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

    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 […]

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    Oculus, A Great Drive-in Movie

    Guest post by Billy Russell Going to the ol’ drive-in is still one of the most fun ways to experience a movie. You don’t go to the drive-in if you’re obsessively concerned with having the best possible sound and audio quality surrounding you with such pristine remasterings that any flaw or error will stand out […]

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    Dario Argento’s Nightmare Fuel: the Surreal Horror of Suspiria

    *Guest Post by BILLY RUSSELL Much more so than many other “surreal” or “nightmarish” horrors, Suspiria truly captures the feeling of being trapped in a bad dream and being unable to awaken from it. There’s a self-contained logic that is never fully explained and real life is never allowed to intrude on the macabre story […]

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    Passenger from MH Flight 370 Sends Photo/Metadata from Diego Garcia!

    We had a feeling this one wasn’t over yet. The incredible media attention to the Malaysian Flight 370 mystery has yielded a shocking new revelation. We already knew that the United States had a military base, DIEGO GARCIA, in the Indian Ocean near where the plane may have gone down. New information has surfaced from […]

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    Creepy Vintage Photos of MUMMIES!

    Mummy unwrapping ceremonies used to occur fairly regularly. For Victorians and 1950s German academics, it was actually a form of entertainment. Held in lecture halls and universities, mummy unwrapping parties became morbid high brow academic ceremonies fusing the latest archeological discoveries of the time with the public’s own twisted love of the dead and grotesque. […]

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Freakish YouTube Videos You Need To See

Isn’t the Internet glorious? Endless media and information, just waiting for consumption. Fortunately, for paranormal lovers or people that just plain like being creeped out, there is a place you can go to flood your eyes and ears with disturbing videos until your soul can take no more. That place is called YouTube, and, as […]

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6 Reasons Aliens Don’t Need Spaceships

When we think of aliens, we think of spaceships. In fact, it’s hard to even conjure alien images outside the context of their monumental starships soaring through the solar system, or their flying saucers hovering above the White House lawn. But it just may be that aliens have no need for one of the most […]

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The 25 Coolest VHS Horror Movie Covers From Back in the Day

Horror movie VHS covers…it gives us nostalgic chills just thinking about how awesome they were. Was there a kid on this planet during the 80s and 90s who didn’t sneak away from their parents to steal a quick glimpse of the horror movie section nestled in the back of the video store? As youngsters, seeing […]

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The Creepy Urban Legend of the Black Eyed Kids

For a few years now, a collection of strange stories about black eyed kids has been bouncing around the Internet via paranormal forums and supernatural chat rooms. These stories have a single originating point–a creepy experience reported by journalist Brian Bethel on January 16, 1998. Brian claims he was approached in his car by two […]

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The Shining: Behind the Scenes Photos

In celebration of one of the greatest horror movies of all time, we decided to put together some behind the scenes photos of the making of Stanley Kubrick’s The Shining. We here at The Ghost Diaries can never get enough insight into Kubrick’s brilliant filmmaking process, especially in The Shining. We study every ingenious frame […]

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Top 15 Found Footage Horror Movies of All Time Pt. 2

It’s time to finish what we began in PART ONE. Few things are harder for film critics than to list the very best movies of a particular genre. Fortunately, we’re not film critics here at the Ghost Diaries–just dudes who like to be scared and then talk about it afterwards. So without further ado, here […]

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Top 15 Found Footage Horror Movies Of All Time

Those of us here in the Ghost Diaries’ underground cave are avid fans of the found footage horror genre, so much so that we’ve seen virtually every offering put out there–the good, the bad and the ugly. We decided to put out our own list of the best found footage horror movies ever made. Keep […]

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The 7 Most Shocking and Eerie Videos On YouTube

It should come as no surprise that there are millions of weird, creepy, sometimes downright disturbing videos on the Internet. YouTube is a treasure trove of these digital gems. Recently, we whittled down a list of over a hundred creepy videos. We’re now prepared to unveil the 7 most bizarre YouTube vids. Warning! Some of […]

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Taking Back ‘Paranormal’

The Ghost Diaries was created under a fairly simple driving mantra: 96% of the universe is unknown, and that’s pretty cool. As citizens of the free world, most of us have grown up in a consumer vacuum, brainwashed from birth to think monsters aren’t real and the world is largely understood. The news from the […]

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The Most Mysterious Satellite Images Ever Captured

High resolution satellite imagery allows us to do amazing things–see into the farthest reaches of deep space, map our own Earth, and learn more about our place in the universe. But between NASA and Google Earth there have been some images captured that cannot be explained. Here they are, the most mysterious satellite images ever […]