Sunday, March 13, 2011


Ectoplasma - the name given to the pseudoscience of a hypothetical form of "dense bio-energy" emitted by living organisms. According to other non-scientific explanations, it is the material of which consist of ghosts. During the spiritualist seances "shedding" some of her media.

It has been proven that the most famous photographs showing ectoplasm is false, shown in their ectoplasm is gauze or similar material swallowed by the media before the show. There are no independent, validated scientific research proving the existence of ectoplasm.

Ectoplasm samples, independently of one another, managed to download and devoted to the analysis mikrochemicznej several researchers (Albert von Schrenck-Notzing and starring Peter LebiedziƄskiego). Schrenck-Notzing found a very large number of cells and microorganisms. In Poland in 1916, Dr. Albert Dabrowski made a similar analysis in the laboratory bacteriological Museum of Industry and Agriculture, which stated that: the main part of the ectoplasm is a protein substance, with a less visible structure of fibrous and gritty. Substance contains fat droplets, as well as admixture of leukocytes and epithelial cells, derived from the oral cavity, and a number of micro-organisms of the same origin. During sample analysis, there were no carbohydrates, sugars, and in general, and found a quantity of cotton wool and hair (dust). After a few days after placing the sample in teromastacie, then the particles posianiu peptone broth, meat broth, water and yeast with 5% sugar was found to have bactericidal properties, or even sterilization.