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Should we fear space aliens?updated: Tue Apr 27 2010 09:27:00

Stephen Hawking's new documentary premiered Sunday night on the Discovery Channel. In it, he claimed that intelligent alien life almost certainly exists and that the search for it is valuable. He also suggested that the potential threats posed by contact with alien intelligence should discourage us from actively sending out messages to the cosmos.

The search for life in outer spaceupdated: Tue Apr 20 2010 16:51:00

SETI Institute's Jill Tarter and her team listen for patterns that may be a sign of intelligence out in space.

What if there's somebody else out there?updated: Tue Apr 20 2010 16:51:00

At this moment we have reached a major turning point for both science and the public at large. The SETI Institute is now offering the world the first taste of raw SETI (Search for Extraterrestrial Intelligence) data collected by the Allen Telescope Array in California. With this we move closer to fulfilling the institute's mission, which is to search for our beginnings and our place among the stars

In search of aliensupdated: Wed Nov 26 2008 12:02:00

Miles O'Brien explores the possibility of intelligent life beyond Earth.

Probing the cosmos: Is anybody out there?updated: Wed Nov 26 2008 12:02:00

From a remote valley in Northern California, Jill Tarter is listening to the universe. Extreme Life in the Martian Arctic?updated: Sun Jun 22 2008 17:00:00

Microbes flourish in the most punishing environments on Earth. Could such exotic life emerge in the frigid arctic plains of Mars?

Bookies give alien life good oddsupdated: Wed Apr 25 2007 10:07:00

British bookmakers have reduced the odds on finding extra-terrestrial intelligence after the discovery of a planet that may be able to sustain life.

Hubble finds new moons, rings around Uranusupdated: Thu Dec 22 2005 12:13:00

New images from the Hubble Space Telescope show the planet Uranus has two additional moons and two faint rings never observed before.

The new and improved SETIupdated: Fri Dec 31 2004 12:32:00

"So what's new with SETI (Search for ExtraTerrestrial Intelligence)?"

Researchers: ET should write, not call updated: Thu Sep 02 2004 15:51:00

A fresh perspective on searching for aliens suggests ET is more likely to send us something akin to a message in a bottle rather than relying on energy-intensive, inefficient radio messages.

Searching for aliens in all the wrong placesupdated: Wed Aug 04 2004 18:53:00

'OUTER SPACE' -- (CNN) 'Now that would be a dateline to write home about. Or how about: "SEA OF TRANQUILITY" or "PLANUM MERIDIANI"? Those wouldn't be too shabby, either.

Private spaceship sets altitude recordupdated: Thu May 13 2004 20:14:00

The ultimate thrill ride could be closer to reality.

Fortune: Four Technologies That Will Shape the Netupdated: Mon Oct 09 2000 00:01:00

The Internet has taken off like a rocket because it's a great platform for innovation. As long as you conform to the basic rules of the Net's digital language, you can enhance it with all sorts of ...

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Fortune: Hard Times: A Letter from 2035 You had the Depression, irrational exuberance, and Okies. It's just the same in 2035, except now updated: Mon Mar 06 2000 00:01:00

They sure gave us plenty of warning: "There's no such thing as a New Economy. You can't repeal the business cycle."

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