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For over 17 years Think AboutIt has been helping people to start thinking for themselves. This site started when there was not a lot of alternative information out there, and finding it took many hours, days or months, sometimes years, to locate only the smallest little bits.  This was the time of just a few outspoken persons out there, and having this information could also mean trouble. Big Trouble! Think Aboutit was…

Scientist claims: Ancient ‘Technological Species’ may have lived on Earth—BEFORE humans

A prior indigenous technological species might have arisen on ancient Earth or another body, such as a pre-greenhouse Venus or ancient Mars. The researcher notes that on Earth, erosion, and plate tectonics may have erased any evidence if such—ancient Alien—species ever lived on our planet millions, or perhaps billions of years ago. Extraterrestrial techno signatures might be expected to be extremely old, limiting the places they might still be found to…

Ancient ‘Nukes’? Powerful Ancient weapons described in thousand-year-old texts

Ancient texts describe powerful weapons that the gods used on Earth thousands—even perhaps tens of thousands—of years ago. “…An incandescent column of smoke and flame, as bright as ten thousand suns, rose in all its splendor. It was an unknown weapon and iron thunderbolt, a gigantic messenger of death, which reduced to ashes the entire race…” When we take a look at history and read through the countless ancient texts left behind by different…

Shape-Shifting Creature Reportedly Captured in Ghana

How do you know if you’re looking at a shape-shifter? If the creature is in human form, you either have to wait or take the word of the police officers who captured it when it changed from half-human-half-duck into a small human. If you ask them why no one took a picture of the half-human-half-duck, they’d probably point out that everyone knows you can’t take a picture of a shape-shifter…

Mysterious Last Text Messages from the Vanished

Mysterious vanishings are nothing new. Throughout history there have been those individuals who have just seemed to step off the face of the earth to never be heard from again. What is new is the technology we now possess that ensures that in some cases those who have disappeared have been able to reach out to instantly make contact with the outside world either right before or even during their…

Scientists Get Closer to Understanding Why (And When) We Dream

Like everyone else, I’ve had all sorts of dreams. Most are about ordinary, everyday things – sometimes I’m back at school, or hanging out with people I’ve never met, or getting hundred-thousand-dollar book deals. Other times, I’ll be hiding behind a tree watching people get vaporized by space aliens. I guess it depends on my mood. The funny thing about dreams, though, is that while everyone has them all the time,…

Did Giants Once Live On Catalina Island?

Its been a little while since I covered a good story about giants. And we all know how much this channel loves the ancient and modern-day giant mystery. This next case began when a 15-year-old Ralph Glidden moved to Catalina Island in 1896. Catalina Island is located just west of L.A. If you took a boat from long beach to Catalina Island the trip would only take about an hour…

Meet ‘The Eye’ – A Strange And Nearly Perfect Circular Island That Moves On Its Own!

In the middle of South America, there is a strange and almost perfectly spherical island that moves on its own. The landmass in the middle —called the Eye— floats on a pond of clear and cold water which is extremely strange and in contrast to its surrounding area. The bottom appears to be solid in comparison to the marsh around it. Until now, no one has tried explaining ‘ The Eye’…

The mark of history: The incredible ancient Sumerian cylinder seals

The ancient Sumerian cylinder seals are considered without a doubt some of the most interesting objects ever recovered from Ancient Mesopotamia. A cylindrical seal is a small object decorated with images, words, or in some cases both, engraved on its surface in an intricate way. A cylindrical seal is a small object decorated with images, words, or in some cases both, engraved on its surface in an intricate way. Cylinder seals are…

5 Mind Bending Facts That Will Make You Question Everything You Thought You Knew

By Luke Miller Truth Theory Throughout history there have been many mysteries that defy what the logical mind deems possible, with many baffling the scientific community in the process. Here I share 5 of those mind bending facts that will have you questioning what you thought you knew about reality. Observation Changes The Outcome Of Events At The Microscopic Level Before the birth of quantum mechanics scientist Thomas Young performed an…

Are Mermaids Attacking People In Zimbabwe?

I am always getting request to cover mermaids and I always reply that if I ever find an interesting story about them I will cover it. And to my surprise I just recently found one. To most of us in the west mermaids are nothing more than crazy folklore but in other parts of the world especially certain regions in Africa they truly believe that mermaids exist. Not that long…

A Man Communicating With An Extraterrestrial From Mars – Taken Seriously By The BBC, Live In 1959  

By Arjun Walia It’s 2017, and we’ve had some shocking testimony given to us from high ranking military personnel, politicians, and more. For example, Colonel Ross Dedrickson, a high ranking officer in the Air Force who held special positions at various points in his career dealing with nuclear weapons, the atomic energy commission, and nuclear weapons storage facilities. He passed on in 2007. “A long service with the Energy Commission…

Giant Frankenstein Viruses Discovered in Austrian Sewer

It’s called “waste” water for one big obvious reason, but researchers in Austria decided not to let the water go to waste, so they trudged through the sludge in hope of finding a new bacteria that might turn ammonia into nitrate. Instead, they found a giant Frankenstein virus that may turn the study of viruses upside down. In case you’re looking for places to avoid on your next vacation in…

The Strangest Story Ever Told?

In Alaska there is a Bay known as Thomas Bay and all though this Bay is very remote it has seen a lot of tragedy and it is also called the bay of death. In 1750 a native village was hit by a massive landslide and more than 500 people died. Then in the very late 19th century a ship carrying Chinese immigrants hired to work for an Alaskan salmon…