Why do people see ghosts?
How science has tried to explain this phenomenon
Do you believe in ghosts? If so, have you ever had a sighting? If your answer is "yes" to both questions, you are not alone. In reality, several surveys have found that the majority of participants believe in ghosts, with a considerable percentage claiming that they have encountered them.
Our belief in supernatural phenomena dates back centuries. Throughout history, humanity has turned to the esoteric for meaning, and continues to do so. However, while many individuals claim to have had paranormal encounters, science also provides some insight into the matter.
Explore the gallery below to discover the scientific explanations behind why people see ghosts.
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