This trope has been exhausted in the media and also has roots in some cultural and real life anecdotal lore. Could there be truth to pregnancy acting as a beacon to spirits, or is it all just baby brain? Let’s explore some theories!
We’ve all felt it; eyes burning a hole into the back of our head, only to turn around and find that no one is there. Are there really people or spirits creeping on us, watching our every move, or is it yet another trick of the mind?
Superstition or protection, we’re not sure. Either way, these collective traditions are said to ease the mind and protect the spirit…from spirits. Whether the threat of harm is real or not, these “apotropaic” solutions seem to treat the anxiety at least.
Is it possible for the soul to travel outside the body while we’re alive and even on command? Could we be investigating live people? Several studies have explored the possibility of astral projection, remote viewing, and bi-location, and the results may surprise you.