Big Picture Science – Skeptic Check: Energy Vortex

by Gary Niederhoff on September 17, 2012

“I feel your vibe!” Well, that describes a number of fabled locales that claim to pulse with mysterious energy – perhaps prompting books to fly across the room or airplanes to vanish into thin air. But what’s the science behind it?

We examine spots marked with an X, for “extraordinary” – from a haunted house to the Bermuda Triangle – to sort out natural from supernatural phenomena.

Plus, what causes the aurora borealis… a haywire Russian space probe… and just what the heck is an “energy vortex,” anyway?

Listen to individual segments here:
Part 1: Winchester Mystery House
Part 2: G-G-G-Ghosts!
Part 3: Phobos-Grunt
Part 4: