Category: Unsolved mystery

What’s that up in the sky? Noise. (Maybe from a boat?)

UPDATE see below A mystery noise is being heard in northeast England. There seem to be no leads as to what it is. Anyone with more info? Have you heard mystery noise? – Shields Gazette. Mary Finnigan, of Beverley Court, Jarrow, said lots of people have been talking about the strange sound since it started…

Ohio “alien” creature sighting may have logical explanation

On January 5, DN noted this piece in the Strange Remains –  Strange creature reported in Carmel area – The Highland County Press – Hillsboro, Ohio. Ron McGlone, an investigator with Mutual UFO Network (MUFON), said “The witness was driving near Carmel on Dec. 12, 2014, came up over a hill and saw a 7′…

Discovery News gives Earhart researcher kudos for unverified claims

How completely ridiculous! Why give this guy any accolades at all? He’s found nothing verifiable. This seems par for the course for the news coverage of the Earhart mystery. Earhart-Searcher Ric Gillespie: DNews Person of the Year : Discovery News. Aviation researcher Richard Gillespie has spent decades investigating one of the 20th century’s most enduring mysteries:…

Mystery booms of Idaho explosively explained

In the leftovers of 29 December, we posted a link to a story about mystery booms in Idaho. Another mysterious explosion heard in Bingham County; residents in Riverside say boom shook their homes This has now apparently been solved; it was exploding targets. Bingham County Sheriff: Exploding targets are source of mystery “booms” Bingham County Sheriff…

Annual December “boom” marks third year in Rhode Island

There is no answer to what caused a loud boom to be reported in Rhode Island on the night of December 7. But looking into the history, there has been a series of December booms. What is going on? Source of ‘boom’ remains mystery. Some heard it in Warwick and others in Coventry. But West…

Strange Pacific ocean glow surprises pilot and stirs curiosity

A Dutch pilot, JPC van Heijst, reports a strange observation in the Pacific Ocean en route from Hong Kong to Alaska. His story appears on conspiracy/mystery website Above Top Secret, sparking ALL KINDS of offbeat ideas of what it could be. So far, he can’t explain it. Unknown orange/red glow over Pacific Ocean – August…

Dyatlov Pass and Mass Murdering Yeti? A DN Exclusive

Doubtful News is pleased to present this EXCLUSIVE piece by author and researcher, Benjamin Radford, on the Discovery Channel’s presentation airing TONIGHT! [Warning: Spoilers] Dyatlov Pass and Mass Murdering Yeti? A Closer Look at Russian Yeti: The Killer Lives A new two-hour Discovery Channel “documentary,” Russian Yeti: The Killer Lives, revisits the curious case of…

Windsor Hum is coming from Zug Island, Michigan, says Canadian report

A report has pinpointed the Windsor Hum as coming from Zug Island. This was expected. But that’s as far as they can get. The Canadian-funded report shows that it is industrial noise from the steel and manufacturing plants on the U.S. island. What happens now is unclear but cooperation is necessary. Mysterious Windsor Hum traced…

Discovery wild speculation channel presents… Killed by Yeti

The Dyatlov Pass Incident: Was it Death by Yeti? Discovery Network continues their quest to be tops in science fiction. They are succeeding! A press release announces a 2-hour special investigating an actual unsolved mystery. And they know that when you can’t explain something, it just might be paranormal. This time, instead of UFOs or government…

Fish fall documented in Sri Lanka

A fish fall has reportedly occurred with a rain in Sri Lanka. The explanation is the same as always, one that leaves me a bit cold. BBC News – Fish rain down on Sri Lanka village. Villagers in the district of Chilaw said they heard something heavy falling and found scores of fish with a…

Game cam captures weird lights, sparks a mystery (Solved!)

See update below. Our commenters had a handle on this early, now it is confirmed by the game camera maker. Nice work everyone. High fives. This is a very even-handed piece from some down-to-earth witnesses who caught something strange on their game camera. As well as deer, the photos reveal a strange pair of lights.…

Some mystery booms are small shallow earthquakes, like Moodus noises

Doubtful News covers all kinds of weird noises that are reported. Many can’t be readily explained. But that doesn’t mean they are unexplainable. This piece on the Moodus noises in Connecticut is excellent and entertaining. This is fairly well-known as an area of shallow, very weak seismic activity. The shallow rock stresses and releases produce…

Bigfoot got D.B. Cooper and went straight to video

I recall a while back the moment I heard that maybe the D.B. Cooper mystery could be solved with another mystery – Bigfoot. And, here it is. Exclusive DVDetails and art: Eric Roberts and Linnea Quigley in “BIGFOOT VS. D.B. COOPER” | FANGORIA®. For those readers too young to remember, D.B. Cooper was a hijacker…

Mystery plume caught on weather radar floated over Amarillo

It seems like all typical explanations have been excluded regarding a mystery cloud that originated in early evening of March 17 and floated over Amarillo, Texas. Mysterious plume still baffling people. A mysterious plume that showed up on National Weather Service radars is still puzzling people. The weather service offices in El Paso and Albuquerque…

Mystery booms in central Florida

A local news station in Florida has been inundated with emails and Facebook posts from people who said they are hearing booming sounds at the same time every night. The Sheriff can’t figure it out. The reports of window-rattling booms are coming from St. Cloud, Kissimmee and even as far away as Haines City in Polk…

Mystery boom in Calgary could have been frost quake

A big boom rattled this part of Canada earlier this week. One man recorded a seismic event on his self-build seismometer. Was it another frost quake? Mystery behind noise in northwest Calgary revealed Speculation and confusion swirled after a loud boom could be heard through parts of northwest Calgary on Tuesday afternoon. It was enough…

Noisy booms in Kentucky baffles locals

Don’t panic. Ah… too late. Unexplained “booms” leaving local neighborhoods shaken. For the past two days in a row, people in the Local 6 area have reported hearing loud, jolting booms. The story we first posted Saturday night has more than 500 comments from people who say they have all heard and felt the same…

Police run screaming from ‘goblin’ in Zimbabwe

Zimbabwe’s goblin problem continues. Bulawayo24 NEWS | Cops flee from station as family dumps goblin. A family from Bulawayo’s Nketa 7 suburb dumped its tenant’s “goblin” at the Tshabalala Police Station, sending cops fleeing in different directions. A family that claimed a lodger owned the goblin brought it to the station in a suitcase. The…

Mysterious carcass stinks up Malaysian beach

I feel obligated to pass along reports of all mystery carcasses. So here is the latest. Not much to look at. Mysterious creature washed up in Santubong – New Straits Times. A remains of an unidentified sea creature was found washed up at Pantai Pasir Pandak in Santubong earlier this morning. “The creature is three…

It’s just the normal noises here: Booming Kentucky, then a quake

A sharp-eyed reader sent me this story about an earthquake last week in Kentucky that was preceeded by a mystery boom days before. Related? It’s a possibility. Small early-morning quake recorded in Bath County | State | Kentucky.com. A relatively small earthquake early Monday morning shook parts of Bath County, the Kentucky Geological Survey said.…