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 […]

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 […]

How To Make Money With Psychic Powers

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ESP skeptics often ask: if there are people out there who have psychic abilities, why don’t they use those powers to make money at casinos or on the stock market, or to win the lottery? There are several problems with this question. One, it is assuming that financial gain would necessarily be the top priority […]

Would You Take a One-Way Trip to Another Star System?

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In a recent post for our friends, the Immortalists (they’re going to live forever), GD writer Jake Anderson speculated as to whether we’ll need life extension and augmentation in order to travel to the nearest star Alpha Centauri. Short of developing a wormhole or faster than light speed travel, we determined that a trip to […]

Mickey Mouse Gas Masks from WWII Era

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The fear of chemical warfare caused mass hysteria across the globe during War World II. In England, for instance, citizens (including infants) were given government-issued gas masks in case the Germans dropped poison gas bombs. Schools and offices ran gas mask training courses and people were instructed to keep their masks with them day and […]

Adam Lanza’s Eerie Voice – One Year Before Newtown

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In our morbidity, we find few things more engrossing than the minds of killers. We’ll probably never know what precise neurochemical demon haunted Adam Lanza before he killed 26 people in Newtown. But a new audio recording has surfaced that sheds some light on his state of mind, the kinds of things he thought about, […]

The Dark Web: Assassination Markets and Murder Networks

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We live in future times, always have. With the rise of the Dark Web, it’s stranger than ever–sinister alliances and transactions are forged over the worldwide web every waking moment. The Silk Road was just the beginning, the tip of the iceberg, our first dalliance with an illegal online network on the Tor browser. Now […]

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 […]