A Signal from Proxima Centauri? | SETI Institute

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Well, it might be aliens. Then again, in the tradition of Pogo it might just be us, led astray by our own technology.

A story in Britain’s Guardian newspaper today (December 18) reports that astronomers with the Breakthrough Listen Project – the comprehensive radio SETI search being run out of the University of California at Berkeley – has detected radio emissions from the direction of Proxima Centauri. That’s the closest star system to us, a mere 4.2 light-years away, and it’s known to be accompanied by at least two planets… More about this article in the link below…


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