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

Senate Intelligence Committee Confirms the US Navy Has a UFO Task Force

Marco Rubio wants a "detailed analysis of unidentified aerial phenomena data and intelligence reporting collected or held by the Office of Naval Intelligence, including data and intelligence reporting held by the Unidentified Aerial Phenomena Task Force."
MJ Banias
Tim McMillan
6.23.20
UFOS

UFO Over Magé, Brazil Sparks Social Media Panic and Conspiracies

The mysterious lights were seen by thousands of people, there's video evidence, and people are saying posts disappeared from social media. What happened?
MJ Banias
5.15.20
ALIENS

UFO Conspiracy Theorists Offer 'Ascension' From Our Hell World For $333

David Wilcock and Corey Goode are peddling salvation, protection from the "illuminati deep state," and bogus COVID-19 explanations to millions on YouTube.
MJ Banias
5.13.20
DRONES

Those Colorado Mystery Drones May Actually Have Been SpaceX Satellites

Elon Musk's satellites are partly to blame for Colorado's drone panic.
MJ Banias
4.15.20
UFOS

How to Get Into UFOs

The best UFO podcasts, documentaries, and websites to check out if you're new to UFOlogy.
MJ Banias
4.7.20
UFOS

23 Years Later, the Phoenix Lights Are Still Unexplained

A new documentary explores one of the most infamous UFO mass sightings in history.
MJ Banias
3.13.20
UFOS

US Army Refuses to Release Records About Tom DeLonge's UFO Organization

The Army says details about its agreement with To the Stars Academy to research 'novel materials' are exempt from FOIA.
MJ Banias
3.13.20
UFOS

This Is the Real Estate Magnate Who Bought Skinwalker Ranch, a UFO Hotspot

Brandon Fugal bought the infamous Utah ranch from aerospace billionaire Robert Bigelow in 2016.
MJ Banias
3.10.20
Tech news

Leaked Documents Show Pentagon Was Studying UFO-Related Phenomena

Newly leaked documents published by Popular Mechanics show that a shadowy Pentagon program produced reports investigating phenomena such as injuries from 'exotic' propulsion that mention UFOs.
MJ Banias
2.14.20
Tech news

The Mysterious Skinwalker Ranch is Getting Its Own TV Show

The air date for History Channel's latest non-fiction paranormal TV show has been announced.
MJ Banias
2.6.20
UFOS

This Reporter Keeps Asking Presidential Candidates About UFOs and It's Amazing

"I feel like UFOs could be one of the greatest news stories of our time and I want a piece of it​," says New Hampshire-based reporter Daymond Steer.
MJ Banias
2.6.20
UFOS

Inside Skinwalker Ranch, a Paranormal Hotbed of UFO Research

Locals say the ranch has been plagued by strange creatures and cattle mutilations. It's also been used for government UFO research. So what's really happening there?
MJ Banias
1.30.20
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