A new book is out about J. Allen Hynek, a scientist who was involved in the early days of ufology and later consulted on the film Close Encounters of the Third Kind.

An excerpt from The Close Encounters Man is available as well along with quotes from the author in this story from WTTW in Chicago.

Source: How a Controversial Chicago Astronomer Influenced ‘Close Encounters’ | Chicago Tonight | WTTW

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