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Astronauts take shelter as unknown ‘space debris’ approaches ISS
KLTV, East Texas ~ September 22, 2020

"Astronauts aboard the International Space Station are taking shelter inside their Soyuz spacecraft as an unknown piece of space debris is approaching the orbiting outpost."

More updates coming soon....

'Was it an Alien?': Mysterious Lights in South Carolina Sky Spark UFO Debate
News 18 ~ September 11, 2020

"It was shot by TikTok user Haley Cummins when her friends informed Haley that some of her neighbors are staring at the sky. There was a small gathering of Haley’s friends at her home when they spotted the unusual object in the sky."

Looks Like The Pentagon Has No Intention Of Sharing UFO Information
Hot Air ~ September 10, 2020

"That one sentence pretty much says it all. 'To maintain operations security and to avoid disclosing information that may be useful to our adversaries, DOD does not discuss publicly the details of either the observations or the examination of reported incursions into our training ranges or designated airspace, including those incursions initially designated as UAP.'”

Infamous 2004 UFO committed 'act of war', says pilot who saw it
MSN ~ September 10, 2020

"One of the pilots whose encounter with a mysterious - and still unexplained - object off the coast of the US in 2004 says whatever it was, it committed an 'act of war'."

UFO mystery as "craft" captured above town by schoolgirl
Cumnock Chronicle ~ September 7, 2020

"Mystery surrounds a photo taken by a schoolgirl after it captured an unexplained set of lights in the night sky above a North Ayrshire housing estate."

Remember When: UFOs were big in pop culture...
Wilkes Barre Times Leader ~ September 4, 2020

"So, you want the 1950s to come back, you say? You’re tired of pandemics, politics and urban disorder? Well, then, I’ve got some good news for you. One big part of that well-remembered decade has returned with a bang. It’s — drum roll, please — flying saucers."

Massachusetts Ranks in Top 10 of UFO Reports of August 2020
WBSM ~ September 4, 2020

"According to the report in MUFON’s 'Track UFOs' database, it was 'elongated vertically' with red lights on the top and bottom and white likes in the middle, but rotated."

Aliens: Study suggests alien life may be found in stars
EconoTimes ~ September 3, 2020

"According to a study made by an international group of scientists, a unique kind of alien life may be existing in the core of a star."

Retired meteorologist shares his account of 1994 West Michigan UFO sightings
WWMT, Michigan ~ September 3, 2020

"'They were just moving so fast, and two more started coming into play there. I really had little time to describe where they were before they had moved and jumped again,' said Jack Bushong, a retired meteorologist describing what he saw on radar the night of March 8, 1994."

Bakersfield author publishes UFO account
Hanford Sentinel ~ September 3, 2020

"Although a critic of UFO sightings in the past, author Stacey Smith saw something in the sky while working as a security officer that changed his life forever."

UFO research 'could change the world,' Blink-182 co-founder says
Fox News ~ September 2, 2020

"Speaking to Sky News, DeLonge, the former guitarist for the band, said he has seen "enormous amounts of data" and would not have made the commitment he has to chase something that is mere 'pie in the sky.'"

UFO believers in Circleville having their moment
The Columbus Dispatch ~ September 2, 2020

"Unidentified flying objects have been in the news a lot this year, with newly released videos from Navy pilots and with stories about a government program that tracks sightings. But the Roundtown UFO Society in Circleville is way ahead of the game, having studied the topic for more than 30 years."

UFO Sightings Are On The Rise In Michigan — But Why?
WWJ News Radio ~ September 2, 2020

"It's not a star, and doesn't look like a plane — so what is that shiny object in the night sky? Imaginations are running wild across the state, as reports of UFO sightings are on the rise here in Michigan."

Report: UFO Sightings are Way Up Since the Covid-19 Outbreak
WPDH ~ September 2, 2020

"Maybe being stuck indoors for so long isn't so good? If you had Alien Invasion for your September scorecard, then you may have been on to something. But it appears that the National UFO Reporting Center is reporting that sightings of Unidentified Flying Objects has risen 51 percent this year, as compared to this time in 2019."

Orange Circular UFOs Seen in Ellsworth, Ogunquit & Lewiston
Q106.5, Maine ~ September 2, 2020

"Then on August 14th in Lewiston, someone reported this: 'Large flash of light turned into a circle?? The object we saw was very large at first, It was a large red/yellow light. It lasted for a split second and then the light stopped. It started going moving strangely, like a zigzag motion except it was just getting higher while doing the zigzag motion.'"

UFO Spotting Has Replaced Bird Watching as Pandemic Obsession
The Wall Street Journal ~ September 1, 2020

"In the wake of the coronavirus, sports stadiums have fallen silent, shopping malls have been turned into ghost towns, and bars have emptied. But the skies—depending who you ask—have gotten a lot busier."

UFO sightings are up 51 percent amid coronavirus, data shows
New Your Post ~ September 1, 2020

"Among the 5,000 sightings recorded this year, 20 percent of them occurred in April – the height of the COVID-19 crisis and lockdown, according to the news outlet."

Drawing a Line in the Sky: Astronomers Confront Satellite Threat ~ September 1, 2020

"The sky is changing. As many astronomers and backyard onlookers have noticed, a number of unfixed “stars” have recently appeared. These moving blips are Starlink satellites."

Pandemic yields plethora of UFO sightings
Whidbey News Times ~ September 1, 2020

"Whatever the reason, quite a few UFO sightings have been reported on Whidbey Island and nearby areas this year, according to observations reported to the National UFO Reporting Center."

Past Tense ~ August 31, 2020
"The Mountain Mail, Aug. 28, 1995: Yesterday Salidan Tim Edwards was just a casual believer in unexplained phenomena. But then he saw a UFO. That’s right, an unidentified flying object. A flying saucer."

'Colossal forces': Giant crater sparks wild theories
7 News, Australia ~ August 31, 2020

"A new 50-metre deep crater has appeared in the Russian Arctic - and it’s not the first to cause astonishment in the region."

Top UK destinations for an out-of-this-world staycation including best places to spot a UFO
Derbyshire Telegraph ~ August 31, 2020

"From novel nature and quirky culture, to mind-blowing science and historic relics, Leonardo Hotels has analysed almost 4,000 entries from Atlas Obscura, TripAdvisor and UK UFO Sightings to find the country's top alternative tourism destinations."

UFO enthusiasts revisit site of mysterious glowing object in Ebenezer, P.E.I.
CBC, Canada ~ August 30, 2020

"The day before, Aug. 22, marked 30 years since witnesses reported an unidentified glowing object that landed in that same field."

Report: Satellites could change the night sky
ABC, Cape Fear ~ August 29, 2020

"According to the American Astronomical Society, the satellites would be so visible that people might believe they are viewing an unidentified flying object."

The ancient astronaut theory, a tabloid myth with no scientific support
Explica ~ August 29, 2020

"The idea that extraterrestrial life has visited Earth on different occasions is not new."

Yorkshire's UFO hotspots revealed in previously classified government data
Leeds Live ~ August 29, 2020

"Whether you believe in aliens or not, there is no disputing that they are a big talking point - and sightings in Yorkshire are more common than you might think."

Study: 3 Horry County cities among top 10 for most UFO sightings
NBC, Charleston ~ August 28, 2020

"Three cities in Horry County are among the top 10 for the most UFO sightings in North America, according to a study done by TruePeopleSearch Insights."

Pennsylvania cities and towns with highest rate of UFO sightings
Penn Live ~ August 27, 2020

"The skies of Pennsylvania appear to be packed with unidentified flying objects, UFOs."

California, Florida Highest in Number of Reported UFO Sightings
Bay News 9 ~ August 27, 2020

"Not everyone in the UFO-watching community is excited about the subject’s current pop-cultural hype and the public’s cycling infatuation, however."

Well hey, E.T.: Cities across the Carolinas report many UFO sightings, new study says
The Charlotte Observer ~ August 27, 2020

"The Queen City's 153 sightings of mysterious lights, discs and orbs in the sky since 1910 had Charlotte ranked ninth among the 25 largest cities by population."

Mystery surrounds these flying objects spotted by US military
MSN ~ August 26, 2020

"The Department of Defense authorized the release of three unclassified Navy videos, one taken in November 2004 and the other two in January 2015, which show 'unidentified aerial phenomena.'"

Strange lights in Horsham sky ‘consistent with Sussex UFO sightings’, says paranormal investigator
West Sussex County Times ~ August 25, 2020

"He said the lights could not be definitively identified without further information but that just one per cent of sightings are likely to be ‘aerial objects that defy explanation’."

Russian cosmonaut films mysterious 'space guests' from International Space Station
MSN UK ~ August 24, 2020

"Ivan Vagner said the video showed 'five objects' that appear to be flying alongside the aurora."

20 mysterious UFO sightings in Lincolnshire that still don't have an explanation
Lincolnshire Live ~ August 23, 2020

"There have been hundreds of sightings of unidentified flying objects (UFOs) around the world. Lincolnshire is certainly no different - there have been all sorts of strange sightings in the skies of our county over the years."

From strange sightings to an 'alien abduction' - the northern Lincolnshire UFO files
Grimsby Telegraph, U.K. ~ August 22, 2020

"For decades, the Grimsby Telegraph has been contacted by people about the unusual close encounters they've had."

Pentagon creates new task force to study UFOs
KNSS Radio ~ August 21, 2020

"The Department of Defense announces the creation of a new UFO task force, which will analyze the nature and origin of 'unidentified aerial phenomena'; insight from Nick Pope, UFO expert and former U.K. Ministry of Defense official."

Astronaut reports possible UFO sighting
City News, Toronto ~ August 21, 2020

"An astronaut is reporting a possible UFO sighting from the International Space Station."

'Space guests': Russian cosmonaut shares video showing apparent UFOs
CTV, Canada ~ August 21, 2020

"A Russian cosmonaut aboard the International Space Station (ISS) has shared footage of what he describes as “space guests,” or UFOs, that made an unexpected appearance in a time-lapse video he captured of the southern lights."

Loving the Alien: How UFO culture took over America
Rolling Stone ~ August 20, 2020

"About 33 percent of Americans believe aliens have visited Earth, 60 percent think the government is hiding something, and 17 percent say they have seen their very own UFO. That’s 56 million Americans."

Cosmonaut's stunning time-lapse video of Aurora Australis shows array of unidentified objects
7News, Australia ~ August 20, 2020

"'However, in the video, you will see something else, not only the aurora. At 9-12 seconds, five objects appear flying alongside with the same distance.'"

Cosmonaut Captures Unidentified Flying Objects and Aurora Over Antarctica
NBC KCEN TV, Texas ~ August 20, 2020

"Russian Cosmonaut Ivan Vagner isn't sure what the mysterious objects are, posing the question on twitter 'What do you think those are? Meteors, satellites or...?'"

Russian astronaut on the ISS claims to see UFOs in new footage
Q107 ~ August 20, 2020

"The one-minute video shows the aurora australis passing near Antarctica and Australia, Vagner says. 'However, in the video, you will see something else, not only the aurora,' he wrote."

Netflix Captures One Man’s Weird, Wonderful Mission to Contact Aliens by Playing Kraftwerk
The Daily Beast ~ August 20, 2020

"The new Netflix documentary short 'John Was Trying to Contact Aliens' profiles John Shepherd, a Michigan man who tried to contact extraterrestrials by playing avant-garde music."

Unidentified Aerial Phenomena Task Force could be more than punch line
Colorado Springs Gazette ~ August 19, 2020

"Fear not, northeastern Colorado: The military may finally figure out those pesky drones that pestered you last winter."

See any UFO's in Northwest Florida? Department of Defense officials want to know about it
Northwest Florida Daily News ~ August 19, 2020

"If 'the truth is out there,' as the tag line for the old 'X-Files' TV series insisted, it might just be flying across Northwest Florida skies — and the government wants to know about it."

Russian cosmonaut tweets video showing unidentified flying objects
WPTV ~ August 19, 2020

"A Russian astronaut has released a video of what he says are five unidentified objects flying over Antarctica."

UFO? Fireball seen in Minnesota sky for 'about 3 minutes'
Bring Me the News ~ August 18, 2020

"A mysterious fireball was seen in the sky above the Twin Cities Monday evening. 'We saw it at exactly 8:16 p.m. while sitting in our north-facing apartment in New Hope, and it only lasted in our view for about 3 minutes,' Aaron VanDanacker told Bring Me The News."

What does the Pentagon's new UFO task force mean? Experts weigh in. ~ August 17, 2020

"'Without further details, it's impossible to judge how well-positioned the task force will be to seriously investigate reports,' Rodeghier added, 'but I remain cautiously optimistic for now.'"

Pentagon Forms Unidentified Aerial Phenomena Task Force
Aviation Week ~ August 17, 2020

"'Dude, this is a f—ing drone, bro,' one pilot said. A second service member said, 'There’s a whole fleet of them.'"

Pentagon establishes UFO task force
KCEN-TV, San Diego ~ August 16, 2020

"The question, 'are we alone in the universe?' is a mystery that has baffled humankind. There have been many accounts of people who have witnessed unidentified flying objects, but there has never been video quite like what has been seen in recent months."

Pentagon forms new task force to investigate UFOs
CNBC ~ August 15, 2020

"'They’re all going against the wind. The wind’s 120 knots to the west. Look at that thing, dude!' the first person says. 'It’s rotating!'"

Pentagon’s UFO Group Is Officially Active, After Years of Secrecy
Popular Mechanics ~ August 15, 2020

"'“The mission of the task force is to detect, analyze, and catalog UAPs that could potentially pose a threat to U.S. national security.'"

Sorry, believers: Skeptics say there are rational explanations for military pilots' UFO videos
Salon ~ August 15, 2020

"Though the notion that the military is investigating UFOs sounds like a fringe conspiracy theorist's ultimate redemption, the military's actions are far from preposterous."

Pentagon investigates unidentified aerial phenomena (UAP)
USA Herald ~ August 15, 2020

"On its Freedom of Information Act (FOIA) website, the Navy released videos of three UAP’s in April. The videos are titled 'FLIR.mp4,' 'GOFAST.wmv,' and 'GIMBAL.wmv.'"

Pentagon task force will investigate UFO incidents
ABC News ~ August 14, 2020

"The new Defense Department task force will investigate incidents of unexplained aerial phenomena encountered by the U.S. military, whether it be by pilots or other means."

Pentagon Reportedly to Launch UFO Task Force
Daily Beast ~ August 14, 2020

"Determining whether the crafts are operated by troublesome Earthlings or curious extraterrestrials will be a central concern of the task force."

Pentagon unveils Unidentified Aerial Phenomena Task Force
Axios ~ August 14, 2020

"The task force, to be led by the Navy, comes after the Pentagon earlier this year released a number of videos of "unidentified aerial phenomena" captured by Navy pilots over the last decade."

Pentagon to launch task force to investigate UFO sightings
CNN ~ August 13, 2020

"Deputy Secretary of Defense David Norquist will help oversee the task force, which is expected to be officially unveiled in the next few days, according to the officials."

UFO reporting center lists 100+ sightings in Colorado
99.1 Country ~ August 13, 2020

"Colorado residents are no strangers to alleged UFO sightings, alien myths and extraterrestrial lore. In a recent instance, a woman allegedly spotted and recorded a UFO in Fort Collins just last week."

Mum of seven describes 'Biblical" sighting in sky from her back yard
Liverpool Echo ~ August 12, 2020

"A mum-of-seven has described an unusual sighting she believes to be "100%" a UFO."

Does Tom DeLonge have new information on UFOs? Find out Sunday
Pacific San Diego ~ August 11, 2020

"The answer may come this weekend during Metaverse, a four-day online “alternate digital universe” pop-culture event that begins Thursday. DeLonge, who rose to fame with the San Diego punk-pop trio blink-182 and now heads the band Angels & Airwaves, will lead a 9:30 a.m. PST Sunday panel discussion."

Blink-182’s Tom DeLonge set to inform Comic-Con fans all about UFOs
Metro ~ August 11, 2020

"The musician-turned-UFO expert, 44, is set to share his thoughts on extra-terrestrials as part of Metaverse, a virtual version of New York’s Comic-Con."

The Disturbing History of Wyoming UFO Stories
KGAB AM 650 ~ August 11, 2020

"There is a list of sightings from Wyoming that you can see from The National UFO Reporting site. The list is long and goes all the way back to the early 1950's. Many of the sightings are easily explained, but some are not."

Do you believe in UFO's?
Fox 44 ~ August 11, 2020

"UFO enthusiast Dan Branford shares his thoughts on the latest reports on the existence of UFOs."

More witnesses report UFO sightings in Sussex
West Sussex County Times ~ August 11, 2020

"Reports of strange UFOs in the skies around Horsham have prompted more people to come forward with sightings."

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UFO trackers set their sights on Revelstoke skies
Keremeos Review ~ August 10, 2020

"Revelstoke has been in Hallmark movies, The Amazing Race Canada and The Price is Right. Now, it’s going to be featured in an upcoming documentary on extraterrestrials."

Tom DeLonge’s Warped UFO Tour
The New Republic ~ August 10, 2020

"Space aliens are having a moment in America, thanks to the Blink-182 frontman’s E.T.-hunting A-team. But what’s his real plan?"

2020 is so insane we all missed the news grey aliens might be real
Film Daily ~ August 10, 2020

"Recently the U.S. government has pledged to be more transparent about their investigations of UFOs and other potential extraterrestrial research. Whether this means the famed little grey men with big bulging eyes are real is still up in the air . . . for now."

The Aurora Airship Incident: : UFO Crash, Mars Fever or Hoax?
Ancient Origins ~ August 9, 2020

"A less well-known example is one which happened 50 years earlier in a town in northern Texas in 1897. It is referred to as the Aurora incident."

Fuzzy math and folklore
Coeur d'Alene Press ~ August 9, 2020

"The latest finding came from Satellite Internet, a rural internet provider with a lengthy marketing content reach whose recent claim to fame included a June study that showed Idaho topped the nation in UFO spottings per capita."

The government is ready to talk?'s Tinfoil Hat Tuesday!
WILK-FM, Pennsylvania ~ August 8, 2020

"Is the federal government about to reveal what we know about UFOs? President Trump thinks it might be time. Lou Dobbs on FOX Business and have it!"

The Other Side: Move over Covid-19, something else is out there
Fairfield Daily Republic, California ~ August 6, 2020

"Once outside she pointed off toward the Twin Sisters. I saw a large metallic object flying about. It zig-zagged sharply, came to a complete stop and then rose straight up high into the sky. We watched it dart quickly and then glide and change direction."

Oregon UFO reports up, July has two local sightings
La Grande Observer ~ August 6, 2020

"The National UFO Reporting Center’s online database of UFO reports shows sightings in Oregon zoomed up in 2020 compared to the year before."

STEVE'S PEEVES: Not of this world, or any other
Monroe County Reporter ~ August 6, 2020

"Last year there were nearly 6,000 reported UFO sightings in North America. That comes to nearly 16 a day."

Woman films 'silent UFOs' above River Exe
Devon Live, U.K. ~ August 6, 2020

"A woman has filmed what she thinks is a possible UFO sighting in the skies above the River Exe and is appealing to others who saw the four red lights to explain the mystery."

Here’s all the news about UFOs you might of missed in 2020
Film Daily ~ August 7, 2020

"Whether or not you believe in little green men, they probably believe in you. The rate of UFO sightings have skyrocketed in the U.S and in the world this year."

E. Washington Man Directs National UFO Center
Spokane Public Radio ~ August 7, 2020

"That center is located in eastern Washington. The man who directs it, Peter Davenport, has had a lifelong interest in UFOs since first seeing one during a family outing at a drive-in theater in 1954."

'NBC Nightly News' Catches UFO On Camera During Story About Navajo Indians
iHeartRadio ~ August 7, 2020

"Reporter Cynthia McFadden was taking a close look at the water crisis that Arizona's Navajo Nation is currently facing during the pandemic, and as cameras rolled on Native Americans playing instruments and singing, an unidentified disc-shaped object can be seen high above them, bursting through clouds and flying across the sky."

Edinburgh lights: why there has been mysterious illuminations over the capital this week
Edinburgh Live, U.K. ~ August 7, 2020

"Edinburgh residents have been left baffled by the lights floating in the sky most nights - with some claiming that they're from a 'paranormal' source!"

Woman allegedly spotted UFO in Fort Collins (Watch)
New Country 99.1, Colorado ~ August 7, 2020

"Imagine: you're driving along enjoying your music windows rolled done when all of the sudden something catches your eye in the sky. It's blinking lights in the same location for roughly 7 minutes as you continue your commute."

Lee Ward: Welcome aliens!
Daily Independent, Kentucky ~ August 7, 2020

"Despite the fact we think we know everything, there is plenty we don’t know, from the depths of the ocean to outer space to our own inner workings. It’s likely we just don’t know what it is yet."

Epiphanies – Love It
Journal & Topics, Chicago ~ August 5, 2020

"As curious as UFO information appears, it does lead one to wonder if aliens have been visiting planet earth for decades."

President Trump and Fox’s Lou Dobbs discuss the nation’s UFO situation
New York Daily News ~ August 5, 2020

"The 74-year-old conspiracy theorists wrapped things up by getting on the same page when it comes to the pandemic-plagued nation’s UFO situation."

Why is Trump praising Lou Dobbs for being a UFO expert?
MSNBC ~ August 5, 2020

"Joy notes that the relationship between Trump and Lou Dobbs is pretty crazy, but a recent interview took a turn when Dobbs asked the president about UFOs."

Trump Says He Will Do Anything 'UFO Expert' Fox Business Host Asks
Newsweek ~ August 4, 2020

"'Well I think you're probably... in this country, you're the UFO expert,' replied Trump. 'So, I'm going to be guided by the great Lou Dobbs. And I will tell you that I'll do whatever you ask me to do, including total transparency.'"

WATCH: Trump Tells Fox’s Lou Dobbs He’ll be Transparent About UFO’s
PoliticusUSA ~ August 4, 2020

"The pundit asked the President, 'A lot of my friends of very concerned about what the federal government is doing when it comes to UFOs. Are you going to commit more resources to exploring UFOs and opening the documents to the public?'"

UFOs: Hoping for the Proof
SETI Institute ~ August 4, 2020

"But hang on a minute. Before you order that on-line course in Klingonese, consider what might really be going on here."

It started as a joke, but Colorado’s UFO Watchtower is now a hotspot for mysterious sightings
Roadtrippers ~ August 4, 2020

"Some call the San Luis Valley 'The Bermuda Triangle of the West.' It has been a hotspot for mysterious sightings dating back to the Spanish Conquistadors in the 1560s, and now, Messoline’s place lies almost smack dab in the middle of it. For her, however, all of this started as one big joke."

UFO? Mysterious Object Seen In Sky Over Denver Metro Area
CBS 4, Denver ~ August 4, 2020

"A bright object seen floating in the skies east of Denver caught a lot of attention. The mysterious object was seen in the sky on Monday."

That object you saw in the sky Monday night is delivering internet to Africa
9 News, Denver ~ August 4, 2020

"Mysterious objects were spotted over Denver Monday day but it turns out they're Loon balloons from Google."

VIDEO: Apparent UFO spotted in Abbotsford
Abby News ~ August 4, 2020

"Video footage has emerged recently of what one man calls a shape shifting unidentified flying object (UFO) in Abbotsford on July 29."

Is this the UFO spotted in skies around Horsham?
West Sussex County Times, U.K. ~ August 4, 2020

"A stargazer has come forward with new evidence of a strange UFO spotted over skies around Horsham."

The truth is out there, we hope: UFOs are with us whether we like it or not
The Washington Times ~ August 3, 2020

"This week, the tin-foil-hat crowd had some vindication, when it was reported that the Advanced Aerospace Threat Program was, in fact, never closed, and today operates under the aegis of the Office of Naval Intelligence."

U.S. Navy’s UFO sightings might have a disappointing explanation
KTVE, Arkansas ~ August 3, 2020

"But as with everything UFO-related, it’s worth taking a second, or third, look before rushing to lay out the red carpet for alien houseguests."

UFOs Are All We've Got
The Cut ~ August 3, 2020

"Meanwhile, reported UFO sightings are on the rise in Canada, Belgium, and (anecdotally, at least) in the United States. Coincidentally — or maybe not — these are places that have also enforced stay-at-home orders over the same time frame."

Las Vegas Sun ~ August 3, 2020
"So the Pentagon says it’s going to go transparent about UFOs — sure they are."

Pentagon to make some UFO findings public
KPTV Fox 12, Oregon ~ August 3, 2020

"The real worry is that these UFO’s might be advanced military airplanes, spaceships, or weapons capable of astonishing things."

The Pentagon’s UFO Unit Has Discovered ‘Off-World Vehicles Not Made On This Earth’
Mandatory ~ August 3, 2020

"So maybe we shouldn’t be surprised that the Pentagon not only has a UFO unit but is planning to release some of its findings to the public. (These are your tax dollars at work, people.)"

Amazing footage captures UFO sighting in sky above Lincolnshire
Lincolnshire Live, U.K. ~ August 3, 2020

"A man has captured video footage of a possible UFO flying in the sky above Lincolnshire. The footage, which was filmed over the A151 by Alex Platts, shows flickering lights in the sky overhead on Monday, July 27."

Ancient Origins ~ August 3, 2020
"The modern world is filled with self-appointed experts who investigate various events, legends and historical texts looking for evidence of historic contact between humans and extraterrestrial life forms."

Egyptian officials refute claim by Elon Musk that ‘Aliens built the pyramids obv’
Fox 5, Washington, DC ~ August 3, 2020

"Elon Musk was recently invited by the Egyptian government to visit the iconic pyramids after a tweet by the SpaceX CEO alleging that the ancient sites were built by Aliens, 'obv.'"

Donald Trump’s October Surprise: Aliens?
Hot Air ~ August 2, 2020

"Bryce suggests in all seriousness that Trump just might 'play the wildest card in all of human history.' And what card is that? He could tip over the entire applecart by emptying the bag and telling America everything that’s known about UFO study programs and, just possibly, the presence of extraterrestrial life on Earth, either now or in the past."

Pentagon admits UFO program still exists. But Navy's alien sightings don't quite add up.
NBC News ~ August 2, 2020

"The Navy will supposedly make regular reports on at least some of its findings. But disclosure could rob believers of their best piece of evidence — a dearth of good evidence."

Pentagon's secret, defunct UFO-hunting program may still exist ~ August 2, 2020

"Despite this claim, any evidence of alleged extraterrestrial technology has yet to be produced, according to the Times."

UFO over Porirua? Mysterious hovering lights stun locals
New Zealand Herald ~ August 2, 2020

"It was in the early hours in Porirua when Theodora Faafia left home and spotted three lights hovering up in the dark skies above the town."

Pentagon's UFO unit will make some findings public
CNN ~ August 1, 2020

"With the news there's actually a Pentagon task force looking into UFOs, is it time to stop calling people who believe in them crackpots?"

A Trip Back in Time...

Note that it is becoming more and more challenging to freely access archives of newspapers, having a real impact on viewing accessible historical stories.

UFO believers starting to come out of the closet
The Deseret News - June 2, 1982

"'We feel a lot of people have had these types of experiences but keep them to themselves.'"

UFO Mystery Centuries Old
The Pittsburgh Press - January 26, 1980

"References to 'circles of fire' in the sky can be found in many historical documents and in cave paintings as well.

UFO's Dogged Moon Shots?
The Daily Union Democrat - November 10, 1975

"Prof. James Harder, an engineering professor at UC Berkeley, told a weekend symposium that Apollo 11 was followed halfway to the moon and one UFO followed Apollo 12 on three orbits around the moon."

UFO Sightings a Sign of Christ's Return?
St. Petersburg Times - Feb. 16, 1974

"'...but what is significant is that the Bible warns that in the last days there will be fearful sights and strange things in the heavens,' Barry told the audience attending a UFO conference sponsored by God's News Behind the News radio ministry."

UFO Report Challenged
St. Petersburg Times - January 11, 1969

"The National Investigations Committee on Aerial Phenomena yesterday challenged a new report that discounts the possibility of unidentified flying objects (UFO) being spaceships from remote planets."

Scientists Lay UFOs To Rest
The Deseret News - January 9, 1969

"The report disclosed the Air Force has from the beginning considered that UFO's might be manned vehicles from outer space, 'but naturally no publicity was given to this idea because of the total lack of evidence for it'".

We're Not Hiding Anything on UFOs, Air Force Says
The Miami News - March 30, 1966

"Retired Marine Maj. Donald E. Keyhoe, head of a group called National Investigations Committee on Aerial Phenomena, said this week the Pentagon has a top level policy of discounting all UFO reports. He said the Air Force over the years has used ridicule to discredit sightings."

British Flying Saucer Sails Smoothly Over the Channel
The Palm Beach Post - July 28, 1959

"Britain's first flying saucer, officially called the SRN1, skimmed smoothly from Calais to Dover Saturday looking like an intruder from science fiction amid the workaday shipping of the English Channel. It was the Hovercraft's first channel crossing."

UFO Prober Insists That They Are Real
The Miami News - July 29, 1958

"Dr. Carl Jung, Swiss psychologist, says in a report that Unidentified Flying Objects are real and 'show signs of intelligent guidance by quasihuman pilots.'"

Cut Sound on TV Program
Gettysburg Times - January 23, 1958

"Keyhoe was silenced for about 15 seconds during 'The Armestrong Circle Theater' presentation of a documentary on flying objects...He had just said: 'We are meeting in secret with a congressional committee. If these meetings were public it would be proved.' when the sound was cut."

Real Flying Saucers Being Built by U.S.
The Milwaukee Sentinel - October 26, 1955

"The U.S. Air Force announced Tuesday that sensational new fast-flying jet planes resembling the popular conception of flying saucers will take the air soon."

Bermuda and "Saucers"
The Palm Beach Post - December 6, 1953

"Many responsible scientists and learned men have insisted that the saucers should not be discounted and 'written off' as fantasy. They point out that stranger things than a flying disc already have become common, accepted things of this world, and that the saucers could either be from a potential terrestrial enemy, or from one of the planets which admittedly could be habitable."

Flying Saucers Travel Fast; Some Pop Up in Japan, Korea
The Miami News - August 2, 1952

"A Navy report said 40 officers and crew members of the destroyer Crusader saw the 'saucers' the night of July 10. All had the familiar qualities of the puzzling flying discs."

Air Force Investigating Flying Saucer Reports
Ludington Daily News - July 22, 1952

"The Air Force today investigated reports that several 'flying saucers' had been spotted by radar virtually in its own back yard on the outskirts of the nation's capital."

Flying Saucers Spotted Again
Lewiston Morning Tribune - July 22, 1952

"Pierman, then flying at normal cruising speed of 180 to 200 m.p.h., reported that the objects were traveling with 'tremendous vertical speed' moving rapidly up and down - and then suddenly changing pace until they seemed to hang motionless in the sky."

The Flying Saucers are Real
Sacred Texts ~ 1952

"This was one of the first books published about the UFO phenomena. We are fortunate that it ended up in the public domain."

Magazine Article Tells "Story of Flying Saucers"
The Milwaukee Journal - April 3, 1950

"An early model of these saucers was built by United States engineers in 1942 and achieved more than 100 successful test flights."

Mysterious Objects in Sky Revive "Flying Saucer" Talk
The Pittsburgh Press - January 9, 1948

"Mysterious objects seen floating in the sky over Kentucky, Tennessee and Ohio revived speculation about 'flying saucers' today."

"Flying Saucer" Mystery Grows As More Are Spotted
The Evening Independent - June 30, 1947

"The last appearance of the mystery objects seen 'tumbling' or 'undulating' through the skies from Texas to Canada, was reported last night."