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Conspiracy theories for geeks

Wally Bahny highlights popular and a few obscure conspiracy theories in the realms of science and technology. What is your favorite geeky conspiracy theory? Let us know.

Have you ever wondered if the Apollo moon landings were real, or what would happen if aliens came to Earth (yes, I said if)? Many humans have.

Conspiracy theories are a prominent part of human culture — humans are a curious and questioning race, so it only makes sense. From conspiracies about UFOs to suppressed technologies, we have created theories about things we don't understand and things that just don't seem right.

In the TechRepublic photo gallery 10 geeky conspiracy theories, I look at popular and a few obscure theories in the realms of science and technology.

What is your favorite geeky conspiracy theory? Which conspiracy theories do you believe or at least like to read about? Weigh in with your comments.

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