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

February 1, 2011

Mummy fried - woman sets fire to house while trying to reanimate long-dead sister
A night fire in an apartment block has been caused by a woman who tried to reanimate her long-dead elder sister with electricity. The horrific story happened in Ekaterinburg, the biggest city in the Urals. The suspected arsonist, 69, apparently was not completely of sound mind, judging by her mental health record. A year ago, her 73-year-old sister died from natural causes, prosecutors told Noviy Region news agency. However, instead of reporting the death, the woman preserved the body with gasoline and had been trying the reanimate it ever since...

Recent Mothman sighting near Cincinnati, Ohio
Phantoms & Monsters: It was about 8:00 pm and I was driving home after dropping a friend off at her house. I came to an intersection, a red light, and stopped. Nothing out of the normal, just a regular night. The roads were fairly deserted...

Argentina: Swimming pool drained dry
Residents of Justiniano Posse are dumbfounded by the report that a swimming pool was found dry in less than a day. This was the case involving Lilo Garcia, owner of the Hotel Maykel, who informed local media of what happened in this back yard. "When Lucio Ciotti when to clean the pool, he found there was no water. He called me and said: What did you do? There's no water in the pool!" I replied: "Yeah, right - there's no water." He said: "No, no, come on over" and well, I went and...it was dry! There wasn't a drop of water...

Great Pyramid may hold secret rooms
A French architect known for his theories on how the Great Pyramid of Giza was built now believes the 4,500-year-old structure houses two secret rooms at its heart...

New invisibility cloak closer to working "magic"
System hides relatively big objects in visible light. Harry Potter and Bilbo Baggins, take note: Scientists are a step closer to conquering the "magic" of invisibility. Many earlier cloaking systems turned objects "invisible" only under wavelengths of light that the human eye can't see. Others could conceal only microscopic objects...

Apocalypse now? Dead birds & fish, gators & black panthers
Swarms of blackbirds fall to their death in Arkansas on New Years' Eve, then more fall from the sky in Kentucky, Louisiana, and Sweden. Just reported are hundreds more dead birds near Nashville, Tennessee. Over 100,000 dead fish, all the same species, coming ashore in Arkansas. What's happening? And is it a coincidence that it all happened not long after a total lunar eclipse?..

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