Conspiracy Theories

Where's Kim Jong Un Gone? Can You Spot The Missing Dictator?

The Huffington Post UK | Charlotte Meredith | Posted 10.10.2014 | UK

Where has Kim Jong Un gone? It's a question that's prompted speculative news articles, tenuous conspiracy theories, concerns about the further decline...

Conspiracy Theory Frenzy As Kim Jong Un Is A No Show Again...

The Huffington Post UK | Charlotte Meredith | Posted 10.10.2014 | UK

The mystery surrounding the disappearance of North Korea's secretive leader Kim Jong Un hit fever pitch on Thursday after the dictator was noticeably ...

The Islamic State, Ebola, and the Appeal of Conspiracy

James Snell | Posted 08.10.2014 | UK Politics
James Snell

Finding them isn't hard. Reading their litanies of untruth, so concocted as to spread the maximum terror and mistrust and discontent, is not an arduous undertaking.  I would advise against it.

Salmond Told To Get Over It Amid Rise In Referendum Conspiracy Theories

The Huffington Post UK | Charlotte Meredith | Posted 24.09.2014 | UK

As Scottish nationalists continue to decry the result of the referendum Alex Salmond has been warned to accept the vote and reject conspiracy theories...

Massive UFO Discovered In NASA Photo...

The Huffington Post UK | Michael Rundle | Posted 18.09.2014 | UK Tech

Brace yourselves for inanity. Someone has found a five-mile-wide black disc hovering over the ocean in a NASA photograph. Our friends at UFO Sig...

Conspiracy Theories Rife In Scottish Referendum Debate

The Huffington Post UK | Paul Vale | Posted 15.09.2014 | UK

As the Scottish referendum has drawn closer, so the battle lines over narrative have become ever more acute. Truth, rationality and reason have occasi...

Owen Jones Conspires Against The Establishment

Ioan Marc Jones | Posted 10.09.2014 | UK Politics
Ioan Marc Jones

Owen Jones uses an impressive amount of official government data to present what some critics have predictably deemed a conspiracy theory. Such an obvious and flattering denunciation only proves what we already know: Jones has the establishment clutching at their golden little straws.

Inside Jobs and Israeli Stooges: Why Is the Muslim World in Thrall to Conspiracy Theories?

Mehdi Hasan | Posted 05.09.2014 | UK Politics
Mehdi Hasan

Why are so many of my fellow Muslims so gullible and so quick to believe bonkers conspiracy theories? How have the pedlars of paranoia amassed such influence within Muslim communities? When will credulous Muslims stop leaning on the conspiracy crutch? We blame sinister outside powers for all our problems - extremism, despotism, corruption and the rest - and paint ourselves as helpless victims rather than indepen­dent agents.

Bizarre 'Password 360' Conspiracy Theories Are Linking The CIA And Israel To Isis

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 14.08.2014 | UK

It sounds like an absurd rant on Facebook or a tinpot blog with a minuscule following, but the conspiracy theory that either Mossad or the CIA are fun...

See The Apollo 11 Landing Sites Like Never Before

The Huffington Post UK | Thomas Tamblyn | Posted 23.07.2014 | UK Tech

NASA has unveiled an incredible new 3D video of the Apollo 11 landing site which shows where man first landed on the Moon in 1969. The new footage ...

MH17 Plane Crash Sparks Frenzy Of Online Conspiracy Theories

The Huffington Post UK | Paul Vale | Posted 22.07.2014 | UK

Before the charred wreckage of flight MH17 had even cooled, the usual raft of conspiracy theories regarding the downing of the passenger jet were fill...

Tour Bus Drives Into Area 51. Guess What The US Army Did?

The Huffington Post UK | Thomas Tamblyn | Posted 15.07.2014 | UK Tech

'Area 51' is without a doubt one of the most secretive places in America, home to Lockheed Martin's skunkworks and the US Military's advanced testing ...

Republican Politician Claims Climate Change Is 'Greatest Deception In History Of Mankind'

The Huffington Post UK | Paul Vale | Posted 01.07.2014 | UK

NEW YORK -- As Neil Armstrong pointed out, “people love conspiracy theories”, with a section of the citizenry of the United States (arguably) more...

'MH370 Was No Accident,' Claims Pilot In Latest Conspiracy Theory

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 14.06.2014 | UK

The disappearance of the doomed passenger jet MH370 has been described as "calculated" and "deliberate", in the latest in a long line of conspiracy th...

Asa Bennett

Meet Ukip MEP Gerard Batten Who Likes The Odd Conspiracy Theory | Asa Bennett | Posted 21.05.2014 | UK Politics

He believes the European Union was conceived by Nazi Germany, suggests the Bilderberg Group is a "shadow world government", and wants to ban the buil...

Is This A T-Rex On The Surface Of Mars?

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 20.05.2014 | UK Tech

Conspiracy theorists have identified what they claim to be a 'skull' on the surface of Mars. The oddly shaped object - which is overwhelmingly like...

Conspiracy Theories Swirl Around Pope Francis' Visit To Holy Land

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 19.05.2014 | UK

The Pope's plan hold mass in a Jerusalem room believed have hosted Jesus' Last Supper has caused an ugly rift between Israel and Vatican, with conspir...

The Top 10 Worst Side Effects of Pharmaceuticals Taken Daily in the UK

Rob Blakeman | Posted 30.06.2014 | UK Lifestyle
Rob Blakeman

In light of this weeks' news that the world's biggest drug company Pfizer is trying to buy AstraZeneca to become one of the ten biggest companies in the world I thought we should take a look at what these pharmaceutical companies get away with daily.

America Built This Massive Pyramid To 'Track The End Of The World'

Huffington Post UK | Posted 14.04.2014 | UK Tech

The US Library of Congress has released a dramatic and haunting set of pictures of a giant pyramid it once built to track the end of the world. The...

Does the Disappearance of Ameila Earhart's Aeroplane, and Similar Enigmas, Reveal Your Psychology?

Dr Raj Persaud | Posted 16.05.2014 | UK
Dr Raj Persaud

When puzzling things happen which cannot be readily explained by official accounts - how does the public decide what to believe? What you end up accepting as true, about what really happened when a plane goes missing, for example, might reveal more about your personality, than you realise.

Jessica Elgot

7 Of The Wackiest Conspiracy Theories About The Malaysian Airline Disaster | Jessica Elgot | Posted 11.03.2014 | UK

As the search for the doomed Malaysian Airlines plane enters its fourth day, officials basically know precisely nada. No debris, no distress call,...

Five Conspiracy Theories for the Panicky and Frustrated

Ed O'Meara | Posted 29.03.2014 | UK Comedy
Ed O'Meara

As well as Candy Crush, nudie ladies and stalking, the internet also helps bewildering people talk authoratively about stuff they've just made up. I examine five of the internet's greatest conspiracy theories and finally attempts to answer the question that humankind has struggled with since time you can't remember.

Iranian News Says US Is Secretly Run By Nazi Space Aliens

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 23.01.2014 | UK

Don't panic, but America is apparently being ruled by a race of tall, white space aliens who also assisted the rise of Nazi Germany in the 1930s. I...

WATCH: 'Aliens Would Give Us More Technology If We Stopped Wars'

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 23.01.2014 | UK

Don't panic, but apparently aliens have been visiting our planet for thousands of years and we are on the brink of an intergalactic war. Paul Helly...

LOOK: Has A Fossilised Iguana Been Found On Mars?

The Huffington Post UK | Charlotte Meredith | Posted 23.01.2014 | UK

Does this incredible image prove iguanas beat humans to Mars? No, of course it doesn't, this is clearly a lump of oddly formed rock, but that hasn't s...