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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.
Jan 20, 2015 09:25 AM ET // Bahar Gholipour, LiveScience
Sleep paralysis might be an evolutionary adaptation that keeps people from acting out their dreams.
Jan 12, 2015 06:44 PM ET // Ian O'Neill
The European spacecraft is out of fuel and its altitude is falling, but despite not being able to communicate with Venus Express, mission controllers can keep track of its X-band 'ghost.'
Nov 6, 2014 12:00 PM ET // Sheila M. Eldred
The sensation some people get of a foreign presence in a room can be recreated in a lab. The research could help patients with schizophrenia. Continue reading →
Sep 30, 2014 07:00 PM ET // Jennifer Viegas
Things that go bump in the night may not be ghosts after all.
Jul 26, 2014 07:32 AM ET // Benjamin Radford
A crowdfunding platform is being used to raise money for 'ghost-detecting' technology, though investors should be wary. Continue reading →
May 7, 2014 06:00 AM ET // Benjamin Radford
Celebrities and common folk alike report having sex with ghosts, demons, and fairies. Continue reading →
Oct 31, 2013 07:18 AM ET // Benjamin Radford
The Bloody Mary ritual and urban legend has been around for decades, but what's behind it? Continue reading →
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