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Finding Aliens

Finding Aliens[1]

While SETI has been around since 1960, it has yet to turn up any conclusive proof of intelligent life. The Wow! Signal, pictured at left, is one of the more mysterious signals received, but it has never repeated or been conclusively identified. 866 more words

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Arecibo Radio Telescope Damaged by Hurricane Maria

Arecibo Radio Telescope Damaged by Hurricane Maria[1]

Until it was surpassed recently by a similar instrument in China, the Arecibo radio telescope in Puerto Rico, completed in 1963, was the world’s single largest. 495 more words

Telescopes

Creationism vs. Science a la Dan Brown’s Book

Creationism vs. Science a la Dan Brown’s Book[1]

Dan Brown has thrown off the doldrums of Inferno with a brisk new book that pits creationism against science, and is liable to stir up as much controversy as… 1,080 more words

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The Martian

Earthworms Can Reproduce In Simulated Mars Soil

“Two young worms are the first offspring in a Mars soil experiment at Wageningen University & Research. Biologist Wieger Wamelink found them in a Mars soil simulant that he obtained from NASA. 419 more words

Space Exploration

Save Our Planet

The weather this year has been the worst in history, and I am afraid we are heading for more of the same next year. The number of hurricanes to hit the the south of the United States and the Caribbean islands has been the worst on record. 330 more words

Britain

Drake Equation

What is the Drake Equation?[1]

The Drake Equation, a mathematical formula for the probability of finding life or advanced civilizations in the universe. Credit: University of Rochester… 1,718 more words

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Meaning of Life in the Universe

Meaning of Life in the Universe[1]

What is the meaning of life? It is perhaps the oldest philosophical question; At the end of a hysterical movie, the Monty Python gang told us it’s, “Try and be nice to people, avoid eating fat, read a good book now and then, get some walking in, and try to live together in peace and harmony with people of all creeds and nations.” 284 more words

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