search for alien life
Only the interactions with politicians and funding agencies is disappointing. The discoveries in the realms of exoplanets
Anyone wishing to join the search for other worlds can start by visiting the Planet Hunters website. “We have to start thinking
The hypothesis that advanced civilizations could be recognized by their waste heat was first put forth by renowned theoretical
“I like this paper. It’s a great concept,” says Sara Seager, a planetary scientist at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology
Humanity should start thinking about how to interact with alien species long before coming into contact with extraterrestrial life, experts say.
Finding out that a more advanced civilization exists somewhere in the universe could be as jarring for humans around the
These extrasolar planets are on the short list of more than 1,200 candidate planets discovered by NASA's Kepler spacecraft