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  • Queensland alert over giant funnel-web sightings

    11/06/2009 2:08:50 PM PST · by naturalman1975 · 30 replies · 1,834+ views
    Courier Mail ^ | 7th November 2009 | Brian Williams
    SOUTHEAST Queenslanders should be on the lookout for large black funnel-web spiders as big as an adult hand. As the hot, humid weather arrives, the potentially deadly spiders are on the move, with the first reports of the season this week. Queensland Museum senior curator Robert Raven said yesterday sightings of male funnel-webs had been confirmed at Mt Tamborine in the Gold Coast hinterland and Mt Glorious, west of Brisbane. With summer temperatures and rain, male funnel-webs would be active until at least March or April. Males often wandered at night searching for females, especially during rain. They are black,...
  • V-shaped UFOs in NM photos

    01/17/2009 1:52:28 PM PST · by JoeProBono · 1,350 replies · 21,067+ views
    examiner ^ | January 16 2009
    CHAMA, NM - Several meandering V-shaped UFOs near a mountain slope here turned up on a woman's digital photos. Three photos shot with a 21 megapixel camera caught multiple crafts approaching in the first frame, one craft in frame two moving close to the ground while the others take positions in the sky, and then frame three shows all of the crafts moving out of the area.
  • Birders Excited About Woodpecker Sightings (Ivory Bill - Florida)

    09/26/2006 5:35:56 AM PDT · by blam · 68 replies · 2,551+ views
    Press Register ^ | 9-26-2006 | Bill Finch
    Birders excited about woodpecker sightings Tuesday, September 26, 2006 By BILL FINCH Environment Editor Auburn University researchers published evidence today of what some are describing as an ivory-bill woodpecker "Shangri-La" in the Florida Panhandle, a couple of hours east of Mobile. Researchers said they've had 13 sightings of the ivory bill, long thought to be extinct, and have recorded some 300 distinctive calls and sounds associated with the giant woodpecker, the largest in the United States and a virtual Holy Grail for many birders. The last clear photographs of the bird -- and uncontested proof of its existence -- date...
  • Jennings Explores ABCs of UFOs

    02/21/2005 4:14:51 PM PST · by Momaw Nadon · 139 replies · 3,230+ views
    Washington Post ^ | Sunday, February 20, 2005 | Kathy Blumenstock
    Flying saucers and strange beings who have visited Earth aren't the typical topics reported by Peter Jennings, anchor of ABC's "World News Tonight." Jennings, whose new two-hour special tackles the subject of UFOs, admits he and his production team began the project with doubts and a dose of curiosity. "We have a lot of skeptics -- I am very skeptical -- but we seriously investigated something a lot of people are serious about," he said. "And when we come to the end, this is wonderfully interesting. "More than 80 million Americans believe intelligent beings from somewhere else have come here,"...
  • Triangular UFOs Spotted?

    09/06/2004 2:37:15 AM PDT · by 1FASTGLOCK45 · 13 replies · 1,037+ views
    Yahoo News, ^ | 09/02/2004 | Leonard David
    I wish they could explain what goes here in this box. SOrry. Check out the link to the article. This article made me feel like i was smokin crack and reading out of a trashy science novel. Oh, its 0230pst time for zzzzzzzzzz
  • Bali bomber spotted in Starbucks

    09/02/2004 8:47:03 AM PDT · by Colosis · 3 replies · 402+ views
    BBC ^ | 2-9-04 | BBC
    Bali bomber spotted in Starbucks Ali Imron has co-operated with investigators Convicted Bali bomber Ali Imron has been allowed on an outing to a Starbucks coffee shop in Jakarta. Reporters spotted him laughing and joking with Brigadier-General Gorries Mere, one of the officers investigating the Bali attacks. A police spokesman said the excursion was part of an ongoing effort to investigate cases of terrorism. But the father of a man who died in the 2002 bombings said he was outraged at the excursion. Ali Imron was sentenced to life in jail last September, for his role in the Bali...
  • Russians say they have found spaceship debris

    08/12/2004 6:21:56 AM PDT · by petconservative · 43 replies · 2,115+ views ^ | 8/12/04 | petconservative
    Did aliens save planet in 1908? Russians say they have found spaceship debris Members of a Russian scientific team researching the site of the Tunguska meteorite crash of 1908 say they have found remnants of an extraterrestrial spacecraft, report a variety of Russian news agencies. The object appeared to be a large metallic block, according to the reports. The researchers chipped a piece of the object and will now test its composition. One scientist said based on his calculations, the mass of the space object headed for Earth in 1908 was nearly 1 billion tons. He believes the meteorite was...
  • UFO Marathon on The History Channel, Sunday, April 25, 2004

    04/25/2004 3:47:33 PM PDT · by Momaw Nadon · 8 replies · 1,091+ views
    HISTORYCHANNEL.COM ^ | Sunday, April 25, 2004
    1:00pm Ancient Aliens TVG, CC 2:00pm Secret UFO Files TVG, CC 3:00pm UFOs: Testing the Evidence TVG, CC 4:00pm UFOs vs. the Government TVG, CC 5:00pm Roswell: Secrets Unveiled TVG, CC 6:00pm ET Tech TVPG, CC 7:00pm Crop Circle Controversy TVG, CC 8:00pm UFOs: What You Didn't Know TVG, CC 9:00pm Flying Pyramids Soaring Stones TVG, CC 12:00am UFOs: What You Didn't Know TVG, CC 1:00am Flying Pyramids Soaring Stones TVG, CC
  • Couple Reports Seeing UFO Wednesday Night

    05/04/2003 9:32:36 PM PDT · by green team 1999 · 217+ views ^ | may-4-2003 | BY MATTHEW MORIARTY: Staff Writer
    Couple Reports Seeing UFO Wednesday Night (north carolina) BY MATTHEW MORIARTY: Staff Writer A local man and his wife saw what he describes as a UFO Wednesday night. The unidentified flying object appeared as a bright white light, hovered for a moment then flew across the sky “with the speed of a meteor,” said Fred Lloyd, an assistant golf pro at Whispering Pines Golf Course. The light appeared to him and his wife, Nancy Lee, above the tree tops on the right side of the road on U.S. 1 near Niagara at almost 9 p.m. as the two were coming...
  • Making a case for UFOs

    04/18/2003 1:19:43 PM PDT · by green team 1999 · 12 replies · 285+ views ^ | april-17-2003 | By: John Andrews
    Making a case for UFOs By: John Andrews April 17, 2003 Lecturer says evidence shows we're not alone Audience members listen as lecturer Robert Hastings discusses "UFOs: The Hidden History" Tuesday evening at South Dakota State University. Area UFO buffs and those with just mild curiosity got an opportunity Tuesday to judge for themselves the legitimacy of unidentified flying objects. Robert Hastings, an independent researcher and lecturer, presented "UFOs: The Hidden History" to a packed Volstorff Ballroom at South Dakota State University. "I am not a missionary," Hastings told the audience. "I am not seeking to convert skeptics into so-called...
  • Mystery loose in county?

    07/31/2002 1:28:36 AM PDT · by trussell · 46 replies · 429+ views
    MSNBC ^ | July 30 | Katharhynn Heidelberg
    Mystery reptile loose in county? By Katharhynn Heidelberg Journal Staff Writer Cortez, CO, July 30 - Could the Southwest be home to a mysterious new species of reptile? Nick Sucik, a private researcher from Minnesota, thinks it's possible. Sucik has been tracking sightings of an elusive lizard-like creature ever since hearing tales of "river dinosaurs" from those involved in the legally sketchy "reptile trade." The "dino" is said to walk exclusively on its hind legs; to stand about 3 feet tall; and to have armlike appendages instead of forelegs. The reptile usually is seen near a wet environment and moves...
  • Spaceship sightings expected for weeks

    07/27/2002 6:59:50 AM PDT · by 2Trievers · 23 replies · 1,221+ views
    CNN ^ | July 27 2002 | Richard Stenger
    <p>The craft will make repeated passes over the United States and Canada between late July and mid-August, at times surpassing in brightness all other nocturnal objects save the moon.</p> <p>What is the object? The international space station (ISS), which will offer optimal viewing conditions during the late summer season for millions of observers.</p>