One thing I do believe is that paranormal phenomena exists, whatever that is. I don’t believe it’s just the overactive imagination of backward thinking or ghost obsessed people. Sure some paranormal-type experiences can sometimes be explained by the power of the mind and some can be attributed to normal physical events e.g. doors slamming in… Continue reading Lisa Ward: There are many theories as to what ghosts are, or might be. Which one makes the most sense to you at this stage?
There are thousands of amateur ghost hunters around the world whose techniques are modeled after hit cable television shows such as Ghost Hunters, which claim to use good science. But a close examination of typical ghost-hunting methods reveals them to be mostly pseudoscience. Millions of people are interested in ghosts. One 2005 Gallup poll found… Continue reading Science and Pseudoscience in Ghost Investigations
Paranormal and supernatural are two very common terms that are quite often both used to describe the same things. But how many of us know what these terms really mean, and how are they different? My title here is the Paranormal Examiner, and today, that is literally what I am going to do. Paranormal is… Continue reading Paranormal, supernatural, or perfectly natural?
The team checks out one of Auckland’s oldest department stores to find out what lurks in its subterranean labyrinth of storerooms.