Ghosts

Find out everything there is to know about ghosts and stay updated on the latest ghost news with the comprehensive articles, interactive features and ghost pictures at LiveScience.com. Learn more about this fascinating phenomenon as scientists continue to make amazing discoveries about ghosts.
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Ghost Busters! Night-Vision Camera Touted As Paranormal Tracker
The cameras can be monitored from your smartphone.
October 29th, 2014
If you're looking for something spooky to do this Halloween, you might consider walking around the block to search for ghosts in your neighborhood.
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Is a Ghost Lurking in a Factory Toilet?
ghost in woods
June 21st, 2013
A Bangladeshi woman claims her sickness may be due to a spirit attacking her.
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10 Ghost Stories That Will Haunt You for Life
The King's Staircase at Hampton Court Palace in Surrey, England, which is considered one of the most haunted places in the world.
October 29th, 2014
From the haunted Tower of London to the story that inspired "The Exorcist" and the rattling tale of Lady Dorothy's apparition spooking the 300-year-old Raynham Hall, ghost stories have been told since ancient times and are a staple of Halloween.
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Ghouls Around the World: 5 Spooky Ghost Traditions
Woman in Day of the Dead or Halloween face paint.
October 28th, 2013
From the soulless Jewish monster created from soil to the cannibal ghouls of Native American cultures, here are several spooky ghost traditions from around the world.
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The Science of Halloween's Scariest Creatures
bloody vampire
October 31st, 2012
Werewolves, zombies, ghosts and the rest didn't just appear out of thin air...
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Fake Ghost Photos Haunt Real Ghost Researchers
Ghost Lincoln Picture
November 15th, 2011
Phone apps that add fake ghosts to photos make it harder to prove that ghosts exist.
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Eerie! 6 Haunting Tales of Ghost Ships
ghost ship, shipwrecks
October 28th, 2014
Live Science looks at some of the most haunted ships throughout history, from phantom ships that appear as eerie apparitions to real-life abandoned wrecks to those craft that disappeared mysteriously with no survivors.
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Ghost Hunters Sound Credible with a Little 'Science'
October 24th, 2012
A sprinkling of shady science can lend undue credibility to paranormal investigators, a study found.
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