Pictures of the year 2009: crop circles, UFO sightings, ghosts and unexplained phenomena
An eerie turquoise light spotted over Norway sparked a mystery, with suggestions it could be a missile test. The light was photographed by Jan Petter Jorgensen while he was on his way to work at a salmon factory
Unidentified flying ojects lighting up skies above Ullswater near Penrith in Cumbria. The orange objects were spotted by campers at Park Foot campsite in the Lake District around 11pm
Orange ball-shaped UFO seen over Merseyside around 10.30pm on Sunday May 25 2009 In Liverpool
A number of people claimed to have seen UFOs in Cambridgeshire after dazzling orange lights flashed across the night sky
A giant pyramid which appeared to be a UFO hovering over the Kremlin caused frenzied speculation in Russia that it was an alien spacecraft
A wrecked wind turbine on farm land in the village of Conisholme, Lincolnshire. Local residents reported seeing a bright light on the morning it happened, prompting speculation that a UFO had caused the damage.
A crying face is revealed in a melting glacier located on Nordaustlandet in the Svalbard archipelago in Norway.
Amid the eerie silence and the intense heat of California's Death Valley, rolling rocks, some as heavy as 250lbs, move in bizzare patterns across the ultra-flat surface of the valley. Photographer Mike Byrne has spent years documenting the movements