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4/15/2014 (1 year ago)

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Object appears to be organic smoke ring

A bizarre black ring is baffling experts in England, after it was filmed by a sixteen year old girl in Warwickshire. The ring apparently hung in the sky for three minutes before dissipating.

This mysterious ring lasted for about three minutes in the air before dissipating, according to the eyewitness.

This mysterious ring lasted for about three minutes in the air before dissipating, according to the eyewitness.


By Catholic Online (NEWS CONSORTIUM)

Catholic Online (

4/15/2014 (1 year ago)

Published in Europe

Keywords: UFO, mysterious phenomenon

LOS ANGELES, CA (Catholic Online) - Nick Pope, a former adviser to the British government on unexplained phenomena, and a UFO expert, believes the object to be organic according to the daily mail.

"It's a truly bizarre image. It looks like a smoke ring, but I can't see where it could have come from," he said. "Other alternatives would include some sort of unusual meteorological phenomenon. One possibility is that the shape is made up of millions of bees or other insects, but I've never heard of insect behaving in this way before, so if this is the explanation, it's a real-life X-file."

The object does appear to be a smoke ring, but according to the local fire department there were no fires occurring during that time.


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