In this episode of the Lore podcast, host Aaron Mahnke explores the hysteria of the Italian witch trials in late 1580s Triora, Italy. The podcast covers new ground by examining how the witch trials were not settled in the usual way. Among the episodes examined:nA popular podcast, Lore explores the darker side of history, exploring the places and people that have become the stuff of nightmares. With over 360 million listeners, the show delves into the darkest strands of history. Its stories reveal the truth behind our most common fears and superstitions. The show was developed by the creators of The Walking Dead and aired on Amazon. In fact, the podcast was also made into a television series.