George Knapp welcomed researcher and author David Paulides, who provided an update on his investigation into mysterious and baffling disappearances in national parks, including how his latest research now takes him to urban areas, where he is finding evidence that fits his criteria for the unsettling phenomenon that he has uncovered.
According to a new study published in the Journal of Experimental Psychology, bad luck can be reversed by engaging in a ritual such as touching a piece of wood. Researchers from University of Chicago found that actions which exert force away from the body are effective in ridding oneself of a jinx. "Our findings suggest that not all actions to undo a jinx are equally effective," said study author Jane Risen. More at The Telegraph.