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Search for ET Centers Around Newly-discovered Earth-like Planets

Posted May 4th, 2012 at 10:45 pm (UTC+0)
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The recent discovery of Earth-like planets has changed the way scientists look for life on other planets, according to the scientist who inspired Jodie Foster’s character in  “Contact,” a 1997 film about the search for extra-terrestrial intelligence. Astronomer Dr. Jill Tarter, director of the SETI Institute’s Center for SETI Research in California, has devoted her […]