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Jan 17, 2015 07:01 AM ET // Benjamin Radford
Tanzania is taking legal steps to stem the murder of albinos for their body parts in magic rituals. Continue reading →
Nov 5, 2014 06:33 PM ET // Benjamin Radford
Pope Francis disses creationism but embraces exorcism. Here's why. Continue reading →
May 19, 2014 02:38 PM ET // Benjamin Radford
An albino woman in Africa was murdered so that her body parts could be used in magic spells. And she's not the only one. Continue reading →
May 13, 2014 05:22 PM ET // Benjamin Radford
Swiss artist H.R. Giger has died. Among his many strange accomplishments was designing a monster that wold inspire the vampire 'el chupacabra.' Continue reading →
Apr 23, 2014 05:34 PM ET // Benjamin Radford
The new film "Heaven is for Real" relates a young boy's visit to heaven, though recent brain imaging research suggests a different explanation. Continue reading →
Jan 27, 2014 07:48 PM ET // Benjamin Radford
A Colorado high school student intentionally set himself on fire. Outside of the United States, self-immolation accounts for a surprising number of suicides. Continue reading →
Jan 24, 2014 09:33 AM ET // Benjamin Radford
The president of Indonesia recently stated that he believes in the existence of magic and witchcraft: What are the implications? Continue reading →
Jan 9, 2014 03:40 PM ET // Benjamin Radford
As the alleged shooter's trial approaches, it appears that the media got it wrong. Continue reading →
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