C U F O R N Crescat scientia vita excolatur (Where knowledge increases, life is enobled) D
C U F O R N
Crescat scientia vita excolatur
(Where knowledge increases, life is enobled)
~~~~~~~~~~ -Joseph Muskat
The Canadian UFO Research Network (CUFORN) is a nonprofit
organization incorporated in Ontario in December, 1977, with its
headquarters in Willodale, which is part of Toronto. Co-directors
Joe Muskat, Larry Fenwick and Harry Tokarz have amongst them more
than 70 years of UFO research.
CUFORN has newspaper clipping service access, photo,
magazine and report files, the use of polygraph and psychological
stress evaluation devices and other equipment for use in its
investigations. We try to provide technical and scientific
consultants for every phase of research and investigation. We have
a list of recommended books and magazines available at a cost of
only $1.00 . A one-year membership is yours for only $19.00 (Can.),
and is payable to CUFORN, Inc. by a cheque or money order.
Our Hot-Line telephone number is ** 416-787-1935 **. Calls
are taken at any time except between 11pm and 7am., EST. CUFORN's
mailing address is listed below.
We train and appoint field investigators, and have
available a series of comphrehensive Sighting Report Forms for use
by our members. Meetings are held only when something of major
significance is reported. We have affiliations with other groups
in Canada and around the world.
CUFORN's aims are: to receive reports, check to see if any
mundane causes explain the reported sighting; send out field
investigators on close encounter, landing and abduction reports;
have soil and plant analysis done; interview observers; draw
conclusions, if possible, in final reports on cases; send these to
other UFO groups; and adhere to our code of ethics, while
maintaining a healthy skepticism and adherence to the scientific
All reputable UFO groups and independent researchers are
invited to join CUFORN or arrange affiliation. Members get the
latest news on investigations and other news in the form of the
CUFORN Bulletin every two months.
Write or phone us to get a membership form. When we approve
your application and receive your membership fee, we will send you
a membership card and put you on the Bulletin mailing list.
Sighting report forms will be sent to those who ask for them. All
completed forms must be sent to CUFORN headquarters immediately
after completion of an investigation.
Membership qualifications are as follows: A minimum of five
years of intensive UFO research including the reading of at least
five books on the subject, OR ONE of the following: A university
or college degree; experience or training in any one of these:
insurance investigator, media reporter, astronomy, aeronautics,
computer technology, electronics, photography, art, law
enforcement, or public relations.
U.S. and foreign membership fee is $21.00 per year in
Canadian U.F.O. Research Network
P.O. Box 15, Station "A"
Willodale, Ontario, Canada
President: Joseph Muskat
Corresponding Secretary: Lawrence J. Fenwick, B.A. (Journalism)
Treasurer: Harry Tokarz
Physics: David Harrison, Ph.D.
George Hathaway, Ph.D., P. Eng.
Eric R. Smith, B.Sc.
Stanton T. Friedman, B.Sc. M.Sc.
Astronomy: Rick Ivanoff
Terrence Dickinson, B.Sc. M.Sc.
Bruce D. Powell
Aeronautics: Bruce D. Powell
Eric R. Smith, B.Sc.
Linguistics: P.M.H. Maximilian Edwards, Ph.D.
Computer Technology: Victor Lourenco
Willy Smith, B.Sc.
Regressive Hypnosis: David Gotlib, M.D.
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