The paranormal has fascinated humans since the days they scratched images in the walls of caves. With the Internet a person has access to a vast amount of information that is being posted by people from all over the world about their own experiences with the unknown. While there are skeptics out there like any other theory one certainty is there are things happening in the world that science is not able to explain. While looking online for information on this paranormal happenings a person might not be sure which is legitimate and which are hoaxes used to just attract some attention. First suggestion is to look at the website posting the information and the source of the report. A reputable firm will have a long list of followers that constantly come back for more information. Another way to determine whether the reports are accurate is looking online for other websites that are reporting the same story. By doing this a person will be able to determine whether the details they are getting is the real deal. Since there are more questions than answers when it comes to the paranormal a person must do their research to make sure what they are reading makes sense to them.