Science Within Folklore: Ghost Oppression

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class="meta mb-0">Publish Date - 2021-11-30T12:01:40Z0 views

Have you ever found yourself unable to move your limbs or speak when you wake up late at night? It feels like your body is pinned to the bed. Taiwanese people refer to this situation as "ghost oppression." While there are similar legends worldwide, this episode compares the phenomenon in different countries and explains the scientific reasons behind this nightmarish experience known as "sleep paralysis."

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