Life is strange at the best of times. Things happen which jar you for a moment. You put them out of your mind.
You tell yourself that you must be tired and that you imagined it. But did you? When you think you have experienced something before,
have you? There is a vast array of testimonials that go some way to indicate that life here is not always as mundane as we percieve it to be.
Many of these testimonials have been explained as tricks of light, or other such anomalies but not everything can be written off quite so easily.
The Paranormal has been around for as long as people can remember. Psychic abilities have been claimed for hundreds of years.
Women were burnt as witches because they displayed abiliies or features that were different to the norm.
Some study has been conducted by some Universities and Colleges. But pinning down the Paranormal in a scientific way is still a long way off, much less seeing it accepted as credible.
Keith Charles, in his book Psychic Detective claims to have used his powers to solve crimes that would not have been solved at all.
There are any books and websites dedicated to the subject of Extraterrestrials.
From the movie "E.T." to the investigations by NASA, there is a wealth of material out there. Everyone has an opinion but nobody reallly knows.
Many, many sightings have been proven to be misunderstood phenomena or plain simple hoaxes.
But there is significant work being carried out by organisations such as S.E.T.I.(Search For Extraterrestrial Intelligence)
While these searches far out into space have been going on, there have been claims of meetings and abductions here on earth.
Timothy Good tells of such visitaions from outer space.
Other Unexplained Phenomenon
There are a host of other unexplained phenomenon that can be considered.Herbert B Greenhouse
tells us of many cases of disasters having been foretold but only understood when it was too late. Jenny Randles has documented many strange cases throughout her writing career.
Spontaneous Human Combustion is one example.