How Female Vampires Sucked the Patriarchy Out of Pop Culture
From 19th century Irish literature to "Buffy," the vampiress has been redefining "acceptable womanhood" for centuries.
Science Solved It
The Mystery of the Kentucky 'Meat Shower'
A “meat shower” is exactly what it sounds like, but it turns out there’s a pretty simple, likely explanation for what caused it.
The Women Who Claim to Have Seen Fairies
According to a new survey, 44 percent of British people claim to have seen fairies. We speak to three women who believe in the little folk.
Esther Joy Turns an Obsession with Aliens into Thrashing Electro
The London producer tells us about writing a whole sci-fi narrative to go with her upcoming EP 'The Acid Caves.'
Real-Life Exorcisms Are Far More Tragic Than Scary
In her heartbreaking documentary, 'DELIVER US (Liberami)' filmmaker Federica Di Giacomo follows a Sicilian priest as he exorcizes his flock.
The Two Schoolgirls Who Fooled the World Into Believing in Fairies
With some hatpins, cardboard, and a borrowed camera, Elsie Wright and Frances Griffiths created the Cottingley Fairies—one of the biggest photographic hoaxes of the 20th century.
Hitler Used Werewolves, Vampires, and Astrology to Brainwash Germany
'Hitler’s Monsters' is a new book that examines the surprisingly deep connection between Nazis and the supernatural.
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[NSFW] Nightmare Fashion Illustrations Reimagine Japanese Myths
Tina Jiang marries demons with bad dreams in her macabre drawings.
Andrew W.K. on Believing in the Paranormal
The only thing to fear is how little we actually know.
We're Here, We're Queer, We're Ghosts
The surprisingly serious search for queer ghosts.
What the Hell Is Netflix’s New Show ‘The OA’ About?
It looks like a creepy, mind-boggling, supernatural mystery.
Internet Videos Of Particular Importance
Carly Rae Jepsen and Danny L Harle’s New Video Will Make You Want to Move to Beverly Hills and Live Your Best Life
Seriously, watch it for yourself and tell me this is not a physical enactment of all of your wildest hopes and dreams.