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“Folklore and Superstition”

Aug 1, 2015 06:43 AM ET // Benjamin Radford
A ghost photo from the U.K. is going viral this week but in this case psychology—not the paranormal—provides the best explanation.
Jul 27, 2015 01:48 PM ET // Benjamin Radford
A creepy clown was seen outside a Chicago cemetery recently -- and it's only the latest sighting of many. Continue reading →
Jul 21, 2015 01:24 PM ET // Benjamin Radford
Entomologists solve the mystery of strange markings that appeared at night in Indian homes.
Jul 17, 2015 10:38 AM ET // AFP
Nessie is a giant catfish, says a man who has hunted it for 24 years, though he hopes it's something more exciting.
Jul 14, 2015 02:14 PM ET // Benjamin Radford
A new study claims that self-identified vampires are reluctant to tell others about their lifestyle for fear of being ostracized. Continue reading →
Jul 7, 2015 02:47 PM ET // Benjamin Radford
Anti-vaccination protests date back over 150 years, and are likely to remain with us. Here's why.
Jul 3, 2015 03:45 PM ET // Benjamin Radford
Animals in a Chinese zoo are being monitored to see if they can predict earthquakes.
Jun 27, 2015 09:00 AM ET // Benjamin Radford
A man recently claimed to find a rat in his fast-food chicken order; it really was chicken, but why did he think otherwise? Continue reading →
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