Young Ghost Hunter Spends a Night at the Waverly Hills Sanitorium

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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 […]

2 Creepy Cemeteries You Wouldn’t Want to Be Caught Dead In

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We love exploring creepy places. There are few adrenaline rushes better than walking through a graveyard at night. But there are some burial spots on planet Earth that have such unnerving reputations there’s no way in hell we’d consider spending a night there. The following are two such places… The La Noria Cemetery in Chile […]

Confessions of a Paranormal Researcher Pt. 1

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– Guest Post by the Banshee Anyone who tells you that he or she is a “paranormal expert” should probably not be trusted. This might be a strange way to start a series of posts on The Ghost Diaries about my own paranormal work and research. Call me way too traditional, but I do not […]

Life in the Matrix: New Evidence Supports the Simulation Theory

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Nick Bostrom has become somewhat of a cult celebrity in fringe circles for his authorship of the Simulation Theory. This theory supposes that because of the overwhelming likelihood of technological singularities occurring in the universe, it is quite likely that advanced civilizations–either us in the future, or aliens in a distant galaxy–have created or will […]

Top 15 Found Footage Horror Movies Of All Time

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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 […]

Taking Back ‘Paranormal’

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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 […]

Ancient Hauntings: So Easy A Caveman Ghost Can Do It

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This post is about cavemen ghosts and dinosaur ghosts. Yes. If you’re smirking let us humbly point out that half the world’s religions believe in deities arising from the dead. Are prehistoric ghosts really that much more absurd? People interested in paranormal activity often speak of ancient Indian burial grounds haunted by tribal spirits. But […]

The Most Convincing Ghosts on Video Ever

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The web is saturated with sites featuring amateur ghost videos. After all, capturing a ghost on video is the holy grail of a paranormal investigation. On YouTube, most of the ghost videos are fabricated. Unfortunately these hoaxes are mixed in with a gold mine of video that homeowners have shot featuring authentic paranormal phenomena. Remember: […]

Are Shapeshifters Among Us?

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Let’s be clear: your average eye witness account of a shapeshifter has probably not been verified, just as the phenomenon of shapeshifting hasn’t been proven in any capacity. But most paranormal activity will never be accepted as legitimate by the mainstream, if only because the scientific community as a whole refuses to study it or […]

Does the Ghost of Lincoln Haunt The White House?

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It’s been made no secret that Michelle Obama is part of a long legacy of White House residents  to have sensed paranormal happenings and ghost sightings at 1600 Pennsylvania Avenue. For as much guff as Rosalynn Carter got over her New Age beliefs, no less than half a dozen other First Ladies have reported far […]