Tag Archive for ghost hunting

Creator of gadgets for Ghost Adventures show says he does not believe in ghosts

Ghost hunters have been played by promoters of pricey ghost tech gadgets. Out in Popular Mechanics is a detailed article on the dubious history of ghost hunting gadgets. Three skeptics and a seasoned paranormal scholar chime in on the pseudoscientific basis behind these instruments but, in a revealing twist, two well-known “gadgeteers” of Ghost Adventures refused to talk. And…

Absurd idea for video enhancement to “capture proof of ghosts”

$50K for a video service to see ghosts, or should I say more rightly, anomalies that people will say are ghosts. TVTechnology: New Video Enhancing Service Looks to Find Ghosts. The creator of a new Hidden Intelligence Tracking (HIT) technology is seeking crowdfunding under the auspices of helping users capture video proof that they are…

Ghost hunting at the museum with XBOX LASER technology!

The Laurel Museum in Laurel, Maryland is supposedly haunted. A group of ghost hunters was called and did some investigating. Or did they? I wouldn’t call it investigating… Is the Laurel Museum haunted?. The Laurel Museum is operated by the Laurel Historical Society out of a restored 19th-century mill worker’s house adjacent to Riverfront Park.…

This ghost hunter went into a haunted house and you WON’T BELIEVE WHAT HAPPENED NEXT!

Well, I don’t really believe it. I think there is more to this. The reputation of the Welles house in Wilkes-Barre, Pennsylvania is being enhanced by big name paranormalists. Something spooky is going on here. After just one night at 46 S. Welles St., John Zaffis is convinced. “There is definitely paranormal activity that transpires…

New ghost hunting store aims to serve weekend hobbyists

Ghost hunting is a business opportunity. New store caters to ghost hunters | www.daytondailynews.com. [T]here’s actually no better time to open a store like Ghost Hunting Source — arguably the only place around where you can buy an electromagnetic field detector, an infrared camera and a dowsing rod all in a single shopping trip —…

Popular Archaeology promotes haunted museums

Popular Archaeology has a story on a haunted museum in North Carolina. My question: Is paranormal investigation now considered “archaeology”? Ghosts in the Nation’s Attics? | Popular Archaeology. Like cemeteries, old homes, and sunken ships, even museums may not be beyond the domain of investigators who specialize in detecting and documenting paranormal activity, experiences or…

Sham inquiry: It’s supposedly haunted so let’s go look for “evidence”

This story about the Middleborough, MA Town Hall floated around many outlets. I passed on it because it was the typical paranormal investigator story. But since it got such widespread coverage, I thought it worth posting (thanks to a tip) and examining a little more closely. Paranormal investigators to search Middleborough Town Hall for ghostly…

Paranormal investigators doing a public “reveal” of evidence

Ghost hunters say they have evidence. Confirmed: paranormal. Oh, really….? Paranormal Investigators Dig “Beneath The Surface” At the Chattanooga Public Library On Friday – 03/02/2013 – Chattanoogan.com. A ghost hunting group will be presenting their evidence at the library in Tennessee. These type of stories come around a lot. The group ALWAYS says they have…

Haverhill College offering ghost hunting course

Hunting ghosts in Groveland is latest college course offering -The Boston Globe. Ghost hunting is now among class offerings at Haverhill college Ghost hunting – regardless of whether you’re a believer, a skeptic, or indifferent – has its own unique methodology, requiring both sophisticated technology and otherworldly tools, along with analysis, deduction, calculations, and the…

Nonscientists count on science and technology for paranormal breakthrough

Bringing science and technology into the world of the paranormal | DL-Online | Detroit Lakes, Minnesota. With the popularity of paranormal research reaching an all-time high, there are an abundance of theories, guesses and ideas of what motors one of man’s final frontiers. Everything from “it’s all the devil’s work” to quantum physical theories have…