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4 Unexplained Surveillance Tapes That Defy Reality

Ghosts, Paranormal, Unexplained

The frustrating fact for believers in the paranormal is that many of the photographs and videos shown as paranormal evidence turn out to have been faked. We’re living in an age of easy photographic manipulation and that extends to video editing as well. Most videos that you see out there purporting to be paranormal are […]

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Top 5 Most Haunted Universities in America

Ghosts, Paranormal, Unexplained

Universities and college campuses are among the most haunted buildings in the entire country. Perhaps it is something about the spirit of striking out on one’s own and finding a unique identity coupled with tragedy. Or maybe it has something to do with how old many of these buildings are. Maybe it is because of […]

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What Really Happens During the Witching Hour?

Ghosts, Paranormal

by Sean Foster Are you a believer in the supernatural? Do you believe that entities like ghosts, demons, witches and other magical creatures actually exist and live among us? If so, then you probably have heard about the witching hour. As the name suggests, the witching hour is the time of day that people believe […]

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Skinwalker Ranch: The Most Top Secret Paranormal Mystery of the Century

Aliens, Conspiracy, Paranormal, Science, Unexplained

Skinwalker Ranch is hands down one of the most mysterious places on Earth, crossing over into nearly every category of the paranormal world. Where else could UFO sightings be linked with poltergeist-like activity, interdimensional portals, shapeshifting humanoids and mutant wolf encounters? We’ve been obsessed with this case for years, ever since discovering it through a […]

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The Top 10 Haunted Ghost Towns in America

Entertainment, Ghosts, Paranormal, Unexplained

The writers here at the Ghost Diaries dream of the day we can take a road trip across America, documenting and experiencing the raw power of haunted houses and paranormal hotspots in off-the-beaten path ghost towns. Until then, we’re left to our imagination. If you enjoy exploring ghost towns and get really excited by haunted […]

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The Most Haunted Spots in Los Angeles

Ghosts, Paranormal, Unexplained

Being as how The Ghost Diaries office-cave is located in southern California, it was inevitable that we were going to do a list of the most haunted places in Los Angeles. The following locations and their stories paint a tableau of eerie paranormal grime across the City of Angels, a veritable history of the haunted in […]

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Ghosts and Aliens: Is There A Connection?

Aliens, Ghosts, Paranormal, Unexplained

By bestselling author and paranormal investigator Joni Mayhan When I began researching this topic, I must admit that I was firmly in the skeptic’s corner. I am open minded to many things paranormal, but this took my belief system to a level I couldn’t immediately facilitate. In my experience, there are Ghost Camps and there […]

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3 Terrifying Paranormal EVP Recordings

Ghosts, Paranormal, Unexplained

The following EVP recordings are culled from unedited audio cassettes obtained from renowned paranormal researcher Raymond Cass. Raymond Cass pioneered the technique of EVP recordings from the 1950s to the 1970s and over the course of his career collected over 2,000 mysterious recordings. Cass has amassed many critics over the years but many of his […]

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Scientists Create ‘Ghosts’ in a Laboratory

E.S.P, Ghosts, Paranormal, Science

A 2005 Gallup poll found that 37 percent of Americans believe in haunted houses — and nearly half believe in ghosts. Believers in paranormal activity–especially those who believe they have been personally contacted by ghosts–frequently report a series of specific feelings that accompany the experience. The most common feeling on this list is the overwhelming […]

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The Concept of the Ghost in Christopher Nolan’s Interstellar

Entertainment, Ghosts

by JAKE ANDERSON [MAJOR SPOILERS ahead] To my chagrin, one of the early subplots of Christopher Nolan’s scifi epic Interstellar involves a young girl, Murph, who is convinced there is a ghost in her room. She explains to her father, Cooper, played by Matthew McConaughey, that the ghost frequently pushes books off the bookshelf in […]

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Is This Man Literally Haunted By His Past?

Ghosts, Paranormal

At the age of 64, Harry Ross noticed something peculiar in a family photo. Taken outside Harry’s home in Rothesay, Bute, this photo shows him, his son Andrew, 26, and granddaughters Bonnie, five, and Leah, two. It also shows a mysterious face looking through the window that Harry and his family claim is Harry 42 […]

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Young Ghost Hunter Spends a Night at the Waverly Hills Sanitorium

Ghosts, Paranormal

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 […]

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How to Analyze a Ghost Recording (EVP)

Entertainment, Paranormal

Guest post by the Banshee If you are very careful to know your equipment and conduct your sessions, the ultimate step of a paranormal investigation is analysis. Many ‘hunters’ listen back to recordings on site; while this can be useful in directing a session, be sure to go back and analyze later anyway. While I […]