In UFO conspiracy theories, Majestic 12 (or MJ-12) is the code name of an alleged secret committee of scientists, military leaders, and government officials, formed in 1947 by an executive order by U.S. President Harry S. Truman to facilitate recovery and investigation of alien spacecraft. The concept originated in a series of supposedly leaked secret government documents first circulated by ufologists in 1984. Upon examination, the Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI) declared the documents to be “completely bogus”, and many ufologists consider them to be an elaborate hoax. Majestic 12 remains popular among some UFO conspiracy theorists and the concept has appeared in popular culture including television, film and literature. Read More →
Although I remember a lot of specific instances of sleep paralysis going back to my early teens, I can’t remember exactly the first time that it happened. I wake up in the middle of the night still in my bed suddenly aware of some shadowy malevolent presence coming towards me, normally from the door to the bedroom. It’s not a full wake, more like a fog, and I can’t move or speak. Read More →
Many people are only aware of the Crop Circle phenomenon when it hit the media in the 80’s. What most of them don’t know is that Crop Circles have been reported all over the world for hundreds of years. Read More →
Those who cannot remember the past are condemned to repeat it. ~George Santayana
Between 1945 and 1962 the United States conducted 210 atmospheric nuclear tests. These tests were filmed in the highest detail available at the time. For the last 5 years Greg Spriggs, along with film experts from Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory (LLNL), has been working to track down these nuclear test films and digitize them before they deteriorate altogether. Read More →
20601 Bohemian Avenue, Monte Rio, CA. This is the official address of Bohemian Grove, a campground owned by a men’s club known as the Bohemian Club. This private club boasts members including some of the most influential men in the world. Every year in mid-July, the most influential men in the world meet at Bohemian Grove for a 2-week event. Conspiracy theorists believe this event to be fraught with all kinds debauchery, but is that really the case? Or is it that the powerful men of the world just need to get away from the public eye once in a while?