Big Picture Science – Anthropocene and Heard: Doug Vakoch
by Gary Niederhoff on April 1, 2013
Part 4 of Anthropocene and Heard, featuring Doug Vakoch, director of Interstellar Message Composition at the SETI Institute, on the last few variables in the Drake Equation: intelligent life, civilization, and longevity.
There's plenty of real estate for extraterrestrial life, right? Well, maybe not. An article recently published in the journal Physical Review Letters argues that much of the universe could be off-limits to complex biology ... (read more)
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