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en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Ghost

In folklore, a ghost is the soul or spirit of a dead person or animal that can appear to the living. .... Some people believe the ghost or spirit never leaves Earth until there is ..... Many Chinese today believe it possible to contact the spirits of their ...

www.huffingtonpost.com/2013/02/02/real-ghosts-americans-poll_n_2049485.html

Feb 2, 2013 ...Now, I had no idea that this apartment was haunted, and [my friend] said he ... “I think that people believe in ghosts or spirits because it provides comfort. There are so many things in life that are hard to explain, and that's why ...

www.theatlantic.com/health/archive/2014/09/why-do-people-believe-in-ghosts/379072

Sep 5, 2014 ... It seems that belief in ghosts is even more widespread in much of ... In Taiwan, some people believe that the presence of wandering ghosts during Ghost .... Now it's one centerpiece of China's “Belt and Road” initiative, and the ...

www.pewresearch.org/fact-tank/2015/10/30/18-of-americans-say-theyve-seen-a-ghost

Oct 30, 2015 ... 18% of Americans say they've seen a ghost ... “Over one-third say that they believe in the spirits of the dead coming back; about that many also say they ... It's impossible to say, but people who often go to worship services appear to be less likely ... More Americans now say they're spiritual but not religious.

www.ghostsandgravestones.com/believe-in-ghosts.php

Many people not only believe there's life after death, they also believe that humans have led past lives. This is actually a common belief among many cultures ...

thoughtcatalog.com/daniel-hayes/2015/06/ghost-statistics

Jun 22, 2015 ... I'm betting the disparity lies in people not wanting to admit how much they believe in the paranormal. 7. Of those individuals who stated they ...

www.realsimple.com/health/mind-mood/why-people-believe-in-ghosts

What. Was. That? A 2013 Harris poll found that 42 percent of Americans believe in ghosts. Matthew Hutson, the author of The 7 Laws of Magical Thinking.

www.businessinsider.com/why-people-believe-ghosts-2016-10

Oct 24, 2016 ... Why we believe in ghosts has a lot to do with how our brains work, our other ... But that's the confusing thing about our many perceptions of ghosts: Are they out ... NOW WATCH: This 'Ghostbusters' superfan spent over $150K ...

www.livescience.com/26697-are-ghosts-real.html

May 17, 2017 ... Ghost hunters like to believe that ghosts exist, but science and logic ... Today, few people accept that bit of lore, but it's likely that many of the ...