MJ Banias

MJ Banias is an author and freelance journalist who specializes in paranormal culture and the strange. You can follow him on Twitter or YouTube. He is the author of The UFO People: A Curious Culture.

UFOS

Hollywood's UFO Stories Are Becoming Way More Realistic

The Pentagon admits UFOs are real. So Hollywood is making a flurry of movies and TV shows about how we should look for them.
MJ Banias
3 days ago
UFOS

The Navy Has Secret Classified Video of an Infamous UFO Incident

A records request shows the Pentagon has "discovered certain briefing slides that are classified TOP SECRET" and a "video classified SECRET."
MJ Banias
1.13.20
UFWhoa

Ohio University Won't Say If It Still Believes Insects Actively Live on Mars

Last month the public university published a press release claiming "there has been and still is life on Mars," complete with diagrams of "insects" on the Red Planet.
MJ Banias
12.14.19
The VICE Guide to Right Now

This Silicon Valley Startup Is Dedicated to Detecting UFOs Off the California Coast

UAP eXpeditions is made up of former military officials, Silicon Valley entrepreneurs, venture capitalists, and academics.
MJ Banias
10.24.19
The VICE Guide to Right Now

I Study UFOs and This Is the Best UFO Documentary Ever Made

'Witness of Another World' is a great UFO documentary because it's so grounded in the human experience.
MJ Banias
10.17.19
The VICE Guide to Right Now

Why Alien Life Might Literally Glow

Scientists think that they can detect aliens by looking for bioluminescent glows.
MJ Banias
9.8.19
UFOS

Tom DeLonge’s UFO Organization Says It’s Obtained ‘Exotic’ Metals Unknown to Science

It hasn't posted any proof yet, but the former Blink 182 singer's group says it is currently studying materials to see if they came from a UFO.
MJ Banias
7.29.19
UFOS

Meet Silicon Valley's UFO Hunters

A small group of venture capitalists and technologists believe that humans can capture and reverse-engineer UFOs—and that trying to do so might be a good investment.
MJ Banias
6.29.19
UFOS

The Navy Says UFOs Are Real. UFO Hunters Are Thrilled

A new generation of ufologists are being inspired by military sightings and mainstream news stories.
MJ Banias
6.1.19