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Re: 'Worm' UFOs Or Baloons?

From: Kentaro Mori <kentaro.mori.nul>
Date: Wed, 15 Aug 2007 22:19:48 -0300
Archived: Thu, 16 Aug 2007 11:08:07 -0400
Subject: Re: 'Worm' UFOs Or Baloons?

>From: William Treurniet <wtreurniet.nul>
>To: <ufoupdates.nul>
>Date: Mon, 13 Aug 2007 13:20:30 -0400
>Subject: Re: 'Worm' UFOs Or Baloons?

>>From: Kentaro Mori <kentaro.mori.nul>
>>To: ufoupdates.nul
>>Date: Mon, 13 Aug 2007 09:30:14 -0300
>>Subject: Re: 'Worm' UFOs Or Baloons?

>>The balloon experiment is at the end. It was done by Claudeir
>>and Paola Covo

>I would say that the balloon experiment is disinformation. At
>5:00 of the original video, there is an X-shaped cloud on the
>left edge with some supposedly real ufos nearby. At 5:20, the
>helium balloons are released. At 5:57 we see the same X-shaped
>cloud with the ufos in the same positions as before. It seems as
>though someone wants to cast doubt on the interpretation of the
>original video as ufos. Motive, please?

I contacted Claudeir and Paola Covo, and they answered:

"Dear William Treurniet,

The images seen at 05:00 and 05:57, where an X-shaped cloud
appears, are the same, which is, they were repeated (replay)".

Claudeir Covo is a very well-known ufologist in Brazil who
advances the ETH, so I find it hard to believe the video would
be disinformation. On another occasion, he clearly stated that
the video of the experiment was made just to let the viewers
decide. He didn't claim the alleged Flotillas seen are indeed
balloons like the ones he and his wife filmed. He just showed
videos of both of them.

My personal opinion is that the 'Flotillas' must be assumed to
be explained by the default prosaic explanation unless someone
actually publicizes some serious in-depth scientific analysis
proving the contrary. Just quoting varied "experts" who
allegedly made their analysis does not advance our knowledge
very much.

And if one thinks these are 'mysterious, it must be considered
that it has the same origins as even more incredible footage of
flying horses and characters from Pokemon and Spongebob
Squarepants - I'm not joking. Flying objects of those shapes
were actually filmed and promoted as mysterious things.

If it's reasonable to assume these were just balloons, as there
are balloons of the exact same shape being sold, then it's also
reasonable to assume these Flotillas are also more common

Unless someone proves and shows the contrary.



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