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Nazca “alien mummy” revealed in promotional video featuring serial hoaxer (UPDATE: Experts say ‘hoax’)

UPDATE: As I said originally, with a number of very ignorant people insulting me for it, the mummy has been deemed to be a hoax by experts who say that it is clear real mummies are being manipulated to look strange and exotic by adding extra bones. See the addition below the original story.  You…

Paraguay creature is a monkey

Mystery-mongering sites jumping on a story out of Paraguay of an “alien” “humanoid” “chupacabra” “reptilian experiment”, etc. They prefer to hype the extreme and fantastic ideas instead of explain that it’s… a dead monkey. Last week, when I first saw this story, commented in Spanish, I asked Ron Pine, former curator of mammals at the Smithsonian,…

Your weird but real creature of the day: Stygiomedusa gigantea

It’s rather a weird quirk of internet sites, even news media, that post these videos calling creatures “alien” or “monster” when exactly what they are, even down to species level, is clearly described in the original source material. It was a surprising find but it’s no alien. Perhaps people should learn some zoology before claiming…

Weird but real – Ribbon worms

The headlines say it’s awful, but it’s totally fascinating! Check out this green ribbon worm with a long pink mouth appendage. Horrifying footage shows a long, bright green worm-like creature with a pink tongue-like appendage wriggling its way along the ground Mystery worm-like sea creature causes panic in Taiwan – Telegraph The footage was shot in…

The scoop on the Roswell Slides: really pathetic hoax

Back in November 2014, we reported on a story from the UFO community – Thomas Carey told the audience at a conference that he had “smoking gun” evidence that extraterrestrials have been here – Kodachrome slides dated 1947 showing an alien. I don’t typically use Billy Cox as a source but he does note that people have…

UFO Trail talks to Dr. Garry Nolan about “Atacama” specimen and Starchild Skull

We’ve covered previous stories on the Sirius project, the Atacama alien and Lloyd Pye’s Starchild skull, even speaking with Dr. Garry Nolan. But here is an update on how a scientist volunteered to help investigate some weird mysteries. The UFO Trail: Dr. Garry Nolan Talks Ata, Starchild Skull and Science. Dr. Garry Nolan is a…

Fears of alien threat result in arrest

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…

An extraterrestrial affair

The eccentric official from Whitby is at it again. Whitby councillor claims to have fathered alien child (From The Northern Echo). A LABOUR politician has defended his beliefs in extra-terrestrial life – after claiming to have fathered a child with an alien. Married father-of-three Simon Parkes, who represents Stakesby on Whitby Town Council, said his…

Chinese farmer smacked down over fake alien

There are consequences for hoaxing, especially in China. Chinese farmer jailed for making a rubber alien – Telegraph. As proof of extraterrestrial life, one Chinese farmer’s crudely built rubber alien, stashed in a chest freezer in his garage, was rather unconvincing. Shortly after he proudly posted photographs of his alien on the internet, he was…

Ohio aliens were a no-show

Odd this gets reported as news, but, here ya go… Man blames aliens for losing car – New Philadelphia, OH – The Times-Reporter. Tuscarawas County Sheriff’s deputies believe an Akron man’s car might still be somewhere in Stark County after he reported a strange incident involving “subjects not of this world” early Tuesday. The 28-year-old…

Vanity Fair remembers John Edward Mack regarding alien abductions

A long, sympathetic piece about Harvard doctor of psychiatry, John Mack. It traces his career involved with UFO experiencers (abductees) and his openness to unconventional ideas. Alien Nation: Have Humans Been Abducted by Extraterrestrials?. John Edward Mack, a Pulitzer Prize–winning biographer and Harvard Medical School psychiatrist, spent years trying to fathom their stories and reached…

Only $100,000 for proof of UFO’s? Kinda cheap.

We’ve been seeing these types of promotions. To hype a show or project, you can be rewarded by bringing forward evidence. It never seems to produce anything interesting. Alejandro Rojas: James Fox to Announce $100,000 UFO Reward for Proof of an ET Spacecraft (EXCLUSIVE). Filmmaker James Fox will make this announcement as part of the…