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Mysterious human events, powers and abilities.

Saddam Hussein and the Paranormal

Some believe the Iraqi dictator had bizarre connections to reincarnation, UFOs, giant scorpions... and that he was immortal.

Saint-Germain: The Immortal Count

He was a brilliant alchemist who, it is believed, discovered the secret of eternal life. He courted Europe's rich and famous for hundreds of years... and some believe he still lives.

SLIders & the Streetlight Phenomenon

Do streetlights suddenly go out when you pass beneath them? Do watches or credit cards stop working in your possession? Perhaps you are a SLIder.

Spontaneous Human Invisibility

Incredible accounts of people who suddenly and inexplicably become completely invisible - in their homes, at parties - even in crowded stores. Plus, perhaps how you can make yourself invisible!

The Truth About the Superman Curse

There's as much circumstantial evidence to suggest there isn't a curse as there is to suggest there is.

What Color is Your Aura?

Are auras representations of bioelectric fields that can be seen, felt, and controlled? Or are they merely fanciful illusions?

Vanished! - Into Thin Air

Perplexing accounts of mysterious disappearances in which people seem to have vanished without a trace from the face of the Earth - all completely unexplained.

Vanished! Unexplained Disappearances

There one second... and gone the next. Strange cases of unsolved disappearances, from common folk to aristocrats to entire villages!

The 1960s and the Men in Black

In the 1960s the enigmatic men in black were everywhere, including Point Pleasant, West Virginia, and harassing UFO investigators from coast to coast. They used any method to scare witnesses away. Who were they?

Are You Starseed?

Starseeds are people that have their spiritual story on planets other than Earth, this article claims. So are you Starseed? How will you know? Clues are offered.

Aura Beautiful

How the aura, a field of energy that surrounds people and other living things, reflects the energy of the spirit in that body.

Aura Photography: A Candid Shot

The Skeptical Inquirer presents its typically objective view of aura photography, with tests they conducted themselves.


This article takes a fresh look at auras - what they are, where they come from, and shows how anyone can learn to see them.


Provides several different techniques for learning to see auras, with step-by-step instructions.

Awesome Or Off-Putting: Spring Heeled Jack

Spring Heeled Jack is a man whose sightings were first reported in or around 1837 London - his was a terror that equaled or surpassed that of even Jack the Ripper.

Being in Two Places at Once

In his 1942 book, Arthur J. Wills, Ph.D., president of the U.S. College of Psychic Science and Research, tells of his experiments with out-of-body travel and the remarkable story of an experiment with a materialization medium.

Bernardo Vazquez: The Vanishing Sorceror

Bernardo Vazquez was a young man, around 20 years old, who lived in Puerto Rico in the 1930s. Did this strange fellow have the power to become invisible?

Black Eyed Kids: A Profile

Black Eyed Kids reports are scattered around the Internet. Chances are that a great deal of them are fabrications, but if they are real, then they certainly deserve a great deal of attention.

The Black Flash of Cape Cod

In the late 1930s, a frightening and phantomlike creature plagued Provincetown, Massachusetts: a bizarre entity that emerged from the dunes dressed all in black. It was named "The Black Flash" because of its supernatural agility.

The Curse of the Crying Boy

How Ron and May Hall blamed a cheap painting of a toddler with tears rolling down his face for a fire which gutted their terraced council home in Rotherham, a mining town in South Yorkshire.

Curse of Tippecanoe

Also known as Tecumseh's curse, the presidential curse or zero-year curse, it describes the pattern where from 1840 to 1960 each American President who had won election in a year ending in zero died in office.

Doppelgänger Effect

Doppelgängers in old fairy lore, modern science fiction and ufology. Several accounts of people encountering doubles of UFO investigators.

The Delphos Wolf Girl

In July 1974, a wild 12-year-old girl was seen running through a wooded district in Kansas. She didn't speak, but only growled, and was seen eating out of cat and dog dishes.

Dreams - What Are They Trying to Tell Us?

Maria Shaw discusses the many types of dreams, how to recognize psychic elements in them, and how to keep a successful dream journal.

EEL's Street Lamp Interference Information Site

Offers information and discussion about the possible phenomenon of street light interference, with experiences and theories.

Encounters with Green Children

There are two different yet similar reports of strange green-skinned children found abandoned near villages in Europe, one dating back to 12th century England.

Energy Vampires

Some people, by their very presence, seem to drain the energy of those unprotected people around them. They will often associate with a victim who exhibits the classic signs of this drain.

Evidence for Creation by Outside Intervention

Darwinists, Creationists and Intelligent Design proponents are unable to explain anomalies in the emergence of domesticated plants, animals and humans.

Feral Children

Stories of children rescued from the wilderness have for centuries inspired awe, fascination and disbelief.

Gematria Numerology

The author says he's discovered alphanumeric patterns within the English alphabet. Someone has a lot of time on his hands.

The Green Children of Woolpit

In 1887, two strange, screaming children were found near Banjos, Spain. Their clothes were a metallic cloth and their skin was green. Their story is bizarre.

The Green Children of Woolpit

A new article on a very strange story about two small children with greenish skin and odd clothing who appeared one day near the village of Woolpit, England. Their origin is unknown.

Giants: Fact, Legend, or Myth?

From North America to Europe and the Near East, myth and legends of giants are found in almost every archaic culture. Some are fanciful fables of mythical monsters, but others hint of real history.

Giants in the Earth

Giants! The very stuff of myth and legend, giants live in the gray area between myth and history, flitting about on the periphery of human memory like the shades of departed spirits.

Half-Human, Half-Ape

Chimpanzees are believed by many scientists to be the closest relatives of humans. This article explores the idea that scientists may have experimented with human-chimp hybrids.

Healing Sounds: Messages from Water

Masaru Emoto claims to provide factual evidence that human vibrational energy, thoughts, words, ideas and sound affect the molecular structure of water.

Hereditary Paranormal Phenomena

Genetics determine what traits will be passed down through a family line. Certain medical conditions and allergies can also be hereditary. Can one’s sensitivity to paranormal events also be transferred through DNA?

How To See Auras and Subtle Energy Movement

Defines what auras are and how to practice seeing them. But they say everyone's experience is different.

Human-Alien Hybrids?

A central motif of alien abductions, as well as folkloric accounts of kidnappings by nonhuman beings, is the producing of "hybrid" offspring: humanoid children able to straddle the bridge between human society and that of the "others."

Humanity's Sacred Relationship with the Stars

In ancient history, this article says, humanity was acutely aware that they came from the stars. Our genetic ancestors honored and respected the relationship between the Earth and the stars.

Human Oddities

A modest collection of people with weird traits or abilities - giants and dwarfs, horns, beards and more.

The Immortal Count

Immortal, ascended master, alchemist, space tourist or charlatan, the Count of St-Germain is one of the most intriguing mystery-men of the 18th century.

Immortality & The Gilgamesh Project

Andrew Sokar tells the story of his promising career in cancer research and how he was silenced when his forbidden science began closing in on the secret of eternal life.

Immortals Among Us

What if the Immortals from Highlander walked amongst us? The author sifted through news looking for the kind of traces they would tend to leave -- and she found them.


Here is the scientific take on the phenomenon known as the incubus or "old hag" syndrome in which the victim feels like some unknown force is sitting on his chest while trying to sleep.

Indigo Children: Fact or Fiction?

These children have been described as Indigos, Star Kids and Crystals, but none of these claims hold up to the degree that they are made when subjected to objective research.

Is Your Brain Really Necessary?

Here's a strange medical mystery: humans that can function with virtually no higher brain sections at all.

Jurassic Art?

Did humans live side-by-side with the dinosaurs - maybe even hunt them? David Lewis points to some enigmatic evidence.

Kaspar Hauser

Recounts the mystery of Kaspar Hauser: Who was he really? Where did he come from? How to explain his strange abilities?

Kaspar Hauser: A New Theory

The tale of Kaspar Hauser is one of Germany’s greatest mysteries. While science seems to have proved that Kaspar was no lost prince, it has left many other questions unanswered.


This site recounts various alleged accounts of human levitation performed by saints, yogis, the possessed and mediums.

Life's True Beginnings

Lloyd Pye concludes that life came to Earth from somewhere else. Proven, undeniable realities, he says, reveal that life was seeded here.

The Literal Creation of Mankind...

... at the hands of you-know-what. The "you-know-what" being aliens, suggests Lloyd Pye.

The Lucid Dreamer

In a lucid dream the dreamer is aware that he or she is in a dream state. They may be able to control aspects of the dream. First of a three-part article.

The Man Who Stopped Aging

An online conversation with a man desperate to share a closely guarded secret: That for reasons he doesn't understand (he assumes it was a genetic mutation) he stopped aging over a hundred years ago.

The Man with X-Ray Eyes

Kuda Bux is an Indian mystic who promotes himself as "The Man With X Ray Eyes." His ad promised a free demonstration of his X Ray vision. Is he real or a clever magician?

The Mathematics of Immortality

In this article, and the ones to follow, the author discusses the mathematics of immortality – the mathematics of not dying a physical death.


A thought-provoking article on memetics and how it might be related to the paranormal, among many other things.

MIB? Yes!

Despite the best efforts of Hollywood, real Men in Black are no laughing matter. Genuine visits by enigmatic strangers are among the rarest episodes of our extraordinary encounter continuum.

A Modern Jonah

In 1891, a British seaman was swallowed by a whale - and later rescued!

Mysterious People

This new and growing site has interesting articles about astonishing mysteries surround people such as Kaspar Hauser, Sarah Wilson and more.

The Mystery of Chance

On Jung and the significance of synchronicity. Is there meaningful coincidence? Does some principle connect events in a non-obvious fashion?

The Mystery of David Lang

On September 23, 1880, David Lang stepped out of his house, crossed a pasture - and vanished into thin air!

The New History Of Mankind’s Creation

Interview with Marshall Klarfeld, whose book, “Adam, The Missing Link,” attempts to prove that the human race was created by genetic engineering technology nearly a quarter of a million years ago.

North American Giants

Think giants were "some place else?" A figment of fairy tales? Read these historical accounts of giants in North America.

Organ Transplants and Cellular Memories

According to this study of patients who have received transplanted organs, particularly hearts, it is not uncommon for memories, behaviours, preferences and habits associated with the donor to be transferred to the recipient.

Paranormal Happenings During Pregnancy

Psychologists have only begun to explore the unconscious links between the expectant mother and the child within her womb. And medical researchers are coming to accept a mother’s claims of sensing her baby in utero.

Passage of Darkness: The Ethnobiology of the Hatian Zombie

Are there really zombies in Haiti? This article looks at popular views, then explores cases where there have been some attempts to carefully and more scientifically determine the status of suspected cases.

The Phenomena of Bilocation

Excerpts from a paper on bilocation, a term used for phantom limb sensations, out-of-body and near-death experiences (OBEs and NDEs), and a variety of cloud-like emanations that clairvoyants claimed left the body at the moment of death.

Politics and the Paranormal

Elected leaders have resorted to dealing with soothsayers, fortune-tellers, and spiritists, ranging from the séances held by Mexican president Francisco I. Madero to President Reagan’s involvement with astrology.

Reality Shifters

This site provides some interesting articles and exercises regarding "reality shifts," consciousness, auras and more. Readers' stories, too.

Real-Life Miracles and Unexplained Events

Transcript from "Larry King Live" in which Larry interviews Richard Thomas, host of TV's "It's A Miracle." Some anecdotes from the show.

The Return of the Twenty-Year Cycle

For years people have whispered about a mysterious 20-year cycle that seems to take the lives of American presidents elected in years ending in zero.

Self Levitation

Is it possible for human beings to levitate? Throughout history there have been many anecdotal accounts of people levitating. Many religions have their traditional stories of levitation.

Sideshow Ephemera

James Mundie, in addition to his interesting artwork, has collected photos of some human oddities, many of whom workedin sideshows.

Tatoos from the Blue

About people branded by lightning. Those crippled or marked in some way by the fiery bolts but left alive were, in archaic societies at least, destined to become shamans, intercessors between this and the Otherworld.

Times of Change in the Human Family

It began around 1982, a flood of children being born worldwide that would challenge parents and educators as never before; children who would defy the standards of generational typing.

Understanding the Aura: The Colors

This page explains the various colors of the aura and how they related to the body's chakras.

Vanishing Point

Between 1920 and 1950, there were several unexplained disappearances in the area around Bennington, Vermont. Here are the stories.

What Is a Walk-In and What Do They Do?

This is where two individual souls have agreed to switch places, says Ruth Montgomery. The first soul has gone as far as it can in its development and is ready to move on. The soul that has taken its place will serve in a different capacity than before.

The Wisdom of Your Cells

This "new biology" says that our thoughts, beliefs and mind control our genes, our behavior and the life we experience.

Zana, the Apewoman

In the 1700s, hunters in Russia captured a "wild woman" with ape-like features, thick arms and legs, and covered with hair.

Temporary Invisibility

Your True Tales of Temporary Invisibility - June 2010

The Kilowatt Man

Your True Tales of The Kilowatt Man - June 2010

Man With Electric Eyes

Your True Tales of Man With Electric Eyes - June 2010

Invisible Minivan Driver

Invisible Minivan Driver - August 2010

Doppleganger at Albertson's

Doppleganger at Albertson's - September 2010

Unexplained Experiences

Unexplained Experiences - September 2010

Men in Black Invade Missouri

Men in Black Invade Missouri - October 2010

Amazing Coincidences

The world is filled with astonishing occurrences of coincidence and synchronicity that defy explanation. Are these incredible true stories of mere chance... or the hand of fate?

Hubby's Doppleganger

Your True Story of Hubby's Doppleganger - January 2011

Just a Dream... Or Was It?

Your True Story of Just a Dream... Or Was It? - January 2011

That's. Not. Audrey.

our True Story of That's. Not. Audrey. - January 2011

The "Old Hag" Syndrome

You wake up unable to move, barely able to breathe... you feel an oppressive weight on your chest... and you sense some evil presence in the room... The old hag strikes!

Old Hag Syndrome - Tell Your Story or Ideas About the Old Hag Syndrome

Readers are asked to tell of their experiences or their ideas about the Old Hag Syndrome.

Doppelganger Colleague

Your True Tales of Doppelganger Colleague - February 2011
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