Comparing the Zombie Dog Experiments of 1940 and 2005

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The Ghost Diaries has been thinking a lot about BLOOD recently and we’ve uncovered some rather macabre projects that should leave you sufficiently curdled. Experiments on dead dogs, computers that bleed, gardens fertilized with blood meal! Today we’re focusing on the dead dog experiments of 1940 and 2005, in Russia and the US respectively. In […]

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 […]

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 […]

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 […]

The 4 Possible Types of Parallel Universes…and Can We Visit Them

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By Jake Anderson In the last decade, parallel universes–a thought experiment once reserved for geeks on rainy (or sunny) weekends–has become something of buzzword, up there with dark matter and time travel in its capacity to captivate. It used to be that no one actually believed in parallel universes, they just thought it was cool […]

Can Computers Predict the Future?

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Earlier this year, Iranian scientist Ali Razeghi registered something called “The Aryayek Time Traveling Machine” with Iran’s Center for Strategic Inventions. Ali claimed that the device uses computer algorithms to predict 5-8 years into the future. He says the machine could be used to anticipate military actions by other countries. Of course, he hasn’t launched […]

Your Grandchildrens’ Descendents Will Live In A Dyson Sphere–Just Like the Aliens Do

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Featured image by Julian Aguilar Faylona Barring a mass extinction of the human race–which, of course, is completely plausible–our technological progress will likely continue to grow exponentially, making the chances of a technological Singularity quite good. This Singularity will fuel unimaginable change on the Earth–the development of androids, strong artificial intelligence, posthuman entities that combine […]

Dark Matter May Produce Life and Create a Parallel Universe

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By Jake Anderson Dark matter and dark energy are already two of the most enigmatic concepts in all of science. They just grew even more puzzling. Cosmologists are saying they may have discovered a second type of dark matter that is not diffuse and can interact with itself. The effects of this may have been […]

Christopher Columbus: America’s First Serial Killer

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The title of this is provocative but true, and we’re launching our serial killer section with it. Today, America celebrates the life of its first mass serial killer, Christopher Columbus. Most schoolchildren are taught early in school that Columbus is some kind of hero–the man who discovered America. The endurance of this lie in popular […]

‘Spooky Action’: 3 Mind Blowing Ramifications of Quantum Entanglement

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The following is a highly speculative article about possible future uses of quantum entanglement. If overwrought speculation bothers you, we recommend you not read it. On the other hand, if you like imagining the dazzling potentialities of quantum theory, godspeed you black emperor! Sending Information Through Time One of the startling conclusions of modern quantum […]