supernatural

Myth Understood

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.
Christobel Hastings
10.31.18
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.
Kaleigh Rogers
7.3.18
supernatural

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.
Caroline Kent
6.5.18
Noisey Hitlist

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.'
Daisy Jones
2.28.18
Film

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.
Zing Tsjeng
10.23.17
history

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.
Natasha Wynarczyk
9.4.17
Books

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.
J. W. McCormack
6.30.17
monday insta illustrator

[NSFW] Nightmare Fashion Illustrations Reimagine Japanese Myths

Tina Jiang marries demons with bad dreams in her macabre drawings.
Beckett Mufson
5.1.17
Ghosts

Andrew W.K. on Believing in the Paranormal

The only thing to fear is how little we actually know.
Andrew W.K.
2.8.17
Stuff

We're Here, We're Queer, We're Ghosts

The surprisingly serious search for queer ghosts.
Matt Baume
12.15.16
video

What the Hell Is Netflix’s New Show ‘The OA’ About?

It looks like a creepy, mind-boggling, supernatural mystery.
Madison Margolin
12.13.16
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.
Daisy Jones
8.19.16
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