Professional paranormal investigator and feature columnist for Skeptical Inquirer science magazine, Joe Nickell, discussed his latest work on ghosts and Bigfoot. Using the best science and technology available, he has researched many prominent ghost sightings and experiences, and explained the anomalies he found, and if they are really the result of disembodied souls.
A number of items have caught George Knapp's attention in the last week, including a gallery of the best space photos of 2012.
Shamanic astronomer AJ McGettigan writes about the significance of the Winter Solstice, and shares a related graphic.
After battling bone cancer for three years, Minnesota teenager Zach Sobiech was told this past May that the disease had spread and that there were no longer any effective treatments available. In response to this disheartening diagnosis, Sobiech embraced music as a way of bidding farewell to his friends and family.
Tim Coleman shares this image of a ghostly face captured on video shot in total darkness during the Scole Experiments.
The website Facade.com offers free online Tarot readings, in which participants can choose from an array of fascinating decks
A remarkable story from 2005 has recently gained media attention. When Faye Aldridge's husband was dying, he promised her he would make contact from the other side.
The legendary "Urantia Book," a 2000-page tome first published in 1955, is considered by some to be an unparalleled revelation to our planet on the subjects of science, religion, and the history & destiny of humanity.
This structure may appear to be something from a sci fi film, but it's actually a church in Bavaria that was constructed entirely from snow and ice.
A new study out of Italy has added another layer to the debate over the Shroud of Turin's authenticity. According to the research, which set out to determine how the infamous image on the enigmatic relic could have been created, the only method that was successful in duplicating the exact "shade, texture, and depth" was via ultraviolet lasers. Since such technology has only been available in modern times, the findings give new strength to the belief that the image was a divine creation. More on the story at The Telegraph.
Joshua P. Warren shares two photos. In the first, he and Dave Schrader (right) prepare to investigate the haunted La Purisima Mission.
Check out some of the items that have caught George Knapp's attention in the last week, including an article about mysterious lines in the Middle East that can be seen only from the air (pictured), and an investigation into the Jerusalem UFO videos:
Occult expert E.A. Koetting (pictured) shares a diagram of a Magick Circle and the Triangle of Manifestation which are used in the practice of evocation.
Skeptics of Near-Death Experiences have had their arguments bolstered thanks to a series of scientific studies which claim to explain all major facets of the classic paranormal phenomenon.
John DeSalvo sent us some images to accompany his presentation. In the first picture, a Himalayan crystal skull is shown separately, and then positioned inside in a Scanning Electron Microscope. Second image: a copy of a page from the Book of Enoch.
Tom Lumbrazo, who finds interesting meanings in cloud formations, sent us some images to accompany his appearance.
Minnesota astronomy professor Parke Kunkle set the internet abuzz this week after suggesting the astrological calendar is all wrong -- off by about a month.
William Henry set us a set of images to accompany his 12/6/10 appearance.
Timothy Green Beckley has sent us images to accompany his presentation. In the first image (left), he writes that "strange orbs, shafts of light and illuminated forms have long been observed in the seance room for decades, while today such phenomena has become associated with the appearance of UFOs and their occupants."