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Massive UFO spotted flying over Yellowstone National Park before ‘bursting into a fireball and speeding out of sight’

What seems to be a metallic and shiny object darts across the left of the screen

By Patrick Knox
7th October 2017, 12:22 am
Updated: 8th October 2017, 4:36 am

A WEIRD “UFO” spotted flying over Yellowstone Volcano has sparked a frenzy among the alien hunting community.

Footage has emerged on YouTube which appears to show some sort of craft darting over the active volcano.

Alien hunters say the white light is a UFO

What seems to be a metallic and shiny object darts across the left of the screen.

The clip was taken on June 9, but has only just been uploaded to YouTube with the caption “impressive UFO near the Yellowstone Volcano”.

The nature reserve, which straddles the US states of Montana, Wyoming and Idaho, has long been a UFO hot-spot.

Last year a sighting of a small object went viral when it was seen above the super-volcano.

Jeanetta Foresta uploaded a video of the sighting under the heading "Things R flying all over - overnight".

She posted: "There were more than four at the beginning and this is overnight so there is no sun to reflect off of a plane.”

It comes amid fears that the super-volcano may be about to erupt.

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Spooky business at Little Rock museum: Arkansas Paranormal Expo offers tales of Bigfoot, ghosts, past lives

By Emma Pettit
8 October 2017

Driving alone, on an October night, is the perfect time to spy a Bigfoot, statistically speaking.

J. Robert Swain, who hunts the apish creature, said the data come from 1,100 sightings he's recorded in the Natural State alone. There have been flattened flower beds in Mena and a bipedal "bear" in Guy, he recalled.

Though the right conditions might increase one's chances, a sighting is not guaranteed, Swain said.

He's sought the elusive beast for a decade. It was last Friday when, Swain said, he got his first glimpse.

He was traveling in Oklahoma, not far from Fort Smith, when he stopped along a gravel road. About 300 feet away, there it was, he said.

A 9-foot-tall, 500-pound Bigfoot, Swain said. In seconds, the thing slipped behind trees, out of sight.

Swain told the tale to an eager audience Saturday at the seventh annual Arkansas Paranormal Expo, which continues today at the MacArthur Museum of Arkansas Military History.

Proceeds benefit the museum, which is inside the Little Rock Arsenal building, once a major military installation during the Civil War.

A sign directed traffic at the bottom of the nearly 150-year-old staircase: vendors to the left, psychics to the right.

Stands were stocked with crystals said to help with common ailments, as well as powders, perfumes, meteorites and molds of Bigfoot feet. Speakers gave talks with titles like "Do You Believe in Ghosts?"

The answer, from most in attendance, was yes.

At her booth, numerologist Cheryl Waldmer laid out a cache of cards and glass balls the color of an oil slick. The digits of a person's birthday unlock hidden meaning, she said.

An Arkansas Democrat-Gazette reporter offered her birth date. Waldmer scribbled magic math on a piece of paper.

In two years, "you'll be kind of confused," she said. "You might even switch careers."

Like many who lined the museum halls, Waldmer said she was a child when she first encountered the other-worldly. Her deceased grandfather spoke to her to say he was "floating in water," Waldmer said.

The family exhumed his vault. It had flooded, she said.

Waldmer said she's able to tap into the presence of those who linger after death. On Friday night, she could sense that five souls were milling about the museum, she said.

At one point in her life, Waldmer recalled, the dead's presence became so overwhelming that her husband said, "If you don't get rid of the dead, we'll have to get separate bedrooms."

Steven Summers also is familiar with mixing marriage and the mystic. He proposed to his wife, Posy, just four days after they met. Later, he said, they understood they'd been together, off and on, for centuries.

The pair were best friends as Aztecs in central Mexico, Summers said. In another era, his wife perished young, which left him with a lasting need to overprotect.

Equipped with headphones and a microphone, Summers offered expo attendees a chance to enter their former selves. After inducing a "light trance," he walks each person through another world.

People go as far back as primitive man and to times as recent as World War II, he said. One woman became a libidinous Scottish man, accent and all, he said.

Regardless of who they become, it's "their job to find the relevancy," Summers said. Most of the lessons people learn will be "slap-in-the-face kind of stuff," he said.

Summers said he's done about 1,000 "past life regressions," though he's never undergone one himself.

"I'm not a very good subject," he said. "My mind tends to wander."

Other vendors, like Alan Lowe, sold their own experiences. He and his wife founded Spirit Seekers of Arkansas to log the strange and unexplained.

As a child, Lowe said, he met the ghost who would take up the first chapter of a book he co-wrote, The Ghosts of Little Rock. While with his father in the state Capitol, Lowe swore he saw a gentleman in a three-piece suit and hat.

Since then, the ghost has become local lore. When spotted, wandering the rotunda, he mostly smiles and nods, Lowe wrote.

It could be a Confederate soldier who died of disease, Lowe wrote, or an Arkansas politician named Ira Gurley, who was crushed in an elevator shaft in 1932.

Whatever a ghost's origin, a big mistake one can make when encountering a ghost is assuming it has evil intentions, Adrian Scalf said.

He started River Valley Paranormal with his wife, Tina. Together, they investigate the preternatural and tell people how to do the same.

Scalf advocates for "peaceful coexistence," though he acknowledges some ghosts can get unruly.

"If you're a jerk in life, you're a jerk as a ghost," he said.

Still, most will back down if a homeowner stands his ground, Scalf said.

For instance, inhabiting the Scalf residence is a ghost who appears as a man with a crew cut, Scalf said. The ghost usually tucks a button-down shirt into creased pants.

"We call him James," Scalf said. "He's a smoker."

Once, while watching an episode of Survivor, Scalf and his wife smelled a lit Winston cigarette. When they told the ghost to knock it off, it never happened again, he said.

But until people meet a James of their own, they're likely to stay rooted in disbelief, Scalf said.

"We're not in the job to convince people. All we can do is present facts."

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Dashing Hopes that Molecule May be Marker of Life

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Dissident Reveals Secret Chinese Intelligence Plans Targeting U.S.

Guo Wengui calls China communist system a 'kleptocracy,' vows reform

BY: Bill Gertz
October 9, 2017 5:00 am

China earlier this year ordered the dispatch of 27 intelligence officers to the United States as part of a larger campaign of subversion, according to a leading Chinese dissident.

Guo Wengui, a billionaire real estate mogul, disclosed what he said was an internal Communist Party document authorizing the Ministry of State Security to send the spies, described as "people's police officers."

Guo, who is being sought by the Chinese government in a bid to silence his disclosures of high-level corruption and intelligence activity, denounced the Beijing regime as corrupt and called for a "revolution" to reform the system.

"My only single goal that I set myself to try to achieve is to change China," Guo said through an interpreter during a National Press Club meeting attended by news reporters and supporters of the exiled dissident.

"What they're doing is against humanity," he said. "What the U.S. ought to do is take action, instead of just talking to the Chinese kleptocracy."

Guo last month requested political asylum in the United States in the face of a high-level Chinese government effort to force the United States to return him to China. China has charged him with several crimes. Guo has denied the charges.

Guo earlier charged that senior Chinese leader Wang Qishan, who controls most of China's finances, is corrupt and has engaged in moving money and documents outside of China. Wang is leading China's nationwide anti-corruption drive that critics say is cover for efforts by Xi to consolidate power.

The Chinese campaign against Guo has included high-level diplomatic and economic pressure on American government and business leaders to lobby for Guo's repatriation.

China's Minister of Public Security, Guo Shengkun, met with Attorney General Jeff Sessions on Wednesday where China's demands for the return of fugitives was discussed.

A Justice Department spokesman said Sessions raised the issue of a Chinese-origin cyber attack against the Hudson Institute, a think tank that had canceled its plan to hold the press conference for Guo under pressure from China. The Justice spokesman, Wynn Hornbuckle, said China pledged their cooperation in investigating the incident.

Hornbuckle would not say if Guo Wengui was discussed during the law enforcement and cyber security talks.

David Tell, a Hudson spokesman, told the Washington Free Beacon, the denial of service cyber attack was traced by investigators to Shanghai.

According to an email obtained by the Free Beacon, a Hudson employee stated that he was asked to forward a message to institute leaders sent from a Chinese Embassy official on Sept. 29.

Chinese officials, according to the email, "want Hudson to cancel the Guo Wengui event because he is a criminal and tells lies, that China is about to enter a sensitive time with its Party Congress, that hosting him would hurt China-U.S. relations, and that this event would embarrass Hudson Institute and hurt our ties with the Chinese government."

The intelligence document released Thursday is one of a number sensitive internal reports obtained by Guo who was once close to MSS Vice Minister Ma Jian, who was imprisoned last year on corruption charges, but who Guo has said was repressed politically because of his knowledge of corruption among Chinese leaders.

Guo said he had planned to disclose three internal Chinese government documents during the Hudson event. But instead he burned the documents after the event was canceled.

Guo said he maintains close ties to supporters within the Chinese government and security system and is able to obtain many internal documents.

According to Guo, for simply holding the top-secret document he distributed at the press conference, a person could be jailed in China for three to five years.

The document was issued by the National Security Council, a new Chinese government and Party entity headed by Chinese leader Xi Jinping.

The MSS operatives will work under cover at the Bank of China branch offices and at Chinese diplomatic facilities in the United States.

The document is labeled "top secret" and dated April 27. It was released by Guo at a press conference in Washington during which he appealed for the U.S. government to wake up to the threat posed by China and counter it.

Guo said the authenticity of the document was confirmed by the U.S. government.

The directive to the MSS was formally called "The Request for Instructions on the Working Plan of Secretly Dispatching and 27 People's Police Officers, He Jianfeng and Others from the Ministry of State Security to the United States on Field Duty in 2017."

"We approve in principle," the report says, adding "please carefully organize and implement."

According to the document the MSS should follow Chinese ideology set out by the late leader Deng Xiaoping, as well as the concepts outlined in speeches by Xi, the current leader.

The document is one of the first internal documents to reveal how China is expanding intelligence activities targeting what it calls "hostile forces" in the United States.

The MSS, according to the report, was told to "go according to the need of the strategic arrangements" of the Communist Party "against overseas hostile forces, strictly abide by our national principles of state security work on the United States, and use the opportunity of the rise of our comprehensive national strength and Sino-U.S. diplomatic relations tending to ease to further expand the scope and depth of the infiltration into the anti-China hostile forces in the United States."

The MSS agents are to enter the United States secretly in phases and "use the cover of the executives of the state-owned enterprises in the United States, such as the Bank of China (New York) to carry out solid intelligence collection, to incite defection of relevant individuals, and to conduct counter-espionage, etc."

The spies also were directed to focus on "extraordinarily significant criminal suspects, including Ling Wancheng, Guo Wengui, and Cheng Muyang, etc."

Ling is the brother of Ling Jihua, a former high-ranking Chinese official who China has accused of illegal activities and who defected to the United States in 2016. Cheng is a real estate mogul in Canada who China also accused of illegal activities.

"If necessary, they should also actively support, cooperate with, and assist the personnel in the United States who conduct the United Front operations, diplomatic operations, and military intelligence operations to carry out related business," the document states.

United Front work is what the Chinese government calls influence operations aimed at coopting Americans into supporting Beijing's policies.

The directive urges the spies to "make contributions for further crushing overseas anti-China hostile forces."

Lastly, MSS officials should seek to strengthen the organization and provide after actions reports to the senior Party organ.

"We have friends all over the world … those who provide the documents are among the most senior people, including the current Politburo standing committee," Guo said. "My material is real. Otherwise, they wouldn't be afraid of it."

Guo said during his press conference that since the April directive, around 50 additional intelligence operatives were sent to the United States.

An FBI spokeswoman had no comment on the document. A Chinese Embassy spokesman did not respond to an email seeking comment.

On Saturday, China's Public Security Ministry issued a statement denying China was behind the hack of a law firm representing Guo and the Hudson Institute. The ministry also disputed the authenticity of the document.

"An official of the Ministry of Public Security states that, China paid close attention to such allegations and launched immediate investigation," the statement said. "But no evidence has been found that China and its government have been involved with these incidents."

The ministry also called the documents revealed by Guo "utterly clumsily forged and full of obvious mistakes." It did not elaborate but offered to cooperate in a U.S. investigation into the authenticity of the materials and cooperate in the probe of the cyber attacks.

According to Guo, China is engaged in a three-pronged campaign of subversion in the United States he labeled "Blue-Gold-Yellow," with each color standing for a different line of attack.

Blue represents large-scale Chinese cyber and internet operations while gold represents China's use of money and financial power. The yellow is part of a plan to use sex to undermine American society.

Another Chinese government subversion program was described by Guo using the code name the "Three Fs." It involves China's systematic programs targeting the United States with the goal to weaken the country, throw the country into turmoil and ultimately defeat America.

Asked about the major Communist Party meeting scheduled for later this month, Guo said: "I would like all members of the Chinese Communist Party to wake up and say no to this ruling clique."

Guo disclosed that he was imprisoned in China after the 1989 pro-democracy protests in Tiananmen Square and spent 22 months in prison. Chinese police also shot his brother, who later died.

Since then, he has spent the intervening years as an entrepreneur preparing to expose corrupt Chinese leaders, a process he began in January.

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The Sun

Bizarre vid shows ‘alien carried away on stretcher after Roswell UFO crash’

UFO conspiracy theorists claim the video shows alien corpse being taken from the wreckage to the mysterious top-secret Area 51 military base in Nevada

By Patrick Knox

8th October 2017, 11:22 pm
Updated: 9th October 2017, 8:59 am

EXTRAORDINARY footage has emerged reportedly showing an alien creature being carted away on a stretcher after the so-called Roswell UFO crash.

The grainy video is alleged to have been shot in an Area 51 hangar and apparently films an alien being taken away.

UFO conspiracy theorists claim military men and civilian scientists can be seen gathering around the humanoid type body.

The clip was recently posted to YouTube with the simple caption: “Roswell UFO crash new footage of alien body.”

In 1947, a flying saucer reportedly hurtled into the Roswell site in New Mexico – and the most famous alien legend of them all was born.

Shortly after the military sensationally announced in a press release it had found the remains of a crashed flying saucer in the desert.

But the following day it retracted the statement, saying it was in fact a damaged US Air Force air balloon.

The Roswell incident is one of the most discussed and controversial UFO theories in history.

Witnesses later claimed they had seen alien bodies within a crashed craft.

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Fake News, where is Kellyanne Conway?

UFO films are always out of focus, bad lighting, etc.

I have seen aliens, and that must be a mannequin from the local Macy's Department Store.

Aliens are short, skinny, pale, and childish looking, like the ones in the Roswell drawings.





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Body of headless Jacobite clan chief exhumed to solve 270-year-old mystery

By Auslan Cramb, Scottish Correspondent
5 October 2017 • 8:43pm

A grisly investigation has begun to establish whether a headless skeleton in a Highland mausoleum is that of a notorious 18th century clan chief.

Simon Fraser, the 11th Lord Lovat, a Jacobite sympathiser who backed Bonnie Prince Charlie, was executed in London in 1747.

His body was said to have remained in the Tower of London but there are rival claims it was returned to Scotland and laid to rest in a lead casket inside a mausoleum at Kirkhill near Inverness.

The trust that looks after the family cemetery now hopes forensic science will help prove the remains are those of the chief.

Dame Sue Black, the Dundee University-based forensic scientist, has begun examining the skeleton in a bid to confirm it is male, of the right dimensions and age, and that it bears signs of decapitation.

The investigation will be of interest to fans of the TV series Outlander, whose hero Jamie Fraser is claimed in the drama to be the grandson of the Old Fox.

Prof Black, whose investigation was being filmed by TV historian Dan Snow, hopes to match cuts on the neck bones with the blade of the axe used in Lord Lovat's execution.

She made a preliminary trip to Kirkhill in October and said at the time: "We do have a fair bit written about Lord Lovat, such as his height and how old he was when he died. Information about his ailments will also help.

"We also know he had his head chopped off so we will be able to look at the neck vertebrae and see if they were hit with something fairly heavy. There are so many possibilities."

She will also look for evidence of the gout he suffered from, and whether the remains are consistent with the portrait by William Hogarth which was painted before his execution. She will also try to extract DNA samples.

After opening the wooden coffin inside the lead outer coffin, she said the condition of the bones was “not great”, and the coffin had been moved over time as the ribs were where the legs should be.

The clan chief, the last person to be beheaded in Britain, is recorded in history as a charmer who was prepared to switch sides during the Jacobite uprisings. He was executed after Bonnie Prince Charlie was defeated at Culloden in 1746.

Several people who gathered to watch the beheading died after the scaffold they were on collapsed and Lord Lovat is said to have found the incident so funny that his death led to the phrase "laughing your head off".

The trust hopes that interest in the story will help to raise funding for repairs to the mausoleum.

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'UFO' spotted over Yellowstone volcano?

http://www.foxnews.com/science/2017/10/10/ufo-spotted-over-yellowstone-volcano.html

A video has popped up on YouTube which purportedly shows a UFO zigzagging over the Yellowstone volcano.

The choppy video, which is more than 3 minutes in length, appears to show a metallic object in the sky. A bright light emerges from the object for a few seconds and then it speeds off into the distance. The video was taken on June 9, but only recently uploaded to the video-sharing site.


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Best way to recognize emotions in others: Listen

Voice-only communication more accurate than visual cues for identifying others' feelings, study says

Date: October 10, 2017
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If you want to know how someone is feeling, it might be better to close your eyes and use your ears: People tend to read others' emotions more accurately when they listen and don't look, according to research published by the American Psychological Association.

"Social and biological sciences over the years have demonstrated the profound desire of individuals to connect with others and the array of skills people possess to discern emotions or intentions. But, in the presence of both will and skill, people often inaccurately perceive others' emotions," said author Michael Kraus, PhD, of Yale University. "Our research suggests that relying on a combination of vocal and facial cues, or solely facial cues, may not be the best strategy for accurately recognizing the emotions or intentions of others."

In the study, which was published in APA's flagship journal, American Psychologist, Kraus describes a series of five experiments involving more than 1,800 participants from the United States. In each experiment, individuals were asked either to interact with another person or were presented with an interaction between two others. In some cases, participants were only able to listen and not look; in others, they were able to look but not listen; and some participants were allowed to both look and listen. In one case, participants listened to a computerized voice reading a transcript of an interaction -- a condition without the usual emotional inflection of human communication.

Across all five experiments, individuals who only listened without observing were able, on average, to identify more accurately the emotions being experienced by others. The one exception was when subjects listened to the computerized voices, which resulted in the worst accuracy of all.

Since much of the research on emotional recognition has focused on the role of facial cues, these findings open a new area for research, according to Kraus.

"I think when examining these findings relative to how psychologists have studied emotion, these results might be surprising. Many tests of emotional intelligence rely on accurate perceptions of faces," he said. "What we find here is that perhaps people are paying too much attention to the face -- the voice might have much of the content necessary to perceive others' internal states accurately. The findings suggest that we should be focusing more on studying vocalizations of emotion."

Kraus believes that there are two possible reasons why voice-only is superior to combined communication. One is that we have more practice using facial expressions to mask emotions. The other is that more information isn't always better for accuracy. In the world of cognitive psychology, engaging in two complex tasks simultaneously (i.e., watching and listening) hurts a person's performance on both tasks.

One implication of this research is simple, according to Kraus.

"Listening matters," he said. "Actually considering what people are saying and the ways in which they say it can, I believe, lead to improved understanding of others at work or in your personal relationships."

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Red sprite over Oklahoma

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October 11, 2017

Photographer Paul Smith said he thinks this may be the 1st documented capture of a red sprite over Oklahoma. They’re large-scale electrical discharges – high above thunderstorm clouds – flickering in the night.

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Red sprite over Oklahoma, caught by Paul Smith on October 6. Visit Dramatic sky photography by Paul Smith on Facebook.

Paul Smith wrote on October 7, 2017:

"This is my personal favorite (EVER) picture, from last night at 11:40 p.m. as a squall line was grinding up around Canton Lake, Oklahoma.

This red sprite was captured from Western and Prairie Grove road, just up north of Waterloo in Edmond. The storm was about 85 linear miles away, so just imagine the size of this structure above it …

To me, red sprites are just so awesome in their magnificent color, structure and science."


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