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Strange Signals from 234 Stars

In 2016 Ermanno Borra and Eric Trottier, astronomers from the Laval University in Canada, announced that they had found 234 extra-terrestrial civilizations and that they might be “beaming” a coordinated light signal towards earth.   641 more words

Alien

Frank Drake

Thought Process:
So I honestly believe basic cards still have their place in the game. A simple 2 recruit works for Frank without duplicating Hannibal King… 100 more words

Expansion: Rise Of The Midnight Sons

Life in our galaxy?

With the recent discovery of three planets orbiting the red dwarf star Trappist-1 which have a similar size, mass and average surface temperature as the Earth, there has been considerable speculation as to whether one or more of these planets supports life. 1,464 more words

Astronomy

We are alone in the universe

SETI (Search for Extraterrestrial Intelligence), now a private funded company, is pointing its antennas to the sky for half a century, but so far the only excited moment (on Aug. 665 more words

Life

Drake Equation and Astrobiology

The Drake equation is one of those rare mathematical beasts that has leaked into the public consciousness. It estimates the number of extraterrestrial civilisations that we might be able to detect today or in the near future.  169 more words

Mathematics

A Christmas present from The Science Geek

Now that we are into December, Christmas is almost upon us. So, as I did last year, I’d like to give my readers an early Christmas present, by letting you download my short e-books for free during the first five days of December! 467 more words

Astronomy

How do lawyers search for life in outer space, by Mihai-Claudiu Dragomirescu

Are we alone in the Universe ? This question has been obsessively asked since the dawn of modern astronomy. One might venture to say that the issue transcends science, and has in fact preoccupied the minds of philosophers and religious thinkers of ancient and medieval times [1]. 2,009 more words

Space Law