In a major first, scientists have detected water vapor and possibly even liquid water clouds that rain in the atmosphere of a strange exoplanetthat lies in the habitable zone of its host star about 110 light-years from Earth. A new study focuses on K2-18 b, an exoplanet discovered in 2015. Previously, scientists have discovered gas giants that have water vapor in their atmospheres, but this is the least massive planet ever to have water vapor detected in its atmosphere.
The following written confession was submitted via email, describing a dream from several years ago about a creature exactly like the scary mystery demon someone else witnessed, in real life, in Episode 152: The Gargoyle. “I’ve been listening for a few months and the creature described in this episode matched the one of something I saw in a dream a few years back, including the ungodly scream. . . “
If you’ve already finished this week’s free episode of The Confessionals and need another paranormal interview fix, check out a recent episode of the Joe Rogan Experience,featuring movie star and businessman Dan Aykroyd! The original Ghostbuster, who has a fascination with cryptoparanormal topics, shared a plethoraof his thoughts on aliens, UFOs, and Bigfoot, as well as his own experience sleeping next to a ghost!
It sounds as though the idea was pulled straight from a Hollywood movie script, but Russian billionaire Igor Ashurbeyl is really, in actuality, building a “Noah’s Ark” in space for 15 million Earthlings to escape Earth and begin a brand new civilization on space arks. The cosmic endeavor, although still in its early stages, has already accrued 300,000 sign-ups from hopeful future citizens, and has formed its own flag, national anthem, and parliamentary committee…
A mystery animal is on the run in Santa Fe, Texas, terrorizing people and cats alike. Several witnesses have reported spotting a humanoid creature resembling some type of monkey, possibly a chimpanzee, on the loose and - in at least one case - trying to nab someone’s cat. Is it a rogue chimp escaped from a traveling circus? Did a small Bigfoot take a wrong turn in the woods and end up in Santa Fe? Check out all the available details from the developing story.
Listen now! Sasquatch Chronicles Episode 581 - HorrorHound Weekend Interviews from September 13, 2019: “I was able to do a show with several guests while I was there. I wanted to include everyone who was unable to attend. My mic was damaged in transport so my voice sounds hollow. Several people sat down with me on the final day including Bob Gimlin, Travis Walton, Amy Bue and many more.”
It’s the end of an internet era! After months of making headlines, the creator of Storm Area 51 announced that the epic event is officially dead. As a last swan song to the greatest worst event that will never be, we’re remembering Storm Area 51 with 20 of our favorite Area 51 memes! Take a last look at these meme gems from the good folks of the internet, and bid your dreams of joyriding a stolen alien spacecraft out of Area 51 goodbye.
Coming this October, The Confessionals Podcast is teaming up with the awesome Anointed AK, a men’s grooming products company that handcrafts all of its creations in Alaska. Just in time for Fall and Halloween, Anointed AK and The Confessionals are bringing anall new beard oil collaboration series inspired by some of the world’s most famous cryptid and paranormal encounters!
The viral Storm Area 51-turned-AlienStock event, originally developed by Matty Roberts - first as a joke, and then as a controversial festival venue - has been officially canceled. News of Storm Area 51 has been circulating the internet for months, resulting in many safety concerns, copycat events, and some of the greatest memes in modern history. Check out all the details about the demise of Storm Area 51, and also its new replacement celebration in Las Vegas.
The following written confession, photos, and videos were submitted via email: I am originally from Brazil and my interest in UFO started in 2012 City of Salvador - Bahia, when I saw something really weird in the sky like a shooting star coming from the right to the left and it stopped in the air for around 1-2 minutes, I was so excited that I did not blink until it flies fast as lightning straight up . . .
In recent news that will probably not surprise anyone, a new Gallup poll has revealed that two-thirds of Americansbelieve the government is not being completely transparent about their UFO knowledge. The poll also includes some interesting statistics about UFOs and the American public, including the break down of how many citizens believe UFOs are really alien spacecraft, how many think the UFO phenomenon has a logical explanation, and how many have personally witnessed an unidentified flying object for themselves.
Science continues to push the limits of what is possible as researchers revealed last week that they have successfully grown “mini-brains” with detectable brain waves at the University of California. Their home-grown organs have reportedly developed functional neural networks that are comparable to those found in preterm babies, and are growing at approximately the same weekly rate as the brains of unborn infants do. The team of researchers hopes their experiment will help shed light on the role of network activity in the developing human cortex.
Watch and listen! Paranormal Portal Bedtime Stories From Beyond - Intriguing Possibilities from September 8, 2019. Tonight, on the Paranormal Portal, Bedtime Stories From Beyond, we continue our journey into the darkest recesses of our realm. We look into places where the Ghosts torment, the Spirits haunt... and the shadows... well, the shadows have a life of their own! Join us as we discuss this and so much more. Enter the Paranormal Portal... if you dare!
September 6 is National Read a Book Day! If you love books like you love all things weird and paranormal, then check out these 24 creepy monsters in literature for a good scare while you read today. From the Headless Horseman to the Woman in Black to Pennywise the Clown, these scary creatures may have you hiding under the covers all night with your book light on!
After months of waiting, the results of a new scientific study of Loch Ness have been revealed! Over the summer, Loch Ness researchers teased that their DNA study of the famous Scottish lake pointed to one specific theory about the identity of the Loch Ness Monster being correct. According to their study, other popular theories - including the well-known plesiosaur theory - have all been ruled out. Instead, they’ve named the giant eel as the most probable identity of the water monster! Could the Loch Ness Monster mystery really be solved after all these years?
For Episode 161: Lights Out Lost Time, we bring on Brian, who has experienced several paranormal-type events. He shares with us about a day that he and a friend lost nearly six hours of time; when they came back to consciousness, it was completely dark outside, but they were in the same spot as if they never moved the entire time! Brian also discusses some “Mandela Effect” kind of events which happened to him that only add to his life of oddities.
On Episode 160: I Think I Was Abducted, we have Sara joining us, whose great grandfather was actually a friend of the infamous abductee, Travis Walton. Knowing Travis and his story influenced Sara’s great grandfather to have a belief in aliens that also seems to have affected the people in his family, like Sara. Upon seeing UFOs, Sara had experiences that could lead one to suppose that she herself may have also been abducted.
For Episode 159 we are joined by Rosendo, who shares with us how one paranormal experience can kickstart a series of paranormal events throughout someone’s life. He tells us of how he witnessed a ball of light at his apartment, followed by his recollection of more experiences that actually affected him in a physical way.
On Episode 158: The Green Light Alien, we have John joining The Confessionals to share his strange and various experiences with us. He specifically shares an encounter with an alien he had as a kid that was later confirmed by someone else who had the same experience!
For Episode 157, we have guest Dustin coming on The Confessionals to share some truly terrifying experiences. When he was only three years old, Dustin began seeing both malevolent and benevolent entities around him, something that would continue constantly throughout his life. On one particular occasion as a child, he shares how he heard his closet door open, followed by footsteps walking up to and around his bed. His encounter became even more frightening when the footsteps started climbing up the bed...!
On Episode 156, we are joined by the creators of the documentary, "Extreme Danger Extreme Hypnosis." Richard and Jonathon dive deep into the underlying story of what shapes the world around us. Our discussion covers many ideas that will get you thinking about what truth truly is - and about who has been lying to you since the day you were born!
In Member Episode 155: The Crawling Night Hag, we are going to have two guests! First, we have Roman, whom it appears used to have a weird, demonic clone of his younger brother in his home at one time. He later shares how his mother would also see a crawling night hag in the house Following Roman’s story, we have James join The Confessionals to share his lifelong mixed bag of paranormal experiences!
On Episode 154: Abductions Stopped by Jesus, we sit down with MUFON Investigator Joe Jordan. Joe started out as a typical investigator, looking into people's reports of unidentified flying objects. But then, Joe began to come across cases of people being abducted by an unknown force. What is even more unusual is that he has collected well over 100 cases of these abductions that were stopped abruptly when the abductee claimed the name of Jesus Christ in the process of being abducted.
On Members Episode 153: The Bigfoot Den, we have Wade and Candy joining The Confessionals to share their many experiences together. First they share about a time when they were stationed in Hawaii and had some of the worst hauntings of their lives - including an instance when Wade almost shot at a shadow figure in his home! We also talk about a chilling bigfoot den Wade came across, and more creepy experiences!
On Episode 152: The Gargoyle, Jeff joins us to talk about an entity he saw one night with his high school friends while they were driving through the woods. At first, he thought it was a demon but he quickly realized this frightening thing was more of a physical creature than a spiritual one. This event became a catalyst in his life for many more experiences to come! Enjoy tonight’s show, because the gargoyles are coming!
On Members Episode 151: The Headless Angels, we talk with Doug about how, throughout his whole life, he has been haunted by something that seems to want to keep him separated from who he is truly meant to be. It all started with visitations of headless angels when he was a child and progressed into his adult life. Whatever is happening to and around Doug really has a hold on his family, and has even manipulated relationships into something that can only be described as toxic!
On Episode 150: The Assassin’s Son, we have guest Allen on the show to share a very extraordinary UFO experience he had with his father and grandfather. The craft they witnessed shone a bright light down on their house, and at the same time seemed to suppress all sounds outside the circle of light! He also shares some paranormal experiences. But before everything, Allen first talks about his dad’s unique set of skills... as a hired assassin! The common denominator in everything Allen shares is that each of his stories involve his father, in one way or another.
For Episode 149: It Picked Me Up Off My Bike, we bring on Rachel to share her paranormal experiences that seem to just follow her around everywhere. She shares a particular story from her childhood where she was riding her bike down the road in the middle of the day and felt something grab her under the arms, pick her up and throw her off the bike. She lost about 8 hours of time that she still can’t explain, and has the scars to prove it!