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NEWS: Double Check FaceApp's Terms of Use Before Taking That Old Age Photo of Yourself

NEWS: Double Check FaceApp's Terms of Use Before Taking That Old Age Photo of Yourself

If you’ve been on Facebook at all this week (and who hasn’t) you’ve probably encountered a barrage of photos of your friends and family looking like they’ve aged 50 years (and really, really badly). You haven’t fallen into a time slip - it’s actually the latest social media fad brought to you by the artificially intelligent photo editor app known as FaceApp. For many, the app offers some funny opportunities to try on different face-altering filters and share the shocking results online. For others, the app is a controversial tool to steal privacy and data mine.

NEWS: US Air Force Issues Warning to Everyone Planning to Storm Area 51

NEWS: US Air Force Issues Warning to Everyone Planning to Storm Area 51

The Air Force has issued a stern warning to the over half of million people planning to storm a top-secret US military base in the Nevada desert who are on a hunt to “see them aliens.”

NEWS: Amazon is Working on an A.I. Household Robot

NEWS: Amazon is Working on an A.I. Household Robot

The robots are coming. By essentially combining the autonomy of a Roomba with the artificial intelligence of an Alexa, that technology and e-commerce juggernaut known as Amazon is reportedly preparing to unleash a line of home robots on the general public.

BLOG: The Confessionals NEW MEMBERSHIPS Are Here!!!

BLOG: The Confessionals NEW MEMBERSHIPS Are Here!!!

The Confessionals team is excited to announce that our NEW MEMBERSHIP SITE has officially launched! We believe our new site will offer members entertaining, consistent, and engaging content on a sleeker, more user-friendly platform. By becoming a member of The Confessionals Podcast, fans will have access to…

NEWS: Prime D.B. Cooper Suspect Dies

NEWS: Prime D.B. Cooper Suspect Dies

The true identity of the mysterious “D.B. Cooper” has captivated investigators and conspiracy theorists for decades, but it seems the mystery may always remain unsolved - especially now, as the prime suspect in the case has died. Check out the news story, as reported by Coast to Coast AM.

NEWS: Man Says He's Captured Video of a 25-to-30-Foot-Long Monster Shark

NEWS: Man Says He's Captured Video of a 25-to-30-Foot-Long Monster Shark

Is it Megalodon? Nah, but a man vacationing near Cape Cod believes he did catch sight of a 25-to-30-foot-long Great White Shark, and has a video to prove it. Could it really be a monster Great White, or is this a classic case of misidentification? If it’s a GWS, then it’s one of the biggest ever on record! Read the details and then click to see the video as it first appeared on Geekologie.

NEWS: Bear Opens Van Doors 'Like a Person' in Tennessee

NEWS: Bear Opens Van Doors 'Like a Person' in Tennessee

Can you imagine coming out to your minivan for a quick family ice cream trip, and instead finding a giant, hairy creature with a mouth full of teeth inside?! No, it’s not Sasquatch, but in “weird news of the day,” a family in Tennessee caught sight of a big bear standing upright and using his dextrous paws to open their van doors! Does this prove that bear sightings can often be mistaken for Bigfoot sightings? Or is there just more to this strange world than we are typically get the chance to witness? Read the full article and watch the video here.

NEWS: The Pentagon Has a Laser That Can Identify People From a Distance — By Their Heartbeat

NEWS: The Pentagon Has a Laser That Can Identify People From a Distance — By Their Heartbeat

Everyone’s heart is different. Like the iris or fingerprint, our unique cardiac signature can be used as a way to tell us apart. Crucially, it can be done from a distance. A new device, developed for the Pentagon after US Special Forces requested it, can identify people without seeing their face: instead it detects their unique cardiac signature with an infrared laser.

NEWS: UFO Data Names States with the Most & Least UFO Sightings Per Capita

NEWS: UFO Data Names States with the Most & Least UFO Sightings Per Capita

Whether you believe in them or not, UFOs are currently a hot topic in the United States as civilians, military personnel, and politicians alike are calling for more disclosure about mysterious unidentified flying objects. It also makes it a perfect time to start searching the skies for your own UFO sighting! And where better to do that then in the U.S. states with the most UFO sightings? According to data from the National UFO Reporting Center and compiled by the folks at Satellite Internet, every single state has reports of eerie lights, erratically moving aircraft, or mysterious metal saucers. So where can you find the best hotspots for glimpsing a UFO?

NEWS: Golden Asteroid is the Target of NASA and Space Miners

NEWS: Golden Asteroid is the Target of NASA and Space Miners

A giant asteroid known as 16 Psyche contains enough precious heavy metals to make everyone on Earth a billionaire. The asteroid, which is about 140 miles wide and orbits the Sun between the orbits of Mars and Jupiter, is the target of a NASA mission launching in 2022.

NEWS: Mars Rover Captures Photo of Mysterious White Light

NEWS: Mars Rover Captures Photo of Mysterious White Light

It’s probably just swamp gas… right? Along with the moon, Mars has been making space-related headlines frequently in recent weeks, this time with the news that NASA captured a photo of a strange white light glowing on the Martian surface. While scientists are offering a possible explanation for the unexpected light, citing that it’s "likely an effect of the Sun", the find is still a bit of a mystery and opens up questions about life, or at least the plausibility of life, on Mars.

NEWS: Scientists Suggest Loch Ness Monster “Might” Exist After New Study

NEWS: Scientists Suggest Loch Ness Monster “Might” Exist After New Study

After decades of sightings, investigations, and theories, and even that very famous hoaxed photo, the legend of the Loch Ness Monster continues to endure. Nessie’s possible existence still intrigues people around the world, including a team of scientists who recently conducted a study that they believe suggests the Loch Ness Monster “might” in fact be real.

NEWS: Upcoming Mexico Cruise to Offer UFO Watching and Paranormal Ports

NEWS: Upcoming Mexico Cruise to Offer UFO Watching and Paranormal Ports

Earlier this year, cruise company Portland Spirit announced they would be offering Bigfoot boat trips to search for Sasquatch… Now the Holland America cruise line has revealed their exploratory UFO cruise around Mexico in October 2019! Is searching out mysteries via waterways the new trend in paranormal investigation? Check out the details below, originally published by Travel Wires:

NEWS: Travel Channel’s 8 Best States to See Bigfoot

NEWS: Travel Channel’s 8 Best States to See Bigfoot

If you're a Bigfoot believer living in any of these following states, rejoice! You probably stand the greatest chance of spying the Big guy out of anyone else in the continental United States. For the first time ever, the Travel Channel recently released a list of the best 8 states to see Bigfoot.

NEWS: Navy Will Not Make UFO Reports Public

NEWS: Navy Will Not Make UFO Reports Public

On the heels of the announcement that the U.S. Navy would draft formal procedures for pilots to seriously and credibly report UFO sightings, the Navy has also issued a statement that the contents of these reports will not be made public. Read the developing story from the Washington Post below:

NEWS: Indian Army Discovers Yeti Tracks in the Himalayas

NEWS: Indian Army Discovers Yeti Tracks in the Himalayas

Are you yeti for this? The Indian army believes it has discovered the tracks of the elusive snowy sasquatch, the Yeti, not far from Mount Everest. With footprints measuring 32 inches by 15 inches, even if they haven’t found the Yeti itself, they’ve certainly stumbled upon something mysterious and huge. Read the full article from NBC News below:

NEWS: Navy To Stop Dismissing Pilot Reports of UFO Sightings

NEWS: Navy To Stop Dismissing Pilot Reports of UFO Sightings

Frustrated pilots have finally persuaded the U.S. Navy to take their claims of UFO sightings seriously - does this mean that full UFO disclosure is on the horizon? Check out this breaking story from The Inquirer below, and share your thoughts and theories with us in the comments!

NEWS: Scientists Reveal First Image Ever Made of a Black Hole

NEWS: Scientists Reveal First Image Ever Made of a Black Hole

Space scientists have used eight radio telescopes around the world to assemble data and create the first image of a supermassive black hole. The creation of this black hole picture (an object estimated to be 6 BILLION times bigger than the SUN) is a momentous occasion for science, as it took two years, 200 scientists and supercomputers, and hundreds of terabytes of data to generate it… and it looks just like the blurry Eye of Sauron.

NEWS: Chapman University 2018 Survey Shows Paranormal Beliefs Are on the Rise

NEWS: Chapman University 2018 Survey Shows Paranormal Beliefs Are on the Rise

For the last 5 years, Chapman University in California has conducted a battery of surveys focusing on in-depth examinations of American fears. Their research studies a range of topics, from government, health and environmental matters, to disaster preparedness, personal anxieties, and paranormal beliefs.

NEWS: Is this Oil Bible a Supernatural Miracle or a Hoax of Biblical Proportions?

NEWS: Is this Oil Bible a Supernatural Miracle or a Hoax of Biblical Proportions?

It’s now a two-year-old-mystery: how have 200 gallons of oil poured out of an ordinary Bible in Georgia? People have been speculating, examining, and writing about this seemingly miraculous Bible since it first began its mysterious oil flow in January 2017, and so far the questions - and the oil - still keep coming.