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Fortean community network


The Fortean Community Network is a group of websites that all have the same passion when it comes to the overall fortean field. This group may have different areas of expertise and focus on different areas of the field, but the one thing they all have in common, is the desire to bring you the best information they can. These websites all link together through banners which will easily take you to another site within The Fortean Community Network.



Fortean: Fort·e·an /ˈfôrdēən/

adjective: Fortean

  1. relating to or denoting paranormal phenomena.

Origin: 1970s - from the name of Charles H. Fort (1874–1932), American student of paranormal phenomena.

Usage: ‘I discovered, many years later, that Fort directed that his notes and papers were to be made available to Fortean researchers.”

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