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The sad origin story behind the Mel Meter 8704

30th October 2017 Reading Time: 3 minutes General, Paranormal Equipment. 14371 views. 18

The Mel Meter 8704 is one of the most used pieces of equipment out in the field. There is actually a really sad but touching story as to how the Mel Meter came to be.

Regardless of your views, you must be respectful!

30th October 2017 Reading Time: 6 minutes General, Stuff paranormal investigators need to know. 926 views. 0

We all have different opinions, but respect is key. If you go into a location being disrespectful to their wishes, it can cause damage to the field because they might just close the doors to everyone else.

We develop and evolve - it is all a part of our journey

20th October 2017 Reading Time: 4 minutes General. 813 views. 0

I am not the same person I was all those years ago when I started, but it is all an important part of the journey. You may think differently to the past and may even think 'What the hell was I thinking?' but we have all been there and it is all about growth that comes with experience.

Video ITC

20th October 2017 Reading Time: 5 minutes General, Famous Paranormal Cases. 5609 views. 0

ITC is all the rage these days predominately with audio in the form of ghost boxes. Way back in 1985, Klaus Schreiber developed video ITC which people still today are trying to improve and experiment with. So what is all about? Is it spirits we are looking at or is it pareidolia?

What is Kirlian photography?

16th October 2017 Reading Time: 6 minutes Photography, General. 6542 views. 0

Kirlian photography is also known as aura photography. You don't even need a camera to get a picture. Where did the concept come from and how does it work? Is it spiritual or is it science?

What is infrasound?

15th October 2017 Reading Time: 5 minutes General, Stuff paranormal investigators need to know. 2748 views. 3

Infrasound is yet another phenomenon that can cause us to believe we are having a paranormal experience. Having an understanding of how it works is actually beneficial to investigators not only to help us debunk hauntings, but we can use it to aid our experiments as well.

Does the lunar cycle influence paranormal activity?

11th October 2017 Reading Time: 6 minutes General. 6990 views. 1

We often claim that paranormal activity is at it's highest around the full moon. What does the moon do and does it influence paranormal activity?

A personal experience is that just that ..... It's personal

7th October 2017 Reading Time: 7 minutes General. 1186 views. 2

We all started somewhere and usually it has stemmed from some sort of personal experience. While it is not something can be used as evidence, it is an important part of being an investigator because it reminds us why we are out there seeking these answers.

The fight or flight response

4th October 2017 Reading Time: 6 minutes General. 3262 views. 1

When put under stress or confronted with something that you fear, what is your natural reaction? Your body goes into what is known as 'fight or flight' mode.  What is it and why do we react this way?

Why we should be logging data to back up our claims

26th September 2017 Reading Time: 5 minutes General, Paranormal Investigation. 877 views. 0

The paranormal field is full of theories and claims, but how many of them are actually backed up by data?