Tagged: Psychic

Science Tank | Cold Readers: The First Circle of Hell - Guest Work

Guest Author Jan 09, 2018

It was 2010 and my father had passed away earlier that year. My usual logic blinded by grief, I did what any standard mourner would do and booked an appointment to see a medium. Walking into her home-cum-spiritual lair, I immediately noticed the tacky abundance of quartz crystals (when will people understand that tectosilicates do not have magical powers, … Read More

A psychic faces a room of skeptics - Griffin's Gadgets

Peter Griffin Sep 09, 2013

You have to give Sue Nicholson credit. The self-proclaimed “international psychic medium” may be greeted with legions of fans interested in getting “answers from the other side” when she kicks off her national tour at $58 a ticket this weekend. Psychic Susan Nicholson But when she entered a lecture theatre at Victoria University last weekend to close day … Read More

Psychics fail challenge - Infectious Thoughts

Siouxsie Wiles Nov 01, 2012

On the 21 October at Goldsmiths, University of London, professor of psychology Chris French, author and physicist Simon Singh and Merseyside Skeptics Society‘s Michael Marshall put two professional psychics to the test. Kim Whitton, who describes herself as a “modern mystic” with more than 15 years’ experience as a spiritual … Read More

Psychic Called Out on TV - Molecular Matters

Michael Edmonds Jan 16, 2012

Finally, at last, a TV host who actually calls out a “psychic” on an epic fail of a reading. M or J? Is there anyone who doesn’t have an M or a J in their family? Daughter has a boyfriend at 6? Someone’s information fishing trip just blew up in her face. The reading becomes increasingly desperate. The fact … Read More