UFO sightings in Canada are sky high, hitting a total only seen once before in the past 25 years.
were 1,180 UFO sightings reported in 2013, or about three each day,
according to the Canadian UFO Survey, an annual survey released Tuesday
by Winnipeg-based UFOlogy Research of Manitoba.
It is the
second-highest number recorded in Canada in the past 25 years. The peak
year was 2012, when almost 2,000 reports were recorded.
in 2012 was likely an anomaly due to many people excited about the
so-called “end of the world” in 2012 according to the Mayan Calendar,
and reporting many lights and objects as UFOs, suggested UFOlogy
Research director Chris Rutkowski.
As for 2013, there are several theories for the surge in reports, Rutkowski suggested.
- More UFOs are present and physically observable by witnesses
- More secret or classified military exercises and overflights are occurring over populated areas
- More people are taking the time to observe their surroundings
- And more people are able to report their sightings with easier access to the Internet and portable technology.
Or perhaps, more people are simply searching for divine answers and catching a glimpse of something else, Rutkowski said.
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