Category: UFO Archive

The Irish government were briefed on flying saucers in 1950

The Irish government were briefed on flying saucers in 1950

Via The Journal.ie A letter from the Irish Embassy in Washington was sent to the Irish government in 1950. The letter was sent to the Department of External Affairs by an embassy staffer, who enclosed a copy of the book The Flying Saucers Are Real, by Donald Keyhoe. It is part of the ninth volume of documents released in the Documents […]

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America’s First Recorded UFO Encounter

America’s First Recorded UFO Encounter

By Lon Strickler/Phantoms&Monsters In March 1639, America’s first recorded UFO was sighted late one night over the Charles River in Boston, Massachusetts. Lights sped back and forth across the Charles River from Back Bay Fens to Charlestown. Governor John Winthrop made an entry in his journal regarding this strange event. This account was later published in The Journal of John […]

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8 Very Early UFO Photos Taken Before Photoshop

8 Very Early UFO Photos Taken Before Photoshop

By Jake Anderson/Oddee Here are some of the most compelling old UFO pics. Real or not, they’re still fascinating documents from a cosmic blip in time on the planet Earth, somewhere in the Milky Way galaxy……  

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UFOs and Churchill’s horse in official papers

UFOs and Churchill’s horse in official papers

By Alan O’Keeffe/Herald.Ie Flying Saucer reports and Winston Churchill’s hopes of bringing his horse to Ireland to run in the Derby are in a newly published volume of documents on Irish foreign policy.  The latest volume covers the work of Irish diplomats in the 1948-51 period when the first Inter-Party government was formed under Taoiseach John A Costello and the […]

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UFO or Min Min? The 1855 King’s Plains Blazing Light Mystery

UFO or Min Min? The 1855 King’s Plains Blazing Light Mystery

Via Phantoms&Monsters By Jon Wyatt – In 1855 a ‘blazing light’ haunted a distant paddock at King’s Plains, New South Wales; and witnesses claimed figures of “a black man” and “a dog” appeared near the light as well. What was happening at King’s Plains in 1855? King’s Plains is an historic district on the Mid Western Hwy between Blayney and […]

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The 1962 Las Vegas UFO Crash

The 1962 Las Vegas UFO Crash

By Lon Strickler/Phantoms&Monsters Yeah…you read the title correctly. There is evidence that a UFO crashed in the desert surrounding Las Vegas, Nevada on August 18, 1962…specifically, near Nellis AFB. Thought to be nothing more than rumor, reports and statements from eyewitnesses slowly started to emerge. Eventually, researchers started digging for more information. The object was first spotted over Oneida, New […]

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New Area 51 alien autopsy image is ‘smoking gun’, researcher claims

New Area 51 alien autopsy image is ‘smoking gun’, researcher claims

By Rob Waugh/Metro One of the most enduring mysteries of the past few decades could be about to be solved, as a researcher claims to have uncovered a clear photograph of an alien from Area 51 – on film which maker Kodak has dated as authentically being from 1947, the date of the supposed crash. UFO expert Tom Carey was sent images […]

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Both sides of the Stephen Michalak UFO encounter at Falcon Lake

Both sides of the Stephen Michalak UFO encounter at Falcon Lake

By Top Secret Writers

By Seamus The Falcon Lake UFO incident on May 19th, 1967 in Whiteshell Park, Manitoba, Canada is an event which UFO believers and skeptics have been splitting hairs over for decades. On one hand, many believe Stephen Michalak’s story about confronting a UFO and the burns he received. On the other hand, skeptics believe Michalak’s story reeks of a hoax. […]

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Anatomy of a mass suicide: The dark, twisted story behind a UFO death cult

Anatomy of a mass suicide: The dark, twisted story behind a UFO death cult

By Benjamin E. Zeller/Salon In March 1997, all 39 members of the religious group Heaven’s Gate committed suicide. But why? Excerpted from “Heaven’s Gate: America’s UFO Religion” On March 22 and March 23, 1997, all thirty-nine active members of Heaven’s Gate committed suicide, exiting the Earth, as they referred to the act. In three waves, members ingested a poisonous mixture of […]

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Close encounters, UFO sightings in Joplin area: Part 1

Close encounters, UFO sightings in Joplin area: Part 1

Via CCHeadliner During a period spanning just over two weeks in early to mid-August of 2014, three UFO sightings were reported from Jasper County and adjoining areas of its neighbor to the south, Newton County. In this column and in the near future, my intention is to inform my readers on all three of them. (My personal investigation into one […]

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