The U.S. is falling behind in many areas and, despite the recent hullabaloo in Stephenville, TX, our interest in UFOs and aliens has been on the steep decline ever since the 1970's. Instead, we're more interested in the Britney Spears and Lindsey Lohans of the world. Thankfully, many other countries are picking up the slack. Russia is building a theme park that will cater specifically to alien hunters, a sure sign that they are catching up to the 70's. I wonder if we should warn them about disco...
Russia builds £3m UFO centre
It will include an observatory for people to scan the skies for UFOs, a special trail along sites of supposed UFO sightings, as well as displays and even equipment like infra-red cameras that can be rented by UFO spotters to catch aliens on film.
A lawyer is even planning to open an office there to give advice on compensation to people who have been the victim of alien abduction. Officials said they expect the centre to draw in thousands of visitors from across the world every year.