+ Submit News Link

News Archives

A GLASGOW-BORN computer expert accused of hacking into American military systems is "distraught" as he awaits extradition to the US, his family and friends said yesterday. The parents and girlfriend of Gary McKinnon, 42, joined supporters in London for a demonstration outside the Home Office, calling on the government to prevent him from being handed over to American authorities.


Posted: 9/3/2008 12:00:00 AM   Reads: 174   Submitted By: jeff   Source: news.scotsman.com Category: UFOs

Many believe that Nessie is a plesiosaur, a long-necked marine reptile which sought refuge in Scotland’s second-largest freshwater loch when most of the species died out 160 million years ago.


Posted: 11/4/2006 12:00:00 AM   Reads: 191   Submitted By: jmoore   Source: news.scotsman.com Category: Cryptozoology

AN UNKNOWN bacteria is suspected of causing the deaths of nine farmers in southern China after they came in contact with sick pigs or sheep.


Posted: 7/25/2005 12:00:00 AM   Reads: 211   Submitted By: clayroy   Source: news.scotsman.com Category: Mysterious Phenomena

TWO human skulls discovered in Africa have been confirmed as the oldest known examples of our species.


Posted: 2/16/2005 12:00:00 AM   Reads: 176   Submitted By: clayroy   Source: news.scotsman.com Category: Ancient Civilizations

FOR the past six years Chris Packham has been bombarded by letters from a Scottish lady berating him for having had the audacity to claim on TV that the Loch Ness Monster does not exist.


Posted: 11/25/2004 12:00:00 AM   Reads: 182   Submitted By: clayroy   Source: news.scotsman.com Category: Oddball News

A PARANORMAL investigator has offered to dowse Murrayfield Stadium in a bid to spiritually prepare Hearts football team for a potential change of ground.


Posted: 9/27/2004 12:00:00 AM   Reads: 194   Submitted By: clayroy   Source: news.scotsman.com Category: Oddball News

IT BEGAN as another documentary about the myth of the Loch Ness monster but has turned into one of the most talked-about movies of the year, with some describing it as Scotland’s Blair Witch Project.


Posted: 8/15/2004 12:00:00 AM   Reads: 186   Submitted By: clayroy   Source: news.scotsman.com Category: Cryptozoology

So was he a Dark Age Scot from Edinburgh, a Roman commander, a medieval English nobleman or merely a legendary fantasy figure? The battle over Arthur will no doubt continue.


Posted: 7/14/2004 12:00:00 AM   Reads: 180   Submitted By: clayroy   Source: news.scotsman.com Category: Ancient Mysteries

Is there anybody out there? Today is World UFO day, which marks the anniversary of the Roswell incident 57 years ago in New Mexico, when believers say an alien craft crashed in the desert.


Posted: 7/2/2004 12:00:00 AM   Reads: 195   Submitted By: clayroy   Source: news.scotsman.com Category: UFOs

60 per cent of Scotland’s ghosts are female - many young women who were the victims of violence, cruelty or neglect.


Posted: 7/1/2004 12:00:00 AM   Reads: 192   Submitted By: clayroy   Source: news.scotsman.com Category: Ghosts

Referred to as the "ghost attic" by senior partners, it is said that a young lady dressed in green haunts the staircase.


Posted: 6/4/2004 12:00:00 AM   Reads: 184   Submitted By: clayroy   Source: news.scotsman.com Category: Ghosts

A BRITISH beautician and mother has been voted the world’s top female inventor after coming up with a device to control children’s access to computer chatrooms.


Posted: 6/2/2004 12:00:00 AM   Reads: 173   Submitted By: clayroy   Source: news.scotsman.com Category: Technology News

A TEAM of "ghostbusters" has detected what they believe is paranormal activity in a former hangman’s cell at the Royal Navy’s largest base.


Posted: 5/31/2004 12:00:00 AM   Reads: 201   Submitted By: clayroy   Source: news.scotsman.com Category: Ghosts

A FEW weeks ago, in the town of Bonnybridge, an unidentified flying object was seen to "land" on the golf course.


Posted: 4/8/2004 12:00:00 AM   Reads: 185   Submitted By: clayroy   Source: news.scotsman.com Category: UFOs

CALL it a New Age phenomenon or just trickery played on a gullible public, but the rise of interest in all things involving hypnotism and psychics has brought the idea of regression to the forefront of therapies designed to help people cope with modern living.


Posted: 4/6/2004 12:00:00 AM   Reads: 179   Submitted By: clayroy   Source: news.scotsman.com Category: Hypnosis

SCIENTISTS believe they have found the long-sought missing link between fishes and land animals in the shape of the oldest known arm bone, it was revealed today.


Posted: 4/2/2004 12:00:00 AM   Reads: 195   Submitted By: clayroy   Source: news.scotsman.com Category: Science Controversies

Scotland’s first recorded sighting of a meteorite in 1804 stunned workers at the High Possil Quarry in Glasgow.


Posted: 3/31/2004 12:00:00 AM   Reads: 189   Submitted By: clayroy   Source: news.scotsman.com Category: Space

TWO teenagers are to become the first people in more than 100 years to go on trial accused of breaking an ancient "grave-robbing" law.


Posted: 3/21/2004 12:00:00 AM   Reads: 187   Submitted By: clayroy   Source: news.scotsman.com Category: General

Flying saucer spottings have fallen so much that UFO Magazine, which has featured sightings, abductions by aliens and close encounters, is to close. Two years ago, the British Flying Saucer Bureau was shut after UFO visitations and membership decreased.


Posted: 3/20/2004 12:00:00 AM   Reads: 192   Submitted By: clayroy   Source: news.scotsman.com Category: UFOs

Mrs Shon, 37, says she has been in touch with people’s mysterious personal angels from above ever since she was a little girl. Even her husband, Adam, is sceptical of her claims - but that did not stop her launching her own "angel therapy" business.


Posted: 2/21/2004 12:00:00 AM   Reads: 186   Submitted By: clayroy   Source: news.scotsman.com Category: People

12>