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Chill Seekers investigate the USS Hornet

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Up-to-the-minute reports of paranormal activity and news from around the world

GHOSTS, POLTERGEISTS, HAUNTINGS:

Ghostbusters aboard haunted navy ship completely freak out on tape (video)
A group of "Chill Seekers" in California decided to hop aboard a Navy ship no longer in use and hunt themselves some ghosts. The USS Hornet was an aircraft carrier that saw action in World War II as well as the Apollo 11 space mission, and it's been reported that the ship is haunted. What the Chill Seekers found doesn't exactly make a case against it. You can see the video here.

Ghost in a flat cap appears by village destroyed in 1946 on Google Earth
Google images of a village destroyed in 1946 appear to show the ghost of a man hovering over an abandoned farmhouse. The aerial shots show Charlton, which was demolished in 1946 to make way for Filton airfield. Now all that remains of the old pub, pond and few cottages are roads overgrown with grass and the shell of a farmhouse - which the 'ghost' calls home...

The ghost in the nursery
Laura Larsen: I have a firm belief that there is more to my life than what happens to me here on earth. So it was no surprise to me when my babies would appear to be watching something I couldn't see, to seem to interact with someone over my shoulder who, for me, wasn't visible...

PSYCHIC PHENOMENA:

Telepathy between couples: Is it real?
When Julie Beischel met Mark Boccuzzi at a conference and agreed to participate in an experiment on telepathy, she didn't immediately tell him about the powerful connections she'd felt to him; after all, they were strangers...

Lab rats acquire sixth sense
US researchers have effectively given laboratory rats a "sixth sense" using an implant in their brains. An experimental device allowed the rats to "touch" infrared light - which is normally invisible to them...

LIFE AFTER DEATH:

Scientific evidence of afterlife overwhelming, says Chris Carter
Join Skeptiko host Alex Tsakiris for an interview with Chris Carter author of, Science and the Afterlife Experience: Evidence for the Immortality of Consciousness. Carter discusses the consequences of accepting scientific proof of an afterlife...

HUMAN MYSTERIES:

Americans love zombies because they remind us of the Wild West
A good zombie movie, like the best of American values, is about finding a way to get along with each other...

Mexican "ape woman" buried 150 years after her death
An indigenous Mexican woman once described as the "ugliest woman in the world" has been buried more than 150 years after her death and a tragic life spent exhibited as a freak of nature at circuses around the world...
(Also read: Amazing Missing Links)

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