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Area 51 Is the Internet's Latest Fascination. Here's Everything to Know About the Mysterious Site

4 monthes ago   |   By Time

Area 51 has been shrouded in mystery for decades, so it only makes sense that the rumored alien secrets held within the remote desert site would get a reboot in the social media age.
The internet has been invaded by Area 51 memes inspired by a joke Facebook event to take over the secretive military site and find the supposed aliens kept inside. The event, called “ Storm Area 51, They Can't Stop All of Us ,” is planned for Sept. 20, and so far 1.5 million people have signed on.
As far back as the 1950s, people have reported seeing Unidentified Flying Objects at the southern Nevada military...
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