Podcaster: Steve Nerlich
Title: : Astronomy Without A Telescope: The unlikeliness of being
Organization: Cheap Astronomy
Description: We might be alone, unless it turns out that we aren’t.
History has proved time and again that mathematical modeling is no substitute for a telescope (or other data collection device). Nonetheless, some theoreticians have recently put forward a statistical analysis which suggests that life is probably very rare in the Universe – despite the apparent prevalence of habitable-zone exoplanets, being found by the Kepler mission and other exoplanet search techniques.
Bio: Cheap Astronomy presents a podcast about nothing
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