Billy Booth

  • UFO researcher and writer for over 30 years
  • Recognized expert on evaluating UFO photographs and video
  • Contributor to UFO programs on Discovery Channel, A&E, and History
  • Author of UFOs Caught on Film and contributor to several other books about UFOs


Billy (B J) Booth is a former writer for ThoughtCo and contributed work for over nine and a half years. As a UFO researcher and writer for over 30 years, he has led many online UFO groups and is the webmaster of UFO Casebook, one of the largest UFO websites. Billy is called upon to evaluate UFO sightings and has spent many years researching UFO photographs and video film.

Billy has provided comment, video, and photographs for a number of television programs on the Discovery Channel, A&E, and History. He has contributed to several books on the subject of UFOs, including Without Consent: Abduction and Mexico's Roswell, The Chihuahua UFO Crash. He is the author of the book UFOs Caught on Film and is a longtime member of MUFON, the Mutual UFO Network.


Awards and Publications

ThoughtCo and Dotdash

ThoughtCo is a premier reference site focusing on expert-created education content. We are one of the top-10 information sites in the world as rated by comScore, a leading Internet measurement company. Every month, more than 13 million readers seek answers to their questions on ThoughtCo.

For more than 20 years, Dotdash brands have been helping people find answers, solve problems, and get inspired. We are one of the top-20 largest content publishers on the Internet according to comScore, and reach more than 30% of the U.S. population monthly. Our brands collectively have won more than 20 industry awards in the last year alone, and recently Dotdash was named Publisher of the Year by Digiday, a leading industry publication.

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