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Best Ghost Pictures Ever Taken
Here are some incredible real ghost pictures and the equally remarkable stories behind them.
Why You Should Beware of the Name Zozo During...
Darren encounters the entity Zozo while using the Ouija board
Your True Paranormal and Ghost Stories for...
OCTOBER STORIES, including: Mobster's Ghost... Sad Little Ghost... Gliding Prehistoric Bird... Sound of Invisible Portal... Grandpa's Ghost Watches Grandma's Wedding... Spirit Signs from Old Friend... Fallen Through Time... Past Life in Nazi Camp... Owl Attacks Tiny Humanoid... Attacking Ghost Threw Me from Bed... Haunted Dive Motel... Scary Bloody Mary Experience... Ghostbusting with White Ram Stew... Shadow Person Followed Me... Haunted Augusta Apartment... Missing Time in Wonderland Garden... Grinch-like Shadow Creature... Closet Poltergeist Switches the Light... Little Jester Sighting... Dream of the Future, Complete with Underwear... and more.
How Does a Ouija Board Work?
Is the Ouija a fascinating game for harmless fun... or a dangerous gateway to the unknown?
9 Clues That You Lived a Past Life
Have you lived before? Here are nine clues in your current life that might reveal what your past lives were.
How To Use a Ouija Board
Put your fears and negative attitudes aside and the Ouija and be a fun, entertaining diversion. Here's how to use it properly.
Can a Ouija Board Actually Be Dangerous?
Answer to: Is the Ouija board dangerous?
16 Signs Your House Is Haunted
You have probably experienced weird sounds and sights in your house. Are they indications of ghosts?
Freddy Jackson
Picture of the ghost of Freddy Jackson who shows up in this group portrait of airmen. Page 3.
Grandpa's Ghost
A picture of grandpa's ghost that was photographed while visiting grandma at the nursing home. Page 14.
Vacation Party Ghost
An extra guest appears in this ghost picture taken at a hotel party. Page 16.
Godfather's Pizza Ghost
A Utah ghost investigation team was exploring a Godfather's Pizza store when they captured this ghost picture. Page 17.
The Ghost of Boothill Cemetery
Taken at Boothill Cemetery in Tombstone, Arizona, this picture shows a real ghost of a cowboy in the background. Page 6.
Tulip Staircase Ghost
Picture of the Tulip Staircase ghost showing a hooded figure climbing the stairs. Page 4.
The Back Seat Ghost
Picture of a ghost of an old woman who appears in the back seat of a car. Page 5.
Lord Combermere
Picture of the ghost of Lord Combermere seen sitting in his chair while his funeral was taking place. Page 2.
Railroad Crossing Ghost
Picture of a ghost taken at the haunted railroad crossing in San Antonio, Texas. Page 10.
Ghost in the Burning Building
The ghost of a little girls appears in this picture taken of a burning building in England. Page 7.
Ghostly Grip
A picture of two girls that might show a ghost with a grip one of the girl's arms. Page 18.
Ghosts of the SS Watertown
The ghosts of the SS Watertown in this pictures are thought to be the spirits of two crewmen who died in an accident. Page 8.
Ghost in the Choir Loft
Picture of a church choir loft that appears to show a male ghost standing there. Page 13.
Robert A Ferguson
When speakers Robert A. Ferguson was giving a speech, a ghost was photographed next to him. Page 15.
What You Should Really Know About Shadow People
Did you see that dark, fleeting shape out of the corner of your eye? Perhaps you caught a glimpse of a strange entity that is being seen with greater regularity around the world.
Ghost of the Seven Gables
Picture taken at Nathaniel Hawthorne's historic house in Salem, Massachusetts that shows the ghost of his son, Julian. Page 12.
Electric Chair Ghost
After an engineer photographs an electric chair he is going to modify, he notices several ghost-like apparitions in the picture. Page 28.
Madonna of Bachelor's Grove
The ghost pictures of the Madonna of Bachelor's Grove was taken during a ghost hunt of the cemetery. Page 9.
Specter of Newby Church
The ghost picture Specter of Newby Church shows a shrouded figure. Page 11.
The Brown Lady
The famous picture of the Brown Lady, thought to be the ghost of Lady Dorothy Townshend.
Cemetery ghost baby
Mrs. Andrews was taking a picture of her daughter's grave and the figure of a ghost child appears. Page 20.
Decebal Hotel Ghost
A tourist snapped this ghost picture at the Decebal Hotel. Page 21.
Haunted Bureau
A furniture dealer snapped this ghost picture when photographing a bureau for a catalog. Page 19.
The Watcher
This picture taken at Corroboree Rock at Alice Springs, Northern Territory, Australia shows the ghost of a woman. Page 23.
White Lady of Worstead Church
While visiting Worstead Church in 1975, Peter Berthelot took a photo of his wife, Diane, which appears to show the ghost of The White Lady behind her. Page 27.
The Phantom Pilot
This picture of Mrs. Sayer appears to show a ghost in the pilot's seat of an old helicopter. Page 24.
Coventry Spectre
An unexpected guest in the form of a ghost appears in this picture taken at a dinner at the Coventry Freeman organization. Page 22.
Famous Cases of Real Dopplegangers
Do you have an exact double somewhere in the world?Here are some incredible true cases of exact doubles who appear often as a forecast of death or disaster, and remarkable stories of people who can be in two places at the same time.
The Pink Lady of Greencastle picture
A picture of the ghost of the Pink Lady of Greencastle, photographed by Guy Winters. Page 26.
Farm Ghost
Neil Sandbach took the picture of this ghost when photographing a farm for a client. Page 25.
Winchester Cathedral Monks
Noted ghost researcher Hans Holzer took this picture in Winchester Cathedral, which might show the ghosts of monks in procession. Page 29.
13 Ouija oard experiences, remarkable and...
True stories of Ouija board experiences, remarkable and terrifying.
Best Ghost Videos Ever Taken
A gallery of the best ghost videos ever taken from around the world.
The World's Most Haunted Places
Some of the most haunted buildings, ships, houses and institutions in the world.
5 Collections of Paranormal Videos That Will...
YouTube and reader-submitted videos
Could Vampires Conceivably Be Real?
The enormous interest in these creatures prompts the question: Are vampires real? Here's a look at the myth and the very real subcultures around today.
Tales of the Ouija
True stories of dark shadows, dread, predictions and hauntings. Page 3.
Best Videos: Disneyland Ghost
A video showing what appears to be a ghost walking around Disneyland at night. Page 4.
The Stanley Hotel
Brief history: Completed in 1909 by Freelan Oscar Stanley (inventor of the Stanley Steamer automobile),
Were These The Most Horrifying Sounds Ever...
In January, 2007, the Central New York Ghost Hunters, based in Syracuse, New York, were invited to investigate an old hotel in upstate New York. The investigation proved to be one of the most intensely active the group has ever encountered, and produced an EVP – an electronic voice phenomena recording – that is remarkable for its terrifying content. It may well be the most intense, frightening EVP ever recorded.
Best Ghost Videos: Black Forest Orbs
Strange floating balls of light are captured in Black Forest, Colorado. Page 5.
Best Ghost Videos: Upstairs Shadow Person
Best Ghost Videos: Upstairs Shadow Person. Page 3.
You wake up unable to move, barely able to...
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! Here is the superstition, the feelings, and the facts behind the phenomenon known as Old Hag Syndrome. Read more.
Best Ghost Video: Colonial Park Cemetery Ghost
Best Ghost Video: Colonial Park Cemetery. Page 2.
How To Develop Your Psychic Abilities
Yes, you can learn to strengthen your psychic powers. Here are some practical advice and easy-to-learn exercises that can help you tune in to consciousness shared by all living things.
How to Tell If You Have a Guardian Angel
Ultimately, angels are a matter of faith, and many believers have offered their opinions on what a guardian angel's role can be in a person's life and even how you can enlist their help. Many believe that these supernatural beings watch over us and can also come to our spiritual - and even physical aid - in times of great need. Can you call on your guardian angel at will?
See Paranormal Phenomena Caught on Camera
A collection of paranormal pictures, including ghosts, monsters, and other strange phenomena.
The Legend of The Haunted Railroad Crossing
The story behind this legendary haunted spot might not be true, but there are still many unexplained events surrounding this eerie intersection. See our exclusive photos of the railroad crossing ghost.
6 Leading Psychics Make Predictions for 2014
Leading psychics and forecasters give their predictions for 2014.
Car Accident Ghost Video
After a fatal car crash, this video seems to show a ghost walking away from the scene.
Best Ghost Videos: Woman in White
Best Ghost Videos: Woman in White. Page 6.
Think you are psychic? Here are 6 signs you...
Those who study psychic phenomena suspect that most of us are psychic to one degree or another. We can all point to events that indicate instances of telepathy or precognition. Perhaps it happens to you frequently. Can you then be considered truly, strongly psychic? Here are six signs to look for.
Stories About Time Travel Some People Think Are...
True stories of people who believe they have experienced slips in time, to the past and future.
Reincarnation and Past Lives Memories
Have you lived before? Here are stories from readers about experiences they might have had that indicate reincarnation or past lives
All about the Immortal Count de Saint-Germaine
Count de Saint-Germain 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.
Best Ghost Videos: Gettysburg Ghosts
Gettysburg ghosts is one of the best ghost videos ever taken
8 Things You Should Do If You See a Ghost
I know you're interested in ghosts. Perhaps you have been on ghost hunts or are even a member of a ghost investigation group. But have you ever thought about what you would do if you ever really came face-to-face with a ghost? Or what you should do? Don't be afraid! Don't panic! It's only an entity from another plane of existence! Here's what do to if you see a ghost.
Halloween Horror
Anne and her friend were having a peaceful, enjoyable Halloween night... until the unexplained moaning and laughing began.
Unexplained Boom, Spontaneous Combustion......
Paranormal news for October 18, 2014: Unexplained boom and debris field... Mysterious spontaneous combustion... CCTV captures haunting... Most haunted places in Atlanta... Paranormal activity at the Hotel del Coronado... Real ghosts of Sleepy Hollow... Ghosts in the attic... Photo: Black eyed child of Cannock Chase... How many Bigfoot in North America?... Psychic scrubbers all the rage... Grandma texts from the grave... more paranormal news.
Think you have a poltergeist? Here are 7 signs
Determining the difference between poltergeist activity and ghost or haunting activity can be difficult. But how do you know there might be poltergeist activity in your home? Most often, you'll know it if you have it because it is out of the ordinary and pretty obvious: sounds, movements, and odors of unknown origin. Read more.
What the legendary prophet might have said...
Nostradamus isn't known for his cheery prophecies. Many interpreters of the 16th century physician, astrologer, and prophet say he accurately predicted two world wars, the rise of two antichrists (Napoleon and Hitler), and even the assassination of John F. Kennedy. Some researchers say the great French prophet spells out the next world war in horrific detail, while skeptics think he's full of bunk. Read more and see what you think.
Check Out These Spooky Halloween Tales
Scary stories of encounters with ghosts at Halloween
Rolling Hills Asylum
Located between Buffalo and Rochester, Rolling Hills Asylum 's enormous 53,000+ sq. ft. brick building
Sallie House
Sallie House - One of the most haunted houses in the U.S. Page 15.
The Whaley House
Ghosts of the Whaley House include a hanged girl, a thief who still walks the stairs, a red-haired girl and more. Page 6.
Highgate Cemetery
Highgate Cemetery in North London is one of the world's most haunted places. Page 16.
General Wayne Inn
A look at the General Wayne Inn in Merion Station, Pennsylvania, where numerous ghosts and apparitions have been reported. Page 11.
How Anyone Can Have an Out-of-Body Experience...
How you can have an out-of-body experience, according to an expert.
Enough with the Orbs Already
Enough experiments have been conducted to demonstrate that orbs are nothing more than dust, rain, pollen or some other particulate. Let's drop them as paranormal evidence.
The Tower of London
The ghosts of the haunted Tower of London include a spirit that carries its beheaded head around. Page 2.
Test Your Psychic Powers
Here are two online tests that allow you to measure and perhaps strengthen your telepathic powers. See how well I scored, then try the tests for yourself.
Do You Believe in Ghosts? What Causes Haunting...
Theories about what ghosts are and descriptions of the types of ghosts and hauntings.
Should You Worry About Planet Nibiru Destroying...
There have been many warnings about the approach of Nibiru, also known as Planet X. Is there really anything you should be concerned about?
Tess's loneliness is shaken by the appearance...
Tess's loneliness is shaken by the appearance of a child-like ghost
10 Mysteries of Lost Civilizations
There have been interesting and mysterious finds all over the planet showing that we have an incomplete -- perhaps wrong -- picture of past human civilization.
Waverly Hills Sanatorium
Visitors to the Waverly Hills Sanatorium in Louisville, Kentucky have experienced ghostly voices, shadow people, screams and more. Page 5.
The Myrtles Plantation
The Myrtles Plantation in St. Francisville, Louisiana is the site of many ghost experiences.
10 Mysterious Creatures From Modern Times
Hairy hominids, serpentine beasts, and beings even more bizarre and inexplicable have been seen around the world for centuries. Here are 10 mystifying creatures that science has yet to explain.
Do People Have Psychokinetic Powers?
Here's a primer on telekinesis (or psychokinesis) - defined, remarkable stories of those who have it, theories on how it works... and how to develop your powers.
Hollywood Roosevelt Hotel
Hollywood Roosevelt Hotel. Paranormal Phenomena. Page 14.
Are These Black-Eyed Children Horror or Hoax?
Does the black-eyed kids phenomenon have a basis in fact, or is it a product of our misperceptions and fears?
The Queen Mary
The Queen Mary is haunted by many spirits, including dead shipmates and a little girl by the pool. Page 4.
Gettysburg Battlefield
Gettysburg Battlefield, one of the World's Most Haunted Places. Page 12.
How To Conduct A Seance
A simple how to on conducting a seance, from your About.com guide
26 Spooky Ghost Videos That You Have to See
Videos from around the world that might show real ghosts.
Eastern State Penitentiary
Ghost of Eastern State Penitentiary include a figure in the guard tower, shadow people, a cackling laugh from cellblock 12, and more. Page 3.
Sonie awakes to see the shadowy figure of what...
Sonie awakes to see the shadowy figure of what might have been a mobster's spirit
Stratford-upon-Avon
This old town, Stratford-upon-Avon, birthplace of William Shakespeare, has more than its share of ghosts. Page 17.
Top Theories to Explain the Mystery of the...
Whether or not phenomena of a paranormal nature are taking place there has been a matter of debate. Those who are convinced something odd is happening, as well as researchers who take a scientific view, have offered a number of explanations for the mystery.
Death Knocks
True stories of the omens of death knocks and the tragedies that they warned of.
Haunted Houses, Crawling Ghost, Giant...
Paranormal news for October 15, 2014: Haunted house myths confirmed, debunked... Four theories on apparitions... Another ghost sighting at Cannock Chase?... Ghosthunters saw ghost crawling along road... Did Joan of Ark see fairies?... Bigfoot elusiveness... Giant 50-ft crab caught on camera... The original Frankenstein?... Unexplained space debris falls in New Jersey... Giant-sized scientific coverup... Skype exorcisms and Beyoncé's demons... more paranormal news.
A spirit returns from the grave to name her own...
The true story of The Greenbrier Ghost - a remarkable case in which the victim's spirit testified about its own violent death, and named the murderer! Page 2.
Angel Encounters - True Stories
True stories from readers of encounters with angelic beings and guardian angels.
The White House
Many ghosts have been seen in The White House, including that of Abraham Lincoln. Page 8.
Ohio State Reformatory
Ohio State Reformatory, once a reformatory for wayward boys, has many reported ghost sightings and paranormal activity. Page 18.
Unbelievable True Stories or Just Amazing...
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?
What Are the Fatima Prophecies?
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True Ghost Stories and Tales of the Paranormal
A collection of true stories of ghosts and the paranormal for 2013.
The Most Puzzling Ancient Artifacts
Over the last few hundred years, many perplexing artifacts have been unearthed that do not fit the currently accepted theories of geology and the history of man.
Possessed by Three Demons
A teenage girl’s interest in the occult draws her into a dark vortex of evil and possession.
The Best Evidence for Reincarnation
The idea that we have lived before, and after this lifetime will live again is fascinating and compelling. We want to believe that there is a continuity to our existence, our souls. But is there good evidence for reincarnation? Dedicated researchers say yes.
15 Steps to Recording Ghosts
Step-by-step instructions for recording your own ghost evp.
Grandma was getting re-married, and there...
Grandma was getting re-married, and there watching was grandpa's ghost
Anfelina begged her friend not to do Bloody...
Anfelina begged her friend not to do Bloody Mary, but guess what?
Is There a Connection Between Animals and Ghosts?
Cats, dogs, birds and other animals might have as much of a link to the unseen world as we do. Here are some stories of the incredible connection between animals and the spirit world.
Timothy has a disturbing dream of what might be...
Timothy has a disturbing dream of what might be a past life in WWII Poland
Raynham Hall
Raynham Hall. Paranormal Phenomena. Page 7.
Moss Beach Distillery
Moss Beach Distillery and its ghosts. Page 13.
Think Your House is Haunted? Here's What You...
If you suspect your house is haunted, here is what you can do about it.
The Real Story Behind the Bell Witch
For several years her ghost pinched, slapped, scolded and otherwise tormented a Tennessee family in America's best-known poltergeist case.
7 Very Strange Human Enigmas
Unsolved mysteries of people of unknown origin, fate and astonishing abilities
Where Was Your Spirit Before you were born?
Amazing stories from people who recall an existence in another realm just prior to birth, and from people who have had startling communications with their unborn children.
Something violently threw Sandy from her bed...
Something violently threw Sandy from her bed and onto her terrified cat.
3 Android Apps for Ghost Hunters Who Want to Go...
Reviews of three new paranormal apps for Android devices.
Jess receives teasing messages from her deceased
Jess receives teasing messages from her deceased
The reality behind the traditional monsters of...
Few really believe in vampires, lab-made monsters, walking mummies, werewolves, and witches, but these enduring characters of Halloween and the movies have a basis in real life that is often more interesting than the fantasy.
Gordie witnesses a mischievous owl attack a...
Gordie witnesses a mischievous owl attack a tiny little man.
The Lost Meaning of Halloween
This special night preceding All Hallows day (November 1st) has been considered for centuries as one of the most magical nights of the year. A night of power, when the veil that separates our world from the Otherworld is at its thinnest.
Zach had to stay is a crumby motel, and didn't...
Zach had to stay is a crumby motel, and didn't count on the paranormal activity.
Hannah has seen this shadow person multiple...
Hannah has seen this shadow person multiple times, at home and at school.
Wicklow Gaol
Wicklow Gaol: One of the most haunted places in Ireland. Page 19.
Face-To-Face Encounters With Mysterious...
Stories of encounters with the strange and possible evil black-eyed people.
10 Most Perplexing Mysteries Found on Earth
From animals encased in stone to unexplained hums and lights to perplexing flying rods, here are 10 of the most baffling Earth mysteries.
Gordon spots a huge bird over Ontario that to...
Gordon spots a huge bird over Ontario that to him looked prehistoric
Chilling new stories of the mysterious Ouija...
An all new collection -- Volume 15 in our series -- of experiences with the mysterious Ouija board that the authors claim are absolutely true. Tales of freak-outs, warnings of the future, possession, evil spirits, and even contact with the great William Shakespeare. Read more.
Abandoned Haunts, Loch Ness Hunt, Flying Man...
Paranormal news for October 21, 2014: 12 creepy abandoned places with ghosts... Paranormal activity at Sallie House... Top haunted destinations in the U.S... Tales of haunted lighthouses... New Loch Ness Monster hunt... Mythic and mystery beasts of Hawaii... Puppy-sized spider... Psychic John Edward helps harness your sixth sense... Glimpses of the after-life... UFO spotted above moon's surface... Mystery man flies past airliner... Clouds form a perfect angel in the sky... more paranormal news.
Martha and husband loved the old house, even...
Martha and husband loved the old house, even with its noisy ghosts.
Guest author Paul Dale Roberts explains the six...
Guest author Paul Dale Roberts explains, from his own perspective, the six kinds of haunting phenomena, including residual and intelligent hauntings, poltergeists, demonic activity, shadow people, and doppelgangers.
During an intense electrical storm, Tim seems...
During an intense electrical storm, Tim seems to slip back in time
Grandpa's Ghost 2
Grandpa's Ghost 2. Paranormal Phenomena. Page 224.
Prissy and her stepfather are dumbfounded by a...
Prissy and her stepfather are dumbfounded by a really weird sound
Reader photo: A game cam picture seems to show...
This game cam photo from Oklahoma seems to have captured images of two deer and what is allegedly the ghost of a little girl? Is it legitimate? Or is this a fake? Take a closer look and decide for yourself.
3 Famous Poltergeist Cases That Will Creep You...
Some of the best-documented, frightening, and controversial poltergeist cases of recent times.
Treasure Trove of True Ghost Stories
An index of the annual collections of true paranormal and ghost stories from readers.
Top 10 Religious Mysteries and Miracles
A look at ten of the top religious mysteries and miracles in the Christian world.
A Glimpse of the Afterlife
If there is a life after death, what is it like? Here are some "eyewitness" accounts from near-death experiencers - and they're not all positive.
Ghost Encounters at Gettysburg
Astonishing and terrifying experiences at one of America’s most haunted locations.
What Do We Know About Deathbed Visions?
Close to the moment of death, apparitions of deceased friends and loved ones are said to appear to escort the dying to the other side.
Disappearing Object Phenomenon
Do objects disappear around your home, then inexplicably reappear? You might be a victim of the disappearing object phenomenon. What could be the cause?
Freaky Phone Calls
Telephones are little more than plastic, wiring and electronic circuitry... but do they sometimes connect with other worlds, other dimensions in a way we cannot explain?
Edwin's dream perfectly predicts a future...
Edwin's dream perfectly predicts a future event, including underwear and a ham sandwich.
4 Scary Games for Paranormal Parties
These are paranormal games that are played in the dark of night, and can have unexpected, even terrifying results. Try “Light as a Feather, Stiff as a Board,” the Ouija board, “Bloody Mary” and spoon bending at your own risk.
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