Science Fiction Realities
Constant Wonder - Radio Archive, Episode 563
- Jul 14, 2020 8:00 am
- 51:59 mins
Why Don’t We See Aliens? Guest: Keith Cooper, author, "The Contact Paradox: Challenging Our Assumptions in the Search for Extraterrestrial Intelligence" Are we alone in the universe? What assumptions do we make in our search for extraterrestrial life? Would contact be a good thing for our planet, and theirs? Moving the Earth Guest: Matt Caplan, Assistant Professor, Physics, Illinois State University A stellar engine is a theoretical machine that could move the earth out of harm's way in the face of imminent planetary destruction. Could we build one if we needed to?