Real or Fake? Iceland UFO Descends and Lands in Town

My first though was meteorite, but you can clearly see the object land in town. The object also appears to have a flashing beacon. The best explanation so far is a small UAV (Unmanned Aerial Vehicle). While the light from…

Seattle Space Needle UFO

UFO Blasting off in Seattle

                                        So it’s not a real UFO, but in this picture the fog makes the Seattle Space Needle look like a…

New Bigfoot Evidence?

Is this newly released video actually evidence of Bigfoot, or just a fabrication? I am immediately skeptical that the group caught video of a sleeping Bigfoot but couldn’t come up with more pictures, tracks and hair samples. Did anyone consider…

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Problems With EMF and Unjust Criticism From Skeptics

Chances are good that when a skeptic starts talking about all the instruments paranormal investigators use, the word pseudo-science is close behind. Some of the criticism is deserved, but most is unwarranted. Where Skeptics Get it Wrong Skeptics criticize the…

Analyst vs. Believer: The Harm of Unchecked Belief

I spend a lot of time criticizing the work, methods and mindset of prominent skeptics, and for a large part I think they deserve it. The skeptics I target label themselves as the voice of reason in the paranormal debate,…

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Analyst vs. Critic: Critics Are Party Poopers

I could call paranormal critics party poopers because they demonstrate an inability to accept something can occur outside of the current understanding of science. But really I call them party poopers because they fail to see the significance in proving…

What is An Objective Investigator?

I refer to the term objective investigator frequently, but what does it really mean? First off we have to understand that everyone has bias. We all have opinions, we all have experiences, knowledge and a unique perspective that will cause…

14 Foot Sea Serpent Found in Southern California

14 Foot Sea Serpent Found in Southern California

This ugly creature was pulled from a beach in Southern California. Read the full story here. The fish is a deep-water fish called the Oarfish and can grow to more than 50 feet in length. This was the second Oarfish to…

Analyst vs. Critic: Skeptic.com What is a Skeptic?

I thought this was an interesting video to examine skeptical concepts. Here are a few good quotes from the movie: “Proper skepticism begins with a mind open to the possibility that the claim could be true, we just need to…

Investigating the Paranormal in Style – New Analytical Methodology

Are you as tired of the old back and forth debate between skeptics and believers as I am? Bigfoot does exist, no he doesn’t. He’s a real creature, he’s a hoax. It’s time to bring a more systematic way to…

The Yeti is an Ancient Polar Bear?

If you stay current on your Paranormal News you probably saw new research that has matched suspected Yeti hairs to ancient Polar Bears. Read DNA links mysterious Yeti to ancient bear, scientist claims. It may be disappointing news to some Yeti aficionados…

The New Site is Up and Operational!

The New Site is Up and Operational!

For a while this domain has been a bookmark for what is now TheParanormalAnalyst.com. Changes are happening daily and expect a lot more content to be added soon. If you find errors or issues with the site email Matt@TheParanormalAnalyst.com and stay…

Why Scientific Skeptics Fail in the Study of the Paranormal

If you are serious about finding the root cause of paranormal phenomena, this article is for you. My unique experience as an intelligence analyst provides me a rare perspective into the investigation of suspected paranormal phenomena. I read articles and…