Confessions of an alien hunter : a scientist's search for extraterrestrial intelligence / Seth Shostak.

Describes the historical and current search for signs of extraterrestrial life in the universe, discussing the technology presently being used and speculating on the probability of success in the near future.

Bibliographic Details
Main Author: Shostak, G. Seth.
Format: Book
Language:English
Published: Washington, D.C. : National Geographic, c2009.
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