A magician and self described leading skeptic of things that aren't likely to be true, James Randi, cautions that anyone can fall victim to false claims.
Paranormal denotes experiences that are outside the norm and beyond scientific explanation. Even so, these events, from supernatural phenomena to extrasensory perception to ghosts, aliens and UFOs, take on a life of their own in pop culture. That’s where Live Science comes in: Our reporters dig into the latest paranormal news to debunk and even explain the science of what's really causing the seemingly supernatural.
The movie "Push," in theaters Feb. 6, is about a group of young Americans with various psychic abilities.
A mysterious set of UFO lights that appeared over Phoenix, Arizona last year likely made an unexpected reappearance over New Jersey on Monday night.
Ghost hunters use some very high-tech equipment and plenty of illogic. And somehow they fail to find what they seek. But of course, the hunt continues.