• Server Outage Announcement

    Hello, Everyone.
    We will be installing an update to XenForo (the forums software), and doing some server maintenance.
    Consequently, the forums will be unavailable from about 12 - 2 MDT / 2 - 4 EDT / 6 - 8 GMT on Sunday 9th May 2021.

The Forteana Forums

Fortean Overview

It Happened To Me!

First-Hand Accounts Of High Strangeness.
Threads
2.3K
Messages
77K
Threads
2.3K
Messages
77K

Latest Fortean News

Extra! Extra! Read All About It! Post Weird News Here (And Include An Extract).
Threads
15
Messages
3K
Threads
15
Messages
3K

General Forteana

Typical Cases Of The Atypical.
Threads
2.6K
Messages
83.5K
Threads
2.6K
Messages
83.5K

The Human Condition

The Strangeness Of Our Species.
Threads
3.3K
Messages
123.9K

Notes & Queries

Your Fortean Questions Asked & Answered.
Threads
500
Messages
10.9K
Threads
500
Messages
10.9K

Specialist Topics

Conspiracy

WHO Is Up To WHAT With WHOM—And WHY.
Threads
1.8K
Messages
82.8K
Threads
1.8K
Messages
82.8K

Cryptozoology

Cataloguing Earth's Fauna & Challenging Traditional Taxonomies.
Threads
1.4K
Messages
27.6K

Earth Mysteries

Cultural, Religious & Spiritual Interactions With Planet Earth. The Enigmas Of Geography.
Threads
1.5K
Messages
32.2K

Esoterica

Magic(k), The Occult & Kabbalah.
Threads
472
Messages
10.8K
Threads
472
Messages
10.8K

Ghosts

Otherworldly Presences & Things That Go Bump In The Night.
Threads
1.5K
Messages
37.1K
Threads
1.5K
Messages
37.1K

New Science

Discoveries On The Edge Of Knowledge.
Threads
1.5K
Messages
32.9K
Threads
1.5K
Messages
32.9K

Damned Science

Alternative, Eccentric & Controversial Research & Theories Outside The Scientific Mainstream.
Threads
222
Messages
10.9K
Threads
222
Messages
10.9K

Parapsychology

Psychical Research Discussion.
Threads
391
Messages
8.3K
Threads
391
Messages
8.3K
  • Sid

Religions & Cults

Spiritual High-Strangeness.
Threads
1.3K
Messages
36.5K
Threads
1.3K
Messages
36.5K

Superstition, Folklore & Urban Legends

Classic, Evolving and Emerging Myths.
Threads
1.4K
Messages
35.7K
Threads
1.4K
Messages
35.7K

Ufology

Watch The Skies!
Threads
1.5K
Messages
36.8K
Threads
1.5K
Messages
36.8K

Fortean Pursuits

Fortean Traveller

Worldwide Forteana: Travels & Tales In Far-Flung Lands.
Threads
194
Messages
3.5K
Threads
194
Messages
3.5K

Fortean Times Magazine

Discussions Of Current & Past Issues Of The Fortean Times Magazine.
Threads
591
Messages
14.5K

Fortean Culture

Film, Art, Literature & Music Inspired By Fortean Themes.
Threads
3K
Messages
87.4K
Threads
3K
Messages
87.4K

UnConvention

The Meeting Of Fortean Minds.
Threads
71
Messages
3.3K
Threads
71
Messages
3.3K

Fortean Exchange

The Exchange Of Fortean Materials: Books, Magazines, Alien Artefacts—Whatever!
Threads
155
Messages
735
Threads
155
Messages
735

Announcements

Events, Book Releases, Website Launches, Products, Media Research Requests, Forum Meets...
Threads
181
Messages
1.3K
Threads
181
Messages
1.3K

Charles Fort

Discussion Of The Man & His Ideas.
Threads
102
Messages
1.2K
Threads
102
Messages
1.2K

This Place

Website Issues

Discussion Of This Message Board & Other Technical Issues.
Threads
60
Messages
11.4K
Threads
60
Messages
11.4K

Mainstream News Stories

Non-Fortean News. Please Include A Short Extract AND Your Own Opinion When Posting Stories.
Threads
2.3K
Messages
88.7K
Threads
2.3K
Messages
88.7K

Chat

Where Intrepid Pioneers Stand At Ease And Ramble To Their Hearts' Content.
Threads
638
Messages
213.1K
Threads
638
Messages
213.1K

Forum Demographics

Threads
30,743
Messages
1,188,718
Members
4,467
Latest member
Themis
Top