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S-E-T-T: Search for Extra-Terrestrial TOYS
Published 5/4/2012 in Noah Hammond Blog Author nhammond
At the California Academy of Sciences, kids took turns searching for aliens (toys) in our simulated universe of colored foam. If they didn't find anything on the first try we asked them: "Do you think that means there are no aliens in the there?" "No!" -Said the kids. "Why is that?" "Because we didn't search the whole pool. We have to keep looking!" Then we talked about how at SETI we haven't found any signs of intelligent life outside of Earth yet, but we've only searched a very small part of the Universe, so we also think we should keep looking! This game developed when I... read more ❯