Hello…Is There Anybody Out There?

24:20 minutes

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Colby Gutierrez-Kraybill/flickr/CC BY 2.0

The SETI (Search for Extraterrestrial Intelligence) Institute’s Jill Tarter has spent decades searching for the signals that would mean we aren’t alone in the cosmos. Tarter discusses the hunt, and what the presence of intelligent life elsewhere might tell us about our own future on Earth.

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Jill Tarter

Jill Tarter is the Bernard M. Oliver Chair for SETI Research at the SETI Institute in Mountain View, California.

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