Archives for June, 2012

The Science of Chasing UFOs: “Dirty Secrets”

Considering the amount of ground covered in each 1-hour Chasing UFOs episode, it isn’t always possible to present the science of each investigation in a comprehensive way.  So, for those who wish to learn more about the science behind Chasing UFOs, read on! Reverse-Engineered Triangles As lore imparts it, there’s more to the triangular craft…

The Science of Chasing UFOs: “Texas is for Sightings”

Considering the amount of ground covered in each one-hour Chasing UFOs episode, it isn’t always possible to present the science of each investigation in a comprehensive way.  So, for those who wish to learn more about the science behind Chasing UFOs, read on!

Blogosphere Buzz for Chasing UFOs

Tonight’s premiere of Chasing UFOs has the blogosphere buzzing – and it’s no wonder. Between questions of which presidential candidate is better equipped to handle an alien invasion (Obama apparently), Ryder’s plan to feed Chuck Norris to hostile aliens, Miss Universe’s challenge to potential alien beauty queens and our impending Wow! Reply, there’s plenty to…

Chasing UFOs: Dirty Secrets

The team travels to the central California town of Fresno where frightened residents say they are being watched after they recorded a strange craft patrolling the skies. Trying to find an explanation for what these people saw, Ryder, Ben and James hear rumors of a secret military base that people suspect may be housing these…

Mass UFO Sighting inTexas

In the series premiere of Chasing UFOs, Ryder, Ben and James saddle up for an investigation into a close encounter of the Texas kind. Following reports of an enormous object that was spotted by dozens of people across two Texas towns, the team sets out to find an explanation. But while searching for the truth,…

Stephen Colbert’s Message to Aliens: “We Are Not Delicious”

Stephen Colbert has submitted his message that we’ll send to outer space as part of the Wow! Reply, and he wants the aliens to know one main thing: humans are not delicious (actually, he says we’re quite gamy). He also covers probes, the nearby Crab Nebula, and the movie Prometheus. Know what you want to…

‘Amish’ Recap From Mose: Season Finale

The following is written by ex-Amish community leader Mose Gingerich who’s featured on the new series Amish: Out of Order: When I look back now over the span of the time it took to film the entire series of Amish: Out of Order, and I realize exactly how much went into making this show a…

World Party: The Hardest Drinking Countries

In this week’s episode, Taboo looks at the sometimes questionable and even dangerous effects that alcohol can have on some individual’s lives. The way people interact with booze has much to do with culture as well as individual behavior. Alcohol consumption is met with different expectations and limitations from country to country. Most countries however,…

Ryder and James’ Wow! Replies

So what message would the Chasing UFOs team send to the aliens as part of the Wow! Reply? Find out. Looks like James simply wants to them to reveal themselves so his family and friends stop thinking he’s so crazy: And Ryder just wants to apologize on behalf of all the tweets that might mention…

Locked Up Abroad: Son of Saddam

23 year-old Iraqi soldier Latif Yahia is fighting in the Iran-Iraq War when he was summoned to the Republican Palace. There, Saddam Hussein’s eldest son Uday demands that Latif becomes his body double. Latif is a near-exact physical match for the evil son, virtually his twin.  He doesn’t want the role, but Uday has him…