Stephen Wagner

  • Paranormal researcher with 30 years of experience
  • Creator of the paranormal podcast "Taking Flight"
  • Author of "Touched by a Miracle" and "True Tales of the Oujia Board"


Stephen Wagner is a former writer for ThoughtCo, contributing articles on paranormal phenomena for 18 years. He has been an investigator of paranormal phenomena for over 30 years. His work has appeared in numerous magazines, including FATE, and he has appeared in the radio program "Coast to Coast AM with George Noory."


Wagner holds a bachelor's degree from the State University of New York at Oswego in English, theatre, and broadcasting. 

Awards and Publications

ThoughtCo and Dotdash

ThoughtCo is a premier reference site focusing on expert-created education content. We are one of the top-10 information sites in the world as rated by comScore, a leading Internet measurement company. Every month, more than 13 million readers seek answers to their questions on ThoughtCo.

For more than 20 years, Dotdash brands have been helping people find answers, solve problems, and get inspired. We are one of the top-20 largest content publishers on the Internet according to comScore, and reach more than 30% of the U.S. population monthly. Our brands collectively have won more than 20 industry awards in the last year alone, and recently Dotdash was named Publisher of the Year by Digiday, a leading industry publication.

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