Whether they are having a splish-splashy time or causing sailors to plummet to their death in the depth of the ocean, mermaids have been a part of folklore for a looooooooong time.  While Ariel may be our favorite mermaid, she is by no means the origin of what the world knows of mermaids.  Just about everywhere in the world has a story of mermaids, but how many people have actually seen one?

Join Jack and Sam as they explore the folklore of mermaids.