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“Folklore and Superstition”

Oct 28, 2015 04:30 PM ET // Benjamin Radford
An upcoming live 'exorcism' will surely scare up ratings. Continue reading →
Oct 19, 2015 05:53 PM ET // Benjamin Radford
Recent reports from Britain claim that scary clowns are stalking children. And not for the first time. Continue reading →
Oct 13, 2015 06:34 PM ET // Benjamin Radford
The Jersey Devil's diverse features are strong evidence that it cannot exist as a real animal.
Sep 17, 2015 08:28 PM ET // Benjamin Radford
Despite months of concern by conspiracy theorists, the Jade Helm 15 military program has ended without bloodshed.
Aug 31, 2015 01:01 PM ET // Benjamin Radford
News reports claim that a teen girl was buried alive in Honduras, but there's a simpler (and less horrifying) explanation.
Aug 6, 2015 01:44 PM ET // Benjamin Radford
A triple murder last month has fueled speculation about a witchcraft-related 'ritual killing,' but that seems unlikely. Continue reading →
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 →
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