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Poster Boy Wrote:
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> Hi Aine
>
> I'm not sure if your take below us fully on. As I
> read the passage in the link it sounds like like
> that is a collated conclusion based on civilian
> testimonials. The writer goes on to say "if this
> is true " or some such thing re the four noted
> types of ET.


Edit: Further down is actual text from the book.

(Chapter 33 of "Introductory Space Science" Physics 370 1968 - 1970

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INTRODUCTORY SPACE SCIENCE - VOLUME II
DEPARTMENT OF PHYSICS - USAF
Edited by: Major Donald G. Carpenter
Co-Editor: Lt. Colonel Edward R. Therkelson

CHAPTER XXXIII
UNIDENTIFIED FLYING OBJECTS

What is an Unidentified Flying Object (UFO)? Well, according to United States Air Force Regulation 80-17 (dated 19 September 1966), a UFO is "Any aerial Phenomenon or object which is unknown or appears to be out of the ordinary to the observer." This is a very broad definition which applies equally well to one individual seeing his first noctilucent cloud at twilight as it does to another individual seeing his first helicopter. However, at present most people consider the term UFO to mean an object which behaves in a strange or erratic manner while moving through the Earth's atmosphere. That strange phenomenon has evoked strong emotions and great curiosity among a large segment of our world's population. The average person is interested because he loves a mystery, the professional military man is involved because of the possible threat to national security, and some scientists are interested because of the basic curiosity that led them into becoming researchers.

The literature on UFO's is so vast, and the stories so many and varied, that we can only present a sketchy outline of the subject in this chapter. That outline includes description classifications, operational domains (temporal and spatial), some theories as to the nature of the UFO phenomenon, human reactions, attempts to attack the problem scientifically, and some tentative conclusions. If you wish to read further in this area, the references provide an excellent starting point.

33.1 DESCRIPTORS

One of the greatest problems you encounter when attempting to catalog UFO sightings, is selection of a system for cataloging. No effective system has yet been devised, although a number of different systems have been proposed. The net result is that almost all UFO data are either treated in the form of individual cases, or in the forms of inadequate classification systems. However, these systems do tend to have some common factors, and a collection of these factors is as follows:

a. Size

b. Shape (disc, ellipse, football, etc.)

c. Luminosity

d. Color

e. Number of UFO's

Behavior:

a. Location (altitude, direction, etc.)

b. Patterns of paths (straight line, climbing, zig-zagging, etc.)

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c. Flight Characteristics (wobbling, fluttering, etc.)

d. Periodicity of sightings

e. Time duration

f. Curiosity or inquisitiveness

g. Avoidance

h. Hostility

Associated Effects:

a. Electro-Magnetic (compass, radio, ignition systems, etc.)

b. Radiation (burns, induced radioactivity, etc.)

c. Ground disturbance (dust stirred up, leaves moved, standing wave

d. Sound (none, hissing, humming, roaring, thunderclaps, etc.)

e. Vibration (weak, strong, slow, fast)

f. Smell (ozone or other odor)

g. Flame (how much, where, when, color)

h. Smoke or cloud (amount, color, persistence)

i. Debris (type, amount, color, persistence)

j. Inhibition of voluntary movement by observers

k. Sighting of "creatures" or "beings"

After Effects:

a. Burned areas or animals

b. Depressed or flattened areas

c. Dead or missing animals

d. Mentally disturbed people

e. Missing items

The text is quite long and against the rules to post it all. But scroll down. It's there.

In the spring, at the end of the day, you should smell like earth. ~ Margaret Atwood



Edited 3 time(s). Last edit at 18-Dec-17 18:18 by Aine.

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Oh please! 528 Reagent 17-Dec-17 22:40
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Re: Not so safe secrecy 533 altered-state 29-Mar-18 15:01
We are not alone: Alien Presence 562 Sirhope 19-Dec-17 07:13
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Re: We are not alone; neither are they 437 Sirhope 19-Dec-17 09:34
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Title 14, Section 1211 of U.S. Federal Code: 440 Reagent 19-Dec-17 18:11
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Re: Fighter aircraft 427 Archaic 17-Dec-17 22:46
Some context of what we're seeing in video 527 Archaic 17-Dec-17 22:36
Re: Some context of what we're seeing in video 532 Aine 17-Dec-17 22:48
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Re: Some context of what we're seeing in video 405 Aine 17-Dec-17 22:56
Re: Some context of what we're seeing in video 401 Aine 17-Dec-17 23:14
Re: Some context of what we're seeing in video 395 Archaic 17-Dec-17 23:54
Re: Some context of what we're seeing in video 461 Loki74 18-Dec-17 00:35
Re: Some context of what we're seeing in video 479 Loki74 18-Dec-17 00:47
Re: Some context of what we're seeing in video 381 Archaic 18-Dec-17 01:04
Re: Some context of what we're seeing in video 386 Loki74 18-Dec-17 01:22
Re: Some context of what we're seeing in video 404 Archaic 18-Dec-17 01:46
Here, Loki - Lazar's Credibility 445 Archaic 18-Dec-17 02:35
Re: Here, Loki - Lazar's Credibility 432 Loki74 18-Dec-17 11:01
Re: Here, Loki - Lazar's Credibility 325 altered-state 28-Mar-18 05:29
Re: The Pentagon's UFO Program 397 Loki74 18-Dec-17 00:22
Re: The Pentagon's UFO Program 484 Poster Boy 18-Dec-17 03:44
Re: The Pentagon's UFO Program 381 jeffreyw 18-Dec-17 03:47
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Re: The Pentagon's UFO Program 385 Aine 18-Dec-17 15:33
Re: The Pentagon's UFO Program 443 Aine 18-Dec-17 15:50
Re: The Pentagon's UFO Program 394 Poster Boy 18-Dec-17 05:10
Re: The Pentagon's UFO Program 462 Aine 18-Dec-17 15:49
Re: The Pentagon's UFO Program 460 Poster Boy 18-Dec-17 17:41
Re: The Pentagon's UFO Program 433 Aine 18-Dec-17 18:10
Re: The Pentagon's UFO Program 456 Poster Boy 18-Dec-17 18:25
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Re: 1 of 2: The Pentagon's UFO Program 434 Aine 18-Dec-17 18:38
Re: 1 of 2: The Pentagon's UFO Program 366 Poster Boy 18-Dec-17 18:43
Re: 1 of 2: The Pentagon's UFO Program 144 Archaic 25-Jun-19 10:01
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Re: 2 of 2: The Pentagon's UFO Program 370 Aine 18-Dec-17 18:50
Re: 2 of 2: The Pentagon's UFO Program 375 Poster Boy 18-Dec-17 18:58
Re: 2 of 2: The Pentagon's UFO Program 364 Aine 18-Dec-17 19:03
Re: 2 of 2: The Pentagon's UFO Program 393 Poster Boy 18-Dec-17 19:06
Re: 2 of 2: The Pentagon's UFO Program 378 Aine 18-Dec-17 19:08
Re: 2 of 2: The Pentagon's UFO Program 379 Poster Boy 18-Dec-17 19:09
Re: 1 of 2: The Pentagon's UFO Program 388 altered-state 28-Mar-18 05:43
Re: 1 of 2: The Pentagon's UFO Program 324 Aine 28-Mar-18 13:02
Re: 1 of 2: The Pentagon's UFO Program 337 altered-state 28-Mar-18 15:26
Re: 1 of 2: The Pentagon's UFO Program 320 Aine 29-Mar-18 00:40
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Re: The Pentagon's UFO Program 451 Susan Doris 18-Dec-17 06:41
just got and started reading Leslie Kean's book on my kindle 390 greengirl5 18-Dec-17 07:02
Re: The Pentagon's UFO Program 462 Archaic 18-Dec-17 07:20
Re: The Pentagon's UFO Program 401 Susan Doris 18-Dec-17 10:09
Re: The Pentagon's UFO Program 393 Aine 18-Dec-17 15:56
Re: The Pentagon's UFO Program 458 Poster Boy 18-Dec-17 17:34
Re: The Pentagon's UFO Program 359 Aine 18-Dec-17 15:46
Re: The Pentagon's UFO Program 392 Poster Boy 18-Dec-17 18:12
Re: The Pentagon's UFO Program 369 Aine 18-Dec-17 18:14
Re: The Pentagon's UFO Program 373 Poster Boy 18-Dec-17 18:22
Re: The Pentagon's UFO Program 382 Aine 18-Dec-17 18:39
Re: The Pentagon's UFO Program 458 Anomalies 01-Mar-18 20:11
Re: The Pentagon's UFO Program 312 Aine 28-Mar-18 00:08
Re: The Pentagon's UFO Program 325 altered-state 28-Mar-18 05:46
Re: The Pentagon's UFO Program 357 Anomalies 01-Mar-18 20:03
Re: The Pentagon's UFO Program 470 Vanya 18-Dec-17 07:36
Already posted 434 drrayeye 18-Dec-17 08:50
Re: Already posted 449 Vanya 18-Dec-17 10:09
Re: The Pentagon's UFO Program 466 Aine 18-Dec-17 15:54
Re: The Pentagon's UFO Program 388 Vanya 19-Dec-17 07:03
This today 457 Poster Boy 20-Dec-17 00:58
Re: This today 482 Aine 20-Dec-17 01:03
Re: This today 397 Aine 20-Dec-17 18:40
High hopes! 380 greengirl5 20-Dec-17 22:11
Re: High hopes! 370 Aine 21-Dec-17 01:11
Zimbabwae UFO case 413 Archaic 21-Dec-17 01:26
Re: Zimbabwae UFO case 394 Aine 21-Dec-17 01:31
Re: Zimbabwae UFO case 411 Archaic 21-Dec-17 01:41
Re: Zimbabwae UFO case 413 Aine 21-Dec-17 02:02
Re: Zimbabwae UFO case 357 Archaic 21-Dec-17 02:13
Could this be it? 403 greengirl5 21-Dec-17 03:18
Re: Could this be it? 364 Archaic 21-Dec-17 04:18
And the one I could/did find... 402 Racho 21-Dec-17 05:34
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Re: This today 372 Aine 21-Dec-17 01:39
Re: This today 407 Archaic 21-Dec-17 01:52
Re: This today 369 Aine 21-Dec-17 01:57
Re: This today 365 Archaic 21-Dec-17 02:00
very limited consideration imv 376 Racho 21-Dec-17 01:34
Re: very limited consideration imv 397 Aine 21-Dec-17 01:37
try to envision 366 Racho 21-Dec-17 01:47
Re: try to envision 382 Aine 21-Dec-17 01:50
Re: try to envision 355 Nolondil 21-Dec-17 02:23
Re: try to envision 388 Archaic 21-Dec-17 04:24
Re: try to envision 371 Racho 21-Dec-17 06:19
Re: try to envision 367 Aine 21-Dec-17 14:53
Re: try to envision 432 Aine 21-Dec-17 17:47
Re: This today 378 Aine 21-Dec-17 01:34
Other angles 505 Reagent 21-Dec-17 07:50
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Re: This today 404 Aine 22-Dec-17 20:39
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Re: This today 346 Aine 22-Dec-17 23:37
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Re: The Pentagon's UFO Program 399 Aine 21-Dec-17 01:54
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Re: The Pentagon's UFO Program 377 Aine 21-Dec-17 14:51
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Re: You don't see the difference? 532 Aine 02-Jan-18 18:49
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Re: US MSM UFO Disclosure - What is the Real Agenda? 167 Lee McGiffen 03-Jun-19 02:16
Re: US MSM UFO Disclosure - What is the Real Agenda? 176 Race Jackson 03-Jun-19 18:44
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