Aliens Are Real

Otherwise, who can explain all the mysteries in the house?

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You hear rumors that aliens helped build the pyramids, Easter Island’s stone statues, or England’s Stonehenge. Smart people claim that those silly tall tales are solid proof of the human need for certainty — we can’t tolerate mystery without an explanation. If we can’t find an explanation, we invent one.

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Mark Chu

Mark Chu

I’m a professor in psychology at a small university in southern New Mexico. I like playing musical instruments, basketball, and writing stories.