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  • A woman in an alien costume poses for a picture during the annual Alien Festival in Capilla del Monte, Cordoba, Argentina, Feb. 14, 2016.
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  • In February, a remote town in Argentina hosted its annual festival dedicated to aliens, drawing space oddity and UFO hunters from all over the world. Pictured: An outline of an alien is suspended above the street during the annual Alien Festival in Capilla del Monte, Cordoba, Argentina, the site of an alleged UFO sighting 30 years ago, Feb. 13, 2016.
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  • The sighting left a mark in the economy of the town, which has flourished with its alien tourism. Pictured: Lightning strikes near the town of Capilla del Monte, Cordoba, Argentina, Feb. 12, 2016.
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  • Tourists watch an alien parade during the annual Alien Festival in Capilla del Monte, Cordoba, Argentina, Feb. 13, 2016. All types of commercial enterprises have sprouted up in recent years, capitalizing on the town's eccentric offering as a UFO landing point.
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  • A youth sporting a Star Wars costume parades at the annual Alien Festival in Capilla del Monte, Cordoba, Argentina, Feb. 14, 2016.
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  • The festival includes a parade, a costume contest and workshops with well-known speakers in everything extraterrestrial. Pictured: A man decked out in an alien costume makes hand gestures with the public during a parade at the annual Alien Festival in Capilla del Monte, Cordoba, Argentina, Feb. 12, 2016.
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  • A float titled "The Ambassadors of the Universe" parades during the annual Alien Festival in Capilla del Monte, Cordoba Argentina, Feb. 12, 2016.
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  • An E.T. doll sits outside a shop during the annual Alien Festival in Capilla del Monte, Cordoba Argentina, Feb. 12, 2016.
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  • The festival has caused some controversy as the more fervent believers feel it has put a frivolous twist on what they consider a serious phenomenon. Pictured: A man in an illuminated costume parades during the annual Alien Festival in Capilla del Monte, Cordoba, Argentina, Feb. 12, 2016.
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  • Luz Mary Lopez, director of the Capilla del Monte Center of UFO Investigation, shows a 1986 picture in which 12-year-old Gabriel Gomez draws a representation of the UFO he says he saw from his window in the sand for local authorities in Capilla del Monte, Cordoba, Argentina, Feb. 13, 2016. Lopez's late husband made the investigation of the town's UFO sightings his life's work, and she has continued this by offering detailed talks on the mysterious events.
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  • Tourists look out at Uritornco Mountain near Capilla del Monte, Cordoba Argentina, Feb. 12, 2016. Known as Argentina's "magic mountain," it is sought after by star gazers, seekers of its "special source of energy" credited for the UFO sightings, and even those who believe it is a door to other unknown, dimensions.
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