James E. McDonald

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James Edward McDonald (May 7, 1920 – June 13, 1971) was an American physicist. He is best known for his research regarding UFOs. McDonald was a senior physicist at the Institute for Atmospheric Physics and a professor of meteorology at the University of Arizona in Tucson.

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James E. McDonald
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Born(1920-05-07)May 7, 1920
DiedJune 13, 1971(1971-06-13) (aged 51)
Tucson, Arizona, US
EducationPhD. Iowa State University
Occupation(s)Physicist
Ufologist
Organization(s)Institute for Atmospheric Physics,
American Association for the Advancement of Science,
American Meteorological Society,
NICAP, APRO
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During the 1960s McDonald campaigned in support of expanding UFO studies, and promoted the extraterrestrial hypothesis as a plausible explanation of UFO phenomena.[1][2]

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