• Lights over Bloomfield, NJ

    By Ted Bonnitt on April 25th, 2012

    “Huge, orange glowing orbs” were witnessed and videotaped in the night skies over northern New Jersey on Saturday, April 21.

    Maria Paladino-Fitz, vice president of the Suburban Essex Chamber of Commerce, and her husband, Eddie, noticed the strange lights as they returned to their home in Bloomfield at around 10:45p. 

    Paladino-Fitz first thought the objects looked like "fire" in the sky.  They assumed that they were airplanes until they saw at least a dozen lights, hovering too low to be aircraft.

    She described them to Baristanet.com as “huge, orange discs in the sky… coming three seconds apart, effortlessly ...

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  • 'Motherships' over Russian city for three nights

    By Ted Bonnitt on April 24th, 2012

    Large clusters of light spheres were witnessed over the skies of St. Petersburg, Russia, over a three night period in early April.

    Over 20 separate witness videos of the sightings have surfaced since the three nights of sightings on April 9-11.

    The lights resembled previous sightings reported over the city in March.

    The lights have been dubbed "motherships" by witnesses and reporters.  The videos show odd flying characteristics, including one light rapidly descending from a higher altitude and into the larger cluster of lights.  Witnesses described the lighted object as flying into the larger object, or "mothership."

    Russian officials attempted ...

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  • Rectangle UFO reportedly appears and vanishes over Allentown, PA

    By Roger Marsh, Examiner on April 7th, 2012

    A witness reports observing a rectangle shaped UFO over a residential development in Allentown, Pennsylvania, on April 5, 2012.  Roger Marsh reports for the Examiner:

    A Pennsylvania witness at Allentown reports watching a "dark brown or black rectangle with a white border around it" that appeared to be floating above a residential development before quickly disappearing from view, according to April 7, 2012, testimony from the Mutual UFO Network (MUFON) witness reporting database. 

    The witness was visiting parents in the same neighborhood and was heading home when the object was first seen. 

    "I was going down a street and the ...

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  • UFOs on Las Vegas Strip

    By Ted Bonnitt on April 3rd, 2012

    We publish this video, not because we believe it offers convincing evidence of alien activity in Las Vegas.  There is plenty of that to go around on ground level.  

    This post is offered up as an entertaining psychological study, of how earthlings might react when confronted with a fleet of UFOs.

    Would there be panic, or would people simply ignore it?  Would there be a rush for cover, and a run on food supplies and water?  Or, would it come down to an agonizing decision of whether to keep staring at the UFOs or stick with plans to see a ...

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