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Re: MAGONIA ETH Bulletin #4

From: Greg Sandow <gsandow@prodigy.net>
Date: Sat, 4 Jul 1998 15:40:24 -0400
Fwd Date: Sat, 04 Jul 1998 18:52:51 -0400
Subject: Re: MAGONIA ETH Bulletin #4

> Date: Fri, 3 Jul 1998 23:22:27 -0400
> From: bruce maccabee <brumac@compuserve.com>
> Subject: UFO UpDate: Re: MAGONIA ETH Bulletin #4
> To: UFO UpDates - Toronto <updates@globalserve.net>

> I did not hear the whole show, only th first few minutes and
> then the last 20 or so when I was on. From what I did hear it
> was clear that Melosh wouldn't bite the UFO bullet without
> having a bullet - i.e., hardware - to bite. In other words, he
> didn't believe that any of the sightings he heard about were
> evidence of anything beyond our physics, although he admitted
> that some of the sightings were "puzzling." As I recall, Mr
> Franklin asked specifically about several of the cases that
> Melosh couldn't explain. Melosh did agree that the subject
> deserves more serious study, although he did point out that
> young scientists trying to build up their credibility probably
> shouldn't get involved because of the "giggle factor" (not a
> term he used). Generally speaking h did not, so fa as I coul
> tell, dispute the published report in any way.

If he's skeptical but thinks UFOs deserve more serious study,
this is a wonderful, though small, step forward.

Greg Sandow