You must be seeing lots of memes and events on your social media regarding ‘Area 51’ nowadays but would be wondering why are people going crazy over it. This article tells you everything you must know about Area 51.
How has it gained lots of Publicity recently?
Recently an event named “Storm Area 51, They Can’t Stop All of Us” was created by a person named ‘Matty Roberts’ on Facebook which has been registered by 1.9 million people and another 1.4 million interested. The date mentioned in the event is September 20. The number of people interested keeps on growing every moment while you are reading it. However, Roberts who created the event has rubbed it as a joke after the event got trending.
What is Area 51?
It is a place situated in the south of Nevada state in the United States of America. According to the Government of USA, It is a military base used for the development and testing of experimental aircraft and weapon systems. During the Cold War, USA needed a testing site for spy plane U-2 for which they chose it which is surrounded by mountains.
Why are people crazy over it?
It has been kept in the utmost secrecy by America. However, some revelations by some people and incidents about the place have made the place mysterious and of public’s interest which claimed that the American Government keeps Aliens in the restricted place. Some revelations are mentioned below.
1. After the training began in Area 51, reports claiming Unidentified Flying Objects (UFOs) which are associated with aliens were sighted in the area. Many commercial pilots approved the report.
2. In 1989, a man named Bob Lazar appeared on one of Television channels and claimed that he was an employee in Area 51 and ‘Grey Aliens’ from the planet ‘Zeta Reticuli’ are in continuous touch with Earth from 10,000 years. In 2018, a documentary named ‘Bob Lazar: Area 51 & Flying Saucers’ was made on him which is now available on Netflix.
3. In 1997, in a radio program in the US, another man called claiming to be an ex-employee there and said that Aliens are extra-dimensional beings and have infiltrated the American Military establishment and will wipe out major population centers. He seemed terrified and his connection mysteriously got cut when he was revealing more information.
As it became a joke online, American authorities became wary of it and warned people against visiting the secret military base saying that ‘any attempt to illegally access the area is highly discouraged’.
So, what do you think about it now? Are you planning to Storm Area 51 on September 20 because they can’t stop all of us? (winks) Though whatever you think about it and the aliens you would be surely excited about September 20, aren’t you?