The UFO Anomolies Zone is hosted by internationally recognized UFO and Bigfoot researcher Stan Gordon from Greensburg, Pennsylvania.

Ann Devlin and Stan Gordon on the set of the"Night Talk" TV Show on PCNC-TV in Pittsburgh, PA
Biographical Overview

Born October 30, 1949 in Pittsburgh, Stan Gordon was trained as an electronics technician who has specialized in the area of radio communications. He has worked for over twenty five years in the advanced consumer electronics sales field. Stan's interest in UFO's and other unusual happenings began at age 10.

Since 1965, Stan has been conducting on-scene investigations of mysterious encounters in Pennsylvania. He has been involved with the examination of thousands of UFO and other strange reports from across the Keystone State. During the late 1960's, Stan acted as a telephone report sighting co-ordinator for the UFO Research Institute of Pittsburgh. Stan has been internationally recognized as an authority on the subject of the UFO and Bigfoot phenomena. He gained prominence from his first hand investigation into the well remembered 1973 Bigfoot/UFO series of sightings and encounters which occurred in Pennsylvania. This outbreak brought worldwide attention to the subject, and was a major news story in the media for several weeks.

Stan was the Founder and Director of the Pennsylvania Association for the Study of the Unexplained. He organized PASU in 1981 to serve as a statewide clearinghouse for these reports. PASU was an all volunteer research unit which ceased operation in November of 1993. Stan had previously founded the Westmoreland County UFO Study Group in 1970, which was expanded to the Pennsylvania Center for UFO Research in 1975. Stan was also the Pennsylvania State Director of the Mutual UFO Network for many years. MUFON is the largest international UFO research organization now based in Denver, Colorado. Stan was the first recipient (1978) of the annual MUFON "Meritorious Achievement in A UFO Investigation Award."

Stan has conducted an adult education course on the subject of UFO's at the Westmoreland County Community College. In addition, he has presented numerous lectures on these subjects to professional and civic organizations and he has received many requests from schools, colleges, and organizations both locally and nationally for similar presentations. Stan has been listed in the Directory of Experts, Authorities, and Spokespersons, formerly called the Talk Show Guest Directory. He is also listed in The International Who's Who in UFOlogy Directory.

Stan has been featured in dozens of news stories about his investigations. He was featured in an April 29, 1982 Associated Press national news story. Over the years both the AP and UPI news services have carried news items on cases that Stan has investigated. Stan was featured as the cover story of Pittsburgh Renaissance Magazine in March of 1974. Numerous other magazines and publications have done feature items, or have recognized Stan for his research efforts. Included among these are the Pittsburgh Press Roto Magazine, The Greensburg Tribune-Review FOCUS, The Philadelphia Inquirer, Sports Illustrated, The National Enquirer, The National Observer, and The Globe.

Stan is also quite often invited to appear on radio and TV talk shows as a featured guest. Among the dozens of stations he has appeared on are KDKA radio and TV in Pittsburgh, WBAL Radio in Baltimore, Maryland, WFAR in Dallas, Texas, WIND in Chicago, Illinois, KFRC, San Francisco, California, and WBZ, Boston, Massachusetts.

Stan has also appeared on programs such as UFO's Tonite, hosted by Don Ecker, and 21st Century Radio, with Dr. Bob Hieronimus. He has also been featured on numerous radio and TV news shows including : KDKA, WPXI, WTAE, and KQV in Pittsburgh. He has also been featured on some syndicated TV shows such as Evening Magazine for CBS, and PM Magazine for NBC. In 1982, Hollywood television producer Alan Neuman who has done such shows as Kraft Theater, The Academy Awards, and Meet the Press, came to Greensburg to film Stan for a proposed series on the Unexplained to be filmed worldwide.

Stan has written numerous articles on the unexplained covering topics from UFO's to black panthers seen in Pennsylvania. Most of these articles have been in publications devoted to this study. Dozens of articles which Stan has written, have appeared in such publications as SKYLOOK, The MUFON UFO Journal, Pursuit, and the GATE.

Stan has been recognized for his paper published in the 1974 MUFON UFO Symposium Proceedings titled "UFO's in Relation to Creature Sightings in Pennsylvania." This paper has been quoted extensively by other
researchers worldwide. Many books have given Stan credit for his research. Among these are: Creatures of the Outer Edge,by Clark and Coleman; UFO Dynamics, by Dr. Berthold E. Schwarz; The Bigfoot Casebook, and Alien Animals, by Bord; Bigfoot, by Slate and Berry; and Bigfoot On the East Coast by Rick Berry.

Stan was the Editor of the PASU Data Exchange, a newsletter covering current cases of phenomena being investigated in Pennsylvania. The newsletter was basically an exchange publication, and for keeping researchers, the news media, and law enforcement agencies aware of current activity. Stan is a regular feature columnist for The GATE, a magazine covering many types of strange occurrences, published quarterly. For information on the GATE, write: Beth Robbins, Editor, P.O. Box 43158, Richmond Heights, Ohio 44143.

Research Updates

Since November of 1993, Stan remains active in this field as an independent researcher and investigator, and as time permits. Stan also continues to investigate information concerning the controversial UFO crash/retrieval case which occurred on December 9, 1965 near Kecksburg in Pennsylvania. Stan has been the primary investigator of the event for many years.


Stan has appeared on Inside Edition, and A Current Affair, and has been invited on other TV talk shows as well.

In 1989 Stan was visited by a TV crew from NIPPON TV of Tokyo, Japan, who interviewed various witnesses about UFO encounters in Pennsylvania. He also was featured in other TV specials including Prime Time on PBS. He also appeared on Sightings for the FOX network.

Stan was featured in NBC's Unsolved Mysteries Season Premiere on September 19, 1990 concerning the Kecksburg incident. The program was rerun on February 27, 1991, and many times since then. Evening Magazine, Westinghouse Group W Broadcasting for CBS produced a special report on the Kecksburg crash also in 1990. Time Life's book series, Mysteries of the Unknown featured the Kecksburg incident of 1965 in its edition Alien Encounters, published in August 1992.

When a major UFO or other Unexplained phenomena event occurs in Pennsylvania, quite often it is Stan Gordon that the media looks to for an answer. Many of the UFO reports which Stan receives is quite often a
referral from a news media, law enforcement, or a state or federal agency source. Stan continues to be the subject of many news items and publications. He was featured in Pittsburgh Press Sunday Magazine,
Pittsburgh Magazine and a two-part series in the Scene Magazine. In March 1992, news of his research was carried on the AP news wire. In March of 1993, he assisted Paramount Pictures with the promotion of
their new movie "Fire in the Sky" when it was previewed in Pittsburgh.

Publication References

Some publications, articles and media events which refer to Stan's work are included in the following list as well as the yearly summaries.

  • UFO's in the 1980's, The UFO Encyclopedia, Volume 1, by Jerome Clark.
  • UFO Crash/Retrievals: The Inner Sanctum, Status Report VI, by the late
    Leonard Stringfield, July 1991.
  • UFO Crash/Retrievals: Search For Proof In A Hall Of Mirrors, Status
    Report VII, by the late Leonard Stringfield, February 1994.
  • UFO's, MJ-12 and the Government, by Cameron and Crain.
  • Don't Look Up Now, by Danny B. Gordon and Paul Dellinger.
  • True Tales of the Unknown, Volumes I and II, edited by Sharon Jarvis,
    Bantam Books.
  • UFO Crash at Roswell, Randle and Schmitt, Avon Books.
  • The UFO Report, edited by Timothy Good, Avon Books.
  • Alien Update, edited by Timothy Good, Avon Books, 1995.
  • A History of UFO Crashes, by Kevin D. Randle, published by Avon Books, 1995.
  • UFO Retrievals, The Recovery of Alien Spacecraft, by Jenny Randles,
    published by Blandford Books, 1995.
  • The Kecksburg UFO Mystery, by G.J. Krupey, published by Steamshovel
    Press, 1995.
  • Still Searching After All These Years, by Stan Gordon,
    Southwestern Pennsylvania SCENE Magazine, January-February, 1996.
  • 1992-Stan conducted a public seminar on the subject of UFO's for the
    Western PA Chapter 99's, The International Organization of Women Pilots.
  • October - 1992 - Sightings TV Show (FOX) Kecksburg UFO Case.
  • May 1993-WWCP-TV (FOX) Johnstown, Pa. 3-night news series on the
    Kecksburg Incident.
  • January 1994-Published first edition of The Anomalies Zone Newsletter.
  • August 1994-WWCP-TV (FOX) Johnstown, Pa.-2 night news series on UFO's.
  • October 1995-Live TV talk show from my home via WPXI TV, seen on
    Pittsburgh Cable Network.
  • 1995-Interviewed for TV UFO series by Sun International Pictures.
  • 1996-Interview for Channel 3, Greensburg, Pa. Middle School, Close
    Circuit System.
  • There were various additional interviews from 1995 into 1998.
1998 Media Highlights
  • 21st Century Radio's Hieronimus and Co. , The Art Bell Radio Show
  • Dreamland with Linda M. Howe, Sightings on Radio with Jeff Rense, PCNC
  • Pittsburgh Talking TV Show, Paranet Radio, KDKA Radio,The Lynn Cullen
    TV Show,The Pittsburgh Post-Gazette, Guest writer for the 1998-1999
    Greensburg, PA Tribune-Review Discover reference guide. In Pittsburgh
    cover story.
1999 Media Highlights
  • SCIZONE Radio Show-Bill Boshears-WLW-Ohio
  • Cosmic Connections UFO Talk Live-WPLR-Hamden, CT.
  • Strange Daze Radio Show-Don Ecker
  • FATE Magazine story (July) "East of Roswell" by Patty A. Wilson
  • Notiziario UFO (Italian Magazine) March issue "Incident At Kecksburg."
  • The Unopened Files Magazine, Spring, 1999 issue (England)
  • Winner of the 1998 EBE film award for "Kecksburg The Untold Story" in the category of "Best Historical UFO Documentary" by the 8th Annual International UFO Congress in February of 1999.
  • Guest lecturer at Borders Books, Monroeville, PA on October 12, 1999.
2000 Media Highlights
  • Guest on KDKA radio
  • John Signa Show (Pittsburgh, PA) , 21st Century Radio (Md.)
  • KMOX radio (St. Louis, Mo.)
  • PCNC-TV Night Talk (Pittsburgh, PA.)
  • TV news coverage of Westmoreland Mall UFO Display on Fox-53 and WTAE-TV4 in Pittsburgh, PA.
  • Feature speaker at the MUFON 2000 International UFO Symposium in St. Louis, Mo. with published paper in symposium proceedings.
  • Philadelphia Inquirer Magazine "The Other Roswell" by Ralph Vigoda. " UFO's and the National Security State" by Richard M. Dolan.
2001 Media Highlights
  • Lecture for HUFON, Houston, Texas
  • Art Bell Group, Akron, Ohio
  • Chestnut Ridge Historical Society
  • Roswell International Museum, N.M.
  • PAX TV series Encounters With The Unexplained.
  • Fred Honsberger TV show, Pittsburgh,PA.
2002 Media Highlights
  • Aztec, N.M., 2002 UFO Symposium, PA.
  • Paranormal Conference, Marietta, PA,
  • Article in the CRYPTO-Hominology Special #2 publication.
  • Interview for Japanese TV
  • Columnist for new Paranormal Pennsylvania & Beyond magazine.
2003 Media Highlights
  • Guest on Strange Days Indeed on CFRB radio in Canada
  • Atlantis Rising Radio with Hilly Rose
  • Coast To Coast with George Noory
  • Jeff Rense and Jerry Pippin radio show
  • Night Talk/ PCNC-TV Pittsburgh
  • Other radio and tv shows.
  • Some speaking engagements included the: 2nd Annual Paranormal Conference in Gettysburg, PA.,
  • 15th Annual Bigfoot Conference in Newcomerstown, Ohio,
  • 5th Annual Bay Area UFO Expo (CA)
  • First UFO Crash Retrieval Conference (Las Vegas, NV.)
  • Columnist for Curb Magazine of Westmoreland County, PA,
  • Appearance on the SCI-FI Channel TV documentaries: The New Roswell: Kecksburg Exposed and The
    Kecksburg UFO: New Evidence.
  • Awarded the "Lifetime Achievement Award" by the PA Bigfoot Society.
  • Numerous newspaper and magazine interviews.
2004 Media Highlights
  • Jim Hickman radio show
  • Speaker at the 13th Annual International UFO Congress Convention and Film Festival (Laughlin, NV.)
  • 3rd Annual PA Paranormal Conference (Gettysburg, PA.)
  • PCNC-TV(Pittsburgh)
  • Speaker for Senior Summer School held at Pitt campus, Greensburg, PA.,
  • Keynote Speaker at the first World UFO and Paranormal Expo in Denver, Colorado.
2005 Media Highlights
  • Speaker for CMU Summit in Pittsburgh
  • Speaker at the 4th Annual PA Paranormal Conference in Gettysburg, PA.
  • Various radio and TV shows including The Fred Honsberger Radio Show on KDKA in Pittsburgh, PA,
  • PCNC-TV Night Talk Show
  • The Discovery Channel: "Unsolved History: Beyond Area 51"
  • The History Channel: "Conspiracy: Kecksburg UFO"
Video Release

In 1998 Gordon released a 92 minute video documentary on the Kecksburg case which he produced, called Kecksburg The Untold Story. The video can be ordered by sending a check or money order for $24.95+$3.95 Shipping and handling (PA residents add 6% sales tax,( 7% if shipped to Allegheny or Philadelphia County.) To Stan Gordon Productions, P.O. Box 936, Greensburg, PA 15601. The documentary has received good press and reviews. Order online at:www.stangordon.com.

Stan Gordon's "UFO Anomalies Zone" Website can be found at: http://www.stangordon.com/. Search the Internet for numerous articles and reports that pertain to Gordon's research. Stan Gordon is available for lectures on the Kecksburg UFO Crash incident, as well as the UFO and Bigfoot subject, and sightings of mysterious creatures in Pennsylvania, which he has investigated for many years. For Lecture information call 724-838-7768.

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