Triskaidekaphobia: Fear of the 13th Floor

Entertainment, Paranormal, Science, Strange News

Imagine that you are checking into a hotel when the person working at the counter hands you a key and tells you to take the elevator to the right to reach your room on floor number 13. For those who suffer from triskaidekaphobia, the scenario described above could be terrifying. Triskaidekaphobia is a medical condition […]


The Haunted Pet Store

Entertainment, Ghosts, Paranormal, Unexplained

— By best-selling paranormal author Joni Mayhan (Except from her upcoming paranormal thriller Ghost Magnet) The Shrewsbury store was located in a run-down shopping plaza near the edge of the Worcester, Massachusetts’ border. It attracted a wide range of shoppers. Not only did we get the needy customers, who insisted on employing me as their […]


5 Lesser Known Poltergeist Cases That Are Weird As Hell

E.S.P, Lists, Paranormal, Unexplained

by Anna Olvera A poltergeist (German for ‘Noisy Ghost’) is a type of ghost responsible for physical disturbances, loud noises, objects being thrown or destroyed for no reason and they can even cause harm by biting, pinching, shoving and even slapping people. They usually haunt a particular person rather than a location, and it has […]


Hoia Bacui: The World’s Most Haunted Forest

E.S.P, Ghosts, Paranormal, Unexplained

A slew of supernatural occurrences in the forest over the centuries has left locals terrified of its power and tourists seeking its mysteries. by The Occult Museum The country of Romania, once known by its more infamous and ominous name Transylvania, likely conjures up images of vampires, gypsy caravans, werewolves, and bats. Perhaps it recalls […]


Old Creepy Images You Wish Didn’t Exist

Entertainment, Paranormal

It’s been a couple years since we released our viral article Old Mysterious Photos That Will Haunt Your Dreams and its sequel. We really touched a nerve with that post – probably because it’s creepy as hell. Vintage photos that seem like they came from some horrifying alternate universe. We decided to put the content […]

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Real ESP Experiments Inspired ‘Stranger Things’

E.S.P, Entertainment, Paranormal, Science

In 1973, parapsychologists got a $52,000 grant from the National Institute of Mental Health. Strangeness occurred. by Sarah Sloat (INVERSE) In the Netflix original series Stranger Things a young girl named Eleven, with a dark past and a deep love for Eggos, is blessed/cursed with the gift of extrasensory perception (ESP). But Eleven is kept […]


7 Tunnels You’d Be Crazy To Enter

Ghosts, Lists, Paranormal, Unexplained

by The Occult Museum While tunnels and bridges traditionally harbor legends of trolls and the like, there are many around the world that contain more realistic supernatural characters: ghosts. There are few things that can be as chilling as walking down an unlit tunnel at night. With the added possibility of a ghost’s scream or […]


15 True-Life Paranormal Stories That Will Keep You Awake Tonight

Entertainment, Ghosts, Paranormal, Unexplained

By Occult Museum Looking for a spooky tale or two? Thousands of people around the world are sharing their terrifying true-life paranormal encounters on Reddit’s’ ridiculously popular Subreddit ‘AskReddit’. From tales of ghostly night-time visitors to phantom hands and children who play with the dead, here are the creepiest stories ever shared. Good luck sleeping tonight… […]


Ghoulish Graffiti of the Past and Present

Entertainment, Paranormal, Unexplained

Art to some, an eyesore to others, graffiti is an inherently mysterious form of expression. The creators are typically unidentified and the purpose unexplained, meanwhile the act of making graffiti itself often goes unseen and undetected despite frequently occurring in high traffic places. Sometimes, these images appearing on asphalt, bricks, concrete, and rock are more […]