Category Archives: History

Mirage Men revealed by Greenwald?

A Powerpoint presentation made available on journalist Glenn Greenwald’s web site, Firstlook.org, may just have revealed the Mirage Men. Continue reading

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Area 51 Viewers Guide

Between 1994 and 1997,  the brilliant and acerbic Glenn Campbell published The Groom Lake Desert Rat which chronicled the unfolding exposure of what soon became the world’s best known secret non-existent airbase. The Rat also served as a gossip sheet for … Continue reading

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From the vaults

As preparations get underway for this month’s epic Unknown Fields expedition across the US Southwest, here are a couple of vintage photographs of myself in 1995. The UFO sightings at Yosemite National Park that open Mirage Men occurred a few … Continue reading

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The Abuses of Enchantment

  Here’s a video of a presentation I gave for Dr David Luke’s ‘Ecology, Cosmos and Consciousness’ lecture series at London’s October Gallery in February 2011. The talk incorporates and expands upon some of the ideas outlined in Mirage Men. … Continue reading

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Mr Janus: The spaceman who came to tea

…in addition to being disturbed by the realization that Janus was reading his mind, he was even more disturbed by the fact that this extraordinary man ‘knew all Britain’s top-secret nuclear secrets’…. [Horsley was convinced that] they come from another … Continue reading

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Pinochet buzzed by UFO?

One for the very interesting if true dept, from Inexplicata: Mexico’s NOTIMEX news agency published an interesting news item yesterday: a statement by Spanish UFO researcher / novelist J.J. Benítez suggesting that former Chilean strongman Augusto Pinochet’s estancia was visited … Continue reading

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Marketing the saucers, Mirage Men style

March 1950: was the USAF testing the limits of belief with a far-out flying saucer lecture at a Colorado University? Continue reading

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Remote control flying saucers

With all the wow and flutter this past few days about Iran’s alleged flying saucer design, I thought it worth reminding readers of just two of the many active flying saucer projects, miniature or otherwise, being worked on around the … Continue reading

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First Wikileaks UFO mention

In early December, barely bothering to hide the sneer in his voice,  Wikileaks frontman Julian Assange stated that there were references to UFOs amongst the mountains of diplomatic cables made public on 28 November. The first such mention has now emerged and, as … Continue reading

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Ken Kesey’s alien neighbours

Ken Kesey, acid test prankster and author of One Flew Over the Cuckoo’s Nest, had some pretty strange neighbours while living in Bray’s Point, Oregon during his post-Pranksters comedown in the late ’60s. He believed them to be an “alien gang” of … Continue reading

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