Lee Rayburn of News-Talk radio WHCU, Ithaca, New York (December 12, 2012) at:  http://www.whcu870.com/topic/play_window.php?audioType=Episode&audioId=6155522

Robert speaks on "The Big Science Picture Show," about a strange outbreak of mass hysteria at a high school in Western New York (October 1, 2012):  http://radio.seti.org/blog/2012/10/big-picture-science-mysterious-illness-robert-bartholomew/


Other Interviews

New Mexico Skeptics Meeting at the New Mexico Natural History Museum, February 13, 2013, live address via Skype (Champlain ‘Monster’)

The Jeff Rense Radio ShowJanuary 11, 2013, (Champlain 'Monster')

New Zealand Herald, December 15, 2012 (morality of hoax radio calls)

Bob Pooler Morning Show, WIRY, Plattsburgh, New York, December 12, 2012 (Champlain ‘Monster’)

TV 3 New Zealand, December 8, 2012 (hoax radio calls)

Toronto Star, July 8, 2013 (Mysterious Illness among Afghan Schoolgirls)

MX newspaper (News Corp Australia), June 6, 2013 (Mystery Illness in Afghanistan)

Agence France-Presse, 5 June 2012 (Mysterious Illness among Afghan Schoolgirls)

Northern Territory News, May 29, 2012 (Illness strikes down Afghan schoolgirls)

Associated Press interview with Mike Stobbe, February 5, 2012 (LeRoy, New York, Mystery Illness)

Pocono Record, Stroudsburg, Pennsylvania,February 5, 2012 (Don Decker Poltergeist Case Solved)  

New Zealand TV, Nigel Latta's Politically Incorrect Guide to Grown-ups, circa April 2011 (the lure of the paranormal)

The Northern Territory News, July 16, 2010 (Criticism of NT Education Department Blacklists) 

Alice Springs News, December 16, 2010 (Professional neglect of NT Education Department). 

ABC Radio (Darwin), July 2009 (Australian Educational Reform)

Northern Territory News, August 7, 2009 (asbestos in Northern Territory schools).

Northern Territory News, August 2009 (asbestos in Northern Territory schools).

Tennant and District Times (Tennant Creek), 14 August, 2009 (asbestos in Northern Territory schools).

Australian Teacher Magazine, September 2009 (asbestos in Northern Territory schools).

Northern Territory News, 9 October, 2009 (asbestos in Northern Territory schools).

Australian Teacher Magazine, October 2009, (asbestos in Northern Territory schools).

USA Today, November 12, 2009 (2012 Mayan Calender end of the world scare)

USA Today, November 4, 2008 (Large Hadron Collider Doomsday Scare)

The Weekend Australian, April 18-19, 2008 (Remote Education Reform)

Australian Broadcasting Corporation (Darwin) June 20, 2008 (Remote Education)

Northern Territory News, April 21, 2008 (Australian Remote Educational Reform)

Australian Broadcasting Corporation TV News (Darwin), April 21, 2008 (Educational Reform)

The Des Moines Register (Iowa), March 8, 2008 (school mystery illness)

Perspectives in Psychiatric Care , April 1, 2007 (Morgellons ‘disease’)

Worcester Telegram & Gazette(Massachusetts), July 1, 2007 (folklore);

The Bangor Daily News(Maine), June 18, 2007 (New England folklore);

The Roanoke Times & World News, November 20, 2007 (school mystery Illness);

The Roanoke Times & World News[Virginia], November 18, 2007 (mystery Illness);

The Los Angeles Times, November 13, 2006 (Morgellons disease & mass suggestion);

The Cairns Post(Australia), January 7, 2006 (Melbourne airport Mystery Illness);

Northern Territory News, July 2, 2005 (media scares and Orson Welles);

The Herald Sun(Melbourne), February 25, 2005 (Melbourne Airport mystery illness);

Newsweek [Australian edition]March 8, 2005 (Melbourne Airport mystery illness);

The Herald Sun(Melbourne), April 6, 2005 (Melbourne Airport mystery illness solved);

The Post-Star(Glens Falls, New York), December 2005 (post-911 racial profiling);

Discovery Channel documentary, December 2005 (New York Folklore);

The X-Zone Radio Show with Rob McConnell, August 1, 2005 (radio scares);

The Whitehall Times [Whitehall, New York], February 5, 2004 (eco-tourism);

The Post-Star [Glens Falls, New York], February 13, 2004 (popular urban myths);

The Post-Star [Glens Falls, New York], April 4, 2004 (SARS health scare);

The Whitehall Times [Whitehall, New York], April 3, 2004 (urban myths);

The Chicago Tribune [Illinois], July 22, 2004 (cryptozoology, Illinois pseudoscience);

British Broadcasting Corporation (Morning Show), September 13, 2004 (media scares);

The Joe Parisi Show, WROW Radio, August 9, 2003 (Unidentified Flying Objects)

The Dave Glover Show, KFTK Radio, St. Louis, June 13, 2003 (pseudoscience)

Coast to Coast with George Norry, May 16, 2003 (social delusions);

Hilly Rose Radio Show, March 2003 (hoaxes and manias);

The Journal-Gazette[Mattoon, Illinois], January 6, 2003 (pre-911 terror scares);

The Rutland Herald[Vermont], September 19, 2002 (critical thinking in school);

The Journal Gazette [Illinois]. February 3, 2002 (history of terrorism)

The Burlington Free Press[Vermont], August 18, 2002 (Catamount sightings);

San Francisco Chronicle, June 11, 2002 (psychological impact of a 'dirty nuke');

The Roanoke Times & World News[Virginia], March 18, 2002 (bio-terrorism fears);

The Los Angeles Times, October 27, 2001 (post-September 11th bio-terrorism scares);

The Wall Street Journal, May 24, 2001 (urban legends in India)

The History Channel, April 2000 (modern myths);

The New Yorker,July 12, 1999 (psychological illness in Belgium).

British Broadcasting Corporation (BBC), October 30, 1998 (1938 Martian panic).  

The Sunday Mail (Brisbane, Australia) November 8, 1998 (UFOs)

The Star [Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia], October 21, 1995 (Malaysian folklore)

The Sunday Star [Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia], October 22, 1995 (pseudoscience)






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