Memories Are Passed On Through DNA: How Is this Not ‘Paranormal’?

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Scientists recently announced the discovery that memories seem to be passed down through the generations through DNA. “The experiences of a parent, before even conceiving offspring, markedly influence both structure and function in the nervous system of subsequent generations.” At first mention, one may think to oneself: okay, this makes sense, big deal. But actually […]

Old Mysterious Photos of Psychics and Fortune Tellers

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Since the beginning of history, psychics have been both worshipped and feared, their powers a subject of both belief and cynicism. Yet, whether you believe in psychic powers as real or unreal, psychics have played a significant role in the shaping of human history. In centuries past, royal families planned marriages and wars were fought […]

A Special Study on Magic

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Guest post by MICHAEL EDMISTON Magic is not dead. It never died, it merely slumbers, just beneath the surface of our modern, materialist, techno-industrial globalized culture. Magic has been with us since the beginning. It is practiced in some form by every culture in the world, and has been throughout history. Today, though we in […]

Old Mysterious Photos of Witches

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Witches. One of the most persecuted, least understood groups of people on the planet. Blending ideas of occult magic with Wiccan and pagan traditions, practitioners of witchcraft have been labelled everything from demonic to jesters. For most of their history, witches were treated with savagery and contempt; they were frequently run from towns during ‘witch […]

By Finding Aliens, Will We Find Demons?

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There are few entities that dominate our society more than aliens and demons. Whether you’re talking about science fiction, SETI, or religion, either the search for extraterrestrial beings or ghouls from Hell will be present somewhere. Both so close and so far, humanity as a whole can’t quite figure out where these entities live or […]

5 Signs the Age of Paranormal Transhumanism Is Upon Us

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The age of paranormal transhumanism is upon us–when humans will use machines to realize magical, psychic powers once relegated to the realms of science fiction and fantasy. Advanced technology, the creative bully of the human race, has been creeping up on us for years; now it’s here and it’s, well, creepy. Here are a few […]

First Photo of Mysterious Swiss Boogeyman, ‘Le Loyan’

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Recently, we stumbled upon a story out of western Switzerland about a gigantic, terrifying figure known as ‘Le Loyan’. For about a decade now, Le Loyan has been an urban legend among the children who play and live near the woods of Maules. He is alleged to wear a gas mask, a boiler suit, and […]

10 Stunning Occult Photos!

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During the Victorian era and the early 20th century, occultism swept across America and Europe. The movement centered on the belief that life continues after death, and that spirits can be contacted via mediums. During this time, many people came forward claiming they had psychokinetic powers and went to great lengths to prove it, either […]

Did Philip K. Dick Discover the Matrix?

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Towards the end of his life, sci-fi master Philip K. Dick suffered from mental health ailments. Dick himself had always believed in a plurality of realities (‘pluriform pseudo worlds’), and didn’t necessarily consider schizophrenic visions to be insane. To delve into these issues would be to take on the entire 20th century psychiatric empire, which […]

Young Ghost Hunter Spends a Night at the Waverly Hills Sanitorium

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The Ghost Diaries recently received an email requesting we put eyeballs on a ‘ghost’ photo. The email seemed to be from a young ghost hunter, or perhaps even a cabal of young ghost hunters at the Floyd Central High School in Southern Indiana. We were referred to an article published in The Bagpiper Online, the […]