Criticism of Orb Zone Theory

Criticism of Orb Zone Theory

Orb Zone Theory was proposed and tested by ASSAP (Association for the Scientific Study of Anomalous Phenomena). According to Orb Zone Theory orbs occur from dust or other particles in the area. When these particles are close to the lens of…

The Best Bigfoot Photo Ever!

The Best Bigfoot Photo Ever!

Fisherman John Rodriguez captured a very close up and clear image of Bigfoot. The creature is standing chest deep in a swamp. The entire account is detailed by Lee Speigel on the Huffington Post. Let’s do some analysis! The Good…

4 Bad Ghost and Alien Photos Explained

4 Bad Ghost and Alien Photos Explained

Let’s start the new year off right by analyzing some bad ghost and UFO images. I’m a fan of compelling evidence of the paranormal, but these next images represent some of the examples of hoaxes and misidentification and how a…

Strange Creature Found on Santa Barbara Beach

Strange Creature Found on Santa Barbara Beach

A strange creature washed ashore on a Santa Barbara, California beach. The find came after a recent storm hit the area. As you can see from the image the creature is hairless and has long claws and long teeth. It…

Sykes Study: DNA Matches Modern Polar Bear Not Himalayan Bear

Last year the Sykes study looked for DNA evidence of a Yeti. It failed to find the Yeti but claimed to discover something interesting – DNA evidence of ancient species of Polar Bear. You can see my original blog entry…

Can Quantum Entanglement Explain Psychic Phenomena?

Quantum entanglement is when two sub-atomic particles remain connected no matter how far their physical distance is. A recent experiment showed just how impressive this property is: Scientist used two of these linked particles to transmit information instantly over a…

Fossil Evidence of Ancient Balloon Animal Discovered

New fossil evidence reveals a balloon-like creature that lived about 520 million years ago. Read more from LiveScience. This discovery highlights one of the issues with fossil evidence and the approach to science in general. Parsimony and scientific attitude in…

Google’s UFOs

Several recent UFO sightings can be attributed to a special Google project. Google’s Project Loon involves sending up weather balloons to provide 4G access to areas without the infrastructure for internet. The project is being tested worldwide and is responsiblee for…

The Kraken is Back

In 2011 Mark  McMenamin, professor of geology at Mount Holyoke College, suggested that the mythical Kraken could be a real creature. McMenanmin based his theory off of a discovery of Icthyosaur bones. Icthyosaurs were giant ocean-dwelling creatures with flippers. McMenanmin claimed the vertebrae…

Vampire Deer Spotted After 60 Years

Vampire Deer Spotted After 60 Years

  This Kashmir Musk deer was spotted in a forest in Northeastern Afghanistan. This is the first sighting of the animal in 60 years. The strange deer has two long fangs that protrude from its upper jaw. You can read…

Ghostly Shadow - An Interesting Case

Ghostly Shadow – An Interesting Case

Usually most ghost images are pretty simple to explain away. At first I thought this shadow was easily explained but furthur examination left me intrigued. Peggy Maguire of the Central Ohio Paranormal Society captured a photo of a shadow on…

Evidence of Intelligent Design on Mars?

The Enigma Digest on Youtube posted this video of suspected intelligent life on Mars: The first thing I noticed is that the impression has been made in some sandy soil. We can see areas where this soil has cracked. And…

New Frog Species Discovered

I know it isn’t a world-changing news topic but new discoveries are always cool. This new species of frog is very similar to the leopard frog but with a unique croak and different spots. You can read the entire story from…