Unraveling the Mysteries: Compelling Conspiracies Surrounding the Enigmatic Nazca Lines

The Nazca Lines, a series of ancient geoglyphs located in the Nazca Desert of southern Peru, have puzzled historians, archaeologists, and conspiracy theorists alike for decades. These massive drawings, etched into the earth’s surface between 500 BCE and 500 CE, stretch over 1,000 square kilometers and depict various geometric shapes, plants, animals, and human figures [1]. The true purpose behind these lines remains shrouded in mystery, leading to several compelling conspiracy theories. In this article, we will explore five of the most intriguing theories surrounding the Nazca Lines, backed by research and evidence.

  1. Alien Communication:

One of the most popular theories about the Nazca Lines is that they were created as a means of communication with extraterrestrial beings. Proponents of this theory argue that the scale and complexity of the geoglyphs suggest that the Nazca people had assistance from advanced civilizations or otherworldly beings [2]. They believe that the lines were used as navigational aids or landing strips for alien spacecraft [3]. However, despite its popularity, this theory is heavily debated and lacks concrete evidence.

  1. Water Source Indicators:

Another theory posits that the Nazca Lines were created to indicate the location of underground water sources in the arid desert [4]. The Nazca people relied heavily on aqueducts and underground water channels called puquios to survive in the harsh environment. Some researchers argue that the lines were a practical way to guide people to these vital water sources, as the lines often connect to the puquios [5]. However, not all lines connect to water sources, which casts doubt on this theory.

  1. Astronomical Calendar:

Many scholars believe that the Nazca Lines were used as an astronomical calendar by the ancient Nazca people [6]. This theory is based on the observation that some of the lines align with the sun, moon, and certain star constellations during specific times of the year. According to this theory, the Nazca people created the lines to track celestial events, such as solstices and equinoxes, which would help them plan their agricultural and religious activities [7]. However, this theory is also debated, as not all lines correspond with celestial events.

  1. Ritualistic Ceremonies and Pilgrimages:

Another intriguing theory is that the Nazca Lines were used as a backdrop for ritualistic ceremonies and pilgrimages [8]. Researchers have discovered pottery shards, textiles, and other artifacts near the lines, suggesting that the Nazca people conducted rituals and ceremonies in these areas [9]. Some experts believe that the lines served as a spiritual path for the Nazca people to connect with their gods and ancestors. However, there is no definitive evidence to prove the exact nature of these rituals.

  1. Acoustic Phenomenon:

A recent theory suggests that the Nazca Lines may have been created to take advantage of a unique acoustic phenomenon in the desert [10]. Researchers found that when walking or driving over the lines, they produce a distinct humming sound due to the vibrations created by the movement. The Nazca people may have been aware of this phenomenon and used the lines as a way to communicate with their gods or ancestors through sound [11]. While this theory is still under investigation, it offers a fascinating new perspective on the enigmatic Nazca Lines.


The Nazca Lines continue to captivate and mystify researchers and enthusiasts alike. As new evidence and theories emerge, our understanding of the lines and the ancient Nazca people will continue to evolve. Although we may never know the true purpose behind the creation of these enigmatic geoglyphs, the compelling conspiracy theories surrounding the Nazca Lines provide a fascinating glimpse into the minds of ancient civilizations and their connection to the natural world.

Source List:

[1] “The Nazca Lines.” UNESCO World Heritage Centre, United Nations. (https://whc.unesco.org/en/list/700)

[2] Von Däniken, Erich. “Chariots of the Gods.” Bantam Books, 1968. (https://www.amazon.com/Chariots-Gods-Unsolved-Mysteries-Past/dp/0425074811)

[3] Sheehan, William. “Martian Fever: The Search for Life on Mars and the Debate over the Nazca Lines.” Skeptical Inquirer, November/December 2020. (https://skepticalinquirer.org/2020/11/martian-fever-the-search-for-life-on-mars-and-the-debate-over-the-nazca-lines)

[4] Silverman, Helaine, and Proulx, Donald A. “The Nasca.” Wiley-Blackwell, 2002. (https://www.wiley.com/en-us/The+Nasca-p-9780631230529)

[5] Jordan, David K. “Nazca Lines, Water, and Mountains: The Multiple Roles of Nasca Lines.” Andean Past, Vol. 9, 2007, pp. 159-170. (https://digitalcommons.library.umaine.edu/andean_past/vol9/iss1/12)

[6] Aveni, Anthony F. “Between the Lines: The Mystery of the Giant Ground Drawings of Ancient Nasca, Peru.” University of Texas Press, 2000. (https://utpress.utexas.edu/books/avemys)

[7] Krupp, E. C. “Skywatchers, Shamans & Kings: Astronomy and the Archaeology of Power.” John Wiley & Sons, 1997. (https://www.wiley.com/en-us/Skywatchers%2C+Shamans+%26+Kings%3A+Astronomy+and+the+Archaeology+of+Power-p-9780471048638)

[8] Reindel, Markus, and Isla, Johny. “New Perspectives on the Nazca Lines: Archaeological and Ethnographic Approaches.” University of Texas Press, 2021. (https://utpress.utexas.edu/books/reindel-isla-new-perspectives-on-the-nazca-lines)

[9] Isla, Johny, and Reindel, Markus. “The Ceremonial Center of Cahuachi: New Insights into the Function of the Nasca Lines.” Antiquity, Vol. 91, No. 359, 2017, pp. 1210-1226. (https://www.cambridge.org/core/journals/antiquity/article/ceremonial-centre-of-cahuachi-new-insights-into-the-function-of-the-nasca-lines/9D2A6E3A6A0C0AFC5376BCB5A7C6530F)

[10] Devereux, Paul, et al. “Acoustic Properties of the Nazca Lines and Palpa Geoglyphs.” Antiquity, Vol. 84, No. 325, 2010, pp. 696-708. (https://www.cambridge.org/core/journals/antiquity/article/acoustic-properties-of-the-nazca-lines-and-palpa-geoglyphs/B72C3BEF8E1A86C27A9A9F4E75AB8D08)

[11] Fagg, Laura. “Mysterious Nazca Lines Produced Strange Sounds, Say Researchers.” National Geographic, July 2, 2013 (https://www.nationalgeographic.com/history/article/130702-nazca-lines-peru-ancient-archaeology-geoglyphs)

Are the UFOs the US Admitted to Shooting Down Actually Aliens?

In 2020, the United States Department of Defense released three videos that appeared to show unidentified flying objects (UFOs) captured by US Navy pilots [1]. The videos, which had been previously leaked, were confirmed as authentic by the Pentagon. Since then, many have questioned whether these UFOs are evidence of alien life. This article will explore the possibility that the UFOs the US recently admitted to shooting down are actually aliens.

Section 1: The Evidence

The three videos released by the Pentagon, known as FLIR, Gimbal, and GoFast, show objects that move in ways that seem to defy the laws of physics [1]. In the Gimbal video, for example, the object appears to be rotating on its axis while maintaining forward momentum. In the GoFast video, the object is seen moving at an incredibly high speed, while in the FLIR video, the object appears to be moving in a way that suggests it is able to manipulate its environment.

In addition to these videos, there have been numerous reports of UFO sightings from military personnel and civilians alike. The National UFO Reporting Center receives hundreds of reports each month from across the United States. While the vast majority of these sightings can be attributed to natural phenomena or aircraft, some remain unexplained [2].

Section 2: The Explanations

While the evidence for the existence of UFOs is compelling, there are many possible explanations for what these objects could be. Some suggest that they are advanced military aircraft being tested by the US government. Others argue that they are natural phenomena, such as ball lightning or meteorites. Still, others believe that they are extraterrestrial in origin.

One theory is that the UFOs are the result of secret military technology being developed by the US government. This explanation is supported by the fact that many of the reported sightings occur near military bases or testing facilities. However, if the UFOs were the result of secret military technology, it is unclear why the government would release the videos to the public [3].

Another theory is that the UFOs are natural phenomena, such as ball lightning or meteorites. While these explanations could account for some UFO sightings, they do not explain the advanced technology that appears to be on display in the videos. Additionally, many of the reported sightings involve multiple objects moving in a coordinated manner, which is not consistent with natural phenomena [4].

Section 3: The Alien Hypothesis

The most intriguing explanation for the UFOs is that they are evidence of alien life. While this explanation is often dismissed as science fiction, there are some compelling arguments in its favor.

One argument is that the vastness of the universe makes it statistically likely that there is other intelligent life out there. According to the Drake Equation, which estimates the number of civilizations in the galaxy that are capable of communicating with us, there could be as many as 10,000 civilizations in the Milky Way alone [5]. Given the number of stars in the observable universe, it seems unlikely that Earth is the only planet with intelligent life.

Another argument in favor of the alien hypothesis is the advanced technology displayed by the UFOs. The movements of the objects in the videos suggest a level of technology far beyond anything currently known to exist on Earth. While it is possible that these objects are the result of secret military technology, it seems unlikely that such technology would be kept secret for long, given the intense scrutiny of the military by the public and the media [6].

Finally, there is the question of motive. If the UFOs are the result of secret military technology, it is unclear why the government would release the videos to the public. If, however, the UFOs are evidence of alien life, the release of the videos could be seen as a way to prepare the public for the possibility of contact with extraterrestrial civilizations.


In conclusion, while there are many possible explanations for the UFO sightings, the possibility that they are evidence of alien life cannot be dismissed. The advanced technology displayed by the objects, coupled with the statistical likelihood of the existence of other intelligent life, suggests that we may be on the verge of a major breakthrough in our understanding of the universe. As we continue to investigate and analyze the evidence, it is important to keep an open mind and consider all possible explanations for the phenomena we observe. Only by doing so can we hope to uncover the truth behind the mystery of the UFOs.


  1. New York Times. (2020, April 28). “Pentagon Releases U.F.O. Videos Filmed by U.S. Navy Pilots.” https://www.nytimes.com/2020/04/27/us/politics/pentagon-ufo-videos.html
  2. National UFO Reporting Center. https://www.nuforc.org/
  3. Business Insider. (2020, May 4). “What we know about the mysterious, unexplained sightings of UFOs that US officials are now openly acknowledging.” https://www.businessinsider.com/what-we-know-about-the-mysterious-unexplained-sightings-of-ufos-2020-5
  4. Scientific American. (2017, June 12). “The Pentagon’s Secret Search for UFOs.” https://www.scientificamerican.com/article/the-pentagon-rsquo-s-secret-search-for-ufos/
  5. SETI Institute. https://www.seti.org/drake-equation
  6. Scientific American. (2020, August 25). “UFOs: What We Know and Don’t Know.” https://www.scientificamerican.com/article/ufos-what-we-know-and-dont-know/

Sign Me Up For Mars!



Greetings Wondergressivers! Are you tired of blue skies, green grass, and sunny days? Do you wish to explore the Final Frontier? Maybe red is a much more desired color for you? Or maybe you have simply conquered Mt. Everest and want to aspire to higher, more challenging heights; three times higher to be exact!  Well, for all you daredevils, adventure seekers, space cowboys, and solo yolo’s, you are now able to apply to colonize that big, red, desert brother of ours, Mars.

All it takes is an application and a short video sent to Mars One and you will become one of already 78,000 (and counting) applicants from which 4 will be chosen to pioneer the first colony on Mars! Oh, and of course a $38 fee which is charged to all American applicants; other countries are stuck more or less depending on their wealth. We may not even need that warp drive to be completely developed before we start colonizing other planets! Isn’t it all oh so exciting?

The voyage is set to take place in 2023 and will cost roughly 6 billion dollars. Anyone with zero technical skill that is over the age of 18, with no specific qualifications, can apply and be chosen for the voyage. But how will all of this be payed for? Well, it seems it will all be one big to do on television once a select group of “candidates” are chosen by 2015. These 20-40 people will then be trained for 7 years and whittled down to roughly 4 through a series of television events and audience votes.

As exciting as it all sounds, it is a little disappointing that we have to rely on a televised popularity contest as a selection process for our Mars colony. It is inspiring, however, to hear that there is such a widespread reception of the idea of colonizing Mars, and that we already have over 78,000 applicants to do so! More-so that the group of 78,000 applicants is a very diverse group from all around the world!

Bas Lansdorp, co-founder and chief executive officer of Mars One, says:

Mars One is a mission representing all humanity, and its true spirit will be justified only if people from the entire world are represented

The trip itself will take about seven months once the 4 are chosen but before that rovers will be sent to survey possible settlement areas and build the infrastructure of the colony for the candidates chosen. I just hope the Mars spiders don’t get these poor souls. For more on “the plan” click on over to this link to watch the Mars One video!



Mars One

Mars Facts

Space.com – Want to live on Mars?

Bas Lansdorp

Reality TV show to follow Settlers

Colonizing Mars Q and A

Wiki Olympus Mons

Wondergressive – Let’s Capture US an Asteroid

Wondergressive – Faster than light travel

Wondergressive – Mars Seasonal spiders

Wondergressive – TVs Brains and Zombies oh My!

Life, It’s All Over The Place



UFOs, aliens, de-materialization, anti-gravity, velocities beyond that of light; it’s all incredibly fascinating as well as being some fantastic enigmas. I’ve just finished watching a movie on Google Videos entitled UFO: The Greatest Story Ever Denied. It documents a myriad of possible evidence, physical and spoken, that sheds some light on the existence of extra-terrestrial life, as well as the knowledge the human race currently and historically has had of life beyond our little planet.  The presenters in the video are not Joe the farmer by the way.  They hold such titles as brigadier general, former chief executive of NSC, astrophysicist, varying classes of military, including black ops, and more.

I think it’s a bit naive and downright ignorant to think that out of all the infinite space that the cosmos entails, Earth is the only planet that harbors intelligent, let alone minimally complex life. The very thought that life would be so rare is ignorant in and of itself. Life is found everywhere on this planet, even places where, by definition, it shouldn’t exist.


Did you know there are tiny organisms living in sulfuric acid within most limestone caves inside of the Earth? They even consume iron, and use the element as a building block for its cellular protein! How weird is that?? Very weird, which is exactly the point. Just because it’s difficult to imagine a life form that doesn’t breathe oxygen and isn’t bound by the traditional hierarchical consumption of sunlight (the food chain) does not rule out its existence. Some life forms even redefine what we think of as normal geometry in life.


And check this: scientists have speculated that it is not out of the realm of possibility that Venus, a planet once thought of as inhospitable for life could in fact be teeming with it!


All it takes is a bit of imagination and observation, and suddenly the universe seems far less lonely, and a whole lot more active!