Shubin: The Ghost of Ukraine’s Mines

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Syfy’s Ghost Mine debuted this Wednesday, introducing the world to an 80-year-old mine with a tragic history and a haunting reputation. The show is set in a rural Oregon, but tales of ghostly miners certainly aren’t limited to the United States. Nearly every nation has a unique paranormal legend, and in Ukraine there’s talk of shubin, a spirit said to dwell deep within the mines of Donbas.

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