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Fortean Times #366 (May 2018)

  • Release date: 26 Apr 2018
  • Cover price: £4.50
  • Cover Illustration: Alex Tomlinson
    • Gleason: Corbis via Getty Images
    • Nixon: Leonard McCombe/The Life Images Collection/Getty Images
  • Kim Wilde Pic: Jo Hale/Getty Images
  • All header icons throughout the magazine by Capucine Deslouis
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  • 4 Alien skeleton or extreme mutation? The 'Atacama humanoid'
  • 20 The cubs are all white
  • 30 The entertainer, the President, and the dead aliens
  • 38 The Giordano Bruno Code


30 The Entertainer, The President, and The Aliens (cover story)
Have you heard the one about 1950s sitcom star Jackie Gleason, Richard Nixon, and the dead aliens? It's not the set-up for a joke but the 'true story' of an encounter between a famous entertainer and the corpses of several ET entities, all arranged by a later-disgraced US President. Brian J Robb tells all...

38 The Baffling Books of Bruno Borges
Ian Simmons looks at the strange case of Bruno Borges, a young Brazilian student who vanished mysteriously in 2017, leaving behind a locked room full of coded manuscripts, pictures of aliens and a life-size statue of a Renaissence hermeticist.

44 Transportation by an Invisible Power
Bob Rickard continues his survey of historical accounts of levitation by examining some early British and Irish cases. These bear parallels to the famous abduction of Dr Moore by fairies in October 1678 and share many motifs, including the mediation of supernatural entities such as spirits, demons or fairies.


56 Building a Fortean Library - The Indian Rope Trick The Hierophant's Apprentice


53 Flaming onions by Nigel Watson

54 The many faces of Mephistopheles by Steve Toase

Strange Days

A digest of the worldwide weird, including: Atacama humanoid, white animals, seventh sons, talking whales and much more...

  • 14 Science
  • 16 Archæology
  • 17 Classical Corner
  • 18 Strange Continent
  • 23 Alien Zoo
  • 25 Mythconceptions


  • 02 Editorial
  • 59 Reviews
  • 73 Letters
  • 78 Reader Info
  • 79 Phenomenomix
  • 80 Strange Deaths

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