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Trip proposed to centre of Earth via Arctic hole
A U.S. scientist and a small band of believers are planning a journey to the Canadian Arctic for what they call "the greatest geological expedition in history." Are they searching for Arctic oil reserves? Documenting evidence of climate change? Not quite. They're looking for a fog-shrouded hole in the Arctic Ocean that leads -- they say -- to the centre of the Earth, where an unknown civilization is lurking inside the hollow core of the planet...

Ghosts may be your roommates at the Stanley Hotel
The Stanley Hotel in Estes Park, Colo., was the inspiration for Stephen King's The Shining. My sister and I checked in to the Stanley Hotel as much for the ghosts as for its spectacular setting just a few miles from Rocky Mountain National Park, its grand hotel details and its reasonable room rates. You read right. Ghosts...

Man wakes up from 19-year coma
A Polish man has woken up from a 19-year coma to find the Communist party no longer in power and food no longer rationed, Polish TV reports. Railway worker Jan Grzebski, 65, fell into a coma after he was hit by a train in 1988...

ASPSI Conference Day 1
Blogging from the annual conference of the Acadamy of Spirituality and Paranormal Studies (formerly the Academy of Religion and Psychical Research), being held on the beautiful campus of DeSales University...

“Anybody down there?”
Three men walked slowly through the musty basement of a Gettysburg apartment building. They used flashlights to navigate through the pitch-black maze of low-hanging pipes and wires. Water dripped somewhere nearby and a TV sounded from the apartment above. The group's camera flashes illuminated Civil War-era stone walls. Traffic passed outside on West High Street. The men walked together into one of the basement's back rooms and stood in silence. They were members of the North Codorus Paranormal Society, a Spring Grove-based group that formed in 2002 to search for ghosts in the area...

The mind outside the body
Deepak Chopra: By now everyone is familiar with advances in brain imaging and the fascinating insights being produced in many areas of brain research. Much less known are advances in locating the mind outside the brain. Long considered paranormal and therefore easy to dismiss, the reality of many phenomena is being verified...

Elmwood's ghostly residents
He moved up the staircase, decades of memories passing with each step, and talked about the house he loves and the ghosts who haunt it. Richard Kraus came back to see the Elmwood Mansion. He was the last to live in the 19-room, Southern plantation-style home in Spring Garden Township that has long been full of Civil War-era history - and somewhat unnerving spirits, if you believe the stories...

£1m to find Loch Ness monster
A £1 million reward has been offered to anyone who can find conclusive proof that the Loch Ness monster exists. The bounty is part of plans to supply up to 50,000 people with cameras in order to search for the mythical sea creature at next weekend`s Rock Ness music festival...

Good moods spark overly credulous beliefs, study finds
People who are intuitive and in a good mood are prone to believe just about anything, according to a University of Missouri-Columbia researcher. Laura King, professor of psychological sciences in the College of Arts and Science, along with a faculty member from Johns-Hopkins University, tested the notion during a series of interesting studies that examined how mood and intuition can affect a person's beliefs - even under the most unique circumstances and scenarios...

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No basis for certainty that image of Mary moved, official says
An Internet presentation is claiming that the image of Our Lady of Guadalupe moved during a Mass for aborted children, but a Church leader urged caution about the claims...

Mysterious image appears in photograph
An Ohio couple said they are baffled by a strange image captured in a photograph. "We noticed something on the picture and couldn't explain it," said Beverly Johnson, who snapped the picture last month during a fundraiser for Paul Clifford, a Middletown man who was dying of cancer...

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