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Supernatural Synchronicity
10th December 2018 Sarah Chumacero 420 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 586 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 229 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 511 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 965 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 590 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 568 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 1879 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 319 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 473 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 860 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 989 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 353 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.

Animals and the paranormal
19th November 2018 Sarah Chumacero 739 views. 3 comments. General.
If a living being has a soul, when we pass it is thought that our physical body dies, but our soul lives on. While this is widely believed amongst humans, does it apply to animals as well? Are there animal spirits? Can animals sense something 'paranormal'? 

Conversations with a Paranormal Investigator .... Ann Hill Psychic Medium
18th November 2018 Sarah Chumacero 315 views. 0 comments. General, Conversations with a paranormal investigator.
This week on Conversations with a Paranormal Investigator, I chat to Ann Hill who is a psychic medium from Melbourne Australia.

Black Eyed Children
17th November 2018 Sarah Chumacero 1081 views. 2 comments. Famous Paranormal Cases, General.
In 1998, on an internet message board, the first account of Black Eyed Children was published. Since then there have been hundreds of accounts worldwide of experiences with Black Eyed Children.

Graveyard VS Cemetery
13th November 2018 Sarah Chumacero 1448 views. 0 comments. General.
I know that I generally use the word 'Cemetery' when it comes to the place we put people to rest. We often however hear the phrase Graveyard and attribute it to the same thing. Apparently they are slightly different. So what is the difference?

Conversations with a Paranormal Investigator ... Rick from Australian Paranormal Society
12th November 2018 Sarah Chumacero 460 views. 2 comments. Conversations with a paranormal investigator, General.
This week on conversations with a paranormal investigator, I talk to Rick from Australian Paranormal Society and learn what it is like being a medium in the paranormal field.

EVP Circle
9th November 2018 Sarah Chumacero 383 views. 0 comments. General, Paranormal Investigation.
If you are heading out for an investigation this weekend, instead of standing around with a recorder waiting for someone to ask a question, try this easy method!

Conversations with a Paranormal Investigator ... Sharmaine from Tasmania's Most Haunted
7th November 2018 Sarah Chumacero 311 views. 0 comments. Conversations with a paranormal investigator, General.
The week on Conversations with a paranormal investigator we meet Sharmaine. She is the owner of Tasmania's Most Haunted in Tassie Australia who run paranormal experiences from Willow Court Asylum.

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    The 21 Grams Experiment

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    Slender Man, a blurred line between fiction and reality

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    What are the odds?

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    Static Electricity and the paranormal

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    Poltergeists

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    The famous case of the 'evil' crying boys paintings

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    Smell, phantosmia, clairscent and the paranormal

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    Why the paranormal community will never be taken seriously

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    Why do batteries drain?

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

  • 18th March 2019

    Harry Houdini and the record breaking Australian first flight!

    13th March 2019

    Is time the key?

    11th March 2019

    Things don't happen overnight

    10th March 2019

    The real 'spirit' in the room

    6th March 2019

    Schrödinger's Cat, many worlds and the paranormal

    1st March 2019

    The strange disappearance of Frederick Valentich

    27th February 2019

    What exactly are we looking for?

    24th February 2019

    The ideomotor phenomena

    22nd February 2019

    We need to stop over embellishing

    22nd February 2019

    Dance till you die!

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    Unperceived existence and the paranormal

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    The Scientific Method

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    The curious case of Kelly Cahill

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

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    Pareidolia/matrixing is really just our brains trying to be smart

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    Does the paranormal field help salvage our history?

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    Precognition

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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