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.

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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
a day ago
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
2.10.20
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
12.12.19
UFOS

UFO Researcher Explains Why She Sold 'Exotic' Metal to Tom DeLonge

The US Army will now look for "demonstrable physical phenomena" in a piece of metal the UFOlogist says came from an alien spacecraft.
MJ Banias
11.15.19
UFOS

The Army Told Us Why It Partnered With Tom DeLonge's UFO Group

The Army is looking for "military utility" in mysterious metals obtained by DeLonge's To the Stars Academy.
MJ Banias
11.4.19
UFOS

QAnon and UFO Conspiracies Are Merging

QAnon conspiracy theorists think UFO believers are easy marks, and, in the absence of new Q posts, some of its followers have turned to UFOs.
MJ Banias
10.29.19
UFOS

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
10.23.19
UFOS

Tom DeLonge's UFO Research Group Signs Contract With US Army to Develop Far-Future Tech

The government will study DeLonge's mysterious "exotic" metals, active camouflage, "beamed energy propulsion" and a host of other wild technologies.
MJ Banias
10.22.19
Tech news

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
10.16.19
UFOS

Tom DeLonge's UFO Research Company Paid £28,000 for 'Exotic' Metals That Might Actually Just Be Slag

In an SEC filing, the company said that it paid £28,000 for "six pieces of Bismuth/Magnesium-Zinc metal" and a piece of aluminum.
MJ Banias
10.5.19
ALIENS

UFO Lobbyists Are Trying to Get the Truth From Congress, and They're Winning

There's been an explosion of UFO lobbyists in DC—from Tom DeLonge to lawyers who demand that the president does a "Disclosure," in which he admits aliens live among us.
MJ Banias
10.5.19
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