SmartNews Keeping you current What feels like a supernatural presence might actually be vibrations outside of humans’ conscious perception Sometimes the supernatural is more natural than you'd think. ( anneleven / Getty Images) smithsonianmag.com October 30, 2019 ​‘Tis the season to celebrate the supernatural, whether that means visiting a haunted house or donning a spooky costume. But while some might scare themselves silly...
A mum was scared to be in her own home after she spotted a ghostly figure emerge in a photo of her daughter. Vikki Booth, of Meadow Crescent, Upper Halling, has tried to solve the mystery of a caped figure appearing in her home for the past few weeks. Ghost on the left hand side of the photo in a screenshot...
The worst truth in this life is that the true monsters don't live in horror movies or paranormal novels.  They live in reality.  Most of the time they look nice and they often come in the guise of temptation.  Some of the biggest monsters today are internet scammers and this year alone Romance internet scammers have been able to...
Information provided by Wayne Miller The Lowry House is a historic home in Huntsville, Alabama. It was built circa 1850 by John Tate Lowry, a merchant with the firm of Lowry, Hamilton and Company. Elements of an earlier Lowry family log house, built in 1809, that stood on the site were incorporated into the new construction.  The Historic Lowry House,...
One of the most impressive attractions at The University of Chicago is the Oriental Institute.  This museum features a sizeable exhibition on Assyrian and Babylonian art and history.  As I walked through this lovely museum, I was surprised to see the small statue seen in the photo above.  As a fan of the movie The Exorcist, I recognized this...
Happy Friday the 13th.  I am reposting my origins of Friday the 13th post to help celebrate this wonderful day.  I hope your 13th is as luck as mine has been!  Friday the 13th is considered the most unlucky day of the year. Most people aren't entirely sure where this bad luck comes from, but fear of Friday the 13th...
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Like monsters, vampires, and zombies, ghosts can be scary as hell. But there is something about the stories of lingering dead spirits that can be both awe-inspiring and spooky at once. The often invisible presence of ghosts allows filmmakers to explore the unsettling aspects of character psychology through the use sound and space. Some of the best ghost stories...
It's well past midnight, and his paranormal team has been summoned to the 19th-century brick house in San Diego because people say a malevolent spirit dubbed "Yankee Jim" has taken up residence. They report hearing his footsteps clanking down the stairs at night, strange mists floating through rooms, cold spots and the sensation of being watched. As Schrader feels his...
As we enter the spooky season we have decided to revisit the tale of the Blue Bell Hill Ghost. The main road linking Medway and Maidstone has been the topic of many ghostly sightings over the years, and it all started back in 1965. The crash in 1965. Credit to S.B Publications On November 19, Susan Browne and her two friends tragically...