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Re: Scientists: UFOs Warrant Study

From: bruce maccabee <brumac@compuserve.com>
Date: Fri, 3 Jul 1998 23:21:35 -0400
Fwd Date: Sat, 04 Jul 1998 12:30:54 -0400
Subject: Re: Scientists: UFOs Warrant Study

>Date: Tue, 30 Jun 1998 17:27:11 -0700
>From: jared@valuserve.com (1 Jared Anderson)
>To: updates@globalserve.net
>Subject: Re: Scientists: UFOs Warrant Study


>In addition Jacques Vallee and Bruce Maccabee have written
>articles in SSE's Journal of Scientific Exploration. If anything
>UFO related ever get's published in any mainstream academic
>scientific journals there will HAVE to be references and
>citations to certain ufologists. I can't imagine carreer
>reesarchers will all just be forgotten.

I have also published a couple of articles in Applied Optics...
how tat came about is an interesting story in itself.  However,
if the high powered academics with university affiliation take
grab the ball and start running with it (funded research) they
will overwhelm the previous work quite quickly.  Whether "classic
UFO scientsts" get mentioned or no will depend upon whether the
sightings invesigated by the "newby" scientsts are old cases
(e.g. predating 1998) or new ones for which there has been little
or no investigation by the "classic ufologists."  And, yes,
career researchers could be forgotten.