The Japanese call it pok-kuri. Filipinos call it bangungot or batibat. For the Hmong people of Vietnam and Laos, it is the tsob tsuang. Taiwanese men, some of whom wear lipstick to bed in order to deceive nocturnal ghosts, claim it is the phi am or ‘widow ghost’, a malevolent spirit who, much like Freddy Krueger, steals away the souls of young men in their sleep. All these names refer to the same thing: Nightmare Death Syndrome.
The Ghost Diaries' own paranormal 'expert' dishes out personal thoughts and confessions stemming from a lifetime of dealing with sentient spirits and disrespectful 'ghost hunters'.
Synchronicity, predictive programming, and some of the creepiest coincidences in history.
This article explores a variety of eerie stories in which children seem to be able to recall past lives with uncanny detail.
Fringe conspiracists believe there could be extraterrestrials or even demons living among us in disguise.
This article discusses theoretical concepts of timeslips, multiverse jumps and dimensional shifts.
New evidence supports the possibility that our entire universe is a computer simulation. Down the rabbit hole we go...
Another strange YouTube video has surface that purports to show a woman in the 1930s using a cell phone. Problem is: cell phones didn't exist yet. She must be a time traveler!
Scientists have discovered a mysterious torus at the center of a nearby galaxy. Does this have any significance in the search for extraterrestrial life?
Buzz Aldrin and the crew of Apollo 11 observed a UFO on their way to the moon that they didn't publicly disclose until years later.
Read about the incredibly bizarre and creepy murder investigation of Elisa Lam, who was found in a hotel water tank. Was there more going on than mere human evil?
Since 2011, thousands of people have reported hearing strange city-wide noises that defy conventional explanation. Here are a few of them.
Demons? Vampires? Pranksters? Cult members? You be the judge.
From Scientology to mass cult suicides, the Ghost Diaries runs down the most disturbing videos on YouTube.
Take a look at images captured by both NASA and Google Earth that currently cannot be explained by scientists.
Take a peek at some of the most eerie and mysterious skulls ever uncovered.
Haunt your ears with 5 recordings that currently defy rational or scientific explanation--including the infamous WOW! signal from SETI, electromagnetic music from Jupiter, a real-life exorcism, a frequency from a possible alien ship, and more.
From lenticular clouds to glitches in the matrix, the Ghost Diaries breaks down the top 8 explanations for the UFO phenomenon.
William Cooper's book Behold a Pale Horse makes a number of stunning claims about the relationship our government has with aliens, as well as their plans for a New World Order.
Food for thought: do the ghosts of cavemen and dinosaurs still roam the Earth? Could they be connected with the sightings of Loch Ness, Bigfoot, and the pterodactyl?