One Organization Manages to Scientifically Catalog UFO Sightings Data
Monday, January 23rd, 2017 at 9 pm EST, EPIC Voyages Radio’s resident Medical Doctor, Dr. Joseph Burkes M.D., invites MUFON International Director Jan Harzan to outline his vision on the organization’s role in handling UFO sightings reported by concerned witnesses across the global.
Jan Harzan is the Executive Director of the Mutual UFO Network. Jan has been a MUFON member for decades and has been involved with the administration of the organization at the national level for many years. His interest in UFOs began with an extraordinary sighting he had as a child. This sighting also influenced his career path.
Jan has a degree in Nuclear Engineering from UCLA and worked as a Project Engineer executive for IBM for 30 years.
What or who is MUFON?
The Mutual UFO Network (MUFON) is an American-based non-profit organization that investigates cases of alleged UFO sightings. It is one of the oldest and largest civilian UFO-investigative organizations in the United States. MUFON claims 3,000 members worldwide with chapters in every US state. The group maintains a number of investigators, who undergo training administered by MUFON. The organization has been criticized for its focus on pseudoscience, and critics say its investigators fail to practice scientific method. – wikipedia.com
What do they do?
The stated mission of MUFON is the study of UFOs for the benefit of humanity through investigations, research and education. Along with the J. Allen Hynek Center for UFO Studies (CUFOS) and the Fund for UFO Research (FUFOR), MUFON is part of the UFO Research Coalition, a collaborative effort by the three main UFO investigative organizations in the US whose goal is to share personnel and other research resources, and to fund and promote the scientific study of the UFO phenomenon. – wikipedia.com