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Debunkers vs. Believers

Sitting in the lobby of the Hilton Hotel, Gilbert Landis turned to the person next to him and, without a giggle, said this:

"I'm here because 10,500 years ago my wife and I made a mistake."

A few seats over, Clark McClelland from Orlando was talking about secret autopsies performed on alien creatures and Nazi scientists who escaped to secret Antarctic bases where they have been building flying saucers.


UK: Our Garden was Buzzed by a UFO!

North Devon - Bob and Christine Bird were enjoying a lazy summer evening in their garden when they claim a UFO swooped low over their bungalow.

The astonished South Molton grandparents, their daughter and son-in-law and grandchildren, had been sitting in the back garden for about an hour before they spotted the "orange blob" slowly moving towards them at around 10pm on Saturday night.

"It started to slow down above us and it wasn't that high up, at least it didn't seem like it," Christine, 57, told the Gazette.

"As it began to move over the house, my husband went indoors to get his camera. My daughter and I went to the front door and suddenly this 'thing' started to move.

Magic Wand

Mysterious crop circles materialize near northwestern Minnesota town

FOSSTON - The first reports of something amiss in the wheat fields east of here came early Sunday from barking dogs and bawling cows, but no livestock is missing - no people, either - so locals seem inclined to doubt that alien spaceships made a stop at Dean Sorgaard's place.

crop circle
©Eric Hylden
As one group of visitors enters a crop circle site, another group exits the wheat field Monday evening east of Fosston, Minnesota.


US: New UFO Mystery Surfaces

A large object with a turquoise hue plummeted out of the sky earlier this summer and plowed into the earth south of Las Vegas near Needles, California.

Eyewitnesses say this was no meteorite, especially since a bunch of helicopters came looking for it and then hauled it away.


UK: Orange UFOs puzzle Birmingham

Were they planes or hot-air balloons - or something else? No-one seems to know what was hovering menacingly above the skies of Birmingham.

Many people, including paramedics and police officers, reported sightings of spherical, orange mystery objects flying over Moseley and Kings Heath.


Florida: Crane Collapse Blamed For Fuel Spill

A 90-foot crane collapsed into the water at the Titusville Municipal Marina early Monday morning.

[Video: Fuel Spills Into Water After Crane Collapse]

Authorities said the crane was on a barge at the marina off U.S. Highway 1 in Brevard County.

The collapse of the crane caused the barge to sink. The crane smashed through a cement beam holding up part of the dock and knocked out the water line that is used for fire protection.


Illinois: Man dies in crane collapse

A crane collapse has killed a 33-year-old man at a construction site in Normal.

McLean County Coroner Beth Kimmerling says Josh M. Dawe died when the crane collapsed onto the aerial lift in which he worked.

Local authorities say the crane fell about 10:45 Wednesday morning onto the roof of a warehouse under construction in the central Illinois town.

Kimmerling says preliminary evidence shows the boom collapsed on the lift while girders were being set for the roof. She says a cause hasn't been determined.


Weird lights in the sky set pulses racing across the UK

UFO fever is sweeping a South Devon town after a series of mysterious lights flitted across the night sky on Saturday - which saw a record number of such sightings in the UK.


More Mystery lights spotted in UK skies

Mystery surrounds the identity of 10 orange lights seen in the sky above Northampton on Saturday night.

A number of people called Northamptonshire Police after watching the strange lights, which reportedly moved across the sky, with one of the lights then exploding.


UK: Mysterious lights over Sheffield

Mysterious coloured lights spotted floating over Sheffield on Saturday night have left residents - and police - puzzled.

Eyewitness reports vary about the strange sightings with some people saying they saw around 10 orange lights in the sky while others spotted up to 100 green lights floating around the Meadowhall area.