How Did Our Fascination With Aliens Begin?
There are a ton of theories about extraterrestrial life, but when did they first start influencing American pop culture?
With so much speculation over the course of time, "The Day Ahead" wanted to figure out where our initial interest in aliens came from and if we've made any developments in discovering the truth.
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Researchers asking for public's help to create 'map of the universe'
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First Native American woman in space talks to reservation's students
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Rescuers scramble in Turkey, Syria after quake kills 3,400
A 7.8 magnitude earthquake struck a region transformed by Syria's 12-year war.By AP
Criminals now targeting zoo animals
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This group starts its mornings with a frigid Lake Michigan swim
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