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Mar 12, 2015 06:32 PM ET // Benjamin Radford
Rescuers who saved a 'miracle baby' claim they heard a mysterious voice from the accident. Continue reading →
Feb 26, 2015 09:11 AM ET // AFP
The sinkhole suddenly opened up at their feet on a paved sidewalk in Seoul. Fortunately they were not seriously hurt.
Feb 25, 2015 07:00 AM ET // Benjamin Radford
An innovative British effort to stem sex trafficking in Africa uses belief in magic and witchcraft to help victims. Continue reading →
Jan 24, 2015 04:43 PM ET // Benjamin Radford
A farmer in Chile has found two mummified animals and claims they may be the remains of the mythical chupacabra.
Jan 21, 2015 12:20 PM ET // Benjamin Radford
The parents of a boy claimed to be a victim of spontaneous human combustion in 2013 now have a second child with the same 'problem' and police are skeptical.
Jan 20, 2015 07:43 AM ET // Benjamin Radford
A boy who wrote a best-selling book about visiting heaven has admitted the story is false. Here's why it was widely believed.
Jan 6, 2015 02:59 PM ET // Benjamin Radford
A new phone app is designed to help record dreams and interpret their significance -- some say it might reveal ESP.
Dec 4, 2014 08:35 AM ET // Jennifer Viegas
Thieves target a vast collection of human brains stored in jars at the University of Texas at Austin.
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