* Ghost Cat
The traditional time for ghosts to walk the Earth is Halloween on 31st October. That's when the wall between the living and the dead is said to be easist to pass through.
* Irish Ghost
A banshee is a traditional form of Irish ghost. Some people have heard its terrible cries just before a death.
* Violent Deaths
Many Irish ghosts seem to be of people who have met a violent end. Some people living in North Dublin have seen the ghsot of a man. Someone cut his throat in 1863.
These ghosts cannot be seen. They often throw things violently aorund a room.
* Flaming Ghosts
Small flames are sometimes seen in wet areas. They are caused by burning gases from dead plants. People used to think that those were ghosts.
* Power of the Mind
Monks in Tibet believe they can make a ghost appear by thinking hard. The ghosts are called tulpas and can be good or bad.
* Cold Spots
In many reports of hauntings, people said that they felt a sudden drop in temperature before they saw the ghost.
* Haunted Mirror
Film star Marilyn Monroe is said to haunt a mirror that she owned. Marilyn died suddenly on 4th August, 1962.
* Haunted Clocks
It is curious that many clocks have stopped working at the exact moment when their owners died.
* Ghostly Smells
Some ghosts are connected with a particular smell. The ghost of a lady in Bovey House in England always smells of flowers.
* Computer Ghost
In 1984 the ghost of man called Harden sent messages through a computer. He wrote in old English, as it was hundreds of years ago.