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Is there life out there?

The universe is so vast, that statistically, there is a high percentage chance that there might be life out there (somewhere).

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Article scientificamerican.com

A New Recipe for Hunting Alien Life - Scientific American - Scientific American


Latest news and features on science issues that matter including earth, environment, and space. Get your science news from the most trusted source!

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Article spectrum.ieee.org

Casting a $20 Million Mirror for the World’s Largest Telescope - IEEE Spectrum: Technology, Engineering, and Science News


The glass arcs that will let astronomers peer back millions of years is decades in the making "Building a mirror for any giant telescope is no simple feat. The sheer size of ...

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Article nasa.gov

Steep Slopes on Mars Reveal Structure of Buried Ice - NASA


Researchers using NASA's Mars Reconnaissance Orbiter (MRO) have found eight sites where thick deposits of ice beneath Mars' surface are exposed in faces of eroding slopes.

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Article techcrunch.com

The special data device SpaceX’s Falcon Heavy sent to orbit is just the start | TechCrunch - TechCrunch


A so-called 'Starman,' which is a life-size mannequin wearing a production version of the SpaceX crew spacesuit; a miniature car created by Hot Wheels to..

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Article blog.stephenwolfram.com

Showing Off to the Universe: Beacons for the Afterlife of Our Civilization—Stephen Wolfram Blog


What sign of existence shows the specialness of humans? Stephen Wolfram examines possible beacons to send on a spacecraft to communicate meaning outside of our current cultural ...

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Article theatlantic.com

What Happens If China Makes First Contact? - The Atlantic


The Atlantic, 2017: "As America has turned away from searching for extraterrestrial intelligence, China has built the world’s largest radio dish for precisely that purpose. ...

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Article universal-sci.com

New model predicts that we’re probably the only advanced civilization in the observable universe - Universal-Sci


The Fermi Paradox remains a stumbling block when it comes to the search for extra-terrestrial intelligence (SETI). Named in honor of the famed physicist Enrico Fermi who first...

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Article theoutline.com

Belief in aliens could be America’s next religion | The Outline - The Outline


‘American Cosmic’ explores how the once-fringe phenomenon has taken root among the powerful.

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Article economist.com

Is there anybody out there? - The search for extraterrestrial intelligence moves up a gear - The Economist


And we might even get answers soon

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