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Mother Sees Ghost of Dead Child in Photograph

As a parent, I can easily imagine the heartbreak of losing a child. And I can completely understand people wanting and needing to see “signs” that their child or other departed loved one is still around, in some form. But the skeptical, scientific-leaning side of me makes me question everything, especially when certain “evidence” is […]

NASA Photo Shows Strange Light on Mars

Here we go (yet) again. It seems like every few weeks, the NASA Curiosity rover on Mars sends back some picture with some weird shape or image in it, and the UFO buffs and conspiracy nuts come out of the woodwork proclaiming that life has finally been found on the Red Planet. No lizard, rat […]

“Ghost Adventures” Host Zak Bagans Buys Alleged Demon House

The big news today is that Zak Bagans, host of the Travel Channel show Ghost Adventures, has bought a home in Indiana that is supposedly inhabited by demons. Apparently, all sorts of paranormal happenings have occurred here, from footsteps to levitations and even a possessed child climbing the walls backwards. All sorts of people are […]

New Zealand Man Catches Strange See-Through Shrimp Creature

While conventional science tells us that we’ve basically discovered everything there is to discover and know everything that there is to know (in a nutshell), new creatures are constantly being discovered. Most times, these new discoveries are just variants of species we already knew existed. And sometimes they are just really strange, alien-looking creatures that […]

Mystery Booms Heard in Connecticut

I have been interested in mysterious “booms” ever since I was a kid and read about the Barisal Guns in what was probably my first ever book on the paranormal. The Barisal Guns, for those unfamiliar with the phenomenon, refers to the series of sonic booms heard in the Barisal region of what is now […]

UFO Hunter Claims to See Iguana on Mars

Ever since NASA Has been exploring Mars, UFO enthusiasts have been spotting odd objects on the planet’s surface, most famously the face on Mars. More recently, people have claimed to see a rat, a sheep-man (yes, seriously), and more. I came across this story of yet another UFO hunter claiming to see a very earthly […]

Chupacabra Sighted in Mississippi

The power of suggestion is very strong, especially in the paranormal field. If someone were to go on the news and claim they had an unusual encounter at  a local McDonald’s, I guarantee you that within days local paranormal groups would be clamoring to investigate. Clamoring. Plus, all sorts of stories about the haunted history of […]

Chupacabra Sighted in Mississippi

The power of suggestion is very strong, especially in the paranormal field. If someone were to go on the news and claim they had an unusual encounter at  a local McDonald’s, I guarantee you that within days local paranormal groups would be clamoring to investigate. Clamoring. Plus, all sorts of stories about the haunted history of […]

Writers Wanted – Paranormal, Supernatural & Unexplained

Whether you are new here or a regular reader of The Occult Section, you’ve no doubt noticed our horrifically brightly colored “Writers Wanted” sign in the sidebar over there to your right. We have some very talented writers here at The Occult Section, but we’re looking to add a few more regular writers to our […]