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Scientific Reasons Why We SHOULD NOT Try to Message Extraterrestrials

If aliens exist, should we try sending them a message? Maybe not.

An artist’s conception of an alien invasion over a city on Earth. Although this is extremely unlikely to occur, there are other reasons why we should not be messaging extraterrestrials. This article will break down the scientific details of why. Source: sdecoret, via Shutterstock.

The year is 2122. SETI, also known as the Search for Extraterrestrial Intelligence, has established itself as a mature subfield of astronomy. The field focuses on using radio telescopes to scan the Cosmos for radio signals from…

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Jimmy Ng, Ph. D

Jimmy Ng, Ph. D

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I write about science, technology, and science fiction; 3x top writer (science, space, future); semiconductor engineer by day