25 Oddities That Might Convince You Life Outside Our Planet Exists

Are we the only living species in the universe? This question has been asked since ancient times and remains without a definitive answer despite many people believing there are alien life-forms out there and “evidence” that supports this belief. As Ellen DeGeneres once confessed,

“The only thing that scares me more than space aliens is the idea that there aren’t any space aliens. We can’t be the best that creation has to offer. I pray we’re not all there is. If so, we’re in big trouble.”

Check out these 25 Oddities That Might Convince You Life Outside Our Planet Exists!

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Wow! Signal

Wow! Signal

This signal was a strong narrowband radio signal detected by Ohio State University researchers on August 15, 1977. The signal bore the hallmarks of non-terrestrial and non-solar system origins.

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Numerous UFO Sightings

UFO Sighting

Reports of flying objects in the night (or day) sky are not a recent phenomenon. From the third century BC there have been many accounts indicating the appearance of strange objects in the sky. Recently, plane passengers of a West Asian Airline claimed to have witnessed a disc-shaped object while flying over Iran, with the fast-moving object not resembling a plane nor a helicopter.

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Emperor Theodosius Reportedly Had An Alien "Experience"

Emperor Theodosius

A remarkable testimony of Alien existence is an account from Byzantine Emperor Theodosius around 390 CE. The emperor described a brilliant glowing orb in the sky with a great number of other glowing orbs drawing near the larger one, almost as if they were being pulled in. Theodosius claimed the spectacle to be like a swarm of bees flying around a beekeeper until they blended together into one, becoming as bright to the eye as a double-edged sword.

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Mars Canals

Mars Canals

The idea that Mars was traversed by a complex network of canals was first put forward in 1877 by Italian astronomer Giovanni Schiaparelli, and later popularized by astronomer Percival Lowell. Lowell made intricate drawings of what he took to be canals based on observations he made at his observatory in Flagstaff, Arizona. The idea gained relatively wide acceptance until the early twentieth century, when astronomical observations improved and higher-resolution imaging revealed the “canals” to be optical illusions and geologic formations.

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Radio Signals

Radio Signals

Scientists are trying to explain what is causing a series of mysterious signals, known as Fast Radio Bursts, which are coming from beyond the solar system. Could this be a transmission from an alien civilization?



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