The Role of the Occult in Science

While mention of the occult creates associations with black magic in the popular imagination, this is a simplistic view of a complex subject. The word “occult” has its root in the Latin word¬†occultus,¬†meaning “secret” or “hidden.” The similarity between the words “occult” and “cult” has caused some confusion, and popular culture has also helped to …

The Paranormal World

The Paranormal industry has seen an incredible spike in recent years, with TV shows, movies, and books about alleged hauntings dominating the airways and sending chills up thrilled viewers’ spines who have an interest in ghosts, spirits, and more. With scientific advances advocating the research into the paranormal and unexplained, shows like the SYFY channel’s …