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Feb 11, 2014 11:51 AM ET // Mike Wall,
The first detection of intelligent extraterrestrial life will likely come within the next quarter-century
Oct 16, 2013 06:24 PM ET // Ray Villard
How might we detect the presence of an alien transmitter snooping on us in our solar system? Continue reading →
Oct 14, 2013 11:54 AM ET // Amy Shira Teitel
Lee Billing' new book captures the excitement and humanity behind the search for exoplanets. Continue reading →
Oct 1, 2013 12:08 PM ET // Ray Villard
As sun-like stars age, they will force the habitable zone outward, cooking previously life-giving orbits, like Earth's -- ancient red dwarf stars, however, remain stable for much longer, perhaps nurturing vastly more intelligent life. Continue reading →
Aug 22, 2013 02:07 AM ET // Ian O'Neill
If we become an interstellar race, what should we do if we run into extraterrestrial life? Continue reading →
Jul 14, 2013 04:31 PM ET // Ray Villard
Computer simulations predict that a fleet of interstellar probes could explore the entire Milky Way galaxy within a fraction of the present age of Earth. Continue reading →
Jul 5, 2013 01:54 PM ET // Ian O'Neill
The UK SETI Research Network (UKSRN) is eying government funds to create a large-scale effort to seek out intelligent signals from deep space. Continue reading →
Jun 25, 2013 12:52 PM ET // Ray Villard
Would a sufficiently advanced alien civilization want to steer their star through the galaxy? If so, their "stellar engine" may be detectable in Kepler data. Continue reading →
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