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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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
4 days ago
UFOS

This University Just Acquired a Massive Collection of UFO Files

The University of Manitoba has acquired thousands of documents, many of which relate to the infamous "Falcon Lake" case.
MJ Banias
5 days ago
UFOS

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

The U.S. Army will now look for "demonstrable physical phenomena" in a piece of metal the UFOlogist says came from an alien spacecraft.
MJ Banias
11.14.19
cryptids

Viral Video Captures the Screams of a Mystery Creature

Cryptid enthusiasts say this is evidence of Bigfoot.
MJ Banias
11.12.19
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 U.S. 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
10.21.19
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
Warp Drive

This Student Is One of the Top Scientists Studying Faster-Than-Light Warp Drives

An undergrad from the University of Alabama, Huntsville just gave a presentation about warp drives to a packed house at a top propulsion conference.
MJ Banias
10.15.19
UFOS

Tom DeLonge's UFO Research Company Paid $35,000 for 'Exotic' Metals That Might Actually Just Be Slag

In an SEC filing, the company said that it paid $35,000 for "six pieces of Bismuth/Magnesium-Zinc metal" and a piece of aluminum.
MJ Banias
10.4.19
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
10.4.19
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