Psi Wheels, Telekinesis, and the Problem with Paranormal Videos

Telekinesis, or psychokinesis, is the alleged ability to move, or otherwise affect, objects without physically interacting with them. And while there’s no hard evidence, many people do believe it’s possible. One of the ways a person can determine if he or she possesses telekinesis, or so they say, is with a little test involving something called a …

Another Haunted Toilet Strikes Bangladesh, Closes School

It’s happened again. A primary school in the town of Pabna in Bangladesh has fallen victim to what many there believe is, in fact, a haunted toilet. The incident began last Wednesday after a student of the Bordanagar Government Primary School used one of the school’s toilets, became ill, and later died. Since then, around 10 …

MUFON Report: The Strange Mystery of the Photoshopped Alien

Here we have perhaps the most profound and remarkable proof of an extraterrestrial presence on Earth that I’ve ever seen. And by that, I mean a horrifically dubious MUFON submission — the best kind! Here’s the story: April 25, 2015 at 2:31 p.m. A man in Budapest, Hungary is taking a walk in the forest …

The Paranormal and Me (and the Future of Stranger Dimensions)

You know, last night I was going to post something about the current state of the paranormal, and share some of my personal grievances with it. But as much as I might be annoyed when I hear about yet another pay-walled conference that turns out to be completely bogus, I just don’t feel like it’s …

Edison’s Talking Dolls Speak Once More

In 1890, Thomas Edison unleashed his infamous talking dolls – the first of their kind, each containing a phonograph with a pre-recorded cylinder. When played, they were intended to mimic the sounds of a young girl reciting nursery rhymes and prayers. But what consumers actually received – all 500 or so of them – was …