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Not everyone in Hollywood buys into psychics

Well, here is a breath of fresh air. Hollywood elite talking rational about psychic powers. Psychic Skeptics Weigh In […]even at the premiere party for “Red Lights,” a thriller in which Sigourney Weaver plays a paranormal detective investigating a famous psychic, guests erred on the side of skepticism in regards to the supernatural. Or, in…

Spot the psychic scams, shams and famous names in Red Lights: A review by Chris French

Professor Chris French, a real life professional in anomalous psychology, gives his review of the new parapsychology-themed film Red Lights: How true to life are the psychics and psychologists in Red Lights? Much of the inspiration for the film is taken from real life. A psychic who began his career by “psychically” bending spoons but…

Why we buy into conspiracy theories

Conspiracy theories ‘give illusion of control’ – Scotsman.com. IT’S what they want you to believe. Swallowing conspiracy theories can actually make you feel safer and help make sense of the world, according to new research. The research, conducted by Goldsmiths, University of London, examined a number of famous conspiracy theories, including those surrounding the assassination…