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3 Horrifyingly Weird Texts You’ve Never Heard Of

Entertainment

by Jake Anderson [cover image from Codex Seraphinianus] The modern world doesn’t churn out grimoires and Books of the Dead at the same rate as our “black magic” inspired ancestors but that doesn’t mean there aren’t some pretty horrifying texts from the last century. You’ve probably never of these books because people are scared of […]

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Over 10,000 Declassified UFO Case Sightings Hit the Web

Aliens, Entertainment, Unexplained

Since the 1940s, the U.S. Air Force has kept records of all of its investigations into extraterrestrial phenomena in one extensive report called Project Blue Book. This massive catalog of thousands of UFO and extraterrestrial reports from the 1940s to the 1970s has just been released online. The UFO enthusiast John Greenwald is the man […]

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The Tomb Sealed Under A City for A Century

Entertainment, Paranormal

article by Taylor Leonard Fear of the unknown cuts to the core of being human. But what about fear of the known unknowns? Having evidence to confirm something exists but not enough to understand exactly what’s out there puts people at unease. Such is the situation for hundreds of citizens living in the Victorian red […]

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3 Terrifying Paranormal EVP Recordings

Ghosts, Paranormal, Unexplained

The following EVP recordings are culled from unedited audio cassettes obtained from renowned paranormal researcher Raymond Cass. Raymond Cass pioneered the technique of EVP recordings from the 1950s to the 1970s and over the course of his career collected over 2,000 mysterious recordings. Cass has amassed many critics over the years but many of his […]

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The 10 Best Horror Movies of 2014

Entertainment, Horror Movies

2014 won’t go down in horror movie history as a golden year for scary movies, but there were still a few gems to be found amongst the piles of Hollywood garbage; we’re looking at you Annabelle. Many of the movies on this list had their own flaws, and not all of them will be entertaining […]

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Creepiest Santa Clauses From Christmas Past

Entertainment

“He sees you when you’re sleeping. He knows when you’re awake.” While most of us enjoy drinking egg nog and being merry at Christmas time, for some kids the idea of Santa Claus can be an absolutely terrifying prospect. A fat man who lives in a glacier and has telepathic control over a pack of […]

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8 EMINENT SCIENTISTS WHO BELIEVE(D) IN THE PARANORMAL

Paranormal, Science

There is a long history of scientific inquiry into the paranormal. Most scientists won’t openly profess to a belief in the paranormal or supernatural for fear of professional ridicule. But that’s not always the case. Philosopher and psychologist William James was one of the first psychical researchers who worked on a variety of paranormal and […]

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Scientists Create ‘Ghosts’ in a Laboratory

E.S.P, Ghosts, Paranormal, Science

A 2005 Gallup poll found that 37 percent of Americans believe in haunted houses — and nearly half believe in ghosts. Believers in paranormal activity–especially those who believe they have been personally contacted by ghosts–frequently report a series of specific feelings that accompany the experience. The most common feeling on this list is the overwhelming […]

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The Devil’s Book, Codex Gigas

Paranormal, Unexplained

guest post by Logan Brannan The Devil’s Book or the Codex Gigas is believed to be written in 1210 AD by a monk sentenced to be walled in alive for breaking his monastic vows. The goal of the book was to write out all human knowledge, glorify the monastery he betrayed, and basically have the […]

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The 8 Most Mysterious Disappearances of All Time

Unexplained

Thousands of humans go missing everyday. Unfortunately, the explanation is usually crime–kidnappings, abductions or murder. In other instances, a person can runaway to escape something, or forge a new identity. A missing persons case that can’t be explained is considered a cold case. Of these cold cases, the vast majority have rational explanations, but investigators […]

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Babadook and the Unspeakable Horrors of Parenting

Entertainment, Horror Movies

Parenthood has been a theme in horror since the invention of horror.  A parent must protect their child from the horrors of the world.  When that child is in danger, humans kick into pure survival mode, becoming a bestial composite of man, giving into animal instinct.  But, what if being a mother itself is the […]

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Washington State Ghosts: The Indian Princess Angeline

Ghosts, Paranormal

Should you find yourself on the lower level of Seattle’s Pike Place market and happen to see a bent elderly Native American woman in archaic clothing vanish next to a rough wooden column, don’t be too alarmed, you’ve just seen one of the most famous ghosts in the Pacific Northwest: Princess Angeline. The Market Pike […]

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The Concept of the Ghost in Christopher Nolan’s Interstellar

Entertainment, Ghosts

by JAKE ANDERSON [MAJOR SPOILERS ahead] To my chagrin, one of the early subplots of Christopher Nolan’s scifi epic Interstellar involves a young girl, Murph, who is convinced there is a ghost in her room. She explains to her father, Cooper, played by Matthew McConaughey, that the ghost frequently pushes books off the bookshelf in […]

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The 5 Best Vampire Movies You’ve Never Seen

Entertainment, Horror Movies

Vampire movies are a dime a dozen these days, but only a handful of them are worthy of sinking your teeth into. The following movies are lesser known vampire movies that are all micro-masterpieces in their own right. They are not trying to satisfy anyone’s prefabricated notions of what pop culture says a vampire movie […]