New Mexico’s Solar Sunspot Observatory Closes Under Unusual Circumstances

New Mexico’s Sunspot Solar Observatory Closes Under Unusual Circumstances

The Sunspot Solar Observatory in New Mexico was evacuated and closed on September 6, and no one knows why. It’s been over a week now, and details have not been forthcoming. According to an initial report by the Alamogordo Daily News, officials stated the observatory was shut down due to a “security issue,” with the …

Google Maps Anomalies: A Plane in the Jungle

Google Maps Anomalies: A Plane in the Jungle

Over four years on, and we still don’t know exactly what happened to Malaysia Airlines Flight 370. In March 2014, the Boeing 777 vanished over the South China Sea, leaving behind nothing but questions. In early August of this year, after what many felt was an inadequate “final report” by the Malaysian government, France reopened …

Robot Dinosaurs Manage Front Desk At Japanese Hotel

Robot Dinosaurs Manage Front Desk At Japanese Hotel

There’s a hotel in Japan staffed by robots. But not just any kind of robots. As you walk up to the front desk, you might feel a bit confused when you see the two gesticulating robot dinosaurs greeting you in a handful of languages. Don’t worry; they’re wearing bellboy hats, so you’ll know they’re employees …

Time Travel Stories: Strange Missions Into the Past

Time Travel Stories: Strange Missions Into the Past

There’s always a mission. Whether it be John Titor and his quest to retrieve the IBM 5100, or Project Pegasus and their covert experiments to gather data on future events, most alleged time travelers journey with a purpose. And sometimes, that purpose is a bit hard to explain. You’ll see what I mean. Let’s have …

Is the Ouija Board Just A Game?

Is the Ouija Board Just a Game?

I’ve always found it a bit funny how the Ouija board, that sinister portal for demonic entities, is sold to children at toy stores. Even if you allow for the possibility that it’s not an outright gateway for evil supernatural beings,  it’s still odd. A communication device that allows the living to speak with the …

Goodyear Blimp Mystifies Residents Of North Carolina

Goodyear Blimp Mystifies Resident Of North Carolina

It happened again. Last week, another viral video swept across the Internet, this one showing what the witness, Jason Swing, believed to be “a spacecraft.” “This is a spacecraft,” he says plainly during the video’s first moments, while trying desperately (and failing) to align his smartphone with the dark elongated object out in the distance, …