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What exactly is haunting us?
4th January 2019 Sarah Chumacero 512 views. 3 comments. General, Paranormal Investigation.
Following on from the article 'Are we the ghosts' here are some more interesting theories from the world of paranormal investigators as to what it is that could be 'haunting' us

What does 2019 mean for you and the paranormal?
31st December 2018 Sarah Chumacero 397 views. 1 comments. General.
As we sit and reflect on the year that passed, we look forward to the year ahead, but what does it mean for us and our place in the paranormal field? Now is the perfect time to make sure that YOU are happy in the field and that you are doing the things that make YOU happy, and not someone else.

Understanding the importance of your voice
26th December 2018 Sarah Chumacero 315 views. 0 comments. General.
When speaking about the paranormal field, people underestimate how important their voice is. Sometimes we need to be mindful about how we portray ourselves as representatives of the paranormal field, to ensure the information we are presenting to the public is both educated and well informed.

Talking with the Planets - Nikola Tesla
26th December 2018 Sarah Chumacero 400 views. 1 comments. General, Famous Paranormal Cases.
In 1901, Nikola Tesla published an article in Collier's Weekly titled Talking with the Planets.

Live streaming during paranormal investigations – Do’s and Don'ts!
20th December 2018 Sarah Chumacero 819 views. 0 comments. General, Stuff paranormal investigators need to know.
Live streams are fast becoming a popular tool for investigators for lots of reasons and like anything can be good and bad.

The secret word is .......
19th December 2018 Sarah Chumacero 801 views. 0 comments. Famous Paranormal Cases, General.
When Harry Houdini passed, he had given his wife Bess a secret 'password' that he hoped he would be able to communicate after he passed away and perform his final escape, from death. A yearly seance was held, but did the secret code ever come through?

Are we the ghosts?
13th December 2018 Sarah Chumacero 503 views. 1 comments. Stuff paranormal investigators need to know, General.
We go out in the dark of night with our flashlights and equipment in the hope of recording some sort of evidence that may give us an insight into paranormal phenomena in a quest that essentially looks to prove ghosts are real. What if we are looking at it in the wrong way? What if we are the ghosts?

Supernatural Synchronicity
10th December 2018 Sarah Chumacero 446 views. 0 comments. General, Supernatural Synchronicity.
I am so excited to be teaming up with fellow paranormal blogger Ashley Knibb to bring a new perspective on the paranormal research we have both been working on. Read on to find out all about our new project

The sometimes morbid truth behind 5 of our favourite nursery rhymes
8th December 2018 Sarah Chumacero 632 views. 0 comments. General, Famous Paranormal Cases.
As kids we would sing and dance around the playground innocently singing these popular rhymes, we were blissfully unaware of what the real meaning of these songs were. Where did they come from and what do they really mean? Here are 5 popular rhymes and their morbid origin.

Advice I would give my former self
7th December 2018 Sarah Chumacero 246 views. 0 comments. General.
As I reflect on the last 5 years in the field, I ask myself, what advice would I give to myself as the fresh new investigator who didn't really know much but dove right in? Does it mean I would have done things differently? Probably not, but this is what I have learnt on the road so far ...

The effects of white noise
5th December 2018 Sarah Chumacero 544 views. 1 comments. General, Stuff paranormal investigators need to know, Paranormal Investigation.
While we use white noise to conduct sensory deprivation experiments and even to enhance our EVP sessions, it makes me wonder. Is it actually helping? Is white noise masking potential EVPS? Is white noise causing a person to feel something 'paranormal'? What does white noise do to the brain?

Hypnagogia - the place between sleep and awake
2nd December 2018 Sarah Chumacero 1021 views. 3 comments. Stuff paranormal investigators need to know, General, Paranormal Investigation.
A lot of people report paranormal experiences when they are falling asleep. Is the place between sleep or awake the key to unlocking our consciousness or is it a form of hallucination? Why is it considered the best source of creative inspiration? Let's look at hypnagogia.

Misophonia - The sounds that make you angry
1st December 2018 Sarah Chumacero 682 views. 1 comments. General, Stuff paranormal investigators need to know.
When a person unknowingly hates a sound so much, Misophonia can trigger an episode of rage and a person'a fight or flight response to go crazy without them even knowing.

Why I had a hysterectomy at 36
29th November 2018 Sarah Chumacero 632 views. 1 comments. General.
Personal Story: I recently had a hysterectomy at the age of 36. Since finding out, people have encouraged me to write about my story with many sharing their own stories with me. If this helps even one person, then opening up will be worth it.

Static Electricity and the paranormal
28th November 2018 Sarah Chumacero 2219 views. 4 comments. General, Stuff paranormal investigators need to know, Paranormal Equipment, Paranormal Investigation.
Static electricity is what some believe is an indicator of paranormal activity.  What is static electricity and it’s connection to paranormal investigating.    

Joining a team VS independent investigating
28th November 2018 Sarah Chumacero 333 views. 0 comments. General.
Having been on both sides, there are pros and cons to investigating in a team and going solo.

Ghost Lights
28th November 2018 Sarah Chumacero 534 views. 1 comments. General, Famous Paranormal Cases.
In mythology and folklore dating back centuries, there have been reports of ‘ghost lights’.  Lets look at the some of the stories.  Are they really ghost lights or are they atmospheric?

Precognition
27th November 2018 Sarah Chumacero 951 views. 2 comments. Stuff paranormal investigators need to know, General.
Is precognition a message from the other side or a form of de ja vu?

Perception and Reality
22nd November 2018 Sarah Chumacero 1143 views. 0 comments. General.
To us, our perception becomes our own reality because it is what we are seeing and experiencing. When people perceive things differently after experiencing the same situation, who exactly is right?

Krampus
20th November 2018 Sarah Chumacero 378 views. 0 comments. General.
In some cultures, you only have to worry about getting a lump of coal if you are on the naughty list. If you are from the Alpine region, you better watch out, because Krampus could be coming for you.

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    Slender Man, a blurred line between fiction and reality

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    Poltergeists

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    Smell, phantosmia, clairscent and the paranormal

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    EVP - What does it mean and how do I capture one?

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    The famous case of the 'evil' crying boys paintings

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    Did Thomas Edison build a spirit telephone?

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    Suggestive Memory

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    The Stone Tape Theory

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    Bats and Frequency

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    Thoughtography

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    Unperceived existence and the paranormal

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    The doorway effect

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    Water and the Paranormal

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    Harry Houdini and the record breaking Australian first flight!

    13th March 2019

    Is time the key?

    11th March 2019

    Things don't happen overnight

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    Precognition

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    Conversations with a Paranormal Investigator ..... Ileata Kenley Parapsychology researcher

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    Did Thomas Edison build a spirit telephone?

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    Does the paranormal field help salvage our history?

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    We don't know everything, so make sure you really understand what you do know

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    The Philip Experiment

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    Different types of hauntings

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    Just because it's called ghosting doesn't make it paranormal

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    Who is Annabelle and why is everyone so scared of a doll?

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    What is our subconscious and what information does it hold?