UFOs & Aliens

Video of “blue” UFO over the Netherlands

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Video taken in the Netherlands does not have an obvious explanation. Or does it? What do you think? Blue UFO Spotted Over The Netherlands (VIDEO). A blue-colored UFO, videotaped by a Netherlands resident, remains unexplained. Blue? That’s something new. OpenMinds.TV reports that, on April 11, Dick Smits was at home in the town of Maassluis…

When is a “support” group not a good thing – when it reinforces a dangerous belief

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A support group for alien abductees is meeting in the U.K. to provide mutual support for each other. Not only do they have a troublesome relationship with a society that might call them “crazy”, but they may be causing more harm to each other even with good intentions. Doubtful News contacted a volunteer who helps UFO…

Mars lights up with speculation

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This little light of mine… I’m gonna let it shine. NASA photo captures strange bright light coming out of Mars – Houston Chronicle. A NASA camera on Mars has captured what appears to be artificial light emanating outward from the planet’s surface. The photo, beamed millions of miles from Mars to the Jet Propulsion Laboratory…

Even Presidents get curious about UFOs

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And why wouldn’t they? The idea of extraterrestrial life isn’t far-fetched as we continue to find more planets, as Former President Bill Clinton stated in an appearance with Jimmy Kimmel. Bill Clinton “Wouldn’t Be Surprised” If Aliens Existed (TIME): “If we were visited someday, I wouldn’t be surprised, I just hope it’s not like Independence…

UFO on Gold Coast resembles remote control device

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Note the disagreement about height and size which is notoriously different to determine in the dark. This looks very much like a RCD. Observers can easily imagine it looks bigger. Our senses decieve us. Brightly-Coloured UFO Spotted on Australia’s Gold Coast. Chevron Island local, Jack Purcell , caught the red and green flashing ‘alien-looking spaceship’…

Raelians help fund FGM reconstructive surgery in Africa (UPDATE: Trouble)

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Originally posted Feb 10, 2014 See update. This is something else. But also, a bit dubious. In Burkina Faso, 58 percent of girls have been subjected to the practice of genital mutilation before it was banned in 1996. A new clinic offers reconstructive surgery for free, promising… miracles. UFO cult backs Africa’s first clitoris restoration…

Mysterious lights scared cows near Calgary

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If I had to bet, sounds like a prank. UFO sightings in Nanton have people looking to skies south of Calgary. Sam Martine, who lives just west of the town about 100 km south of Calgary, said two mysterious lights appeared about 11 p.m. in the sky above her neighbour’s house about 400 metres away.…

Alien abduction author Stan Romanek arrested for child porn (UPDATE: Details)

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See update with additional information below. Originally published Feb 15, 2014 23:21 Oh my… Loveland man arrested on child exploitation charges – Loveland Reporter-Herald. A 51-year-old Loveland man has been arrested on suspicion that he distributed child pornography. Stanley Romanek was arrested Thursday in the 3900 block of Ash Avenue on felony charges of sexual…

Fears of alien threat result in arrest

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He was saying “It’s aliens.” Trenton man faces charges in ‘alien invasion’ school threat | NJ.com. A Trenton man is facing charges of false public alarm after he allegedly tried to call in an alien invasion to the county’s special services school district twice in nine days, police said. It was unclear why [Dennis] Morris…

Missing flight 370 sparks mystery mongering (Several Updates)

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As each hour goes by with no sign of the missing Malaysia Airlines Flight 370 strange ideas evolve about what happened to it. Mystery and conspiracy sites are abuzz with imaginative explanations including UFO abduction. It’s been days since the passenger flight from Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia, to Beijing, China, disappeared (8 March 2014) with 227…

Martian meteorite micro-structures raise questions about possible biological processes

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With all the talk of jelly donuts and related frivolous lawsuit filed against NASA that Doubtful News has covered recently, it is nice to cover a martian story that’s a bit more down-to-earth (Antarctica, more specifically). A team of NASA researchers has published a paper reporting “the first observation of indigenous carbonaceous matter” in a martian meteorite,…

Indian Air Force scrambled to intercept a… weather balloon

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Another boring Identified Flying Object that sparked a moment of panic and then a “D’Oh!” moment. UFO near IB, IAF scrambles Sukhoi-30MKI. The Indian Air Force scrambled a Su-30MKI after its radars detected a slow moving unidentified flying object coming towards India from the International Border with Pakistan and in the process, it came close…

2014 UFO congress and conference underway

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It’s time for the world’s largest UFO conference UFO conference to be held in Valley. UFOs, Aliens, Area 51 and Bigfoot will all be targets for believers and skeptic alike at the 2014 International U.F.O Congress and Conference here in the Valley. Alejandro Rojas helped put together this year’s conference. He said this year there…

SETI scientist ventures an ETA for ET Contact: By the Year 2040

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Seth Shostak isn’t hedging; the SETI Institute (“Search for Extraterrestrial Intelligence”) director spoke at Stanford University, and made a prediction about said search. Bold Prediction: Intelligent Alien Life Could Be Found by 2040  (Space.com): By 2040 or so, astronomers will have scanned enough star systems to give themselves a great shot of discovering alien-produced electromagnetic signals, said Seth…

Foerster, Pye and Ketchum collaborate: Paracas elongated skull exposed! (UPDATE)

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NEW (09-Feb-2014): Brien Foerster has contacted me saying that Melba Ketchum is not the geneticist behind the released results. See more details in the update below. On the south coast of Peru in 1928, Peruvian archaeologist, Julio Tello, discovered a collection of remains of individuals with unusually elongated skulls. Cranial deformation is a widely known practice…