Parapsychology. Extrasensory Perception . ESP: What is it?. Information not gained through the recognized physical senses but perceived by the mind. Term coined to J.B. Rhine (1985-1980) Father of Parapsychology Botanist who became a psychologist Worked at Duke University
Photography provided evidence of haunts.
Or did it?
Real or fake?
How could you tell?
Author of Sherlock Holmes mysteries
Also a believer in psychical phenomenon
Sent pictures of fairies taken by children
Published them in newspaper as being the real thing.
Escape artist and stage performer
Appears in movie as the skeptical voice.
Sought our a medium to contact his mother.
Unfortunately medium “channeled” his mother as speaking German when she spoke Yiddish.
Went on campaign to expose fraudulent mediums.
Mediums using tricks to make spirits appear.
James Randi, Magician
Uri Geller, Psychic