Investigation Team

Investigation Team

Robert M. Wood
Robert M. Wood, Ph.D.
With a Bachelor of Science in Aeronautical Engineering from Colorado and a Ph.D. in physics from Cornell, a 43-year career at McDonnell Douglas managing research and development projects and over thirty years of investigation into UFOs, Dr. Wood is uniquely qualified to provide credible analysis about the nature of the UFO reality. He began reconstructing the (MAJIC) Special Operations Manual in 1995.


Ryan S. Wood   E-mail:
With Bachelors of Science in Mathematics and Computer Science from Cal Poly, a 20-year interest in UFOs — especially documents — and excellent high tech business skills, Mr. Wood has an excellent record of entrepreneurship, marketing, and public relations. Met Stan Friedman in 1969. Archival research expertise today.


Nick Redfern
Nick Redfern was born in 1964 and is the author of three best-selling books on the UFO subject: (a) A Covert Agenda: The British Government’s UFO Top Secrets Exposed (Simon & Schuster, 1997); (b) The FBI Files: The FBI’s UFO Top Secrets Exposed (Simon & Schuster, 1998) and (c) Cosmic Crashes: The Incredible Story Of The UFOs That Fell To Earth (Simon & Schuster, 1999). His books were serialized in the British Sunday newspaper, The People.


Stanton T. Friedman
Stanton T. Friedman
Stanton Friedman received his Masters degree in Physics from the University of Chicago, and has the distinction of being the longest full-time lecturer and researcher in ufology. He is an expert on the 1952 Eisenhower Briefing Document, the first civilian investigator of the Roswell Incident, has given over 700 lectures about UFOs in 15 countries, and been to 19 archives.


Timothy S. Cooper
As the unwitting focus of much of the investigation into the Majestic documents, Mr. Cooper quietly began his investigation into CIA and NSA UFO activities in 1988 through FOIA requests, he has received private investigator training and served his country during Vietnam in both the Navy and the Marine Corps. He currently works in security.


Jim Clarkson
Mr. Jim Clarkson
UFO researcher and State Section Director for the Seattle-area Mutual UFO Network, with a 20-year career as a detective in Washington State. Mr. Clarkson and his wife have specialized in investigating the story of June Crain, a former Air Force secretary who, before she died, revealed UFO-related secrets she had typed or overheard during the course of her work at Wright-Patterson AFB. See the Witnesses section to read her story.