The Mexican Congress UFO Hearing: A Mixture of Spectacle and Misinformation

Mexican Congress UFO Hearing: Unraveling Fact from Fiction in Nazca Mummies

The Mexican Congress UFO Hearing: A Mixture of Spectacle and Misinformation

Introduction

When ufologist Jaime Maussan took the stage in the Chamber of Deputies Congress of Mexico to unveil what he claimed were “nonhuman beings,” the audience was fixated. However, these beings were nothing more than Nazca mummies from Peru—widely discredited by the scientific community. The hearing brought together participants from diverse fields and international origins to discuss unidentified anomalous phenomena (UAPs) or UFOs, but what unfolded was more spectacle than science.