It’s Not the Future We Can’t See

Possible U.F.O. sightings, A.I. breakthroughs and the Jan. 6 hearings all help us understand how hard it to grasp what is happening right in front of us.

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NASA Plans to Join U.F.O. Research Efforts

The truth is out there, and now America’s space agency will add its resources to the study of unidentified aerial phenomena.

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Congress Holds First UFO Hearing in Half a Century

An intelligence subcommittee will hear testimony from two Pentagon officials on observations by military pilots and others.

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House Panel to Hold Public Hearing on Unexplained Aerial Sightings

A subcommittee of the House Intelligence Committee will hear testimony next week from two Pentagon officials.

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Pentagon Forms a Group to Examine Unexplained Aerial Sightings

The announcement follows a report that failed to clarify strange phenomena observed by military pilots and others over the past two decades.

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Seeking Answers on Covid, U.F.O.s and Illnesses, Spy Agencies Turn to Scientists

American intelligence agencies are tapping outside expertise as they wrestle with mysteries that are as much about science as they are about espionage.

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Inside the U.F.O. Report

What we’ve learned from recent unclassified information on unidentified aerial phenomena.

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U.S. Has No Explanation for U.F.O.s, Does Not Rule Out Aliens

A new government report is likely to fuel theories about unexplained aerial phenomena.

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Chris Carter, ‘The X-Files’ Creator, on U.F.O.s and Aliens

“Could the government actually be telling the truth? Or is the truth above top secret?” asks “X-Files” creator Chris Carter.

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U.F.O.s: Why the Truth Has Not Always Been Out There

Rather than explaining when U.F.O. sightings were really just top-secret planes, the government has sometimes allowed public eagerness about the possibility of aliens to take hold.

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U.F.O.s: The Truth Has Not Always Been Out There

Rather than explaining when U.F.O. sightings were really just top-secret planes, the government has sometimes allowed public eagerness about the possibility of aliens to take hold.

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Prepare Yourself for Little Green Men

If you can’t wait to read the U.S. government’s report about U.F.O.s, try one of these seven books.

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U.F.O.s and the Search for Alien Life

Readers speculate about how extraterrestrial beings would view our world. Also: The Wuhan lab; the C.D.C. and mild infections.

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E.T., Phone Me!

I asked David Duchovny the truth about what is out there.

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Government Report Finds No Evidence U.F.O.s Were Alien Spacecraft

The strange objects witnessed by Navy pilots remain unexplained, but officials briefed on a new study say they are not secret technology from a classified American program.

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Why Are We All Talking About U.F.O.s Right Now?

U.F.O.s were once a taboo topic for the U.S. government, but not anymore. A long anticipated report on them is due this month.

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The U.F.O. Sightings Don’t Impress This Physicist

There are good reasons to believe in extraterrestrial intelligence, but this is not one of them.

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Harry Reid: What We Believe About U.F.O.s

We still don’t know what they are — but we may be close to finding out.

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Our Aliens, Ourselves

How would contact with U.F.O.s and other civilizations change ours?

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Dazzling Skies, U.F.O. Sightings and Real-Life Monsters: The Week in Narrated Articles

Five articles from around The Times, narrated just for you.

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U.F.O. Reports Surged During the Pandemic

With skies lacking light pollution and most nights free, New Yorkers reported nearly twice as many mysterious sightings last year.

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Robert Bigelow: Is There Life After Death?

He’s offering nearly $1 million if you help him figure it out.

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Talking to Aliens Is Their Religion

Among the Aetherius Society’s key beliefs: selflessness and extraterrestrial life.

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Do We Believe in U.F.O.s? That’s the Wrong Question

Reporting on the Pentagon program that’s investigating unidentified flying objects is not about belief. It’s about a vigilant search for facts.

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No Longer in Shadows, Pentagon’s U.F.O. Unit Will Make Some Findings Public

For over a decade, the program, now tucked inside the Office of Naval Intelligence, has discussed mysterious events in classified briefings.

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The Pentagon Released U.F.O. Videos. Don’t Hold Your Breath for a Breakthrough.

On Monday, the Department of Defense formally released three Navy videos that contain “unidentified aerial phenomena.” Enthusiasts were encouraged, though there was nothing new.

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