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ET, the Deafening Silence
Benjamin T. Solomon
Member, Nuclear and Future Flight Propulsion Technical Committ...
We choose to search for extraterrestrial life and intelligence because as Americans, we are free, permissive, non-conformist, incorrigible, and preoccupied with our choices.
Angry at Mother Earth
Women or men who didn't or don't get along with their mothers are generally enraged, but also spend their lives looking for replacements. That may be one way of describing mankind's relationship with mother earth.
Worming My Way Back to You Babe
Can you imagine a day when wormholes become so commonplace, they're like Interstates? The E-ZPass will truly live up to its name since this toll will be predicated on a chink in time that bypasses the usual limitations of interplanetary travel.
Why Three Is Such an Important Number in Business
Assistant Professor of Clinical Marketing, Marshall School of ...
Good marketing follows certain universal truths. To succeed in an increasingly skeptical and fragmented marketplace, therefore, it behooves marketers to learn and apply these universal truths to marketing their products. One of the most important "truths" is the "power of three."
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WATCH: Astronomers Know Way More About Alien Worlds Than You May Think
Alien Life May Have Arisen WAY Earlier Than We Thought
'Goldilocks Zone' Study Yields Surprising Result
When Did Intelligent Life Emerge in the Universe?
The question become particularly intriguing when we realize that astronomers now estimate that the Milky Way galaxy alone may harbor as many as 4.5 billion Earth-sized planets in the "habitable zones" around their host stars.
Were Space Scientists Wrong About 'Goldilocks' Zone?
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