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Astronomical: Looking For Life Beyond Earth

By: Alan Duffy,Graham Phillips
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  • Summary

  • Are we on the brink of discovering the first ever evidence that aliens exist? Join astronomer Professor Alan Duffy on his search to answer this question, as he speaks to a new generation of alien hunters embarking on the greatest hunt for extraterrestrials that’s ever been undertaken. Thanks to a recent cash injection of $100 million, new technology and initiatives are being developed which could lead the discovery extraterrestrial life in the next few years, putting us within close reach of being able to finally answer the age-old question: is there other intelligent life out there, or are we alone? 

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Episodes
  • Ep 1: Closing in on Extraterrestrials
    May 2 2021

    With the search for ET undergoing a massive leap in recent years, interest in all things Extraterrestrial has never been higher. Could we soon have the answer to that biggest of Big Questions: are we alone? 

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    32 mins
  • Ep 2: Taking UFOs More Seriously
    May 2 2021

    There have been some very credible UFO sightings, and a US physics professor thinks science doesn’t take them seriously enough. Could a more thorough investigation of flying saucer sightings open up a whole new trail in the hunt for Extraterrestrial life? 

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    29 mins
  • Ep 3: Alien Invasion
    May 2 2021

    Sending greetings out into the galaxy might put us at risk of an alien invasion. Is making contact the equivalent of shouting in a jungle full of dangerous creatures? If so, perhaps we should stay quiet?

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    30 mins

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Thought provoking and a much needed escape

I don't normally write reviews but I just loved this series about the scientific search for extraterrestrial life! I found it very thought provoking, even for someone who thinks a lot about this stuff! The episodes bring you on a journey around all the important ideas - a much needed escape - and there is an impressive line up of scientists who all add something new to the conversation. I enjoyed the balance of including the sceptical arguments - which were quite compelling - and it has led to some lively discussion in this household! Finally, I feel equipped to watch this space in the future, as there are a number of exciting astronomical developments discussed towards the end. Enjoy!

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enjoyable

I enjoyed this podcast. I love the thought of "what is out there? are we really all alone?"

is it just pure luck that we even exist?

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Amazing series.

Very well narrated, very informative while still being extremely interesting to listen to. Looking forward to hearing of future advancements and a second phase to the series.

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looking for ET

Thought provoking and timely as we look for life on Mars and Venus Open Mind needed

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Brilliant & Thoughtful

This podcast will take you on a journey to the stars - if only in your mind. What a fascinating question- are we alone in the universe? Alan Duffy guides us through the thought experiment with enthusiasm and clarity. The inclusion of so many astronomers with differing points of view was particularly valuable!

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Great.

Loved it. But I'm a fan of anything science related. in this case it was brief, fascinating and balanced.

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Loved it

Never have I been so intrigued when looking at the stars then after finishing this.

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Recomend to listeners who want to find the truth

Really love this kinda stuff so interesting and intregues me. The explanations were clear and made me want to keep listening looking for something to continue this.

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Space

Great topics. It was interesting to listen to all the future predictions of space ..

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  • 05-05-2021

nonsense

wategul aargument presented like to look from different angle. It's the gambling in science

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