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UFO Identification Process

UFO Identification Process


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by Joe Nickell and James McGaha
Volume 42.6, November / December 2018

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There is a wide variety of natural explanations for things we see in the sky that are easy to misinterpret.

UFOs: Why Humanoid Aliens? Why So Varied?

UFOs: Why Humanoid Aliens? Why So Varied?


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by Eric Wojciechowski
Volume 42.6, November / December 2018

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UFOlogy is replete with varying descriptions of UFOs and their occupants—so much so that concluding an alien intelligence is piloting them goes against the more logical and reasonable conclusion that the only intelligence behind the phenomenon is the human brain itself.

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Those Supposed Aliens Might Be Worms


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by David Zeigler
Volume 42.6, November / December 2018

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Many believe life on alien planets would likely include intelligent humanoids, and much of science fiction uses this idea. Based on what we know of evolution on Earth, there is really no basis for this belief; however, one supportable prediction for alien lifeform would be worms.