posted on Sep, 26 2006 @ 01:20 PM
This is one of the more classic cases in UFO lore.
Since the early 1980's, witnesses in the Norwegian valley of Hessdalen reported seeing strange multicolored, blinking lights throughout the area.
This was backed up by photographic and video "evidence" to support eyewitness testimony on the issue.
Then, the UFO claim gained special credence in the late 1990's through early 2000 when a group of Norwegian and Italian scientists concluded that the
Hessdale lights were, in fact, a hereto unknown aerial phenomena of plasma balls. To this day, Norwegian scientists continue to study and monitor the
But a little known Italian professor came to his own learned conclusion:
Due to the topography of the valley, the chemical and spectral makeup of the lights, the UFOs were nothing more than distant vehicle headlights
wrapped in an optical illusion.
Read his report here
Of course, to this day, there are those that insist it's still plasma or intelligent UFOs.....
[edit on 26-9-2006 by behindthescenes]