Freeman Dyson Proposes “Noah’s Ark Eggs” to Seed Life Throughout the Universe

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Freeman Dyson Proposes “Noah’s Ark Eggs” to Seed Life Throughout the Universe
94-year-old mathematician and theoretical physicist Freeman Dyson is the mind behind many groundbreaking mathematical concepts and theoretical technologies related to harnessing the potential of outer space. Dyson proposed the Dyson tree, a genetically-engineered plant capable of growing inside a comet, producing a breathable atmosphere and allowing humanity to transform comets into natural space stations. Dyson […]
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Messages received from aliens could ruin life on Earth, scientists warn

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Messages received from aliens could ruin life on Earth, scientists warn
Messages sent by aliens from space could destroy life as we know it on Earth if we’re not careful about how we read them, scientists have warned. A new paper explores how we might read and understand a message that came to us from space. And it finds that it would be impossible to know […]
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Extraterrestrial Etiquette: How Should Humanity Interact with Alien Life?

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Extraterrestrial Etiquette: How Should Humanity Interact with Alien Life?
Humanity should start thinking about how to interact with alien species long before coming into contact with extraterrestrial life, experts say. Coming up with a strict set of guidelines that govern the way people on future interstellar space missions study and interact with aliens is imperative before anyone blasts off to a distant world, according to attendees […]
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Breakthrough Listen Launches Groundbreaking New Search for Alien Life

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Breakthrough Listen Launches Groundbreaking New Search for Alien Life
Despite the fact that scientists often dismiss claims that anomalous aerial phenomena on Earth might be alien visitors to our planet, there are currently many ongoing scientific initiatives to seek out alien life in our own galaxy. It’s like many skeptics perform odd mental gymnastics to dismiss UFO research but favor programs like SETI and […]
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Extraterrestrial Life Could Be Thriving In The Clouds Of Planet Venus

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Extraterrestrial Life Could Be Thriving In The Clouds Of Planet Venus
As scientists continue with their hunt for extraterrestrial life, a new paper published in the journal Astrobiology proposes that alien microbial life could be present in the atmosphere of planet Venus. The Potentially Habitable Clouds Of Venus The idea that the clouds of Venus are potentially habitable was proposed decades ago by biophysicist Harold Morowitz and astronomer Carl […]
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How Would We Know If Intelligent Life Existed on Earth Before Humans?

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How Would We Know If Intelligent Life Existed on Earth Before Humans?
Reptilian menaces called Silurians evolved on Earth before humankind — at least in the “Doctor Who” rendition of the universe. But science fiction aside, how would we know if some advanced civilization existed on our home planet millions of years before brainy humans showed up? This is a serious question, and serious scientists are speculating […]
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Discovery of alien life might not bring the response you’d expect

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Discovery of alien life might not bring the response you’d expect
“War of the Worlds. “Independence Day.” “Pacific Rim.” Hollywood is no stranger to tales of space aliens, and most seem to culminate in an epic fight to save the human race. But let’s say we discover space aliens not on Main Street but on some distant planet. Will we panic — or heave a global ho-hum? A […]
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