Saturday, December 15, 2007

Why SETI Will Fail

The distances, signal levels, and ambient noise make detection virtually impossible. Even SETI admits—on their own Web site—that an extraterrestrial civilization could not detect an Earthly signal with equipment similar to ours. Interestingly, you will also find disingenuous contradictory statements on the same Web page. But these are little more than posturing for continued funding.