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The Latest NIDS Research

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April 2004 Sighting Report

May 12, 2004

Black Triangle Sighting Report, August 2002

May 5, 2004

A Cautionary Tale. DNA Analysis of Alleged Extraterrestrial Biological Material: Anatomy of a Molecular Forensic Investigation

September 22, 2003

Preliminary Acoustic Analysis of Unusual Large Animal Vocalizations Recorded on April 20, 2003 in Snohomish County, Washington

August 19, 2003

Two NIDS "Day After" Surveys on Response of the Public to Extraterrestrials: Comparison of a Nationwide Roper Poll with an Online Survey that Asked Identical Questions
Survey Results

National Institute for Discovery Science, May 1, 2003

Triangular UFO Sightings and Air Force Air Mobility Command Bases

National Institute for Discovery Science, November 18, 2002

Hypothesis: The Illinois Flying Triangle is A Department of Defense, Not An ET Craft (126k)

National Institute for Discovery Science, July 23, 2002

Preliminary Investigation into the Alleged Fatal Shooting of a Non-Human Entity at Fort Dix/McGuire Air Force Base on January 18, 1978

National Institute for Discovery Science, July 22, 2002

Report on Unusual Animal Injuries in Cache County, Utah (900k)

National Institute for Discovery Science, July 16, 2002

Investigation of an Animal Mutilation Report in Cache County, Utah (2 MB)

National Institute for Discovery Science, July 11, 2002

Report on an Ice Circle in NE Utah, February 21, 2002 (464k)

National Institute for Discovery Science, July 3, 2002

Addendum to the NIDS Report on a Mutilated Cow in Dupuyer Montana, June 2001 (1.2 MB)

National Institute for Discovery Science, July 2, 2002

Analysis of An Alleged Implant (133k)
Scott Little, Earthtech International, April 25, 2002

Three Reports of Unusual Killing and Mutilation of Calves (3.3 MB)

National Institute for Discovery Science, February 21, 2002

Selected Sighting Reports from the NIDS Database

National Institute for Discovery Science, updated February 15, 2002

Investigation of a Report of Animal Mutilation in Dupuyer, Montana on June 27, 2001 (3.6 MB)

National Institute for Discovery Science, January 3, 2002

New Jersey UFO Sighting Report, updated October 11, 2001

1945 Jack LeMonde UFO Photo Analysis

John Alexander, April 19, 2000

Updated August 21, 2001

The Case of the Flying Varistor (802k)

EarthTech International, Inc., Institute for Advanced Studies at Austin and

National Institute for Discovery Science, June 25, 2001

NIDS Becomes Only Official Organization to Receive UFO Reports from the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA)

June 22, 2001

Comparison of Unidentified Triangular or Deltoid Aircraft Location Patterns in Three Independent UFO Databases: NIDS, MUFON and Larry Hatch (638k)

National Institute for Discovery Science, June 18, 2001

The NIDS UFO Database: Classification and Credibility Indices (44k)

National Institute for Discovery Science, April 13, 2001

Low Flying Triangular Objects: A Safety Hazard (336k)

National Institute for Discovery Science, April 5, 2001

Summary Report on A Wave of UFO/Helicopters and Animal Mutilations in Cascade County, Montana 1974-1977 (565k)

February 12, 2001

Illinois UFO Sighting Report, updated December 26, 2000

Statistical Summary of UFO Cases Received by NIDS, updated September 27, 2000

Research at the National Institute for Discovery Science (87k)

Talk presented by Colm A. Kelleher, Ph.D., NIDS Administrator, to the International MUFON Symposium in St. Louis on July 15, 2000

Investigation of A Cattle Mutilation In Which The Animal Survived (694k)

G. E. Onet, June 22, 2000

Microscopic Changes In Bovine Tissues Exposed To Microwave Radiation, High Heat, and Cauterization (1.8 MB)

G. E. Onet, C. Kelleher, May 9, 2000

Unexplained Death of 12 Calves in Oregon - March 2000 (246k)

G. E. Onet, April 25, 2000

Should there be a new Congressional Hearing on UFOs?

Take the NIDS Congressional Hearing Survey

Congressional Hearing Survey Results

Because this is a non-controlled, internet-based survey, results are unscientific, but are a useful measure of public opinion. Total responses as of 3/1/00: 1035

Port Washington, Wisconsin UFO Sighting Illustrations

February 15, 2000

April 1999 UFO Sighting Report

January 31, 2000

Histological Changes in Bovine Skin Exposed to Natural Environmental Conditions

December 15, 1999

Preliminary Report: Investigation of UFO Sightings near Gallup, New Mexico

November 3, 1999

Public Information Report on a Deformed Calf in Los Brasos, New Mexico

October 22, 1999

Final Report: Investigation of the Unexplained Death of a Cow in N.E. Utah on October 16, 1998

C. Kelleher, G. Onet & E. Davis, June 1999

Roper Poll Survey: "The Day After Contact"

How Would Humans React If E.T. Landed? Roper Poll Results, June 7, 1999

Take the NIDS Online "Day After Contact" Survey

NIDS Online Results Updated, October 28, 1999

Unusual Personal Experiences 1991 and 1998 Roper Surveys

The Alexander UFO Religious Crisis Survey

The Impact of UFOs and their Occupants on Religion

Analysis of Anomalous Metal Samples

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