Thursday, December 8, 2016
Contact us    |    Advertise    |   Help   RSS icon Twitter icon Facebook icon
    Home  ·  News  ·  Forum  ·  Stories  ·  Image Gallery  ·  Columns  ·  Encyclopedia  ·  Videos
Find: in

Ghosts in the machine


Posted on Tuesday, 4 January, 2005 | Comment icon 5 comments


Image credit: sxc.hu
 
"Natural background noise or messages from the other side?Williamson, a 47-year-old former cleaner, is a dedicated collector of "electronic voice phenomena", commonly known as EVP - the mysterious voices or voice-like sounds, often distorted amid other extraneous noise, which can crop up on tape recordings, broadcasts, even telephone answering machines."

  View: Full article |  Source: Scotsman

  Discuss: View comments (5)

   


 
Recent comments on this story
Comment icon #1 Posted by Great Big Sea on 4 January, 2005, 20:50
in which believers simply hear whatever they want to hear. However you may interpret it Of course! It's just really noise, and some people will "hear" people talking and stuff. I find it interesting but a little creepy.
Comment icon #2 Posted by pallidin on 5 January, 2005, 22:21
Though I believe in the potential of EVP, I would imagine that in this day and age of household computers and easily obtained audio software, that 80 % or more are simple fakes and hoaxes.
Comment icon #3 Posted by psychic boy on 5 January, 2005, 22:40
i think evp and ghost making sounds through a electrical object is cheezy but i still believe it is real cuz most people get attached to the objects they cant let go near death and the souls dont go to the light so they stay with their posetion and how evp work... i dont know. lol
Comment icon #4 Posted by ROGER on 7 January, 2005, 7:08
EVP is never going to get scientific validation because to screen out the ambient noise for a clearer signal you block out the lower frequencies that the voices are in. But I have heard some fair samples on the different sights and do not rule out the possibility for future successful communications.
Comment icon #5 Posted by AztecInca on 7 January, 2005, 9:51
Mostly its just peoples brains telling them they are hearing something because they are trying to hear anything so very much! But not always...................


Please Login or Register to post a comment.


  On the forums
 United States and the Americas
  "Baby It's Cold Outside" to be re-written?
  Fires
  School's on Santa Claus sparks outrage
 Stories, Sightings & Experiences
  Imaginary Friend?
  Need help
  Demon House
 Ancient Mysteries & Alternative History
  Thiaoouba Prophecy
  Nagas of India
  Emerald Tablets of Thoth
Loch Ness Monster sightings are on the rise
12-7-2016
There have been more sightings of the elusive creature this year than during any other this millennium.
Earth to see 25-hour days as rotation slows
12-7-2016
Scientists have been attempting to work out how long it will take for us to gain an extra hour per day.
Germany's nuclear fusion reactor really works
12-6-2016
Scientists have confirmed that the experimental machine is operating with 'unprecedented accuracy'.
Mysterious 'sea blob' sighted after 100 years
12-6-2016
A strange-looking invertebrate has been spotted by a deep-sea ROV over a century after its discovery.
Other news in this category
Long-lost 1890s HG Wells ghost story revealed
Posted 11-26-2016 | 3 comments
The man behind 'The Time Machine' and other literary classics also wrote an unpublished ghost story....
 
Ghostly face appears in haunted tour photo
Posted 11-7-2016 | 26 comments
The unexpected extra was discovered in a photo taken during a recent tour of an abandoned hospital....
 
'Ghost' tips over cleaning supplies in pub
Posted 10-24-2016 | 26 comments
CCTV footage recorded in a pub in England appears to show objects being moved around by an unseen force....
 
'Lone horseman' ghost still haunts Grimsby
Posted 10-9-2016 | 15 comments
The spirit of a boy who was killed in a riding accident in 1885 has allegedly been sighted many times....
 
British pub demands return of stolen ghost
Posted 9-8-2016 | 16 comments
The owners of a historic pub in England have written to a Chinese artist who allegedly stole their ghost....
 
Investigators appeal to poltergeist family
Posted 8-19-2016 | 22 comments
The case of a mother and son driven from their home by a ghost has been continuing to generate interest....
 
Scottish police baffled by 'poltergeist' case
Posted 8-15-2016 | 22 comments
A series of paranormal disturbances at a house in South Lanarkshire have been investigated by the police....
 
Video shows 'ghost' following man in to taxi
Posted 8-2-2016 | 19 comments
CCTV footage from Japan shows a mysterious figure getting in to a cab behind an unsuspecting passenger....
 

 View: More news in this category
 
Top   |  Home   |   Forum   |   News   |   Image Gallery   |  Columns   |   Encyclopedia   |   Videos   |   Polls
UM-X 10.7 Unexplained-Mysteries.com 2001-2015
Privacy Policy and Disclaimer   |   Cookies   |   Advertise   |   Contact   |   Help/FAQ