Was just a massive kite or aliens trying to tell us something? On May 23, after the residents from Ningxia, Shaanxi, and Inner Mongolia – covering more than 1000 km, reported seeing strange lights in the night sky, the Chinese social media was flooded with UFO speculations. While some people were puzzled or just curious, others are terrified at the glowing object.
Uncovering the Speculations
Since the experts said that the object was not a meteorite, the trail has left different speculations. While other people think that such object might be an extra-terrestrial in origin, others speculated that it was a new type of weapon experimented by the Chinese People’s Liberation Army. Unfortunately, the Chinese authorities did not release any official statement as a response. According to Hui, the Chinese astrologer, the strange lights hovering the night sky about 10 km appeared from as a blazing and bright streak the ground leaving a dazzling spiral. Since it was clearly visible in appearance, it leads thousands of spectators to stop, stare and wonder what was happening.
Some even linked the odd object with mythical dragons based on Chinese traditions. Some speculation leads to a sparked rumor that aliens were about to land in China. One Chinese expert said that these sightings were typically either caused by natural atmospheric phenomena or man-made. A few of military experts said the light was due to human activity since the photos show smoke from a rocket.
A UFO may be the reported observation regarding an object or gentle observed inside sky or toward land, whose visual aspect, flight, actions, movements, lights, and colours would not have a logical, conventional, or natural explanation, and which usually cannot be described, not only by the first witness. But by scientists or technical specialists who make an effort to create a real sense identification following analyzing the evidence.