The Science of Miracles: Investigating the Incredible

The Science of Miracles: Investigating the Incredible

Joe Nickell


An exciting, accomplished, and science-based examine of miracle claims

Is the Shroud of Turin relatively the burial fabric of Jesus, produced through a superb burst of radiant power in the intervening time of Resurrection? What occurs at faith-healing prone to supply it sounds as if incredible remedies?

Steering among the dual pillars of trust and disbelief, skilled paranormal investigator Joe Nickell examines those claims and extra. counting on his forty-plus years of expertise in monitoring down the options to mysteries, Nickell makes use of on-site examinations, lab experiments, and different detective the right way to discover the evidence in the back of the main remarkable claims. He evaluates the proof in six significant different types of miracle claims: stunning photos (such as "weeping" icons); magical relics (like the Shroud of Turin and the Holy Grail); miracle healings (at Lourdes or by the hands of healers like Benny Hinn); visionary studies (including near-death experiences); saintly powers (such as stigmata); and "the devil's paintings" (such as demonic possession).

Conveying the experience of experience surrounding the research of any secret, this is often either wonderful analyzing and a complete, science-based learn of miracle claims.

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