UFO UpDates
A mailing list for the study of UFO-related phenomena
'Its All Here In Black & White'
Location: UFOUpDatesList.Com > 2007 > Oct > Oct 3

Re: Is Ufology 'Anti-Science'?

From: Ray Dickenson <r.dickenson.nul>
Date: Wed, 3 Oct 2007 16:28:43 +0100
Archived: Wed, 03 Oct 2007 11:34:46 -0400
Subject: Re: Is Ufology 'Anti-Science'?


>From: Rick Nielsen <nilthchi.nul>
>To: ufoupdates.nul
>Date: Tue, 2 Oct 2007 19:04:41 -0700 (PDT)
>Subject: Re: Is Ufology 'Anti-Science'?

<snip>

>But I'm thinking about the fields of forensics. In these
>bonafide sciences, the dots are connected, conclusions are
>drawn, with extremely minimal information.

>Granted the realm of forensics is tied to mostly criminal
>investigations, at least in the mass media, and the burden of
>proofs is linked with concepts like preponderance and "beyond
>reasonable doubt." But surely, ufology would qualify as a
>forensic science. Wouldn't it?
<snip>

Right Rick,

Lyle Michel has been making that point for quite a while -

http://www.ufodigest.com/news/1206/argument.html

"The Government and the Press Win Their Arguments By Ignoring
Courtroom Evidence About Abductees and The Extraterrestrial
Phenomena".


Cheers

Ray D



Listen to 'Strange Days... Indeed' - The PodCast

See:

http://www.virtuallystrange.net/ufo/sdi/program/


[ Next Message | Previous Message | This Day's Messages ]
This Month's Index |

UFO UpDates Main Index

UFO UpDates - Toronto - Operated by Errol Bruce-Knapp


Archive programming by Glenn Campbell at Glenn-Campbell.com