A significant increase in UFO sightings has prompted speculation that 2012 hysteria may be setting in.
Meteorologists in New Zealand have been inundated with reports of strange lights and objects in the skies from all over the world since the beginning of the year. While most of these have been put down to Chinese lanterns and other mundane things the reports do suggest a heightened degree of panic over similar reports from previous years. Is this a taste of things to come as the infamous "doomsday" date approaches ?
"New Zealand meteorologists said Monday they were opting for the former and other mundane explanations after being inundated with reports of UFOs since the start of the New Year."