Monthly Archives: September 2020

Pepper’s Ghost

By | September 28, 2020

Pepper’s Ghost is a trick illusionists use to project an image. It is similar to the way a hologram works. While it is a trick used in ‘haunted houses’ for entertainment, it is something that you can also unknowingly capture on camera under the right set of circumstances and something paranormal investigators should be aware of.

Are we willing to accept evidence?

By | September 26, 2020

The description of a book I am reading sparked a train of thought that I felt compelled to write about. It asked “if we are willing to take evidence of such often off-limits topics seriously”. Does the backfire effect mean we will not accep…