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Celtic ‘Cross’ Discovered On Mars

The cross appears to be surrounded by a circle, though the shape is minute.

UFO hunters have made a strange discovery in an image sent back by NASA’s Opportunity rover, revealing what appears to be a cross, surrounded by a circle, embedded in the otherworldly rock of Mars. As The Huffington Post notes, the Opportunity rover has been traversing the surface of Mars for the last decade. The odd,… Read more »

The Moon Revised: ‘Man In The Moon’ Gets A New Origin Story

Supermoon 2014: Perseid Meteor Shower To Coincide With Largest Full Moon This Year

The long-held theory that the “Man in the Moon” craters on the moon’s surface were created by asteroids is now under investigation. Many scientists believe the craters may have come from a drastically different source — from within. CNET reports that new NASA data released this week supports the theory that magma from within the… Read more »

Sierra Nevada Corporation: Private Space Company Accuses NASA Of Favoritism

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Sierra Nevada Corporation, an American privately held electronic systems provider and systems integrator specializing in micro-satellites, energy, telemedicine, nanotechnology, and commercial orbital transportation services, is irate over two contracts NASA recently awarded to other companies. In September, NASA bypassed the Sierra Nevada Corporation, instead giving multi-billion dollar contracts to shuttle American astronauts to and from… Read more »

The ESA’s Philae Lander Scheduled To Land On A Comet Next Month

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As the United States and India eye their new satellites around Mars, the European Space Agency (ESA) is looking in the direction of a comet, and it’s been looking at that comet for the last ten years. The ESA has announced that it will release its Rosetta mission lander, Philae, on November 12 so that… Read more »

CME Event ‘Probable’ After Major Solar Flare, Power Grid At Risk

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Space Weather Prediction Center said that it was probable that the solar flare that happened on Wednesday did create a coronal mass ejection (CME), although that won’t be confirmed until further analysis. If the solar flare did create a CME, the question becomes, how hard will it hit the Earth? Wednesday’s solar flare registered as… Read more »

Buzz Aldrin Saw UFO During Moon Trip

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Buzz Aldrin has revealed that he saw an unidentified flying object during Apollo 11’s 1969 trip through space that culminated in him walking on the moon. The 84-year-old astronaut made the revelation during a Reddit “ask me anything” question and answer session last month, which also saw him reveal that the first human beings who… Read more »

Thigh Bone On Mars: Life Form Found Or A Hoax?

Thigh Bone On Mars Spotted In New Photo

NASA’s Curiosity rover on Mars sparked controversy this week when it beamed back pictures from the Red Planet of what appeared to be a thigh bone, setting the internet alight with rumors and theories. Pictures of the alleged thigh bone on Mars first appeared in a UFO blog, but was quickly picked up on by… Read more »