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Space "Treasure Map" Guides E.T. Search

March 3rd, 2016

Episode 432 of 579 episodes

A pair of astrophysicists advise searchers of intelligent life to look in the narrow band of galactic sky from which any alien observers would see Earth transit the sun—a method we use to detect exoplanets. Christopher Intagliata reports.