Digital artist Dana Augustine (email) shares his illustration titled The Rise of the Fourth Reich, made especially for tonight's guest host bestselling author and alien abduction expert Whitley Strieber. Click here or on the image to view an enlargement.
First hour guest, psychic Joseph Jacobs shared some predictions for 2009, which he called a year of fusion and fission. We'll see things both "coming together and splitting apart"-- a real "reshuffling in terms of alliances," he said. Here are some specifics: Between Dec. 6th Jan. 28th, the U.S. is headed into a serious cycle, with possibly some security concerns.Japan could see changes in government during Jan./Feb.Canada could face health/labor/climate issues from Dec. through Feb.Obama will win the election but the results may not be clear on Nov. 4th.Both the Federal Reserve and NASA will make big changes.
Video of a "flying saucer" recorded in Turkey in June, 2008 has been declared to be genuine by the Sirius UFO Space Science Research Centre in Turkey reports The Sun. View the video, still images, and more info here.
John Kachuba sent us this image which he's labeled" Ghost girl at C.H. Moore Homestead, Clinton, IL."
For a new type of unmanned spy plane, an aeronautical engineer teamed up with a paleontologist to come up with a design based on the structure of a pterodactyl-- a creature that flew in the skies 115 million years ago. More on the 'Pterodrone' at Popular Science, Palaeoblog, and Gizmo Watch. Image by Brian Roberts
Nik Wallenda pedaled his way to a new world record Wednesday by riding a bicycle across a 235-foot wire suspended from two cranes some 135 feet above the streets of Newark. Onlookers were stunned when the daredevil's bike started to slide backward on the upward slope of the cable a few yards shy of his goal. After finishing Wallenda revealed he would attempt to walk across the Grand Canyon next spring. More details at MSNBC including the TODAY Show video.
Tiana Walton set an unusual world record for having the most snails on her face. The nine-year-old schoolgirl was able to get 25 of the slimy creatures to stick to her face in the one minute time limit. About her experience Walton said: "I am not squeamish. It is relaxing but it feels a bit cold. They are quite smelly and you can see their big long eyes." More at Ananova.
A visitor to an English aquarium was stunned when she returned home and noticed an eerie visage in one of her pictures. The photo, which appears to show a disembodied head inside the shark tank exhibit, has baffled aquarium officials. You can see a larger version of the image here.
Financial Permaculture, a 5-day seminar, is taking place Oct. 24-28 in Hohenwald, TN. Catherine Austin Fitts is one of the facilitators for the interactive courses which will provide tools and skills to launch regenerative businesses and encourage local investment. More info.
'WASP-12b' has been found to have the hottest temperature of any known extrasolar planet. Closely orbiting a sun some 800 light years away from Earth, the planetat 2250 °C, is as hot as some stars. More at New Scientist. Illustration: ESA/C Carreau
Toiling through a lengthy period of drought, California farmers are turning to a classic esoteric solution: dowsing. Also known as "water witches," dowsers have seen demand for their services grow as word of their uncanny abilities spreads. More from the New York Times.
Last seen in 1930 and thought to be extinct, a unique species of deer, known as the Muntjac, has been rediscovered on the island of Sumatra. The find adds another layer of intrigue to an area of the world long thought to be the home of a variety of mysterious beasts. More at Cryptomundo.
Paranormal investigator Kristen Sheley captured this photo that appears to show a shadowy figure standing at the end of the hallway. According to Sheley and her associates, there was no one at the end of the hallway, and a photo taken just seconds later shows no apparition. Full report and additional photos at Alien Seeker News.
Some believe evil spirits haunt the halls of the Willow Hotel in Jamestown, California. The building, which has mysteriously caught fire and nearly burned to the ground numerous times, sits over the site of an abandoned mineshaft. Allison Etchison, a waitress at the hotel's restaurant, believes the ghosts of miners are trying to communicate by tapping on metal pipes in the building. According to a former guest, the 'Tommyknockers' are attempting to warn people in the hotel about a malevolent presencea devilish spirit that terrorized her in the hotel's restroom. Full video report available at Phantoms and Monsters.
After drawing thousands of onlookers last week, a window, believed by some to contain an image of the Virgin Mary, will soon be removed from the hospital where it was discovered. Hoping to avoid further disruptions at the building, hospital officials plan to have the window studied, provided that the image is not disturbed during the removal process. More on the story here.
At a restaurant in Japan, patrons who order sake or a hot towel may find themselves being served by an unlikely waiter: Yatchan, the owner's pet macaque monkey. More on the story here, including video of Yatchan in action.
The amazingly life-like robot 'Repliee R-1' is based on the appearance of a real five-year-old Japanese girl. Check out The Sun for a video clip and further details.
A small space rock on a collision course with Earth, burned up in the atmosphere over Sudan earlier tonight. About the size of a car, there have been no reports of damage from the object.Astronomers were excited because it's the first time such an impact has been predicted with near certainty. More at KTVU.com. Dr. Sky and Dan Durda commented on the event at the start of the show.
In a collaborative experiment, David Sereda exposed water to the actual sound of the sun, as recorded by NASA. The photo shows the resultant water crystal. To view larger, along with further details, click here.
A California black bear wandered through the main entrance of a hospital in South Lake Tahoe this past week. Barton Memorial's surveillance cameras caught the bear's antics on video. See the footage at cbs13.com.
The discovery of some of Steve Fossett's personal belongings and plane wreckage near Mammoth Lakes was announced this week. Pictured (click on image for larger) is a map with location "B" being the general area where Fossett's items were found, and the location of the plane wreckage "A" cited by Ed Dames during his July 10, 2008 C2C appearance. Based on the map legend, the locations are around 40-50 miles apart. Ed Dames appeared briefly at the start of the show, commenting that the objects found on the ground may not be relevant to the crash site. He also sent us a video clip regarding his search efforts.
The fewest number of sunspots in decades and the reduction of the solar wind has surprised scientists, who were expecting more activity during this part of the solar cycle. There is uncertainty as to what the prolonged effects might be-- it could lead to a cooler Earth, say some climatologists. More at the Financial Times.
'Jules Verne,' Europe's unmanned spacecraft, reentered Earth's atmosphere on Sept. 29th, breaking up into dozens of fragments which fell into the Pacific Ocean in a pre-selected path.The spectacular disintegration was photographed by NASA. Click here to view a larger photo and further details.
Below are excerpts from last week's one hour Q & A with author and researcher Rosemary Ellen Guiley, our special guest in Streamlink's Live Chat. Topics included Shadow People, amorous ghosts, and dimensional portals. Members can read/print the full transcript. Photo of Rosemary by Valerie A. Smith roadking Can we ask our spirit guides for protection from these dark entities? What are your recommended methodologies? Rosemary Ellen Guiley Prayer is the best it seems. drapergirl What are your thoughts on the source of demons? Rosemary Ellen Guiley Demons are interfering spirits... Christians consider them fallen angels but not everyone sees them that way elsewhere in the world. johndoe What's a portal? Rosemary Ellen Guiley Portals are active areas of paranormal phenomena... I think they are interdimensional windows to other realms. CoCreator Have you ever seen a portal?
Amateur photographer Chris Van Wyk captured this unusual turtle in the shallows of the Mary River near Kenilworth, Australia. The animal's bright green mohawk is not hair -- it's just algae growing on his head. View more photos at Daily Mail.
Swiss pilot Yves Rossy made history Friday by flying across the English Channel with a homemade rocket-powered wing attached to his back. Rossy took less than 10 minutes to complete the 22-mile crossing, and parachuted into a field not far from the white cliffs of Dover. More details and video of Rossy's flight at the Telegraph.
A video surveillance camera at a gym in Overland Park, Kansas captured a white orb moving around the room, and hovering near the dumbbells. The camera's motion sensors kicked in a total of nine separate times between 2 and 4:30 in the morning. Watch the video here.
Galveston residents are returning to their city for the first time since Hurricane Ike. Many are finding their homes in ruins, as they are warned about swarming mosquitoes, rotting animal carcasses, and unreliable power and drinking water. For more, see this article/video, and slide show.
This week's Friday Night Feature presents a number of listeners' stories about their encounters with shadow beings. Graphic by Duane S. (email@example.com)In the Bedroom It was a summer or spring night about 1985 in Montgomery, Alabama. We were in the bedroom on a double draw stacked water bed. At first we heard wind chimes and said to each other that's strange. Then shortly thereafter a thing came in our room. It was all misshapen, it was as if it was not in its complete form yet as if it were transforming. It was tall and arms were not distinct yet. A few seconds later it was in this other shape just to the left of where it had been. It was darker than the room itself which made it all the more strange!!!! It hovered there about 30 to 40 seconds and we did not react but just watched. It did not move for that period of time and then all of the sudden it whooooshhed beside our bed and out the wall behind us. It was the most amazing experience I have ever had and I h
In Lesotho, Africa, miners have discovered a white diamond weighing around 500 carats. Reportedly, the gem has the potential to yield one of the largest flawless polished diamonds in history. More here.