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This Computer Scientist Thinks He’s Figured Out How to Talk to Aliens
Talking to Stephen Wolfram, author of Wolfram Alphra, a “universal” programming language that informed the alien communication in the movie
A Sociologist Unpacks Our Fixation With Aliens
Why do we imagine extraterrestrials as little gray abductors? Joseph O. Baker explains.
Harry Reid on What the Government Knows About UFOs
The former Senate majority leader is definitely a truther.
13 Reasons to Believe Aliens Are Real
How seriously should you take those recent reports of UFOs? Ask the Pentagon. Or read this primer for the SETI-curious.
Here’s a Video of a Navy Jet Encountering a UFO
“What the f*ck is that thing?”
The Eternal Recurrence of Dennis Kucinich, Candidate for Office
Yes, he’s back. In this incarnation he’s a Fox Democrat running for governor of Ohio.
What the New York
UFO Report Actually Reveals
The takeaway appeared to be “flying saucers are real.” But a closer reading suggests a murkier proposition.
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Why Believing in UFOs Is More Fun When You’re the Only One
I thought I wanted legitimacy, but maybe I didn’t.
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Sarah Huckabee Sanders Is Checking If Trump Believes in UFOs
She’ll circle back.
Reports: The Pentagon Spent Millions on UFO Research
For about five years, the government wanted to believe.
Clinton Campaign Chairman: ‘The American People Can Handle the Truth’ About UFOs
John Podesta really wants those files declassified.
When Will Potential 2016 Candidates Discuss the ‘Extraterrestrial Issue’?
Activists want our next president to be more transparent about what’s out there.
The End of UFOs
Why did America lose its fascination with flying saucers?
Meteor (or UFO) Spotted Over Bay Area
The same day one hit Russia.
Really Boring Brooklyn UFO Sighting Caught on Tape
Three white lights moving around a little.
The Aliens Want the Hipsters of Williamsburg
Wait, I thought you said they were “intelligent forms of life?” Zing!
The Time a British Man Mistook Daylight Saving Time for an Alien Abduction
Spotted in New Zealand in 1995: An Alien With Size 440 Shoes
New Zealand just released all of its
Eight Explanations for the Mystery California Missile Launch [Updated]
The military has no explanation, supposedly.
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Brett Berg Cuts His Umbrellas, Thinks Aliens Are Upon Us
He also cuts up his clothes and safety-pins fabric to himself. Fun, right?