Charleston, West Virginia
Objective Scientific Paranormal Investigations And Research
in Charleston, West Virginia
Some Paranormal Definitions, Terms and Ghost Hunter Speak
Angels: Spiritual being believed to be the messenger of God.
Apparition: The visible form of a ghost
Astrology: The study of how astronomical conditions influence human actions.
Benign Spirit: A spirit that will not harm a person
Black Magic: Using evil to cast spells or rituals to hurt other people
Clairvoyance: A person with the ability to see events which have not occurred
Cold Spot: A place in an area where the temperature is lower then the rest of the area
Demon: An evil spirit believed to have power of humans
A hybrid of electrical charges and magnetic fields that binds nature together
EVP: Electronic Voice Phenomena–the practice of trying to capture the voice of the dead on a voice recorder
whose scale is graduated in gauss or kilogauss, and usually measures only the
intensity, and not the direction, of the
Ghost: A figure of a person, which is often described as being translucent, of what some believe to be of a deceased person.
Ghost Hunter: Someone who investigates ghostly activity.
Haunting: Subject to be visited by such things as ghost or apparitions, unexplainable sounds, smells or other things that cannot be explained.
What are Orbs: Small sphere-shaped masses of energy believed to be the beginning of an apparition
Paranormal: A series of events, abilities or matter which cannot be explained by science.
spirit which will focus on a person instead of a location and is usually
associated with the throwing of things, scratches,
and just causing damage to it’s surroundings, and it’s focus is usually on young adolescent child.