Conspiracy Theories

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...

Eleven Dumb Conspiracy Theories

Nikki McWatters | Posted 23.01.2014 | UK Comedy
Nikki McWatters

According to Christine Fitzgerald, a former confidante of Princess Diana, the late Queen of Hearts told her quite seriously that the royal family are actually shape-shifting, reptilian aliens from a galaxy far, far away. Now that is gold. I always knew there was something funny about them.

15 Government Drug Experiments

Huffington Post UK | Chris York | Posted 29.10.2013 | UK

Drugs are bad, right? And how do we know this? Well, governments tell us so. But wait! What about all the times they've tested drugs on their...

Egypt's Epidemic of Nonsense

Patrick Keddie | Posted 23.01.2014 | UK
Patrick Keddie

Egypt is a great country for conspiracy theories - the nuttier, the better. In relation to penises, animals or the national football team, talk of agents and conspiracies are amusing and, although genuinely believed by some, are widely shared as a joke. But when they are used to shut down debate or demonise groups of people they become more sinister and even deadly.

Paul McCartney Death Myths

Neil Cossar | Posted 17.11.2013 | UK Entertainment
Neil Cossar

In September 1969, the Northern Star newspaper of Northern Illinois University ran a story claiming that Paul McCartney had been killed in a car crash in 1966 and had been replaced by a look-alike... One of the greatest urban legends ever, this story just grew and grew.

Like Sandy Hook, the Washington Navy Yard Shooting Will Soon Be Co-opted By Conspiracy Theorists

Paul Vale | Posted 16.11.2013 | UK
Paul Vale

Right now a film is being cut for YouTube. Within the edit, clips from various media broadcasts of Monday's shooting in Washington DC are being selectively stitched together. The film will start by suggesting a deception has occurred, one wrought in the American people by shadowy, unseen forces. It will distance itself from other conspiracy theory videos, purporting to show "just the facts" about the events at the naval dockyard.

Is There a Hidden Agenda Behind Jesse Norman's Dismissal?

Josh Zitser | Posted 04.09.2013 | UK Politics
Josh Zitser

Downing Street has confirmed that Conservative MP, Jesse Norman, will leave its policy board after abstaining in last week's vote on Syria. The decision to fire the influential Tory is being attributed to the necessity of retaining party discipline and highlighting the fact that three-line whips are to be treated with the utmost respect. However, this sudden dismissal begs many questions...

US Government Admits There IS An Area 51

Huffington Post UK | Posted 15.10.2013 | UK Tech

The US government has reportedly confirmed for the first time in publicly-released official documents that Area 51 exists. The mysterious Air Force...

What The Devil? Giant Pentagram Etched Into Remote Corner Of Kazakhstan

Huffington Post UK | Sara C Nelson | Posted 05.10.2013 | UK

A 1,200ft pentagram has been photographed etched into the ground in a remote corner of Kazakhstan. The sign – which is often associated, thought...

Where IS The Duchess Due To Give Birth?

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 17.09.2013 | UK

Hundreds of journalists stationed outside the London hospital where Kate Middleton, the Duchess of Cambridge, is due to give birth could be sweltering...