Joshua Cutchin to Address MUFON Georgia

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MUFON Georgia announces Joshua Cutchin as guest speaker for December 12 Open Meeting!

MUFON Georgia is pleased to announce that author Joshua Cutchin will be joining us for our December 12 meeting!

Joshua CutchinJoshua is a native of North Carolina with a long interest in forteana. He holds a Masters in Music Literature and a Masters in Journalism from the University of Georgia, and he has appeared on a variety of paranormal programs discussing his work, including Coast to Coast AM, Mysterious Universe, Binnall of America, Expanded Perspectives, Radio Misterioso, and the Gralien Report.

Trojan Feast coverJoshua will be addressing the group on some of the subjects covered in his book A Trojan Feast: The Food and Drink Offerings of Aliens, Faeries, and Sasquatch.

Click here for more information about the book.

If you have an interest in UFOs, please consider joining us on Saturday, December 12. MUFON Georgia will hold an open meeting from 2:00PM until 5:00PM.

MUFON Georgia logoThis meeting is open to the public, and membership in MUFON is not required. The agenda for the meeting will be a general discussion on the topic of Unidentified Flying Objects.

Please click here to register.

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The State of UFO Research

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MUFON Georgia State Director’s Note: In a follow-up to a recent MUFON UFO Journal article, Georgia Field Investigator Larry Cates comments further about the current state of affairs within UFO research.

The prevailing, mainstream scientific view of ufology may be summarized as: “At best it’s a total waste of time, and at worst it’s the domain of utter lunacy.” Should we find this view surprising?

Condon ReportThe majority of thousands of UFO reports across the United States (and presumably the globe) are heavily-laden with anecdotal misidentifications and contaminated by a few hoaxes and miscellaneous whackos. What scientist, with an active career and commensurate workload, would want to fiddle with all this?

Some scientists have grounded their UFO knowledge in the 1969 Scientific Study of Unidentified Flying Objects, also known as the Condon Report. (more…)

MUFON Releases Monthly Sightings Report for October 2015

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Each month, MUFON releases a statistical break-down of UFO reports by country and state. These numbers are gathered from MUFON’s case management system (CMS). In October, the United States saw 777 reports filed through CMS. Out of the American states, California saw the most reports with 115. See the full statistical report, including the state-by-state breakdown and international numbers, below the fold. (more…)