Lauriston Castle circa 1973

Lauriston Castle Ghost Photo Adds to Haunted Rumors

“Okay, somebody explain this. Every word is true.” Mind reader Drew McAdam shared his potential spirit photograph on January 4, 2020, taken outside the haunted Lauriston Castle. As he wrote on his Facebook page that same day, he arrived at the Castle — a 16th-century tower house in Edinburgh, Scotland — at about 2:00 p.m. …

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2019 Ghost Sightings Roundup: Orbs, Lights, and Class-5 Full-Roaming Vapors

Well, it’s been a weird decade. I started a paranormal blog, wrote some stuff. I think it’s done all right, especially since I have the attention span of a gnat, and this the longest I’ve ever worked on a single project. Well, here’s to another decade of Stranger Dimensions (technically started in August 2010, so …

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Scientists Suggest Ghosts and Other Phenomena Are Clues that We Live in the Matrix

“Glitches in the system,” said Dr. Curry Guinn, who chairs the Department of Computer Science at the University of North Carolina. “Deja Vu, such as in the Matrix movie when a character sees a cat crossing a doorway repeatedly, may be one glitch. Ghosts, ESP, coincidences may be others.” A strange quote for a strange …

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An Amazon Echo Dot

Can Ghosts Speak To Alexa?

Throughout the history of spirit communication, people have used a variety of unique tools and methods to contact the deceased. From automatic writing using planchettes, to mediums channeling the other side during late night seances, we’ve managed to develop quite the number of alleged ways to speak to the dead. The Ouija board, too, is …

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Baby Monitor Ghost Encounters: A Look At Multiple Cases

A mattress label in Illinois led to a short-lived ghost scare this month after a mother noticed it on her baby monitor. You can’t blame her: In the dark and shadowy blue of the camera, the label, which featured the image of a laughing baby, appeared hauntingly transparent, as if there were a second ‘ghost’ …

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Wheelchair Rolls Away From Indian Hospital – Is a Ghost to Blame?

Now what exactly would a ghost want with a wheelchair? I suppose those of us still in the land of the living will have to wait for the answer to that question. In the meantime, strange headlines are dancing around this week about a possible spectral saboteur taking off with a wheelchair from a medical …

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Why Ghosts Wear Clothes

Why Ghosts Wear Clothes: A Matter Of Residual Self-Image?

While finishing up my post about the ghost of Stow Lake, I got to thinking about just how many ghosts are named after the clothes they allegedly wear. The White Lady of Stow Lake. The Grey Lady of Willard Library. The Pink Lady of Greencastle. The most well-known of these colorful spirits is probably the …

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Ghost Sightings 2018

Ghost Sightings 2018 – This Year’s Tales Of Phantoms And Spectres

Are you troubled by strange noises in the night? Do you experience feelings of dread in your basement or attic? Have you, or any of your family, ever seen a spook, spectre, or ghost? Because these folks have! Let’s take a look at some of the ghost stories that popped up in 2018 (in no …

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Ghostly Circus Ringmaster Stalks Man, Ruins His Relationship

Ghostly Circus Ringmaster Stalks Man, Ruins His Relationship

Whenever you talk about Ouija boards or other types of paranormal rituals, you’ll often hear people warning you about their dangers. Maybe you’ll accidentally open a portal for demons, they say, or attract the attention of a negative entity like Zozo. Or maybe, you’ll find yourself forever followed by the ghost of a 7-foot-tall circus …

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