Since this period explorers and investigators have been almost constantly at work.
The great difficulty which has been felt by investigators in determining the character and attributes of the god Baal mainly arises from the original.
Buchanan on the " Challenger " it has been usual for British investigators to calculate specific gravities for sea-water at 60° F.
Dean spoke for the first time since the investigators arrived.
Dean then brought Lydia Larkin into the picture by telling Jake Weller how she had radioed Fitzgerald with the two Denver investigators in her car, making the call from the spot where he claimed she'd be out of reception.
He moved closer to Dean, out of earshot of the waiting investigators.
These investigators regarded yeast as a plant, and Meyer gave to the germs the systematic name of "Saccharomyces" (sugar fungus).
When the conclusions thus reached by many independent investigators were at length reduced to a system by Calvin, in his famous Institutio, it became the definite ideal of church government for all the Reformed, in contradistinction to the Lutheran, churches.
Since 1860 several visits have been paid to the group by scientific investigators - by Dr Habel in 1868; Messrs Baur and Adams, and the naturalists of the "Albatross," between 1888 and 1891; and in 1897-1898 by Mr Charles Harris, whose journey was specially undertaken at the instance of the Hon.
- Morse's Con Numerous investigators followed in duction Method.
Many investigators were thus attracted into this field of research and invention.
Most large towns contain important state or communal archives, iii which a considerable amount of research is being done by local investigators; the various societies for local history (Societd di Storia Patria) do very good work and issue valuable publications; the treasures which the archives contain are by no means exhausted.
In many regions-- Egypt, Babylonia, &c. - individual investigators of the great religions have thought they found traces of an early - one hesitates to write, of a " primitive " - monotheism.
The thirty years which followed the publication of the Origin of Species were characterized chiefly by anatomical and embryological work; since then there has been no diminution in anatomical and embryological enthusiasm, but many of the continually increasing body of investigators have turned again to bionomical work.
Inasmuch as Lamarck attempted to frame a theory of evolution in which the principle of natural selection had no part, the interpretation placed on their work by many bionomical investigators recalls the theories of Lamarck, and the name Neo-Lamarckism has been used of such a school of biologists, particularly active in America.
The whole of the writings of this time are dominated by a preoccupation with the functions of the different tissues, in itself an excellent standpoint for investigation, but frequently leading in the case of these early investigators to one-sided and distorted views of the facts of structure.
investigators, prominent among whom were several of the most eminent founders of modern.
1891), both scholarly investigators of Jewish literary history.
It is to these two investigators and their pupils that most of our exact thermochemical data are due.
The study of the physiology of ecdysis in its simpler forms has unfortunately been somewhat neglected, investigators having directed their attention chiefly to the cases that are most striking, such as the transformation of a maggot into a fly, or of a caterpillar into a butterfly.
To enable the reader to compare the several groups of Nitzsch with the families of L'Herminier, the numbers applied by the latter to his families are suffixed in square brackets to the names of the former; and, disregarding the order of sequence, which is here immaterial, the essential correspondence of the two systems is worthy of all attention, for it obviously means that these two investigators, starting from different points, must have been on the right track, when they so often coincided as to the limits of what they considered to be, and what we are now almost justified in calling, natural groups.'
Fuller knowledge has shown that Macgillivray was ill-advised in laying stress on the systematic value of adaptive characters, but his contributions to anatomy were valuable, and later investigators, in particular H.
It is obvious that both these investigators had the genius for recognizing and interpreting the value of characters; but their labours do not seem to have met with much encouragement; and a general arrangement of the class laid by Blyth before the Zoological Society at this time 1 does not appear in its publications.
began to appear in 1867, and was completed in 1871 the more so, since the exigencies of his undertaking compelled him to use materials that had been almost wholly neglected by other investigators.
Some investigators incline to Suf, or to the Jebel Kafkafa.
Every year is attended by fresh " discoveries " in this prolific source of elementary substances, but the paucity of materials and the predilections of the investigators militate in some measure against a just valuation being accorded to such researches.
After having been somewhat neglected for the greater attractions and wider field presented by organic chemistry, the study of the elements and their inorganic compounds is now' rapidly coming into favour; new investigators are continually entering the lists; the beaten paths are being retraversed and new ramifications pursued.
Progress in forensic chemistry was only possible after the reactions of poisons had been systematized; a subject which has been worked out by many investigators, of whom we notice K.
A very curious fresco, found in the cemetery of Calixtus, preserved by the engravings of the earlier investigators (Bottari, torn.
Alessandro Volta of Pavia discovered the electric battery in the year 1800, and thus placed the means of maintaining a steady electric current in the hands of investigators, who, before that date, had been restricted to the study of the isolated electric charges given by frictional electric machines.
8.818" The question of the possible or probable error of these results is one on which there is a marked divergence of opinion among investigators.
Rowland,' whose careful experiments led to general recognition of the fact previously ignored by nearly all investigators, that magnetic susceptibility and permeability are by no means constants (at least in the case of the ferromagnetic metals) but functions of the magnetizing force.
The university was served by a body of teachers and investigators who won for it a prominent position among European schools.
Henry Thomas Colebrooke, one of the earliest modern investigators of Hindu science, presumes that the treatise of Aryabhatta extended to determinate quadratic equations, indeterminate equations of the first degree, and probably of the second.
In the 17th century the lovers of the new philosophy, the investigators of nature by means of observation and experiment, banded themselves into academies or societies for mutual support and intercourse.
The greatest of all investigators of animal structure in the 19th century was Johann Miller (1801-1858), the successor in Germany of the anatomists Rathke (1793-1860) and Meckel (1781-1833).
Peligot's results, though called in question by Berzelius, have been amply confirmed by all subsequent investigators; only now, on theoretical grounds, first set forth by Mendeleeff, we double Peligot's atomic weight, so that U now signifies 240 parts of uranium, while UO 3 stands as the formula of the yellow oxide, and UO 2 as that of Berzelius's metal.
This phenomenon, called chemiotaxis, has been studied by several investigators.
To the work carried on by the Imperial Cancer Research Fund in England, and to investigators in other countries, are due the present day scientific efforts made to systematize investigation and clear away many of the hypothetical speculations that have gathered round this most difficult subject.
Some investigators hold that the soaps may become combined with albumin, and that on becoming incorporated with the cytoplasm they can no longer be distinguished as fat.
His immense contributions to anatomy and pathology cannot be estimated here, but his services in stimulating research and training investigators belong to the history of general medicine.
The combination of clinical and anatomical research led, as in the hands of the great French physicians, to important discoveries by English investigators.
Nor was the northern school wanting in special investigators, such as John Abercrombie (1780-1844), known for his work on diseases of the brain and spinal cord, published in 1828, and many others.
Lockhart Clarke (1817-1880), one of the earliest investigators of nervous pathology, the improvement of the compound microscope had not attained the achromatism, the penetration and the magnification which have since enabled J.
The Royal Society's Catalogue of Scientific Papers enumerates 318 memoirs under his name, exclusive of many others published in collaboration with other investigators.
2 Later investigators went further.
trans., New York, 1853) has been followed by other investigators into the language, literature, customs and religion of the Incas.
The organization of the exarchate is placed by modern investigators under the reign of the emperor Maurice (582-602), when the imperial government began to recognize the necessity of providing for a new and a long struggle.
By way of facts, we have only a large body of unattested anecdotes of supra-normal successes in crystal-gazing, in many lands and ages; and the scanty records of modern amateur investigators, like the present writer.
He was one of the most active investigators of the affair, and one of the managers of the impeachment of the five Catholic peers.
These writers were followed by other investigators and systematizers in the same field, but their works are lost.
These clues were followed up by a considerable number of investigators, with Sir Henry Rawlinson in the van.
The sceptics had declared that the new science of Assyriology was itself a myth: that the investigators, self-deceived, had in reality only invented a language and read into the Assyrian inscriptions something utterly alien to the minds of the Assyrians themselves.
But when a committee of the Royal Asiatic Society, with George Grote at its head, decided that the translations of an Assyrian text made independently by the scholars just named were at once perfectly intelligible and closely in accord with one another, scepticism was silenced, and the new science was admitted to have made good its claims. Naturally the early investigators did not fathom all the niceties of the language, and the work of grammatical investigation has gone on continuously under the auspices of a constantly growing band of workers.
Meanwhile, the material found by Botta and Layard, and other successors, in the ruins of Nineveh, has been constantly augmented through the efforts of companies of other investigators, and not merely Assyrian, but much earlier Babylonian and Chaldaean texts in the greatest profusion have been brought to the various museums of Europe and America.
The heat of controversy is, however, abating, and during the past thirty or forty years both Catholic and Protestant investigators have been vying with one another in adding to our knowledge and in rectifying old mis takes; while an ever-increasing number of writers pledged to neither party are aiding in developing an idea of the scope and nature of the Reformation which differs radically from the traditional one.
The striking discovery was, in 1903, made by the same investigators that the spontaneous luminosity of radium gives a spectrum of a kind never before obtained without the aid of powerful excitation, electrical or thermal.
The staff comprises a controller-general (salary £1200 rising to £1500), a deputy controller-general and labour commissioner, a principal for statistics, a principal of the commercial department, an assistant labour commissioner, a chief staff officer for commercial intelligence, a chief labour correspondent, a special inquiry officer, and a staff of investigators and labour correspondents.
Meyerdahl obtained 4% of palmitic acid, 20% of jecoleic acid, C19H3602, and 20% of therapic acid, C 17 H 28 O 2; other investigators have recognized jecoric acid, C 18 H 30 O 2, asellic acid, C17H3202, and physetoleic acid, C16Hn02, but some uncertainty attends these last three acids.
As regards its constitution, it has been given at different times the formulae NI 3, NHI 2, NH 2 I, N 2 H 3 I 3, &c., these varying results being due to the impurities in the substance, owing to the different investigators working under unsuitable conditions, and also to the decomposing action of light.
The German investigators seem to have a great preference for the H form of cell, but it is clear that a narrow tubular cell of the British board of trade form not only comes more quickly to the temperature of the water bath in which it is placed, but is more certain to be wholly at one temperature.
All these considerations tend to make the late dates proposed by Baur for the greater part of the New Testament books unnecessary; the latest investigators, notably Professor A.
All the fossil plants and animals of every kind are brought from this continent into a great museum; the latitude, longitude and relative elevation of each specimen are precisely recorded; a corps of investigators, having the most exact and thorough training in zoology and botany, and gifted with imagination, will soon begin to restore the geographic and physiographic outlines of the continent, its fresh, brackish and salt-water confines, its seas, rivers and lakes, its forests, uplands, plains, meadows and swamps, also to a certain extent the cosmic relations of this continent, the amount and duration of its sunshine, as well as something of the chemical constitution of its atmosphere and the waters of its rivers and seas; they will trace the progressive changes which took place in the outlines of the continent and its surrounding oceans, following the invasion§ of the land by the sea and the re-emergence of the land and retreatal of the seashore; they will outline the shoals and deeps of its border seas, and trace the barriers which prevented intermingling of the inhabitants of the various provinces of the continent and the surrounding seas.
The absolute agreement in the results independently obtained by these various investigators, the interpretation of individual development as the guide to phyletic development, the demonstration of continuous genetic series, each mutation falling into its proper place and all showing a definite direction, constitute contributions to biological philosophy of the first importance, which have been little known or appreciated by zoologists because of their publication in monographs of very special character.
Different investigators, it may be noted, have described various (After Schaudinn.) FIG.
In order to refer back to the Physics, the De Coelo, and the De Generatione, this work begins by stating that the first causes of all nature and all natural motion, the stars ordered according to celestial motion and the bodily elements with their transmutations, and generation and corruption have all been discussed; and by adding that there remains to complete this investigation, what previous investigators called meteorology.
This disease, which at a later period became known as " pebrine " - a name given to it by de Quatrefages, one of its many investigators - had first been noticed in France at Cavaillon in the valley of the Durance near Avignon.
One of the most interesting examples is that furnished by the green mercury line, which when examined by a powerful echelon spectroscope splits up into a number of constituents which have been examined by several investigators.
On the one side it was a critical examination of the Rabbinic literature and much influenced subsequent investigators.
Baron de Henouville, unsuccessfully attempted "to reduce the base of alum" to a metal, and shortly afterwards various other investigators essayed the problem in vain.
Modern investigators have been interested in establishing the superiority of one over the other of the two narratives.
It was evidently the general excellence of this collection that gave the version of the Vinland story that it contained precedence, in the works of early investigators, over the Vinland story of Hank's Book.
Whilst by many the movements were ascribed to the agency of spirits, two investigators - count de Gasparin and Professor Thury of Geneva - conducted a careful series of experiments by which they claimed to have demonstrated that the movements of the table were due to a physical force emanating from the bodies of the sitters, for which they proposed the name "ectenic force."
Some investigators, such as R.
Klebs has, however, recently canvassed the conclusions of both these investigators; and as the result of his own observations declares that algae, so far from being as polymorphic as they have been described, vary only within relatively narrow limits, and present on the whole as great fixity as the higher plants.
But until the conditions under which a particular transformation takes place have been ascertained and described, so that the observation may be repeated by other investigators, scant credence is likely to be given to the more extreme polymorphistic views.
Among modern investigators are W.
Though of great interest to scientific investigators because of this unceasing activity, and of its peculiar position in the Andean system, and because of the difficult and dangerous country by which it is surrounded, Sangay has been but rarely visited by European travellers.
It was not till the 25th of June 1783 that in conjunction with Laplace he announced to the Academy that water was the product formed by the combination of hydrogen and oxygen, but by that time he had been anticipated by Cavendish, to whose prior work, however, as to that of several other investigators in other matters, it is to be regretted that he did not render due acknowledgment.
30, after the shortest and most successful expedition which ever wintered in the Antarctic. The one object, the attainment of the Pole, had been accomplished quickly and easily and the meteorological observations were of great value in extending the conclusions of other investigators.
The meagreness of the results obtained by the occasional works executed in the last century, and the fact that the investigators were unfortunate enough to strike upon places already explored, gave rise to the opinion that the whole area of the city had been crossed by tunnels in the time of Charles III.
Other investigators had shown that Cicero's clausulae are generally variations of some three or four forms in which the rhythm is trochaic. Dr Thaddaeus Zielinski of St Petersburg, after examining all the clausulae in Cicero's speeches, finds that they are governed by a law.
Apart from these considerations, the chief modification in the classification introduced by more recent investigators has been to separate Secchi's Type I.
For these reasons a really close agreement between the results of different investigators is not to be expected.
Most of the above investigators, besides giving a general result, have determined the apex separately for bright and faint stars, for stars of greater or less proper motion, and in some cases for stars of Sirian and Solar spectra.
Society, 1878, pp. 155-211), admits forty-nine species of them, which he places in five genera instead of the many which some prior investigators had sought to establish.
The atomic weight has been determined by many investigators; the chief methods employed being the analysis and synthesis of the trioxide and the analysis of the hexachloride.
And in several cities of the Languedoc, each of the two classes composing the population retained its separate laws and customs. It is matter of dispute whether vestiges of Roman institutions had survived in these parts down to the time when the new constitutions sprang into being; but all investigators are pretty well agreed that in no case did such remnants prove of any practical importance.
The libraries and scientific collections of the Federal government and its various bureaus and institutions afford exceptional research opportunities for students and investigators.
The respect for anything in books, the dogma of journalistic inerrancy which still numbers its devotees by millions, the common acceptance of even scientific conceptions upon the dicta of a small group of investigators, these are but a few of the signs of the persistence of what is surely not a medieval but a universal trait.
Aldus Manutius in Italy, Froben in Basel, the Etiennes in Paris, committed to the press what the investigators had recovered.
Natterer, whose conclusions, however, have been disputed by a number of other investigators.
The work of Henry Cavendish (1731-1810) entitles him to a high place in the list of electrical investigators.
hence there arose a new science of electro-optics, and in all parts of Europe and the United States innumerable investigators took possession of the novel field of research with the greatest delight.
The astonishing feat of photographing the bones of the living animal within the tissues soon rendered the Rontgen rays indispensable in surgery and directed an army of investigators to their study.
If_ that power form part of the true method, then the mind is not wholly passive or recipient; it anticipates nature, and moulds the experience received by it in accordance with its own constructive ideas or conceptions; and yet further, the minds of various investigators can never be reduced to the same dead mechanical level.'
The work of recent investigators has made clear the whole process.
Each taeniola bears a strongly developed longitudinal muscle-band, stated by Claus and Chun to be developed from the endoderm, like the retractor muscles of the anthopolyp, but by other investigators it is affirmed that each retractor muscle of the scyphistoma arises from the lining of a funnel-shaped ectodermal ingrowth (" Septaltrichter ") growing down from the peristome inside each taeniola, in a manner similar to the infundibular cavities of Lucernaria, which in their turn are homologous with the sub f genital cavities of Scypho l A .` medusae.
He can scarcely be called its inventor, for not only had many investigators already used the prism as an instrument of chemical inquiry, but considerable progress had been made towards the explanation of the principles upon which spectrum analysis rests.
These investigators began their work in 1900, and at an early stage introduced two characteristic features - a horizontal rudder in front for steering in the vertical plane, and the flexing or bending of the ends of the main supporting aeroplanes as a means of maintaining the structure in proper balance.
Some modern investigators dissent from this identification: H.
Soc., 1868-1870), who showed that the supposed vanadium obtained by previous investigators was chiefly the nitride or an oxide of the element.
This work contains a clear and excellent resume of the methods which have been devised by the leading investigators from the time of Lagrange until the present, and thus forms the most encyclopaedic treatise to which the student can refer.
This has been measured for the full moon by various investigators, but the results are not as accordant as could be desired.
Our knowledge of the Cordaiteae (the typical family of the class Cordaitales) is chiefly due to the French investigators, Grand' Eury and Renault, who successfully brought into connexion the various fragmentary remains, and made known their exact structure.
We meet first with experiments made by investigators who perceived that observations on man and animals might lead to a better understanding of the action of drugs.
In 1676 Wepfer and Conrad Brunner demonstrated on dogs the tetanizing action of nux vomica, and similar rough experiments were repeated from time to time with other substances by later investigators.
He kept his tacit knowledge at a distance from the investigators.
Bob has been a major voice in helping us to understand the vagaries weather investigators must endure.
The investigators moved further away from the toilet but ' Gizmo ' continued to sound audible alerts.
crop circles have even been made under the noses of investigators.
Over the period of four days the investigators found no statistically significant difference between the three groups as regarding as wound closure criteria.
cooperated fully with investigators to assist them in resolving this matter quickly and thoroughly.
In Crawley, close to Gatwick, forensic investigators in blue coveralls searched a red-brick house as neighbors and journalists looked on.
The principal investigators are specialists in veterinary dermatology with an interest in hair loss.
envisioned by such investigators as Freud.
fibrillation investigators (AFI ).
For example, we must give information to authorized benefit fraud investigators where fraud investigators where fraudulent benefit claims are suspected.
mostly haunted Mostly Haunted is a website run by a small team of paranormal site investigators based in the North West of England.
Send tapes of by investigators from the standard horseshoe.
accredited Fraud investigators Scheme There is something not quite right about one who professes an expertise in fraud investigations.
investigators employed by the company had found samples of its GM oilseed rape among Schmeiser's stock.
CRAs are responsible for selecting investigators and may assist investigators to obtain approval from ethics committees.
investigators determined that all the affected motors were connected to the same standby motor control center which was equipped with new digital motor protectors.
Recently paranormal investigators have been able to obtain perhaps one of the most useful new tools to support their investigations.
You would also be a key member of the team of principal investigators who lead the science across BAS.
For example, we must give information to authorized benefit fraud investigators where fraudulent benefit claims are suspected.
The number of trained accident investigators should be increased.
crash investigators are trying to establish the cause of the accident.
crime scene investigators have left their marks all over the place.
It also modernized the legal tools investigators needed to conduct more effective investigations, he said.
He says investigators do not yet know what caused the first outage.
UN investigators will tell the security council on Monday that the tubes were for ordinary artillery rockets, the Washington Post reported.
Details of how the stolen laptop came to be handed in to investigators remain sketchy.
It was badly stage-managed; for even the rawest investigators must be struck by the absence of the usual feminine ululation.
Concealed love trysts will be taking place all over, and will keep a bunch of insidious investigators active.
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These investigators considered that differences of this nature cannot be explained by the theory that it is a soluble enzyme, which brings about the alcoholic fermentation of sugar.
The production of acetic acid from alcohol has received much attention at the hands of investigators, and it has an important technical aspect in the manufacture of vinegar.
Our knowledge of the chemical constitutions of the nucleus is due to the pioneer researches of Sir Lauder Brunton, Plosz, Miescher, Kossel and a host of more recent investigators.
Similar views were arrived at by Goethe, though by the deductive rather than the inductive method, and were propounded in his famous pamphlet, Versuch die Metamorphose der Pfianzen zu erklren (1790), from which the following is a quotation: The underlying relationship between the various external parts of the plant, such as the leaves, the calyx, the corolla, the stamens, which develop one after the other and, as it were, out of one another has long been generally recognized by investigators, and has iii fact been specially studied; and the operation by which onc and the same organ presents itself to us in various forms has been termed Metamorphosis of Plants.
It is applied more particularly to the investigations of those who devote themselves to the study of pure as opposed to applied science, to the investigation of causes rather than to practical experiment; thus while every surgeon or physician who treats an individual case of cancer may add to our sum of knowledge of the disease, the body of trained investigators which is endowed by the Cancer Research Fund are working on different lines.
The length of time and other disadvantages attending the combustion method have caused investigators to devise other processes.
The reports of the 1 377µarLvrai, Baeton and Diognetus, who accompanied the march of Alexander's army, gave an exacter knowledge of the geographical conformation of the empire, and were accessible for later investigators (Susemihl, Gesch.
The mathematical theory which was constructed by Poisson, and extended and freed from doubtful hypotheses by Kelvin, has been elaborated by other investigators, notably F.
KOSTER'(or [[Coster), Laurens]] (c. 1370-1440) Dutch printer,, whose claims to be considered at least one of the inventors of the art (see Typography) have been recognized by many investigators.
In 1871 the Anatomical Act of 1832 was amended; and in 1876 the Vivisection Act was passed, a measure which investigators engaged in the medical sciences of physiology and pathology resented as likely to prevent in England the advance of knowledge of living function, both in its normal balance and in its aberrancies, and moreover to slacken that habit of incessant reference of propositions to verification which is as necessary to the clinical observer as to the experimentalist.
Buchanan on the " Challenger " it has been usual for British investigators to calculate specific gravities for sea-water at 60Ã‚° F.
The pursuit of salvation does not dominate by any means the whole life and ambition of even ardent believers; statesmen, philosophers, men of letters, scientific investigators and inventors have commonly gone their way regardless of the particular form of Christianity which prevailed in the land in which they lived.
The fraudulent character of the "phenomena" was on several occasions exposed by numerous painstaking investigators (see Proceedings of the Society for Psychical Research, vols.
The libraries and scientific collections of the Federal government and its various bureaus and institutions afford exceptional opportunities for students and investigators (see Libraries: § United States).
The astonishing feat of photographing the bones of the living animal within the tissues soon rendered the RÃ¶ntgen rays indispensable in surgery and directed an army of investigators to their study.
The gangway is several inches deep in water and dirt (footage shows the investigators feet sloshing around).
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Philander has been a major voice in helping us to understand the vagaries weather investigators must endure.
The investigators had many different methods to incriminate guilty suspects.
Another advantage of getting legal counsel for a divorce is that a lawyer knows whether other experts (such as accountants, private investigators, or business valuation specialists) need to be called in.
Private investigators are expensive but if you think about how much money he owes you and your child(ren), it is probably much more than a private investigator would cost you.
It takes private investigators some time to gather information and find someone even with all of their resources.
Public investigators usually charge hourly rates, which are often more expensive than contacting the county clerk or searching through an online resource.
Investigators now believe that he may have died of an accidental suffocation or heart failure.
Although investigators are still not sure whether the immediate cause of SIDS deaths is due to respiratory failure or cardiac arrest, patterns of infant sleep, breathing, and arousal are a major focus of research in the early 2000s.
Crime scene investigators usually assess the crime scene, collect evidence, prepare reports and testify in court.
The grants fund experiments and laboratory overhead and often cover salaries of scientists and investigators.
Audible voices: Paranormal investigators rarely encounter audible voices, much less clearly audible, intelligent communications.
Physical violence: Spirit entities sometimes attack investigators, leaving marks such as scratches or slaps, or pushing them down stairs.
John Zaffis, one of the world's most respected paranormal investigators and founder of the Paranormal Research Society of New England (PRSNE), includes many written testimonies of PRSNE cases online.
George Lutz has photographs of many of the entities and manifestations that many investigators agree appear authentic.
The best results come from assistance by investigators who follow a careful scientific protocol and have experience in the field.
When you interview investigators, make sure you feel comfortable with their personality and their research methods, and ask them for examples of their past research.
Paranormal investigators attempt to use various tests and tools to prove that ESP exists, but to date, no rigorous scientific research proves that ESP in humans is a fact.
Although the field of parapsychology holds very few firm truths at this time, the information here will represent as current a body of knowledge as field investigators are able to provide.
Find out more about a variety of phenomena, as well as the investigators who pursue the answers.
If the power of the mind could be harnessed, investigators speculated that it might be possible to incapacitate a foreign leader or even an enemy army.
The ghost hunting enthusiast's website Hollow Hill lists the methods that investigators can use to identify ghosts.
Paranormal videos and photos are often hoaxes, so it's important for investigators and anyone interested in scary ghost footage to proceed with caution.
The Atlantic Paranormal Society (TAPS), investigators from the Multi-Energy Sensor Array (MESA), and other investigators monitored the library for ghosts due to its reputation for producing many ghost sightings.
Mists or shadows: Some paranormal investigators capture mists or shadows that cannot be ascribed to natural causes.
Set aside these preconceived notions, and watch some video footage that falls into each of the three categories above to see what some paranormal investigators and lay people have captured on video.
Battlefields: Some investigators believe that strong emotions tie spirits to a location after death.
The Northern California Paranormal Investigators performed an investigation and determined that the hotel is home to two other ghosts as well.
With Bigfoot allegedly found, investigators across the world immediately began digging into the background of these two men.
After releasing this video, investigators uncovered the scam, and Matt Whitten was forced to admit on video that the "scientist" was not a scientist at all.
At the time the story was released on the national news, many veteran investigators were already screaming hoax, simply because of the fact that Tom Biscardi was involved.
Even worse than the financial and personal damage caused by this hoax was the damage it caused to research conducted by serious investigators, such as the Bigfoot Field Researchers Organization (BFRO).
These investigators continue in their quest to discover solid scientific evidence of the existence of Bigfoot.
Many paranormal investigators feel that these locations, and other former insane asylums like Broughton Hospital, are hotbeds of paranormal activity.
Some investigators believe that such intense energy leaves specific imprints on a location.
There is a room on the fifth floor at Waverly Hills where investigators have reported seeing strange shapes and shadows in the windows as well as a distinct disembodied voice shouting "get out!"
However, investigators continue to report a great deal of strange activity in and around this fifth floor room.
Many investigators have reported seeing an old woman running out of the front door screaming for help at the main entrance.
Investigators see her peering from the third floor windows, and one man reported encountering a spooky little girl who "wasn't normal".
The show features noted British actress Yvette Fielding and a variety of psychic mediums and paranormal investigators who travel around Britain, Europe and other places investigating many famous haunted sites.
Investigators explore mostly historic places reputed to be haunted; other teams such as The Atlantic Paranormal Society visit homeowners who claim paranormal activity, as well as famous or historic locations.
These videos are meant to poke fun at paranormal investigators.
Poltergeist/Demonic: Paranormal investigators usually consider these as darker entities than ghosts whose purpose seems to be to harm or cause mayhem.
According to paranormal investigator David Vacknitz of A.P.A.R.T. of WA, EVPs are typically obtained on digital audio recorders not during formal question and answer sessions, but when investigators are walking around the site talking.
Many paranormal investigators and researchers are seeking new ways to obtain clearer and better EVPs.
Do a Google search on "Paranormal Investigators".
By plugging into web cams remotely, these armchair investigators are able to log any paranormal activity that takes place and potentially capture a real ghost on camera.
There are also private cameras that limit the number of investigators with access.
One thing most investigators agree on is that certain locations really are hot spots for this kind of event.
Actually, this is just how paranormal investigators view their own investigation footage by listening to the audio and watching the video separately.
Just as paranormal investigators remove sensory stimuli when reviewing evidence of their ghost hunts, you can also benefit from the removal of external stimuli such as ambient light and background noise.
However, numerous people have reported seeing full body apparitions even though paranormal investigators have found it exceedingly difficult to capture clear evidence on film.
For now, paranormal investigators continue to search for those elusive true ghost sightings.
The voice sounded so loud and clear that the investigators started searching the room for a hidden speaker to no avail.
In the Hannum House Ghost Hunters' episode, two investigators heard a young girl say, "Mommy".
At the Stone's Public House in Ashland, Massachusetts, investigators captured a voice on tape saying, "Let me out".
In Middelborough, Massachusetts, investigators Ed Beaulieu and Len Anderson captured a voice saying, "Help me".
Many of these paranormal happenings have been documented by professional paranormal investigators.
The goal of paranormal investigators is to rule out all known possible explanations, and then examine the possibility of a paranormal or supernatural cause.
There are a number of paranormal realms that paranormal investigators and researchers study in an attempt to learn more about the unexplained.
While not entirely supernatural in nature, some investigators believe the structures are evidence of the buried mythical city of Atlantis.
Believers, paranormal investigators and most board users believe that spirits are using the sitters' energy and their own energy to move the planchette.
Until they are scientifically disproven or explained, these signs help investigators evaluate whether or not a particular location is haunted.
There are several types of equipment that paranormal investigators use to help determine, locate and evaluate these sounds.
Investigators may even ask a suspected spirit to move closer to an EMF meter to make the readings fluctuate as proof of the entity's presence.
Electro-Magnetic Field (EMF) meters are used to locate energy fields that investigators believe are possibly emitted from ghosts, especially when the entity attempts to physically manifest.
This New Orleans cemetery commonly appears as one of the most haunted graveyards on lists compiled by ghost hunters and paranormal investigators.
One reckless investigation gives all paranormal investigators a bad reputation.
TAPS investigated cases throughout New England and gradually attracted sister groups of other paranormal investigators and ghost hunting groups.
Whenever bizarre sightings of creatures like the Mothman occur, the first thing investigators evaluate is the credibility of the eyewitnesses.
Since the sightings stopped after the bridge collapse, and one sighting was over the bridge just before the collapse, some paranormal investigators theorize that the mothman was actually some type of psychic projection.
LTK: Investigators on television use EMF meters and all sorts of talking devices (the Ovilus comes to mind).
LTK: What advice do you have for new paranormal investigators?
It's extremely important to read material from investigators and field researchers who have either a background or working knowledge of the field of parapsychology.
Learn the history of the real investigators in psychical research and parapsychology, how they've done what they've done, what they've found and what they think the phenomena is.
This aspect of the law has created a thriving industry niche for private investigators hired by employers to videotape claimants engaging in work, sports or strenuous physical activity despite their claims of being disabled.
Private investigator: Private investigators often have the means and resources to track down information about someone who's deceased.
Not only does the often cash sale of these purses make it hard for investigators to follow where the trail leads, but can lead to other economical hardships and questionable ethical practices.
The producers, as well as the investigators themselves, all maintain that everything viewers see on television is real.
Some episodes have featured guest investigators from similar organizations around the country, and even from Europe.
To learn more about the show, the investigators, and the properties, head over to the official Ghost Hunters website at SyFy.com.
He has appeared several times on the reality show Ghost Hunters, both as the host of live programs, and as a member of the panel of investigators.
Psychic Investigators follows the police as they try to solve murders and other crimes through the use of psychics.
Just influence the investigators and be done with it.
Cherbourg is supposed by some investigators to occupy the site of the Roman station of Coriallum, but nothing definite is known about its origin.
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