A scientist claims to reproduce the Shroud of Turin using ancient printing methods. Skeptics vs. believers
- Spiritual Women Have More Sex
New research has found that spirituality has a greater effect on the sex lives of young adults.
- Spate of 1996 UFO Sightings Spurred by "X Files"
Supposed UFO sightings in Britain were often explained by natural or man-made phenomena.
- Mermaid Sightings Claimed in Israel
Reports of mermaid sightings have come from the Israeli town of Kiryat Yam.
- Is that a U.F.O.?
These flying saucer looking aircraft look as though they are from outer space, but they are not being piloted by little green men.
- The "Belief Gap"
Some 55 percent say science and religion are often in conflict, and 36 percent say science sometimes conflicts with their own beliefs.
- America's Loch Ness Monster? Or a Swimming Deer?
New footage of Champ, the monster said to inhabit Vermont's Lake Champlain, was recently released.
- Astronauts Debunk NASA "UFO" Videos
They discuss a supposed coverup and what's really seen in the footage.
- Twitter Experiment Explores ESP
Will be the largest ESP ("remote viewing") experiment in history.
- New Surprising Results on Abortion and Religiosity
Pregnant teens and 20-somethings from private religious schools are more likely to obtain abortions than their public school peers.
- Revisiting Spirituality and AIDS
An HIV-positive woman says prayer replaces medicine for her, but research remains less certain.
- Odd Object Over Arizona Not a UFO
I saw what looked to be a large, clear-plastic balloon in the sky.
- Is Torture Okay? Depends on Your Religion
15 percent say it's often justified. But among white evangelical Protestants, the number is higher.
- The Evolution of Religion
Why do people believe? One idea is that religious belief confers evolutionary benefits.
- Alien Abduction: Looking Back at America's First Case
Betty and Barney Hill claimed they were abducted by aliens in 1961.
- Who Was Jesus, the Man?
His story is perhaps the most famous on Earth, yet how much is known about Jesus of Nazareth?
- NJ Men Fined $250 for UFO Hoax
Russo and Rudy revealed their hoax on April Fool's day. Now they'll pay.
- The Great New Jersey UFO Hoax
When residents of Morris County, NJ saw bright lights in the night sky Jan. 5, many thought it was a UFO. But Joe Rudy and Chris Russo perpetrated the hoax with helium balloons and flares as part of a social experiment to create a media event.
- UFO Hoax Was a Social Experiment
Strange lights appeared over Morris County, New Jersey, on Jan. 5.
- The Real Story Behind "The Haunting in Connecticut"
The new film "The Haunting in Connecticut" tells the story of the Snedeker family.
- You Pay, Computer Prays For You
Information Age Prayer is a site that charges you a monthly fee to say prayers for you.
- Science Buzz (Y!)